The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 1 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 50 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.00% 21.92% 13.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.29% 32.32% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 21
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 99 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 63.20% 67.81% 56.22%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 83
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Java
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Belfast region.

Java Salary Trend in Belfast

Java
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 32 (48.48%) SQL
2 30 (45.45%) Python
3 26 (39.39%) Degree
4 24 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (30.30%) C++
6 20 (30.30%) HTML
7 19 (28.79%) Management Information System
7 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
8 18 (27.27%) Finance
8 18 (27.27%) Analytics
9 17 (25.76%) UNIX
9 17 (25.76%) Linux
9 17 (25.76%) Ruby
10 16 (24.24%) Social Media
10 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 15 (22.73%) XML
11 15 (22.73%) Relational Database
11 15 (22.73%) Rapid7
12 14 (21.21%) CSS
13 13 (19.70%) C#
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle
13 13 (19.70%) Economics
13 13 (19.70%) Operations Research
13 13 (19.70%) User Experience
13 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (18.18%) SDLC
14 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (18.18%) SAP
14 12 (18.18%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.64%) SAS
3 7 (10.61%) WebLogic
4 6 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.55%) NetWeaver
6 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.52%) IIS
8 1 (1.52%) JBoss
8 1 (1.52%) Apache
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.52%) Confluence
8 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
3 4 (6.06%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.52%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 6 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.55%) Network Security
2 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (1.52%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 10 (15.15%) RDBMS
3 9 (13.64%) QlikView
3 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
6 6 (9.09%) Big Data
6 6 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.55%) MySQL
9 3 (4.55%) Informix
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Ant
1 7 (10.61%) Maven
2 6 (9.09%) Selenium
2 6 (9.09%) Metasploit
2 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.58%) JUnit
4 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.55%) Capybara
5 3 (4.55%) TestNG
5 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.55%) PVCS
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.03%) JDeveloper
6 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.52%) Mockito
7 1 (1.52%) JIRA
7 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Marketing
3 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Software Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Development Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Graduate
7 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Data Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Development Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Development Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.03%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) HTML
2 15 (22.73%) XML
3 14 (21.21%) CSS
4 10 (15.15%) .NET
4 10 (15.15%) Web Services
5 7 (10.61%) Spring
5 7 (10.61%) JSON
5 7 (10.61%) JDBC
6 6 (9.09%) SOAP
7 5 (7.58%) JSP
7 5 (7.58%) Servlets
7 5 (7.58%) J2EE
8 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.06%) RESTful
9 3 (4.55%) jQuery
9 3 (4.55%) JAX-WS
9 3 (4.55%) EJB 3.0
9 3 (4.55%) EJB
9 3 (4.55%) JMS
10 2 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Management Information System
1 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.24%) Social Media
3 13 (19.70%) Economics
3 13 (19.70%) User Experience
3 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (15.15%) Visualisation
5 9 (13.64%) iPad
5 9 (13.64%) iPhone
6 8 (12.12%) Data Extraction
6 8 (12.12%) BBC
6 8 (12.12%) Smartphone
6 8 (12.12%) Algorithms
7 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.58%) Physics
8 5 (7.58%) Chemistry
8 5 (7.58%) Psychology
8 5 (7.58%) Statistics
8 5 (7.58%) GIS
9 3 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) UNIX
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Android
3 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.58%) Windows
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) Analytics
4 13 (19.70%) Operations Research
5 12 (18.18%) OO
5 12 (18.18%) SDLC
6 11 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.64%) Data Analysis
9 8 (12.12%) Scrum
9 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Customer Analytics
9 8 (12.12%) Android Development
9 8 (12.12%) iOS Development
9 8 (12.12%) Mobile Development
9 8 (12.12%) Demand Forecasting
10 7 (10.61%) Open Source
10 7 (10.61%) Validation
10 7 (10.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) SQL
2 30 (45.45%) Python
3 20 (30.30%) C++
4 17 (25.76%) Ruby
5 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 13 (19.70%) C#
7 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
8 8 (12.12%) VBA
8 8 (12.12%) Objective-C
9 6 (9.09%) Perl
10 4 (6.06%) PHP
10 4 (6.06%) R
11 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.03%) C
13 1 (1.52%) VB
13 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) CIMA
2 8 (12.12%) MBA
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.52%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 7 (10.61%) SLA
3 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Nmap
2 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Rapid7
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle
3 12 (18.18%) SAP
4 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.64%) Google
5 9 (13.64%) Tableau
6 8 (12.12%) Facebook
6 8 (12.12%) Yahoo!
6 8 (12.12%) Apple
6 8 (12.12%) Sony
7 7 (10.61%) VMware
8 5 (7.58%) Business Objects
9 4 (6.06%) IBM
10 1 (1.52%) HP
10 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.52%) New Relic
10 1 (1.52%) Sencha
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