Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Engineer
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.38% 1.01% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Belfast median annual salary £34,500 £53,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.81% - -
County Antrim median annual salary £34,500 £53,750 -
% change year-on-year -35.81% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Permanent vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 351 269 128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 90.57% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 216 206 96
Belfast median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +28.79%
10th Percentile £21,500 £27,250 £23,625
90th Percentile £54,375 £61,250 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.63% - +23.08%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Belfast

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Belfast

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Belfast over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Belfast

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA