Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 88 151 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 27.94% 40.05% 15.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 58.98% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74 101 31
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £18,788 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +3.90%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 220 256 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 69.84% 67.90% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 177 199 99
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,800 £26,450 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £51,000
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Belfast

Java
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Java in Belfast

Java
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Belfast over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Java.

1 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) Spring
3 24 (27.27%) C#
4 22 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 21 (23.86%) SQL
5 21 (23.86%) Python
6 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
7 17 (19.32%) .NET
8 16 (18.18%) Oracle
8 16 (18.18%) CSS
8 16 (18.18%) Degree
8 16 (18.18%) Node.js
9 15 (17.05%) AngularJS
9 15 (17.05%) Linux
10 14 (15.91%) C++
10 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (14.77%) TDD
11 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.64%) SDLC
12 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
12 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
12 12 (13.64%) HTML
12 12 (13.64%) Web Services
12 12 (13.64%) OO
13 11 (12.50%) XML
13 11 (12.50%) Finance
14 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
15 9 (10.23%) Jenkins
15 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS

Java
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.27%) Apache
2 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.27%) IIS
2 2 (2.27%) JBoss
2 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.14%) Confluence
3 1 (1.14%) Documentum
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.14%) FileNet
3 1 (1.14%) Liferay
3 1 (1.14%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.14%) nginx
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) SaaS
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.55%) PaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.14%) IaaS
4 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.95%) Big Data
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.68%) MySQL
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.41%) SQLite
7 2 (2.27%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.14%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.14%) HSQLDB
8 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.82%) JUnit
4 5 (5.68%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.68%) Maven
5 4 (4.55%) Ant
6 3 (3.41%) Gradle
7 2 (2.27%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.27%) JIRA
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.27%) Subversion
7 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.27%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.14%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (1.14%) GitLab
8 1 (1.14%) gulp
8 1 (1.14%) Robot Framework
8 1 (1.14%) Selenium
8 1 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) French Language
4 1 (1.14%) German Language
4 1 (1.14%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (70.45%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.86%) Software Developer
4 10 (11.36%) Java Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Graduate
5 7 (7.95%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.68%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Scala Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.55%) Spring
2 17 (19.32%) .NET
3 16 (18.18%) CSS
3 16 (18.18%) Node.js
4 15 (17.05%) AngularJS
5 12 (13.64%) HTML
5 12 (13.64%) Web Services
6 11 (12.50%) XML
7 8 (9.09%) JSON
7 8 (9.09%) React
8 7 (7.95%) J2EE
9 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.82%) HTML5
9 6 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.68%) REST
11 4 (4.55%) JAX-RS
11 4 (4.55%) JAX-WS
11 4 (4.55%) JMS
11 4 (4.55%) Spring Batch
11 4 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.14%) Fintech
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) Unix
3 5 (5.68%) Android
3 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (14.77%) TDD
5 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.64%) OO
5 12 (13.64%) SDLC
6 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (10.23%) Scrum
8 7 (7.95%) Analytics
8 7 (7.95%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.82%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (6.82%) DevOps
9 6 (6.82%) Open Source
9 6 (6.82%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.82%) SOA
10 5 (5.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (5.68%) OOD
11 4 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) C#
2 21 (23.86%) Python
2 21 (23.86%) SQL
3 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.91%) C++
5 7 (7.95%) Scala
6 6 (6.82%) Ruby
7 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.55%) Kotlin
8 4 (4.55%) Perl
8 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.41%) Java 8
10 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.14%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.14%) Groovy
11 1 (1.14%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.41%) PhD
4 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.14%) Ansible
2 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.14%) Grafana
2 1 (1.14%) Kibana
2 1 (1.14%) logstash
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.14%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) IBM
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) ATG
3 3 (3.41%) MuleSoft
3 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe
5 1 (1.14%) BT
5 1 (1.14%) Capita
5 1 (1.14%) FatWire
5 1 (1.14%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.14%) New Relic
5 1 (1.14%) OpenText
5 1 (1.14%) Sencha
5 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.14%) Vignette
5 1 (1.14%) Xerox