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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 13 1
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Java 69 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 45.39% 11.03% 39.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.02% 26.32% 62.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 20
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £30,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 121 57 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 79.61% 41.91% 62.40%
Number of salaries quoted 89 52 41
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Java.

1 79 (52.67%) SQL
2 58 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (30.67%) Unix
4 40 (26.67%) Spring
5 36 (24.00%) Oracle
6 35 (23.33%) Relational Database
7 34 (22.67%) Derivative
8 28 (18.67%) FpML
9 27 (18.00%) Software Engineering
9 27 (18.00%) Finance
10 26 (17.33%) XML
11 25 (16.67%) Workflow
12 23 (15.33%) JIRA
12 23 (15.33%) SDLC
13 22 (14.67%) C++
14 21 (14.00%) QA
15 20 (13.33%) RDBMS
15 20 (13.33%) MVC
16 19 (12.67%) Murex
16 19 (12.67%) Perl
16 19 (12.67%) JSON
16 19 (12.67%) Murex MxML
16 19 (12.67%) BDD
16 19 (12.67%) Workflow Development
17 18 (12.00%) C#
17 18 (12.00%) Struts
17 18 (12.00%) Web Services
17 18 (12.00%) Scrum
18 17 (11.33%) Spring MVC
18 17 (11.33%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (6.00%) GemFire
2 6 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.67%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.00%) SAS
4 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.67%) GitHub
3 1 (0.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
1 1 (0.67%) Internet
1 1 (0.67%) NAS
1 1 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.33%) Relational Database
2 20 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 14 (9.33%) Big Data
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.33%) MySQL
5 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.67%) Cloudera CDH
7 3 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.00%) Data Mart
7 3 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (15.33%) JIRA
2 14 (9.33%) Cucumber
3 11 (7.33%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.67%) Maven
5 9 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.00%) TeamCity
6 6 (4.00%) JDeveloper
6 6 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.67%) Selenium
8 2 (1.33%) GitLab
General
1 27 (18.00%) Finance
2 16 (10.67%) Banking
3 15 (10.00%) Retail
4 11 (7.33%) Front Office
5 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.33%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.67%) Advertising
8 3 (2.00%) Marketing
9 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.33%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (62.00%) Developer
2 61 (40.67%) Java Developer
3 17 (11.33%) Software Developer
4 16 (10.67%) Architect
4 16 (10.67%) Murex Developer
5 14 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 13 (8.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (7.33%) Java Architect
8 9 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (5.33%) C++ Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Consultant
10 7 (4.67%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (4.67%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
11 6 (4.00%) E-Business Consultant
11 6 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.00%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.67%) Spring
2 28 (18.67%) FpML
3 26 (17.33%) XML
4 19 (12.67%) JSON
4 19 (12.67%) Murex MxML
5 18 (12.00%) Struts
5 18 (12.00%) Web Services
6 17 (11.33%) Spring MVC
7 14 (9.33%) JMS
8 12 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 11 (7.33%) RESTful
10 10 (6.67%) HTML
10 10 (6.67%) Middleware
11 9 (6.00%) .NET
11 9 (6.00%) JDBC
12 7 (4.67%) WPF
13 5 (3.33%) CSS
13 5 (3.33%) J2EE
13 5 (3.33%) Java EE
13 5 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.67%) Derivative
2 17 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 14 (9.33%) Credit Derivative
6 11 (7.33%) Algorithms
7 8 (5.33%) User Experience
8 7 (4.67%) Data Structures
9 6 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (3.33%) Computer Science
11 3 (2.00%) Equities
12 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.67%) Smart Energy
12 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.67%) Unix
2 11 (7.33%) Windows
3 8 (5.33%) Linux
4 4 (2.67%) Android
5 3 (2.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (18.00%) Software Engineering
3 25 (16.67%) Workflow
4 23 (15.33%) SDLC
5 20 (13.33%) MVC
6 19 (12.67%) BDD
6 19 (12.67%) Workflow Development
7 18 (12.00%) Scrum
8 16 (10.67%) Multithreading
8 16 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.00%) OO
9 15 (10.00%) TDD
9 15 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 14 (9.33%) Manual Testing
10 14 (9.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (9.33%) Test Scripting
11 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (8.67%) Defect Tracking
12 12 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 79 (52.67%) SQL
2 22 (14.67%) C++
3 19 (12.67%) Perl
4 18 (12.00%) C#
5 15 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.33%) PL/SQL
7 12 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.00%) Scala
9 5 (3.33%) Python
10 4 (2.67%) PHP
10 4 (2.67%) Ruby
11 3 (2.00%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.00%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.00%) R
11 3 (2.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.00%) VB
12 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) ISEB
1 13 (8.67%) ISTQB
2 11 (7.33%) Degree
3 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.67%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Grafana
1 2 (1.33%) Kibana
1 2 (1.33%) Prometheus
1 2 (1.33%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 36 (24.00%) Oracle
2 19 (12.67%) Murex
3 13 (8.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.67%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.67%) Datameer
4 4 (2.67%) Tableau
5 3 (2.00%) ATG
5 3 (2.00%) Demandware
5 3 (2.00%) hybris
6 2 (1.33%) New Relic
7 1 (0.67%) VMware
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