Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 1
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 119 59 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 33.33% 19.80% 42.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.12% 37.58% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 46
Belfast median annual salary £34,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.41% -7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12,500 £30,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £72,625 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £34,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -25.41% -7.50% +11.11%

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 258 157 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 72.27% 52.68% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 155 117 75
Belfast median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -5.88% +19.72%
10th Percentile £12,500 £27,950 £23,800
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -11.25% -3.03% +17.86%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 39 (32.77%) Finance
2 38 (31.93%) Spring
2 38 (31.93%) SQL
3 37 (31.09%) JavaScript
4 36 (30.25%) Oracle
5 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (23.53%) HTML
6 28 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 27 (22.69%) Software Engineering
8 26 (21.85%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (21.85%) BDD
9 24 (20.17%) Web Services
9 24 (20.17%) Unix
10 22 (18.49%) CSS
10 22 (18.49%) JSON
10 22 (18.49%) QA
11 20 (16.81%) XML
11 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
11 20 (16.81%) Workflow
12 19 (15.97%) Relational Database
12 19 (15.97%) Spring Boot
12 19 (15.97%) SDLC
13 17 (14.29%) Docker
13 17 (14.29%) C#
14 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (13.45%) Node.js
14 16 (13.45%) Jenkins
14 16 (13.45%) Test Scripting
15 15 (12.61%) JIRA
15 15 (12.61%) Scrum

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 12 (10.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.36%) GemFire
2 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.84%) Confluence
4 1 (0.84%) JBoss
4 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (7.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (7.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.88%) npm
3 5 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) HTTP
1 1 (0.84%) Internet
1 1 (0.84%) SSL
1 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.97%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (10.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 12 (10.08%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.04%) Big Data
3 6 (5.04%) Ingres
3 6 (5.04%) MySQL
3 6 (5.04%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.52%) KDB
5 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.84%) Flink
5 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.61%) JIRA
3 12 (10.08%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.08%) GitLab
3 12 (10.08%) JDeveloper
3 12 (10.08%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (10.08%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (7.56%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.88%) JUnit
5 7 (5.88%) Mockito
6 6 (5.04%) Jasmine
6 6 (5.04%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (5.04%) Protractor
6 6 (5.04%) Subversion
7 4 (3.36%) Maven
7 4 (3.36%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.52%) Selenium
9 1 (0.84%) Grunt
9 1 (0.84%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (32.77%) Finance
2 15 (12.61%) Telecoms
3 14 (11.76%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Front Office
4 7 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.04%) Legal
5 6 (5.04%) Prime Brokerage
6 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (63.87%) Developer
2 42 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.85%) Software Developer
4 14 (11.76%) Consultant
4 14 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (7.56%) E-Business Consultant
5 9 (7.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (7.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 7 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Angular Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Junior
7 6 (5.04%) Junior Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) Junior Technical Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (4.20%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Java Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.36%) QA Leader
9 4 (3.36%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.93%) Spring
2 28 (23.53%) HTML
3 24 (20.17%) Web Services
4 22 (18.49%) CSS
4 22 (18.49%) JSON
5 20 (16.81%) XML
6 19 (15.97%) Spring Boot
7 16 (13.45%) Node.js
8 14 (11.76%) React
9 13 (10.92%) SOAP
10 12 (10.08%) AngularJS
10 12 (10.08%) JSON-LD
10 12 (10.08%) RESTful
11 11 (9.24%) JMS
11 11 (9.24%) jQuery
12 9 (7.56%) Middleware
12 9 (7.56%) Redux
13 7 (5.88%) .NET
13 7 (5.88%) HTML5
13 7 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.08%) Virtual Team
3 11 (9.24%) Derivative
3 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (9.24%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.56%) Credit Derivative
5 5 (4.20%) User Experience
6 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.84%) Equities
6 1 (0.84%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.17%) Unix
2 7 (5.88%) Windows
3 6 (5.04%) Android
3 6 (5.04%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.04%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 27 (22.69%) Software Engineering
4 26 (21.85%) BDD
5 20 (16.81%) Workflow
6 19 (15.97%) SDLC
7 16 (13.45%) Test Scripting
8 15 (12.61%) Scrum
9 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (10.08%) ERP
9 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
9 12 (10.08%) TDD
9 12 (10.08%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (9.24%) Multithreading
11 9 (7.56%) Change Management
11 9 (7.56%) Defect Tracking
11 9 (7.56%) ITIL
11 9 (7.56%) Manual Testing
11 9 (7.56%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (7.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.93%) SQL
2 37 (31.09%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.29%) C#
4 13 (10.92%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.56%) Perl
6 7 (5.88%) PHP
7 6 (5.04%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.36%) C
8 4 (3.36%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.36%) Python
8 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.52%) Ruby
10 2 (1.68%) C++
11 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) ISEB
1 10 (8.40%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.04%) Degree
3 1 (0.84%) CEH
3 1 (0.84%) CISSP
3 1 (0.84%) CSSLP
3 1 (0.84%) GIAC
3 1 (0.84%) GSEC
3 1 (0.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.49%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) GDPR
2 1 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (0.84%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (10.08%) Grafana
1 12 (10.08%) Kibana
1 12 (10.08%) Prometheus
1 12 (10.08%) Zipkin
2 5 (4.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (30.25%) Oracle
2 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.08%) New Relic
4 4 (3.36%) IBM
5 3 (2.52%) Sencha
6 2 (1.68%) Murex
7 1 (0.84%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.84%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.84%) HP