Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 105 121 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 27.27% 33.33% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.32% 59.31% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 92 55
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -36.54% +51.16%
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% -36.54% +51.16%

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 274 204 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 71.17% 56.20% 73.66%
Number of salaries quoted 196 166 107
Belfast median annual salary £39,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,125 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,625 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% +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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 39 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 32 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.48%) Spring
3 30 (28.57%) Oracle
3 30 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 27 (25.71%) SQL
5 26 (24.76%) HTML
6 24 (22.86%) CSS
6 24 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (20.95%) Node.js
8 20 (19.05%) BDD
8 20 (19.05%) Spring Boot
8 20 (19.05%) Unix
8 20 (19.05%) C#
8 20 (19.05%) Workflow
9 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
9 19 (18.10%) Python
10 18 (17.14%) PL/SQL
10 18 (17.14%) Docker
10 18 (17.14%) Test Automation
11 17 (16.19%) React
11 17 (16.19%) .NET
12 16 (15.24%) Finance
12 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
12 16 (15.24%) AngularJS
12 16 (15.24%) QA
12 16 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (14.29%) Web Services
14 14 (13.33%) XML
14 14 (13.33%) Oracle Forms

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 14 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.90%) Apache
2 2 (1.90%) Confluence
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.95%) nginx
3 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (6.67%) npm
4 6 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.95%) IaaS
5 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.95%) HTTP
1 1 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (0.95%) SSL
1 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.57%) MySQL
4 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.71%) Ingres
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) SQLite
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.95%) Flink
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) HSQLDB
8 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) JDeveloper
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.52%) GitLab
2 10 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.62%) JUnit
4 7 (6.67%) Mockito
5 6 (5.71%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (5.71%) Protractor
5 6 (5.71%) Subversion
6 3 (2.86%) JIRA
7 2 (1.90%) Selenium
8 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.95%) Grunt
8 1 (0.95%) gulp
8 1 (0.95%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.95%) VisualVM
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Banking
2 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (66.67%) Developer
2 28 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 27 (25.71%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Consultant
4 10 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) E-Business Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (7.62%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Angular Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Junior
8 6 (5.71%) Junior Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) E-Business Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Technical Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.48%) Spring
2 26 (24.76%) HTML
3 24 (22.86%) CSS
4 22 (20.95%) Node.js
5 20 (19.05%) Spring Boot
6 17 (16.19%) .NET
6 17 (16.19%) React
7 16 (15.24%) AngularJS
8 15 (14.29%) Web Services
9 14 (13.33%) XML
10 12 (11.43%) JSON
11 10 (9.52%) JSON-LD
11 10 (9.52%) Redux
12 9 (8.57%) RESTful
13 7 (6.67%) HTML5
13 7 (6.67%) Middleware
13 7 (6.67%) SOAP
13 7 (6.67%) Spring Batch
14 6 (5.71%) LESS
14 6 (5.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.81%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.81%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.86%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Unix
2 8 (7.62%) Android
2 8 (7.62%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.62%) Linux
3 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 20 (19.05%) BDD
3 20 (19.05%) Workflow
4 18 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 16 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
6 14 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (13.33%) ERP
6 14 (13.33%) Scrum
6 14 (13.33%) TDD
6 14 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 12 (11.43%) Front End Development
8 9 (8.57%) Change Management
8 9 (8.57%) ITIL
8 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.62%) Android Development
9 8 (7.62%) iOS Development
10 7 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (25.71%) SQL
3 20 (19.05%) C#
4 19 (18.10%) Python
5 18 (17.14%) PL/SQL
6 12 (11.43%) Perl
7 10 (9.52%) C++
8 9 (8.57%) C
8 9 (8.57%) PHP
8 9 (8.57%) Ruby
9 6 (5.71%) Objective-C
9 6 (5.71%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.95%) Groovy
12 1 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.95%) ISEB
3 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.24%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) GDPR
3 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.90%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) Grafana
1 10 (9.52%) Kibana
1 10 (9.52%) Prometheus
1 10 (9.52%) Zipkin
2 7 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.86%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.95%) Ansible
4 1 (0.95%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) Oracle
2 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.52%) New Relic
4 4 (3.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) BT
5 1 (0.95%) Capita
5 1 (0.95%) Greenplum
5 1 (0.95%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.95%) HP
5 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.95%) VMware