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

Java
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 100 129 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 26.53% 37.18% 13.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.59% 50.59% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 84 70 26
Belfast median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £95,000 £57,500
County Antrim median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% -2.94%

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 266 255 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 70.56% 73.49% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 212 157 110
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -5.81% -3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £59,500 £50,250
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -3.85%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (28.00%) Spring
3 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (27.00%) SQL
4 27 (27.00%) C#
5 26 (26.00%) Linux
6 23 (23.00%) HTML
6 23 (23.00%) CSS
7 22 (22.00%) OO
7 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
8 19 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (19.00%) TDD
9 18 (18.00%) Oracle
9 18 (18.00%) Node.js
10 17 (17.00%) JSON
10 17 (17.00%) Python
10 17 (17.00%) Mentoring
11 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
12 15 (15.00%) Web Services
12 15 (15.00%) XML
13 14 (14.00%) AngularJS
14 13 (13.00%) Computer Science
14 13 (13.00%) DevOps
15 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (12.00%) React
15 12 (12.00%) REST
16 11 (11.00%) Open Source
16 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
16 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (5.00%) Confluence
2 3 (3.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (3.00%) IIS
2 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.00%) Documentum
4 1 (1.00%) Drupal
4 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.00%) FileNet
4 1 (1.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) Liferay
4 1 (1.00%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.00%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) SaaS
3 5 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.00%) npm
5 2 (2.00%) Yarn
6 1 (1.00%) IaaS
6 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) SMPP
3 1 (1.00%) SMS
3 1 (1.00%) SSH
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) Big Data
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.00%) Blockchain
4 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.00%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.00%) JUnit
3 9 (9.00%) Maven
4 7 (7.00%) JIRA
5 6 (6.00%) Gradle
5 6 (6.00%) Subversion
6 5 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.00%) Ant
8 3 (3.00%) Selenium
8 3 (3.00%) Spock
8 3 (3.00%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.00%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.00%) gulp
9 1 (1.00%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.00%) TestNG
9 1 (1.00%) VisualVM
9 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.00%) Xcode
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.00%) Front Office
7 1 (1.00%) French Language
7 1 (1.00%) German Language
7 1 (1.00%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (68.00%) Developer
2 52 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.00%) Software Developer
4 13 (13.00%) Java Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Security Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Java Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.00%) Spring
2 23 (23.00%) CSS
2 23 (23.00%) HTML
3 18 (18.00%) Node.js
4 17 (17.00%) JSON
5 15 (15.00%) Web Services
5 15 (15.00%) XML
6 14 (14.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (12.00%) React
7 12 (12.00%) REST
8 10 (10.00%) HTML5
9 8 (8.00%) .NET
10 7 (7.00%) JAX-RS
10 7 (7.00%) JAX-WS
11 6 (6.00%) J2EE
11 6 (6.00%) Redux
11 6 (6.00%) RESTful
11 6 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (5.00%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.00%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (7.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (6.00%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
7 4 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.00%) Fintech
9 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.00%) Replication
9 1 (1.00%) Smartcard
9 1 (1.00%) User Experience
9 1 (1.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Linux
2 9 (9.00%) Unix
3 6 (6.00%) Windows
4 4 (4.00%) Android
4 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.00%) CentOS
5 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (22.00%) OO
4 19 (19.00%) TDD
5 17 (17.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (13.00%) DevOps
7 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.00%) Open Source
7 11 (11.00%) SDLC
7 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.00%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (7.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.00%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.00%) Scrum
11 6 (6.00%) Analytics
11 6 (6.00%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (27.00%) C#
2 27 (27.00%) SQL
3 17 (17.00%) Python
4 10 (10.00%) C++
5 9 (9.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.00%) Java 8
6 8 (8.00%) Scala
7 7 (7.00%) Ruby
8 6 (6.00%) Perl
9 5 (5.00%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.00%) C
10 2 (2.00%) ES6
10 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.00%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.00%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) CISSP
2 5 (5.00%) OSCP
2 5 (5.00%) SANS
3 4 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Ansible
1 6 (6.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.00%) logstash
2 1 (1.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.00%) ATG
3 3 (3.00%) IBM
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe
5 1 (1.00%) FatWire
5 1 (1.00%) FXall
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.00%) OpenText
5 1 (1.00%) Reuters
5 1 (1.00%) Sencha
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.00%) Vignette
5 1 (1.00%) VMware
5 1 (1.00%) Xerox