Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Developer
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 14 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.01% 2.91% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 3.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Belfast median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
County Antrim median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 327 258 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 93.70% 93.82% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 262 192 110
Belfast median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,525 £25,000 £21,100
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% +14.75%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Belfast

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Belfast

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Belfast over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Belfast

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) Kanban
7 4 (28.57%) GitHub
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) Advertising
7 4 (28.57%) LAMP
7 4 (28.57%) C++
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) Docker
7 4 (28.57%) Programmatic Advertising
8 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
8 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Unix
8 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 3 (21.43%) Retail
9 2 (14.29%) Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Finance

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) GemFire
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) KDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (28.57%) Advertising
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) FpML
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) JDBC
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
1 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) Programmatic Advertising
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sencha