The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.66% 4.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 4.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

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 182 95 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 94.30% 97.94% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 152 60 66
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 April 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 27 April 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
4 7 (53.85%) OO
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Kanban
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 4 (30.77%) C++
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) Advertising
6 4 (30.77%) LAMP
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Docker
6 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 4 (30.77%) GitHub
6 4 (30.77%) Programmatic Advertising
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) JMS
7 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
7 3 (23.08%) J2EE
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) Data Protection

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 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PVCS
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) JMS
3 2 (15.38%) Java EE
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) EJB
4 1 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE 5
4 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
4 1 (7.69%) JDBC
4 1 (7.69%) JSF
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Energy
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) Programmatic Advertising
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) EAM
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
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