The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 18 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 10 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.17% 5.22% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 5.34% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 9
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
Java Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 131 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.33% 97.76% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 124
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +5 10 £38,750 +29.16% 6
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
3 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (46.15%) Degree
5 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
5 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 11 (42.31%) CSS
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
7 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 9 (34.62%) Ruby
7 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
8 8 (30.77%) System Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
8 8 (30.77%) Spring
8 8 (30.77%) OO
8 8 (30.77%) Python
8 8 (30.77%) OOD
8 8 (30.77%) C++
8 8 (30.77%) Perl
9 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
10 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 6 (23.08%) Banking
10 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
11 5 (19.23%) IBM
12 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
12 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
12 4 (15.38%) XML

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) NetWeaver
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
1 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) CSS
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 8 (30.77%) Spring
5 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
6 4 (15.38%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) .NET
7 3 (11.54%) JMS
7 3 (11.54%) Swing
8 2 (7.69%) EJB
8 2 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 2 (7.69%) J2EE
8 2 (7.69%) Java EE
8 2 (7.69%) Java EE 5
8 2 (7.69%) JAX-WS
8 2 (7.69%) JDBC
8 2 (7.69%) JSF
8 2 (7.69%) Struts
9 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Energy
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) OOD
3 8 (30.77%) System Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Process Management
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) EAM
7 1 (3.85%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) Ruby
5 8 (30.77%) C++
5 8 (30.77%) Perl
5 8 (30.77%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) Scala
7 2 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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