The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 2 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 69 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.73% 26.76% 11.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.36% 43.68% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60 33 10
Median salary £38,750 £65,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.38% +108.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
137 87 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 49.10% 61.27% 65.59%
Number of salaries quoted 127 71 38
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Java
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Java Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Java
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Java
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +4 69 £38,750 -40.38% 6
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Java.

1 53 (42.74%) SQL
2 36 (29.03%) Software Engineering
3 33 (26.61%) Oracle
4 31 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (18.55%) PL/SQL
6 22 (17.74%) J2EE
6 22 (17.74%) Spring
7 20 (16.13%) AngularJS
7 20 (16.13%) HTML
7 20 (16.13%) JMS
7 20 (16.13%) TDD
8 19 (15.32%) JavaScript
8 19 (15.32%) WebSphere
8 19 (15.32%) Relational Database
9 18 (14.52%) Degree
10 17 (13.71%) Banking
10 17 (13.71%) Linux
11 16 (12.90%) CSS
11 16 (12.90%) XML
11 16 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (11.29%) Web Development
12 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
13 13 (10.48%) Hibernate
13 13 (10.48%) Business Analysis
13 13 (10.48%) Data Protection
14 12 (9.68%) Web Services
14 12 (9.68%) Unix
15 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
15 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
15 11 (8.87%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 19 (15.32%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.65%) NetWeaver
3 7 (5.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.84%) JBoss
5 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) HTTP
1 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.61%) NAS
2 2 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.06%) MySQL
4 9 (7.26%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.65%) Big Data
6 6 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.84%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) PVCS
2 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.23%) Selenium
3 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.42%) JIRA
3 3 (2.42%) LabVIEW
3 3 (2.42%) Subversion
4 2 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.81%) JBehave
5 1 (0.81%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.81%) TestComplete
General
1 17 (13.71%) Banking
2 11 (8.87%) Front Office
3 9 (7.26%) Finance
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
5 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (69.35%) Developer
2 59 (47.58%) Java Developer
3 23 (18.55%) Architect
4 18 (14.52%) Senior Developer
5 17 (13.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (12.90%) Java Architect
6 16 (12.90%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.84%) Android Developer
9 5 (4.03%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.03%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (4.03%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (3.23%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Senior Architect
11 3 (2.42%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.42%) Test Automation Specialist
11 3 (2.42%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.74%) J2EE
1 22 (17.74%) Spring
2 20 (16.13%) AngularJS
2 20 (16.13%) HTML
2 20 (16.13%) JMS
3 16 (12.90%) CSS
3 16 (12.90%) XML
4 13 (10.48%) Hibernate
5 12 (9.68%) Web Services
6 11 (8.87%) Java EE 5
6 11 (8.87%) JSON
7 10 (8.06%) Java EE
8 9 (7.26%) .NET
9 8 (6.45%) Spring MVC
10 7 (5.65%) Ajax
10 7 (5.65%) EJB 3.0
10 7 (5.65%) HTML5
10 7 (5.65%) JAX-WS
10 7 (5.65%) JSF
10 7 (5.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.84%) Smart Energy
4 5 (4.03%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.23%) Derivative
5 4 (3.23%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.81%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.71%) Linux
2 12 (9.68%) Unix
3 6 (4.84%) Android
4 2 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) Software Engineering
2 31 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.13%) TDD
4 16 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (11.29%) Web Development
6 13 (10.48%) Business Analysis
6 13 (10.48%) Data Protection
7 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
7 11 (8.87%) Open Source
7 11 (8.87%) Scrum
8 10 (8.06%) UML
9 9 (7.26%) MVC
9 9 (7.26%) OO
9 9 (7.26%) User Stories
10 7 (5.65%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (5.65%) Presales
10 7 (5.65%) TOGAF
10 7 (5.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.74%) SQL
2 23 (18.55%) PL/SQL
3 19 (15.32%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.87%) C++
5 8 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.84%) C#
6 6 (4.84%) Python
6 6 (4.84%) Ruby
6 6 (4.84%) Scala
7 3 (2.42%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.52%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (26.61%) Oracle
2 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.65%) IBM
3 7 (5.65%) SAP
4 5 (4.03%) Cognizant
5 4 (3.23%) Actimize
6 2 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) ATG
7 1 (0.81%) Demandware
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) hybris
7 1 (0.81%) Murex
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
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