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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 1 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 49 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 36.03% 18.56% 14.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.98% 28.80% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 23
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £25,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
UK

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
86 125 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 63.24% 64.43% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 44 81 86
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 48 £43,750 -12.50% 5
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 37 (50.00%) SQL
2 33 (44.59%) Python
3 31 (41.89%) Degree
4 29 (39.19%) Software Engineering
5 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (33.78%) C++
7 24 (32.43%) Computer Science
8 22 (29.73%) HTML
9 19 (25.68%) Linux
9 19 (25.68%) Management Information System
10 18 (24.32%) Finance
10 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 18 (24.32%) Analytics
11 17 (22.97%) Relational Database
11 17 (22.97%) UNIX
11 17 (22.97%) Ruby
12 16 (21.62%) Social Media
12 16 (21.62%) Oracle
12 16 (21.62%) CSS
13 15 (20.27%) XML
13 15 (20.27%) OO
13 15 (20.27%) Rapid7
14 14 (18.92%) SDLC
15 13 (17.57%) .NET
15 13 (17.57%) C#
15 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
15 13 (17.57%) Economics
15 13 (17.57%) Operations Research
15 13 (17.57%) User Experience
15 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.86%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.16%) WebLogic
2 9 (12.16%) SAS
3 6 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) NetWeaver
5 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.35%) JBoss
7 1 (1.35%) Apache
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.35%) Confluence
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 4 (5.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.35%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (4.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) SaaS
5 1 (1.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.11%) Wireshark
2 5 (6.76%) Network Security
3 3 (4.05%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.05%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.51%) RDBMS
3 9 (12.16%) QlikView
3 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.11%) Big Data
5 6 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.76%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.05%) MySQL
8 3 (4.05%) Informix
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Ant
1 7 (9.46%) Maven
2 6 (8.11%) Selenium
2 6 (8.11%) Metasploit
2 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.76%) JUnit
4 4 (5.41%) JDeveloper
4 4 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.05%) TestNG
5 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.05%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.05%) PVCS
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (4.05%) Capybara
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.35%) Mockito
7 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 18 (24.32%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Marketing
3 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Software Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Development Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Applications Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Graduate
6 6 (8.11%) Software Development Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Data Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Test Automation Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Test Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) HTML
2 16 (21.62%) CSS
3 15 (20.27%) XML
4 13 (17.57%) .NET
5 11 (14.86%) Web Services
6 8 (10.81%) Spring
7 7 (9.46%) JSON
7 7 (9.46%) J2EE
7 7 (9.46%) JDBC
7 7 (9.46%) SOAP
8 5 (6.76%) JSP
8 5 (6.76%) Servlets
9 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.41%) RESTful
10 3 (4.05%) jQuery
10 3 (4.05%) JAX-WS
10 3 (4.05%) REST
10 3 (4.05%) EJB
10 3 (4.05%) JMS
10 3 (4.05%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.68%) Management Information System
3 16 (21.62%) Social Media
4 13 (17.57%) Economics
4 13 (17.57%) User Experience
4 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (13.51%) Visualisation
6 9 (12.16%) iPad
6 9 (12.16%) iPhone
7 8 (10.81%) BBC
7 8 (10.81%) Data Extraction
7 8 (10.81%) Smartphone
7 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
8 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
9 5 (6.76%) Physics
9 5 (6.76%) Chemistry
9 5 (6.76%) Psychology
9 5 (6.76%) Statistics
9 5 (6.76%) GIS
10 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Linux
2 17 (22.97%) UNIX
3 9 (12.16%) Android
4 8 (10.81%) Apple iOS
5 6 (8.11%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.76%) Windows
7 1 (1.35%) Solaris
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.32%) Analytics
4 15 (20.27%) OO
5 14 (18.92%) SDLC
6 13 (17.57%) Operations Research
6 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
7 11 (14.86%) Risk Management
8 10 (13.51%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.16%) Data Analysis
10 8 (10.81%) Scrum
10 8 (10.81%) SOA
10 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (10.81%) Customer Analytics
10 8 (10.81%) Android Development
10 8 (10.81%) iOS Development
10 8 (10.81%) Mobile Development
10 8 (10.81%) Demand Forecasting
11 7 (9.46%) Open Source
11 7 (9.46%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) SQL
2 33 (44.59%) Python
3 25 (33.78%) C++
4 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.97%) Ruby
6 13 (17.57%) C#
7 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
8 8 (10.81%) VBA
8 8 (10.81%) Objective-C
9 6 (8.11%) Perl
10 4 (5.41%) PHP
10 4 (5.41%) R
11 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.70%) C
13 1 (1.35%) VB
13 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (41.89%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) CIMA
2 8 (10.81%) MBA
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 7 (9.46%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.05%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (4.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Nmap
2 3 (4.05%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Rapid7
3 12 (16.22%) SAP
4 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.16%) Google
5 9 (12.16%) Tableau
6 8 (10.81%) Facebook
6 8 (10.81%) Yahoo!
6 8 (10.81%) Apple
6 8 (10.81%) Sony
7 7 (9.46%) VMware
8 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
9 4 (5.41%) IBM
10 1 (1.35%) HP
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.35%) New Relic
10 1 (1.35%) Sencha
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