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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 52 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.10% 19.62% 20.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.17% 31.96% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 34
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
96 97 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 59.26% 61.39% 59.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 116
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +4 47 £38,500 -23.00% 10
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (52.38%) SQL
2 29 (46.03%) Degree
3 28 (44.44%) Python
4 25 (39.68%) C++
4 25 (39.68%) Software Engineering
5 21 (33.33%) HTML
5 21 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 18 (28.57%) Finance
6 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
7 17 (26.98%) Linux
8 16 (25.40%) OO
8 16 (25.40%) CSS
8 16 (25.40%) Management Information System
8 16 (25.40%) Analytics
8 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
9 14 (22.22%) UNIX
10 13 (20.63%) C#
10 13 (20.63%) Ruby
11 12 (19.05%) Economics
11 12 (19.05%) Operations Research
11 12 (19.05%) .NET
11 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (17.46%) User Experience
12 11 (17.46%) Oracle
12 11 (17.46%) SAP
12 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
12 11 (17.46%) Rapid7
12 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
12 11 (17.46%) Social Media

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.46%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.70%) SAS
2 8 (12.70%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.76%) NetWeaver
5 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) SPSS
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.59%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.17%) SaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Network Security
1 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
1 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.59%) DMZ
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 9 (14.29%) QlikView
3 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.94%) Big Data
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (4.76%) Informix
8 2 (3.17%) MySQL
9 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Selenium
2 5 (7.94%) Ant
2 5 (7.94%) JUnit
2 5 (7.94%) Maven
3 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.35%) Metasploit
4 3 (4.76%) PVCS
4 3 (4.76%) TestNG
4 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.17%) Capybara
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.17%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.59%) Xcode
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Mockito
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.29%) Retail
2 9 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Graduate
6 5 (7.94%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Web Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Automation Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Data Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (25.40%) CSS
3 12 (19.05%) .NET
4 10 (15.87%) XML
5 8 (12.70%) Web Services
6 7 (11.11%) JDBC
6 7 (11.11%) J2EE
7 6 (9.52%) Spring
8 5 (7.94%) JSP
8 5 (7.94%) Servlets
8 5 (7.94%) JSON
9 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.35%) SOAP
10 3 (4.76%) EJB
10 3 (4.76%) JMS
10 3 (4.76%) jQuery
10 3 (4.76%) JAX-WS
10 3 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
10 3 (4.76%) RESTful
11 2 (3.17%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (25.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (19.05%) Economics
3 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (17.46%) User Experience
4 11 (17.46%) Social Media
5 10 (15.87%) Visualisation
6 8 (12.70%) Data Extraction
6 8 (12.70%) Algorithms
7 5 (7.94%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.94%) Open Source
8 4 (6.35%) iPad
8 4 (6.35%) iPhone
8 4 (6.35%) Statistics
8 4 (6.35%) Physics
8 4 (6.35%) Chemistry
8 4 (6.35%) Psychology
8 4 (6.35%) GIS
9 3 (4.76%) BBC
9 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.98%) Linux
2 14 (22.22%) UNIX
3 5 (7.94%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.35%) Android
4 4 (6.35%) Windows
5 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.17%) Solaris
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Software Engineering
2 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.40%) OO
3 16 (25.40%) Analytics
4 12 (19.05%) Operations Research
5 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
6 9 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Demand Forecasting
7 8 (12.70%) Customer Analytics
8 7 (11.11%) Validation
9 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.52%) Scrum
9 6 (9.52%) SOA
10 5 (7.94%) OOD
10 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.94%) Computer Security
10 5 (7.94%) User Stories
10 5 (7.94%) MapReduce
10 5 (7.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) SQL
2 28 (44.44%) Python
3 25 (39.68%) C++
4 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.63%) C#
5 13 (20.63%) Ruby
6 9 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 8 (12.70%) VBA
8 4 (6.35%) R
8 4 (6.35%) Objective-C
8 4 (6.35%) Perl
9 3 (4.76%) PHP
9 3 (4.76%) C
9 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) VB
10 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) MBA
2 8 (12.70%) CIMA
3 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
3 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.17%) Xen
2 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Nmap
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle
1 11 (17.46%) SAP
1 11 (17.46%) Rapid7
2 9 (14.29%) Tableau
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.94%) IBM
5 4 (6.35%) Google
5 4 (6.35%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.76%) Sony
6 3 (4.76%) Apple
6 3 (4.76%) Yahoo!
6 3 (4.76%) Facebook
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Sencha
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