The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 30 68 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.04% 23.61% 18.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.55% 37.99% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 24
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £28,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 179 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.43% 62.15% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 111 70
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -3 26 £42,500 +3.65% 6
County Armagh - 1 £27,500 -
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Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 28 (46.67%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) Linux
3 16 (26.67%) Oracle
3 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 15 (25.00%) C++
4 15 (25.00%) HTML
4 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.00%) Degree
5 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
6 11 (18.33%) Web Services
7 10 (16.67%) .NET
8 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (13.33%) CSS
8 8 (13.33%) C
8 8 (13.33%) C#
8 8 (13.33%) Python
8 8 (13.33%) Ruby
8 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (11.67%) HTML5
9 7 (11.67%) Spring
9 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
9 7 (11.67%) OO
9 7 (11.67%) XML
9 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
10 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.00%) JSP
10 6 (10.00%) J2EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (5.00%) Apache
1 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.00%) Node.js
1 3 (5.00%) nginx
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.33%) SAS
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Wireless
1 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.67%) 4G
3 3 (5.00%) HTTP
4 2 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) 3G
5 1 (1.67%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.00%) MySQL
5 4 (6.67%) Big Data
5 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Informix
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.00%) HSQLDB
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.33%) Selenium
2 2 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (6.67%) Front Office
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Developer
2 26 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.00%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 11 (18.33%) Web Services
3 10 (16.67%) .NET
4 8 (13.33%) CSS
5 7 (11.67%) HTML5
5 7 (11.67%) Spring
5 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (11.67%) XML
6 6 (10.00%) JSP
6 6 (10.00%) J2EE
7 4 (6.67%) OSGi
7 4 (6.67%) Struts
8 3 (5.00%) JSF
8 3 (5.00%) JTA
8 3 (5.00%) Servlets
8 3 (5.00%) JMS
8 3 (5.00%) CSS3
8 3 (5.00%) Struts2
8 3 (5.00%) Java EE
8 3 (5.00%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) iSeries
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (5.00%) UNIX
4 2 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (11.67%) OO
4 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.33%) OOD
4 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (8.33%) System Testing
5 4 (6.67%) Kanban
6 3 (5.00%) MVC
6 3 (5.00%) Scrum
6 3 (5.00%) OOP
6 3 (5.00%) SOA
6 3 (5.00%) Time Management
7 2 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.33%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) Analytics
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
7 2 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) C++
2 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.33%) C
3 8 (13.33%) C#
3 8 (13.33%) Python
3 8 (13.33%) Ruby
4 5 (8.33%) Perl
5 4 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 4 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 4 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 3 (5.00%) PowerHouse
7 2 (3.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) R
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) HL7
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (1.67%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Splunk
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos
5 1 (1.67%) Sybase
5 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.67%) Informatica
5 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
5 1 (1.67%) Talend
5 1 (1.67%) Green Hat
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