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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 60 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 35.09% 35.24% 46.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.77% 50.00% 64.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 12
Median salary £48,750 £65,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 50.29% 70.48% 72.58%
Number of salaries quoted 56 59 36
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 57 £50,000 -23.07% 5
County Londonderry - 3 £32,750 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle
3 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 18 (26.09%) Spring
4 18 (26.09%) J2EE
5 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
6 15 (21.74%) WebSphere
7 14 (20.29%) Linux
7 14 (20.29%) JMS
8 13 (18.84%) Hibernate
9 12 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 12 (17.39%) HTML
9 12 (17.39%) Degree
10 11 (15.94%) Java EE 5
10 11 (15.94%) TDD
10 11 (15.94%) JSF
11 10 (14.49%) EJB
11 10 (14.49%) CSS
11 10 (14.49%) JDBC
11 10 (14.49%) EJB 3.0
11 10 (14.49%) Open Source
11 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
11 10 (14.49%) JAX-WS
12 9 (13.04%) Data Protection
12 9 (13.04%) XML
12 9 (13.04%) SAP
12 9 (13.04%) Unix
12 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server

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 15 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.04%) NetWeaver
2 9 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.45%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) NAS
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.80%) Big Data
3 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.45%) HSQLDB
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) PVCS
2 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 3 (4.35%) Selenium
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.90%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Buildr
5 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.45%) JBehave
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (13.04%) Banking
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Front Office
3 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (63.77%) Developer
2 32 (46.38%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Architect
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Java Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Test Automation Specialist
8 2 (2.90%) Test Scripter
8 2 (2.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) J2EE
1 18 (26.09%) Spring
2 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
3 14 (20.29%) JMS
4 13 (18.84%) Hibernate
5 12 (17.39%) HTML
6 11 (15.94%) Java EE 5
6 11 (15.94%) JSF
7 10 (14.49%) CSS
7 10 (14.49%) EJB
7 10 (14.49%) EJB 3.0
7 10 (14.49%) JAX-WS
7 10 (14.49%) JDBC
8 9 (13.04%) XML
9 8 (11.59%) Ajax
9 8 (11.59%) JSP
10 7 (10.14%) JSON
10 7 (10.14%) Silverlight
11 6 (8.70%) jQuery
11 6 (8.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Social Media
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) Derivative
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (2.90%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
2 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) TDD
4 10 (14.49%) Open Source
5 9 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
6 8 (11.59%) UML
7 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (10.14%) User Stories
7 7 (10.14%) Web Development
8 6 (8.70%) Multithreading
8 6 (8.70%) MVC
8 6 (8.70%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (7.25%) Presales
9 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 12 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) Python
5 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.90%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) C
8 1 (1.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.80%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) IBM
2 9 (13.04%) SAP
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Cognizant
5 4 (5.80%) Actimize
6 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe
7 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.45%) Coverity
7 1 (1.45%) Google
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.45%) VMware
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