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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 5 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java 44 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.47% 20.57% 9.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.56% 32.73% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 14
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
144 110 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 66.98% 62.86% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 74 85 53
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 0 41 £45,000 +25.00% 9
County Londonderry - 1 £60,000 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (40.54%) HTML
1 30 (40.54%) SQL
2 25 (33.78%) Degree
3 24 (32.43%) Oracle
4 22 (29.73%) CSS
5 21 (28.38%) XML
5 21 (28.38%) Internet
6 18 (24.32%) Web Services
6 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
7 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
8 16 (21.62%) Management Information System
9 15 (20.27%) C++
10 14 (18.92%) .NET
10 14 (18.92%) Relational Database
11 12 (16.22%) Kanban
12 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
12 11 (14.86%) ITIL
12 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
12 11 (14.86%) OO
13 10 (13.51%) IBM
13 10 (13.51%) Project Management
13 10 (13.51%) User Stories
14 9 (12.16%) SaaS
14 9 (12.16%) Silverlight
14 9 (12.16%) Use Case
14 9 (12.16%) Intranet
14 9 (12.16%) Business Analysis
14 9 (12.16%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (12.16%) Apache
2 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.46%) FileNet
3 7 (9.46%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) Node.js
6 2 (2.70%) nginx
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.35%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) Internet
2 9 (12.16%) Intranet
3 8 (10.81%) HTTP
4 7 (9.46%) DNS
5 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.41%) Wireless
7 1 (1.35%) 3G
7 1 (1.35%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (10.81%) Big Data
4 7 (9.46%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
5 4 (5.41%) DB2
6 2 (2.70%) HSQLDB
6 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.35%) JMeter
2 1 (1.35%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (1.35%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.35%) JUnit
2 1 (1.35%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (1.35%) Mockito
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Selenium
2 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.35%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
1 5 (6.76%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Publishing
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Java Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Implementation Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Consultant
6 7 (9.46%) Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Integration Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Tester
9 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Cognos Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.54%) HTML
2 22 (29.73%) CSS
3 21 (28.38%) XML
4 18 (24.32%) Web Services
5 14 (18.92%) .NET
6 9 (12.16%) Silverlight
6 9 (12.16%) XSLT
7 7 (9.46%) Spring
8 6 (8.11%) SOAP
8 6 (8.11%) Hibernate
9 5 (6.76%) J2EE
10 4 (5.41%) YUI
10 4 (5.41%) jQuery
10 4 (5.41%) DHTML
10 4 (5.41%) DOM
10 4 (5.41%) XSL
10 4 (5.41%) JSP
10 4 (5.41%) JSF
11 3 (4.05%) JDBC
12 2 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.16%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) UNIX
3 4 (5.41%) Windows
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
3 12 (16.22%) Kanban
4 11 (14.86%) ITIL
4 11 (14.86%) OO
5 10 (13.51%) Project Management
5 10 (13.51%) User Stories
6 9 (12.16%) Use Case
6 9 (12.16%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.46%) Scrum
8 7 (9.46%) Change Management
8 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (9.46%) Data Security
9 6 (8.11%) TDD
10 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.41%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
12 3 (4.05%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) SQL
2 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.27%) C++
4 9 (12.16%) C#
5 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.46%) Tcl
6 7 (9.46%) Jython
7 5 (6.76%) Embedded C++
7 5 (6.76%) C
8 4 (5.41%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.05%) Ruby
9 3 (4.05%) Python
10 2 (2.70%) Perl
10 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.35%) Scala
11 1 (1.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) HL7
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Oracle
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.51%) IBM
4 5 (6.76%) JBoss
4 5 (6.76%) Cognos
5 1 (1.35%) HP
5 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.35%) webMethods
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase
5 1 (1.35%) Talend
Belfast, County Antrim
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London, Swansea, Reading, Belfast
Kainos
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago