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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.92% 34.01% 18.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.13% 54.95% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 23
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
64 91 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 42.38% 61.90% 61.83%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 78
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -11 15 £45,000 +5.88% 4
County Londonderry - 1 £37,500 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 13 (27.66%) WebSphere
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
1 13 (27.66%) Open Source
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 11 (23.40%) XML
3 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.15%) Ruby
4 9 (19.15%) Finance
4 9 (19.15%) CSS
5 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
5 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
6 7 (14.89%) Retail
6 7 (14.89%) JSF
6 7 (14.89%) Maven
6 7 (14.89%) Python
6 7 (14.89%) JMS
6 7 (14.89%) Linux
6 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
6 7 (14.89%) IBM
6 7 (14.89%) Perl
6 7 (14.89%) HTML
7 6 (12.77%) Scala
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.77%) JAX-WS
7 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
7 6 (12.77%) Java EE 5

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 13 (27.66%) WebSphere
2 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.77%) JBoss
4 5 (10.64%) NetWeaver
4 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (8.51%) Confluence
5 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.13%) Apache
7 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.13%) nginx
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.51%) Riak
4 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 3 (6.38%) JDeveloper
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Buildr
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 4 (8.51%) Local Government
4 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Java Software Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Java Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Graduate
9 4 (8.51%) Java Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Java Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) XML
2 9 (19.15%) CSS
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) JMS
3 7 (14.89%) JSF
4 6 (12.77%) .NET
4 6 (12.77%) EJB
4 6 (12.77%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (12.77%) Java EE 5
4 6 (12.77%) JAX-WS
4 6 (12.77%) JDBC
4 6 (12.77%) Web Services
5 5 (10.64%) J2EE
5 5 (10.64%) REST
5 5 (10.64%) Spring
5 5 (10.64%) XSLT
6 4 (8.51%) Akka
6 4 (8.51%) Guice
6 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.51%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Biology
3 4 (8.51%) Chemistry
3 4 (8.51%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (8.51%) Physics
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Smart Energy
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) SystemC
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Open Source
2 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.77%) Presales
4 6 (12.77%) Process Management
4 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
4 6 (12.77%) UML
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.51%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.51%) OO
6 4 (8.51%) OOD
6 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
6 4 (8.51%) Software Licensing
6 4 (8.51%) System Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) Ruby
3 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) Perl
4 7 (14.89%) Python
5 6 (12.77%) C++
5 6 (12.77%) Scala
6 4 (8.51%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) IBM
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Apple
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