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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 1 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 43 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.43% 18.41% 16.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.18% 27.21% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 22
Average salary £40,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £33,300 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
67 136 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 67.68% 67.66% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 81 72
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +10 41 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (49.32%) SQL
2 32 (43.84%) Python
3 31 (42.47%) Degree
4 29 (39.73%) Software Engineering
5 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (34.25%) C++
7 24 (32.88%) Computer Science
8 23 (31.51%) HTML
9 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
9 19 (26.03%) Linux
9 19 (26.03%) Management Information System
10 18 (24.66%) Finance
10 18 (24.66%) Analytics
11 17 (23.29%) CSS
12 16 (21.92%) XML
12 16 (21.92%) OO
12 16 (21.92%) UNIX
12 16 (21.92%) Ruby
12 16 (21.92%) Social Media
13 15 (20.55%) Oracle
13 15 (20.55%) Relational Database
13 15 (20.55%) Rapid7
14 14 (19.18%) SDLC
14 14 (19.18%) C#
15 13 (17.81%) .NET
15 13 (17.81%) Test Automation
15 13 (17.81%) Economics
15 13 (17.81%) Operations Research
15 13 (17.81%) User Experience
15 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (13.70%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.33%) SAS
3 8 (10.96%) WebLogic
4 6 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.74%) NetWeaver
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.37%) Confluence
8 1 (1.37%) Node.js
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
8 1 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (4.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.74%) SaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.22%) Wireshark
2 4 (5.48%) Network Security
3 3 (4.11%) HTTP
3 3 (4.11%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) FTP
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.33%) QlikView
2 9 (12.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.22%) Big Data
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.11%) MySQL
8 2 (2.74%) Informix
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Ant
2 7 (9.59%) Maven
3 6 (8.22%) Metasploit
3 6 (8.22%) Selenium
3 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) JUnit
5 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.11%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (4.11%) Capybara
6 3 (4.11%) TestNG
6 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.11%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.11%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.74%) PVCS
7 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Marketing
3 9 (12.33%) Retail
3 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Software Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Consultant
4 11 (15.07%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Graduate
6 6 (8.22%) Development Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Development Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Test Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Automation Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Test Automation Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Data Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) HTML
2 17 (23.29%) CSS
3 16 (21.92%) XML
4 13 (17.81%) .NET
5 12 (16.44%) Web Services
6 9 (12.33%) Spring
7 8 (10.96%) SOAP
8 7 (9.59%) JSON
9 6 (8.22%) JDBC
9 6 (8.22%) J2EE
10 5 (6.85%) JSP
10 5 (6.85%) Servlets
11 4 (5.48%) REST
11 4 (5.48%) RESTful
11 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.11%) jQuery
12 3 (4.11%) WSDL
13 2 (2.74%) JMS
13 2 (2.74%) XSLT
13 2 (2.74%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.03%) Management Information System
3 16 (21.92%) Social Media
4 13 (17.81%) Economics
4 13 (17.81%) User Experience
4 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (13.70%) Visualisation
6 9 (12.33%) iPhone
6 9 (12.33%) iPad
7 8 (10.96%) Algorithms
7 8 (10.96%) BBC
7 8 (10.96%) Data Extraction
7 8 (10.96%) Smartphone
8 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
9 5 (6.85%) Physics
9 5 (6.85%) Chemistry
9 5 (6.85%) Psychology
9 5 (6.85%) Statistics
9 5 (6.85%) GIS
10 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) UNIX
3 9 (12.33%) Android
4 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
5 6 (8.22%) Windows
5 6 (8.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) CentOS
6 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.66%) Analytics
4 16 (21.92%) OO
5 14 (19.18%) SDLC
6 13 (17.81%) Test Automation
6 13 (17.81%) Operations Research
7 11 (15.07%) Risk Management
8 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.33%) Data Analysis
9 9 (12.33%) SOA
10 8 (10.96%) Android Development
10 8 (10.96%) iOS Development
10 8 (10.96%) Customer Analytics
10 8 (10.96%) Demand Forecasting
10 8 (10.96%) Mobile Development
10 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (10.96%) Scrum
11 7 (9.59%) Open Source
11 7 (9.59%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) SQL
2 32 (43.84%) Python
3 25 (34.25%) C++
4 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
5 16 (21.92%) Ruby
6 14 (19.18%) C#
7 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL
8 8 (10.96%) VBA
8 8 (10.96%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.85%) Perl
10 4 (5.48%) PHP
10 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.48%) R
11 2 (2.74%) C
12 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) MBA
2 8 (10.96%) CIMA
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
2 7 (9.59%) SLA
3 2 (2.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.11%) Xen
2 3 (4.11%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Nmap
2 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.11%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Oracle
1 15 (20.55%) Rapid7
2 11 (15.07%) SAP
3 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.33%) Google
4 9 (12.33%) Tableau
5 8 (10.96%) Facebook
5 8 (10.96%) Apple
5 8 (10.96%) Sony
5 8 (10.96%) Yahoo!
6 7 (9.59%) VMware
7 3 (4.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.37%) New Relic
8 1 (1.37%) Sencha
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
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