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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 15.03% 31.34% 27.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.44% 53.85% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 16
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,200 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
87 39 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 56.86% 58.21% 66.48%
Number of salaries quoted 65 35 43
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -8 20 £35,000 -26.31% 13
County Londonderry - 2 £34,000 - 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (31.71%) Spring
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 12 (29.27%) J2EE
2 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
3 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
4 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) JMS
5 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
6 8 (19.51%) JSF
6 8 (19.51%) Degree
6 8 (19.51%) XML
7 7 (17.07%) JDBC
7 7 (17.07%) HTML
7 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
7 7 (17.07%) EJB
7 7 (17.07%) JAX-WS
7 7 (17.07%) Java EE 5
7 7 (17.07%) EJB 3.0
7 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) Workflow
7 7 (17.07%) Finance
7 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
7 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
8 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) Scala
8 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
8 6 (14.63%) CSS
8 6 (14.63%) SAP
8 6 (14.63%) 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 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
2 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) JBoss
3 6 (14.63%) NetWeaver
3 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) Confluence
6 1 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) GIS
6 1 (2.44%) HSQLDB
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.32%) JDeveloper
2 3 (7.32%) Maven
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.32%) PVCS
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Buildr
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Senior Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Software Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Java Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Business Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) E-Business Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate
9 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) Spring
2 12 (29.27%) J2EE
3 10 (24.39%) JMS
4 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
5 8 (19.51%) JSF
5 8 (19.51%) XML
6 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.07%) EJB
6 7 (17.07%) EJB 3.0
6 7 (17.07%) HTML
6 7 (17.07%) Java EE 5
6 7 (17.07%) JAX-WS
6 7 (17.07%) JDBC
7 6 (14.63%) CSS
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) JSON
8 5 (12.20%) Spring MVC
9 4 (9.76%) .NET
9 4 (9.76%) Ajax
9 4 (9.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Smart Energy
2 2 (4.88%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Biology
3 1 (2.44%) Chemistry
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) Physics
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Workflow
3 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
3 6 (14.63%) Process Management
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
4 5 (12.20%) Open Source
4 5 (12.20%) TDD
5 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) User Stories
6 3 (7.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Python
3 6 (14.63%) Scala
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) IBM
2 6 (14.63%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.44%) Coverity
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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