Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -40 +4 +24
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 6 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.31% 4.83% 5.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 13.56% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 7
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +42.86% +40.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £30,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £59,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 206 118 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 44.88% 35.65% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 127 99 61
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +7.25%
10th Percentile £19,650 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,700 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.84%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Northern Ireland

J2EE
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for J2EE in Northern Ireland

J2EE
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 J2EE within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -29 5 £42,500 -15.00%
County Down - 1 - -
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (50.00%) RAD
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) KDB
4 3 (50.00%) Sencha
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) JMS
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat

J2EE
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) KDB
4 1 (16.67%) HSQLDB
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) JSTL
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Struts2
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (50.00%) RAD
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Component Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Sencha
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin