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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 36 34 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.81% 1.53% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 3.17% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Median salary £52,500 £67,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +68.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 95 63 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 34.30% 48.09% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 39 33
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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 -6 5 £52,500 -22.22%
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 10 (62.50%) JMS
3 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
4 6 (37.50%) Scala
4 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (37.50%) Smart Energy
4 6 (37.50%) Java EE
4 6 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) SOAP
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) JBoss
4 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 6 (37.50%) EAM
5 4 (25.00%) Process Management
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) NetWeaver
5 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (25.00%) PVCS
5 4 (25.00%) SAP

J2EE
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 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (37.50%) JBoss
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (25.00%) NetWeaver
3 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) PVCS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) JMS
2 6 (37.50%) Java EE
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
2 6 (37.50%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) EJB
3 4 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE 5
3 4 (25.00%) JAX-WS
3 4 (25.00%) JDBC
3 4 (25.00%) JSF
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
3 4 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (37.50%) Smart Energy
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 6 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 6 (37.50%) EAM
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Process Management
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) ATG
3 3 (18.75%) Demandware
3 3 (18.75%) hybris