Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 45 65
Rank change year-on-year -41 +20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 7 5 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.92% 1.59% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 2.16% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
10th Percentile £60,000 " £30,375
25th Percentile £61,563 £45,000 £30,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +37.50% +11.11% -18.92%
75th Percentile £78,125 £58,750 £58,125
90th Percentile £81,250 £65,500 £61,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £66,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.36% +12.00%

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 429 232 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 56.15% 73.65% 69.22%
Number of salaries quoted 250 119 301
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,500 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Northern Ireland

Java 8
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Northern Ireland

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Northern Ireland

Java 8
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 8 within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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 -41 7 £68,750 +37.50% 2
Java 8
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Kafka
4 4 (57.14%) Microservices
4 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (42.86%) OCP
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Batch
6 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
6 2 (28.57%) AWS
6 2 (28.57%) Spring Security
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) JPA
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (28.57%) Docker
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 2 (28.57%) ES6
6 2 (28.57%) Redux
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving

Java 8
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 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Kafka
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Batch
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 2 (28.57%) iBATIS
6 2 (28.57%) Java SE
6 2 (28.57%) JMS
6 2 (28.57%) JPA
6 2 (28.57%) React
6 2 (28.57%) Redux
6 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Spring Security
7 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) ES6
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) OCP
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) OCA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft