The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 18 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 13.25% 9.17% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.90% 9.52% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 7
Median salary £50,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 223 105 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 95.30% 96.33% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 188 69 79
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
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 Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 +8 31 £50,000 +29.03% 6
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (72.22%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) Relational Database
4 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.78%) Oracle
6 13 (24.07%) JMS
6 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
7 12 (22.22%) OO
7 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 11 (20.37%) Java EE
9 10 (18.52%) Retail
9 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 10 (18.52%) J2EE
10 9 (16.67%) TDD
10 9 (16.67%) Web Development
10 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
11 8 (14.81%) Spring
11 8 (14.81%) HTML
11 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
11 8 (14.81%) XML
12 7 (12.96%) Unix
12 7 (12.96%) C++
12 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.96%) Web Services
12 7 (12.96%) Data Structures
12 7 (12.96%) Algorithms
12 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
12 7 (12.96%) Degree
12 7 (12.96%) WebSphere

Java Developer Skill Set
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 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.11%) JBoss
2 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.85%) GemFire
4 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.41%) Big Data
4 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
1 1 (1.85%) Maven
1 1 (1.85%) PVCS
1 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (18.52%) Retail
2 5 (9.26%) Front Office
3 4 (7.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) JMS
2 11 (20.37%) Java EE
3 10 (18.52%) J2EE
4 8 (14.81%) HTML
4 8 (14.81%) Spring
4 8 (14.81%) XML
5 7 (12.96%) Web Services
6 6 (11.11%) Java EE 5
6 6 (11.11%) SOAP
7 5 (9.26%) CSS
7 5 (9.26%) CSS3
7 5 (9.26%) HTML5
7 5 (9.26%) JSON
8 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.41%) LAMP
8 4 (7.41%) REST
8 4 (7.41%) Spring MVC
9 3 (5.56%) XSLT
10 2 (3.70%) JDBC
11 1 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Algorithms
1 7 (12.96%) Data Structures
2 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.11%) Smart Energy
3 5 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (9.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Unix
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
3 12 (22.22%) OO
4 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.67%) TDD
5 9 (16.67%) Web Development
6 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
8 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 6 (11.11%) EAM
9 5 (9.26%) BDD
9 5 (9.26%) Information Security
9 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
9 5 (9.26%) OOD
9 5 (9.26%) Regression Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Scrum
9 5 (9.26%) SDLC
10 4 (7.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (72.22%) SQL
3 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) C++
6 6 (11.11%) Scala
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
8 3 (5.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.85%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) Python
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) ATG
2 3 (5.56%) Demandware
2 3 (5.56%) hybris
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
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