Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 65 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 14.25% 5.63% 6.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.01% 5.92% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 15
Northern Ireland median annual salary £43,750 £43,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +38.89% -16.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £53,750 £43,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 433 287 242
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 94.96% 95.03% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 358 212 146
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% +7.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

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 6 months to 21 July 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 6 months to 21 July 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 +23 65 £43,750 - 5
Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 65 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (55.38%) SQL
3 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (38.46%) Spring
3 25 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 23 (35.38%) Unix
5 21 (32.31%) Oracle
6 16 (24.62%) JSON
7 15 (23.08%) XML
7 15 (23.08%) FpML
7 15 (23.08%) Virtual Team
8 14 (21.54%) Web Services
8 14 (21.54%) OO
9 13 (20.00%) JMS
9 13 (20.00%) Scrum
9 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (18.46%) Retail
10 12 (18.46%) Spring MVC
10 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
10 12 (18.46%) MVC
11 10 (15.38%) RDBMS
11 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
12 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
12 9 (13.85%) Finance
12 9 (13.85%) Struts
12 9 (13.85%) JDBC
12 9 (13.85%) GemFire
12 9 (13.85%) TeamCity
12 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
12 9 (13.85%) RESTful

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 9 (13.85%) GemFire
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) GitHub
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 10 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.15%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.62%) KDB
4 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.85%) JIRA
2 9 (13.85%) Maven
2 9 (13.85%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.62%) GitLab
General
1 12 (18.46%) Retail
2 9 (13.85%) Finance
3 8 (12.31%) Banking
4 5 (7.69%) Front Office
5 4 (6.15%) Advertising
6 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (38.46%) Spring
2 16 (24.62%) JSON
3 15 (23.08%) FpML
3 15 (23.08%) XML
4 14 (21.54%) Web Services
5 13 (20.00%) JMS
6 12 (18.46%) Spring MVC
7 9 (13.85%) JDBC
7 9 (13.85%) RESTful
7 9 (13.85%) Struts
8 7 (10.77%) J2EE
9 6 (9.23%) Hibernate
9 6 (9.23%) Murex MxML
10 5 (7.69%) HTML
11 4 (6.15%) Java EE
11 4 (6.15%) LAMP
12 3 (4.62%) CSS
12 3 (4.62%) Java EE 5
12 3 (4.62%) REST
12 3 (4.62%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 8 (12.31%) Data Structures
3 7 (10.77%) Algorithms
4 6 (9.23%) Derivative
5 4 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.08%) Equities
7 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) Social Media
7 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Unix
2 6 (9.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.54%) OO
3 13 (20.00%) Scrum
3 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.46%) MVC
5 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.31%) TDD
8 7 (10.77%) BDD
8 7 (10.77%) OOD
9 6 (9.23%) Web Development
9 6 (9.23%) Workflow
9 6 (9.23%) Workflow Development
10 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (55.38%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.23%) C++
4 6 (9.23%) Perl
5 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.15%) PHP
6 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Grafana
1 3 (4.62%) Kibana
1 3 (4.62%) Prometheus
1 3 (4.62%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Murex
3 3 (4.62%) ATG
3 3 (4.62%) Demandware
3 3 (4.62%) hybris
3 3 (4.62%) New Relic
3 3 (4.62%) Sencha
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