The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 2 7 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 80 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 28.88% 23.44% 20.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.17% 37.50% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 60 25 21
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Java is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 145 80 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 52.35% 62.50% 67.29%
Number of salaries quoted 119 61 53
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Northern Ireland

Java
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Java in Northern Ireland

Java
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Northern Ireland

Java
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 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 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 80 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java 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 Java.

1 71 (47.97%) SQL
2 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (26.35%) Oracle
4 37 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 27 (18.24%) PL/SQL
6 24 (16.22%) Relational Database
7 23 (15.54%) Unix
8 22 (14.86%) AngularJS
9 21 (14.19%) TDD
10 20 (13.51%) Spring
10 20 (13.51%) Degree
11 19 (12.84%) Banking
11 19 (12.84%) J2EE
12 18 (12.16%) JavaScript
12 18 (12.16%) WebSphere
13 17 (11.49%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (11.49%) C++
13 17 (11.49%) JMS
14 16 (10.81%) Finance
14 16 (10.81%) Linux
14 16 (10.81%) HTML
14 16 (10.81%) XML
15 15 (10.14%) Web Services
15 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
15 15 (10.14%) Retail
16 14 (9.46%) MVC
16 14 (9.46%) OO
16 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
16 14 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (8.78%) Open Source

Java
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 18 (12.16%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.73%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.05%) JBoss
4 5 (3.38%) NetWeaver
4 5 (3.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.68%) GemFire
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.70%) GitHub
2 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) HTTP
1 3 (2.03%) NAS
1 3 (2.03%) SAN
1 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.43%) Big Data
4 9 (6.08%) MySQL
4 9 (6.08%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.05%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.05%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Cucumber
1 9 (6.08%) JIRA
2 5 (3.38%) PVCS
2 5 (3.38%) Selenium
3 3 (2.03%) JDeveloper
3 3 (2.03%) LabVIEW
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.35%) Maven
5 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.68%) JBehave
5 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (12.84%) Banking
2 16 (10.81%) Finance
3 15 (10.14%) Retail
4 13 (8.78%) Front Office
5 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.38%) Advertising
6 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.03%) Marketing
8 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (62.84%) Developer
2 66 (44.59%) Java Developer
3 26 (17.57%) Architect
4 19 (12.84%) Senior Developer
5 18 (12.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (11.49%) Software Developer
7 16 (10.81%) Java Architect
8 11 (7.43%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (6.76%) Technical Architect
10 8 (5.41%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.73%) C++ Developer
11 7 (4.73%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (4.73%) C++/Java Developer
12 6 (4.05%) Android Developer
12 6 (4.05%) C# Developer
13 5 (3.38%) Tester
14 4 (2.70%) Analyst
14 4 (2.70%) Consultant
14 4 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
14 4 (2.70%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.86%) AngularJS
2 20 (13.51%) Spring
3 19 (12.84%) J2EE
4 17 (11.49%) JMS
5 16 (10.81%) HTML
5 16 (10.81%) XML
6 15 (10.14%) Web Services
7 12 (8.11%) CSS
8 11 (7.43%) Java EE
8 11 (7.43%) JSON
8 11 (7.43%) Spring MVC
9 10 (6.76%) .NET
9 10 (6.76%) Java EE 5
10 9 (6.08%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.73%) CSS3
11 7 (4.73%) HTML5
11 7 (4.73%) Middleware
11 7 (4.73%) SOAP
11 7 (4.73%) WPF
12 6 (4.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.76%) Algorithms
4 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.08%) Derivative
5 7 (4.73%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.05%) Smart Energy
6 6 (4.05%) Virtual Team
7 5 (3.38%) Credit Derivative
7 5 (3.38%) User Experience
8 2 (1.35%) Social Media
9 1 (0.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.54%) Unix
2 16 (10.81%) Linux
3 6 (4.05%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (14.19%) TDD
4 17 (11.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (9.46%) MVC
5 14 (9.46%) OO
6 13 (8.78%) Business Analysis
6 13 (8.78%) Open Source
7 12 (8.11%) BDD
7 12 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.11%) SDLC
7 12 (8.11%) Web Development
8 11 (7.43%) Data Protection
9 10 (6.76%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (6.76%) Presales
9 10 (6.76%) Scrum
9 10 (6.76%) TOGAF
9 10 (6.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.97%) SQL
2 27 (18.24%) PL/SQL
3 18 (12.16%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.49%) C++
5 12 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.43%) C#
7 6 (4.05%) Python
7 6 (4.05%) Ruby
7 6 (4.05%) Scala
8 4 (2.70%) PHP
9 3 (2.03%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.35%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.35%) R
10 2 (1.35%) VB
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.51%) Degree
2 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.38%) ISEB
5 3 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.43%) QA
2 5 (3.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 39 (26.35%) Oracle
2 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.38%) Cognizant
3 5 (3.38%) IBM
3 5 (3.38%) SAP
4 4 (2.70%) Actimize
5 3 (2.03%) ATG
5 3 (2.03%) Demandware
5 3 (2.03%) hybris
5 3 (2.03%) VMware
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) Murex
6 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
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