The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 31 31 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.60% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 267 124 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 96.04% 96.88% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 229 79 75
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 £22,000 £31,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 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 +2 10 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
4 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) JMS
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
6 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
7 4 (23.53%) Java EE 5
7 4 (23.53%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
7 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) JAX-WS
7 4 (23.53%) Kanban
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) JSF
7 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Ajax
7 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
7 4 (23.53%) OOP
7 4 (23.53%) IBM

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (23.53%) NetWeaver
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) PVCS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) J2EE
1 6 (35.29%) JMS
2 4 (23.53%) Ajax
2 4 (23.53%) EJB
2 4 (23.53%) EJB 3.0
2 4 (23.53%) Java EE 5
2 4 (23.53%) JAX-WS
2 4 (23.53%) JDBC
2 4 (23.53%) JSF
2 4 (23.53%) JSP
2 4 (23.53%) LAMP
2 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
3 2 (11.76%) Java EE
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Smart Energy
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
2 7 (41.18%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
4 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Kanban
4 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 4 (23.53%) Programmatic Advertising
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) SAP