The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.08% 5.08% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 12.50% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 48 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 31.25% 40.68% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 76
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Java
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Basildon region.

Java Salary Trend in Basildon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Swing
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) J2SE
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) AWT
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
2 1 (20.00%) J2SE
2 1 (20.00%) AWT
2 1 (20.00%) JNDI
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft