The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 38 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 19 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.94% 7.12% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.26% 15.00% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 6
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Java
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
155 140 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.44% 47.46% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 148 138 85
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Java
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Java Salary Trend in Bedford

Java
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bedford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 13 (59.09%) J2EE
2 12 (54.55%) XML
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
4 7 (31.82%) EJB
4 7 (31.82%) JSP
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
5 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (27.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) Struts
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) JUnit
5 6 (27.27%) Sun
5 6 (27.27%) Sun Certification
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
6 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) UML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
1 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) GSM
1 1 (4.55%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQLite
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Software Development Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Development Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Software Manager
3 6 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) J2EE
2 12 (54.55%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) Spring
3 7 (31.82%) EJB
3 7 (31.82%) JSP
4 6 (27.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) Struts
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (18.18%) Middleware
6 1 (4.55%) SAP PI
6 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.55%) XSL
6 1 (4.55%) XHTML
6 1 (4.55%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 5 (22.73%) UML
5 4 (18.18%) Logistics
6 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Process Management
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) Release Management
8 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.55%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Sun Certification
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Sun
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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