The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 25 24 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.41% 8.74% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 18.00% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 6
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
63 100 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 46.32% 48.54% 42.90%
Number of salaries quoted 56 92 112
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Bedford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Java.

1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Automation Testing
4 6 (46.15%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
5 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
6 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
6 4 (30.77%) ISEB
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) SOAP
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) PHP
8 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (15.38%) Automotive
8 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) SaaS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
3 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Support
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Support Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Automation Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) ABAP
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP