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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank - 52 45
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 3.31% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.85% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 6
Average salary - £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
105 171 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 37.77% 56.62% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 90 165 137
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,600 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Simulink
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Avionics
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Mason
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Mason
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B