The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 38 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Java 47 82 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.98% 8.07% 5.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.51% 19.76% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 55
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,700 £31,889
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Java
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
324 415 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.22% 40.85% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 292 351 483
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Java Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Java
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +16 18 £40,000 -17.94%
Luton +3 13 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 60 (48.78%) J2EE
2 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (43.09%) Web Services
4 51 (41.46%) .NET
5 48 (39.02%) Degree
6 40 (32.52%) Computer Science
6 40 (32.52%) C#
7 34 (27.64%) SQL
8 33 (26.83%) Management Information System
9 32 (26.02%) ITIL
9 32 (26.02%) SQL Server
10 31 (25.20%) JavaScript
10 31 (25.20%) Windows
10 31 (25.20%) Identity Management
10 31 (25.20%) Information Security
10 31 (25.20%) Identity Access Management
11 28 (22.76%) Software Engineering
12 27 (21.95%) Oracle
12 27 (21.95%) REST
13 26 (21.14%) Linux
14 25 (20.33%) Unix
14 25 (20.33%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (19.51%) VB.NET
15 24 (19.51%) Service Delivery
16 23 (18.70%) SOAP
17 21 (17.07%) TDD
18 20 (16.26%) Requirements Analysis
19 19 (15.45%) Ajax
19 19 (15.45%) C++
20 17 (13.82%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (5.69%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.07%) Apache
3 3 (2.44%) JBoss
4 2 (1.63%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.63%) Node.js
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.63%) SAP EP
4 2 (1.63%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.50%) MS Office
2 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.63%) SAP R/3
1 2 (1.63%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.81%) Finacle
2 1 (0.81%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.81%) Summit
2 1 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) GitHub
2 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) LDAP
2 9 (7.32%) HTTP
3 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) MySQL
2 8 (6.50%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.63%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.63%) QlikView
6 2 (1.63%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.63%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) JUnit
2 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.07%) Artifactory
3 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.07%) Selenium
3 5 (4.07%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (4.07%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.25%) JIRA
4 4 (3.25%) Subversion
5 2 (1.63%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.81%) JMeter
6 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (7.32%) Retail
2 7 (5.69%) Banking
2 7 (5.69%) Finance
3 3 (2.44%) Games
3 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.63%) Advertising
4 2 (1.63%) Billing
4 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Avionics
5 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (48.78%) Developer
2 28 (22.76%) Java Developer
3 27 (21.95%) Analyst
4 18 (14.63%) Architect
4 18 (14.63%) J2EE Developer
5 17 (13.82%) Consultant
6 16 (13.01%) .NET Developer
7 15 (12.20%) Support Analyst
8 14 (11.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 14 (11.38%) Software Developer
9 13 (10.57%) Software Consultant
10 12 (9.76%) Agile Developer
10 12 (9.76%) Senior Developer
11 11 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (8.94%) C# Developer
11 11 (8.94%) Identity Management Architect
12 10 (8.13%) Agile Java Developer
12 10 (8.13%) Linux Developer
13 9 (7.32%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (7.32%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (48.78%) J2EE
2 53 (43.09%) Web Services
3 51 (41.46%) .NET
4 27 (21.95%) REST
5 23 (18.70%) SOAP
6 19 (15.45%) Ajax
7 17 (13.82%) HTML
7 17 (13.82%) jQuery
7 17 (13.82%) RESTful
7 17 (13.82%) XML
8 15 (12.20%) CSS
9 13 (10.57%) JSP
10 11 (8.94%) SailPoint
11 10 (8.13%) EJB
11 10 (8.13%) Struts
12 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
13 7 (5.69%) Spring
14 6 (4.88%) Servlets
14 6 (4.88%) XSLT
15 5 (4.07%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.52%) Computer Science
2 33 (26.83%) Management Information System
3 25 (20.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) NHS
5 3 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.44%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.44%) User Experience
5 3 (2.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.20%) Windows
2 26 (21.14%) Linux
3 25 (20.33%) Unix
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.44%) Android
8 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.63%) HPUX
8 2 (1.63%) Solaris
8 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.02%) ITIL
3 31 (25.20%) Identity Access Management
3 31 (25.20%) Identity Management
3 31 (25.20%) Information Security
4 28 (22.76%) Software Engineering
5 24 (19.51%) Service Delivery
6 21 (17.07%) TDD
7 20 (16.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (9.76%) SDLC
8 12 (9.76%) SOA
8 12 (9.76%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.94%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (8.94%) Web Development
10 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.13%) Presales
10 10 (8.13%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.32%) BDD
12 7 (5.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.52%) C#
2 34 (27.64%) SQL
3 31 (25.20%) JavaScript
4 24 (19.51%) VB.NET
5 19 (15.45%) C++
6 13 (10.57%) Shell Script
7 11 (8.94%) VB
8 6 (4.88%) ABAP
9 5 (4.07%) Python
10 4 (3.25%) Perl
10 4 (3.25%) PHP
10 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.44%) C
11 3 (2.44%) Ruby
11 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (39.02%) Degree
2 10 (8.13%) Sun Certification
3 5 (4.07%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) HL7
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Oracle
2 11 (8.94%) CA
2 11 (8.94%) Dell
2 11 (8.94%) IBM
3 10 (8.13%) Sun
4 8 (6.50%) SAP
5 7 (5.69%) hybris
5 7 (5.69%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.88%) Google
7 5 (4.07%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.25%) Adobe
9 3 (2.44%) Facebook
9 3 (2.44%) Remedy
10 2 (1.63%) HP
10 2 (1.63%) Northgate
10 2 (1.63%) VMware
11 1 (0.81%) ATG
11 1 (0.81%) Avaloq
11 1 (0.81%) Axway
11 1 (0.81%) Fiserv
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedfordshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago