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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 85 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.04% 5.67% 4.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.88% 11.02% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 75 55 52
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
407 508 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.30% 51.42% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 470 425
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Luton -4 17 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Bedford +14 12 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Dunstable +8 10 £48,750 +16.07% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £50,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 96 (53.93%) SQL
2 85 (47.75%) Oracle
3 77 (43.26%) J2EE
4 67 (37.64%) UNIX
5 65 (36.52%) PL/SQL
6 63 (35.39%) SLA
7 60 (33.71%) Linux
8 57 (32.02%) Tomcat
9 55 (30.90%) ITIL
9 55 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (27.53%) SQL Server
11 47 (26.40%) Solaris
12 46 (25.84%) WebLogic
13 39 (21.91%) Shell Script
14 38 (21.35%) Apache
15 36 (20.22%) Service Management
15 36 (20.22%) Finance
16 35 (19.66%) XML
17 34 (19.10%) MySQL
18 32 (17.98%) Spring
19 31 (17.42%) IIS
20 29 (16.29%) JavaScript
21 28 (15.73%) Retail
22 27 (15.17%) JBoss
23 25 (14.04%) OO
23 25 (14.04%) Software Engineering
23 25 (14.04%) Oracle Database
24 23 (12.92%) Banking
24 23 (12.92%) Struts
24 23 (12.92%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 57 (32.02%) Tomcat
2 46 (25.84%) WebLogic
3 38 (21.35%) Apache
4 31 (17.42%) IIS
5 27 (15.17%) JBoss
6 14 (7.87%) WebSphere
7 12 (6.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (3.93%) WebLogic Portal
9 6 (3.37%) Mule
10 4 (2.25%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.69%) CMS
12 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.56%) Node.js
13 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
2 3 (1.69%) Simulink
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Finacle
1 3 (1.69%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (1.69%) Summit
1 3 (1.69%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.74%) AMQP
2 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.53%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.10%) MySQL
3 25 (14.04%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.87%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.06%) DB2
6 8 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.25%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Eclipse
2 8 (4.49%) LoadRunner
2 8 (4.49%) MyEclipse
3 6 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.25%) JUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.56%) TestNG
5 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 36 (20.22%) Finance
2 28 (15.73%) Retail
3 23 (12.92%) Banking
4 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.69%) Legal
6 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Avionics
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 64 (35.96%) Applications Support
2 51 (28.65%) Developer
3 40 (22.47%) Analyst
3 40 (22.47%) Support Analyst
3 40 (22.47%) Applications Support Analyst
4 39 (21.91%) Java Developer
5 19 (10.67%) Support Specialist
5 19 (10.67%) Applications Specialist
5 19 (10.67%) Applications Support Specialist
6 15 (8.43%) Architect
7 13 (7.30%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.30%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.18%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (5.62%) Development Manager
9 10 (5.62%) Software Development Manager
9 10 (5.62%) Software Manager
10 9 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Consultant
11 8 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (43.26%) J2EE
2 35 (19.66%) XML
3 32 (17.98%) Spring
4 23 (12.92%) Struts
4 23 (12.92%) Web Services
5 22 (12.36%) JSP
6 21 (11.80%) HTML
6 21 (11.80%) Java EE
7 20 (11.24%) XSL
7 20 (11.24%) XSLT
7 20 (11.24%) JMS
8 18 (10.11%) JSF
9 16 (8.99%) .NET
9 16 (8.99%) Ajax
9 16 (8.99%) jQuery
10 12 (6.74%) Middleware
10 12 (6.74%) CSS
10 12 (6.74%) REST
11 11 (6.18%) Hibernate
12 8 (4.49%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.49%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.93%) FMCG
3 3 (1.69%) Open Source
4 2 (1.12%) Clustering
4 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 67 (37.64%) UNIX
2 60 (33.71%) Linux
3 47 (26.40%) Solaris
4 13 (7.30%) Windows
5 7 (3.93%) HPUX
6 2 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.90%) ITIL
1 55 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.22%) Service Management
3 25 (14.04%) OO
3 25 (14.04%) Software Engineering
4 17 (9.55%) Project Management
5 16 (8.99%) Waterfall
6 15 (8.43%) Web Development
7 14 (7.87%) MVC
7 14 (7.87%) Scrum
7 14 (7.87%) SOA
7 14 (7.87%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
9 12 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.06%) Migration
11 8 (4.49%) RAD
12 7 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.93%) Problem Management
12 7 (3.93%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (53.93%) SQL
2 65 (36.52%) PL/SQL
3 39 (21.91%) Shell Script
4 29 (16.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.74%) C++
5 12 (6.74%) C
6 9 (5.06%) C#
7 3 (1.69%) Groovy
7 3 (1.69%) Erlang
7 3 (1.69%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.56%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) Python
8 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (7.87%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) Sun Certification
2 7 (3.93%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (35.39%) SLA
2 7 (3.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.25%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.12%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 85 (47.75%) Oracle
2 16 (8.99%) hybris
3 8 (4.49%) HP
4 7 (3.93%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.25%) Sun
6 3 (1.69%) Fiserv
6 3 (1.69%) Avaloq
6 3 (1.69%) IBM
6 3 (1.69%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.69%) BEA
7 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.12%) VMware
7 2 (1.12%) Adobe
7 2 (1.12%) SAP
7 2 (1.12%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.56%) Sencha
8 1 (0.56%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.56%) Lumesse
8 1 (0.56%) Endeca
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bens including pension & share opt
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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Luton
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Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
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