The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 32 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.40% 36.00% 12.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.70% 56.96% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 8
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 79 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 37.60% 63.20% 61.73%
Number of salaries quoted 56 65 33
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £38,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Java
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Java Salary Trend in Brentwood

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 31 (77.50%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) E-Commerce
2 23 (57.50%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
6 11 (27.50%) Windows
7 10 (25.00%) XML
7 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
8 9 (22.50%) C#
8 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (20.00%) Change Control
9 8 (20.00%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) XSD
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.00%) HTML
11 6 (15.00%) CSS
11 6 (15.00%) MVC
11 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
11 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
12 5 (12.50%) webMethods
12 5 (12.50%) IIS
12 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
13 4 (10.00%) J2EE
13 4 (10.00%) COM+

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.50%) WordPress
5 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) FTP
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Analyst
2 18 (45.00%) Support Analyst
3 17 (42.50%) Applications Support
4 14 (35.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (25.00%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Production Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Development Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Junior
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) XML
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) XSD
5 6 (15.00%) CSS
5 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) COM+
7 4 (10.00%) J2EE
7 4 (10.00%) JSP
7 4 (10.00%) Middleware
8 3 (7.50%) XSL
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 2 (5.00%) HTML5
9 2 (5.00%) XSLT
9 2 (5.00%) MSMQ
9 2 (5.00%) VXML
9 2 (5.00%) Struts
10 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) DataPower
2 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.00%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) E-Commerce
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) Change Control
4 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.00%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) OOD
7 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.50%) Analytics
8 1 (2.50%) Metadata Management
8 1 (2.50%) Android Development
8 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.00%) VBA
5 2 (5.00%) Tcl
5 2 (5.00%) VB6
5 2 (5.00%) RPG
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) COBOL
6 1 (2.50%) Delphi
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
6 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Opsview
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) webMethods
3 4 (10.00%) Splunk
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) Software AG