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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 28 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.88% 29.73% 16.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 47.83% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 13
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £85,000 £50,500
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
91 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 38.24% 62.16% 66.29%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 44
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (81.25%) .NET
2 32 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 25 (52.08%) Finance
4 23 (47.92%) SQL
4 23 (47.92%) Relational Database
5 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (35.42%) Windows
5 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
6 15 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (22.92%) XML
9 10 (20.83%) Change Control
10 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
10 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
10 9 (18.75%) Web Services
10 9 (18.75%) C#
10 9 (18.75%) Oracle
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.67%) XSD
12 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
13 6 (12.50%) MVC
13 6 (12.50%) CSS
13 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 6 (12.50%) HTML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.42%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) JBoss
3 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.08%) WordPress
5 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) FTP
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) Relational Database
2 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.17%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Analyst
2 23 (47.92%) Support Analyst
3 19 (39.58%) Applications Support
4 16 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (22.92%) Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Production Support Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
10 1 (2.08%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Junior J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Environment Manager
10 1 (2.08%) Junior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) XML
3 9 (18.75%) Web Services
4 8 (16.67%) XSD
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.50%) CSS
5 6 (12.50%) HTML
6 4 (8.33%) JSP
6 4 (8.33%) COM+
6 4 (8.33%) J2EE
6 4 (8.33%) Middleware
6 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.25%) XSL
8 2 (4.17%) XSLT
8 2 (4.17%) Struts
8 2 (4.17%) jQuery
8 2 (4.17%) HTML5
9 1 (2.08%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (2.08%) iOS SDK
9 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.33%) DataPower
4 2 (4.17%) iSeries
4 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Change Control
4 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (8.33%) OOD
7 4 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.17%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.08%) SOA
9 1 (2.08%) Analytics
9 1 (2.08%) Metadata Management
9 1 (2.08%) Android Development
9 1 (2.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) C#
3 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) C++
4 2 (4.17%) COBOL
4 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.17%) VBA
4 2 (4.17%) RPG
5 1 (2.08%) Tcl
5 1 (2.08%) XAML
5 1 (2.08%) VB6
5 1 (2.08%) XPath
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Delphi
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
1 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Opsview
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) webMethods
3 4 (8.33%) Splunk
4 2 (4.17%) HP
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Sun
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Software AG
5 1 (2.08%) Twitter