The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 10.00% 7.69% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 14.29% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +97.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 57.50% 53.85% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,743
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,613 £31,500 £30,297
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,743 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Java
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

Java Salary Trend in Canterbury

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) Facebook
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Yahoo!
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Sony
2 3 (50.00%) BBC
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Robotium
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Android Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) BBC
1 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sony
1 3 (50.00%) Yahoo!
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Facebook
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
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