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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 10.53% 9.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
36 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 94.74% 95.24% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 2015, 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 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (80.00%) JD Edwards
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (40.00%) VBA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) BBC
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) JD Edwards
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Sony
2 1 (20.00%) Yahoo!
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook