The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 51 73 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.66% 21.35% 14.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.94% 29.67% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 46 66 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,963 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
213 246 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.85% 71.93% 72.53%
Number of salaries quoted 172 213 163
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Java
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Java Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Java
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 34 (36.56%) C#
2 32 (34.41%) .NET
2 32 (34.41%) Windows
3 30 (32.26%) HTML
4 29 (31.18%) C++
5 25 (26.88%) OO
5 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
6 24 (25.81%) Finance
7 22 (23.66%) HTML5
8 20 (21.51%) Configuration Management
8 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
8 20 (21.51%) C
9 19 (20.43%) CSS
9 19 (20.43%) JavaScript
10 18 (19.35%) Linux
11 17 (18.28%) Client/Server
12 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
12 16 (17.20%) Cyber Security
13 15 (16.13%) SQL
13 15 (16.13%) Python
14 14 (15.05%) Test Automation
15 13 (13.98%) AngularJS
15 13 (13.98%) MVC
15 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET
16 12 (12.90%) IIS
16 12 (12.90%) Visual Studio
16 12 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 12 (12.90%) MySQL
16 12 (12.90%) Scrum

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (12.90%) IIS
2 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.15%) Mule
2 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.15%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Office
2 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.60%) Firewall
3 2 (2.15%) LAN
3 2 (2.15%) DHCP
3 2 (2.15%) DNS
3 2 (2.15%) SSL
3 2 (2.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) SAN
4 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) MySQL
3 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Visual Studio
1 12 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.68%) Subversion
3 8 (8.60%) ClearQuest
3 8 (8.60%) MSI
3 8 (8.60%) InstallShield
4 5 (5.38%) JUnit
5 2 (2.15%) TestNG
5 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.08%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.08%) NUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Maven
6 1 (1.08%) Selenium
6 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Aerospace
3 6 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Games
4 2 (2.15%) Military
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) Software Engineer
3 20 (21.51%) Analyst
3 20 (21.51%) Software Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Senior Developer
5 14 (15.05%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Software Programmer
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Support Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Programmer
8 7 (7.53%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Security Specialist
9 6 (6.45%) Cyber Security Specialist
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.41%) .NET
2 30 (32.26%) HTML
3 22 (23.66%) HTML5
4 19 (20.43%) CSS
5 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET
5 13 (13.98%) AngularJS
6 12 (12.90%) Spring
7 11 (11.83%) J2EE
7 11 (11.83%) REST
7 11 (11.83%) Hibernate
8 10 (10.75%) XML
9 9 (9.68%) jQuery
10 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.60%) Web Services
11 7 (7.53%) Qt
11 7 (7.53%) CSS3
12 4 (4.30%) Sass
12 4 (4.30%) WCF
12 4 (4.30%) Middleware
13 3 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.60%) CMDB
3 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) PKI
4 1 (1.08%) SCADA
4 1 (1.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.41%) Windows
2 18 (19.35%) Linux
3 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.60%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) OO
1 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
3 20 (21.51%) Configuration Management
4 16 (17.20%) Cyber Security
5 14 (15.05%) Test Automation
6 13 (13.98%) MVC
7 12 (12.90%) Scrum
8 10 (10.75%) Computer Forensics
8 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (9.68%) Web Development
10 8 (8.60%) Load Balancing
10 8 (8.60%) Data Protection
10 8 (8.60%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.53%) Digital Signal Processing
11 7 (7.53%) Signal Processing
11 7 (7.53%) TDD
11 7 (7.53%) OOD
12 6 (6.45%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.56%) C#
2 29 (31.18%) C++
3 20 (21.51%) C
4 19 (20.43%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.13%) SQL
5 15 (16.13%) Python
6 10 (10.75%) Ruby
7 8 (8.60%) Assembly Language
8 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.23%) VB
10 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.15%) Delphi
11 1 (1.08%) Perl
11 1 (1.08%) VBScript
11 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.08%) Groovy
11 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle
3 3 (3.23%) webMethods
4 2 (2.15%) VMware
4 2 (2.15%) Sybase
4 2 (2.15%) SAP
4 2 (2.15%) Citrix
4 2 (2.15%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago