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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 58 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.00% 12.16% 8.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.14% 19.67% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 27 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +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
175 183 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.34% 61.82% 69.65%
Number of salaries quoted 167 157 131
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 62 (53.91%) C#
2 54 (46.96%) C++
3 50 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (38.26%) HTML
5 40 (34.78%) HTML5
5 40 (34.78%) Cyber Security
6 39 (33.91%) Software Engineering
7 35 (30.43%) REST
8 34 (29.57%) OO
8 34 (29.57%) TDD
9 33 (28.70%) Python
10 32 (27.83%) C
11 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
11 31 (26.96%) Linux
12 30 (26.09%) Spring
13 29 (25.22%) .NET
14 27 (23.48%) Computer Forensics
15 26 (22.61%) MVC
16 25 (21.74%) Web Services
16 25 (21.74%) jQuery
17 24 (20.87%) Ruby
17 24 (20.87%) CSS
18 23 (20.00%) Scrum
19 22 (19.13%) J2EE
19 22 (19.13%) Hibernate
20 20 (17.39%) MySQL
21 19 (16.52%) SOAP
21 19 (16.52%) JPA
22 18 (15.65%) SDLC
22 18 (15.65%) JUnit

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (7.83%) Mule
1 9 (7.83%) Mule ESB
2 5 (4.35%) JBoss
2 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.48%) IIS
4 2 (1.74%) Node.js
5 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.87%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.91%) SaaS
2 7 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) NAS
3 1 (0.87%) SAN
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.39%) MySQL
2 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.30%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.83%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.87%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) JUnit
2 8 (6.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.22%) TestNG
3 6 (5.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.35%) IntelliJ
4 5 (4.35%) Maven
4 5 (4.35%) JIRA
5 4 (3.48%) Subversion
6 3 (2.61%) Selenium
6 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.61%) ClearQuest
6 3 (2.61%) MSI
6 3 (2.61%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.87%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 16 (13.91%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.83%) Retail
4 7 (6.09%) Back Office
4 7 (6.09%) Games
5 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.35%) Advertising
5 5 (4.35%) Marketing
6 4 (3.48%) Electronics
7 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.87%) Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (65.22%) Developer
2 31 (26.96%) Software Engineer
3 29 (25.22%) Software Developer
4 25 (21.74%) Java Developer
5 18 (15.65%) Senior Developer
6 12 (10.43%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (10.43%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 10 (8.70%) Architect
7 10 (8.70%) Trainer
8 8 (6.96%) Programmer
9 6 (5.22%) Graduate
9 6 (5.22%) Tester
9 6 (5.22%) Java Architect
10 5 (4.35%) Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) Manual Tester
11 4 (3.48%) Java Programmer
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Software Programmer
11 4 (3.48%) Java Engineer
12 3 (2.61%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (38.26%) HTML
2 40 (34.78%) HTML5
3 35 (30.43%) REST
4 30 (26.09%) Spring
5 29 (25.22%) .NET
6 25 (21.74%) Web Services
6 25 (21.74%) jQuery
7 24 (20.87%) CSS
8 22 (19.13%) J2EE
8 22 (19.13%) Hibernate
9 19 (16.52%) JPA
9 19 (16.52%) SOAP
10 17 (14.78%) XML
11 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET
11 15 (13.04%) AngularJS
12 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (9.57%) CSS3
13 11 (9.57%) Java EE
13 11 (9.57%) Apache Camel
14 9 (7.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Digital Media
2 6 (5.22%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.48%) DTV
4 3 (2.61%) CMDB
5 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) iSeries
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.87%) AS400
6 1 (0.87%) SCADA
6 1 (0.87%) Informatics
6 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Linux
2 11 (9.57%) Windows
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.87%) UNIX
4 1 (0.87%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.78%) Cyber Security
3 39 (33.91%) Software Engineering
4 34 (29.57%) TDD
4 34 (29.57%) OO
5 27 (23.48%) Computer Forensics
6 26 (22.61%) MVC
7 23 (20.00%) Scrum
8 18 (15.65%) SDLC
9 17 (14.78%) E-Commerce
10 16 (13.91%) Test Automation
11 12 (10.43%) Web Development
11 12 (10.43%) OOP
11 12 (10.43%) BDD
12 11 (9.57%) UML
13 6 (5.22%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.22%) Integration Testing
13 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (4.35%) OOD
14 5 (4.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.91%) C#
2 54 (46.96%) C++
3 33 (28.70%) Python
4 32 (27.83%) C
5 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
6 24 (20.87%) Ruby
7 17 (14.78%) SQL
8 16 (13.91%) Assembly Language
9 5 (4.35%) PHP
10 3 (2.61%) VB
11 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.87%) VBScript
12 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.87%) RPG
12 1 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.87%) Delphi
12 1 (0.87%) VBA
12 1 (0.87%) Groovy
12 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) PhD
3 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.35%) Apple
3 4 (3.48%) SAP
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) webMethods
5 1 (0.87%) IBM
5 1 (0.87%) TIBCO
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Posted: 4 days ago
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