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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 52 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.34% 10.42% 7.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.51% 17.88% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 27 15
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 £30,000 £21,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £53,800 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
189 179 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.75% 58.31% 69.59%
Number of salaries quoted 175 150 141
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 47 (45.63%) C#
2 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (39.81%) C++
4 36 (34.95%) HTML
5 34 (33.01%) OO
6 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
6 31 (30.10%) HTML5
7 29 (28.16%) .NET
8 28 (27.18%) Linux
9 26 (25.24%) TDD
9 26 (25.24%) C
10 24 (23.30%) REST
10 24 (23.30%) Spring
11 23 (22.33%) Cyber Security
11 23 (22.33%) Python
12 22 (21.36%) J2EE
12 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
13 21 (20.39%) CSS
13 21 (20.39%) MVC
14 20 (19.42%) Scrum
15 19 (18.45%) Hibernate
15 19 (18.45%) Computer Forensics
15 19 (18.45%) Web Services
15 19 (18.45%) Ruby
16 18 (17.48%) MySQL
17 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET
18 16 (15.53%) JUnit
18 16 (15.53%) Windows
18 16 (15.53%) TCP/IP
18 16 (15.53%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (5.83%) IIS
1 6 (5.83%) Mule
1 6 (5.83%) Mule ESB
2 3 (2.91%) JBoss
2 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) SaaS
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.91%) Firewall
3 2 (1.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) NAS
4 1 (0.97%) DNS
4 1 (0.97%) SAN
4 1 (0.97%) LAN
4 1 (0.97%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) MySQL
2 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) JUnit
2 7 (6.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (6.80%) Subversion
2 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.85%) TestNG
5 4 (3.88%) Maven
6 3 (2.91%) JIRA
6 3 (2.91%) Selenium
6 3 (2.91%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.91%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.91%) ClearQuest
6 3 (2.91%) MSI
6 3 (2.91%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.97%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.97%) NUnit
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.80%) Back Office
4 6 (5.83%) Games
4 6 (5.83%) Retail
5 5 (4.85%) Advertising
5 5 (4.85%) Marketing
6 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.91%) Electronics
8 2 (1.94%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.97%) Banking
9 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (71.84%) Developer
2 28 (27.18%) Software Developer
3 26 (25.24%) Software Engineer
4 24 (23.30%) Java Developer
5 19 (18.45%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (11.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Programmer
8 8 (7.77%) Architect
9 7 (6.80%) Software Programmer
10 6 (5.83%) Trainer
11 5 (4.85%) Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) Java Architect
12 4 (3.88%) Tester
12 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 4 (3.88%) Java Programmer
13 3 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (2.91%) Support Specialist
13 3 (2.91%) Applications Support
13 3 (2.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (34.95%) HTML
2 31 (30.10%) HTML5
3 29 (28.16%) .NET
4 24 (23.30%) Spring
4 24 (23.30%) REST
5 22 (21.36%) J2EE
6 21 (20.39%) CSS
7 19 (18.45%) Web Services
7 19 (18.45%) Hibernate
8 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET
9 16 (15.53%) JPA
9 16 (15.53%) jQuery
10 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
11 14 (13.59%) XML
12 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (10.68%) SOAP
14 7 (6.80%) Qt
14 7 (6.80%) JBoss Seam
14 7 (6.80%) Apache Flex
14 7 (6.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.85%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.91%) DTV
3 3 (2.91%) CMDB
4 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.97%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.18%) Linux
2 16 (15.53%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.91%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) UNIX
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) OO
3 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
4 26 (25.24%) TDD
5 23 (22.33%) Cyber Security
6 21 (20.39%) MVC
7 20 (19.42%) Scrum
8 19 (18.45%) Computer Forensics
9 16 (15.53%) Test Automation
10 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
11 12 (11.65%) Web Development
12 11 (10.68%) SDLC
13 8 (7.77%) BDD
14 7 (6.80%) Digital Signal Processing
14 7 (6.80%) Signal Processing
14 7 (6.80%) Configuration Management
14 7 (6.80%) UML
14 7 (6.80%) OOP
14 7 (6.80%) OOD
15 4 (3.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) C#
2 41 (39.81%) C++
3 26 (25.24%) C
4 23 (22.33%) Python
5 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
6 19 (18.45%) Ruby
7 13 (12.62%) Assembly Language
8 11 (10.68%) SQL
9 5 (4.85%) PHP
10 3 (2.91%) VB
11 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.94%) Delphi
12 1 (0.97%) Perl
12 1 (0.97%) VBScript
12 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.97%) Groovy
12 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.94%) PhD
4 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.88%) SAP
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle
3 3 (2.91%) Apple
3 3 (2.91%) webMethods
4 1 (0.97%) VMware
4 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.97%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.97%) Sybase
4 1 (0.97%) Citrix
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