The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chessington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 3.85% 21.21% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 30.43% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 67.31% 69.70% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -36.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,550 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

Java
Salary Trend in Chessington

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

Java Salary Trend in Chessington

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) Web Services
3 16 (72.73%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) OO
4 13 (59.09%) SOAP
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) Spring
5 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 11 (50.00%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 10 (45.45%) JSP
6 10 (45.45%) Servlets
6 10 (45.45%) JSTL
6 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (45.45%) RESTful
6 10 (45.45%) Java EE
6 10 (45.45%) REST
7 9 (40.91%) Web Application Development
7 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
7 9 (40.91%) User Stories
7 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
7 9 (40.91%) Java SE
7 9 (40.91%) Ajax
7 9 (40.91%) Web 2.0
7 9 (40.91%) Maven
7 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 9 (40.91%) XML
7 9 (40.91%) DOM
7 9 (40.91%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 (40.91%) JBoss
1 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
1 9 (40.91%) Maven
2 7 (31.82%) Ant
3 5 (22.73%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Log4j
4 2 (9.09%) TestNG
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Junior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Junior Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Web Services
2 16 (72.73%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) SOAP
4 11 (50.00%) Spring
4 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 10 (45.45%) JSP
5 10 (45.45%) Servlets
5 10 (45.45%) JSTL
5 10 (45.45%) RESTful
5 10 (45.45%) Java EE
5 10 (45.45%) REST
6 9 (40.91%) Java SE
6 9 (40.91%) Ajax
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
6 9 (40.91%) XML
6 9 (40.91%) DOM
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) JAXB
6 9 (40.91%) SAX
7 3 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Web 2.0
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) OO
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Scrum
3 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (40.91%) Web Application Development
4 9 (40.91%) User Stories
5 7 (31.82%) System Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Low Latency
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA