The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 2.30% 22.92% 48.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 73.33% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 21
Average salary £72,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 43.68% 31.25% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

Java
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Java Salary Trend in Chesterfield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (50.00%) Validation
1 8 (50.00%) Ajax
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (50.00%) Java SE
1 8 (50.00%) Java EE
1 8 (50.00%) QA
1 8 (50.00%) GWT
1 8 (50.00%) JPA
1 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) UML
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XSD
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Business Development
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Maximo
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Test Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) QA Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Graduate
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) Ajax
1 8 (50.00%) Java SE
1 8 (50.00%) Java EE
1 8 (50.00%) GWT
1 8 (50.00%) JPA
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XSD
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (50.00%) Validation
1 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (18.75%) UML
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP