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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 10.71% 7.52% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 13.93% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 4
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
17 122 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 30.36% 53.98% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 109 38
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Chesterfield region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) GWT
3 2 (33.33%) Jetty
3 2 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Java SE
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Mockito
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
4 1 (16.67%) JAX-RS
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) Jetty
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) QA Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) GWT
3 2 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) Java SE
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine