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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 25 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.85% 26.56% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% 41.46% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 14
Average salary £52,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 65.49% 64.06% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 60 36 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Java
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Java Salary Trend in Dunstable

Java
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (88.46%) PL/SQL
2 23 (88.46%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) SLA
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle
4 13 (50.00%) XML
5 12 (46.15%) XSL
5 12 (46.15%) XSLT
5 12 (46.15%) JMS
5 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
5 12 (46.15%) AMQP
5 12 (46.15%) REST
5 12 (46.15%) Mentoring
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
7 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
7 9 (34.62%) HP
7 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
7 9 (34.62%) Performance Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
7 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (11.54%) Banking
9 3 (11.54%) .NET
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.54%) VB
9 3 (11.54%) C
10 2 (7.69%) C++
10 2 (7.69%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) VBScript
10 2 (7.69%) IIS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) AMQP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Architect
1 10 (38.46%) Applications Support
2 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Support Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Test Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Test Manager
4 7 (26.92%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (11.54%) Support Specialist
7 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (7.69%) Developer
8 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) XML
2 12 (46.15%) XSL
2 12 (46.15%) XSLT
2 12 (46.15%) JMS
2 12 (46.15%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) JSP
4 2 (7.69%) Struts
4 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) JSF
4 2 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 9 (34.62%) Performance Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
2 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) PL/SQL
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) C
3 3 (11.54%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Northgate