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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 2 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Java 21 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 30.43% 25.42% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 75.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 5
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £52,400 £72,400
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
35 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 50.72% 33.90% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £40,000 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (90.32%) PL/SQL
2 28 (90.32%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) XML
3 18 (58.06%) XSL
3 18 (58.06%) XSLT
4 17 (54.84%) Oracle
4 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
5 16 (51.61%) SLA
6 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
6 14 (45.16%) JMS
6 14 (45.16%) AMQP
6 14 (45.16%) REST
6 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
7 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
7 11 (35.48%) Performance Testing
7 11 (35.48%) HP
7 11 (35.48%) LoadRunner
7 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
8 8 (25.81%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (19.35%) Banking
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (12.90%) Java EE
11 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (12.90%) Spring
11 4 (12.90%) JSF
11 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
11 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (12.90%) JSP
11 4 (12.90%) Struts

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Applications Support
2 11 (35.48%) Test Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Applications Specialist
2 11 (35.48%) Support Specialist
2 11 (35.48%) Applications Support Specialist
2 11 (35.48%) Architect
3 8 (25.81%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) XML
1 18 (58.06%) XSL
1 18 (58.06%) XSLT
2 14 (45.16%) JMS
2 14 (45.16%) REST
3 4 (12.90%) Java EE
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 4 (12.90%) JSF
3 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.90%) JSP
3 4 (12.90%) Struts
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (6.45%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Solaris
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
2 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
2 11 (35.48%) Performance Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) PL/SQL
1 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) VocaLink