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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 25.49% 7.55% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.09% 25.00% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £70,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -40.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,550 £60,750
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £48,650 £79,000
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
22 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 43.14% 30.19% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 12
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +20.00%
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 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 22 (78.57%) PL/SQL
2 22 (78.57%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) XML
3 16 (57.14%) XSL
3 16 (57.14%) XSLT
4 15 (53.57%) Oracle
5 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 14 (50.00%) SLA
5 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (46.43%) REST
6 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
6 13 (46.43%) AMQP
6 13 (46.43%) JMS
7 10 (35.71%) Banking
8 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) HP
8 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
8 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
8 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
9 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Java EE
10 4 (14.29%) Middleware
10 4 (14.29%) Project Management
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
11 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
1 1 (3.57%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (3.57%) Temenos T24
1 1 (3.57%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 12 (42.86%) Applications Specialist
2 12 (42.86%) Support Specialist
2 12 (42.86%) Applications Support Specialist
3 6 (21.43%) Test Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Solutions Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) XML
1 16 (57.14%) XSL
1 16 (57.14%) XSLT
2 13 (46.43%) JMS
2 13 (46.43%) REST
3 4 (14.29%) Java EE
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (14.29%) Middleware
4 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.71%) Spring
4 3 (10.71%) JSF
4 3 (10.71%) JSP
4 3 (10.71%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Solaris
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) PL/SQL
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) C
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (3.57%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Avaloq
4 1 (3.57%) VocaLink
4 1 (3.57%) Fiserv