The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 10.34% 1.79% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 7.14% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 13.79% 25.00% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Java
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

Java Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Java
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Test Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat