The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 26 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.47% 5.14% 11.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 11.54% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 15
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £26,750 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
110 78 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.15% 44.57% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 86 76 68
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Java
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Java Salary Trend in Farnborough

Java
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Python
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) Perl
4 11 (30.56%) UNIX
4 11 (30.56%) Ruby
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (25.00%) Spring
7 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 7 (19.44%) Windows
8 7 (19.44%) Java EE
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
8 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.67%) RESTful
9 6 (16.67%) Open Source
9 6 (16.67%) Subversion
9 6 (16.67%) C
9 6 (16.67%) C++
9 6 (16.67%) Middleware
9 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
10 5 (13.89%) HTTP
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle
10 5 (13.89%) SOAP
10 5 (13.89%) Web Services
10 5 (13.89%) XML
10 5 (13.89%) Solaris
10 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
10 5 (13.89%) VMware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) JCAPS
2 4 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.78%) Confluence
5 1 (2.78%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) PaaS
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.89%) HTTP
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 5 (13.89%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (11.11%) Ant
3 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 3 (8.33%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) TestNG
5 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) JMeter
6 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
1 16 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Head of Development
4 3 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Spring
2 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 7 (19.44%) Java EE
4 6 (16.67%) RESTful
4 6 (16.67%) Middleware
5 5 (13.89%) Web Services
5 5 (13.89%) XML
5 5 (13.89%) SOAP
6 4 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) EJB
6 4 (11.11%) Apache Camel
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) CSS3
8 2 (5.56%) CSS
8 2 (5.56%) Struts
8 2 (5.56%) HTML
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5
8 2 (5.56%) GWT
8 2 (5.56%) Ajax
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (8.33%) BBC
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) UNIX
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 5 (13.89%) Solaris
6 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.11%) Scrum
3 4 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) TDD
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) OOD
5 2 (5.56%) OOP
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) Time Management
6 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Web Development
6 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Python
2 12 (33.33%) Perl
3 11 (30.56%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) C
4 6 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) AppManager
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
1 5 (13.89%) VMware
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter