The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 37 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.94% 15.33% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 32.39% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 3
Median salary £30,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £43,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £57,500 £59,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 71 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 48.58% 47.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 102 59 31
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Java
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Java Salary Trend in Gatwick

Java
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) J2SE
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) FatWire
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
4 1 (16.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) MVS
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) EasyMock
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Architect
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) J2SE
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) JNDI
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MVS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) B2C
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) BroadVision
2 1 (16.67%) FatWire
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat