The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.46% 5.41% 10.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.82% 11.76% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Average salary £51,250 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.81% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,450 £50,000 £43,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 34.82% 45.95% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 30
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Sussex

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 21 (77.78%) SOAP
2 21 (77.78%) Web Services
3 20 (74.07%) XML
3 20 (74.07%) Project Management
4 19 (70.37%) ILOG
4 19 (70.37%) Lotus
4 19 (70.37%) FileNet
4 19 (70.37%) Finance
4 19 (70.37%) J2EE
4 19 (70.37%) Eclipse
4 19 (70.37%) IBM
4 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 19 (70.37%) JAX-RPC
4 19 (70.37%) XSL
4 19 (70.37%) XSLT
4 19 (70.37%) Windows
4 19 (70.37%) JBoss
4 19 (70.37%) IBM Notes
4 19 (70.37%) DB2
4 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (70.37%) MS Office
4 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Process Server
4 19 (70.37%) JRules
4 19 (70.37%) JSF
4 19 (70.37%) WebSphere
4 19 (70.37%) Dojo
4 19 (70.37%) Unit Testing
4 19 (70.37%) DataPower

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 19 (70.37%) FileNet
1 19 (70.37%) IBM Notes
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (7.41%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (70.37%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Eclipse
1 19 (70.37%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) SOAP
1 21 (77.78%) Web Services
2 20 (74.07%) XML
3 19 (70.37%) J2EE
3 19 (70.37%) JAX-RPC
3 19 (70.37%) XSL
3 19 (70.37%) XSLT
3 19 (70.37%) JRules
3 19 (70.37%) JSF
3 19 (70.37%) Dojo
4 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) JSON
6 3 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) JMS
8 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) Java EE
8 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) DataPower
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Project Management
2 19 (70.37%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.70%) B2B
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
3 2 (7.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) ILOG
1 19 (70.37%) Lotus
1 19 (70.37%) IBM
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
1 19 (70.37%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Cognizant