The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 18.57% 3.74% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.62% 14.81% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,500 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,300 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
71 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 50.71% 25.23% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 26 38
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) HTML
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 15 (55.56%) Subversion
3 15 (55.56%) jQuery
3 15 (55.56%) HTML5
4 14 (51.85%) SDLC
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Oracle
6 12 (44.44%) UNIX
7 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
7 11 (40.74%) Linux
8 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
9 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 9 (33.33%) Data Transformation
9 9 (33.33%) Hudson
9 9 (33.33%) REST
9 9 (33.33%) CSS3
9 9 (33.33%) RESTful
9 9 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
9 9 (33.33%) YUI
9 9 (33.33%) Ext JS
9 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 9 (33.33%) Integration Testing
9 9 (33.33%) Dojo
9 9 (33.33%) XHTML
9 9 (33.33%) J2EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (3.70%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Subversion
2 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
3 9 (33.33%) Hudson
4 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 5 (18.52%) ProC
6 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) TestNG
6 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Django Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Python/Django Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Applications Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) HTML5
3 15 (55.56%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) Ext JS
4 9 (33.33%) RESTful
4 9 (33.33%) REST
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
4 9 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 9 (33.33%) JSON
4 9 (33.33%) Dojo
4 9 (33.33%) J2EE
4 9 (33.33%) YUI
4 9 (33.33%) XML
4 9 (33.33%) XSLT
4 9 (33.33%) XHTML
5 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) Django
6 3 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) UNIX
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) SDLC
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 9 (33.33%) Web Development
3 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (22.22%) Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
8 1 (3.70%) EAI
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) C
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
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