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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 22 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.13% 1.65% 20.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 7.69% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 22
Median salary £33,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
50 26 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 39.06% 21.49% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 59
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) JUnit
4 7 (58.33%) Spring
4 7 (58.33%) Maven
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) J2SE
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) XHTML
7 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) Solaris
8 2 (16.67%) UML
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) REST
8 2 (16.67%) Line Management
8 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (16.67%) User Experience
8 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 1 (8.33%) Service Design
9 1 (8.33%) CSS3
9 1 (8.33%) AngularJS

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 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) EasyMock
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Java Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Designer
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE Architect
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
3 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) J2SE
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) XHTML
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) JDBC
7 1 (8.33%) JSP
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
7 1 (8.33%) Servlets
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (16.67%) Line Management
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (16.67%) UML
1 2 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (8.33%) B2C
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Service Design
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) BroadVision
2 1 (8.33%) FatWire