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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 18.69% 11.83% 16.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 25.00% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 34
Average salary £55,000 £66,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +78.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £47,500
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
70 44 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 65.42% 47.31% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 67 42 64
Average salary £47,000 £52,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.61% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (88.89%) SOAP
2 24 (88.89%) Web Services
3 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
4 19 (70.37%) J2EE
4 19 (70.37%) XML
4 19 (70.37%) XSL
4 19 (70.37%) XSLT
4 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (70.37%) MS Office
4 19 (70.37%) DB2
4 19 (70.37%) Windows
4 19 (70.37%) JBoss
4 19 (70.37%) IBM Notes
4 19 (70.37%) IBM
4 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 19 (70.37%) JAX-RPC
4 19 (70.37%) ILOG
4 19 (70.37%) Lotus
4 19 (70.37%) Eclipse
4 19 (70.37%) Project Management
4 19 (70.37%) FileNet
4 19 (70.37%) Finance
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 17 April 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%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (70.37%) IBM Notes
1 19 (70.37%) FileNet
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere
1 19 (70.37%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 19 (70.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Eclipse
1 19 (70.37%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (18.52%) JUnit
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Graduate
5 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) SOAP
1 24 (88.89%) Web Services
2 19 (70.37%) XML
2 19 (70.37%) XSL
2 19 (70.37%) XSLT
2 19 (70.37%) JAX-RPC
2 19 (70.37%) JRules
2 19 (70.37%) J2EE
2 19 (70.37%) JSF
2 19 (70.37%) Dojo
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) Spring MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Spring Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Java EE
4 5 (18.52%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) DataPower
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Project Management
1 19 (70.37%) Unit Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Web Development
2 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) B2B
4 2 (7.41%) B2C
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) JBoss
1 19 (70.37%) IBM
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
1 19 (70.37%) ILOG
1 19 (70.37%) Lotus
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
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