The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 22.22% 19.90% 14.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.01% 41.24% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 43
Average salary £40,825 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.42% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,870 £28,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 97 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.32% 48.26% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 94 76 143
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,128 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Java
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Java Salary Trend in Gloucester

Java
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 48 (62.34%) Security Cleared
2 44 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 38 (49.35%) SQL
4 34 (44.16%) Linux
5 33 (42.86%) C#
5 33 (42.86%) C++
5 33 (42.86%) HTML
5 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 29 (37.66%) Oracle
7 28 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 22 (28.57%) .NET
9 21 (27.27%) OO
9 21 (27.27%) UNIX
10 19 (24.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (23.38%) SC Cleared
11 18 (23.38%) Shell Script
12 16 (20.78%) JSF
13 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
14 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database
15 13 (16.88%) Degree
15 13 (16.88%) jQuery
15 13 (16.88%) CSS
16 12 (15.58%) Windows
16 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
17 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
18 10 (12.99%) Middleware
18 10 (12.99%) Apache
18 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
18 10 (12.99%) FreeMarker

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (12.99%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.30%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.30%) Mule
3 1 (1.30%) Confluence
3 1 (1.30%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) LAN
1 4 (5.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.60%) JUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Ant
4 1 (1.30%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.30%) Synon
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Maven
4 1 (1.30%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.30%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.30%) Mockito
4 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.30%) Hudson
4 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.30%) FindBugs
General
1 8 (10.39%) Marketing
2 7 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) C# Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) Analyst
5 12 (15.58%) Test Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Applications Support
6 10 (12.99%) C++/Java Developer
6 10 (12.99%) C++/C# Developer
6 10 (12.99%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Designer
7 5 (6.49%) User Experience Developer
7 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Tester
8 4 (5.19%) Programmer
8 4 (5.19%) User Experience Designer
9 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.90%) C# Application Developer
9 3 (3.90%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) HTML
2 22 (28.57%) .NET
3 16 (20.78%) JSF
4 13 (16.88%) CSS
4 13 (16.88%) jQuery
5 10 (12.99%) FreeMarker
5 10 (12.99%) Middleware
6 9 (11.69%) Web Services
6 9 (11.69%) XML
6 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
7 8 (10.39%) Hibernate
7 8 (10.39%) Ajax
8 6 (7.79%) J2EE
8 6 (7.79%) HTML5
9 5 (6.49%) Spring
10 4 (5.19%) EJB
11 3 (3.90%) WPF
12 2 (2.60%) JPA
12 2 (2.60%) Spring Web Flow
13 1 (1.30%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.99%) PKI
2 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.60%) Physics
4 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Linux
2 21 (27.27%) UNIX
3 19 (24.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (15.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 21 (27.27%) OO
3 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.69%) Test Scripting
4 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
5 6 (7.79%) Scrum
6 5 (6.49%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (6.49%) UML
7 4 (5.19%) ITIL
7 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Software Architecture
8 3 (3.90%) Product Marketing
8 3 (3.90%) V-Model
8 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (3.90%) OOP
8 3 (3.90%) SOA
9 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) SQL
2 33 (42.86%) C#
2 33 (42.86%) C++
2 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.38%) Shell Script
4 9 (11.69%) Perl
5 6 (7.79%) Python
6 5 (6.49%) PHP
7 4 (5.19%) C
8 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby
8 3 (3.90%) Korn
8 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.90%) Delphi
8 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.60%) Pascal
10 1 (1.30%) AspectJ
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) RPG
Qualifications
1 48 (62.34%) Security Cleared
2 44 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 18 (23.38%) SC Cleared
4 13 (16.88%) Degree
5 8 (10.39%) PhD
6 4 (5.19%) ISEB
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) Oracle
2 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 10 (12.99%) Saba
4 4 (5.19%) JBoss
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.60%) Coverity
6 2 (2.60%) Wind River
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago