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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 3 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Java 27 69 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 15.98% 28.63% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.67% 37.30% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 19
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
91 185 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.85% 76.76% 69.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 160 144
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 35 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 32 (53.33%) Linux
3 27 (45.00%) SQL
4 26 (43.33%) DV Cleared
5 23 (38.33%) Oracle
6 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
7 18 (30.00%) HTML
8 17 (28.33%) C++
8 17 (28.33%) Test Automation
9 16 (26.67%) Degree
10 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 14 (23.33%) UNIX
12 13 (21.67%) CSS
12 13 (21.67%) C#
12 13 (21.67%) Test Scripting
12 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (20.00%) .NET
13 12 (20.00%) Cyber Security
14 11 (18.33%) Python
14 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
14 11 (18.33%) Ruby
15 10 (16.67%) ISEB
15 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.67%) Bash Shell
16 9 (15.00%) J2EE
16 9 (15.00%) ISTQB
17 8 (13.33%) Maven
17 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
18 7 (11.67%) Windows
18 7 (11.67%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (11.67%) JBoss
2 6 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (5.00%) SAN
3 2 (3.33%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Maven
2 6 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 4 (6.67%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) JUnit
6 1 (1.67%) JMeter
6 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.67%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.67%) Liquibase
6 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (3.33%) Electronics
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
1 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Tester
6 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Designer
8 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Database Designer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) CSS
3 12 (20.00%) .NET
4 9 (15.00%) J2EE
5 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.00%) jQuery
6 6 (10.00%) Spring
7 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.33%) JDBC
8 4 (6.67%) JSF
9 3 (5.00%) Lucene
9 3 (5.00%) Spring Integration
10 2 (3.33%) Middleware
10 2 (3.33%) JSP
10 2 (3.33%) STL
10 2 (3.33%) XML
10 2 (3.33%) FreeMarker
11 1 (1.67%) WinForms
11 1 (1.67%) Ajax
11 1 (1.67%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.33%) Open Source
3 2 (3.33%) Physics
3 2 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.33%) PKI
3 2 (3.33%) VHDL
4 1 (1.67%) SCADA
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) UNIX
3 7 (11.67%) Windows
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (21.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.67%) OO
7 4 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (5.00%) TDD
8 3 (5.00%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.33%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.33%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (3.33%) Signal Processing
9 2 (3.33%) Test Management
9 2 (3.33%) Stress Testing
10 1 (1.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.33%) C++
4 13 (21.67%) C#
5 11 (18.33%) Python
5 11 (18.33%) Ruby
6 10 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.00%) C
7 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.33%) Perl
8 5 (8.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) Korn
9 1 (1.67%) VB
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.67%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 26 (43.33%) DV Cleared
3 16 (26.67%) Degree
4 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (16.67%) ISEB
6 9 (15.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (5.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) BT
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) Saba
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
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