The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 35 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.60% 1.14% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.67% 2.56% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £30,000 £33,750 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 78 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 43.10% 44.57% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 62 61 66
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Java
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Java Salary Trend in Halifax

Java
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Halifax

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) V-Model
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) RUP
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Ranorex
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Testopia
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 3 (37.50%) Ranorex
2 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Testopia
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) RUP
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) V-Model
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago