The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 29 33 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.19% 2.86% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 7.35% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 13
Average salary £33,750 £27,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.85% -26.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £43,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
78 68 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 46.43% 38.86% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 61
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Halifax

Java
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Google