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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 31 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.82% 12.21% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 22.54% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 9
Average salary £27,250 £37,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.35% +60.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,600 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
66 71 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 37.29% 54.20% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 66 61 74
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £21,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Halifax

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Social Media
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Samba

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
2 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Publishing
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) RUP
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) CMMI
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago