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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank - 45 29
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.56% 4.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.69% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.33%
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
33 128 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 19.19% 33.25% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 94 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) RUP
4 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Samba
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) BASE24
5 2 (33.33%) ISO 8583
5 2 (33.33%) Tandem
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) VocaLink
5 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (33.33%) SAS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ATM
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Configuration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EMV
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Tandem
1 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/1
2 2 (33.33%) JCL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 8583
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) NCR
2 2 (33.33%) VocaLink