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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 26 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.03% 12.58% 4.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.39% 22.35% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 10
Average salary £21,500 £33,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.84% +16.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
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
79 85 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 44.13% 56.29% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 98
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,400 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
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 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Halifax

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) AIX
3 6 (46.15%) RUP
3 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
3 6 (46.15%) ClearQuest
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) Samba
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) Publishing
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
1 6 (46.15%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Publishing
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Configuration Manager
4 2 (15.38%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
1 6 (46.15%) AIX
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) RUP
1 6 (46.15%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Perl
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Samba
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
Halifax
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Halifax
Church International
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 days ago