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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 29 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.50% 13.38% 6.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 21.11% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 12
Average salary £28,625 £37,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.63% +60.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,225 £21,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £43,800 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
60 90 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 37.50% 63.38% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 60 80 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Halifax

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
5 1 (12.50%) Samba
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 1 (12.50%) XSL
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) CMMI
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
1 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) CMMI
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago