The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 33 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.20% 13.18% 7.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 25.00% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 18
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +10.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 136 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 33.70% 52.71% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 81 113 136
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Java
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the High Wycombe region.

Java Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 39 (81.25%) SQL
2 24 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (43.75%) J2EE
3 21 (43.75%) Struts
4 20 (41.67%) Spring
5 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
6 17 (35.42%) EJB
6 17 (35.42%) JMS
7 13 (27.08%) CSS
7 13 (27.08%) HTML
7 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
7 13 (27.08%) MVC
8 12 (25.00%) PHP
8 12 (25.00%) JSP
9 11 (22.92%) SOA
9 11 (22.92%) Linux
9 11 (22.92%) JSTL
10 10 (20.83%) Degree
11 9 (18.75%) UML
11 9 (18.75%) Sun Certification
11 9 (18.75%) Web Services
11 9 (18.75%) C#
11 9 (18.75%) .NET
11 9 (18.75%) Ruby
11 9 (18.75%) jQuery
11 9 (18.75%) BPMN
11 9 (18.75%) Drools
11 9 (18.75%) HTML5
11 9 (18.75%) CSS3
11 9 (18.75%) Backbone.js

Java
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (14.58%) Apache Solr
2 5 (10.42%) JBoss
2 5 (10.42%) WildFly
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LDAP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) MySQL
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) NeoLoad
1 8 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.42%) JUnit
2 5 (10.42%) NetBeans
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Maven
3 4 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (6.25%) FishEye
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.58%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Tester
6 6 (12.50%) Tester
6 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
11 1 (2.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) J2EE
1 21 (43.75%) Struts
2 20 (41.67%) Spring
3 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
4 17 (35.42%) EJB
4 17 (35.42%) JMS
5 13 (27.08%) CSS
5 13 (27.08%) HTML
6 12 (25.00%) JSP
7 11 (22.92%) JSTL
8 9 (18.75%) Web Services
8 9 (18.75%) .NET
8 9 (18.75%) jQuery
8 9 (18.75%) Drools
8 9 (18.75%) HTML5
8 9 (18.75%) CSS3
8 9 (18.75%) Backbone.js
8 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 8 (16.67%) XML
10 7 (14.58%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Statistics
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (27.08%) MVC
3 11 (22.92%) SOA
4 9 (18.75%) UML
4 9 (18.75%) BPMN
5 8 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (16.67%) Time Management
5 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 8 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 7 (14.58%) CRUD
6 7 (14.58%) OWASP
7 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.50%) OO
8 5 (10.42%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) PHP
4 9 (18.75%) C#
4 9 (18.75%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
3 1 (2.08%) APMG
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Sun
2 4 (8.33%) Talend
3 3 (6.25%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle