The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Home Counties region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 27.27% 11.11% 30.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 33.33% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 26
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 12 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 36.36% 33.33% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 36
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South East

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Java
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Java Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Java
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) LDAP
2 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) JRules
2 5 (50.00%) PegaRULES
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) ILOG
2 5 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (20.00%) Java SE
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) IBM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) PegaRULES
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 5 (50.00%) JRules Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) JRules
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 5 (50.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (20.00%) Java SE
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) ILOG
2 2 (20.00%) IBM