The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 22 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 14 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.78% 7.18% 16.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.63% 15.38% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 47
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,050 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 91 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 36.99% 46.67% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 59 91 145
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Java
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Java Salary Trend in Knutsford

Java
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) J2EE
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (45.71%) Banking
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (42.86%) DB2
5 14 (40.00%) Linux
6 13 (37.14%) COBOL
6 13 (37.14%) Mainframe
7 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
7 12 (34.29%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (34.29%) CICS
7 12 (34.29%) UML
7 12 (34.29%) UNIX
8 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (20.00%) IBM
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) Informatica
10 5 (14.29%) HP
10 5 (14.29%) Release Management
11 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
11 4 (11.43%) Spring
11 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
11 4 (11.43%) ETL
12 3 (8.57%) XSLT
12 3 (8.57%) AIX
12 3 (8.57%) XSD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 12 (34.29%) CICS
2 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) DB2
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Informix
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.86%) HBase
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JUnit
1 2 (5.71%) Introscope
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
1 2 (5.71%) Mockito
1 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Designer
2 12 (34.29%) Architect
3 11 (31.43%) Applications Architect
4 7 (20.00%) Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
6 4 (11.43%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Informatica Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) ETL Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacker
8 2 (5.71%) Graduate Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) J2EE
2 5 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 3 (8.57%) XSD
4 3 (8.57%) XSLT
5 2 (5.71%) WSDL
5 2 (5.71%) JAX-RPC
5 2 (5.71%) XSL
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) JDBC
5 2 (5.71%) SOAP
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
5 2 (5.71%) JSON
5 2 (5.71%) JAX-RS
5 2 (5.71%) GWT
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) PowerMock
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) Kafka
6 1 (2.86%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) Online Banking
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.71%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) UML
3 12 (34.29%) Risk Analysis
3 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
4 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Release Management
6 4 (11.43%) ETL
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) COBOL
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.57%) sed
4 3 (8.57%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) AWK
4 3 (8.57%) Korn
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) Informatica
4 2 (5.71%) Perforce
4 2 (5.71%) Ab Initio
4 2 (5.71%) Teradata
4 2 (5.71%) Compuware
5 1 (2.86%) Cognos