The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 36 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.27% 5.04% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 5.23% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 14
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
439 440 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.65% 96.49% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 369 364 402
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,084 £22,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +3 12 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Accrington - 5 £41,000 -
Preston +4 2 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Chorley - 2 £40,000 - 3
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) Spring
4 18 (45.00%) Hibernate
5 15 (37.50%) HTML
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (37.50%) CSS
6 12 (30.00%) J2EE
6 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 12 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
8 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (22.50%) Oracle
10 8 (20.00%) DB2
10 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) OOD
10 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.50%) Apache Solr
11 7 (17.50%) Scrum
11 7 (17.50%) Marketing
11 7 (17.50%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) JBoss
11 7 (17.50%) COBOL
11 7 (17.50%) JSP
12 6 (15.00%) OOP
12 6 (15.00%) OO
12 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
12 6 (15.00%) Java EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
3 7 (17.50%) JBoss
3 7 (17.50%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) DB2
3 5 (12.50%) MySQL
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Maven
2 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (17.50%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Spring
2 18 (45.00%) Hibernate
3 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 12 (30.00%) J2EE
5 7 (17.50%) JSP
6 6 (15.00%) Java EE
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
8 2 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (20.00%) OOD
5 7 (17.50%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) OO
6 6 (15.00%) OOP
6 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Release Management
7 4 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (7.50%) SOA
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
9 1 (2.50%) Data Management
9 1 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) COBOL
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) IBM
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £35-45k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago