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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 46 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.35% 5.06% 6.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 5.19% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 26
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
496 482 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.83% 97.57% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 431 405 380
Average salary £32,570 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.21% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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
Preston -3 14 £27,500 -43.29% 2
Chorley - 3 £21,000 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (77.27%) Spring
3 30 (68.18%) Hibernate
4 23 (52.27%) J2EE
5 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (36.36%) HTML
7 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
7 15 (34.09%) OOD
8 14 (31.82%) CSS
9 12 (27.27%) jQuery
10 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.73%) SQL
11 10 (22.73%) OOP
11 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
11 10 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (22.73%) Java EE
11 10 (22.73%) Release Management
12 9 (20.45%) Apache
12 9 (20.45%) Subversion
13 8 (18.18%) OO
13 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
14 7 (15.91%) C++
14 7 (15.91%) Scrum
14 7 (15.91%) Maven
15 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
15 6 (13.64%) MVC
15 6 (13.64%) Spring MVC
16 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
16 5 (11.36%) Struts
16 5 (11.36%) Retail

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 9 (20.45%) Apache
2 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SSL
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Subversion
2 7 (15.91%) Maven
3 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
4 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) Spring
2 30 (68.18%) Hibernate
3 23 (52.27%) J2EE
4 16 (36.36%) HTML
5 14 (31.82%) CSS
6 12 (27.27%) jQuery
7 10 (22.73%) Java EE
8 6 (13.64%) Spring MVC
9 5 (11.36%) Struts
10 4 (9.09%) XML
11 3 (6.82%) Ajax
11 3 (6.82%) JSON
12 2 (4.55%) Middleware
12 2 (4.55%) XHTML
13 1 (2.27%) Web Services
13 1 (2.27%) JSP
13 1 (2.27%) SOAP
13 1 (2.27%) .NET
13 1 (2.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) AIX
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) CentOS
1 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) OOD
3 10 (22.73%) OOP
3 10 (22.73%) Release Management
3 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
3 10 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (18.18%) OO
5 7 (15.91%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) MVC
7 5 (11.36%) Web Development
8 2 (4.55%) Data Management
8 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.55%) TDD
8 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.27%) SOA
9 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.27%) UML
9 1 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.27%) SEO
9 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) COBOL
5 1 (2.27%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle
1 1 (2.27%) IBM
1 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
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