The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 25 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 39 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.18% 4.07% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.67% 4.34% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 14
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
450 461 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.34% 93.70% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 361 410 425
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
North West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +13 17 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Chorley - 12 £26,250 - 2
Blackburn +9 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Newton-le-Willows +1 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Accrington - 2 £37,500 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 61 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (72.13%) Hibernate
3 39 (63.93%) Spring
4 38 (62.30%) J2EE
5 29 (47.54%) HTML
6 27 (44.26%) CSS
7 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
8 19 (31.15%) Tomcat
9 17 (27.87%) OO
9 17 (27.87%) Scrum
10 16 (26.23%) Web Development
11 15 (24.59%) Subversion
11 15 (24.59%) jQuery
11 15 (24.59%) Apache
11 15 (24.59%) SQL
11 15 (24.59%) C++
12 14 (22.95%) Java EE
13 12 (19.67%) XML
14 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
14 11 (18.03%) Eclipse
15 10 (16.39%) OOD
15 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (16.39%) Web Services
16 9 (14.75%) JSP
16 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
17 8 (13.11%) Struts
18 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
18 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (11.48%) Ajax

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (31.15%) Tomcat
2 15 (24.59%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) SSL
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Subversion
2 11 (18.03%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.20%) Maven
4 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) MyEclipse
5 2 (3.28%) JUnit
General
1 4 (6.56%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (72.13%) Hibernate
2 39 (63.93%) Spring
3 38 (62.30%) J2EE
4 29 (47.54%) HTML
5 27 (44.26%) CSS
6 15 (24.59%) jQuery
7 14 (22.95%) Java EE
8 12 (19.67%) XML
9 10 (16.39%) Web Services
10 9 (14.75%) JSP
11 8 (13.11%) Struts
12 7 (11.48%) Ajax
12 7 (11.48%) HTML5
13 6 (9.84%) SOAP
14 5 (8.20%) Spring MVC
15 4 (6.56%) JSON
16 3 (4.92%) XSLT
16 3 (4.92%) GWT
17 2 (3.28%) WSDL
17 2 (3.28%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) W3C
2 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) CentOS
1 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (3.28%) UNIX
1 2 (3.28%) AIX
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) OO
1 17 (27.87%) Scrum
2 16 (26.23%) Web Development
3 10 (16.39%) OOD
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (8.20%) MVC
7 4 (6.56%) Release Management
7 4 (6.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) BDD
7 4 (6.56%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.56%) OOP
8 3 (4.92%) SOA
9 2 (3.28%) Product Management
9 2 (3.28%) Website Architecture
9 2 (3.28%) Master Data Management
9 2 (3.28%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.28%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) C++
4 5 (8.20%) PowerHouse
5 4 (6.56%) Scala
6 2 (3.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) MCSE
1 3 (4.92%) MCP
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) JBoss
3 2 (3.28%) IBM
3 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
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