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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 46 29 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.34% 6.91% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 7.39% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 9
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,400 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
470 514 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.11% 93.45% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 402 457 410
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 30 September 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 September 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 -2 9 £37,000 -3.89% 2
Blackburn +11 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Newton-le-Willows +2 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Chorley - 2 £21,250 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (67.92%) Hibernate
2 36 (67.92%) Spring
2 36 (67.92%) J2EE
3 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) HTML
5 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
6 21 (39.62%) CSS
7 16 (30.19%) Subversion
8 15 (28.30%) jQuery
8 15 (28.30%) OO
8 15 (28.30%) Apache
8 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
9 14 (26.42%) C++
10 13 (24.53%) Scrum
11 12 (22.64%) Web Development
12 10 (18.87%) SQL
12 10 (18.87%) OOD
13 9 (16.98%) Maven
14 8 (15.09%) Eclipse
15 7 (13.21%) MVC
15 7 (13.21%) Java EE
15 7 (13.21%) Spring MVC
16 6 (11.32%) Retail
16 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
17 5 (9.43%) JBoss
17 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
17 5 (9.43%) Struts
17 5 (9.43%) XML
17 5 (9.43%) Ajax

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (28.30%) Apache
1 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SSL
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Subversion
2 9 (16.98%) Maven
3 8 (15.09%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.55%) JUnit
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) J2EE
1 36 (67.92%) Hibernate
1 36 (67.92%) Spring
2 23 (43.40%) HTML
3 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 15 (28.30%) jQuery
5 7 (13.21%) Java EE
5 7 (13.21%) Spring MVC
6 5 (9.43%) JSON
6 5 (9.43%) Ajax
6 5 (9.43%) Struts
6 5 (9.43%) XML
7 3 (5.66%) SOAP
7 3 (5.66%) Web Services
8 2 (3.77%) JSP
8 2 (3.77%) XHTML
8 2 (3.77%) WSDL
8 2 (3.77%) Middleware
9 1 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) UNIX
1 2 (3.77%) AIX
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) CentOS
1 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) OO
3 13 (24.53%) Scrum
4 12 (22.64%) Web Development
5 10 (18.87%) OOD
6 7 (13.21%) MVC
7 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) OOP
8 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.55%) Release Management
9 3 (5.66%) SOA
10 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.77%) UML
10 2 (3.77%) Data Management
10 2 (3.77%) SEO
10 2 (3.77%) TDD
10 2 (3.77%) Product Management
10 2 (3.77%) Master Data Management
10 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) C++
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) PowerHouse
6 2 (3.77%) COBOL
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) IBM
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
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