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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 43 26 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.85% 8.19% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.02% 8.65% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
518 451 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.64% 94.75% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 438 362 410
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -12 6 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Preston -25 2 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Rossendale - 2 £45,000 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £43,000 - 1
Accrington -2 1 £40,500 +8.00%
Chorley -10 1 £34,000 +29.52% 2
Blackpool - 1 - - 2
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (63.83%) Hibernate
3 29 (61.70%) Spring
4 25 (53.19%) HTML
4 25 (53.19%) CSS
5 24 (51.06%) WebSphere
6 22 (46.81%) SQL
7 19 (40.43%) Oracle
8 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (31.91%) J2EE
9 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
9 15 (31.91%) Web Services
9 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
10 12 (25.53%) MVC
10 12 (25.53%) Degree
11 11 (23.40%) jQuery
11 11 (23.40%) OO
12 10 (21.28%) DB2
12 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
13 9 (19.15%) HTML5
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
13 9 (19.15%) XML
13 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
14 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
14 8 (17.02%) IBM
14 8 (17.02%) OOA/OOD
14 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
14 8 (17.02%) Java EE
15 7 (14.89%) Struts
15 7 (14.89%) COBOL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (51.06%) WebSphere
2 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (10.64%) MQSeries
5 4 (8.51%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) DB2
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Maven
2 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) Hibernate
2 29 (61.70%) Spring
3 25 (53.19%) CSS
3 25 (53.19%) HTML
4 15 (31.91%) J2EE
4 15 (31.91%) Web Services
5 11 (23.40%) jQuery
6 9 (19.15%) XML
6 9 (19.15%) HTML5
7 8 (17.02%) Java EE
8 7 (14.89%) Struts
9 6 (12.77%) Middleware
9 6 (12.77%) EJB
9 6 (12.77%) JSP
10 5 (10.64%) Servlets
10 5 (10.64%) JMS
10 5 (10.64%) CSS3
11 3 (6.38%) REST
11 3 (6.38%) SOAP
11 3 (6.38%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) MVC
3 11 (23.40%) OO
4 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
5 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
6 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
6 8 (17.02%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.64%) UML
7 5 (10.64%) RAD
7 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) Web Development
8 3 (6.38%) WFM
8 3 (6.38%) SOA
8 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum
9 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.13%) Coaching
10 1 (2.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Sun Certification
2 3 (6.38%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (6.38%) OCPJP
2 3 (6.38%) OCMJD
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Sun
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £35-45k DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Preston
Erin Associates
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Blackpool, Leeds, London, Manchester, Newcastle,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £38,000 + Digital Allowance (circa £15,000) + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago