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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 17 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 68 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.49% 11.40% 6.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.58% 19.78% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 58 41 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,100 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
366 268 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 61.82% 57.63% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 294 222 273
Average salary £35,700 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Java
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Java Salary Trend in Lancashire

Java
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Java Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Java
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 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Preston -8 22 £37,500 +1.35% 3
Blackburn -5 14 £39,250 +3.28% 6
Chorley -12 4 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Blackpool - 4 £40,000 - 1
Burnley - 4 £27,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 3 £40,000 - 2
Newton-le-Willows +1 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Accrington -3 1 £40,500 +8.00%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 65 (51.18%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.07%) SQL
3 41 (32.28%) HTML
4 36 (28.35%) CSS
5 35 (27.56%) Oracle
6 34 (26.77%) SQL Server
7 32 (25.20%) JavaScript
8 27 (21.26%) Finance
8 27 (21.26%) Hibernate
9 26 (20.47%) Spring
9 26 (20.47%) QA
10 25 (19.69%) XML
11 23 (18.11%) Selenium
11 23 (18.11%) WebDriver
12 22 (17.32%) C#
13 21 (16.54%) Web Services
13 21 (16.54%) Tomcat
13 21 (16.54%) WebSphere
14 18 (14.17%) Degree
14 18 (14.17%) QMS
14 18 (14.17%) .NET
15 17 (13.39%) E-Commerce
15 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.60%) OO
16 16 (12.60%) J2EE
16 16 (12.60%) MVC
17 15 (11.81%) PRINCE2
18 13 (10.24%) Linux
18 13 (10.24%) Automation Testing
19 12 (9.45%) Mentoring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.54%) WebSphere
1 21 (16.54%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.45%) Apache
3 8 (6.30%) JBoss
3 8 (6.30%) FileNet
4 7 (5.51%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.15%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.57%) SilverStripe
7 2 (1.57%) Node.js
7 2 (1.57%) IIS
7 2 (1.57%) Drupal
7 2 (1.57%) WordPress
7 2 (1.57%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Exstream
2 2 (1.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
1 2 (1.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) FTP
1 4 (3.15%) HTTP
1 4 (3.15%) HTTPS
1 4 (3.15%) Firewall
2 3 (2.36%) Network Security
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.57%) SMS
3 2 (1.57%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) MySQL
3 10 (7.87%) DB2
4 7 (5.51%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.51%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.36%) MS Access
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.57%) SQLBase
7 2 (1.57%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (18.11%) Selenium
1 23 (18.11%) WebDriver
2 10 (7.87%) Subversion
3 5 (3.94%) Maven
3 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.15%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.36%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.57%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.57%) Ant
6 2 (1.57%) JUnit
6 2 (1.57%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (21.26%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.51%) Billing
3 6 (4.72%) Marketing
4 4 (3.15%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.36%) Retail
6 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.79%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.79%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 68 (53.54%) Developer
2 47 (37.01%) Java Developer
3 29 (22.83%) Analyst
4 21 (16.54%) Test Analyst
5 16 (12.60%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.87%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) Automation Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Graduate
8 6 (4.72%) Junior
8 6 (4.72%) Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Software Development Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Software Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Graduate Java Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.28%) HTML
2 36 (28.35%) CSS
3 27 (21.26%) Hibernate
4 26 (20.47%) Spring
5 25 (19.69%) XML
6 21 (16.54%) Web Services
7 18 (14.17%) .NET
8 16 (12.60%) J2EE
9 12 (9.45%) JSP
9 12 (9.45%) jQuery
10 11 (8.66%) RESTful
11 10 (7.87%) HTML5
12 8 (6.30%) JSON
13 7 (5.51%) EDI
14 6 (4.72%) EJB
14 6 (4.72%) CSS3
15 5 (3.94%) Java EE
16 4 (3.15%) XSLT
16 4 (3.15%) Struts
16 4 (3.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.15%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (2.36%) PDA
4 2 (1.57%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.24%) Linux
2 11 (8.66%) Windows
3 3 (2.36%) Android
3 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.36%) UNIX
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.57%) CentOS
4 2 (1.57%) Solaris
4 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (51.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.17%) QMS
3 17 (13.39%) E-Commerce
4 16 (12.60%) OO
4 16 (12.60%) MVC
5 15 (11.81%) PRINCE2
6 13 (10.24%) Automation Testing
7 12 (9.45%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.66%) TDD
9 9 (7.09%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.09%) Scrum
9 9 (7.09%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.30%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.51%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (3.94%) UML
12 5 (3.94%) Business Analysis
12 5 (3.94%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.07%) SQL
2 32 (25.20%) JavaScript
3 22 (17.32%) C#
4 11 (8.66%) PHP
5 9 (7.09%) COBOL
6 8 (6.30%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.72%) Perl
8 5 (3.94%) Python
8 5 (3.94%) Ruby
9 3 (2.36%) Groovy
9 3 (2.36%) VB
9 3 (2.36%) VB6
10 2 (1.57%) VBA
10 2 (1.57%) C
11 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.79%) R
11 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (14.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.36%) Sun Certification
2 3 (2.36%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (2.36%) OCPJP
2 3 (2.36%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.57%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.57%) XenApp
1 2 (1.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (1.57%) Puppet
1 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (27.56%) Oracle
2 11 (8.66%) webMethods
3 10 (7.87%) IBM
4 8 (6.30%) SAP
5 6 (4.72%) HP
6 5 (3.94%) Software AG
7 4 (3.15%) Informatica
7 4 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.36%) GUPTA
8 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.36%) Sun
9 2 (1.57%) Cisco
9 2 (1.57%) Juniper
9 2 (1.57%) Citrix
9 2 (1.57%) Zend
9 2 (1.57%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.57%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.57%) McAfee
9 2 (1.57%) VMware
10 1 (0.79%) Pega
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 - 46k & an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Roqit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Mason Frank
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Blackburn
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Lancashire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year + excellent benefits + package
Posted: 17 days ago
Lancashire
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £70 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago