The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 24 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 67 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.40% 12.01% 13.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.18% 20.00% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 48
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,460 £50,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
224 335 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.31% 60.04% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 193 282 233
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Java
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +8 8 £47,000 +17.50% 1
Preston -11 4 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Blackburn +12 3 £37,500 -7.40% 3
Burnley +1 3 £31,000 +12.72%
Chorley -4 2 £31,250 +13.63% 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Java.

1 48 (60.76%) HTML
1 48 (60.76%) JavaScript
2 44 (55.70%) Spring
2 44 (55.70%) CSS
3 36 (45.57%) SQL
4 35 (44.30%) Hibernate
5 34 (43.04%) jQuery
6 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (35.44%) Tomcat
7 27 (34.18%) MVC
8 26 (32.91%) Degree
9 23 (29.11%) Web Development
10 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
11 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
11 15 (18.99%) HTML5
12 14 (17.72%) Front End Development
13 13 (16.46%) BDD
13 13 (16.46%) Maven
14 12 (15.19%) Web Services
14 12 (15.19%) XML
15 11 (13.92%) Node.js
16 10 (12.66%) IIS
16 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
16 10 (12.66%) Scrum
17 9 (11.39%) C#
17 9 (11.39%) CSS3
17 9 (11.39%) iPad
18 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
18 8 (10.13%) Coaching
18 8 (10.13%) User Experience

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (35.44%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.66%) IIS
3 5 (6.33%) Mule
4 3 (3.80%) CMS
4 3 (3.80%) nginx
5 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (1.27%) JBoss
6 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.80%) GitHub
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) DNS
2 2 (2.53%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) Network Security
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
1 3 (3.80%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) Maven
3 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.86%) Selenium
5 6 (7.59%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.59%) JUnit
5 6 (7.59%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.06%) Gradle
6 4 (5.06%) Subversion
7 3 (3.80%) Gerrit
7 3 (3.80%) JIRA
7 3 (3.80%) JMeter
7 3 (3.80%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.27%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (81.01%) Developer
2 46 (58.23%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Software Developer
4 15 (18.99%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (8.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.59%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (7.59%) HTML Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Agile Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Designer
9 3 (3.80%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (3.80%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Scala Developer
9 3 (3.80%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.80%) UI/UX Designer
9 3 (3.80%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.76%) HTML
2 44 (55.70%) CSS
2 44 (55.70%) Spring
3 35 (44.30%) Hibernate
4 34 (43.04%) jQuery
5 15 (18.99%) HTML5
6 12 (15.19%) Web Services
6 12 (15.19%) XML
7 11 (13.92%) Node.js
8 9 (11.39%) CSS3
9 7 (8.86%) .NET
9 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.86%) RESTful
10 5 (6.33%) J2EE
11 4 (5.06%) Android SDK
11 4 (5.06%) D3.js
11 4 (5.06%) Dropwizard
11 4 (5.06%) JSON
11 4 (5.06%) REST
11 4 (5.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) iPad
2 8 (10.13%) User Experience
3 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) Social Network
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) MVC
3 23 (29.11%) Web Development
4 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
5 14 (17.72%) Front End Development
6 13 (16.46%) BDD
7 10 (12.66%) Scrum
7 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.13%) Coaching
9 7 (8.86%) Regression Testing
9 7 (8.86%) TDD
9 7 (8.86%) Web Design
10 6 (7.59%) SOA
11 5 (6.33%) Android Development
11 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.33%) OWASP
11 5 (6.33%) SDLC
12 4 (5.06%) Automated Testing
12 4 (5.06%) DevOps
12 4 (5.06%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.76%) JavaScript
2 36 (45.57%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) C#
4 5 (6.33%) Scala
5 4 (5.06%) Ruby
6 3 (3.80%) Groovy
6 3 (3.80%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) C++
7 2 (2.53%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) RPG
8 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.27%) VB
8 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Nagios
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) Google
2 3 (3.80%) Adobe
3 2 (2.53%) CA
3 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.27%) Software AG
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) webMethods
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 15 days ago