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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 49 55 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.37% 12.06% 13.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.08% 21.65% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 50
Average salary £39,500 £44,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.22% +21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,538 £30,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
244 254 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.61% 55.70% 64.21%
Number of salaries quoted 198 228 277
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,564 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +3 16 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Blackburn 0 14 £40,000 -2.43% 3
Accrington - 5 £41,000 -
Chorley +1 2 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 35 (32.11%) .NET
4 34 (31.19%) HTML
4 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
5 33 (30.28%) SQL
6 31 (28.44%) Oracle
7 28 (25.69%) CSS
8 22 (20.18%) Spring
9 21 (19.27%) Web Services
10 20 (18.35%) Hibernate
10 20 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
12 17 (15.60%) XML
13 16 (14.68%) C#
14 15 (13.76%) Waterfall
15 13 (11.93%) JSON
15 13 (11.93%) J2EE
15 13 (11.93%) Tomcat
15 13 (11.93%) MVC
15 13 (11.93%) Finance
15 13 (11.93%) Subversion
16 12 (11.01%) TDD
16 12 (11.01%) E-Commerce
16 12 (11.01%) Linux
16 12 (11.01%) QA
16 12 (11.01%) RESTful
16 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
17 11 (10.09%) NoSQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (11.93%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.34%) JBoss
2 8 (7.34%) Apache Solr
3 7 (6.42%) FileNet
3 7 (6.42%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.50%) Apache
5 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.92%) Drupal
7 1 (0.92%) IIS
7 1 (0.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Network Security
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.09%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.50%) MySQL
4 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.75%) MS Access
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.75%) DB2
5 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQLBase
6 2 (1.83%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Subversion
2 9 (8.26%) Selenium
3 8 (7.34%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.75%) Maven
4 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.83%) Xcode
5 2 (1.83%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.83%) Ant
5 2 (1.83%) JUnit
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.83%) JBuilder
6 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.09%) Billing
3 10 (9.17%) Marketing
4 4 (3.67%) Retail
5 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.92%) Military
6 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.92%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 60 (55.05%) Developer
2 36 (33.03%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.43%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Analyst
4 13 (11.93%) Development Manager
5 12 (11.01%) Test Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Consultant
6 10 (9.17%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Graduate
9 7 (6.42%) Junior
9 7 (6.42%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 7 (6.42%) SAP Consultant
9 7 (6.42%) Software Development Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.42%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (6.42%) Software Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Development Team Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate Java Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.11%) .NET
2 34 (31.19%) HTML
3 28 (25.69%) CSS
4 22 (20.18%) Spring
5 21 (19.27%) Web Services
6 20 (18.35%) Hibernate
7 17 (15.60%) XML
8 13 (11.93%) J2EE
8 13 (11.93%) JSON
9 12 (11.01%) RESTful
10 11 (10.09%) jQuery
11 8 (7.34%) JSP
12 7 (6.42%) Java EE
12 7 (6.42%) SAP Basis
13 6 (5.50%) HTML5
14 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
15 4 (3.67%) XSLT
16 3 (2.75%) Grails
16 3 (2.75%) REST
17 2 (1.83%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.75%) PDA
3 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.92%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Linux
2 6 (5.50%) Android
3 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.59%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
3 15 (13.76%) Waterfall
4 13 (11.93%) MVC
5 12 (11.01%) TDD
5 12 (11.01%) E-Commerce
5 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.09%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.17%) Line Management
7 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.17%) OOP
7 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.17%) Scrum
8 8 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (7.34%) OO
8 8 (7.34%) OOD
8 8 (7.34%) Coaching
8 8 (7.34%) Change Control
8 8 (7.34%) QMS
9 7 (6.42%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
2 33 (30.28%) SQL
3 16 (14.68%) C#
4 11 (10.09%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.42%) ABAP
6 5 (4.59%) PHP
6 5 (4.59%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.75%) VB6
7 3 (2.75%) VB
7 3 (2.75%) Groovy
7 3 (2.75%) COBOL
8 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
9 1 (0.92%) Python
9 1 (0.92%) Scala
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) Degree
3 4 (3.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 31 (28.44%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) IBM
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 4 (3.67%) HP
4 4 (3.67%) Software AG
4 4 (3.67%) Informatica
4 4 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.67%) webMethods
5 3 (2.75%) GUPTA
6 2 (1.83%) Apple
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.92%) Pega
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 20000-25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: 7 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago