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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 60 58 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.85% 13.39% 16.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.17% 22.39% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 62
Average salary £39,000 £47,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.02% +35.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,200 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
259 259 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.46% 59.82% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 232 238 250
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,903 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +6 34 £39,000 -8.23% 4
Preston 0 11 £37,500 -34.78% 7
Chorley +7 6 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Accrington -2 5 £40,500 +80.00%
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.96%) .NET
3 40 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 34 (31.48%) HTML
5 33 (30.56%) SQL Server
6 31 (28.70%) SQL
7 30 (27.78%) Oracle
8 28 (25.93%) CSS
9 27 (25.00%) Spring
10 24 (22.22%) Hibernate
11 20 (18.52%) Mentoring
12 17 (15.74%) C#
12 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (14.81%) XML
13 16 (14.81%) MVC
14 14 (12.96%) Web Services
14 14 (12.96%) Linux
14 14 (12.96%) jQuery
14 14 (12.96%) Waterfall
15 13 (12.04%) JSON
15 13 (12.04%) Tomcat
16 12 (11.11%) TDD
16 12 (11.11%) J2EE
16 12 (11.11%) VB.NET
16 12 (11.11%) Marketing
17 11 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (10.19%) RESTful
17 11 (10.19%) OOP
17 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET
17 11 (10.19%) OOD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (12.04%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.41%) JBoss
2 8 (7.41%) Apache Solr
3 7 (6.48%) Apache
4 5 (4.63%) Drupal
4 5 (4.63%) IIS
5 4 (3.70%) FileNet
5 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.85%) WordPress
7 1 (0.93%) Node.js
7 1 (0.93%) CMS
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.26%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.63%) MySQL
4 4 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.78%) DB2
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Subversion
2 4 (3.70%) Selenium
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.85%) JUnit
4 2 (1.85%) JBuilder
4 2 (1.85%) Xcode
4 2 (1.85%) Maven
4 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (11.11%) Marketing
2 10 (9.26%) Billing
2 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Avionics
5 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 71 (65.74%) Developer
2 40 (37.04%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.59%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Development Manager
5 10 (9.26%) Graduate
6 9 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Software Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Graduate Java Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Development Team Leader
8 7 (6.48%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Software Development Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.48%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Junior
9 6 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.96%) .NET
2 34 (31.48%) HTML
3 28 (25.93%) CSS
4 27 (25.00%) Spring
5 24 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 16 (14.81%) XML
7 14 (12.96%) Web Services
7 14 (12.96%) jQuery
8 13 (12.04%) JSON
9 12 (11.11%) J2EE
10 11 (10.19%) RESTful
10 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET
11 10 (9.26%) Java EE
12 8 (7.41%) JSP
13 7 (6.48%) SAP Basis
14 5 (4.63%) Django
14 5 (4.63%) HTML5
15 4 (3.70%) XSLT
16 2 (1.85%) Classic ASP
16 2 (1.85%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.70%) PDA
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) Windows
3 7 (6.48%) Android
4 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.52%) Mentoring
3 16 (14.81%) MVC
4 14 (12.96%) Waterfall
5 12 (11.11%) TDD
6 11 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.19%) OOP
6 11 (10.19%) OOD
7 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.26%) Asset Management
7 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.26%) Release Management
7 10 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (9.26%) Line Management
7 10 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.41%) Scrum
8 8 (7.41%) Coaching
8 8 (7.41%) Change Control
9 7 (6.48%) Performance Management
9 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 31 (28.70%) SQL
3 17 (15.74%) C#
4 12 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.41%) ABAP
5 8 (7.41%) PHP
6 6 (5.56%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.63%) Python
8 4 (3.70%) VB
8 4 (3.70%) VB6
9 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.78%) COBOL
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.93%) Ruby
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.63%) ISEB
3 4 (3.70%) VCP4
4 3 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 30 (27.78%) Oracle
2 8 (7.41%) SAP
2 8 (7.41%) IBM
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.70%) Software AG
4 4 (3.70%) Informatica
4 4 (3.70%) HP
4 4 (3.70%) webMethods
4 4 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.85%) Apple
5 2 (1.85%) Zend
6 1 (0.93%) Pega
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