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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
North West / Lancashire
Rank 24 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 36 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.29% 15.06% 11.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.43% 26.63% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 55
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,852 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
268 199 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.25% 56.53% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 241 162 287
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Preston -8 14 £40,000 +14.28%
Blackpool +2 2 £53,380 +75.30% 1
Chorley -12 1 £30,000 - 2
Burnley - 1 £32,500 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 44 (67.69%) HTML
1 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
2 43 (66.15%) CSS
3 36 (55.38%) jQuery
4 34 (52.31%) SQL
5 33 (50.77%) Spring
6 32 (49.23%) Hibernate
7 26 (40.00%) Tomcat
8 25 (38.46%) MVC
8 25 (38.46%) Web Development
9 24 (36.92%) Unit Testing
10 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (26.15%) Groovy
11 17 (26.15%) Hadoop
11 17 (26.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (26.15%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (26.15%) Apache Camel
12 14 (21.54%) Degree
13 13 (20.00%) C#
14 12 (18.46%) .NET
15 11 (16.92%) MySQL
16 10 (15.38%) PHP
16 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
16 10 (15.38%) SDLC
17 9 (13.85%) Maven
18 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
18 8 (12.31%) JUnit
18 8 (12.31%) Advertising
18 8 (12.31%) Node.js
19 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET

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 26 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.54%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
1 1 (1.54%) OpenCart
1 1 (1.54%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) DHCP
1 4 (6.15%) DNS
1 4 (6.15%) IPv4
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) Apache Cassandra
1 17 (26.15%) Hadoop
2 11 (16.92%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Maven
2 8 (12.31%) JUnit
3 5 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.54%) TestRail
General
1 8 (12.31%) Advertising
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 40 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 26 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 22 (33.85%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (10.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Development Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior C# Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior Python Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (67.69%) HTML
2 43 (66.15%) CSS
3 36 (55.38%) jQuery
4 33 (50.77%) Spring
5 32 (49.23%) Hibernate
6 17 (26.15%) Apache Camel
6 17 (26.15%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (18.46%) .NET
8 8 (12.31%) Node.js
9 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
10 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
10 6 (9.23%) RESTful
11 5 (7.69%) J2EE
12 3 (4.62%) CSS3
12 3 (4.62%) HTML5
13 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (3.08%) CakePHP
13 2 (3.08%) XML
14 1 (1.54%) CodeIgniter
14 1 (1.54%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Blog
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Linux
2 6 (9.23%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) MVC
1 25 (38.46%) Web Development
2 24 (36.92%) Unit Testing
3 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.38%) SDLC
4 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.23%) BDD
6 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.69%) Open Source
7 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.62%) People Management
8 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.62%) Software Architecture
8 3 (4.62%) TDD
9 2 (3.08%) Coaching
9 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.08%) Migration
9 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
2 34 (52.31%) SQL
3 17 (26.15%) Groovy
4 13 (20.00%) C#
5 10 (15.38%) PHP
6 7 (10.77%) C++
7 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.62%) Python
10 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.54%) C
11 1 (1.54%) Perl
11 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.15%) vCloud
1 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.15%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) VMware
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.54%) Zend
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