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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
North West / Lancashire
Rank 29 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 47 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.43% 13.31% 12.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.65% 24.10% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 59
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
249 195 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.21% 55.24% 57.06%
Number of salaries quoted 234 158 257
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 February 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 February 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 -10 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Chorley -12 1 - - 3
Blackpool - 1 £75,649 - 2
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 48 (71.64%) HTML
1 48 (71.64%) JavaScript
2 45 (67.16%) CSS
3 38 (56.72%) SQL
4 37 (55.22%) jQuery
5 36 (53.73%) Spring
6 32 (47.76%) Hibernate
7 26 (38.81%) MVC
7 26 (38.81%) Web Development
8 24 (35.82%) Unit Testing
9 22 (32.84%) Tomcat
10 19 (28.36%) Groovy
10 19 (28.36%) Hadoop
10 19 (28.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (28.36%) RabbitMQ
10 19 (28.36%) Apache Camel
11 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (22.39%) MySQL
13 14 (20.90%) Degree
14 13 (19.40%) C#
15 12 (17.91%) .NET
15 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
16 11 (16.42%) PHP
17 10 (14.93%) Maven
17 10 (14.93%) SDLC
18 9 (13.43%) Advertising
19 8 (11.94%) JUnit
20 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
20 7 (10.45%) Linux
20 7 (10.45%) C++

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 22 (32.84%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.99%) WordPress
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
1 1 (1.49%) OpenCart
1 1 (1.49%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DHCP
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
1 4 (5.97%) IPv4
2 3 (4.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) Apache Cassandra
1 19 (28.36%) Hadoop
2 15 (22.39%) MySQL
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) GIS
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Maven
2 8 (11.94%) JUnit
3 5 (7.46%) JIRA
4 3 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) Selenium
6 1 (1.49%) Ant
6 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.49%) TestRail
6 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (13.43%) Advertising
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (76.12%) Developer
2 44 (65.67%) Java Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Java Software Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Software Developer
4 10 (14.93%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (10.45%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Junior
7 5 (7.46%) Junior Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Junior Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.97%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Junior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) HTML
2 45 (67.16%) CSS
3 37 (55.22%) jQuery
4 36 (53.73%) Spring
5 32 (47.76%) Hibernate
6 19 (28.36%) Apache Camel
6 19 (28.36%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (17.91%) .NET
8 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
8 7 (10.45%) Node.js
9 6 (8.96%) HTML5
9 6 (8.96%) RESTful
10 5 (7.46%) J2EE
11 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.48%) CSS3
12 3 (4.48%) XML
13 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.99%) CakePHP
13 2 (2.99%) Laravel
14 1 (1.49%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.48%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Blog
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) MVC
1 26 (38.81%) Web Development
2 24 (35.82%) Unit Testing
3 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.93%) SDLC
6 6 (8.96%) Open Source
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.48%) People Management
9 3 (4.48%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.48%) Software Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) TDD
10 2 (2.99%) BDD
10 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.99%) Migration
10 2 (2.99%) OOP
10 2 (2.99%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (71.64%) JavaScript
2 38 (56.72%) SQL
3 19 (28.36%) Groovy
4 13 (19.40%) C#
5 11 (16.42%) PHP
6 7 (10.45%) C++
7 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.97%) Python
10 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.49%) C
11 1 (1.49%) Perl
11 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.97%) vCloud
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.97%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) VMware
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.49%) Zend
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