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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 44 64 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.65% 10.96% 10.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.60% 17.78% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 40
Median salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
265 360 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 58.11% 61.64% 58.07%
Number of salaries quoted 220 287 215
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Preston -1 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Blackpool +10 5 £46,500 +16.25% 2
Blackburn +7 5 £37,500 -4.45% 3
Burnley +1 4 £31,000 +12.72%
Lytham St Annes +2 3 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Chorley -9 2 £31,250 +13.63% 2
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 49 (59.04%) HTML
2 47 (56.63%) JavaScript
3 45 (54.22%) Spring
4 43 (51.81%) CSS
5 36 (43.37%) SQL
6 35 (42.17%) Hibernate
7 34 (40.96%) jQuery
8 31 (37.35%) Degree
9 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (32.53%) MVC
11 24 (28.92%) Tomcat
12 22 (26.51%) Web Development
13 21 (25.30%) Unit Testing
14 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
14 17 (20.48%) HTML5
15 15 (18.07%) Front End Development
16 13 (15.66%) Maven
17 12 (14.46%) Web Services
17 12 (14.46%) XML
18 11 (13.25%) BDD
18 11 (13.25%) CSS3
19 10 (12.05%) Node.js
19 10 (12.05%) IIS
19 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
19 10 (12.05%) Scrum
20 9 (10.84%) C#
20 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
20 9 (10.84%) User Experience
20 9 (10.84%) iPad
20 9 (10.84%) Selenium

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 24 (28.92%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.05%) IIS
3 5 (6.02%) Mule
4 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 3 (3.61%) CMS
6 2 (2.41%) Apache
6 2 (2.41%) nginx
7 1 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.20%) JBoss
7 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.61%) GitHub
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) HTTP
2 2 (2.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.20%) Network Security
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.61%) MySQL
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.66%) Maven
3 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.84%) Selenium
4 7 (8.43%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.43%) WebDriver
5 6 (7.23%) JUnit
6 4 (4.82%) Gerrit
6 4 (4.82%) Gradle
6 4 (4.82%) JIRA
6 4 (4.82%) JMeter
6 4 (4.82%) Mercurial
6 4 (4.82%) Subversion
7 1 (1.20%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (78.31%) Developer
2 46 (55.42%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Java Software Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (7.23%) HTML Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Tester
6 5 (6.02%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Designer
7 4 (4.82%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (4.82%) QA Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) QA Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.82%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) UI Designer
7 4 (4.82%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (59.04%) HTML
2 45 (54.22%) Spring
3 43 (51.81%) CSS
4 35 (42.17%) Hibernate
5 34 (40.96%) jQuery
6 17 (20.48%) HTML5
7 12 (14.46%) Web Services
7 12 (14.46%) XML
8 11 (13.25%) CSS3
9 10 (12.05%) Node.js
10 7 (8.43%) .NET
10 7 (8.43%) RESTful
11 6 (7.23%) J2EE
12 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.02%) Middleware
13 4 (4.82%) Android SDK
13 4 (4.82%) D3.js
13 4 (4.82%) IBM Integration Bus
13 4 (4.82%) REST
13 4 (4.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) iPad
1 9 (10.84%) User Experience
2 7 (8.43%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Social Network
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.20%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Android
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Unix
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.53%) MVC
3 22 (26.51%) Web Development
4 21 (25.30%) Unit Testing
5 15 (18.07%) Front End Development
6 11 (13.25%) BDD
7 10 (12.05%) Scrum
7 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.64%) Regression Testing
8 8 (9.64%) TDD
8 8 (9.64%) Web Design
9 7 (8.43%) SOA
10 6 (7.23%) Coaching
10 6 (7.23%) OWASP
11 5 (6.02%) Android Development
11 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.02%) Defect Management
11 5 (6.02%) SDLC
11 5 (6.02%) Test Scripting
11 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (56.63%) JavaScript
2 36 (43.37%) SQL
3 9 (10.84%) C#
4 5 (6.02%) C++
4 5 (6.02%) Ruby
4 5 (6.02%) Scala
5 3 (3.61%) Groovy
5 3 (3.61%) PHP
6 2 (2.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.20%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) RPG
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (37.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) ISEB
2 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Nagios
1 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.82%) Adobe
1 4 (4.82%) Google
1 4 (4.82%) IBM
1 4 (4.82%) MuleSoft
1 4 (4.82%) Software AG
1 4 (4.82%) webMethods
2 2 (2.41%) CA
2 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle
3 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.20%) VMware
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