The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 25.71% 8.25% 10.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 11.59% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Java
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 69 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 51.43% 71.13% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 60 27
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Java
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Letchworth region.

Java Salary Trend in Letchworth

Java
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Android
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) PMI
4 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (30.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) JUnit
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) GCC
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) PMI
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
1 3 (30.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware