The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Letchworth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 5.14% 16.47% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.89% 25.00% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 2
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 56 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 52.00% 65.88% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 80 54 21
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) Degree
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) JUnit
6 7 (36.84%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
6 7 (36.84%) Eclipse
6 7 (36.84%) C#
6 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) XHTML
8 4 (21.05%) OOP
8 4 (21.05%) OO
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) JSP
8 4 (21.05%) PHP
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Blend
8 4 (21.05%) SaaS
8 4 (21.05%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 3 (15.79%) Web Development
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
10 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 2 (10.53%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JUnit
1 7 (36.84%) Eclipse
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Graduate
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Junior
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) UI Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) User Experience Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Project Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) XHTML
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) JSP
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) OOP
2 4 (21.05%) OO
2 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft