The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 15.38% 7.58% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.26% 20.00% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Lincolnshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 47.69% 37.88% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 44
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Java
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Java Salary Trend in Lincoln

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 11 (68.75%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Aerospace
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) XSLT
5 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
6 2 (12.50%) Ant
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
6 2 (12.50%) JAXB
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) LAMP
6 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 2 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 5 (31.25%) Aerospace
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 2 (12.50%) JAXB
4 2 (12.50%) LAMP
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
2 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Coaching
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle