The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 46 33 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.67% 7.43% 15.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.26% 17.37% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 33
Average salary £41,500 £25,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.16% -42.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £46,950 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
227 190 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 52.67% 42.79% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 202 142 176
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Bedfordshire

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Java
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Java Salary Trend in Luton

Java
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Luton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 38 (48.10%) JavaScript
2 29 (36.71%) JSP
2 29 (36.71%) XML
3 28 (35.44%) Linux
3 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
4 25 (31.65%) Web Services
5 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
6 23 (29.11%) SQL
7 21 (26.58%) Struts
8 20 (25.32%) Oracle
8 20 (25.32%) JBoss
9 19 (24.05%) .NET
10 18 (22.78%) HTML
10 18 (22.78%) UNIX
10 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
11 17 (21.52%) OO
11 17 (21.52%) JSF
12 16 (20.25%) Java EE
12 16 (20.25%) jQuery
13 15 (18.99%) DB2
14 14 (17.72%) AIX
15 13 (16.46%) J2EE
15 13 (16.46%) Ajax
15 13 (16.46%) Degree
15 13 (16.46%) Web Development
16 12 (15.19%) ICEfaces
16 12 (15.19%) Migration
17 11 (13.92%) Finance
17 11 (13.92%) C++
18 10 (12.66%) ETL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 8 (10.13%) Tomcat
1 8 (10.13%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.59%) ColdFusion
3 5 (6.33%) CMS
4 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.53%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) 3GPP
2 3 (3.80%) 4G
2 3 (3.80%) LTE
2 3 (3.80%) UMTS
2 3 (3.80%) GPRS
2 3 (3.80%) GSM
2 3 (3.80%) 3G
2 3 (3.80%) 2G
3 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.53%) SS7
3 2 (2.53%) VoIP
3 2 (2.53%) FTP
3 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
3 15 (18.99%) DB2
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.53%) JUnit
2 2 (2.53%) MyEclipse
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (55.70%) Developer
2 31 (39.24%) Java Developer
3 24 (30.38%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Software Support Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Development Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.59%) Development Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Development Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Software Development Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.33%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.06%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) JSP
1 29 (36.71%) XML
2 25 (31.65%) Web Services
3 21 (26.58%) Struts
4 19 (24.05%) .NET
5 18 (22.78%) HTML
6 17 (21.52%) JSF
7 16 (20.25%) Java EE
7 16 (20.25%) jQuery
8 13 (16.46%) J2EE
8 13 (16.46%) Ajax
9 12 (15.19%) ICEfaces
10 9 (11.39%) XSLT
10 9 (11.39%) Middleware
11 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
12 7 (8.86%) Spring
13 5 (6.33%) JSTL
13 5 (6.33%) XHTML
13 5 (6.33%) EJB
14 4 (5.06%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) Open Source
3 4 (5.06%) EFT
3 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.53%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) UNIX
3 14 (17.72%) AIX
4 7 (8.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (21.52%) OO
3 13 (16.46%) Web Development
4 12 (15.19%) Migration
5 10 (12.66%) ETL
6 9 (11.39%) SOA
6 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.59%) TDD
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) Project Management
8 6 (7.59%) OOD
9 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.33%) ITIL
9 5 (6.33%) Workflow
9 5 (6.33%) MVC
9 5 (6.33%) Document Management
10 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.06%) OOP
10 4 (5.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.10%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.11%) SQL
3 11 (13.92%) C++
4 9 (11.39%) C#
4 9 (11.39%) PHP
5 6 (7.59%) Perl
6 5 (6.33%) C
7 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.80%) VB
7 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
1 20 (25.32%) JBoss
2 10 (12.66%) Sunopsis
3 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.33%) hybris
5 5 (6.33%) Siebel
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Trapeze
Luton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago