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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 18 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 43 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.29% 7.85% 14.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.98% 18.78% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 32
Average salary £41,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.90% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £54,750
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
205 181 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 49.04% 41.80% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 181 137 168
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 24 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 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 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
2 28 (37.33%) JSP
3 27 (36.00%) XML
4 26 (34.67%) Linux
4 26 (34.67%) Software Engineering
5 23 (30.67%) Web Services
6 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
7 21 (28.00%) SQL
8 20 (26.67%) Struts
9 19 (25.33%) JBoss
10 18 (24.00%) Oracle
10 18 (24.00%) .NET
11 17 (22.67%) OO
11 17 (22.67%) JSF
11 17 (22.67%) Relational Database
12 16 (21.33%) Java EE
12 16 (21.33%) HTML
12 16 (21.33%) UNIX
13 15 (20.00%) jQuery
14 14 (18.67%) DB2
15 13 (17.33%) J2EE
15 13 (17.33%) AIX
15 13 (17.33%) Ajax
16 12 (16.00%) Web Development
16 12 (16.00%) Migration
16 12 (16.00%) ICEfaces
17 11 (14.67%) Degree
17 11 (14.67%) Finance
18 10 (13.33%) SOA
18 10 (13.33%) ETL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.00%) ColdFusion
4 5 (6.67%) CMS
5 3 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (4.00%) UMTS
2 3 (4.00%) GPRS
2 3 (4.00%) GSM
2 3 (4.00%) 3G
2 3 (4.00%) 2G
2 3 (4.00%) LTE
2 3 (4.00%) 4G
3 2 (2.67%) FTP
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.33%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) Relational Database
3 14 (18.67%) DB2
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.67%) MyEclipse
2 2 (2.67%) JUnit
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (54.67%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) Java Developer
3 23 (30.67%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Architect
5 10 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Development Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Software Support Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) JSP
2 27 (36.00%) XML
3 23 (30.67%) Web Services
4 20 (26.67%) Struts
5 18 (24.00%) .NET
6 17 (22.67%) JSF
7 16 (21.33%) Java EE
7 16 (21.33%) HTML
8 15 (20.00%) jQuery
9 13 (17.33%) J2EE
9 13 (17.33%) Ajax
10 12 (16.00%) ICEfaces
11 9 (12.00%) Middleware
12 8 (10.67%) XSLT
12 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.00%) Spring
14 5 (6.67%) XHTML
14 5 (6.67%) JSTL
15 4 (5.33%) HTML5
15 4 (5.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Open Source
2 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) EFT
4 3 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.00%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Linux
2 16 (21.33%) UNIX
3 13 (17.33%) AIX
4 6 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Software Engineering
2 17 (22.67%) OO
3 12 (16.00%) Web Development
3 12 (16.00%) Migration
4 10 (13.33%) SOA
4 10 (13.33%) ETL
5 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.00%) TDD
7 6 (8.00%) Document Management
7 6 (8.00%) Project Management
7 6 (8.00%) Workflow
7 6 (8.00%) Scrum
7 6 (8.00%) OOD
8 5 (6.67%) ITIL
8 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.33%) Time Management
9 4 (5.33%) MVC
9 4 (5.33%) OOP
9 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 10 (13.33%) C++
4 9 (12.00%) PHP
5 8 (10.67%) C#
6 6 (8.00%) Perl
7 4 (5.33%) C
8 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) VB
10 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) JBoss
2 18 (24.00%) Oracle
3 10 (13.33%) Sunopsis
4 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.67%) Siebel
6 5 (6.67%) hybris
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.67%) Trapeze
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