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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 39 27 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.02% 7.96% 18.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.02% 20.30% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 51
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
205 133 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 42.18% 39.23% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 181 127 168
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 23 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 33 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
3 27 (32.93%) JSP
4 26 (31.71%) XML
5 25 (30.49%) SQL
6 23 (28.05%) .NET
6 23 (28.05%) Linux
7 22 (26.83%) HTML
8 21 (25.61%) Oracle
8 21 (25.61%) OO
8 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
9 17 (20.73%) Retail
9 17 (20.73%) C#
10 16 (19.51%) Finance
11 15 (18.29%) Banking
11 15 (18.29%) JBoss
12 14 (17.07%) CSS
13 13 (15.85%) Web Services
14 12 (14.63%) C++
15 10 (12.20%) TDD
15 10 (12.20%) CMS
15 10 (12.20%) J2EE
15 10 (12.20%) Struts
15 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
15 10 (12.20%) Ajax
15 10 (12.20%) Java EE
15 10 (12.20%) jQuery
16 9 (10.98%) Windows
17 8 (9.76%) Migration
17 8 (9.76%) Red Hat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
1 10 (12.20%) CMS
2 8 (9.76%) ColdFusion
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) Liferay
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) 3GPP
2 3 (3.66%) UMTS
2 3 (3.66%) 3G
2 3 (3.66%) 2G
2 3 (3.66%) LTE
2 3 (3.66%) 4G
2 3 (3.66%) GPRS
2 3 (3.66%) GSM
3 2 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (1.22%) HTTP
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) DB2
2 8 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) Big Data
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) PowerBuilder
2 7 (8.54%) Selenium
3 6 (7.32%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
4 2 (2.44%) JUnit
4 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.22%) JMeter
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) TestNG
General
1 17 (20.73%) Retail
2 16 (19.51%) Finance
3 15 (18.29%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Automotive
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 21 (25.61%) Software Engineer
2 21 (25.61%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Applications Support
4 10 (12.20%) Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Development Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Development Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Development Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Software Development Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.93%) JSP
2 26 (31.71%) XML
3 23 (28.05%) .NET
4 22 (26.83%) HTML
5 14 (17.07%) CSS
6 13 (15.85%) Web Services
7 10 (12.20%) jQuery
7 10 (12.20%) Ajax
7 10 (12.20%) Java EE
7 10 (12.20%) Struts
7 10 (12.20%) J2EE
8 8 (9.76%) Classic ASP
8 8 (9.76%) ICEfaces
8 8 (9.76%) JSF
9 7 (8.54%) XHTML
9 7 (8.54%) Middleware
10 6 (7.32%) EJB
10 6 (7.32%) Spring
10 6 (7.32%) JSTL
11 5 (6.10%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Open Source
2 3 (3.66%) EMV
2 3 (3.66%) EFT
2 3 (3.66%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Wiki
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.05%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 8 (9.76%) AIX
3 8 (9.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) OO
1 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
2 10 (12.20%) TDD
3 8 (9.76%) Web Development
3 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (9.76%) SOA
3 8 (9.76%) ETL
3 8 (9.76%) Migration
4 7 (8.54%) Project Management
4 7 (8.54%) OOP
4 7 (8.54%) Time Management
4 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.54%) Software Architecture
5 6 (7.32%) Document Management
5 6 (7.32%) Software Testing
5 6 (7.32%) OOD
5 6 (7.32%) ITIL
5 6 (7.32%) MVC
5 6 (7.32%) Workflow
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 25 (30.49%) SQL
3 17 (20.73%) C#
4 12 (14.63%) C++
5 8 (9.76%) VB
5 8 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.54%) PHP
7 6 (7.32%) Perl
8 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.66%) C
10 1 (1.22%) VBScript
10 1 (1.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) ISEB
3 5 (6.10%) PMP
4 4 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Oracle
2 15 (18.29%) JBoss
3 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.76%) Sunopsis
4 6 (7.32%) hybris
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.10%) Siebel
6 3 (3.66%) IBM
6 3 (3.66%) Adobe
7 2 (2.44%) Trapeze
8 1 (1.22%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.22%) XMPie
8 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.22%) TOWER Software
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum bens inc. pension & share option sch
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago