The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 31 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.84% 9.62% 6.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.11% 17.59% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 24
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +65.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £67,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
163 216 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 41.37% 54.68% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 110 191 183
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 37 (66.07%) J2EE
2 34 (60.71%) Oracle
2 34 (60.71%) SQL
3 24 (42.86%) UNIX
4 23 (41.07%) Linux
5 20 (35.71%) MVC
6 19 (33.93%) Solaris
7 18 (32.14%) ITIL
7 18 (32.14%) WebLogic
8 17 (30.36%) Windows
8 17 (30.36%) HTML
8 17 (30.36%) CSS
9 16 (28.57%) Web Services
9 16 (28.57%) OO
9 16 (28.57%) JMS
10 15 (26.79%) Spring
11 14 (25.00%) HPUX
11 14 (25.00%) CSS3
11 14 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
12 13 (23.21%) SOA
13 12 (21.43%) SLA
13 12 (21.43%) WebLogic Portal
13 12 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (21.43%) HTML5
14 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
15 10 (17.86%) Retail
16 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
17 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
17 8 (14.29%) Degree

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 18 (32.14%) WebLogic
2 12 (21.43%) WebLogic Portal
3 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
4 8 (14.29%) JBoss
5 6 (10.71%) Mule
6 5 (8.93%) Apache
7 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.79%) CMS
8 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Summit
1 2 (3.57%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (3.57%) Temenos T24
1 2 (3.57%) Finacle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) JUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (17.86%) Retail
2 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Automotive
5 3 (5.36%) Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 17 (30.36%) Applications Support
4 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Applications Specialist
7 5 (8.93%) Support Specialist
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Applications Support Specialist
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) J2EE
2 17 (30.36%) HTML
2 17 (30.36%) CSS
3 16 (28.57%) Web Services
3 16 (28.57%) JMS
4 15 (26.79%) Spring
5 14 (25.00%) CSS3
6 12 (21.43%) HTML5
7 8 (14.29%) Struts
8 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
9 5 (8.93%) Java EE
10 4 (7.14%) Struts2
10 4 (7.14%) JSF
10 4 (7.14%) .NET
11 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
11 3 (5.36%) XML
12 2 (3.57%) XSL
12 2 (3.57%) XSLT
12 2 (3.57%) Middleware
12 2 (3.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) FMCG
2 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.79%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.79%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) UNIX
2 23 (41.07%) Linux
3 19 (33.93%) Solaris
4 17 (30.36%) Windows
5 14 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) MVC
2 18 (32.14%) ITIL
3 16 (28.57%) OO
4 14 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (23.21%) SOA
6 12 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
7 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 7 (12.50%) Change Management
9 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (10.71%) Project Management
10 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.93%) Web Development
11 5 (8.93%) Benchmarking
12 4 (7.14%) Service Management
13 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
13 3 (5.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) SQL
2 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
3 8 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) SLA
2 7 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 34 (60.71%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) OpenText
4 2 (3.57%) Endeca
4 2 (3.57%) Avaloq
4 2 (3.57%) hybris
4 2 (3.57%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.79%) BEA
5 1 (1.79%) Retek
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
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