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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 47 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.81% 9.56% 10.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.01% 19.60% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 44
Average salary £60,000 £43,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.72% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
127 199 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.91% 48.77% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 103 150 182
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (60.71%) .NET
3 22 (39.29%) SQL
4 19 (33.93%) Oracle
5 18 (32.14%) C#
6 17 (30.36%) JIRA
7 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 15 (26.79%) DevOps
9 14 (25.00%) Web Services
9 14 (25.00%) Scrum
10 13 (23.21%) HTML
11 12 (21.43%) CSS
11 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (19.64%) Spring
12 11 (19.64%) Finance
13 10 (17.86%) Hibernate
13 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
13 10 (17.86%) SOAP
14 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
14 9 (16.07%) J2EE
14 9 (16.07%) SDLC
14 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
15 8 (14.29%) REST
15 8 (14.29%) MySQL
15 8 (14.29%) SAP
15 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 8 (14.29%) ABAP
15 8 (14.29%) MS Office
15 8 (14.29%) MS Excel

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (12.50%) Confluence
1 7 (12.50%) JBoss
1 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.36%) WildFly
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 8 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Exstream
1 3 (5.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
3 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) JIRA
2 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.71%) Subversion
4 4 (7.14%) ClearQuest
4 4 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 4 (7.14%) JMeter
4 4 (7.14%) JUnit
4 4 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 4 (7.14%) Selenium
4 4 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.36%) Artifactory
5 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) Maven
7 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.29%) SAP Developer
5 7 (12.50%) DevOps Manager
6 6 (10.71%) Environment Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
7 5 (8.93%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Unix Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) Web Services
3 13 (23.21%) HTML
4 12 (21.43%) CSS
5 11 (19.64%) Spring
6 10 (17.86%) Hibernate
6 10 (17.86%) SOAP
7 9 (16.07%) J2EE
8 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 8 (14.29%) REST
9 6 (10.71%) Struts
10 5 (8.93%) EJB
10 5 (8.93%) JMS
10 5 (8.93%) JSP
10 5 (8.93%) XML
11 4 (7.14%) JDBC
11 4 (7.14%) JSF
11 4 (7.14%) Servlets
11 4 (7.14%) XSL
11 4 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Unix
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) DevOps
3 14 (25.00%) Scrum
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.07%) SDLC
5 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.29%) CRM
6 8 (14.29%) SOA
7 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.50%) Change Management
7 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.50%) OO
7 7 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.71%) ETL
8 6 (10.71%) Kanban
9 5 (8.93%) BDD
9 5 (8.93%) ITIL
9 5 (8.93%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (8.93%) TDD
10 4 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) C#
3 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) ABAP
5 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.57%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
1 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) HP ASE
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.36%) Dollar Universe
4 2 (3.57%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.29%) SAP
4 7 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 6 (10.71%) Adobe
5 6 (10.71%) HP
6 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.36%) Sybase
8 2 (3.57%) BEA
8 2 (3.57%) IBM
8 2 (3.57%) Rally
8 2 (3.57%) Remedy
9 1 (1.79%) Endeca
9 1 (1.79%) hybris
9 1 (1.79%) OpenText
9 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.79%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Medical, Life, Dental
Posted: 23 days ago