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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 24 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 21 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.19% 7.40% 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 13.23% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
119 189 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.10% 55.92% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 85 174 198
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Luton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (67.31%) SQL
1 35 (67.31%) Oracle
2 33 (63.46%) J2EE
3 26 (50.00%) UNIX
4 25 (48.08%) Linux
5 21 (40.38%) Solaris
6 20 (38.46%) MVC
7 19 (36.54%) ITIL
8 17 (32.69%) Windows
8 17 (32.69%) WebLogic
8 17 (32.69%) CSS
8 17 (32.69%) HTML
8 17 (32.69%) OO
9 16 (30.77%) Web Services
10 15 (28.85%) JMS
10 15 (28.85%) SLA
11 14 (26.92%) HPUX
11 14 (26.92%) CSS3
11 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (25.00%) Retail
12 13 (25.00%) SOA
12 13 (25.00%) Tomcat
13 12 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (23.08%) WebLogic Portal
13 12 (23.08%) HTML5
14 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
15 10 (19.23%) Spring
15 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
15 10 (19.23%) Project Management
16 9 (17.31%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (32.69%) WebLogic
2 13 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (23.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 9 (17.31%) JBoss
5 7 (13.46%) Apache
6 6 (11.54%) Mule
7 3 (5.77%) MQSeries
8 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.85%) CMS
9 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Summit
1 2 (3.85%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (3.85%) Temenos T24
1 2 (3.85%) Finacle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (25.00%) Retail
2 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Banking
4 5 (9.62%) Automotive
5 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Applications Support
3 14 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Senior Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Support Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Applications Support Specialist
7 5 (9.62%) Applications Specialist
7 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Support Specialist
8 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Architect
10 2 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) J2EE
2 17 (32.69%) HTML
2 17 (32.69%) CSS
3 16 (30.77%) Web Services
4 15 (28.85%) JMS
5 14 (26.92%) CSS3
6 12 (23.08%) HTML5
7 10 (19.23%) Spring
8 6 (11.54%) Spring MVC
9 5 (9.62%) .NET
10 4 (7.69%) Middleware
10 4 (7.69%) XML
10 4 (7.69%) JSF
10 4 (7.69%) Java EE
11 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
11 3 (5.77%) Struts
12 2 (3.85%) SOAP
12 2 (3.85%) XSL
12 2 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) FMCG
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) UNIX
2 25 (48.08%) Linux
3 21 (40.38%) Solaris
4 17 (32.69%) Windows
5 14 (26.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) MVC
2 19 (36.54%) ITIL
3 17 (32.69%) OO
4 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (25.00%) SOA
6 12 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (19.23%) Project Management
7 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
9 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) Change Management
9 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
10 5 (9.62%) Service Management
10 5 (9.62%) Benchmarking
11 4 (7.69%) Web Development
11 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.54%) C++
3 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) C#
5 3 (5.77%) C
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) SLA
2 7 (13.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 35 (67.31%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.85%) Avaloq
4 2 (3.85%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.92%) hybris
5 1 (1.92%) Open Text
5 1 (1.92%) Endeca
5 1 (1.92%) Retek
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
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