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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 27 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 37 29 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.92% 8.58% 17.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.58% 21.32% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 50
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 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £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
189 136 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 40.47% 40.24% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 165 131 174
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 30 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 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 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
3 27 (32.93%) JSP
4 26 (31.71%) SQL
5 25 (30.49%) XML
6 23 (28.05%) .NET
6 23 (28.05%) HTML
6 23 (28.05%) Linux
7 21 (25.61%) OO
7 21 (25.61%) Oracle
7 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
8 18 (21.95%) C#
9 17 (20.73%) Retail
10 15 (18.29%) Banking
10 15 (18.29%) Finance
10 15 (18.29%) JBoss
11 14 (17.07%) CSS
12 12 (14.63%) Web Services
12 12 (14.63%) C++
13 10 (12.20%) CMS
13 10 (12.20%) TDD
13 10 (12.20%) Struts
13 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
13 10 (12.20%) Ajax
13 10 (12.20%) Java EE
13 10 (12.20%) jQuery
14 9 (10.98%) Windows
14 9 (10.98%) Classic ASP
14 9 (10.98%) J2EE
15 8 (9.76%) Migration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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%) CMS
1 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.76%) ColdFusion
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) Liferay
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
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%) LTE
2 3 (3.66%) 4G
2 3 (3.66%) 2G
2 3 (3.66%) 3G
2 3 (3.66%) UMTS
2 3 (3.66%) GPRS
2 3 (3.66%) GSM
3 2 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) DB2
2 8 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.66%) Big Data
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%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.44%) JUnit
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) TestNG
5 1 (1.22%) JMeter
General
1 17 (20.73%) Retail
2 15 (18.29%) Banking
2 15 (18.29%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 21 (25.61%) Software Engineer
2 21 (25.61%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Applications Support
4 10 (12.20%) Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Software Support Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Software Development Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Development Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.93%) JSP
2 25 (30.49%) XML
3 23 (28.05%) .NET
3 23 (28.05%) HTML
4 14 (17.07%) CSS
5 12 (14.63%) Web Services
6 10 (12.20%) Struts
6 10 (12.20%) Ajax
6 10 (12.20%) Java EE
6 10 (12.20%) jQuery
7 9 (10.98%) Classic ASP
7 9 (10.98%) J2EE
8 8 (9.76%) ICEfaces
8 8 (9.76%) JSF
9 7 (8.54%) XHTML
10 6 (7.32%) Middleware
10 6 (7.32%) EJB
10 6 (7.32%) JSTL
10 6 (7.32%) Spring
11 5 (6.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Open Source
2 3 (3.66%) Web 2.0
2 3 (3.66%) EMV
2 3 (3.66%) EFT
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%) 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%) Migration
3 8 (9.76%) ETL
3 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (9.76%) Web Development
4 7 (8.54%) Software Architecture
4 7 (8.54%) Time Management
4 7 (8.54%) OOP
4 7 (8.54%) SOA
4 7 (8.54%) Project Management
4 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.32%) Workflow
5 6 (7.32%) MVC
5 6 (7.32%) OOD
5 6 (7.32%) ITIL
5 6 (7.32%) Document Management
5 6 (7.32%) Software Testing
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 26 (31.71%) SQL
3 18 (21.95%) 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%) Groovy
10 1 (1.22%) VBScript
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%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.32%) hybris
5 5 (6.10%) Siebel
6 3 (3.66%) Adobe
6 3 (3.66%) IBM
7 2 (2.44%) Trapeze
8 1 (1.22%) XMPie
8 1 (1.22%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.22%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
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