The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 59 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.30% 8.58% 12.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.06% 20.86% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 51
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
155 139 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 45.45% 41.12% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 99 96 162
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Java
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Middlesex region.

Java Salary Trend in Middlesex

Java
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 34 (36.56%) SQL
2 33 (35.48%) C++
3 32 (34.41%) Linux
3 32 (34.41%) Software Engineering
4 29 (31.18%) Oracle
5 25 (26.88%) OO
6 24 (25.81%) Military
6 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
7 22 (23.66%) Multithreading
7 22 (23.66%) UML
8 21 (22.58%) Rational Rhapsody
9 18 (19.35%) OOP
9 18 (19.35%) .NET
9 18 (19.35%) Perl
9 18 (19.35%) Web Services
10 17 (18.28%) OOD
10 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
11 15 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (15.05%) XML
13 13 (13.98%) HTML
14 12 (12.90%) Middleware
14 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
14 12 (12.90%) SAP
14 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
14 12 (12.90%) MySQL
14 12 (12.90%) JSON
15 11 (11.83%) PHP
16 9 (9.68%) STL
16 9 (9.68%) Degree
16 9 (9.68%) Threading Building Blocks

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (5.38%) Apache
2 3 (3.23%) SAS
3 2 (2.15%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.15%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.15%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.15%) Railo
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.08%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.08%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (3.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 3 (3.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.30%) Internet
3 2 (2.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) MySQL
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.38%) Big Data
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.15%) QlikView
5 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.15%) HBase
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (22.58%) Rational Rhapsody
2 7 (7.53%) Subversion
3 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.23%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.23%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.15%) Xcode
5 2 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.08%) Gradle
6 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (25.81%) Military
2 7 (7.53%) Electronics
3 6 (6.45%) Finance
4 5 (5.38%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) French Language
5 2 (2.15%) German Language
5 2 (2.15%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.15%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (43.01%) Developer
2 31 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 26 (27.96%) Software Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Principal Software Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) DBA
8 3 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Tester
8 3 (3.23%) Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) JDE Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Performance Tester
9 2 (2.15%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) .NET
1 18 (19.35%) Web Services
2 14 (15.05%) XML
3 13 (13.98%) HTML
4 12 (12.90%) Middleware
4 12 (12.90%) JSON
5 9 (9.68%) STL
5 9 (9.68%) Threading Building Blocks
6 8 (8.60%) Ajax
7 7 (7.53%) CSS
8 5 (5.38%) J2EE
8 5 (5.38%) jQuery
8 5 (5.38%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (4.30%) SOAP
9 4 (4.30%) XHTML
10 3 (3.23%) XSLT
10 3 (3.23%) Spring
10 3 (3.23%) Struts
10 3 (3.23%) HTML5
10 3 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Replication
1 5 (5.38%) Clustering
1 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.23%) Open Source
3 2 (2.15%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.15%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.15%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.41%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) Windows
3 5 (5.38%) Android
3 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.15%) UNIX
6 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Software Engineering
2 25 (26.88%) OO
3 22 (23.66%) UML
3 22 (23.66%) Multithreading
4 18 (19.35%) OOP
5 17 (18.28%) OOD
6 15 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.45%) Logistics
9 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.30%) Signal Processing
10 4 (4.30%) CRM
10 4 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.30%) Web Development
11 3 (3.23%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.23%) Performance Testing
11 3 (3.23%) Web Testing
11 3 (3.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.56%) SQL
2 33 (35.48%) C++
3 18 (19.35%) Perl
4 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.83%) PHP
6 8 (8.60%) MATLAB
7 7 (7.53%) C
8 6 (6.45%) VB
9 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.15%) Ruby
10 2 (2.15%) VC++
10 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.15%) C-shell
10 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.15%) C#
11 1 (1.08%) ABAP
11 1 (1.08%) PHP5
11 1 (1.08%) Groovy
11 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (31.18%) Oracle
2 12 (12.90%) SAP
3 6 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.38%) NetApp
5 4 (4.30%) Cognos
6 3 (3.23%) HP
6 3 (3.23%) JBoss
6 3 (3.23%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.15%) VMware
7 2 (2.15%) Citrix
7 2 (2.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.08%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (1.08%) Talend
8 1 (1.08%) Marketo
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