The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 50 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.62% 10.18% 13.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.56% 22.84% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 56
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 197 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 43.57% 44.57% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 100 119 161
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South East

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 1 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 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 37 (38.54%) Software Engineering
2 36 (37.50%) C++
3 31 (32.29%) Linux
4 28 (29.17%) SQL
5 27 (28.13%) Multithreading
6 26 (27.08%) OO
7 25 (26.04%) Military
7 25 (26.04%) Security Cleared
8 23 (23.96%) UML
8 23 (23.96%) Oracle
9 22 (22.92%) Rational Rhapsody
10 20 (20.83%) .NET
11 19 (19.79%) OOP
12 18 (18.75%) OOD
12 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 18 (18.75%) Web Services
13 17 (17.71%) PHP
13 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
15 14 (14.58%) Perl
15 14 (14.58%) HTML
15 14 (14.58%) Middleware
16 13 (13.54%) XML
16 13 (13.54%) STL
16 13 (13.54%) Threading Building Blocks
17 12 (12.50%) SAP
17 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 11 (11.46%) MySQL
18 11 (11.46%) JSON
19 9 (9.38%) Degree

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (5.21%) Apache
2 3 (3.13%) SAS
3 2 (2.08%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.08%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.04%) Liferay
4 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (3.13%) Magento
1 3 (3.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.17%) SSL
2 4 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) MySQL
3 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.21%) Big Data
4 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.08%) HBase
6 2 (2.08%) QlikView
6 2 (2.08%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (6.25%) Subversion
3 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.08%) Selenium
5 2 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.08%) JUnit
5 2 (2.08%) Xcode
5 2 (2.08%) JMeter
6 1 (1.04%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.04%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) Gradle
6 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (26.04%) Military
2 8 (8.33%) Finance
3 7 (7.29%) Electronics
4 4 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) French Language
5 2 (2.08%) German Language
5 2 (2.08%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.08%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Developer
2 31 (32.29%) Software Engineer
3 30 (31.25%) Java Developer
4 19 (19.79%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) Test Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) Principal Software Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) DBA
5 5 (5.21%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) Android Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.13%) Systems Test Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Architect
7 3 (3.13%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.13%) Analyst
7 3 (3.13%) Consultant
7 3 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.13%) JDE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) .NET
2 18 (18.75%) Web Services
3 14 (14.58%) HTML
3 14 (14.58%) Middleware
4 13 (13.54%) XML
4 13 (13.54%) STL
4 13 (13.54%) Threading Building Blocks
5 11 (11.46%) JSON
6 8 (8.33%) CSS
7 7 (7.29%) Ajax
8 6 (6.25%) XHTML
9 5 (5.21%) XSLT
9 5 (5.21%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (5.21%) Spring
10 4 (4.17%) CSS3
10 4 (4.17%) jQuery
10 4 (4.17%) JSSE
10 4 (4.17%) HTML5
10 4 (4.17%) SOAP
10 4 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Clustering
1 5 (5.21%) Replication
1 5 (5.21%) Open Source
1 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.08%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.08%) Smart Meter
2 2 (2.08%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Linux
2 9 (9.38%) Windows
3 6 (6.25%) Android
4 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.54%) Software Engineering
2 27 (28.13%) Multithreading
3 26 (27.08%) OO
4 23 (23.96%) UML
5 19 (19.79%) OOP
6 18 (18.75%) OOD
7 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.25%) Logistics
11 5 (5.21%) Automated Testing
11 5 (5.21%) TOGAF
11 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.21%) SOA
11 5 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.17%) Android Development
12 4 (4.17%) Web Development
12 4 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (4.17%) Signal Processing
12 4 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.50%) C++
2 28 (29.17%) SQL
3 17 (17.71%) PHP
4 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.58%) Perl
6 6 (6.25%) C
6 6 (6.25%) VB
7 5 (5.21%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.08%) C-shell
8 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.08%) VC++
8 2 (2.08%) C#
8 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.08%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) ABAP
9 1 (1.04%) Scala
9 1 (1.04%) Groovy
9 1 (1.04%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (26.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.38%) Degree
3 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (23.96%) Oracle
2 12 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.21%) NetApp
5 4 (4.17%) Cognos
6 3 (3.13%) JBoss
6 3 (3.13%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.08%) Citrix
7 2 (2.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.04%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (1.04%) Talend
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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