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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 56 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.98% 14.01% 8.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.62% 30.25% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 31
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
145 119 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 49.15% 46.30% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 107 130
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 42 (40.00%) SQL
2 38 (36.19%) Oracle
3 34 (32.38%) Software Engineering
4 32 (30.48%) Linux
5 29 (27.62%) C++
6 27 (25.71%) .NET
7 25 (23.81%) Web Services
8 22 (20.95%) Perl
8 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (20.00%) OO
10 20 (19.05%) Military
10 20 (19.05%) Security Cleared
11 19 (18.10%) UML
12 18 (17.14%) XML
12 18 (17.14%) Multithreading
13 17 (16.19%) Rational Rhapsody
13 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
14 16 (15.24%) Degree
15 14 (13.33%) SAP
15 14 (13.33%) HTML
15 14 (13.33%) OOP
16 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
16 13 (12.38%) J2EE
16 13 (12.38%) OOD
16 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
16 13 (12.38%) Algorithms
17 12 (11.43%) MySQL
18 11 (10.48%) PHP
18 11 (10.48%) Business Intelligence

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (3.81%) Railo
1 4 (3.81%) ColdFusion
1 4 (3.81%) Apache
2 3 (2.86%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (0.95%) WordPress
3 1 (0.95%) Node.js
3 1 (0.95%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Magento
1 2 (1.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.95%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) MySQL
3 10 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.62%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.86%) Big Data
6 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Rational Rhapsody
2 9 (8.57%) Subversion
3 7 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.86%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.86%) SilkPerformer
6 2 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.90%) Xcode
7 1 (0.95%) Ant
7 1 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (19.05%) Military
2 9 (8.57%) Electronics
3 5 (4.76%) Finance
4 4 (3.81%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) French Language
5 2 (1.90%) German Language
5 2 (1.90%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (48.57%) Developer
2 36 (34.29%) Java Developer
3 28 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Principal Software Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.76%) DBA
8 4 (3.81%) ColdFusion Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Systems Test Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) QA Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Performance Tester
9 3 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Tester
9 3 (2.86%) Performance Test Engineer
10 2 (1.90%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.71%) .NET
2 25 (23.81%) Web Services
3 18 (17.14%) XML
4 14 (13.33%) HTML
5 13 (12.38%) J2EE
6 11 (10.48%) JSON
6 11 (10.48%) Ajax
7 9 (8.57%) CSS
7 9 (8.57%) Middleware
7 9 (8.57%) jQuery
8 6 (5.71%) JSP
9 5 (4.76%) SOAP
9 5 (4.76%) STL
9 5 (4.76%) Threading Building Blocks
9 5 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.81%) CSS3
10 4 (3.81%) HTML5
10 4 (3.81%) Spring
11 3 (2.86%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.38%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.76%) Clustering
3 5 (4.76%) Replication
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.90%) Open Source
5 2 (1.90%) CUDA
5 2 (1.90%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.90%) iPhone
5 2 (1.90%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.95%) IPTV
6 1 (0.95%) Social Media
6 1 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.48%) Linux
2 9 (8.57%) Windows
2 9 (8.57%) Android
3 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.86%) UNIX
6 2 (1.90%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Software Engineering
2 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.00%) OO
4 19 (18.10%) UML
5 18 (17.14%) Multithreading
6 14 (13.33%) OOP
7 13 (12.38%) OOD
8 11 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (7.62%) People Management
10 7 (6.67%) Logistics
10 7 (6.67%) Web Development
11 5 (4.76%) Scrum
11 5 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.76%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.81%) Android Development
12 4 (3.81%) Signal Processing
12 4 (3.81%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.00%) SQL
2 29 (27.62%) C++
3 22 (20.95%) Perl
4 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.48%) PHP
6 8 (7.62%) MATLAB
6 8 (7.62%) C
7 6 (5.71%) VB
8 5 (4.76%) UniBasic
9 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.86%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.86%) C#
11 2 (1.90%) C-shell
11 2 (1.90%) Ruby
11 2 (1.90%) PHP5
11 2 (1.90%) VC++
11 2 (1.90%) ABAP
11 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.24%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) HND
4 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (36.19%) Oracle
2 14 (13.33%) SAP
3 10 (9.52%) Business Objects
4 8 (7.62%) Cognos
5 5 (4.76%) NetApp
5 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.76%) Redback
6 4 (3.81%) Adobe
6 4 (3.81%) IBM
7 3 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.86%) JBoss
7 3 (2.86%) HP
8 2 (1.90%) Citrix
8 2 (1.90%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.95%) Zend
9 1 (0.95%) Google
9 1 (0.95%) Facebook
9 1 (0.95%) Twitter
9 1 (0.95%) Marketo
Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago