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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.76% 17.30% 8.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.52% 38.06% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
105 155 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.66% 45.45% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 92 99 96
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 1 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (44.05%) JavaScript
2 33 (39.29%) HTML
2 33 (39.29%) CSS
3 29 (34.52%) SQL
4 23 (27.38%) J2EE
5 21 (25.00%) Oracle
5 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (19.05%) Python
8 15 (17.86%) Web Services
8 15 (17.86%) OO
9 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 12 (14.29%) Telecoms
11 11 (13.10%) Web Development
11 11 (13.10%) Linux
11 11 (13.10%) UML
11 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
11 11 (13.10%) jQuery
12 10 (11.90%) DevOps
12 10 (11.90%) PHP
12 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.90%) Maven
13 9 (10.71%) Swing
13 9 (10.71%) Backbone.js
13 9 (10.71%) React
13 9 (10.71%) Release Management
13 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
13 9 (10.71%) Degree
13 9 (10.71%) HTML5

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (5.95%) Apache
1 5 (5.95%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) Node.js
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) JBoss
3 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.19%) Jetty
4 1 (1.19%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) SaaS
2 5 (5.95%) GitHub
3 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) VoIP
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
1 4 (4.76%) VPN
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
1 4 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.38%) WAN
2 2 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (1.19%) LDAP
3 1 (1.19%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Maven
2 8 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.14%) JUnit
3 6 (7.14%) Subversion
4 5 (5.95%) JMeter
4 5 (5.95%) Selenium
5 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.38%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (2.38%) LabVIEW
6 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.38%) Ant
7 1 (1.19%) Hudson
7 1 (1.19%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
2 7 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Games
4 4 (4.76%) Back Office
5 2 (2.38%) Finance
5 2 (2.38%) French Language
5 2 (2.38%) German Language
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Developer
2 28 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 22 (26.19%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Release Manager
5 8 (9.52%) Java Swing Developer
5 8 (9.52%) UI Developer
5 8 (9.52%) UI Programmer
6 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Programmer
7 5 (5.95%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.95%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (3.57%) Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Java Programmer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.29%) HTML
1 33 (39.29%) CSS
2 23 (27.38%) J2EE
3 15 (17.86%) Web Services
4 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 11 (13.10%) jQuery
6 9 (10.71%) HTML5
6 9 (10.71%) Swing
6 9 (10.71%) Backbone.js
6 9 (10.71%) React
7 8 (9.52%) Spring
7 8 (9.52%) XML
7 8 (9.52%) .NET
7 8 (9.52%) Java EE
8 7 (8.33%) Mason
9 6 (7.14%) OOCSS
9 6 (7.14%) JSP
9 6 (7.14%) Flash
9 6 (7.14%) CSS3
10 4 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.14%) Online Games
3 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) SystemC
4 2 (2.38%) Verilog
4 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) IPTV
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Physics
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Linux
2 8 (9.52%) UNIX
2 8 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Solaris
3 1 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.86%) OO
3 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
3 11 (13.10%) UML
3 11 (13.10%) Web Development
4 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
4 10 (11.90%) DevOps
5 9 (10.71%) Release Management
5 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
5 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 8 (9.52%) Revenue Management
6 8 (9.52%) Product Management
6 8 (9.52%) Validation
7 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.14%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 6 (7.14%) SMACSS
8 5 (5.95%) Web Testing
9 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.76%) People Management
9 4 (4.76%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.52%) SQL
3 16 (19.05%) Python
4 10 (11.90%) PHP
5 8 (9.52%) Perl
6 4 (4.76%) VB
6 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.38%) C
8 2 (2.38%) Fortran
8 2 (2.38%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.19%) Ruby
9 1 (1.19%) Groovy
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.19%) Scala
9 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.38%) Firmware
3 1 (1.19%) Varnish
3 1 (1.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (8.33%) SAP
3 4 (4.76%) Cognos
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (3.57%) Pega
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.38%) Renesas
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Perforce