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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 5 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 58 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.43% 14.36% 6.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.35% 35.37% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 52 24
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £22,500 £36,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
115 164 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.72% 40.59% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 90 146 129
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 31 (36.90%) SQL
2 30 (35.71%) Oracle
3 27 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (25.00%) Perl
5 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 18 (21.43%) Degree
7 16 (19.05%) C++
8 14 (16.67%) .NET
8 14 (16.67%) J2EE
9 12 (14.29%) Web Services
9 12 (14.29%) XML
9 12 (14.29%) OO
10 11 (13.10%) Ajax
10 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
11 10 (11.90%) HTML
11 10 (11.90%) Linux
11 10 (11.90%) CSS
11 10 (11.90%) Android
12 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
12 9 (10.71%) jQuery
12 9 (10.71%) C
13 8 (9.52%) JSP
14 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
14 7 (8.33%) Subversion
14 7 (8.33%) Software Testing
14 7 (8.33%) Algorithms
15 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
15 6 (7.14%) HTML5
15 6 (7.14%) CSS3

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (4.76%) ColdFusion
1 4 (4.76%) Railo
2 3 (3.57%) Node.js
3 2 (2.38%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (2.38%) SAS
3 2 (2.38%) WordPress
4 1 (1.19%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.19%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.38%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.19%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.76%) MySQL
3 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.19%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Subversion
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (3.57%) SilkPerformer
3 3 (3.57%) JUnit
3 3 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.57%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.38%) Maven
4 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.38%) Selenium
4 2 (2.38%) Firebug
4 2 (2.38%) Jtest
4 2 (2.38%) Hudson
5 1 (1.19%) Gradle
5 1 (1.19%) Ant
General
1 4 (4.76%) Electronics
1 4 (4.76%) Military
1 4 (4.76%) Marketing
2 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (60.71%) Developer
2 34 (40.48%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Software Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Release Manager
6 9 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Principal Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) ColdFusion Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Java Swing Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Performance Test Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) .NET
1 14 (16.67%) J2EE
2 12 (14.29%) Web Services
2 12 (14.29%) XML
3 11 (13.10%) Ajax
4 10 (11.90%) HTML
4 10 (11.90%) CSS
5 9 (10.71%) jQuery
6 8 (9.52%) JSP
7 6 (7.14%) HTML5
7 6 (7.14%) CSS3
8 5 (5.95%) Spring
8 5 (5.95%) Java SE
8 5 (5.95%) JSON
9 4 (4.76%) Swing
9 4 (4.76%) OpenCL
9 4 (4.76%) DirectCompute
10 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.57%) REST
10 3 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.76%) CUDA
4 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.76%) Device Driver
4 4 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.57%) Online Games
6 2 (2.38%) iPhone
6 2 (2.38%) Open Source
6 2 (2.38%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (2.38%) Statistics
6 2 (2.38%) Social Media
7 1 (1.19%) iPad
7 1 (1.19%) Linked Data
7 1 (1.19%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
1 10 (11.90%) Android
2 4 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) UNIX
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 12 (14.29%) OO
3 7 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (7.14%) Scrum
4 6 (7.14%) UML
4 6 (7.14%) OOP
4 6 (7.14%) OOD
5 5 (5.95%) Web Development
5 5 (5.95%) Multithreading
6 4 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 4 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (4.76%) Android Development
6 4 (4.76%) People Management
6 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.57%) Coaching
7 3 (3.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) SQL
2 21 (25.00%) Perl
3 16 (19.05%) C++
4 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.71%) C
6 5 (5.95%) UniBasic
7 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.76%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.57%) Python
8 3 (3.57%) C#
8 3 (3.57%) PHP
9 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.38%) PHP5
10 1 (1.19%) Groovy
10 1 (1.19%) Scala
10 1 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) PhD
4 1 (1.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) SAP
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) Redback
3 4 (4.76%) IBM
3 4 (4.76%) Adobe
3 4 (4.76%) Cognos
3 4 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.57%) HP
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
5 2 (2.38%) Facebook
5 2 (2.38%) Twitter
5 2 (2.38%) Marketo
6 1 (1.19%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) Zend
6 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.19%) VMware
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