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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 53 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.11% 13.38% 7.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.69% 35.33% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 28
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
101 150 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 36.20% 37.88% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 72 127 136
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 26 February 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 29 (34.52%) SQL
2 26 (30.95%) Oracle
2 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (22.62%) J2EE
3 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.43%) Degree
5 17 (20.24%) Software Engineering
5 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.05%) Perl
6 16 (19.05%) C++
7 15 (17.86%) HTML
7 15 (17.86%) .NET
7 15 (17.86%) CSS
7 15 (17.86%) Web Services
7 15 (17.86%) XML
8 12 (14.29%) Ajax
9 11 (13.10%) OO
10 10 (11.90%) JSP
10 10 (11.90%) Android
11 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
11 9 (10.71%) Subversion
12 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.52%) jQuery
12 8 (9.52%) HTML5
12 8 (9.52%) CSS3
13 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
13 7 (8.33%) JSON
13 7 (8.33%) C
13 7 (8.33%) Spring
14 6 (7.14%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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%) Node.js
2 3 (3.57%) Railo
2 3 (3.57%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.38%) WordPress
3 2 (2.38%) SAS
3 2 (2.38%) Facebook Platform
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%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) 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 9 (10.71%) Subversion
2 6 (7.14%) Maven
2 6 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.95%) JUnit
4 4 (4.76%) Selenium
4 4 (4.76%) Firebug
4 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.76%) Jtest
4 4 (4.76%) Hudson
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.19%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.19%) Gradle
6 1 (1.19%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
General
1 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
1 5 (5.95%) Games
2 4 (4.76%) Electronics
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (61.90%) Developer
2 34 (40.48%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Release Manager
5 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.95%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Java Swing Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) ColdFusion Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.38%) UI Programmer
11 2 (2.38%) UI Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) J2EE
2 15 (17.86%) HTML
2 15 (17.86%) .NET
2 15 (17.86%) CSS
2 15 (17.86%) Web Services
2 15 (17.86%) XML
3 12 (14.29%) Ajax
4 10 (11.90%) JSP
5 8 (9.52%) jQuery
5 8 (9.52%) HTML5
5 8 (9.52%) CSS3
6 7 (8.33%) Spring
6 7 (8.33%) JSON
7 6 (7.14%) Swing
8 5 (5.95%) Flash
8 5 (5.95%) Java SE
8 5 (5.95%) Java EE
8 5 (5.95%) REST
8 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.76%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.95%) Online Games
5 4 (4.76%) Open Source
5 4 (4.76%) Device Driver
5 4 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.76%) CUDA
5 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.38%) Social Media
6 2 (2.38%) Statistics
6 2 (2.38%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (2.38%) iPhone
7 1 (1.19%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.19%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.19%) Life Science
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Android
2 6 (7.14%) Linux
3 4 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (4.76%) 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 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) Software Engineering
3 11 (13.10%) OO
4 6 (7.14%) Scrum
4 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.95%) Software Testing
5 5 (5.95%) UML
6 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Web Development
6 4 (4.76%) Release Management
6 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (4.76%) Android Development
6 4 (4.76%) People Management
7 3 (3.57%) Analytics
7 3 (3.57%) Revenue Management
7 3 (3.57%) Coaching
7 3 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) SQL
2 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.05%) Perl
3 16 (19.05%) C++
4 7 (8.33%) C
5 5 (5.95%) UniBasic
6 4 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (3.57%) PHP
7 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.57%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.38%) PHP5
9 1 (1.19%) Groovy
9 1 (1.19%) Scala
9 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) PhD
3 1 (1.19%) HND
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
1 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) Redback
2 5 (5.95%) SAP
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Cognos
3 4 (4.76%) Cisco
3 4 (4.76%) IBM
3 4 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe
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%) HP
6 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.19%) VMware