The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 6 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 98 79 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.92% 18.50% 7.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.34% 39.90% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 96 78 38
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
323 198 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 49.16% 46.37% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 310 173 244
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Java
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Northampton region.

Java Salary Trend in Northampton

Java
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Northampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

1 124 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (33.33%) J2EE
3 62 (32.29%) Linux
4 51 (26.56%) Software Engineering
4 51 (26.56%) Open Source
5 49 (25.52%) Oracle
6 48 (25.00%) Spring
7 46 (23.96%) SQL
8 44 (22.92%) MySQL
9 40 (20.83%) Apache
9 40 (20.83%) hybris
10 38 (19.79%) Tomcat
11 37 (19.27%) Degree
12 35 (18.23%) Windows
13 34 (17.71%) Struts
13 34 (17.71%) Finance
14 33 (17.19%) XML
15 32 (16.67%) Sun
15 32 (16.67%) Sun Certification
15 32 (16.67%) Computer Science
16 31 (16.15%) Web Services
16 31 (16.15%) JavaScript
17 29 (15.10%) JSP
17 29 (15.10%) Cisco
17 29 (15.10%) LAN
17 29 (15.10%) WAN
17 29 (15.10%) Google
17 29 (15.10%) Google Apps
17 29 (15.10%) OpenStack
18 28 (14.58%) ETL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 40 (20.83%) Apache
2 38 (19.79%) Tomcat
3 29 (15.10%) OpenStack
4 11 (5.73%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (2.60%) MS Office
1 5 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.10%) Google Apps
2 10 (5.21%) IaaS
2 10 (5.21%) SaaS
3 5 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.10%) LAN
1 29 (15.10%) WAN
2 24 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.92%) MySQL
2 23 (11.98%) Hadoop
3 21 (10.94%) Big Data
4 14 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.65%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.65%) Pentaho
6 6 (3.13%) Impala
7 5 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.52%) HBase
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (11.98%) JUnit
2 7 (3.65%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (2.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (2.08%) Selenium
4 4 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.56%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.04%) Subversion
6 2 (1.04%) Maven
7 1 (0.52%) JIRA
7 1 (0.52%) Ant
General
1 34 (17.71%) Finance
2 20 (10.42%) Retail
3 13 (6.77%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.73%) Banking
5 6 (3.13%) Legal
6 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (32.81%) Developer
2 46 (23.96%) Java Developer
3 37 (19.27%) Analyst
4 35 (18.23%) Designer
5 32 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 32 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
6 30 (15.63%) Support Analyst
7 25 (13.02%) Applications Support
8 24 (12.50%) Architect
9 22 (11.46%) Infrastructure Designer
10 20 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (10.42%) Applications Support Analyst
11 15 (7.81%) Software Development Manager
11 15 (7.81%) Development Manager
11 15 (7.81%) Software Manager
12 10 (5.21%) Developer Analyst
12 10 (5.21%) Software Support Analyst
13 9 (4.69%) Big Data Developer
14 7 (3.65%) Test Analyst
15 5 (2.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (33.33%) J2EE
2 48 (25.00%) Spring
3 34 (17.71%) Struts
4 33 (17.19%) XML
5 31 (16.15%) Web Services
6 29 (15.10%) JSP
7 24 (12.50%) EJB
8 18 (9.38%) .NET
9 17 (8.85%) Java EE
10 16 (8.33%) Servlets
11 11 (5.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 10 (5.21%) Ajax
12 10 (5.21%) Hibernate
13 8 (4.17%) jQuery
14 6 (3.13%) HTML
15 5 (2.60%) SOAP
15 5 (2.60%) Middleware
15 5 (2.60%) JMS
15 5 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
15 5 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.56%) Open Source
2 32 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 23 (11.98%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.65%) EPoS
6 3 (1.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.29%) Linux
2 35 (18.23%) Windows
3 19 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (6.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.56%) Software Engineering
3 28 (14.58%) ETL
4 26 (13.54%) Mentoring
5 24 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (11.98%) TDD
6 23 (11.98%) Web Development
7 21 (10.94%) Unit Testing
7 21 (10.94%) Pair Programming
8 20 (10.42%) UML
9 19 (9.90%) Scrum
10 18 (9.38%) OOD
11 17 (8.85%) Waterfall
12 16 (8.33%) OOP
13 15 (7.81%) Data Modelling
14 14 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (5.73%) Project Management
16 9 (4.69%) Agile Project Management
17 8 (4.17%) Demand Management
18 7 (3.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.96%) SQL
2 31 (16.15%) JavaScript
3 20 (10.42%) C#
4 18 (9.38%) C++
5 16 (8.33%) C
6 7 (3.65%) Ruby
7 6 (3.13%) Scala
8 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) Python
9 1 (0.52%) Delphi
9 1 (0.52%) Perl
9 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (19.27%) Degree
2 32 (16.67%) Sun Certification
3 11 (5.73%) OCPJP
3 11 (5.73%) OCMJD
4 7 (3.65%) ISEB
5 2 (1.04%) PMP
5 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.52%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 49 (25.52%) Oracle
2 40 (20.83%) hybris
3 32 (16.67%) Sun
4 29 (15.10%) Cisco
4 29 (15.10%) Google
5 19 (9.90%) Red Hat
6 18 (9.38%) Teradata
7 8 (4.17%) Ab Initio
8 7 (3.65%) Talend
8 7 (3.65%) Informatica
9 5 (2.60%) ATG
10 4 (2.08%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.52%) Adobe
11 1 (0.52%) Cognos
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus Pension
Posted: 6 days ago