The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 126 115 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.83% 12.35% 18.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.93% 24.26% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 117 110 117
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
421 474 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 46.21% 50.91% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 376 429 315
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Java
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Java Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Java
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 100 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Corby +2 5 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Kettering 0 3 £22,000 -32.30% 2
Wellingborough +1 2 £46,250 +42.30%
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

1 128 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (29.76%) SQL
3 63 (25.00%) Linux
4 62 (24.60%) Finance
5 60 (23.81%) Open Source
6 58 (23.02%) Oracle
7 57 (22.62%) Scrum
7 57 (22.62%) hybris
8 56 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 54 (21.43%) Spring
10 52 (20.63%) TDD
11 51 (20.24%) MySQL
11 51 (20.24%) ETL
11 51 (20.24%) Mentoring
12 50 (19.84%) J2EE
13 48 (19.05%) Software Engineering
14 44 (17.46%) Tomcat
15 42 (16.67%) Apache
16 41 (16.27%) Retail
17 39 (15.48%) Java EE
18 37 (14.68%) Hadoop
19 34 (13.49%) UNIX
20 33 (13.10%) Windows
20 33 (13.10%) Web Services
20 33 (13.10%) Big Data
21 30 (11.90%) C#
22 29 (11.51%) Cisco
22 29 (11.51%) SAN
22 29 (11.51%) Teradata
23 28 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 44 (17.46%) Tomcat
2 42 (16.67%) Apache
3 26 (10.32%) OpenStack
4 15 (5.95%) SAS
5 12 (4.76%) Apache Solr
6 10 (3.97%) JBoss
7 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.40%) IIS
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.40%) CICS
9 1 (0.40%) CMS
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 12 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.32%) Google Apps
2 12 (4.76%) IaaS
2 12 (4.76%) SaaS
2 12 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.51%) SAN
2 26 (10.32%) LAN
2 26 (10.32%) WAN
3 8 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (0.79%) SSL
4 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.24%) MySQL
2 37 (14.68%) Hadoop
3 33 (13.10%) Big Data
4 25 (9.92%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (6.35%) SQL Server
7 14 (5.56%) Impala
8 13 (5.16%) Pentaho
9 12 (4.76%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.57%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.40%) DB2
14 1 (0.40%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.40%) HBase
14 1 (0.40%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 16 (6.35%) JUnit
2 14 (5.56%) Selenium
3 13 (5.16%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (5.16%) Eclipse
4 12 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.98%) Maven
7 5 (1.98%) Subversion
8 4 (1.59%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.59%) Ant
9 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.79%) JIRA
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.40%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.40%) Hudson
General
1 62 (24.60%) Finance
2 41 (16.27%) Retail
3 19 (7.54%) Banking
4 12 (4.76%) Legal
5 5 (1.98%) International Banking
6 4 (1.59%) Games
7 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (25.40%) Developer
2 43 (17.06%) Designer
3 40 (15.87%) Architect
4 35 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 35 (13.89%) Analyst
5 30 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (10.32%) Support Analyst
7 21 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
8 19 (7.54%) Software Engineer
9 16 (6.35%) Applications Support
10 13 (5.16%) Tester
11 12 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (4.37%) Big Data Developer
13 10 (3.97%) Server Analyst
14 9 (3.57%) Java Architect
14 9 (3.57%) Server Support Analyst
14 9 (3.57%) Server Support
15 8 (3.17%) Senior Developer
15 8 (3.17%) Development Manager
15 8 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.43%) Spring
2 50 (19.84%) J2EE
3 39 (15.48%) Java EE
4 33 (13.10%) Web Services
5 25 (9.92%) Spring MVC
6 22 (8.73%) XML
7 18 (7.14%) Middleware
8 15 (5.95%) SOAP
9 13 (5.16%) RESTful
9 13 (5.16%) JPA
9 13 (5.16%) JMS
10 12 (4.76%) Servlets
10 12 (4.76%) REST
11 11 (4.37%) .NET
12 10 (3.97%) JSON
13 8 (3.17%) Struts
13 8 (3.17%) HTML
14 6 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (2.38%) Hibernate
14 6 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (23.81%) Open Source
2 20 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.56%) EPoS
4 12 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.17%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.79%) Kindle
8 2 (0.79%) User Experience
8 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 63 (25.00%) Linux
2 34 (13.49%) UNIX
3 33 (13.10%) Windows
4 18 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.76%) CentOS
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.62%) Scrum
3 56 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 52 (20.63%) TDD
5 51 (20.24%) ETL
5 51 (20.24%) Mentoring
6 48 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 28 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (10.32%) Data Modelling
8 26 (10.32%) MVC
9 25 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (9.13%) OOD
10 23 (9.13%) UML
10 23 (9.13%) OOP
10 23 (9.13%) BDD
11 19 (7.54%) Waterfall
11 19 (7.54%) Pair Programming
12 17 (6.75%) SOA
13 16 (6.35%) User Stories
13 16 (6.35%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (29.76%) SQL
2 30 (11.90%) C#
3 22 (8.73%) C++
4 21 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.35%) C
6 14 (5.56%) Scala
7 9 (3.57%) Ruby
8 3 (1.19%) Perl
8 3 (1.19%) PHP
8 3 (1.19%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.40%) VB
10 1 (0.40%) ABAP
10 1 (0.40%) COBOL
10 1 (0.40%) Python
10 1 (0.40%) JCL
10 1 (0.40%) REXX
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (3.57%) Degree
2 6 (2.38%) PMP
2 6 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.98%) ISEB
4 3 (1.19%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.79%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.79%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.40%) OCP
6 1 (0.40%) OCA
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.40%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.54%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.78%) HDFS
3 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) CA Endevor
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (23.02%) Oracle
2 57 (22.62%) hybris
3 29 (11.51%) Cisco
3 29 (11.51%) Teradata
4 28 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 24 (9.52%) Google
6 15 (5.95%) Ab Initio
7 13 (5.16%) Talend
8 12 (4.76%) ATG
9 11 (4.37%) Informatica
9 11 (4.37%) Sybase
10 8 (3.17%) Cloudera
11 6 (2.38%) IBM
12 4 (1.59%) Microsoft
13 3 (1.19%) SAP
13 3 (1.19%) Citrix
13 3 (1.19%) Sun
14 2 (0.79%) RedPrairie
14 2 (0.79%) Endeca
14 2 (0.79%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 19 days ago