The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 137 100 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.10% 13.85% 14.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.86% 24.69% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 97 83 121
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
444 405 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 58.65% 56.09% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 354 365 470
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Java
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Java Salary Trend in Oxford

Java
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Oxford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

1 126 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 95 (40.08%) SQL
3 82 (34.60%) Computer Science
4 80 (33.76%) C#
5 79 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (32.49%) HTML
7 75 (31.65%) Software Engineering
8 68 (28.69%) Degree
9 65 (27.43%) Linux
10 63 (26.58%) Hibernate
11 61 (25.74%) Spring
12 58 (24.47%) .NET
13 49 (20.68%) CSS
14 48 (20.25%) jQuery
15 46 (19.41%) Python
15 46 (19.41%) Windows
16 45 (18.99%) C++
17 44 (18.57%) TDD
18 41 (17.30%) MVC
18 41 (17.30%) SDLC
19 40 (16.88%) JSF
20 37 (15.61%) OO
21 36 (15.19%) Java EE
22 35 (14.77%) J2EE
22 35 (14.77%) Oracle
22 35 (14.77%) Node.js
23 34 (14.35%) PHP
23 34 (14.35%) JSP
23 34 (14.35%) XML
24 32 (13.50%) Grails

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 35 (14.77%) Node.js
2 16 (6.75%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.33%) Apache
4 14 (5.91%) JBoss
5 8 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.11%) Drupal
8 4 (1.69%) IIS
9 3 (1.27%) SAS
10 2 (0.84%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.84%) Confluence
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.42%) Kinematics
11 1 (0.42%) Mule
11 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) SPSS
2 3 (1.27%) Mathematica
3 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (3.38%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.27%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.11%) Google App Engine
4 5 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.84%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.44%) HTTP
2 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.84%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.08%) SQL Server
1 31 (13.08%) Big Data
1 31 (13.08%) Relational Database
2 19 (8.02%) MySQL
3 13 (5.49%) Oracle ODI
3 13 (5.49%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.38%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.95%) Oracle OWB
6 7 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.27%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.42%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.42%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (12.24%) Maven
2 27 (11.39%) JUnit
3 19 (8.02%) Eclipse
3 19 (8.02%) Mockito
4 18 (7.59%) JIRA
5 13 (5.49%) Git (software)
6 12 (5.06%) Selenium
6 12 (5.06%) Visual Studio
7 11 (4.64%) Jenkins
8 10 (4.22%) WebDriver
9 8 (3.38%) Subversion
10 7 (2.95%) Ant
11 3 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.27%) Grunt
11 3 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.27%) Bower
12 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.42%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 19 (8.02%) Publishing
2 7 (2.95%) Back Office
3 5 (2.11%) Finance
4 3 (1.27%) Marketing
4 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.84%) Electronics
5 2 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Billing
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) French Language
6 1 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 165 (69.62%) Developer
2 94 (39.66%) Java Developer
3 49 (20.68%) Senior Developer
4 44 (18.57%) Software Engineer
5 33 (13.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (10.55%) Graduate
6 25 (10.55%) Software Developer
6 25 (10.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 20 (8.44%) Graduate Developer
8 17 (7.17%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (5.91%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.06%) Analyst
11 11 (4.64%) Graduate Java Developer
12 10 (4.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 9 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (3.80%) Tester
13 9 (3.80%) .NET Developer
14 8 (3.38%) Development Manager
14 8 (3.38%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (32.49%) HTML
2 63 (26.58%) Hibernate
3 61 (25.74%) Spring
4 58 (24.47%) .NET
5 49 (20.68%) CSS
6 48 (20.25%) jQuery
7 40 (16.88%) JSF
8 36 (15.19%) Java EE
9 35 (14.77%) J2EE
10 34 (14.35%) JSP
10 34 (14.35%) XML
11 32 (13.50%) Grails
12 25 (10.55%) Ajax
13 20 (8.44%) Servlets
13 20 (8.44%) Spring MVC
14 18 (7.59%) HTML5
14 18 (7.59%) SOAP
14 18 (7.59%) Play Framework
15 17 (7.17%) Struts
15 17 (7.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (34.60%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.55%) Semantic Web
3 16 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (6.33%) Mathematics
5 14 (5.91%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.49%) Data Integration
7 12 (5.06%) Data Structures
8 11 (4.64%) Mobile App
8 11 (4.64%) Web 2.0
9 6 (2.53%) Clustering
10 4 (1.69%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.27%) User Experience
11 3 (1.27%) Physics
11 3 (1.27%) Statistics
12 2 (0.84%) Blog
12 2 (0.84%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.42%) Chemistry
13 1 (0.42%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 65 (27.43%) Linux
2 46 (19.41%) Windows
3 28 (11.81%) UNIX
4 24 (10.13%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.64%) Android
6 4 (1.69%) CentOS
6 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 44 (18.57%) TDD
4 41 (17.30%) MVC
4 41 (17.30%) SDLC
5 37 (15.61%) OO
6 32 (13.50%) Open Source
7 30 (12.66%) BDD
7 30 (12.66%) E-Commerce
8 22 (9.28%) Project Management
9 20 (8.44%) UML
10 19 (8.02%) ETL
10 19 (8.02%) Configuration Management
11 18 (7.59%) DevOps
12 16 (6.75%) Scrum
12 16 (6.75%) Web Development
13 15 (6.33%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.91%) Data Modelling
15 13 (5.49%) Web Design
15 13 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 126 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 95 (40.08%) SQL
3 80 (33.76%) C#
4 46 (19.41%) Python
5 45 (18.99%) C++
6 34 (14.35%) PHP
7 18 (7.59%) Scala
8 17 (7.17%) Objective-C
9 14 (5.91%) T-SQL
10 13 (5.49%) C
11 12 (5.06%) VB
12 11 (4.64%) VB.NET
13 10 (4.22%) Ruby
14 9 (3.80%) Bash Shell
15 7 (2.95%) XPath
15 7 (2.95%) ActionScript
15 7 (2.95%) PL/SQL
16 5 (2.11%) XQuery
16 5 (2.11%) Perl
17 4 (1.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 68 (28.69%) Degree
2 7 (2.95%) ISEB
3 5 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) DICOM
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.42%) KVM
1 1 (0.42%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (8.02%) Puppet
2 18 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.17%) Ansible
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.84%) Nessus
5 2 (0.84%) Nmap
6 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (14.77%) Oracle
2 24 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.59%) Google
4 7 (2.95%) Informatica
5 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.69%) SAP
6 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.27%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.84%) Dell
7 2 (0.84%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.42%) hybris
8 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.42%) Perforce
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe
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