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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 184 98 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 23.50% 12.89% 11.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.95% 23.17% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 131 93 83
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
542 423 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 69.22% 55.66% 56.15%
Number of salaries quoted 462 375 376
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Oxford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 160 (48.19%) SQL
2 154 (46.39%) JavaScript
3 140 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (35.54%) Spring
5 103 (31.02%) Python
6 96 (28.92%) C++
7 95 (28.61%) Linux
8 90 (27.11%) TDD
9 89 (26.81%) Oracle
10 82 (24.70%) Web Services
10 82 (24.70%) HTML
11 81 (24.40%) C#
11 81 (24.40%) Amazon AWS
12 79 (23.80%) jQuery
12 79 (23.80%) Software Engineering
13 71 (21.39%) Scrum
14 69 (20.78%) Big Data
15 63 (18.98%) Unit Testing
16 62 (18.67%) OO
17 59 (17.77%) CSS
17 59 (17.77%) Degree
18 58 (17.47%) Maven
19 57 (17.17%) AngularJS
20 56 (16.87%) Computer Science
21 53 (15.96%) .NET
22 50 (15.06%) RESTful
22 50 (15.06%) BDD
23 49 (14.76%) Semantic Web
23 49 (14.76%) MVC
24 48 (14.46%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (9.64%) Tomcat
2 29 (8.73%) Apache
3 26 (7.83%) Node.js
4 24 (7.23%) Drupal
5 23 (6.93%) nginx
6 21 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (5.42%) Jetty
8 16 (4.82%) WebSphere
9 12 (3.61%) JBoss
10 9 (2.71%) WebLogic
11 8 (2.41%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (2.11%) IIS
13 5 (1.51%) SAS
14 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.30%) Confluence
15 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
15 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.51%) SPSS
3 4 (1.20%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 10 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.20%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.60%) Magento
4 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (24.40%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.12%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (4.22%) SaaS
5 13 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (3.31%) Google App Engine
7 7 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.20%) IaaS
8 4 (1.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.60%) Office 365
10 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.61%) Internet
2 6 (1.81%) DNS
3 4 (1.20%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.20%) Firewall
3 4 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.20%) Wireless
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (20.78%) Big Data
2 46 (13.86%) NoSQL
3 34 (10.24%) SQL Server
4 33 (9.94%) MongoDB
5 26 (7.83%) MySQL
6 12 (3.61%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.61%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (3.31%) Data Mining
8 10 (3.01%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.41%) SAP HANA
10 7 (2.11%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.51%) KDB
12 4 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.20%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.90%) Oracle OWB
14 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (17.47%) Maven
2 42 (12.65%) Git (software)
2 42 (12.65%) Subversion
3 29 (8.73%) JUnit
4 23 (6.93%) Mockito
5 19 (5.72%) Ant
6 16 (4.82%) JIRA
7 14 (4.22%) Gradle
8 13 (3.92%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (2.11%) Selenium
11 6 (1.81%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.51%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.51%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.51%) Mocha
12 5 (1.51%) QUnit
13 3 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 1 (0.30%) Xcode
General
1 26 (7.83%) Publishing
2 21 (6.33%) Finance
3 6 (1.81%) Retail
4 4 (1.20%) Front Office
5 3 (0.90%) Legal
5 3 (0.90%) Marketing
6 2 (0.60%) Back Office
6 2 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Advertising
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 215 (64.76%) Developer
2 146 (43.98%) Java Developer
3 58 (17.47%) Software Developer
4 52 (15.66%) Senior Developer
5 44 (13.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 41 (12.35%) C# Developer
7 39 (11.75%) Java Software Developer
8 33 (9.94%) Software Engineer
9 30 (9.04%) Java Engineer
9 30 (9.04%) Java Software Engineer
10 25 (7.53%) Agile Developer
10 25 (7.53%) Agile Java Developer
11 24 (7.23%) .NET Developer
11 24 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (7.23%) C# Software Developer
12 21 (6.33%) SQL Developer
13 20 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (6.02%) Principal Developer
13 20 (6.02%) Principal Java Developer
14 18 (5.42%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (35.54%) Spring
2 82 (24.70%) HTML
2 82 (24.70%) Web Services
3 79 (23.80%) jQuery
4 59 (17.77%) CSS
5 57 (17.17%) AngularJS
6 53 (15.96%) .NET
7 50 (15.06%) RESTful
8 42 (12.65%) HTML5
9 38 (11.45%) Ajax
10 37 (11.14%) Middleware
11 33 (9.94%) J2EE
11 33 (9.94%) XML
12 32 (9.64%) SOAP
13 29 (8.73%) Hibernate
13 29 (8.73%) REST
14 23 (6.93%) Java EE
15 22 (6.63%) Struts
16 21 (6.33%) Natural Language Processing
17 20 (6.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.87%) Computer Science
2 49 (14.76%) Semantic Web
3 34 (10.24%) Mobile App
4 25 (7.53%) Algorithms
5 17 (5.12%) Mathematics
6 16 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (4.52%) Data Integration
8 14 (4.22%) Clustering
9 11 (3.31%) Statistics
9 11 (3.31%) User Experience
10 10 (3.01%) Data Structures
11 9 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (2.71%) Hedge funds
11 9 (2.71%) Physics
12 6 (1.81%) Replication
13 5 (1.51%) Visualisation
14 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.90%) Biometrics
15 3 (0.90%) Web 2.0
16 1 (0.30%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 95 (28.61%) Linux
2 30 (9.04%) Windows
3 28 (8.43%) Android
4 27 (8.13%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.92%) Unix
6 12 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (27.11%) TDD
3 79 (23.80%) Software Engineering
4 71 (21.39%) Scrum
5 63 (18.98%) Unit Testing
6 62 (18.67%) OO
7 50 (15.06%) BDD
8 49 (14.76%) MVC
9 48 (14.46%) Open Source
10 46 (13.86%) Product Management
10 46 (13.86%) SDLC
11 39 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (10.84%) DevOps
12 36 (10.84%) Kanban
13 30 (9.04%) Data Management
14 28 (8.43%) Analytics
14 28 (8.43%) Mobile Application Development
15 24 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (6.93%) Android Development
16 23 (6.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 160 (48.19%) SQL
2 154 (46.39%) JavaScript
3 103 (31.02%) Python
4 96 (28.92%) C++
5 81 (24.40%) C#
6 41 (12.35%) Ruby
7 40 (12.05%) PHP
8 31 (9.34%) PL/SQL
9 29 (8.73%) Scala
10 25 (7.53%) Bash Shell
11 17 (5.12%) VB.NET
12 16 (4.82%) C
13 12 (3.61%) Objective-C
14 10 (3.01%) XPath
15 9 (2.71%) Perl
16 8 (2.41%) MATLAB
16 8 (2.41%) R
17 6 (1.81%) COBOL
18 5 (1.51%) VB
19 4 (1.20%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 59 (17.77%) Degree
2 17 (5.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (4.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.16%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.51%) Postfix
3 2 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (12.65%) Puppet
2 25 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (6.93%) Ansible
4 3 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 89 (26.81%) Oracle
2 33 (9.94%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.12%) Google
3 17 (5.12%) Red Hat
4 16 (4.82%) IBM
5 10 (3.01%) VMware
6 8 (2.41%) SAP
7 5 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.20%) GigaSpaces
8 4 (1.20%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.20%) Solace
8 4 (1.20%) StreamBase
9 3 (0.90%) ATG
9 3 (0.90%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.90%) hybris
9 3 (0.90%) Informatica
9 3 (0.90%) Siebel
10 1 (0.30%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.30%) Talend
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