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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 95 144 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.69% 15.77% 11.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.39% 28.63% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75 134 108
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
360 503 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.87% 55.09% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 322 476 507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Oxford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 103 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (42.26%) Software Engineering
3 93 (38.91%) SQL
4 85 (35.56%) XML
5 76 (31.80%) TDD
6 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
7 71 (29.71%) C#
8 68 (28.45%) HTML
9 62 (25.94%) Python
10 58 (24.27%) .NET
10 58 (24.27%) Spring
11 55 (23.01%) Oracle
11 55 (23.01%) OO
12 53 (22.18%) C++
13 52 (21.76%) Linux
14 50 (20.92%) Web Services
15 49 (20.50%) Big Data
16 45 (18.83%) Computer Science
17 44 (18.41%) Mathematics
17 44 (18.41%) Degree
18 42 (17.57%) J2EE
19 39 (16.32%) CSS
20 36 (15.06%) PHP
21 35 (14.64%) NoSQL
22 33 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (13.81%) Git (software)
23 31 (12.97%) SQL Server
24 30 (12.55%) MySQL
24 30 (12.55%) MVC
24 30 (12.55%) Publishing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 29 (12.13%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.86%) WebLogic
2 14 (5.86%) IIS
2 14 (5.86%) Node.js
3 12 (5.02%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.02%) Apache
4 10 (4.18%) ColdFusion
5 9 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.93%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.51%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.84%) CMS
8 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.84%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.42%) Drupal
9 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.67%) MS Project
2 4 (1.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.60%) Retail-J
2 4 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.26%) Magento
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.18%) GitHub
2 10 (4.18%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.93%) Intranet
2 3 (1.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.50%) Big Data
2 35 (14.64%) NoSQL
3 31 (12.97%) SQL Server
4 30 (12.55%) MySQL
5 20 (8.37%) Oracle Database
6 14 (5.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (5.44%) Hadoop
8 11 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (4.18%) Apache Hive
10 9 (3.77%) MongoDB
10 9 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.93%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.51%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.26%) MarkLogic
15 3 (1.26%) Redis
15 3 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 33 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.44%) JUnit
2 13 (5.44%) Subversion
3 10 (4.18%) PyUnit
4 9 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (3.77%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.93%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.51%) JIRA
6 6 (2.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (2.09%) CMake
8 4 (1.67%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.67%) Ant
8 4 (1.67%) JSUnit
8 4 (1.67%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.26%) Maven
9 3 (1.26%) Selenium
9 3 (1.26%) Xcode
10 2 (0.84%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.84%) JDeveloper
General
1 30 (12.55%) Publishing
2 15 (6.28%) Legal
3 14 (5.86%) Finance
4 11 (4.60%) Retail
5 8 (3.35%) Marketing
6 3 (1.26%) Electronics
6 3 (1.26%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 132 (55.23%) Developer
2 68 (28.45%) Software Engineer
3 55 (23.01%) Java Developer
3 55 (23.01%) Software Developer
4 35 (14.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 33 (13.81%) Senior Developer
6 22 (9.21%) Graduate
7 19 (7.95%) Web Developer
7 19 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (5.02%) Junior
9 11 (4.60%) Support Engineer
9 11 (4.60%) Applications Support
9 11 (4.60%) Graduate Developer
9 11 (4.60%) Applications Support Engineer
10 10 (4.18%) Administrator
10 10 (4.18%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.77%) Architect
11 9 (3.77%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (35.56%) XML
2 68 (28.45%) HTML
3 58 (24.27%) .NET
3 58 (24.27%) Spring
4 50 (20.92%) Web Services
5 42 (17.57%) J2EE
6 39 (16.32%) CSS
7 25 (10.46%) ASP.NET
8 24 (10.04%) jQuery
9 19 (7.95%) XSLT
10 16 (6.69%) EJB
11 15 (6.28%) Middleware
12 14 (5.86%) HTML5
12 14 (5.86%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (5.86%) AngularJS
13 13 (5.44%) SOAP
14 12 (5.02%) Ajax
14 12 (5.02%) CSS3
15 10 (4.18%) Java EE
15 10 (4.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.83%) Computer Science
2 44 (18.41%) Mathematics
3 23 (9.62%) Physics
4 18 (7.53%) Open Source
5 17 (7.11%) Algorithms
6 15 (6.28%) Management Information System
7 13 (5.44%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.35%) Statistics
9 7 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.51%) Clustering
10 6 (2.51%) W3C
10 6 (2.51%) Data Integration
10 6 (2.51%) Semantic Web
11 5 (2.09%) CUDA
11 5 (2.09%) User Experience
11 5 (2.09%) Robotics
12 4 (1.67%) Chemistry
13 2 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.84%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.76%) Linux
2 23 (9.62%) Windows
3 12 (5.02%) Android
3 12 (5.02%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.77%) Debian
5 7 (2.93%) UNIX
5 7 (2.93%) Fedora
6 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.26%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (42.26%) Software Engineering
3 76 (31.80%) TDD
4 55 (23.01%) OO
5 33 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (12.55%) MVC
7 29 (12.13%) BDD
8 27 (11.30%) Test Automation
9 26 (10.88%) Integration Testing
10 22 (9.21%) Scrum
11 19 (7.95%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.69%) Project Management
13 15 (6.28%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.28%) OOP
13 15 (6.28%) Risk Management
14 14 (5.86%) Web Development
15 12 (5.02%) ITIL
15 12 (5.02%) Analytics
16 11 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (4.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (38.91%) SQL
2 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
3 71 (29.71%) C#
4 62 (25.94%) Python
5 53 (22.18%) C++
6 36 (15.06%) PHP
7 28 (11.72%) C
8 21 (8.79%) Scala
9 17 (7.11%) Ruby
10 16 (6.69%) Perl
11 12 (5.02%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.77%) VBScript
13 8 (3.35%) VB
13 8 (3.35%) VB.NET
13 8 (3.35%) F#
14 6 (2.51%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.09%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.67%) Delphi
16 4 (1.67%) VBA
17 3 (1.26%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 44 (18.41%) Degree
2 8 (3.35%) PhD
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.93%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) XenServer
2 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (23.01%) Oracle
2 22 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.44%) IBM
4 11 (4.60%) JDA
5 7 (2.93%) Twitter
5 7 (2.93%) VMware
6 4 (1.67%) HP
6 4 (1.67%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.67%) Sybase
7 3 (1.26%) SAP
7 3 (1.26%) JBoss
7 3 (1.26%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.42%) New Relic
9 1 (0.42%) Percona
9 1 (0.42%) Citrix
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