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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 96 139 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.60% 15.27% 12.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.74% 28.19% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 77 129 106
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
373 493 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 52.83% 54.18% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 334 465 476
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
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 23 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Oxford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 105 (42.68%) Software Engineering
2 101 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (38.62%) SQL
4 83 (33.74%) XML
5 79 (32.11%) TDD
6 75 (30.49%) C#
7 72 (29.27%) JavaScript
8 66 (26.83%) HTML
8 66 (26.83%) Python
9 61 (24.80%) .NET
10 60 (24.39%) C++
11 56 (22.76%) Spring
12 55 (22.36%) Oracle
12 55 (22.36%) OO
13 53 (21.54%) Linux
14 52 (21.14%) Degree
14 52 (21.14%) Computer Science
15 50 (20.33%) Big Data
16 49 (19.92%) Mathematics
17 47 (19.11%) Web Services
18 39 (15.85%) PHP
19 38 (15.45%) CSS
20 37 (15.04%) J2EE
21 36 (14.63%) MVC
21 36 (14.63%) Git (software)
22 34 (13.82%) SQL Server
23 33 (13.41%) BDD
24 32 (13.01%) NoSQL
25 31 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
26 30 (12.20%) Publishing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.79%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.10%) IIS
3 14 (5.69%) WebLogic
3 14 (5.69%) Node.js
4 12 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.88%) Apache
5 9 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (3.25%) ColdFusion
7 7 (2.85%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.81%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (0.81%) CMS
10 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Project
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.47%) Retail-J
2 4 (1.63%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.47%) GitHub
3 8 (3.25%) SaaS
4 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.85%) Intranet
2 3 (1.22%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.33%) Big Data
2 34 (13.82%) SQL Server
3 32 (13.01%) NoSQL
4 30 (12.20%) MySQL
5 20 (8.13%) Oracle Database
6 15 (6.10%) Hadoop
7 14 (5.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (4.88%) Apache Hive
9 12 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (3.66%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.44%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (1.63%) MarkLogic
13 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.69%) JUnit
3 13 (5.28%) Subversion
4 12 (4.88%) PyUnit
5 9 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (3.25%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.25%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (2.44%) JIRA
8 5 (2.03%) CMake
9 4 (1.63%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.63%) JSUnit
9 4 (1.63%) Ant
9 4 (1.63%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.22%) Xcode
10 3 (1.22%) Maven
10 3 (1.22%) Selenium
11 2 (0.81%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.81%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.81%) CruiseControl
General
1 30 (12.20%) Publishing
2 18 (7.32%) Finance
3 15 (6.10%) Legal
4 11 (4.47%) Retail
5 8 (3.25%) Marketing
6 3 (1.22%) Electronics
6 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 138 (56.10%) Developer
2 73 (29.67%) Software Engineer
3 61 (24.80%) Software Developer
4 54 (21.95%) Java Developer
5 35 (14.23%) Senior Developer
6 33 (13.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (9.35%) Web Developer
8 22 (8.94%) Graduate
9 20 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (6.10%) Junior
11 11 (4.47%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.47%) Applications Support
11 11 (4.47%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (4.47%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (4.47%) Applications Support Engineer
12 10 (4.07%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.07%) Administrator
12 10 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.07%) Development Engineer
12 10 (4.07%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (33.74%) XML
2 66 (26.83%) HTML
3 61 (24.80%) .NET
4 56 (22.76%) Spring
5 47 (19.11%) Web Services
6 38 (15.45%) CSS
7 37 (15.04%) J2EE
8 29 (11.79%) ASP.NET
9 25 (10.16%) jQuery
10 20 (8.13%) XSLT
11 15 (6.10%) EJB
11 15 (6.10%) Middleware
12 14 (5.69%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (5.69%) AngularJS
13 13 (5.28%) HTML5
14 12 (4.88%) CSS3
14 12 (4.88%) JDBC
15 11 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (4.07%) SOAP
16 10 (4.07%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.14%) Computer Science
2 49 (19.92%) Mathematics
3 25 (10.16%) Physics
4 17 (6.91%) Open Source
4 17 (6.91%) Mobile App
5 15 (6.10%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.25%) Statistics
7 7 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.44%) User Experience
8 6 (2.44%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.44%) Semantic Web
8 6 (2.44%) W3C
8 6 (2.44%) Clustering
9 5 (2.03%) Robotics
9 5 (2.03%) CUDA
10 4 (1.63%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.63%) Equities
10 4 (1.63%) Derivative
10 4 (1.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.54%) Linux
2 23 (9.35%) Windows
3 16 (6.50%) Android
3 16 (6.50%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.66%) Debian
5 7 (2.85%) Fedora
5 7 (2.85%) UNIX
6 3 (1.22%) Windows CE
6 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (42.68%) Software Engineering
2 101 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (32.11%) TDD
4 55 (22.36%) OO
5 36 (14.63%) MVC
6 33 (13.41%) BDD
7 31 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (10.98%) Test Automation
9 26 (10.57%) Integration Testing
10 22 (8.94%) Scrum
11 18 (7.32%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.91%) Project Management
13 15 (6.10%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.10%) Risk Management
14 14 (5.69%) Web Development
15 13 (5.28%) OOP
15 13 (5.28%) Android Development
15 13 (5.28%) iOS Development
16 12 (4.88%) Analytics
16 12 (4.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 95 (38.62%) SQL
2 75 (30.49%) C#
3 72 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 66 (26.83%) Python
5 60 (24.39%) C++
6 39 (15.85%) PHP
7 30 (12.20%) C
8 22 (8.94%) Scala
9 16 (6.50%) Ruby
9 16 (6.50%) Perl
10 12 (4.88%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.66%) VBScript
12 8 (3.25%) VB
12 8 (3.25%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.25%) F#
13 6 (2.44%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.03%) Delphi
14 5 (2.03%) VBA
14 5 (2.03%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (21.14%) Degree
2 10 (4.07%) PhD
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.85%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.85%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) XenServer
2 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (22.36%) Oracle
2 26 (10.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.28%) IBM
4 11 (4.47%) JDA
5 7 (2.85%) VMware
5 7 (2.85%) Twitter
6 5 (2.03%) Sybase
7 4 (1.63%) HP
7 4 (1.63%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.22%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.22%) SAP
8 3 (1.22%) JBoss
9 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.41%) Citrix
10 1 (0.41%) Percona
10 1 (0.41%) New Relic
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40,000 per annum pro rata - 6 months fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + be - pens, health, training +
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago