The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 12.50% 7.69% 17.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 12.50% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £65,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £65,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £65,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 51.79% 61.54% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 29
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Java
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Java Salary Trend in Plymouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 37 (97.37%) HTML
1 37 (97.37%) CSS
1 37 (97.37%) jQuery
2 34 (89.47%) XHTML
2 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 31 (81.58%) Content Management
4 28 (73.68%) ColdFusion
5 26 (68.42%) Web Services
6 18 (47.37%) JSF
7 17 (44.74%) C#
7 17 (44.74%) .NET
7 17 (44.74%) Advertising
8 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
10 8 (21.05%) Ext JS
10 8 (21.05%) Semantic HTML
11 6 (15.79%) XML
12 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
13 3 (7.89%) Selenium
13 3 (7.89%) RESTful
13 3 (7.89%) HTML5
13 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
13 3 (7.89%) Apache Wicket
13 3 (7.89%) TDD
13 3 (7.89%) Spring
13 3 (7.89%) Maven
13 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
13 3 (7.89%) SQL
13 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
13 3 (7.89%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 28 (73.68%) ColdFusion
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.89%) Maven
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
General
1 17 (44.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 29 (76.32%) Web Developer
3 27 (71.05%) Java Developer
4 20 (52.63%) Java Web Developer
5 11 (28.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
6 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (23.68%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Software Programmer
10 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) HTML
1 37 (97.37%) CSS
1 37 (97.37%) jQuery
2 34 (89.47%) XHTML
3 26 (68.42%) Web Services
4 18 (47.37%) JSF
5 17 (44.74%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) Semantic HTML
7 8 (21.05%) Ext JS
8 6 (15.79%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
10 3 (7.89%) Spring
10 3 (7.89%) RESTful
10 3 (7.89%) HTML5
10 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
10 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.89%) Apache Wicket
11 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Content Management
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.89%) TDD
3 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
3 3 (7.89%) Service Management
3 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Machine Learning
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Data Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 17 (44.74%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) R
4 1 (2.63%) C++