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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.96% 1.49% 13.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.95% 2.22% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
43 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 64.18% 67.16% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 32
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) jQuery
2 15 (65.22%) XHTML
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (60.87%) C#
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) Content Management
5 9 (39.13%) ColdFusion
5 9 (39.13%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) Ext JS
7 6 (26.09%) Semantic HTML
8 4 (17.39%) Spring
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 4 (17.39%) Service Management
8 4 (17.39%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
8 4 (17.39%) Python
8 4 (17.39%) C++
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Maven
8 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Apache Wicket
8 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 4 (17.39%) Computer Science

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (39.13%) ColdFusion
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Web Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
4 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Programmer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Python Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Data Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) jQuery
2 15 (65.22%) XHTML
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (26.09%) Ext JS
6 6 (26.09%) Semantic HTML
7 4 (17.39%) RESTful
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
7 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Apache Wicket
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
7 4 (17.39%) Spring
8 2 (8.70%) JSF
9 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Content Management
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) TDD
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) System Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) C++
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) R