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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 18.67% 38.64% 14.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.18% 65.38% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 6
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,875
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
110 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 66.27% 59.09% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 97 23 22
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 31 (93.94%) HTML
1 31 (93.94%) CSS
2 30 (90.91%) jQuery
3 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
4 20 (60.61%) XHTML
5 19 (57.58%) JSF
6 17 (51.52%) ColdFusion
6 17 (51.52%) Web Services
7 13 (39.39%) Content Management
8 10 (30.30%) XML
8 10 (30.30%) .NET
8 10 (30.30%) Advertising
9 8 (24.24%) CMS
9 8 (24.24%) C#
10 6 (18.18%) Flash
10 6 (18.18%) J2EE
11 5 (15.15%) Degree
11 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
11 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
11 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 5 (15.15%) Ajax
11 5 (15.15%) SEO
11 5 (15.15%) PHP
11 5 (15.15%) SQL
11 5 (15.15%) Games
11 5 (15.15%) Project Management
12 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
12 4 (12.12%) Web Development
13 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
13 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 17 (51.52%) ColdFusion
2 8 (24.24%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Ant
General
1 10 (30.30%) Advertising
2 5 (15.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 24 (72.73%) Web Developer
3 21 (63.64%) Java Developer
4 15 (45.45%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Junior
9 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
1 31 (93.94%) CSS
2 30 (90.91%) jQuery
3 20 (60.61%) XHTML
4 19 (57.58%) JSF
5 17 (51.52%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) XML
6 10 (30.30%) .NET
7 6 (18.18%) J2EE
7 6 (18.18%) Flash
8 5 (15.15%) Ajax
8 5 (15.15%) HTML5
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
10 2 (6.06%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.03%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Content Management
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) SEO
3 4 (12.12%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) System Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 8 (24.24%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) PHP
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.06%) VMware
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
Plymouth, Devon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago