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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 2 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 25 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 16.45% 25.64% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.04% 50.00% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 2
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +29.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £24,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
96 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 63.16% 51.28% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 17 20
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 31 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 23 (88.46%) HTML
1 23 (88.46%) CSS
2 22 (84.62%) jQuery
3 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) XHTML
4 12 (46.15%) JSF
5 9 (34.62%) ColdFusion
5 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 9 (34.62%) XML
6 7 (26.92%) CMS
6 7 (26.92%) C#
6 7 (26.92%) J2EE
7 6 (23.08%) Flash
7 6 (23.08%) Games
7 6 (23.08%) Content Management
8 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
8 5 (19.23%) Ajax
8 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
8 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) PHP
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) SEO
9 4 (15.38%) Web Development
10 3 (11.54%) Advertising
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
11 2 (7.69%) IIS
11 2 (7.69%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 9 (34.62%) ColdFusion
2 7 (26.92%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 6 (23.08%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Web Developer
3 15 (57.69%) Java Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Java Web Developer
5 7 (26.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) HTML
1 23 (88.46%) CSS
2 22 (84.62%) jQuery
3 12 (46.15%) XHTML
3 12 (46.15%) JSF
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 9 (34.62%) XML
4 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 7 (26.92%) J2EE
6 6 (23.08%) Flash
7 5 (19.23%) Ajax
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.85%) Java EE
10 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
1 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Content Management
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) SEO
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) System Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe