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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 27.96% 9.09% 8.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.43% 14.29% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £31,625
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £27,525
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £35,725
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
56 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 60.22% 63.64% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 23 27
Average salary £30,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 26 February 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 55 (96.49%) HTML
1 55 (96.49%) CSS
2 54 (94.74%) jQuery
3 50 (87.72%) JavaScript
4 45 (78.95%) XHTML
5 36 (63.16%) Content Management
5 36 (63.16%) ColdFusion
6 32 (56.14%) Web Services
7 29 (50.88%) JSF
8 24 (42.11%) .NET
9 22 (38.60%) C#
10 20 (35.09%) Advertising
11 15 (26.32%) XML
12 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
13 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (15.79%) CMS
14 9 (15.79%) Semantic HTML
15 7 (12.28%) Ext JS
15 7 (12.28%) J2EE
16 6 (10.53%) Flash
16 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
17 5 (8.77%) Ajax
17 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
17 5 (8.77%) Degree
17 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
17 5 (8.77%) PHP
17 5 (8.77%) SQL
17 5 (8.77%) Games
17 5 (8.77%) SEO
17 5 (8.77%) Project Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 36 (63.16%) ColdFusion
2 9 (15.79%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Ant
General
1 20 (35.09%) Advertising
2 5 (8.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
2 40 (70.18%) Web Developer
3 37 (64.91%) Java Developer
4 24 (42.11%) Java Web Developer
5 12 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 11 (19.30%) .NET Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (17.54%) .NET Web Developer
8 9 (15.79%) C# Developer
8 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (14.04%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (14.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (10.53%) Senior Java Web Developer
11 6 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (8.77%) Mid-Level C# Developer
12 5 (8.77%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
12 5 (8.77%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
13 1 (1.75%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (96.49%) CSS
1 55 (96.49%) HTML
2 54 (94.74%) jQuery
3 45 (78.95%) XHTML
4 32 (56.14%) Web Services
5 29 (50.88%) JSF
6 24 (42.11%) .NET
7 15 (26.32%) XML
8 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
9 9 (15.79%) Semantic HTML
10 7 (12.28%) Ext JS
10 7 (12.28%) J2EE
11 6 (10.53%) Flash
11 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
12 5 (8.77%) HTML5
12 5 (8.77%) Ajax
13 1 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.75%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Content Management
2 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.77%) Project Management
3 5 (8.77%) SEO
4 4 (7.02%) Web Development
5 3 (5.26%) System Testing
5 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.75%) Information Architecture
6 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) JavaScript
2 22 (38.60%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) PHP
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.51%) VMware
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe
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