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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 11.48% 4.55% 20.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.44% 6.52% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £32,500 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £61,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
36 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 59.02% 69.70% 63.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 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 £28,023 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £48,500
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 29 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 30 (90.91%) HTML
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
1 30 (90.91%) jQuery
2 26 (78.79%) XHTML
2 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
3 24 (72.73%) Content Management
4 20 (60.61%) ColdFusion
5 19 (57.58%) Web Services
6 16 (48.48%) C#
6 16 (48.48%) .NET
7 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (33.33%) JSF
9 10 (30.30%) Advertising
10 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
10 8 (24.24%) Ext JS
10 8 (24.24%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (15.15%) XML
11 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
12 4 (12.12%) HTML5
12 4 (12.12%) RESTful
12 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
12 4 (12.12%) Apache Wicket
12 4 (12.12%) Selenium
12 4 (12.12%) Maven
12 4 (12.12%) TDD
12 4 (12.12%) Spring
12 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
12 4 (12.12%) SQL
12 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
12 4 (12.12%) Service Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 20 (60.61%) ColdFusion
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
1 4 (12.12%) Maven
1 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (30.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 21 (63.64%) Java Developer
4 14 (42.42%) Java Web Developer
5 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 9 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (24.24%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
7 6 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (18.18%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
8 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
9 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 4 (12.12%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (9.09%) Programmer
11 2 (6.06%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) HTML
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
1 30 (90.91%) jQuery
2 26 (78.79%) XHTML
3 19 (57.58%) Web Services
4 16 (48.48%) .NET
5 11 (33.33%) JSF
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
6 8 (24.24%) Ext JS
6 8 (24.24%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (15.15%) XML
7 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
8 4 (12.12%) HTML5
8 4 (12.12%) RESTful
8 4 (12.12%) Apache Wicket
8 4 (12.12%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
8 4 (12.12%) Ember.js
8 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Content Management
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
3 4 (12.12%) TDD
3 4 (12.12%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) System Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Machine Learning
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) R