The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Poole region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 15.00% 7.53% 8.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 16.28% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 7
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 70.00% 46.24% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79 38 58
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Dorset

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Java
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Poole region.

Java Salary Trend in Poole

Java
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Poole region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Poole

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 38 (70.37%) Software Engineering
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) Linux
4 17 (31.48%) TDD
4 17 (31.48%) C
4 17 (31.48%) Computer Science
4 17 (31.48%) Degree
5 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.37%) UNIX
6 11 (20.37%) J2EE
7 10 (18.52%) Eclipse
8 9 (16.67%) Ruby
9 8 (14.81%) Spring
9 8 (14.81%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (14.81%) jQuery
9 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
9 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
9 8 (14.81%) Scrum
9 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
9 8 (14.81%) OOP
9 8 (14.81%) OO
9 8 (14.81%) MySQL
9 8 (14.81%) C++
9 8 (14.81%) HTML
10 7 (12.96%) CSS
10 7 (12.96%) Big Data
10 7 (12.96%) Marketing
11 6 (11.11%) Analytics
11 6 (11.11%) Servlets

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) Drupal
2 2 (3.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.70%) InDesign
1 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
1 2 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) MySQL
2 7 (12.96%) Big Data
3 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) Redis
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 16 (29.63%) Software Engineer
4 12 (22.22%) Graduate
5 9 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) QA Leader
10 2 (3.70%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (3.70%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) PHP Joomla! Developer
10 2 (3.70%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) J2EE
2 8 (14.81%) Spring
2 8 (14.81%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (14.81%) jQuery
2 8 (14.81%) HTML
3 7 (12.96%) CSS
4 6 (11.11%) Servlets
5 5 (9.26%) JDBC
5 5 (9.26%) Play Framework
6 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.41%) XML
7 2 (3.70%) Velocity
7 2 (3.70%) Ajax
7 2 (3.70%) HTML5
7 2 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (1.85%) Swing
8 1 (1.85%) JSP
8 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.85%) .NET
8 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.85%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Software Engineering
2 17 (31.48%) TDD
3 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (14.81%) Scrum
3 8 (14.81%) OOP
3 8 (14.81%) OO
4 6 (11.11%) Analytics
5 5 (9.26%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (9.26%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (9.26%) Pair Programming
5 5 (9.26%) MVC
5 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Web Development
6 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Content Management
7 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) C
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) Ruby
5 8 (14.81%) C++
6 6 (11.11%) Perl
7 5 (9.26%) Scala
8 4 (7.41%) Python
9 3 (5.56%) C#
10 2 (3.70%) PHP
11 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Facebook
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle
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