The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 44 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.58% 3.75% 12.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.40% 8.09% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
262 136 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.50% 46.42% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 244 133 224
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Java
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Java Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Java
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
4 14 (35.00%) C++
4 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 14 (35.00%) JIRA
5 13 (32.50%) Degree
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
6 12 (30.00%) OOP
6 12 (30.00%) OO
6 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 11 (27.50%) C#
7 11 (27.50%) J2EE
8 10 (25.00%) HTML
8 10 (25.00%) UML
8 10 (25.00%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) Open Source
9 9 (22.50%) BDD
9 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.00%) C
10 8 (20.00%) Oracle
11 7 (17.50%) JUnit
11 7 (17.50%) PHP
11 7 (17.50%) J2ME
11 7 (17.50%) Apache
11 7 (17.50%) Android
11 7 (17.50%) Spring
11 7 (17.50%) Mobile App

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (17.50%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) Confluence
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
4 2 (5.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.00%) MySQL
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.50%) SQLite
4 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.00%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.00%) MS Access
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) JIRA
2 7 (17.50%) JUnit
3 5 (12.50%) Ant
3 5 (12.50%) Subversion
4 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.00%) JMeter
4 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.50%) Redmine
5 3 (7.50%) Bugzilla
6 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (5.00%) Xcode
6 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (2.50%) SilkTest
General
1 4 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Military
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Android Developer
5 6 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C++ Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Graduate
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) J2EE
2 10 (25.00%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) Web Services
3 7 (17.50%) J2ME
3 7 (17.50%) Spring
3 7 (17.50%) iOS SDK
3 7 (17.50%) Android SDK
4 6 (15.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) .NET
5 4 (10.00%) REST
5 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (7.50%) JSP
6 3 (7.50%) Servlets
6 3 (7.50%) J2SE
6 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.00%) RESTful
7 2 (5.00%) Ajax
7 2 (5.00%) JSON
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (22.50%) Open Source
2 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Android
3 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (12.50%) UNIX
4 5 (12.50%) Windows NT
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.00%) OOP
4 12 (30.00%) OO
5 10 (25.00%) UML
6 9 (22.50%) BDD
7 7 (17.50%) Android Development
8 6 (15.00%) Software Architecture
9 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 5 (12.50%) Business Development
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.00%) Refactoring
10 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (7.50%) Workflow
11 3 (7.50%) Scrum
11 3 (7.50%) Document Management
11 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C++
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) C
5 7 (17.50%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Google
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
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