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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 55 42 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 7 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.67% 2.19% 12.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 4.35% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 43
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
269 161 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.77% 50.47% 69.83%
Number of salaries quoted 243 153 228
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £51,000
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 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (51.52%) C++
2 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
3 15 (45.45%) TDD
3 15 (45.45%) JIRA
4 14 (42.42%) Degree
4 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (36.36%) J2EE
6 11 (33.33%) SQL
6 11 (33.33%) C
6 11 (33.33%) UML
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
8 9 (27.27%) C#
8 9 (27.27%) OO
9 8 (24.24%) BDD
9 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
9 8 (24.24%) HTML
9 8 (24.24%) PHP
10 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 6 (18.18%) Windows NT
11 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) UNIX
11 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
11 6 (18.18%) Business Development
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle
11 6 (18.18%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) FileNet
2 1 (3.03%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.15%) SQLite
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) JIRA
2 6 (18.18%) JUnit
3 4 (12.12%) JMeter
3 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) Ant
4 3 (9.09%) Redmine
4 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.09%) Bugzilla
4 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
6 1 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.03%) Xcode
6 1 (3.03%) SilkTest
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Android Developer
6 5 (15.15%) C++ Developer
6 5 (15.15%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (12.12%) QA Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Graduate
8 3 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
10 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) J2EE
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) Web Services
4 5 (15.15%) J2ME
4 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 5 (15.15%) iOS SDK
4 5 (15.15%) Android SDK
5 4 (12.12%) Gherkin
5 4 (12.12%) J2SE
5 4 (12.12%) CSS
5 4 (12.12%) JSP
5 4 (12.12%) Servlets
6 2 (6.06%) RESTful
6 2 (6.06%) Ajax
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
7 1 (3.03%) REST
7 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.15%) Open Source
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) User Experience
6 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows NT
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.18%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 5 (15.15%) Android
4 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
2 15 (45.45%) TDD
3 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) UML
5 9 (27.27%) OO
6 8 (24.24%) BDD
7 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 6 (18.18%) Business Development
8 5 (15.15%) OOP
8 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.15%) Android Development
9 4 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Workflow
9 4 (12.12%) Refactoring
9 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
9 4 (12.12%) Document Management
10 3 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C++
2 11 (33.33%) C
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) PHP
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) VBA
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Kofax
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Extremely competitive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago