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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 58 19 38
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.20% 10.80% 6.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 19.53% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 22
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
240 215 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 67.23% 55.27% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 172 192 157
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) Degree
3 16 (32.65%) C++
4 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.57%) TDD
5 13 (26.53%) Mobile App
6 12 (24.49%) .NET
7 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.41%) J2EE
7 10 (20.41%) HTML
7 10 (20.41%) C#
8 9 (18.37%) Oracle
8 9 (18.37%) JIRA
8 9 (18.37%) Android SDK
8 9 (18.37%) BDD
8 9 (18.37%) Android
9 8 (16.33%) Android Development
9 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
9 8 (16.33%) Google
10 7 (14.29%) SOA
11 6 (12.24%) Ant
11 6 (12.24%) JUnit
11 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (12.24%) QA
11 6 (12.24%) Selenium
11 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
11 6 (12.24%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (8.16%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Joomla!
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.08%) WordPress
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.04%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (8.16%) QlikView
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.08%) MySQL
6 2 (4.08%) SQLite
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 6 (12.24%) Ant
2 6 (12.24%) JUnit
2 6 (12.24%) Selenium
2 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.16%) Maven
4 4 (8.16%) JMeter
4 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.12%) QUnit
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.04%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.04%) Xcode
7 1 (2.04%) Subversion
7 1 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
1 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Android Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Graduate
7 4 (8.16%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Junior
9 2 (4.08%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Automation Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) J2EE
2 10 (20.41%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) Android SDK
4 5 (10.20%) RESTful
4 5 (10.20%) CSS
4 5 (10.20%) XML
5 4 (8.16%) J2ME
5 4 (8.16%) JSON
5 4 (8.16%) Spring
5 4 (8.16%) iOS SDK
5 4 (8.16%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.12%) Java EE
6 3 (6.12%) Dojo
6 3 (6.12%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.12%) SOAP
6 3 (6.12%) Web Services
7 2 (4.08%) J2SE
7 2 (4.08%) Java SE
7 2 (4.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (26.53%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.16%) Physics
4 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
4 4 (8.16%) Open Source
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Android
2 5 (10.20%) UNIX
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.12%) Windows NT
5 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (28.57%) TDD
2 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
3 9 (18.37%) BDD
4 8 (16.33%) Android Development
5 7 (14.29%) SOA
6 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.20%) Analytics
7 5 (10.20%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.20%) OO
7 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.16%) CRM
8 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
8 4 (8.16%) Pair Programming
8 4 (8.16%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (8.16%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) C++
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) C
5 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) Ruby
7 3 (6.12%) Groovy
8 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.04%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) VBA
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Google
3 4 (8.16%) Actuate
3 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.16%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Kofax
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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