The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 12 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.92% 15.00% 21.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.81% 21.69% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 18
Average salary £35,750 £57,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.82% +69.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £67,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 83 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 66.94% 69.17% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 80 45
Average salary £30,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Java
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Java Salary Trend in Preston

Java
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Preston region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (62.96%) Spring
2 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (40.74%) OOP
4 10 (37.04%) OOD
4 10 (37.04%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (37.04%) Asset Management
4 10 (37.04%) Java EE
4 10 (37.04%) Release Management
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) J2EE
6 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
6 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
7 4 (14.81%) Android
7 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
7 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (14.81%) Android Development
7 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
7 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle
8 3 (11.11%) Subversion
8 3 (11.11%) Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Finance
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) C++
9 2 (7.41%) CSS
9 2 (7.41%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) FileNet
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) JBuilder
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Xcode
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (14.81%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) Spring
2 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
3 10 (37.04%) Java EE
4 6 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
7 1 (3.70%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware
7 1 (3.70%) .NET
7 1 (3.70%) XSLT
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
2 4 (14.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) OOP
2 10 (37.04%) OOD
2 10 (37.04%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (37.04%) Asset Management
2 10 (37.04%) Release Management
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (14.81%) Android Development
4 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) People Management
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Software AG
2 1 (3.70%) Informatica
2 1 (3.70%) Apple
2 1 (3.70%) webMethods
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