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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 17.71% 12.70% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.29% 20.78% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 7
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
70 77 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 72.92% 61.11% 64.76%
Number of salaries quoted 41 72 67
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) QA
3 9 (31.03%) Selenium
3 9 (31.03%) QMS
3 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
5 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
5 7 (24.14%) Spring
6 6 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (20.69%) Asset Management
6 6 (20.69%) Java EE
6 6 (20.69%) OOP
6 6 (20.69%) OOD
6 6 (20.69%) Release Management
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) People Management
8 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
8 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) XML
8 3 (10.34%) .NET
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
9 2 (6.90%) SQL
9 2 (6.90%) XSLT
9 2 (6.90%) webMethods
9 2 (6.90%) IBM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.90%) FileNet
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
1 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) JBuilder
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.45%) Avionics
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Development Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Software Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
1 7 (24.14%) Spring
2 6 (20.69%) Java EE
3 3 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) XSLT
5 1 (3.45%) Cocoa
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE
5 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) QMS
3 6 (20.69%) Release Management
3 6 (20.69%) OOP
3 6 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) Asset Management
3 6 (20.69%) OOD
4 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
4 4 (13.79%) People Management
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Android Development
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Software AG
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) webMethods
3 1 (3.45%) Pega
3 1 (3.45%) Apple
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