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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 13.24% 19.26% 10.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 38.81% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
90 67 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 66.18% 49.63% 56.30%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 65
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Selenium
2 20 (55.56%) QA
2 20 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 19 (52.78%) QMS
3 19 (52.78%) Finance
4 13 (36.11%) Automation Testing
5 6 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) Windows
7 4 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) Apache
7 4 (11.11%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) PHP
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.33%) CSS
8 3 (8.33%) Python
8 3 (8.33%) UNIX
8 3 (8.33%) Degree
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (5.56%) People Management
9 2 (5.56%) li3
9 2 (5.56%) React
9 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.56%) CentOS
9 2 (5.56%) Mentoring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) Drupal
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
2 2 (5.56%) nginx
2 2 (5.56%) SilverStripe
2 2 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) FileNet
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Selenium
1 20 (55.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Military
2 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.78%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Analyst
1 19 (52.78%) Test Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Automation Test Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Automation Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Trainee
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) CSS
3 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) Ext JS
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) Yii
4 2 (5.56%) CSS3
4 2 (5.56%) Laravel
4 2 (5.56%) Ember.js
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) li3
4 2 (5.56%) React
4 2 (5.56%) Symfony
4 2 (5.56%) Zend Framework
4 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.56%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) CentOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) QMS
3 13 (36.11%) Automation Testing
4 4 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) People Management
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) UML
7 1 (2.78%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) MVC
7 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) XenApp
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.56%) Citrix
1 2 (5.56%) Juniper
1 2 (5.56%) McAfee
1 2 (5.56%) VMware
1 2 (5.56%) Zend
1 2 (5.56%) WatchGuard
1 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
1 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.78%) webMethods
2 1 (2.78%) Pega
2 1 (2.78%) Informatica
2 1 (2.78%) Software AG
2 1 (2.78%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
Preston
Erin Associates
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago