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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 18.42% 16.33% 16.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.79% 24.74% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 15
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +76.92%
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
47 97 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.84% 65.99% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 92 54
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £57,500
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 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (35.29%) Spring
1 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) OOP
2 10 (29.41%) OOD
2 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) Java EE
2 10 (29.41%) Asset Management
2 10 (29.41%) Release Management
3 7 (20.59%) Selenium
3 7 (20.59%) Finance
4 6 (17.65%) QA
4 6 (17.65%) QMS
4 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
5 5 (14.71%) Objective-C
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) HTML
6 4 (11.76%) Android
6 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (11.76%) Android Development
6 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
6 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.76%) People Management
7 3 (8.82%) .NET
7 3 (8.82%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (5.88%) FileNet
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Selenium
2 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.94%) JBuilder
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.94%) Avionics
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Development Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Software Development Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Software Manager
5 4 (11.76%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
1 12 (35.29%) Spring
2 10 (29.41%) Java EE
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) XSLT
6 1 (2.94%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) OOP
2 10 (29.41%) OOD
2 10 (29.41%) Asset Management
2 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) Release Management
3 6 (17.65%) QMS
4 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (11.76%) Android Development
4 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
4 4 (11.76%) People Management
4 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.94%) Data Management
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Objective-C
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) Software AG
2 2 (5.88%) Informatica
2 2 (5.88%) webMethods
3 1 (2.94%) Pega
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
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