The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.48% 13.79% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.06% 19.28% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 14
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £28,900 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
68 83 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 74.73% 71.55% 59.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61 49 57
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Java.

1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Spring
2 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
3 10 (38.46%) QA
4 8 (30.77%) Web Development
4 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) Defect Management
5 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) J2EE
6 6 (23.08%) SOA
6 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Workflow
6 6 (23.08%) Maven
6 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 6 (23.08%) RESTful
6 6 (23.08%) Selenium
6 6 (23.08%) JIRA
6 6 (23.08%) QA Automation
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) JMeter

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) Mule
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) Maven
2 6 (23.08%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) Gerrit
3 4 (15.38%) JMeter
3 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.69%) Gradle
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Java Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) QA Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) QA Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) QA Tester
5 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Tester
6 5 (19.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (11.54%) Android Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Tester
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
1 11 (42.31%) Spring
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) J2EE
3 6 (23.08%) RESTful
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) Android SDK
6 3 (11.54%) JMS
6 3 (11.54%) JPA
6 3 (11.54%) JSON
6 3 (11.54%) JSP
7 2 (7.69%) CSS3
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) .NET
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) iPad
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.54%) Social Network
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Defect Management
2 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Web Development
3 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 6 (23.08%) QA Automation
3 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
3 6 (23.08%) SOA
3 6 (23.08%) Workflow
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) API Testing
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) OWASP
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Android Development
6 3 (11.54%) API Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) RPG
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) HND
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Telerik
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 20 hours ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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