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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 27 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.61% 11.39% 11.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 19.57% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 20
Median salary £39,000 £30,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
89 46 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 58.55% 58.23% 74.01%
Number of salaries quoted 84 45 126
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate Python Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Python Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle