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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 19 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 11.58% 13.13% 11.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.94% 19.81% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 12
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
69 106 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 72.63% 66.25% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 60 72 48
Median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) RESTful
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
4 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) QA
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (20.00%) QA Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (20.00%) OWASP
5 4 (20.00%) API Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Selenium
5 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (20.00%) Mule
5 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) Gerrit
5 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA

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 4 (20.00%) Mule
2 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) JMeter
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Android Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Development Team Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) RESTful
3 5 (25.00%) J2EE
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
5 3 (15.00%) JMS
5 3 (15.00%) JPA
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) JSP
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iPad
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.00%) Social Network
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) API Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (20.00%) OWASP
4 4 (20.00%) QA Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Android Development
5 3 (15.00%) API Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Ruby
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) RPG
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
Preston, Lancashire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, BUPA, Life Cover, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago