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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.89% 16.55% 23.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.98% 23.53% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 18
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +76.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £69,000 £37,250
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
53 102 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 58.24% 70.34% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 97 42
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £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 February 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (44.83%) Spring
2 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (34.48%) OOP
3 10 (34.48%) OOD
3 10 (34.48%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (34.48%) Asset Management
3 10 (34.48%) Java EE
3 10 (34.48%) Release Management
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
5 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
6 4 (13.79%) Android
6 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
6 4 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (13.79%) Android Development
6 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.79%) People Management
6 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
6 4 (13.79%) HTML
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) Finance
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Marketing
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) Selenium
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) QMS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.90%) FileNet
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) JBuilder
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Software Manager
3 4 (13.79%) iOS Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Spring
2 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
3 10 (34.48%) Java EE
4 4 (13.79%) HTML
5 3 (10.34%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) XSLT
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
7 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) Cocoa
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) OOD
1 10 (34.48%) OOP
1 10 (34.48%) Asset Management
1 10 (34.48%) Requirements Analysis
1 10 (34.48%) Release Management
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (13.79%) Android Development
3 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
3 4 (13.79%) People Management
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) QMS
6 1 (3.45%) Line Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Coaching
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Software AG
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) webMethods
3 1 (3.45%) Pega
3 1 (3.45%) Apple
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