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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 16 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 11.85% 13.76% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 24.59% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 10
Average salary £36,250 £37,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.02% +11.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,650 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
92 61 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 68.15% 55.96% 69.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 55 79
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 15 (55.56%) Selenium
2 15 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 14 (51.85%) QA
3 14 (51.85%) QMS
4 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
6 3 (11.11%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
7 2 (7.41%) Exstream
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) FileNet
7 2 (7.41%) webMethods
7 2 (7.41%) XSLT
7 2 (7.41%) UNIX
7 2 (7.41%) Windows
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Software AG

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (7.41%) FileNet
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Selenium
1 15 (55.56%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
1 14 (51.85%) Test Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Trainee Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Trainee
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) XSLT
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) EJB
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) QMS
3 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
4 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) People Management
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
1 2 (7.41%) webMethods
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
1 2 (7.41%) HP
1 2 (7.41%) Software AG
1 2 (7.41%) Informatica
1 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Juniper
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
2 1 (3.70%) Pega
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