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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 19.23% 16.82% 12.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.79% 24.00% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 15
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £34,637 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
56 75 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 71.79% 70.09% 62.90%
Number of salaries quoted 53 46 71
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Preston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 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 13 (48.15%) QA
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
3 10 (37.04%) Spring
3 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 10 (37.04%) Defect Management
4 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Workflow
4 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Selenium
4 8 (29.63%) JIRA
4 8 (29.63%) QA Automation
5 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
5 7 (25.93%) Web Development
5 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 6 (22.22%) HTML
6 6 (22.22%) J2EE
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 6 (22.22%) SOA
6 6 (22.22%) Maven
6 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 5 (18.52%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) HND

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 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) Mule
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) JIRA
1 8 (29.63%) Selenium
2 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) Maven
4 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
5 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
5 4 (14.81%) Gerrit
5 4 (14.81%) JMeter
5 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
6 3 (11.11%) Gradle
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Java Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 8 (29.63%) QA Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) QA Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) QA Test Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) QA Test Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) QA Tester
4 8 (29.63%) Test Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Tester
5 7 (25.93%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
1 10 (37.04%) Spring
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) JMS
5 3 (11.11%) JPA
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) JSP
6 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) .NET
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Social Network
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Defect Management
2 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
2 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing
3 8 (29.63%) QA Automation
3 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Workflow
4 7 (25.93%) Web Development
5 6 (22.22%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) API Testing
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) OWASP
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) RPG
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
1 4 (14.81%) HND
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) HP
1 4 (14.81%) Telerik
2 2 (7.41%) Google
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