The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 41.79% 21.79% 27.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.14% 37.78% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Java
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 73.13% 57.69% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 43
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Java
Salary Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Salford region.

Java Salary Trend in Salford

Java
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Salford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 32 (53.33%) XML
2 28 (46.67%) Spring
2 28 (46.67%) Grails
3 26 (43.33%) Windows
4 25 (41.67%) Tomcat
4 25 (41.67%) JMS
4 25 (41.67%) HTTP
4 25 (41.67%) .NET
5 24 (40.00%) XSLT
5 24 (40.00%) XML Schema
5 24 (40.00%) Android
5 24 (40.00%) XPath
6 23 (38.33%) SAX
6 23 (38.33%) J2SE
6 23 (38.33%) DOM
6 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
6 23 (38.33%) Maven
6 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
7 22 (36.67%) HTML
7 22 (36.67%) Linux
7 22 (36.67%) WebSphere
7 22 (36.67%) Hazelcast
8 21 (35.00%) HTML5 Canvas
8 21 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 21 (35.00%) HTML5
9 20 (33.33%) WebGL
9 20 (33.33%) User Experience
9 20 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
10 19 (31.67%) WebSphere MQ
10 19 (31.67%) Servlets

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 25 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 22 (36.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 25 (41.67%) HTTP
2 4 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) Hazelcast
2 3 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Maven
2 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (75.00%) Developer
2 28 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.00%) HTML Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Designer
7 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.33%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.33%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.33%) UI Designer
7 2 (3.33%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.67%) Software Programmer
8 1 (1.67%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Programmer
8 1 (1.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) XML
2 28 (46.67%) Spring
2 28 (46.67%) Grails
3 25 (41.67%) JMS
3 25 (41.67%) .NET
4 24 (40.00%) XSLT
4 24 (40.00%) XML Schema
5 23 (38.33%) SAX
5 23 (38.33%) J2SE
5 23 (38.33%) DOM
6 22 (36.67%) HTML
7 21 (35.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 21 (35.00%) HTML5
8 20 (33.33%) WebGL
9 19 (31.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 19 (31.67%) Servlets
10 9 (15.00%) CSS
11 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 6 (10.00%) J2EE
13 5 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) User Experience
1 20 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 17 (28.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) BBC
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) MHEG
4 1 (1.67%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 24 (40.00%) Android
3 22 (36.67%) Linux
4 16 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
2 21 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (6.67%) TDD
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.00%) Benchmarking
6 3 (5.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) OO
6 3 (5.00%) UML
7 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.67%) BDD
8 1 (1.67%) Line Management
8 1 (1.67%) People Management
8 1 (1.67%) Product Management
8 1 (1.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) XPath
2 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.67%) C++
3 4 (6.67%) C
4 3 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) Perl
5 1 (1.67%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Red Hat
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago