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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 1 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 45.31% 18.31% 31.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.18% 31.71% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 2
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £37,150 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 76.56% 57.75% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 5
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 36 (64.29%) XML
2 29 (51.79%) .NET
3 25 (44.64%) Computer Science
4 23 (41.07%) Grails
4 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
4 23 (41.07%) JMS
5 20 (35.71%) Spring
6 18 (32.14%) Maven
6 18 (32.14%) J2SE
6 18 (32.14%) XML Schema
6 18 (32.14%) XSLT
6 18 (32.14%) XPath
7 17 (30.36%) WebSphere
7 17 (30.36%) SAX
7 17 (30.36%) DOM
7 17 (30.36%) SQL
7 17 (30.36%) WebSphere MQ
8 16 (28.57%) PL/SQL
9 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
9 15 (26.79%) Degree
10 14 (25.00%) Android
10 14 (25.00%) HTML
10 14 (25.00%) Linux
11 13 (23.21%) HTTP
11 13 (23.21%) Servlets
11 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
11 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (23.21%) Selenium
12 12 (21.43%) QA
12 12 (21.43%) JIRA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
2 17 (30.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) Hazelcast
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Maven
2 13 (23.21%) Selenium
3 12 (21.43%) WatiN
3 12 (21.43%) JIRA
4 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Tester
4 8 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
5 6 (10.71%) HTML Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.93%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.14%) QA Tester
7 4 (7.14%) Automated Tester
8 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Java Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Software Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.79%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) XML
2 29 (51.79%) .NET
3 23 (41.07%) JMS
3 23 (41.07%) Grails
4 20 (35.71%) Spring
5 18 (32.14%) XML Schema
5 18 (32.14%) XSLT
5 18 (32.14%) J2SE
6 17 (30.36%) DOM
6 17 (30.36%) SAX
6 17 (30.36%) WebSphere MQ
7 14 (25.00%) HTML
8 13 (23.21%) Servlets
9 12 (21.43%) HTML5
10 11 (19.64%) HTML5 Canvas
11 10 (17.86%) J2EE
12 9 (16.07%) WebGL
13 8 (14.29%) CSS
14 6 (10.71%) REST
15 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.07%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (16.07%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) BBC
5 1 (1.79%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.79%) MHEG
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
1 14 (25.00%) Android
2 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (17.86%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Regression Testing
1 12 (21.43%) Workflow
1 12 (21.43%) Automated Testing
1 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
1 12 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 11 (19.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.93%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (7.14%) UML
6 4 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 3 (5.36%) BDD
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
8 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.57%) OOP
9 1 (1.79%) OO
9 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.79%) MVC
9 1 (1.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) XPath
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 12 (21.43%) HND
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
2 12 (21.43%) Telerik
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) VMware
Salford, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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