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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 27 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 35.53% 22.22% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.70% 36.73% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 16
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,300 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
46 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 60.53% 60.49% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 44
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
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 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (56.60%) XML
2 26 (49.06%) Spring
2 26 (49.06%) Grails
3 24 (45.28%) HTTP
4 23 (43.40%) XML Schema
4 23 (43.40%) SAX
4 23 (43.40%) JMS
4 23 (43.40%) Windows
4 23 (43.40%) Tomcat
4 23 (43.40%) DOM
4 23 (43.40%) XSLT
4 23 (43.40%) Android
4 23 (43.40%) XPath
5 21 (39.62%) WebSphere
5 21 (39.62%) Hazelcast
5 21 (39.62%) Linux
5 21 (39.62%) J2SE
5 21 (39.62%) Maven
6 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
6 20 (37.74%) .NET
6 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
7 19 (35.85%) HTML
8 18 (33.96%) Servlets
8 18 (33.96%) 3D Graphics
8 18 (33.96%) WebSphere MQ
8 18 (33.96%) HTML5 Canvas
8 18 (33.96%) User Experience
8 18 (33.96%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (33.96%) HTML5
8 18 (33.96%) WebGL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (43.40%) Tomcat
2 21 (39.62%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) HTTP
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) Hazelcast
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Maven
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Developer
2 26 (49.06%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) HTML Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.43%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Designer
7 2 (3.77%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) UI Designer
7 2 (3.77%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) XML
2 26 (49.06%) Spring
2 26 (49.06%) Grails
3 23 (43.40%) JMS
3 23 (43.40%) XML Schema
3 23 (43.40%) SAX
3 23 (43.40%) DOM
3 23 (43.40%) XSLT
4 21 (39.62%) J2SE
5 20 (37.74%) .NET
6 19 (35.85%) HTML
7 18 (33.96%) WebSphere MQ
7 18 (33.96%) Servlets
7 18 (33.96%) HTML5 Canvas
7 18 (33.96%) HTML5
7 18 (33.96%) WebGL
8 8 (15.09%) CSS
9 6 (11.32%) J2EE
9 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) 3D Graphics
1 18 (33.96%) User Experience
2 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) BBC
4 1 (1.89%) MHEG
4 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.89%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
1 23 (43.40%) Android
2 21 (39.62%) Linux
3 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
2 18 (33.96%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (7.55%) TDD
6 3 (5.66%) Pair Programming
6 3 (5.66%) Benchmarking
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) OO
6 3 (5.66%) UML
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.89%) Line Management
8 1 (1.89%) People Management
8 1 (1.89%) Product Management
8 1 (1.89%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.89%) BDD
8 1 (1.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) XPath
2 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) C
3 4 (7.55%) C++
4 3 (5.66%) Ruby
5 1 (1.89%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) ISEB
1 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Red Hat
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