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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 36.36% 39.18% 27.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 60.32% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
48 63 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 62.34% 64.95% 65.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 20 (62.50%) XML
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
3 16 (50.00%) QA
4 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
5 12 (37.50%) C#
5 12 (37.50%) Degree
6 11 (34.38%) JIRA
6 11 (34.38%) Selenium
6 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
6 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (34.38%) HND
6 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
6 11 (34.38%) Workflow
6 11 (34.38%) Finance
6 11 (34.38%) Telerik
6 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
7 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 9 (28.13%) WatiN
8 9 (28.13%) Grails
8 9 (28.13%) React
9 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (25.00%) PHP
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
11 5 (15.63%) Web Development
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (15.63%) Line Management
11 5 (15.63%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) JIRA
1 11 (34.38%) Selenium
2 9 (28.13%) WatiN
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Gradle
4 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Ant
5 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) QA Tester
2 9 (28.13%) Tester
2 9 (28.13%) Automated Tester
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Quality Manager
6 3 (9.38%) QA Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) XML
2 17 (53.13%) .NET
3 9 (28.13%) Grails
3 9 (28.13%) React
4 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) REST
7 1 (3.13%) J2EE
7 1 (3.13%) CSS
7 1 (3.13%) SOAP
7 1 (3.13%) XSLT
7 1 (3.13%) J2SE
7 1 (3.13%) JMS
7 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) HPUX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
1 11 (34.38%) Workflow
1 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
1 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
1 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (15.63%) Line Management
3 5 (15.63%) Web Development
4 4 (12.50%) SDLC
4 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
5 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
3 12 (37.50%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (15.63%) C++
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
7 4 (12.50%) C
8 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) HND
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Telerik
2 3 (9.38%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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