The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 23.33% 16.39% 22.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 27.03% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 16
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.67% +5.29%
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
21 37 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 70.00% 60.66% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 53
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Salford region with a requirement for Java.

1 8 (61.54%) QA
2 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Management
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
4 5 (38.46%) JMeter
4 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
5 4 (30.77%) Gerrit
5 4 (30.77%) OWASP
5 4 (30.77%) QA Automation
5 4 (30.77%) API Testing
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
5 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) JMeter
4 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
4 4 (30.77%) Gerrit
4 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
4 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
5 2 (15.38%) Appium
5 2 (15.38%) Gradle
5 2 (15.38%) Maven
6 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 1 (7.69%) jMock
6 1 (7.69%) JUnit
6 1 (7.69%) Mockito
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Java Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) QA Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) QA Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Tester
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE Architect
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Java Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (23.08%) SOA Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) JDBC
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (7.69%) Core Animation
2 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Animation
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Defect Management
2 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) API Testing
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) OWASP
3 4 (30.77%) QA Automation
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Google
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