The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Salford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 39 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 40.21% 27.85% 25.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.94% 42.31% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -2.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 65.98% 65.82% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 30
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Manchester

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 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (45.28%) XML
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Spring
2 21 (39.62%) Grails
3 20 (37.74%) Android
3 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
3 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 20 (37.74%) HTTP
4 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
5 18 (33.96%) XPath
5 18 (33.96%) XML Schema
5 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
5 18 (33.96%) JMS
5 18 (33.96%) DOM
5 18 (33.96%) XSLT
5 18 (33.96%) SAX
6 17 (32.08%) Maven
6 17 (32.08%) J2SE
6 17 (32.08%) WebSphere
6 17 (32.08%) Hazelcast
7 16 (30.19%) HTML5
7 16 (30.19%) HTML
7 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
7 16 (30.19%) .NET
8 14 (26.42%) Servlets
8 14 (26.42%) Red Hat
8 14 (26.42%) WebSphere MQ
8 14 (26.42%) 3D Graphics
8 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (26.42%) HTML5 Canvas

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
2 17 (32.08%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) Hazelcast
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Maven
2 10 (18.87%) Subversion
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (13.21%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Team Leader
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) HTML Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (7.55%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Designer
7 2 (3.77%) UI Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Team Leader
8 1 (1.89%) Software Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Java Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) XML
2 21 (39.62%) Spring
2 21 (39.62%) Grails
3 18 (33.96%) JMS
3 18 (33.96%) XML Schema
3 18 (33.96%) SAX
3 18 (33.96%) DOM
3 18 (33.96%) XSLT
4 17 (32.08%) J2SE
5 16 (30.19%) HTML
5 16 (30.19%) .NET
5 16 (30.19%) HTML5
6 14 (26.42%) WebGL
6 14 (26.42%) HTML5 Canvas
6 14 (26.42%) Servlets
6 14 (26.42%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (13.21%) CSS
7 7 (13.21%) CSS3
8 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
2 14 (26.42%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (3.77%) Streaming Media
4 1 (1.89%) New Media
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Android
3 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX
5 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
2 14 (26.42%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.43%) Change Control
5 5 (9.43%) Requirements Management
5 5 (9.43%) TDD
5 5 (9.43%) Pair Programming
6 4 (7.55%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.66%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) UML
7 3 (5.66%) Benchmarking
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.77%) Scrum
8 2 (3.77%) OOP
9 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) XPath
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) C#
3 10 (18.87%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.43%) C++
5 5 (9.43%) C
5 5 (9.43%) Ruby
6 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Red Hat
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Sage
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