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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 19.44% 6.78% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.93% 11.43% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 14
Average salary £37,500 £40,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.83% -15.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
27 35 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 75.00% 59.32% 68.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 52
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -7.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) API Testing
5 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
5 4 (33.33%) JMeter
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) OWASP
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Gerrit
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) Maven
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) Docker

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) JMeter
3 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (16.67%) Appium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) QA Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Support
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) JDBC
1 2 (16.67%) REST
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (8.33%) Core Animation
2 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) API Testing
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) OWASP
2 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Google
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