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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 39.08% 25.00% 25.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 65.38% 40.00% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
52 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 59.77% 62.50% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 44
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (50.88%) XML
2 25 (43.86%) Spring
2 25 (43.86%) Grails
3 24 (42.11%) Android
3 24 (42.11%) Windows
4 23 (40.35%) HTTP
5 22 (38.60%) XML Schema
5 22 (38.60%) JMS
5 22 (38.60%) SAX
5 22 (38.60%) DOM
5 22 (38.60%) XSLT
5 22 (38.60%) Tomcat
5 22 (38.60%) XPath
6 21 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 21 (36.84%) Linux
6 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 20 (35.09%) HTML
7 20 (35.09%) J2SE
7 20 (35.09%) Maven
7 20 (35.09%) WebSphere
7 20 (35.09%) Hazelcast
8 19 (33.33%) HTML5
8 19 (33.33%) .NET
9 17 (29.82%) Servlets
9 17 (29.82%) WebSphere MQ
9 17 (29.82%) 3D Graphics
9 17 (29.82%) WebGL
9 17 (29.82%) HTML5 Canvas
9 17 (29.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (38.60%) Tomcat
2 20 (35.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) HTTP
2 6 (10.53%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) Hazelcast
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Maven
2 5 (8.77%) Subversion
3 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
1 2 (3.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 6 (10.53%) HTML Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.77%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.51%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.51%) UI Designer
7 2 (3.51%) UI Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) XML
2 25 (43.86%) Spring
2 25 (43.86%) Grails
3 22 (38.60%) JMS
3 22 (38.60%) XML Schema
3 22 (38.60%) SAX
3 22 (38.60%) DOM
3 22 (38.60%) XSLT
4 20 (35.09%) HTML
4 20 (35.09%) J2SE
5 19 (33.33%) .NET
5 19 (33.33%) HTML5
6 17 (29.82%) WebGL
6 17 (29.82%) HTML5 Canvas
6 17 (29.82%) Servlets
6 17 (29.82%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (17.54%) CSS
8 7 (12.28%) CSS3
9 6 (10.53%) J2EE
10 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) 3D Graphics
2 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) BBC
3 2 (3.51%) Streaming Media
4 1 (1.75%) Interactive TV
4 1 (1.75%) MHEG
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) New Media
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Windows
1 24 (42.11%) Android
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.26%) UNIX
5 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 17 (29.82%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
4 6 (10.53%) TDD
5 5 (8.77%) Pair Programming
5 5 (8.77%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (5.26%) OO
6 3 (5.26%) UML
6 3 (5.26%) OOP
6 3 (5.26%) Benchmarking
6 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.51%) Scrum
7 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.75%) Requirements Management
8 1 (1.75%) Product Management
8 1 (1.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) XPath
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.28%) Ruby
4 6 (10.53%) C
4 6 (10.53%) C++
5 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) ISEB
1 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Sage
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