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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 1 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 30.14% 31.25% 31.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.38% 49.18% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
42 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 57.53% 63.54% 67.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
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 30 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (73.33%) XML
2 18 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
4 15 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) QA
6 12 (40.00%) Grails
7 11 (36.67%) Degree
7 11 (36.67%) C#
8 10 (33.33%) HND
8 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
8 10 (33.33%) Workflow
8 10 (33.33%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) Telerik
8 10 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 10 (33.33%) JIRA
8 10 (33.33%) Selenium
8 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 10 (33.33%) WatiN
9 9 (30.00%) React
9 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) Maven
13 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
13 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 5 (16.67%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) JIRA
1 10 (33.33%) Selenium
1 10 (33.33%) WatiN
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 3 (10.00%) Gradle
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.33%) Ant
5 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Tester
2 10 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 10 (33.33%) Automated Tester
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Quality Manager
7 2 (6.67%) QA Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) XML
2 17 (56.67%) .NET
3 12 (40.00%) Grails
4 9 (30.00%) React
5 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (13.33%) J2SE
6 4 (13.33%) JMS
7 3 (10.00%) Spring
7 3 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) J2EE
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (10.00%) XSLT
8 2 (6.67%) DOM
8 2 (6.67%) Servlets
8 2 (6.67%) XML Schema
8 2 (6.67%) SAX
9 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) HPUX
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 10 (33.33%) Workflow
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.33%) Line Management
4 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
4 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 3 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) XPath
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 10 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Telerik
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) HP
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