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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 12 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 19.05% 26.97% 18.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 37.50% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 8
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
39 64 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 61.90% 71.91% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 57 20
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £32,900 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 27 (87.10%) XML
2 22 (70.97%) Computer Science
3 19 (61.29%) .NET
4 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Grails
5 12 (38.71%) QA
5 12 (38.71%) Degree
5 12 (38.71%) Maven
5 12 (38.71%) C#
6 11 (35.48%) Regression Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Workflow
6 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
6 11 (35.48%) HND
6 11 (35.48%) Automated Testing
6 11 (35.48%) JIRA
6 11 (35.48%) Selenium
6 11 (35.48%) Telerik
6 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
6 11 (35.48%) WatiN
7 10 (32.26%) WebSphere
7 10 (32.26%) J2SE
7 10 (32.26%) JMS
7 10 (32.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (32.26%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Maven
2 11 (35.48%) JIRA
2 11 (35.48%) Selenium
2 11 (35.48%) WatiN
3 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
4 3 (9.68%) Gradle
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Tester
3 10 (32.26%) Automated Tester
3 10 (32.26%) QA Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) XML
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 16 (51.61%) Grails
4 10 (32.26%) J2SE
4 10 (32.26%) JMS
4 10 (32.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (22.58%) React
6 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
6 6 (19.35%) REST
6 6 (19.35%) J2EE
6 6 (19.35%) XSLT
6 6 (19.35%) Spring
7 5 (16.13%) XML Schema
7 5 (16.13%) SAX
7 5 (16.13%) DOM
7 5 (16.13%) Servlets
8 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Regression Testing
1 11 (35.48%) Workflow
1 11 (35.48%) Automated Testing
1 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Requirements Management
3 6 (19.35%) UML
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) XPath
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 11 (35.48%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Telerik
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
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