The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 98 54 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.46% 12.16% 11.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.73% 30.86% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 96 42 70
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,875 £20,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Java
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
413 175 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.73% 39.41% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 349 157 291
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Java
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Sheffield region.

Java Salary Trend in Sheffield

Java
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 85 (49.71%) Web Services
2 70 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (40.35%) XML
3 69 (40.35%) Hibernate
4 67 (39.18%) HTML
4 67 (39.18%) SQL
5 59 (34.50%) Eclipse
6 57 (33.33%) UNIX
7 56 (32.75%) JBoss
7 56 (32.75%) WebSphere
8 53 (30.99%) Oracle
8 53 (30.99%) SOAP
9 47 (27.49%) PL/SQL
10 46 (26.90%) Banking
11 38 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 38 (22.22%) Degree
12 35 (20.47%) RESTful
13 34 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (18.13%) Linux
15 30 (17.54%) JavaScript
15 30 (17.54%) TDD
16 27 (15.79%) Spring
17 26 (15.20%) J2EE
18 25 (14.62%) SQL Server
19 24 (14.04%) .NET
20 23 (13.45%) Computer Science
21 22 (12.87%) Java EE
21 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
22 21 (12.28%) PHP
22 21 (12.28%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 56 (32.75%) WebSphere
2 15 (8.77%) Tomcat
2 15 (8.77%) WebLogic
3 13 (7.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (3.51%) Apache
4 6 (3.51%) nginx
5 5 (2.92%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.75%) Jetty
7 2 (1.17%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.17%) IIS
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.58%) Confluence
8 1 (0.58%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Finacle
2 1 (0.58%) BASE24
2 1 (0.58%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.58%) Summit
2 1 (0.58%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.92%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.68%) VLAN
1 8 (4.68%) Firewall
1 8 (4.68%) HTTP
1 8 (4.68%) VPN
2 6 (3.51%) SNMP
3 5 (2.92%) DNS
3 5 (2.92%) DHCP
3 5 (2.92%) Network Security
4 3 (1.75%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (1.75%) LDAP
4 3 (1.75%) Internet
4 3 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.60%) MySQL
3 9 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.09%) Big Data
5 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.17%) OLAP
8 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.58%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 59 (34.50%) Eclipse
2 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
3 17 (9.94%) Subversion
4 15 (8.77%) Maven
5 14 (8.19%) Ant
6 10 (5.85%) JIRA
7 9 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 8 (4.68%) Selenium
9 7 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.51%) Hudson
11 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.92%) JUnit
12 3 (1.75%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.75%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.17%) WATIR
13 2 (1.17%) NetBeans
13 2 (1.17%) Xcode
13 2 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.58%) GDB
14 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
General
1 46 (26.90%) Banking
2 21 (12.28%) Finance
3 12 (7.02%) Retail
4 11 (6.43%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.17%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 107 (62.57%) Developer
2 80 (46.78%) Java Developer
3 40 (23.39%) Analyst
4 24 (14.04%) Technical Analyst
5 21 (12.28%) Consultant
6 18 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
7 14 (8.19%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.60%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.43%) Business Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Analyst Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Graduate
10 10 (5.85%) Designer
11 9 (5.26%) Technical Developer
11 9 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.26%) Web Developer
11 9 (5.26%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.26%) Administrator
11 9 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
11 9 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (49.71%) Web Services
2 69 (40.35%) XML
2 69 (40.35%) Hibernate
3 67 (39.18%) HTML
4 53 (30.99%) SOAP
5 35 (20.47%) RESTful
6 27 (15.79%) Spring
7 26 (15.20%) J2EE
8 24 (14.04%) .NET
9 22 (12.87%) Java EE
10 20 (11.70%) CSS
11 12 (7.02%) REST
12 11 (6.43%) Swing
13 10 (5.85%) ASP.NET
14 9 (5.26%) JSP
14 9 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (4.68%) XHTML
15 8 (4.68%) XSLT
16 7 (4.09%) Spring MVC
17 6 (3.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.68%) Telematics
3 7 (4.09%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.09%) Smartphone
4 6 (3.51%) IVR
4 6 (3.51%) User Experience
5 3 (1.75%) Replication
6 2 (1.17%) Economics
6 2 (1.17%) W3C
6 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 57 (33.33%) UNIX
2 31 (18.13%) Linux
3 12 (7.02%) Windows
4 9 (5.26%) Solaris
4 9 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.92%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.75%) Debian
6 3 (1.75%) Android
7 2 (1.17%) SUSE
7 2 (1.17%) AIX
7 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 34 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (17.54%) TDD
5 16 (9.36%) SOA
6 15 (8.77%) Scrum
7 13 (7.60%) Project Management
7 13 (7.60%) Unit Testing
8 11 (6.43%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.43%) OO
8 11 (6.43%) MVC
9 10 (5.85%) Software Testing
10 8 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.09%) Build Automation
11 7 (4.09%) OOP
12 6 (3.51%) Business Analysis
12 6 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (3.51%) Test Scripting
12 6 (3.51%) CRM
12 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.18%) SQL
2 47 (27.49%) PL/SQL
3 30 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 21 (12.28%) PHP
5 17 (9.94%) C#
6 13 (7.60%) C++
6 13 (7.60%) VB
7 12 (7.02%) C
8 7 (4.09%) Perl
8 7 (4.09%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.09%) Ruby
9 6 (3.51%) VB6
10 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.75%) Python
10 3 (1.75%) Lua
10 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.58%) Scala
12 1 (0.58%) VC++
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.17%) ISEB
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) WAI
2 3 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Xen
2 5 (2.92%) KVM
3 3 (1.75%) qmail
3 3 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) Ganglia
1 5 (2.92%) Puppet
1 5 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.75%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.17%) Nagios
3 2 (1.17%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.58%) Foglight
Vendors
1 56 (32.75%) JBoss
2 53 (30.99%) Oracle
3 7 (4.09%) Cisco
4 5 (2.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.17%) New Relic
6 1 (0.58%) Fiserv
6 1 (0.58%) Sybase
6 1 (0.58%) VMware
6 1 (0.58%) Zend
6 1 (0.58%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
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