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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 91 74 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.64% 11.35% 17.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.20% 24.67% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 86 63 94
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
410 300 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.94% 46.01% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 364 253 304
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 123 (60.59%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (38.42%) SQL
3 71 (34.98%) Web Services
4 66 (32.51%) TDD
5 64 (31.53%) Hibernate
6 61 (30.05%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (29.06%) Eclipse
8 56 (27.59%) Software Engineering
9 55 (27.09%) HTML
10 48 (23.65%) Degree
11 46 (22.66%) PL/SQL
11 46 (22.66%) XML
12 45 (22.17%) Linux
12 45 (22.17%) Banking
12 45 (22.17%) RESTful
13 42 (20.69%) Retail
14 41 (20.20%) JBoss
14 41 (20.20%) C#
15 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
15 40 (19.70%) WebSphere
16 39 (19.21%) Git (software)
17 38 (18.72%) Computer Science
18 36 (17.73%) .NET
18 36 (17.73%) MySQL
18 36 (17.73%) Oracle
18 36 (17.73%) MVC
19 35 (17.24%) UNIX
20 32 (15.76%) SOAP
20 32 (15.76%) Subversion
21 31 (15.27%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 41 (20.20%) JBoss
2 40 (19.70%) WebSphere
3 23 (11.33%) WebLogic
4 14 (6.90%) Apache
5 8 (3.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.94%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.96%) nginx
7 4 (1.97%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.48%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.99%) Confluence
9 2 (0.99%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.49%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.49%) CMS
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Summit
1 9 (4.43%) FLEXCUBE
1 9 (4.43%) Temenos T24
1 9 (4.43%) Finacle
2 5 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.49%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.40%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.46%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.96%) VPN
1 6 (2.96%) VLAN
2 5 (2.46%) Network Security
2 5 (2.46%) DNS
2 5 (2.46%) Firewall
2 5 (2.46%) DHCP
2 5 (2.46%) SNMP
3 4 (1.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.73%) MySQL
2 20 (9.85%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.43%) Big Data
5 7 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.97%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.99%) OLAP
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (29.06%) Eclipse
2 39 (19.21%) Git (software)
3 32 (15.76%) Subversion
4 31 (15.27%) Ant
5 23 (11.33%) Maven
6 20 (9.85%) JUnit
7 19 (9.36%) Jenkins
8 13 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (5.91%) Selenium
10 10 (4.93%) JIRA
11 9 (4.43%) WATIR
11 9 (4.43%) Liquibase
12 7 (3.45%) WebDriver
12 7 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (3.45%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.97%) Hudson
14 2 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.99%) Xcode
14 2 (0.99%) NetBeans
15 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 45 (22.17%) Banking
2 42 (20.69%) Retail
3 31 (15.27%) Finance
4 28 (13.79%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.46%) Games
7 4 (1.97%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 129 (63.55%) Developer
2 81 (39.90%) Java Developer
3 26 (12.81%) Analyst
4 20 (9.85%) Graduate
5 16 (7.88%) Web Developer
6 14 (6.90%) Consultant
7 13 (6.40%) Software Developer
8 12 (5.91%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.42%) Tester
9 11 (5.42%) Software Engineer
9 11 (5.42%) Graduate Developer
9 11 (5.42%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.94%) Graduate Software Developer
10 8 (3.94%) Junior Developer
10 8 (3.94%) Junior
10 8 (3.94%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.94%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (3.45%) Administrator
11 7 (3.45%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (34.98%) Web Services
2 64 (31.53%) Hibernate
3 55 (27.09%) HTML
4 46 (22.66%) XML
5 45 (22.17%) RESTful
6 36 (17.73%) .NET
7 32 (15.76%) SOAP
8 31 (15.27%) CSS
8 31 (15.27%) Java EE
9 30 (14.78%) Spring
10 28 (13.79%) ASP.NET
11 21 (10.34%) jQuery
12 20 (9.85%) Swing
13 19 (9.36%) Ajax
14 16 (7.88%) J2EE
14 16 (7.88%) JSP
15 14 (6.90%) HTML5
16 13 (6.40%) CSS3
16 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (5.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.72%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.91%) NHS
3 10 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.45%) Replication
5 6 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.96%) User Experience
6 5 (2.46%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.46%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.46%) Physics
6 5 (2.46%) IVR
6 5 (2.46%) Telematics
7 4 (1.97%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.48%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.99%) Economics
10 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.17%) Linux
2 35 (17.24%) UNIX
3 10 (4.93%) Ubuntu
3 10 (4.93%) Solaris
4 8 (3.94%) Windows
5 5 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.46%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.97%) SUSE
7 3 (1.48%) Android
8 2 (0.99%) AIX
8 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (60.59%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (32.51%) TDD
3 61 (30.05%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 36 (17.73%) MVC
6 30 (14.78%) Unit Testing
7 23 (11.33%) OO
8 21 (10.34%) DevOps
9 20 (9.85%) Scrum
10 19 (9.36%) SOA
11 17 (8.37%) OOP
12 16 (7.88%) Content Management
13 15 (7.39%) Integration Testing
14 14 (6.90%) Refactoring
15 12 (5.91%) Project Management
16 11 (5.42%) Automated Testing
17 9 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (4.43%) Manual Testing
18 7 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
18 7 (3.45%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 78 (38.42%) SQL
2 46 (22.66%) PL/SQL
3 41 (20.20%) C#
4 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.27%) PHP
6 17 (8.37%) C
7 14 (6.90%) Ruby
8 11 (5.42%) C++
8 11 (5.42%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.94%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.46%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.46%) Perl
11 2 (0.99%) VB
11 2 (0.99%) Python
11 2 (0.99%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.49%) VB6
12 1 (0.49%) XQuery
12 1 (0.49%) XPath
12 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (23.65%) Degree
2 3 (1.48%) ISEB
3 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.91%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.96%) Xen
2 5 (2.46%) KVM
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) qmail
Systems Management
1 11 (5.42%) Puppet
2 7 (3.45%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.46%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 36 (17.73%) Oracle
2 16 (7.88%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.43%) Avaloq
3 9 (4.43%) Fiserv
4 5 (2.46%) Cisco
5 4 (1.97%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.97%) Tieto
6 3 (1.48%) Kofax
6 3 (1.48%) Zend
7 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.49%) Pega
7 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.49%) ILOG
7 1 (0.49%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) Sybase
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago