The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 58 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.44% 12.35% 10.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.52% 28.23% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 64 55
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
331 248 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 48.18% 43.74% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 293 235 273
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South Yorkshire

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 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 76 (46.63%) Web Services
2 74 (45.40%) HTML
3 66 (40.49%) Hibernate
4 63 (38.65%) SQL
5 61 (37.42%) XML
6 51 (31.29%) JBoss
7 50 (30.67%) SOAP
8 45 (27.61%) JavaScript
9 43 (26.38%) J2EE
9 43 (26.38%) Oracle
10 41 (25.15%) UNIX
11 39 (23.93%) WebSphere
12 36 (22.09%) CSS
13 35 (21.47%) .NET
13 35 (21.47%) Linux
13 35 (21.47%) Eclipse
14 34 (20.86%) SQL Server
14 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (19.63%) Spring
16 31 (19.02%) PL/SQL
17 30 (18.40%) TDD
17 30 (18.40%) Banking
17 30 (18.40%) Software Engineering
17 30 (18.40%) Degree
18 28 (17.18%) Tomcat
19 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
20 23 (14.11%) C++
21 22 (13.50%) C#
21 22 (13.50%) RESTful
22 21 (12.88%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 39 (23.93%) WebSphere
2 28 (17.18%) Tomcat
3 15 (9.20%) Apache
4 13 (7.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (7.98%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.91%) Jetty
5 8 (4.91%) IIS
6 2 (1.23%) nginx
6 2 (1.23%) SAS
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.27%) HTTP
2 11 (6.75%) VPN
2 11 (6.75%) VLAN
3 10 (6.13%) OpenLDAP
3 10 (6.13%) Internet
3 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.13%) Firewall
3 10 (6.13%) LDAP
4 3 (1.84%) Broadband
5 2 (1.23%) SNMP
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.88%) MySQL
3 14 (8.59%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.91%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.23%) Big Data
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (21.47%) Eclipse
2 16 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.82%) Subversion
3 10 (6.13%) TeamCity
3 10 (6.13%) Hudson
4 4 (2.45%) JIRA
4 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.84%) JUnit
5 3 (1.84%) Selenium
6 2 (1.23%) Maven
6 2 (1.23%) Ant
7 1 (0.61%) TestNG
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.61%) NUnit
7 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.61%) GDB
General
1 30 (18.40%) Banking
2 11 (6.75%) Finance
3 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
4 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 101 (61.96%) Developer
2 78 (47.85%) Java Developer
3 30 (18.40%) Analyst
4 21 (12.88%) Technical Analyst
5 20 (12.27%) Software Engineer
6 18 (11.04%) Senior Developer
7 16 (9.82%) Technical Consultant
7 16 (9.82%) Consultant
7 16 (9.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 14 (8.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (7.98%) Administrator
10 9 (5.52%) Lead Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.52%) Designer
10 9 (5.52%) Lead Java Developer
11 8 (4.91%) Technical Business Analyst
11 8 (4.91%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (4.91%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.91%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (46.63%) Web Services
2 74 (45.40%) HTML
3 66 (40.49%) Hibernate
4 61 (37.42%) XML
5 50 (30.67%) SOAP
6 43 (26.38%) J2EE
7 36 (22.09%) CSS
8 35 (21.47%) .NET
9 32 (19.63%) Spring
10 22 (13.50%) RESTful
11 19 (11.66%) Java EE
12 15 (9.20%) REST
13 13 (7.98%) JSP
14 12 (7.36%) Servlets
15 10 (6.13%) XHTML
15 10 (6.13%) ASP.NET
15 10 (6.13%) XSLT
16 9 (5.52%) WebSphere MQ
16 9 (5.52%) Spring MVC
16 9 (5.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.68%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.68%) RIA
3 5 (3.07%) IVR
4 4 (2.45%) Telematics
4 4 (2.45%) W3C
5 3 (1.84%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Open Source
7 1 (0.61%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.15%) UNIX
2 35 (21.47%) Linux
3 18 (11.04%) Windows
4 8 (4.91%) Debian
4 8 (4.91%) Solaris
5 6 (3.68%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.61%) AIX
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (18.40%) TDD
2 30 (18.40%) Software Engineering
3 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.04%) Scrum
5 16 (9.82%) MVC
6 15 (9.20%) Project Management
7 14 (8.59%) Build Automation
7 14 (8.59%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.36%) OOD
9 11 (6.75%) SOA
10 9 (5.52%) OO
11 8 (4.91%) Software Testing
12 7 (4.29%) Configuration Management
13 6 (3.68%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (3.68%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (3.07%) ITIL
14 5 (3.07%) Test Scripting
14 5 (3.07%) Web Design
15 4 (2.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.65%) SQL
2 45 (27.61%) JavaScript
3 31 (19.02%) PL/SQL
4 23 (14.11%) C++
5 22 (13.50%) C#
6 16 (9.82%) Perl
6 16 (9.82%) PHP
7 15 (9.20%) C
8 12 (7.36%) VB
9 11 (6.75%) Python
9 11 (6.75%) PowerShell
10 10 (6.13%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.68%) VB6
12 3 (1.84%) Lua
13 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.61%) VC++
14 1 (0.61%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (18.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) QA
1 6 (3.68%) WAI
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.61%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Xen
2 10 (6.13%) qmail
2 10 (6.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.61%) Squid
4 1 (0.61%) HDFS
4 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) Nagios
1 7 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.29%) Pingdom
2 2 (1.23%) Foglight
3 1 (0.61%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 51 (31.29%) JBoss
2 43 (26.38%) Oracle
3 8 (4.91%) Cisco
4 7 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.29%) New Relic
5 2 (1.23%) VMware
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.61%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £39000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum c£40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago