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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 103 83 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.45% 14.41% 17.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.62% 29.75% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 97 70 111
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
436 279 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.92% 48.44% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 397 234 368
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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 24 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 105 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (35.00%) Web Services
3 67 (33.50%) SQL
4 62 (31.00%) Hibernate
4 62 (31.00%) Software Engineering
5 61 (30.50%) Eclipse
6 54 (27.00%) Degree
7 53 (26.50%) HTML
8 52 (26.00%) XML
9 51 (25.50%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (25.00%) TDD
11 47 (23.50%) Linux
12 46 (23.00%) Banking
13 43 (21.50%) JBoss
13 43 (21.50%) WebSphere
14 42 (21.00%) C#
14 42 (21.00%) PL/SQL
15 41 (20.50%) Git (software)
16 40 (20.00%) RESTful
17 39 (19.50%) UNIX
17 39 (19.50%) Computer Science
18 37 (18.50%) Retail
19 36 (18.00%) JavaScript
19 36 (18.00%) Oracle
20 35 (17.50%) .NET
21 34 (17.00%) SOAP
22 33 (16.50%) Subversion
23 32 (16.00%) Spring
24 31 (15.50%) PHP
24 31 (15.50%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (21.50%) JBoss
1 43 (21.50%) WebSphere
2 23 (11.50%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.50%) Apache
4 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.50%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.00%) nginx
7 4 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.00%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.00%) Confluence
8 2 (1.00%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.50%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.50%) CMS
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 10 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Summit
1 9 (4.50%) FLEXCUBE
1 9 (4.50%) Temenos T24
1 9 (4.50%) Finacle
2 5 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) SNMP
1 6 (3.00%) VPN
1 6 (3.00%) VLAN
2 5 (2.50%) Network Security
2 5 (2.50%) DNS
2 5 (2.50%) Firewall
2 5 (2.50%) DHCP
3 4 (2.00%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.00%) MySQL
2 25 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.50%) Big Data
5 6 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.00%) OLAP
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 61 (30.50%) Eclipse
2 41 (20.50%) Git (software)
3 33 (16.50%) Subversion
4 27 (13.50%) Ant
5 24 (12.00%) Maven
6 20 (10.00%) JUnit
7 19 (9.50%) Jenkins
8 12 (6.00%) Selenium
9 10 (5.00%) JIRA
10 9 (4.50%) WATIR
10 9 (4.50%) Liquibase
11 8 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (3.50%) WebDriver
12 7 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
13 4 (2.00%) Hudson
14 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (1.00%) Xcode
14 2 (1.00%) NetBeans
15 1 (0.50%) GDB
General
1 46 (23.00%) Banking
2 37 (18.50%) Retail
3 29 (14.50%) Finance
4 28 (14.00%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.50%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 123 (61.50%) Developer
2 78 (39.00%) Java Developer
3 27 (13.50%) Analyst
4 21 (10.50%) Graduate
5 17 (8.50%) Software Engineer
6 15 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 14 (7.00%) Consultant
8 13 (6.50%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.00%) Test Analyst
9 12 (6.00%) Tester
9 12 (6.00%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (4.50%) Junior Developer
10 9 (4.50%) Junior
11 8 (4.00%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Lead Java Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.00%) Web Services
2 62 (31.00%) Hibernate
3 53 (26.50%) HTML
4 52 (26.00%) XML
5 40 (20.00%) RESTful
6 35 (17.50%) .NET
7 34 (17.00%) SOAP
8 32 (16.00%) Spring
9 31 (15.50%) Java EE
10 28 (14.00%) CSS
11 26 (13.00%) ASP.NET
12 20 (10.00%) Swing
12 20 (10.00%) Ajax
13 16 (8.00%) J2EE
13 16 (8.00%) JSP
14 15 (7.50%) jQuery
15 11 (5.50%) REST
16 10 (5.00%) JSON
17 9 (4.50%) OAuth
17 9 (4.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.50%) NHS
2 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.50%) Replication
2 7 (3.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.00%) User Experience
3 6 (3.00%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.50%) IVR
4 5 (2.50%) Telematics
5 4 (2.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.50%) Physics
7 2 (1.00%) Economics
7 2 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.50%) Linux
2 39 (19.50%) UNIX
3 10 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 9 (4.50%) Windows
5 6 (3.00%) Solaris
6 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.50%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.00%) Android
7 4 (2.00%) SUSE
8 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.00%) AIX
10 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.50%) Debian
10 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.00%) Software Engineering
3 51 (25.50%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (25.00%) TDD
5 24 (12.00%) SOA
6 23 (11.50%) MVC
6 23 (11.50%) Unit Testing
7 21 (10.50%) OO
8 19 (9.50%) Scrum
9 17 (8.50%) OOP
10 16 (8.00%) DevOps
11 15 (7.50%) Integration Testing
12 14 (7.00%) Project Management
13 11 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.50%) Content Management
14 10 (5.00%) Automated Testing
14 10 (5.00%) Refactoring
15 9 (4.50%) Manual Testing
15 9 (4.50%) Software Testing
16 8 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 67 (33.50%) SQL
2 42 (21.00%) C#
2 42 (21.00%) PL/SQL
3 36 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (15.50%) PHP
5 17 (8.50%) C++
6 15 (7.50%) C
7 14 (7.00%) Ruby
8 9 (4.50%) VB
9 8 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.50%) VB6
10 7 (3.50%) Perl
11 6 (3.00%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.00%) Python
14 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.50%) VC++
14 1 (0.50%) Lua
14 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (27.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) ISEB
3 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.50%) QA
2 7 (3.50%) WAI
3 1 (0.50%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (3.00%) Xen
2 5 (2.50%) KVM
3 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) qmail
Systems Management
1 11 (5.50%) Puppet
2 7 (3.50%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.50%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 36 (18.00%) Oracle
2 11 (5.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.50%) Avaloq
3 9 (4.50%) Fiserv
4 5 (2.50%) Cisco
5 4 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.50%) Kofax
6 3 (1.50%) Zend
7 2 (1.00%) Tieto
8 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.50%) Pega
8 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.50%) ILOG
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Sybase
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