The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 137 109 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.76% 11.20% 10.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 24.28% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 116 86 63
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
548 449 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 55.02% 46.15% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 468 392 285
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Java
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Java Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Java
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 104 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Doncaster +4 18 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Rotherham +14 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

1 134 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (38.31%) SQL
3 91 (34.87%) Web Services
4 83 (31.80%) HTML
5 82 (31.42%) TDD
6 73 (27.97%) JavaScript
7 63 (24.14%) CSS
8 61 (23.37%) Hibernate
9 58 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (21.84%) XML
11 56 (21.46%) Spring
12 55 (21.07%) Linux
13 53 (20.31%) MySQL
14 52 (19.92%) Unit Testing
15 51 (19.54%) Software Engineering
16 49 (18.77%) Oracle
17 47 (18.01%) Subversion
18 46 (17.62%) OO
18 46 (17.62%) MVC
19 45 (17.24%) C#
20 42 (16.09%) PHP
20 42 (16.09%) .NET
20 42 (16.09%) Eclipse
20 42 (16.09%) Degree
21 41 (15.71%) J2EE
22 40 (15.33%) Finance
23 37 (14.18%) PL/SQL
23 37 (14.18%) Git (software)
24 36 (13.79%) JUnit
25 35 (13.41%) Computer Science

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 33 (12.64%) WebSphere
2 32 (12.26%) JBoss
3 21 (8.05%) Apache
4 17 (6.51%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.21%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.83%) Jetty
7 9 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.30%) CMS
9 5 (1.92%) Sitefinity
10 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (0.77%) Mule
11 2 (0.77%) Confluence
12 1 (0.38%) Kentico
12 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.45%) Summit
1 9 (3.45%) FLEXCUBE
1 9 (3.45%) Temenos T24
1 9 (3.45%) Finacle
2 5 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.98%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.83%) HTTP
2 3 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (20.31%) MySQL
2 17 (6.51%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.98%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.30%) Big Data
6 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) HBase
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 47 (18.01%) Subversion
2 42 (16.09%) Eclipse
3 37 (14.18%) Git (software)
4 36 (13.79%) JUnit
5 28 (10.73%) Ant
6 25 (9.58%) Maven
7 23 (8.81%) Selenium
8 15 (5.75%) Jenkins
9 13 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (4.21%) WebDriver
11 10 (3.83%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (3.07%) WATIR
12 8 (3.07%) Liquibase
13 6 (2.30%) JIRA
14 5 (1.92%) Toad
14 5 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (1.92%) Cucumber
15 4 (1.53%) Hudson
16 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
17 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 40 (15.33%) Finance
2 34 (13.03%) Retail
3 33 (12.64%) Banking
4 18 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 11 (4.21%) Games
6 8 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.68%) Marketing
8 4 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 179 (68.58%) Developer
2 116 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 31 (11.88%) Analyst
4 20 (7.66%) Test Analyst
4 20 (7.66%) Web Developer
5 18 (6.90%) Tester
6 14 (5.36%) Graduate
6 14 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 13 (4.98%) Software Engineer
8 11 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (3.83%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (3.45%) Consultant
10 9 (3.45%) Automation Tester
11 8 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.07%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.07%) Graduate Software Developer
11 8 (3.07%) PHP Developer
11 8 (3.07%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (3.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (34.87%) Web Services
2 83 (31.80%) HTML
3 63 (24.14%) CSS
4 61 (23.37%) Hibernate
5 57 (21.84%) XML
6 56 (21.46%) Spring
7 42 (16.09%) .NET
8 41 (15.71%) J2EE
9 35 (13.41%) RESTful
10 30 (11.49%) ASP.NET
11 29 (11.11%) Java EE
12 24 (9.20%) SOAP
12 24 (9.20%) jQuery
13 22 (8.43%) REST
14 20 (7.66%) Ajax
15 19 (7.28%) HTML5
16 16 (6.13%) Apache CXF
17 15 (5.75%) JSP
18 14 (5.36%) XML Schema
18 14 (5.36%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.60%) NHS
4 9 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.07%) User Experience
5 8 (3.07%) Physics
6 6 (2.30%) Replication
6 6 (2.30%) Open Source
7 5 (1.92%) IVR
7 5 (1.92%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.15%) iPhone
9 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 55 (21.07%) Linux
2 18 (6.90%) UNIX
3 9 (3.45%) Windows
3 9 (3.45%) Android
3 9 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.07%) Solaris
5 5 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.77%) SUSE
6 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (31.42%) TDD
3 58 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (19.92%) Unit Testing
5 51 (19.54%) Software Engineering
6 46 (17.62%) OO
6 46 (17.62%) MVC
7 32 (12.26%) Scrum
8 30 (11.49%) Automated Testing
8 30 (11.49%) OOP
9 18 (6.90%) DevOps
10 15 (5.75%) Manual Testing
11 14 (5.36%) Test Automation
11 14 (5.36%) SOA
11 14 (5.36%) Content Management
11 14 (5.36%) Refactoring
12 13 (4.98%) Integration Testing
13 11 (4.21%) Web Development
14 10 (3.83%) Test Scripting
15 9 (3.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (38.31%) SQL
2 73 (27.97%) JavaScript
3 45 (17.24%) C#
4 42 (16.09%) PHP
5 37 (14.18%) PL/SQL
6 21 (8.05%) Bash Shell
7 16 (6.13%) C++
8 15 (5.75%) C
9 11 (4.21%) VB
10 9 (3.45%) VBScript
11 8 (3.07%) Ruby
12 7 (2.68%) Python
12 7 (2.68%) Perl
13 5 (1.92%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.92%) Apex Code
14 4 (1.53%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.77%) VB6
16 1 (0.38%) XPath
16 1 (0.38%) Scala
16 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 42 (16.09%) Degree
2 5 (1.92%) ISEB
3 4 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.38%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.51%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.77%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.68%) Puppet
2 5 (1.92%) Vagrant
2 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.38%) Nagios
3 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 49 (18.77%) Oracle
2 15 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 9 (3.45%) Avaloq
3 9 (3.45%) Fiserv
4 8 (3.07%) Google
5 7 (2.68%) Zend
6 5 (1.92%) VMware
6 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.92%) Adobe
7 4 (1.53%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.53%) Tieto
8 3 (1.15%) Kofax
8 3 (1.15%) IBM
9 2 (0.77%) ILOG
9 2 (0.77%) Pega
10 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.38%) Northgate
10 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.38%) Intel
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £17k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 26 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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HSBC
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus 20%, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26800.00 - £32500.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago