The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 22 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 5.41% 1.35% 20.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 1.85% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +181.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 54 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 63.51% 72.97% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 30
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Java
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Java Salary Trend in Stafford

Java
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Stafford

Java
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Access
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Application Security Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++