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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank - 10 14
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford - 10.00% 8.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 16.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £29,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
40 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 88.89% 62.50% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 27
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £20,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Dojo
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Automotive
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Moq
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Moq
2 1 (16.67%) Phing
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Automotive
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PLC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Dojo
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) DOM
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle