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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 13.64% 6.00% 24.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 8.33% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 10
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +134.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
57 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 86.36% 72.00% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 32 18
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +103.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 9 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) MS Access
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Applications Specialist
1 9 (75.00%) Security Specialist
1 9 (75.00%) Application Security Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
1 9 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 9 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 9 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VBA
2 3 (25.00%) C#