The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 17 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.73% 14.47% 6.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.07% 38.82% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 7
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 85 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 39.42% 37.28% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 37 69 32
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Java
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Java Salary Trend in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (48.00%) JBoss
2 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (44.00%) Middleware
2 11 (44.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (44.00%) Java EE
3 10 (40.00%) J2EE
3 10 (40.00%) SOA
4 8 (32.00%) Spring
5 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle
5 7 (28.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Apache
6 6 (24.00%) WebLogic Workshop
6 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 6 (24.00%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (24.00%) Drools
6 6 (24.00%) jBPM
6 6 (24.00%) Apache Camel
7 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (12.00%) HTML
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Process Management
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (12.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) Mathematics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 12 (48.00%) JBoss
2 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (44.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (24.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Consultant
2 10 (40.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Java Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Middleware Developer
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Middleware
1 11 (44.00%) Java EE
2 10 (40.00%) J2EE
3 8 (32.00%) Spring
4 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (24.00%) Drools
5 6 (24.00%) jBPM
5 6 (24.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) WPF
8 1 (4.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) SOA
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Process Management
4 2 (8.00%) B2B
4 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOD
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle