The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.32% 12.58% 18.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.37% 22.99% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 25
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 87 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 48.55% 54.72% 64.03%
Number of salaries quoted 58 49 86
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £58,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (56.34%) C#
2 37 (52.11%) SQL
3 32 (45.07%) Linux
4 31 (43.66%) Python
5 30 (42.25%) OO
6 29 (40.85%) UNIX
7 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
8 25 (35.21%) Finance
9 23 (32.39%) Multithreading
10 22 (30.99%) Degree
10 22 (30.99%) Computer Science
10 22 (30.99%) C
10 22 (30.99%) C++
11 17 (23.94%) VB
12 16 (22.54%) Oracle
12 16 (22.54%) PL/SQL
12 16 (22.54%) Oracle Forms
13 14 (19.72%) Oracle ADF
13 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
14 11 (15.49%) HTML
15 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
15 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.08%) VBA
15 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (14.08%) Web Services
15 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (14.08%) ERP
15 10 (14.08%) Data Mining
15 10 (14.08%) ETL
15 10 (14.08%) Retail

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) SMPP
2 1 (1.41%) NFC
2 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
1 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (14.08%) Data Mining
2 8 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.27%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (11.27%) Selenium
2 8 (11.27%) RSpec
2 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (7.04%) Subversion
4 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) MSTest
5 1 (1.41%) Ant
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Software Engineer
1 28 (39.44%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Analyst
3 22 (30.99%) Java Software Engineer
4 17 (23.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (19.72%) Software Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 10 (14.08%) Software Analyst
7 10 (14.08%) Analyst Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Business Analyst
7 10 (14.08%) Business Systems Analyst
7 10 (14.08%) Systems Analyst
7 10 (14.08%) Consultant
8 7 (9.86%) Tester
8 7 (9.86%) Business Consultant
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Web Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle ADF
2 11 (15.49%) HTML
3 10 (14.08%) Web Services
4 9 (12.68%) .NET
4 9 (12.68%) CSS
5 8 (11.27%) Ajax
5 8 (11.27%) HTML5
6 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (7.04%) CakePHP
8 3 (4.23%) Middleware
8 3 (4.23%) Java EE
9 2 (2.82%) REST
9 2 (2.82%) SOAP
9 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.82%) XML
10 1 (1.41%) Spring
10 1 (1.41%) WPF
10 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
3 10 (14.08%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Linux
2 29 (40.85%) UNIX
3 8 (11.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) OO
2 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
3 23 (32.39%) Multithreading
4 10 (14.08%) Data Cleansing
4 10 (14.08%) Data Analysis
4 10 (14.08%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (14.08%) ERP
4 10 (14.08%) ETL
4 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.27%) MVC
5 8 (11.27%) UML
5 8 (11.27%) TDD
6 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Scrum
7 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.23%) SOA
10 1 (1.41%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) C#
2 37 (52.11%) SQL
3 31 (43.66%) Python
4 22 (30.99%) C
4 22 (30.99%) C++
5 17 (23.94%) VB
6 16 (22.54%) PL/SQL
7 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
7 10 (14.08%) VBA
8 8 (11.27%) Ruby
8 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.27%) PHP
9 5 (7.04%) VBScript
10 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Oracle
2 3 (4.23%) JBoss
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