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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 14.13% 12.57% 14.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.62% 20.75% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 25
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,400 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
71 106 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 38.59% 60.57% 69.66%
Number of salaries quoted 58 94 119
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 22 (47.83%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) Finance
4 16 (34.78%) Oracle
5 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (28.26%) ETL
7 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (26.09%) Retail
7 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 12 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 12 (26.09%) VB
7 12 (26.09%) VBA
7 12 (26.09%) .NET
7 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (26.09%) ERP
7 12 (26.09%) Data Mining
7 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
7 12 (26.09%) Data Cleansing
7 12 (26.09%) Data Conversion
7 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
9 10 (21.74%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
9 10 (21.74%) Oracle ADF
10 9 (19.57%) OO
10 9 (19.57%) SOA
10 9 (19.57%) Degree
11 8 (17.39%) HTML
12 7 (15.22%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 6 (13.04%) JBoss
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
1 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (26.09%) Data Mining
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 5 (10.87%) Selenium
2 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) RSpec
2 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
3 2 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Leader
7 5 (10.87%) Software Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Web Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Web Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Business Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (17.39%) HTML
4 7 (15.22%) CSS
5 6 (13.04%) Web Services
6 5 (10.87%) Ajax
6 5 (10.87%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (10.87%) CakePHP
6 5 (10.87%) HTML5
7 4 (8.70%) Java EE
7 4 (8.70%) Middleware
8 3 (6.52%) XML
8 3 (6.52%) J2EE
8 3 (6.52%) Spring
9 2 (4.35%) JAX-RS
9 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.35%) JPA
9 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.17%) SOAP
10 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Data Conversion
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.87%) Data Integration
4 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) UNIX
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) ETL
3 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.09%) ERP
3 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
3 12 (26.09%) Data Cleansing
3 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (19.57%) OO
4 9 (19.57%) SOA
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Process Management
7 5 (10.87%) UML
7 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Validation
7 5 (10.87%) MVC
7 5 (10.87%) B2B
7 5 (10.87%) Project Planning
7 5 (10.87%) Matrix Management
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 22 (47.83%) C#
3 12 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 12 (26.09%) VB
3 12 (26.09%) VBA
4 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
5 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) Python
6 5 (10.87%) PHP
6 5 (10.87%) Ruby
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle