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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 16 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.50% 15.61% 9.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 34.58% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 17
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
52 107 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 40.63% 45.15% 60.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 81 77
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle
3 14 (34.15%) JBoss
3 14 (34.15%) Finance
4 12 (29.27%) Middleware
4 12 (29.27%) SOA
4 12 (29.27%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) Java EE
5 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
5 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
5 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
6 10 (24.39%) J2EE
6 10 (24.39%) Mathematics
7 8 (19.51%) Oracle ADF
7 8 (19.51%) Spring
7 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
7 8 (19.51%) .NET
7 8 (19.51%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (17.07%) ETL
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
8 7 (17.07%) Degree
9 6 (14.63%) jBPM
9 6 (14.63%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (14.63%) Data Conversion
9 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
9 6 (14.63%) Drools
9 6 (14.63%) Apache Camel
9 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (34.15%) JBoss
2 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
2 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
2 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
2 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.20%) WebLogic Workshop
3 2 (4.88%) Maven
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Software Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Consultant
2 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Middleware Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Middleware Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) J2EE Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
6 4 (9.76%) Java Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) Middleware
1 12 (29.27%) Java EE
2 10 (24.39%) J2EE
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (19.51%) Spring
3 8 (19.51%) .NET
4 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
5 6 (14.63%) jBPM
5 6 (14.63%) Drools
5 6 (14.63%) Apache Camel
5 6 (14.63%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) HTML
7 2 (4.88%) JAX-RS
7 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) JPA
8 1 (2.44%) RESTful
8 1 (2.44%) WCF
8 1 (2.44%) WPF
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Mathematics
2 6 (14.63%) Data Conversion
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) SOA
2 7 (17.07%) ETL
3 6 (14.63%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (14.63%) Process Management
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.63%) ERP
4 5 (12.20%) B2B
4 5 (12.20%) Validation
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Matrix Management
4 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.76%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) OOD
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Web Development
7 1 (2.44%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) C#
3 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
4 6 (14.63%) VB
4 6 (14.63%) VBA
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded C++
6 2 (4.88%) Scala
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle