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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 11.33% 7.48% 12.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.91% 14.29% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 20
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
55 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 36.67% 52.38% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 103
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (61.19%) C#
2 34 (50.75%) SQL
3 32 (47.76%) OO
4 30 (44.78%) Python
5 28 (41.79%) Linux
5 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
6 26 (38.81%) Finance
7 25 (37.31%) UNIX
8 24 (35.82%) Degree
8 24 (35.82%) Computer Science
9 23 (34.33%) Multithreading
10 22 (32.84%) C
10 22 (32.84%) C++
11 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
11 15 (22.39%) PL/SQL
11 15 (22.39%) VB
11 15 (22.39%) Oracle
11 15 (22.39%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (20.90%) Oracle ADF
13 12 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (17.91%) ERP
13 12 (17.91%) Data Mining
13 12 (17.91%) ETL
13 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
13 12 (17.91%) VBA
13 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
13 12 (17.91%) Data Analysis
13 12 (17.91%) Data Cleansing
13 12 (17.91%) Data Conversion

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (4.48%) Apache
1 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) SMPP
2 1 (1.49%) NFC
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
1 12 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (17.91%) Data Mining
2 8 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (11.94%) Selenium
2 8 (11.94%) RSpec
2 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.46%) Subversion
3 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.99%) Ant
6 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.49%) MSTest
6 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) Software Engineer
3 22 (32.84%) Java Software Engineer
3 22 (32.84%) Analyst
4 17 (25.37%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (19.40%) Software Developer
6 12 (17.91%) Business Analyst
6 12 (17.91%) Business Systems Analyst
6 12 (17.91%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (16.42%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 10 (14.93%) Software Analyst
8 10 (14.93%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Web Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) Senior Web Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Business Consultant
9 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Consultant
9 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.46%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle ADF
2 11 (16.42%) HTML
3 10 (14.93%) Web Services
4 9 (13.43%) CSS
5 8 (11.94%) .NET
5 8 (11.94%) Ajax
5 8 (11.94%) HTML5
6 7 (10.45%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (7.46%) CakePHP
8 3 (4.48%) XML
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.99%) SOAP
9 2 (2.99%) REST
10 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.49%) WPF
10 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
3 12 (17.91%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Linux
2 25 (37.31%) UNIX
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) OO
2 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
3 23 (34.33%) Multithreading
4 12 (17.91%) Data Cleansing
4 12 (17.91%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (17.91%) Data Analysis
4 12 (17.91%) ERP
4 12 (17.91%) ETL
4 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.94%) MVC
5 8 (11.94%) UML
5 8 (11.94%) TDD
6 6 (8.96%) Scrum
7 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.48%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) C#
2 34 (50.75%) SQL
3 30 (44.78%) Python
4 22 (32.84%) C
4 22 (32.84%) C++
5 15 (22.39%) PL/SQL
5 15 (22.39%) VB
6 12 (17.91%) VBA
6 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
7 8 (11.94%) PHP
7 8 (11.94%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) XAML
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
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