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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 9 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 47 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.44% 20.61% 7.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% 45.63% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 46 4
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
44 103 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 35.77% 45.18% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 90 24
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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 17 April 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 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
1 9 (47.37%) Java EE
1 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
1 9 (47.37%) JBoss
1 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
1 9 (47.37%) Middleware
2 8 (42.11%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) jBPM
4 6 (31.58%) Drools
4 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
4 6 (31.58%) Apache
4 6 (31.58%) WebLogic Workshop
4 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
5 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
1 9 (47.37%) JBoss
1 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
1 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Middleware Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Java Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Middleware
1 9 (47.37%) Java EE
2 8 (42.11%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
4 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (31.58%) jBPM
4 6 (31.58%) Drools
4 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
7 1 (5.26%) WPF
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) OOD
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle