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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 13.76% 12.92% 13.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.62% 21.10% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 24
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 £39,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,300 £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
71 109 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 37.57% 61.24% 70.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 97 118
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 £47,500
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 23 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 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 (60.00%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) Oracle
4 13 (28.89%) ETL
4 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.67%) Retail
5 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 12 (26.67%) VB
5 12 (26.67%) VBA
5 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (26.67%) ERP
5 12 (26.67%) Data Mining
5 12 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 12 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (26.67%) Data Conversion
5 12 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
6 11 (24.44%) .NET
7 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 10 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (22.22%) Oracle ADF
8 9 (20.00%) SOA
8 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 8 (17.78%) OO
10 7 (15.56%) HTML
11 6 (13.33%) Process Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (13.33%) JBoss
1 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (26.67%) Data Mining
2 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) RSpec
2 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.44%) Maven
3 2 (4.44%) Ant
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Software Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.89%) Web Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Web Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Business Consultant
9 3 (6.67%) J2EE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle ADF
3 7 (15.56%) HTML
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) Web Services
6 4 (8.89%) Middleware
6 4 (8.89%) Ajax
6 4 (8.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (8.89%) Java EE
6 4 (8.89%) CakePHP
6 4 (8.89%) HTML5
7 3 (6.67%) Spring
7 3 (6.67%) XML
7 3 (6.67%) J2EE
8 2 (4.44%) JPA
8 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.44%) JAX-RS
8 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.22%) Apache Camel
9 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Conversion
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) UNIX
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ETL
1 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (26.67%) ERP
2 12 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
2 12 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (20.00%) SOA
4 8 (17.78%) OO
5 6 (13.33%) Process Management
5 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 5 (11.11%) Validation
6 5 (11.11%) B2B
7 4 (8.89%) MVC
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 4 (8.89%) UML
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 12 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 12 (26.67%) VB
3 12 (26.67%) VBA
4 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.33%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 4 (8.89%) Ruby
7 2 (4.44%) Scala
7 2 (4.44%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle