The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java 52 8 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 23.01% 5.71% 18.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.60% 13.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 2 46
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
107 59 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 47.35% 42.14% 73.56%
Number of salaries quoted 94 22 178
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 47 (51.65%) Linux
2 43 (47.25%) UNIX
3 37 (40.66%) SQL
4 30 (32.97%) Software Engineering
5 29 (31.87%) C#
5 29 (31.87%) Degree
6 26 (28.57%) Python
7 25 (27.47%) OO
8 24 (26.37%) Finance
8 24 (26.37%) C
9 21 (23.08%) C++
9 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 21 (23.08%) Multithreading
10 19 (20.88%) VB
11 17 (18.68%) Oracle
11 17 (18.68%) Oracle Forms
12 16 (17.58%) Windows
13 15 (16.48%) Regression Testing
13 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
13 15 (16.48%) QuickTest Pro
14 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
14 14 (15.38%) Mathematics
15 13 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
15 13 (14.29%) VBScript
16 12 (13.19%) JBoss
16 12 (13.19%) WebLogic
16 12 (13.19%) Middleware
16 12 (13.19%) SOA
16 12 (13.19%) Java EE
16 12 (13.19%) WebSphere

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.19%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.19%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Doxygen
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) SMPP
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
2 1 (1.10%) SSL
2 1 (1.10%) SMS
2 1 (1.10%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.10%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.10%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.40%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.20%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (16.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (9.89%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.40%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (4.40%) VectorCAST
4 4 (4.40%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.40%) ClearQuest
5 3 (3.30%) RSpec
5 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.30%) Selenium
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.10%) JUnit
7 1 (1.10%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.10%) MSTest
General
1 24 (26.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Avionics
2 4 (4.40%) Publishing
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.10%) Military
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) French Language
4 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Developer
2 23 (25.27%) Software Engineer
3 22 (24.18%) Analyst
4 20 (21.98%) Java Software Engineer
5 17 (18.68%) Software Developer
6 16 (17.58%) Consultant
7 15 (16.48%) Tester
8 12 (13.19%) Senior Consultant
9 11 (12.09%) Automation Tester
9 11 (12.09%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (10.99%) Java Consultant
10 10 (10.99%) Senior Java Consultant
10 10 (10.99%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 6 (6.59%) Software Analyst
11 6 (6.59%) Developer Analyst
11 6 (6.59%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
13 4 (4.40%) Designer
13 4 (4.40%) Business Systems Analyst
13 4 (4.40%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
2 12 (13.19%) Middleware
2 12 (13.19%) Java EE
3 10 (10.99%) HTML
4 8 (8.79%) CSS
5 7 (7.69%) Web Services
5 7 (7.69%) HTML5
6 6 (6.59%) .NET
6 6 (6.59%) XML
7 5 (5.49%) Ajax
7 5 (5.49%) jQuery
8 4 (4.40%) SOAP
8 4 (4.40%) XHTML
9 3 (3.30%) XSLT
10 2 (2.20%) CSS3
10 2 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.20%) JSP
10 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.10%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.10%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.40%) Data Conversion
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.65%) Linux
2 43 (47.25%) UNIX
3 16 (17.58%) Windows
4 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Software Engineering
2 25 (27.47%) OO
3 21 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 15 (16.48%) Regression Testing
5 12 (13.19%) SOA
6 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.69%) UML
8 5 (5.49%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.40%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.40%) Validation
9 4 (4.40%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.40%) ETL
9 4 (4.40%) ERP
10 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.30%) TDD
10 3 (3.30%) Scrum
10 3 (3.30%) MVC
10 3 (3.30%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.66%) SQL
2 29 (31.87%) C#
3 26 (28.57%) Python
4 24 (26.37%) C
5 21 (23.08%) C++
6 19 (20.88%) VB
7 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
8 13 (14.29%) VBScript
9 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
10 7 (7.69%) PHP
11 5 (5.49%) Ruby
12 4 (4.40%) BeanShell
12 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
12 4 (4.40%) VBA
12 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
12 4 (4.40%) Perl
12 4 (4.40%) Tcl
13 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) CISSP
3 1 (1.10%) RHCE
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Cygwin
1 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle
2 12 (13.19%) JBoss
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) EMC
4 1 (1.10%) VMware
4 1 (1.10%) F5
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Salary: £47000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 5 days ago
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The 100 Company
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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