The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 19 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.61% 13.79% 17.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.81% 22.22% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 37
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 144 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 56.42% 62.07% 82.79%
Number of salaries quoted 98 125 178
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Java
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Stockport region.

Java Salary Trend in Stockport

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 46 (82.14%) XML
2 40 (71.43%) SOAP
2 40 (71.43%) C++
2 40 (71.43%) JMS
3 39 (69.64%) UNIX
3 39 (69.64%) Linux
4 35 (62.50%) TDD
5 28 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 28 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 26 (46.43%) E-Commerce
6 26 (46.43%) Spring
6 26 (46.43%) Hibernate
6 26 (46.43%) Software Engineering
7 25 (44.64%) Degree
7 25 (44.64%) JSON
7 25 (44.64%) Maven
7 25 (44.64%) Retail
7 25 (44.64%) ActiveMQ
7 25 (44.64%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (44.64%) REST
7 25 (44.64%) RabbitMQ
7 25 (44.64%) WSDL
7 25 (44.64%) Servlets
7 25 (44.64%) C
8 24 (42.86%) RDBMS
9 22 (39.29%) Software Architecture
9 22 (39.29%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (39.29%) Logistics
9 22 (39.29%) Java EE
10 17 (30.36%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
2 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 12 (21.43%) GlassFish
3 6 (10.71%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Project
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 28 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Maven
2 15 (26.79%) Ant
3 14 (25.00%) JUnit
3 14 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 25 (44.64%) Retail
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Software Engineer
2 21 (37.50%) Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) UML Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Business Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Applications Support Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (82.14%) XML
2 40 (71.43%) JMS
2 40 (71.43%) SOAP
3 26 (46.43%) Hibernate
3 26 (46.43%) Spring
4 25 (44.64%) Servlets
4 25 (44.64%) JSON
4 25 (44.64%) RabbitMQ
4 25 (44.64%) REST
4 25 (44.64%) ActiveMQ
4 25 (44.64%) WSDL
5 22 (39.29%) Java EE
6 16 (28.57%) Web Services
7 15 (26.79%) J2EE
8 13 (23.21%) JDBC
8 13 (23.21%) JNDI
9 12 (21.43%) EJB
10 9 (16.07%) jQuery
11 8 (14.29%) HTML
12 7 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (39.29%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) UNIX
1 39 (69.64%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) TDD
2 26 (46.43%) Software Engineering
2 26 (46.43%) E-Commerce
3 22 (39.29%) Logistics
3 22 (39.29%) Software Architecture
4 17 (30.36%) OO
5 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (21.43%) OOP
6 12 (21.43%) OOD
7 6 (10.71%) Process Management
7 6 (10.71%) ERP
7 6 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (10.71%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) UML
8 4 (7.14%) User Stories
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.36%) Open Source
9 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.57%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) C++
2 25 (44.64%) C
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) C#
5 6 (10.71%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) Ada
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
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