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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 32 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 16.00% 15.75% 24.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.83% 25.15% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 49
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
111 171 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 55.50% 62.64% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 103 131 172
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 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 47 (78.33%) XML
2 43 (71.67%) C++
3 41 (68.33%) SOAP
3 41 (68.33%) JMS
4 40 (66.67%) UNIX
4 40 (66.67%) Linux
5 30 (50.00%) TDD
6 25 (41.67%) Relational Database
7 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 23 (38.33%) OO
8 23 (38.33%) E-Commerce
8 23 (38.33%) Degree
9 21 (35.00%) JSON
9 21 (35.00%) Maven
9 21 (35.00%) Retail
9 21 (35.00%) ActiveMQ
9 21 (35.00%) Spring
9 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
9 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (35.00%) REST
9 21 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (35.00%) Servlets
9 21 (35.00%) WSDL
9 21 (35.00%) Web Services
9 21 (35.00%) J2EE
9 21 (35.00%) Ant
9 21 (35.00%) C
10 20 (33.33%) SQL
10 20 (33.33%) JUnit

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 19 (31.67%) WebLogic
2 18 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (30.00%) GlassFish
3 8 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) Maven
1 21 (35.00%) Ant
2 20 (33.33%) JUnit
2 20 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Hudson
General
1 21 (35.00%) Retail
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 20 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 14 (23.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.33%) UML Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Business Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Consultant
8 1 (1.67%) Development Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (78.33%) XML
2 41 (68.33%) SOAP
2 41 (68.33%) JMS
3 21 (35.00%) JSON
3 21 (35.00%) ActiveMQ
3 21 (35.00%) Spring
3 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
3 21 (35.00%) REST
3 21 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (35.00%) Servlets
3 21 (35.00%) WSDL
3 21 (35.00%) Web Services
3 21 (35.00%) J2EE
4 18 (30.00%) JDBC
4 18 (30.00%) JNDI
4 18 (30.00%) Java EE
5 17 (28.33%) EJB
6 14 (23.33%) jQuery
7 8 (13.33%) HTML
8 7 (11.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (66.67%) UNIX
1 40 (66.67%) Linux
2 17 (28.33%) Windows
3 6 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) TDD
2 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 23 (38.33%) OO
3 23 (38.33%) E-Commerce
4 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.00%) Logistics
4 18 (30.00%) Software Architecture
5 17 (28.33%) OOP
6 15 (25.00%) OOD
7 7 (11.67%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (10.00%) ERP
8 6 (10.00%) CRM
8 6 (10.00%) Process Management
9 5 (8.33%) User Stories
9 5 (8.33%) UML
10 3 (5.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.33%) WFM
11 2 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (71.67%) C++
2 21 (35.00%) C
3 20 (33.33%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.33%) C#
6 6 (10.00%) VB
7 2 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) Ada
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (38.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
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