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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 27 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.30% 13.64% 25.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.48% 20.19% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 49
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
115 104 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 48.12% 67.53% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 104 77 145
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Stockport

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) C++
2 22 (52.38%) XML
3 21 (50.00%) JMS
4 20 (47.62%) SOAP
5 19 (45.24%) UNIX
5 19 (45.24%) JUnit
5 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (42.86%) Eclipse
7 17 (40.48%) SQL
8 16 (38.10%) OO
9 15 (35.71%) Web Services
9 15 (35.71%) Spring
10 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 14 (33.33%) J2EE
11 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.95%) E-Commerce
12 12 (28.57%) Oracle
12 12 (28.57%) Ant
12 12 (28.57%) WebLogic
12 12 (28.57%) JDBC
12 12 (28.57%) Degree
12 12 (28.57%) GlassFish
12 12 (28.57%) JNDI
12 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
12 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
13 11 (26.19%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (23.81%) MySQL
14 10 (23.81%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 12 (28.57%) GlassFish
1 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 11 (26.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (14.29%) Apache
4 5 (11.90%) JBoss
5 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 10 (23.81%) MySQL
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) JUnit
2 18 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 12 (28.57%) Ant
4 9 (21.43%) Maven
5 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.90%) Selenium
5 5 (11.90%) Gradle
5 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.38%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 8 (19.05%) Retail
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 13 (30.95%) Software Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Graduate
7 2 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Release Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Project Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) XML
2 21 (50.00%) JMS
3 20 (47.62%) SOAP
4 15 (35.71%) Web Services
4 15 (35.71%) Spring
5 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 14 (33.33%) J2EE
6 12 (28.57%) JDBC
6 12 (28.57%) JNDI
7 10 (23.81%) jQuery
8 9 (21.43%) Servlets
8 9 (21.43%) EJB
9 8 (19.05%) WSDL
9 8 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (19.05%) REST
9 8 (19.05%) JSON
10 7 (16.67%) Java EE
11 6 (14.29%) JSP
12 4 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 19 (45.24%) UNIX
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) OO
3 13 (30.95%) E-Commerce
4 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) OOP
6 9 (21.43%) Logistics
6 9 (21.43%) OOD
7 8 (19.05%) TDD
8 7 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 6 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (14.29%) Scrum
10 5 (11.90%) MVC
10 5 (11.90%) Change Control
11 4 (9.52%) User Stories
11 4 (9.52%) UML
12 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (4.76%) BDD
13 1 (2.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) C++
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) C
5 4 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) XPath
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
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