The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 30 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.76% 1.10% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.38% 1.65% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
122 182 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 64.55% 66.91% 68.38%
Number of salaries quoted 112 137 87
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Java Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Selenium
3 10 (34.48%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) .NET
5 8 (27.59%) PHP
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
7 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.24%) C
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.24%) VBScript
8 5 (17.24%) VB
8 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
8 5 (17.24%) C++
8 5 (17.24%) VB6
9 4 (13.79%) Objective-C
9 4 (13.79%) Middleware
9 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
9 4 (13.79%) Apache Flex
9 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 3 (10.34%) Erlang
10 3 (10.34%) Functional Programming
10 3 (10.34%) Open Source
10 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Low Latency

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (10.34%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) AccuRev
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Test Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Product Owner
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Flex
2 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) MXML
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) XSD
5 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Blog
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
2 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.34%) Functional Programming
4 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Low Latency
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) People Management
5 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Business Development
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) C
4 5 (17.24%) VBScript
4 5 (17.24%) VB
4 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.24%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) VB6
5 4 (13.79%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.34%) Erlang
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.90%) Clojure
7 2 (6.90%) F#
7 2 (6.90%) Scala
8 1 (3.45%) Haskell
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) ABAP
8 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft