The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 4.76% 17.65% 27.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 26.09% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +128.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Somerset

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

Programming Languages Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 61.90% 67.65% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Java
Salary Trend in Street

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

Java Salary Trend in Street

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell