The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 24 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 61 82 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.83% 12.89% 5.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.48% 27.52% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 75 25
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £19,610
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Java
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
284 298 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 41.10% 46.86% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 225 246 178
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Java
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Java Salary Trend in Swindon

Java
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Swindon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 59 (54.63%) XML
2 58 (53.70%) Oracle
3 57 (52.78%) HTML
4 55 (50.93%) SQL
5 51 (47.22%) CSS
6 48 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 46 (42.59%) Spring
8 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (39.81%) Software Engineering
10 41 (37.96%) Hibernate
11 40 (37.04%) Computer Science
12 35 (32.41%) SQL Server
13 34 (31.48%) Tomcat
14 31 (28.70%) UNIX
15 29 (26.85%) Scrum
16 28 (25.93%) Web Services
17 27 (25.00%) OOD
17 27 (25.00%) Finance
18 26 (24.07%) Degree
19 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
19 25 (23.15%) Process Management
20 23 (21.30%) JUnit
20 23 (21.30%) HTML5
20 23 (21.30%) jQuery
21 22 (20.37%) Apache
22 21 (19.44%) Telecoms
22 21 (19.44%) CSS3
22 21 (19.44%) Subversion
23 20 (18.52%) Unit Testing
23 20 (18.52%) OOA/OOD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 34 (31.48%) Tomcat
2 22 (20.37%) Apache
3 6 (5.56%) NetWeaver
4 4 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.85%) Liferay
6 1 (0.93%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Office
2 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) FTP
2 4 (3.70%) Wireshark
2 4 (3.70%) SMTP
2 4 (3.70%) DHCP
2 4 (3.70%) LDAP
2 4 (3.70%) Firewall
2 4 (3.70%) HTTP
2 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.70%) VPN
2 4 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
3 1 (0.93%) 4G
3 1 (0.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.41%) SQL Server
2 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
3 19 (17.59%) RDBMS
4 17 (15.74%) DB2
5 15 (13.89%) MySQL
6 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (21.30%) JUnit
2 21 (19.44%) Subversion
3 16 (14.81%) Eclipse
4 15 (13.89%) Selenium
5 14 (12.96%) SoapUI
6 8 (7.41%) TestNG
7 3 (2.78%) Ranorex
7 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.85%) Maven
8 2 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (1.85%) Ant
9 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.93%) FishEye
9 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 27 (25.00%) Finance
2 21 (19.44%) Telecoms
3 17 (15.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.70%) Banking
5 3 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (58.33%) Developer
2 49 (45.37%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.44%) Senior Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (12.04%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Junior
8 7 (6.48%) Senior QA Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) QA Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) SAP Basis Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Technical Support
11 4 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (54.63%) XML
2 57 (52.78%) HTML
3 51 (47.22%) CSS
4 46 (42.59%) Spring
5 41 (37.96%) Hibernate
6 28 (25.93%) Web Services
7 23 (21.30%) HTML5
7 23 (21.30%) jQuery
8 21 (19.44%) CSS3
9 18 (16.67%) XSD
9 18 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (14.81%) SOAP
10 16 (14.81%) GWT
11 12 (11.11%) REST
12 11 (10.19%) Spring MVC
12 11 (10.19%) .NET
13 10 (9.26%) OSGi
14 9 (8.33%) J2EE
15 6 (5.56%) SAP Basis
15 6 (5.56%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.93%) RIA
4 1 (0.93%) Open Source
4 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.70%) UNIX
2 19 (17.59%) Windows
3 3 (2.78%) Linux
4 2 (1.85%) Android
4 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.81%) Software Engineering
3 29 (26.85%) Scrum
4 27 (25.00%) OOD
5 25 (23.15%) Process Management
6 20 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 20 (18.52%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (13.89%) MVC
8 12 (11.11%) ITIL
9 11 (10.19%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
9 11 (10.19%) UML
10 9 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 8 (7.41%) CRM
11 8 (7.41%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.41%) OO
12 7 (6.48%) Database Tuning
12 7 (6.48%) Use Case
12 7 (6.48%) SOA
13 6 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.93%) SQL
2 48 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.74%) Shell Script
4 15 (13.89%) C#
5 6 (5.56%) ABAP
6 4 (3.70%) C++
7 2 (1.85%) PHP
7 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.85%) VB
7 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.93%) VBA
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
8 1 (0.93%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 26 (24.07%) Degree
2 17 (15.74%) HND
2 17 (15.74%) PhD
3 7 (6.48%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.96%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) SCCM
1 4 (3.70%) MOM
1 4 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (53.70%) Oracle
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) SAP
3 4 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe
4 1 (0.93%) Sun
4 1 (0.93%) IBM
4 1 (0.93%) Kofax
4 1 (0.93%) Open Text
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
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