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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 76 78 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.43% 12.46% 6.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.20% 26.17% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 71 29
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 £19,720
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
314 298 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 43.07% 47.60% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 247 243 190
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
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 22 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Swindon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 62 (55.86%) XML
2 61 (54.95%) Oracle
3 60 (54.05%) HTML
4 58 (52.25%) SQL
5 54 (48.65%) CSS
6 51 (45.95%) JavaScript
7 50 (45.05%) Spring
8 47 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (40.54%) Hibernate
10 44 (39.64%) Software Engineering
11 39 (35.14%) Computer Science
12 38 (34.23%) Tomcat
13 37 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 31 (27.93%) UNIX
14 31 (27.93%) Web Services
15 29 (26.13%) OOD
15 29 (26.13%) Scrum
16 28 (25.23%) Finance
17 27 (24.32%) JUnit
17 27 (24.32%) Relational Database
18 25 (22.52%) jQuery
18 25 (22.52%) Process Management
19 24 (21.62%) Apache
19 24 (21.62%) HTML5
19 24 (21.62%) Degree
20 22 (19.82%) Unit Testing
21 21 (18.92%) CSS3
21 21 (18.92%) RDBMS
22 20 (18.02%) Telecoms
22 20 (18.02%) OOA/OOD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (34.23%) Tomcat
2 24 (21.62%) Apache
3 6 (5.41%) NetWeaver
4 4 (3.60%) IIS
4 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.80%) Liferay
7 1 (0.90%) Confluence
7 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.90%) LiveLink
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Office
2 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) FTP
2 4 (3.60%) HTTP
2 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.60%) VPN
2 4 (3.60%) DNS
2 4 (3.60%) SMTP
2 4 (3.60%) DHCP
2 4 (3.60%) Firewall
2 4 (3.60%) LDAP
2 4 (3.60%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.90%) 4G
3 1 (0.90%) LTE
3 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (24.32%) Relational Database
3 21 (18.92%) RDBMS
4 17 (15.32%) DB2
5 16 (14.41%) MySQL
6 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (24.32%) JUnit
2 20 (18.02%) Subversion
3 17 (15.32%) Selenium
4 16 (14.41%) Eclipse
5 14 (12.61%) SoapUI
6 8 (7.21%) TestNG
7 3 (2.70%) Ranorex
7 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.70%) Maven
7 3 (2.70%) Ant
8 1 (0.90%) FishEye
8 1 (0.90%) JIRA
8 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (25.23%) Finance
2 20 (18.02%) Telecoms
3 17 (15.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (60.36%) Developer
2 53 (47.75%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 18 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Junior
8 7 (6.31%) Senior QA Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) QA Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) SAP Basis Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Java Team Leader
9 6 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (55.86%) XML
2 60 (54.05%) HTML
3 54 (48.65%) CSS
4 50 (45.05%) Spring
5 45 (40.54%) Hibernate
6 31 (27.93%) Web Services
7 25 (22.52%) jQuery
8 24 (21.62%) HTML5
9 21 (18.92%) CSS3
10 18 (16.22%) XSD
10 18 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (15.32%) SOAP
12 16 (14.41%) GWT
13 14 (12.61%) REST
14 12 (10.81%) Spring MVC
15 11 (9.91%) J2EE
16 10 (9.01%) .NET
16 10 (9.01%) OSGi
17 6 (5.41%) SAP Basis
17 6 (5.41%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.90%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.93%) UNIX
2 19 (17.12%) Windows
3 5 (4.50%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.64%) Software Engineering
3 29 (26.13%) OOD
3 29 (26.13%) Scrum
4 25 (22.52%) Process Management
5 22 (19.82%) Unit Testing
6 20 (18.02%) OOA/OOD
7 13 (11.71%) MVC
8 12 (10.81%) ITIL
9 11 (9.91%) Software Testing
9 11 (9.91%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.01%) UML
10 10 (9.01%) OO
11 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.21%) CRM
12 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
13 7 (6.31%) Database Tuning
13 7 (6.31%) Use Case
13 7 (6.31%) SOA
14 6 (5.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (52.25%) SQL
2 51 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 19 (17.12%) Shell Script
4 14 (12.61%) C#
5 6 (5.41%) ABAP
6 3 (2.70%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.80%) VB
7 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.90%) AspectJ
8 1 (0.90%) VBA
8 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Degree
2 17 (15.32%) HND
2 17 (15.32%) PhD
3 7 (6.31%) ISEB
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) MOM
1 4 (3.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (3.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (54.95%) Oracle
2 6 (5.41%) SAP
3 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.60%) VMware
5 3 (2.70%) JBoss
5 3 (2.70%) Sun
6 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.90%) Kofax
6 1 (0.90%) Open Text
6 1 (0.90%) IBM
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