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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 34 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 43 73 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.47% 11.61% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.00% 25.09% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 66 28
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
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
253 291 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 38.05% 46.26% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 207 247 173
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,700 £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 24 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Swindon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 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 62 (55.36%) Oracle
2 60 (53.57%) SQL
3 59 (52.68%) HTML
4 56 (50.00%) XML
5 50 (44.64%) CSS
6 49 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (37.50%) Spring
9 40 (35.71%) Software Engineering
10 39 (34.82%) Computer Science
11 37 (33.04%) Hibernate
11 37 (33.04%) SQL Server
12 32 (28.57%) Tomcat
13 31 (27.68%) Scrum
14 30 (26.79%) UNIX
15 28 (25.00%) OOD
15 28 (25.00%) Finance
16 26 (23.21%) Web Services
16 26 (23.21%) Degree
17 25 (22.32%) Process Management
18 24 (21.43%) jQuery
19 23 (20.54%) Relational Database
20 22 (19.64%) Telecoms
20 22 (19.64%) HTML5
21 21 (18.75%) CSS3
21 21 (18.75%) Subversion
21 21 (18.75%) JUnit
21 21 (18.75%) Apache
22 20 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
23 19 (16.96%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 32 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 21 (18.75%) Apache
3 9 (8.04%) NetWeaver
4 4 (3.57%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) Liferay
6 1 (0.89%) Confluence
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.89%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.89%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.89%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) MS Office
2 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.89%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) SaaS
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) FTP
2 4 (3.57%) HTTP
2 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.57%) VPN
2 4 (3.57%) DNS
2 4 (3.57%) LDAP
2 4 (3.57%) SMTP
2 4 (3.57%) DHCP
2 4 (3.57%) Firewall
2 4 (3.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.54%) Relational Database
3 17 (15.18%) DB2
3 17 (15.18%) RDBMS
4 14 (12.50%) MySQL
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (18.75%) JUnit
1 21 (18.75%) Subversion
2 14 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 14 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 14 (12.50%) Selenium
3 8 (7.14%) TestNG
4 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.68%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.89%) Ant
5 1 (0.89%) FishEye
5 1 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.89%) Maven
5 1 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (25.00%) Finance
2 22 (19.64%) Telecoms
3 16 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (6.25%) Banking
4 7 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (56.25%) Developer
2 45 (40.18%) Java Developer
3 23 (20.54%) Senior Developer
4 18 (16.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) SAP Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Junior
8 6 (5.36%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.36%) Java Team Leader
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (52.68%) HTML
2 56 (50.00%) XML
3 50 (44.64%) CSS
4 42 (37.50%) Spring
5 37 (33.04%) Hibernate
6 26 (23.21%) Web Services
7 24 (21.43%) jQuery
8 22 (19.64%) HTML5
9 21 (18.75%) CSS3
10 18 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (15.18%) XSD
11 17 (15.18%) SOAP
12 16 (14.29%) .NET
12 16 (14.29%) GWT
13 11 (9.82%) REST
14 10 (8.93%) Spring MVC
15 9 (8.04%) SAP Smart Forms
15 9 (8.04%) SAP Basis
15 9 (8.04%) J2EE
15 9 (8.04%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 39 (34.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.89%) Replication
4 1 (0.89%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.89%) RIA
4 1 (0.89%) Open Source
4 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.79%) UNIX
2 18 (16.07%) Windows
3 2 (1.79%) Android
3 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 31 (27.68%) Scrum
4 28 (25.00%) OOD
5 25 (22.32%) Process Management
6 20 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
7 19 (16.96%) Unit Testing
8 18 (16.07%) MVC
9 16 (14.29%) ITIL
10 13 (11.61%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.71%) CRM
12 11 (9.82%) Software Testing
12 11 (9.82%) Test Automation
13 10 (8.93%) OO
13 10 (8.93%) UML
14 9 (8.04%) Change Management
14 9 (8.04%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (7.14%) Data Modelling
16 7 (6.25%) SOA
16 7 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) SQL
2 49 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.96%) C#
4 16 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 9 (8.04%) ABAP
6 3 (2.68%) C++
7 2 (1.79%) PHP
7 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.79%) VB
7 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.89%) VBScript
8 1 (0.89%) VBA
8 1 (0.89%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Degree
2 16 (14.29%) HND
2 16 (14.29%) PhD
3 7 (6.25%) ISEB
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) MOM
1 4 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (55.36%) Oracle
2 9 (8.04%) SAP
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.89%) IBM
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe
5 1 (0.89%) Kofax
5 1 (0.89%) Open Text
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum - Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Share, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Share options
Posted: 7 days ago