The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 37.14% 2.70% 35.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 92.86% 14.29% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 4
Average salary £77,500 £50,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 40.00% 18.92% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 6
Average salary £77,500 £67,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% +31.70%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Java
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Java Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Java
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 11 (84.62%) Oracle
1 11 (84.62%) SAP
1 11 (84.62%) DSDM
1 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (84.62%) DataStage
1 11 (84.62%) AS400
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) iSeries
1 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (84.62%) DataStage
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Development Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) AS400
1 11 (84.62%) iSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) DSDM
1 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
1 11 (84.62%) SAP
1 11 (84.62%) Salesforce.com