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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 6.38% - 12.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 19.15% 6.25% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £49,400 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) iSeries
2 11 (68.75%) AS400
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) SAP
2 11 (68.75%) DSDM
2 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (68.75%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (68.75%) DataStage
2 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) EJB
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) JDBC
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) JBoss
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) JMS
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Degree

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (68.75%) DataStage
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Development Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) EJB
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) JDBC
3 3 (18.75%) JMS
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) AS400
1 11 (68.75%) iSeries
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) RIA
3 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) DSDM
2 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) SAP
1 11 (68.75%) Salesforce.com