The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 19 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.33% 0.91% 7.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% 1.89% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 12
Median salary £40,000 £75,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +105.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £75,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
Java
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 45.00% 48.18% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 58
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Java
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Java Salary Trend in Wakefield

Java
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for Java.

1 13 (81.25%) C++
1 13 (81.25%) JSON
2 12 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (68.75%) SOAP
4 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 10 (62.50%) C
5 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) J2EE
5 9 (56.25%) MySQL
5 9 (56.25%) XSD
5 9 (56.25%) Struts
5 9 (56.25%) Ant
5 9 (56.25%) JDBC
5 9 (56.25%) JSP
5 9 (56.25%) UML
5 9 (56.25%) JBoss
5 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
5 9 (56.25%) JMS
5 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
5 9 (56.25%) RDBMS
5 9 (56.25%) Unix
5 9 (56.25%) iBATIS
5 9 (56.25%) Ajax
5 9 (56.25%) Google
5 9 (56.25%) Web 2.0
5 9 (56.25%) Java SE
5 9 (56.25%) Java EE
5 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) Groovy

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) JBoss
1 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Ant
1 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
1 9 (56.25%) Hudson
1 9 (56.25%) Maven
1 9 (56.25%) MyEclipse
1 9 (56.25%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Release Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) JSON
2 12 (75.00%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) SOAP
4 10 (62.50%) Web Services
5 9 (56.25%) Ajax
5 9 (56.25%) DHTMLX
5 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
5 9 (56.25%) iBATIS
5 9 (56.25%) Java EE
5 9 (56.25%) Java SE
5 9 (56.25%) JMS
5 9 (56.25%) JPA
5 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) JSF
5 9 (56.25%) MyBatis
5 9 (56.25%) PrimeFaces
5 9 (56.25%) RichFaces
5 9 (56.25%) Spring
5 9 (56.25%) Struts
5 9 (56.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Web 2.0
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Mac OS
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) UML
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Process Management
4 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) C
3 9 (56.25%) Groovy
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Google
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Verint