The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.50% 13.33% 9.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.42% 35.90% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 11
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
111 39 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 49.12% 37.14% 67.23%
Number of salaries quoted 95 37 73
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £20,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 51 (89.47%) C++
2 50 (87.72%) Android
3 43 (75.44%) Games
3 43 (75.44%) Apple iOS
4 42 (73.68%) Objective-C
5 21 (36.84%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.04%) jQuery
7 7 (12.28%) J2EE
7 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
7 7 (12.28%) Android Development
8 6 (10.53%) C
8 6 (10.53%) MySQL
8 6 (10.53%) JUnit
8 6 (10.53%) JSP
8 6 (10.53%) SOAP
8 6 (10.53%) Web Services
8 6 (10.53%) XML
8 6 (10.53%) XSD
8 6 (10.53%) XSLT
8 6 (10.53%) Linux
8 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
8 6 (10.53%) Firmware
8 6 (10.53%) JSF
8 6 (10.53%) Maven
8 6 (10.53%) Web Development
8 6 (10.53%) Java EE
8 6 (10.53%) JSON
8 6 (10.53%) Ext JS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.51%) WordPress
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) CICS
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) MySQL
1 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.26%) DB2
3 2 (3.51%) Adabas
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) JUnit
1 6 (10.53%) Maven
1 6 (10.53%) Hudson
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (75.44%) Games
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (78.95%) Programmer
2 42 (73.68%) C++ Programmer
3 22 (38.60%) Senior Programmer
4 21 (36.84%) Senior C++ Programmer
5 14 (24.56%) Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
7 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
8 6 (10.53%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
10 2 (3.51%) COBOL Programmer
10 2 (3.51%) CICS Programmer
10 2 (3.51%) DB2 Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) jQuery
2 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
2 7 (12.28%) J2EE
3 6 (10.53%) JSP
3 6 (10.53%) SOAP
3 6 (10.53%) Web Services
3 6 (10.53%) XML
3 6 (10.53%) XSD
3 6 (10.53%) XSLT
3 6 (10.53%) JSF
3 6 (10.53%) Ext JS
3 6 (10.53%) RESTful
3 6 (10.53%) Java EE
3 6 (10.53%) JSON
3 6 (10.53%) MyBatis
4 5 (8.77%) .NET
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.51%) CSS
6 2 (3.51%) HTML
6 2 (3.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.51%) VSAM
2 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Blog
2 1 (1.75%) Open Source
2 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (87.72%) Android
2 43 (75.44%) Apple iOS
3 6 (10.53%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 7 (12.28%) Android Development
3 6 (10.53%) Web Development
4 4 (7.02%) MVC
4 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.51%) Release Management
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL
6 1 (1.75%) UML
6 1 (1.75%) OO
6 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.75%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.75%) Online Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (89.47%) C++
2 42 (73.68%) Objective-C
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) C
5 4 (7.02%) C#
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 3 (5.26%) COBOL
7 2 (3.51%) VB
7 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) NATURAL
7 2 (3.51%) JCL
8 1 (1.75%) X++
8 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
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