The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.25% 9.01% 13.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.18% 13.51% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 12
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 74 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 37.82% 66.67% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 73 63
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 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 19 (90.48%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) jQuery
3 10 (47.62%) iBATIS
3 10 (47.62%) Web 2.0
3 10 (47.62%) Java SE
3 10 (47.62%) Java EE
3 10 (47.62%) JSON
3 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
3 10 (47.62%) Subversion
3 10 (47.62%) Spring
3 10 (47.62%) JSF
3 10 (47.62%) Maven
3 10 (47.62%) Ajax
3 10 (47.62%) Google
3 10 (47.62%) C
3 10 (47.62%) JDBC
3 10 (47.62%) JSP
3 10 (47.62%) SOAP
3 10 (47.62%) Struts
3 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) XSD
3 10 (47.62%) JMS
3 10 (47.62%) Eclipse
3 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
3 10 (47.62%) J2EE
3 10 (47.62%) MySQL
3 10 (47.62%) Ant
3 10 (47.62%) UNIX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
1 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
1 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Eclipse
1 10 (47.62%) Subversion
1 10 (47.62%) Maven
1 10 (47.62%) MyEclipse
1 10 (47.62%) Hudson
1 10 (47.62%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Java Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 4 (19.05%) C++ Programmer
5 4 (19.05%) Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) jQuery
2 10 (47.62%) JPA
2 10 (47.62%) RichFaces
2 10 (47.62%) MyBatis
2 10 (47.62%) PrimeFaces
2 10 (47.62%) JDBC
2 10 (47.62%) JSP
2 10 (47.62%) SOAP
2 10 (47.62%) Struts
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 10 (47.62%) XML
2 10 (47.62%) XSD
2 10 (47.62%) JMS
2 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
2 10 (47.62%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) JSF
2 10 (47.62%) Ajax
2 10 (47.62%) J2EE
2 10 (47.62%) Java SE
2 10 (47.62%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.76%) Blog
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) UNIX
1 10 (47.62%) Mac OS
2 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 4 (19.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) UML
2 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Release Management
4 5 (23.81%) Software Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) C
3 10 (47.62%) Groovy
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 5 (23.81%) X++
6 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
7 2 (9.52%) VB
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) JBoss
1 10 (47.62%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) EPiServer
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