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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.02% 11.71% 9.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 29.89% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 7
Average salary £75,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
44 87 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 44.90% 39.19% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 57
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle