The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 1 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 25.00% 44.44% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 92.31% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £47,500 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.49% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Java
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 37.50% 48.15% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 40
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Westminster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Java
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Java Salary Trend in Westminster

Java
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Westminster

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) SSCP
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) STL
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Linux+ Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) GIAC
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 (42.86%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Principal Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Principal Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) STL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
1 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
1 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) GIAC
1 3 (42.86%) Linux+ Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) SANS
1 3 (42.86%) SSCP
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA