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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank - 4 6
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster - 28.57% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 61.54% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 90.00% 46.43% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 10
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Swing
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Ant
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Release Management
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
1 5 (83.33%) Gradle
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Ant
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
1 5 (83.33%) Gradle
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Behat
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
1 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Swing
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) PHP5
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian