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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 33.33% 12.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.73% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
11 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 45.83% 60.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 5
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +55.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Release Management
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Mercurial
5 6 (37.50%) Ant
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
7 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (25.00%) OOD
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Mercurial
2 6 (37.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) Behat
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 4 (25.00%) REST
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) JSP
5 2 (12.50%) Servlets
5 2 (12.50%) Struts
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (6.25%) Flash
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) Symfony
6 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Release Management
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) OOD
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) RUP
8 2 (12.50%) DSDM
8 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (6.25%) Workflow
9 1 (6.25%) CRM
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) Golang
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) VMware
1 1 (6.25%) Zend
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian