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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 28.57% 15.79% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.54% 30.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,795
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.94%
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
13 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 46.43% 52.63% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 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 13 (76.47%) Spring
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) J2EE
2 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
2 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
3 8 (47.06%) Open Source
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Struts
4 7 (41.18%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) JSP
5 6 (35.29%) REST
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (35.29%) JSON
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Ruby
6 5 (29.41%) Ajax
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Apache
6 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
6 5 (29.41%) SOA
6 5 (29.41%) VMware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
2 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
3 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) Redis
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (5.88%) DB2
6 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Mockito
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) TestNG
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Games
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
1 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (29.41%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior J2EE Architect
4 4 (23.53%) J2EE Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Java Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) Spring
2 9 (52.94%) J2EE
2 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
3 7 (41.18%) Struts
3 7 (41.18%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) JSP
4 6 (35.29%) REST
4 6 (35.29%) JSON
5 5 (29.41%) Ajax
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) JSTL
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) JPA
6 4 (23.53%) WebWork
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) Servlets
7 3 (17.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Content Management
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) RUP
6 2 (11.76%) DSDM
6 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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