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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 2 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 38.10% 4.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
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
18 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 85.71% 56.82% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 6
Average salary £30,250 £34,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.02% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £72,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (85.00%) Mercurial
2 17 (85.00%) Ant
2 17 (85.00%) Python
2 17 (85.00%) Release Management
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) C++
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (25.00%) Maven
5 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Perl
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Apache
5 5 (25.00%) Swing
5 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Groovy
5 5 (25.00%) Gradle
5 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) Intranet
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) Advertising

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (85.00%) Mercurial
1 17 (85.00%) Ant
2 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 5 (25.00%) Gradle
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Swing
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Release Management
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree