The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
North West / Lancashire
Rank 29 19 14
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Java 25 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 6.00% 11.38% 13.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 20.88% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 55
Median salary £58,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,200 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,649 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,575
% change year-on-year - +0.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 250 182 232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 59.95% 54.49% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 242 160 203
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Lancashire

Java
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Java in Lancashire

Java
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Lancashire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Lancashire

Java
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -10 9 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Blackpool - 4 £75,649 -
Chorley -11 1 - - 2
Lancaster - 1 £45,000 - 2
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Java.

1 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
2 47 (70.15%) HTML
3 45 (67.16%) CSS
4 41 (61.19%) SQL
4 41 (61.19%) Spring
5 35 (52.24%) Hibernate
6 34 (50.75%) jQuery
7 26 (38.81%) MVC
8 24 (35.82%) Unit Testing
8 24 (35.82%) Web Development
9 22 (32.84%) Tomcat
10 20 (29.85%) Groovy
10 20 (29.85%) Hadoop
10 20 (29.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (29.85%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (29.85%) Apache Camel
11 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (25.37%) MySQL
13 13 (19.40%) Maven
14 12 (17.91%) Degree
15 11 (16.42%) C#
16 10 (14.93%) .NET
17 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
17 9 (13.43%) SDLC
17 9 (13.43%) Node.js
18 8 (11.94%) Open Source
18 8 (11.94%) JUnit
19 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
19 7 (10.45%) Linux
19 7 (10.45%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (32.84%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.99%) WordPress
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
1 1 (1.49%) OpenCart
1 1 (1.49%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DHCP
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
1 4 (5.97%) IPv4
2 3 (4.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 20 (29.85%) Hadoop
2 17 (25.37%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Maven
2 8 (11.94%) JUnit
3 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.46%) JIRA
5 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.48%) Artifactory
6 3 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.48%) gulp
6 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
6 3 (4.48%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.99%) Selenium
8 1 (1.49%) Ant
8 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.49%) TestRail
8 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.96%) Advertising
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (79.10%) Developer
2 48 (71.64%) Java Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Software Developer
4 23 (34.33%) Java Software Developer
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Developer
6 11 (16.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Junior
8 7 (10.45%) Junior Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Junior Java Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Junior JavaScript Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Junior SQL Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Lead Software Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Development Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (70.15%) HTML
2 45 (67.16%) CSS
3 41 (61.19%) Spring
4 35 (52.24%) Hibernate
5 34 (50.75%) jQuery
6 20 (29.85%) Apache Camel
6 20 (29.85%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (14.93%) .NET
8 9 (13.43%) Node.js
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.46%) HTML5
10 5 (7.46%) J2EE
10 5 (7.46%) RESTful
11 3 (4.48%) Express
11 3 (4.48%) JAX-RS
11 3 (4.48%) LESS
11 3 (4.48%) Sass
11 3 (4.48%) Sequelize
11 3 (4.48%) Spring Boot
11 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.46%) Smart Meter
2 3 (4.48%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Blog
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
3 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) MVC
2 24 (35.82%) Unit Testing
2 24 (35.82%) Web Development
3 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.43%) SDLC
4 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.94%) Open Source
6 6 (8.96%) TDD
7 5 (7.46%) BDD
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) Coaching
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.48%) People Management
9 3 (4.48%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.48%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
2 41 (61.19%) SQL
3 20 (29.85%) Groovy
4 11 (16.42%) C#
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 6 (8.96%) C++
7 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.97%) Python
9 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.49%) C
11 1 (1.49%) Perl
11 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.97%) vCloud
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.97%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) VMware
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.49%) Zend
Lancaster, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chadderton, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Research Councils UK
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago