Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 179 163 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 16.17% 12.07% 18.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.96% 23.29% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 157 130 317
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +26.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,175 £21,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +18.75% +6.67%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 618 700 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 55.83% 51.81% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 535 528 740
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,850 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £57,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Northamptonshire

Java
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Northamptonshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Northamptonshire

Java
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 87 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Corby - 31 £57,500 - 7
Wellingborough +11 16 £26,500 +1.92% 3
Towcester - 6 £35,000 - 1
Kettering - 1 - - 3
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 80 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.58%) Banking
3 43 (24.02%) SQL
4 42 (23.46%) Scrum
5 40 (22.35%) Spring
6 38 (21.23%) Finance
6 38 (21.23%) Linux
7 37 (20.67%) E-Commerce
7 37 (20.67%) Computer Science
8 36 (20.11%) Degree
9 33 (18.44%) Java EE
9 33 (18.44%) SDLC
10 31 (17.32%) NoSQL
10 31 (17.32%) Git (software)
11 30 (16.76%) Software Engineering
11 30 (16.76%) OLTP
11 30 (16.76%) MongoDB
12 29 (16.20%) Hibernate
13 28 (15.64%) Machine Learning
14 26 (14.53%) Test Automation
15 25 (13.97%) JBoss
15 25 (13.97%) HTML
15 25 (13.97%) Oracle
16 24 (13.41%) C++
16 24 (13.41%) JIRA
17 23 (12.85%) Tomcat
17 23 (12.85%) Python
17 23 (12.85%) Computer Science Degree
18 22 (12.29%) JavaScript
19 21 (11.73%) Elasticsearch

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 25 (13.97%) JBoss
2 23 (12.85%) Tomcat
3 21 (11.73%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.47%) Confluence
5 7 (3.91%) IBM Notes
6 6 (3.35%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.79%) Apache
8 2 (1.12%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.56%) SAS
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.70%) GitHub
3 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.56%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.26%) Internet
2 7 (3.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.91%) Wireless
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.32%) NoSQL
2 30 (16.76%) MongoDB
2 30 (16.76%) OLTP
3 18 (10.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.59%) MySQL
5 9 (5.03%) OLAP
5 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.23%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.12%) Big Data
9 2 (1.12%) Endeca
9 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 31 (17.32%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.41%) JIRA
3 20 (11.17%) Selenium
4 17 (9.50%) Cucumber
4 17 (9.50%) JUnit
5 16 (8.94%) Subversion
6 12 (6.70%) Visual Studio
7 10 (5.59%) Maven
8 8 (4.47%) WebDriver
9 7 (3.91%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.35%) TestRail
10 6 (3.35%) VersionOne
11 4 (2.23%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.23%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (2.23%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.12%) TestNG
13 1 (0.56%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 44 (24.58%) Banking
2 38 (21.23%) Finance
3 17 (9.50%) Retail
4 14 (7.82%) Electronics
4 14 (7.82%) Retail Banking
5 12 (6.70%) Games
6 10 (5.59%) Front Office
7 7 (3.91%) Investment Banking
8 6 (3.35%) Law
9 4 (2.23%) Advertising
10 2 (1.12%) Marketing
11 1 (0.56%) Billing
11 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (52.51%) Developer
2 57 (31.84%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.17%) Architect
3 20 (11.17%) Graduate
4 19 (10.61%) Graduate Developer
5 17 (9.50%) Junior
5 17 (9.50%) Junior Developer
5 17 (9.50%) Test Engineer
6 15 (8.38%) Software Engineer
7 14 (7.82%) C++ Developer
7 14 (7.82%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.82%) Test Automation Engineer
8 13 (7.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (7.26%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 13 (7.26%) Java Engineer
8 13 (7.26%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.70%) C++ Software Developer
9 12 (6.70%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (6.70%) Graduate Software Developer
9 12 (6.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.35%) Spring
2 33 (18.44%) Java EE
3 29 (16.20%) Hibernate
4 25 (13.97%) HTML
5 17 (9.50%) Web Services
6 16 (8.94%) CSS
7 11 (6.15%) J2EE
8 10 (5.59%) SOAP
9 9 (5.03%) RESTful
10 8 (4.47%) HTML5
10 8 (4.47%) jQuery
10 8 (4.47%) XML
11 7 (3.91%) CSS3
11 7 (3.91%) REST
12 6 (3.35%) JMS
13 5 (2.79%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (2.79%) JSON
13 5 (2.79%) Middleware
14 4 (2.23%) LAPP Stack
14 4 (2.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.67%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.70%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.59%) Driving Licence
4 10 (5.59%) Wiki
5 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.35%) User Experience
6 4 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.68%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.56%) Fintech
8 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.23%) Linux
2 18 (10.06%) Unix
2 18 (10.06%) Windows
3 12 (6.70%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (3.91%) Mac OS
4 7 (3.91%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.91%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.23%) Android
5 4 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.46%) Scrum
3 37 (20.67%) E-Commerce
4 33 (18.44%) SDLC
5 30 (16.76%) Software Engineering
6 28 (15.64%) Machine Learning
7 26 (14.53%) Test Automation
8 21 (11.73%) Mentoring
9 19 (10.61%) OO
10 16 (8.94%) Mathematics
10 16 (8.94%) Physics
11 15 (8.38%) ITIL
11 15 (8.38%) OOP
11 15 (8.38%) Web Development
12 14 (7.82%) BDD
12 14 (7.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (7.82%) Microservices
13 13 (7.26%) Computer Vision
13 13 (7.26%) DevOps
13 13 (7.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.02%) SQL
2 24 (13.41%) C++
3 23 (12.85%) Python
4 22 (12.29%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.06%) C#
6 9 (5.03%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.47%) Scala
8 6 (3.35%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.79%) ES6
9 5 (2.79%) PHP
9 5 (2.79%) Ruby
10 2 (1.12%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.56%) C
11 1 (0.56%) COBOL
11 1 (0.56%) R
11 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (20.11%) Degree
2 23 (12.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.70%) PhD
4 3 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) SLA
2 6 (3.35%) QA
3 3 (1.68%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) GCP
4 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) Docker
2 4 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (6.70%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Kibana
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (13.97%) Oracle
2 7 (3.91%) Dell
2 7 (3.91%) HP
2 7 (3.91%) Lotus
3 5 (2.79%) Google
4 4 (2.23%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.23%) IBM
4 4 (2.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.68%) Teradata
6 2 (1.12%) hybris
6 2 (1.12%) Perforce
6 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) Capita
7 1 (0.56%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.56%) Informatica
7 1 (0.56%) MapR
7 1 (0.56%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) Tableau
7 1 (0.56%) Talend