The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 5.88% 18.31% 16.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.78% 26.00% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 15
Median salary £24,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

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 Preston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 90 50 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 75.63% 70.42% 71.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 46 45
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,300 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Java
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Java in Preston

Java
Salary Histogram in Preston

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

Salary histogram for Java in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Preston region with a requirement for Java.

1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) MySQL
4 10 (47.62%) Spring
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) JIRA
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) J2EE
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (19.05%) HTML5
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) PHP
8 4 (19.05%) HTTP
8 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (19.05%) MVC
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
9 3 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
9 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) jQuery

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) OpenEdge
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) GIS
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) TestRail
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Junior
3 7 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Junior SQL Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Development Manager
7 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate Java Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate Python Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Python Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) J2EE
6 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) SOAP
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) JMS
9 1 (4.76%) Laravel
9 1 (4.76%) OpenID
9 1 (4.76%) REST
9 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) People Management
4 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
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