The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 67 88 98
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 22 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.95% 2.08% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 3
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -18.09%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Java Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1072 1222 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.12% 94.36% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1135 947
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Bedfordshire region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +5 16 £44,500 +7.22% 1
Dunstable +3 4 £47,500 -10.37%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) J2EE
3 18 (48.65%) Spring
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) Struts
5 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
6 12 (32.43%) Oracle
7 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
8 9 (24.32%) C++
8 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
9 7 (18.92%) Degree
9 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
9 7 (18.92%) Struts2
9 7 (18.92%) Finance
9 7 (18.92%) JBoss
9 7 (18.92%) XML
10 6 (16.22%) XSL
10 6 (16.22%) XSLT
10 6 (16.22%) Validation
10 6 (16.22%) QMS
10 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
10 6 (16.22%) Marketing
11 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC
11 5 (13.51%) Mule
11 5 (13.51%) Boomi
11 5 (13.51%) MuleSoft
11 5 (13.51%) Mule ESB
11 5 (13.51%) JMS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
2 7 (18.92%) JBoss
3 5 (13.51%) Mule
3 5 (13.51%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) J2EE
2 18 (48.65%) Spring
3 13 (35.14%) Struts
4 7 (18.92%) XML
4 7 (18.92%) Struts2
5 6 (16.22%) XSL
5 6 (16.22%) XSLT
6 5 (13.51%) JMS
6 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
6 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC
7 4 (10.81%) Java EE
7 4 (10.81%) REST
8 3 (8.11%) jQuery
8 3 (8.11%) HTML
8 3 (8.11%) CSS
8 3 (8.11%) JSP
9 2 (5.41%) EJB
9 2 (5.41%) JSF
10 1 (2.70%) Ajax
10 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
3 6 (16.22%) QMS
3 6 (16.22%) Validation
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
8 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
4 9 (24.32%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) MuleSoft
3 3 (8.11%) hybris
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) Sun
5 1 (2.70%) BEA
5 1 (2.70%) OpenText
5 1 (2.70%) Endeca
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 6 days ago