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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 66 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.63% 2.11% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.18% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
873 963 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.89% 96.98% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 732 861 1070
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 0 9 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Bedford +13 1 £30,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £50,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) JBoss
3 23 (57.50%) J2EE
4 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 17 (42.50%) jQuery
7 16 (40.00%) Web Development
7 16 (40.00%) Struts
8 15 (37.50%) Web Services
8 15 (37.50%) JSP
8 15 (37.50%) Ajax
9 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
9 13 (32.50%) UNIX
10 12 (30.00%) SQL
10 12 (30.00%) Spring
11 11 (27.50%) Linux
11 11 (27.50%) XML
12 10 (25.00%) Oracle
12 10 (25.00%) Eclipse
12 10 (25.00%) JSF
12 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
12 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 9 (22.50%) DB2
14 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (20.00%) EJB
14 8 (20.00%) HTML
14 8 (20.00%) RAD
14 8 (20.00%) Java EE
14 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 24 (60.00%) JBoss
2 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (15.00%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (22.50%) DB2
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.50%) MySQL
7 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (20.00%) MyEclipse
3 5 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) J2EE
2 17 (42.50%) jQuery
3 16 (40.00%) Struts
4 15 (37.50%) Web Services
4 15 (37.50%) JSP
4 15 (37.50%) Ajax
5 12 (30.00%) Spring
6 11 (27.50%) XML
7 10 (25.00%) JSF
8 8 (20.00%) EJB
8 8 (20.00%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) Java EE
8 8 (20.00%) ICEfaces
9 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.00%) CSS
11 2 (5.00%) J2SE
11 2 (5.00%) SOAP
12 1 (2.50%) JMS
12 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) UNIX
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (40.00%) Web Development
3 8 (20.00%) RAD
3 8 (20.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (15.00%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (2.50%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Scrum
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.50%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Sun Certification
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Sun
3 3 (7.50%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Endeca
5 1 (2.50%) Open Text
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago