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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 70 69 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.83% 2.41% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 2.49% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 18
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £51,750 £53,154
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
873 964 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.87% 96.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 785 847 1028
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 -2 12 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Bedford - 1 £30,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (62.22%) J2EE
3 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 24 (53.33%) JBoss
4 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (46.67%) JSP
7 20 (44.44%) Struts
7 20 (44.44%) jQuery
8 19 (42.22%) Web Services
8 19 (42.22%) Web Development
9 18 (40.00%) Ajax
10 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
11 15 (33.33%) EJB
12 14 (31.11%) SQL
12 14 (31.11%) XML
12 14 (31.11%) Spring
13 13 (28.89%) UNIX
13 13 (28.89%) Linux
14 10 (22.22%) Oracle
14 10 (22.22%) Eclipse
14 10 (22.22%) JSF
14 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
14 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
15 9 (20.00%) DB2
15 9 (20.00%) Degree
15 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
16 8 (17.78%) HTML
16 8 (17.78%) JUnit
16 8 (17.78%) WebSphere Application Server

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (53.33%) JBoss
2 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (13.33%) Mule
4 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) DB2
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.67%) MySQL
7 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 8 (17.78%) JUnit
2 8 (17.78%) MyEclipse
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) J2EE
2 21 (46.67%) JSP
3 20 (44.44%) Struts
3 20 (44.44%) jQuery
4 19 (42.22%) Web Services
5 18 (40.00%) Ajax
6 15 (33.33%) EJB
7 14 (31.11%) XML
7 14 (31.11%) Spring
8 10 (22.22%) JSF
9 8 (17.78%) HTML
9 8 (17.78%) Java EE
9 8 (17.78%) ICEfaces
10 6 (13.33%) Spring MVC
11 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
11 5 (11.11%) J2SE
12 2 (4.44%) SOAP
12 2 (4.44%) CSS
13 1 (2.22%) JDBC
13 1 (2.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
1 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) UNIX
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (42.22%) Web Development
4 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (17.78%) OO
5 8 (17.78%) RAD
5 8 (17.78%) Migration
6 7 (15.56%) MVC
7 5 (11.11%) OOP
7 5 (11.11%) Time Management
7 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.22%) SOA
9 1 (2.22%) Scrum
9 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.22%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Groovy
4 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) Sun
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Open Text
4 1 (2.22%) Endeca
4 1 (2.22%) hybris
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