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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 75 87 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 1 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.33% 0.11% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 0.11% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 41
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1125 899 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.90% 94.63% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 944 823 887
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Bedford - 7 £30,000 -
Dunstable - 6 £39,750 -
Luton - 6 £40,000 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (62.90%) JSP
3 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
5 26 (41.94%) EJB
6 25 (40.32%) J2EE
6 25 (40.32%) JBoss
7 24 (38.71%) Struts
7 24 (38.71%) Web Services
7 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (38.71%) Retail
7 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
8 23 (37.10%) Ajax
8 23 (37.10%) Web Development
8 23 (37.10%) jQuery
9 20 (32.26%) Linux
10 19 (30.65%) XML
10 19 (30.65%) Banking
11 18 (29.03%) Time Management
12 17 (27.42%) UNIX
13 16 (25.81%) OOP
13 16 (25.81%) Software Architecture
14 15 (24.19%) DB2
15 14 (22.58%) OO
15 14 (22.58%) J2SE
15 14 (22.58%) JSF
15 14 (22.58%) Migration
15 14 (22.58%) ICEfaces
15 14 (22.58%) Relational Database
15 14 (22.58%) Java EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (17.74%) WebSphere
2 10 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) ColdFusion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) DB2
3 14 (22.58%) Relational Database
4 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) MySQL
7 1 (1.61%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Eclipse
1 10 (16.13%) MyEclipse
2 9 (14.52%) JUnit
3 2 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 24 (38.71%) Retail
2 19 (30.65%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (62.90%) JSP
2 26 (41.94%) EJB
3 25 (40.32%) J2EE
4 24 (38.71%) Struts
4 24 (38.71%) Web Services
5 23 (37.10%) Ajax
5 23 (37.10%) jQuery
6 19 (30.65%) XML
7 14 (22.58%) Java EE
7 14 (22.58%) J2SE
7 14 (22.58%) ICEfaces
7 14 (22.58%) JSF
8 9 (14.52%) STL
8 9 (14.52%) MFC
8 9 (14.52%) HTML
9 7 (11.29%) Spring
10 5 (8.06%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.84%) Servlets
11 3 (4.84%) XSL
11 3 (4.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
1 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.06%) EMV
3 3 (4.84%) EFT
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Linux
2 17 (27.42%) UNIX
3 4 (6.45%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 23 (37.10%) Web Development
3 18 (29.03%) Time Management
4 16 (25.81%) Software Architecture
4 16 (25.81%) OOP
5 14 (22.58%) OO
5 14 (22.58%) Migration
6 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.13%) RAD
8 5 (8.06%) Analytics
9 4 (6.45%) ETL
9 4 (6.45%) MVC
10 3 (4.84%) Project Management
10 3 (4.84%) Release Management
11 2 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (3.23%) Software Testing
12 1 (1.61%) Functional Testing
12 1 (1.61%) UML
12 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 9 (14.52%) C++
5 3 (4.84%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 9 (14.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) JBoss
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) Sun
4 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.45%) Sunopsis
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago