The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 64 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.82% 4.08% 4.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 4.12% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 28
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
823 1213 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.71% 99.10% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 688 1041 600
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Brighton

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 57 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (77.19%) Spring
3 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (61.40%) Hibernate
4 29 (50.88%) Linux
5 25 (43.86%) Java EE
5 25 (43.86%) Spring MVC
6 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 23 (40.35%) J2EE
8 22 (38.60%) HTML
9 20 (35.09%) jQuery
10 19 (33.33%) CSS
10 19 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (29.82%) Subversion
12 16 (28.07%) MVC
12 16 (28.07%) XML
13 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
14 14 (24.56%) Struts
14 14 (24.56%) SQL
14 14 (24.56%) JUnit
15 13 (22.81%) MySQL
15 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
15 13 (22.81%) TDD
15 13 (22.81%) Jetty
16 12 (21.05%) JPA
16 12 (21.05%) Maven
16 12 (21.05%) Finance
17 11 (19.30%) SOAP
17 11 (19.30%) UNIX
17 11 (19.30%) Oracle

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
1 13 (22.81%) Jetty
2 11 (19.30%) WebSphere
3 7 (12.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (22.81%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) SQLite
4 2 (3.51%) HBase
4 2 (3.51%) MarkLogic
4 2 (3.51%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Subversion
2 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 14 (24.56%) JUnit
4 12 (21.05%) Maven
5 11 (19.30%) Ant
5 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.53%) jMock
7 3 (5.26%) Selenium
8 2 (3.51%) Mockito
9 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) Spring
2 35 (61.40%) Hibernate
3 25 (43.86%) Java EE
3 25 (43.86%) Spring MVC
4 23 (40.35%) J2EE
5 22 (38.60%) HTML
6 20 (35.09%) jQuery
7 19 (33.33%) CSS
8 16 (28.07%) XML
9 14 (24.56%) Struts
10 12 (21.05%) JPA
11 11 (19.30%) SOAP
12 10 (17.54%) Web Services
13 8 (14.04%) JMS
14 7 (12.28%) Django
15 4 (7.02%) REST
15 4 (7.02%) Servlets
16 3 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
17 2 (3.51%) Cocoon
17 2 (3.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.51%) Social Media
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) MVC
3 13 (22.81%) TDD
4 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
4 6 (10.53%) User Stories
5 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.02%) SDLC
5 4 (7.02%) Scrum
6 3 (5.26%) OO
6 3 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (3.51%) Web Development
7 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.51%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Testing
8 1 (1.75%) Data Transformation
8 1 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.75%) Refactoring
8 1 (1.75%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.56%) SQL
4 10 (17.54%) Perl
5 9 (15.79%) Ruby
5 9 (15.79%) Groovy
5 9 (15.79%) Scala
6 8 (14.04%) XPath
6 8 (14.04%) XQuery
7 7 (12.28%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle
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