The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 48 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.89% 1.13% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.18% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Java Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 338 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.30% 95.75% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 314 286 200
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Spring
3 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
4 13 (68.42%) MySQL
5 10 (52.63%) JUnit
5 10 (52.63%) J2EE
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) TDD
5 10 (52.63%) Web Services
5 10 (52.63%) JPA
6 9 (47.37%) OO
7 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
8 7 (36.84%) UML
8 7 (36.84%) Back Office
8 7 (36.84%) Apache Flex
8 7 (36.84%) JBoss Seam
9 6 (31.58%) Online Marketing
9 6 (31.58%) Marketing
10 5 (26.32%) Advertising
11 3 (15.79%) SOAP
11 3 (15.79%) REST
12 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
12 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
12 2 (10.53%) BDD
12 2 (10.53%) Mule ESB
12 2 (10.53%) Maven
12 2 (10.53%) TestNG
12 2 (10.53%) Mule
12 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (10.53%) Mule
1 2 (10.53%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) TestNG
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (36.84%) Back Office
2 6 (31.58%) Marketing
3 5 (26.32%) Advertising
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Spring
2 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) JPA
3 10 (52.63%) J2EE
4 7 (36.84%) Apache Flex
4 7 (36.84%) JBoss Seam
5 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) JSF
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) OO
3 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
4 7 (36.84%) UML
5 6 (31.58%) Online Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Sybase