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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 46 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.08% 1.05% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.08% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £46,250 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.47% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
270 186 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.47% 97.38% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 235 166 282
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (42.86%) RUP
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Ada
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Batch
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) Spring Batch
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) RUP
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Ada
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sun