The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 87 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 17.33% 19.51% 16.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.25% 30.15% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 60
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
308 262 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 61.35% 64.69% 67.93%
Number of salaries quoted 264 241 238
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Java
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Java Salary Trend in Devon

Java
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Devon

Java
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 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
Exeter +6 30 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Plymouth -6 30 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Barnstaple -2 11 £34,500 -6.75% 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 73 (58.87%) HTML
2 70 (56.45%) JavaScript
3 64 (51.61%) CSS
4 58 (46.77%) jQuery
5 48 (38.71%) C#
6 47 (37.90%) Web Services
7 46 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (31.45%) XHTML
9 37 (29.84%) Spring
10 35 (28.23%) ColdFusion
11 33 (26.61%) .NET
12 31 (25.00%) XML
12 31 (25.00%) JSF
12 31 (25.00%) Content Management
13 25 (20.16%) TDD
14 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
15 23 (18.55%) hybris
15 23 (18.55%) SQL
15 23 (18.55%) OOD
16 19 (15.32%) Mathematics
17 18 (14.52%) C++
17 18 (14.52%) OOP
17 18 (14.52%) Advertising
17 18 (14.52%) Scrum
18 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
18 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
19 16 (12.90%) Linux
19 16 (12.90%) Pair Programming
20 15 (12.10%) Oracle
20 15 (12.10%) Degree

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (28.23%) ColdFusion
2 11 (8.87%) IIS
3 9 (7.26%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.45%) CMS
5 7 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (5.65%) Commerce Server
6 5 (4.03%) Apache
7 4 (3.23%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.42%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.81%) JBoss
9 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Fredhopper
2 4 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.61%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.87%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.45%) MySQL
4 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.84%) Big Data
4 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) JUnit
2 6 (4.84%) Maven
2 6 (4.84%) Ant
3 4 (3.23%) Selenium
3 4 (3.23%) TestNG
3 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.23%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.42%) JIRA
4 3 (2.42%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.61%) Mockito
5 2 (1.61%) jMock
6 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.81%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 18 (14.52%) Advertising
2 10 (8.06%) Finance
3 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.65%) Retail
4 6 (4.84%) Aerospace
5 5 (4.03%) Games
5 5 (4.03%) Banking
6 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 78 (62.90%) Developer
2 52 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 38 (30.65%) Web Developer
4 23 (18.55%) Java Web Developer
5 16 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.48%) .NET Developer
6 13 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.26%) .NET Web Developer
8 9 (7.26%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Technical Leader
11 6 (4.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Java Web Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (58.87%) HTML
2 64 (51.61%) CSS
3 58 (46.77%) jQuery
4 47 (37.90%) Web Services
5 39 (31.45%) XHTML
6 37 (29.84%) Spring
7 33 (26.61%) .NET
8 31 (25.00%) XML
8 31 (25.00%) JSF
9 14 (11.29%) Semantic HTML
10 13 (10.48%) RESTful
10 13 (10.48%) Hibernate
11 11 (8.87%) Ajax
11 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET
12 10 (8.06%) JSON
13 9 (7.26%) JSP
14 8 (6.45%) J2EE
14 8 (6.45%) .NET Framework
15 7 (5.65%) HTML5
16 6 (4.84%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.32%) Mathematics
2 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.26%) Open Source
4 5 (4.03%) User Experience
4 5 (4.03%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.23%) DTV
6 3 (2.42%) Physics
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.81%) GIS
7 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Linux
2 10 (8.06%) Windows
3 5 (4.03%) UNIX
4 2 (1.61%) Android
4 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.00%) Content Management
3 25 (20.16%) TDD
4 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 23 (18.55%) OOD
6 18 (14.52%) OOP
6 18 (14.52%) Scrum
7 16 (12.90%) Pair Programming
8 8 (6.45%) Web Development
8 8 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.45%) Project Management
9 6 (4.84%) UML
9 6 (4.84%) SEO
9 6 (4.84%) Software Architecture
10 5 (4.03%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.03%) Change Management
10 5 (4.03%) MVC
11 4 (3.23%) Programme Management
11 4 (3.23%) OO
11 4 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 70 (56.45%) JavaScript
2 48 (38.71%) C#
3 23 (18.55%) SQL
4 18 (14.52%) C++
5 8 (6.45%) Python
6 7 (5.65%) PHP
7 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.42%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.61%) VB
9 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.61%) Delphi
9 2 (1.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) vSphere
2 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) hybris
2 15 (12.10%) Oracle
3 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.65%) EPiServer
5 6 (4.84%) VMware
6 4 (3.23%) Greenplum
6 4 (3.23%) SAP
7 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.81%) ESRI
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Parking, Healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago