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 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
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 61 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 16.67% 12.94% 18.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.28% 22.86% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 56 39 47
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £21,900 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
195 175 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 53.28% 56.63% 65.93%
Number of salaries quoted 170 158 162
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,475 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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
Barnstaple 0 35 £36,750 +6.52% 2
Exeter -6 17 £44,000 +33.33% 7
Plymouth +10 8 £32,500 -33.33% 3
Sidmouth - 4 £32,500 -
Exmouth - 4 £32,500 -
Honiton - 4 £32,500 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 85 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (51.01%) HTML
3 75 (50.34%) Spring
4 74 (49.66%) TDD
5 71 (47.65%) C#
6 70 (46.98%) CSS
7 61 (40.94%) JavaScript
8 59 (39.60%) Scrum
9 58 (38.93%) Web Services
10 56 (37.58%) .NET
11 52 (34.90%) Software Engineering
12 48 (32.21%) SQL
12 48 (32.21%) jQuery
13 47 (31.54%) OOP
13 47 (31.54%) OOD
14 45 (30.20%) MySQL
15 42 (28.19%) Apache CXF
15 42 (28.19%) Apache Camel
16 41 (27.52%) C++
17 40 (26.85%) XHTML
18 36 (24.16%) Content Management
18 36 (24.16%) Mathematics
19 32 (21.48%) ColdFusion
19 32 (21.48%) OO
19 32 (21.48%) JUnit
20 31 (20.81%) Procedural Programming
21 27 (18.12%) XML
22 25 (16.78%) Degree
23 22 (14.77%) Relational Database
24 21 (14.09%) Product Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 32 (21.48%) ColdFusion
2 6 (4.03%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.03%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.68%) Alfresco
3 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
4 1 (0.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.37%) MS Office
3 4 (2.68%) SPSS
3 4 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Summit
2 2 (1.34%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) GSM
1 1 (0.67%) FTP
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.20%) MySQL
2 22 (14.77%) Relational Database
3 15 (10.07%) RDBMS
4 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.04%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.70%) UniData
7 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.68%) Big Data
8 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.34%) MS Access
9 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (21.48%) JUnit
2 19 (12.75%) Selenium
3 16 (10.74%) Maven
4 14 (9.40%) FitNesse
5 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.36%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.67%) SonarQube
General
1 20 (13.42%) Retail
2 13 (8.72%) Advertising
3 3 (2.01%) Finance
4 1 (0.67%) Automotive
4 1 (0.67%) Electronics
4 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (54.36%) Developer
2 51 (34.23%) Java Developer
3 47 (31.54%) Software Engineer
4 30 (20.13%) Web Developer
5 17 (11.41%) .NET Developer
5 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (10.74%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.74%) Java Web Developer
7 15 (10.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (10.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (9.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 14 (9.40%) Trainee Software Engineer
8 14 (9.40%) Trainee
8 14 (9.40%) Graduate
9 13 (8.72%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (7.38%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
11 9 (6.04%) Systems Developer
11 9 (6.04%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (4.70%) Pick Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (51.01%) HTML
2 75 (50.34%) Spring
3 70 (46.98%) CSS
4 58 (38.93%) Web Services
5 56 (37.58%) .NET
6 48 (32.21%) jQuery
7 42 (28.19%) Apache CXF
7 42 (28.19%) Apache Camel
8 40 (26.85%) XHTML
9 27 (18.12%) XML
10 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
11 18 (12.08%) JSF
11 18 (12.08%) Semantic HTML
12 15 (10.07%) J2EE
12 15 (10.07%) Java EE
13 13 (8.72%) Hibernate
14 11 (7.38%) JSON
14 11 (7.38%) REST
15 10 (6.71%) HTML5
15 10 (6.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.16%) Mathematics
2 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.70%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.36%) User Experience
5 4 (2.68%) Statistics
5 4 (2.68%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.70%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Android
2 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (49.66%) TDD
3 59 (39.60%) Scrum
4 52 (34.90%) Software Engineering
5 47 (31.54%) OOP
5 47 (31.54%) OOD
6 36 (24.16%) Content Management
7 32 (21.48%) OO
8 31 (20.81%) Procedural Programming
9 21 (14.09%) Product Management
10 19 (12.75%) Pair Programming
11 14 (9.40%) E-Commerce
12 13 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (8.72%) Mentoring
13 12 (8.05%) MVC
14 11 (7.38%) Business Analysis
14 11 (7.38%) Open Source
14 11 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.70%) Test Automation
16 6 (4.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.65%) C#
2 61 (40.94%) JavaScript
3 48 (32.21%) SQL
4 41 (27.52%) C++
5 8 (5.37%) PHP
6 7 (4.70%) RPG
6 7 (4.70%) COBOL
6 7 (4.70%) Python
6 7 (4.70%) R
7 5 (3.36%) VB
8 4 (2.68%) MATLAB
8 4 (2.68%) Delphi
9 2 (1.34%) VBA
10 1 (0.67%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.67%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.67%) C
10 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (16.78%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) Postgraduate
2 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) ISO 9001
1 7 (4.70%) ISO 14001
2 4 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (12.08%) hybris
2 9 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.34%) Sage
4 1 (0.67%) Google
4 1 (0.67%) Greenplum
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
Management Systems Modelling Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Up to £60k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnstaple
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago