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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 88 77 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.86% 20.81% 20.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.26% 36.49% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 86 72 63
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,500 £41,398
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
230 211 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 59.74% 57.03% 69.67%
Number of salaries quoted 201 191 217
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £40,000 £39,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Plymouth +13 27 £30,000 - 3
Barnstaple -3 25 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Exeter -5 17 £44,000 +55.75% 4
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 111 (65.29%) HTML
2 107 (62.94%) JavaScript
3 97 (57.06%) CSS
4 85 (50.00%) C#
5 83 (48.82%) jQuery
6 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (40.00%) .NET
7 68 (40.00%) Web Services
8 66 (38.82%) XHTML
9 55 (32.35%) ColdFusion
9 55 (32.35%) Content Management
9 55 (32.35%) Spring
10 48 (28.24%) XML
11 46 (27.06%) TDD
12 39 (22.94%) Software Engineering
13 38 (22.35%) JSF
14 37 (21.76%) SQL
14 37 (21.76%) Scrum
15 34 (20.00%) C++
15 34 (20.00%) OOD
16 31 (18.24%) OOP
17 30 (17.65%) Mathematics
18 28 (16.47%) Degree
18 28 (16.47%) Semantic HTML
19 27 (15.88%) ASP.NET
20 25 (14.71%) MySQL
21 22 (12.94%) Advertising
22 21 (12.35%) Linux
23 20 (11.76%) Pair Programming
24 19 (11.18%) Relational Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 55 (32.35%) ColdFusion
2 9 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.71%) CMS
4 7 (4.12%) Alfresco
5 5 (2.94%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.94%) Apache
6 4 (2.35%) IIS
7 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.18%) SAS
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) SPSS
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Summit
2 4 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.18%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.59%) DNS
2 1 (0.59%) Firewall
2 1 (0.59%) GSM
2 1 (0.59%) DHCP
2 1 (0.59%) FTP
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.71%) MySQL
2 19 (11.18%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.59%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.24%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.71%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.71%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.53%) Big Data
8 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.18%) MS Access
10 1 (0.59%) UniData
Development Applications
1 15 (8.82%) JUnit
2 10 (5.88%) Selenium
3 9 (5.29%) Maven
4 6 (3.53%) FitNesse
4 6 (3.53%) Ant
5 4 (2.35%) TestNG
5 4 (2.35%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.76%) JIRA
6 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.76%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.59%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 22 (12.94%) Advertising
2 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.12%) Finance
3 6 (3.53%) Aerospace
3 6 (3.53%) Retail
4 5 (2.94%) Electronics
5 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.35%) Games
5 4 (2.35%) Marketing
6 3 (1.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 107 (62.94%) Developer
2 67 (39.41%) Java Developer
3 50 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 26 (15.29%) C# Developer
5 25 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 25 (14.71%) Java Web Developer
6 24 (14.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (13.53%) Software Engineer
7 23 (13.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (12.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 18 (10.59%) C# Web Developer
11 13 (7.65%) Senior Developer
12 12 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (4.71%) Software Developer
14 7 (4.12%) Development Manager
14 7 (4.12%) Software Development Manager
14 7 (4.12%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
14 7 (4.12%) Mid-Level C# Developer
14 7 (4.12%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (65.29%) HTML
2 97 (57.06%) CSS
3 83 (48.82%) jQuery
4 68 (40.00%) .NET
4 68 (40.00%) Web Services
5 66 (38.82%) XHTML
6 55 (32.35%) Spring
7 48 (28.24%) XML
8 38 (22.35%) JSF
9 28 (16.47%) Semantic HTML
10 27 (15.88%) ASP.NET
11 19 (11.18%) Apache Camel
11 19 (11.18%) Apache CXF
12 16 (9.41%) .NET Framework
13 13 (7.65%) JSON
13 13 (7.65%) RESTful
14 12 (7.06%) Hibernate
15 11 (6.47%) Ajax
15 11 (6.47%) HTML5
16 9 (5.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 18 (10.59%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.59%) Open Source
3 8 (4.71%) User Experience
3 8 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.53%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.35%) DTV
6 3 (1.76%) Physics
7 2 (1.18%) Statistics
7 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.59%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.35%) Linux
2 5 (2.94%) UNIX
3 3 (1.76%) Windows
4 2 (1.18%) Android
4 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (32.35%) Content Management
3 46 (27.06%) TDD
4 39 (22.94%) Software Engineering
5 37 (21.76%) Scrum
6 34 (20.00%) OOD
7 31 (18.24%) OOP
8 20 (11.76%) Pair Programming
9 19 (11.18%) OO
10 12 (7.06%) Business Analysis
10 12 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.06%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.47%) Procedural Programming
11 11 (6.47%) Product Management
11 11 (6.47%) Project Management
12 10 (5.88%) Software Architecture
13 9 (5.29%) Web Development
13 9 (5.29%) Change Management
14 8 (4.71%) People Management
15 7 (4.12%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 107 (62.94%) JavaScript
2 85 (50.00%) C#
3 37 (21.76%) SQL
4 34 (20.00%) C++
5 10 (5.88%) PHP
5 10 (5.88%) Python
6 4 (2.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.35%) VB
6 4 (2.35%) Delphi
6 4 (2.35%) R
7 3 (1.76%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.18%) VBA
8 2 (1.18%) Perl
8 2 (1.18%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.59%) RPG
9 1 (0.59%) C
9 1 (0.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (16.47%) Degree
2 4 (2.35%) VCP4
2 4 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.12%) ISO 9001
1 7 (4.12%) ISO 14001
1 7 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) vSphere
2 1 (0.59%) Firmware
2 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 19 (11.18%) hybris
2 12 (7.06%) Oracle
3 9 (5.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.53%) VMware
5 4 (2.35%) Greenplum
5 4 (2.35%) SAP
6 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.18%) Sage
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco
7 1 (0.59%) Adobe
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £44k - 49k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago