The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 42 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 34 57 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.56% 7.98% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 8.09% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 23
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 705 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.05% 98.74% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 483 579 525
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Java Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bournemouth -12 23 £47,500 +8.57%
Poole +2 2 £32,500 -39.81%
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (95.00%) Spring
3 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (51.25%) Oracle
5 39 (48.75%) Banking
6 38 (47.50%) Maven
7 37 (46.25%) TDD
7 37 (46.25%) Finance
8 32 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 29 (36.25%) HTML
10 25 (31.25%) OO
11 20 (25.00%) JUnit
11 20 (25.00%) Ext JS
12 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
13 16 (20.00%) MySQL
13 16 (20.00%) Scrum
14 12 (15.00%) Financial Institution
14 12 (15.00%) Data Structures
15 11 (13.75%) HTML5
15 11 (13.75%) Investment Banking
16 10 (12.50%) Linux
16 10 (12.50%) Ant
16 10 (12.50%) Kanban
16 10 (12.50%) SaaS
16 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
16 10 (12.50%) Subversion
16 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
16 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
16 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (11.25%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.00%) MySQL
3 10 (12.50%) HBase
3 10 (12.50%) Big Data
4 9 (11.25%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.50%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (47.50%) Maven
2 20 (25.00%) JUnit
3 10 (12.50%) Ant
3 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.25%) MagicDraw
5 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (48.75%) Banking
2 37 (46.25%) Finance
3 12 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 11 (13.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Marketing
5 3 (3.75%) Games
5 3 (3.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (95.00%) Spring
2 32 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 29 (36.25%) HTML
4 20 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 11 (13.75%) HTML5
6 8 (10.00%) J2SE
6 8 (10.00%) J2EE
7 5 (6.25%) JSF
7 5 (6.25%) Java EE
7 5 (6.25%) Ajax
7 5 (6.25%) GWT
8 3 (3.75%) jQuery
8 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.75%) Spring Integration
8 3 (3.75%) .NET
8 3 (3.75%) Web Services
8 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.50%) CSS
10 1 (1.25%) RESTful
10 1 (1.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Derivative
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.25%) TDD
3 25 (31.25%) OO
4 16 (20.00%) Scrum
5 10 (12.50%) Kanban
5 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 9 (11.25%) ETL
6 9 (11.25%) Pair Programming
7 5 (6.25%) Change Control
7 5 (6.25%) Release Management
8 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.75%) Cash Management
8 3 (3.75%) Analytics
9 2 (2.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.50%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.50%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.25%) Time Management
10 1 (1.25%) BDD
10 1 (1.25%) Concurrent Programming
10 1 (1.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.25%) PHP
4 3 (3.75%) C#
4 3 (3.75%) SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (51.25%) Oracle
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft