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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 82 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.46% 4.77% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 4.83% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 23
Average salary £44,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.80% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £80,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
810 746 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.78% 98.94% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 613 674 472
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -8 12 £44,500 -31.53%
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (72.22%) TDD
4 23 (63.89%) Spring
5 19 (52.78%) Git (software)
6 17 (47.22%) Relational Database
6 17 (47.22%) OO
7 16 (44.44%) Maven
7 16 (44.44%) Open Source
8 15 (41.67%) SQL
9 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
9 14 (38.89%) Degree
10 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
10 13 (36.11%) J2EE
10 13 (36.11%) Oracle
10 13 (36.11%) Finance
10 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
11 12 (33.33%) Scrum
11 12 (33.33%) Banking
11 12 (33.33%) Ant
12 11 (30.56%) CSS
12 11 (30.56%) HTML
12 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
12 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
12 11 (30.56%) RESTful
13 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
13 10 (27.78%) Investment Banking
14 9 (25.00%) Subversion
14 9 (25.00%) XML
14 9 (25.00%) Web Development

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (13.89%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) Relational Database
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
4 7 (19.44%) Big Data
4 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
4 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
4 7 (19.44%) Sybase ASE
5 5 (13.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Git (software)
2 16 (44.44%) Maven
3 12 (33.33%) Ant
4 9 (25.00%) Subversion
5 7 (19.44%) JUnit
6 5 (13.89%) DbUnit
6 5 (13.89%) HttpUnit
6 5 (13.89%) Hudson
6 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) XMLUnit
7 2 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Banking
3 10 (27.78%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Spring
2 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
2 13 (36.11%) J2EE
3 11 (30.56%) CSS
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) RESTful
4 9 (25.00%) Java EE
4 9 (25.00%) XML
5 7 (19.44%) JMS
5 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 7 (19.44%) Natural Language Processing
6 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.89%) Apache CXF
7 5 (13.89%) EDI
7 5 (13.89%) Kafka
7 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) XHTML
8 2 (5.56%) JSP
8 2 (5.56%) Servlets
8 2 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Blockchain
3 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
3 5 (13.89%) Fintech
3 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) TDD
3 17 (47.22%) OO
4 16 (44.44%) Open Source
5 12 (33.33%) Scrum
6 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
7 9 (25.00%) API Design
7 9 (25.00%) Web Development
8 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
8 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
9 7 (19.44%) DevOps
9 7 (19.44%) ERP
9 7 (19.44%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (19.44%) Machine Learning
9 7 (19.44%) Pair Programming
9 7 (19.44%) Refactoring
9 7 (19.44%) Web Design
9 7 (19.44%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Sybase
3 5 (13.89%) SAP
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) Cognizant