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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 69 26 64
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 13 80 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.99% 8.70% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 8.92% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 64 17
Average salary £43,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.02% +2.77%
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
629 897 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.47% 97.50% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 486 732 596
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 £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -37 10 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Poole +7 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 66 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (89.39%) Spring
3 55 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (53.03%) Maven
5 32 (48.48%) TDD
5 32 (48.48%) Oracle
6 29 (43.94%) Banking
7 26 (39.39%) Hibernate
8 23 (34.85%) Finance
9 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 22 (33.33%) HTML
10 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
11 16 (24.24%) JUnit
12 15 (22.73%) OO
13 14 (21.21%) MySQL
13 14 (21.21%) Scrum
14 13 (19.70%) Ant
14 13 (19.70%) Subversion
14 13 (19.70%) Ext JS
15 11 (16.67%) Kanban
16 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
16 10 (15.15%) Puppet
16 10 (15.15%) SaaS
16 10 (15.15%) HBase
16 10 (15.15%) Big Data
16 10 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
16 10 (15.15%) Linux
16 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
16 10 (15.15%) Server Building
17 9 (13.64%) J2EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 6 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) Mule
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 14 (21.21%) MySQL
3 10 (15.15%) HBase
3 10 (15.15%) Big Data
4 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.03%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (53.03%) Maven
2 16 (24.24%) JUnit
3 13 (19.70%) Ant
3 13 (19.70%) Subversion
4 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.06%) FitNesse
5 4 (6.06%) MagicDraw
5 4 (6.06%) JIRA
6 3 (4.55%) Hudson
7 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.03%) Selenium
8 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (43.94%) Banking
2 23 (34.85%) Finance
3 8 (12.12%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.58%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 3 (4.55%) Back Office
5 3 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (89.39%) Spring
2 26 (39.39%) Hibernate
3 22 (33.33%) HTML
4 13 (19.70%) Ext JS
5 9 (13.64%) J2EE
6 8 (12.12%) J2SE
6 8 (12.12%) HTML5
7 6 (9.09%) Java EE
8 5 (7.58%) JSF
8 5 (7.58%) Ajax
8 5 (7.58%) JSP
8 5 (7.58%) Servlets
8 5 (7.58%) GWT
8 5 (7.58%) jQuery
9 4 (6.06%) JMS
9 4 (6.06%) Web Services
10 3 (4.55%) XML
10 3 (4.55%) iBATIS
10 3 (4.55%) Apache Flex
10 3 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Data Structures
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) TDD
3 15 (22.73%) OO
4 14 (21.21%) Scrum
5 11 (16.67%) Kanban
6 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.15%) Server Building
7 7 (10.61%) ETL
8 6 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 5 (7.58%) Release Management
9 5 (7.58%) Change Control
10 3 (4.55%) Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.55%) SDLC
10 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.52%) Multithreading
12 1 (1.52%) Time Management
12 1 (1.52%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.06%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) Perl
4 3 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Puppet
1 10 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) IBM
2 3 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago