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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 34 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 48 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.43% 7.14% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.67% 7.35% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 17
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,650 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +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
626 653 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.90% 97.17% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 518 535 494
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 -2 29 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Poole -7 4 £32,500 -39.81%
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 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 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (51.25%) Oracle
5 40 (50.00%) TDD
6 39 (48.75%) Banking
7 37 (46.25%) Maven
8 34 (42.50%) Finance
9 33 (41.25%) Hibernate
9 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
10 27 (33.75%) HTML
11 25 (31.25%) OO
12 20 (25.00%) JUnit
12 20 (25.00%) Ext JS
13 18 (22.50%) Relational Database
14 17 (21.25%) Scrum
15 12 (15.00%) Financial Institution
15 12 (15.00%) MySQL
15 12 (15.00%) Pair Programming
15 12 (15.00%) Data Structures
15 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
16 11 (13.75%) Investment Banking
17 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
17 10 (12.50%) Linux
17 10 (12.50%) Kanban
17 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
18 9 (11.25%) HBase
18 9 (11.25%) Big Data
18 9 (11.25%) Opscode Chef
18 9 (11.25%) Puppet

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) Relational Database
2 12 (15.00%) MySQL
3 9 (11.25%) RDBMS
3 9 (11.25%) HBase
3 9 (11.25%) Big Data
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.50%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (46.25%) Maven
2 20 (25.00%) JUnit
3 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.25%) Ant
4 9 (11.25%) Subversion
5 5 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.25%) MagicDraw
7 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
General
1 39 (48.75%) Banking
2 34 (42.50%) Finance
3 12 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 11 (13.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (95.00%) Spring
2 33 (41.25%) Hibernate
3 27 (33.75%) HTML
4 20 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 9 (11.25%) J2EE
6 8 (10.00%) J2SE
6 8 (10.00%) HTML5
7 5 (6.25%) RESTful
7 5 (6.25%) GWT
7 5 (6.25%) Java EE
7 5 (6.25%) JSF
7 5 (6.25%) Ajax
8 4 (5.00%) XML
9 3 (3.75%) CSS
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (3.75%) JSON
9 3 (3.75%) Spring Integration
9 3 (3.75%) Play Framework
10 2 (2.50%) Web Services
11 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Derivative
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.00%) TDD
3 25 (31.25%) OO
4 17 (21.25%) Scrum
5 12 (15.00%) Pair Programming
6 10 (12.50%) Kanban
6 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 9 (11.25%) ETL
8 5 (6.25%) Release Management
8 5 (6.25%) Change Control
9 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.00%) Time Management
9 4 (5.00%) MVC
10 3 (3.75%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (3.75%) Cash Management
10 3 (3.75%) Analytics
10 3 (3.75%) Coaching
11 2 (2.50%) BDD
11 2 (2.50%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) Ruby
3 3 (3.75%) Scala
3 3 (3.75%) Go
4 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Puppet
1 9 (11.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (51.25%) Oracle
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