The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 35 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 57 128 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.33% 19.36% 13.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.87% 32.41% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 111 75
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
443 395 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 64.77% 59.76% 67.32%
Number of salaries quoted 378 341 406
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Java
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Java Salary Trend in Dorset

Java
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Dorset

Java
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 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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 -20 38 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Poole -25 10 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (60.33%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (44.57%) Spring
3 75 (40.76%) XML
4 63 (34.24%) JavaScript
4 63 (34.24%) Scrum
5 53 (28.80%) OO
6 52 (28.26%) Relational Database
7 45 (24.46%) RDBMS
8 44 (23.91%) TDD
9 41 (22.28%) Finance
10 40 (21.74%) MVC
11 39 (21.20%) Multithreading
12 38 (20.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 37 (20.11%) HTML
13 37 (20.11%) Mentoring
14 36 (19.57%) Oracle
14 36 (19.57%) OOP
14 36 (19.57%) Data Modelling
14 36 (19.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 36 (19.57%) Back Office
14 36 (19.57%) XML Messaging
14 36 (19.57%) Derivative
14 36 (19.57%) Coaching
15 35 (19.02%) Banking
16 32 (17.39%) CSS
17 30 (16.30%) J2EE
17 30 (16.30%) Linux
18 29 (15.76%) Hibernate
19 27 (14.67%) Degree
20 26 (14.13%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (5.43%) Apache
2 4 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.17%) MQSeries
2 4 (2.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.09%) SAS
5 1 (0.54%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.26%) FTP
2 6 (3.26%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.17%) Firewall
3 4 (2.17%) IPsec
3 4 (2.17%) HTTP
3 4 (2.17%) LDAP
3 4 (2.17%) WAN
3 4 (2.17%) VPN
3 4 (2.17%) Wireshark
3 4 (2.17%) Network Security
3 4 (2.17%) NAS
3 4 (2.17%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.09%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.09%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.09%) DNS
4 2 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.26%) Relational Database
2 45 (24.46%) RDBMS
3 16 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.98%) MySQL
5 10 (5.43%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.89%) HBase
7 6 (3.26%) Big Data
8 3 (1.63%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.09%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (14.13%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.96%) Eclipse
3 16 (8.70%) Mercurial
4 14 (7.61%) Subversion
4 14 (7.61%) Maven
5 13 (7.07%) JUnit
6 10 (5.43%) Ant
7 4 (2.17%) Grunt
8 2 (1.09%) TestLink
8 2 (1.09%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.09%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (1.09%) Selenium
9 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (22.28%) Finance
2 36 (19.57%) Back Office
3 35 (19.02%) Banking
4 11 (5.98%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.35%) Electronics
6 6 (3.26%) Marketing
7 2 (1.09%) Retail
7 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (72.83%) Developer
2 89 (48.37%) Java Developer
3 30 (16.30%) Senior Developer
4 25 (13.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (9.78%) Analyst
5 18 (9.78%) Lead Developer
6 10 (5.43%) Software Engineer
6 10 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (4.89%) Architect
8 8 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.72%) Graduate
9 5 (2.72%) Technical Support
9 5 (2.72%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (2.72%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (2.72%) Team Leader
9 5 (2.72%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 5 (2.72%) HTML Developer
9 5 (2.72%) Senior Analyst Developer
9 5 (2.72%) Software Team Leader
9 5 (2.72%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (44.57%) Spring
2 75 (40.76%) XML
3 37 (20.11%) HTML
4 36 (19.57%) XML Messaging
5 32 (17.39%) CSS
6 30 (16.30%) J2EE
7 29 (15.76%) Hibernate
8 19 (10.33%) RESTful
9 17 (9.24%) HTML5
10 16 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
10 16 (8.70%) JSON
10 16 (8.70%) Play Framework
11 10 (5.43%) Spring MVC
12 8 (4.35%) jQuery
12 8 (4.35%) Web Services
13 6 (3.26%) Java EE
13 6 (3.26%) Ajax
14 5 (2.72%) GWT
14 5 (2.72%) .NET
14 5 (2.72%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 36 (19.57%) Derivative
2 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.72%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.63%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.54%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.30%) Linux
2 12 (6.52%) UNIX
3 5 (2.72%) Android
4 4 (2.17%) Windows
5 3 (1.63%) Solaris
6 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (60.33%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (34.24%) Scrum
3 53 (28.80%) OO
4 44 (23.91%) TDD
5 40 (21.74%) MVC
6 39 (21.20%) Multithreading
7 38 (20.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 37 (20.11%) Mentoring
9 36 (19.57%) Coaching
9 36 (19.57%) Data Modelling
9 36 (19.57%) OOP
10 25 (13.59%) E-Commerce
11 22 (11.96%) Software Engineering
12 18 (9.78%) Change Management
12 18 (9.78%) Time Management
13 17 (9.24%) Pair Programming
14 16 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
14 16 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (3.80%) Business Continuity
15 7 (3.80%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.24%) JavaScript
2 21 (11.41%) C++
3 20 (10.87%) C
4 17 (9.24%) C#
4 17 (9.24%) SQL
5 16 (8.70%) Ruby
5 16 (8.70%) Scala
5 16 (8.70%) Golang
6 7 (3.80%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.26%) Perl
8 5 (2.72%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.17%) PHP
9 4 (2.17%) Python
9 4 (2.17%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) Degree
2 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.17%) HND
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.17%) Samba
3 2 (1.09%) NFS
3 2 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.89%) Puppet
1 9 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (19.57%) Oracle
2 6 (3.26%) VMware
3 4 (2.17%) CheckPoint
3 4 (2.17%) F5
3 4 (2.17%) NetApp
4 2 (1.09%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.09%) Sage
4 2 (1.09%) Sybase
4 2 (1.09%) SAP
4 2 (1.09%) Epicor
5 1 (0.54%) webMethods
5 1 (0.54%) Infor
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.54%) Baan
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago