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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 134 130 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.89% 18.28% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.29% 29.28% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 84 113 55
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
491 444 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.55% 62.45% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 401 397 240
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 94 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Poole -4 18 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Weymouth -4 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 171 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (45.82%) Spring
3 109 (33.75%) JavaScript
4 100 (30.96%) OO
5 99 (30.65%) XML
6 89 (27.55%) Finance
7 79 (24.46%) Scrum
8 73 (22.60%) TDD
9 72 (22.29%) Banking
10 71 (21.98%) Relational Database
11 66 (20.43%) Oracle
11 66 (20.43%) Derivative
12 63 (19.50%) RDBMS
13 56 (17.34%) MVC
13 56 (17.34%) Linux
14 51 (15.79%) JUnit
15 50 (15.48%) HTML
15 50 (15.48%) OOP
15 50 (15.48%) Multithreading
15 50 (15.48%) Mentoring
16 48 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
17 46 (14.24%) E-Commerce
17 46 (14.24%) Data Modelling
17 46 (14.24%) Back Office
17 46 (14.24%) XML Messaging
17 46 (14.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 45 (13.93%) Software Engineering
19 42 (13.00%) J2EE
20 41 (12.69%) CSS
20 41 (12.69%) Coaching

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (3.72%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.17%) PegaRULES
3 6 (1.86%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (1.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.86%) Apache
3 6 (1.86%) IIS
3 6 (1.86%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 5 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.24%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.93%) Mule
7 2 (0.62%) WordPress
7 2 (0.62%) SAS
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.24%) Photoshop
1 4 (1.24%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.86%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.24%) WAN
3 3 (0.93%) FTP
3 3 (0.93%) VoIP
4 2 (0.62%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.62%) HTTP
4 2 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.31%) Wireless
5 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.31%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (21.98%) Relational Database
2 63 (19.50%) RDBMS
3 25 (7.74%) MySQL
4 18 (5.57%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.26%) HBase
6 16 (4.95%) SQL Server
7 11 (3.41%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.10%) Big Data
9 8 (2.48%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.62%) EDRMS
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (15.79%) JUnit
2 36 (11.15%) Eclipse
3 28 (8.67%) Subversion
4 26 (8.05%) Git (software)
5 24 (7.43%) Maven
6 20 (6.19%) Ant
7 14 (4.33%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (1.24%) Grunt
9 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.62%) Selenium
10 2 (0.62%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.31%) Introscope
11 1 (0.31%) CodeWarrior
11 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.31%) Toad
11 1 (0.31%) JProfiler
General
1 89 (27.55%) Finance
2 72 (22.29%) Banking
3 46 (14.24%) Back Office
4 34 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 26 (8.05%) Marketing
6 12 (3.72%) Electronics
7 6 (1.86%) Retail
8 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.93%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 210 (65.02%) Developer
2 142 (43.96%) Java Developer
3 68 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 55 (17.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (10.22%) Analyst
6 31 (9.60%) Software Engineer
7 27 (8.36%) Architect
8 23 (7.12%) Lead Developer
9 18 (5.57%) Support Analyst
10 17 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (4.64%) Applications Support
12 14 (4.33%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (4.02%) Graduate
13 13 (4.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 11 (3.41%) Analyst Developer
14 11 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.41%) Senior Analyst Developer
15 10 (3.10%) Java Software Engineer
15 10 (3.10%) Team Leader
15 10 (3.10%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (45.82%) Spring
2 99 (30.65%) XML
3 50 (15.48%) HTML
4 46 (14.24%) XML Messaging
5 42 (13.00%) J2EE
6 41 (12.69%) CSS
7 32 (9.91%) Hibernate
7 32 (9.91%) Spring Integration
8 29 (8.98%) Spring MVC
9 25 (7.74%) HTML5
10 23 (7.12%) Ruby on Rails
11 22 (6.81%) .NET
12 20 (6.19%) JSON
13 19 (5.88%) RESTful
14 18 (5.57%) jQuery
15 17 (5.26%) Play Framework
16 14 (4.33%) Swing
17 9 (2.79%) ASP.NET
18 8 (2.48%) Ajax
18 8 (2.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (20.43%) Derivative
2 46 (14.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.33%) User Experience
6 6 (1.86%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.55%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.24%) Psychology
8 4 (1.24%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.62%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 56 (17.34%) Linux
2 13 (4.02%) UNIX
3 11 (3.41%) Android
4 9 (2.79%) Windows
5 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (30.96%) OO
3 79 (24.46%) Scrum
4 73 (22.60%) TDD
5 56 (17.34%) MVC
6 50 (15.48%) OOP
6 50 (15.48%) Multithreading
6 50 (15.48%) Mentoring
7 48 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 46 (14.24%) E-Commerce
8 46 (14.24%) Data Modelling
9 45 (13.93%) Software Engineering
10 41 (12.69%) Coaching
11 24 (7.43%) Cash Management
11 24 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (7.12%) Change Management
13 19 (5.88%) Pair Programming
14 15 (4.64%) Time Management
15 14 (4.33%) Extreme Programming
16 13 (4.02%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 109 (33.75%) JavaScript
2 34 (10.53%) SQL
3 29 (8.98%) C++
4 27 (8.36%) C#
5 26 (8.05%) Ruby
6 23 (7.12%) C
7 17 (5.26%) Scala
8 14 (4.33%) Golang
8 14 (4.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.24%) Embedded C
10 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.62%) VB
11 2 (0.62%) PHP
12 1 (0.31%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 24 (7.43%) Degree
2 4 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.62%) PhD
4 1 (0.31%) ISEB
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.55%) SLA
2 4 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (5.26%) Puppet
1 17 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.55%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.31%) nmon
3 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (20.43%) Oracle
2 11 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.17%) Pega
4 6 (1.86%) JBoss
4 6 (1.86%) TIBCO
5 3 (0.93%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.93%) Sage
5 3 (0.93%) Epicor
5 3 (0.93%) webMethods
5 3 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.31%) Twitter
6 1 (0.31%) Green Hat
6 1 (0.31%) VMware
6 1 (0.31%) HP
6 1 (0.31%) Sun
6 1 (0.31%) Google
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