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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 90 145 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.54% 19.54% 15.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.19% 28.21% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 93
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
372 514 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 60.10% 69.27% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 315 436 316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 May 2015.

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 27 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 -4 70 £47,500 +2.70% 6
Poole -5 6 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Weymouth -2 2 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 101 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (49.70%) Spring
3 65 (38.46%) Oracle
4 63 (37.28%) Finance
5 62 (36.69%) JavaScript
6 58 (34.32%) HTML
7 55 (32.54%) C#
8 50 (29.59%) C++
9 49 (28.99%) TDD
10 47 (27.81%) OO
11 44 (26.04%) Banking
12 40 (23.67%) Hibernate
12 40 (23.67%) Software Engineering
13 39 (23.08%) Degree
14 38 (22.49%) Maven
15 32 (18.93%) .NET
16 31 (18.34%) Linux
16 31 (18.34%) Computer Science
16 31 (18.34%) Relational Database
17 27 (15.98%) CSS
18 26 (15.38%) C
18 26 (15.38%) Scrum
19 25 (14.79%) ETL
20 21 (12.43%) Mentoring
21 20 (11.83%) Ext JS
21 20 (11.83%) JUnit
22 19 (11.24%) SQL
22 19 (11.24%) MySQL
23 18 (10.65%) Apache
24 17 (10.06%) Electronics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 18 (10.65%) Apache
2 8 (4.73%) JBoss
3 6 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.96%) Node.js
5 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.59%) Drupal
6 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Temenos T24
1 5 (2.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.34%) Relational Database
2 19 (11.24%) MySQL
3 16 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.47%) RDBMS
4 10 (5.92%) HBase
4 10 (5.92%) Big Data
4 10 (5.92%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.96%) OLTP
7 3 (1.78%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (22.49%) Maven
2 20 (11.83%) JUnit
3 11 (6.51%) Eclipse
3 11 (6.51%) Subversion
4 10 (5.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.92%) Ant
5 2 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.59%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.59%) Selenium
6 1 (0.59%) FitNesse
General
1 63 (37.28%) Finance
2 44 (26.04%) Banking
3 17 (10.06%) Electronics
3 17 (10.06%) Financial Institution
4 11 (6.51%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.73%) Retail
6 5 (2.96%) Marketing
7 4 (2.37%) Games
8 3 (1.78%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.78%) Billing
9 2 (1.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.59%) Publishing
10 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 116 (68.64%) Developer
2 80 (47.34%) Java Developer
3 32 (18.93%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.83%) Junior
5 18 (10.65%) Graduate
6 16 (9.47%) Architect
6 16 (9.47%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (9.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (6.51%) Junior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) Mobile Developer
9 8 (4.73%) Junior Developer
9 8 (4.73%) Android Developer
10 5 (2.96%) Java Programmer
10 5 (2.96%) Lead Software Engineer
10 5 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.96%) Programmer
11 4 (2.37%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (49.70%) Spring
2 58 (34.32%) HTML
3 40 (23.67%) Hibernate
4 32 (18.93%) .NET
5 27 (15.98%) CSS
6 20 (11.83%) Ext JS
7 17 (10.06%) HTML5
8 16 (9.47%) J2EE
9 14 (8.28%) jQuery
10 13 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 13 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.33%) XML
12 8 (4.73%) Struts
12 8 (4.73%) J2SE
12 8 (4.73%) LAMP
12 8 (4.73%) iOS SDK
12 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.73%) Android SDK
12 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.34%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.10%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.96%) Derivative
4 4 (2.37%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.37%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.78%) Physics
6 2 (1.18%) Human Factors
6 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Photography
7 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.34%) Linux
2 15 (8.88%) Android
3 11 (6.51%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.33%) UNIX
5 7 (4.14%) Windows
6 4 (2.37%) zOS
7 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.99%) TDD
3 47 (27.81%) OO
4 40 (23.67%) Software Engineering
5 26 (15.38%) Scrum
6 25 (14.79%) ETL
7 21 (12.43%) Mentoring
8 14 (8.28%) BDD
9 13 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 12 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.51%) Android Development
11 11 (6.51%) iOS Development
11 11 (6.51%) Mobile Development
11 11 (6.51%) SDLC
12 10 (5.92%) Server Building
12 10 (5.92%) Configuration Management
12 10 (5.92%) Kanban
13 9 (5.33%) MVC
14 8 (4.73%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.73%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.69%) JavaScript
2 55 (32.54%) C#
3 50 (29.59%) C++
4 26 (15.38%) C
5 19 (11.24%) SQL
6 11 (6.51%) PHP
7 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.14%) Python
9 3 (1.78%) Perl
10 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.59%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.78%) PhD
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.92%) Puppet
1 10 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (38.46%) Oracle
2 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.33%) IBM
4 8 (4.73%) Google
5 5 (2.96%) Green Hat
6 4 (2.37%) Twitter
7 1 (0.59%) Informatica
7 1 (0.59%) Cognos
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago