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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 90 173 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.84% 20.47% 16.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.33% 30.40% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 106 103
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
403 569 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.49% 67.34% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 313 463 401
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 56 £25,000 -47.36% 6
Poole +4 15 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Weymouth +5 8 £39,000 - 1
Verwood - 2 £37,500 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 104 (58.76%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (35.59%) OO
3 61 (34.46%) Oracle
4 59 (33.33%) Finance
5 58 (32.77%) C++
6 53 (29.94%) C#
7 52 (29.38%) Linux
7 52 (29.38%) Relational Database
8 51 (28.81%) SQL
9 46 (25.99%) Software Engineering
10 45 (25.42%) Mentoring
11 44 (24.86%) Spring
11 44 (24.86%) Banking
12 42 (23.73%) XML
13 40 (22.60%) Degree
14 39 (22.03%) TDD
14 39 (22.03%) JavaScript
15 38 (21.47%) HTML
16 37 (20.90%) C
17 34 (19.21%) IBM
17 34 (19.21%) Configuration Management
18 33 (18.64%) QA
19 31 (17.51%) Test Automation
20 29 (16.38%) Maven
20 29 (16.38%) Financial Institution
20 29 (16.38%) OOP
20 29 (16.38%) .NET
20 29 (16.38%) Line Management
21 28 (15.82%) Coaching
21 28 (15.82%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (4.52%) Apache
2 5 (2.82%) JBoss
3 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.26%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.69%) Mule
4 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.13%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) WordPress
6 1 (0.56%) Drupal
6 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (2.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (15.25%) Temenos T24
1 27 (15.25%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.26%) VPN
2 4 (2.26%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.26%) Firewall
2 4 (2.26%) IPsec
2 4 (2.26%) Network Security
2 4 (2.26%) NAS
2 4 (2.26%) LDAP
2 4 (2.26%) FTP
2 4 (2.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.38%) Relational Database
2 27 (15.25%) OLTP
3 19 (10.73%) MySQL
4 17 (9.60%) SQL Server
5 13 (7.34%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.78%) Big Data
7 9 (5.08%) HBase
8 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.69%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.13%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (16.38%) Maven
2 26 (14.69%) Subversion
3 21 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 18 (10.17%) Ant
4 18 (10.17%) JUnit
5 11 (6.21%) Eclipse
6 8 (4.52%) Selenium
7 7 (3.95%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (2.82%) JIRA
9 4 (2.26%) MagicDraw
9 4 (2.26%) FitNesse
9 4 (2.26%) Gradle
10 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (1.69%) Hudson
11 2 (1.13%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.13%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.13%) XMLUnit
11 2 (1.13%) HttpUnit
12 1 (0.56%) HP UFT
General
1 59 (33.33%) Finance
2 44 (24.86%) Banking
3 29 (16.38%) Financial Institution
4 16 (9.04%) Retail
5 13 (7.34%) Electronics
6 5 (2.82%) Marketing
7 4 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.26%) Games
8 3 (1.69%) Back Office
8 3 (1.69%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (51.41%) Developer
2 47 (26.55%) Java Developer
3 39 (22.03%) Software Engineer
4 33 (18.64%) Architect
5 24 (13.56%) Senior Developer
6 20 (11.30%) Graduate
7 17 (9.60%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (9.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 16 (9.04%) Junior
9 13 (7.34%) Software Developer
10 11 (6.21%) Analyst
10 11 (6.21%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (5.65%) Applications Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Test Architect
12 8 (4.52%) .NET Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Junior Developer
13 7 (3.95%) Junior Software Engineer
13 7 (3.95%) C++ Software Engineer
13 7 (3.95%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.86%) Spring
2 42 (23.73%) XML
3 38 (21.47%) HTML
4 29 (16.38%) .NET
5 28 (15.82%) CSS
6 27 (15.25%) Middleware
7 18 (10.17%) Hibernate
8 17 (9.60%) jQuery
8 17 (9.60%) J2EE
9 13 (7.34%) Struts
10 12 (6.78%) Web Services
11 11 (6.21%) JSP
11 11 (6.21%) SOAP
12 10 (5.65%) ASP.NET
12 10 (5.65%) HTML5
12 10 (5.65%) AngularJS
13 9 (5.08%) Servlets
14 7 (3.95%) JMS
15 6 (3.39%) LAMP
15 6 (3.39%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.91%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.26%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.69%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.69%) Human Factors
5 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.13%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Photography
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) Physics
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 52 (29.38%) Linux
2 13 (7.34%) UNIX
3 12 (6.78%) Android
4 7 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.39%) Windows
6 4 (2.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (58.76%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (35.59%) OO
3 46 (25.99%) Software Engineering
4 45 (25.42%) Mentoring
5 39 (22.03%) TDD
6 34 (19.21%) Configuration Management
7 31 (17.51%) Test Automation
8 29 (16.38%) OOP
8 29 (16.38%) Line Management
9 28 (15.82%) Coaching
10 27 (15.25%) Data Management
10 27 (15.25%) Cash Management
10 27 (15.25%) Non-Functional Testing
11 21 (11.86%) UML
12 19 (10.73%) SDLC
13 17 (9.60%) ETL
14 15 (8.47%) BDD
15 14 (7.91%) Parallel Programming
16 12 (6.78%) Multithreading
16 12 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.77%) C++
2 53 (29.94%) C#
3 51 (28.81%) SQL
4 39 (22.03%) JavaScript
5 37 (20.90%) C
6 14 (7.91%) MATLAB
7 10 (5.65%) Python
8 8 (4.52%) Perl
9 7 (3.95%) PHP
10 5 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.26%) Groovy
11 4 (2.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.69%) Ruby
13 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (22.60%) Degree
2 12 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.26%) HND
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.64%) QA
2 6 (3.39%) DO-178B
3 4 (2.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) Firmware
1 4 (2.26%) Samba
1 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.08%) Puppet
1 9 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (34.46%) Oracle
2 34 (19.21%) IBM
3 27 (15.25%) Green Hat
4 7 (3.95%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.39%) Intel
5 6 (3.39%) Google
6 5 (2.82%) Twitter
6 5 (2.82%) VMware
7 4 (2.26%) NetApp
8 3 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.69%) Sybase
9 2 (1.13%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) Cognos
10 1 (0.56%) Informatica
10 1 (0.56%) HP
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + flexible benefits & relocation assistance
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive with Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago