The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 51 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.20% 5.65% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 5.73% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java Developer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
397 227 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.66% 98.70% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 360 198 289
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Maven
4 11 (61.11%) XML
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) Java EE
6 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 9 (50.00%) REST
6 9 (50.00%) Big Data
6 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 9 (50.00%) SOAP
6 9 (50.00%) Gradle
7 8 (44.44%) J2EE
8 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
8 7 (38.89%) SOA
8 7 (38.89%) Subversion
8 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
8 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
9 6 (33.33%) SDLC
9 6 (33.33%) MySQL
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle
10 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 5 (27.78%) HTML
10 5 (27.78%) CSS
10 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
11 4 (22.22%) Ajax

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) VoIP
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Maven
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Gradle
3 7 (38.89%) Subversion
3 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
4 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Ant
5 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 2 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 11 (61.11%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) Java EE
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) REST
5 8 (44.44%) J2EE
6 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 2 (11.11%) OSGi
9 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
9 2 (11.11%) Swing
9 2 (11.11%) Struts
9 2 (11.11%) EJB
10 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
3 7 (38.89%) SOA
4 6 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Groovy
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) HP