The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 26 21 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.33% 7.95% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 8.42% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 10
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
209 285 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 92.89% 94.37% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 188 266 425
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Luton

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Luton

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 12 (66.67%) J2EE
3 11 (61.11%) JBoss
4 9 (50.00%) Spring
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Mule
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) UNIX
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) Web Development
10 3 (16.67%) SLA
10 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 3 (16.67%) XML
11 2 (11.11%) SOAP
11 2 (11.11%) JSF
11 2 (11.11%) Ajax
11 2 (11.11%) Web Services
11 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
11 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
11 2 (11.11%) Legal
11 2 (11.11%) jQuery
11 2 (11.11%) WebSphere

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (61.11%) JBoss
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (33.33%) Mule
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) J2EE
2 9 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) JSF
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) JMS
6 1 (5.56%) Middleware
6 1 (5.56%) Struts
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) EJB
6 1 (5.56%) JDBC
6 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Open Text
3 1 (5.56%) Endeca
3 1 (5.56%) hybris
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