The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 45 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.94% 9.79% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 10.35% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 21
Average salary £35,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.15% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
596 367 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 93.86% 94.59% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 517 317 451
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Java Developer
Northamptonshire

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Northampton

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (84.44%) J2EE
3 34 (75.56%) Software Engineering
4 32 (71.11%) EJB
4 32 (71.11%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (68.89%) Computer Science
6 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 26 (57.78%) JSP
7 26 (57.78%) Web Development
8 24 (53.33%) Servlets
8 24 (53.33%) SQL
9 23 (51.11%) Oracle
9 23 (51.11%) Struts
10 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (42.22%) Sun
10 19 (42.22%) Sun Certification
11 18 (40.00%) Linux
11 18 (40.00%) Degree
11 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database
12 17 (37.78%) XML
13 16 (35.56%) Web Services
14 14 (31.11%) Telecoms
14 14 (31.11%) Finance
15 13 (28.89%) JUnit
16 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
17 11 (24.44%) Spring
17 11 (24.44%) Apache
18 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
19 8 (17.78%) PhD
20 7 (15.56%) OCPJP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (24.44%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.22%) Redmine
General
1 14 (31.11%) Telecoms
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (84.44%) J2EE
2 32 (71.11%) EJB
3 26 (57.78%) JSP
4 24 (53.33%) Servlets
5 23 (51.11%) Struts
6 17 (37.78%) XML
7 16 (35.56%) Web Services
8 11 (24.44%) Spring
9 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.44%) Ajax
10 2 (4.44%) jQuery
11 1 (2.22%) REST
11 1 (2.22%) Java EE
11 1 (2.22%) Grails
11 1 (2.22%) SOAP
11 1 (2.22%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (71.11%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (68.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Software Engineering
2 26 (57.78%) Web Development
3 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.33%) TDD
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) OOP
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
8 1 (2.22%) OO
8 1 (2.22%) OOD
8 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (53.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Sun Certification
2 18 (40.00%) Degree
3 8 (17.78%) PhD
4 7 (15.56%) OCPJP
4 7 (15.56%) OCMJD
5 2 (4.44%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Oracle
2 19 (42.22%) Sun
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Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
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