The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 55 44 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.58% 3.41% 13.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 3.60% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 43
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
Java Developer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
479 528 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.48% 94.79% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 437 466 280
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 21 (67.74%) J2EE
4 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
5 19 (61.29%) Struts
6 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
6 18 (58.06%) Degree
7 17 (54.84%) Web Services
7 17 (54.84%) Sun
7 17 (54.84%) Sun Certification
8 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
9 15 (48.39%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (41.94%) JSP
11 12 (38.71%) EJB
11 12 (38.71%) XML
11 12 (38.71%) Spring
12 11 (35.48%) JUnit
12 11 (35.48%) SQL
12 11 (35.48%) Oracle
12 11 (35.48%) Finance
13 10 (32.26%) Web Development
13 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
14 9 (29.03%) Servlets
15 7 (22.58%) Apache
15 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
15 7 (22.58%) OCPJP
15 7 (22.58%) OCMJD
16 6 (19.35%) Refactoring
16 6 (19.35%) Ruby

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) J2EE
2 19 (61.29%) Struts
3 17 (54.84%) Web Services
4 13 (41.94%) JSP
5 12 (38.71%) EJB
5 12 (38.71%) XML
5 12 (38.71%) Spring
6 9 (29.03%) Servlets
7 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
7 6 (19.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (16.13%) Java EE
8 5 (16.13%) Spring MVC
8 5 (16.13%) JPA
9 3 (9.68%) Ajax
9 3 (9.68%) jQuery
10 2 (6.45%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 15 (48.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 10 (32.26%) Web Development
3 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
4 6 (19.35%) User Stories
4 6 (19.35%) Refactoring
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) Pair Programming
4 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 17 (54.84%) Sun Certification
3 7 (22.58%) OCPJP
3 7 (22.58%) OCMJD
4 1 (3.23%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Sun
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Sybase
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