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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 60 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 10 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.63% 4.51% 7.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 4.73% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 29
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
599 592 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.40% 95.33% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 512 536 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Spring
3 15 (68.18%) J2EE
4 14 (63.64%) Linux
5 13 (59.09%) Oracle
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 13 (59.09%) Web Services
5 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
5 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (54.55%) JPA
6 12 (54.55%) MVC
6 12 (54.55%) Finance
6 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
7 11 (50.00%) Sybase
7 11 (50.00%) Java EE
7 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
8 10 (45.45%) TDD
9 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
10 5 (22.73%) UNIX
10 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
10 5 (22.73%) Ruby
10 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
10 5 (22.73%) User Stories
11 4 (18.18%) Degree
11 4 (18.18%) Struts
12 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
12 3 (13.64%) Sun

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Spring
1 15 (68.18%) J2EE
2 13 (59.09%) Web Services
3 12 (54.55%) JPA
4 11 (50.00%) Java EE
4 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (18.18%) Struts
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.09%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) JSP
8 2 (9.09%) EJB
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
9 1 (4.55%) jQuery
9 1 (4.55%) OAuth
9 1 (4.55%) HTML5
9 1 (4.55%) JSF
9 1 (4.55%) CSS
9 1 (4.55%) HTML
9 1 (4.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
3 12 (54.55%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
6 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
6 5 (22.73%) User Stories
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) BDD
8 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Sun Certification
3 2 (9.09%) OCPJP
3 2 (9.09%) OCMJD
4 1 (4.55%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Sybase
3 3 (13.64%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (4.55%) Cognizant