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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 59 45 20
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.94% 3.94% 10.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 4.19% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 40
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
591 597 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.79% 94.16% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 522 517 328
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) J2EE
4 16 (66.67%) Linux
5 15 (62.50%) Spring
5 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
6 14 (58.33%) Web Services
6 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
6 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (54.17%) SQL
7 13 (54.17%) Oracle
7 13 (54.17%) Finance
8 11 (45.83%) MVC
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
8 11 (45.83%) JPA
9 10 (41.67%) Sybase
9 10 (41.67%) TDD
9 10 (41.67%) Java EE
9 10 (41.67%) Spring MVC
10 7 (29.17%) Struts
10 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
11 6 (25.00%) Sun
11 6 (25.00%) Sun Certification
11 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
11 6 (25.00%) Degree
11 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (25.00%) Ruby
11 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
11 6 (25.00%) User Stories
12 5 (20.83%) Computer Science

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) J2EE
2 15 (62.50%) Spring
3 14 (58.33%) Web Services
4 11 (45.83%) JPA
5 10 (41.67%) Java EE
5 10 (41.67%) Spring MVC
6 7 (29.17%) Struts
7 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) EJB
8 4 (16.67%) JSP
9 2 (8.33%) Servlets
9 2 (8.33%) Ajax
10 1 (4.17%) jQuery
10 1 (4.17%) HTML
10 1 (4.17%) JSF
10 1 (4.17%) CSS
10 1 (4.17%) JMS
10 1 (4.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (45.83%) MVC
4 10 (41.67%) TDD
5 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) User Stories
6 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Scrum
10 1 (4.17%) Web Design
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
10 1 (4.17%) Kanban
10 1 (4.17%) BDD
10 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Sun Certification
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) OCPJP
2 3 (12.50%) OCMJD
3 1 (4.17%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) Sybase
3 6 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.17%) hybris