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 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 51 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.84% 4.77% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 4.88% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 14
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
608 410 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.02% 97.85% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 586 356 466
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,500 £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 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 19 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (73.91%) Struts
4 33 (71.74%) Degree
4 33 (71.74%) J2EE
5 32 (69.57%) Sun Certification
5 32 (69.57%) Software Engineering
5 32 (69.57%) Sun
5 32 (69.57%) Linux
5 32 (69.57%) Computer Science
6 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
7 28 (60.87%) JSP
8 25 (54.35%) Web Services
9 24 (52.17%) EJB
10 23 (50.00%) XML
10 23 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (47.83%) JUnit
11 22 (47.83%) Web Development
12 21 (45.65%) Unit Testing
13 16 (34.78%) Servlets
14 13 (28.26%) Spring
14 13 (28.26%) SQL
14 13 (28.26%) Oracle
14 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
14 13 (28.26%) Finance
15 11 (23.91%) Apache
15 11 (23.91%) OCPJP
15 11 (23.91%) OCMJD
16 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
16 10 (21.74%) Hibernate

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (23.91%) Apache
2 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) JUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) Struts
2 33 (71.74%) J2EE
3 28 (60.87%) JSP
4 25 (54.35%) Web Services
5 24 (52.17%) EJB
6 23 (50.00%) XML
7 16 (34.78%) Servlets
8 13 (28.26%) Spring
9 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
10 8 (17.39%) jQuery
10 8 (17.39%) Ajax
11 5 (10.87%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (4.35%) Java EE
12 2 (4.35%) Spring MVC
12 2 (4.35%) JavaBeans
13 1 (2.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 32 (69.57%) Computer Science
2 23 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) Software Engineering
3 22 (47.83%) Web Development
4 21 (45.65%) Unit Testing
5 5 (10.87%) User Stories
5 5 (10.87%) Refactoring
5 5 (10.87%) TDD
5 5 (10.87%) Pair Programming
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 33 (71.74%) Degree
2 32 (69.57%) Sun Certification
3 11 (23.91%) OCPJP
3 11 (23.91%) OCMJD
4 1 (2.17%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (2.17%) PhD
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Sun
2 13 (28.26%) Oracle