The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 18 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 59 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.76% 6.47% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 6.77% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 45
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 620 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.68% 95.53% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 757 515 747
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Java Developer
East Midlands

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -27 24 £35,000 -16.66% 2
Java Developer
East Midlands

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (82.14%) J2EE
3 35 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
5 32 (57.14%) EJB
5 32 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (55.36%) Computer Science
7 30 (53.57%) Oracle
8 26 (46.43%) JSP
8 26 (46.43%) Web Development
9 25 (44.64%) SQL
9 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
10 24 (42.86%) Servlets
11 23 (41.07%) Struts
12 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (33.93%) Sun
13 19 (33.93%) Sun Certification
14 18 (32.14%) Linux
14 18 (32.14%) Degree
15 17 (30.36%) XML
16 16 (28.57%) Web Services
17 14 (25.00%) JUnit
17 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
17 14 (25.00%) Finance
18 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
19 11 (19.64%) Spring
19 11 (19.64%) Apache
20 10 (17.86%) TDD
21 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
21 9 (16.07%) ITIL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (19.64%) Apache
2 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.79%) Redmine
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (82.14%) J2EE
2 32 (57.14%) EJB
3 26 (46.43%) JSP
4 24 (42.86%) Servlets
5 23 (41.07%) Struts
6 17 (30.36%) XML
7 16 (28.57%) Web Services
8 11 (19.64%) Spring
9 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
10 7 (12.50%) HTML
10 7 (12.50%) CSS
10 7 (12.50%) JSF
11 2 (3.57%) Java EE
11 2 (3.57%) Ajax
11 2 (3.57%) jQuery
12 1 (1.79%) REST
12 1 (1.79%) Grails
12 1 (1.79%) JDBC
12 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (55.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 26 (46.43%) Web Development
3 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 10 (17.86%) TDD
6 9 (16.07%) ITIL
7 7 (12.50%) UML
7 7 (12.50%) SOA
8 3 (5.36%) Scrum
8 3 (5.36%) OOP
9 2 (3.57%) OOD
9 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 25 (44.64%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Sun Certification
2 18 (32.14%) Degree
3 8 (14.29%) PhD
4 7 (12.50%) OCPJP
4 7 (12.50%) OCMJD
5 2 (3.57%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Oracle
2 19 (33.93%) Sun
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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