The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 57 39 62
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 29 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.15% 4.48% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 4.68% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 7
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
888 620 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.31% 95.68% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 800 555 569
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -16 23 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Kettering - 1 £37,500 -
Java Developer
East Midlands

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (85.00%) Software Engineering
3 50 (83.33%) J2EE
4 47 (78.33%) Computer Science
5 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (63.33%) JSP
5 38 (63.33%) JavaScript
5 38 (63.33%) Sun
5 38 (63.33%) Struts
6 36 (60.00%) Linux
6 36 (60.00%) Sun Certification
6 36 (60.00%) Degree
7 34 (56.67%) Web Development
7 34 (56.67%) EJB
7 34 (56.67%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (46.67%) Servlets
9 27 (45.00%) Web Services
10 26 (43.33%) Oracle
11 25 (41.67%) SQL
11 25 (41.67%) XML
12 23 (38.33%) JUnit
12 23 (38.33%) Unit Testing
13 17 (28.33%) Telecoms
13 17 (28.33%) Finance
13 17 (28.33%) Spring
14 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
15 13 (21.67%) Apache
15 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
15 13 (21.67%) OCPJP
15 13 (21.67%) OCMJD

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (21.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (38.33%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Hudson
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (28.33%) Telecoms
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (83.33%) J2EE
2 38 (63.33%) JSP
2 38 (63.33%) Struts
3 34 (56.67%) EJB
4 28 (46.67%) Servlets
5 27 (45.00%) Web Services
6 25 (41.67%) XML
7 17 (28.33%) Spring
8 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
9 6 (10.00%) jQuery
9 6 (10.00%) Ajax
10 2 (3.33%) JDBC
10 2 (3.33%) .NET
10 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
10 2 (3.33%) Apache Camel
11 1 (1.67%) Android SDK
11 1 (1.67%) Java EE
11 1 (1.67%) Cocoa
11 1 (1.67%) AWT
11 1 (1.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 47 (78.33%) Computer Science
2 34 (56.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (56.67%) Web Development
4 23 (38.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (3.33%) MVC
7 1 (1.67%) Business Development
7 1 (1.67%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.67%) Kanban
7 1 (1.67%) User Stories
7 1 (1.67%) Scrum
7 1 (1.67%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (1.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (41.67%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.67%) Python
4 1 (1.67%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
4 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (60.00%) Sun Certification
1 36 (60.00%) Degree
2 13 (21.67%) OCPJP
2 13 (21.67%) OCMJD
3 11 (18.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Sun
2 26 (43.33%) Oracle
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