The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 52 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.29% 2.85% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 2.90% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 45
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 930 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.26% 98.20% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 623 789 932
Average salary £40,450 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (53.19%) Spring
3 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (48.94%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) XML
5 17 (36.17%) NoSQL
6 16 (34.04%) Web Services
7 14 (29.79%) TDD
7 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
7 14 (29.79%) Big Data
8 13 (27.66%) HTML
9 12 (25.53%) J2EE
9 12 (25.53%) OO
10 10 (21.28%) Linux
10 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
11 9 (19.15%) C#
11 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
11 9 (19.15%) Python
12 8 (17.02%) CSS
12 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
12 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (14.89%) Oracle
13 7 (14.89%) Publishing
13 7 (14.89%) Physics
13 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
14 6 (12.77%) .NET
14 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
14 6 (12.77%) XSLT
14 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
14 6 (12.77%) Hibernate

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) NoSQL
2 14 (29.79%) Big Data
3 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) MySQL
4 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) JUnit
3 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.26%) Ant
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) PyUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) TestNG
5 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (14.89%) Publishing
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) Spring
2 17 (36.17%) XML
3 16 (34.04%) Web Services
4 13 (27.66%) HTML
5 12 (25.53%) J2EE
6 8 (17.02%) CSS
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
7 6 (12.77%) .NET
7 6 (12.77%) XSLT
7 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.64%) HTML5
9 4 (8.51%) Java EE
10 3 (6.38%) Middleware
10 3 (6.38%) EJB
10 3 (6.38%) Struts
11 2 (4.26%) JDBC
11 2 (4.26%) JSP
11 2 (4.26%) Servlets
11 2 (4.26%) SOAP
11 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
3 7 (14.89%) Physics
4 6 (12.77%) Open Source
5 3 (6.38%) Semantic Web
5 3 (6.38%) User Experience
6 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.26%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.13%) Statistics
7 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Android
2 2 (4.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) TDD
2 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
3 12 (25.53%) OO
4 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) BDD
5 5 (10.64%) OOD
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.26%) System Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Android Development
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) Content Management
7 2 (4.26%) RDF
7 2 (4.26%) MVC
8 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) Python
4 5 (10.64%) Ruby
4 5 (10.64%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) SPARQL
5 2 (4.26%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) Groovy
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) VBScript
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) IBM
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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