The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 46 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.96% 5.21% 9.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 5.31% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 61
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
737 565 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.21% 98.09% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 639 466 596
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 78 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (67.95%) Hibernate
4 50 (64.10%) Eclipse
5 49 (62.82%) Web Services
6 40 (51.28%) JBoss
7 39 (50.00%) XML
8 38 (48.72%) WebSphere
9 34 (43.59%) SQL
10 33 (42.31%) TDD
10 33 (42.31%) Banking
11 32 (41.03%) RESTful
12 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
12 30 (38.46%) Software Engineering
13 27 (34.62%) Ant
13 27 (34.62%) SOAP
14 26 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (30.77%) Spring
16 23 (29.49%) SOA
17 22 (28.21%) Java EE
17 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
18 20 (25.64%) HTML
18 20 (25.64%) WebLogic
18 20 (25.64%) Swing
18 20 (25.64%) Retail
18 20 (25.64%) Retail Banking
19 19 (24.36%) Maven
20 18 (23.08%) Oracle
21 17 (21.79%) UNIX
22 16 (20.51%) J2EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 40 (51.28%) JBoss
2 38 (48.72%) WebSphere
3 20 (25.64%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.28%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.28%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) MySQL
2 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.28%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 50 (64.10%) Eclipse
2 27 (34.62%) Ant
3 19 (24.36%) Maven
4 15 (19.23%) Subversion
5 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 10 (12.82%) JUnit
7 9 (11.54%) Liquibase
8 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.85%) Hudson
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.56%) NetBeans
General
1 33 (42.31%) Banking
2 20 (25.64%) Retail
2 20 (25.64%) Retail Banking
3 11 (14.10%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.95%) Hibernate
2 49 (62.82%) Web Services
3 39 (50.00%) XML
4 32 (41.03%) RESTful
5 27 (34.62%) SOAP
6 24 (30.77%) Spring
7 22 (28.21%) Java EE
8 20 (25.64%) HTML
8 20 (25.64%) Swing
9 16 (20.51%) J2EE
10 11 (14.10%) JSP
11 9 (11.54%) JSON
11 9 (11.54%) OAuth
11 9 (11.54%) OAuth2
12 6 (7.69%) REST
13 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
14 3 (3.85%) Apache Flex
14 3 (3.85%) Spring Web Flow
14 3 (3.85%) .NET
15 2 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) UNIX
2 15 (19.23%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Solaris
4 2 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) TDD
3 30 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 26 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (29.49%) SOA
6 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
7 13 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (6.41%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.13%) MVC
9 4 (5.13%) Web Development
9 4 (5.13%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.85%) ETL
10 3 (3.85%) BDD
11 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.56%) Business Analysis
12 1 (1.28%) Software Testing
12 1 (1.28%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.28%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (43.59%) SQL
3 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.13%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) Tieto
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
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