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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 45 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.10% 2.14% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 2.23% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 11
Average salary £35,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £20,950 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
703 539 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.17% 96.25% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 592 468 484
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 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 21 August 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (73.42%) Web Services
3 54 (68.35%) Hibernate
4 44 (55.70%) HTML
5 41 (51.90%) XML
6 37 (46.84%) J2EE
7 33 (41.77%) SQL
8 30 (37.97%) JBoss
9 29 (36.71%) SOAP
9 29 (36.71%) Spring
10 28 (35.44%) WebSphere
11 27 (34.18%) Oracle
12 24 (30.38%) UNIX
13 22 (27.85%) Eclipse
13 22 (27.85%) TDD
14 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
15 20 (25.32%) CSS
15 20 (25.32%) Banking
16 19 (24.05%) PL/SQL
17 17 (21.52%) Java EE
18 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
19 14 (17.72%) Tomcat
19 14 (17.72%) Scrum
19 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (17.72%) RESTful
20 13 (16.46%) JSP
21 12 (15.19%) SOA
21 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
21 12 (15.19%) REST
22 11 (13.92%) Linux

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (35.44%) WebSphere
2 14 (17.72%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.86%) Jetty
4 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.27%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.27%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Internet
2 8 (10.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.39%) MySQL
4 7 (8.86%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.53%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 22 (27.85%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.59%) Ant
3 4 (5.06%) Subversion
4 3 (3.80%) Maven
5 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 20 (25.32%) Banking
2 8 (10.13%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Games
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (73.42%) Web Services
2 54 (68.35%) Hibernate
3 44 (55.70%) HTML
4 41 (51.90%) XML
5 37 (46.84%) J2EE
6 29 (36.71%) SOAP
6 29 (36.71%) Spring
7 20 (25.32%) CSS
8 17 (21.52%) Java EE
9 14 (17.72%) RESTful
10 13 (16.46%) JSP
11 12 (15.19%) REST
12 11 (13.92%) Spring MVC
13 10 (12.66%) Servlets
14 6 (7.59%) .NET
14 6 (7.59%) J2SE
14 6 (7.59%) JMS
14 6 (7.59%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (7.59%) YUI
14 6 (7.59%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) RIA
3 3 (3.80%) Telematics
3 3 (3.80%) W3C
4 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) UNIX
2 11 (13.92%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Solaris
4 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) TDD
2 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
3 14 (17.72%) Scrum
3 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.19%) SOA
5 11 (13.92%) MVC
5 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.66%) Build Automation
7 7 (8.86%) OOD
8 6 (7.59%) OO
8 6 (7.59%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (3.80%) Web Development
9 3 (3.80%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.53%) Project Management
11 1 (1.27%) UML
11 1 (1.27%) OOP
11 1 (1.27%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.27%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (41.77%) SQL
3 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (24.05%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) JBoss
2 27 (34.18%) Oracle
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