The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 28 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 48 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.45% 5.62% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 5.89% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,500 £30,175
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £44,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
718 475 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.51% 95.38% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 606 400 549
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Java Developer
South Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (61.64%) J2EE
3 44 (60.27%) Hibernate
4 38 (52.05%) Web Services
5 28 (38.36%) XML
6 27 (36.99%) HTML
7 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
7 26 (35.62%) Spring
7 26 (35.62%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (34.25%) Unit Testing
8 25 (34.25%) CSS
9 24 (32.88%) Java EE
10 23 (31.51%) SQL
11 22 (30.14%) JSP
11 22 (30.14%) TDD
11 22 (30.14%) Build Automation
12 21 (28.77%) Servlets
13 16 (21.92%) Tomcat
14 14 (19.18%) SOAP
14 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
14 14 (19.18%) Degree
15 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
15 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (15.07%) Linux
16 11 (15.07%) REST
17 10 (13.70%) Web Development
17 10 (13.70%) JBoss
17 10 (13.70%) MySQL
17 10 (13.70%) RDBMS
18 9 (12.33%) Internet

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (21.92%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.96%) Jetty
3 4 (5.48%) Apache
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Internet
1 9 (12.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.70%) MySQL
2 10 (13.70%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.11%) SQLite
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Subversion
2 2 (2.74%) Maven
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (61.64%) J2EE
2 44 (60.27%) Hibernate
3 38 (52.05%) Web Services
4 28 (38.36%) XML
5 27 (36.99%) HTML
6 26 (35.62%) Spring
7 25 (34.25%) CSS
8 24 (32.88%) Java EE
9 22 (30.14%) JSP
10 21 (28.77%) Servlets
11 14 (19.18%) SOAP
12 11 (15.07%) REST
13 7 (9.59%) Spring MVC
14 6 (8.22%) JPA
15 5 (6.85%) YUI
16 4 (5.48%) EJB
16 4 (5.48%) J2SE
16 4 (5.48%) RESTful
17 3 (4.11%) iOS SDK
17 3 (4.11%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.85%) RIA
3 3 (4.11%) Telematics
4 2 (2.74%) W3C
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.11%) Android
3 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.11%) UNIX
4 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (34.25%) Unit Testing
3 22 (30.14%) TDD
3 22 (30.14%) Build Automation
4 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.70%) Web Development
7 9 (12.33%) OOD
8 8 (10.96%) Scrum
9 7 (9.59%) MVC
9 7 (9.59%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (6.85%) OO
11 3 (4.11%) Android Development
11 3 (4.11%) Project Management
12 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (1.37%) Integration Testing
13 1 (1.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.51%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) C
4 4 (5.48%) C++
5 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) JBoss
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
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