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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 34 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.61% 7.28% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 7.55% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,750 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
743 689 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.87% 96.50% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 636 583 424
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 53 (67.09%) TDD
3 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (54.43%) Hibernate
5 32 (40.51%) SQL
5 32 (40.51%) Spring
5 32 (40.51%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (37.97%) Unit Testing
7 27 (34.18%) HTML
8 26 (32.91%) Web Services
9 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
10 20 (25.32%) Eclipse
11 19 (24.05%) CSS
12 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
13 15 (18.99%) MySQL
13 15 (18.99%) JBoss
14 14 (17.72%) PL/SQL
14 14 (17.72%) WebSphere
15 13 (16.46%) Oracle
15 13 (16.46%) SOAP
15 13 (16.46%) XML
16 12 (15.19%) Ant
16 12 (15.19%) Banking
16 12 (15.19%) Automated Testing
17 11 (13.92%) Degree
17 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
17 11 (13.92%) J2EE
18 10 (12.66%) Subversion
18 10 (12.66%) RESTful
19 9 (11.39%) Git (software)

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (18.99%) JBoss
2 14 (17.72%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.53%) Mule
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.53%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) GitHub
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) MySQL
2 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Eclipse
2 12 (15.19%) Ant
3 10 (12.66%) Subversion
4 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.13%) Maven
5 8 (10.13%) JUnit
6 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.33%) Liquibase
8 2 (2.53%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 12 (15.19%) Banking
2 8 (10.13%) Finance
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) Hibernate
2 32 (40.51%) Spring
3 27 (34.18%) HTML
4 26 (32.91%) Web Services
5 19 (24.05%) CSS
6 13 (16.46%) XML
6 13 (16.46%) SOAP
7 11 (13.92%) J2EE
8 10 (12.66%) RESTful
9 8 (10.13%) JSON
10 7 (8.86%) REST
11 5 (6.33%) Spring MVC
11 5 (6.33%) Java EE
11 5 (6.33%) OAuth
11 5 (6.33%) OAuth2
11 5 (6.33%) JSP
11 5 (6.33%) Swing
12 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.80%) JAX-RS
13 3 (3.80%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.80%) User Experience
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) UNIX
1 8 (10.13%) Solaris
2 5 (6.33%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) TDD
2 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (40.51%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (37.97%) Unit Testing
5 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.19%) Automated Testing
7 9 (11.39%) OO
7 9 (11.39%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) MVC
9 5 (6.33%) OOP
9 5 (6.33%) SOA
10 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.06%) Web Development
11 3 (3.80%) Android Development
11 3 (3.80%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.53%) Integration Testing
12 2 (2.53%) BDD
12 2 (2.53%) ERP
12 2 (2.53%) CRM
12 2 (2.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (40.51%) SQL
3 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.72%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Tieto
3 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
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