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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 33 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 40 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.50% 5.99% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.62% 6.33% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 25
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £39,700 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
712 600 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.94% 94.64% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 639 543 508
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 3 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 85 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (57.65%) TDD
3 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (49.41%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (45.88%) Unit Testing
6 33 (38.82%) Spring
7 31 (36.47%) Hibernate
8 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 26 (30.59%) SQL
10 24 (28.24%) HTML
11 21 (24.71%) MySQL
11 21 (24.71%) Web Services
12 19 (22.35%) CSS
13 17 (20.00%) REST
13 17 (20.00%) Oracle
13 17 (20.00%) PHP
14 13 (15.29%) OO
14 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
15 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
15 12 (14.12%) J2EE
16 11 (12.94%) MVC
17 10 (11.76%) SOAP
17 10 (11.76%) jQuery
18 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
18 9 (10.59%) Elasticsearch
19 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
19 8 (9.41%) OOP
19 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
19 8 (9.41%) Spring MVC
19 8 (9.41%) Subversion

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
1 9 (10.59%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.24%) Apache Solr
2 7 (8.24%) JBoss
3 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.35%) Mule
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.35%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) MySQL
2 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.06%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Subversion
2 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.71%) Maven
4 4 (4.71%) JUnit
4 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.35%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.35%) Ant
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.18%) Mockito
6 1 (1.18%) Hudson
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.82%) Spring
2 31 (36.47%) Hibernate
3 24 (28.24%) HTML
4 21 (24.71%) Web Services
5 19 (22.35%) CSS
6 17 (20.00%) REST
7 12 (14.12%) J2EE
8 10 (11.76%) jQuery
8 10 (11.76%) SOAP
9 8 (9.41%) Spring MVC
10 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.71%) Lucene
11 4 (4.71%) Ajax
12 3 (3.53%) JSON
12 3 (3.53%) JDBC
12 3 (3.53%) XML
12 3 (3.53%) Middleware
12 3 (3.53%) JAX-RS
12 3 (3.53%) JPA
13 2 (2.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.53%) User Experience
3 1 (1.18%) DTV
3 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Android
1 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.35%) UNIX
2 2 (2.35%) Solaris
3 1 (1.18%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) TDD
2 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (49.41%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (45.88%) Unit Testing
5 13 (15.29%) OO
5 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
7 11 (12.94%) MVC
8 8 (9.41%) OOP
8 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.06%) SOA
9 6 (7.06%) SDLC
10 4 (4.71%) Scrum
10 4 (4.71%) Web Development
11 3 (3.53%) Android Development
11 3 (3.53%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.53%) ERP
12 2 (2.35%) CRM
12 2 (2.35%) Web Design
12 2 (2.35%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 26 (30.59%) SQL
4 17 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Salt
1 1 (1.18%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.71%) Sybase
3 2 (2.35%) SAP
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.18%) Tieto
4 1 (1.18%) Splunk
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft