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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 41 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 37 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.12% 4.14% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 4.37% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 19
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
709 618 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.20% 94.79% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 636 544 489
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 29 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (52.50%) TDD
3 39 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.25%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (42.50%) Unit Testing
6 32 (40.00%) Spring
7 28 (35.00%) Hibernate
8 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
9 23 (28.75%) SQL
10 21 (26.25%) MySQL
11 20 (25.00%) HTML
12 19 (23.75%) Web Services
12 19 (23.75%) REST
13 17 (21.25%) PHP
13 17 (21.25%) CSS
14 14 (17.50%) J2EE
14 14 (17.50%) Oracle
14 14 (17.50%) Software Engineering
15 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
15 11 (13.75%) OO
15 11 (13.75%) MVC
16 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
17 9 (11.25%) SOAP
17 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
17 9 (11.25%) Subversion
17 9 (11.25%) jQuery
17 9 (11.25%) Elasticsearch
18 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
18 8 (10.00%) Apache Solr
19 7 (8.75%) Jenkins

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.25%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 7 (8.75%) JBoss
5 2 (2.50%) Mule
5 2 (2.50%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) MySQL
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.25%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Subversion
2 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.25%) Maven
4 5 (6.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.50%) Mockito
6 1 (1.25%) Hudson
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) Spring
2 28 (35.00%) Hibernate
3 20 (25.00%) HTML
4 19 (23.75%) Web Services
4 19 (23.75%) REST
5 17 (21.25%) CSS
6 14 (17.50%) J2EE
7 9 (11.25%) SOAP
7 9 (11.25%) jQuery
8 7 (8.75%) Spring MVC
9 6 (7.50%) Lucene
10 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.00%) Ajax
11 4 (5.00%) JDBC
12 3 (3.75%) Middleware
12 3 (3.75%) JAX-RS
12 3 (3.75%) JSON
12 3 (3.75%) JPA
13 2 (2.50%) HTML5
13 2 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.25%) DTV
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Android
1 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) TDD
2 39 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (46.25%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (42.50%) Unit Testing
5 14 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.75%) MVC
6 11 (13.75%) OO
6 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
7 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.75%) SOA
8 7 (8.75%) OOP
9 4 (5.00%) ERP
9 4 (5.00%) Scrum
9 4 (5.00%) SDLC
10 3 (3.75%) Web Development
10 3 (3.75%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.75%) Android Development
10 3 (3.75%) iOS Development
11 2 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.50%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.75%) SQL
4 17 (21.25%) PHP
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Salt
1 1 (1.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Oracle
2 4 (5.00%) Sybase
3 3 (3.75%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
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