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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 56 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.00% 3.83% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 3.99% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 9
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
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
682 702 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.57% 95.90% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 615 584 448
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (46.55%) TDD
3 27 (46.55%) Unit Testing
3 27 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (39.66%) Spring
5 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
6 20 (34.48%) Hibernate
7 17 (29.31%) MySQL
8 16 (27.59%) SQL
8 16 (27.59%) REST
9 14 (24.14%) Web Services
10 13 (22.41%) Oracle
10 13 (22.41%) HTML
11 12 (20.69%) PHP
11 12 (20.69%) J2EE
11 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
12 11 (18.97%) CSS
13 10 (17.24%) MVC
14 9 (15.52%) Subversion
14 9 (15.52%) SOAP
14 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
14 9 (15.52%) jQuery
14 9 (15.52%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (13.79%) Apache Solr
15 8 (13.79%) OO
16 7 (12.07%) JBoss
16 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
16 7 (12.07%) SOA
16 7 (12.07%) Jenkins

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (15.52%) Tomcat
1 9 (15.52%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (13.79%) Apache Solr
3 7 (12.07%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Mule
4 2 (3.45%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) MySQL
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Subversion
2 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.90%) Maven
5 3 (5.17%) JUnit
6 2 (3.45%) Mockito
7 1 (1.72%) Hudson
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) Spring
2 20 (34.48%) Hibernate
3 16 (27.59%) REST
4 14 (24.14%) Web Services
5 13 (22.41%) HTML
6 12 (20.69%) J2EE
7 11 (18.97%) CSS
8 9 (15.52%) SOAP
8 9 (15.52%) jQuery
9 6 (10.34%) Spring MVC
9 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.34%) Lucene
10 4 (6.90%) Ajax
10 4 (6.90%) JSON
10 4 (6.90%) JDBC
11 3 (5.17%) JAX-RS
11 3 (5.17%) Middleware
12 2 (3.45%) JPA
12 2 (3.45%) CSS3
12 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) DTV
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) TDD
2 27 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (46.55%) Unit Testing
3 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 10 (17.24%) MVC
5 8 (13.79%) OO
6 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.07%) SOA
7 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.90%) ERP
8 4 (6.90%) SDLC
9 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.17%) Web Development
9 3 (5.17%) OOP
9 3 (5.17%) Scrum
10 2 (3.45%) Web Design
10 2 (3.45%) CRM
10 2 (3.45%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.59%) SQL
4 12 (20.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Salt
1 1 (1.72%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Sybase
3 3 (5.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago