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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 33 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 44 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.12% 4.85% 9.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.29% 5.00% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 45
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
700 660 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.36% 97.06% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 594 553 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 27 February 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 89 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (64.04%) TDD
4 51 (57.30%) Hibernate
5 41 (46.07%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (44.94%) Eclipse
6 40 (44.94%) SQL
7 37 (41.57%) Unit Testing
8 35 (39.33%) Web Services
9 29 (32.58%) PL/SQL
9 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
10 28 (31.46%) Spring
10 28 (31.46%) XML
10 28 (31.46%) JBoss
11 27 (30.34%) WebSphere
12 26 (29.21%) RESTful
13 25 (28.09%) Ant
13 25 (28.09%) SOAP
14 24 (26.97%) Banking
15 22 (24.72%) HTML
16 18 (20.22%) Java EE
17 17 (19.10%) Maven
18 16 (17.98%) Retail Banking
18 16 (17.98%) Retail
18 16 (17.98%) J2EE
18 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
18 16 (17.98%) Swing
19 15 (16.85%) MySQL
19 15 (16.85%) Degree
19 15 (16.85%) Computer Science

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (31.46%) JBoss
2 27 (30.34%) WebSphere
3 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) MySQL
2 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (44.94%) Eclipse
2 25 (28.09%) Ant
3 17 (19.10%) Maven
4 14 (15.73%) Subversion
5 13 (14.61%) Git (software)
6 12 (13.48%) JUnit
7 9 (10.11%) Liquibase
8 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.37%) Hudson
9 3 (3.37%) NetBeans
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (26.97%) Banking
2 16 (17.98%) Retail
2 16 (17.98%) Retail Banking
3 11 (12.36%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.30%) Hibernate
2 35 (39.33%) Web Services
3 28 (31.46%) XML
3 28 (31.46%) Spring
4 26 (29.21%) RESTful
5 25 (28.09%) SOAP
6 22 (24.72%) HTML
7 18 (20.22%) Java EE
8 16 (17.98%) J2EE
8 16 (17.98%) Swing
9 11 (12.36%) CSS
10 9 (10.11%) JSP
10 9 (10.11%) JSON
10 9 (10.11%) OAuth
10 9 (10.11%) OAuth2
11 4 (4.49%) REST
12 3 (3.37%) JSF
12 3 (3.37%) Spring MVC
12 3 (3.37%) Apache Flex
13 2 (2.25%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) UNIX
3 8 (8.99%) Solaris
4 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.25%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (64.04%) TDD
3 41 (46.07%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (41.57%) Unit Testing
5 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
6 12 (13.48%) SOA
7 11 (12.36%) Scrum
8 7 (7.87%) Automated Testing
8 7 (7.87%) OO
9 5 (5.62%) OOP
9 5 (5.62%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.49%) Web Development
11 3 (3.37%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (3.37%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.37%) ETL
11 3 (3.37%) MVC
11 3 (3.37%) BDD
12 2 (2.25%) Android Development
12 2 (2.25%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (44.94%) SQL
3 29 (32.58%) PL/SQL
4 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.62%) PHP
6 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) VCP4
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) Tieto
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
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