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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 39 41 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.33% 4.47% 9.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 4.57% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 51
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
690 657 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.77% 97.91% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 592 547 477
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
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 30 January 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 82 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (81.71%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (65.85%) Hibernate
4 47 (57.32%) TDD
4 47 (57.32%) Eclipse
5 43 (52.44%) Web Services
6 38 (46.34%) SQL
7 36 (43.90%) XML
7 36 (43.90%) JBoss
8 35 (42.68%) WebSphere
9 33 (40.24%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (39.02%) PL/SQL
11 31 (37.80%) Software Engineering
11 31 (37.80%) RESTful
12 30 (36.59%) Banking
12 30 (36.59%) Unit Testing
12 30 (36.59%) Ant
13 29 (35.37%) SOAP
14 23 (28.05%) Spring
15 21 (25.61%) Java EE
15 21 (25.61%) HTML
16 19 (23.17%) WebLogic
16 19 (23.17%) Swing
16 19 (23.17%) Retail
16 19 (23.17%) Retail Banking
17 18 (21.95%) Maven
18 17 (20.73%) SOA
18 17 (20.73%) Oracle
18 17 (20.73%) J2EE
19 14 (17.07%) UNIX

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (43.90%) JBoss
2 35 (42.68%) WebSphere
3 19 (23.17%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.22%) CMS
6 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.22%) Magnolia
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) MySQL
2 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (57.32%) Eclipse
2 30 (36.59%) Ant
3 18 (21.95%) Maven
4 14 (17.07%) Subversion
5 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
6 10 (12.20%) JUnit
7 9 (10.98%) Liquibase
8 7 (8.54%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.66%) Hudson
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.44%) NetBeans
General
1 30 (36.59%) Banking
2 19 (23.17%) Retail
2 19 (23.17%) Retail Banking
3 12 (14.63%) Finance
4 4 (4.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (65.85%) Hibernate
2 43 (52.44%) Web Services
3 36 (43.90%) XML
4 31 (37.80%) RESTful
5 29 (35.37%) SOAP
6 23 (28.05%) Spring
7 21 (25.61%) Java EE
7 21 (25.61%) HTML
8 19 (23.17%) Swing
9 17 (20.73%) J2EE
10 11 (13.41%) JSP
11 9 (10.98%) OAuth2
11 9 (10.98%) OAuth
11 9 (10.98%) JSON
12 5 (6.10%) CSS
13 4 (4.88%) Spring MVC
14 3 (3.66%) Apache Flex
14 3 (3.66%) Spring Web Flow
15 2 (2.44%) FreeMarker
15 2 (2.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) UNIX
2 11 (13.41%) Linux
3 8 (9.76%) Solaris
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (81.71%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (57.32%) TDD
3 33 (40.24%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (37.80%) Software Engineering
5 30 (36.59%) Unit Testing
6 17 (20.73%) SOA
7 12 (14.63%) Scrum
8 5 (6.10%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Web Development
9 4 (4.88%) OO
9 4 (4.88%) MVC
10 3 (3.66%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.66%) ETL
10 3 (3.66%) BDD
10 3 (3.66%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.44%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (2.44%) OOP
12 1 (1.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (46.34%) SQL
3 32 (39.02%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Tieto
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
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