The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 51 28 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 283 448 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.82% 7.29% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 7.61% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 267 394 203
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South West region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Java Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -9 133 £41,000 -3.52% 18
Somerset -8 39 £42,500 -
Devon +17 33 £37,500 +41.50% 10
Gloucestershire -24 32 £60,000 +50.00% 5
Wiltshire -51 29 £35,000 -10.25% 8
Dorset -40 13 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 579 (100.00%) Java
2 380 (65.63%) Spring
3 356 (61.49%) Agile Software Development
4 264 (45.60%) Hibernate
5 222 (38.34%) TDD
6 196 (33.85%) JavaScript
7 193 (33.33%) SQL
8 180 (31.09%) J2EE
8 180 (31.09%) JUnit
8 180 (31.09%) XML
9 174 (30.05%) CSS
10 167 (28.84%) HTML
11 161 (27.81%) Web Services
12 160 (27.63%) Scrum
13 139 (24.01%) Oracle
14 135 (23.32%) Maven
15 125 (21.59%) MySQL
16 115 (19.86%) Eclipse
17 102 (17.62%) SOAP
18 96 (16.58%) Subversion
19 94 (16.23%) Tomcat
19 94 (16.23%) Git (software)
20 93 (16.06%) Finance
21 92 (15.89%) JSON
22 90 (15.54%) Linux
23 88 (15.20%) Software Engineering
24 87 (15.03%) SQL Server
25 85 (14.68%) Degree
26 83 (14.34%) BDD
27 75 (12.95%) REST

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 94 (16.23%) Tomcat
2 66 (11.40%) JBoss
3 28 (4.84%) Mule
4 24 (4.15%) Mule ESB
5 16 (2.76%) Apache
6 15 (2.59%) Alfresco
7 14 (2.42%) Apache Solr
7 14 (2.42%) Joomla!
8 13 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 13 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (1.73%) ColdFusion
10 9 (1.55%) MQSeries
10 9 (1.55%) Node.js
11 8 (1.38%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.21%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.86%) Confluence
14 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.52%) Liferay
16 2 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
17 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.86%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.97%) SaaS
3 19 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.52%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.84%) Internet
2 25 (4.32%) HTTP
3 2 (0.35%) SAN
3 2 (0.35%) FTP
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (21.59%) MySQL
2 87 (15.03%) SQL Server
3 52 (8.98%) Relational Database
4 46 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (7.43%) MongoDB
6 30 (5.18%) NoSQL
7 26 (4.49%) RDBMS
8 19 (3.28%) Big Data
9 18 (3.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (2.42%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.73%) HBase
12 7 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.69%) Jackrabbit
15 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.35%) Pentaho
16 2 (0.35%) Hazelcast
17 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
17 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 180 (31.09%) JUnit
2 135 (23.32%) Maven
3 115 (19.86%) Eclipse
4 96 (16.58%) Subversion
5 94 (16.23%) Git (software)
6 49 (8.46%) Ant
7 47 (8.12%) JIRA
7 47 (8.12%) Cucumber
8 46 (7.94%) Selenium
9 40 (6.91%) Jenkins
10 25 (4.32%) Mockito
11 24 (4.15%) IntelliJ
12 20 (3.45%) EasyMock
13 18 (3.11%) Spock
14 17 (2.94%) WebDriver
14 17 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (2.76%) jMock
16 15 (2.59%) Hudson
17 14 (2.42%) NetBeans
17 14 (2.42%) Apache Ivy
General
1 93 (16.06%) Finance
2 55 (9.50%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.64%) Banking
4 44 (7.60%) Retail
5 36 (6.22%) Advertising
6 32 (5.53%) Marketing
7 22 (3.80%) Manufacturing
7 22 (3.80%) Electronics
8 18 (3.11%) Back Office
9 14 (2.42%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.55%) Games
11 6 (1.04%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.86%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.69%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Military
14 1 (0.17%) Welsh Language
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (65.63%) Spring
2 264 (45.60%) Hibernate
3 180 (31.09%) J2EE
3 180 (31.09%) XML
4 174 (30.05%) CSS
5 167 (28.84%) HTML
6 161 (27.81%) Web Services
7 102 (17.62%) SOAP
8 92 (15.89%) JSON
9 75 (12.95%) REST
10 62 (10.71%) JPA
11 61 (10.54%) Spring MVC
12 59 (10.19%) jQuery
12 59 (10.19%) HTML5
13 50 (8.64%) Java EE
14 46 (7.94%) JSP
15 44 (7.60%) RESTful
16 38 (6.56%) AngularJS
17 37 (6.39%) Ajax
17 37 (6.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 27 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.80%) DTV
4 16 (2.76%) Mathematics
5 15 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.42%) RIA
7 10 (1.73%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.04%) User Experience
8 6 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.52%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.52%) AS400
10 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.35%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.35%) Xbox
11 1 (0.17%) PKI
11 1 (0.17%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (15.54%) Linux
2 18 (3.11%) Apple iOS
3 17 (2.94%) Android
3 17 (2.94%) UNIX
4 3 (0.52%) Windows
4 3 (0.52%) Fedora
4 3 (0.52%) CentOS
5 2 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (61.49%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (38.34%) TDD
3 160 (27.63%) Scrum
4 88 (15.20%) Software Engineering
5 83 (14.34%) BDD
6 75 (12.95%) MVC
7 64 (11.05%) UML
7 64 (11.05%) OO
8 61 (10.54%) Open Source
9 59 (10.19%) E-Commerce
10 52 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (8.29%) Kanban
12 44 (7.60%) Web Development
13 41 (7.08%) OOP
14 37 (6.39%) Integration Testing
15 36 (6.22%) Mentoring
15 36 (6.22%) SDLC
16 35 (6.04%) Web Application Development
17 31 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (5.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 579 (100.00%) Java
2 196 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 193 (33.33%) SQL
4 35 (6.04%) PL/SQL
5 28 (4.84%) C++
6 25 (4.32%) PHP
7 19 (3.28%) C#
8 16 (2.76%) Ruby
9 14 (2.42%) Python
10 13 (2.25%) C
10 13 (2.25%) AspectJ
11 12 (2.07%) Groovy
12 9 (1.55%) Perl
13 8 (1.38%) Clojure
14 7 (1.21%) Scala
15 6 (1.04%) ActionScript
16 5 (0.86%) CFML
17 3 (0.52%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.52%) PHP5
17 3 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 85 (14.68%) Degree
2 31 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.76%) QA
2 5 (0.86%) ISO 14001
2 5 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (5.53%) Puppet
2 13 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.38%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.17%) logstash
4 1 (0.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 139 (24.01%) Oracle
2 22 (3.80%) SAP
3 20 (3.45%) Adobe
4 17 (2.94%) IBM
5 15 (2.59%) TIBCO
6 11 (1.90%) Apple
7 7 (1.21%) Microsoft
8 6 (1.04%) ATG
9 5 (0.86%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.69%) Sybase
10 4 (0.69%) Google
11 3 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.35%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.17%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.17%) VMware
13 1 (0.17%) NorthgateArinso
13 1 (0.17%) Terracotta
13 1 (0.17%) BT
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