The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 47 55 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 297 229 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.05% 4.18% 6.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 4.33% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 275 197 308
Average salary £40,000 £36,300 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.19% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5606 5287 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 96.58% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 4671 4650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Java Developer
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -4 88 £42,500 +19.71% 9
Somerset +29 74 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Wiltshire +29 68 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Dorset +16 37 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Gloucestershire -27 15 £43,250 +23.57% 3
Devon -10 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 570 (100.00%) Java
2 289 (50.70%) Spring
3 216 (37.89%) SQL
4 211 (37.02%) Eclipse
5 194 (34.04%) XML
6 178 (31.23%) OO
7 170 (29.82%) Web Services
7 170 (29.82%) JUnit
8 168 (29.47%) HTML
9 154 (27.02%) JavaScript
10 142 (24.91%) Scrum
11 140 (24.56%) Hibernate
12 137 (24.04%) TDD
13 135 (23.68%) Maven
14 127 (22.28%) Software Engineering
14 127 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
15 126 (22.11%) Oracle
16 125 (21.93%) Subversion
17 117 (20.53%) J2EE
18 114 (20.00%) CSS
19 104 (18.25%) Ant
19 104 (18.25%) Unit Testing
20 102 (17.89%) Degree
21 101 (17.72%) Linux
22 98 (17.19%) EJB
23 95 (16.67%) Java EE
24 91 (15.96%) Finance
25 83 (14.56%) JPA
26 82 (14.39%) NetBeans
27 79 (13.86%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 68 (11.93%) Tomcat
2 29 (5.09%) WebSphere
3 26 (4.56%) WebLogic
4 18 (3.16%) Apache
5 10 (1.75%) Apache Solr
6 9 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.40%) GlassFish
8 5 (0.88%) Confluence
9 3 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.53%) Mule
10 2 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.35%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) AWD
2 2 (0.35%) Summit
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Shopify
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.05%) SaaS
2 5 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.46%) Internet
2 10 (1.75%) HTTP
3 8 (1.40%) NGN
4 6 (1.05%) LDAP
4 6 (1.05%) SNMP
5 4 (0.70%) SSL
5 4 (0.70%) Intranet
6 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (13.33%) MySQL
2 49 (8.60%) SQL Server
3 33 (5.79%) Relational Database
4 32 (5.61%) Big Data
5 26 (4.56%) MongoDB
6 25 (4.39%) RDBMS
7 18 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.46%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.58%) EDRMS
9 9 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.53%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.53%) HBase
11 3 (0.53%) Riak
12 2 (0.35%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.18%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 211 (37.02%) Eclipse
2 170 (29.82%) JUnit
3 135 (23.68%) Maven
4 125 (21.93%) Subversion
5 104 (18.25%) Ant
6 82 (14.39%) NetBeans
7 76 (13.33%) Selenium
8 74 (12.98%) Jenkins
9 63 (11.05%) Git (software)
10 57 (10.00%) JMeter
11 48 (8.42%) Hudson
12 27 (4.74%) JIRA
13 16 (2.81%) IntelliJ
13 16 (2.81%) Eclipse RCP
13 16 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (2.46%) TestNG
15 13 (2.28%) FitNesse
16 9 (1.58%) NUnit
17 8 (1.40%) Mockito
17 8 (1.40%) Cucumber
General
1 91 (15.96%) Finance
2 53 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.26%) Retail
4 23 (4.04%) Banking
5 15 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.46%) Marketing
7 8 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.40%) Advertising
8 4 (0.70%) Back Office
8 4 (0.70%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (50.70%) Spring
2 194 (34.04%) XML
3 170 (29.82%) Web Services
4 168 (29.47%) HTML
5 140 (24.56%) Hibernate
6 117 (20.53%) J2EE
7 114 (20.00%) CSS
8 98 (17.19%) EJB
9 95 (16.67%) Java EE
10 83 (14.56%) JPA
11 79 (13.86%) JSP
12 74 (12.98%) SOAP
13 69 (12.11%) JSF
14 65 (11.40%) jQuery
15 62 (10.88%) EJB 3.0
16 54 (9.47%) Servlets
17 41 (7.19%) Ajax
18 38 (6.67%) RESTful
18 38 (6.67%) HTML5
19 34 (5.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 30 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 26 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.46%) Open Source
5 13 (2.28%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.28%) N-Tier
5 13 (2.28%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.93%) Derivative
7 9 (1.58%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.40%) Physics
9 3 (0.53%) DTV
9 3 (0.53%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.53%) Xbox
9 3 (0.53%) Machine Learning
10 2 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.35%) Clustering
10 2 (0.35%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.35%) DataPower
10 2 (0.35%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 101 (17.72%) Linux
2 43 (7.54%) UNIX
3 23 (4.04%) Android
4 19 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.81%) Windows
6 10 (1.75%) Solaris
7 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.70%) CentOS
8 4 (0.70%) Fedora
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.18%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (31.23%) OO
2 142 (24.91%) Scrum
3 137 (24.04%) TDD
4 127 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (22.28%) Software Engineering
5 104 (18.25%) Unit Testing
6 53 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (8.60%) Performance Testing
8 43 (7.54%) E-Commerce
9 39 (6.84%) Web Development
10 32 (5.61%) UML
11 29 (5.09%) BDD
12 25 (4.39%) Pair Programming
13 20 (3.51%) MVC
13 20 (3.51%) OOD
13 20 (3.51%) OOA/OOD
14 19 (3.33%) Multithreading
15 16 (2.81%) Waterfall
16 13 (2.28%) Automated Testing
16 13 (2.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 570 (100.00%) Java
2 216 (37.89%) SQL
3 154 (27.02%) JavaScript
4 50 (8.77%) C++
5 37 (6.49%) PHP
5 37 (6.49%) Ruby
6 31 (5.44%) C#
7 24 (4.21%) C
8 19 (3.33%) Perl
9 16 (2.81%) Scala
10 14 (2.46%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.75%) Python
11 10 (1.75%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.23%) Jython
13 4 (0.70%) PHP5
14 3 (0.53%) Lua
14 3 (0.53%) XQuery
15 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.35%) Haskell
16 1 (0.18%) Ada
Qualifications
1 102 (17.89%) Degree
2 22 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.46%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.53%) PhD
5 3 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.23%) SLA
2 4 (0.70%) WAI
2 4 (0.70%) QA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 4 (0.70%) Puppet
2 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 126 (22.11%) Oracle
2 59 (10.35%) JBoss
3 25 (4.39%) IBM
4 21 (3.68%) hybris
5 16 (2.81%) Sun
6 9 (1.58%) Google
7 6 (1.05%) Sybase
7 6 (1.05%) Symantec
8 4 (0.70%) BEA
8 4 (0.70%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.70%) Trapeze
9 3 (0.53%) Facebook
10 2 (0.35%) Twitter
10 2 (0.35%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.35%) Kony
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.18%) SAP
11 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.18%) HP
11 1 (0.18%) Zend
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent base salary and benefits offered
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 8 days ago