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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 49 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 295 304 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.85% 5.25% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 5.51% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 278 277 209
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
5835 5519 5194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.97% 95.30% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4801 4622 4566
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +15 121 £37,000 -12.94% 15
Dorset -5 48 £72,500 +61.11% 2
Gloucestershire +4 41 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Wiltshire -31 24 £35,000 -8.49% 5
Somerset -23 21 £37,500 -
Devon 0 18 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 589 (100.00%) Java
2 341 (57.89%) Spring
3 313 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
4 267 (45.33%) JavaScript
5 233 (39.56%) Hibernate
6 227 (38.54%) HTML
7 220 (37.35%) CSS
8 208 (35.31%) TDD
9 196 (33.28%) XML
10 186 (31.58%) SQL
11 158 (26.83%) JUnit
12 153 (25.98%) J2EE
13 149 (25.30%) Web Services
14 136 (23.09%) Oracle
15 126 (21.39%) MySQL
16 118 (20.03%) Maven
17 117 (19.86%) Scrum
18 89 (15.11%) Tomcat
19 88 (14.94%) Eclipse
20 85 (14.43%) JSON
21 79 (13.41%) Finance
22 78 (13.24%) Linux
23 76 (12.90%) XHTML
24 74 (12.56%) jQuery
25 71 (12.05%) Subversion
26 70 (11.88%) MVC
27 68 (11.54%) SOAP
28 61 (10.36%) SQL Server
28 61 (10.36%) OO
29 60 (10.19%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 89 (15.11%) Tomcat
2 44 (7.47%) JBoss
3 42 (7.13%) ColdFusion
4 20 (3.40%) WebSphere
5 18 (3.06%) Node.js
6 15 (2.55%) WebLogic
6 15 (2.55%) Apache
7 9 (1.53%) Joomla!
7 9 (1.53%) Mule
7 9 (1.53%) Alfresco
7 9 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.36%) WordPress
8 8 (1.36%) nginx
8 8 (1.36%) Drupal
8 8 (1.36%) Mule ESB
9 6 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.85%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.68%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.07%) SaaS
3 13 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.36%) PaaS
5 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.51%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.26%) HTTP
2 11 (1.87%) Internet
3 3 (0.51%) SAN
4 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) Extranet
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (21.39%) MySQL
2 61 (10.36%) SQL Server
3 58 (9.85%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (9.00%) Relational Database
5 34 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 34 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 31 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 25 (4.24%) Big Data
8 14 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.21%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (1.53%) HBase
13 8 (1.36%) Redis
13 8 (1.36%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.36%) MariaDB
14 6 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.34%) Pentaho
16 1 (0.17%) Riak
16 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 158 (26.83%) JUnit
2 118 (20.03%) Maven
3 88 (14.94%) Eclipse
4 71 (12.05%) Subversion
5 56 (9.51%) Git (software)
6 35 (5.94%) Ant
7 26 (4.41%) Jenkins
8 23 (3.90%) JIRA
9 20 (3.40%) Cucumber
10 17 (2.89%) Selenium
11 12 (2.04%) IntelliJ
12 11 (1.87%) Mercurial
12 11 (1.87%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.70%) WebDriver
13 10 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (1.53%) Hudson
15 8 (1.36%) JDeveloper
16 7 (1.19%) NUnit
16 7 (1.19%) TestNG
17 6 (1.02%) NetBeans
General
1 79 (13.41%) Finance
2 57 (9.68%) Advertising
3 49 (8.32%) Banking
4 32 (5.43%) Marketing
5 30 (5.09%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.89%) Retail
6 17 (2.89%) Financial Institution
7 15 (2.55%) Electronics
7 15 (2.55%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.04%) Aerospace
9 11 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.19%) Back Office
11 4 (0.68%) Games
11 4 (0.68%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (57.89%) Spring
2 233 (39.56%) Hibernate
3 227 (38.54%) HTML
4 220 (37.35%) CSS
5 196 (33.28%) XML
6 153 (25.98%) J2EE
7 149 (25.30%) Web Services
8 85 (14.43%) JSON
9 76 (12.90%) XHTML
10 74 (12.56%) jQuery
11 68 (11.54%) SOAP
12 56 (9.51%) JPA
13 54 (9.17%) Spring MVC
14 49 (8.32%) JSF
15 46 (7.81%) HTML5
16 43 (7.30%) REST
17 41 (6.96%) Ajax
18 32 (5.43%) .NET
18 32 (5.43%) JSP
19 29 (4.92%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.83%) Open Source
2 35 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.72%) Mathematics
5 15 (2.55%) DTV
6 12 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.53%) RIA
8 7 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.51%) Derivative
10 2 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.34%) User Experience
11 1 (0.17%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.17%) PKI
11 1 (0.17%) Physics
11 1 (0.17%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.17%) AS400
11 1 (0.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 78 (13.24%) Linux
2 23 (3.90%) UNIX
3 13 (2.21%) Android
4 12 (2.04%) Windows
4 12 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.19%) AIX
6 6 (1.02%) Solaris
7 4 (0.68%) Fedora
7 4 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (35.31%) TDD
3 117 (19.86%) Scrum
4 70 (11.88%) MVC
5 61 (10.36%) OO
6 60 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 54 (9.17%) Kanban
9 53 (9.00%) BDD
10 46 (7.81%) Content Management
10 46 (7.81%) UML
11 44 (7.47%) Web Development
12 38 (6.45%) E-Commerce
13 32 (5.43%) Mentoring
14 31 (5.26%) Web Application Development
15 26 (4.41%) Pair Programming
16 24 (4.07%) Unit Testing
17 23 (3.90%) OOA/OOD
18 19 (3.23%) Integration Testing
18 19 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 589 (100.00%) Java
2 267 (45.33%) JavaScript
3 186 (31.58%) SQL
4 54 (9.17%) PL/SQL
5 32 (5.43%) C#
6 27 (4.58%) Ruby
7 25 (4.24%) PHP
8 15 (2.55%) Python
9 14 (2.38%) C++
9 14 (2.38%) Scala
10 13 (2.21%) Clojure
11 9 (1.53%) Perl
12 8 (1.36%) CFML
13 7 (1.19%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.02%) AspectJ
15 4 (0.68%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.68%) PHP5
15 4 (0.68%) Groovy
16 3 (0.51%) Go
16 3 (0.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 54 (9.17%) Degree
2 45 (7.64%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 19 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.68%) SLA
1 4 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (3.40%) Puppet
2 17 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.36%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.34%) logstash
4 2 (0.34%) Graphite
Vendors
1 136 (23.09%) Oracle
2 16 (2.72%) IBM
3 15 (2.55%) SAP
4 13 (2.21%) Adobe
5 5 (0.85%) Google
5 5 (0.85%) Sybase
6 4 (0.68%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.68%) Apple
7 3 (0.51%) BT
7 3 (0.51%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.34%) Greenplum
8 2 (0.34%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.17%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.17%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.17%) ATG
9 1 (0.17%) VMware
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