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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 58 34 57
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 272 401 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.54% 6.58% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 6.86% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 260 360 194
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £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 3 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 3 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 -4 132 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Somerset -7 40 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Gloucestershire -9 35 £60,000 +44.57% 5
Wiltshire -47 26 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Devon -1 21 £37,500 +41.50% 7
Dorset -36 15 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 587 (100.00%) Java
2 384 (65.42%) Spring
3 350 (59.63%) Agile Software Development
4 266 (45.32%) Hibernate
5 218 (37.14%) TDD
6 213 (36.29%) JavaScript
7 190 (32.37%) SQL
8 183 (31.18%) XML
9 181 (30.83%) HTML
10 177 (30.15%) CSS
10 177 (30.15%) JUnit
11 176 (29.98%) J2EE
12 154 (26.24%) Web Services
13 151 (25.72%) Scrum
14 147 (25.04%) Oracle
15 140 (23.85%) Maven
16 131 (22.32%) MySQL
17 104 (17.72%) Eclipse
18 98 (16.70%) Finance
19 97 (16.52%) JSON
20 94 (16.01%) Tomcat
21 90 (15.33%) SOAP
22 89 (15.16%) Subversion
23 88 (14.99%) SQL Server
23 88 (14.99%) Git (software)
24 85 (14.48%) Linux
25 76 (12.95%) Software Engineering
26 75 (12.78%) Degree
27 73 (12.44%) BDD
28 72 (12.27%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (16.01%) Tomcat
2 64 (10.90%) JBoss
3 21 (3.58%) Apache
3 21 (3.58%) Mule
4 19 (3.24%) Mule ESB
5 18 (3.07%) ColdFusion
6 13 (2.21%) Alfresco
6 13 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (2.04%) Joomla!
8 11 (1.87%) Apache Solr
8 11 (1.87%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.70%) Node.js
10 9 (1.53%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.19%) GlassFish
11 7 (1.19%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.85%) Confluence
13 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.51%) Liferay
15 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.34%) IIS
Business Applications
1 22 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.92%) SaaS
3 18 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.51%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.60%) HTTP
2 23 (3.92%) Internet
3 3 (0.51%) SAN
4 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.34%) FTP
5 1 (0.17%) Extranet
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (22.32%) MySQL
2 88 (14.99%) SQL Server
3 53 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 48 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (6.47%) MongoDB
6 28 (4.77%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.77%) RDBMS
7 23 (3.92%) Big Data
8 16 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.70%) HBase
11 7 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.68%) Jackrabbit
13 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.34%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.34%) Hazelcast
15 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 177 (30.15%) JUnit
2 140 (23.85%) Maven
3 104 (17.72%) Eclipse
4 89 (15.16%) Subversion
5 88 (14.99%) Git (software)
6 44 (7.50%) Ant
7 41 (6.98%) JIRA
7 41 (6.98%) Cucumber
8 37 (6.30%) Jenkins
9 36 (6.13%) Selenium
10 21 (3.58%) IntelliJ
11 18 (3.07%) Mockito
12 17 (2.90%) WebDriver
13 16 (2.73%) EasyMock
14 13 (2.21%) Hudson
14 13 (2.21%) NetBeans
14 13 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (2.21%) Karma Test Runner
15 12 (2.04%) Spock
15 12 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (16.70%) Finance
2 57 (9.71%) Banking
3 49 (8.35%) Telecoms
4 38 (6.47%) Retail
5 35 (5.96%) Marketing
5 35 (5.96%) Advertising
6 22 (3.75%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.75%) Electronics
7 19 (3.24%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.21%) Back Office
9 11 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.36%) Games
11 5 (0.85%) Publishing
11 5 (0.85%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (65.42%) Spring
2 266 (45.32%) Hibernate
3 183 (31.18%) XML
4 181 (30.83%) HTML
5 177 (30.15%) CSS
6 176 (29.98%) J2EE
7 154 (26.24%) Web Services
8 97 (16.52%) JSON
9 90 (15.33%) SOAP
10 64 (10.90%) jQuery
11 63 (10.73%) REST
12 62 (10.56%) JPA
13 58 (9.88%) HTML5
14 57 (9.71%) Spring MVC
15 47 (8.01%) XHTML
16 38 (6.47%) Ajax
17 36 (6.13%) Java EE
18 35 (5.96%) RESTful
18 35 (5.96%) JSF
18 35 (5.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.03%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.75%) DTV
4 15 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 14 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.21%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.04%) RIA
8 5 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.85%) User Experience
9 3 (0.51%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.51%) Derivative
9 3 (0.51%) AS400
9 3 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.34%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.17%) PKI
11 1 (0.17%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.17%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.17%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 85 (14.48%) Linux
2 17 (2.90%) Apple iOS
3 15 (2.56%) Android
4 14 (2.39%) UNIX
5 5 (0.85%) Windows
6 4 (0.68%) Fedora
6 4 (0.68%) CentOS
7 2 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (59.63%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (37.14%) TDD
3 151 (25.72%) Scrum
4 76 (12.95%) Software Engineering
5 73 (12.44%) BDD
6 72 (12.27%) OO
7 68 (11.58%) MVC
8 63 (10.73%) UML
9 59 (10.05%) E-Commerce
9 59 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (9.88%) Open Source
11 48 (8.18%) Kanban
12 44 (7.50%) Web Development
13 36 (6.13%) OOP
14 33 (5.62%) Web Application Development
14 33 (5.62%) Mentoring
14 33 (5.62%) SDLC
15 29 (4.94%) Unit Testing
15 29 (4.94%) Integration Testing
15 29 (4.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 587 (100.00%) Java
2 213 (36.29%) JavaScript
3 190 (32.37%) SQL
4 41 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 26 (4.43%) PHP
5 26 (4.43%) C#
6 21 (3.58%) C++
7 17 (2.90%) Ruby
8 14 (2.39%) Python
9 13 (2.21%) AspectJ
9 13 (2.21%) Clojure
10 10 (1.70%) Scala
11 9 (1.53%) Groovy
12 8 (1.36%) Perl
13 7 (1.19%) C
13 7 (1.19%) ActionScript
14 6 (1.02%) CFML
15 4 (0.68%) PHP5
16 3 (0.51%) XQuery
17 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 75 (12.78%) Degree
2 31 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.56%) QA
2 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.68%) SLA
2 4 (0.68%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (0.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (5.11%) Puppet
2 12 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.02%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.34%) logstash
4 2 (0.34%) Graphite
Vendors
1 147 (25.04%) Oracle
2 22 (3.75%) SAP
3 19 (3.24%) Adobe
4 16 (2.73%) IBM
5 11 (1.87%) TIBCO
6 9 (1.53%) Apple
7 8 (1.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (0.85%) Sybase
8 5 (0.85%) Google
9 4 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.68%) ATG
9 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.34%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.34%) Terracotta
10 2 (0.34%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.17%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.17%) VMware
11 1 (0.17%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.17%) NorthgateArinso
11 1 (0.17%) BT
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