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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 28 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 444 216 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.27% 4.12% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.59% 4.33% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 389 206 257
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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
5852 4985 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.82% 95.17% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4858 4322 4722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 +2 114 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Wiltshire +34 102 £39,500 +5.33% 18
Dorset +36 79 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Somerset +6 70 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Gloucestershire +31 44 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Devon -2 13 £26,500 -24.28% 3
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 744 (100.00%) Java
2 401 (53.90%) Spring
3 271 (36.42%) JavaScript
4 247 (33.20%) HTML
5 236 (31.72%) XML
6 234 (31.45%) SQL
7 226 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
8 209 (28.09%) Scrum
9 195 (26.21%) CSS
10 188 (25.27%) Oracle
10 188 (25.27%) TDD
11 166 (22.31%) JUnit
12 162 (21.77%) Eclipse
13 160 (21.51%) Hibernate
14 158 (21.24%) J2EE
15 153 (20.56%) Web Services
16 150 (20.16%) OO
17 147 (19.76%) Software Engineering
18 143 (19.22%) Maven
19 123 (16.53%) Finance
20 121 (16.26%) Unit Testing
21 115 (15.46%) Subversion
22 108 (14.52%) Ant
23 100 (13.44%) Linux
24 91 (12.23%) jQuery
25 90 (12.10%) Degree
26 86 (11.56%) Java EE
27 82 (11.02%) SQL Server
28 81 (10.89%) JPA
29 79 (10.62%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (8.60%) Tomcat
2 25 (3.36%) WebLogic
3 24 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 20 (2.69%) Apache ServiceMix
5 18 (2.42%) Apache
6 11 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.08%) Joomla!
7 8 (1.08%) Alfresco
8 6 (0.81%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.67%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.54%) Mule
10 4 (0.54%) Magnolia
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.27%) Confluence
12 2 (0.27%) CMS
13 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (0.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.75%) SaaS
2 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.42%) Internet
2 12 (1.61%) HTTP
3 6 (0.81%) NGN
4 5 (0.67%) SNMP
5 4 (0.54%) LDAP
6 1 (0.13%) VoIP
6 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 77 (10.35%) MySQL
3 67 (9.01%) Relational Database
4 46 (6.18%) Big Data
5 42 (5.65%) RDBMS
6 38 (5.11%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (2.69%) Hadoop
9 19 (2.55%) NoSQL
10 17 (2.28%) HBase
11 13 (1.75%) DB2
12 11 (1.48%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.67%) Riak
14 4 (0.54%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (0.27%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 166 (22.31%) JUnit
2 162 (21.77%) Eclipse
3 143 (19.22%) Maven
4 115 (15.46%) Subversion
5 108 (14.52%) Ant
6 68 (9.14%) NetBeans
6 68 (9.14%) Jenkins
7 67 (9.01%) Git (software)
8 64 (8.60%) Selenium
9 47 (6.32%) JMeter
10 45 (6.05%) Hudson
11 31 (4.17%) JIRA
12 13 (1.75%) Apache Ivy
13 8 (1.08%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.08%) FitNesse
14 7 (0.94%) IntelliJ
14 7 (0.94%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.81%) Eclipse RCP
16 5 (0.67%) Mockito
16 5 (0.67%) ClearCase
General
1 123 (16.53%) Finance
2 61 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 58 (7.80%) Banking
4 37 (4.97%) Retail
4 37 (4.97%) Marketing
5 25 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (1.88%) Electronics
8 7 (0.94%) Advertising
8 7 (0.94%) Publishing
9 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.54%) Back Office
11 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Games
12 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (53.90%) Spring
2 247 (33.20%) HTML
3 236 (31.72%) XML
4 195 (26.21%) CSS
5 160 (21.51%) Hibernate
6 158 (21.24%) J2EE
7 153 (20.56%) Web Services
8 91 (12.23%) jQuery
9 86 (11.56%) Java EE
10 81 (10.89%) JPA
11 79 (10.62%) HTML5
12 75 (10.08%) EJB
13 64 (8.60%) JSF
14 61 (8.20%) RESTful
15 60 (8.06%) SOAP
16 49 (6.59%) EJB 3.0
17 45 (6.05%) JSON
17 45 (6.05%) JSP
18 43 (5.78%) JMS
19 39 (5.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (10.62%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.51%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (3.90%) Open Source
5 22 (2.96%) Digital Media
6 19 (2.55%) Derivative
7 16 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.61%) Xbox
9 9 (1.21%) GIS
10 8 (1.08%) RIA
11 7 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.67%) DTV
12 5 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.40%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.40%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.40%) Online Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Physics
14 2 (0.27%) Hedge funds
15 1 (0.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 100 (13.44%) Linux
2 55 (7.39%) UNIX
3 32 (4.30%) Android
4 26 (3.49%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.23%) Windows
6 11 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.81%) CentOS
7 6 (0.81%) Fedora
8 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (28.09%) Scrum
3 188 (25.27%) TDD
4 150 (20.16%) OO
5 147 (19.76%) Software Engineering
6 121 (16.26%) Unit Testing
7 72 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 68 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (6.59%) MVC
10 48 (6.45%) UML
11 47 (6.32%) Web Development
12 39 (5.24%) Performance Testing
12 39 (5.24%) Pair Programming
13 33 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
14 28 (3.76%) BDD
15 25 (3.36%) OOD
16 19 (2.55%) Analytics
16 19 (2.55%) Cash Management
17 18 (2.42%) Waterfall
17 18 (2.42%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 744 (100.00%) Java
2 271 (36.42%) JavaScript
3 234 (31.45%) SQL
4 69 (9.27%) C++
5 47 (6.32%) PHP
6 42 (5.65%) C#
7 40 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 37 (4.97%) Ruby
9 19 (2.55%) C
10 13 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 13 (1.75%) Python
11 11 (1.48%) Scala
12 7 (0.94%) Golang
13 6 (0.81%) PHP5
13 6 (0.81%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.67%) VB
14 5 (0.67%) Jython
14 5 (0.67%) Perl
15 4 (0.54%) Ada
16 3 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 90 (12.10%) Degree
2 34 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.69%) DV Cleared
4 18 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.28%) PhD
6 15 (2.02%) HND
7 4 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.69%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (2.42%) Puppet
2 17 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 188 (25.27%) Oracle
2 37 (4.97%) JBoss
3 31 (4.17%) hybris
4 16 (2.15%) Google
4 16 (2.15%) IBM
5 12 (1.61%) Facebook
6 9 (1.21%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.08%) TIBCO
7 8 (1.08%) Adobe
7 8 (1.08%) Sun
8 5 (0.67%) SAP
9 4 (0.54%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.27%) Sybase
10 2 (0.27%) Greenplum
10 2 (0.27%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.13%) Twitter
11 1 (0.13%) Zend
11 1 (0.13%) BEA
11 1 (0.13%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 to £34000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago