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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 47 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 300 385 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.05% 6.29% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 6.60% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 275 328 234
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
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
5715 5829 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.20% 95.26% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4820 4167
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 September 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 -7 122 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Gloucestershire +11 49 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Somerset -5 41 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Wiltshire -37 34 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Devon +22 31 £37,500 +5.63% 2
Dorset -34 20 £45,000 - 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 567 (100.00%) Java
2 371 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
3 348 (61.38%) Spring
4 245 (43.21%) Hibernate
5 219 (38.62%) TDD
6 205 (36.16%) SQL
7 196 (34.57%) JavaScript
8 184 (32.45%) XML
9 179 (31.57%) JUnit
10 176 (31.04%) CSS
10 176 (31.04%) J2EE
11 165 (29.10%) Web Services
12 162 (28.57%) HTML
13 161 (28.40%) Scrum
14 137 (24.16%) Oracle
15 128 (22.57%) Eclipse
16 127 (22.40%) Maven
17 120 (21.16%) SOAP
18 105 (18.52%) MySQL
19 104 (18.34%) Software Engineering
20 101 (17.81%) Finance
21 100 (17.64%) Tomcat
21 100 (17.64%) Subversion
22 99 (17.46%) Git (software)
23 98 (17.28%) Degree
24 95 (16.75%) Linux
25 93 (16.40%) BDD
26 90 (15.87%) REST
27 88 (15.52%) SQL Server
28 84 (14.81%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 100 (17.64%) Tomcat
2 62 (10.93%) JBoss
3 29 (5.11%) Mule
4 26 (4.59%) Mule ESB
5 20 (3.53%) WebSphere
6 18 (3.17%) WebLogic
7 16 (2.82%) Alfresco
8 15 (2.65%) Joomla!
9 14 (2.47%) Apache Solr
10 13 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (2.29%) Apache
10 13 (2.29%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.94%) MQSeries
12 8 (1.41%) GlassFish
13 6 (1.06%) Confluence
13 6 (1.06%) Node.js
14 5 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.71%) ColdFusion
16 3 (0.53%) Liferay
17 2 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 23 (4.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.88%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.23%) SaaS
3 20 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.53%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.35%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.11%) Internet
2 22 (3.88%) HTTP
3 3 (0.53%) LDAP
4 2 (0.35%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Intranet
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (18.52%) MySQL
2 88 (15.52%) SQL Server
3 55 (9.70%) MongoDB
4 50 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 36 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (6.00%) NoSQL
7 26 (4.59%) Big Data
8 20 (3.53%) RDBMS
9 19 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (2.29%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.59%) HBase
12 6 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.71%) Jackrabbit
15 3 (0.53%) Redis
16 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.35%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.35%) Sybase ASE
16 2 (0.35%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.35%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 179 (31.57%) JUnit
2 128 (22.57%) Eclipse
3 127 (22.40%) Maven
4 100 (17.64%) Subversion
5 99 (17.46%) Git (software)
6 54 (9.52%) Ant
7 53 (9.35%) JIRA
8 51 (8.99%) Selenium
9 50 (8.82%) Cucumber
9 50 (8.82%) Jenkins
10 35 (6.17%) Mockito
11 28 (4.94%) Spock
12 25 (4.41%) NetBeans
12 25 (4.41%) IntelliJ
13 24 (4.23%) EasyMock
13 24 (4.23%) Hudson
14 22 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (3.35%) jMock
16 18 (3.17%) Geb
17 17 (3.00%) FishEye
General
1 101 (17.81%) Finance
2 72 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 46 (8.11%) Retail
4 44 (7.76%) Banking
5 43 (7.58%) Advertising
6 30 (5.29%) Marketing
7 28 (4.94%) Back Office
8 24 (4.23%) Manufacturing
9 23 (4.06%) Electronics
10 9 (1.59%) Games
11 6 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.88%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.71%) Publishing
14 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
15 1 (0.18%) Automotive
15 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (61.38%) Spring
2 245 (43.21%) Hibernate
3 184 (32.45%) XML
4 176 (31.04%) J2EE
4 176 (31.04%) CSS
5 165 (29.10%) Web Services
6 162 (28.57%) HTML
7 120 (21.16%) SOAP
8 90 (15.87%) REST
9 84 (14.81%) JSON
10 75 (13.23%) Java EE
11 72 (12.70%) jQuery
12 59 (10.41%) JSP
13 55 (9.70%) RESTful
13 55 (9.70%) JPA
14 54 (9.52%) HTML5
15 51 (8.99%) Struts
16 47 (8.29%) Spring MVC
17 44 (7.76%) Ajax
18 41 (7.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 29 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.06%) DTV
4 16 (2.82%) Mathematics
4 16 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.65%) RIA
6 8 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.41%) User Experience
7 6 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.53%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.53%) AS400
9 3 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.35%) Xbox
10 2 (0.35%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.35%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.35%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.18%) GIS
11 1 (0.18%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 95 (16.75%) Linux
2 25 (4.41%) UNIX
3 23 (4.06%) Android
4 21 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.53%) CentOS
5 3 (0.53%) Fedora
6 1 (0.18%) AIX
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (38.62%) TDD
3 161 (28.40%) Scrum
4 104 (18.34%) Software Engineering
5 93 (16.40%) BDD
6 71 (12.52%) UML
7 66 (11.64%) OO
8 63 (11.11%) MVC
9 61 (10.76%) Open Source
10 59 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (8.82%) E-Commerce
12 46 (8.11%) Kanban
13 45 (7.94%) Web Development
14 43 (7.58%) OOP
15 42 (7.41%) SDLC
16 40 (7.05%) Integration Testing
17 38 (6.70%) Mentoring
18 36 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
19 31 (5.47%) OOD
20 30 (5.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 567 (100.00%) Java
2 205 (36.16%) SQL
3 196 (34.57%) JavaScript
4 38 (6.70%) C++
5 31 (5.47%) PL/SQL
6 27 (4.76%) C#
7 25 (4.41%) PHP
8 19 (3.35%) C
9 18 (3.17%) Groovy
10 14 (2.47%) Clojure
11 13 (2.29%) AspectJ
11 13 (2.29%) Ruby
12 12 (2.12%) Python
13 8 (1.41%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.41%) Scala
14 6 (1.06%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.88%) Perl
16 3 (0.53%) XQuery
16 3 (0.53%) PHP5
17 2 (0.35%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (17.28%) Degree
2 38 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.47%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.47%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.23%) HND
6 1 (0.18%) MCSE
6 1 (0.18%) CCNA
6 1 (0.18%) CISSP
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SSCP
6 1 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.18%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.47%) QA
2 5 (0.88%) ISO 14001
2 5 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (4.76%) Puppet
2 12 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.41%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 137 (24.16%) Oracle
2 29 (5.11%) IBM
3 25 (4.41%) SAP
4 21 (3.70%) Adobe
5 17 (3.00%) TIBCO
6 13 (2.29%) Apple
7 9 (1.59%) ATG
8 8 (1.41%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.23%) Sybase
10 5 (0.88%) Microsoft
11 4 (0.71%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.53%) Google
13 2 (0.35%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.18%) MuleSoft
14 1 (0.18%) NorthgateArinso
14 1 (0.18%) Facebook
14 1 (0.18%) ESRI
14 1 (0.18%) BT
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