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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 55 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 266 332 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.59% 5.66% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.79% 5.93% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 255 298 223
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
5557 5598 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4691 4493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 22 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 22 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 +11 116 £37,500 -15.73% 19
Gloucestershire -6 34 £50,000 +24.22% 5
Dorset -12 34 £47,500 +5.55%
Wiltshire -40 24 £35,000 -11.39% 7
Somerset -18 23 £38,250 -4.37% 2
Devon +3 20 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 564 (100.00%) Java
2 346 (61.35%) Spring
3 306 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
4 238 (42.20%) Hibernate
5 236 (41.84%) JavaScript
6 212 (37.59%) HTML
7 200 (35.46%) CSS
8 197 (34.93%) TDD
9 179 (31.74%) XML
10 174 (30.85%) SQL
11 152 (26.95%) J2EE
12 151 (26.77%) JUnit
13 136 (24.11%) Web Services
14 135 (23.94%) MySQL
15 129 (22.87%) Oracle
16 118 (20.92%) Scrum
17 116 (20.57%) Maven
18 89 (15.78%) Tomcat
19 85 (15.07%) Eclipse
20 84 (14.89%) JSON
21 81 (14.36%) Finance
22 77 (13.65%) Linux
23 72 (12.77%) jQuery
24 68 (12.06%) Subversion
25 66 (11.70%) SQL Server
26 64 (11.35%) SOAP
27 63 (11.17%) XHTML
28 62 (10.99%) OO
29 60 (10.64%) Git (software)
30 59 (10.46%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (15.78%) Tomcat
2 48 (8.51%) JBoss
3 34 (6.03%) ColdFusion
4 17 (3.01%) Node.js
5 16 (2.84%) Apache
6 14 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.77%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 9 (1.60%) Mule
9 8 (1.42%) WordPress
9 8 (1.42%) Drupal
9 8 (1.42%) Mule ESB
9 8 (1.42%) nginx
10 7 (1.24%) Alfresco
10 7 (1.24%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.89%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.89%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (2.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.26%) SaaS
3 13 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.42%) PaaS
6 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.53%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.32%) HTTP
2 9 (1.60%) Internet
3 3 (0.53%) SAN
4 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (23.94%) MySQL
2 66 (11.70%) SQL Server
3 58 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
4 54 (9.57%) Relational Database
5 31 (5.50%) MongoDB
6 29 (5.14%) RDBMS
6 29 (5.14%) NoSQL
7 25 (4.43%) Big Data
8 14 (2.48%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (1.77%) HBase
12 8 (1.42%) Redis
12 8 (1.42%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.42%) MariaDB
13 5 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.35%) Pentaho
15 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 151 (26.77%) JUnit
2 116 (20.57%) Maven
3 85 (15.07%) Eclipse
4 68 (12.06%) Subversion
5 60 (10.64%) Git (software)
6 33 (5.85%) Ant
7 25 (4.43%) JIRA
8 23 (4.08%) Cucumber
9 22 (3.90%) Selenium
10 21 (3.72%) Jenkins
11 14 (2.48%) WebDriver
12 13 (2.30%) Karma Test Runner
13 12 (2.13%) IntelliJ
14 11 (1.95%) TeamCity
15 8 (1.42%) NetBeans
15 8 (1.42%) TestNG
15 8 (1.42%) Hudson
16 6 (1.06%) JDeveloper
16 6 (1.06%) JBehave
16 6 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 81 (14.36%) Finance
2 51 (9.04%) Advertising
3 48 (8.51%) Banking
4 33 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.85%) Marketing
5 24 (4.26%) Retail
6 18 (3.19%) Financial Institution
7 16 (2.84%) Electronics
7 16 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.60%) Back Office
10 7 (1.24%) Games
10 7 (1.24%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.71%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (61.35%) Spring
2 238 (42.20%) Hibernate
3 212 (37.59%) HTML
4 200 (35.46%) CSS
5 179 (31.74%) XML
6 152 (26.95%) J2EE
7 136 (24.11%) Web Services
8 84 (14.89%) JSON
9 72 (12.77%) jQuery
10 64 (11.35%) SOAP
11 63 (11.17%) XHTML
12 58 (10.28%) JPA
13 50 (8.87%) Spring MVC
14 48 (8.51%) HTML5
15 44 (7.80%) REST
16 42 (7.45%) JSF
17 37 (6.56%) Ajax
18 31 (5.50%) JSP
18 31 (5.50%) .NET
19 29 (5.14%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.04%) Open Source
2 34 (6.03%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.84%) DTV
5 14 (2.48%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.24%) RIA
9 6 (1.06%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.53%) Derivative
11 2 (0.35%) AS400
11 2 (0.35%) User Experience
12 1 (0.18%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.18%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.18%) Physics
12 1 (0.18%) PKI
12 1 (0.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 77 (13.65%) Linux
2 16 (2.84%) UNIX
3 10 (1.77%) Android
3 10 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.60%) Windows
5 5 (0.89%) AIX
6 4 (0.71%) Fedora
6 4 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (34.93%) TDD
3 118 (20.92%) Scrum
4 62 (10.99%) OO
5 59 (10.46%) MVC
5 59 (10.46%) Software Engineering
6 55 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (9.04%) UML
8 50 (8.87%) BDD
9 48 (8.51%) Kanban
10 46 (8.16%) E-Commerce
11 41 (7.27%) Web Development
12 39 (6.91%) Content Management
13 34 (6.03%) Web Application Development
14 28 (4.96%) Mentoring
15 25 (4.43%) Unit Testing
15 25 (4.43%) Pair Programming
16 24 (4.26%) OOP
17 22 (3.90%) OOA/OOD
18 21 (3.72%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 564 (100.00%) Java
2 236 (41.84%) JavaScript
3 174 (30.85%) SQL
4 49 (8.69%) PL/SQL
5 30 (5.32%) C#
6 29 (5.14%) PHP
7 24 (4.26%) Ruby
8 17 (3.01%) C++
9 14 (2.48%) Python
9 14 (2.48%) Clojure
10 11 (1.95%) Scala
11 9 (1.60%) AspectJ
12 8 (1.42%) Perl
13 7 (1.24%) CFML
14 5 (0.89%) C
15 4 (0.71%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.71%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.71%) PHP5
16 3 (0.53%) Groovy
17 2 (0.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 56 (9.93%) Degree
2 30 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.71%) SLA
1 4 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (4.26%) Puppet
2 18 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.42%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.35%) Graphite
4 2 (0.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 129 (22.87%) Oracle
2 16 (2.84%) SAP
3 15 (2.66%) IBM
4 11 (1.95%) Adobe
5 7 (1.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (0.89%) Google
6 5 (0.89%) Sybase
7 4 (0.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.71%) Apple
8 3 (0.53%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.53%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.35%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.35%) Terracotta
10 1 (0.18%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.18%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.18%) VMware
10 1 (0.18%) BT
10 1 (0.18%) ATG
Bath, Somerset
ITR Partners Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30k - £85k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago