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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 45 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 343 273 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.42% 4.60% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 4.83% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 332 251 205
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6066 5649 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.78% 95.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5079 4819 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +19 182 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Devon +26 43 £30,000 -10.49% 4
Gloucestershire -6 42 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Somerset +11 29 £37,500 - 2
Dorset -27 23 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Wiltshire -14 22 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 724 (100.00%) Java
2 403 (55.66%) Spring
3 380 (52.49%) Agile Software Development
4 367 (50.69%) JavaScript
5 303 (41.85%) HTML
6 296 (40.88%) XML
7 283 (39.09%) CSS
8 253 (34.94%) Hibernate
9 240 (33.15%) SQL
10 227 (31.35%) Oracle
11 211 (29.14%) TDD
12 193 (26.66%) J2EE
13 175 (24.17%) Web Services
14 173 (23.90%) JUnit
15 168 (23.20%) Eclipse
16 124 (17.13%) Scrum
17 118 (16.30%) Maven
18 114 (15.75%) Subversion
19 112 (15.47%) MVC
19 112 (15.47%) Finance
20 106 (14.64%) Continuous Integration
21 97 (13.40%) Linux
22 96 (13.26%) XHTML
23 95 (13.12%) MySQL
24 88 (12.15%) Tomcat
25 87 (12.02%) jQuery
26 86 (11.88%) JSP
27 84 (11.60%) Software Engineering
28 83 (11.46%) Ant
29 81 (11.19%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 88 (12.15%) Tomcat
2 57 (7.87%) WebLogic
3 47 (6.49%) JBoss
4 44 (6.08%) WebSphere
5 35 (4.83%) Joomla!
6 34 (4.70%) Alfresco
7 28 (3.87%) ColdFusion
8 23 (3.18%) Apache
8 23 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (1.66%) Node.js
9 12 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (0.97%) WordPress
11 7 (0.97%) nginx
11 7 (0.97%) Drupal
12 6 (0.83%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.69%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
15 1 (0.14%) Liferay
15 1 (0.14%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.14%) Shopify
3 1 (0.14%) AWD
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.66%) SaaS
2 7 (0.97%) PaaS
3 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.22%) Internet
2 23 (3.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (13.12%) MySQL
2 77 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 77 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 63 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 46 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 35 (4.83%) Big Data
7 25 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 19 (2.62%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.24%) HBase
11 9 (1.24%) Riak
12 8 (1.10%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.97%) Neo4j
13 7 (0.97%) Redis
14 5 (0.69%) DB2
15 4 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.41%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 173 (23.90%) JUnit
2 168 (23.20%) Eclipse
3 118 (16.30%) Maven
4 114 (15.75%) Subversion
5 83 (11.46%) Ant
6 48 (6.63%) Git (software)
7 35 (4.83%) Jenkins
8 31 (4.28%) Apache Ivy
9 29 (4.01%) JDeveloper
10 28 (3.87%) JIRA
11 24 (3.31%) NetBeans
12 23 (3.18%) Mercurial
12 23 (3.18%) Hudson
13 22 (3.04%) Cucumber
14 21 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
15 18 (2.49%) Selenium
16 11 (1.52%) NUnit
17 7 (0.97%) JMeter
17 7 (0.97%) Rational Application Developer
18 6 (0.83%) FitNesse
General
1 112 (15.47%) Finance
2 63 (8.70%) Advertising
3 56 (7.73%) Banking
4 34 (4.70%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.49%) Retail
6 16 (2.21%) Marketing
6 16 (2.21%) Aerospace
7 9 (1.24%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.10%) Legal
8 8 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.83%) Electronics
9 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.41%) Publishing
11 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (55.66%) Spring
2 303 (41.85%) HTML
3 296 (40.88%) XML
4 283 (39.09%) CSS
5 253 (34.94%) Hibernate
6 193 (26.66%) J2EE
7 175 (24.17%) Web Services
8 96 (13.26%) XHTML
9 87 (12.02%) jQuery
10 86 (11.88%) JSP
11 81 (11.19%) SOAP
12 74 (10.22%) JPA
13 73 (10.08%) HTML5
14 72 (9.94%) Spring MVC
15 62 (8.56%) JSON
16 61 (8.43%) Java EE
17 58 (8.01%) RESTful
18 53 (7.32%) JSF
18 53 (7.32%) Ajax
19 43 (5.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 57 (7.87%) Open Source
3 43 (5.94%) RIA
4 41 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.38%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.38%) N-Tier
9 6 (0.83%) DTV
9 6 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.69%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.41%) Physics
13 2 (0.28%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.28%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.28%) Xbox
14 1 (0.14%) User Experience
14 1 (0.14%) Derivative
14 1 (0.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 97 (13.40%) Linux
2 62 (8.56%) UNIX
3 42 (5.80%) Android
4 40 (5.52%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.93%) Windows
6 9 (1.24%) Solaris
7 6 (0.83%) AIX
8 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.28%) CentOS
10 1 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (52.49%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (29.14%) TDD
3 124 (17.13%) Scrum
4 112 (15.47%) MVC
5 106 (14.64%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (11.60%) Software Engineering
7 81 (11.19%) Unit Testing
8 65 (8.98%) UML
9 62 (8.56%) OO
10 56 (7.73%) Web Development
11 50 (6.91%) E-Commerce
11 50 (6.91%) Mentoring
12 45 (6.22%) BDD
13 41 (5.66%) Pair Programming
14 38 (5.25%) Kanban
15 33 (4.56%) Android Development
15 33 (4.56%) iOS Development
16 30 (4.14%) SOA
17 24 (3.31%) OOA/OOD
17 24 (3.31%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 724 (100.00%) Java
2 367 (50.69%) JavaScript
3 240 (33.15%) SQL
4 41 (5.66%) Ruby
5 40 (5.52%) PL/SQL
6 35 (4.83%) C#
6 35 (4.83%) PHP
7 34 (4.70%) C++
8 24 (3.31%) Shell Script
9 21 (2.90%) Scala
10 17 (2.35%) Golang
11 15 (2.07%) XQuery
12 14 (1.93%) C
13 13 (1.80%) Python
14 6 (0.83%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.83%) Perl
15 5 (0.69%) Groovy
16 4 (0.55%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 73 (10.08%) Degree
3 51 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 23 (3.18%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.10%) HND
5 8 (1.10%) PhD
6 4 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.49%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.38%) Puppet
3 7 (0.97%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 227 (31.35%) Oracle
2 39 (5.39%) Adobe
3 29 (4.01%) IBM
4 9 (1.24%) hybris
5 6 (0.83%) SAP
6 5 (0.69%) Google
7 4 (0.55%) Sun
7 4 (0.55%) Greenplum
7 4 (0.55%) Sybase
7 4 (0.55%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.55%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (0.41%) BT
9 2 (0.28%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.28%) Trapeze
9 2 (0.28%) Facebook
10 1 (0.14%) BEA
10 1 (0.14%) Zend
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.14%) VMware
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Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, share options
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Devon
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum
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Somerset
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