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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 36 46 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 374 257 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.06% 5.07% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.37% 5.34% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 322 245 162
Average salary £40,500 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.95% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
5871 4816 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 95.01% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 4167 4952
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 September 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 22 September 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 +2 119 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Wiltshire +16 98 £40,000 +9.58% 5
Dorset +23 70 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Somerset -4 39 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Gloucestershire -9 21 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Devon -15 12 £38,750 +3.33% 7
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 760 (100.00%) Java
2 426 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (56.05%) Spring
3 318 (41.84%) JavaScript
4 287 (37.76%) HTML
5 265 (34.87%) XML
6 234 (30.79%) SQL
6 234 (30.79%) CSS
7 220 (28.95%) Oracle
8 200 (26.32%) Hibernate
9 199 (26.18%) TDD
10 192 (25.26%) Scrum
11 165 (21.71%) JUnit
12 157 (20.66%) J2EE
13 142 (18.68%) Eclipse
14 139 (18.29%) Maven
15 136 (17.89%) Software Engineering
16 133 (17.50%) Web Services
17 128 (16.84%) Finance
18 120 (15.79%) OO
19 111 (14.61%) Unit Testing
20 100 (13.16%) Subversion
20 100 (13.16%) Linux
21 97 (12.76%) HTML5
22 96 (12.63%) Ant
22 96 (12.63%) jQuery
23 92 (12.11%) Degree
24 91 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
25 87 (11.45%) SQL Server
26 83 (10.92%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 65 (8.55%) Tomcat
2 32 (4.21%) WebLogic
3 23 (3.03%) Apache
4 22 (2.89%) WebSphere
5 20 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
6 19 (2.50%) Joomla!
6 19 (2.50%) Alfresco
7 12 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.79%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.53%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.53%) Mule
10 4 (0.53%) Magnolia
11 3 (0.39%) CMS
12 2 (0.26%) Confluence
13 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.13%) Node.js
13 1 (0.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.13%) AWD
3 1 (0.13%) Shopify
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.45%) SaaS
2 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.21%) Internet
2 9 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.13%) NGN
3 1 (0.13%) VoIP
3 1 (0.13%) SNMP
3 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.21%) MySQL
2 70 (9.21%) Relational Database
3 43 (5.66%) RDBMS
3 43 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 37 (4.87%) Big Data
5 31 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (3.68%) NoSQL
7 18 (2.37%) Hadoop
8 17 (2.24%) HBase
9 15 (1.97%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.71%) DB2
11 8 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.79%) Riak
13 4 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.39%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.26%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.26%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 165 (21.71%) JUnit
2 142 (18.68%) Eclipse
3 139 (18.29%) Maven
4 100 (13.16%) Subversion
5 96 (12.63%) Ant
6 69 (9.08%) Git (software)
7 48 (6.32%) Jenkins
8 47 (6.18%) NetBeans
9 46 (6.05%) Selenium
10 30 (3.95%) JIRA
11 27 (3.55%) Hudson
12 26 (3.42%) JMeter
13 19 (2.50%) Apache Ivy
14 14 (1.84%) Mercurial
15 12 (1.58%) Cucumber
16 11 (1.45%) JDeveloper
17 8 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
17 8 (1.05%) FitNesse
18 7 (0.92%) ClearCase
19 5 (0.66%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 128 (16.84%) Finance
2 73 (9.61%) Banking
3 48 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 33 (4.34%) Retail
5 31 (4.08%) Marketing
6 27 (3.55%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.24%) Advertising
8 16 (2.11%) Electronics
9 15 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.92%) Publishing
11 4 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.53%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (56.05%) Spring
2 287 (37.76%) HTML
3 265 (34.87%) XML
4 234 (30.79%) CSS
5 200 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 157 (20.66%) J2EE
7 133 (17.50%) Web Services
8 97 (12.76%) HTML5
9 96 (12.63%) jQuery
10 81 (10.66%) JPA
11 76 (10.00%) Java EE
12 65 (8.55%) SOAP
13 62 (8.16%) JSON
14 61 (8.03%) RESTful
15 59 (7.76%) Spring MVC
16 52 (6.84%) JSP
17 51 (6.71%) XHTML
18 48 (6.32%) EJB
19 47 (6.18%) JSF
20 45 (5.92%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.11%) Mobile App
3 37 (4.87%) Open Source
3 37 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (3.68%) RIA
5 22 (2.89%) Mathematics
6 20 (2.63%) Derivative
7 13 (1.71%) User Experience
8 11 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 11 (1.45%) Xbox
9 9 (1.18%) GIS
9 9 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 7 (0.92%) DTV
11 6 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.66%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.26%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 100 (13.16%) Linux
2 61 (8.03%) UNIX
3 40 (5.26%) Android
4 37 (4.87%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.89%) Windows
6 10 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.53%) CentOS
7 4 (0.53%) Fedora
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (26.18%) TDD
3 192 (25.26%) Scrum
4 136 (17.89%) Software Engineering
5 120 (15.79%) OO
6 111 (14.61%) Unit Testing
7 91 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
8 83 (10.92%) MVC
9 75 (9.87%) E-Commerce
10 56 (7.37%) UML
11 49 (6.45%) Mentoring
12 48 (6.32%) Web Development
13 44 (5.79%) Pair Programming
14 31 (4.08%) OOA/OOD
15 27 (3.55%) OOD
16 26 (3.42%) BDD
17 25 (3.29%) Android Development
17 25 (3.29%) iOS Development
18 21 (2.76%) Mobile Application Development
19 20 (2.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 760 (100.00%) Java
2 318 (41.84%) JavaScript
3 234 (30.79%) SQL
4 69 (9.08%) C++
5 45 (5.92%) PHP
6 42 (5.53%) Shell Script
6 42 (5.53%) C#
6 42 (5.53%) Ruby
7 20 (2.63%) C
8 18 (2.37%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.84%) Scala
9 14 (1.84%) Golang
10 13 (1.71%) Python
11 8 (1.05%) VB
12 7 (0.92%) XQuery
13 6 (0.79%) Ada
13 6 (0.79%) PHP5
14 5 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.53%) Perl
16 3 (0.39%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 92 (12.11%) Degree
2 50 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 33 (4.34%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.76%) DV Cleared
5 17 (2.24%) PhD
6 15 (1.97%) HND
7 5 (0.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (2.24%) Puppet
1 17 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 220 (28.95%) Oracle
2 35 (4.61%) JBoss
3 25 (3.29%) hybris
4 23 (3.03%) Adobe
5 15 (1.97%) Google
6 14 (1.84%) IBM
7 11 (1.45%) Facebook
8 9 (1.18%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.92%) SAP
10 6 (0.79%) Sun
11 4 (0.53%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (0.26%) Microsoft
12 2 (0.26%) Sybase
12 2 (0.26%) Greenplum
13 1 (0.13%) Zend
13 1 (0.13%) BEA
13 1 (0.13%) Remedy
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