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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 48 40 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 294 307 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.02% 5.74% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 6.01% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 281 283 191
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
5636 5108 5321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.24% 95.58% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4757 4343 4732
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +7 128 £37,500 -12.52% 29
Dorset +5 47 £72,500 +81.25% 4
Gloucestershire +18 44 £52,500 +40.00% 12
Devon +21 32 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Somerset -31 17 £35,000 - 10
Wiltshire -44 16 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 644 (100.00%) Java
2 369 (57.30%) Spring
3 340 (52.80%) JavaScript
4 323 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
5 280 (43.48%) HTML
6 259 (40.22%) Hibernate
7 250 (38.82%) CSS
8 249 (38.66%) XML
9 220 (34.16%) TDD
10 198 (30.75%) SQL
11 196 (30.43%) Oracle
12 191 (29.66%) Web Services
13 182 (28.26%) JUnit
14 174 (27.02%) J2EE
15 130 (20.19%) Eclipse
16 119 (18.48%) Maven
17 108 (16.77%) Finance
17 108 (16.77%) MySQL
18 105 (16.30%) XHTML
19 103 (15.99%) Scrum
20 93 (14.44%) Subversion
21 87 (13.51%) jQuery
22 85 (13.20%) MVC
23 84 (13.04%) SOAP
23 84 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
24 81 (12.58%) Tomcat
25 76 (11.80%) Security Cleared
26 73 (11.34%) Linux
27 69 (10.71%) JPA
28 67 (10.40%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 81 (12.58%) Tomcat
2 46 (7.14%) ColdFusion
3 42 (6.52%) WebLogic
4 39 (6.06%) JBoss
5 35 (5.43%) WebSphere
6 30 (4.66%) Joomla!
7 29 (4.50%) Alfresco
8 20 (3.11%) Apache
9 19 (2.95%) Node.js
10 18 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.24%) WordPress
12 8 (1.24%) nginx
12 8 (1.24%) Drupal
13 7 (1.09%) Mule
14 6 (0.93%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
16 2 (0.31%) GlassFish
16 2 (0.31%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.55%) SaaS
2 8 (1.24%) PaaS
3 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.43%) HTTP
2 33 (5.12%) Internet
3 4 (0.62%) SAN
4 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (16.77%) MySQL
2 65 (10.09%) SQL Server
3 55 (8.54%) PostgreSQL
4 52 (8.07%) MongoDB
5 47 (7.30%) Relational Database
6 37 (5.75%) RDBMS
7 29 (4.50%) NoSQL
8 26 (4.04%) Oracle Database
9 22 (3.42%) Big Data
10 17 (2.64%) Hadoop
11 14 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.40%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.24%) Redis
13 8 (1.24%) Neo4j
14 6 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.62%) Riak
16 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 12c
16 1 (0.16%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 182 (28.26%) JUnit
2 130 (20.19%) Eclipse
3 119 (18.48%) Maven
4 93 (14.44%) Subversion
5 48 (7.45%) Ant
6 33 (5.12%) Jenkins
7 29 (4.50%) JDeveloper
8 25 (3.88%) Cucumber
8 25 (3.88%) Git (software)
9 23 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
10 21 (3.26%) Hudson
11 20 (3.11%) JIRA
12 17 (2.64%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (2.33%) Mercurial
14 13 (2.02%) Selenium
15 12 (1.86%) NUnit
16 11 (1.71%) TestNG
17 10 (1.55%) NetBeans
18 7 (1.09%) WebDriver
19 6 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 108 (16.77%) Finance
2 67 (10.40%) Advertising
3 64 (9.94%) Banking
4 25 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.64%) Marketing
6 16 (2.48%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.17%) Aerospace
8 13 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.40%) Retail
10 8 (1.24%) Legal
11 6 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.93%) Electronics
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (57.30%) Spring
2 280 (43.48%) HTML
3 259 (40.22%) Hibernate
4 250 (38.82%) CSS
5 249 (38.66%) XML
6 191 (29.66%) Web Services
7 174 (27.02%) J2EE
8 105 (16.30%) XHTML
9 87 (13.51%) jQuery
10 84 (13.04%) SOAP
11 69 (10.71%) JPA
12 66 (10.25%) JSON
13 65 (10.09%) JSP
14 63 (9.78%) Spring MVC
15 60 (9.32%) HTML5
16 53 (8.23%) JSF
16 53 (8.23%) Ajax
17 41 (6.37%) RESTful
18 37 (5.75%) Apache Flex
19 34 (5.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.63%) Open Source
2 47 (7.30%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.12%) RIA
4 24 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.80%) Mathematics
6 15 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 6 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.93%) DTV
9 5 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.47%) Physics
10 3 (0.47%) Derivative
11 1 (0.16%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.16%) User Experience
11 1 (0.16%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.16%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.34%) Linux
2 35 (5.43%) Android
3 34 (5.28%) Apple iOS
4 30 (4.66%) UNIX
5 15 (2.33%) Windows
6 9 (1.40%) Solaris
7 7 (1.09%) AIX
8 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.31%) CentOS
10 1 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (34.16%) TDD
3 103 (15.99%) Scrum
4 85 (13.20%) MVC
5 84 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (9.63%) Web Development
7 61 (9.47%) OO
8 57 (8.85%) Software Engineering
9 54 (8.39%) UML
10 52 (8.07%) BDD
11 50 (7.76%) Unit Testing
12 45 (6.99%) Content Management
13 41 (6.37%) Kanban
14 32 (4.97%) Mentoring
15 31 (4.81%) iOS Development
16 29 (4.50%) Android Development
16 29 (4.50%) SOA
17 24 (3.73%) E-Commerce
17 24 (3.73%) Pair Programming
17 24 (3.73%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 644 (100.00%) Java
2 340 (52.80%) JavaScript
3 198 (30.75%) SQL
4 59 (9.16%) PL/SQL
5 40 (6.21%) C#
6 28 (4.35%) Ruby
7 21 (3.26%) C++
8 19 (2.95%) PHP
9 16 (2.48%) Scala
10 12 (1.86%) XQuery
11 11 (1.71%) Python
12 8 (1.24%) C
12 8 (1.24%) Perl
12 8 (1.24%) Clojure
12 8 (1.24%) Golang
12 8 (1.24%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.09%) CFML
14 6 (0.93%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.78%) Groovy
16 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (11.80%) Security Cleared
2 67 (10.40%) Degree
3 51 (7.92%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.73%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.62%) VCP4
6 3 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.78%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (1.24%) Vagrant
1 8 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.62%) Puppet
3 2 (0.31%) logstash
3 2 (0.31%) Graphite
Vendors
1 196 (30.43%) Oracle
2 33 (5.12%) Adobe
3 21 (3.26%) IBM
4 6 (0.93%) SAP
5 4 (0.62%) Greenplum
5 4 (0.62%) Sybase
5 4 (0.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.47%) Sun
6 3 (0.47%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.47%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.47%) BT
7 2 (0.31%) VMware
7 2 (0.31%) Google
7 2 (0.31%) Terracotta
7 2 (0.31%) Trapeze
8 1 (0.16%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.16%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.16%) TIBCO
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Barnstaple
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Monthly Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 6 days ago