The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 206 192 209
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 20 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.38% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.40% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 2
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -29.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5781 5006 5384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.78% 95.24% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4776 4389 4730
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the South West region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in the South West

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the South West

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
Somerset -14 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Devon - 2 £34,500 -
Bristol -23 1 £36,000 -4.00%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (72.50%) Scrum
3 28 (70.00%) JIRA
3 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 28 (70.00%) hybris
4 26 (65.00%) Retail
5 11 (27.50%) Spring
6 9 (22.50%) JUnit
7 8 (20.00%) Maven
7 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.50%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) HTML
9 6 (15.00%) Web Services
9 6 (15.00%) CSS
9 6 (15.00%) JSP
9 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.00%) REST
10 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 5 (12.50%) MySQL
10 5 (12.50%) SOAP
10 5 (12.50%) TDD
10 5 (12.50%) JBoss
10 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
11 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
11 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
11 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
11 4 (10.00%) Selenium
11 4 (10.00%) FreeMarker

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
1 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) JIRA
2 9 (22.50%) JUnit
3 8 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (10.00%) Selenium
4 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (65.00%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) Spring
2 7 (17.50%) XML
3 6 (15.00%) REST
3 6 (15.00%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) CSS
3 6 (15.00%) JSP
3 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 5 (12.50%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) JDBC
5 4 (10.00%) JSF
5 4 (10.00%) JNDI
5 4 (10.00%) XSLT
5 4 (10.00%) JMS
5 4 (10.00%) Java RMI
5 4 (10.00%) JAXB
5 4 (10.00%) JMX
5 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.00%) Spring Batch
5 4 (10.00%) Spring Integration
5 4 (10.00%) Apache Camel
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Scrum
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.50%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.50%) Kanban
7 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) hybris
2 5 (12.50%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) Sun
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle