The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 225 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 9 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
Java Programmer
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
5813 4829 5542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.15% 94.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4843 4173 4921
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 17 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
Somerset -10 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (79.31%) E-Commerce
3 23 (79.31%) Scrum
3 23 (79.31%) JIRA
3 23 (79.31%) hybris
4 21 (72.41%) Retail
5 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
6 15 (51.72%) Mentoring
7 6 (20.69%) Spring
7 6 (20.69%) Maven
8 5 (17.24%) JUnit
8 5 (17.24%) XML
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.79%) CSS
9 4 (13.79%) JSP
9 4 (13.79%) REST
9 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
10 3 (10.34%) MySQL
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
10 3 (10.34%) Ant
10 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
10 3 (10.34%) JDBC
10 3 (10.34%) SOAP
10 3 (10.34%) Web Services
10 3 (10.34%) XSLT
10 3 (10.34%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (79.31%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Maven
3 5 (17.24%) JUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Ant
4 3 (10.34%) Selenium
4 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (72.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Spring
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) JSP
3 4 (13.79%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) Spring Batch
4 3 (10.34%) Spring Integration
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Camel
4 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
4 3 (10.34%) FreeMarker
4 3 (10.34%) Spring Security
4 3 (10.34%) YUI
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) JDBC
4 3 (10.34%) SOAP
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) JSF
4 3 (10.34%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) E-Commerce
2 23 (79.31%) Scrum
3 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
4 15 (51.72%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) hybris
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) Sun