The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 948 909 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.01% 15.82% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.41% 27.80% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 773 783 702
Median salary £49,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Java
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3018 3270 3529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.33% 56.90% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2563 2828 3080
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Java Salary Trend in the South West

Java
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in the South West

Java
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -2 333 £50,000 +5.26% 37
Gloucestershire +2 252 £50,000 +11.11% 48
Somerset +10 146 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Wiltshire +11 83 £44,375 +10.93% 11
Dorset -5 67 £70,000 +80.64% 18
Devon -6 61 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cornwall -5 5 £47,500 +72.72%
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Java.

1 1121 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (34.17%) SQL
3 632 (33.91%) Software Engineering
4 609 (32.67%) JavaScript
5 553 (29.67%) Spring
6 550 (29.51%) HTML
7 512 (27.47%) C#
8 434 (23.28%) C++
9 427 (22.91%) Python
10 422 (22.64%) Scrum
11 415 (22.26%) Security Cleared
12 404 (21.67%) Linux
13 368 (19.74%) Finance
14 355 (19.05%) Degree
15 349 (18.72%) OO
16 343 (18.40%) Hibernate
17 338 (18.13%) .NET
18 333 (17.86%) CSS
19 326 (17.49%) AngularJS
20 301 (16.15%) MongoDB
21 300 (16.09%) SDLC
22 293 (15.72%) Oracle
23 292 (15.67%) Big Data
24 289 (15.50%) XML
25 285 (15.29%) Hadoop
26 272 (14.59%) Web Services
27 271 (14.54%) NoSQL
28 268 (14.38%) TDD
29 261 (14.00%) REST
30 234 (12.55%) C

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 190 (10.19%) Tomcat
2 175 (9.39%) JBoss
3 141 (7.56%) Apache Spark
4 119 (6.38%) WebLogic
5 111 (5.95%) Apache
6 110 (5.90%) Apache Pig
6 110 (5.90%) Elasticsearch
7 86 (4.61%) WebSphere
8 64 (3.43%) IIS
9 60 (3.22%) Mule
10 59 (3.17%) Jetty
11 53 (2.84%) Mule ESB
12 41 (2.20%) Alfresco
13 35 (1.88%) Apache Solr
14 34 (1.82%) OpenStack
15 31 (1.66%) Joomla!
16 30 (1.61%) SAS
17 26 (1.39%) Confluence
18 23 (1.23%) SharePoint
19 18 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 56 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.45%) SPSS
3 14 (0.75%) MS Office
4 6 (0.32%) MS Project
5 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.054%) HipChat
5 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.054%) Simulink
5 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.054%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 83 (4.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.54%) Magento
3 7 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle Utilities
4 5 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.16%) Infor CRM
5 3 (0.16%) Line 500
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.16%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.054%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 134 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (5.69%) SaaS
3 48 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (1.23%) GitHub
6 15 (0.80%) Amazon S3
7 9 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 8 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.43%) Google App Engine
9 7 (0.38%) PaaS
10 6 (0.32%) TestFlight
11 5 (0.27%) IaaS
11 5 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.16%) G Suite
12 3 (0.16%) Route 53
13 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.08%) Internet
2 43 (2.31%) HTTP
3 40 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.50%) Firewall
4 28 (1.50%) SSL
5 22 (1.18%) LAN
6 21 (1.13%) WAN
7 16 (0.86%) FTP
8 15 (0.80%) HTTPS
9 13 (0.70%) Intranet
10 11 (0.59%) SSH
11 9 (0.48%) Network Security
12 5 (0.27%) SAN
13 4 (0.21%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.21%) IPv6
14 3 (0.16%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.16%) NAS
15 2 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
15 2 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (16.15%) MongoDB
2 292 (15.67%) Big Data
3 285 (15.29%) Hadoop
4 271 (14.54%) NoSQL
5 192 (10.30%) MySQL
6 173 (9.28%) SQL Server
7 114 (6.12%) Apache Hive
8 91 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 71 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
10 61 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 56 (3.00%) RDBMS
12 51 (2.74%) Redis
13 42 (2.25%) Apache Accumulo
14 41 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 38 (2.04%) HBase
16 33 (1.77%) Oracle Database
17 29 (1.56%) Couchbase
17 29 (1.56%) Riak
18 25 (1.34%) MS Access
18 25 (1.34%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 209 (11.21%) Git (software)
2 194 (10.41%) JUnit
3 166 (8.91%) Maven
4 160 (8.58%) Jenkins
5 116 (6.22%) Selenium
6 114 (6.12%) Eclipse
7 110 (5.90%) JIRA
8 100 (5.36%) Subversion
9 72 (3.86%) IntelliJ
10 71 (3.81%) Cucumber
11 67 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 53 (2.84%) Mockito
13 50 (2.68%) Ant
14 48 (2.58%) Vagrant
15 46 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (1.23%) LoadRunner
17 21 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
18 20 (1.07%) EasyMock
19 19 (1.02%) Bitbucket
19 19 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 368 (19.74%) Finance
2 211 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 124 (6.65%) Manufacturing
4 121 (6.49%) Retail
5 108 (5.79%) Banking
6 93 (4.99%) Electronics
7 90 (4.83%) Marketing
8 65 (3.49%) Games
9 27 (1.45%) Advertising
10 22 (1.18%) Aerospace
11 17 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.54%) Back Office
13 7 (0.38%) Legal
14 6 (0.32%) Billing
14 6 (0.32%) Publishing
15 5 (0.27%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.27%) Local Government
16 4 (0.21%) Automotive
16 4 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 986 (52.90%) Developer
2 653 (35.03%) Java Developer
3 305 (16.36%) Software Engineer
4 215 (11.53%) Java Engineer
5 210 (11.27%) Senior Developer
6 179 (9.60%) Software Developer
7 178 (9.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 141 (7.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 132 (7.08%) Analyst
10 106 (5.69%) Architect
11 93 (4.99%) Graduate
12 92 (4.94%) Lead Developer
13 87 (4.67%) Junior
14 79 (4.24%) Junior Developer
15 76 (4.08%) Test Engineer
16 69 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
17 66 (3.54%) Graduate Developer
18 63 (3.38%) Web Developer
19 58 (3.11%) Senior Java Engineer
20 57 (3.06%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 553 (29.67%) Spring
2 550 (29.51%) HTML
3 343 (18.40%) Hibernate
4 338 (18.13%) .NET
5 333 (17.86%) CSS
6 326 (17.49%) AngularJS
7 289 (15.50%) XML
8 272 (14.59%) Web Services
9 261 (14.00%) REST
10 231 (12.39%) J2EE
11 228 (12.23%) HTML5
12 190 (10.19%) SOAP
13 186 (9.98%) Java EE
14 181 (9.71%) jQuery
15 167 (8.96%) Node.js
16 154 (8.26%) React
17 137 (7.35%) Spring MVC
18 111 (5.95%) JPA
19 109 (5.85%) JSON
20 100 (5.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 213 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 120 (6.44%) Mathematics
3 117 (6.28%) Enterprise Software
4 103 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (3.17%) Visualisation
6 36 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 34 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 32 (1.72%) User Experience
9 30 (1.61%) PKI
10 28 (1.50%) Digital Media
10 28 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 19 (1.02%) iPhone
13 18 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
13 18 (0.97%) Data Structures
14 16 (0.86%) Physics
15 15 (0.80%) Cybercrime
16 14 (0.75%) RIA
17 13 (0.70%) Data Centre
18 12 (0.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 404 (21.67%) Linux
2 181 (9.71%) Unix
3 161 (8.64%) Android
4 155 (8.32%) Windows
5 129 (6.92%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.77%) CentOS
7 29 (1.56%) Windows Server
8 18 (0.97%) FreeBSD
9 17 (0.91%) Windows Phone
9 17 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (0.86%) AIX
11 15 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.16%) Fedora
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.054%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1121 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
2 632 (33.91%) Software Engineering
3 422 (22.64%) Scrum
4 349 (18.72%) OO
5 300 (16.09%) SDLC
6 268 (14.38%) TDD
7 214 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
8 211 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
9 205 (11.00%) MVC
10 191 (10.25%) Mentoring
11 174 (9.33%) Open Source
12 155 (8.32%) Web Development
13 149 (7.99%) Automated Testing
14 143 (7.67%) Kanban
15 132 (7.08%) ITIL
16 131 (7.03%) UML
17 125 (6.71%) BDD
18 118 (6.33%) Mobile Development
19 111 (5.95%) DevOps
20 106 (5.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 637 (34.17%) SQL
2 609 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 512 (27.47%) C#
4 434 (23.28%) C++
5 427 (22.91%) Python
6 234 (12.55%) C
7 172 (9.23%) Perl
8 169 (9.07%) PHP
9 103 (5.53%) Ruby
10 93 (4.99%) Scala
11 83 (4.45%) Objective-C
12 71 (3.81%) Bash Shell
13 56 (3.00%) Go
14 42 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 41 (2.20%) Shell Script
16 37 (1.98%) R
17 34 (1.82%) VB
18 33 (1.77%) MATLAB
18 33 (1.77%) PowerShell
19 29 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 415 (22.26%) Security Cleared
2 355 (19.05%) Degree
3 203 (10.89%) DV Cleared
4 187 (10.03%) SC Cleared
5 55 (2.95%) ISEB
6 41 (2.20%) CCNA
6 41 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (2.09%) CISSP
7 39 (2.09%) ISTQB
7 39 (2.09%) PhD
8 35 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (1.82%) MCSE
10 32 (1.72%) GIAC
10 32 (1.72%) Linux+ Certification
10 32 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
10 32 (1.72%) SANS
10 32 (1.72%) SSCP
11 20 (1.07%) CompTIA Security+
11 20 (1.07%) Security+ Certification
12 10 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (1.93%) QA
2 15 (0.80%) SLA
3 13 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.59%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.16%) SEPA
7 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.11%) SDET
7 2 (0.11%) TickIT
8 1 (0.054%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.054%) FATCA
System Software
1 54 (2.90%) Docker
2 49 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (0.59%) vSphere
6 8 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.27%) Firmware
8 3 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.11%) Gluster
9 2 (0.11%) iptables
9 2 (0.11%) KVM
10 1 (0.054%) HDFS
10 1 (0.054%) LXC
Systems Management
1 83 (4.45%) Ansible
2 71 (3.81%) Puppet
3 56 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (1.88%) Salt
5 30 (1.61%) Kibana
6 29 (1.56%) logstash
6 29 (1.56%) Oozie
7 19 (1.02%) Nagios
8 9 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.27%) Graylog
10 3 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.16%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.11%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.11%) Grafana
11 2 (0.11%) Graphite
11 2 (0.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.11%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.054%) QRadar
Vendors
1 293 (15.72%) Oracle
2 114 (6.12%) SAP
3 96 (5.15%) Microsoft
4 51 (2.74%) VMware
5 47 (2.52%) Apple
6 43 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 32 (1.72%) Adobe
8 31 (1.66%) IBM
9 29 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
11 20 (1.07%) HP
12 17 (0.91%) Cisco
13 15 (0.80%) Google
14 13 (0.70%) Infobright
15 11 (0.59%) TIBCO
16 7 (0.38%) Coverity
16 7 (0.38%) Sybase
17 6 (0.32%) Remedy
18 5 (0.27%) ATG
18 5 (0.27%) Citrix
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
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Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + flexible hours and flexi benefits
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Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Somerset
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Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24,000 - 40,000 plus benefits
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Sanderson
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Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 27,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
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Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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