The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 937 699 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.15% 12.99% 16.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.79% 21.84% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 831 616 756
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3255 3200 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.11% 59.47% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2866 2904
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
England

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +6 318 £42,500 +21.42% 32
Gloucestershire +7 170 £40,000 -2.43% 16
Somerset +5 148 £37,500 - 25
Wiltshire +12 131 £35,000 -6.66% 19
Dorset +6 96 £46,250 +10.11% 10
Devon -5 53 £36,000 -3.03% 3
Avon - 3 £28,500 -
Cornwall +3 1 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 661 (35.46%) SQL
2 564 (30.26%) Software Engineering
3 521 (27.95%) Spring
4 493 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
5 470 (25.21%) OO
6 466 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 449 (24.09%) HTML
8 430 (23.07%) C#
9 426 (22.85%) Degree
10 408 (21.89%) Oracle
11 404 (21.67%) .NET
11 404 (21.67%) Linux
12 380 (20.39%) C++
13 379 (20.33%) Scrum
14 365 (19.58%) XML
15 333 (17.86%) Eclipse
16 314 (16.85%) Web Services
17 307 (16.47%) Finance
18 288 (15.45%) JUnit
19 281 (15.08%) TDD
20 280 (15.02%) CSS
21 273 (14.65%) MySQL
22 272 (14.59%) J2EE
23 270 (14.48%) Computer Science
24 262 (14.06%) PHP
25 240 (12.88%) jQuery
26 238 (12.77%) SQL Server
27 223 (11.96%) UNIX
28 214 (11.48%) C
29 213 (11.43%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 149 (7.99%) WebLogic
2 107 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 106 (5.69%) WebSphere
4 84 (4.51%) Apache
5 35 (1.88%) IIS
6 34 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 27 (1.45%) WordPress
8 24 (1.29%) Apache Solr
9 22 (1.18%) Drupal
10 21 (1.13%) Umbraco
11 20 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
12 19 (1.02%) GlassFish
13 16 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
14 13 (0.70%) CMS
15 12 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.48%) Apache Pig
16 9 (0.48%) OpenROAD
17 8 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 62 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.86%) MS Project
3 15 (0.80%) MS Office
4 10 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.054%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.054%) NASTRAN
8 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (2.41%) Magento
2 19 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (1.02%) Shopify
3 13 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
4 9 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.32%) Maximo
6 6 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.27%) Summit
8 4 (0.21%) AWD
8 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.054%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.13%) SaaS
2 16 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.054%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.70%) HTTP
2 61 (3.27%) Internet
3 35 (1.88%) Network Security
4 27 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.23%) SAN
6 21 (1.13%) SSL
7 19 (1.02%) SSH
8 16 (0.86%) Firewall
8 16 (0.86%) DHCP
9 15 (0.80%) Intranet
10 13 (0.70%) DNS
10 13 (0.70%) LDAP
11 12 (0.64%) SNMP
11 12 (0.64%) NAS
12 10 (0.54%) IPsec
12 10 (0.54%) VPN
13 8 (0.43%) VoIP
13 8 (0.43%) WAN
13 8 (0.43%) IPv4
13 8 (0.43%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (14.65%) MySQL
2 238 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 168 (9.01%) Relational Database
4 109 (5.85%) RDBMS
5 96 (5.15%) Big Data
6 75 (4.02%) Hadoop
7 61 (3.27%) MongoDB
8 57 (3.06%) Oracle Database
9 49 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
10 48 (2.58%) NoSQL
11 32 (1.72%) Hazelcast
12 27 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 23 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (0.75%) Redis
17 14 (0.75%) Apache Hive
18 10 (0.54%) DB2
18 10 (0.54%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 333 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 288 (15.45%) JUnit
3 204 (10.94%) Selenium
4 167 (8.96%) Maven
5 158 (8.48%) Subversion
6 136 (7.30%) Ant
7 118 (6.33%) Git (software)
8 98 (5.26%) FitNesse
9 96 (5.15%) Jenkins
10 86 (4.61%) NetBeans
11 65 (3.49%) JMeter
12 57 (3.06%) Eclipse RCP
13 51 (2.74%) Hudson
14 39 (2.09%) JIRA
15 36 (1.93%) Visual Studio
16 27 (1.45%) Cucumber
17 21 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 18 (0.97%) IntelliJ
19 16 (0.86%) NUnit
20 15 (0.80%) TestNG
General
1 307 (16.47%) Finance
2 161 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 158 (8.48%) Retail
4 130 (6.97%) Banking
5 84 (4.51%) Marketing
6 40 (2.15%) French Language
7 32 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 32 (1.72%) Military
8 23 (1.23%) Back Office
9 20 (1.07%) Financial Institution
10 15 (0.80%) Aerospace
10 15 (0.80%) Advertising
11 14 (0.75%) Electronics
12 12 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.38%) Local Government
14 5 (0.27%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.27%) Games
14 5 (0.27%) Publishing
15 4 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1068 (57.30%) Developer
2 571 (30.63%) Java Developer
3 317 (17.01%) Software Engineer
4 219 (11.75%) Software Developer
5 174 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 152 (8.15%) Junior
7 140 (7.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 124 (6.65%) Junior Developer
9 115 (6.17%) Architect
10 106 (5.69%) Java Software Engineer
11 81 (4.35%) Graduate
12 75 (4.02%) C# Developer
13 66 (3.54%) Consultant
13 66 (3.54%) Analyst
13 66 (3.54%) PHP Developer
14 64 (3.43%) Junior Java Developer
15 62 (3.33%) Programmer
16 60 (3.22%) Technical Architect
17 59 (3.17%) .NET Developer
18 58 (3.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (27.95%) Spring
2 449 (24.09%) HTML
3 404 (21.67%) .NET
4 365 (19.58%) XML
5 314 (16.85%) Web Services
6 280 (15.02%) CSS
7 272 (14.59%) J2EE
8 240 (12.88%) jQuery
9 213 (11.43%) Hibernate
10 173 (9.28%) Java EE
11 171 (9.17%) ASP.NET
12 155 (8.32%) HTML5
13 139 (7.46%) EJB
14 130 (6.97%) JSP
15 128 (6.87%) SOAP
16 99 (5.31%) JSF
17 97 (5.20%) Ajax
18 91 (4.88%) JPA
19 87 (4.67%) XSLT
20 79 (4.24%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 270 (14.48%) Computer Science
2 118 (6.33%) Mathematics
3 112 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
4 102 (5.47%) Mobile App
5 79 (4.24%) Open Source
6 76 (4.08%) Digital Media
7 55 (2.95%) N-Tier
8 45 (2.41%) Client/Server
9 37 (1.98%) iPhone
10 29 (1.56%) iPad
11 26 (1.39%) SWIFT
11 26 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
12 24 (1.29%) Derivative
12 24 (1.29%) PKI
13 15 (0.80%) Physics
14 13 (0.70%) Machine Learning
14 13 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.59%) W3C
16 9 (0.48%) Social Media
16 9 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 404 (21.67%) Linux
2 223 (11.96%) UNIX
3 135 (7.24%) Windows
4 112 (6.01%) Android
5 92 (4.94%) Apple iOS
6 49 (2.63%) Solaris
7 31 (1.66%) HPUX
8 24 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (1.07%) Ubuntu
10 15 (0.80%) CentOS
11 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.59%) Fedora
12 7 (0.38%) AIX
13 6 (0.32%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.21%) Debian
14 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.054%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (30.26%) Software Engineering
2 493 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
3 470 (25.21%) OO
4 379 (20.33%) Scrum
5 281 (15.08%) TDD
6 202 (10.84%) Unit Testing
7 191 (10.25%) OOP
8 142 (7.62%) Web Development
9 140 (7.51%) MVC
10 124 (6.65%) OOD
11 120 (6.44%) E-Commerce
12 114 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 100 (5.36%) SOA
14 88 (4.72%) UML
15 77 (4.13%) ITIL
16 73 (3.92%) Product Management
17 64 (3.43%) Project Management
18 57 (3.06%) Performance Testing
19 52 (2.79%) Android Development
20 48 (2.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 661 (35.46%) SQL
2 466 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 430 (23.07%) C#
4 380 (20.39%) C++
5 262 (14.06%) PHP
6 214 (11.48%) C
7 170 (9.12%) Python
8 137 (7.35%) Ruby
9 108 (5.79%) Perl
10 66 (3.54%) Shell Script
11 65 (3.49%) PHP5
12 58 (3.11%) PL/SQL
12 58 (3.11%) VB
13 42 (2.25%) Scala
14 38 (2.04%) Bash Shell
15 33 (1.77%) VB.NET
16 29 (1.56%) Objective-C
17 26 (1.39%) T-SQL
18 20 (1.07%) Delphi
19 15 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 426 (22.85%) Degree
2 201 (10.78%) Security Cleared
3 99 (5.31%) DV Cleared
4 69 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 49 (2.63%) ISEB
6 26 (1.39%) PhD
7 15 (0.80%) CEH
8 12 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.48%) CNA
10 9 (0.48%) Novell Certification
11 8 (0.43%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.43%) CCNP
11 8 (0.43%) CCNA
11 8 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.32%) MCSE
12 6 (0.32%) MCSA
12 6 (0.32%) HND
12 6 (0.32%) MCTS
12 6 (0.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.47%) QA
2 22 (1.18%) COBIT
3 17 (0.91%) SLA
4 11 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.27%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.21%) WAI
7 2 (0.11%) JTAG
7 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.054%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
System Software
1 51 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 14 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.70%) vSphere
5 12 (0.64%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.21%) Samba
7 3 (0.16%) Xen
7 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.054%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (1.18%) Puppet
2 15 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.70%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.16%) AppDetective
6 2 (0.11%) Nagios
6 2 (0.11%) OpenView
6 2 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.11%) nmon
6 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.054%) WSUS
7 1 (0.054%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.054%) MOM
7 1 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 408 (21.89%) Oracle
2 154 (8.26%) JBoss
3 103 (5.53%) hybris
4 92 (4.94%) Microsoft
5 69 (3.70%) VMware
6 61 (3.27%) IBM
7 48 (2.58%) Google
8 41 (2.20%) Zend
9 39 (2.09%) HP
10 34 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 33 (1.77%) Citrix
12 28 (1.50%) Cisco
12 28 (1.50%) BT
13 20 (1.07%) SAP
13 20 (1.07%) Twitter
14 19 (1.02%) Symantec
15 18 (0.97%) TIBCO
16 17 (0.91%) NetApp
17 16 (0.86%) Sybase
17 16 (0.86%) Sun
Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
Street, Somerset
Clarks
Salary: £29,600 - £37,000 + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £42000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 42000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago