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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 867 1052 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.12% 17.84% 18.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.46% 30.93% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 709 870 976
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,825 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
3046 3401 3463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.63% 57.66% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2633 2940 2973
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -9 247 £45,000 - 45
Gloucestershire +4 237 £50,000 +11.11% 40
Somerset +9 160 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Wiltshire +4 88 £43,000 +22.85% 16
Devon +1 71 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Dorset -17 41 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1044 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
2 653 (36.20%) SQL
3 591 (32.76%) JavaScript
4 565 (31.32%) HTML
5 552 (30.60%) Software Engineering
6 507 (28.10%) Spring
7 459 (25.44%) Degree
8 432 (23.95%) C#
9 429 (23.78%) C++
10 403 (22.34%) Scrum
11 384 (21.29%) Security Cleared
12 378 (20.95%) Oracle
13 367 (20.34%) Linux
14 364 (20.18%) CSS
15 359 (19.90%) Python
16 348 (19.29%) Web Services
17 329 (18.24%) OO
18 322 (17.85%) XML
19 319 (17.68%) Finance
20 293 (16.24%) Hibernate
20 293 (16.24%) TDD
21 285 (15.80%) .NET
22 272 (15.08%) AngularJS
23 262 (14.52%) JUnit
24 249 (13.80%) Maven
24 249 (13.80%) Open Source
25 244 (13.53%) MongoDB
26 239 (13.25%) Computer Science
27 236 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
27 236 (13.08%) HTML5

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
1 150 (8.31%) Tomcat
2 147 (8.15%) JBoss
3 123 (6.82%) Apache
4 116 (6.43%) Apache Spark
5 106 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 106 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 85 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
7 57 (3.16%) Apache Pig
8 53 (2.94%) SAS
9 51 (2.83%) Alfresco
9 51 (2.83%) IIS
10 47 (2.61%) Joomla!
11 44 (2.44%) Mule
12 39 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
13 38 (2.11%) Confluence
13 38 (2.11%) SharePoint
14 35 (1.94%) Mule ESB
15 21 (1.16%) Apache Solr
16 20 (1.11%) OpenStack
17 15 (0.83%) GlassFish
Applications
1 46 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.61%) SPSS
3 12 (0.67%) MS Office
4 8 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.28%) MS Project
6 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.11%) Simulink
9 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 54 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.89%) Magento
3 9 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.17%) AWD
7 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 93 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (3.44%) SaaS
3 43 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (1.00%) GitHub
6 13 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.44%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.33%) IaaS
10 4 (0.22%) TestFlight
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.17%) Route 53
11 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (6.10%) Internet
2 43 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 30 (1.66%) Firewall
4 28 (1.55%) HTTP
5 18 (1.00%) LAN
5 18 (1.00%) SAN
5 18 (1.00%) WAN
6 17 (0.94%) Network Security
7 15 (0.83%) HTTPS
8 14 (0.78%) Ethernet
8 14 (0.78%) IPv6
9 13 (0.72%) Broadband
10 11 (0.61%) Intranet
11 9 (0.50%) FTP
11 9 (0.50%) SSL
12 5 (0.28%) IPsec
12 5 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (0.28%) SSH
12 5 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (13.53%) MongoDB
2 226 (12.53%) NoSQL
3 223 (12.36%) MySQL
4 216 (11.97%) Big Data
5 212 (11.75%) Hadoop
6 202 (11.20%) SQL Server
7 187 (10.37%) Relational Database
8 119 (6.60%) RDBMS
9 67 (3.71%) Apache Hive
10 58 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (2.33%) Neo4j
12 41 (2.27%) Data Mining
13 40 (2.22%) Oracle Database
14 38 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 31 (1.72%) Apache Accumulo
15 31 (1.72%) OrientDB
16 24 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 23 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (1.16%) QlikView
19 19 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 262 (14.52%) JUnit
2 249 (13.80%) Maven
3 198 (10.98%) Git (software)
4 153 (8.48%) Jenkins
5 152 (8.43%) Eclipse
6 142 (7.87%) JIRA
7 129 (7.15%) Subversion
8 120 (6.65%) Ant
9 114 (6.32%) Selenium
10 98 (5.43%) Cucumber
11 59 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 50 (2.77%) IntelliJ
13 49 (2.72%) Apache Ivy
14 40 (2.22%) Mockito
15 32 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (1.66%) JBehave
17 27 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
18 23 (1.27%) EasyMock
18 23 (1.27%) LoadRunner
19 21 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 319 (17.68%) Finance
2 224 (12.42%) Telecoms
3 92 (5.10%) Banking
4 86 (4.77%) Manufacturing
5 66 (3.66%) Electronics
6 64 (3.55%) Retail
7 63 (3.49%) Marketing
8 49 (2.72%) Games
9 35 (1.94%) Aerospace
10 25 (1.39%) Advertising
11 17 (0.94%) Investment Banking
12 15 (0.83%) Back Office
13 13 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.39%) French Language
15 5 (0.28%) Military
16 4 (0.22%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.22%) Law
17 3 (0.17%) Automotive
17 3 (0.17%) International Banking
17 3 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 991 (54.93%) Developer
2 676 (37.47%) Java Developer
3 249 (13.80%) Software Engineer
4 217 (12.03%) Senior Developer
5 184 (10.20%) Java Engineer
6 163 (9.04%) Software Developer
7 156 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 133 (7.37%) Analyst
9 122 (6.76%) Java Software Engineer
10 99 (5.49%) Java Software Developer
11 92 (5.10%) Lead Developer
12 80 (4.43%) Graduate
13 73 (4.05%) Test Engineer
14 71 (3.94%) Junior
15 70 (3.88%) Web Developer
16 69 (3.82%) C# Developer
17 64 (3.55%) Architect
18 55 (3.05%) Test Analyst
19 54 (2.99%) Data Scientist
20 53 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 565 (31.32%) HTML
2 507 (28.10%) Spring
3 364 (20.18%) CSS
4 348 (19.29%) Web Services
5 322 (17.85%) XML
6 293 (16.24%) Hibernate
7 285 (15.80%) .NET
8 272 (15.08%) AngularJS
9 236 (13.08%) HTML5
9 236 (13.08%) J2EE
10 161 (8.92%) SOAP
11 159 (8.81%) REST
12 157 (8.70%) Java EE
13 145 (8.04%) jQuery
14 125 (6.93%) JPA
15 121 (6.71%) Node.js
16 114 (6.32%) React
17 101 (5.60%) JSP
18 99 (5.49%) JSON
19 92 (5.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 239 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 135 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (5.38%) Mathematics
4 81 (4.49%) Digital Media
5 77 (4.27%) User Experience
6 68 (3.77%) Visualisation
7 54 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 35 (1.94%) RIA
9 34 (1.88%) Algorithms
10 30 (1.66%) Client/Server
10 30 (1.66%) Cybercrime
10 30 (1.66%) Cyberthreat
11 25 (1.39%) Internet of Things
11 25 (1.39%) Management Information System
12 22 (1.22%) N-Tier
13 21 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
13 21 (1.16%) Physics
14 20 (1.11%) VHDL
15 16 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 367 (20.34%) Linux
2 210 (11.64%) Unix
3 188 (10.42%) Windows
4 161 (8.92%) Android
5 128 (7.10%) Apple iOS
6 40 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 30 (1.66%) FreeBSD
8 27 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.16%) CentOS
9 21 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 16 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.78%) Windows Phone
12 13 (0.72%) AIX
13 12 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.50%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.33%) Fedora
16 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1044 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
2 552 (30.60%) Software Engineering
3 403 (22.34%) Scrum
4 329 (18.24%) OO
5 293 (16.24%) TDD
6 249 (13.80%) Open Source
7 236 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
8 218 (12.08%) SDLC
9 190 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
10 180 (9.98%) UML
11 156 (8.65%) MVC
12 146 (8.09%) DevOps
13 144 (7.98%) Automated Testing
14 140 (7.76%) Unit Testing
15 128 (7.10%) Mentoring
16 126 (6.98%) Web Development
17 118 (6.54%) ITIL
18 112 (6.21%) Analytics
19 110 (6.10%) Kanban
20 107 (5.93%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 653 (36.20%) SQL
2 591 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 432 (23.95%) C#
4 429 (23.78%) C++
5 359 (19.90%) Python
6 210 (11.64%) C
7 157 (8.70%) PHP
8 133 (7.37%) Scala
9 131 (7.26%) Ruby
10 118 (6.54%) Perl
11 76 (4.21%) R
12 64 (3.55%) Bash Shell
12 64 (3.55%) PL/SQL
13 57 (3.16%) Objective-C
14 45 (2.49%) Groovy
14 45 (2.49%) MATLAB
15 42 (2.33%) VB
16 33 (1.83%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.44%) Clojure
18 25 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 459 (25.44%) Degree
2 384 (21.29%) Security Cleared
3 207 (11.47%) DV Cleared
4 171 (9.48%) SC Cleared
5 64 (3.55%) ISEB
6 45 (2.49%) PhD
7 44 (2.44%) ISTQB
8 28 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (1.22%) CISSP
10 19 (1.05%) SANS
11 17 (0.94%) GIAC
12 13 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.72%) CREST Certified
13 12 (0.67%) MCSE
14 11 (0.61%) CEH
14 11 (0.61%) RHCE
14 11 (0.61%) RHCSA
15 10 (0.55%) CCNA
15 10 (0.55%) Linux+ Certification
15 10 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (6.15%) QA
2 23 (1.27%) SLA
3 12 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.55%) ISO 14001
4 10 (0.55%) ISO15022
4 10 (0.55%) ISO20022
5 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.28%) SDET
7 2 (0.11%) SEPA
8 1 (0.055%) HL7
8 1 (0.055%) TickIT
System Software
1 28 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (1.44%) Docker
3 21 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.55%) Xen
6 8 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.33%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.33%) Firmware
7 6 (0.33%) Snort
8 5 (0.28%) Active Directory
8 5 (0.28%) LXC
9 3 (0.17%) Samba
9 3 (0.17%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.11%) vSphere
11 1 (0.055%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 53 (2.94%) Puppet
2 43 (2.38%) Ansible
3 39 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.83%) Kibana
5 14 (0.78%) logstash
6 13 (0.72%) Nagios
7 7 (0.39%) Salt
8 6 (0.33%) FortiGate
8 6 (0.33%) RSA enVision
9 4 (0.22%) Graylog
9 4 (0.22%) Nessus
9 4 (0.22%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.11%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.055%) CA Spectrum
12 1 (0.055%) OpenView
12 1 (0.055%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 378 (20.95%) Oracle
2 87 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 75 (4.16%) SAP
4 69 (3.82%) IBM
5 66 (3.66%) Adobe
6 38 (2.11%) VMware
7 36 (2.00%) Apple
8 33 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 27 (1.50%) Google
10 26 (1.44%) Atlassian
11 24 (1.33%) Tableau
12 21 (1.16%) TIBCO
13 19 (1.05%) Sybase
14 17 (0.94%) hybris
15 16 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.83%) Cisco
16 15 (0.83%) HP
17 12 (0.67%) Perforce
18 9 (0.50%) EMC
18 9 (0.50%) Hortonworks
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, PMI, life insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £42,000 to £43,000 per annum With the possibility of an RRA of £3
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Lots of Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago