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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 835 993 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.93% 16.56% 17.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.93% 29.23% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 686 829 957
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
2990 3397 3540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.03% 56.66% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2576 2923 3022
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Gloucestershire +5 254 £49,000 +8.88% 29
Bristol -13 212 £42,500 - 47
Somerset +4 127 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Wiltshire +5 104 £45,000 +28.57% 12
Devon +9 89 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Dorset -16 33 £47,500 - 6
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1050 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 640 (35.03%) SQL
3 583 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 569 (31.14%) Software Engineering
5 560 (30.65%) HTML
6 513 (28.08%) Spring
7 489 (26.77%) Degree
8 441 (24.14%) C#
9 440 (24.08%) C++
10 396 (21.67%) Oracle
11 386 (21.13%) Scrum
12 385 (21.07%) Security Cleared
13 380 (20.80%) CSS
14 377 (20.63%) Web Services
15 367 (20.09%) XML
16 360 (19.70%) Linux
17 353 (19.32%) Finance
18 350 (19.16%) OO
19 344 (18.83%) Python
20 305 (16.69%) Hibernate
21 299 (16.37%) TDD
22 285 (15.60%) .NET
23 271 (14.83%) J2EE
23 271 (14.83%) Computer Science
24 264 (14.45%) JUnit
25 247 (13.52%) AngularJS
26 243 (13.30%) Telecoms
27 238 (13.03%) SQL Server
28 236 (12.92%) Maven
29 232 (12.70%) MongoDB

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
1 152 (8.32%) JBoss
2 144 (7.88%) Tomcat
3 114 (6.24%) WebLogic
4 113 (6.19%) Apache
5 106 (5.80%) WebSphere
6 100 (5.47%) Apache Spark
7 69 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
8 54 (2.96%) IIS
9 51 (2.79%) SAS
10 50 (2.74%) Alfresco
11 48 (2.63%) Mule
12 45 (2.46%) Apache Pig
12 45 (2.46%) Joomla!
13 38 (2.08%) Mule ESB
13 38 (2.08%) SharePoint
14 35 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
15 30 (1.64%) Confluence
16 22 (1.20%) GlassFish
17 20 (1.09%) Apache Solr
18 18 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 50 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.20%) SPSS
3 12 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (0.66%) MS Office
4 6 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.27%) MS Project
5 5 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.055%) Simulink
7 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (3.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.88%) Magento
3 12 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.38%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.22%) AWD
8 3 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 101 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (3.72%) SaaS
3 49 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.82%) GitHub
6 14 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.49%) Google App Engine
10 7 (0.38%) IaaS
11 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.11%) Responsys
12 2 (0.11%) TestFlight
13 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.055%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.69%) Internet
2 47 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 30 (1.64%) Firewall
4 28 (1.53%) HTTP
5 18 (0.99%) SAN
6 16 (0.88%) Network Security
7 15 (0.82%) LAN
7 15 (0.82%) WAN
8 14 (0.77%) HTTPS
9 13 (0.71%) Broadband
9 13 (0.71%) Ethernet
9 13 (0.71%) IPv6
10 8 (0.44%) Intranet
11 7 (0.38%) FTP
11 7 (0.38%) SSL
12 6 (0.33%) LDAP
13 5 (0.27%) IPsec
13 5 (0.27%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (0.27%) SSH
13 5 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 232 (12.70%) MongoDB
3 224 (12.26%) MySQL
4 223 (12.21%) NoSQL
5 207 (11.33%) Relational Database
6 205 (11.22%) Big Data
7 177 (9.69%) Hadoop
8 133 (7.28%) RDBMS
9 56 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
10 55 (3.01%) Apache Hive
11 40 (2.19%) Oracle Database
12 35 (1.92%) Neo4j
13 33 (1.81%) Data Mining
14 32 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 27 (1.48%) Apache Accumulo
15 27 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (1.42%) OrientDB
17 23 (1.26%) DB2
18 21 (1.15%) QlikView
19 20 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 264 (14.45%) JUnit
2 236 (12.92%) Maven
3 204 (11.17%) Git (software)
4 147 (8.05%) Eclipse
5 144 (7.88%) JIRA
6 133 (7.28%) Jenkins
7 130 (7.12%) Subversion
8 126 (6.90%) Ant
9 112 (6.13%) Selenium
10 101 (5.53%) Cucumber
11 53 (2.90%) Apache Ivy
12 44 (2.41%) IntelliJ
13 37 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (1.75%) JBehave
14 32 (1.75%) Mockito
14 32 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
16 26 (1.42%) Artifactory
17 23 (1.26%) Hudson
18 22 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 353 (19.32%) Finance
2 243 (13.30%) Telecoms
3 118 (6.46%) Banking
4 88 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 80 (4.38%) Retail
6 75 (4.11%) Marketing
7 73 (4.00%) Electronics
8 45 (2.46%) Aerospace
8 45 (2.46%) Games
9 29 (1.59%) Advertising
10 28 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 18 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.71%) Back Office
13 10 (0.55%) French Language
14 8 (0.44%) Military
15 5 (0.27%) Automotive
15 5 (0.27%) Publishing
16 4 (0.22%) Law
17 3 (0.16%) International Banking
18 2 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1001 (54.79%) Developer
2 684 (37.44%) Java Developer
3 260 (14.23%) Software Engineer
4 212 (11.60%) Senior Developer
5 211 (11.55%) Java Engineer
6 172 (9.41%) Software Developer
7 149 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
8 136 (7.44%) Java Software Engineer
9 135 (7.39%) Analyst
10 101 (5.53%) Java Software Developer
11 87 (4.76%) Test Engineer
12 84 (4.60%) Graduate
13 83 (4.54%) Lead Developer
14 82 (4.49%) C# Developer
14 82 (4.49%) Junior
15 61 (3.34%) Architect
15 61 (3.34%) Web Developer
16 59 (3.23%) Test Analyst
17 51 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
18 48 (2.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 560 (30.65%) HTML
2 513 (28.08%) Spring
3 380 (20.80%) CSS
4 377 (20.63%) Web Services
5 367 (20.09%) XML
6 305 (16.69%) Hibernate
7 285 (15.60%) .NET
8 271 (14.83%) J2EE
9 247 (13.52%) AngularJS
10 224 (12.26%) HTML5
11 173 (9.47%) SOAP
12 151 (8.26%) REST
13 148 (8.10%) Java EE
14 129 (7.06%) jQuery
15 119 (6.51%) JPA
16 117 (6.40%) JSON
17 101 (5.53%) Spring MVC
18 100 (5.47%) Node.js
19 94 (5.15%) ASP.NET
20 93 (5.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 271 (14.83%) Computer Science
2 154 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (6.35%) Mathematics
4 95 (5.20%) User Experience
5 88 (4.82%) Digital Media
6 64 (3.50%) Visualisation
7 42 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 40 (2.19%) Algorithms
9 39 (2.13%) Cybercrime
10 38 (2.08%) Client/Server
11 37 (2.03%) Mobile App
12 35 (1.92%) RIA
13 28 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
14 27 (1.48%) N-Tier
15 26 (1.42%) Physics
16 25 (1.37%) Internet of Things
17 24 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
18 23 (1.26%) Virtual Team
19 21 (1.15%) VHDL
20 20 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 360 (19.70%) Linux
2 222 (12.15%) Unix
3 209 (11.44%) Windows
4 158 (8.65%) Android
5 130 (7.12%) Apple iOS
6 45 (2.46%) Windows Server
7 27 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (1.20%) FreeBSD
9 21 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 19 (1.04%) CentOS
10 19 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (0.88%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.77%) AIX
13 12 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (0.60%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.60%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.38%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.22%) Fedora
16 4 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1050 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (31.14%) Software Engineering
3 386 (21.13%) Scrum
4 350 (19.16%) OO
5 299 (16.37%) TDD
6 231 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
7 229 (12.53%) Open Source
8 196 (10.73%) SDLC
9 185 (10.13%) Cybersecurity
10 178 (9.74%) MVC
10 178 (9.74%) UML
11 152 (8.32%) Unit Testing
12 144 (7.88%) DevOps
13 136 (7.44%) Web Development
14 119 (6.51%) Automated Testing
14 119 (6.51%) BDD
15 114 (6.24%) Test Automation
16 108 (5.91%) ITIL
16 108 (5.91%) Mentoring
17 106 (5.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 640 (35.03%) SQL
2 583 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 441 (24.14%) C#
4 440 (24.08%) C++
5 344 (18.83%) Python
6 205 (11.22%) C
7 148 (8.10%) PHP
8 138 (7.55%) Ruby
9 117 (6.40%) Scala
10 101 (5.53%) Perl
11 75 (4.11%) R
12 61 (3.34%) Objective-C
13 58 (3.17%) PL/SQL
14 55 (3.01%) Bash Shell
15 45 (2.46%) VB
16 44 (2.41%) MATLAB
17 37 (2.03%) Groovy
18 27 (1.48%) Clojure
18 27 (1.48%) Go
18 27 (1.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 489 (26.77%) Degree
2 385 (21.07%) Security Cleared
3 216 (11.82%) DV Cleared
4 168 (9.20%) SC Cleared
5 68 (3.72%) ISEB
6 46 (2.52%) ISTQB
7 41 (2.24%) PhD
8 32 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (1.20%) CISSP
10 19 (1.04%) SANS
11 17 (0.93%) GIAC
12 14 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (0.71%) CREST Certified
13 13 (0.71%) MCSE
14 12 (0.66%) RHCE
14 12 (0.66%) RHCSA
15 11 (0.60%) CCNA
16 10 (0.55%) Linux+ Certification
16 10 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
16 10 (0.55%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (7.55%) QA
2 23 (1.26%) SLA
3 14 (0.77%) ISO15022
3 14 (0.77%) ISO20022
4 12 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.55%) ISO 14001
6 9 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.27%) SDET
8 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.055%) HL7
9 1 (0.055%) TickIT
System Software
1 34 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (1.70%) Docker
3 22 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (0.88%) Xen
5 8 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.44%) LXC
6 7 (0.38%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.33%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.33%) Firmware
7 6 (0.33%) Snort
8 5 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.16%) Samba
9 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.055%) Gluster
10 1 (0.055%) iptables
10 1 (0.055%) KVM
Systems Management
1 37 (2.03%) Puppet
2 33 (1.81%) Ansible
3 27 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.71%) Nagios
5 10 (0.55%) Kibana
6 9 (0.49%) logstash
7 6 (0.33%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.33%) RSA enVision
8 4 (0.22%) Nessus
9 3 (0.16%) Salt
9 3 (0.16%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.11%) Graylog
10 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.055%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.055%) Check_MK
11 1 (0.055%) OpenView
11 1 (0.055%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.055%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.055%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 396 (21.67%) Oracle
2 88 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 78 (4.27%) SAP
4 67 (3.67%) IBM
5 66 (3.61%) Adobe
6 47 (2.57%) Apple
6 47 (2.57%) VMware
7 33 (1.81%) Google
8 29 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 26 (1.42%) Sybase
10 25 (1.37%) hybris
11 24 (1.31%) Tableau
12 23 (1.26%) Atlassian
13 22 (1.20%) TIBCO
14 19 (1.04%) HP
15 14 (0.77%) BEA
16 13 (0.71%) Cisco
17 12 (0.66%) Perforce
18 9 (0.49%) ATG
18 9 (0.49%) EMC
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens (possibly higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago