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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 817 954 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.01% 16.38% 13.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.48% 28.22% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 690 838 632
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
3479 3381 3342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.41% 58.04% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3046 2998 3008
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Bristol +7 350 £37,500 -6.25% 34
Gloucestershire -4 133 £38,000 -5.00% 18
Wiltshire -2 96 £35,000 +7.69% 16
Devon -1 81 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Somerset -8 77 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Dorset -32 57 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Cornwall +3 8 £32,500 +47.72%
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 767 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 634 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 604 (33.88%) HTML
4 578 (32.42%) SQL
5 564 (31.63%) XML
6 561 (31.46%) Spring
7 502 (28.15%) Oracle
8 471 (26.42%) CSS
9 376 (21.09%) Software Engineering
10 368 (20.64%) J2EE
11 356 (19.97%) Linux
12 345 (19.35%) C#
13 332 (18.62%) TDD
14 320 (17.95%) Web Services
15 311 (17.44%) Scrum
15 311 (17.44%) Degree
16 310 (17.39%) Hibernate
17 288 (16.15%) C++
18 282 (15.82%) SQL Server
19 263 (14.75%) Finance
20 262 (14.69%) Eclipse
21 257 (14.41%) JUnit
22 256 (14.36%) OO
23 236 (13.24%) .NET
24 229 (12.84%) Computer Science
25 216 (12.11%) Security Cleared
26 196 (10.99%) MySQL
27 195 (10.94%) UNIX
28 193 (10.82%) jQuery
29 190 (10.66%) Unit Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 144 (8.08%) WebLogic
2 132 (7.40%) JBoss
3 124 (6.95%) Tomcat
4 112 (6.28%) WebSphere
5 72 (4.04%) Apache
6 62 (3.48%) IIS
7 43 (2.41%) Joomla!
8 42 (2.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 41 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 41 (2.30%) ColdFusion
10 39 (2.19%) Alfresco
11 36 (2.02%) NetWeaver
12 35 (1.96%) Node.js
13 28 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
14 26 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
14 26 (1.46%) Commerce Server
15 25 (1.40%) CMS
15 25 (1.40%) nginx
16 23 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
17 19 (1.07%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 78 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.91%) MS Office
3 18 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.11%) Simulink
7 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 26 (1.46%) Fredhopper
2 18 (1.01%) SAP SD
3 13 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.17%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.17%) SAP ECC
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.17%) Magento
7 3 (0.17%) Shopify
8 2 (0.11%) Tridion
8 2 (0.11%) Summit
9 1 (0.056%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.02%) SaaS
2 15 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.50%) PaaS
5 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.11%) Force.com
6 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.67%) Internet
2 56 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 45 (2.52%) HTTP
4 27 (1.51%) Firewall
5 23 (1.29%) DNS
6 22 (1.23%) FTP
7 18 (1.01%) DHCP
8 16 (0.90%) NFC
9 15 (0.84%) LDAP
9 15 (0.84%) VPN
10 13 (0.73%) SSL
10 13 (0.73%) WAN
11 11 (0.62%) SAN
12 10 (0.56%) Wireshark
12 10 (0.56%) NAS
13 8 (0.45%) IPsec
13 8 (0.45%) LAN
13 8 (0.45%) Network Security
14 7 (0.39%) Multicast
14 7 (0.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 196 (10.99%) MySQL
3 184 (10.32%) Relational Database
4 123 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 86 (4.82%) Oracle Database
6 80 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
7 77 (4.32%) MongoDB
8 56 (3.14%) Big Data
9 53 (2.97%) NoSQL
10 47 (2.64%) Hadoop
11 37 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (1.35%) DB2
13 13 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.62%) Apache Accumulo
15 9 (0.50%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.50%) HBase
15 9 (0.50%) Riak
15 9 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.45%) Neo4j
16 8 (0.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 262 (14.69%) Eclipse
2 257 (14.41%) JUnit
3 166 (9.31%) Subversion
4 156 (8.75%) Maven
5 138 (7.74%) Git (software)
6 111 (6.23%) Ant
7 98 (5.50%) Jenkins
8 63 (3.53%) Selenium
9 59 (3.31%) JIRA
10 53 (2.97%) JDeveloper
11 40 (2.24%) Hudson
12 35 (1.96%) Cucumber
13 34 (1.91%) Eclipse RCP
13 34 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
14 31 (1.74%) Apache Ivy
15 24 (1.35%) NetBeans
15 24 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (1.29%) Mercurial
17 21 (1.18%) Visual Studio
18 18 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 263 (14.75%) Finance
2 142 (7.96%) Banking
3 78 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 77 (4.32%) Advertising
5 64 (3.59%) Aerospace
6 62 (3.48%) Retail
7 44 (2.47%) Marketing
8 39 (2.19%) Back Office
9 34 (1.91%) French Language
10 20 (1.12%) Electronics
11 15 (0.84%) Military
12 13 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.62%) Games
15 8 (0.45%) Legal
16 7 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.22%) Publishing
19 2 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1129 (63.32%) Developer
2 709 (39.76%) Java Developer
3 223 (12.51%) Software Engineer
4 190 (10.66%) Senior Developer
5 136 (7.63%) Analyst
6 130 (7.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 111 (6.23%) Software Developer
8 82 (4.60%) Web Developer
9 66 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
10 65 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
11 58 (3.25%) Graduate
12 57 (3.20%) Architect
13 52 (2.92%) C# Developer
14 50 (2.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 49 (2.75%) .NET Developer
16 48 (2.69%) Applications Support
17 45 (2.52%) Junior
18 40 (2.24%) Android Developer
18 40 (2.24%) C# .NET Developer
19 32 (1.79%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 604 (33.88%) HTML
2 564 (31.63%) XML
3 561 (31.46%) Spring
4 471 (26.42%) CSS
5 368 (20.64%) J2EE
6 320 (17.95%) Web Services
7 310 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 236 (13.24%) .NET
9 193 (10.82%) jQuery
10 181 (10.15%) HTML5
11 157 (8.81%) SOAP
12 155 (8.69%) JSP
13 128 (7.18%) XHTML
14 113 (6.34%) JSON
15 93 (5.22%) JPA
16 88 (4.94%) Ajax
16 88 (4.94%) ASP.NET
17 86 (4.82%) Java EE
17 86 (4.82%) Spring MVC
18 85 (4.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 229 (12.84%) Computer Science
2 109 (6.11%) Open Source
3 93 (5.22%) Mathematics
4 92 (5.16%) Mobile App
5 87 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (3.53%) Client/Server
7 54 (3.03%) RIA
8 53 (2.97%) User Experience
9 38 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 36 (2.02%) Derivative
11 34 (1.91%) N-Tier
12 32 (1.79%) Algorithms
13 25 (1.40%) iPhone
14 21 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
14 21 (1.18%) iPad
14 21 (1.18%) SWIFT
15 18 (1.01%) Blackberry
15 18 (1.01%) Physics
16 17 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 356 (19.97%) Linux
2 195 (10.94%) UNIX
3 159 (8.92%) Windows
4 125 (7.01%) Android
5 113 (6.34%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.90%) AIX
9 16 (0.90%) Solaris
10 14 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (0.67%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.62%) Windows Phone
13 10 (0.56%) CentOS
13 10 (0.56%) Debian
14 7 (0.39%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
16 5 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (0.28%) HPUX
16 5 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 767 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (21.09%) Software Engineering
3 332 (18.62%) TDD
4 311 (17.44%) Scrum
5 256 (14.36%) OO
6 190 (10.66%) Unit Testing
7 189 (10.60%) MVC
8 161 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
9 121 (6.79%) UML
10 119 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 117 (6.56%) Mentoring
12 115 (6.45%) OOP
13 114 (6.39%) Web Development
14 113 (6.34%) OOD
15 109 (6.11%) ITIL
16 104 (5.83%) SOA
17 89 (4.99%) Android Development
18 78 (4.37%) BDD
19 74 (4.15%) Pair Programming
20 69 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 634 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 578 (32.42%) SQL
3 345 (19.35%) C#
4 288 (16.15%) C++
5 143 (8.02%) C
6 140 (7.85%) Python
7 134 (7.52%) PHP
8 121 (6.79%) Ruby
9 74 (4.15%) Perl
10 65 (3.65%) PL/SQL
11 57 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 44 (2.47%) Objective-C
13 41 (2.30%) VB
14 38 (2.13%) Bash Shell
15 36 (2.02%) ABAP
16 22 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.18%) Scala
18 20 (1.12%) T-SQL
19 19 (1.07%) Delphi
20 18 (1.01%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 311 (17.44%) Degree
2 216 (12.11%) Security Cleared
3 125 (7.01%) SC Cleared
4 95 (5.33%) DV Cleared
5 35 (1.96%) ISEB
6 21 (1.18%) HND
7 18 (1.01%) PhD
8 17 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.22%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.11%) CCNA
14 1 (0.056%) MCSE
14 1 (0.056%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.44%) QA
2 9 (0.50%) SLA
2 9 (0.50%) COBIT
3 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.11%) DO-254
3 2 (0.11%) DO-160
4 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.056%) HL7
4 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.73%) Samba
4 7 (0.39%) NFS
4 7 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.22%) Postfix
6 4 (0.22%) XenServer
7 3 (0.17%) vSphere
7 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.17%) Xen
8 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.056%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.056%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 26 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (1.18%) Puppet
3 9 (0.50%) Vagrant
3 9 (0.50%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.39%) SCCM
5 6 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.34%) MOM
5 6 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.28%) Netcool
6 5 (0.28%) Nagios
6 5 (0.28%) WSUS
6 5 (0.28%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.28%) Hyperic
7 4 (0.22%) Salt
7 4 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.17%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.11%) OpenView
9 2 (0.11%) OPNET
9 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 502 (28.15%) Oracle
2 108 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 82 (4.60%) IBM
4 71 (3.98%) Google
5 65 (3.65%) hybris
6 63 (3.53%) VMware
7 55 (3.08%) SAP
8 54 (3.03%) Adobe
9 39 (2.19%) Red Hat
10 30 (1.68%) EPiServer
11 21 (1.18%) Apple
11 21 (1.18%) Business Objects
12 19 (1.07%) Sybase
13 13 (0.73%) Cisco
13 13 (0.73%) Zend
13 13 (0.73%) Twitter
14 11 (0.62%) Citrix
15 8 (0.45%) Sitecore
16 6 (0.34%) Riverbed
16 6 (0.34%) F5
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol
Multicom
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Full benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago