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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / South West
Rank 3 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 1091 1023 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.57% 17.83% 13.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.75% 31.40% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 868 864 712
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
2969 3258 3297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 58.69% 56.79% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2473 2800 2926
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -1 438 £47,500 +18.75% 43
Gloucestershire +1 265 £50,000 - 26
Somerset +11 169 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Wiltshire +11 93 £40,000 -4.76% 6
Dorset +12 78 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Devon -14 35 £35,000 -4.76% 11
Cornwall - 9 £45,000 - 5
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 1227 (61.57%) Agile Software Development
2 660 (33.12%) Software Engineering
3 649 (32.56%) SQL
4 587 (29.45%) JavaScript
5 581 (29.15%) Spring
6 516 (25.89%) HTML
7 511 (25.64%) C#
8 497 (24.94%) C++
9 451 (22.63%) Finance
10 430 (21.58%) Scrum
11 424 (21.27%) Linux
12 412 (20.67%) Security Cleared
13 411 (20.62%) OO
14 376 (18.87%) Python
15 367 (18.41%) XML
16 355 (17.81%) SDLC
17 353 (17.71%) Hibernate
18 340 (17.06%) Degree
19 330 (16.56%) TDD
20 328 (16.46%) .NET
21 327 (16.41%) REST
22 318 (15.96%) CSS
23 306 (15.35%) Web Services
24 292 (14.65%) MongoDB
25 287 (14.40%) AngularJS
26 283 (14.20%) NoSQL
27 281 (14.10%) Computer Science
28 274 (13.75%) Oracle
29 265 (13.30%) MVC
30 256 (12.84%) Git (software)

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
1 196 (9.83%) Tomcat
2 195 (9.78%) JBoss
3 125 (6.27%) WebLogic
4 116 (5.82%) Apache Spark
5 112 (5.62%) Apache
6 98 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
7 94 (4.72%) Apache Pig
8 90 (4.52%) WebSphere
9 72 (3.61%) Mule
10 59 (2.96%) Mule ESB
11 57 (2.86%) IIS
11 57 (2.86%) Jetty
12 41 (2.06%) OpenStack
13 39 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 37 (1.86%) Alfresco
15 34 (1.71%) Apache Solr
16 31 (1.56%) Joomla!
17 27 (1.35%) Confluence
18 18 (0.90%) SAS
19 14 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.80%) MS Office
2 16 (0.80%) SPSS
3 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.050%) HipChat
5 1 (0.050%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.050%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 116 (5.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.40%) Magento
3 6 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.15%) Maximo
5 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.10%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.10%) Line 500
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.10%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.10%) Shopify
6 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.050%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.050%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 177 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (6.07%) SaaS
3 60 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (2.21%) GitHub
6 20 (1.00%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.35%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.30%) PaaS
10 5 (0.25%) IaaS
10 5 (0.25%) Slack
11 2 (0.10%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.10%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.050%) G Suite
12 1 (0.050%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.050%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.050%) Mailgun
12 1 (0.050%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.91%) Internet
2 56 (2.81%) HTTP
3 47 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.51%) Firewall
5 27 (1.35%) SSL
6 17 (0.85%) LAN
7 16 (0.80%) WAN
8 11 (0.55%) SSH
9 8 (0.40%) Wireshark
10 7 (0.35%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.30%) FTP
11 6 (0.30%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.30%) Network Security
11 6 (0.30%) Wireless
12 5 (0.25%) Intranet
13 4 (0.20%) SAN
14 3 (0.15%) Extranet
14 3 (0.15%) NAS
14 3 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
15 2 (0.10%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (14.65%) MongoDB
2 283 (14.20%) NoSQL
3 256 (12.84%) Hadoop
4 248 (12.44%) Big Data
5 170 (8.53%) SQL Server
6 166 (8.33%) MySQL
7 94 (4.72%) Apache Hive
8 84 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
9 75 (3.76%) Relational Database
10 63 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 55 (2.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 49 (2.46%) Redis
13 43 (2.16%) Apache Accumulo
13 43 (2.16%) HBase
14 40 (2.01%) RDBMS
15 32 (1.61%) Oracle Database
16 30 (1.51%) Couchbase
16 30 (1.51%) MS Access
16 30 (1.51%) Riak
17 26 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 256 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 220 (11.04%) JUnit
3 213 (10.69%) Jenkins
4 201 (10.09%) Maven
5 172 (8.63%) Selenium
6 157 (7.88%) JIRA
7 114 (5.72%) Cucumber
8 100 (5.02%) Subversion
9 76 (3.81%) Eclipse
10 75 (3.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 72 (3.61%) IntelliJ
12 68 (3.41%) Mockito
13 57 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 56 (2.81%) Vagrant
15 47 (2.36%) Ant
16 37 (1.86%) Bitbucket
17 33 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
18 31 (1.56%) JMeter
19 30 (1.51%) LoadRunner
20 27 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 451 (22.63%) Finance
2 253 (12.69%) Telecoms
3 156 (7.83%) Manufacturing
4 147 (7.38%) Banking
5 136 (6.82%) Retail
6 129 (6.47%) Electronics
7 128 (6.42%) Marketing
8 65 (3.26%) Games
9 41 (2.06%) Advertising
10 26 (1.30%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.80%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.55%) Back Office
12 11 (0.55%) Military
13 9 (0.45%) Legal
14 8 (0.40%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.35%) Billing
16 6 (0.30%) Publishing
17 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.15%) Automotive
18 3 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 1068 (53.59%) Developer
2 672 (33.72%) Java Developer
3 329 (16.51%) Software Engineer
4 256 (12.84%) Java Engineer
5 216 (10.84%) Software Developer
6 208 (10.44%) Senior Developer
7 170 (8.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 169 (8.48%) Java Software Engineer
9 142 (7.12%) Graduate
10 132 (6.62%) Junior
11 130 (6.52%) Analyst
12 113 (5.67%) Junior Developer
13 107 (5.37%) Architect
13 107 (5.37%) Test Engineer
14 101 (5.07%) Graduate Developer
15 96 (4.82%) Lead Developer
16 94 (4.72%) Graduate Software Developer
17 91 (4.57%) Junior Software Developer
18 74 (3.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 73 (3.66%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 581 (29.15%) Spring
2 516 (25.89%) HTML
3 367 (18.41%) XML
4 353 (17.71%) Hibernate
5 328 (16.46%) .NET
6 327 (16.41%) REST
7 318 (15.96%) CSS
8 306 (15.35%) Web Services
9 287 (14.40%) AngularJS
10 245 (12.29%) SOAP
11 237 (11.89%) J2EE
12 192 (9.63%) HTML5
13 172 (8.63%) Spring MVC
14 148 (7.43%) Java EE
15 143 (7.18%) JSON
16 132 (6.62%) React
17 131 (6.57%) jQuery
18 112 (5.62%) JPA
18 112 (5.62%) Node.js
19 100 (5.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 281 (14.10%) Computer Science
2 131 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
3 101 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (2.66%) User Experience
5 45 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 35 (1.76%) Algorithms
7 30 (1.51%) Cyber Defence
7 30 (1.51%) Management Information System
8 21 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 17 (0.85%) PKI
10 16 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
10 16 (0.80%) Internet of Things
10 16 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
11 15 (0.75%) Derivative
12 14 (0.70%) Wiki
13 13 (0.65%) Equities
13 13 (0.65%) Fixed Income
14 11 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
15 9 (0.45%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 424 (21.27%) Linux
2 203 (10.19%) Unix
3 161 (8.08%) Windows
4 146 (7.33%) Android
5 135 (6.77%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.61%) CentOS
6 32 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 24 (1.20%) AIX
8 21 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.35%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.30%) FreeBSD
12 6 (0.30%) Solaris
13 4 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.15%) HPUX
14 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1227 (61.57%) Agile Software Development
2 660 (33.12%) Software Engineering
3 430 (21.58%) Scrum
4 411 (20.62%) OO
5 355 (17.81%) SDLC
6 330 (16.56%) TDD
7 265 (13.30%) MVC
8 220 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
9 201 (10.09%) Mathematics
10 189 (9.48%) BDD
10 189 (9.48%) Cybersecurity
11 174 (8.73%) Mentoring
12 162 (8.13%) Web Development
13 153 (7.68%) Open Source
14 150 (7.53%) Unit Testing
15 145 (7.28%) Kanban
16 137 (6.87%) ITIL
17 131 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
18 125 (6.27%) Automated Testing
18 125 (6.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 649 (32.56%) SQL
2 587 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 511 (25.64%) C#
4 497 (24.94%) C++
5 376 (18.87%) Python
6 246 (12.34%) C
7 170 (8.53%) PHP
8 147 (7.38%) Perl
9 88 (4.42%) Ruby
10 64 (3.21%) Objective-C
11 60 (3.01%) Go
11 60 (3.01%) Scala
12 50 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 49 (2.46%) PowerShell
14 38 (1.91%) VBA
15 33 (1.66%) Apex Code
16 31 (1.56%) PL/SQL
17 28 (1.40%) Shell Script
17 28 (1.40%) VB
18 27 (1.35%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 412 (20.67%) Security Cleared
2 340 (17.06%) Degree
3 205 (10.29%) DV Cleared
4 167 (8.38%) SC Cleared
5 71 (3.56%) ISEB
6 63 (3.16%) ISTQB
7 50 (2.51%) PhD
8 36 (1.81%) CISSP
9 30 (1.51%) CCNA
9 30 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (1.51%) GIAC
10 29 (1.46%) SANS
11 24 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 24 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (1.10%) Linux+ Certification
12 22 (1.10%) MCSE
12 22 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
12 22 (1.10%) SSCP
13 15 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
13 15 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.41%) QA
2 12 (0.60%) SLA
3 11 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.35%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.20%) SDET
8 3 (0.15%) TickIT
9 1 (0.050%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.050%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.050%) FATCA
9 1 (0.050%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.050%) MISRA
9 1 (0.050%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.050%) SEPA
System Software
1 69 (3.46%) Docker
2 40 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.25%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.55%) Snort
6 10 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (0.45%) vSphere
8 7 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.25%) Firmware
10 3 (0.15%) MetaFrame
10 3 (0.15%) NDS
10 3 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 3 (0.15%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.10%) iptables
11 2 (0.10%) KVM
12 1 (0.050%) HDFS
12 1 (0.050%) LXC
12 1 (0.050%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.050%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.050%) Xen
Systems Management
1 85 (4.26%) Ansible
2 60 (3.01%) Puppet
3 56 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (1.81%) Oozie
4 36 (1.81%) Salt
5 30 (1.51%) Kibana
6 29 (1.46%) logstash
7 27 (1.35%) Nagios
8 25 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.35%) Nmap
10 4 (0.20%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.15%) Grafana
12 2 (0.10%) Graphite
12 2 (0.10%) Icinga
13 1 (0.050%) Check_MK
13 1 (0.050%) EnCase
13 1 (0.050%) Graylog
13 1 (0.050%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.050%) Pingdom
13 1 (0.050%) QRadar
Vendors
1 274 (13.75%) Oracle
2 131 (6.57%) SAP
3 87 (4.37%) Microsoft
4 54 (2.71%) Apple
5 47 (2.36%) Adobe
6 41 (2.06%) IBM
6 41 (2.06%) VMware
7 37 (1.86%) Red Hat
8 36 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (1.76%) HP
10 27 (1.35%) Coverity
11 21 (1.05%) Atlassian
12 19 (0.95%) Google
13 14 (0.70%) TIBCO
14 8 (0.40%) ArcSight
14 8 (0.40%) Cisco
14 8 (0.40%) Citrix
14 8 (0.40%) Xamarin
15 7 (0.35%) FireEye
15 7 (0.35%) Infobright
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Posted: 5 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
ISL
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + excellent bens package!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
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Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + stock options.
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum + Package
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Salary: From £40,000 to £49,056 per annum
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Bath, Avon
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Gloucestershire
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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