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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 1171 685 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.17% 13.08% 13.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.58% 22.45% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 991 635 652
Average salary £40,000 £35,657 £37,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.17% -5.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,830 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
3487 3051 3187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.10% 58.25% 57.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 2735 2889
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +10 346 £41,500 +18.57% 35
Gloucestershire +17 209 £38,000 - 22
Dorset +6 198 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Wiltshire +7 179 £39,500 +11.80% 35
Somerset +6 176 £41,000 +2.50% 11
Devon -5 37 £37,000 +8.82% 5
Cornwall -2 2 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 672 (31.94%) SQL
2 662 (31.46%) Spring
3 607 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 585 (27.80%) JavaScript
5 552 (26.24%) Software Engineering
6 550 (26.14%) HTML
7 492 (23.38%) XML
8 463 (22.01%) Scrum
9 459 (21.82%) Oracle
10 421 (20.01%) Degree
11 410 (19.49%) Linux
12 408 (19.39%) C#
13 395 (18.77%) C++
14 386 (18.35%) OO
15 371 (17.63%) CSS
16 350 (16.63%) Finance
17 342 (16.25%) J2EE
18 331 (15.73%) SQL Server
19 329 (15.64%) TDD
20 325 (15.45%) Web Services
21 311 (14.78%) .NET
21 311 (14.78%) Computer Science
22 293 (13.93%) JUnit
23 277 (13.17%) jQuery
24 270 (12.83%) Eclipse
25 256 (12.17%) MySQL
26 250 (11.88%) Relational Database
27 247 (11.74%) Unit Testing
28 244 (11.60%) Hibernate
29 229 (10.88%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 134 (6.37%) WebLogic
2 109 (5.18%) Tomcat
3 104 (4.94%) WebSphere
4 100 (4.75%) IIS
5 94 (4.47%) Apache
6 66 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
6 66 (3.14%) Commerce Server
7 55 (2.61%) Apache ServiceMix
8 28 (1.33%) SharePoint
9 22 (1.05%) Apache Solr
10 14 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (0.62%) CMS
12 11 (0.52%) GlassFish
12 11 (0.52%) nginx
12 11 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
12 11 (0.52%) Node.js
12 11 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.43%) Drupal
15 8 (0.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 111 (5.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.48%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.48%) MS Office
3 8 (0.38%) NASTRAN
4 5 (0.24%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.048%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 66 (3.14%) Fredhopper
2 31 (1.47%) Magento
3 27 (1.28%) Shopify
4 15 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.29%) Tridion
8 6 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
12 1 (0.048%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.47%) SaaS
2 26 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.14%) Trello
8 2 (0.095%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.048%) IaaS
9 1 (0.048%) Force.com
9 1 (0.048%) PaaS
9 1 (0.048%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 143 (6.80%) Internet
2 79 (3.75%) HTTP
3 33 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.43%) Network Security
5 23 (1.09%) DHCP
6 22 (1.05%) SAN
7 21 (1.00%) SSL
8 14 (0.67%) Firewall
8 14 (0.67%) VoIP
9 13 (0.62%) WAN
9 13 (0.62%) IPv4
10 12 (0.57%) LDAP
11 11 (0.52%) DNS
12 10 (0.48%) SNMP
12 10 (0.48%) Wireshark
13 8 (0.38%) SMTP
14 7 (0.33%) VPN
14 7 (0.33%) NFC
14 7 (0.33%) 4G
15 6 (0.29%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 256 (12.17%) MySQL
3 250 (11.88%) Relational Database
4 180 (8.56%) RDBMS
5 97 (4.61%) Big Data
6 68 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 66 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
8 65 (3.09%) MongoDB
9 62 (2.95%) Hadoop
10 47 (2.23%) NoSQL
11 31 (1.47%) Hazelcast
12 28 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 28 (1.33%) DB2
13 20 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
13 20 (0.95%) HBase
14 19 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 293 (13.93%) JUnit
2 270 (12.83%) Eclipse
3 196 (9.32%) Maven
4 162 (7.70%) Subversion
5 160 (7.60%) Git (software)
6 151 (7.18%) Selenium
7 146 (6.94%) Ant
8 122 (5.80%) Jenkins
9 68 (3.23%) NetBeans
10 59 (2.80%) Hudson
11 55 (2.61%) Eclipse RCP
11 55 (2.61%) JMeter
12 47 (2.23%) JIRA
13 38 (1.81%) FitNesse
14 37 (1.76%) Visual Studio
15 35 (1.66%) Cucumber
16 27 (1.28%) SoapUI
17 20 (0.95%) JBehave
18 14 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (0.62%) Apache Ivy
General
1 350 (16.63%) Finance
2 175 (8.32%) Banking
3 148 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 144 (6.84%) Retail
5 94 (4.47%) Marketing
6 49 (2.33%) French Language
7 44 (2.09%) Back Office
8 35 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 31 (1.47%) Aerospace
9 31 (1.47%) Electronics
10 27 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.90%) Advertising
11 19 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 19 (0.90%) Military
12 17 (0.81%) Publishing
13 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.29%) Games
14 6 (0.29%) Local Government
15 5 (0.24%) Billing
16 2 (0.095%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1245 (59.17%) Developer
2 744 (35.36%) Java Developer
3 289 (13.74%) Senior Developer
4 288 (13.69%) Software Engineer
5 219 (10.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 156 (7.41%) Analyst
7 145 (6.89%) Software Developer
8 120 (5.70%) Java Software Engineer
9 119 (5.66%) Junior
10 97 (4.61%) Architect
11 92 (4.37%) Graduate
12 75 (3.56%) C# Developer
13 73 (3.47%) Junior Developer
14 70 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
15 65 (3.09%) Applications Support
16 64 (3.04%) Programmer
17 62 (2.95%) Web Developer
18 57 (2.71%) Consultant
19 54 (2.57%) .NET Developer
20 52 (2.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 662 (31.46%) Spring
2 550 (26.14%) HTML
3 492 (23.38%) XML
4 371 (17.63%) CSS
5 342 (16.25%) J2EE
6 325 (15.45%) Web Services
7 311 (14.78%) .NET
8 277 (13.17%) jQuery
9 244 (11.60%) Hibernate
10 207 (9.84%) HTML5
11 142 (6.75%) SOAP
12 128 (6.08%) Java EE
13 126 (5.99%) ASP.NET
14 116 (5.51%) RESTful
15 110 (5.23%) EJB
16 107 (5.09%) JSON
17 101 (4.80%) JSP
18 94 (4.47%) JSF
19 89 (4.23%) JPA
20 87 (4.13%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 311 (14.78%) Computer Science
2 134 (6.37%) Mobile App
3 96 (4.56%) Open Source
4 92 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
5 90 (4.28%) Mathematics
6 72 (3.42%) Digital Media
7 58 (2.76%) Derivative
8 55 (2.61%) N-Tier
9 52 (2.47%) Client/Server
10 38 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 37 (1.76%) iPhone
12 35 (1.66%) SWIFT
13 34 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
14 28 (1.33%) PKI
15 24 (1.14%) GIS
16 18 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
17 14 (0.67%) Xbox
17 14 (0.67%) RIA
18 13 (0.62%) Physics
18 13 (0.62%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 410 (19.49%) Linux
2 224 (10.65%) Windows
3 207 (9.84%) UNIX
4 119 (5.66%) Android
5 77 (3.66%) Apple iOS
6 35 (1.66%) Solaris
7 31 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 30 (1.43%) HPUX
9 25 (1.19%) CentOS
10 21 (1.00%) Fedora
11 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.43%) Debian
12 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.29%) AIX
14 5 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.095%) Windows Phone 7
16 2 (0.095%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 552 (26.24%) Software Engineering
3 463 (22.01%) Scrum
4 386 (18.35%) OO
5 329 (15.64%) TDD
6 247 (11.74%) Unit Testing
7 229 (10.88%) E-Commerce
8 165 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 158 (7.51%) Web Development
10 151 (7.18%) MVC
11 139 (6.61%) UML
12 119 (5.66%) OOP
13 100 (4.75%) OOD
14 96 (4.56%) SOA
15 90 (4.28%) ITIL
16 70 (3.33%) Android Development
17 69 (3.28%) iOS Development
18 65 (3.09%) Pair Programming
19 63 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
20 62 (2.95%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 672 (31.94%) SQL
2 585 (27.80%) JavaScript
3 408 (19.39%) C#
4 395 (18.77%) C++
5 207 (9.84%) C
6 193 (9.17%) PHP
7 187 (8.89%) Python
8 129 (6.13%) Ruby
9 96 (4.56%) Perl
10 92 (4.37%) Shell Script
11 74 (3.52%) VB
12 50 (2.38%) PL/SQL
13 41 (1.95%) PHP5
14 40 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 36 (1.71%) VB.NET
16 32 (1.52%) Objective-C
17 26 (1.24%) Bash Shell
18 19 (0.90%) TypeScript
18 19 (0.90%) Assembly Language
19 18 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 421 (20.01%) Degree
2 224 (10.65%) Security Cleared
3 114 (5.42%) DV Cleared
4 81 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 62 (2.95%) PhD
6 38 (1.81%) ISEB
7 22 (1.05%) HND
8 15 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.52%) Sun Certification
9 11 (0.52%) CEH
10 9 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.14%) CCNP
12 3 (0.14%) CCNA
13 2 (0.095%) MCSE
13 2 (0.095%) MCSA
13 2 (0.095%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.095%) MCTS
13 2 (0.095%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (6.75%) QA
2 23 (1.09%) COBIT
3 15 (0.71%) SLA
4 3 (0.14%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.048%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.048%) WAI
5 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (1.09%) VMware ESX
3 21 (1.00%) vSphere
4 13 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.52%) Terminal Services
6 9 (0.43%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.095%) Samba
8 1 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.048%) Postfix
8 1 (0.048%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (1.66%) Puppet
2 26 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.90%) NetBackup
4 13 (0.62%) Nagios
5 11 (0.52%) OPNET
5 11 (0.52%) OpenView
5 11 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
5 11 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
7 4 (0.19%) SCCM
7 4 (0.19%) MOM
7 4 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.095%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.095%) AppDetective
9 2 (0.095%) WSUS
9 2 (0.095%) nmon
Vendors
1 459 (21.82%) Oracle
2 152 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 150 (7.13%) hybris
4 137 (6.51%) JBoss
5 91 (4.33%) VMware
6 73 (3.47%) Google
7 69 (3.28%) EPiServer
8 63 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 55 (2.61%) IBM
10 50 (2.38%) Zend
11 40 (1.90%) HP
12 37 (1.76%) Citrix
13 31 (1.47%) SAP
13 31 (1.47%) Cisco
14 30 (1.43%) Twitter
15 28 (1.33%) BT
16 19 (0.90%) Symantec
16 19 (0.90%) NetApp
16 19 (0.90%) Veritas
16 19 (0.90%) Brocade
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday