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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 845 883 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.92% 15.29% 16.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.06% 27.66% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 709 762 884
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 £27,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3011 3192 3364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.74% 55.27% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2581 2735 2898
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 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 May 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 +7 255 £50,000 +17.64% 37
Bristol -7 240 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Wiltshire +4 115 £45,000 +21.62% 12
Devon +8 96 £45,000 +25.00% 7
Somerset +4 95 £41,500 +6.41% 16
Dorset -24 31 £57,500 +21.05% 13
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1047 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 675 (36.00%) SQL
3 603 (32.16%) JavaScript
4 592 (31.57%) Software Engineering
5 591 (31.52%) HTML
6 534 (28.48%) Degree
7 529 (28.21%) Spring
8 446 (23.79%) C#
9 437 (23.31%) C++
10 420 (22.40%) Oracle
11 419 (22.35%) CSS
12 405 (21.60%) XML
13 391 (20.85%) Web Services
14 381 (20.32%) Linux
15 379 (20.21%) OO
16 376 (20.05%) Security Cleared
17 370 (19.73%) Scrum
18 364 (19.41%) Finance
19 329 (17.55%) Hibernate
20 319 (17.01%) Python
21 309 (16.48%) J2EE
22 304 (16.21%) .NET
23 303 (16.16%) TDD
24 295 (15.73%) Computer Science
25 278 (14.83%) JUnit
26 269 (14.35%) SQL Server
27 260 (13.87%) Telecoms
28 252 (13.44%) Unix
28 252 (13.44%) AngularJS
29 247 (13.17%) Continuous Integration

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
1 167 (8.91%) JBoss
2 126 (6.72%) Tomcat
3 124 (6.61%) WebLogic
4 117 (6.24%) Apache
5 107 (5.71%) WebSphere
6 89 (4.75%) Node.js
7 84 (4.48%) Apache Spark
8 66 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
9 60 (3.20%) IIS
10 54 (2.88%) Alfresco
11 50 (2.67%) Joomla!
12 48 (2.56%) SAS
13 46 (2.45%) Mule
14 38 (2.03%) SharePoint
15 35 (1.87%) Mule ESB
16 33 (1.76%) Apache Pig
17 31 (1.65%) Confluence
17 31 (1.65%) GlassFish
18 29 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
19 25 (1.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 56 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.91%) SPSS
3 13 (0.69%) MS Office
4 12 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 63 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.64%) Magento
2 12 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.48%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.21%) AWD
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.053%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 108 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (3.73%) SaaS
3 54 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.80%) GitHub
5 15 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.53%) Google App Engine
8 10 (0.53%) IaaS
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.11%) Responsys
11 1 (0.053%) PaaS
11 1 (0.053%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 118 (6.29%) Internet
2 51 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 31 (1.65%) HTTP
4 28 (1.49%) Firewall
5 14 (0.75%) SAN
6 13 (0.69%) LAN
6 13 (0.69%) Network Security
6 13 (0.69%) WAN
7 12 (0.64%) SSL
8 10 (0.53%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.43%) LDAP
10 7 (0.37%) Broadband
10 7 (0.37%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.37%) IPv6
11 5 (0.27%) Intranet
11 5 (0.27%) IPsec
11 5 (0.27%) VPN
12 4 (0.21%) SSH
12 4 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 232 (12.37%) MySQL
3 225 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 218 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 217 (11.57%) NoSQL
6 174 (9.28%) Big Data
7 148 (7.89%) Hadoop
8 134 (7.15%) RDBMS
9 66 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
10 44 (2.35%) Oracle Database
11 38 (2.03%) Apache Hive
12 33 (1.76%) Neo4j
13 31 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 29 (1.55%) Data Mining
15 27 (1.44%) DB2
16 26 (1.39%) Apache Accumulo
17 25 (1.33%) OrientDB
18 23 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
19 21 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
20 19 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 278 (14.83%) JUnit
2 247 (13.17%) Maven
3 200 (10.67%) Git (software)
4 155 (8.27%) Eclipse
5 145 (7.73%) JIRA
6 142 (7.57%) Ant
7 134 (7.15%) Subversion
8 127 (6.77%) Jenkins
9 122 (6.51%) Selenium
10 104 (5.55%) Cucumber
11 59 (3.15%) Apache Ivy
12 44 (2.35%) IntelliJ
13 36 (1.92%) JBehave
13 36 (1.92%) Mockito
14 31 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
15 30 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 29 (1.55%) Artifactory
17 28 (1.49%) NetBeans
17 28 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 364 (19.41%) Finance
2 260 (13.87%) Telecoms
3 147 (7.84%) Banking
4 89 (4.75%) Manufacturing
5 83 (4.43%) Marketing
6 78 (4.16%) Retail
7 76 (4.05%) Electronics
8 49 (2.61%) Aerospace
9 40 (2.13%) Investment Banking
10 35 (1.87%) Advertising
10 35 (1.87%) Games
11 24 (1.28%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.69%) Back Office
13 11 (0.59%) French Language
14 8 (0.43%) Law
15 7 (0.37%) Military
16 5 (0.27%) International Banking
16 5 (0.27%) Publishing
17 4 (0.21%) Automotive
18 3 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1019 (54.35%) Developer
2 686 (36.59%) Java Developer
3 268 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 236 (12.59%) Java Engineer
5 207 (11.04%) Senior Developer
6 174 (9.28%) Software Developer
7 147 (7.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 139 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 135 (7.20%) Analyst
10 106 (5.65%) Java Software Developer
11 103 (5.49%) Test Engineer
12 97 (5.17%) Junior
13 85 (4.53%) C# Developer
14 83 (4.43%) Graduate
15 77 (4.11%) Lead Developer
16 68 (3.63%) Architect
17 58 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
17 58 (3.09%) Test Analyst
17 58 (3.09%) Web Developer
18 54 (2.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (31.52%) HTML
2 529 (28.21%) Spring
3 419 (22.35%) CSS
4 405 (21.60%) XML
5 391 (20.85%) Web Services
6 329 (17.55%) Hibernate
7 309 (16.48%) J2EE
8 304 (16.21%) .NET
9 252 (13.44%) AngularJS
10 230 (12.27%) HTML5
11 188 (10.03%) SOAP
12 160 (8.53%) REST
13 138 (7.36%) Java EE
14 127 (6.77%) JSON
15 120 (6.40%) jQuery
16 116 (6.19%) JPA
17 107 (5.71%) ASP.NET
18 104 (5.55%) Spring MVC
19 97 (5.17%) JSP
20 94 (5.01%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 295 (15.73%) Computer Science
2 150 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (6.93%) Mathematics
4 102 (5.44%) User Experience
5 100 (5.33%) Digital Media
6 61 (3.25%) Visualisation
7 44 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 43 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 43 (2.29%) Cybercrime
9 41 (2.19%) RIA
10 39 (2.08%) Mobile App
11 37 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
13 32 (1.71%) N-Tier
14 27 (1.44%) Physics
15 23 (1.23%) VHDL
16 21 (1.12%) Internet of Things
17 20 (1.07%) Data Centre
17 20 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (1.07%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 381 (20.32%) Linux
2 252 (13.44%) Unix
3 229 (12.21%) Windows
4 171 (9.12%) Android
5 149 (7.95%) Apple iOS
6 50 (2.67%) Windows Server
7 28 (1.49%) Mac OS X
8 24 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 18 (0.96%) Windows 8
11 16 (0.85%) Windows Phone
12 15 (0.80%) CentOS
13 14 (0.75%) FreeBSD
13 14 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.69%) AIX
14 13 (0.69%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1047 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 592 (31.57%) Software Engineering
3 379 (20.21%) OO
4 370 (19.73%) Scrum
5 303 (16.16%) TDD
6 247 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
7 228 (12.16%) Open Source
8 206 (10.99%) SDLC
9 192 (10.24%) MVC
10 177 (9.44%) UML
11 170 (9.07%) Cybersecurity
12 153 (8.16%) Web Development
13 151 (8.05%) Unit Testing
14 140 (7.47%) DevOps
15 131 (6.99%) Test Automation
16 126 (6.72%) BDD
17 116 (6.19%) ITIL
18 105 (5.60%) E-Commerce
19 104 (5.55%) Kanban
20 103 (5.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 675 (36.00%) SQL
2 603 (32.16%) JavaScript
3 446 (23.79%) C#
4 437 (23.31%) C++
5 319 (17.01%) Python
6 201 (10.72%) C
7 166 (8.85%) PHP
8 148 (7.89%) Ruby
9 110 (5.87%) Scala
10 98 (5.23%) Perl
11 67 (3.57%) R
12 64 (3.41%) Objective-C
13 58 (3.09%) PL/SQL
14 49 (2.61%) VB
15 48 (2.56%) Bash Shell
16 37 (1.97%) MATLAB
17 32 (1.71%) Clojure
18 31 (1.65%) PowerShell
19 29 (1.55%) Groovy
20 27 (1.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 534 (28.48%) Degree
2 376 (20.05%) Security Cleared
3 213 (11.36%) DV Cleared
4 168 (8.96%) SC Cleared
5 69 (3.68%) ISEB
6 47 (2.51%) ISTQB
7 39 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (1.87%) PhD
9 18 (0.96%) CISSP
9 18 (0.96%) MCSE
9 18 (0.96%) SANS
10 13 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (0.69%) CREST Certified
10 13 (0.69%) GIAC
10 13 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.53%) CCNA
12 9 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
12 9 (0.48%) MCSA
12 9 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (0.48%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (8.16%) QA
2 20 (1.07%) SLA
3 17 (0.91%) ISO15022
3 17 (0.91%) ISO20022
4 10 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.37%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.27%) SDET
8 4 (0.21%) COBIT
9 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.053%) HL7
10 1 (0.053%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.053%) TickIT
System Software
1 38 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (1.92%) Docker
3 20 (1.07%) Xen
4 10 (0.53%) LXC
5 9 (0.48%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.32%) Firmware
7 6 (0.32%) Snort
8 5 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.16%) Samba
9 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.053%) Gluster
10 1 (0.053%) iptables
10 1 (0.053%) KVM
Systems Management
1 38 (2.03%) Puppet
2 28 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.33%) Ansible
4 14 (0.75%) Nagios
5 11 (0.59%) Kibana
6 10 (0.53%) logstash
7 6 (0.32%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.32%) RSA enVision
8 5 (0.27%) Zenoss
9 4 (0.21%) Salt
10 2 (0.11%) Graylog
11 1 (0.053%) CA Service Virtualization
11 1 (0.053%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.053%) Check_MK
11 1 (0.053%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.053%) nmon
11 1 (0.053%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.053%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.053%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 420 (22.40%) Oracle
2 102 (5.44%) Microsoft
3 73 (3.89%) Adobe
4 72 (3.84%) SAP
5 61 (3.25%) IBM
6 55 (2.93%) VMware
7 51 (2.72%) Apple
8 46 (2.45%) Google
9 42 (2.24%) Sybase
10 34 (1.81%) hybris
11 24 (1.28%) Red Hat
12 22 (1.17%) HP
12 22 (1.17%) Tableau
13 20 (1.07%) Atlassian
13 20 (1.07%) TIBCO
14 19 (1.01%) BEA
15 16 (0.85%) Facebook
16 10 (0.53%) ATG
17 9 (0.48%) EMC
17 9 (0.48%) Perforce
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £45,000 + benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £30500.00 per annum
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Salary: £49000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Exeter, Devon
WA Consultants
Salary: Many Excellent Company Benefits
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Exeter, Devon
Provide Consulting Ltd
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South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
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Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefit
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Somerset
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Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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