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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 931 1012 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.43% 16.93% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.89% 30.21% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 785 860 806
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 £30,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
3115 3350 3392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.98% 56.05% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2654 2901 2938
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Bristol -8 278 £47,500 - 28
Gloucestershire +1 245 £50,000 +17.64% 24
Somerset +8 166 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Wiltshire +10 105 £44,375 +10.93% 6
Devon -1 63 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Dorset -12 47 £48,750 +25.00% 11
Cornwall -14 1 - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1021 (58.08%) Agile Software Development
2 620 (35.27%) SQL
3 570 (32.42%) Software Engineering
4 565 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 521 (29.64%) HTML
6 502 (28.56%) Spring
7 465 (26.45%) C#
8 433 (24.63%) Python
9 424 (24.12%) C++
10 418 (23.78%) Security Cleared
11 395 (22.47%) Scrum
12 381 (21.67%) Linux
13 377 (21.44%) Degree
14 335 (19.06%) Finance
15 314 (17.86%) Oracle
16 312 (17.75%) Hibernate
17 309 (17.58%) CSS
18 307 (17.46%) .NET
19 290 (16.50%) Web Services
20 280 (15.93%) XML
21 279 (15.87%) OO
22 270 (15.36%) AngularJS
23 264 (15.02%) Big Data
23 264 (15.02%) TDD
24 261 (14.85%) MongoDB
25 254 (14.45%) Hadoop
26 242 (13.77%) NoSQL
27 233 (13.25%) JUnit
28 231 (13.14%) C
28 231 (13.14%) SDLC

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
1 163 (9.27%) Tomcat
2 157 (8.93%) JBoss
3 143 (8.13%) Apache Spark
4 115 (6.54%) Apache
5 98 (5.57%) WebLogic
6 95 (5.40%) Apache Pig
7 89 (5.06%) WebSphere
8 84 (4.78%) Elasticsearch
9 63 (3.58%) IIS
10 55 (3.13%) Mule
11 51 (2.90%) SAS
12 47 (2.67%) Alfresco
13 45 (2.56%) Mule ESB
14 42 (2.39%) Joomla!
15 37 (2.10%) SharePoint
16 36 (2.05%) Jetty
17 28 (1.59%) Confluence
18 25 (1.42%) Apache Solr
18 25 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
19 17 (0.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 54 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.05%) SPSS
3 17 (0.97%) MS Office
4 6 (0.34%) MS Project
5 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.11%) Simulink
6 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.057%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 73 (4.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.08%) Magento
3 9 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.28%) Oracle Utilities
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.17%) Infor CRM
6 3 (0.17%) Line 500
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.17%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.057%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.057%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 105 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (4.72%) SaaS
3 41 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 28 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.25%) GitHub
6 13 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.34%) TestFlight
10 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.23%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.23%) PaaS
12 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.17%) Route 53
13 2 (0.11%) IaaS
13 2 (0.11%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.95%) Internet
2 44 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 30 (1.71%) Firewall
4 27 (1.54%) HTTP
5 16 (0.91%) FTP
5 16 (0.91%) LAN
6 15 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 15 (0.85%) IPv6
6 15 (0.85%) SSL
6 15 (0.85%) WAN
7 14 (0.80%) Intranet
8 13 (0.74%) Broadband
8 13 (0.74%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.74%) SAN
9 12 (0.68%) Network Security
10 10 (0.57%) SSH
11 7 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (0.17%) IP Telephony
12 3 (0.17%) VPN
12 3 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (15.02%) Big Data
2 261 (14.85%) MongoDB
3 254 (14.45%) Hadoop
4 242 (13.77%) NoSQL
5 192 (10.92%) MySQL
6 167 (9.50%) SQL Server
7 126 (7.17%) Relational Database
8 106 (6.03%) Apache Hive
9 80 (4.55%) RDBMS
10 57 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
11 50 (2.84%) Data Mining
12 41 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
13 36 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 32 (1.82%) Apache Accumulo
15 30 (1.71%) Neo4j
16 28 (1.59%) Oracle Database
17 27 (1.54%) Redis
18 25 (1.42%) MS Access
19 21 (1.19%) OrientDB
20 19 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 233 (13.25%) JUnit
2 199 (11.32%) Maven
3 191 (10.86%) Git (software)
4 144 (8.19%) Jenkins
5 131 (7.45%) Eclipse
6 116 (6.60%) JIRA
7 110 (6.26%) Subversion
8 105 (5.97%) Selenium
9 82 (4.66%) Cucumber
10 75 (4.27%) Ant
11 66 (3.75%) IntelliJ
12 61 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 48 (2.73%) Mockito
14 44 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (1.65%) Apache Ivy
15 29 (1.65%) Vagrant
16 25 (1.42%) EasyMock
17 23 (1.31%) LoadRunner
18 22 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
19 20 (1.14%) Grunt
General
1 335 (19.06%) Finance
2 213 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 113 (6.43%) Manufacturing
4 93 (5.29%) Retail
5 83 (4.72%) Electronics
6 81 (4.61%) Marketing
7 77 (4.38%) Banking
8 59 (3.36%) Games
9 28 (1.59%) Aerospace
10 20 (1.14%) Advertising
11 11 (0.63%) Back Office
12 9 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.40%) Legal
15 6 (0.34%) Military
16 4 (0.23%) Automotive
16 4 (0.23%) French Language
16 4 (0.23%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.17%) Billing
17 3 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 906 (51.54%) Developer
2 633 (36.01%) Java Developer
3 277 (15.76%) Software Engineer
4 190 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 172 (9.78%) Java Engineer
6 154 (8.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 150 (8.53%) Analyst
8 143 (8.13%) Software Developer
9 121 (6.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 90 (5.12%) Architect
11 89 (5.06%) Java Software Developer
12 75 (4.27%) Lead Developer
13 70 (3.98%) Test Engineer
14 69 (3.92%) Graduate
14 69 (3.92%) Web Developer
15 62 (3.53%) Junior
16 54 (3.07%) Applications Support
16 54 (3.07%) C# Developer
16 54 (3.07%) Senior Software Engineer
16 54 (3.07%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (29.64%) HTML
2 502 (28.56%) Spring
3 312 (17.75%) Hibernate
4 309 (17.58%) CSS
5 307 (17.46%) .NET
6 290 (16.50%) Web Services
7 280 (15.93%) XML
8 270 (15.36%) AngularJS
9 212 (12.06%) J2EE
10 210 (11.95%) HTML5
11 185 (10.52%) REST
12 173 (9.84%) jQuery
13 167 (9.50%) Java EE
14 162 (9.22%) SOAP
15 131 (7.45%) Node.js
16 124 (7.05%) React
17 114 (6.48%) JPA
18 106 (6.03%) Spring MVC
19 93 (5.29%) JSON
20 86 (4.89%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 194 (11.04%) Computer Science
2 128 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (4.78%) Mathematics
4 78 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 76 (4.32%) Visualisation
6 48 (2.73%) Digital Media
7 38 (2.16%) User Experience
8 37 (2.10%) Algorithms
9 28 (1.59%) Cybercrime
9 28 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
9 28 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 26 (1.48%) RIA
11 25 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 24 (1.37%) Physics
13 23 (1.31%) PKI
14 21 (1.19%) Client/Server
15 20 (1.14%) Internet of Things
16 19 (1.08%) iPhone
17 16 (0.91%) Data Structures
18 14 (0.80%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 381 (21.67%) Linux
2 188 (10.69%) Unix
3 173 (9.84%) Windows
4 153 (8.70%) Android
5 117 (6.66%) Apple iOS
6 37 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 35 (1.99%) CentOS
8 29 (1.65%) FreeBSD
9 25 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (0.91%) Windows Phone
11 14 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 14 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (0.51%) AIX
14 3 (0.17%) Fedora
14 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.057%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1021 (58.08%) Agile Software Development
2 570 (32.42%) Software Engineering
3 395 (22.47%) Scrum
4 279 (15.87%) OO
5 264 (15.02%) TDD
6 231 (13.14%) SDLC
7 212 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
8 210 (11.95%) Cybersecurity
9 201 (11.43%) Open Source
10 160 (9.10%) Automated Testing
10 160 (9.10%) MVC
11 157 (8.93%) Mentoring
11 157 (8.93%) UML
12 138 (7.85%) ITIL
12 138 (7.85%) Web Development
13 130 (7.39%) DevOps
14 113 (6.43%) Mobile Development
15 112 (6.37%) Analytics
15 112 (6.37%) Kanban
16 111 (6.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 620 (35.27%) SQL
2 565 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 465 (26.45%) C#
4 433 (24.63%) Python
5 424 (24.12%) C++
6 231 (13.14%) C
7 163 (9.27%) PHP
8 135 (7.68%) Perl
9 122 (6.94%) Scala
10 117 (6.66%) Ruby
11 76 (4.32%) R
12 73 (4.15%) Objective-C
13 61 (3.47%) Bash Shell
14 58 (3.30%) PL/SQL
15 50 (2.84%) MATLAB
16 41 (2.33%) VB
17 38 (2.16%) Groovy
18 34 (1.93%) PowerShell
19 31 (1.76%) Shell Script
20 27 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 418 (23.78%) Security Cleared
2 377 (21.44%) Degree
3 201 (11.43%) DV Cleared
4 191 (10.86%) SC Cleared
5 64 (3.64%) ISEB
6 50 (2.84%) PhD
7 46 (2.62%) ISTQB
8 36 (2.05%) CISSP
8 36 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (1.71%) CCNA
11 29 (1.65%) SANS
12 28 (1.59%) GIAC
13 26 (1.48%) MCSE
14 24 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
14 24 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
14 24 (1.37%) SSCP
15 15 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
15 15 (0.85%) Security+ Certification
16 13 (0.74%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.19%) QA
2 26 (1.48%) SLA
3 13 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.57%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.40%) SDET
6 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.17%) ISO15022
8 3 (0.17%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.11%) SEPA
9 2 (0.11%) TickIT
10 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.057%) HL7
System Software
1 39 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (1.93%) Hyper-V
3 27 (1.54%) Docker
4 20 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.02%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.40%) vSphere
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.23%) Snort
9 3 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.17%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.11%) Firmware
10 2 (0.11%) Gluster
10 2 (0.11%) iptables
10 2 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 61 (3.47%) Ansible
2 56 (3.19%) Puppet
3 41 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.14%) Nagios
5 17 (0.97%) Kibana
6 15 (0.85%) logstash
6 15 (0.85%) Salt
7 13 (0.74%) Oozie
8 6 (0.34%) Graylog
9 4 (0.23%) RSA enVision
9 4 (0.23%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.17%) Nessus
11 2 (0.11%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.11%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.11%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.057%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 314 (17.86%) Oracle
2 110 (6.26%) SAP
3 91 (5.18%) Microsoft
4 47 (2.67%) Red Hat
5 45 (2.56%) Adobe
5 45 (2.56%) IBM
6 43 (2.45%) Apple
7 41 (2.33%) VMware
8 22 (1.25%) Atlassian
9 20 (1.14%) Tableau
10 17 (0.97%) Cisco
11 16 (0.91%) TIBCO
12 14 (0.80%) HP
13 13 (0.74%) Google
13 13 (0.74%) Sybase
14 12 (0.68%) Perforce
14 12 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.63%) Infobright
16 9 (0.51%) ATG
16 9 (0.51%) hybris
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