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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 908 917 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.29% 15.07% 16.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.19% 27.59% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 766 788 851
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £54,000
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
3111 3324 3245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.82% 54.64% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2651 2826 2803
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £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 5 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 5 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
Bristol -9 282 £40,000 - 30
Gloucestershire +6 258 £50,000 +17.64% 42
Wiltshire +13 120 £45,000 +21.62% 15
Devon +8 97 £42,500 +18.05% 12
Somerset +7 97 £41,750 +7.05% 12
Dorset -18 39 £57,500 +21.05% 11
Avon +1 1 £75,000 +63.93%
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 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 1043 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 679 (35.96%) SQL
3 623 (33.00%) Software Engineering
4 598 (31.67%) JavaScript
5 582 (30.83%) HTML
6 537 (28.44%) Degree
7 527 (27.91%) Spring
8 448 (23.73%) C#
9 434 (22.99%) Oracle
10 426 (22.56%) C++
11 421 (22.30%) XML
12 420 (22.25%) CSS
13 404 (21.40%) Web Services
14 398 (21.08%) OO
15 390 (20.66%) Linux
16 373 (19.76%) Finance
17 372 (19.70%) Security Cleared
18 367 (19.44%) Scrum
19 333 (17.64%) Hibernate
20 328 (17.37%) J2EE
21 315 (16.68%) TDD
22 305 (16.15%) .NET
23 304 (16.10%) Python
24 300 (15.89%) Computer Science
25 285 (15.10%) SQL Server
26 282 (14.94%) JUnit
27 270 (14.30%) Telecoms
28 258 (13.67%) Unix
29 252 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
30 246 (13.03%) AngularJS

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
1 177 (9.38%) JBoss
2 130 (6.89%) WebLogic
3 125 (6.62%) Tomcat
4 123 (6.51%) Apache
5 110 (5.83%) WebSphere
6 84 (4.45%) Node.js
7 66 (3.50%) Apache Spark
8 65 (3.44%) IIS
9 64 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
10 55 (2.91%) Alfresco
11 51 (2.70%) Joomla!
12 43 (2.28%) Mule
13 42 (2.22%) SAS
14 40 (2.12%) SharePoint
15 32 (1.69%) GlassFish
15 32 (1.69%) Mule ESB
16 30 (1.59%) Apache Pig
17 28 (1.48%) Confluence
18 27 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
19 26 (1.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 58 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.69%) MS Office
3 12 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (0.64%) SPSS
4 7 (0.37%) 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 66 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.58%) Temenos T24
3 10 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.53%) Magento
4 5 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.21%) AWD
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.053%) Demantra
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 117 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (3.87%) SaaS
3 59 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.69%) GitHub
7 13 (0.69%) Google App Engine
8 11 (0.58%) IaaS
9 10 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.11%) Responsys
12 1 (0.053%) PaaS
12 1 (0.053%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 126 (6.67%) Internet
2 65 (3.44%) TCP/IP
3 35 (1.85%) HTTP
4 32 (1.69%) Firewall
5 13 (0.69%) LAN
5 13 (0.69%) SSL
5 13 (0.69%) WAN
6 11 (0.58%) LDAP
6 11 (0.58%) Network Security
6 11 (0.58%) SAN
7 9 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.26%) IPsec
8 5 (0.26%) VPN
9 4 (0.21%) DNS
9 4 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.16%) Broadband
10 3 (0.16%) Intranet
10 3 (0.16%) IPv6
10 3 (0.16%) SSH
10 3 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (15.10%) SQL Server
2 242 (12.82%) MySQL
3 223 (11.81%) Relational Database
4 219 (11.60%) MongoDB
5 216 (11.44%) NoSQL
6 163 (8.63%) Big Data
7 136 (7.20%) Hadoop
8 135 (7.15%) RDBMS
9 71 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
10 48 (2.54%) Oracle Database
11 33 (1.75%) Apache Hive
12 30 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 29 (1.54%) Neo4j
14 28 (1.48%) DB2
15 27 (1.43%) OrientDB
16 24 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
17 23 (1.22%) Apache Accumulo
17 23 (1.22%) Data Mining
18 22 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 282 (14.94%) JUnit
2 240 (12.71%) Maven
3 201 (10.65%) Git (software)
4 167 (8.85%) Eclipse
5 154 (8.16%) Ant
6 141 (7.47%) JIRA
7 140 (7.42%) Subversion
8 131 (6.94%) Selenium
9 119 (6.30%) Jenkins
10 101 (5.35%) Cucumber
11 61 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
12 41 (2.17%) IntelliJ
13 35 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
13 35 (1.85%) Visual Studio
14 34 (1.80%) Artifactory
14 34 (1.80%) JBehave
15 32 (1.69%) Mockito
15 32 (1.69%) NetBeans
16 28 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 27 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 373 (19.76%) Finance
2 270 (14.30%) Telecoms
3 165 (8.74%) Banking
4 93 (4.93%) Manufacturing
5 86 (4.56%) Marketing
6 82 (4.34%) Retail
7 78 (4.13%) Electronics
8 51 (2.70%) Aerospace
9 46 (2.44%) Investment Banking
10 41 (2.17%) Advertising
11 30 (1.59%) Financial Institution
12 27 (1.43%) Games
13 13 (0.69%) French Language
14 12 (0.64%) Back Office
15 10 (0.53%) Law
16 8 (0.42%) Military
17 5 (0.26%) International Banking
17 5 (0.26%) Publishing
18 4 (0.21%) Automotive
19 3 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 994 (52.65%) Developer
2 654 (34.64%) Java Developer
3 304 (16.10%) Software Engineer
4 267 (14.14%) Java Engineer
5 204 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 174 (9.22%) Software Developer
7 166 (8.79%) Java Software Engineer
8 132 (6.99%) Senior Java Developer
9 123 (6.51%) Analyst
10 104 (5.51%) Test Engineer
11 102 (5.40%) Junior
12 101 (5.35%) Java Software Developer
13 83 (4.40%) Graduate
14 76 (4.03%) Lead Developer
15 74 (3.92%) C# Developer
16 69 (3.65%) Architect
17 56 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
18 54 (2.86%) Applications Support
18 54 (2.86%) Junior Developer
19 53 (2.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (30.83%) HTML
2 527 (27.91%) Spring
3 421 (22.30%) XML
4 420 (22.25%) CSS
5 404 (21.40%) Web Services
6 333 (17.64%) Hibernate
7 328 (17.37%) J2EE
8 305 (16.15%) .NET
9 246 (13.03%) AngularJS
10 229 (12.13%) HTML5
11 190 (10.06%) SOAP
12 165 (8.74%) REST
13 137 (7.26%) Java EE
14 127 (6.73%) JSON
15 120 (6.36%) jQuery
16 115 (6.09%) JPA
17 111 (5.88%) ASP.NET
18 106 (5.61%) Spring MVC
19 103 (5.46%) JMS
20 98 (5.19%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 300 (15.89%) Computer Science
2 153 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 132 (6.99%) Mathematics
4 106 (5.61%) Digital Media
5 104 (5.51%) User Experience
6 51 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 46 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 44 (2.33%) Cybercrime
9 43 (2.28%) Algorithms
9 43 (2.28%) RIA
10 40 (2.12%) Mobile App
11 37 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
12 36 (1.91%) N-Tier
13 35 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (1.32%) Data Centre
14 25 (1.32%) Physics
14 25 (1.32%) SWIFT
15 23 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 22 (1.17%) Management Information System
17 20 (1.06%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 390 (20.66%) Linux
2 258 (13.67%) Unix
3 226 (11.97%) Windows
4 185 (9.80%) Android
5 160 (8.47%) Apple iOS
6 48 (2.54%) Windows Server
7 28 (1.48%) Mac OS X
8 20 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.95%) Windows 10
9 18 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 16 (0.85%) Windows Phone
10 16 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.74%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.69%) CentOS
13 12 (0.64%) AIX
14 10 (0.53%) FreeBSD
14 10 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1043 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 623 (33.00%) Software Engineering
3 398 (21.08%) OO
4 367 (19.44%) Scrum
5 315 (16.68%) TDD
6 252 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
7 222 (11.76%) Open Source
8 212 (11.23%) SDLC
9 194 (10.28%) MVC
10 186 (9.85%) UML
11 160 (8.47%) Web Development
12 158 (8.37%) Unit Testing
13 156 (8.26%) Cybersecurity
14 146 (7.73%) Test Automation
15 138 (7.31%) DevOps
16 130 (6.89%) BDD
17 114 (6.04%) Mobile Development
18 108 (5.72%) ITIL
19 106 (5.61%) E-Commerce
19 106 (5.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 679 (35.96%) SQL
2 598 (31.67%) JavaScript
3 448 (23.73%) C#
4 426 (22.56%) C++
5 304 (16.10%) Python
6 198 (10.49%) C
7 175 (9.27%) PHP
8 144 (7.63%) Ruby
9 111 (5.88%) Perl
10 99 (5.24%) Scala
11 67 (3.55%) Objective-C
12 55 (2.91%) R
13 54 (2.86%) PL/SQL
14 45 (2.38%) Bash Shell
15 43 (2.28%) VB
16 35 (1.85%) MATLAB
17 34 (1.80%) PowerShell
18 33 (1.75%) Clojure
19 31 (1.64%) Go
20 24 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 537 (28.44%) Degree
2 372 (19.70%) Security Cleared
3 202 (10.70%) DV Cleared
4 173 (9.16%) SC Cleared
5 65 (3.44%) ISEB
6 45 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (2.33%) ISTQB
8 28 (1.48%) PhD
9 22 (1.17%) MCSE
10 21 (1.11%) CISSP
10 21 (1.11%) SANS
11 16 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (0.85%) GIAC
12 15 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 13 (0.69%) CCNA
13 13 (0.69%) CREST Certified
14 12 (0.64%) Linux+ Certification
14 12 (0.64%) MCSD
14 12 (0.64%) SSCP
15 10 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (8.32%) QA
2 21 (1.11%) ISO15022
2 21 (1.11%) ISO20022
3 17 (0.90%) SLA
4 11 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.37%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.26%) COBIT
9 3 (0.16%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.11%) SDET
11 1 (0.053%) HL7
11 1 (0.053%) MISRA
11 1 (0.053%) SNOMED CT
11 1 (0.053%) TickIT
System Software
1 42 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (2.17%) Docker
3 25 (1.32%) Xen
4 13 (0.69%) LXC
5 10 (0.53%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.42%) Firmware
7 7 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.32%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.32%) Snort
9 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.16%) Samba
10 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.053%) Gluster
12 1 (0.053%) iptables
12 1 (0.053%) KVM
Systems Management
1 40 (2.12%) Puppet
2 31 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.32%) Ansible
4 14 (0.74%) Nagios
5 12 (0.64%) Kibana
5 12 (0.64%) logstash
6 10 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.32%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.32%) RSA enVision
7 6 (0.32%) Salt
7 6 (0.32%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.21%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.21%) nmon
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.11%) MOM
9 2 (0.11%) SCCM
9 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.053%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.053%) Nessus
10 1 (0.053%) OpenView
Vendors
1 434 (22.99%) Oracle
2 100 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 74 (3.92%) Adobe
3 74 (3.92%) SAP
4 60 (3.18%) VMware
5 59 (3.13%) IBM
6 58 (3.07%) Google
7 50 (2.65%) Apple
8 49 (2.60%) Sybase
9 36 (1.91%) hybris
10 27 (1.43%) HP
11 24 (1.27%) BEA
11 24 (1.27%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.22%) Facebook
13 21 (1.11%) Atlassian
14 18 (0.95%) TIBCO
15 17 (0.90%) Tableau
16 11 (0.58%) Green Hat
16 11 (0.58%) webMethods
17 10 (0.53%) Intel
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Fantastic Salary!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + BUPA+Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
LV
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 16 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum, Benefits Rewarding benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting LLP
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000000 - £50000.0000000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Flexi-time + Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago