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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 916 1086 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.48% 18.32% 17.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.60% 31.87% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 760 893 893
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 £27,000 £28,788
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
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
3095 3408 3453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.70% 57.50% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2653 2923 2944
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 August 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 -8 262 £45,000 - 50
Gloucestershire +2 242 £49,000 +14.28% 48
Somerset +8 184 £42,000 -5.08% 23
Wiltshire +9 99 £43,000 +22.85% 12
Devon -9 53 £43,750 +21.52% 8
Dorset -13 45 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1006 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
2 641 (36.44%) SQL
3 574 (32.63%) Software Engineering
4 570 (32.40%) JavaScript
5 537 (30.53%) HTML
6 503 (28.60%) Spring
7 459 (26.09%) C#
8 434 (24.67%) C++
9 415 (23.59%) Python
10 411 (23.37%) Security Cleared
11 400 (22.74%) Degree
12 392 (22.29%) Scrum
13 388 (22.06%) Linux
14 343 (19.50%) Oracle
15 320 (18.19%) Finance
16 319 (18.14%) CSS
17 311 (17.68%) Web Services
18 308 (17.51%) Hibernate
19 306 (17.40%) OO
20 302 (17.17%) .NET
21 283 (16.09%) TDD
22 282 (16.03%) XML
23 265 (15.07%) AngularJS
24 259 (14.72%) MongoDB
25 256 (14.55%) Big Data
26 242 (13.76%) JUnit
27 240 (13.64%) NoSQL
28 237 (13.47%) Hadoop
29 228 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
30 226 (12.85%) J2EE

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
1 162 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 156 (8.87%) JBoss
3 138 (7.85%) Apache Spark
4 123 (6.99%) Apache
5 100 (5.69%) WebLogic
6 90 (5.12%) WebSphere
7 88 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
8 79 (4.49%) Apache Pig
9 59 (3.35%) IIS
10 54 (3.07%) Mule
11 50 (2.84%) SAS
12 43 (2.44%) Alfresco
13 42 (2.39%) Mule ESB
14 41 (2.33%) SharePoint
15 39 (2.22%) Joomla!
16 31 (1.76%) Confluence
17 28 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
18 22 (1.25%) Apache Solr
19 21 (1.19%) Jetty
20 17 (0.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 54 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.71%) SPSS
3 18 (1.02%) MS Office
4 6 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.34%) MS Project
4 6 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.11%) Simulink
7 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 69 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.97%) Magento
3 7 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.11%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Line 500
8 2 (0.11%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 102 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (4.83%) SaaS
3 35 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (1.02%) GitHub
6 12 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.28%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.28%) TestFlight
9 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.17%) IaaS
10 3 (0.17%) Route 53
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.11%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 95 (5.40%) Internet
2 41 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 32 (1.82%) HTTP
4 31 (1.76%) Firewall
5 20 (1.14%) LAN
5 20 (1.14%) WAN
6 17 (0.97%) SAN
7 16 (0.91%) FTP
7 16 (0.91%) HTTPS
8 15 (0.85%) Ethernet
8 15 (0.85%) IPv6
8 15 (0.85%) Network Security
9 14 (0.80%) SSL
10 13 (0.74%) Broadband
11 12 (0.68%) Intranet
12 9 (0.51%) SSH
13 5 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.23%) IPsec
14 4 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (14.72%) MongoDB
2 256 (14.55%) Big Data
3 240 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 237 (13.47%) Hadoop
5 207 (11.77%) MySQL
6 173 (9.84%) SQL Server
7 144 (8.19%) Relational Database
8 90 (5.12%) Apache Hive
9 89 (5.06%) RDBMS
10 59 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
11 45 (2.56%) Data Mining
12 40 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 38 (2.16%) Neo4j
14 36 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 35 (1.99%) Apache Accumulo
15 35 (1.99%) Oracle Database
16 25 (1.42%) OrientDB
17 23 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (1.19%) QlikView
19 20 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 242 (13.76%) JUnit
2 217 (12.34%) Maven
3 192 (10.92%) Git (software)
4 155 (8.81%) Jenkins
5 131 (7.45%) JIRA
6 130 (7.39%) Eclipse
7 114 (6.48%) Subversion
8 109 (6.20%) Selenium
9 89 (5.06%) Ant
10 88 (5.00%) Cucumber
11 63 (3.58%) IntelliJ
12 61 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 48 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
14 41 (2.33%) Mockito
15 33 (1.88%) Apache Ivy
16 26 (1.48%) JBehave
17 23 (1.31%) EasyMock
18 22 (1.25%) LoadRunner
19 20 (1.14%) Grunt
19 20 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 320 (18.19%) Finance
2 225 (12.79%) Telecoms
3 99 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 82 (4.66%) Retail
5 81 (4.60%) Electronics
6 80 (4.55%) Banking
7 77 (4.38%) Marketing
8 52 (2.96%) Games
9 28 (1.59%) Aerospace
10 20 (1.14%) Advertising
11 10 (0.57%) Back Office
11 10 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.34%) Military
13 5 (0.28%) French Language
13 5 (0.28%) Legal
14 4 (0.23%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.17%) International Banking
16 2 (0.11%) German Language
16 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 941 (53.50%) Developer
2 646 (36.73%) Java Developer
3 270 (15.35%) Software Engineer
4 208 (11.82%) Senior Developer
5 170 (9.66%) Java Engineer
6 157 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
7 156 (8.87%) Software Developer
8 138 (7.85%) Analyst
9 118 (6.71%) Java Software Engineer
10 92 (5.23%) Java Software Developer
11 79 (4.49%) Lead Developer
12 72 (4.09%) Test Engineer
13 71 (4.04%) Web Developer
14 70 (3.98%) Architect
15 67 (3.81%) Graduate
16 62 (3.52%) C# Developer
17 60 (3.41%) Junior
18 53 (3.01%) DevOps Engineer
19 52 (2.96%) Data Scientist
20 51 (2.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (30.53%) HTML
2 503 (28.60%) Spring
3 319 (18.14%) CSS
4 311 (17.68%) Web Services
5 308 (17.51%) Hibernate
6 302 (17.17%) .NET
7 282 (16.03%) XML
8 265 (15.07%) AngularJS
9 226 (12.85%) J2EE
10 217 (12.34%) HTML5
11 177 (10.06%) REST
12 163 (9.27%) Java EE
13 161 (9.15%) jQuery
14 160 (9.10%) SOAP
15 121 (6.88%) Node.js
16 120 (6.82%) JPA
17 115 (6.54%) React
18 99 (5.63%) Spring MVC
19 95 (5.40%) JSON
20 90 (5.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 204 (11.60%) Computer Science
2 127 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (4.43%) Mathematics
4 73 (4.15%) Visualisation
5 72 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
6 66 (3.75%) Digital Media
7 52 (2.96%) User Experience
8 38 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 37 (2.10%) Mobile App
10 32 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
11 29 (1.65%) RIA
12 28 (1.59%) Cybercrime
13 26 (1.48%) Client/Server
14 23 (1.31%) Management Information System
15 20 (1.14%) Internet of Things
15 20 (1.14%) iPhone
15 20 (1.14%) Physics
16 19 (1.08%) PKI
17 18 (1.02%) Data Centre
18 15 (0.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 388 (22.06%) Linux
2 195 (11.09%) Unix
3 185 (10.52%) Windows
4 156 (8.87%) Android
5 118 (6.71%) Apple iOS
6 42 (2.39%) Windows Server
7 33 (1.88%) FreeBSD
8 31 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (1.59%) CentOS
10 17 (0.97%) Windows Phone
11 16 (0.91%) Mac OS X
12 15 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.51%) AIX
15 5 (0.28%) Fedora
16 4 (0.23%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1006 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
2 574 (32.63%) Software Engineering
3 392 (22.29%) Scrum
4 306 (17.40%) OO
5 283 (16.09%) TDD
6 228 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 220 (12.51%) Open Source
8 215 (12.22%) Cybersecurity
9 212 (12.05%) SDLC
10 163 (9.27%) UML
11 162 (9.21%) Automated Testing
12 156 (8.87%) MVC
13 148 (8.41%) Mentoring
14 145 (8.24%) DevOps
15 132 (7.50%) ITIL
16 130 (7.39%) Web Development
17 122 (6.94%) Unit Testing
18 118 (6.71%) Analytics
19 109 (6.20%) Kanban
20 106 (6.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 641 (36.44%) SQL
2 570 (32.40%) JavaScript
3 459 (26.09%) C#
4 434 (24.67%) C++
5 415 (23.59%) Python
6 220 (12.51%) C
7 154 (8.75%) PHP
8 144 (8.19%) Perl
9 132 (7.50%) Scala
10 130 (7.39%) Ruby
11 74 (4.21%) R
12 68 (3.87%) Bash Shell
12 68 (3.87%) Objective-C
13 67 (3.81%) PL/SQL
14 44 (2.50%) MATLAB
15 43 (2.44%) Groovy
15 43 (2.44%) VB
16 35 (1.99%) PowerShell
17 31 (1.76%) Shell Script
18 28 (1.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 411 (23.37%) Security Cleared
2 400 (22.74%) Degree
3 212 (12.05%) DV Cleared
4 187 (10.63%) SC Cleared
5 67 (3.81%) ISEB
6 50 (2.84%) PhD
7 48 (2.73%) ISTQB
8 33 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (1.65%) CISSP
10 26 (1.48%) SANS
11 23 (1.31%) GIAC
12 22 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (1.08%) CCNA
13 19 (1.08%) MCSE
14 17 (0.97%) Linux+ Certification
14 17 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
14 17 (0.97%) SSCP
15 13 (0.74%) RHCE
15 13 (0.74%) RHCSA
16 11 (0.63%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.09%) QA
2 25 (1.42%) SLA
3 15 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.68%) ISO 14001
5 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.34%) ISO15022
6 6 (0.34%) ISO20022
6 6 (0.34%) SDET
7 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) SEPA
8 2 (0.11%) TickIT
9 1 (0.057%) HL7
System Software
1 31 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (1.31%) Hyper-V
3 22 (1.25%) Docker
4 18 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.45%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.34%) Firmware
6 6 (0.34%) Snort
7 5 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.28%) vSphere
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.23%) Xen
9 3 (0.17%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.11%) Gluster
10 2 (0.11%) iptables
10 2 (0.11%) KVM
10 2 (0.11%) LXC
10 2 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 60 (3.41%) Puppet
2 55 (3.13%) Ansible
3 42 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.97%) Kibana
5 16 (0.91%) logstash
6 15 (0.85%) Nagios
7 11 (0.63%) Salt
8 7 (0.40%) Oozie
9 6 (0.34%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.34%) Graylog
9 6 (0.34%) RSA enVision
10 4 (0.23%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.17%) Nessus
12 2 (0.11%) Check_MK
12 2 (0.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
12 2 (0.11%) Pingdom
13 1 (0.057%) CA Spectrum
13 1 (0.057%) OpenView
Vendors
1 343 (19.50%) Oracle
2 98 (5.57%) SAP
3 93 (5.29%) Microsoft
4 53 (3.01%) Adobe
5 51 (2.90%) IBM
6 44 (2.50%) Apple
7 43 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 36 (2.05%) VMware
9 23 (1.31%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.25%) Tableau
11 21 (1.19%) Cisco
12 16 (0.91%) HP
12 16 (0.91%) TIBCO
13 14 (0.80%) Google
13 14 (0.80%) Sybase
14 13 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (0.68%) Perforce
16 9 (0.51%) EMC
16 9 (0.51%) Hortonworks
16 9 (0.51%) Infobright
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, PMI, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £42,000 to £43,000 per annum With the possibility of an RRA of £3
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £17000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Options (Early Stage)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Acorn
Salary: From £23,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Torquay, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago