The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 63 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.49% 1.59% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 1.63% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 23
Average salary £43,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
803 859 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.03% 97.61% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 711 820 793
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Southampton region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
3 17 (47.22%) Spring
4 16 (44.44%) Oracle
5 14 (38.89%) J2EE
6 13 (36.11%) HTML
7 12 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (27.78%) TDD
9 9 (25.00%) Degree
9 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (25.00%) JUnit
10 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.22%) CSS
10 8 (22.22%) C++
10 8 (22.22%) XML
10 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
10 8 (22.22%) SWT
10 8 (22.22%) Subversion
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.22%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (16.67%) Finance
11 6 (16.67%) Linux
11 6 (16.67%) C
12 5 (13.89%) MySQL
12 5 (13.89%) Web Services
12 5 (13.89%) Windows
12 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
12 5 (13.89%) Scrum

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) JUnit
2 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 8 (22.22%) Subversion
2 8 (22.22%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Spring
2 14 (38.89%) J2EE
3 13 (36.11%) HTML
4 8 (22.22%) CSS
4 8 (22.22%) XML
4 8 (22.22%) SWT
5 5 (13.89%) Web Services
5 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
5 5 (13.89%) Spring Integration
6 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) Grails
6 4 (11.11%) JSP
7 3 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.56%) Java EE
8 2 (5.56%) GWT
9 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Kindle
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.78%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
5 5 (13.89%) Analytics
5 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
7 1 (2.78%) UML
7 1 (2.78%) OOP
7 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.78%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) C++
4 6 (16.67%) C
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.78%) Sun
3 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago