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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 60 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.54% 1.50% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 1.57% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 20
Average salary £34,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.23% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,250 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
870 891 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.24% 95.70% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 678 792 729
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (85.00%) Software Engineering
3 31 (77.50%) XML
4 28 (70.00%) Spring
5 22 (55.00%) Degree
6 21 (52.50%) UNIX
7 20 (50.00%) Tomcat
7 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 20 (50.00%) HTML
8 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (45.00%) Maven
9 18 (45.00%) Oracle
9 18 (45.00%) SQL
9 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (42.50%) Web Services
11 16 (40.00%) Eclipse
11 16 (40.00%) JSON
12 15 (37.50%) TDD
13 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
13 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
14 13 (32.50%) .NET
14 13 (32.50%) J2EE
14 13 (32.50%) SOAP
14 13 (32.50%) RESTful
14 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
15 12 (30.00%) BDD
15 12 (30.00%) Ajax
15 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
16 10 (25.00%) PHP
16 10 (25.00%) Linux

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Broadband
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (22.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Maven
2 16 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.00%) Subversion
4 6 (15.00%) JUnit
5 5 (12.50%) Ant
6 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.00%) Gradle
7 1 (2.50%) Grunt
7 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.50%) JSUnit
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) XML
2 28 (70.00%) Spring
3 20 (50.00%) HTML
4 17 (42.50%) Web Services
5 16 (40.00%) JSON
6 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
7 13 (32.50%) .NET
7 13 (32.50%) J2EE
7 13 (32.50%) SOAP
7 13 (32.50%) RESTful
8 12 (30.00%) Ajax
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) JDBC
10 4 (10.00%) Java EE
10 4 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (10.00%) JPA
11 3 (7.50%) Servlets
12 2 (5.00%) JSP
12 2 (5.00%) Struts
12 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) UNIX
2 10 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (37.50%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) BDD
6 9 (22.50%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (12.50%) OOD
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
8 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.00%) Coaching
9 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
9 2 (5.00%) Web Development
10 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.50%) UML
10 1 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) DICOM
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) ATG
2 1 (2.50%) hybris
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