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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 52 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.96% 2.49% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 2.62% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 14
Average salary £36,250 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
656 802 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.19% 94.91% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 574 710 822
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 65 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (73.85%) Degree
3 45 (69.23%) SQL
3 45 (69.23%) XML
4 44 (67.69%) Software Engineering
5 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
6 38 (58.46%) UNIX
6 38 (58.46%) Spring
7 32 (49.23%) Web Services
8 31 (47.69%) HTML
9 30 (46.15%) PL/SQL
9 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (43.08%) .NET
11 27 (41.54%) Eclipse
11 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
12 26 (40.00%) Oracle
13 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
14 22 (33.85%) Tomcat
15 21 (32.31%) TDD
16 19 (29.23%) Ajax
17 18 (27.69%) Broadband
17 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
17 18 (27.69%) Client/Server
17 18 (27.69%) PHP
18 17 (26.15%) Linux
18 17 (26.15%) BDD
19 14 (21.54%) Finance
20 13 (20.00%) SDLC
20 13 (20.00%) Unit Testing
21 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (33.85%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.23%) JBoss
3 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.54%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (41.54%) Eclipse
2 8 (12.31%) Ant
2 8 (12.31%) JUnit
2 8 (12.31%) Subversion
2 8 (12.31%) Maven
3 6 (9.23%) Log4j
4 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.62%) Gradle
5 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.08%) JSUnit
6 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.08%) Grunt
7 1 (1.54%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (69.23%) XML
2 38 (58.46%) Spring
3 32 (49.23%) Web Services
4 31 (47.69%) HTML
5 28 (43.08%) .NET
6 19 (29.23%) Ajax
7 12 (18.46%) CSS
8 10 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
9 9 (13.85%) J2EE
10 7 (10.77%) JSP
10 7 (10.77%) RESTful
11 6 (9.23%) JSON
12 5 (7.69%) SWT
12 5 (7.69%) Servlets
12 5 (7.69%) SOAP
12 5 (7.69%) JDBC
12 5 (7.69%) XSLT
12 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
13 4 (6.15%) JMS
14 3 (4.62%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
2 18 (27.69%) Client/Server
3 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (58.46%) UNIX
2 17 (26.15%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Windows
4 4 (6.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Software Engineering
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.31%) TDD
4 17 (26.15%) BDD
5 13 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 13 (20.00%) SDLC
6 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.77%) Scrum
7 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.69%) SOA
9 3 (4.62%) OOD
9 3 (4.62%) OO
9 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.62%) Project Management
9 3 (4.62%) Pair Programming
9 3 (4.62%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.62%) Web Development
10 2 (3.08%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.08%) Change Control
10 2 (3.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (69.23%) SQL
3 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
4 30 (46.15%) PL/SQL
5 18 (27.69%) PHP
6 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.69%) C++
8 3 (4.62%) Python
9 2 (3.08%) C#
9 2 (3.08%) Ruby
10 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (73.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) DICOM
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) ATG
3 2 (3.08%) hybris
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