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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 80 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.75% 0.91% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.95% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £53,250 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
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
929 842 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.87% 95.46% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 746 740 675
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 18 (66.67%) XML
4 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (48.15%) SOAP
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 12 (44.44%) Spring
7 12 (44.44%) Maven
7 12 (44.44%) RESTful
7 12 (44.44%) JSON
8 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
8 11 (40.74%) J2EE
8 11 (40.74%) HTML
9 10 (37.04%) TDD
10 9 (33.33%) CSS
10 9 (33.33%) JDBC
10 9 (33.33%) Web Services
10 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 9 (33.33%) Degree
10 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 8 (29.63%) BDD
11 8 (29.63%) MySQL
11 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
12 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
12 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
12 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
12 7 (25.93%) UNIX

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Broadband
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
1 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Maven
2 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
4 6 (22.22%) Subversion
4 6 (22.22%) JUnit
5 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
6 2 (7.41%) Ant
6 2 (7.41%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (3.70%) Gradle
7 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) XML
2 13 (48.15%) SOAP
3 12 (44.44%) Spring
3 12 (44.44%) JSON
3 12 (44.44%) RESTful
4 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
4 11 (40.74%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) J2EE
5 9 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (33.33%) JDBC
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) REST
6 5 (18.52%) SWT
7 4 (14.81%) Ajax
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
8 3 (11.11%) Servlets
8 3 (11.11%) Java EE
9 2 (7.41%) JPA
9 2 (7.41%) PostGIS
9 2 (7.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (37.04%) TDD
5 8 (29.63%) BDD
6 6 (22.22%) Coaching
6 6 (22.22%) OO
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) OOP
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) OOD
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
10 1 (3.70%) MVC
10 1 (3.70%) Scrum
10 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) DICOM
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) ATG
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