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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 80 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.92% 0.99% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.02% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 14
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,500 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £47,600
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
826 880 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.49% 96.39% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 686 748 716
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) XML
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle
5 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (44.00%) TDD
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) SOAP
7 10 (40.00%) J2EE
7 10 (40.00%) RESTful
8 9 (36.00%) Spring
8 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (32.00%) Coaching
9 8 (32.00%) Subversion
9 8 (32.00%) SWT
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
9 8 (32.00%) Maven
9 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) JUnit
9 8 (32.00%) C++
9 8 (32.00%) HTML
9 8 (32.00%) CSS
9 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
10 7 (28.00%) JDBC
10 7 (28.00%) MySQL
10 7 (28.00%) BDD
10 7 (28.00%) Jenkins

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Subversion
1 8 (32.00%) Maven
1 8 (32.00%) JUnit
1 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (12.00%) Bitbucket
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 11 (44.00%) SOAP
3 10 (40.00%) J2EE
3 10 (40.00%) RESTful
4 9 (36.00%) Spring
4 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) SWT
5 8 (32.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) JDBC
6 7 (28.00%) JSON
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) REST
9 2 (8.00%) PostGIS
9 2 (8.00%) JSP
9 2 (8.00%) Servlets
9 2 (8.00%) Spring Integration
9 2 (8.00%) Java EE
10 1 (4.00%) JSF
10 1 (4.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (44.00%) TDD
5 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (32.00%) Coaching
7 7 (28.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
9 3 (12.00%) Web Development
9 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (12.00%) OOP
9 3 (12.00%) OO
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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