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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 46 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 40 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.00% 1.75% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 1.83% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 32
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £41,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
770 875 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.25% 95.52% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 579 780 740
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 £23,250 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 26 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (81.13%) Software Engineering
3 41 (77.36%) XML
4 37 (69.81%) Spring
5 33 (62.26%) Degree
6 30 (56.60%) UNIX
7 29 (54.72%) SQL
8 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
8 28 (52.83%) HTML
9 26 (49.06%) Tomcat
10 25 (47.17%) Oracle
11 24 (45.28%) Eclipse
12 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (43.40%) Web Services
13 21 (39.62%) PL/SQL
14 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
14 19 (35.85%) .NET
14 19 (35.85%) Maven
14 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (33.96%) TDD
16 17 (32.08%) Ajax
16 17 (32.08%) JSON
17 15 (28.30%) PHP
17 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
17 15 (28.30%) Broadband
17 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
17 15 (28.30%) Client/Server
18 14 (26.42%) J2EE
18 14 (26.42%) SOAP
18 14 (26.42%) RESTful

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 26 (49.06%) Tomcat
2 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Broadband
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Eclipse
2 19 (35.85%) Maven
3 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
4 8 (15.09%) Subversion
4 8 (15.09%) JUnit
5 5 (9.43%) Ant
6 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.55%) Gradle
7 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.77%) Grunt
7 2 (3.77%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.89%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.89%) Log4j
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (77.36%) XML
2 37 (69.81%) Spring
3 28 (52.83%) HTML
4 23 (43.40%) Web Services
5 19 (35.85%) .NET
6 17 (32.08%) Ajax
6 17 (32.08%) JSON
7 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
8 14 (26.42%) SOAP
8 14 (26.42%) J2EE
8 14 (26.42%) RESTful
9 12 (22.64%) CSS
10 9 (16.98%) JDBC
11 5 (9.43%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (7.55%) Java EE
12 4 (7.55%) SWT
12 4 (7.55%) JPA
13 3 (5.66%) JSP
13 3 (5.66%) Servlets
14 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Client/Server
2 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) UNIX
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Software Engineering
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (33.96%) TDD
5 14 (26.42%) BDD
6 9 (16.98%) OO
7 8 (15.09%) SDLC
8 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.43%) Project Management
9 5 (9.43%) OOD
9 5 (9.43%) SOA
10 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.66%) Scrum
11 2 (3.77%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.77%) Web Development
11 2 (3.77%) B2B
11 2 (3.77%) B2C
11 2 (3.77%) Mobile Commerce
11 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) SQL
3 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
4 21 (39.62%) PL/SQL
5 15 (28.30%) PHP
6 4 (7.55%) C++
6 4 (7.55%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (62.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) DICOM
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) hybris
3 1 (1.89%) ATG
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