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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 52 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.20% 1.97% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 2.08% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 26
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £39,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
691 817 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.78% 94.78% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 573 722 836
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £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 31 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (77.78%) Degree
3 47 (74.60%) Software Engineering
4 45 (71.43%) SQL
5 43 (68.25%) XML
6 39 (61.90%) UNIX
6 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 39 (61.90%) Spring
7 32 (50.79%) HTML
8 30 (47.62%) PL/SQL
8 30 (47.62%) .NET
9 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (44.44%) Eclipse
11 27 (42.86%) Web Services
12 26 (41.27%) Oracle
13 25 (39.68%) Computer Science
14 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
15 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
16 21 (33.33%) Ajax
17 19 (30.16%) TDD
17 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
17 19 (30.16%) Client/Server
17 19 (30.16%) Broadband
17 19 (30.16%) PHP
18 18 (28.57%) Linux
19 16 (25.40%) BDD
20 15 (23.81%) SDLC
21 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
22 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
22 12 (19.05%) Maven

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.17%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 12 (19.05%) Maven
3 8 (12.70%) JUnit
3 8 (12.70%) Subversion
4 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.94%) Ant
6 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.35%) Gradle
7 2 (3.17%) Grunt
7 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.17%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.59%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.59%) Log4j
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (68.25%) XML
2 39 (61.90%) Spring
3 32 (50.79%) HTML
4 30 (47.62%) .NET
5 27 (42.86%) Web Services
6 21 (33.33%) Ajax
7 12 (19.05%) CSS
8 10 (15.87%) JSON
9 9 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
10 8 (12.70%) J2EE
10 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
11 7 (11.11%) SOAP
11 7 (11.11%) RESTful
12 4 (6.35%) JPA
12 4 (6.35%) SWT
13 3 (4.76%) Java EE
13 3 (4.76%) JSP
14 2 (3.17%) JDBC
14 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
14 2 (3.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Computer Science
2 19 (30.16%) Client/Server
3 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) UNIX
2 18 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Windows
4 3 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) Software Engineering
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) TDD
4 16 (25.40%) BDD
5 15 (23.81%) SDLC
6 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.52%) OO
8 6 (9.52%) SOA
9 5 (7.94%) OOD
9 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.94%) Project Management
10 4 (6.35%) Scrum
11 3 (4.76%) Pair Programming
11 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.17%) B2B
12 2 (3.17%) B2C
12 2 (3.17%) Mobile Commerce
12 2 (3.17%) Web Development
13 1 (1.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (71.43%) SQL
3 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 30 (47.62%) PL/SQL
5 19 (30.16%) PHP
6 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.35%) Python
7 4 (6.35%) C++
8 3 (4.76%) C#
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (77.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) DICOM
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Oracle
2 2 (3.17%) hybris
3 1 (1.59%) ATG
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