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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 47 75 51
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 35 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.62% 1.17% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 1.24% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35 10 39
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £42,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,200
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
725 809 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.77% 94.62% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 581 726 795
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 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 61 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (75.41%) Software Engineering
3 45 (73.77%) Degree
4 44 (72.13%) XML
5 41 (67.21%) SQL
6 40 (65.57%) Spring
7 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
7 37 (60.66%) UNIX
8 32 (52.46%) HTML
9 28 (45.90%) PL/SQL
9 28 (45.90%) .NET
9 28 (45.90%) Eclipse
10 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (44.26%) Web Services
11 26 (42.62%) Oracle
11 26 (42.62%) Tomcat
12 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
13 21 (34.43%) Ajax
13 21 (34.43%) Computer Science
14 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
14 19 (31.15%) Client/Server
14 19 (31.15%) Broadband
14 19 (31.15%) PHP
15 18 (29.51%) TDD
16 16 (26.23%) Linux
17 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (24.59%) Maven
18 14 (22.95%) BDD
19 13 (21.31%) SDLC
19 13 (21.31%) JSON

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 26 (42.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) Broadband
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Eclipse
2 15 (24.59%) Maven
3 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.11%) Subversion
4 8 (13.11%) JUnit
5 5 (8.20%) Ant
6 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.56%) Gradle
7 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.28%) Grunt
7 2 (3.28%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.64%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.64%) Log4j
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (72.13%) XML
2 40 (65.57%) Spring
3 32 (52.46%) HTML
4 28 (45.90%) .NET
5 27 (44.26%) Web Services
6 21 (34.43%) Ajax
7 13 (21.31%) JSON
8 12 (19.67%) CSS
9 11 (18.03%) Hibernate
10 10 (16.39%) SOAP
10 10 (16.39%) J2EE
10 10 (16.39%) RESTful
11 7 (11.48%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (8.20%) JDBC
13 4 (6.56%) Java EE
13 4 (6.56%) SWT
13 4 (6.56%) JPA
14 3 (4.92%) JSP
15 2 (3.28%) Servlets
15 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Computer Science
2 19 (31.15%) Client/Server
3 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) UNIX
2 16 (26.23%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Windows
4 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Software Engineering
2 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) TDD
4 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (22.95%) BDD
6 13 (21.31%) SDLC
7 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
8 8 (13.11%) OO
9 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.20%) Project Management
9 5 (8.20%) OOD
9 5 (8.20%) SOA
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.92%) Scrum
11 2 (3.28%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.28%) Web Development
11 2 (3.28%) B2B
11 2 (3.28%) B2C
11 2 (3.28%) Mobile Commerce
11 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (67.21%) SQL
3 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
4 28 (45.90%) PL/SQL
5 19 (31.15%) PHP
6 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.56%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) C++
8 3 (4.92%) C#
9 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (73.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) DICOM
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Oracle
2 2 (3.28%) hybris
3 1 (1.64%) ATG
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