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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 76 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.99% 1.14% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.17% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 12
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £56,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
772 856 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 97.72% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 658 743 727
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 £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) Oracle
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 11 (36.67%) HTML
7 11 (36.67%) XML
8 10 (33.33%) J2EE
8 10 (33.33%) TDD
9 9 (30.00%) Spring
9 9 (30.00%) Coaching
10 8 (26.67%) C++
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 8 (26.67%) JUnit
10 8 (26.67%) CSS
10 8 (26.67%) Web Services
10 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
10 8 (26.67%) Subversion
10 8 (26.67%) SWT
10 8 (26.67%) Degree
10 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
11 7 (23.33%) SOAP
11 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
12 6 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (20.00%) RESTful
13 5 (16.67%) C
13 5 (16.67%) Windows
13 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JUnit
1 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
1 8 (26.67%) Subversion
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
1 11 (36.67%) XML
2 10 (33.33%) J2EE
3 9 (30.00%) Spring
4 8 (26.67%) SWT
4 8 (26.67%) CSS
4 8 (26.67%) Web Services
5 7 (23.33%) SOAP
5 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 6 (20.00%) RESTful
7 5 (16.67%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) Spring Integration
8 4 (13.33%) JSP
9 3 (10.00%) JDBC
9 3 (10.00%) JSON
10 2 (6.67%) Grails
10 2 (6.67%) jQuery
10 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.33%) PostGIS
11 1 (3.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.33%) Kindle
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
6 9 (30.00%) Coaching
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 5 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (10.00%) OOP
10 1 (3.33%) OO
10 1 (3.33%) ERP
10 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
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