The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 29 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.69% 12.18% 7.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 12.50% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 21
Average salary £39,500 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.63% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Java Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 152 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 96.15% 97.44% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 137 248
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Stockport region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Stockport

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 17 (68.00%) XML
3 15 (60.00%) J2EE
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) JUnit
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 14 (56.00%) Eclipse
5 13 (52.00%) JMS
5 13 (52.00%) Finance
5 13 (52.00%) Spring
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) JDBC
6 12 (48.00%) Linux
6 12 (48.00%) OO
6 12 (48.00%) Ant
7 11 (44.00%) Oracle
7 11 (44.00%) WebLogic
8 10 (40.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
9 9 (36.00%) XPath
9 9 (36.00%) XSLT
10 8 (32.00%) SOAP
10 8 (32.00%) HTML
10 8 (32.00%) MySQL
10 8 (32.00%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (28.00%) GlassFish
11 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
11 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
12 6 (24.00%) Hibernate

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 11 (44.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (28.00%) GlassFish
3 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) DB2
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) JUnit
1 14 (56.00%) Eclipse
2 12 (48.00%) Ant
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.00%) Maven
4 4 (16.00%) Mockito
4 4 (16.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) Gradle
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) XML
2 15 (60.00%) J2EE
3 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 13 (52.00%) JMS
4 13 (52.00%) Spring
5 12 (48.00%) JDBC
6 9 (36.00%) XSLT
7 8 (32.00%) SOAP
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.00%) Grails
9 5 (20.00%) XML Schema
9 5 (20.00%) SAX
9 5 (20.00%) JNDI
9 5 (20.00%) EJB
9 5 (20.00%) DOM
10 4 (16.00%) JSP
10 4 (16.00%) JAXB
10 4 (16.00%) WSDL
10 4 (16.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Android
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (48.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) XPath
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) HND
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
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