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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 28 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.27% 8.19% 7.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.64% 8.33% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 19
Average salary £40,750 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.13% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
157 168 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 95.15% 98.25% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 150 157 234
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (71.43%) XML
3 19 (67.86%) Web Services
4 18 (64.29%) SQL
4 18 (64.29%) Finance
5 17 (60.71%) J2EE
6 16 (57.14%) Spring
7 15 (53.57%) Oracle
7 15 (53.57%) Ant
7 15 (53.57%) JUnit
7 15 (53.57%) WebLogic
7 15 (53.57%) OO
7 15 (53.57%) Eclipse
8 14 (50.00%) JDBC
9 13 (46.43%) Linux
9 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
9 13 (46.43%) JMS
9 13 (46.43%) Scrum
10 12 (42.86%) XSLT
10 12 (42.86%) XPath
11 11 (39.29%) HTML
12 9 (32.14%) EJB
12 9 (32.14%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
13 8 (28.57%) SOAP
13 8 (28.57%) UNIX
13 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 8 (28.57%) GlassFish
13 8 (28.57%) Relational Database

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 15 (53.57%) WebLogic
2 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
3 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 8 (28.57%) GlassFish
4 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.29%) DB2
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Ant
1 15 (53.57%) JUnit
1 15 (53.57%) Eclipse
2 7 (25.00%) Maven
2 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Mockito
2 7 (25.00%) Gerrit
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) XML
2 19 (67.86%) Web Services
3 17 (60.71%) J2EE
4 16 (57.14%) Spring
5 14 (50.00%) JDBC
6 13 (46.43%) JMS
7 12 (42.86%) XSLT
8 11 (39.29%) HTML
9 9 (32.14%) EJB
10 8 (28.57%) SOAP
11 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 7 (25.00%) JAXB
11 7 (25.00%) WSDL
11 7 (25.00%) jQuery
11 7 (25.00%) Apache Wicket
11 7 (25.00%) JAX-WS
11 7 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
12 5 (17.86%) Grails
12 5 (17.86%) XML Schema
12 5 (17.86%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) UNIX
3 5 (17.86%) Android
3 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) OO
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
3 9 (32.14%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) Web Development
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.29%) MVC
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) OOP
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) XPath
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) HND
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
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