The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 36 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.85% 11.82% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 13.00% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 7
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 100 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.45% 90.91% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 200 89 103
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £39,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Wakefield

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 6 (85.71%) Firmware
2 6 (85.71%) JSF
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Ext JS
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) Hudson
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Maven
1 6 (85.71%) Hudson
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) JSF
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Ext JS
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) MyBatis
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
1 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM