Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Devon
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 6 15
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 57 107 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.93% 19.74% 13.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.76% 29.56% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 54 96 103
Devon median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,520 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 340 362 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 59.23% 66.79% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 292 321 461
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Devon

Java
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Devon.

Salary trend for Java in Devon

Java
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Devon over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Devon

Java
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Devon region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -8 43 £50,000 +25.00% 25
Plymouth -7 4 £40,000 -26.33% 3
Ivybridge - 1 £32,500 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Java.

1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 22 (38.60%) HTML
4 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (35.09%) Relational Database
6 19 (33.33%) Python
7 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
8 17 (29.82%) TDD
9 16 (28.07%) Spring
9 16 (28.07%) Web Services
9 16 (28.07%) C#
9 16 (28.07%) Android
10 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (26.32%) REST
10 15 (26.32%) Linux
11 14 (24.56%) CSS
11 14 (24.56%) .NET
11 14 (24.56%) Xamarin
11 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (24.56%) Apple iOS
11 14 (24.56%) User Experience
11 14 (24.56%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 13 (22.81%) Microservices
12 13 (22.81%) PHP
12 13 (22.81%) SOAP
13 12 (21.05%) VB
13 12 (21.05%) Degree
13 12 (21.05%) RESTful
14 11 (19.30%) Subversion
14 11 (19.30%) Microsoft

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.04%) Alfresco
1 8 (14.04%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.53%) Apache
3 5 (8.77%) Apache Pig
3 5 (8.77%) Apache Solr
3 5 (8.77%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.04%) MongoDB
3 8 (14.04%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (10.53%) Power BI
5 5 (8.77%) HBase
5 5 (8.77%) Redis
6 4 (7.02%) MySQL
7 3 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.26%) Hazelcast
7 3 (5.26%) MariaDB
7 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.30%) Subversion
3 8 (14.04%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (14.04%) Gradle
3 8 (14.04%) Maven
3 8 (14.04%) Mercurial
4 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.77%) IntelliJ
4 5 (8.77%) NetBeans
5 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.75%) Appium
7 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.75%) JIRA
7 1 (1.75%) JUnit
7 1 (1.75%) Selenium
7 1 (1.75%) Spock
7 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (14.04%) Back Office
2 6 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.04%) SQL Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Python Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate C# Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate Python Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate SQL Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Lead Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) HTML
2 16 (28.07%) Spring
2 16 (28.07%) Web Services
3 15 (26.32%) REST
4 14 (24.56%) .NET
4 14 (24.56%) CSS
5 13 (22.81%) SOAP
6 12 (21.05%) RESTful
7 10 (17.54%) Node.js
8 9 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (14.04%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (14.04%) Apache Camel
9 8 (14.04%) Guice
10 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
11 6 (10.53%) HTML5
12 5 (8.77%) JPA
12 5 (8.77%) Spring Boot
12 5 (8.77%) Spring Cloud
13 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
13 4 (7.02%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.75%) Blog
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Android
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 14 (24.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) TDD
3 14 (24.56%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 13 (22.81%) Microservices
5 10 (17.54%) MVC
5 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
6 9 (15.79%) Open Source
6 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
7 8 (14.04%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (14.04%) Project Management
8 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.28%) iOS Development
9 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.77%) Critical Thinking
10 5 (8.77%) CRM
10 5 (8.77%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 19 (33.33%) Python
4 16 (28.07%) C#
5 13 (22.81%) PHP
6 12 (21.05%) VB
7 9 (15.79%) C++
8 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
9 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
10 4 (7.02%) Go
11 3 (5.26%) Delphi
11 3 (5.26%) Java 8
11 3 (5.26%) Ruby
12 2 (3.51%) Apple Swift
12 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.75%) C
13 1 (1.75%) Groovy
13 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.26%) MCPD
5 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Docker
2 5 (8.77%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.26%) Nagios
2 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.26%) Prometheus
2 3 (5.26%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Terraform
2 3 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Xamarin
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Talend