Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 16 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 74 97 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 14.02% 12.65% 20.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.72% 19.06% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 94 117
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £27,350 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £60,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%

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 312 509 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 59.09% 66.36% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 257 460 382
Devon median annual salary £44,471 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.06% +7.69% +1.60%
10th Percentile £27,400 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,200 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year +4.94% +4.18% +3.67%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +2 57 £40,000 +11.11% 12
Plymouth -4 5 £34,000 -20.00% 4
Totnes +3 2 £55,000 +15.79%
Barnstaple - 2 - -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 36 (48.65%) SQL
2 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (43.24%) Spring
5 24 (32.43%) AngularJS
6 23 (31.08%) Hadoop
6 23 (31.08%) HTML
6 23 (31.08%) Web Services
7 22 (29.73%) CSS
7 22 (29.73%) Hibernate
8 21 (28.38%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (27.03%) Apache Solr
10 18 (24.32%) Degree
11 17 (22.97%) Lucene
12 16 (21.62%) TDD
12 16 (21.62%) RESTful
12 16 (21.62%) Mobile App
13 15 (20.27%) Docker
13 15 (20.27%) SEO
13 15 (20.27%) Apache Wicket
14 13 (17.57%) Mathematics
14 13 (17.57%) Linux
14 13 (17.57%) Apache Spark
14 13 (17.57%) Node.js
15 12 (16.22%) Analytics
15 12 (16.22%) PHP
16 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
17 10 (13.51%) Big Data
17 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (13.51%) Git (software)

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 21 (28.38%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (27.03%) Apache Solr
3 13 (17.57%) Apache Spark
4 8 (10.81%) Apache
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.70%) GitHub
3 2 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.70%) SMS
3 1 (1.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) Hadoop
2 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 10 (13.51%) Big Data
3 10 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.81%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (9.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
5 7 (9.46%) Redis
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
6 6 (8.11%) OrientDB
6 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.76%) MySQL
8 3 (4.05%) HBase
9 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.46%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.46%) IntelliJ
2 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.11%) JIRA
3 6 (8.11%) NetBeans
4 5 (6.76%) JUnit
5 4 (5.41%) Selenium
5 4 (5.41%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.05%) Gradle
7 2 (2.70%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.70%) Maven
8 1 (1.35%) Hamcrest
8 1 (1.35%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Advertising
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (72.97%) Developer
2 33 (44.59%) Java Developer
3 16 (21.62%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Developer in Test
7 4 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Junior
8 3 (4.05%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Designer
8 3 (4.05%) Graduate
8 3 (4.05%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.70%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) Spring
2 24 (32.43%) AngularJS
3 23 (31.08%) HTML
3 23 (31.08%) Web Services
4 22 (29.73%) CSS
4 22 (29.73%) Hibernate
5 17 (22.97%) Lucene
6 16 (21.62%) RESTful
7 15 (20.27%) Apache Wicket
8 13 (17.57%) Node.js
9 9 (12.16%) Spring Boot
10 8 (10.81%) .NET
10 8 (10.81%) XML
11 6 (8.11%) MLlib
11 6 (8.11%) REST
12 5 (6.76%) Spring Cloud
13 4 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (5.41%) JPA
13 4 (5.41%) SOAP
14 3 (4.05%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) User Experience
4 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.70%) Fintech
5 2 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Android
2 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) TDD
3 15 (20.27%) SEO
4 13 (17.57%) Mathematics
5 12 (16.22%) Analytics
6 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (13.51%) Scrum
7 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.81%) Microservices
9 7 (9.46%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (9.46%) Machine Learning
10 4 (5.41%) Build Automation
10 4 (5.41%) iOS Development
11 3 (4.05%) Data Analytics
11 3 (4.05%) Data Science
11 3 (4.05%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.05%) Line Management
11 3 (4.05%) Test Strategy
11 3 (4.05%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.65%) SQL
2 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.22%) PHP
4 10 (13.51%) Python
5 9 (12.16%) C#
5 9 (12.16%) C++
6 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.41%) Apple Swift
7 4 (5.41%) Groovy
7 4 (5.41%) R
8 3 (4.05%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) Go
10 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.35%) Scala
10 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.41%) PhD
4 3 (4.05%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.70%) ISEB
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) HNC
6 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) COBIT
1 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Docker
2 3 (4.05%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.35%) Mesos
2 1 (1.35%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe
2 1 (1.35%) Google
2 1 (1.35%) Xamarin