Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Devon
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 13 4
Rank change year-on-year -30 -9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 30 108 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.48% 15.52% 30.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.95% 23.53% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 103 162
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,100 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.44% - +12.50%

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 274 459 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 50.09% 65.95% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 216 430 405
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £37,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.38% +14.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £58,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -20 18 £40,000 +14.29% 11
Plymouth -8 8 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Newton Abbot -3 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Barnstaple - 1 £50,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 18 (60.00%) PHP
2 16 (53.33%) C++
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) C#
4 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 9 (30.00%) JIRA
6 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (26.67%) SDLC
7 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (26.67%) Python
8 7 (23.33%) SMS
8 7 (23.33%) ISEB
8 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
9 6 (20.00%) Docker
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) MySQL
10 5 (16.67%) REST
10 5 (16.67%) Degree
11 4 (13.33%) Go
11 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (13.33%) SOAP
11 4 (13.33%) C
11 4 (13.33%) Google
11 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
12 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering

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 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) Gradle
4 1 (3.33%) Hamcrest
4 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Liquibase
4 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Developer in Test
4 7 (23.33%) Automation Tester
4 7 (23.33%) Software Tester
4 7 (23.33%) Test Automation Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Tester
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Java Developer in Test
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Scientist
9 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) REST
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) .NET
4 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) Node.js
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE
5 2 (6.67%) JSON
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP
5 2 (6.67%) React
5 2 (6.67%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) XSLT
6 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Linked Data
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (26.67%) SDLC
4 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) ETL
5 3 (10.00%) Microservices
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Open Source
5 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Test Management
7 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) PHP
2 16 (53.33%) C++
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) Python
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) C
7 4 (13.33%) Go
7 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
8 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
10 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
10 1 (3.33%) Java 8
10 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.33%) R
10 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISEB
1 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) HNC
3 1 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Google
2 3 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Pardot
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Talend