Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -19 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 37 130 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.27% 20.44% 24.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.86% 30.02% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 120 145
Devon median annual salary £42,000 £36,742 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.31% -18.35% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,790 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,750 £53,750 £82,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +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 267 433 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 52.46% 68.08% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 223 398 423
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,742 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.06% +4.98% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 27 £43,750 +25.00% 13
Plymouth -5 7 £34,000 -24.44%
Barnstaple - 1 £50,000 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £45,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 22 (59.46%) PHP
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) C++
4 13 (35.14%) C#
5 12 (32.43%) Python
5 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
6 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (21.62%) MVC
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) .NET
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.92%) JIRA
9 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
10 6 (16.22%) Xamarin
10 6 (16.22%) SDLC
10 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
10 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 5 (13.51%) SMS
11 5 (13.51%) ISEB
11 5 (13.51%) Objective-C
11 5 (13.51%) MySQL
11 5 (13.51%) TDD
11 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
11 5 (13.51%) Web Development
11 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting

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 (5.41%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.92%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.70%) Appium
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Software Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Developer in Test
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Automation Tester
5 5 (13.51%) Software Tester
5 5 (13.51%) Test Automation Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.11%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) Web Services
4 5 (13.51%) REST
5 4 (10.81%) Node.js
5 4 (10.81%) SOAP
5 4 (10.81%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.11%) CSS
6 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE
6 3 (8.11%) React
6 3 (8.11%) Spring
7 2 (5.41%) JSON
7 2 (5.41%) LAMP
7 2 (5.41%) XSLT
8 1 (2.70%) Django
8 1 (2.70%) LINQ
8 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) iPad
2 1 (2.70%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
2 8 (21.62%) MVC
3 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) SDLC
5 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) ETL
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps
7 3 (8.11%) Microservices
7 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (5.41%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) PHP
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) C++
4 13 (35.14%) C#
5 12 (32.43%) Python
6 8 (21.62%) SQL
7 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
8 5 (13.51%) Objective-C
9 4 (10.81%) Go
10 3 (8.11%) C
10 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
10 3 (8.11%) VB
11 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
11 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (5.41%) Delphi
11 2 (5.41%) Java 8
11 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCPD
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
1 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Xamarin
2 4 (10.81%) Google
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Talend
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Pardot
5 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com