Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 49 81
Rank change year-on-year -35 +32 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.77% 5.73% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 5.74% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 59 30
Dorset median annual salary £38,000 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.33% +66.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £35,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,750 £61,250
South West median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.68% +5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1114 1062 1436
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.72% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 969 948 1114
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,175
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Dorset

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Dorset

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Dorset

Java Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth -6 17 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Poole -13 2 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Spring
3 16 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 16 (80.00%) Web Services
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) RESTful
4 12 (60.00%) Spring Boot
5 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (55.00%) Maven
6 9 (45.00%) Microservices
6 9 (45.00%) Mobile Development
7 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
7 8 (40.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (40.00%) Logistics
7 8 (40.00%) PLM
7 8 (40.00%) Banking
7 8 (40.00%) Retail
7 8 (40.00%) Information Management
7 8 (40.00%) Life Science
7 8 (40.00%) Time Management
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle
7 8 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (40.00%) Finance
7 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (40.00%) Validation
7 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
7 8 (40.00%) Cognizant

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) Blockchain
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (55.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) Spring
2 16 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
3 12 (60.00%) RESTful
3 12 (60.00%) Spring Boot
4 8 (40.00%) Middleware
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (20.00%) JAXB
6 4 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) React
8 1 (5.00%) .NET
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
1 8 (40.00%) Life Science
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Microservices
2 9 (45.00%) Mobile Development
3 8 (40.00%) Information Management
3 8 (40.00%) Logistics
3 8 (40.00%) PLM
3 8 (40.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 8 (40.00%) Time Management
3 8 (40.00%) Validation
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Android Development
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Java 9
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cognizant
1 8 (40.00%) JD Edwards
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
1 8 (40.00%) PeopleSoft