Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 90 26
Rank change year-on-year +56 -64 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 109 30 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.68% 2.04% 9.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.83% 2.10% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 94 30 83
Dorset median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -42.86% +51.35%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £93,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.48% -17.00% +17.65%

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 1,235 1,430 909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.33% 97.41% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,076 1,217 821
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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
Poole +45 58 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Bournemouth +12 39 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Dorchester - 12 - - 1
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (83.49%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (70.64%) TDD
4 71 (65.14%) Java 8
5 60 (55.05%) Big Data
6 57 (52.29%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (42.20%) Greenfield Project
8 35 (32.11%) Open Source
8 35 (32.11%) Artificial Intelligence
9 27 (24.77%) Finance
9 27 (24.77%) AngularJS
10 22 (20.18%) GitHub
10 22 (20.18%) React
10 22 (20.18%) Blockchain
10 22 (20.18%) Java 9
10 22 (20.18%) JIRA
11 20 (18.35%) Spring
11 20 (18.35%) NoSQL
12 18 (16.51%) Fintech
13 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
14 16 (14.68%) MongoDB
15 15 (13.76%) Android
15 15 (13.76%) Degree
16 14 (12.84%) Android Development
17 13 (11.93%) Computer Science Degree
17 13 (11.93%) Kubernetes
17 13 (11.93%) React Native
17 13 (11.93%) Kotlin
17 13 (11.93%) Analytics
17 13 (11.93%) Software Architecture

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 3 (2.75%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (1.83%) Apache
2 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.18%) GitHub
2 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.17%) SaaS
3 4 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) Bluetooth
2 5 (4.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (55.05%) Big Data
2 22 (20.18%) Blockchain
3 20 (18.35%) NoSQL
4 16 (14.68%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.50%) MySQL
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.67%) Spatial Data
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) JIRA
2 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.42%) Maven
4 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.59%) Subversion
General
1 27 (24.77%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.77%) AngularJS
2 22 (20.18%) React
3 20 (18.35%) Spring
4 13 (11.93%) React Native
5 11 (10.09%) Hibernate
6 9 (8.26%) XML
7 8 (7.34%) RESTful
8 5 (4.59%) CSS
8 5 (4.59%) JDBC
8 5 (4.59%) JMS
8 5 (4.59%) JPA
8 5 (4.59%) REST
8 5 (4.59%) SOAP
9 4 (3.67%) Dropwizard
9 4 (3.67%) JAX-RS
9 4 (3.67%) JSON
9 4 (3.67%) Web Services
10 3 (2.75%) HTML
10 3 (2.75%) JAXB
10 3 (2.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (42.20%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (16.51%) Fintech
3 12 (11.01%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Android
2 6 (5.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (83.49%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (70.64%) TDD
3 57 (52.29%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (32.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 35 (32.11%) Open Source
5 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
6 14 (12.84%) Android Development
7 13 (11.93%) Analytics
7 13 (11.93%) DevOps
7 13 (11.93%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (11.93%) Predictive Analytics
7 13 (11.93%) Software Architecture
8 12 (11.01%) Signal Processing
9 10 (9.17%) Microservices
10 8 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (5.50%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (4.59%) High Availability
12 5 (4.59%) Performance Testing
12 5 (4.59%) Technical Debt
12 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (65.14%) Java 8
3 22 (20.18%) Java 9
4 13 (11.93%) Kotlin
5 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.34%) SQL
7 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.67%) Go
9 2 (1.83%) C#
9 2 (1.83%) C++
9 2 (1.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) Degree
2 13 (11.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.93%) Docker
2 5 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle
2 4 (3.67%) Google