Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Dorset
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 22 33
Rank change year-on-year -24 +11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Java 95 101 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.41% 11.36% 7.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.64% 17.32% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 87 75 53
Dorset median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.79% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £54,500 £80,000
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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 985 583 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.46% 65.58% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 926 535 559
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,200 £51,150 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Dorset

Java
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Java in Dorset

Java
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Dorset over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Dorset

Java
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 within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 15 July 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
Poole -15 43 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Bournemouth -29 42 £62,500 +92.31% 5
Dorchester -7 7 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Java.

1 70 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (36.84%) Big Data
4 34 (35.79%) Artificial Intelligence
5 33 (34.74%) JIRA
5 33 (34.74%) Blockchain
6 28 (29.47%) TDD
7 26 (27.37%) Python
8 24 (25.26%) SQL
9 23 (24.21%) Open Source
10 22 (23.16%) AngularJS
11 21 (22.11%) Software Engineering
12 20 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (21.05%) .NET
13 19 (20.00%) GitHub
13 19 (20.00%) React
13 19 (20.00%) Java 9
13 19 (20.00%) Java 8
14 18 (18.95%) DevOps
14 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
15 17 (17.89%) Microservices
15 17 (17.89%) Docker
15 17 (17.89%) Finance
16 16 (16.84%) Degree
17 15 (15.79%) C++
17 15 (15.79%) Android
18 14 (14.74%) Puppet
18 14 (14.74%) Kubernetes
18 14 (14.74%) C
18 14 (14.74%) Ruby

Java
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 7 (7.37%) JBoss
2 5 (5.26%) Apache
2 5 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) 3G
1 7 (7.37%) 4G
1 7 (7.37%) VoIP
2 3 (3.16%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.11%) SSL
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) NFC
4 1 (1.05%) RFID
4 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.84%) Big Data
2 33 (34.74%) Blockchain
3 5 (5.26%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (34.74%) JIRA
2 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.42%) Maven
4 7 (7.37%) Android Studio
4 7 (7.37%) Xcode
5 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.16%) Subversion
6 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.05%) MSTest
7 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (45.26%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (13.68%) Architect
5 13 (13.68%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (10.53%) .NET Architect
6 10 (10.53%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 10 (10.53%) Java Architect
6 10 (10.53%) Java Solutions Architect
7 9 (9.47%) Android Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Java Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) iOS Android Developer
9 7 (7.37%) iOS Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Junior
10 6 (6.32%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (4.21%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.16%) AngularJS
2 20 (21.05%) .NET
3 19 (20.00%) React
4 10 (10.53%) Spring
4 10 (10.53%) Web Services
5 9 (9.47%) RESTful
6 8 (8.42%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.26%) Java EE
7 5 (5.26%) REST
7 5 (5.26%) SOAP
7 5 (5.26%) Spring Boot
8 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.21%) XML
9 3 (3.16%) HTML
10 2 (2.11%) J2EE
10 2 (2.11%) JDBC
10 2 (2.11%) JMS
10 2 (2.11%) JPA
10 2 (2.11%) jQuery
11 1 (1.05%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.05%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (13.68%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.42%) User Experience
4 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.16%) Acoustics
6 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.05%) BBC
8 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.05%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Android
2 9 (9.47%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.21%) Unix
4 3 (3.16%) Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Windows
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.79%) Artificial Intelligence
3 28 (29.47%) TDD
4 23 (24.21%) Open Source
5 21 (22.11%) Software Engineering
6 20 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (18.95%) DevOps
8 17 (17.89%) Microservices
9 10 (10.53%) Android Development
9 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.37%) iOS Development
10 7 (7.37%) MVC
10 7 (7.37%) OO
11 5 (5.26%) BDD
11 5 (5.26%) Scrum
12 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
12 4 (4.21%) Mobile Development
13 3 (3.16%) Physics
13 3 (3.16%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (3.16%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) Python
2 24 (25.26%) SQL
3 19 (20.00%) Java 8
3 19 (20.00%) Java 9
4 15 (15.79%) C++
5 14 (14.74%) C
5 14 (14.74%) Ruby
6 9 (9.47%) C#
7 8 (8.42%) Apple Swift
8 7 (7.37%) Objective-C
9 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.16%) Go
10 3 (3.16%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.11%) Fortran
11 2 (2.11%) Kotlin
11 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.05%) ABAP
12 1 (1.05%) VB
12 1 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (16.84%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (17.89%) Docker
2 3 (3.16%) Firmware
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Kubernetes
1 14 (14.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.37%) Capita
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.05%) DocuSign
3 1 (1.05%) Google
3 1 (1.05%) hybris
3 1 (1.05%) SAP
3 1 (1.05%) Telerik