Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Dorset
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 32 21
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 131 103 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 11.09% 8.33% 11.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.50% 13.04% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 116 76 97
Dorset median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% +55.84%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £93,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%

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 794 790 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 67.23% 63.86% 62.67%
Number of salaries quoted 710 685 575
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £63,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +21 69 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Bournemouth -6 35 £56,250 +58.45% 9
Dorchester +1 25 £52,500 -12.50% 8
Weymouth 0 1 - - 2
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 82 (62.60%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.27%) TDD
3 54 (41.22%) Java 8
4 51 (38.93%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (38.93%) Big Data
5 47 (35.88%) Python
6 39 (29.77%) C
7 38 (29.01%) SQL
8 27 (20.61%) Software Engineering
9 25 (19.08%) Computer Science
9 25 (19.08%) C++
10 22 (16.79%) AngularJS
10 22 (16.79%) Greenfield Project
11 21 (16.03%) Finance
11 21 (16.03%) C#
12 20 (15.27%) Unit Testing
13 19 (14.50%) Degree
14 18 (13.74%) Computer Science Degree
15 17 (12.98%) XML
16 16 (12.21%) Open Source
16 16 (12.21%) Go
16 16 (12.21%) Microservices
17 15 (11.45%) React
17 15 (11.45%) Fintech
17 15 (11.45%) Blockchain
17 15 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (11.45%) Java 9
17 15 (11.45%) NoSQL
17 15 (11.45%) GitHub
17 15 (11.45%) JIRA

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 5 (3.82%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.45%) GitHub
2 12 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) 3G
1 8 (6.11%) 4G
1 8 (6.11%) VoIP
2 7 (5.34%) SSL
3 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.93%) Big Data
2 15 (11.45%) Blockchain
2 15 (11.45%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.92%) MySQL
3 13 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (8.40%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.87%) MariaDB
6 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.05%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.29%) Spatial Data
9 1 (0.76%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.76%) Bigtable
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.76%) Redis
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) JIRA
2 11 (8.40%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.63%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.34%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.34%) Maven
4 7 (5.34%) Subversion
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.58%) Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Back Office
5 4 (3.05%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 89 (67.94%) Developer
2 70 (53.44%) Java Developer
3 26 (19.85%) Core Java Developer
4 25 (19.08%) Software Engineer
5 21 (16.03%) Software Developer
6 20 (15.27%) Junior
7 19 (14.50%) Junior Developer
7 19 (14.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (11.45%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 13 (9.92%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Graduate
10 11 (8.40%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Graduate Software Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Java Engineer
10 11 (8.40%) Junior Software Developer
11 10 (7.63%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (6.87%) Big Data Developer
12 9 (6.87%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (6.11%) Junior Java Developer
14 7 (5.34%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.79%) AngularJS
2 17 (12.98%) XML
3 15 (11.45%) React
4 12 (9.16%) Spring
5 10 (7.63%) HTML
6 9 (6.87%) .NET
7 8 (6.11%) Node.js
7 8 (6.11%) RESTful
8 7 (5.34%) JDBC
8 7 (5.34%) JMS
8 7 (5.34%) JPA
8 7 (5.34%) REST
8 7 (5.34%) SOAP
9 5 (3.82%) Java EE
10 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.29%) Dropwizard
10 3 (2.29%) JAX-RS
11 2 (1.53%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (11.45%) Fintech
3 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.82%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Android
2 2 (1.53%) Linux
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (62.60%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.27%) TDD
3 51 (38.93%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (20.61%) Software Engineering
5 25 (19.08%) Computer Science
6 20 (15.27%) Unit Testing
7 16 (12.21%) Microservices
7 16 (12.21%) Open Source
8 15 (11.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 15 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (7.63%) Scrum
9 10 (7.63%) Web Development
10 9 (6.87%) SDLC
11 7 (5.34%) Critical Thinking
11 7 (5.34%) High Availability
11 7 (5.34%) Performance Testing
11 7 (5.34%) Technical Debt
12 6 (4.58%) Time Management
13 5 (3.82%) Signal Processing
14 3 (2.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.22%) Java 8
2 47 (35.88%) Python
3 39 (29.77%) C
4 38 (29.01%) SQL
5 25 (19.08%) C++
6 21 (16.03%) C#
7 16 (12.21%) Go
8 15 (11.45%) Java 9
9 10 (7.63%) PHP
10 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
11 7 (5.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.76%) ES6
12 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.76%) Perl
12 1 (0.76%) Ruby
12 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
2 18 (13.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (6.11%) Oracle
2 3 (2.29%) Google
3 1 (0.76%) DocuSign
3 1 (0.76%) Informatica
3 1 (0.76%) Talend
3 1 (0.76%) VMware