Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 35 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 79 82 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.33% 7.75% 12.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.74% 12.52% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 63 117
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +21.79% -13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £85,000 £73,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 620 655 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.40% 61.91% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 548 583 631
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 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 +8 34 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Poole +2 20 £50,000 +5.26%
Weymouth - 5 - - 3
Dorchester +3 3 £60,000 -
Wimborne -7 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Java.

1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.16%) Software Engineering
3 35 (44.30%) OO
4 34 (43.04%) C#
5 33 (41.77%) C++
6 32 (40.51%) Linux
7 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
8 25 (31.65%) HTML
8 25 (31.65%) .NET
9 24 (30.38%) SQL
9 24 (30.38%) OOP
10 23 (29.11%) Android
11 20 (25.32%) Windows
12 19 (24.05%) CSS
12 19 (24.05%) Web Services
12 19 (24.05%) Degree
13 18 (22.78%) TDD
14 17 (21.52%) RESTful
15 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
15 16 (20.25%) Spring
15 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
16 14 (17.72%) J2EE
17 13 (16.46%) Validation
17 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
18 12 (15.19%) Multithreading
18 12 (15.19%) XML
19 11 (13.92%) UML
19 11 (13.92%) Banking
20 10 (12.66%) Finance
21 9 (11.39%) Time Management

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 (6.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.80%) JBoss
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.06%) ISDN
2 4 (5.06%) RTCP
2 4 (5.06%) RTP
2 4 (5.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.80%) MySQL
5 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) Big Data
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.53%) SQLite
7 1 (1.27%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
1 8 (10.13%) Maven
2 5 (6.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (5.06%) Selenium
General
1 11 (13.92%) Banking
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.13%) Retail
4 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (60.76%) Developer
2 35 (44.30%) Software Engineer
3 21 (26.58%) Software Developer
4 18 (22.78%) Java Developer
5 17 (21.52%) Java Engineer
5 17 (21.52%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (20.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (16.46%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (13.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 9 (11.39%) Graduate
9 9 (11.39%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (11.39%) Senior Java Engineer
9 9 (11.39%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 8 (10.13%) Graduate Software Developer
10 8 (10.13%) Junior
10 8 (10.13%) Junior Developer
10 8 (10.13%) Junior Software Developer
11 6 (7.59%) Android Engineer
11 6 (7.59%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) .NET
1 25 (31.65%) HTML
2 19 (24.05%) CSS
2 19 (24.05%) Web Services
3 17 (21.52%) RESTful
4 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
4 16 (20.25%) Spring
5 14 (17.72%) J2EE
6 12 (15.19%) XML
7 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
7 8 (10.13%) Middleware
7 8 (10.13%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (10.13%) Spring Boot
8 5 (6.33%) OpenMP
9 4 (5.06%) JAXB
10 2 (2.53%) Java EE
10 2 (2.53%) JSON
10 2 (2.53%) Node.js
10 2 (2.53%) REST
10 2 (2.53%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.13%) Cloud Native
2 8 (10.13%) Life Science
3 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.33%) Driving Licence
6 4 (5.06%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.53%) Derivative
8 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) Android
3 20 (25.32%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.16%) Software Engineering
3 35 (44.30%) OO
4 24 (30.38%) OOP
5 18 (22.78%) TDD
6 13 (16.46%) Validation
7 12 (15.19%) Multithreading
8 11 (13.92%) UML
9 9 (11.39%) Mobile Development
9 9 (11.39%) Time Management
10 8 (10.13%) Information Management
10 8 (10.13%) Logistics
10 8 (10.13%) Microservices
10 8 (10.13%) PLM
10 8 (10.13%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 6 (7.59%) OOD
11 6 (7.59%) Scrum
12 5 (6.33%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (6.33%) Multithreaded Programming
12 5 (6.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) C#
2 33 (41.77%) C++
3 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.38%) SQL
5 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.59%) C
6 6 (7.59%) Delphi
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.80%) Python
9 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.53%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) DO-178B
1 5 (6.33%) MIL-STD-498
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Cognizant
1 8 (10.13%) JD Edwards
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle
1 8 (10.13%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (6.33%) Intel
3 2 (2.53%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft