Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 103 137 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.05% 14.78% 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.70% 22.61% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 86 116 113
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +41.94% -29.55%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £93,750 £58,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +10.39%

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 963 606 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.96% 65.37% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 846 548 705
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,875 £23,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,625 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +4.00%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 38 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Bournemouth -22 34 £40,000 -15.79% 8
Dorchester +2 6 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Weymouth - 6 - - 1
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) TDD
2 37 (35.92%) Software Engineering
3 33 (32.04%) C++
4 31 (30.10%) .NET
5 28 (27.18%) C#
5 28 (27.18%) SQL
6 27 (26.21%) Linux
7 25 (24.27%) Python
8 24 (23.30%) OO
9 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
9 22 (21.36%) Degree
9 22 (21.36%) RESTful
10 21 (20.39%) Spring
11 19 (18.45%) QA
12 18 (17.48%) Hibernate
12 18 (17.48%) C
12 18 (17.48%) Web Services
13 17 (16.50%) Tomcat
14 16 (15.53%) CSS
14 16 (15.53%) MySQL
14 16 (15.53%) HTML
14 16 (15.53%) MVC
14 16 (15.53%) Spring Boot
15 15 (14.56%) Greenfield Project
15 15 (14.56%) BDD
15 15 (14.56%) Maven
15 15 (14.56%) Computer Science
16 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
16 14 (13.59%) Windows

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 17 (16.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.71%) Apache
3 4 (3.88%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.83%) GitHub
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) TCP/IP
2 11 (10.68%) VoIP
3 7 (6.80%) ISDN
3 7 (6.80%) RTCP
3 7 (6.80%) RTP
4 4 (3.88%) 3G
4 4 (3.88%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) MySQL
2 14 (13.59%) Big Data
3 13 (12.62%) Blockchain
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.94%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Maven
2 13 (12.62%) JIRA
3 12 (11.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.85%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.94%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.94%) Selenium
6 1 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.65%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Electronics
3 2 (1.94%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (54.37%) Developer
2 36 (34.95%) Software Engineer
3 30 (29.13%) Java Developer
4 26 (25.24%) Software Developer
5 16 (15.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (12.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Junior
8 8 (7.77%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Graduate
9 7 (6.80%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Graduate Software Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Junior Software Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.10%) .NET
2 22 (21.36%) RESTful
3 21 (20.39%) Spring
4 18 (17.48%) Hibernate
4 18 (17.48%) Web Services
5 16 (15.53%) CSS
5 16 (15.53%) HTML
5 16 (15.53%) Spring Boot
6 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
7 7 (6.80%) J2EE
7 7 (6.80%) React
8 5 (4.85%) OpenMP
8 5 (4.85%) XML
9 3 (2.91%) Java EE
9 3 (2.91%) REST
10 2 (1.94%) JAXB
10 2 (1.94%) SOAP
11 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) Computer Science
1 15 (14.56%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (10.68%) Acoustics
2 11 (10.68%) Algorithms
2 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) User Experience
4 2 (1.94%) Fintech
5 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.97%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.21%) Linux
2 14 (13.59%) Windows
3 10 (9.71%) Android
4 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) Software Engineering
2 37 (35.92%) TDD
3 24 (23.30%) OO
4 16 (15.53%) MVC
5 15 (14.56%) BDD
6 14 (13.59%) OOP
7 12 (11.65%) DevOps
8 11 (10.68%) Scrum
8 11 (10.68%) Signal Processing
9 8 (7.77%) Microservices
10 7 (6.80%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.83%) Mathematics
11 6 (5.83%) Open Source
11 6 (5.83%) Physics
11 6 (5.83%) UML
12 5 (4.85%) ERP
12 5 (4.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.04%) C++
2 28 (27.18%) C#
2 28 (27.18%) SQL
3 25 (24.27%) Python
4 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
5 18 (17.48%) C
6 11 (10.68%) MATLAB
7 7 (6.80%) Ruby
8 6 (5.83%) Java 9
9 3 (2.91%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.97%) Delphi
10 1 (0.97%) Fortran
10 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Degree
2 9 (8.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.45%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) DO-178B
2 5 (4.85%) MIL-STD-498
3 2 (1.94%) GCP
4 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Kubernetes
1 7 (6.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.97%) Consul
2 1 (0.97%) Packer
2 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (4.85%) Intel
2 4 (3.88%) Capita
2 4 (3.88%) Google
3 3 (2.91%) Sage
4 2 (1.94%) Informatica
4 2 (1.94%) Talend
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft