Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 11 21
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 116 143 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.25% 16.69% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.02% 25.63% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 101 118 89
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.56% -22.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £88,750 £58,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £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 1,053 558 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.85% 65.11% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 959 506 609
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £51,500
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -13 47 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Bournemouth -33 45 £40,000 - 14
Dorchester 0 3 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Weymouth - 2 - -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 81 (69.83%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.07%) TDD
3 34 (29.31%) .NET
4 33 (28.45%) Python
5 29 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 29 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
6 28 (24.14%) Big Data
6 28 (24.14%) C++
7 27 (23.28%) Artificial Intelligence
7 27 (23.28%) JIRA
7 27 (23.28%) Blockchain
8 24 (20.69%) Spring
9 22 (18.97%) Degree
9 22 (18.97%) QA
9 22 (18.97%) OO
9 22 (18.97%) RESTful
10 21 (18.10%) Jenkins
10 21 (18.10%) C#
10 21 (18.10%) Hibernate
11 20 (17.24%) DevOps
12 19 (16.38%) Spring Boot
12 19 (16.38%) SQL
12 19 (16.38%) Web Services
12 19 (16.38%) Linux
12 19 (16.38%) Finance
12 19 (16.38%) MVC
12 19 (16.38%) Maven
13 18 (15.52%) C
13 18 (15.52%) MySQL
13 18 (15.52%) Tomcat

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 18 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.34%) Apache
3 7 (6.03%) JBoss
4 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.21%) GitHub
2 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) VoIP
2 7 (6.03%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.45%) 3G
3 4 (3.45%) 4G
3 4 (3.45%) ISDN
3 4 (3.45%) RTCP
3 4 (3.45%) RTP
4 1 (0.86%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.86%) NFC
4 1 (0.86%) RFID
4 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.14%) Big Data
2 27 (23.28%) Blockchain
3 18 (15.52%) MySQL
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (23.28%) JIRA
2 21 (18.10%) Jenkins
3 19 (16.38%) Maven
4 2 (1.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.86%) MSTest
5 1 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.86%) Subversion
5 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (16.38%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.59%) Electronics
3 3 (2.59%) Publishing
4 1 (0.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (53.45%) Developer
2 42 (36.21%) Java Developer
3 27 (23.28%) Software Engineer
4 20 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 15 (12.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Architect
6 11 (9.48%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.62%) .NET Architect
7 10 (8.62%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Java Architect
7 10 (8.62%) Java Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Junior
9 5 (4.31%) Graduate
9 5 (4.31%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Graduate Software Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (29.31%) .NET
2 24 (20.69%) Spring
3 22 (18.97%) RESTful
4 21 (18.10%) Hibernate
5 19 (16.38%) Spring Boot
5 19 (16.38%) Web Services
6 13 (11.21%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.21%) React
7 12 (10.34%) CSS
7 12 (10.34%) HTML
8 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.31%) Java EE
9 4 (3.45%) J2EE
9 4 (3.45%) REST
10 3 (2.59%) SOAP
10 3 (2.59%) XML
11 2 (1.72%) jQuery
12 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.86%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.86%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.90%) Acoustics
3 8 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.59%) User Experience
6 2 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.72%) Fintech
7 1 (0.86%) BBC
7 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Linux
2 12 (10.34%) Windows
3 6 (5.17%) Android
4 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.86%) Unix
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (69.83%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.07%) TDD
3 29 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (23.28%) Artificial Intelligence
5 22 (18.97%) OO
6 20 (17.24%) DevOps
7 19 (16.38%) MVC
8 18 (15.52%) BDD
9 16 (13.79%) Microservices
10 14 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (11.21%) Open Source
11 13 (11.21%) Scrum
12 11 (9.48%) OOP
13 10 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (6.90%) Signal Processing
14 8 (6.90%) Unit Testing
15 7 (6.03%) Mathematics
15 7 (6.03%) Physics
16 5 (4.31%) ERP
17 4 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.45%) Python
2 28 (24.14%) C++
3 21 (18.10%) C#
4 19 (16.38%) SQL
5 18 (15.52%) C
6 16 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 14 (12.07%) Ruby
8 13 (11.21%) Java 8
8 13 (11.21%) Java 9
9 8 (6.90%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.72%) Fortran
10 2 (1.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.86%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.86%) VB
11 1 (0.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.31%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) GCP
3 1 (0.86%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.86%) MIL-STD-498
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) Docker
2 3 (2.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (12.07%) Kubernetes
1 14 (12.07%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Consul
2 1 (0.86%) Packer
2 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (3.45%) Capita
2 3 (2.59%) Google
2 3 (2.59%) Sage
3 2 (1.72%) Informatica
3 2 (1.72%) Talend
4 1 (0.86%) Intel
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle
4 1 (0.86%) Telerik