Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 27 35
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 113 85 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.03% 9.68% 7.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.03% 15.26% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 102 54 59
Dorset median annual salary £55,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89% +21.79%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £85,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.14%

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 939 557 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.69% 63.44% 60.43%
Number of salaries quoted 869 495 569
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 56 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Bournemouth -16 42 £60,000 +65.52% 4
Dorchester -6 14 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.71%) Big Data
3 41 (36.28%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (32.74%) TDD
5 36 (31.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 36 (31.86%) Python
6 35 (30.97%) JIRA
6 35 (30.97%) Blockchain
7 34 (30.09%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (29.20%) Java 8
9 31 (27.43%) SQL
10 27 (23.89%) Open Source
10 27 (23.89%) Software Engineering
11 26 (23.01%) AngularJS
12 23 (20.35%) GitHub
12 23 (20.35%) React
12 23 (20.35%) Java 9
13 20 (17.70%) C
13 20 (17.70%) Android
14 19 (16.81%) Microservices
15 16 (14.16%) DevOps
15 16 (14.16%) C++
15 16 (14.16%) .NET
16 15 (13.27%) C#
17 14 (12.39%) Unit Testing
17 14 (12.39%) Computer Science
17 14 (12.39%) Jenkins
18 13 (11.50%) Go
18 13 (11.50%) Android Development
18 13 (11.50%) Docker

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 (4.42%) JBoss
2 1 (0.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.35%) GitHub
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) 3G
1 10 (8.85%) 4G
1 10 (8.85%) VoIP
2 3 (2.65%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.77%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) NFC
4 1 (0.88%) RFID
4 1 (0.88%) SMS
4 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.71%) Big Data
2 35 (30.97%) Blockchain
3 8 (7.08%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.31%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.54%) MariaDB
5 4 (3.54%) MySQL
5 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (30.97%) JIRA
2 14 (12.39%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.19%) Android Studio
3 7 (6.19%) Xcode
4 3 (2.65%) Subversion
5 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.77%) Maven
6 1 (0.88%) MSTest
6 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Back Office
4 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (53.98%) Developer
2 41 (36.28%) Java Developer
3 22 (19.47%) Software Engineer
4 15 (13.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Software Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Java Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Android Developer
7 12 (10.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Core Java Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Junior
9 9 (7.96%) Junior Developer
10 8 (7.08%) Architect
10 8 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (6.19%) iOS Android Developer
11 7 (6.19%) iOS Developer
11 7 (6.19%) Mobile Developer
11 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
12 6 (5.31%) Junior Java Developer
12 6 (5.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.01%) AngularJS
2 23 (20.35%) React
3 16 (14.16%) .NET
4 6 (5.31%) RESTful
5 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.54%) Java EE
6 4 (3.54%) Node.js
6 4 (3.54%) Spring
6 4 (3.54%) Web Services
7 3 (2.65%) REST
7 3 (2.65%) SOAP
7 3 (2.65%) XML
8 2 (1.77%) HTML
8 2 (1.77%) JDBC
8 2 (1.77%) JMS
8 2 (1.77%) JPA
8 2 (1.77%) jQuery
9 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.28%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (12.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.19%) User Experience
4 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Fintech
7 1 (0.88%) BBC
7 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.70%) Android
2 9 (7.96%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.54%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.74%) TDD
3 36 (31.86%) Artificial Intelligence
4 34 (30.09%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (23.89%) Open Source
5 27 (23.89%) Software Engineering
6 19 (16.81%) Microservices
7 16 (14.16%) DevOps
8 14 (12.39%) Unit Testing
9 13 (11.50%) Android Development
10 7 (6.19%) iOS Development
11 4 (3.54%) Mobile Development
11 4 (3.54%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (2.65%) API Development
12 3 (2.65%) API Integration
12 3 (2.65%) Critical Thinking
12 3 (2.65%) MVC
12 3 (2.65%) OO
12 3 (2.65%) Time Management
13 2 (1.77%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.86%) Python
2 33 (29.20%) Java 8
3 31 (27.43%) SQL
4 23 (20.35%) Java 9
5 20 (17.70%) C
6 16 (14.16%) C++
7 15 (13.27%) C#
8 13 (11.50%) Go
9 12 (10.62%) Ruby
10 8 (7.08%) Apple Swift
11 7 (6.19%) Objective-C
12 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
13 4 (3.54%) PHP
14 2 (1.77%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.88%) ABAP
15 1 (0.88%) VB
15 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) GCP
2 2 (1.77%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) Kubernetes
1 12 (10.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (9.73%) Capita
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) DocuSign
3 1 (0.88%) Google
3 1 (0.88%) hybris
3 1 (0.88%) SAP
3 1 (0.88%) Telerik