Java Jobs in the South West

Java
England > South West

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West requiring Java skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Java over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 35 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 474 573 1,193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 5.10% 9.13% 12.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.33% 24.73% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 310 319 558
10th Percentile £32,000 £43,000 £37,171
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £62,500 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.20% +9.65% +8.57%
75th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £82,625 £85,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +7.41%

All Programming Languages
South West

Java falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills in the South West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,586 2,317 4,336
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 27.82% 36.94% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,934 1,616 2,752
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,813 £31,680
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,194 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Java in the South West

Java
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in the South West.

Salary trend for Java in the South West

Java
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in the South West over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Java in the South West

Java
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Gloucestershire -3 191 £60,000 -7.69% 13
Bristol -12 171 £60,000 -10.08% 39
Dorset -12 54 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Devon -14 23 £36,984 -22.14% 3
Wiltshire -35 18 £35,000 -47.17% 2
Somerset -2 8 £52,250 -0.48% 3
Java
England

Java
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (6.75%) Apache
2 21 (4.43%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.69%) Confluence
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.63%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.63%) JBoss
5 3 (0.63%) SAS
6 2 (0.42%) Drupal
7 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.21%) GeoServer
Applications
1 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.63%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) NEC Housing
2 2 (0.42%) iTrent
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 228 (48.10%) AWS
2 187 (39.45%) Azure
3 73 (15.40%) OpenShift
4 43 (9.07%) GCP
5 30 (6.33%) Serverless
6 28 (5.91%) SaaS
7 27 (5.70%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (4.43%) Amazon EKS
9 19 (4.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (3.16%) Microsoft 365
11 13 (2.74%) npm
11 13 (2.74%) Power Platform
11 13 (2.74%) PowerApps
12 11 (2.32%) GitHub
13 10 (2.11%) Firebase
14 9 (1.90%) Amazon S3
15 8 (1.69%) Power Automate
16 7 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
17 4 (0.84%) Azure DevOps
18 2 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.17%) DNS
2 30 (6.33%) DHCP
3 28 (5.91%) HTTP
4 27 (5.70%) TCP/IP
5 24 (5.06%) AMQP
6 11 (2.32%) Firewall
7 10 (2.11%) Network Security
8 4 (0.84%) VPN
9 3 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.63%) VSAN
10 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.27%) Big Data
2 22 (4.64%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.43%) Hadoop
4 20 (4.22%) SQL Server
5 18 (3.80%) Cloudera CDH
6 14 (2.95%) MySQL
6 14 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.69%) Power BI
10 7 (1.48%) Data Lake
11 6 (1.27%) BigQuery
11 6 (1.27%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.05%) InfluxDB
12 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.84%) Looker
14 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (8.23%) GitLab
2 34 (7.17%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.06%) Git
4 16 (3.38%) JIRA
5 13 (2.74%) Cucumber
6 12 (2.53%) LabVIEW
6 12 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.32%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.32%) Selenium
7 11 (2.32%) Storybook
8 10 (2.11%) Subversion
9 9 (1.90%) Cypress.io
9 9 (1.90%) NetBeans
10 7 (1.48%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.05%) IntelliJ
12 4 (0.84%) Maven
12 4 (0.84%) Postman
12 4 (0.84%) SonarQube
12 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 77 (16.24%) Social Skills
2 71 (14.98%) Aerospace
3 66 (13.92%) Finance
4 39 (8.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 26 (5.49%) Tech for Good
6 25 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.38%) Law
8 15 (3.16%) Marketing
9 14 (2.95%) Financial Institution
10 13 (2.74%) Electronics
10 13 (2.74%) Telecoms
11 12 (2.53%) Public Sector
12 11 (2.32%) Banking
13 10 (2.11%) Fire and Rescue
13 10 (2.11%) Military
14 9 (1.90%) Manufacturing
15 7 (1.48%) Investment Banking
15 7 (1.48%) Publishing
16 6 (1.27%) Retail
17 5 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 159 (33.54%) Software Engineer
2 129 (27.22%) Developer
3 101 (21.31%) Senior
4 57 (12.03%) Lead
5 52 (10.97%) Java Developer
6 46 (9.70%) Java Engineer
7 41 (8.65%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 36 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
9 32 (6.75%) Software Developer
10 29 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 29 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
11 28 (5.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (4.43%) AWS Engineer
13 19 (4.01%) Senior Developer
14 18 (3.80%) Architect
15 16 (3.38%) Applications Developer
15 16 (3.38%) Automation Engineer
15 16 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
15 16 (3.38%) Platform Engineer
16 14 (2.95%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (23.63%) React
2 89 (18.78%) Spring
3 70 (14.77%) Spring Boot
4 66 (13.92%) AngularJS
5 47 (9.92%) Node.js
6 46 (9.70%) REST
7 39 (8.23%) HTML
8 34 (7.17%) CSS
9 27 (5.70%) Kafka
9 27 (5.70%) Swagger
10 24 (5.06%) OpenAPI
10 24 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
11 23 (4.85%) .NET
12 20 (4.22%) RESTful
13 18 (3.80%) gRPC
13 18 (3.80%) Material-UI
14 12 (2.53%) Hibernate
15 11 (2.32%) HTML5
15 11 (2.32%) Sass
16 10 (2.11%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.96%) Private Cloud
2 28 (5.91%) Cloud Native
3 20 (4.22%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (2.32%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.48%) Distributed Systems
7 7 (1.48%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.48%) Low-Code
7 7 (1.48%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.27%) PMI
9 5 (1.05%) Replication
10 4 (0.84%) Acoustics
10 4 (0.84%) Fibre Optics
10 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.84%) NHS
10 4 (0.84%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 109 (23.00%) Linux
2 61 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (10.76%) Windows
4 21 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 19 (4.01%) Android
6 18 (3.80%) CentOS
6 18 (3.80%) Debian
6 18 (3.80%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.69%) Unix
8 7 (1.48%) AIX
9 6 (1.27%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.63%) Solaris
11 2 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (48.31%) Software Engineering
2 223 (47.05%) Agile
3 98 (20.68%) DevOps
4 90 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
5 83 (17.51%) CI/CD
5 83 (17.51%) Scrum
6 73 (15.40%) Collaborative Working
7 68 (14.35%) Microservices
8 66 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (13.71%) Open Source
10 61 (12.87%) Full Stack Development
11 59 (12.45%) Test Automation
12 52 (10.97%) Mentoring
13 51 (10.76%) SDLC
14 50 (10.55%) Actionable Insight
14 50 (10.55%) Containerisation
15 47 (9.92%) Infrastructure as Code
16 46 (9.70%) Configuration Management
17 43 (9.07%) Computer Science
18 36 (7.59%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 236 (49.79%) Python
2 159 (33.54%) JavaScript
3 104 (21.94%) SQL
4 70 (14.77%) TypeScript
5 54 (11.39%) C#
6 37 (7.81%) Bash
7 35 (7.38%) C
7 35 (7.38%) C++
8 28 (5.91%) PowerShell
9 20 (4.22%) Go
10 18 (3.80%) Kotlin
10 18 (3.80%) Perl
11 14 (2.95%) Scala
12 13 (2.74%) PHP
12 13 (2.74%) Swift
13 12 (2.53%) Rust
14 10 (2.11%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.48%) Fortran
15 7 (1.48%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.48%) R
Qualifications
1 195 (41.14%) Security Cleared
2 98 (20.68%) SC Cleared
3 88 (18.57%) DV Cleared
4 75 (15.82%) Degree
5 28 (5.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.48%) HNC
7 6 (1.27%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.27%) SANS
8 5 (1.05%) CISA
8 5 (1.05%) CISM
8 5 (1.05%) CISSP
8 5 (1.05%) CRISC
9 4 (0.84%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.84%) Azure Certification
9 4 (0.84%) CCNA
9 4 (0.84%) CCNP
9 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.63%) AWS Certified Developer
10 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.43%) QA
2 8 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.48%) TickIT
4 6 (1.27%) NIST
5 3 (0.63%) Def Stans
5 3 (0.63%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.42%) SLA
7 1 (0.21%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.21%) AQAP
7 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 113 (23.84%) Docker
2 32 (6.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (6.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 116 (24.47%) Kubernetes
2 84 (17.72%) Ansible
3 61 (12.87%) Puppet
4 48 (10.13%) Terraform
5 21 (4.43%) Progress Chef
6 15 (3.16%) Salt
7 7 (1.48%) Kibana
7 7 (1.48%) Prometheus
8 5 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (1.05%) Grafana
9 3 (0.63%) Opsgenie
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Statspack
9 3 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (10.13%) Red Hat
2 42 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.75%) VMware
4 27 (5.70%) Google
5 21 (4.43%) Oracle
6 18 (3.80%) SaltStack
7 14 (2.95%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.48%) Cisco
8 7 (1.48%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.27%) SAP
9 6 (1.27%) YouTube
10 4 (0.84%) AppDynamics
10 4 (0.84%) Civica
10 4 (0.84%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.84%) NEC
11 3 (0.63%) Citrix
11 3 (0.63%) Genesys
11 3 (0.63%) HP
11 3 (0.63%) NGA Human Resources
11 3 (0.63%) Northgate