The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 72 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.86% 0.40% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.41% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Software Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
733 729 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.21% 97.59% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 626 608 640
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Oxford region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (66.67%) JUnit
4 19 (63.33%) Semantic Web
4 19 (63.33%) Big Data
5 18 (60.00%) Mockito
5 18 (60.00%) Puppet
5 18 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (60.00%) Ansible
5 18 (60.00%) Linux
5 18 (60.00%) Spring
5 18 (60.00%) jQuery
6 14 (46.67%) Maven
7 13 (43.33%) Oracle
7 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (40.00%) Node.js
8 12 (40.00%) Process Improvement
8 12 (40.00%) Publishing
8 12 (40.00%) Ant
8 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (36.67%) Spring MVC
9 11 (36.67%) Grails
9 11 (36.67%) MVC
9 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
9 11 (36.67%) Play Framework
10 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (30.00%) C++

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) JUnit
2 18 (60.00%) Mockito
3 14 (46.67%) Maven
4 12 (40.00%) Ant
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (40.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) jQuery
1 18 (60.00%) Spring
2 11 (36.67%) Grails
2 11 (36.67%) Play Framework
2 11 (36.67%) Spring MVC
3 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (23.33%) J2SE
4 7 (23.33%) JMS
5 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (20.00%) JBoss Seam
5 6 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (16.67%) Java EE
6 5 (16.67%) JSF
6 5 (16.67%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
9 1 (3.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Semantic Web
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (36.67%) MVC
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) SOA
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) High-Throughput Computing
6 6 (20.00%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) OOP
6 6 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (16.67%) Product Management
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.00%) Image Processing
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) Information Management
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) C
5 6 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) XPath
7 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.67%) C#
9 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Ansible
1 18 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Talend