The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 70 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 808 759 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.80% 3.22% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 3.40% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 730 691 738
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20191 22325 21425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.95% 94.83% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16176 17922 17686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South East region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Java Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +63 203 £55,000 +19.56% 16
Surrey +4 190 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Hampshire +4 98 £40,000 -11.11% 12
West Sussex +12 92 £41,000 -3.52% 1
Oxfordshire +6 63 £47,500 -13.63% 8
Buckinghamshire -17 57 £43,500 -3.33% 7
East Sussex -19 48 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Kent +34 39 £52,500 +20.00% 6
Middlesex +32 28 £52,500 -32.25% 1
M4 Corridor - 3 £45,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 1550 (100.00%) Java
2 888 (57.29%) Spring
3 681 (43.94%) J2EE
4 663 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
5 609 (39.29%) Hibernate
6 596 (38.45%) JavaScript
7 517 (33.35%) SQL
8 450 (29.03%) HTML
9 440 (28.39%) Linux
10 436 (28.13%) Web Services
11 415 (26.77%) MySQL
12 373 (24.06%) Tomcat
13 329 (21.23%) CSS
14 326 (21.03%) Eclipse
15 321 (20.71%) XML
15 321 (20.71%) Degree
16 316 (20.39%) JSP
17 314 (20.26%) Software Engineering
18 313 (20.19%) Oracle
19 303 (19.55%) Maven
20 301 (19.42%) MVC
21 295 (19.03%) TDD
22 261 (16.84%) Scrum
23 260 (16.77%) jQuery
24 243 (15.68%) OO
25 242 (15.61%) Apache
26 234 (15.10%) JUnit
27 227 (14.65%) JBoss
28 226 (14.58%) Git (software)
29 216 (13.94%) Finance

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 373 (24.06%) Tomcat
2 242 (15.61%) Apache
3 227 (14.65%) JBoss
4 60 (3.87%) WebSphere
5 52 (3.35%) WebLogic
6 47 (3.03%) Apache Solr
7 32 (2.06%) Jetty
8 30 (1.94%) Node.js
9 27 (1.74%) Mule
10 22 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
11 16 (1.03%) Confluence
11 16 (1.03%) CMS
12 12 (0.77%) Mule ESB
13 10 (0.65%) Apache Pig
14 9 (0.58%) WildFly
14 9 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.52%) Drupal
16 7 (0.45%) IIS
16 7 (0.45%) Liferay
17 6 (0.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 42 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.065%) MS Office
3 1 (0.065%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.19%) BusinessWare
2 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.19%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.52%) SaaS
2 50 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.065%) GitHub
6 1 (0.065%) Route 53
6 1 (0.065%) Trello
6 1 (0.065%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.065%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.065%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.39%) HTTP
2 21 (1.35%) Internet
3 19 (1.23%) LDAP
4 12 (0.77%) Broadband
5 8 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.52%) SAN
6 7 (0.45%) AMQP
7 4 (0.26%) Firewall
7 4 (0.26%) Intranet
7 4 (0.26%) FTP
8 3 (0.19%) Bluetooth
8 3 (0.19%) NFC
9 2 (0.13%) RFID
9 2 (0.13%) SSL
9 2 (0.13%) CTI
9 2 (0.13%) DNS
10 1 (0.065%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (26.77%) MySQL
2 180 (11.61%) SQL Server
3 129 (8.32%) Relational Database
4 90 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
5 84 (5.42%) RDBMS
6 77 (4.97%) NoSQL
7 40 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 35 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 29 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (1.48%) Big Data
11 20 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.65%) MarkLogic
14 9 (0.58%) Riak
14 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.52%) Hazelcast
16 7 (0.45%) BaseX
16 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.45%) SQLite
17 6 (0.39%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 326 (21.03%) Eclipse
2 303 (19.55%) Maven
3 234 (15.10%) JUnit
4 226 (14.58%) Git (software)
5 203 (13.10%) Subversion
6 189 (12.19%) Ant
7 136 (8.77%) Jenkins
8 74 (4.77%) JIRA
9 54 (3.48%) TestNG
10 53 (3.42%) Mockito
11 47 (3.03%) NetBeans
12 42 (2.71%) Selenium
13 37 (2.39%) IntelliJ
14 36 (2.32%) jMock
15 30 (1.94%) JMeter
16 29 (1.87%) SoapUI
17 24 (1.55%) Cucumber
18 14 (0.90%) Gradle
19 10 (0.65%) DbUnit
19 10 (0.65%) ClearCase
General
1 216 (13.94%) Finance
2 135 (8.71%) Telecoms
3 56 (3.61%) Retail
4 32 (2.06%) Advertising
5 27 (1.74%) Banking
6 26 (1.68%) Publishing
7 15 (0.97%) Games
8 10 (0.65%) Electronics
8 10 (0.65%) Automotive
9 9 (0.58%) Marketing
10 6 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.13%) Legal
12 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.065%) Front Office
13 1 (0.065%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 888 (57.29%) Spring
2 681 (43.94%) J2EE
3 609 (39.29%) Hibernate
4 450 (29.03%) HTML
5 436 (28.13%) Web Services
6 329 (21.23%) CSS
7 321 (20.71%) XML
8 316 (20.39%) JSP
9 260 (16.77%) jQuery
10 210 (13.55%) Spring MVC
11 204 (13.16%) JSON
11 204 (13.16%) SOAP
12 192 (12.39%) Ajax
13 187 (12.06%) Servlets
14 182 (11.74%) Java EE
15 160 (10.32%) REST
16 138 (8.90%) JDBC
17 127 (8.19%) Struts
18 124 (8.00%) RESTful
19 103 (6.65%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 205 (13.23%) Computer Science
2 160 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (6.26%) Open Source
4 66 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 34 (2.19%) Equities
6 34 (2.19%) Derivative
7 32 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 24 (1.55%) User Experience
9 18 (1.16%) GIS
10 17 (1.10%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.03%) iPad
11 16 (1.03%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.71%) Semantic Web
13 10 (0.65%) Physics
13 10 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
14 8 (0.52%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
15 7 (0.45%) iPhone
15 7 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 440 (28.39%) Linux
2 179 (11.55%) UNIX
3 101 (6.52%) Windows
4 66 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (3.35%) Android
6 38 (2.45%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.19%) AIX
10 3 (0.19%) Solaris
11 2 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.13%) CentOS
11 2 (0.13%) VMS
11 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.065%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.065%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.065%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (20.26%) Software Engineering
3 301 (19.42%) MVC
4 295 (19.03%) TDD
5 261 (16.84%) Scrum
6 243 (15.68%) OO
7 147 (9.48%) Multithreading
7 147 (9.48%) UML
8 138 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
9 135 (8.71%) E-Commerce
10 132 (8.52%) Unit Testing
11 124 (8.00%) Web Development
12 118 (7.61%) OOD
13 94 (6.06%) SOA
14 79 (5.10%) OOP
15 78 (5.03%) Waterfall
16 70 (4.52%) BDD
17 51 (3.29%) Mentoring
18 48 (3.10%) Integration Testing
19 44 (2.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1550 (100.00%) Java
2 596 (38.45%) JavaScript
3 517 (33.35%) SQL
4 82 (5.29%) C++
5 50 (3.23%) Scala
6 49 (3.16%) PL/SQL
6 49 (3.16%) Python
7 45 (2.90%) C#
8 44 (2.84%) PHP
9 42 (2.71%) Ruby
10 41 (2.65%) Perl
11 33 (2.13%) XPath
12 32 (2.06%) C
13 31 (2.00%) XQuery
14 25 (1.61%) HQL
14 25 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 25 (1.61%) AspectJ
15 23 (1.48%) Groovy
16 21 (1.35%) Tcl
17 20 (1.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 321 (20.71%) Degree
2 27 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.42%) OCPJP
4 21 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (1.03%) Sun Certification
7 9 (0.58%) PhD
8 7 (0.45%) OCMJD
9 6 (0.39%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.48%) QA
2 14 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.32%) DICOM
4 1 (0.065%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (0.71%) Puppet
2 9 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 313 (20.19%) Oracle
2 66 (4.26%) Red Hat
3 61 (3.94%) hybris
4 37 (2.39%) Microsoft
5 34 (2.19%) Google
6 29 (1.87%) Sun
7 26 (1.68%) Endeca
7 26 (1.68%) IBM
8 19 (1.23%) SAP
9 11 (0.71%) Kony
9 11 (0.71%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.71%) ATG
9 11 (0.71%) Sencha
10 9 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.45%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.39%) Alterian
13 4 (0.26%) VMware
13 4 (0.26%) Remedy
13 4 (0.26%) Atomikos
14 3 (0.19%) Sybase
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