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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 87 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 656 716 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.16% 3.16% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 3.33% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 617 634 599
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Surrey -25 160 £47,500 - 15
Berkshire +6 146 £52,500 +10.52% 26
Oxfordshire +47 76 £50,000 +3.09% 10
Hampshire -5 75 £45,000 +2.27% 6
Buckinghamshire +1 65 £45,000 - 3
West Sussex +28 48 £35,000 -17.64% 10
Kent +27 46 £38,000 -15.55% 4
East Sussex -7 25 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Middlesex -11 5 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Sussex - 1 £57,500 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1470 (100.00%) Java
2 851 (57.89%) Spring
3 673 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
4 614 (41.77%) J2EE
5 589 (40.07%) JavaScript
6 588 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 474 (32.24%) SQL
8 448 (30.48%) HTML
9 424 (28.84%) Web Services
10 386 (26.26%) Linux
11 370 (25.17%) XML
12 349 (23.74%) Tomcat
13 333 (22.65%) Degree
14 323 (21.97%) CSS
15 315 (21.43%) MySQL
16 299 (20.34%) Oracle
17 292 (19.86%) Eclipse
18 280 (19.05%) Software Engineering
19 276 (18.78%) jQuery
20 275 (18.71%) Finance
21 262 (17.82%) Scrum
22 258 (17.55%) JSP
23 251 (17.07%) MVC
24 246 (16.73%) TDD
25 240 (16.33%) Maven
26 230 (15.65%) Computer Science
27 219 (14.90%) JUnit
28 212 (14.42%) OO
29 207 (14.08%) UNIX
30 197 (13.40%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 349 (23.74%) Tomcat
2 197 (13.40%) JBoss
3 190 (12.93%) Apache
4 94 (6.39%) WebSphere
5 74 (5.03%) WebLogic
6 39 (2.65%) Apache Solr
7 33 (2.24%) Jetty
8 32 (2.18%) Node.js
9 29 (1.97%) Mule
10 25 (1.70%) Mule ESB
11 22 (1.50%) Confluence
12 21 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
13 14 (0.95%) Drupal
14 12 (0.82%) GlassFish
15 11 (0.75%) Liferay
15 11 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
16 10 (0.68%) CMS
16 10 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (0.61%) Apache Pig
18 8 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 31 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.20%) Mingle
3 2 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (0.20%) BusinessWare
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.068%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.35%) SaaS
2 49 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.20%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.20%) GitHub
6 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.068%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 75 (5.10%) HTTP
2 22 (1.50%) Internet
3 21 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 19 (1.29%) Broadband
5 11 (0.75%) SAN
6 10 (0.68%) LDAP
7 6 (0.41%) AMQP
8 3 (0.20%) NFC
8 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.14%) CTI
9 2 (0.14%) RFID
10 1 (0.068%) Firewall
10 1 (0.068%) DNS
10 1 (0.068%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (21.43%) MySQL
2 185 (12.59%) SQL Server
3 122 (8.30%) Relational Database
4 83 (5.65%) NoSQL
5 67 (4.56%) RDBMS
6 64 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (2.45%) Big Data
8 35 (2.38%) MongoDB
9 34 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (2.24%) Hadoop
10 33 (2.24%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.16%) Riak
12 17 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (0.68%) JasperReports
15 9 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (0.41%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 292 (19.86%) Eclipse
2 240 (16.33%) Maven
3 219 (14.90%) JUnit
4 188 (12.79%) Git (software)
5 184 (12.52%) Subversion
6 161 (10.95%) Ant
7 122 (8.30%) Jenkins
8 94 (6.39%) JIRA
9 60 (4.08%) Selenium
10 44 (2.99%) Mockito
11 35 (2.38%) Cucumber
12 29 (1.97%) IntelliJ
13 28 (1.90%) jMock
14 24 (1.63%) NetBeans
15 17 (1.16%) JMeter
16 16 (1.09%) TestNG
17 13 (0.88%) Gradle
18 12 (0.82%) Eclipse RCP
19 10 (0.68%) DbUnit
19 10 (0.68%) Hudson
General
1 275 (18.71%) Finance
2 143 (9.73%) Telecoms
3 56 (3.81%) Retail
4 23 (1.56%) Banking
5 22 (1.50%) Advertising
6 16 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.09%) Law
6 16 (1.09%) Marketing
7 14 (0.95%) Electronics
8 11 (0.75%) Automotive
8 11 (0.75%) Publishing
9 8 (0.54%) Games
10 4 (0.27%) Legal
11 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.068%) Front Office
12 1 (0.068%) Military
12 1 (0.068%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 851 (57.89%) Spring
2 614 (41.77%) J2EE
3 588 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 448 (30.48%) HTML
5 424 (28.84%) Web Services
6 370 (25.17%) XML
7 323 (21.97%) CSS
8 276 (18.78%) jQuery
9 258 (17.55%) JSP
10 191 (12.99%) JSON
11 190 (12.93%) Java EE
12 183 (12.45%) Ajax
13 176 (11.97%) Servlets
14 170 (11.56%) SOAP
15 161 (10.95%) Spring MVC
15 161 (10.95%) REST
16 132 (8.98%) Struts
17 103 (7.01%) RESTful
18 97 (6.60%) JDBC
19 94 (6.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 230 (15.65%) Computer Science
2 148 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (2.99%) Equities
4 44 (2.99%) Derivative
5 31 (2.11%) Client/Server
6 24 (1.63%) Mathematics
6 24 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 14 (0.95%) User Experience
9 13 (0.88%) GIS
10 11 (0.75%) DTV
10 11 (0.75%) Data Integration
11 10 (0.68%) Semantic Web
11 10 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.68%) Physics
12 9 (0.61%) Clustering
12 9 (0.61%) iPad
13 6 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 386 (26.26%) Linux
2 207 (14.08%) UNIX
3 111 (7.55%) Windows
4 76 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 59 (4.01%) Apple iOS
6 42 (2.86%) Android
7 16 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.88%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.48%) AIX
10 6 (0.41%) Solaris
11 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.068%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.068%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 673 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 262 (17.82%) Scrum
4 251 (17.07%) MVC
5 246 (16.73%) TDD
6 212 (14.42%) OO
7 190 (12.93%) SDLC
8 143 (9.73%) UML
9 133 (9.05%) Unit Testing
10 126 (8.57%) Multithreading
11 117 (7.96%) E-Commerce
12 114 (7.76%) SOA
13 100 (6.80%) Web Development
13 100 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (6.73%) Open Source
15 88 (5.99%) OOP
16 83 (5.65%) Waterfall
17 80 (5.44%) BDD
18 78 (5.31%) OOD
19 54 (3.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1470 (100.00%) Java
2 589 (40.07%) JavaScript
3 474 (32.24%) SQL
4 76 (5.17%) C++
5 71 (4.83%) PL/SQL
6 68 (4.63%) PHP
7 62 (4.22%) Scala
8 47 (3.20%) Ruby
9 45 (3.06%) Python
10 35 (2.38%) C#
11 26 (1.77%) C
11 26 (1.77%) XQuery
12 23 (1.56%) Objective-C
12 23 (1.56%) AspectJ
13 22 (1.50%) Tcl
14 20 (1.36%) Perl
15 18 (1.22%) Shell Script
15 18 (1.22%) XPath
16 17 (1.16%) VB.NET
17 16 (1.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 333 (22.65%) Degree
2 34 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.50%) Sun Certification
4 20 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.75%) OCPJP
6 9 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.34%) OCMJD
8 4 (0.27%) OCPJWCD
9 3 (0.20%) PhD
10 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.068%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.97%) QA
2 5 (0.34%) DICOM
3 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.068%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.068%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.068%) KVM
3 1 (0.068%) Docker
3 1 (0.068%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.16%) Puppet
2 16 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.88%) Ansible
4 4 (0.27%) Nagios
5 1 (0.068%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 299 (20.34%) Oracle
2 80 (5.44%) Red Hat
3 61 (4.15%) hybris
4 33 (2.24%) IBM
5 30 (2.04%) Google
6 28 (1.90%) SAP
7 18 (1.22%) Sun
8 14 (0.95%) Microsoft
8 14 (0.95%) Endeca
9 8 (0.54%) Sybase
10 7 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.48%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.34%) Demandware
11 5 (0.34%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.27%) Splunk
12 4 (0.27%) VMware
13 3 (0.20%) Ab Initio
13 3 (0.20%) Vitria
13 3 (0.20%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.20%) webMethods
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benenfits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
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IT Connections
Salary: to £46,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 50,000k + Competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
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CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 Days’ Holiday & Ski Trip!
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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