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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 77 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 738 710 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.56% 3.57% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 3.77% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 669 623 783
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -11 169 £51,750 +15.00% 18
Berkshire -23 164 £53,750 +2.38% 37
Hampshire 0 103 £41,250 -2.94% 12
Kent +50 87 £47,500 +15.85% 6
West Sussex -7 78 £40,000 - 5
East Sussex +9 70 £41,750 +11.33% 4
Buckinghamshire -18 27 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Oxfordshire -5 26 £47,500 -5.00% 13
Middlesex +7 16 £52,500 -6.66% 2
Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1399 (99.86%) Java
2 724 (51.68%) Spring
3 577 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 557 (39.76%) JavaScript
5 547 (39.04%) J2EE
6 519 (37.04%) SQL
7 508 (36.26%) Hibernate
8 420 (29.98%) HTML
9 411 (29.34%) Linux
10 376 (26.84%) MySQL
11 366 (26.12%) Degree
12 357 (25.48%) CSS
13 351 (25.05%) Web Services
14 337 (24.05%) Oracle
15 309 (22.06%) XML
16 308 (21.98%) Software Engineering
17 291 (20.77%) MVC
18 287 (20.49%) Maven
19 271 (19.34%) TDD
20 265 (18.92%) Eclipse
21 261 (18.63%) Tomcat
22 249 (17.77%) JSP
23 241 (17.20%) Computer Science
24 234 (16.70%) JUnit
25 222 (15.85%) jQuery
26 220 (15.70%) Apache
27 218 (15.56%) OO
28 215 (15.35%) Git (software)
29 208 (14.85%) SOAP
30 189 (13.49%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 261 (18.63%) Tomcat
2 220 (15.70%) Apache
3 180 (12.85%) JBoss
4 50 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 43 (3.07%) Apache Solr
6 32 (2.28%) WebSphere
7 22 (1.57%) WildFly
8 21 (1.50%) Apache ServiceMix
9 18 (1.28%) Jetty
10 14 (1.00%) Mule
11 13 (0.93%) Apache Spark
11 13 (0.93%) Node.js
12 11 (0.79%) CMS
12 11 (0.79%) Confluence
13 10 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
14 9 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.64%) GlassFish
15 7 (0.50%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.071%) ArcView
Business Applications
1 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.57%) SaaS
2 28 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.36%) Route 53
4 5 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (0.36%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.21%) GitHub
5 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.071%) Trello
6 1 (0.071%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.071%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 111 (7.92%) HTTP
2 30 (2.14%) SAN
3 25 (1.78%) LDAP
4 22 (1.57%) Internet
5 10 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.43%) Intranet
7 5 (0.36%) Wireless
8 4 (0.29%) FTP
9 3 (0.21%) DNS
9 3 (0.21%) Firewall
10 2 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.14%) AMQP
10 2 (0.14%) SSL
11 1 (0.071%) IPv4
11 1 (0.071%) IPv6
11 1 (0.071%) VoIP
11 1 (0.071%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (26.84%) MySQL
2 161 (11.49%) SQL Server
3 99 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
4 95 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 75 (5.35%) Hadoop
6 70 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 55 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 55 (3.93%) MongoDB
8 54 (3.85%) Big Data
9 25 (1.78%) Oracle Database
10 20 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (1.14%) HBase
12 9 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.57%) Apache Accumulo
14 7 (0.50%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.43%) MarkLogic
15 6 (0.43%) Hazelcast
16 5 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 287 (20.49%) Maven
2 265 (18.92%) Eclipse
3 234 (16.70%) JUnit
4 215 (15.35%) Git (software)
5 172 (12.28%) Subversion
6 142 (10.14%) Ant
7 114 (8.14%) Jenkins
8 83 (5.92%) JIRA
9 76 (5.42%) TestNG
10 66 (4.71%) Mockito
11 48 (3.43%) NetBeans
12 37 (2.64%) SoapUI
13 32 (2.28%) Selenium
14 24 (1.71%) IntelliJ
15 22 (1.57%) DbUnit
15 22 (1.57%) Hudson
16 21 (1.50%) jMock
17 20 (1.43%) YourKit
18 15 (1.07%) Gradle
18 15 (1.07%) JMeter
General
1 189 (13.49%) Finance
2 120 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 40 (2.86%) Retail
4 35 (2.50%) Banking
5 28 (2.00%) Advertising
5 28 (2.00%) Publishing
6 15 (1.07%) Marketing
7 11 (0.79%) Games
8 8 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.43%) Electronics
10 5 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.29%) Automotive
12 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.071%) Military
13 1 (0.071%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 724 (51.68%) Spring
2 547 (39.04%) J2EE
3 508 (36.26%) Hibernate
4 420 (29.98%) HTML
5 357 (25.48%) CSS
6 351 (25.05%) Web Services
7 309 (22.06%) XML
8 249 (17.77%) JSP
9 222 (15.85%) jQuery
10 208 (14.85%) SOAP
11 188 (13.42%) Spring MVC
12 174 (12.42%) Java EE
13 173 (12.35%) JSON
14 150 (10.71%) JDBC
15 140 (9.99%) RESTful
16 139 (9.92%) REST
17 133 (9.49%) Ajax
18 119 (8.49%) Servlets
19 117 (8.35%) JSF
20 111 (7.92%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 241 (17.20%) Computer Science
2 125 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (5.14%) Open Source
4 43 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (2.71%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.14%) iPad
7 27 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 25 (1.78%) Client/Server
9 24 (1.71%) User Experience
10 21 (1.50%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.21%) iPhone
11 17 (1.21%) Social Media
12 15 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
12 15 (1.07%) Physics
13 13 (0.93%) GIS
14 9 (0.64%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.57%) Derivative
15 8 (0.57%) DTV
15 8 (0.57%) Equities
16 7 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 411 (29.34%) Linux
2 146 (10.42%) UNIX
3 71 (5.07%) Windows
4 37 (2.64%) Android
5 29 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.29%) Solaris
10 3 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.21%) SUSE
10 3 (0.21%) LynxOS
10 3 (0.21%) VxWorks
10 3 (0.21%) CentOS
10 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.14%) VMS
11 2 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (21.98%) Software Engineering
3 291 (20.77%) MVC
4 271 (19.34%) TDD
5 218 (15.56%) OO
6 157 (11.21%) Scrum
7 155 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
8 145 (10.35%) Unit Testing
9 127 (9.06%) E-Commerce
10 116 (8.28%) Multithreading
11 107 (7.64%) Web Development
12 98 (7.00%) OOD
13 97 (6.92%) UML
14 68 (4.85%) Integration Testing
15 66 (4.71%) SOA
16 58 (4.14%) BDD
17 57 (4.07%) Mentoring
18 50 (3.57%) OOP
19 46 (3.28%) Project Management
19 46 (3.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1399 (99.86%) Java
2 557 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 519 (37.04%) SQL
4 81 (5.78%) C++
5 68 (4.85%) Perl
6 59 (4.21%) Groovy
7 53 (3.78%) C#
8 48 (3.43%) Scala
8 48 (3.43%) C
9 42 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 38 (2.71%) VB
11 36 (2.57%) XPath
12 35 (2.50%) VB6
12 35 (2.50%) Ruby
13 31 (2.21%) Shell Script
14 30 (2.14%) XQuery
15 27 (1.93%) Python
16 22 (1.57%) VB.NET
17 17 (1.21%) PHP
18 14 (1.00%) HQL
Qualifications
1 366 (26.12%) Degree
2 37 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.36%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.14%) OCPJP
5 24 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
6 19 (1.36%) Sun Certification
7 15 (1.07%) PhD
8 11 (0.79%) OCMJD
9 10 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.14%) OCPJWCD
10 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.071%) HNC
11 1 (0.071%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.43%) QA
2 12 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.21%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (0.36%) Docker
1 5 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.21%) HDFS
3 1 (0.071%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.071%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (0.43%) Puppet
3 3 (0.21%) Ansible
3 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.071%) Ambari
Vendors
1 337 (24.05%) Oracle
2 40 (2.86%) Sun
3 32 (2.28%) hybris
4 30 (2.14%) Google
5 28 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 27 (1.93%) Microsoft
7 20 (1.43%) SAP
8 16 (1.14%) Endeca
8 16 (1.14%) IBM
9 11 (0.79%) Atomikos
9 11 (0.79%) Kony
9 11 (0.79%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.79%) Sencha
10 9 (0.64%) ATG
11 6 (0.43%) Alterian
11 6 (0.43%) Remedy
12 3 (0.21%) Sybase
12 3 (0.21%) HP
13 2 (0.14%) GigaSpaces
13 2 (0.14%) Atlassian
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT People First
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competative + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health plan and 25
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago