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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 84 96 97
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 672 660 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.22% 2.96% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 3.12% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 625 578 540
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +21 156 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Surrey -24 154 £50,000 +4.16% 12
Hampshire -4 80 £45,000 +3.44% 17
Oxfordshire +41 78 £45,000 -7.21% 5
West Sussex +25 61 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire -10 57 £45,000 - 6
Kent +16 41 £37,500 -25.00% 5
East Sussex -1 33 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Middlesex -21 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Sussex - 1 £57,500 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1418 (100.00%) Java
2 806 (56.84%) Spring
3 667 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
4 602 (42.45%) JavaScript
5 570 (40.20%) Hibernate
6 547 (38.58%) J2EE
7 463 (32.65%) HTML
8 442 (31.17%) SQL
9 405 (28.56%) Web Services
10 368 (25.95%) XML
11 364 (25.67%) Linux
12 344 (24.26%) CSS
13 343 (24.19%) Degree
14 314 (22.14%) Tomcat
15 296 (20.87%) Oracle
16 294 (20.73%) Finance
17 283 (19.96%) jQuery
18 279 (19.68%) Software Engineering
19 272 (19.18%) Eclipse
20 267 (18.83%) MySQL
21 256 (18.05%) Computer Science
22 244 (17.21%) Scrum
23 241 (17.00%) TDD
24 235 (16.57%) JSP
25 233 (16.43%) MVC
26 212 (14.95%) JUnit
27 208 (14.67%) Maven
28 204 (14.39%) OO
29 194 (13.68%) Java EE
30 190 (13.40%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 314 (22.14%) Tomcat
2 180 (12.69%) JBoss
3 164 (11.57%) Apache
4 108 (7.62%) WebSphere
5 82 (5.78%) WebLogic
6 35 (2.47%) Apache Solr
7 32 (2.26%) Jetty
8 30 (2.12%) Mule
9 28 (1.97%) Node.js
9 28 (1.97%) Mule ESB
10 22 (1.55%) Confluence
11 17 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
12 16 (1.13%) Drupal
12 16 (1.13%) CMS
13 15 (1.06%) GlassFish
13 15 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
13 15 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (0.78%) Liferay
14 11 (0.78%) Resin
15 9 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.21%) Mingle
3 2 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.21%) BusinessWare
2 3 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.88%) SaaS
2 50 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.14%) Force.com
5 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.14%) GitHub
5 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.071%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 73 (5.15%) HTTP
2 28 (1.97%) TCP/IP
3 26 (1.83%) Internet
4 18 (1.27%) Broadband
5 16 (1.13%) SAN
6 6 (0.42%) LDAP
7 3 (0.21%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.21%) NFC
7 3 (0.21%) AMQP
8 2 (0.14%) RFID
9 1 (0.071%) CTI
9 1 (0.071%) ATM
9 1 (0.071%) DNS
9 1 (0.071%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (18.83%) MySQL
2 174 (12.27%) SQL Server
3 103 (7.26%) Relational Database
4 85 (5.99%) NoSQL
5 56 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 53 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
6 53 (3.74%) Big Data
7 39 (2.75%) Hadoop
8 38 (2.68%) Oracle Database
9 36 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (2.19%) MongoDB
11 21 (1.48%) Riak
12 16 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.71%) JasperReports
17 9 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
18 8 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 7 (0.49%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 272 (19.18%) Eclipse
2 212 (14.95%) JUnit
3 208 (14.67%) Maven
4 172 (12.13%) Git (software)
5 170 (11.99%) Subversion
6 146 (10.30%) Ant
7 126 (8.89%) Jenkins
8 95 (6.70%) JIRA
9 60 (4.23%) Selenium
10 48 (3.39%) Mockito
11 40 (2.82%) Cucumber
12 30 (2.12%) jMock
13 29 (2.05%) IntelliJ
14 22 (1.55%) NetBeans
15 13 (0.92%) Hudson
15 13 (0.92%) Gradle
16 12 (0.85%) EasyMock
16 12 (0.85%) Eclipse RCP
16 12 (0.85%) Log4j
17 9 (0.63%) JMeter
General
1 294 (20.73%) Finance
2 132 (9.31%) Telecoms
3 50 (3.53%) Retail
4 20 (1.41%) Banking
5 19 (1.34%) Advertising
5 19 (1.34%) Law
6 16 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.13%) Marketing
7 15 (1.06%) Electronics
8 7 (0.49%) Automotive
8 7 (0.49%) Games
9 5 (0.35%) Publishing
10 4 (0.28%) Legal
11 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.071%) Military
13 1 (0.071%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 806 (56.84%) Spring
2 570 (40.20%) Hibernate
3 547 (38.58%) J2EE
4 463 (32.65%) HTML
5 405 (28.56%) Web Services
6 368 (25.95%) XML
7 344 (24.26%) CSS
8 283 (19.96%) jQuery
9 235 (16.57%) JSP
10 194 (13.68%) Java EE
11 174 (12.27%) JSON
12 170 (11.99%) SOAP
13 167 (11.78%) Ajax
14 166 (11.71%) REST
15 154 (10.86%) Servlets
16 152 (10.72%) Spring MVC
17 121 (8.53%) Struts
18 113 (7.97%) RESTful
19 97 (6.84%) XSLT
20 89 (6.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 256 (18.05%) Computer Science
2 141 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (2.82%) Equities
4 40 (2.82%) Derivative
5 31 (2.19%) Mathematics
6 28 (1.97%) Client/Server
7 25 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.34%) User Experience
9 17 (1.20%) Data Integration
10 13 (0.92%) Semantic Web
10 13 (0.92%) iPad
10 13 (0.92%) Algorithms
11 12 (0.85%) Physics
12 11 (0.78%) Clustering
12 11 (0.78%) DTV
12 11 (0.78%) GIS
13 9 (0.63%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (0.42%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 364 (25.67%) Linux
2 190 (13.40%) UNIX
3 113 (7.97%) Windows
4 74 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 54 (3.81%) Apple iOS
6 43 (3.03%) Android
7 15 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 12 (0.85%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.49%) AIX
10 6 (0.42%) Solaris
11 5 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.071%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (19.68%) Software Engineering
3 244 (17.21%) Scrum
4 241 (17.00%) TDD
5 233 (16.43%) MVC
6 204 (14.39%) OO
7 172 (12.13%) SDLC
8 142 (10.01%) Unit Testing
9 133 (9.38%) UML
10 122 (8.60%) E-Commerce
11 114 (8.04%) SOA
12 105 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
13 101 (7.12%) Multithreading
14 96 (6.77%) Open Source
14 96 (6.77%) Web Development
15 88 (6.21%) BDD
16 80 (5.64%) OOP
17 73 (5.15%) Waterfall
18 61 (4.30%) OOD
19 53 (3.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1418 (100.00%) Java
2 602 (42.45%) JavaScript
3 442 (31.17%) SQL
4 76 (5.36%) PL/SQL
5 72 (5.08%) C++
6 68 (4.80%) PHP
7 59 (4.16%) Scala
8 45 (3.17%) Ruby
9 43 (3.03%) Python
10 40 (2.82%) C#
11 24 (1.69%) XQuery
12 23 (1.62%) C
13 19 (1.34%) AspectJ
14 18 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.27%) Objective-C
14 18 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.20%) Tcl
16 16 (1.13%) Perl
17 14 (0.99%) XPath
17 14 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 343 (24.19%) Degree
2 37 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.76%) Sun Certification
4 21 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (0.63%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.28%) OCMJD
7 4 (0.28%) OCPJWCD
7 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.21%) PhD
9 1 (0.071%) ISEB
9 1 (0.071%) HND
9 1 (0.071%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.97%) QA
2 3 (0.21%) DICOM
2 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.071%) Snort
3 1 (0.071%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.071%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.071%) KVM
3 1 (0.071%) LXC
Systems Management
1 23 (1.62%) Puppet
2 21 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.27%) Ansible
4 4 (0.28%) Nagios
5 1 (0.071%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.071%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 296 (20.87%) Oracle
2 79 (5.57%) Red Hat
3 60 (4.23%) hybris
4 29 (2.05%) IBM
4 29 (2.05%) SAP
5 23 (1.62%) Google
6 19 (1.34%) Sun
7 12 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (0.85%) Endeca
8 11 (0.78%) Sybase
8 11 (0.78%) Microsoft
9 7 (0.49%) ATG
9 7 (0.49%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.35%) Demandware
11 4 (0.28%) Splunk
11 4 (0.28%) webMethods
11 4 (0.28%) Hortonworks
12 3 (0.21%) WSO2
12 3 (0.21%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.21%) Perforce
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