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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 89 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 692 773 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.26% 3.37% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 3.54% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 642 689 691
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,635 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
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 3 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 3 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 -19 173 £49,500 +4.76% 13
Berkshire +9 146 £55,000 +22.22% 23
Oxfordshire +37 82 £40,000 -16.66% 13
Hampshire -14 81 £41,500 -7.77% 12
Buckinghamshire -22 72 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Kent +21 50 £47,500 +5.55% 6
West Sussex +21 49 £37,500 -13.79% 3
East Sussex -24 29 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Middlesex +12 13 £55,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 1510 (100.00%) Java
2 865 (57.28%) Spring
3 677 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 634 (41.99%) J2EE
5 599 (39.67%) JavaScript
6 593 (39.27%) Hibernate
7 507 (33.58%) SQL
8 450 (29.80%) HTML
9 434 (28.74%) Web Services
10 424 (28.08%) Linux
11 365 (24.17%) Tomcat
12 364 (24.11%) XML
13 346 (22.91%) MySQL
14 340 (22.52%) Degree
15 320 (21.19%) CSS
16 308 (20.40%) Oracle
17 305 (20.20%) Eclipse
18 285 (18.87%) JSP
19 284 (18.81%) Software Engineering
20 271 (17.95%) TDD
21 270 (17.88%) jQuery
22 269 (17.81%) Scrum
23 266 (17.62%) MVC
24 262 (17.35%) Finance
25 257 (17.02%) Maven
26 230 (15.23%) Computer Science
27 223 (14.77%) OO
28 216 (14.30%) JUnit
29 215 (14.24%) Git (software)
30 214 (14.17%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 365 (24.17%) Tomcat
2 208 (13.77%) Apache
3 206 (13.64%) JBoss
4 81 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 67 (4.44%) WebLogic
6 46 (3.05%) Apache Solr
7 33 (2.19%) Jetty
8 29 (1.92%) Mule
9 28 (1.85%) Node.js
10 24 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
11 20 (1.32%) Confluence
12 19 (1.26%) Mule ESB
13 12 (0.79%) Drupal
14 11 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.66%) GlassFish
15 10 (0.66%) Liferay
15 10 (0.66%) Apache Pig
16 9 (0.60%) CMS
17 7 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
17 7 (0.46%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 36 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.066%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (0.20%) BusinessWare
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.066%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.04%) SaaS
2 47 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.20%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.066%) GitHub
7 1 (0.066%) Trello
7 1 (0.066%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.03%) HTTP
2 22 (1.46%) Internet
3 19 (1.26%) Broadband
4 15 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.86%) LDAP
6 10 (0.66%) SAN
7 7 (0.46%) AMQP
8 3 (0.20%) Firewall
8 3 (0.20%) NFC
8 3 (0.20%) Intranet
8 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.13%) CTI
9 2 (0.13%) DNS
9 2 (0.13%) SSL
9 2 (0.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (22.91%) MySQL
2 193 (12.78%) SQL Server
3 130 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 85 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 79 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 73 (4.83%) RDBMS
7 37 (2.45%) MongoDB
8 36 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 32 (2.12%) Hadoop
10 29 (1.92%) Big Data
11 25 (1.66%) Oracle Database
12 17 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (0.99%) Riak
14 14 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.53%) JasperReports
16 7 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (0.46%) SQLite
16 7 (0.46%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 305 (20.20%) Eclipse
2 257 (17.02%) Maven
3 216 (14.30%) JUnit
4 215 (14.24%) Git (software)
5 199 (13.18%) Subversion
6 172 (11.39%) Ant
7 127 (8.41%) Jenkins
8 93 (6.16%) JIRA
9 53 (3.51%) Selenium
10 45 (2.98%) Mockito
11 34 (2.25%) IntelliJ
12 32 (2.12%) NetBeans
13 31 (2.05%) jMock
14 29 (1.92%) Cucumber
15 27 (1.79%) TestNG
16 22 (1.46%) JMeter
17 14 (0.93%) Gradle
18 12 (0.79%) Eclipse RCP
19 10 (0.66%) SoapUI
20 9 (0.60%) ClearCase
General
1 262 (17.35%) Finance
2 134 (8.87%) Telecoms
3 55 (3.64%) Retail
4 26 (1.72%) Banking
5 23 (1.52%) Advertising
6 19 (1.26%) Publishing
7 15 (0.99%) Electronics
7 15 (0.99%) Marketing
8 14 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.73%) Games
9 11 (0.73%) Automotive
10 7 (0.46%) Law
11 4 (0.26%) Legal
12 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.066%) Front Office
13 1 (0.066%) Military
13 1 (0.066%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 865 (57.28%) Spring
2 634 (41.99%) J2EE
3 593 (39.27%) Hibernate
4 450 (29.80%) HTML
5 434 (28.74%) Web Services
6 364 (24.11%) XML
7 320 (21.19%) CSS
8 285 (18.87%) JSP
9 270 (17.88%) jQuery
10 194 (12.85%) JSON
11 189 (12.52%) Servlets
12 183 (12.12%) Java EE
13 182 (12.05%) Ajax
14 177 (11.72%) SOAP
15 170 (11.26%) Spring MVC
16 152 (10.07%) REST
17 132 (8.74%) Struts
18 113 (7.48%) JDBC
19 105 (6.95%) RESTful
20 96 (6.36%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 230 (15.23%) Computer Science
2 147 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (2.65%) Equities
4 40 (2.65%) Derivative
5 34 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 24 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 21 (1.39%) Mathematics
8 18 (1.19%) User Experience
9 16 (1.06%) GIS
10 15 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 11 (0.73%) DTV
12 10 (0.66%) Physics
12 10 (0.66%) iPad
12 10 (0.66%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.66%) Semantic Web
13 8 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (0.53%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.46%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 424 (28.08%) Linux
2 214 (14.17%) UNIX
3 118 (7.81%) Windows
4 69 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 45 (2.98%) Android
7 16 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.86%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.40%) Solaris
11 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.26%) AIX
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.066%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.066%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.066%) CentOS
14 1 (0.066%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.066%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.066%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (18.81%) Software Engineering
3 271 (17.95%) TDD
4 269 (17.81%) Scrum
5 266 (17.62%) MVC
6 223 (14.77%) OO
7 193 (12.78%) SDLC
8 156 (10.33%) UML
9 142 (9.40%) Multithreading
10 136 (9.01%) Unit Testing
11 120 (7.95%) E-Commerce
12 113 (7.48%) Web Development
13 107 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
14 105 (6.95%) SOA
15 98 (6.49%) Open Source
16 96 (6.36%) OOD
17 93 (6.16%) OOP
18 88 (5.83%) Waterfall
19 78 (5.17%) BDD
20 50 (3.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1510 (100.00%) Java
2 599 (39.67%) JavaScript
3 507 (33.58%) SQL
4 79 (5.23%) C++
5 64 (4.24%) PHP
5 64 (4.24%) PL/SQL
6 55 (3.64%) Scala
7 51 (3.38%) Ruby
8 49 (3.25%) Python
9 36 (2.38%) C#
10 28 (1.85%) C
10 28 (1.85%) XQuery
11 27 (1.79%) Perl
11 27 (1.79%) AspectJ
12 22 (1.46%) HQL
12 22 (1.46%) Tcl
13 21 (1.39%) Objective-C
13 21 (1.39%) XPath
14 20 (1.32%) Shell Script
15 18 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 340 (22.52%) Degree
2 31 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.32%) Sun Certification
4 19 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.99%) OCPJP
6 13 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.33%) OCMJD
8 4 (0.26%) OCPJWCD
9 3 (0.20%) PhD
9 3 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (1.79%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) DICOM
3 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.066%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 15 (0.99%) Puppet
2 13 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.66%) Ansible
4 4 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 308 (20.40%) Oracle
2 69 (4.57%) Red Hat
3 59 (3.91%) hybris
4 33 (2.19%) IBM
5 32 (2.12%) Google
6 24 (1.59%) SAP
7 21 (1.39%) Sun
7 21 (1.39%) Endeca
8 15 (0.99%) Microsoft
9 8 (0.53%) Sybase
10 7 (0.46%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.33%) Demandware
13 4 (0.26%) Splunk
13 4 (0.26%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.26%) ATG
13 4 (0.26%) VMware
14 3 (0.20%) Vitria
14 3 (0.20%) Ab Initio
14 3 (0.20%) TIBCO
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