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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 76 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 735 749 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.61% 3.27% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 3.45% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 666 682 733
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,650 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +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
19413 21740 21368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.33% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15730 17645 17702
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 £62,750 £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 29 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 29 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
Surrey 0 176 £50,000 - 22
Berkshire +55 167 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Hampshire -7 87 £40,000 -11.11% 9
West Sussex +34 73 £39,000 -10.34% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 69 £45,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +17 65 £42,500 -19.04% 13
Kent +24 41 £52,500 +23.52% 6
East Sussex -22 39 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Middlesex +27 23 £55,000 +37.50%
M4 Corridor - 2 £45,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 1504 (100.00%) Java
2 874 (58.11%) Spring
3 656 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 654 (43.48%) J2EE
5 591 (39.30%) JavaScript
6 586 (38.96%) Hibernate
7 510 (33.91%) SQL
8 449 (29.85%) HTML
9 437 (29.06%) Web Services
10 421 (27.99%) Linux
11 380 (25.27%) MySQL
12 373 (24.80%) Tomcat
13 324 (21.54%) XML
14 321 (21.34%) CSS
15 311 (20.68%) Degree
16 310 (20.61%) JSP
17 308 (20.48%) Eclipse
18 305 (20.28%) Oracle
19 288 (19.15%) TDD
19 288 (19.15%) Software Engineering
20 287 (19.08%) Maven
20 287 (19.08%) MVC
21 269 (17.89%) jQuery
22 266 (17.69%) Scrum
23 235 (15.63%) OO
24 227 (15.09%) Finance
25 222 (14.76%) Apache
25 222 (14.76%) JUnit
26 208 (13.83%) Git (software)
27 207 (13.76%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (24.80%) Tomcat
2 222 (14.76%) Apache
3 204 (13.56%) JBoss
4 65 (4.32%) WebSphere
5 62 (4.12%) WebLogic
6 45 (2.99%) Apache Solr
7 31 (2.06%) Jetty
7 31 (2.06%) Node.js
8 27 (1.80%) Mule
9 22 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 16 (1.06%) Confluence
11 14 (0.93%) Mule ESB
12 13 (0.86%) CMS
13 11 (0.73%) Apache Pig
14 9 (0.60%) Drupal
15 8 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.53%) Liferay
16 7 (0.47%) GlassFish
17 6 (0.40%) WildFly
17 6 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.066%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.20%) BusinessWare
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.32%) SaaS
2 47 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.27%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.52%) HTTP
2 23 (1.53%) Internet
3 16 (1.06%) LDAP
4 15 (1.00%) Broadband
5 10 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.60%) SAN
7 7 (0.47%) AMQP
8 4 (0.27%) Intranet
8 4 (0.27%) Firewall
9 3 (0.20%) NFC
9 3 (0.20%) FTP
9 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.13%) DNS
10 2 (0.13%) CTI
10 2 (0.13%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (25.27%) MySQL
2 187 (12.43%) SQL Server
3 132 (8.78%) Relational Database
4 88 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
5 84 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 82 (5.45%) RDBMS
7 38 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 34 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 24 (1.60%) Big Data
10 23 (1.53%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.80%) Riak
13 11 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.60%) MarkLogic
15 7 (0.47%) Apache Hive
15 7 (0.47%) SQLite
15 7 (0.47%) Hazelcast
15 7 (0.47%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 308 (20.48%) Eclipse
2 287 (19.08%) Maven
3 222 (14.76%) JUnit
4 208 (13.83%) Git (software)
5 197 (13.10%) Subversion
6 180 (11.97%) Ant
7 137 (9.11%) Jenkins
8 76 (5.05%) JIRA
9 51 (3.39%) Mockito
10 46 (3.06%) Selenium
11 41 (2.73%) TestNG
12 38 (2.53%) jMock
12 38 (2.53%) NetBeans
13 36 (2.39%) IntelliJ
14 30 (1.99%) JMeter
15 24 (1.60%) Cucumber
16 18 (1.20%) SoapUI
17 12 (0.80%) Gradle
18 10 (0.66%) Eclipse RCP
19 9 (0.60%) DbUnit
General
1 227 (15.09%) Finance
2 142 (9.44%) Telecoms
3 54 (3.59%) Retail
4 28 (1.86%) Banking
5 27 (1.80%) Advertising
6 23 (1.53%) Publishing
7 15 (1.00%) Games
8 13 (0.86%) Marketing
8 13 (0.86%) Electronics
9 11 (0.73%) Automotive
10 10 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.20%) Law
13 2 (0.13%) Legal
13 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.066%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.066%) Front Office
14 1 (0.066%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 874 (58.11%) Spring
2 654 (43.48%) J2EE
3 586 (38.96%) Hibernate
4 449 (29.85%) HTML
5 437 (29.06%) Web Services
6 324 (21.54%) XML
7 321 (21.34%) CSS
8 310 (20.61%) JSP
9 269 (17.89%) jQuery
10 199 (13.23%) Spring MVC
11 196 (13.03%) JSON
12 195 (12.97%) Servlets
13 189 (12.57%) SOAP
14 188 (12.50%) Ajax
15 167 (11.10%) Java EE
16 150 (9.97%) REST
17 131 (8.71%) Struts
18 121 (8.05%) JDBC
19 111 (7.38%) RESTful
20 104 (6.91%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 207 (13.76%) Computer Science
2 155 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 36 (2.39%) Equities
5 36 (2.39%) Derivative
6 31 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 21 (1.40%) User Experience
8 18 (1.20%) GIS
9 14 (0.93%) Algorithms
9 14 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 14 (0.93%) iPad
10 10 (0.66%) Semantic Web
11 9 (0.60%) DTV
12 8 (0.53%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.53%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (0.47%) Physics
13 7 (0.47%) Online Games
14 6 (0.40%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 421 (27.99%) Linux
2 192 (12.77%) UNIX
3 106 (7.05%) Windows
4 69 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (3.13%) Android
6 39 (2.59%) Apple iOS
7 14 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.66%) Windows XP
9 9 (0.60%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.33%) Solaris
12 4 (0.27%) AIX
13 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.066%) CentOS
15 1 (0.066%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.066%) SUSE
15 1 (0.066%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.066%) VMS
15 1 (0.066%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (19.15%) TDD
2 288 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 287 (19.08%) MVC
4 266 (17.69%) Scrum
5 235 (15.63%) OO
6 178 (11.84%) SDLC
7 143 (9.51%) Multithreading
7 143 (9.51%) UML
8 130 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
9 128 (8.51%) Unit Testing
10 123 (8.18%) E-Commerce
11 122 (8.11%) Web Development
12 111 (7.38%) OOD
13 99 (6.58%) SOA
14 98 (6.52%) Open Source
15 85 (5.65%) OOP
16 80 (5.32%) Waterfall
17 76 (5.05%) BDD
18 47 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1504 (100.00%) Java
2 591 (39.30%) JavaScript
3 510 (33.91%) SQL
4 78 (5.19%) C++
5 54 (3.59%) PL/SQL
6 52 (3.46%) PHP
7 50 (3.32%) Python
8 46 (3.06%) Ruby
9 45 (2.99%) Scala
10 41 (2.73%) C#
11 34 (2.26%) Perl
12 32 (2.13%) C
13 30 (1.99%) XQuery
14 26 (1.73%) AspectJ
15 25 (1.66%) XPath
16 23 (1.53%) Shell Script
16 23 (1.53%) HQL
17 21 (1.40%) Tcl
18 19 (1.26%) Groovy
19 16 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 311 (20.68%) Degree
2 23 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.26%) OCPJP
4 18 (1.20%) Sun Certification
5 17 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (1.06%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.40%) OCMJD
8 5 (0.33%) PhD
9 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.20%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.46%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.33%) DICOM
3 2 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.27%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (0.86%) Puppet
2 10 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.40%) Ansible
4 2 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 305 (20.28%) Oracle
2 68 (4.52%) Red Hat
3 58 (3.86%) hybris
4 33 (2.19%) Google
5 28 (1.86%) Microsoft
6 26 (1.73%) IBM
6 26 (1.73%) Sun
7 22 (1.46%) Endeca
7 22 (1.46%) SAP
8 9 (0.60%) Sencha
8 9 (0.60%) Xamarin
8 9 (0.60%) Kony
9 8 (0.53%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.47%) MuleSoft
11 6 (0.40%) Sybase
11 6 (0.40%) ATG
12 5 (0.33%) Demandware
13 4 (0.27%) Atomikos
13 4 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.27%) VMware
Epsom, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45-50k DOE basic + Bonus (up to 25% of basic salary)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Really Good !
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competive, plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30-50,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago