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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 69 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 791 736 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.78% 3.28% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 3.46% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 718 659 678
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
19915 21255 20730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.05% 94.75% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16104 16851 17285
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 £65,000 £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 30 March 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 March 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 +29 203 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Surrey -1 177 £52,500 +10.52% 16
West Sussex +10 104 £40,500 -4.70% 8
Hampshire +4 103 £40,000 -5.88% 18
East Sussex -5 62 £43,000 +4.24% 2
Kent +38 47 £47,500 +15.85% 7
Oxfordshire +4 43 £50,500 -8.18% 22
Buckinghamshire -32 35 £42,500 +10.38% 4
Middlesex +19 21 £52,500 -19.23%
M4 Corridor - 3 £45,000 -
Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1509 (99.93%) Java
2 839 (55.56%) Spring
3 644 (42.65%) J2EE
4 627 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
5 591 (39.14%) JavaScript
6 563 (37.28%) Hibernate
7 537 (35.56%) SQL
8 457 (30.26%) HTML
9 452 (29.93%) Linux
10 422 (27.95%) Web Services
11 417 (27.62%) MySQL
12 356 (23.58%) CSS
13 346 (22.91%) Tomcat
14 333 (22.05%) Degree
15 322 (21.32%) Oracle
16 321 (21.26%) XML
16 321 (21.26%) Eclipse
17 314 (20.79%) Software Engineering
18 313 (20.73%) MVC
19 310 (20.53%) Maven
20 306 (20.26%) JSP
21 299 (19.80%) TDD
22 262 (17.35%) Apache
23 257 (17.02%) jQuery
24 247 (16.36%) OO
25 238 (15.76%) JUnit
26 236 (15.63%) Git (software)
27 224 (14.83%) JBoss
28 217 (14.37%) JSON
29 210 (13.91%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 346 (22.91%) Tomcat
2 262 (17.35%) Apache
3 224 (14.83%) JBoss
4 51 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 48 (3.18%) WebSphere
6 41 (2.72%) Apache Solr
7 25 (1.66%) Node.js
7 25 (1.66%) Jetty
8 23 (1.52%) Mule
9 17 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
10 16 (1.06%) Confluence
10 16 (1.06%) CMS
11 14 (0.93%) WildFly
12 10 (0.66%) GlassFish
12 10 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.46%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.40%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
15 6 (0.40%) Liferay
Applications
1 46 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.066%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 63 (4.17%) SaaS
2 41 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (0.33%) Route 53
5 5 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.066%) Trello
7 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.066%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.066%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.70%) HTTP
2 22 (1.46%) LDAP
3 17 (1.13%) SAN
4 16 (1.06%) Internet
5 11 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.46%) AMQP
7 6 (0.40%) Broadband
8 4 (0.26%) Firewall
8 4 (0.26%) FTP
8 4 (0.26%) Intranet
9 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.20%) DNS
9 3 (0.20%) NFC
10 2 (0.13%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) CTI
10 2 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.13%) RFID
11 1 (0.066%) IPv4
11 1 (0.066%) IPv6
11 1 (0.066%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (27.62%) MySQL
2 174 (11.52%) SQL Server
3 124 (8.21%) Relational Database
4 88 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
5 79 (5.23%) RDBMS
6 74 (4.90%) NoSQL
7 55 (3.64%) Hadoop
8 47 (3.11%) MongoDB
9 43 (2.85%) Big Data
10 28 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.39%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.73%) MarkLogic
13 10 (0.66%) SQLite
14 9 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.53%) Apache Accumulo
15 8 (0.53%) Hazelcast
16 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (0.46%) BaseX
17 6 (0.40%) Apache Hive
18 5 (0.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 321 (21.26%) Eclipse
2 310 (20.53%) Maven
3 238 (15.76%) JUnit
4 236 (15.63%) Git (software)
5 201 (13.31%) Subversion
6 184 (12.19%) Ant
7 115 (7.62%) Jenkins
8 83 (5.50%) JIRA
9 65 (4.30%) TestNG
10 52 (3.44%) Mockito
11 51 (3.38%) NetBeans
12 36 (2.38%) IntelliJ
12 36 (2.38%) SoapUI
13 33 (2.19%) Selenium
14 27 (1.79%) JMeter
15 24 (1.59%) jMock
16 17 (1.13%) Cucumber
17 15 (0.99%) Gradle
18 12 (0.79%) ClearCase
19 11 (0.73%) YourKit
General
1 198 (13.11%) Finance
2 143 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 47 (3.11%) Retail
4 35 (2.32%) Advertising
5 32 (2.12%) Banking
6 28 (1.85%) Publishing
7 16 (1.06%) Games
8 14 (0.93%) Marketing
9 11 (0.73%) Electronics
10 9 (0.60%) Automotive
11 6 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.066%) Legal
14 1 (0.066%) Front Office
14 1 (0.066%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 839 (55.56%) Spring
2 644 (42.65%) J2EE
3 563 (37.28%) Hibernate
4 457 (30.26%) HTML
5 422 (27.95%) Web Services
6 356 (23.58%) CSS
7 321 (21.26%) XML
8 306 (20.26%) JSP
9 257 (17.02%) jQuery
10 217 (14.37%) JSON
11 209 (13.84%) Spring MVC
12 208 (13.77%) SOAP
13 180 (11.92%) Java EE
14 174 (11.52%) Ajax
15 168 (11.13%) Servlets
16 166 (10.99%) REST
17 147 (9.74%) JDBC
18 136 (9.01%) RESTful
19 117 (7.75%) Struts
20 115 (7.62%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 200 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 151 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (6.29%) Open Source
4 57 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 32 (2.12%) Client/Server
7 26 (1.72%) Equities
7 26 (1.72%) Derivative
8 22 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.46%) User Experience
9 21 (1.39%) iPad
10 17 (1.13%) GIS
11 14 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
11 14 (0.93%) Algorithms
12 12 (0.79%) Physics
13 11 (0.73%) iPhone
14 10 (0.66%) Semantic Web
14 10 (0.66%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
15 9 (0.60%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 452 (29.93%) Linux
2 173 (11.46%) UNIX
3 97 (6.42%) Windows
4 59 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (2.78%) Android
6 28 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.20%) CentOS
11 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.13%) VMS
12 2 (0.13%) SUSE
13 1 (0.066%) Solaris
13 1 (0.066%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (20.79%) Software Engineering
3 313 (20.73%) MVC
4 299 (19.80%) TDD
5 247 (16.36%) OO
6 210 (13.91%) Scrum
7 153 (10.13%) Multithreading
8 150 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
9 131 (8.68%) Unit Testing
10 129 (8.54%) E-Commerce
11 124 (8.21%) UML
12 118 (7.81%) Web Development
13 117 (7.75%) OOD
14 83 (5.50%) SOA
15 74 (4.90%) OOP
16 58 (3.84%) Integration Testing
16 58 (3.84%) Waterfall
17 57 (3.77%) BDD
18 47 (3.11%) Software Architecture
18 47 (3.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1509 (99.93%) Java
2 591 (39.14%) JavaScript
3 537 (35.56%) SQL
4 88 (5.83%) C++
5 53 (3.51%) Perl
6 52 (3.44%) Scala
7 48 (3.18%) C#
8 43 (2.85%) Python
8 43 (2.85%) Ruby
9 38 (2.52%) XPath
10 36 (2.38%) Groovy
10 36 (2.38%) PL/SQL
11 33 (2.19%) Shell Script
11 33 (2.19%) PHP
12 32 (2.12%) XQuery
13 31 (2.05%) C
14 25 (1.66%) VB
14 25 (1.66%) VB6
15 24 (1.59%) HQL
16 20 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 333 (22.05%) Degree
2 30 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 27 (1.79%) OCPJP
4 24 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (0.93%) Sun Certification
6 12 (0.79%) PhD
7 9 (0.60%) OCMJD
8 8 (0.53%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.20%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.066%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.46%) QA
2 14 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.33%) DICOM
4 1 (0.066%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.066%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.33%) Docker
2 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.066%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (0.53%) Puppet
2 5 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.26%) Ansible
4 1 (0.066%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.066%) Ambari
4 1 (0.066%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 322 (21.32%) Oracle
2 59 (3.91%) Red Hat
3 51 (3.38%) hybris
4 34 (2.25%) Sun
5 33 (2.19%) Microsoft
6 31 (2.05%) Google
7 25 (1.66%) Endeca
8 21 (1.39%) IBM
9 19 (1.26%) SAP
10 11 (0.73%) Sencha
10 11 (0.73%) Xamarin
10 11 (0.73%) Kony
11 10 (0.66%) ATG
12 6 (0.40%) Alterian
12 6 (0.40%) Atomikos
13 5 (0.33%) VMware
14 4 (0.26%) Remedy
14 4 (0.26%) Atlassian
15 3 (0.20%) Sybase
16 2 (0.13%) Business Objects
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