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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 87 88 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 721 698 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.30% 3.22% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 3.40% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 645 609 817
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -3 186 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Berkshire -30 149 £50,000 -4.76% 21
Hampshire +7 100 £42,500 - 8
Kent +57 80 £45,000 +18.42% 10
East Sussex +19 66 £38,500 +12.40% 8
West Sussex -19 54 £37,500 -5.06% 6
Buckinghamshire -16 40 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Oxfordshire -8 35 £41,250 -6.25% 5
Middlesex +4 16 £61,250 -2.00% 3
Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1350 (99.85%) Java
2 660 (48.82%) Spring
3 569 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
4 551 (40.75%) JavaScript
5 524 (38.76%) J2EE
6 507 (37.50%) SQL
7 467 (34.54%) Hibernate
8 419 (30.99%) HTML
9 376 (27.81%) Degree
10 368 (27.22%) Linux
11 362 (26.78%) CSS
12 334 (24.70%) Oracle
13 330 (24.41%) MySQL
14 328 (24.26%) Software Engineering
15 321 (23.74%) XML
16 311 (23.00%) Web Services
17 266 (19.67%) MVC
18 262 (19.38%) Computer Science
19 258 (19.08%) Maven
20 245 (18.12%) Eclipse
21 238 (17.60%) TDD
22 237 (17.53%) Tomcat
23 226 (16.72%) JSP
24 220 (16.27%) JUnit
25 217 (16.05%) jQuery
25 217 (16.05%) OO
26 205 (15.16%) Finance
27 184 (13.61%) Git (software)
28 180 (13.31%) Apache
28 180 (13.31%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 237 (17.53%) Tomcat
2 180 (13.31%) Apache
3 153 (11.32%) JBoss
4 44 (3.25%) WebLogic
4 44 (3.25%) Apache Solr
5 36 (2.66%) WebSphere
6 28 (2.07%) Apache ServiceMix
7 19 (1.41%) WildFly
8 17 (1.26%) Apache Spark
9 16 (1.18%) Node.js
10 15 (1.11%) Confluence
10 15 (1.11%) Jetty
11 13 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (0.74%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (0.52%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.44%) CMS
17 5 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.44%) ArcView
4 2 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.22%) SaaS
2 29 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.37%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (0.37%) Route 53
6 4 (0.30%) GitHub
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.074%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.074%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 128 (9.47%) HTTP
2 32 (2.37%) SAN
3 26 (1.92%) Internet
4 22 (1.63%) LDAP
5 10 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.37%) Wireless
7 4 (0.30%) FTP
8 2 (0.15%) RTP
8 2 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.15%) Intranet
8 2 (0.15%) DNS
8 2 (0.15%) SMTP
9 1 (0.074%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.074%) SDH
9 1 (0.074%) VoIP
9 1 (0.074%) SSL
9 1 (0.074%) IPv4
9 1 (0.074%) IPv6
9 1 (0.074%) MPLS
9 1 (0.074%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (24.41%) MySQL
2 147 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 95 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
4 90 (6.66%) Hadoop
5 88 (6.51%) Relational Database
6 73 (5.40%) Big Data
7 68 (5.03%) MongoDB
8 64 (4.73%) NoSQL
9 46 (3.40%) RDBMS
10 28 (2.07%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.63%) HBase
12 15 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.67%) Apache Hive
14 9 (0.67%) Apache Accumulo
15 5 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.30%) MarkLogic
16 4 (0.30%) Redis
16 4 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 258 (19.08%) Maven
2 245 (18.12%) Eclipse
3 220 (16.27%) JUnit
4 184 (13.61%) Git (software)
5 157 (11.61%) Subversion
6 129 (9.54%) Ant
7 96 (7.10%) Jenkins
8 81 (5.99%) JIRA
9 76 (5.62%) Mockito
10 67 (4.96%) TestNG
11 38 (2.81%) Selenium
12 36 (2.66%) NetBeans
13 31 (2.29%) SoapUI
14 28 (2.07%) Hudson
15 27 (2.00%) DbUnit
16 25 (1.85%) YourKit
17 16 (1.18%) Gradle
18 13 (0.96%) jMock
19 10 (0.74%) Bugzilla
19 10 (0.74%) IntelliJ
General
1 205 (15.16%) Finance
2 109 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 41 (3.03%) Banking
4 37 (2.74%) Retail
5 29 (2.14%) Publishing
6 20 (1.48%) Advertising
7 13 (0.96%) Marketing
8 8 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.37%) Legal
9 5 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.30%) Automotive
11 3 (0.22%) Electronics
12 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.074%) Military
13 1 (0.074%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 660 (48.82%) Spring
2 524 (38.76%) J2EE
3 467 (34.54%) Hibernate
4 419 (30.99%) HTML
5 362 (26.78%) CSS
6 321 (23.74%) XML
7 311 (23.00%) Web Services
8 226 (16.72%) JSP
9 217 (16.05%) jQuery
10 180 (13.31%) SOAP
11 166 (12.28%) Java EE
12 161 (11.91%) Spring MVC
13 148 (10.95%) JSON
14 141 (10.43%) JDBC
15 119 (8.80%) RESTful
16 118 (8.73%) Struts
17 117 (8.65%) REST
18 110 (8.14%) Ajax
19 109 (8.06%) Servlets
20 102 (7.54%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 262 (19.38%) Computer Science
2 123 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (5.40%) Open Source
4 42 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (2.74%) iPad
5 37 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 36 (2.66%) Algorithms
7 35 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 35 (2.59%) Client/Server
8 23 (1.70%) Social Media
9 20 (1.48%) GIS
10 13 (0.96%) Physics
10 13 (0.96%) Life Science
10 13 (0.96%) iPhone
11 12 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
11 12 (0.89%) User Experience
12 9 (0.67%) Smart Meter
12 9 (0.67%) Visualisation
12 9 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 368 (27.22%) Linux
2 139 (10.28%) UNIX
3 51 (3.77%) Windows
4 26 (1.92%) Android
5 21 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.52%) Solaris
7 6 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.22%) AIX
9 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.22%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.22%) LynxOS
10 2 (0.15%) SUSE
10 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.15%) CentOS
10 2 (0.15%) VMS
10 2 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.074%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (24.26%) Software Engineering
3 266 (19.67%) MVC
4 238 (17.60%) TDD
5 217 (16.05%) OO
6 150 (11.09%) Scrum
7 138 (10.21%) Unit Testing
8 137 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
9 125 (9.25%) E-Commerce
10 104 (7.69%) Web Development
11 91 (6.73%) Multithreading
12 82 (6.07%) UML
13 75 (5.55%) OOD
14 70 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 64 (4.73%) BDD
15 64 (4.73%) SOA
16 58 (4.29%) Integration Testing
17 44 (3.25%) OOP
18 42 (3.11%) Automated Testing
18 42 (3.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1350 (99.85%) Java
2 551 (40.75%) JavaScript
3 507 (37.50%) SQL
4 85 (6.29%) C++
5 69 (5.10%) Groovy
6 65 (4.81%) Perl
7 64 (4.73%) PL/SQL
8 59 (4.36%) C#
9 58 (4.29%) C
10 55 (4.07%) Scala
11 38 (2.81%) VB
12 35 (2.59%) VB6
13 33 (2.44%) XPath
14 27 (2.00%) Python
15 25 (1.85%) XQuery
15 25 (1.85%) Ruby
16 23 (1.70%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.41%) VB.NET
18 18 (1.33%) PHP
19 8 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 376 (27.81%) Degree
2 45 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.00%) OCPJP
5 26 (1.92%) Sun Certification
6 19 (1.41%) PhD
7 15 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
8 12 (0.89%) OCMJD
9 10 (0.74%) Postgraduate
10 8 (0.59%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.22%) OCPJWCD
12 1 (0.074%) MBCS
12 1 (0.074%) HNC
12 1 (0.074%) HND
12 1 (0.074%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.92%) QA
2 9 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.22%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (0.59%) HDFS
2 4 (0.30%) Docker
3 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.074%) vSphere
4 1 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.074%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 17 (1.26%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (0.30%) Puppet
3 3 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.22%) Ansible
3 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.074%) Ambari
Vendors
1 334 (24.70%) Oracle
2 42 (3.11%) hybris
3 41 (3.03%) Google
4 39 (2.88%) Sun
5 26 (1.92%) Microsoft
6 23 (1.70%) SAP
7 21 (1.55%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.04%) ATG
9 13 (0.96%) IBM
10 12 (0.89%) Atomikos
11 10 (0.74%) Endeca
12 8 (0.59%) Sencha
12 8 (0.59%) Kony
12 8 (0.59%) Xamarin
12 8 (0.59%) Remedy
13 6 (0.44%) ESRI
13 6 (0.44%) Demandware
13 6 (0.44%) Alterian
14 3 (0.22%) GigaSpaces
14 3 (0.22%) Atlassian
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Posted: Yesterday
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