The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 429 453 444
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.009% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +47.05%
Java Engineer
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
19623 21752 21008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.22% 94.83% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15884 17666 17391
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the South East region.

Java Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Kent - 5 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £46,750 -
Hampshire +2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) J2EE
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) JSON
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
6 4 (23.53%) Information Management
6 4 (23.53%) Maven
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) Big Data
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JSUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
3 2 (11.76%) Grunt
4 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE
3 5 (29.41%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) JDBC
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Information Management
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Scala
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Google