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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 287 302 315
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 163 168 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.83% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 139 148 108
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
West Sussex +12 51 £37,500 +17.18% 4
Surrey +27 46 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Oxfordshire +10 27 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Hampshire +14 19 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Berkshire -49 18 £50,000 +2.56% 5
East Sussex +14 8 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Kent +1 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 292 (100.00%) Java
2 184 (63.01%) Software Engineering
3 161 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (36.99%) JavaScript
5 106 (36.30%) SQL
6 103 (35.27%) Degree
7 95 (32.53%) Linux
8 88 (30.14%) Spring
9 83 (28.42%) Computer Science
10 82 (28.08%) Web Services
11 72 (24.66%) Python
12 67 (22.95%) C++
13 65 (22.26%) Finance
14 62 (21.23%) TDD
14 62 (21.23%) Oracle
15 56 (19.18%) Ruby
16 55 (18.84%) JUnit
17 53 (18.15%) XML
17 53 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
18 52 (17.81%) HTML
19 50 (17.12%) MySQL
19 50 (17.12%) Maven
20 47 (16.10%) QA
21 44 (15.07%) Puppet
22 43 (14.73%) Git (software)
22 43 (14.73%) jQuery
22 43 (14.73%) Unit Testing
23 42 (14.38%) J2EE
24 41 (14.04%) Jenkins
25 40 (13.70%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 31 (10.62%) WebSphere
2 28 (9.59%) Apache
3 16 (5.48%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.79%) Node.js
5 12 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (4.11%) JBoss
6 8 (2.74%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.71%) Jetty
8 4 (1.37%) PegaRULES
9 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.68%) IIS
9 2 (0.68%) Mule
9 2 (0.68%) nginx
10 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.34%) Confluence
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Mingle
1 2 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.16%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (6.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 18 (6.16%) Amazon S3
2 18 (6.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 8 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.05%) SaaS
6 5 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.71%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.45%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.74%) HTTP
2 8 (2.74%) Internet
3 7 (2.40%) SMTP
4 6 (2.05%) DNS
5 1 (0.34%) CDMA
5 1 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.34%) GSM
5 1 (0.34%) LDAP
5 1 (0.34%) LTE
5 1 (0.34%) SNMP
5 1 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.12%) MySQL
2 33 (11.30%) Big Data
3 20 (6.85%) SQL Server
4 19 (6.51%) Relational Database
5 18 (6.16%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (5.48%) GIS
6 16 (5.48%) NoSQL
7 15 (5.14%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.74%) DB2
8 8 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.40%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.71%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 55 (18.84%) JUnit
2 50 (17.12%) Maven
3 43 (14.73%) Git (software)
4 41 (14.04%) Jenkins
5 29 (9.93%) Subversion
6 23 (7.88%) Ant
7 22 (7.53%) Mockito
8 21 (7.19%) Selenium
9 20 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (6.85%) JIRA
10 19 (6.51%) Cucumber
11 18 (6.16%) TeamCity
11 18 (6.16%) Vagrant
12 15 (5.14%) WebDriver
13 8 (2.74%) Gradle
14 7 (2.40%) Bugzilla
14 7 (2.40%) ClearCase
15 5 (1.71%) Android Studio
15 5 (1.71%) Eclipse
15 5 (1.71%) IntelliJ
General
1 65 (22.26%) Finance
2 19 (6.51%) Retail
3 17 (5.82%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.11%) Publishing
5 6 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.71%) Marketing
7 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.03%) Electronics
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.68%) Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (30.14%) Spring
2 82 (28.08%) Web Services
3 53 (18.15%) XML
4 52 (17.81%) HTML
5 43 (14.73%) jQuery
6 42 (14.38%) J2EE
7 36 (12.33%) Ajax
7 36 (12.33%) JSP
8 35 (11.99%) CSS
8 35 (11.99%) SOAP
9 34 (11.64%) Java EE
10 29 (9.93%) REST
11 27 (9.25%) Servlets
12 26 (8.90%) Spring MVC
13 24 (8.22%) Hibernate
13 24 (8.22%) RESTful
14 23 (7.88%) AngularJS
14 23 (7.88%) JMS
15 18 (6.16%) JSON
16 16 (5.48%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 83 (28.42%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.56%) Data Structures
3 23 (7.88%) Mathematics
4 21 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.51%) Semantic Web
6 14 (4.79%) Algorithms
7 13 (4.45%) User Experience
8 12 (4.11%) Mainframe
9 10 (3.42%) Visualisation
10 9 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (2.74%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (1.71%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.71%) Cyber Attack
12 5 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.71%) Physics
12 5 (1.71%) Social Media
13 2 (0.68%) NHS
13 2 (0.68%) Wiki
14 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 95 (32.53%) Linux
2 39 (13.36%) Unix
3 28 (9.59%) Windows
4 21 (7.19%) Apple iOS
5 20 (6.85%) Android
6 16 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.34%) SUSE
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (63.01%) Software Engineering
2 161 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (21.23%) TDD
4 53 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (14.73%) Unit Testing
6 40 (13.70%) OO
7 38 (13.01%) Scrum
7 38 (13.01%) Web Development
8 37 (12.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 33 (11.30%) Integration Testing
10 30 (10.27%) MVC
10 30 (10.27%) SOA
11 28 (9.59%) UML
12 27 (9.25%) Regression Testing
13 26 (8.90%) Automated Testing
14 25 (8.56%) High Availability
15 24 (8.22%) OOP
15 24 (8.22%) User Stories
16 23 (7.88%) Mentoring
16 23 (7.88%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 292 (100.00%) Java
2 108 (36.99%) JavaScript
3 106 (36.30%) SQL
4 72 (24.66%) Python
5 67 (22.95%) C++
6 56 (19.18%) Ruby
7 35 (11.99%) C#
8 30 (10.27%) C
9 17 (5.82%) Perl
10 13 (4.45%) PHP
11 10 (3.42%) XPath
12 8 (2.74%) Scala
13 7 (2.40%) Groovy
14 5 (1.71%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.71%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.71%) XQuery
15 4 (1.37%) VB
16 3 (1.03%) MATLAB
16 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 103 (35.27%) Degree
2 23 (7.88%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.37%) ISEB
6 2 (0.68%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (16.10%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) PA-DSS
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) SDET
System Software
1 25 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.16%) Docker
2 18 (6.16%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.34%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 44 (15.07%) Puppet
2 39 (13.36%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (12.33%) Ansible
4 18 (6.16%) Salt
5 13 (4.45%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.71%) Nagios
7 2 (0.68%) Cacti
7 2 (0.68%) collectd
7 2 (0.68%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.68%) Graphite
7 2 (0.68%) Graylog
7 2 (0.68%) logstash
7 2 (0.68%) Munin
7 2 (0.68%) StatsD
Vendors
1 62 (21.23%) Oracle
2 26 (8.90%) VMware
3 18 (6.16%) Red Hat
4 16 (5.48%) IBM
5 13 (4.45%) HP
6 9 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.74%) Sophos
7 8 (2.74%) Sun
8 6 (2.05%) Pega
9 3 (1.03%) Google
9 3 (1.03%) iRise
9 3 (1.03%) SAP
10 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.68%) Perforce
10 2 (0.68%) Rally
10 2 (0.68%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.68%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.34%) Demandware
11 1 (0.34%) F5
11 1 (0.34%) hybris
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Training Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension + more
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Aylesbury, UK
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago