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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 432 401 437
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.020% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.021% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
3 14 (60.87%) J2EE
4 13 (56.52%) Oracle
4 13 (56.52%) Spring
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
6 11 (47.83%) Publishing
7 10 (43.48%) Servlets
7 10 (43.48%) XML
8 9 (39.13%) JSP
8 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (34.78%) TDD
9 8 (34.78%) BDD
10 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
10 7 (30.43%) MVC
10 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 6 (26.09%) HTML
11 6 (26.09%) Web Services
11 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
11 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
11 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
11 6 (26.09%) Legal
11 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
11 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
11 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (26.09%) Big Data
12 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
12 5 (21.74%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Big Data
2 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
4 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 11 (47.83%) Publishing
2 6 (26.09%) Legal
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) J2EE
2 13 (56.52%) Spring
3 10 (43.48%) XML
3 10 (43.48%) Servlets
4 9 (39.13%) JSP
5 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
6 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) EJB
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) JSON
7 5 (21.74%) JSTL
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
8 4 (17.39%) jQuery
9 3 (13.04%) Middleware
10 2 (8.70%) REST
11 1 (4.35%) Swing
11 1 (4.35%) JDBC
11 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Semantic Web
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 8 (34.78%) BDD
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
5 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) System Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) OO
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
8 3 (13.04%) Information Management
8 3 (13.04%) Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) Business Development
9 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
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