The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 282 295 343
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 157 162 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.81% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 144 128 111
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.22%
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
17461 20109 21814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.60% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14797 16576 17053
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +21 51 £42,500 -10.52% 2
West Sussex +34 38 £47,500 +7.95%
Surrey +38 24 £47,500 - 4
Hampshire +5 22 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Oxfordshire -21 17 £54,000 +44.00% 4
East Sussex -14 3 £40,000 -8.04%
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £23,500 -41.25%
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 316 (100.00%) Java
2 199 (62.97%) Software Engineering
3 190 (60.13%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (36.08%) C++
5 111 (35.13%) TDD
6 109 (34.49%) Linux
7 103 (32.59%) SQL
8 93 (29.43%) Python
9 91 (28.80%) JavaScript
10 84 (26.58%) QA
11 78 (24.68%) Spring
12 77 (24.37%) BDD
12 77 (24.37%) Jenkins
13 76 (24.05%) Web Services
14 75 (23.73%) Scrum
15 71 (22.47%) HTML
16 69 (21.84%) C#
17 64 (20.25%) Selenium
18 62 (19.62%) Windows
19 59 (18.67%) Oracle
19 59 (18.67%) Finance
20 58 (18.35%) Degree
21 57 (18.04%) Computer Science
22 56 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
22 56 (17.72%) Unix
23 55 (17.41%) Maven
24 52 (16.46%) CSS
25 46 (14.56%) REST
25 46 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
26 44 (13.92%) MySQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (11.39%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.06%) Apache
3 11 (3.48%) Confluence
4 10 (3.16%) JBoss
5 9 (2.85%) Apache Pig
6 8 (2.53%) SAS
7 7 (2.22%) CMS
7 7 (2.22%) IIS
8 5 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.95%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.95%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.32%) Jetty
12 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.70%) SaaS
3 16 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (4.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 14 (4.43%) Amazon S3
4 14 (4.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.27%) IaaS
8 2 (0.63%) GitHub
8 2 (0.63%) PaaS
8 2 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.38%) SMTP
2 13 (4.11%) SNMP
3 12 (3.80%) HTTP
3 12 (3.80%) Internet
4 8 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.58%) LDAP
5 5 (1.58%) VoIP
6 3 (0.95%) DNS
6 3 (0.95%) VPN
6 3 (0.95%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.63%) ISDN
8 1 (0.32%) AMQP
8 1 (0.32%) CDMA
8 1 (0.32%) GSM
8 1 (0.32%) LTE
8 1 (0.32%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.92%) MySQL
2 32 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 30 (9.49%) SQL Server
4 24 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 22 (6.96%) Big Data
6 18 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (4.43%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (4.11%) MongoDB
9 12 (3.80%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.85%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.85%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.90%) GIS
12 4 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.27%) QGIS
13 3 (0.95%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.95%) Redis
14 2 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.63%) DB2
15 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 77 (24.37%) Jenkins
2 64 (20.25%) Selenium
3 55 (17.41%) Maven
4 39 (12.34%) Cucumber
5 37 (11.71%) JUnit
5 37 (11.71%) WebDriver
6 30 (9.49%) Ant
7 29 (9.18%) Git (software)
8 24 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 24 (7.59%) JIRA
9 22 (6.96%) Gradle
10 21 (6.65%) SoapUI
11 20 (6.33%) Eclipse
11 20 (6.33%) JMeter
12 18 (5.70%) Hudson
12 18 (5.70%) jMock
12 18 (5.70%) Subversion
13 15 (4.75%) TeamCity
13 15 (4.75%) Vagrant
14 10 (3.16%) IntelliJ
General
1 59 (18.67%) Finance
2 23 (7.28%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.01%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.22%) Electronics
5 3 (0.95%) Advertising
5 3 (0.95%) Banking
5 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.95%) Marketing
6 2 (0.63%) Automotive
6 2 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) French Language
7 1 (0.32%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (24.68%) Spring
2 76 (24.05%) Web Services
3 71 (22.47%) HTML
4 52 (16.46%) CSS
5 46 (14.56%) REST
6 43 (13.61%) RESTful
7 42 (13.29%) SOAP
8 41 (12.97%) Java EE
9 29 (9.18%) Ajax
10 28 (8.86%) .NET
11 25 (7.91%) JMS
11 25 (7.91%) JSON
11 25 (7.91%) XML
12 23 (7.28%) Hibernate
13 22 (6.96%) J2EE
14 21 (6.65%) jQuery
15 20 (6.33%) AngularJS
16 17 (5.38%) Spring MVC
16 17 (5.38%) WebSphere MQ
17 15 (4.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.04%) Computer Science
2 46 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.65%) Mathematics
4 17 (5.38%) Algorithms
5 16 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (4.43%) Physics
7 9 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.90%) Wiki
10 4 (1.27%) Life Science
11 3 (0.95%) Clustering
11 3 (0.95%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.95%) Fintech
11 3 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.95%) Xbox
12 2 (0.63%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.63%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (34.49%) Linux
2 62 (19.62%) Windows
3 56 (17.72%) Unix
4 13 (4.11%) Android
5 12 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (62.97%) Software Engineering
2 190 (60.13%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (35.13%) TDD
4 77 (24.37%) BDD
5 75 (23.73%) Scrum
6 56 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (13.92%) OO
8 43 (13.61%) OOP
9 42 (13.29%) Multithreading
10 41 (12.97%) High Availability
10 41 (12.97%) Regression Testing
11 40 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (11.39%) SDLC
13 29 (9.18%) Pair Programming
14 28 (8.86%) Data Protection
14 28 (8.86%) Integration Testing
15 27 (8.54%) Test Automation
16 26 (8.23%) DevOps
16 26 (8.23%) MVC
17 24 (7.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 316 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (36.08%) C++
3 103 (32.59%) SQL
4 93 (29.43%) Python
5 91 (28.80%) JavaScript
6 69 (21.84%) C#
7 32 (10.13%) C
8 27 (8.54%) Ruby
9 23 (7.28%) Groovy
10 16 (5.06%) PHP
11 14 (4.43%) Bash Shell
12 13 (4.11%) Perl
13 10 (3.16%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.53%) R
15 7 (2.22%) Scala
15 7 (2.22%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.27%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.63%) VB
18 1 (0.32%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 58 (18.35%) Degree
2 15 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.53%) PhD
5 7 (2.22%) ISEB
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.63%) HND
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (26.58%) QA
2 10 (3.16%) SLA
3 4 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.95%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.63%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.38%) Docker
3 14 (4.43%) VirtualBox
4 8 (2.53%) Apache Flume
4 8 (2.53%) HDFS
5 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 17 (5.38%) Ansible
2 16 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.75%) Puppet
4 14 (4.43%) Salt
5 13 (4.11%) Nagios
6 8 (2.53%) Oozie
7 3 (0.95%) Terraform
8 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 59 (18.67%) Oracle
2 35 (11.08%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.54%) Sophos
4 18 (5.70%) VMware
5 12 (3.80%) SAP
6 9 (2.85%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.85%) Rally
7 6 (1.90%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.58%) Sun
9 4 (1.27%) ESRI
9 4 (1.27%) Mapinfo
10 3 (0.95%) IBM
11 2 (0.63%) Apple
11 2 (0.63%) HP
11 2 (0.63%) Pega
12 1 (0.32%) Concur
12 1 (0.32%) MapR
12 1 (0.32%) Syclo
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