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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 432 440 416
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 10 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.049% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.051% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 10
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £64,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.07%
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
20035 21405 20219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16668 16840 16661
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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
East Sussex - 4 £51,250 -
Hampshire - 4 £41,250 -
Surrey +4 2 - -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle
4 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 10 (43.48%) XML
5 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
5 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 8 (34.78%) J2EE
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 6 (26.09%) JSON
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 5 (21.74%) UNIX
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 5 (21.74%) Spring
8 5 (21.74%) Maven
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
9 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
9 4 (17.39%) User Stories
9 4 (17.39%) Social Media
9 4 (17.39%) Android
9 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) OO
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) C++
9 4 (17.39%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Mercurial
3 2 (8.70%) JSUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) XML
2 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) JSON
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) Spring
6 3 (13.04%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
7 2 (8.70%) .NET
7 2 (8.70%) GWT
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 2 (8.70%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) Java EE
8 1 (4.35%) JSP
8 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Social Media
2 4 (17.39%) Data Structures
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Android
2 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
3 4 (17.39%) User Stories
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 4 (17.39%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) OOP
4 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Information Management
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) C++
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Google