The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 412 361 439
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 34 57 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.27% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.28% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 34 57 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Java Programmer
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
21099 20166 21691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16589 16620 18515
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Java Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the South East

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Surrey -2 26 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Berkshire +3 7 £42,000 -6.66%
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -13 1 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (38.37%) Spring
3 31 (36.05%) Software Engineering
4 30 (34.88%) Finance
4 30 (34.88%) Web Services
5 28 (32.56%) J2EE
5 28 (32.56%) Computer Science
6 27 (31.40%) SQL
7 25 (29.07%) XML
8 24 (27.91%) Ant
9 22 (25.58%) Linux
9 22 (25.58%) SOA
10 21 (24.42%) Degree
10 21 (24.42%) Waterfall
11 20 (23.26%) JRules
11 20 (23.26%) EJB
12 19 (22.09%) Oracle
13 18 (20.93%) Mathematics
14 16 (18.60%) Hibernate
15 15 (17.44%) OO
16 14 (16.28%) MySQL
17 12 (13.95%) Swing
18 11 (12.79%) C
18 11 (12.79%) Eclipse
19 10 (11.63%) PhD
19 10 (11.63%) Apache
19 10 (11.63%) Physics
19 10 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
19 10 (11.63%) 3D Graphics
19 10 (11.63%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.63%) Apache
2 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Internet
2 4 (4.65%) HTTP
3 3 (3.49%) SMTP
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.16%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) MySQL
2 10 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) Big Data
4 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Ant
2 11 (12.79%) Eclipse
3 7 (8.14%) Subversion
4 5 (5.81%) JUnit
5 3 (3.49%) Log4j
5 3 (3.49%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (3.49%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.16%) Maven
7 1 (1.16%) TestNG
7 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (34.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Electronics
2 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.16%) Retail
2 1 (1.16%) Billing
2 1 (1.16%) Games
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.37%) Spring
2 30 (34.88%) Web Services
3 28 (32.56%) J2EE
4 25 (29.07%) XML
5 20 (23.26%) JRules
5 20 (23.26%) EJB
6 16 (18.60%) Hibernate
7 12 (13.95%) Swing
8 9 (10.47%) JDBC
9 6 (6.98%) jQuery
9 6 (6.98%) HTML
10 5 (5.81%) SOAP
10 5 (5.81%) JSP
11 4 (4.65%) Ajax
11 4 (4.65%) CSS
12 3 (3.49%) SWT
12 3 (3.49%) GWT
12 3 (3.49%) RESTful
12 3 (3.49%) HTML5
12 3 (3.49%) JFace
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.56%) Computer Science
2 18 (20.93%) Mathematics
3 10 (11.63%) Physics
3 10 (11.63%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (8.14%) Social Media
6 3 (3.49%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.49%) Open Source
7 2 (2.33%) RIA
8 1 (1.16%) EPoS
8 1 (1.16%) EFT
8 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) UNIX
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Software Engineering
2 22 (25.58%) SOA
3 21 (24.42%) Waterfall
4 15 (17.44%) OO
5 9 (10.47%) TDD
6 8 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (8.14%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (8.14%) BDD
8 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.98%) Pair Programming
8 6 (6.98%) Scrum
9 4 (4.65%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Information Security
9 4 (4.65%) Change Management
9 4 (4.65%) MVC
10 3 (3.49%) OOP
10 3 (3.49%) ERP
11 2 (2.33%) QMS
11 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (31.40%) SQL
3 11 (12.79%) C
4 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.81%) C++
7 2 (2.33%) Scala
7 2 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (1.16%) XPath
8 1 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) PhD
3 3 (3.49%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) JBoss
3 3 (3.49%) Talend
4 1 (1.16%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.16%) hybris
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