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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 419 397 394
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 19 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 39
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +7.14%
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
19596 19875 20253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.19% 94.67% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16006 15752 17153
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
West Sussex - 7 £22,500 -
Oxfordshire +2 4 £75,000 +30.43%
Hampshire -14 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Berkshire -9 2 £44,000 -
Surrey -12 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (56.25%) MySQL
3 24 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 22 (45.83%) Linux
4 22 (45.83%) Tomcat
5 20 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 19 (39.58%) Red Hat
6 19 (39.58%) Apache
6 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (39.58%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (29.17%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) Java EE
8 11 (22.92%) jQuery
9 10 (20.83%) TDD
9 10 (20.83%) Spring
10 9 (18.75%) J2EE
10 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (16.67%) JSON
11 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.67%) Maven
12 7 (14.58%) Swing
12 7 (14.58%) JMS
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.58%) GWT
13 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
13 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 5 (10.42%) Web Services
14 5 (10.42%) JSP
14 5 (10.42%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 22 (45.83%) Tomcat
2 19 (39.58%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.08%) JCAPS
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) MySQL
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (16.67%) Maven
2 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
5 2 (4.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.08%) Ant
General
1 20 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (22.92%) Java EE
2 11 (22.92%) jQuery
3 10 (20.83%) Spring
4 9 (18.75%) J2EE
5 8 (16.67%) JSON
6 7 (14.58%) Swing
6 7 (14.58%) JMS
6 7 (14.58%) GWT
7 5 (10.42%) Web Services
7 5 (10.42%) JSP
8 4 (8.33%) Ajax
8 4 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.33%) Servlets
9 3 (6.25%) XML
9 3 (6.25%) REST
10 2 (4.17%) RESTful
10 2 (4.17%) HTML
10 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
11 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Open Source
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Linux
2 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Android
4 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) UNIX
5 1 (2.08%) Windows
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) TDD
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Web Development
5 4 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 4 (8.33%) Android Development
5 4 (8.33%) MVC
6 3 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.25%) BDD
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (2.08%) Scrum
8 1 (2.08%) OOD
8 1 (2.08%) UML
8 1 (2.08%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) C
3 3 (6.25%) Golang
3 3 (6.25%) Ruby
4 2 (4.17%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Informatica