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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 428 413 408
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 16 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 37
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
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
20191 22325 21425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.95% 94.83% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16176 17922 17686
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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
West Sussex - 12 £22,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire -3 1 £25,000 -56.52%
East Sussex -9 1 £67,500 +80.00%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (67.57%) MySQL
3 23 (62.16%) Linux
3 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
3 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
4 22 (59.46%) Tomcat
5 20 (54.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (54.05%) RabbitMQ
5 20 (54.05%) Apache
5 20 (54.05%) Red Hat
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.22%) TDD
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
8 5 (13.51%) Finance
8 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
8 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Maven
9 4 (10.81%) Android
9 4 (10.81%) JSON
9 4 (10.81%) Build Automation
9 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
9 4 (10.81%) Android Development
9 4 (10.81%) User Experience
9 4 (10.81%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.81%) Games
9 4 (10.81%) XML
10 3 (8.11%) C#
10 3 (8.11%) HTML
10 3 (8.11%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (59.46%) Tomcat
2 20 (54.05%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) jMock
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) JSON
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.11%) J2EE
4 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.11%) Spring
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) jQuery
5 2 (5.41%) Java EE
5 2 (5.41%) Struts
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.70%) JSP
6 1 (2.70%) XSLT
6 1 (2.70%) JMS
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.70%) JAX-RS
6 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 20 (54.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Android
4 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Build Automation
5 4 (10.81%) Android Development
5 4 (10.81%) Mobile Development
6 3 (8.11%) OOD
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) BDD
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.70%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) C#
2 3 (8.11%) Go
2 3 (8.11%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian