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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Programmer
Rank 416 427 408
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 34 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 35
Average salary £46,250 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £21,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
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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 +4 14 £50,000 +138.09%
Surrey +22 13 £41,500 -24.54%
Kent +9 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +3 2 £56,250 +27.84%
Hampshire +14 1 £20,000 -53.48%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (66.25%) Oracle
3 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (51.25%) SQL
5 31 (38.75%) PL/SQL
6 29 (36.25%) Waterfall
7 25 (31.25%) HTML
7 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 24 (30.00%) JSP
9 23 (28.75%) CSS
9 23 (28.75%) Hibernate
9 23 (28.75%) Spring
10 22 (27.50%) Linux
10 22 (27.50%) J2EE
10 22 (27.50%) MySQL
11 21 (26.25%) C++
11 21 (26.25%) Finance
12 20 (25.00%) C
13 18 (22.50%) Multithreading
13 18 (22.50%) Cloud Computing
13 18 (22.50%) Web Design
13 18 (22.50%) Assembly Language
14 15 (18.75%) UML
14 15 (18.75%) Web Services
15 13 (16.25%) SOA
15 13 (16.25%) Oracle Database
16 12 (15.00%) Eclipse
17 10 (12.50%) JSF
17 10 (12.50%) Apache
17 10 (12.50%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.50%) Resin
3 6 (7.50%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.00%) JBoss
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Jetty
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) MySQL
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.75%) Big Data
3 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.25%) JUnit
4 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
5 3 (3.75%) TestNG
6 2 (2.50%) jMock
7 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.25%) Maven
7 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) HTML
2 24 (30.00%) JSP
3 23 (28.75%) CSS
3 23 (28.75%) Hibernate
3 23 (28.75%) Spring
4 22 (27.50%) J2EE
5 15 (18.75%) Web Services
6 10 (12.50%) JSF
6 10 (12.50%) XML
7 9 (11.25%) .NET
8 8 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (10.00%) EJB
9 7 (8.75%) JMS
9 7 (8.75%) REST
9 7 (8.75%) XSLT
10 6 (7.50%) ICEfaces
10 6 (7.50%) JPA
10 6 (7.50%) JRules
10 6 (7.50%) Struts
10 6 (7.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) Waterfall
3 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 18 (22.50%) Multithreading
4 18 (22.50%) Web Design
5 15 (18.75%) UML
6 13 (16.25%) SOA
7 10 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.50%) Project Management
9 6 (7.50%) SDLC
10 5 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.75%) BDD
11 3 (3.75%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.75%) Microservices
11 3 (3.75%) MVC
11 3 (3.75%) TDD
12 2 (2.50%) Data Analysis
12 2 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (51.25%) SQL
3 31 (38.75%) PL/SQL
4 21 (26.25%) C++
5 20 (25.00%) C
6 18 (22.50%) Assembly Language
7 9 (11.25%) C#
8 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.00%) Scala
9 3 (3.75%) Go
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Python
10 1 (1.25%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) HND
3 2 (2.50%) OCMJD
3 2 (2.50%) OCPJP
3 2 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (66.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (2.50%) Sun