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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 420 382 436
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 22 53 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.25% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.26% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £35,100 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
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
20745 20114 21777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16266 16627 18645
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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
Surrey -16 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Berkshire -4 4 £44,750 -10.50%
Hampshire -14 2 £45,250 +29.28%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -7 1 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £52,000 -
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 81 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (40.74%) Spring
3 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (35.80%) Web Services
5 28 (34.57%) SQL
5 28 (34.57%) Finance
6 27 (33.33%) J2EE
6 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 23 (28.40%) XML
8 22 (27.16%) Linux
8 22 (27.16%) Ant
8 22 (27.16%) Computer Science
9 20 (24.69%) Degree
9 20 (24.69%) Oracle
9 20 (24.69%) SOA
10 19 (23.46%) EJB
11 18 (22.22%) JRules
11 18 (22.22%) Waterfall
12 16 (19.75%) Hibernate
13 14 (17.28%) MySQL
13 14 (17.28%) OO
14 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
15 11 (13.58%) Eclipse
15 11 (13.58%) Swing
16 10 (12.35%) C
16 10 (12.35%) Apache
16 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (12.35%) TDD
16 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
17 9 (11.11%) JDBC

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (12.35%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.23%) JCAPS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) HTTP
3 3 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (1.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) MySQL
2 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Ant
2 11 (13.58%) Eclipse
3 7 (8.64%) Subversion
4 5 (6.17%) JUnit
5 3 (3.70%) Log4j
5 3 (3.70%) Maven
5 3 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.23%) JIRA
7 1 (1.23%) TestNG
7 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.23%) Games
2 1 (1.23%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) Spring
2 29 (35.80%) Web Services
3 27 (33.33%) J2EE
4 23 (28.40%) XML
5 19 (23.46%) EJB
6 18 (22.22%) JRules
7 16 (19.75%) Hibernate
8 11 (13.58%) Swing
9 9 (11.11%) JDBC
10 6 (7.41%) SOAP
11 5 (6.17%) jQuery
12 4 (4.94%) RESTful
12 4 (4.94%) REST
12 4 (4.94%) Ajax
12 4 (4.94%) HTML
12 4 (4.94%) JSP
13 3 (3.70%) CSS
13 3 (3.70%) Java EE
13 3 (3.70%) SWT
13 3 (3.70%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (8.64%) Social Media
5 5 (6.17%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (6.17%) Physics
6 4 (4.94%) Open Source
7 3 (3.70%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.47%) RIA
9 1 (1.23%) EPoS
9 1 (1.23%) EFT
9 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) UNIX
3 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 20 (24.69%) SOA
4 18 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 14 (17.28%) OO
6 10 (12.35%) TDD
7 8 (9.88%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (8.64%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.64%) BDD
9 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.41%) Pair Programming
9 6 (7.41%) Scrum
10 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.94%) Information Security
10 4 (4.94%) Change Management
10 4 (4.94%) MVC
11 3 (3.70%) OOP
11 3 (3.70%) ERP
12 2 (2.47%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (34.57%) SQL
3 10 (12.35%) C
4 8 (9.88%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.17%) C++
5 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.70%) C#
7 2 (2.47%) Scala
8 1 (1.23%) XPath
8 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) PhD
3 3 (3.70%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle
2 8 (9.88%) JBoss
3 3 (3.70%) Talend
4 1 (1.23%) Guidewire
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