The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 385 467 443
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -24
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 15 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 22
Median salary £50,000 £35,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.84% -19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
Java SE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6153 8512 7783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.00% 39.60% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5395 7420 6741
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java SE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Java SE Salary Trend in the South East

Java SE
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Java SE Salary Histogram in the South East

Java SE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 8 £47,500 -
Hampshire +11 4 £55,000 +10.00%
East Sussex - 2 £27,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
3 22 (88.00%) Linux
4 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (80.00%) JMS
6 16 (64.00%) EJB
6 16 (64.00%) JSF
6 16 (64.00%) Degree
6 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
7 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (60.00%) Web Services
8 13 (52.00%) Struts
8 13 (52.00%) J2EE
8 13 (52.00%) MySQL
8 13 (52.00%) HTML5
9 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
9 12 (48.00%) Java EE
9 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
9 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
9 12 (48.00%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (48.00%) Spring
10 11 (44.00%) XML
11 9 (36.00%) Oracle
11 9 (36.00%) Finance
11 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (36.00%) Concurrent Programming
12 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (32.00%) Apache Flex
12 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) VoIP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (52.00%) MySQL
3 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.00%) HBase
7 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (32.00%) JUnit
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (16.00%) Artifactory
4 4 (16.00%) Hudson
4 4 (16.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.00%) Mocha
5 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Electronics
3 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 20 (80.00%) JMS
3 16 (64.00%) EJB
3 16 (64.00%) JSF
4 15 (60.00%) Web Services
5 13 (52.00%) HTML5
5 13 (52.00%) J2EE
5 13 (52.00%) Struts
6 12 (48.00%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (48.00%) Java EE
6 12 (48.00%) Spring
7 11 (44.00%) XML
8 8 (32.00%) Apache Flex
8 8 (32.00%) Middleware
8 8 (32.00%) SOAP
9 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
10 5 (20.00%) jQuery
10 5 (20.00%) Servlets
11 4 (16.00%) Ajax
11 4 (16.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
4 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) System Testing
4 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) AWK
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.00%) sed
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PA-DSS
1 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (16.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) BT
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Terracotta