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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 437 453 430
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 11 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.053% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 14
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.64% +8.33%
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
7442 7758 8216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.67% 37.16% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6630 6832 6808
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 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
(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
Hampshire - 8 £50,000 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 - 1
Middlesex +11 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 21 (95.45%) Spring
3 20 (90.91%) Java EE
4 18 (81.82%) WebSphere
5 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
6 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
6 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 14 (63.64%) Oracle
7 13 (59.09%) JSP
7 13 (59.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (59.09%) Web Services
7 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
8 12 (54.55%) Tomcat
8 12 (54.55%) CSS
9 11 (50.00%) OO
10 10 (45.45%) Linux
10 10 (45.45%) MySQL
10 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (40.91%) Finance
11 9 (40.91%) JMS
11 9 (40.91%) JSF
12 8 (36.36%) Maven
12 8 (36.36%) QA
12 8 (36.36%) JPA
12 8 (36.36%) J2EE
13 7 (31.82%) Unix
13 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
13 7 (31.82%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (31.82%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (81.82%) WebSphere
2 13 (59.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 6 (27.27%) JBoss
5 5 (22.73%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Boomi
1 1 (4.55%) iPaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
2 10 (45.45%) MySQL
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
3 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
5 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Maven
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 6 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
4 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
1 19 (86.36%) Java Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Lead Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) Spring
2 20 (90.91%) Java EE
3 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
4 13 (59.09%) JSP
4 13 (59.09%) Web Services
5 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) JMS
6 9 (40.91%) JSF
7 8 (36.36%) J2EE
7 8 (36.36%) JPA
8 7 (31.82%) Ajax
8 7 (31.82%) Apache Camel
8 7 (31.82%) HTML5
8 7 (31.82%) PrimeFaces
8 7 (31.82%) Spring Integration
8 7 (31.82%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (27.27%) Dojo
9 6 (27.27%) OSGi
9 6 (27.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
2 11 (50.00%) OO
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) System Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (27.27%) Time Management
6 5 (22.73%) OOD
6 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (22.73%) Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Microservices
8 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) OCP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) PA-DSS
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) BT
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
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