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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 419 407 407
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 19 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.094% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.24% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 31
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.83% -18.42%
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
7695 8229 9449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.72% 38.86% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6732 6993 8699
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
(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
Berkshire +5 6 £70,000 +64.70% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 -
Surrey - 5 £44,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £61,250 - 5
West Sussex - 1 £24,500 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (79.41%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 18 (52.94%) MySQL
4 18 (52.94%) Linux
5 17 (50.00%) OO
6 16 (47.06%) Degree
7 14 (41.18%) Subversion
8 13 (38.24%) PHP
8 13 (38.24%) jQuery
9 12 (35.29%) OOP
9 12 (35.29%) Apache
9 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
10 11 (32.35%) C++
10 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
10 11 (32.35%) REST
11 10 (29.41%) C
11 10 (29.41%) Retail
12 9 (26.47%) SQL
13 8 (23.53%) C#
13 8 (23.53%) XML
13 8 (23.53%) XHTML
13 8 (23.53%) Scrum
14 7 (20.59%) Oracle
14 7 (20.59%) Spring
14 7 (20.59%) Ruby
14 7 (20.59%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (20.59%) Zend

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (35.29%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon S3
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SSH
2 5 (14.71%) HTTP
2 5 (14.71%) SSL
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Subversion
2 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.65%) JUnit
4 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (14.71%) Maven
4 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) Gradle
General
1 10 (29.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Web Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Trainer
3 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Java Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Software Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Web Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Web Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) CSS
1 24 (70.59%) HTML
2 13 (38.24%) jQuery
3 11 (32.35%) REST
4 8 (23.53%) XML
4 8 (23.53%) XHTML
5 7 (20.59%) Spring
5 7 (20.59%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (17.65%) SOAP
6 6 (17.65%) Struts
6 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 6 (17.65%) CSS3
6 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 6 (17.65%) JSON
7 5 (14.71%) J2EE
7 5 (14.71%) JSF
7 5 (14.71%) CGI
8 4 (11.76%) Java EE
9 3 (8.82%) Zend Framework
10 2 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Statistics
2 6 (17.65%) iPad
3 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (14.71%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Mac OS
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) OO
3 12 (35.29%) OOP
4 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) Web Development
7 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
7 5 (14.71%) Kanban
7 5 (14.71%) User Stories
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) TDD
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) PHP
4 11 (32.35%) C++
5 10 (29.41%) C
6 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 8 (23.53%) C#
8 7 (20.59%) Ruby
9 6 (17.65%) PHP5
9 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
10 5 (14.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (14.71%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
1 7 (20.59%) Zend
2 5 (14.71%) Percona
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesex
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Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: competitive
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