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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 424 411 421
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 22 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 12
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,756 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.59%
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 8332 8815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.41% 38.57% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6319 7335 7826
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Surrey - 7 £44,000 - 1
West Sussex - 5 £24,500 - 2
Kent - 5 - -
Berkshire -11 3 £70,000 +47.36% 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 25 (73.53%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
4 20 (58.82%) Linux
5 16 (47.06%) OO
5 16 (47.06%) MySQL
6 15 (44.12%) Subversion
6 15 (44.12%) Degree
7 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (38.24%) SQL
8 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
9 11 (32.35%) jQuery
9 11 (32.35%) REST
9 11 (32.35%) Apache
9 11 (32.35%) XML
9 11 (32.35%) PHP
10 10 (29.41%) OOP
10 10 (29.41%) C++
10 10 (29.41%) C
10 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
11 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
12 8 (23.53%) XHTML
12 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
13 7 (20.59%) Java EE
14 6 (17.65%) JSON
14 6 (17.65%) SSH
14 6 (17.65%) Retail
14 6 (17.65%) Maven
14 6 (17.65%) PHP5

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (32.35%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
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 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SSH
2 5 (14.71%) HTTP
2 5 (14.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Subversion
2 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
4 6 (17.65%) Maven
5 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.82%) JUnit
7 2 (5.88%) Ant
8 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Web Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Trainer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Web Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior
5 5 (14.71%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Web Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Trainer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Java Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) HTML
1 24 (70.59%) CSS
2 11 (32.35%) jQuery
2 11 (32.35%) REST
2 11 (32.35%) XML
3 8 (23.53%) XHTML
4 7 (20.59%) Java EE
5 6 (17.65%) JSON
5 6 (17.65%) CSS3
5 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 6 (17.65%) SOAP
5 6 (17.65%) Struts
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) CGI
6 5 (14.71%) J2EE
6 5 (14.71%) Spring
6 5 (14.71%) JSF
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (8.82%) LAMP
7 3 (8.82%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Statistics
3 3 (8.82%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) OO
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) OOP
4 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) User Stories
6 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 5 (14.71%) Kanban
6 5 (14.71%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Product Management
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Process Management
8 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) WFM
8 1 (2.94%) DevOps
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) PHP
5 10 (29.41%) C++
5 10 (29.41%) C
6 6 (17.65%) PHP5
6 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
7 5 (14.71%) C#
7 5 (14.71%) Perl
7 5 (14.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (14.71%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
1 5 (14.71%) Percona
1 5 (14.71%) Zend
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Pega
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