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 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 Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 430 420 431
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 12 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.071% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Average salary £41,500 £33,756 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.94% -19.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
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
7886 8022 9029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.95% 37.88% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6680 7121 8021
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 September 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 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
(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
Kent - 5 - -
West Sussex - 4 £24,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £41,500 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (65.38%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) Subversion
2 16 (61.54%) Degree
3 15 (57.69%) CSS
4 14 (53.85%) Linux
4 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 12 (46.15%) OO
6 11 (42.31%) Apache
6 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 11 (42.31%) MySQL
6 11 (42.31%) Java EE
7 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) Maven
7 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
7 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
8 8 (30.77%) XML
8 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
9 7 (26.92%) XHTML
9 7 (26.92%) C++
9 7 (26.92%) C
10 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 6 (23.08%) OOP
10 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
10 6 (23.08%) REST
10 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 6 (23.08%) jQuery
11 5 (19.23%) Multithreading

Java SE
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 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 (42.31%) Apache
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SSL
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Subversion
2 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 9 (34.62%) Maven
3 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
4 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 4 (15.38%) Ant
6 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Trainer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Trainer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) JRules Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) Java EE
4 8 (30.77%) XML
5 7 (26.92%) XHTML
6 6 (23.08%) REST
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
7 5 (19.23%) CGI
8 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (15.38%) Spring
9 3 (11.54%) Swing
9 3 (11.54%) J2SE
9 3 (11.54%) LAMP
9 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
10 2 (7.69%) JRules
10 2 (7.69%) .NET
10 2 (7.69%) J2EE
10 2 (7.69%) Struts
10 2 (7.69%) JSF
11 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Mac OS
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) OOP
5 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
5 5 (19.23%) Kanban
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) User Stories
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Product Management
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Process Management
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) WFM
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) C++
4 7 (26.92%) C
5 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) C#
6 4 (15.38%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) PHP5
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Capistrano
1 5 (19.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Percona
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) JBoss
2 4 (15.38%) Zend
3 3 (11.54%) Pega
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) ILOG
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Crawley, West Sussex
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