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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 438 417 419
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 12 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.061% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 17
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -34.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
8468 8061 9191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.43% 37.55% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7265 7173 8232
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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 4 - -
Hampshire - 2 £28,750 -
Kent - 2 - - 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (77.78%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) Java EE
2 17 (62.96%) Degree
3 16 (59.26%) Subversion
4 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 15 (55.56%) SQL
5 14 (51.85%) OO
5 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
6 13 (48.15%) CSS
7 11 (40.74%) XML
8 10 (37.04%) Linux
8 10 (37.04%) XHTML
8 10 (37.04%) Spring
8 10 (37.04%) Maven
8 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
9 9 (33.33%) MySQL
9 9 (33.33%) Apache
10 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
11 7 (25.93%) Ant
11 7 (25.93%) jQuery
12 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
12 6 (22.22%) SOA
12 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
12 6 (22.22%) Process Management
12 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 6 (22.22%) Pega
13 5 (18.52%) Oracle
13 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (33.33%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) PegaRULES
4 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 9 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
4 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Subversion
2 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
3 10 (37.04%) Maven
4 7 (25.93%) Ant
5 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
6 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.41%) NetBeans
7 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
8 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.70%) JIRA
8 1 (3.70%) JMeter
8 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Trainer
3 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Technical Trainer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) JRules Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) Java EE
2 15 (55.56%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) CSS
4 11 (40.74%) XML
5 10 (37.04%) XHTML
5 10 (37.04%) Spring
6 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
7 7 (25.93%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (14.81%) Swing
9 3 (11.11%) J2SE
9 3 (11.11%) EJB
9 3 (11.11%) LAMP
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) JSP
9 3 (11.11%) JRules
10 2 (7.41%) Ajax
10 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
10 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) OO
2 6 (22.22%) SOA
2 6 (22.22%) Process Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Product Management
6 2 (7.41%) User Stories
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) V-Model
7 1 (3.70%) WFM
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Ruby
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) C
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (7.41%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Pega
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 4 (14.81%) Zend
4 3 (11.11%) ILOG
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Percona
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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