The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Developer role 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 411 427 433
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 25 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 13
Average salary £28,800 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Java Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19643 21374 20828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.91% 95.00% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16206 17040 17156
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South East region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
West Sussex - 8 £22,500 -
Surrey -9 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Oxfordshire +11 4 £22,000 -51.11% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire +11 2 £30,000 -41.46%
Berkshire +6 2 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title 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 with Java Software Developer in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
3 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (47.17%) Linux
5 23 (43.40%) Apache
5 23 (43.40%) SQL
6 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
7 20 (37.74%) Red Hat
7 20 (37.74%) MySQL
7 20 (37.74%) Tomcat
7 20 (37.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (37.74%) RabbitMQ
7 20 (37.74%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (35.85%) Oracle
9 18 (33.96%) Spring
10 17 (32.08%) Finance
10 17 (32.08%) SDLC
11 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
11 16 (30.19%) J2EE
12 15 (28.30%) C
12 15 (28.30%) JDBC
12 15 (28.30%) Swing
13 14 (26.42%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
15 11 (20.75%) OO
16 10 (18.87%) Web Services
17 9 (16.98%) SaaS
18 8 (15.09%) jQuery
18 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
18 8 (15.09%) SQL Server

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title 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 with Java Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (43.40%) Apache
2 20 (37.74%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.32%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
4 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.55%) Couchbase
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.66%) JasperReports
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JUnit
2 6 (11.32%) Selenium
2 6 (11.32%) EasyMock
2 6 (11.32%) DbUnit
3 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 3 (5.66%) Ant
4 1 (1.89%) ProC
4 1 (1.89%) Mockito
General
1 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
2 17 (32.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) RabbitMQ
2 18 (33.96%) Spring
3 16 (30.19%) J2EE
3 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
4 15 (28.30%) JDBC
4 15 (28.30%) Swing
5 10 (18.87%) Web Services
6 8 (15.09%) jQuery
7 6 (11.32%) Ajax
8 4 (7.55%) XML
9 3 (5.66%) XSLT
9 3 (5.66%) SOAP
9 3 (5.66%) REST
10 2 (3.77%) .NET
10 2 (3.77%) Java EE
10 2 (3.77%) J2SE
11 1 (1.89%) JBoss Seam
11 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.89%) Grails
11 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.77%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.32%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
2 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) SDLC
4 14 (26.42%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (20.75%) OO
6 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Web Development
8 6 (11.32%) SOA
8 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.55%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.66%) Open Source
10 3 (5.66%) BDD
10 3 (5.66%) B2B
10 3 (5.66%) OOP
11 2 (3.77%) Scrum
11 2 (3.77%) Change Management
12 1 (1.89%) MVC
12 1 (1.89%) Workflow
12 1 (1.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) C
4 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) XQuery
6 1 (1.89%) SPARQL
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Red Hat
2 19 (35.85%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) SAP
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