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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 395 365 407
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 35 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 35
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Surrey -8 11 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hampshire -23 9 £40,000 +45.45%
West Sussex -2 8 £21,000 -35.38% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 3 £42,000 -6.66%
East Sussex -18 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Berkshire -19 1 £39,000 -37.60%
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 83 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (54.22%) Software Engineering
3 32 (38.55%) C++
4 31 (37.35%) J2EE
5 27 (32.53%) C
5 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
7 23 (27.71%) Linux
8 20 (24.10%) HTML
9 19 (22.89%) Finance
9 19 (22.89%) Degree
10 18 (21.69%) Spring
11 17 (20.48%) MySQL
11 17 (20.48%) UML
12 16 (19.28%) Tomcat
12 16 (19.28%) CSS
13 15 (18.07%) Telecoms
13 15 (18.07%) Oracle
13 15 (18.07%) OO
14 14 (16.87%) RESTful
15 13 (15.66%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (15.66%) Hibernate
15 13 (15.66%) Project Management
15 13 (15.66%) SOAP
15 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (14.46%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (14.46%) XML
16 12 (14.46%) OOP
16 12 (14.46%) Apache
16 12 (14.46%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 16 (19.28%) Tomcat
2 12 (14.46%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) Confluence
3 5 (6.02%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.41%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) MySQL
2 5 (6.02%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.02%) Apache Hive
2 5 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.02%) Redis
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.61%) SQLite
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.20%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Eclipse
2 8 (9.64%) JIRA
3 4 (4.82%) Subversion
4 3 (3.61%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.61%) Redmine
5 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.20%) Maven
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.35%) J2EE
2 20 (24.10%) HTML
3 18 (21.69%) Spring
4 16 (19.28%) CSS
5 14 (16.87%) RESTful
6 13 (15.66%) Hibernate
6 13 (15.66%) SOAP
7 12 (14.46%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (14.46%) XML
8 10 (12.05%) JSP
9 7 (8.43%) JSF
10 6 (7.23%) Struts
11 5 (6.02%) JMS
11 5 (6.02%) Java SE
11 5 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (6.02%) Spring MVC
11 5 (6.02%) GWT
11 5 (6.02%) jQuery
11 5 (6.02%) ZK
12 4 (4.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (13.25%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.84%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.23%) Physics
5 5 (6.02%) iPhone
5 5 (6.02%) iPad
5 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.41%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.20%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) Software Engineering
2 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.48%) UML
4 15 (18.07%) OO
5 13 (15.66%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (15.66%) Project Management
6 12 (14.46%) OOP
7 11 (13.25%) MVC
8 7 (8.43%) Software Architecture
9 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.02%) TDD
10 5 (6.02%) Low Latency
10 5 (6.02%) Android Development
10 5 (6.02%) iOS Development
11 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.82%) Scrum
12 2 (2.41%) 3D Visualisation
12 2 (2.41%) Static Code Analysis
12 2 (2.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (38.55%) C++
3 27 (32.53%) C
4 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.25%) SQL
6 8 (9.64%) C#
7 7 (8.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.20%) Fortran
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) Delphi
8 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle
2 12 (14.46%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.41%) Sun
4 1 (1.20%) Informatica
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