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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 410 375 379
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 26 46 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 45 51
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £30,000 £35,657
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
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
19758 19598 20408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.69% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 15491 17340
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 13 £55,000 - 2
West Sussex -2 7 £22,500 -30.76%
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £42,000 +1.81%
Hampshire -15 2 £36,250 -14.70% 2
East Sussex -17 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
3 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.18%) Linux
5 26 (32.91%) J2EE
6 22 (27.85%) C
6 22 (27.85%) C++
7 21 (26.58%) Spring
8 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
8 20 (25.32%) MySQL
9 19 (24.05%) Tomcat
9 19 (24.05%) Degree
10 18 (22.78%) Telecoms
10 18 (22.78%) Finance
11 17 (21.52%) UML
12 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
13 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (18.99%) HTML
13 15 (18.99%) Red Hat
13 15 (18.99%) OO
13 15 (18.99%) Apache
13 15 (18.99%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (16.46%) Oracle
14 13 (16.46%) SQL
14 13 (16.46%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (15.19%) OOP
16 11 (13.92%) MVC
16 11 (13.92%) Eclipse
16 11 (13.92%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (24.05%) Tomcat
2 15 (18.99%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) Confluence
3 5 (6.33%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.53%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) MySQL
2 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.33%) Redis
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.80%) SQLite
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.27%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.13%) JIRA
3 4 (5.06%) Subversion
4 3 (3.80%) Redmine
4 3 (3.80%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.27%) Maven
5 1 (1.27%) IntelliJ
General
1 18 (22.78%) Telecoms
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) J2EE
2 21 (26.58%) Spring
3 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
4 15 (18.99%) HTML
4 15 (18.99%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (13.92%) CSS
6 9 (11.39%) RESTful
7 8 (10.13%) SOAP
8 7 (8.86%) JSF
9 6 (7.59%) Struts
9 6 (7.59%) XML
10 5 (6.33%) JDBC
10 5 (6.33%) JSP
10 5 (6.33%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (6.33%) JMS
10 5 (6.33%) Java SE
10 5 (6.33%) Spring MVC
10 5 (6.33%) ZK
10 5 (6.33%) GWT
10 5 (6.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.59%) Physics
5 5 (6.33%) iPhone
5 5 (6.33%) iPad
5 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Linux
2 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
2 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.52%) UML
4 15 (18.99%) OO
5 13 (16.46%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (15.19%) OOP
7 11 (13.92%) MVC
8 9 (11.39%) Project Management
9 7 (8.86%) Software Architecture
10 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
11 5 (6.33%) Low Latency
11 5 (6.33%) Android Development
11 5 (6.33%) iOS Development
11 5 (6.33%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.33%) TDD
12 4 (5.06%) Scrum
12 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.53%) Static Code Analysis
13 2 (2.53%) Web Development
13 2 (2.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) C
2 22 (27.85%) C++
3 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) SQL
5 8 (10.13%) C#
6 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) Delphi
7 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) Fortran
7 1 (1.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.53%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Red Hat
2 13 (16.46%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) Sun
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