The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 354 355 352
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 83 106 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.53% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 82 94 99
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
17675 19960 22319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.08% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14978 16141 18060
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -7 31 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Hampshire +17 18 £50,000 +17.64% 2
West Sussex -31 12 £45,750 +72.64%
Berkshire +1 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire -4 8 £50,000 +60.29% 1
East Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +25 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Middlesex +9 1 £41,000 -25.45%
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Java Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 163 (100.00%) Java
2 107 (65.64%) Software Engineering
3 71 (43.56%) JavaScript
4 68 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (39.26%) Linux
6 61 (37.42%) C++
7 59 (36.20%) Spring
8 51 (31.29%) Windows
9 44 (26.99%) Degree
10 43 (26.38%) HTML
11 39 (23.93%) Oracle
11 39 (23.93%) Web Services
12 36 (22.09%) Hibernate
13 35 (21.47%) CSS
14 34 (20.86%) SQL
14 34 (20.86%) Eclipse
15 33 (20.25%) UML
15 33 (20.25%) C
16 32 (19.63%) MySQL
17 31 (19.02%) XML
18 30 (18.40%) Computer Science
18 30 (18.40%) Security Cleared
19 29 (17.79%) Apache
20 28 (17.18%) Python
20 28 (17.18%) SQL Server
21 26 (15.95%) jQuery
21 26 (15.95%) Maven
22 25 (15.34%) Ajax
22 25 (15.34%) SC Cleared
22 25 (15.34%) Tomcat

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (17.79%) Apache
2 25 (15.34%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.59%) JBoss
4 13 (7.98%) WebLogic
5 10 (6.13%) WebSphere
6 9 (5.52%) Node.js
7 8 (4.91%) GlassFish
8 5 (3.07%) Confluence
8 5 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.61%) IIS
9 1 (0.61%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.84%) SaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) DNS
1 1 (0.61%) HTTP
1 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.63%) MySQL
2 28 (17.18%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.82%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.98%) GIS
4 13 (7.98%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.36%) RDBMS
6 11 (6.75%) Big Data
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.84%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.61%) HBase
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.61%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 34 (20.86%) Eclipse
2 26 (15.95%) Maven
3 24 (14.72%) JUnit
4 20 (12.27%) Git (software)
5 12 (7.36%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.75%) Subversion
7 9 (5.52%) NetBeans
8 8 (4.91%) StarTeam
8 8 (4.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (4.29%) Ant
10 5 (3.07%) JIRA
10 5 (3.07%) Mockito
11 3 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.84%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.23%) CruiseControl
12 2 (1.23%) JBehave
12 2 (1.23%) jMock
12 2 (1.23%) ProC
12 2 (1.23%) Selenium
12 2 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 23 (14.11%) Automotive
1 23 (14.11%) Finance
2 20 (12.27%) Telecoms
3 16 (9.82%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.29%) Publishing
5 4 (2.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (36.20%) Spring
2 43 (26.38%) HTML
3 39 (23.93%) Web Services
4 36 (22.09%) Hibernate
5 35 (21.47%) CSS
6 31 (19.02%) XML
7 26 (15.95%) jQuery
8 25 (15.34%) Ajax
9 24 (14.72%) J2EE
10 23 (14.11%) Servlets
11 20 (12.27%) JSP
12 19 (11.66%) SOAP
13 15 (9.20%) Dojo
14 13 (7.98%) AngularJS
15 12 (7.36%) JSON
16 10 (6.13%) JDBC
17 9 (5.52%) JMS
17 9 (5.52%) RESTful
18 8 (4.91%) JPA
18 8 (4.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.40%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.13%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.91%) Clustering
5 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.07%) Semantic Web
5 5 (3.07%) VHDL
6 4 (2.45%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.84%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.84%) Statistics
8 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.23%) NHS
8 2 (1.23%) Physics
9 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.61%) Informatics
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (39.26%) Linux
2 51 (31.29%) Windows
3 20 (12.27%) Unix
4 14 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (7.36%) Mac OS X
6 6 (3.68%) Android
7 4 (2.45%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.61%) CentOS
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (65.64%) Software Engineering
2 68 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.25%) UML
4 24 (14.72%) OO
5 22 (13.50%) OOP
6 19 (11.66%) Mentoring
6 19 (11.66%) Web Development
7 17 (10.43%) Static Code Analysis
8 16 (9.82%) SDLC
9 15 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.59%) Scrum
11 13 (7.98%) Data Management
11 13 (7.98%) Multithreading
11 13 (7.98%) TDD
12 11 (6.75%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.13%) Use Case
14 9 (5.52%) Unit Testing
15 8 (4.91%) AOP
15 8 (4.91%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (4.91%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 163 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (43.56%) JavaScript
3 61 (37.42%) C++
4 34 (20.86%) SQL
5 33 (20.25%) C
6 28 (17.18%) Python
7 12 (7.36%) C#
7 12 (7.36%) Perl
8 10 (6.13%) Scala
9 9 (5.52%) PHP
10 8 (4.91%) Ruby
11 5 (3.07%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.84%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.84%) R
13 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.61%) VB
13 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (26.99%) Degree
2 30 (18.40%) Security Cleared
3 25 (15.34%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.13%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (4.91%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.29%) OCPJP
7 2 (1.23%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.61%) PhD
8 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PMP
8 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (6.75%) Puppet
2 8 (4.91%) Ansible
2 8 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (23.93%) Oracle
2 11 (6.75%) Sun
3 7 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.07%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.84%) Google
6 2 (1.23%) Zend
7 1 (0.61%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.61%) Pega
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Sybase
7 1 (0.61%) Syclo
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IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Talentspa
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago