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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 389 401 420
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 52 50 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 32
Average salary £37,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.07% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £30,250 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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
Hampshire -14 15 £35,000 -6.66%
West Sussex 0 14 £21,000 -44.00% 1
Surrey -6 12 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Sussex -8 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire +3 4 £37,000 -47.14%
Berkshire -13 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 19 December 2014, 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 34 (40.48%) C++
4 28 (33.33%) J2EE
5 25 (29.76%) C
5 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 23 (27.38%) Finance
8 22 (26.19%) HTML
9 21 (25.00%) Linux
9 21 (25.00%) Oracle
10 20 (23.81%) Degree
11 18 (21.43%) MySQL
12 17 (20.24%) OO
12 17 (20.24%) UML
13 16 (19.05%) Spring
14 15 (17.86%) CSS
14 15 (17.86%) SQL
15 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
16 13 (15.48%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
16 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
17 12 (14.29%) RESTful
17 12 (14.29%) XML
17 12 (14.29%) OOP
18 11 (13.10%) Project Management
18 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
18 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 11 (13.10%) Technical Architecture
18 11 (13.10%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.10%) Apache
3 4 (4.76%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.57%) Confluence
5 2 (2.38%) Node.js
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) MySQL
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.57%) Redis
3 3 (3.57%) SQLite
3 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.19%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.14%) JIRA
3 5 (5.95%) Subversion
4 3 (3.57%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.57%) Redmine
5 1 (1.19%) Ant
5 1 (1.19%) JUnit
5 1 (1.19%) Maven
5 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.19%) PyUnit
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) J2EE
2 22 (26.19%) HTML
3 16 (19.05%) Spring
4 15 (17.86%) CSS
5 12 (14.29%) XML
5 12 (14.29%) RESTful
6 11 (13.10%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (13.10%) SOAP
6 11 (13.10%) Hibernate
7 10 (11.90%) JSP
8 7 (8.33%) JSF
9 6 (7.14%) Struts
9 6 (7.14%) Web Services
10 5 (5.95%) Java SE
11 4 (4.76%) JDBC
12 3 (3.57%) Spring MVC
12 3 (3.57%) ZK
12 3 (3.57%) GWT
12 3 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
1 13 (15.48%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.14%) Physics
4 5 (5.95%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.57%) iPad
5 3 (3.57%) iPhone
5 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.38%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.19%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.24%) UML
3 17 (20.24%) OO
4 12 (14.29%) OOP
5 11 (13.10%) Project Management
5 11 (13.10%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (10.71%) MVC
7 7 (8.33%) Software Architecture
8 6 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 6 (7.14%) TDD
9 5 (5.95%) Scrum
9 5 (5.95%) Information Security
9 5 (5.95%) User Stories
10 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.57%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.57%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.57%) Android Development
11 3 (3.57%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.38%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (40.48%) C++
3 25 (29.76%) C
4 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.86%) SQL
6 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
7 8 (9.52%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) Delphi
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.19%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) Fortran
8 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.38%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.95%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (1.19%) Informatica
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