The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 368 397 393
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 70 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 33
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Java Software Engineer
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Oxfordshire +14 24 £37,500 -25.00% 1
West Sussex -4 9 £44,000 +17.33%
Berkshire +9 8 £45,000 -43.75%
Surrey -1 8 £47,500 +5.55%
East Sussex - 7 £42,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £41,250 -
Hampshire +2 5 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Kent - 3 £32,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 138 (100.00%) Java
2 126 (91.30%) Software Engineering
3 73 (52.90%) JavaScript
4 69 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (47.83%) jQuery
6 56 (40.58%) Web Development
7 55 (39.86%) Spring
7 55 (39.86%) Linux
8 54 (39.13%) MVC
9 50 (36.23%) JUnit
10 48 (34.78%) XML
11 46 (33.33%) JSON
12 45 (32.61%) Degree
13 44 (31.88%) Spring MVC
13 44 (31.88%) HTML
14 43 (31.16%) SQL
15 40 (28.99%) Apache
16 37 (26.81%) OOP
17 36 (26.09%) OO
17 36 (26.09%) Ajax
17 36 (26.09%) Computer Science
18 33 (23.91%) Tomcat
19 32 (23.19%) Web Services
19 32 (23.19%) JSP
19 32 (23.19%) MySQL
20 31 (22.46%) Ant
20 31 (22.46%) Telecoms
20 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
21 30 (21.74%) SOA
22 28 (20.29%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (28.99%) Apache
2 33 (23.91%) Tomcat
3 25 (18.12%) WebSphere
4 18 (13.04%) JBoss
5 17 (12.32%) WebLogic
6 11 (7.97%) Node.js
7 7 (5.07%) Jetty
8 4 (2.90%) Apache Pig
8 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Doxygen
2 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.77%) SaaS
2 15 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.25%) HTTP
2 9 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.17%) Internet
3 3 (2.17%) LTE
3 3 (2.17%) CDMA
3 3 (2.17%) GSM
3 3 (2.17%) UMTS
4 1 (0.72%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.19%) MySQL
2 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 17 (12.32%) Big Data
4 13 (9.42%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.52%) JasperReports
6 8 (5.80%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.07%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.90%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.90%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.90%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (36.23%) JUnit
2 31 (22.46%) Ant
2 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
3 22 (15.94%) Subversion
4 21 (15.22%) JIRA
4 21 (15.22%) Selenium
5 19 (13.77%) Eclipse
6 15 (10.87%) Mockito
7 9 (6.52%) CruiseControl
8 8 (5.80%) Maven
9 7 (5.07%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.07%) jMock
10 6 (4.35%) NetBeans
11 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.90%) DbUnit
12 4 (2.90%) EasyMock
General
1 31 (22.46%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.04%) Finance
3 8 (5.80%) Electronics
4 7 (5.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.90%) Publishing
5 4 (2.90%) Games
5 4 (2.90%) Retail
6 3 (2.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (47.83%) jQuery
2 55 (39.86%) Spring
3 48 (34.78%) XML
4 46 (33.33%) JSON
5 44 (31.88%) Spring MVC
5 44 (31.88%) HTML
6 36 (26.09%) Ajax
7 32 (23.19%) JSP
7 32 (23.19%) Web Services
8 28 (20.29%) Servlets
8 28 (20.29%) CSS
9 25 (18.12%) REST
10 24 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
11 23 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 21 (15.22%) HTML5
12 21 (15.22%) AngularJS
13 17 (12.32%) CSS3
13 17 (12.32%) PhoneGap
13 17 (12.32%) Play Framework
14 15 (10.87%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.14%) Semantic Web
3 11 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.97%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.07%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.07%) GIS
5 5 (3.62%) Social Media
6 3 (2.17%) DTV
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
7 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.72%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.72%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.72%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.72%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
8 1 (0.72%) Life Science
8 1 (0.72%) MPEG
8 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (39.86%) Linux
2 24 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (11.59%) UNIX
4 13 (9.42%) Android
4 13 (9.42%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (91.30%) Software Engineering
2 69 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (40.58%) Web Development
4 54 (39.13%) MVC
5 37 (26.81%) OOP
6 36 (26.09%) OO
7 30 (21.74%) SOA
8 26 (18.84%) Open Source
9 19 (13.77%) Configuration Management
9 19 (13.77%) UML
9 19 (13.77%) Unit Testing
10 17 (12.32%) TDD
10 17 (12.32%) Mobile Development
11 16 (11.59%) Scrum
12 15 (10.87%) OOD
13 11 (7.97%) BDD
14 10 (7.25%) OOA/OOD
15 9 (6.52%) B2B
16 7 (5.07%) Kanban
16 7 (5.07%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (52.90%) JavaScript
3 43 (31.16%) SQL
4 24 (17.39%) Python
5 18 (13.04%) Ruby
6 17 (12.32%) PHP
7 10 (7.25%) C++
8 8 (5.80%) C
9 4 (2.90%) Perl
9 4 (2.90%) XPath
9 4 (2.90%) Scala
10 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (32.61%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) Puppet
1 15 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (10.87%) Ansible
2 4 (2.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (19.57%) Red Hat
2 26 (18.84%) Oracle
3 11 (7.97%) SAP
4 7 (5.07%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.90%) Splunk
6 2 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.72%) HP
7 1 (0.72%) EMC
7 1 (0.72%) Twitter
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