The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
England / South East
Rank 321 356 347
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 64 95 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 109
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%

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
14451 18600 20106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.74% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11988 15817 16337
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +22 21 £45,000 -
Berkshire +37 20 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Surrey +30 12 £47,000 +46.87% 4
Oxfordshire +15 7 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £57,500 +15.00%
West Sussex -20 1 - -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 145 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (99.31%) Software Engineering
3 95 (65.52%) JavaScript
4 93 (64.14%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (48.97%) HTML
6 57 (39.31%) TDD
6 57 (39.31%) Web Services
6 57 (39.31%) Linux
7 56 (38.62%) SQL
8 50 (34.48%) CSS
9 42 (28.97%) Spring
10 40 (27.59%) Scrum
11 38 (26.21%) NoSQL
12 37 (25.52%) C++
13 36 (24.83%) SOAP
14 35 (24.14%) RESTful
14 35 (24.14%) Computer Science
15 33 (22.76%) Degree
15 33 (22.76%) XML
16 32 (22.07%) Python
16 32 (22.07%) BDD
17 31 (21.38%) SDLC
18 29 (20.00%) Maven
19 25 (17.24%) OOP
19 25 (17.24%) OO
20 24 (16.55%) Unix
20 24 (16.55%) Java EE
21 22 (15.17%) Big Data
22 21 (14.48%) Jenkins
22 21 (14.48%) JMS

Java Software Engineer 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 20 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.66%) JBoss
3 7 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.14%) Apache
4 6 (4.14%) WildFly
5 5 (3.45%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.76%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.07%) CMS
7 3 (2.07%) Confluence
7 3 (2.07%) SAS
7 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.38%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.38%) Jetty
8 2 (1.38%) nginx
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.69%) Drupal
9 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.52%) SaaS
3 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.45%) GitHub
5 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.38%) PaaS
5 2 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) SMTP
2 12 (8.28%) Internet
3 10 (6.90%) VoIP
4 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.07%) HTTP
6 2 (1.38%) AMQP
6 2 (1.38%) ATM
7 1 (0.69%) DNS
7 1 (0.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.21%) NoSQL
2 22 (15.17%) Big Data
3 20 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 19 (13.10%) MySQL
5 18 (12.41%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.14%) HBase
7 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.76%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.69%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.69%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.69%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 29 (20.00%) Maven
2 21 (14.48%) Jenkins
3 20 (13.79%) Eclipse
4 18 (12.41%) Cucumber
4 18 (12.41%) Selenium
5 17 (11.72%) Git (software)
5 17 (11.72%) JUnit
6 12 (8.28%) Ant
7 8 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (5.52%) IntelliJ
8 6 (4.14%) JIRA
8 6 (4.14%) Mockito
9 5 (3.45%) Grunt
9 5 (3.45%) gulp
10 4 (2.76%) Gradle
10 4 (2.76%) JBehave
10 4 (2.76%) jMock
10 4 (2.76%) QUnit
11 3 (2.07%) Mocha
11 3 (2.07%) Subversion
General
1 21 (14.48%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.34%) Finance
3 10 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.21%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.52%) Military
6 2 (1.38%) Advertising
6 2 (1.38%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.38%) Electronics
6 2 (1.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (48.97%) HTML
2 57 (39.31%) Web Services
3 50 (34.48%) CSS
4 42 (28.97%) Spring
5 36 (24.83%) SOAP
6 35 (24.14%) RESTful
7 33 (22.76%) XML
8 24 (16.55%) Java EE
9 21 (14.48%) JMS
9 21 (14.48%) JSF
10 20 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 19 (13.10%) Ajax
12 17 (11.72%) REST
13 16 (11.03%) HTML5
13 16 (11.03%) JSON
14 15 (10.34%) Middleware
15 14 (9.66%) Hibernate
15 14 (9.66%) Node.js
16 13 (8.97%) jQuery
16 13 (8.97%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.21%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.83%) Informatics
5 5 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.45%) Web 2.0
6 3 (2.07%) Life Science
7 2 (1.38%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.38%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) MPEG
8 1 (0.69%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.31%) Linux
2 24 (16.55%) Unix
3 17 (11.72%) Windows
4 6 (4.14%) Android
4 6 (4.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (99.31%) Software Engineering
2 93 (64.14%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.31%) TDD
4 40 (27.59%) Scrum
5 32 (22.07%) BDD
6 31 (21.38%) SDLC
7 25 (17.24%) OO
7 25 (17.24%) OOP
8 18 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (11.72%) Web Development
10 15 (10.34%) MVC
10 15 (10.34%) Open Source
10 15 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 14 (9.66%) Multithreading
12 13 (8.97%) Data Loss Prevention
12 13 (8.97%) Unit Testing
13 12 (8.28%) Automation Testing
13 12 (8.28%) Kanban
14 10 (6.90%) Microservices
14 10 (6.90%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 56 (38.62%) SQL
4 37 (25.52%) C++
5 32 (22.07%) Python
6 17 (11.72%) C
7 10 (6.90%) C#
8 8 (5.52%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.52%) Scala
9 7 (4.83%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.83%) Perl
10 6 (4.14%) HQL
10 6 (4.14%) PHP
10 6 (4.14%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.45%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.76%) Bourne shell
12 4 (2.76%) Groovy
13 3 (2.07%) Ruby
14 2 (1.38%) R
15 1 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (22.76%) Degree
2 11 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.52%) PA-DSS
1 8 (5.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.76%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) HDFS
2 8 (5.52%) Docker
3 3 (2.07%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) Packer
1 5 (3.45%) Terraform
2 3 (2.07%) Oozie
3 2 (1.38%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.69%) Ansible
4 1 (0.69%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (13.10%) Oracle
2 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.45%) SAP
4 4 (2.76%) VMware
5 3 (2.07%) Sophos
6 2 (1.38%) Apple
6 2 (1.38%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.38%) Talend
7 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.69%) F5
7 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + benefits including an exceptional pen
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago