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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 376 381 388
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 73 74 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 62
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
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
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
West Sussex +25 30 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Berkshire +16 24 £45,000 -27.12%
Surrey +17 12 £26,500 -51.81% 1
Oxfordshire -5 5 £43,750 -23.91%
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £42,500 +49.12% 1
East Sussex -3 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Hampshire -8 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (94.12%) Software Engineering
3 61 (44.85%) Spring
4 56 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 55 (40.44%) Ajax
6 54 (39.71%) Web Development
7 51 (37.50%) jQuery
8 49 (36.03%) Linux
9 48 (35.29%) MySQL
10 47 (34.56%) Servlets
11 46 (33.82%) JSP
12 45 (33.09%) MVC
13 44 (32.35%) XML
13 44 (32.35%) Tomcat
14 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (30.15%) Apache
16 39 (28.68%) J2EE
16 39 (28.68%) JSON
17 38 (27.94%) HTML
18 35 (25.74%) Degree
19 33 (24.26%) Spring MVC
19 33 (24.26%) Open Source
20 32 (23.53%) UML
21 30 (22.06%) Red Hat
21 30 (22.06%) RabbitMQ
21 30 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 29 (21.32%) Telecoms
23 27 (19.85%) SOA
23 27 (19.85%) JUnit
24 25 (18.38%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 44 (32.35%) Tomcat
2 41 (30.15%) Apache
3 21 (15.44%) JBoss
4 20 (14.71%) WebSphere
5 14 (10.29%) WebLogic
6 13 (9.56%) Node.js
7 6 (4.41%) Jetty
8 4 (2.94%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.74%) Confluence
9 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (6.62%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.74%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) SaaS
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) LDAP
2 8 (5.88%) HTTP
3 6 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (35.29%) MySQL
2 14 (10.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.09%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.35%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.68%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.94%) CouchDB
6 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.94%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.47%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.74%) DB2
8 1 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 27 (19.85%) JUnit
2 24 (17.65%) Eclipse
3 20 (14.71%) Git (software)
4 17 (12.50%) Selenium
5 15 (11.03%) Ant
5 15 (11.03%) JIRA
6 8 (5.88%) Subversion
7 7 (5.15%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.41%) jMock
8 6 (4.41%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.41%) Maven
9 5 (3.68%) NetBeans
10 4 (2.94%) EasyMock
10 4 (2.94%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.47%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (21.32%) Telecoms
2 17 (12.50%) Finance
3 7 (5.15%) Games
4 6 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.68%) French Language
6 3 (2.21%) Retail
6 3 (2.21%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (44.85%) Spring
2 55 (40.44%) Ajax
3 51 (37.50%) jQuery
4 47 (34.56%) Servlets
5 46 (33.82%) JSP
6 44 (32.35%) XML
7 39 (28.68%) J2EE
7 39 (28.68%) JSON
8 38 (27.94%) HTML
9 33 (24.26%) Spring MVC
10 30 (22.06%) RabbitMQ
11 25 (18.38%) Web Services
12 23 (16.91%) CSS
13 20 (14.71%) JMS
14 16 (11.76%) RESTful
14 16 (11.76%) Hibernate
15 15 (11.03%) Struts
15 15 (11.03%) HTML5
16 14 (10.29%) AngularJS
16 14 (10.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.26%) Open Source
2 22 (16.18%) Computer Science
3 19 (13.97%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (11.03%) GIS
5 5 (3.68%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.47%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.47%) MPEG
7 2 (1.47%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.74%) DTV
8 1 (0.74%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.03%) Linux
2 30 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.88%) Android
3 8 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.68%) Windows
5 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 54 (39.71%) Web Development
3 45 (33.09%) MVC
4 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (23.53%) UML
6 27 (19.85%) SOA
7 20 (14.71%) OO
8 18 (13.24%) OOP
9 13 (9.56%) Mobile Development
10 11 (8.09%) Scrum
11 7 (5.15%) Refactoring
11 7 (5.15%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.41%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.41%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (4.41%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (4.41%) OOD
13 5 (3.68%) Software Architecture
14 4 (2.94%) Microservices
14 4 (2.94%) TDD
14 4 (2.94%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.24%) SQL
4 16 (11.76%) Ruby
5 14 (10.29%) Python
6 13 (9.56%) PHP
7 9 (6.62%) C++
8 7 (5.15%) XPath
9 5 (3.68%) AspectJ
9 5 (3.68%) C
10 3 (2.21%) C#
10 3 (2.21%) Go
11 1 (0.74%) XQuery
11 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.74%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (25.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) PCI DSS
1 9 (6.62%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (22.06%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.62%) SAP
3 7 (5.15%) Oracle
4 6 (4.41%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) CA
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