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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 335 388 382
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 85 79 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 57 72
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% +6.25%
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
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 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
Berkshire +47 27 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Oxfordshire -15 19 £54,000 +32.51% 3
West Sussex +26 15 £50,000 +13.63%
Hampshire +21 11 £50,000 +56.25% 4
Surrey +26 10 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Sussex +8 3 £40,000 -5.32%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Java
2 183 (99.46%) Software Engineering
3 123 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (50.00%) C++
5 84 (45.65%) JavaScript
6 70 (38.04%) Linux
7 69 (37.50%) TDD
8 68 (36.96%) HTML
9 65 (35.33%) SQL
10 62 (33.70%) Python
11 51 (27.72%) C#
11 51 (27.72%) Scrum
12 49 (26.63%) Web Services
12 49 (26.63%) Windows
13 45 (24.46%) CSS
14 42 (22.83%) OOP
14 42 (22.83%) Spring
15 41 (22.28%) Degree
16 40 (21.74%) Computer Science
16 40 (21.74%) BDD
17 39 (21.20%) Oracle
18 36 (19.57%) SOAP
19 34 (18.48%) Multithreading
19 34 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (17.93%) QA
21 32 (17.39%) Maven
21 32 (17.39%) Unix
21 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
22 29 (15.76%) OO
22 29 (15.76%) SDLC

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 24 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.35%) Apache
3 7 (3.80%) Apache Pig
3 7 (3.80%) SAS
4 5 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.17%) CMS
5 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) JBoss
6 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.54%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.54%) Jetty
7 1 (0.54%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.17%) SaaS
4 3 (1.63%) GitHub
5 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.87%) SMTP
2 13 (7.07%) HTTP
3 10 (5.43%) Internet
4 9 (4.89%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.89%) VoIP
5 2 (1.09%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 23 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.78%) MySQL
4 17 (9.24%) Big Data
5 10 (5.43%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.89%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.80%) Apache Hive
7 7 (3.80%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.72%) GIS
9 3 (1.63%) QGIS
10 2 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (17.39%) Maven
2 28 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 22 (11.96%) Eclipse
4 21 (11.41%) Cucumber
5 19 (10.33%) JUnit
6 18 (9.78%) Selenium
7 12 (6.52%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.98%) Ant
9 10 (5.43%) Visual Studio
10 9 (4.89%) Subversion
11 8 (4.35%) Gradle
11 8 (4.35%) IntelliJ
12 6 (3.26%) Mockito
13 5 (2.72%) Grunt
13 5 (2.72%) gulp
14 4 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (2.17%) Mocha
15 3 (1.63%) Hamcrest
15 3 (1.63%) Hudson
15 3 (1.63%) QUnit
General
1 24 (13.04%) Finance
2 19 (10.33%) Telecoms
3 16 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.72%) Electronics
5 2 (1.09%) Advertising
5 2 (1.09%) Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (36.96%) HTML
2 49 (26.63%) Web Services
3 45 (24.46%) CSS
4 42 (22.83%) Spring
5 36 (19.57%) SOAP
6 28 (15.22%) RESTful
7 22 (11.96%) Java EE
8 21 (11.41%) .NET
9 18 (9.78%) HTML5
9 18 (9.78%) jQuery
9 18 (9.78%) JSON
10 17 (9.24%) AngularJS
11 15 (8.15%) REST
11 15 (8.15%) XML
12 14 (7.61%) Ajax
12 14 (7.61%) Spring MVC
13 12 (6.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 12 (6.52%) JMS
13 12 (6.52%) JSP
13 12 (6.52%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 34 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.52%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.43%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.89%) Physics
6 4 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (2.17%) Life Science
7 2 (1.09%) Clustering
7 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.54%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.54%) MPEG
8 1 (0.54%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.54%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.54%) User Experience
8 1 (0.54%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 70 (38.04%) Linux
2 49 (26.63%) Windows
3 32 (17.39%) Unix
4 8 (4.35%) Android
4 8 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (99.46%) Software Engineering
2 123 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (37.50%) TDD
4 51 (27.72%) Scrum
5 42 (22.83%) OOP
6 40 (21.74%) BDD
7 34 (18.48%) Multithreading
8 29 (15.76%) OO
8 29 (15.76%) SDLC
9 28 (15.22%) Pair Programming
9 28 (15.22%) Regression Testing
10 27 (14.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (13.59%) Data Protection
12 22 (11.96%) Data Loss Prevention
12 22 (11.96%) High Availability
12 22 (11.96%) Low Latency
13 18 (9.78%) Web Development
14 17 (9.24%) OOD
15 14 (7.61%) MVC
16 12 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 184 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (50.00%) C++
3 84 (45.65%) JavaScript
4 65 (35.33%) SQL
5 62 (33.70%) Python
6 51 (27.72%) C#
7 23 (12.50%) C
8 12 (6.52%) Perl
9 10 (5.43%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.43%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.80%) PHP
11 7 (3.80%) Scala
12 5 (2.72%) Groovy
12 5 (2.72%) R
13 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.09%) Ruby
15 1 (0.54%) F#
Qualifications
1 41 (22.28%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.17%) PhD
5 2 (1.09%) HND
5 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.93%) QA
2 7 (3.80%) PA-DSS
2 7 (3.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.80%) Apache Flume
1 7 (3.80%) HDFS
2 3 (1.63%) Docker
2 3 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (3.80%) Oozie
2 3 (1.63%) Packer
2 3 (1.63%) Terraform
3 1 (0.54%) Ansible
3 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (21.20%) Oracle
2 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 25 (13.59%) Sophos
4 9 (4.89%) SAP
5 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.72%) Sun
6 3 (1.63%) ESRI
6 3 (1.63%) Mapinfo
6 3 (1.63%) VMware
7 2 (1.09%) Apple
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago