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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 394 392 398
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 51 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 33
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £34,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
20786 19977 21785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 95.07% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16278 16494 18666
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
(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
Berkshire +3 13 £80,000 +60.00%
Oxfordshire +9 10 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire -2 9 £45,000 +9.09%
West Sussex -6 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Surrey +1 7 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (96.61%) Software Engineering
3 84 (71.19%) Spring
4 54 (45.76%) J2EE
5 53 (44.92%) SQL
6 52 (44.07%) XML
7 50 (42.37%) HTML
7 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (40.68%) Hibernate
9 44 (37.29%) Oracle
10 40 (33.90%) Web Services
11 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
12 29 (24.58%) TDD
12 29 (24.58%) Scrum
13 24 (20.34%) Open Source
14 21 (17.80%) WebSphere
14 21 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (16.95%) MVC
15 20 (16.95%) Tomcat
16 19 (16.10%) Big Data
17 18 (15.25%) CSS
17 18 (15.25%) Finance
18 17 (14.41%) JSP
19 16 (13.56%) Servlets
19 16 (13.56%) JDBC
19 16 (13.56%) Integration Testing
19 16 (13.56%) BDD
20 15 (12.71%) User Stories
20 15 (12.71%) Enterprise Software
20 15 (12.71%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 21 (17.80%) WebSphere
2 20 (16.95%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.47%) Node.js
3 10 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (5.93%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.24%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.69%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) SaaS
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) LDAP
2 7 (5.93%) HTTP
3 5 (4.24%) Internet
4 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.85%) SDH
5 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.85%) SSL
5 1 (0.85%) SAN
5 1 (0.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.10%) Big Data
2 13 (11.02%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.08%) MySQL
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Subversion
1 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.08%) Maven
3 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.54%) JIRA
4 3 (2.54%) JUnit
5 2 (1.69%) Mockito
5 2 (1.69%) jMock
6 1 (0.85%) Ant
6 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.85%) PyUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 18 (15.25%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) French Language
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Electronics
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (71.19%) Spring
2 54 (45.76%) J2EE
3 52 (44.07%) XML
4 50 (42.37%) HTML
5 48 (40.68%) Hibernate
6 40 (33.90%) Web Services
7 18 (15.25%) CSS
8 17 (14.41%) JSP
9 16 (13.56%) Servlets
9 16 (13.56%) JDBC
10 15 (12.71%) Struts
10 15 (12.71%) .NET
11 14 (11.86%) RESTful
12 13 (11.02%) Middleware
13 11 (9.32%) Ajax
13 11 (9.32%) Spring MVC
14 10 (8.47%) Dojo
14 10 (8.47%) Struts2
15 9 (7.63%) Spring Integration
16 8 (6.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.34%) Open Source
2 15 (12.71%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.78%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.93%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (5.93%) Physics
6 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.24%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.69%) RIA
8 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Linux
2 6 (5.08%) Windows
3 5 (4.24%) UNIX
3 5 (4.24%) Windows CE
4 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (96.61%) Software Engineering
2 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (24.58%) TDD
3 29 (24.58%) Scrum
4 21 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (16.95%) MVC
6 16 (13.56%) Integration Testing
6 16 (13.56%) BDD
7 15 (12.71%) User Stories
8 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
8 13 (11.02%) Information Security
9 12 (10.17%) OO
10 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.93%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.24%) DevOps
12 5 (4.24%) Software Architecture
13 4 (3.39%) Service Management
13 4 (3.39%) Web Design
14 3 (2.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (44.92%) SQL
3 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.71%) C#
5 9 (7.63%) C
6 5 (4.24%) AspectJ
6 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.24%) Python
7 3 (2.54%) Perl
7 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.69%) XPath
8 2 (1.69%) XQuery
8 2 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.86%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (37.29%) Oracle
2 5 (4.24%) JBoss
2 5 (4.24%) IBM
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.85%) Cramer
3 1 (0.85%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) Informatica
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
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