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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 334 355 381
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 101 114 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.55% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 102
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.80%
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
17679 20227 22676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.07% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14979 16338 18353
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Hampshire +31 27 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Berkshire +22 26 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +10 26 £50,000 -13.04%
Surrey +9 16 £39,000 -8.23% 3
West Sussex -25 4 £26,500 -
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £37,500 - 1
Kent - 2 £54,750 -
Middlesex - 2 £57,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Java
1 225 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 127 (56.44%) C++
3 125 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (36.89%) C#
5 79 (35.11%) JavaScript
6 74 (32.89%) Python
7 73 (32.44%) Linux
8 70 (31.11%) Windows
8 70 (31.11%) Degree
9 61 (27.11%) Computer Science
10 59 (26.22%) SQL
11 46 (20.44%) HTML
11 46 (20.44%) OO
12 44 (19.56%) QA
13 43 (19.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 42 (18.67%) Oracle
15 41 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (17.78%) Microsoft
16 40 (17.78%) Spring
17 39 (17.33%) Maven
17 39 (17.33%) Regression Testing
18 38 (16.89%) C
18 38 (16.89%) OOP
19 37 (16.44%) CSS
19 37 (16.44%) TDD
20 36 (16.00%) Unix
20 36 (16.00%) UML
21 35 (15.56%) Sophos
21 35 (15.56%) Pair Programming

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 16 (7.11%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.78%) Apache
3 10 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.44%) Node.js
4 4 (1.78%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.78%) SAS
5 3 (1.33%) PegaRULES
5 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.89%) Mule
6 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.44%) Confluence
7 1 (0.44%) JBoss
7 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (2.22%) GitHub
3 5 (2.22%) SaaS
4 2 (0.89%) PaaS
5 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.00%) HTTP
1 9 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.22%) SMTP
3 4 (1.78%) Internet
3 4 (1.78%) LDAP
4 2 (0.89%) CDMA
4 2 (0.89%) GSM
4 2 (0.89%) LTE
4 2 (0.89%) UMTS
5 1 (0.44%) DNS
5 1 (0.44%) SNMP
5 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.78%) MySQL
2 20 (8.89%) Big Data
3 19 (8.44%) SQL Server
4 17 (7.56%) GIS
5 15 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.89%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.89%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.22%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.22%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.78%) QGIS
10 3 (1.33%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (17.33%) Maven
2 34 (15.11%) Subversion
3 25 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 20 (8.89%) JUnit
5 19 (8.44%) Jenkins
6 18 (8.00%) Bugzilla
6 18 (8.00%) ClearCase
7 14 (6.22%) Mockito
8 13 (5.78%) Ant
9 10 (4.44%) Selenium
10 9 (4.00%) JIRA
11 8 (3.56%) Gradle
11 8 (3.56%) IntelliJ
11 8 (3.56%) Visual Studio
12 7 (3.11%) Hamcrest
13 6 (2.67%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.67%) Eclipse
14 5 (2.22%) Android Studio
14 5 (2.22%) NetBeans
15 4 (1.78%) Hudson
General
1 13 (5.78%) Finance
2 9 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.11%) Publishing
4 5 (2.22%) Banking
5 4 (1.78%) Electronics
5 4 (1.78%) French Language
6 3 (1.33%) Advertising
6 3 (1.33%) Military
6 3 (1.33%) Retail
7 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.89%) Marketing
7 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.44%) HTML
2 40 (17.78%) Spring
3 37 (16.44%) CSS
4 34 (15.11%) Web Services
5 27 (12.00%) Ajax
6 25 (11.11%) XML
7 23 (10.22%) JSP
8 19 (8.44%) Servlets
9 18 (8.00%) jQuery
10 17 (7.56%) AngularJS
10 17 (7.56%) SOAP
11 16 (7.11%) .NET
12 15 (6.67%) REST
13 14 (6.22%) Java EE
14 12 (5.33%) JDBC
14 12 (5.33%) JSON
15 11 (4.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 11 (4.89%) STL
15 11 (4.89%) Struts
16 10 (4.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (27.11%) Computer Science
2 41 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (12.89%) Mathematics
4 21 (9.33%) Algorithms
4 21 (9.33%) Physics
5 16 (7.11%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (3.56%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.22%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (2.22%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.22%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.78%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.33%) Clustering
10 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.33%) Social Media
11 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.89%) NHS
11 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 73 (32.44%) Linux
2 70 (31.11%) Windows
3 36 (16.00%) Unix
4 17 (7.56%) Android
5 16 (7.11%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.44%) CentOS
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 125 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.44%) OO
4 43 (19.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 39 (17.33%) Regression Testing
6 38 (16.89%) OOP
7 37 (16.44%) TDD
8 36 (16.00%) UML
9 35 (15.56%) Data Protection
9 35 (15.56%) Pair Programming
10 34 (15.11%) Scrum
11 31 (13.78%) BDD
12 28 (12.44%) Web Development
13 22 (9.78%) Multithreading
14 21 (9.33%) Unit Testing
15 20 (8.89%) High Availability
15 20 (8.89%) Low Latency
16 19 (8.44%) Waterfall
17 18 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
18 17 (7.56%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 225 (100.00%) Java
2 127 (56.44%) C++
3 83 (36.89%) C#
4 79 (35.11%) JavaScript
5 74 (32.89%) Python
6 59 (26.22%) SQL
7 38 (16.89%) C
8 16 (7.11%) Perl
9 12 (5.33%) PHP
10 9 (4.00%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.67%) Groovy
13 5 (2.22%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.22%) Ruby
13 5 (2.22%) Scala
13 5 (2.22%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.78%) AspectJ
14 4 (1.78%) VB
15 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 70 (31.11%) Degree
2 34 (15.11%) Security Cleared
3 24 (10.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.89%) PhD
6 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (19.56%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) PA-DSS
2 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.78%) Apache Flume
1 4 (1.78%) HDFS
2 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) Ansible
2 8 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.11%) Puppet
4 4 (1.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 42 (18.67%) Oracle
2 40 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 35 (15.56%) Sophos
4 10 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.11%) SAP
6 4 (1.78%) ESRI
6 4 (1.78%) Mapinfo
6 4 (1.78%) Pega
6 4 (1.78%) Sun
7 3 (1.33%) VMware
8 2 (0.89%) Google
8 2 (0.89%) iRise
8 2 (0.89%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.44%) Syclo
9 1 (0.44%) Talend
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago