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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 339 348 357
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 113 108 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 93 106 78
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
18573 19957 19610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15921 16306 15518
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
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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
Surrey +24 39 £32,000 -6.56% 1
Oxfordshire +10 25 £40,000 +28.23% 1
West Sussex -16 25 £26,500 - 1
Hampshire +9 16 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Berkshire -5 13 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East Sussex +12 4 - -
Kent +4 2 £36,000 -28.00%
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £50,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Java
2 175 (99.43%) Software Engineering
3 94 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (47.16%) JavaScript
5 68 (38.64%) Degree
6 66 (37.50%) C++
7 60 (34.09%) Computer Science
7 60 (34.09%) Linux
8 57 (32.39%) SQL
9 53 (30.11%) Spring
10 42 (23.86%) Maven
11 39 (22.16%) JUnit
12 38 (21.59%) Python
13 37 (21.02%) Oracle
13 37 (21.02%) Web Development
14 35 (19.89%) HTML
15 33 (18.75%) Web Services
15 33 (18.75%) XML
15 33 (18.75%) OO
15 33 (18.75%) Ajax
16 32 (18.18%) JSP
17 31 (17.61%) C#
17 31 (17.61%) jQuery
18 30 (17.05%) Unit Testing
18 30 (17.05%) C
19 29 (16.48%) UML
20 27 (15.34%) Scrum
21 26 (14.77%) Subversion
22 25 (14.20%) Java EE
22 25 (14.20%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 20 (11.36%) Apache
2 14 (7.95%) Node.js
3 12 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (6.82%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.55%) JBoss
6 4 (2.27%) PegaRULES
7 3 (1.70%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.14%) Jetty
8 2 (1.14%) Mule
8 2 (1.14%) nginx
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Office
1 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.98%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.84%) GitHub
5 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.98%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.70%) SMTP
3 2 (1.14%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) CDMA
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.57%) GSM
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) LDAP
4 1 (0.57%) LTE
4 1 (0.57%) SNMP
4 1 (0.57%) SSL
4 1 (0.57%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.20%) Big Data
2 23 (13.07%) MySQL
3 17 (9.66%) GIS
4 12 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 8 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.27%) DB2
7 4 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 42 (23.86%) Maven
2 39 (22.16%) JUnit
3 26 (14.77%) Subversion
4 23 (13.07%) Mockito
5 19 (10.80%) Git (software)
6 17 (9.66%) Ant
7 14 (7.95%) Jenkins
8 11 (6.25%) JIRA
9 8 (4.55%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.98%) Bugzilla
10 7 (3.98%) ClearCase
11 6 (3.41%) Gradle
12 5 (2.84%) Android Studio
12 5 (2.84%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.84%) Hamcrest
13 3 (1.70%) IntelliJ
14 2 (1.14%) CruiseControl
14 2 (1.14%) Selenium
14 2 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (1.14%) WinDbg
General
1 22 (12.50%) Finance
2 12 (6.82%) Publishing
3 11 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.84%) Retail
5 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.70%) Electronics
6 3 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.14%) Advertising
7 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.14%) Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) French Language
8 1 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.11%) Spring
2 35 (19.89%) HTML
3 33 (18.75%) Ajax
3 33 (18.75%) Web Services
3 33 (18.75%) XML
4 32 (18.18%) JSP
5 31 (17.61%) jQuery
6 25 (14.20%) CSS
6 25 (14.20%) Java EE
7 24 (13.64%) Servlets
8 19 (10.80%) J2EE
8 19 (10.80%) Spring MVC
9 18 (10.23%) SOAP
10 17 (9.66%) REST
11 16 (9.09%) RESTful
12 15 (8.52%) AngularJS
12 15 (8.52%) JMS
13 14 (7.95%) Hibernate
14 12 (6.82%) Play Framework
15 11 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 60 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.80%) Semantic Web
3 16 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 13 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.82%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.68%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.98%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.98%) User Experience
8 5 (2.84%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.84%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.84%) Physics
9 4 (2.27%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.27%) Social Media
10 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.14%) NHS
11 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.57%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 60 (34.09%) Linux
2 23 (13.07%) Windows
3 21 (11.93%) Unix
4 17 (9.66%) Android
4 17 (9.66%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (99.43%) Software Engineering
2 94 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (21.02%) Web Development
4 33 (18.75%) OO
5 30 (17.05%) Unit Testing
6 29 (16.48%) UML
7 27 (15.34%) Scrum
8 25 (14.20%) MVC
9 24 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (13.64%) TDD
10 20 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 20 (11.36%) OOP
11 19 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (10.23%) SOA
13 16 (9.09%) BDD
14 14 (7.95%) Open Source
15 12 (6.82%) Multithreading
15 12 (6.82%) Process Improvement
15 12 (6.82%) Regression Testing
15 12 (6.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 176 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (47.16%) JavaScript
3 66 (37.50%) C++
4 57 (32.39%) SQL
5 38 (21.59%) Python
6 31 (17.61%) C#
7 30 (17.05%) C
8 11 (6.25%) Perl
9 10 (5.68%) XPath
10 8 (4.55%) PHP
10 8 (4.55%) Scala
11 7 (3.98%) Groovy
11 7 (3.98%) Ruby
12 5 (2.84%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.84%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.84%) XQuery
13 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.70%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (38.64%) Degree
2 18 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.14%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 20 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (11.36%) Puppet
2 18 (10.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (21.02%) Oracle
2 10 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.68%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.11%) Sophos
4 6 (3.41%) IBM
4 6 (3.41%) Pega
5 5 (2.84%) Sun
6 3 (1.70%) Google
6 3 (1.70%) iRise
6 3 (1.70%) SAP
7 2 (1.14%) Perforce
7 2 (1.14%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.57%) Talend
8 1 (0.57%) Telelogic
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