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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 375 396 396
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 68 60 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 45
Average salary £44,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.27% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £58,450 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
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
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +21 19 £44,000 -2.22%
Surrey +7 17 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Berkshire -1 11 £45,000 +38.46%
Oxfordshire -1 8 £36,250 -34.09% 5
East Sussex - 8 £53,750 -
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £40,000 +40.35%
Hampshire -7 3 £34,000 -33.33% 2
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (92.09%) Software Engineering
3 66 (47.48%) JavaScript
4 61 (43.88%) Web Development
5 58 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (41.73%) jQuery
6 54 (38.85%) XML
7 52 (37.41%) Linux
8 51 (36.69%) JSON
9 50 (35.97%) HTML
10 48 (34.53%) MVC
10 48 (34.53%) Spring
11 46 (33.09%) Ajax
12 43 (30.94%) Apache
13 42 (30.22%) MySQL
14 40 (28.78%) Servlets
14 40 (28.78%) Open Source
15 38 (27.34%) JUnit
15 38 (27.34%) Tomcat
16 37 (26.62%) JSP
17 35 (25.18%) OOP
17 35 (25.18%) Degree
18 33 (23.74%) CSS
19 32 (23.02%) Git (software)
20 31 (22.30%) SOA
21 30 (21.58%) Web Services
21 30 (21.58%) Spring MVC
22 29 (20.86%) Computer Science
22 29 (20.86%) Telecoms
22 29 (20.86%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (30.94%) Apache
2 38 (27.34%) Tomcat
3 26 (18.71%) WebSphere
4 21 (15.11%) JBoss
5 20 (14.39%) WebLogic
6 15 (10.79%) Node.js
7 6 (4.32%) Jetty
8 4 (2.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.16%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.72%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.39%) SaaS
2 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) HTTP
2 9 (6.47%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.76%) LDAP
4 3 (2.16%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.22%) MySQL
2 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.47%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.04%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.04%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.04%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.32%) JasperReports
6 6 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.88%) CouchDB
7 4 (2.88%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (27.34%) JUnit
2 32 (23.02%) Git (software)
3 26 (18.71%) Ant
4 24 (17.27%) Selenium
5 21 (15.11%) JIRA
6 18 (12.95%) Eclipse
7 17 (12.23%) Subversion
8 6 (4.32%) jMock
8 6 (4.32%) CruiseControl
8 6 (4.32%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.88%) DbUnit
9 4 (2.88%) NetBeans
9 4 (2.88%) EasyMock
9 4 (2.88%) Maven
10 2 (1.44%) Mockito
General
1 29 (20.86%) Telecoms
2 19 (13.67%) Finance
3 8 (5.76%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.04%) Games
4 7 (5.04%) Electronics
5 4 (2.88%) French Language
6 3 (2.16%) Retail
7 2 (1.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (41.73%) jQuery
2 54 (38.85%) XML
3 51 (36.69%) JSON
4 50 (35.97%) HTML
5 48 (34.53%) Spring
6 46 (33.09%) Ajax
7 40 (28.78%) Servlets
8 37 (26.62%) JSP
9 33 (23.74%) CSS
10 30 (21.58%) Web Services
10 30 (21.58%) Spring MVC
11 26 (18.71%) RabbitMQ
12 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
13 24 (17.27%) HTML5
13 24 (17.27%) J2EE
14 20 (14.39%) CSS3
14 20 (14.39%) PhoneGap
15 18 (12.95%) Hibernate
16 16 (11.51%) REST
17 14 (10.07%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.86%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.95%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.63%) GIS
4 9 (6.47%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.04%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.60%) Social Media
7 4 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.44%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.44%) MPEG
8 2 (1.44%) DTV
8 2 (1.44%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.44%) User Experience
9 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.72%) Life Science
9 1 (0.72%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.41%) Linux
2 26 (18.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (9.35%) Apple iOS
3 13 (9.35%) Android
4 12 (8.63%) UNIX
5 3 (2.16%) Windows
5 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (92.09%) Software Engineering
2 61 (43.88%) Web Development
3 58 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (34.53%) MVC
5 40 (28.78%) Open Source
6 35 (25.18%) OOP
7 31 (22.30%) SOA
8 29 (20.86%) OO
9 23 (16.55%) UML
10 20 (14.39%) Mobile Development
11 14 (10.07%) Scrum
12 13 (9.35%) Unit Testing
13 12 (8.63%) OOD
14 9 (6.47%) OOA/OOD
14 9 (6.47%) TDD
14 9 (6.47%) Multithreading
15 6 (4.32%) Domain-Driven Design
15 6 (4.32%) B2B
15 6 (4.32%) Database Theory
16 5 (3.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (47.48%) JavaScript
3 24 (17.27%) SQL
3 24 (17.27%) Python
4 23 (16.55%) Ruby
5 20 (14.39%) PHP
6 13 (9.35%) C++
7 9 (6.47%) C
8 4 (2.88%) AspectJ
9 3 (2.16%) Scala
9 3 (2.16%) Go
9 3 (2.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (25.18%) Degree
2 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Nagios
2 2 (1.44%) Puppet
2 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (18.71%) Red Hat
2 14 (10.07%) Oracle
3 10 (7.19%) SAP
4 6 (4.32%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.88%) Splunk
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Posted: 4 days ago
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