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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 395 404 405
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 48 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 33
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,750 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £62,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
20683 19896 21320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 95.00% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16224 16447 18215
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -1 14 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Oxfordshire +10 13 £50,000 - 2
West Sussex -6 8 £37,500 +32.74%
Hampshire -6 5 £45,000 -2.70%
Surrey -19 4 £48,750 -2.50% 2
East Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Java
2 104 (96.30%) Software Engineering
3 82 (75.93%) Spring
4 57 (52.78%) J2EE
5 56 (51.85%) SQL
6 54 (50.00%) XML
7 53 (49.07%) HTML
8 50 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (41.67%) Oracle
10 42 (38.89%) Web Services
10 42 (38.89%) Hibernate
11 31 (28.70%) TDD
11 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
12 28 (25.93%) Scrum
13 24 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (21.30%) Open Source
15 21 (19.44%) MVC
15 21 (19.44%) Integration Testing
16 20 (18.52%) Big Data
16 20 (18.52%) Tomcat
17 19 (17.59%) CSS
17 19 (17.59%) BDD
18 18 (16.67%) WebSphere
19 17 (15.74%) Finance
19 17 (15.74%) JSP
19 17 (15.74%) Test Automation
20 16 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
20 16 (14.81%) Servlets
20 16 (14.81%) JDBC
21 15 (13.89%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 20 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 18 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 10 (9.26%) Node.js
3 10 (9.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.63%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) SaaS
2 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) LDAP
2 7 (6.48%) HTTP
3 6 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) SSL
5 1 (0.93%) SAN
5 1 (0.93%) MPLS
5 1 (0.93%) SDH
5 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.52%) Big Data
2 14 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.56%) MySQL
3 6 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Subversion
1 6 (5.56%) Maven
1 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.78%) JIRA
4 2 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.93%) Ant
5 1 (0.93%) jMock
5 1 (0.93%) PyUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Mockito
5 1 (0.93%) Hudson
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) French Language
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
3 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (75.93%) Spring
2 57 (52.78%) J2EE
3 54 (50.00%) XML
4 53 (49.07%) HTML
5 42 (38.89%) Web Services
5 42 (38.89%) Hibernate
6 19 (17.59%) CSS
7 17 (15.74%) JSP
8 16 (14.81%) Servlets
8 16 (14.81%) JDBC
9 15 (13.89%) Struts
10 14 (12.96%) Middleware
10 14 (12.96%) RESTful
11 13 (12.04%) Spring MVC
12 12 (11.11%) .NET
13 11 (10.19%) Ajax
14 10 (9.26%) Struts2
15 8 (7.41%) Spring Integration
15 8 (7.41%) JSON
15 8 (7.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.30%) Open Source
2 16 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.63%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.85%) RIA
6 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) Physics
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.11%) Linux
2 6 (5.56%) Windows
3 5 (4.63%) Windows CE
4 4 (3.70%) UNIX
5 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (96.30%) Software Engineering
2 50 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (28.70%) TDD
4 28 (25.93%) Scrum
5 24 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (19.44%) MVC
6 21 (19.44%) Integration Testing
7 19 (17.59%) BDD
8 17 (15.74%) Test Automation
9 14 (12.96%) User Stories
10 11 (10.19%) Information Security
10 11 (10.19%) OO
11 9 (8.33%) Multithreading
12 6 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.63%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (4.63%) Software Architecture
14 4 (3.70%) DevOps
14 4 (3.70%) Service Management
14 4 (3.70%) Web Design
15 3 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (51.85%) SQL
3 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.11%) C#
5 9 (8.33%) C
6 5 (4.63%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.63%) Python
6 5 (4.63%) AspectJ
7 4 (3.70%) Perl
8 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.85%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) XQuery
10 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (4.63%) JBoss
2 5 (4.63%) IBM
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.93%) Informatica
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.93%) Cramer
3 1 (0.93%) Google
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People Source
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Parking
Posted: 9 days ago