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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 335 365 374
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 124 114 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 98 90 103
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
18551 20619 22732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15770 16461 18200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 5 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 5 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
Surrey +23 32 £42,500 +60.37% 1
Berkshire +9 32 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire +36 27 £47,500 +2.70% 6
Oxfordshire +14 25 £38,000 -24.00% 1
West Sussex -25 8 £26,500 -
Kent - 4 £36,000 -
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £37,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 224 (100.00%) Java
2 223 (99.55%) Software Engineering
3 125 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (54.91%) C++
5 81 (36.16%) JavaScript
6 77 (34.38%) C#
7 76 (33.93%) Degree
8 74 (33.04%) Linux
9 71 (31.70%) Python
10 67 (29.91%) Computer Science
11 62 (27.68%) Windows
12 59 (26.34%) SQL
13 46 (20.54%) OO
14 45 (20.09%) HTML
15 44 (19.64%) Oracle
16 43 (19.20%) Spring
17 42 (18.75%) Maven
18 40 (17.86%) QA
18 40 (17.86%) UML
19 39 (17.41%) C
19 39 (17.41%) Subversion
19 39 (17.41%) Continuous Improvement
20 37 (16.52%) CSS
21 36 (16.07%) Web Services
21 36 (16.07%) Unix
22 34 (15.18%) Scrum
22 34 (15.18%) TDD
22 34 (15.18%) Security Cleared
22 34 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
23 33 (14.73%) Microsoft

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 17 (7.59%) Apache
2 16 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.46%) Node.js
4 4 (1.79%) PegaRULES
4 4 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.34%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.34%) SAS
6 2 (0.89%) JBoss
6 2 (0.89%) Jetty
6 2 (0.89%) Mule
6 2 (0.89%) nginx
6 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.45%) Confluence
7 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
2 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.23%) GitHub
4 5 (2.23%) SaaS
5 2 (0.89%) PaaS
6 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.46%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.68%) HTTP
3 5 (2.23%) SMTP
4 4 (1.79%) Internet
4 4 (1.79%) LDAP
5 2 (0.89%) CDMA
5 2 (0.89%) GSM
5 2 (0.89%) LTE
5 2 (0.89%) UMTS
6 1 (0.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.45%) SNMP
6 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.27%) MySQL
2 19 (8.48%) Big Data
2 19 (8.48%) GIS
2 19 (8.48%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.70%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.80%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.80%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.23%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.23%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.79%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.34%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.34%) QGIS
9 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (18.75%) Maven
2 39 (17.41%) Subversion
3 30 (13.39%) Git (software)
4 22 (9.82%) JUnit
5 20 (8.93%) Jenkins
6 18 (8.04%) Bugzilla
6 18 (8.04%) ClearCase
7 15 (6.70%) Mockito
8 12 (5.36%) Ant
9 9 (4.02%) Gradle
9 9 (4.02%) JIRA
10 8 (3.57%) Hamcrest
10 8 (3.57%) IntelliJ
11 7 (3.13%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.13%) Selenium
12 5 (2.23%) Android Studio
12 5 (2.23%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.23%) NetBeans
12 5 (2.23%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.34%) Log4j
General
1 14 (6.25%) Finance
2 11 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.13%) Publishing
4 5 (2.23%) Banking
4 5 (2.23%) Electronics
5 4 (1.79%) French Language
5 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.34%) Advertising
6 3 (1.34%) Marketing
6 3 (1.34%) Military
6 3 (1.34%) Retail
7 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.09%) HTML
2 43 (19.20%) Spring
3 37 (16.52%) CSS
4 36 (16.07%) Web Services
5 32 (14.29%) Ajax
6 26 (11.61%) JSP
6 26 (11.61%) XML
7 22 (9.82%) Servlets
8 18 (8.04%) AngularJS
8 18 (8.04%) jQuery
9 17 (7.59%) Java EE
9 17 (7.59%) SOAP
10 16 (7.14%) .NET
11 15 (6.70%) J2EE
12 14 (6.25%) REST
13 12 (5.36%) RESTful
14 11 (4.91%) JSON
14 11 (4.91%) Struts
15 9 (4.02%) JDBC
16 8 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (29.91%) Computer Science
2 34 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (12.05%) Mathematics
4 20 (8.93%) Algorithms
5 19 (8.48%) Physics
6 16 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (3.57%) Semantic Web
8 6 (2.68%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.68%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.23%) Cryptography
9 5 (2.23%) Cyber Attack
9 5 (2.23%) User Experience
10 4 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.79%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.79%) Social Media
11 3 (1.34%) Clustering
12 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.89%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 74 (33.04%) Linux
2 62 (27.68%) Windows
3 36 (16.07%) Unix
4 21 (9.38%) Android
5 20 (8.93%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.13%) 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 (0.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (99.55%) Software Engineering
2 125 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.54%) OO
4 40 (17.86%) UML
5 39 (17.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 34 (15.18%) Scrum
6 34 (15.18%) TDD
7 33 (14.73%) OOP
8 32 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 30 (13.39%) Web Development
10 29 (12.95%) Data Protection
10 29 (12.95%) Pair Programming
11 27 (12.05%) BDD
12 22 (9.82%) Unit Testing
13 19 (8.48%) Waterfall
14 18 (8.04%) Defect Tracking
14 18 (8.04%) Mentoring
15 17 (7.59%) Multithreading
16 16 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 224 (100.00%) Java
2 123 (54.91%) C++
3 81 (36.16%) JavaScript
4 77 (34.38%) C#
5 71 (31.70%) Python
6 59 (26.34%) SQL
7 39 (17.41%) C
8 17 (7.59%) Perl
9 13 (5.80%) PHP
10 10 (4.46%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.46%) Ruby
11 9 (4.02%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.57%) Scala
13 7 (3.13%) Groovy
14 5 (2.23%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.23%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.79%) AspectJ
15 4 (1.79%) VB
15 4 (1.79%) XPath
15 4 (1.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 76 (33.93%) Degree
2 34 (15.18%) Security Cleared
3 26 (11.61%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.23%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.45%) PhD
6 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) PA-DSS
2 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.34%) Apache Flume
1 3 (1.34%) HDFS
1 3 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.02%) Ansible
2 9 (4.02%) Puppet
3 3 (1.34%) Oozie
Vendors
1 44 (19.64%) Oracle
2 33 (14.73%) Microsoft
3 29 (12.95%) Sophos
4 10 (4.46%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.13%) SAP
6 6 (2.68%) Sun
7 5 (2.23%) Pega
8 3 (1.34%) ESRI
8 3 (1.34%) iRise
8 3 (1.34%) Mapinfo
8 3 (1.34%) VMware
9 2 (0.89%) Google
9 2 (0.89%) Perforce
9 2 (0.89%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.89%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.45%) Syclo
10 1 (0.45%) Talend
10 1 (0.45%) Telelogic
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 per annum + £1,000 Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Global Travel Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago