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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
England / South East
Rank 339 320 372
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 55 121 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.63% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.65% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46 100 98
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +35 19 £56,250 +15.38% 4
Hampshire +30 19 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +24 6 £41,250 -17.50%
Oxfordshire -2 6 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Surrey +9 4 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Sussex -10 1 - -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Java
1 142 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 89 (62.68%) JavaScript
3 82 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (46.48%) HTML
5 53 (37.32%) TDD
6 50 (35.21%) Linux
7 47 (33.10%) Web Services
7 47 (33.10%) SQL
8 46 (32.39%) CSS
9 40 (28.17%) Spring
10 38 (26.76%) C++
11 36 (25.35%) XML
11 36 (25.35%) Scrum
11 36 (25.35%) NoSQL
12 30 (21.13%) RESTful
12 30 (21.13%) Computer Science
13 29 (20.42%) Maven
13 29 (20.42%) SOAP
13 29 (20.42%) Python
14 28 (19.72%) Degree
14 28 (19.72%) SDLC
15 26 (18.31%) BDD
15 26 (18.31%) OOP
16 22 (15.49%) OO
16 22 (15.49%) AngularJS
17 21 (14.79%) Big Data
18 20 (14.08%) Microservices
18 20 (14.08%) Eclipse
18 20 (14.08%) MVC

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 (11.97%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.86%) JBoss
3 6 (4.23%) Apache
3 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.23%) WildFly
4 5 (3.52%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.82%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.11%) Confluence
6 3 (2.11%) SAS
7 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.41%) Jetty
7 2 (1.41%) nginx
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.70%) Drupal
8 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.63%) SaaS
3 7 (4.93%) GitHub
4 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.41%) PaaS
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.34%) Internet
2 7 (4.93%) SMTP
2 7 (4.93%) VoIP
3 3 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.41%) AMQP
4 2 (1.41%) ATM
4 2 (1.41%) DNS
4 2 (1.41%) Firewall
5 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.35%) NoSQL
2 21 (14.79%) Big Data
3 19 (13.38%) MongoDB
4 17 (11.97%) MySQL
5 14 (9.86%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.23%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.23%) HBase
8 4 (2.82%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.70%) DB2
10 1 (0.70%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.70%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 29 (20.42%) Maven
2 20 (14.08%) Eclipse
2 20 (14.08%) Selenium
3 18 (12.68%) Jenkins
4 15 (10.56%) Ant
5 13 (9.15%) Git (software)
6 12 (8.45%) JUnit
7 9 (6.34%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (4.93%) IntelliJ
9 7 (4.93%) JIRA
10 6 (4.23%) QUnit
11 5 (3.52%) Mockito
12 4 (2.82%) Gradle
12 4 (2.82%) Grunt
12 4 (2.82%) gulp
12 4 (2.82%) JBehave
12 4 (2.82%) jMock
13 3 (2.11%) Subversion
14 2 (1.41%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (11.97%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.04%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.04%) Military
3 4 (2.82%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.11%) Electronics
5 2 (1.41%) Advertising
5 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (46.48%) HTML
2 47 (33.10%) Web Services
3 46 (32.39%) CSS
4 40 (28.17%) Spring
5 36 (25.35%) XML
6 30 (21.13%) RESTful
7 29 (20.42%) SOAP
8 22 (15.49%) AngularJS
9 20 (14.08%) Ajax
10 18 (12.68%) JSF
10 18 (12.68%) REST
11 17 (11.97%) Java EE
11 17 (11.97%) JMS
12 16 (11.27%) JSON
12 16 (11.27%) Spring MVC
13 15 (10.56%) Node.js
14 14 (9.86%) Hibernate
15 12 (8.45%) Middleware
16 11 (7.75%) HTML5
17 9 (6.34%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.63%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.52%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.52%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) MPEG
6 1 (0.70%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.21%) Linux
2 17 (11.97%) Unix
3 12 (8.45%) Windows
4 5 (3.52%) Android
5 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 82 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (37.32%) TDD
4 36 (25.35%) Scrum
5 28 (19.72%) SDLC
6 26 (18.31%) BDD
6 26 (18.31%) OOP
7 22 (15.49%) OO
8 20 (14.08%) Microservices
8 20 (14.08%) MVC
9 17 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (11.27%) Open Source
11 14 (9.86%) Regression Testing
12 13 (9.15%) Web Development
13 12 (8.45%) Data Loss Prevention
14 11 (7.75%) Kanban
15 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
15 10 (7.04%) SOA
15 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
16 9 (6.34%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (62.68%) JavaScript
3 47 (33.10%) SQL
4 38 (26.76%) C++
5 29 (20.42%) Python
6 19 (13.38%) C
7 10 (7.04%) C#
8 8 (5.63%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.63%) Scala
9 6 (4.23%) Groovy
9 6 (4.23%) HQL
10 5 (3.52%) Perl
10 5 (3.52%) PHP
10 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.82%) Bourne shell
11 4 (2.82%) Ruby
12 3 (2.11%) R
12 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (19.72%) Degree
2 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) PhD
5 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) PA-DSS
1 5 (3.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) Docker
1 9 (6.34%) HDFS
2 3 (2.11%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Packer
1 4 (2.82%) Terraform
2 3 (2.11%) Oozie
3 2 (1.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.41%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.70%) Ansible
4 1 (0.70%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Oracle
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.52%) SAP
3 5 (3.52%) VMware
4 3 (2.11%) Sophos
5 2 (1.41%) F5
5 2 (1.41%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.41%) Talend
6 1 (0.70%) Apple
6 1 (0.70%) Cloudera
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