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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 339 352 371
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 95 113 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.56% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 81 88 93
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
17895 20199 21832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.83% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15244 16532 17401
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Berkshire +5 27 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hampshire +16 25 £50,000 +47.05% 4
Oxfordshire -17 21 £65,000 +73.33% 1
West Sussex -1 15 £47,500 +7.95%
Surrey +10 3 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £23,500 -39.35%
East Sussex -1 1 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 217 (100.00%) Java
1 217 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 132 (60.83%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (58.53%) C++
4 81 (37.33%) C#
5 72 (33.18%) JavaScript
5 72 (33.18%) Python
6 68 (31.34%) Linux
7 65 (29.95%) TDD
8 64 (29.49%) Windows
8 64 (29.49%) SQL
9 58 (26.73%) HTML
10 52 (23.96%) Degree
11 50 (23.04%) Scrum
12 46 (21.20%) Computer Science
13 45 (20.74%) Oracle
14 43 (19.82%) OOP
15 42 (19.35%) CSS
15 42 (19.35%) Spring
15 42 (19.35%) QA
16 40 (18.43%) BDD
16 40 (18.43%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (17.97%) OO
17 39 (17.97%) Microsoft
18 37 (17.05%) Continuous Improvement
19 36 (16.59%) Maven
19 36 (16.59%) Web Services
20 34 (15.67%) Unix
20 34 (15.67%) Pair Programming
21 33 (15.21%) Multithreading

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 21 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.07%) Apache
3 8 (3.69%) Apache Pig
3 8 (3.69%) SAS
4 4 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.92%) Mule
6 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) Jetty
7 1 (0.46%) nginx
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.30%) SaaS
2 4 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.92%) PaaS
4 1 (0.46%) GitHub
4 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.91%) SMTP
2 10 (4.61%) HTTP
2 10 (4.61%) Internet
3 7 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.84%) LDAP
5 2 (0.92%) CDMA
5 2 (0.92%) GSM
5 2 (0.92%) ISDN
5 2 (0.92%) LTE
5 2 (0.92%) UMTS
5 2 (0.92%) VoIP
6 1 (0.46%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.76%) Big Data
3 17 (7.83%) MySQL
4 16 (7.37%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.99%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.53%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.61%) GIS
8 9 (4.15%) Apache Hive
8 9 (4.15%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.84%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.84%) QGIS
11 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (16.59%) Maven
2 27 (12.44%) Subversion
3 23 (10.60%) Git (software)
3 23 (10.60%) Jenkins
4 17 (7.83%) Eclipse
5 16 (7.37%) Bugzilla
5 16 (7.37%) ClearCase
5 16 (7.37%) Selenium
6 15 (6.91%) JUnit
7 12 (5.53%) Ant
8 10 (4.61%) Visual Studio
9 9 (4.15%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.69%) Gradle
11 7 (3.23%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.76%) Mockito
13 5 (2.30%) Hamcrest
13 5 (2.30%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.84%) Hudson
15 3 (1.38%) QUnit
General
1 19 (8.76%) Finance
2 15 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.69%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.30%) Banking
4 5 (2.30%) Electronics
5 4 (1.84%) French Language
6 2 (0.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.92%) Military
6 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (26.73%) HTML
2 42 (19.35%) CSS
2 42 (19.35%) Spring
3 36 (16.59%) Web Services
4 22 (10.14%) .NET
4 22 (10.14%) SOAP
5 20 (9.22%) Ajax
6 19 (8.76%) XML
7 16 (7.37%) JSON
7 16 (7.37%) JSP
7 16 (7.37%) REST
7 16 (7.37%) RESTful
8 15 (6.91%) Spring MVC
9 14 (6.45%) Java EE
9 14 (6.45%) JDBC
10 13 (5.99%) J2EE
10 13 (5.99%) jQuery
11 11 (5.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 11 (5.07%) Servlets
11 11 (5.07%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.20%) Computer Science
2 40 (18.43%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (13.82%) Mathematics
4 22 (10.14%) Algorithms
4 22 (10.14%) Physics
5 14 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.84%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.38%) Clustering
9 2 (0.92%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.92%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.46%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (31.34%) Linux
2 64 (29.49%) Windows
3 34 (15.67%) Unix
4 7 (3.23%) Android
5 6 (2.76%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.46%) CentOS
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 132 (60.83%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (29.95%) TDD
4 50 (23.04%) Scrum
5 43 (19.82%) OOP
6 40 (18.43%) BDD
7 39 (17.97%) OO
8 37 (17.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 34 (15.67%) Pair Programming
10 33 (15.21%) Data Protection
10 33 (15.21%) Multithreading
10 33 (15.21%) Regression Testing
11 26 (11.98%) UML
12 24 (11.06%) Data Loss Prevention
12 24 (11.06%) High Availability
12 24 (11.06%) Low Latency
13 22 (10.14%) SDLC
14 19 (8.76%) MVC
15 18 (8.29%) Waterfall
15 18 (8.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 217 (100.00%) Java
2 127 (58.53%) C++
3 81 (37.33%) C#
4 72 (33.18%) JavaScript
4 72 (33.18%) Python
5 64 (29.49%) SQL
6 26 (11.98%) C
7 12 (5.53%) Bash Shell
7 12 (5.53%) Perl
8 11 (5.07%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.69%) PHP
10 7 (3.23%) Groovy
10 7 (3.23%) Ruby
10 7 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.76%) Scala
12 5 (2.30%) R
13 4 (1.84%) AspectJ
13 4 (1.84%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.38%) VB
15 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (23.96%) Degree
2 30 (13.82%) Security Cleared
3 21 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (2.30%) PhD
5 2 (0.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (19.35%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.69%) Apache Flume
1 8 (3.69%) HDFS
2 4 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.69%) Oozie
2 2 (0.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.46%) Packer
3 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (20.74%) Oracle
2 39 (17.97%) Microsoft
3 33 (15.21%) Sophos
4 10 (4.61%) SAP
5 7 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.30%) Sun
7 4 (1.84%) ESRI
7 4 (1.84%) Mapinfo
7 4 (1.84%) VMware
8 2 (0.92%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.46%) Pega
9 1 (0.46%) Syclo
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum Plus bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago