The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1927 2615 2349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.90% 12.17% 10.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.60% 23.46% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 2237 2012
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Java
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8166 11146 10263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.43% 51.85% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7179 9761 8750
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the South East region.

Java Salary Trend in the South East

Java
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in the South East

Java
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +3 445 £52,500 - 37
Hampshire +2 389 £45,000 - 50
Surrey 0 336 £50,000 - 44
Oxfordshire -1 243 £50,000 -7.40% 39
Buckinghamshire -1 202 £45,000 +5.88% 19
West Sussex -6 132 £55,000 +29.41% 6
East Sussex -10 75 £47,500 +13.09% 9
Kent +2 58 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Middlesex +5 16 £50,000 +25.00%
Thames Valley +4 3 £60,000 -
M4 Corridor - 3 £67,500 -
Home Counties -5 2 £66,250 -26.38%
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Java.

1 1656 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1296 (31.45%) JavaScript
3 1275 (30.94%) SQL
4 1097 (26.62%) HTML
5 1074 (26.06%) Linux
6 951 (23.08%) Spring
7 873 (21.18%) Python
8 824 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 819 (19.87%) Web Services
10 806 (19.56%) CSS
11 779 (18.90%) C++
12 748 (18.15%) Oracle
13 726 (17.62%) C#
14 674 (16.36%) Degree
15 614 (14.90%) .NET
16 611 (14.83%) Finance
17 581 (14.10%) J2EE
18 577 (14.00%) Scrum
19 572 (13.88%) TDD
20 569 (13.81%) XML
21 521 (12.64%) Windows
22 516 (12.52%) Unix
23 479 (11.62%) Hibernate
24 473 (11.48%) Computer Science
25 454 (11.02%) MySQL
26 440 (10.68%) PHP
27 431 (10.46%) OO
28 426 (10.34%) C
29 420 (10.19%) SQL Server
30 403 (9.78%) Git (software)

Java
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
1 315 (7.64%) Tomcat
2 255 (6.19%) JBoss
3 218 (5.29%) Apache
4 176 (4.27%) WebSphere
5 148 (3.59%) WebLogic
6 116 (2.81%) CMS
7 103 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
8 91 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 86 (2.09%) IIS
10 66 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 65 (1.58%) Apache Spark
12 57 (1.38%) GlassFish
13 55 (1.33%) OpenStack
14 54 (1.31%) Apache Solr
14 54 (1.31%) Confluence
14 54 (1.31%) SharePoint
15 41 (0.99%) Apache Pig
16 34 (0.83%) nginx
16 34 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
17 20 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.49%) MS Office
3 15 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.24%) FrameMaker
6 9 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.097%) CATIA
8 4 (0.097%) InVision
8 4 (0.097%) MS Project
8 4 (0.097%) Siemens NX
9 3 (0.073%) InDesign
9 3 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.024%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.024%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
1 47 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 13 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 12 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
6 10 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.22%) Sentinel
8 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 6 (0.15%) Magento
10 6 (0.15%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
11 5 (0.12%) BusinessWare
11 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.12%) Teamcenter
12 4 (0.097%) Oracle BRM
12 4 (0.097%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 4 (0.097%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 321 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 176 (4.27%) SaaS
3 129 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 51 (1.24%) GitHub
6 43 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
7 35 (0.85%) IaaS
8 28 (0.68%) PaaS
9 17 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.32%) Google Play
11 13 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (0.24%) Google App Engine
12 10 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
13 8 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.17%) Google Analytics
14 7 (0.17%) SoftLayer
15 6 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 187 (4.54%) Internet
2 177 (4.30%) TCP/IP
3 159 (3.86%) HTTP
4 118 (2.86%) DNS
5 61 (1.48%) SSL
6 59 (1.43%) Firewall
7 58 (1.41%) SMTP
8 31 (0.75%) LDAP
9 29 (0.70%) Wireshark
10 22 (0.53%) FTP
10 22 (0.53%) Network Security
11 18 (0.44%) LTE
12 17 (0.41%) SNMP
13 16 (0.39%) SAN
13 16 (0.39%) VoIP
14 15 (0.36%) Broadband
14 15 (0.36%) VPN
15 14 (0.34%) ATM
15 14 (0.34%) WAN
16 12 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 454 (11.02%) MySQL
2 420 (10.19%) SQL Server
3 321 (7.79%) NoSQL
4 274 (6.65%) Big Data
5 248 (6.02%) MongoDB
6 189 (4.59%) Hadoop
7 185 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 170 (4.13%) Oracle Database
9 113 (2.74%) DB2
10 92 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
11 89 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 68 (1.65%) Redis
13 58 (1.41%) Apache Hive
14 54 (1.31%) HBase
15 51 (1.24%) RDBMS
16 39 (0.95%) Data Mining
17 37 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (0.75%) MariaDB
19 25 (0.61%) Hazelcast
20 18 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 403 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 379 (9.20%) Jenkins
3 341 (8.27%) Selenium
4 327 (7.93%) Maven
5 246 (5.97%) Subversion
6 230 (5.58%) JIRA
7 215 (5.22%) JUnit
8 193 (4.68%) Eclipse
9 178 (4.32%) Cucumber
10 146 (3.54%) Ant
11 120 (2.91%) WebDriver
12 89 (2.16%) Gradle
13 87 (2.11%) JMeter
14 79 (1.92%) Visual Studio
15 63 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 63 (1.53%) Mockito
15 63 (1.53%) TestNG
16 48 (1.16%) SoapUI
17 46 (1.12%) Vagrant
18 44 (1.07%) HP UFT
General
1 611 (14.83%) Finance
2 320 (7.77%) Telecoms
3 169 (4.10%) Banking
4 81 (1.97%) Retail
5 73 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 71 (1.72%) Marketing
7 62 (1.50%) Advertising
8 61 (1.48%) Publishing
9 53 (1.29%) Electronics
10 45 (1.09%) Games
11 44 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.78%) Legal
13 31 (0.75%) Automotive
14 30 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 23 (0.56%) Back Office
16 16 (0.39%) Military
17 12 (0.29%) Billing
18 7 (0.17%) Local Government
19 6 (0.15%) German Language
19 6 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2146 (52.07%) Developer
2 1354 (32.86%) Java Developer
3 458 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 420 (10.19%) Software Engineer
5 369 (8.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 361 (8.76%) Software Developer
7 312 (7.57%) Analyst
8 297 (7.21%) Java Engineer
9 228 (5.53%) Architect
10 225 (5.46%) Java Software Developer
11 218 (5.29%) Graduate
12 167 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
13 143 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
14 135 (3.28%) Tester
15 127 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
16 124 (3.01%) C# Developer
17 121 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
18 119 (2.89%) Junior
19 118 (2.86%) Consultant
20 111 (2.69%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1097 (26.62%) HTML
2 951 (23.08%) Spring
3 819 (19.87%) Web Services
4 806 (19.56%) CSS
5 614 (14.90%) .NET
6 581 (14.10%) J2EE
7 569 (13.81%) XML
8 479 (11.62%) Hibernate
9 400 (9.71%) AngularJS
10 356 (8.64%) SOAP
11 318 (7.72%) REST
12 313 (7.60%) jQuery
13 308 (7.47%) RESTful
14 302 (7.33%) Ajax
15 293 (7.11%) JSON
16 245 (5.95%) Java EE
17 225 (5.46%) HTML5
18 221 (5.36%) JSP
19 204 (4.95%) JMS
20 185 (4.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 473 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 274 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
3 134 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 129 (3.13%) User Experience
5 126 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 105 (2.55%) Mathematics
7 81 (1.97%) Algorithms
8 78 (1.89%) Physics
9 45 (1.09%) Data Integration
10 41 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
11 40 (0.97%) Mainframe
11 40 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 38 (0.92%) Data Structures
13 37 (0.90%) Derivative
13 37 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
14 35 (0.85%) Fintech
15 31 (0.75%) Equities
16 29 (0.70%) Visualisation
17 25 (0.61%) Data Centre
18 24 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1074 (26.06%) Linux
2 521 (12.64%) Windows
3 516 (12.52%) Unix
4 233 (5.65%) Android
5 157 (3.81%) Apple iOS
6 117 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 72 (1.75%) CentOS
8 53 (1.29%) Windows Server
9 39 (0.95%) VxWorks
10 35 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 34 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (0.66%) Debian
13 26 (0.63%) Solaris
14 19 (0.46%) Fedora
14 19 (0.46%) FreeBSD
15 17 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
16 16 (0.39%) Mac OS
17 14 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (0.29%) AIX
19 10 (0.24%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1656 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 577 (14.00%) Scrum
4 572 (13.88%) TDD
5 431 (10.46%) OO
6 389 (9.44%) SDLC
7 385 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
8 329 (7.98%) Web Development
9 312 (7.57%) DevOps
10 303 (7.35%) Mentoring
11 293 (7.11%) MVC
12 283 (6.87%) Unit Testing
13 272 (6.60%) Open Source
14 268 (6.50%) BDD
15 249 (6.04%) SOA
16 202 (4.90%) Test Automation
17 200 (4.85%) OOP
18 197 (4.78%) Multithreading
19 191 (4.63%) E-Commerce
20 179 (4.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1296 (31.45%) JavaScript
2 1275 (30.94%) SQL
3 873 (21.18%) Python
4 779 (18.90%) C++
5 726 (17.62%) C#
6 440 (10.68%) PHP
7 426 (10.34%) C
8 351 (8.52%) Ruby
9 278 (6.75%) Perl
10 242 (5.87%) Bash Shell
11 162 (3.93%) Scala
12 135 (3.28%) PL/SQL
13 118 (2.86%) Groovy
14 116 (2.81%) Shell Script
15 98 (2.38%) VB
16 79 (1.92%) PowerShell
17 53 (1.29%) Objective-C
18 50 (1.21%) T-SQL
19 48 (1.16%) VB.NET
20 43 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 674 (16.36%) Degree
2 204 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 99 (2.40%) ISTQB
4 95 (2.31%) ISEB
5 76 (1.84%) SC Cleared
6 68 (1.65%) DV Cleared
7 43 (1.04%) PhD
8 40 (0.97%) CEH
9 32 (0.78%) OSCP
10 31 (0.75%) GIAC
10 31 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 30 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 24 (0.58%) GPEN
13 22 (0.53%) PMI Certification
14 17 (0.41%) CISSP
15 11 (0.27%) Sun Certification
16 10 (0.24%) CREST Certified
17 8 (0.19%) PMP
18 7 (0.17%) CISM
18 7 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (6.45%) QA
2 62 (1.50%) SLA
3 22 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.24%) PA-DSS
5 10 (0.24%) SDET
6 9 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 7816
8 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.097%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.073%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.049%) HL7
11 2 (0.049%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.049%) ISO13485
12 1 (0.024%) EMIR
12 1 (0.024%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.024%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 152 (3.69%) Docker
2 121 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (1.24%) Active Directory
4 41 (0.99%) HDFS
5 37 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.68%) Apache Flume
7 25 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 23 (0.56%) vSphere
9 15 (0.36%) vCloud
10 12 (0.29%) Firmware
11 11 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.24%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.22%) VMware ESX
14 8 (0.19%) KVM
15 7 (0.17%) iptables
16 6 (0.15%) Kamailio
16 6 (0.15%) XenServer
17 5 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
18 3 (0.073%) Postfix
19 2 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 169 (4.10%) Puppet
2 111 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (2.40%) Ansible
4 86 (2.09%) Nessus
4 86 (2.09%) Nmap
5 54 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
6 45 (1.09%) OpenVAS
7 29 (0.70%) Oozie
8 26 (0.63%) Nagios
9 18 (0.44%) yum
10 17 (0.41%) Terraform
11 16 (0.39%) Salt
12 15 (0.36%) Kibana
12 15 (0.36%) Packer
13 14 (0.34%) Grafana
13 14 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
14 12 (0.29%) logstash
15 11 (0.27%) Kubernetes
16 8 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
16 8 (0.19%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 748 (18.15%) Oracle
2 215 (5.22%) Microsoft
3 148 (3.59%) VMware
4 143 (3.47%) IBM
5 129 (3.13%) SAP
6 118 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 70 (1.70%) HP
8 57 (1.38%) Google
9 52 (1.26%) Qualys
10 46 (1.12%) Atlassian
10 46 (1.12%) Coverity
11 43 (1.04%) Citrix
12 41 (0.99%) Adobe
13 39 (0.95%) Sophos
14 35 (0.85%) Cisco
15 34 (0.83%) Sybase
16 31 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
17 30 (0.73%) Sun
18 22 (0.53%) Talend
19 20 (0.49%) Zend
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