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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / South East
Rank 16 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1801 2397 2339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.36% 12.42% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.55% 23.95% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 2067 2013
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.65%

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
7649 10009 10062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.51% 51.88% 48.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6588 8936 8767
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 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 +13 477 £50,000 -3.84% 62
Hampshire +7 342 £45,000 -4.25% 55
Oxfordshire +3 250 £52,500 +5.00% 50
Surrey -4 248 £52,500 +10.52% 49
Buckinghamshire +3 205 £45,000 - 27
East Sussex +4 102 £45,000 +20.00% 12
West Sussex -15 95 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Kent -15 58 £38,750 -3.12% 13
Middlesex -1 16 £37,500 -30.23% 4
Sussex - 9 £55,000 -
Thames Valley +1 2 £60,000 -
M4 Corridor -2 1 £67,500 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 1583 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1204 (32.18%) SQL
3 1177 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 1032 (27.59%) HTML
5 959 (25.63%) Spring
6 955 (25.53%) Linux
7 782 (20.90%) CSS
8 757 (20.24%) Python
9 749 (20.02%) Web Services
10 746 (19.94%) Software Engineering
11 663 (17.72%) C++
12 662 (17.70%) Degree
13 656 (17.54%) Oracle
14 646 (17.27%) C#
15 591 (15.80%) XML
16 577 (15.42%) J2EE
17 534 (14.27%) .NET
18 505 (13.50%) Scrum
19 479 (12.80%) TDD
20 471 (12.59%) Unix
21 465 (12.43%) Finance
22 461 (12.32%) Hibernate
23 452 (12.08%) Windows
24 420 (11.23%) Git (software)
25 417 (11.15%) MySQL
26 412 (11.01%) Computer Science
27 400 (10.69%) OO
28 390 (10.43%) PHP
29 387 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
30 367 (9.81%) Selenium

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
1 289 (7.73%) Tomcat
2 282 (7.54%) JBoss
3 201 (5.37%) Apache
4 159 (4.25%) WebSphere
5 116 (3.10%) WebLogic
6 108 (2.89%) CMS
7 95 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 80 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
9 72 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 61 (1.63%) IIS
11 60 (1.60%) Confluence
11 60 (1.60%) GlassFish
12 52 (1.39%) Apache Spark
12 52 (1.39%) OpenStack
13 44 (1.18%) Apache Solr
14 36 (0.96%) SharePoint
15 28 (0.75%) WordPress
16 22 (0.59%) nginx
17 21 (0.56%) Apache Pig
17 21 (0.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 90 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.59%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.53%) MS Office
4 12 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.27%) FrameMaker
6 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.11%) CATIA
7 4 (0.11%) InVision
7 4 (0.11%) Siemens NX
7 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.053%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.027%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.027%) Simulink
9 1 (0.027%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
2 27 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (0.72%) SAP ERP
2 27 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 23 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
4 22 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
5 11 (0.29%) Magento
6 10 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (0.21%) Sentinel
8 6 (0.16%) BigMachines
9 5 (0.13%) BusinessWare
9 5 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle BRM
9 5 (0.13%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.13%) Teamcenter
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.080%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 308 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
2 147 (3.93%) SaaS
3 128 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (1.47%) GitHub
5 53 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 25 (0.67%) PaaS
8 23 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.59%) IaaS
10 15 (0.40%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.40%) Google App Engine
11 12 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
12 9 (0.24%) SoftLayer
13 8 (0.21%) Google Play
13 8 (0.21%) Oracle CX
13 8 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.16%) Boomi
15 5 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 169 (4.52%) TCP/IP
2 140 (3.74%) Internet
3 137 (3.66%) HTTP
4 112 (2.99%) DNS
5 77 (2.06%) SSL
6 57 (1.52%) Firewall
7 50 (1.34%) LDAP
8 45 (1.20%) SMTP
9 36 (0.96%) DHCP
10 27 (0.72%) FTP
11 26 (0.70%) Network Security
12 19 (0.51%) BGP
12 19 (0.51%) IMAP
12 19 (0.51%) LAN
12 19 (0.51%) POP3
12 19 (0.51%) VLAN
13 17 (0.45%) ATM
14 16 (0.43%) VoIP
15 15 (0.40%) AMQP
16 14 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (11.15%) MySQL
2 363 (9.70%) SQL Server
3 290 (7.75%) NoSQL
4 282 (7.54%) Big Data
5 188 (5.03%) Relational Database
6 179 (4.78%) Hadoop
7 169 (4.52%) MongoDB
8 138 (3.69%) Oracle Database
9 104 (2.78%) DB2
10 85 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 75 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
12 54 (1.44%) HBase
13 50 (1.34%) Redis
14 49 (1.31%) RDBMS
15 34 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (0.86%) Apache Hive
17 31 (0.83%) MariaDB
18 26 (0.70%) Data Mining
19 24 (0.64%) SQLite
20 19 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 420 (11.23%) Git (software)
2 367 (9.81%) Selenium
3 334 (8.93%) Jenkins
4 308 (8.23%) Maven
5 228 (6.09%) JIRA
6 193 (5.16%) Subversion
7 188 (5.03%) JUnit
8 142 (3.80%) Eclipse
9 129 (3.45%) Ant
10 117 (3.13%) Cucumber
11 116 (3.10%) WebDriver
12 88 (2.35%) Gradle
13 86 (2.30%) JMeter
14 71 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 62 (1.66%) IntelliJ
16 61 (1.63%) Visual Studio
17 60 (1.60%) TestNG
18 55 (1.47%) Vagrant
19 52 (1.39%) SoapUI
20 48 (1.28%) Mockito
General
1 465 (12.43%) Finance
2 209 (5.59%) Telecoms
3 127 (3.39%) Banking
4 86 (2.30%) Retail
5 85 (2.27%) Marketing
6 80 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 76 (2.03%) Publishing
8 73 (1.95%) Advertising
9 47 (1.26%) Electronics
10 45 (1.20%) Games
11 29 (0.78%) Military
12 28 (0.75%) Legal
13 27 (0.72%) Automotive
14 17 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 17 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.35%) Back Office
16 9 (0.24%) German Language
17 8 (0.21%) Billing
18 7 (0.19%) French Language
18 7 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1939 (51.83%) Developer
2 1214 (32.45%) Java Developer
3 430 (11.49%) Senior Developer
4 407 (10.88%) Software Engineer
5 367 (9.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 290 (7.75%) Java Engineer
7 285 (7.62%) Software Developer
8 219 (5.85%) Analyst
9 176 (4.70%) Architect
10 165 (4.41%) Graduate
11 151 (4.04%) Java Software Developer
12 139 (3.72%) Java Software Engineer
13 128 (3.42%) Consultant
13 128 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
14 122 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
15 118 (3.15%) Junior
16 114 (3.05%) C# Developer
17 108 (2.89%) Tester
18 105 (2.81%) Linux Engineer
19 103 (2.75%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1032 (27.59%) HTML
2 959 (25.63%) Spring
3 782 (20.90%) CSS
4 749 (20.02%) Web Services
5 591 (15.80%) XML
6 577 (15.42%) J2EE
7 534 (14.27%) .NET
8 461 (12.32%) Hibernate
9 362 (9.68%) SOAP
10 356 (9.52%) REST
11 350 (9.36%) AngularJS
12 266 (7.11%) jQuery
13 263 (7.03%) Ajax
13 263 (7.03%) RESTful
14 240 (6.42%) JSON
15 222 (5.93%) JMS
16 208 (5.56%) HTML5
17 207 (5.53%) Java EE
18 187 (5.00%) ASP.NET
19 184 (4.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 412 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 193 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 141 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 121 (3.23%) User Experience
5 92 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 76 (2.03%) Algorithms
7 52 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 45 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 35 (0.94%) Data Centre
10 31 (0.83%) Fintech
10 31 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
11 25 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 25 (0.67%) Replication
12 22 (0.59%) Life Science
13 21 (0.56%) Mainframe
14 19 (0.51%) Driving Licence
14 19 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 19 (0.51%) Semantic Web
15 18 (0.48%) Blog
16 17 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 955 (25.53%) Linux
2 471 (12.59%) Unix
3 452 (12.08%) Windows
4 235 (6.28%) Android
5 157 (4.20%) Apple iOS
6 101 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 78 (2.09%) CentOS
8 69 (1.84%) Windows Server
9 36 (0.96%) Mac OS
10 33 (0.88%) Solaris
11 31 (0.83%) Ubuntu
12 28 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (0.61%) VxWorks
14 22 (0.59%) Debian
15 11 (0.29%) Fedora
15 11 (0.29%) FreeBSD
16 10 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
17 8 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.21%) MVS
17 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1583 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (19.94%) Software Engineering
3 505 (13.50%) Scrum
4 479 (12.80%) TDD
5 400 (10.69%) OO
6 387 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 359 (9.60%) Web Development
8 293 (7.83%) MVC
9 273 (7.30%) DevOps
9 273 (7.30%) Open Source
10 261 (6.98%) Unit Testing
11 252 (6.74%) SDLC
12 237 (6.34%) SOA
13 232 (6.20%) E-Commerce
14 221 (5.91%) BDD
15 203 (5.43%) Mentoring
16 185 (4.95%) Automated Testing
17 180 (4.81%) Microservices
18 166 (4.44%) OOP
19 158 (4.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1204 (32.18%) SQL
2 1177 (31.46%) JavaScript
3 757 (20.24%) Python
4 663 (17.72%) C++
5 646 (17.27%) C#
6 390 (10.43%) PHP
7 367 (9.81%) C
8 299 (7.99%) Ruby
9 240 (6.42%) Perl
10 204 (5.45%) Bash Shell
11 166 (4.44%) Scala
12 155 (4.14%) PL/SQL
13 124 (3.31%) Shell Script
14 85 (2.27%) PowerShell
15 81 (2.17%) Groovy
16 69 (1.84%) VB
17 65 (1.74%) VB.NET
18 59 (1.58%) Objective-C
19 57 (1.52%) T-SQL
20 41 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 662 (17.70%) Degree
2 203 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 93 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 79 (2.11%) ISTQB
5 66 (1.76%) ISEB
6 38 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 35 (0.94%) PhD
8 24 (0.64%) CEH
9 23 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 20 (0.53%) CISSP
11 16 (0.43%) PMI Certification
12 13 (0.35%) GCIA
13 12 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.29%) CCNA
14 11 (0.29%) OSCP
15 10 (0.27%) GIAC
16 9 (0.24%) CCNP
16 9 (0.24%) PMP
17 8 (0.21%) GPEN
17 8 (0.21%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (6.12%) QA
2 31 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 30 (0.80%) SLA
4 26 (0.70%) SDET
5 18 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.13%) PA-DSS
9 4 (0.11%) PMO
10 3 (0.080%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.053%) HL7
11 2 (0.053%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.027%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.027%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 129 (3.45%) Docker
2 90 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 29 (0.78%) HDFS
5 19 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 19 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.40%) vSphere
7 14 (0.37%) Firmware
7 14 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (0.35%) XenServer
9 11 (0.29%) KVM
10 10 (0.27%) Apache Flume
10 10 (0.27%) vCloud
11 8 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.19%) Xen
13 6 (0.16%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.053%) Kamailio
14 2 (0.053%) Postfix
15 1 (0.027%) iptables
15 1 (0.027%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 145 (3.88%) Puppet
2 111 (2.97%) Ansible
3 91 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (1.15%) Nessus
4 43 (1.15%) Nmap
5 30 (0.80%) Nagios
6 28 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 27 (0.72%) Salt
8 25 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
9 24 (0.64%) Grafana
10 22 (0.59%) Kubernetes
11 20 (0.53%) OpenVAS
12 16 (0.43%) Terraform
13 11 (0.29%) Graphite
13 11 (0.29%) Oozie
14 9 (0.24%) vRealize
15 8 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
15 8 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
15 8 (0.21%) Packer
15 8 (0.21%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 656 (17.54%) Oracle
2 248 (6.63%) Microsoft
3 123 (3.29%) VMware
4 117 (3.13%) SAP
5 106 (2.83%) Red Hat
6 99 (2.65%) IBM
7 68 (1.82%) HP
8 58 (1.55%) Google
9 49 (1.31%) hybris
10 40 (1.07%) Talend
11 39 (1.04%) Citrix
12 34 (0.91%) Adobe
12 34 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (0.83%) Sophos
14 30 (0.80%) Cisco
15 29 (0.78%) Sun
16 25 (0.67%) NetApp
17 23 (0.61%) TIBCO
18 22 (0.59%) Atlassian
19 20 (0.53%) Qualys
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
First Point
Salary: £4000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Flex Working and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 + Bonus / OTE £60K+
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 28 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cititec
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, h/care, life, PMI
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 30 - 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 5 days ago