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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 2124 2334 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.69% 10.97% 11.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.85% 22.51% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1836 2014 2310
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
9723 10368 11473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.51% 48.73% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8682 8855 9982
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +4 487 £50,000 -9.09% 56
Surrey +2 477 £50,000 - 69
Oxfordshire +10 361 £55,000 +37.50% 46
Hampshire +3 310 £45,000 +5.88% 42
West Sussex -1 203 £47,500 +7.95% 18
Buckinghamshire -6 110 £45,000 +5.88% 18
East Sussex -13 102 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Kent -19 50 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Middlesex -9 21 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1953 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1493 (33.45%) JavaScript
3 1411 (31.62%) SQL
4 1276 (28.59%) HTML
5 1127 (25.25%) Linux
6 1008 (22.59%) CSS
7 987 (22.12%) Spring
8 945 (21.17%) Degree
9 939 (21.04%) Oracle
10 920 (20.61%) C++
11 919 (20.59%) Software Engineering
12 903 (20.23%) Web Services
13 825 (18.49%) C#
14 793 (17.77%) Finance
15 772 (17.30%) XML
16 738 (16.54%) Windows
16 738 (16.54%) Python
17 668 (14.97%) .NET
18 619 (13.87%) Computer Science
19 614 (13.76%) J2EE
20 598 (13.40%) Scrum
21 578 (12.95%) TDD
22 561 (12.57%) SQL Server
23 525 (11.76%) Hibernate
23 525 (11.76%) OO
24 500 (11.20%) jQuery
25 494 (11.07%) C
26 492 (11.02%) Git (software)
27 480 (10.76%) SDLC
28 475 (10.64%) MySQL

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
1 328 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 282 (6.32%) JBoss
3 245 (5.49%) Apache
4 210 (4.71%) WebSphere
5 130 (2.91%) CMS
6 125 (2.80%) WebLogic
7 97 (2.17%) IIS
8 84 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
9 73 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 69 (1.55%) Apache Spark
11 53 (1.19%) Apache Pig
12 47 (1.05%) SharePoint
13 42 (0.94%) Confluence
14 41 (0.92%) nginx
14 41 (0.92%) OpenStack
15 38 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
16 36 (0.81%) Apache Solr
17 35 (0.78%) WordPress
18 26 (0.58%) SAS
19 22 (0.49%) CICS
Applications
1 128 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 40 (0.90%) MS Office
3 21 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.31%) MS Project
6 13 (0.29%) GIMP
7 8 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.13%) Maple
10 3 (0.067%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.045%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.022%) PrintSoft PReS
12 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 65 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 30 (0.67%) Magento
3 26 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
4 21 (0.47%) BASE24
5 16 (0.36%) SAP HCM
6 15 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 11 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.20%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
11 5 (0.11%) Sentinel
11 5 (0.11%) Temenos T24
12 4 (0.090%) BusinessWorks
12 4 (0.090%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.090%) Radian6
13 3 (0.067%) Odoo
13 3 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
13 3 (0.067%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 249 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (3.88%) SaaS
3 113 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
4 57 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
5 56 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 54 (1.21%) PaaS
7 44 (0.99%) GitHub
8 36 (0.81%) CloudBees
9 28 (0.63%) Amazon S3
10 25 (0.56%) Force.com
11 23 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 22 (0.49%) IaaS
13 21 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 20 (0.45%) Google Play
15 15 (0.34%) Bluemix
16 14 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
17 12 (0.27%) Sage Pay
18 10 (0.22%) Heroku
19 8 (0.18%) OpenShift
20 7 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 176 (3.94%) Internet
2 130 (2.91%) HTTP
3 118 (2.64%) TCP/IP
4 79 (1.77%) Firewall
5 69 (1.55%) DNS
6 35 (0.78%) SSL
7 30 (0.67%) SAN
8 26 (0.58%) WAN
9 25 (0.56%) ATM
10 24 (0.54%) SMTP
11 21 (0.47%) Intranet
12 20 (0.45%) Network Security
13 19 (0.43%) Wireless
14 18 (0.40%) LDAP
15 17 (0.38%) LAN
16 15 (0.34%) VPN
17 14 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (0.29%) SNMP
19 12 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
19 12 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 561 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 475 (10.64%) MySQL
3 333 (7.46%) Big Data
4 266 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 236 (5.29%) NoSQL
6 192 (4.30%) Hadoop
7 182 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 172 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 158 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
10 139 (3.11%) RDBMS
11 125 (2.80%) DB2
12 89 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
13 76 (1.70%) Apache Hive
14 65 (1.46%) HBase
15 58 (1.30%) Data Mining
16 42 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 33 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
18 30 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
19 29 (0.65%) Redis
20 27 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 492 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 383 (8.58%) Jenkins
3 334 (7.48%) Subversion
4 326 (7.30%) Maven
5 318 (7.13%) Eclipse
6 316 (7.08%) JUnit
7 276 (6.18%) JIRA
8 274 (6.14%) Selenium
9 144 (3.23%) Ant
10 120 (2.69%) WebDriver
11 109 (2.44%) Cucumber
12 85 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 85 (1.90%) TestNG
13 78 (1.75%) Visual Studio
14 75 (1.68%) JMeter
15 74 (1.66%) Gradle
16 59 (1.32%) SoapUI
17 54 (1.21%) Bugzilla
17 54 (1.21%) Mockito
18 52 (1.17%) HP UFT
General
1 793 (17.77%) Finance
2 334 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 167 (3.74%) Retail
4 142 (3.18%) Banking
5 98 (2.20%) Games
6 95 (2.13%) Electronics
7 92 (2.06%) Publishing
8 83 (1.86%) Marketing
9 77 (1.73%) Manufacturing
10 72 (1.61%) Automotive
11 64 (1.43%) Aerospace
12 40 (0.90%) Legal
13 35 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 27 (0.60%) Military
15 25 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.52%) Billing
17 21 (0.47%) Advertising
18 18 (0.40%) Back Office
19 16 (0.36%) Front Office
20 12 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2274 (50.95%) Developer
2 1419 (31.79%) Java Developer
3 530 (11.88%) Senior Developer
4 463 (10.37%) Software Engineer
5 414 (9.28%) Senior Java Developer
6 326 (7.30%) Software Developer
7 317 (7.10%) Java Engineer
8 313 (7.01%) Analyst
9 296 (6.63%) Architect
10 268 (6.00%) Graduate
11 214 (4.79%) Java Software Engineer
12 179 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
13 173 (3.88%) Java Software Developer
14 157 (3.52%) Junior
15 156 (3.50%) Tester
16 154 (3.45%) Development Manager
17 152 (3.41%) C# Developer
18 147 (3.29%) Graduate Developer
19 139 (3.11%) SQL Developer
20 134 (3.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1276 (28.59%) HTML
2 1008 (22.59%) CSS
3 987 (22.12%) Spring
4 903 (20.23%) Web Services
5 772 (17.30%) XML
6 668 (14.97%) .NET
7 614 (13.76%) J2EE
8 525 (11.76%) Hibernate
9 500 (11.20%) jQuery
10 411 (9.21%) JSON
11 378 (8.47%) SOAP
12 375 (8.40%) JSP
13 361 (8.09%) REST
14 339 (7.60%) Ajax
15 320 (7.17%) RESTful
16 306 (6.86%) AngularJS
17 287 (6.43%) Java EE
18 261 (5.85%) HTML5
19 208 (4.66%) JMS
20 174 (3.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 619 (13.87%) Computer Science
2 367 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 199 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
4 162 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 158 (3.54%) Mathematics
6 144 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 115 (2.58%) User Experience
8 98 (2.20%) Physics
9 91 (2.04%) Management Information System
10 68 (1.52%) Mainframe
11 52 (1.17%) Visualisation
12 51 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
13 50 (1.12%) iPad
14 47 (1.05%) Client/Server
15 46 (1.03%) Data Integration
16 36 (0.81%) Cybercrime
17 34 (0.76%) Clustering
18 29 (0.65%) N-Tier
18 29 (0.65%) Statistics
19 26 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1127 (25.25%) Linux
2 738 (16.54%) Windows
3 458 (10.26%) Unix
4 296 (6.63%) Android
5 230 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 125 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 77 (1.73%) CentOS
8 63 (1.41%) Windows Server
9 52 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 48 (1.08%) VxWorks
11 41 (0.92%) Solaris
11 41 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
12 39 (0.87%) AIX
13 31 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (0.47%) Mac OS X
16 18 (0.40%) Windows NT
17 15 (0.34%) MVS
18 14 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
18 14 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1953 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
2 919 (20.59%) Software Engineering
3 598 (13.40%) Scrum
4 578 (12.95%) TDD
5 525 (11.76%) OO
6 480 (10.76%) SDLC
7 418 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
8 338 (7.57%) Unit Testing
9 326 (7.30%) Web Development
10 299 (6.70%) SOA
11 296 (6.63%) Multithreading
12 289 (6.48%) UML
13 288 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 288 (6.45%) MVC
14 278 (6.23%) E-Commerce
15 259 (5.80%) DevOps
16 257 (5.76%) BDD
17 248 (5.56%) Open Source
18 247 (5.53%) OOP
19 231 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1493 (33.45%) JavaScript
2 1411 (31.62%) SQL
3 920 (20.61%) C++
4 825 (18.49%) C#
5 738 (16.54%) Python
6 494 (11.07%) C
7 415 (9.30%) PHP
8 307 (6.88%) Ruby
9 282 (6.32%) Perl
10 216 (4.84%) Bash Shell
11 186 (4.17%) PL/SQL
12 142 (3.18%) Scala
13 99 (2.22%) VB
14 97 (2.17%) Shell Script
15 87 (1.95%) Groovy
16 77 (1.73%) Objective-C
17 69 (1.55%) R
18 55 (1.23%) T-SQL
19 53 (1.19%) VB.NET
20 51 (1.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 945 (21.17%) Degree
2 309 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 158 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 107 (2.40%) ISTQB
5 97 (2.17%) ISEB
6 84 (1.88%) DV Cleared
7 61 (1.37%) PhD
8 34 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 33 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
10 31 (0.69%) CEH
11 27 (0.60%) OSCP
12 25 (0.56%) CREST Certified
12 25 (0.56%) GIAC
13 24 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 19 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (0.43%) PMI Certification
15 18 (0.40%) OCPJP
15 18 (0.40%) Sun Certification
16 12 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 460 (10.31%) QA
2 41 (0.92%) SLA
3 12 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 12 (0.27%) SDET
4 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 8 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.11%) Def Stans
6 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.11%) SSAE 16
7 4 (0.090%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.067%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.045%) FIPS 140-2
9 2 (0.045%) HL7
10 1 (0.022%) COBIT
10 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.022%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.022%) SAS 70
System Software
1 111 (2.49%) Docker
2 94 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (1.32%) HDFS
4 31 (0.69%) Apache Flume
4 31 (0.69%) VirtualBox
5 28 (0.63%) Active Directory
5 28 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 22 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 22 (0.49%) vSphere
8 15 (0.34%) Firmware
9 12 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (0.22%) KVM
11 8 (0.18%) GeoWebCache
12 6 (0.13%) Snort
12 6 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.090%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.067%) iptables
14 3 (0.067%) Postfix
15 2 (0.045%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 132 (2.96%) Puppet
2 120 (2.69%) Ansible
3 93 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (1.59%) Nessus
5 67 (1.50%) Nmap
6 47 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
7 27 (0.60%) Oozie
8 26 (0.58%) OpenVAS
9 22 (0.49%) Salt
10 21 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
11 19 (0.43%) Nagios
12 15 (0.34%) SCCM
13 14 (0.31%) Kibana
13 14 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 13 (0.29%) logstash
14 13 (0.29%) WSUS
15 12 (0.27%) Terraform
15 12 (0.27%) yum
16 10 (0.22%) Ambari
16 10 (0.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 939 (21.04%) Oracle
2 209 (4.68%) Microsoft
3 204 (4.57%) IBM
4 145 (3.25%) SAP
5 118 (2.64%) VMware
6 104 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 87 (1.95%) hybris
8 77 (1.73%) Google
9 76 (1.70%) Adobe
10 72 (1.61%) Informatica
11 69 (1.55%) Sophos
12 59 (1.32%) HP
13 57 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
14 43 (0.96%) Atlassian
14 43 (0.96%) Qualys
15 38 (0.85%) Cisco
15 38 (0.85%) Sun
16 37 (0.83%) Coverity
17 30 (0.67%) webMethods
18 28 (0.63%) ATG
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hastings, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000 - £40,000
Posted: Yesterday