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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2075 2412 2262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.85% 11.46% 10.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.17% 22.88% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 2085 1870
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
8957 10540 10158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.13% 50.08% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7856 9225 8521
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +2 510 £50,000 -4.30% 30
Surrey +7 480 £50,000 - 51
Hampshire +1 311 £45,000 - 44
Oxfordshire +2 256 £50,000 +25.00% 43
West Sussex +1 155 £52,500 +26.50% 5
Buckinghamshire -10 138 £45,000 - 20
East Sussex -2 120 £45,000 +2.27% 9
Kent -13 43 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Middlesex +8 25 £20,000 -52.94% 3
Home Counties - 5 £60,000 -
M4 Corridor - 4 £60,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1789 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1337 (31.76%) JavaScript
3 1260 (29.93%) SQL
4 1117 (26.53%) HTML
5 1053 (25.01%) Linux
6 925 (21.97%) Spring
7 890 (21.14%) Software Engineering
8 882 (20.95%) C++
9 874 (20.76%) Python
10 810 (19.24%) Oracle
11 809 (19.22%) Degree
12 805 (19.12%) CSS
13 804 (19.10%) Web Services
14 776 (18.43%) C#
15 702 (16.67%) Finance
16 630 (14.96%) TDD
17 628 (14.92%) .NET
18 626 (14.87%) Scrum
19 611 (14.51%) Windows
20 604 (14.35%) XML
21 539 (12.80%) Computer Science
22 527 (12.52%) J2EE
23 522 (12.40%) C
24 480 (11.40%) Unix
25 466 (11.07%) MySQL
26 458 (10.88%) Hibernate
27 443 (10.52%) Git (software)
27 443 (10.52%) SDLC
28 432 (10.26%) SQL Server
28 432 (10.26%) OO

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
1 316 (7.51%) Tomcat
2 246 (5.84%) Apache
3 242 (5.75%) JBoss
4 165 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 127 (3.02%) WebLogic
6 126 (2.99%) CMS
7 95 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
8 90 (2.14%) IIS
9 76 (1.81%) Apache Spark
10 74 (1.76%) Apache Pig
11 59 (1.40%) Confluence
12 52 (1.24%) Apache Solr
12 52 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
13 46 (1.09%) SharePoint
14 43 (1.02%) nginx
15 34 (0.81%) OpenStack
16 31 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
17 26 (0.62%) GlassFish
18 25 (0.59%) Jetty
19 24 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 83 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.59%) MS Office
3 10 (0.24%) MS Project
4 6 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.095%) CATIA
6 4 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.095%) Siemens NX
6 4 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.071%) InDesign
8 2 (0.048%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.024%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.024%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 66 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 46 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.45%) Magento
4 17 (0.40%) SAP CRM
5 13 (0.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 11 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
7 10 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
7 10 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
7 10 (0.24%) Sentinel
8 8 (0.19%) BASE24
8 8 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (0.12%) BusinessWare
10 5 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.12%) Temenos T24
11 4 (0.095%) Oracle BRM
11 4 (0.095%) Teamcenter
12 3 (0.071%) SAP HR
12 3 (0.071%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 285 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (4.37%) SaaS
3 97 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
4 89 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 58 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 41 (0.97%) GitHub
7 34 (0.81%) IaaS
8 29 (0.69%) PaaS
9 21 (0.50%) Amazon S3
10 16 (0.38%) Force.com
11 13 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 10 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 9 (0.21%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.19%) CloudBees
15 8 (0.19%) Google Play
15 8 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.17%) Heroku
17 6 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 202 (4.80%) Internet
2 143 (3.40%) TCP/IP
3 131 (3.11%) HTTP
4 104 (2.47%) DNS
5 76 (1.81%) Firewall
6 60 (1.43%) SMTP
7 32 (0.76%) SSL
7 32 (0.76%) Wireshark
8 28 (0.67%) LDAP
9 23 (0.55%) VPN
10 21 (0.50%) LTE
11 20 (0.48%) SNMP
12 19 (0.45%) Network Security
13 18 (0.43%) Broadband
14 17 (0.40%) WAN
15 16 (0.38%) Intranet
16 14 (0.33%) VoIP
17 13 (0.31%) ATM
17 13 (0.31%) HTTPS
18 12 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (11.07%) MySQL
2 432 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 309 (7.34%) Big Data
4 288 (6.84%) NoSQL
5 238 (5.65%) MongoDB
6 211 (5.01%) Relational Database
7 185 (4.39%) Hadoop
8 171 (4.06%) Oracle Database
9 128 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
10 118 (2.80%) DB2
11 94 (2.23%) Apache Hive
12 82 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 72 (1.71%) RDBMS
14 59 (1.40%) HBase
15 55 (1.31%) Redis
16 52 (1.24%) Data Mining
17 39 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
18 25 (0.59%) MariaDB
19 22 (0.52%) Hazelcast
19 22 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 443 (10.52%) Git (software)
2 412 (9.79%) Jenkins
3 360 (8.55%) Selenium
4 321 (7.62%) Maven
5 282 (6.70%) Subversion
6 266 (6.32%) JIRA
7 228 (5.42%) JUnit
8 220 (5.23%) Eclipse
9 183 (4.35%) Cucumber
10 146 (3.47%) Ant
11 143 (3.40%) WebDriver
12 106 (2.52%) JMeter
13 98 (2.33%) Visual Studio
14 92 (2.19%) Gradle
15 71 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 71 (1.69%) TestNG
16 57 (1.35%) SoapUI
17 55 (1.31%) LoadRunner
18 54 (1.28%) Mockito
19 49 (1.16%) Metasploit
General
1 702 (16.67%) Finance
2 395 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 161 (3.82%) Banking
4 89 (2.11%) Retail
5 84 (2.00%) Publishing
6 73 (1.73%) Automotive
7 69 (1.64%) Aerospace
8 67 (1.59%) Marketing
9 65 (1.54%) Games
10 64 (1.52%) Manufacturing
11 59 (1.40%) Financial Institution
12 58 (1.38%) Electronics
13 35 (0.83%) Advertising
13 35 (0.83%) Legal
14 34 (0.81%) Back Office
15 20 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.38%) Billing
16 16 (0.38%) Military
17 8 (0.19%) Law
18 5 (0.12%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2113 (50.19%) Developer
2 1329 (31.57%) Java Developer
3 439 (10.43%) Software Engineer
4 433 (10.29%) Senior Developer
5 357 (8.48%) Software Developer
6 324 (7.70%) Analyst
6 324 (7.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 302 (7.17%) Java Engineer
8 265 (6.29%) Architect
9 255 (6.06%) Graduate
10 243 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
11 186 (4.42%) Java Software Engineer
12 178 (4.23%) Tester
13 160 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
14 147 (3.49%) Junior
15 142 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
16 136 (3.23%) Development Manager
17 135 (3.21%) C# Developer
18 124 (2.95%) C++ Developer
19 121 (2.87%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1117 (26.53%) HTML
2 925 (21.97%) Spring
3 805 (19.12%) CSS
4 804 (19.10%) Web Services
5 628 (14.92%) .NET
6 604 (14.35%) XML
7 527 (12.52%) J2EE
8 458 (10.88%) Hibernate
9 375 (8.91%) jQuery
10 361 (8.57%) SOAP
11 348 (8.27%) AngularJS
12 339 (8.05%) JSON
13 330 (7.84%) RESTful
14 322 (7.65%) REST
15 316 (7.51%) Ajax
16 265 (6.29%) Java EE
17 238 (5.65%) HTML5
18 212 (5.04%) JMS
19 207 (4.92%) JSP
20 175 (4.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 539 (12.80%) Computer Science
2 331 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 162 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 123 (2.92%) User Experience
5 119 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 111 (2.64%) Mathematics
7 100 (2.38%) Algorithms
8 71 (1.69%) Physics
9 61 (1.45%) Mainframe
10 57 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 50 (1.19%) Data Integration
12 47 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
13 42 (1.00%) Derivative
14 38 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 36 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
16 35 (0.83%) Equities
17 34 (0.81%) Fintech
18 33 (0.78%) Client/Server
19 32 (0.76%) Statistics
20 29 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1053 (25.01%) Linux
2 611 (14.51%) Windows
3 480 (11.40%) Unix
4 227 (5.39%) Android
5 157 (3.73%) Apple iOS
6 119 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 57 (1.35%) CentOS
8 52 (1.24%) VxWorks
9 49 (1.16%) Windows Server
10 39 (0.93%) Ubuntu
11 31 (0.74%) Solaris
12 28 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
13 23 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (0.52%) Debian
14 22 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (0.45%) AIX
15 19 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (0.33%) MVS
17 13 (0.31%) Fedora
17 13 (0.31%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1789 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
2 890 (21.14%) Software Engineering
3 630 (14.96%) TDD
4 626 (14.87%) Scrum
5 443 (10.52%) SDLC
6 432 (10.26%) OO
7 418 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 313 (7.43%) DevOps
9 312 (7.41%) BDD
9 312 (7.41%) Mentoring
10 287 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 273 (6.48%) Multithreading
12 270 (6.41%) SOA
13 265 (6.29%) Web Development
14 257 (6.10%) Open Source
15 245 (5.82%) MVC
16 236 (5.61%) OOP
17 229 (5.44%) Test Automation
18 201 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
19 198 (4.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1337 (31.76%) JavaScript
2 1260 (29.93%) SQL
3 882 (20.95%) C++
4 874 (20.76%) Python
5 776 (18.43%) C#
6 522 (12.40%) C
7 420 (9.98%) PHP
8 336 (7.98%) Ruby
9 327 (7.77%) Perl
10 240 (5.70%) Bash Shell
11 158 (3.75%) PL/SQL
12 143 (3.40%) Scala
13 124 (2.95%) Groovy
14 115 (2.73%) VB
15 94 (2.23%) Shell Script
16 58 (1.38%) COBOL
17 47 (1.12%) Objective-C
18 46 (1.09%) R
19 45 (1.07%) T-SQL
20 43 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 809 (19.22%) Degree
2 232 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 122 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 113 (2.68%) ISEB
5 88 (2.09%) SC Cleared
6 84 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 56 (1.33%) PhD
8 47 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 42 (1.00%) CEH
10 39 (0.93%) OSCP
11 37 (0.88%) GIAC
12 36 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 25 (0.59%) GPEN
14 22 (0.52%) PMI Certification
15 20 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (0.45%) CREST Certified
17 18 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
18 14 (0.33%) Sun Certification
19 12 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
20 11 (0.26%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (9.05%) QA
2 57 (1.35%) SLA
3 14 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 10 (0.24%) PA-DSS
4 10 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.19%) SDET
6 3 (0.071%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.048%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.048%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.048%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.024%) COBIT
8 1 (0.024%) EMIR
8 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 141 (3.35%) Docker
2 117 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (1.02%) Apache Flume
4 40 (0.95%) HDFS
5 36 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 29 (0.69%) Active Directory
7 23 (0.55%) VMware ESX
8 20 (0.48%) vSphere
9 16 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 12 (0.29%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.26%) Firmware
12 8 (0.19%) vCloud
13 7 (0.17%) iptables
13 7 (0.17%) Snort
14 6 (0.14%) Kamailio
14 6 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
14 6 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.095%) Postfix
16 3 (0.071%) KVM
17 2 (0.048%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 151 (3.59%) Puppet
2 101 (2.40%) Nessus
3 100 (2.38%) Nmap
4 99 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (2.30%) Ansible
6 62 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
7 49 (1.16%) OpenVAS
8 40 (0.95%) Oozie
9 27 (0.64%) Nagios
9 27 (0.64%) yum
10 21 (0.50%) Terraform
11 16 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
11 16 (0.38%) Kibana
11 16 (0.38%) logstash
12 15 (0.36%) Salt
13 14 (0.33%) Packer
14 11 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 10 (0.24%) SCCM
15 10 (0.24%) WSUS
16 9 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 810 (19.24%) Oracle
2 192 (4.56%) Microsoft
3 169 (4.01%) IBM
4 135 (3.21%) VMware
5 134 (3.18%) SAP
6 100 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 75 (1.78%) Sophos
8 69 (1.64%) HP
9 60 (1.43%) Qualys
10 59 (1.40%) Coverity
11 47 (1.12%) Google
12 44 (1.05%) Informatica
13 43 (1.02%) Atlassian
13 43 (1.02%) Sybase
14 42 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
15 38 (0.90%) Sun
16 36 (0.86%) Adobe
17 34 (0.81%) Cisco
17 34 (0.81%) hybris
18 32 (0.76%) Talend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Medical, Free Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ingenta UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + fabulous benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday