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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 2194 2275 2391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.19% 10.93% 10.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.99% 22.56% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 1950 1989
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
9542 10084 10754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.02% 48.44% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8487 8694 9107
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 579 £50,000 - 46
Surrey +9 521 £50,000 - 55
Oxfordshire +6 296 £52,500 +32.07% 42
Hampshire -4 273 £42,500 -5.55% 56
West Sussex +1 174 £50,000 +21.95% 5
East Sussex -3 141 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Buckinghamshire -12 109 £45,000 +5.88% 21
Kent -24 40 £40,000 +0.62% 8
Middlesex +11 26 £37,500 -11.76% 4
M4 Corridor - 4 £60,000 -
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1914 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1400 (31.85%) JavaScript
3 1286 (29.26%) SQL
4 1164 (26.48%) HTML
5 1127 (25.64%) Linux
6 959 (21.82%) C++
7 946 (21.52%) Spring
8 906 (20.61%) Software Engineering
9 876 (19.93%) Oracle
10 863 (19.64%) Degree
11 858 (19.52%) Web Services
12 854 (19.43%) CSS
13 852 (19.39%) Python
14 848 (19.29%) C#
15 791 (18.00%) Finance
16 681 (15.49%) Windows
17 680 (15.47%) .NET
18 657 (14.95%) XML
19 652 (14.84%) Scrum
20 645 (14.68%) TDD
21 577 (13.13%) Computer Science
22 556 (12.65%) J2EE
23 526 (11.97%) C
24 501 (11.40%) Unix
25 491 (11.17%) SDLC
26 489 (11.13%) SQL Server
27 482 (10.97%) MySQL
28 467 (10.63%) OO
29 464 (10.56%) Hibernate
30 452 (10.28%) 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 (7.17%) Tomcat
2 240 (5.46%) JBoss
3 238 (5.42%) Apache
4 179 (4.07%) WebSphere
5 131 (2.98%) CMS
5 131 (2.98%) WebLogic
6 101 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
7 94 (2.14%) IIS
8 79 (1.80%) Apache Spark
9 67 (1.52%) Apache Pig
10 59 (1.34%) Confluence
11 47 (1.07%) nginx
11 47 (1.07%) SharePoint
12 46 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
13 42 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 40 (0.91%) Apache Solr
15 26 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
16 24 (0.55%) WordPress
17 23 (0.52%) Jetty
18 22 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 95 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 32 (0.73%) MS Office
3 14 (0.32%) MS Project
4 12 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.091%) GIMP
6 4 (0.091%) Maple
6 4 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.068%) InDesign
8 2 (0.046%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.046%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.023%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.023%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 71 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 41 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
3 22 (0.50%) Magento
4 20 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 14 (0.32%) SAP CRM
6 12 (0.27%) BASE24
7 11 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.23%) Sentinel
9 9 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
10 8 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
10 8 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
11 7 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
11 7 (0.16%) SAP HCM
12 5 (0.11%) Temenos T24
13 4 (0.091%) Radian6
14 3 (0.068%) Odoo
14 3 (0.068%) SAP HR
14 3 (0.068%) SAP SRM
15 2 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 292 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
2 202 (4.60%) SaaS
3 103 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
4 83 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 64 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
6 44 (1.00%) PaaS
7 38 (0.86%) GitHub
8 35 (0.80%) IaaS
9 24 (0.55%) CloudBees
10 22 (0.50%) Force.com
11 21 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 15 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 14 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (0.20%) Google Play
15 9 (0.20%) OpenShift
16 8 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
17 7 (0.16%) Google Analytics
17 7 (0.16%) Heroku
17 7 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 211 (4.80%) Internet
2 131 (2.98%) HTTP
3 129 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 97 (2.21%) DNS
5 80 (1.82%) Firewall
6 47 (1.07%) SMTP
7 29 (0.66%) LDAP
8 27 (0.61%) SSL
9 21 (0.48%) Wireshark
10 20 (0.46%) Network Security
10 20 (0.46%) VPN
11 19 (0.43%) Intranet
12 17 (0.39%) Wireless
13 16 (0.36%) SNMP
14 15 (0.34%) ATM
14 15 (0.34%) WAN
15 14 (0.32%) HTTPS
15 14 (0.32%) LTE
16 12 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (0.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (11.13%) SQL Server
2 482 (10.97%) MySQL
3 326 (7.42%) Big Data
4 263 (5.98%) NoSQL
5 230 (5.23%) Relational Database
6 228 (5.19%) MongoDB
7 191 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 183 (4.16%) Oracle Database
9 149 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
10 121 (2.75%) DB2
11 98 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 86 (1.96%) Apache Hive
13 85 (1.93%) RDBMS
14 59 (1.34%) HBase
15 55 (1.25%) Redis
16 54 (1.23%) Data Mining
17 31 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 26 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
20 20 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 452 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 418 (9.51%) Jenkins
3 357 (8.12%) Selenium
4 341 (7.76%) Maven
5 303 (6.89%) Subversion
6 288 (6.55%) JIRA
7 261 (5.94%) JUnit
8 233 (5.30%) Eclipse
9 168 (3.82%) Cucumber
10 156 (3.55%) WebDriver
11 154 (3.50%) Ant
12 110 (2.50%) JMeter
13 94 (2.14%) Visual Studio
14 88 (2.00%) Gradle
15 82 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 74 (1.68%) TestNG
17 60 (1.37%) SoapUI
18 55 (1.25%) LoadRunner
18 55 (1.25%) Mockito
19 53 (1.21%) HP UFT
General
1 791 (18.00%) Finance
2 392 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 163 (3.71%) Banking
4 120 (2.73%) Retail
5 92 (2.09%) Publishing
6 84 (1.91%) Games
7 79 (1.80%) Electronics
8 76 (1.73%) Automotive
9 75 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 75 (1.71%) Marketing
10 72 (1.64%) Aerospace
11 62 (1.41%) Financial Institution
12 34 (0.77%) Back Office
13 33 (0.75%) Legal
14 24 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 21 (0.48%) Military
16 20 (0.46%) Advertising
17 16 (0.36%) Billing
18 10 (0.23%) Law
19 5 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2193 (49.90%) Developer
2 1387 (31.56%) Java Developer
3 466 (10.60%) Senior Developer
4 452 (10.28%) Software Engineer
5 359 (8.17%) Software Developer
6 351 (7.99%) Senior Java Developer
7 331 (7.53%) Analyst
8 316 (7.19%) Java Engineer
9 287 (6.53%) Architect
10 250 (5.69%) Graduate
11 237 (5.39%) Java Software Developer
12 192 (4.37%) Java Software Engineer
13 171 (3.89%) Tester
14 165 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
15 160 (3.64%) Development Manager
16 152 (3.46%) C# Developer
17 151 (3.44%) Junior
18 134 (3.05%) .NET Developer
19 133 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
20 131 (2.98%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1164 (26.48%) HTML
2 946 (21.52%) Spring
3 858 (19.52%) Web Services
4 854 (19.43%) CSS
5 680 (15.47%) .NET
6 657 (14.95%) XML
7 556 (12.65%) J2EE
8 464 (10.56%) Hibernate
9 412 (9.37%) jQuery
10 386 (8.78%) SOAP
11 356 (8.10%) REST
12 354 (8.05%) AngularJS
13 349 (7.94%) JSON
14 330 (7.51%) RESTful
15 313 (7.12%) Ajax
16 266 (6.05%) Java EE
17 250 (5.69%) JSP
18 249 (5.67%) HTML5
19 213 (4.85%) JMS
20 190 (4.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 577 (13.13%) Computer Science
2 346 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 192 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
4 143 (3.25%) Mathematics
5 141 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 120 (2.73%) Algorithms
7 106 (2.41%) User Experience
8 98 (2.23%) Physics
9 72 (1.64%) Management Information System
10 63 (1.43%) Mainframe
11 51 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 50 (1.14%) Data Integration
13 41 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 39 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 38 (0.86%) Derivative
16 37 (0.84%) Fintech
16 37 (0.84%) iPad
17 34 (0.77%) Statistics
18 32 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
19 31 (0.71%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1127 (25.64%) Linux
2 681 (15.49%) Windows
3 501 (11.40%) Unix
4 248 (5.64%) Android
5 180 (4.10%) Apple iOS
6 136 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 65 (1.48%) CentOS
8 56 (1.27%) Windows Server
9 51 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 51 (1.16%) VxWorks
10 41 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
11 34 (0.77%) Solaris
12 28 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (0.48%) Debian
15 17 (0.39%) AIX
16 16 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (0.34%) MVS
17 15 (0.34%) Windows NT
18 12 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1914 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 906 (20.61%) Software Engineering
3 652 (14.84%) Scrum
4 645 (14.68%) TDD
5 491 (11.17%) SDLC
6 467 (10.63%) OO
7 437 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
8 335 (7.62%) Mentoring
9 318 (7.24%) DevOps
10 316 (7.19%) BDD
11 310 (7.05%) Multithreading
12 301 (6.85%) SOA
13 300 (6.83%) Unit Testing
14 271 (6.17%) Open Source
15 269 (6.12%) Web Development
16 257 (5.85%) MVC
17 252 (5.73%) OOP
18 250 (5.69%) Test Automation
19 236 (5.37%) Continuous Improvement
20 224 (5.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1400 (31.85%) JavaScript
2 1286 (29.26%) SQL
3 959 (21.82%) C++
4 852 (19.39%) Python
5 848 (19.29%) C#
6 526 (11.97%) C
7 439 (9.99%) PHP
8 327 (7.44%) Ruby
9 325 (7.39%) Perl
10 250 (5.69%) Bash Shell
11 151 (3.44%) PL/SQL
12 133 (3.03%) Scala
13 128 (2.91%) Groovy
14 119 (2.71%) VB
15 89 (2.03%) Shell Script
16 59 (1.34%) COBOL
17 57 (1.30%) R
18 54 (1.23%) Objective-C
19 45 (1.02%) T-SQL
20 44 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 863 (19.64%) Degree
2 268 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 125 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 124 (2.82%) ISTQB
5 120 (2.73%) ISEB
6 77 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 63 (1.43%) PhD
8 47 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 38 (0.86%) CEH
10 34 (0.77%) OSCP
11 32 (0.73%) GIAC
12 31 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 22 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
14 21 (0.48%) CREST Certified
14 21 (0.48%) GPEN
14 21 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
15 20 (0.46%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.39%) Sun Certification
17 16 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (0.30%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (10.13%) QA
2 52 (1.18%) SLA
3 15 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 9 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.16%) SDET
7 5 (0.11%) PA-DSS
8 4 (0.091%) Def Stans
9 2 (0.046%) FIPS 140-2
9 2 (0.046%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.046%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.046%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.023%) COBIT
10 1 (0.023%) EMIR
10 1 (0.023%) HL7
System Software
1 138 (3.14%) Docker
2 125 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (1.11%) HDFS
4 39 (0.89%) Apache Flume
5 36 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.64%) Active Directory
7 26 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 25 (0.57%) VirtualBox
9 22 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 21 (0.48%) vSphere
11 17 (0.39%) Firmware
12 11 (0.25%) KVM
13 8 (0.18%) vCloud
13 8 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.16%) Snort
15 6 (0.14%) GeoWebCache
15 6 (0.14%) iptables
16 5 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
17 4 (0.091%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 143 (3.25%) Puppet
2 118 (2.68%) Ansible
3 102 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (1.84%) Nessus
5 79 (1.80%) Nmap
6 62 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
7 36 (0.82%) Oozie
7 36 (0.82%) OpenVAS
8 26 (0.59%) yum
9 23 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
9 23 (0.52%) Nagios
10 22 (0.50%) Kibana
11 19 (0.43%) Salt
11 19 (0.43%) Terraform
12 18 (0.41%) logstash
13 13 (0.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 12 (0.27%) Packer
14 12 (0.27%) SCCM
15 11 (0.25%) WSUS
16 10 (0.23%) Ambari
Vendors
1 876 (19.93%) Oracle
2 203 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 187 (4.25%) IBM
4 147 (3.34%) VMware
5 146 (3.32%) SAP
6 115 (2.62%) Red Hat
7 79 (1.80%) Sophos
8 68 (1.55%) HP
9 57 (1.30%) Google
10 56 (1.27%) Adobe
10 56 (1.27%) Informatica
11 55 (1.25%) Coverity
12 53 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
13 50 (1.14%) hybris
13 50 (1.14%) Qualys
14 47 (1.07%) Atlassian
15 43 (0.98%) Sybase
16 38 (0.86%) Sun
17 36 (0.82%) Cisco
18 28 (0.64%) Talend
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 21 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £49000 - £57500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Negotiable + package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + parking, cycle to work 25 hols
Posted: Yesterday