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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2319 2460 2695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.09% 11.57% 11.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.55% 23.84% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 2127 2305
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 £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
9847 10320 11536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.33% 48.52% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8750 8835 9954
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +6 584 £55,000 - 60
Surrey -3 496 £50,000 -4.76% 41
Hampshire +7 357 £45,000 +9.75% 46
Oxfordshire +8 256 £54,000 +35.00% 56
West Sussex -1 254 £47,500 +16.56% 20
Buckinghamshire +6 189 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Kent -6 92 £40,000 -11.11% 14
East Sussex -17 76 £37,500 -21.87% 14
Middlesex -7 22 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2118 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1637 (34.68%) JavaScript
3 1586 (33.60%) SQL
4 1388 (29.41%) HTML
5 1215 (25.74%) Linux
6 1109 (23.50%) Spring
7 1093 (23.16%) CSS
8 1083 (22.94%) Web Services
9 999 (21.17%) Oracle
10 995 (21.08%) Degree
11 904 (19.15%) Software Engineering
12 903 (19.13%) C#
13 901 (19.09%) C++
14 875 (18.54%) XML
15 861 (18.24%) Finance
16 767 (16.25%) Windows
17 726 (15.38%) Python
18 720 (15.25%) Computer Science
19 717 (15.19%) J2EE
20 696 (14.75%) .NET
21 657 (13.92%) TDD
22 627 (13.28%) SQL Server
23 626 (13.26%) Scrum
24 594 (12.58%) OO
25 580 (12.29%) Hibernate
26 562 (11.91%) jQuery
27 538 (11.40%) Git (software)
28 526 (11.14%) QA
29 521 (11.04%) SDLC
30 507 (10.74%) 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
1 377 (7.99%) Tomcat
2 328 (6.95%) JBoss
3 276 (5.85%) Apache
4 271 (5.74%) WebSphere
5 179 (3.79%) Node.js
6 142 (3.01%) WebLogic
7 117 (2.48%) CMS
8 116 (2.46%) IIS
9 94 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
10 72 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
11 54 (1.14%) nginx
12 49 (1.04%) Apache Spark
13 47 (1.00%) SharePoint
14 44 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
15 40 (0.85%) Apache Solr
15 40 (0.85%) WordPress
16 39 (0.83%) Confluence
17 36 (0.76%) Jetty
17 36 (0.76%) OpenStack
18 35 (0.74%) Mule
Applications
1 197 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 40 (0.85%) MS Office
3 22 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.42%) GIMP
4 20 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.25%) MS Project
7 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.13%) Maple
7 6 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.085%) SPSS
9 3 (0.064%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.021%) Mingle
10 1 (0.021%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.021%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 57 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (0.47%) Magento
3 21 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
4 20 (0.42%) SAP HCM
5 17 (0.36%) BASE24
5 17 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.25%) BusinessWare
7 11 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 7 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.064%) Odoo
11 3 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.064%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.064%) SAP GRC
11 3 (0.064%) SAP HR
11 3 (0.064%) SAP Payroll
11 3 (0.064%) SAP SRM
12 2 (0.042%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 259 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 180 (3.81%) SaaS
3 98 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 48 (1.02%) PaaS
6 44 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 36 (0.76%) CloudBees
8 35 (0.74%) GitHub
9 27 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 24 (0.51%) Bluemix
11 21 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 20 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 20 (0.42%) Force.com
13 19 (0.40%) IaaS
14 15 (0.32%) OpenShift
15 14 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
15 14 (0.30%) Sage Pay
16 10 (0.21%) Office 365
17 9 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
18 7 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 161 (3.41%) Internet
2 145 (3.07%) HTTP
3 125 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 85 (1.80%) Firewall
5 50 (1.06%) DNS
6 40 (0.85%) SSL
7 33 (0.70%) SAN
8 28 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
9 27 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (0.57%) WAN
10 26 (0.55%) Wireless
11 25 (0.53%) ATM
12 19 (0.40%) Intranet
13 17 (0.36%) LAN
14 16 (0.34%) Network Security
15 14 (0.30%) LDAP
15 14 (0.30%) SMTP
16 13 (0.28%) IPv4
16 13 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 627 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 507 (10.74%) MySQL
3 326 (6.91%) Big Data
4 317 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 254 (5.38%) NoSQL
6 235 (4.98%) Oracle Database
7 187 (3.96%) MongoDB
8 183 (3.88%) RDBMS
9 159 (3.37%) Hadoop
10 152 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
11 114 (2.42%) DB2
12 81 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 68 (1.44%) Data Mining
14 62 (1.31%) HBase
15 48 (1.02%) Apache Hive
16 46 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 44 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
18 41 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
19 40 (0.85%) SQLite
20 29 (0.61%) GIS
Development Applications
1 538 (11.40%) Git (software)
2 384 (8.14%) JUnit
3 377 (7.99%) Eclipse
4 374 (7.92%) Jenkins
5 372 (7.88%) Subversion
6 337 (7.14%) Maven
7 264 (5.59%) Selenium
8 255 (5.40%) JIRA
9 142 (3.01%) Ant
10 108 (2.29%) Cucumber
11 102 (2.16%) WebDriver
12 89 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 89 (1.89%) Visual Studio
13 87 (1.84%) TestNG
14 75 (1.59%) Gradle
15 70 (1.48%) Mockito
16 64 (1.36%) HP UFT
17 60 (1.27%) Bugzilla
18 58 (1.23%) SoapUI
19 56 (1.19%) JMeter
General
1 861 (18.24%) Finance
2 288 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 178 (3.77%) Retail
4 148 (3.14%) Banking
5 103 (2.18%) Games
6 102 (2.16%) Marketing
7 93 (1.97%) Electronics
8 81 (1.72%) Publishing
9 80 (1.69%) Manufacturing
10 45 (0.95%) Legal
11 40 (0.85%) Automotive
12 39 (0.83%) Front Office
13 35 (0.74%) Advertising
13 35 (0.74%) Aerospace
14 33 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
15 29 (0.61%) Financial Institution
16 21 (0.44%) Military
17 19 (0.40%) Billing
18 15 (0.32%) Local Government
19 9 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 2459 (52.10%) Developer
2 1572 (33.31%) Java Developer
3 596 (12.63%) Senior Developer
4 495 (10.49%) Software Engineer
5 469 (9.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 335 (7.10%) Java Engineer
7 316 (6.69%) Analyst
8 295 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 293 (6.21%) Architect
10 250 (5.30%) Graduate
11 223 (4.72%) Java Software Engineer
12 204 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 170 (3.60%) Junior
14 168 (3.56%) C# Developer
15 161 (3.41%) Graduate Developer
16 155 (3.28%) Agile Developer
16 155 (3.28%) Android Developer
16 155 (3.28%) Java Software Developer
17 154 (3.26%) Development Manager
18 150 (3.18%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1388 (29.41%) HTML
2 1109 (23.50%) Spring
3 1093 (23.16%) CSS
4 1083 (22.94%) Web Services
5 875 (18.54%) XML
6 717 (15.19%) J2EE
7 696 (14.75%) .NET
8 580 (12.29%) Hibernate
9 562 (11.91%) jQuery
10 477 (10.11%) JSP
11 452 (9.58%) JSON
12 407 (8.62%) REST
13 404 (8.56%) SOAP
14 390 (8.26%) Ajax
15 362 (7.67%) RESTful
16 337 (7.14%) AngularJS
17 333 (7.06%) HTML5
18 321 (6.80%) Java EE
19 227 (4.81%) Servlets
20 217 (4.60%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 720 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 388 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 206 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
4 196 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 180 (3.81%) Mathematics
6 147 (3.11%) User Experience
7 139 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 100 (2.12%) Management Information System
9 94 (1.99%) Physics
10 75 (1.59%) Mainframe
11 55 (1.17%) Data Structures
12 54 (1.14%) Data Integration
13 51 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
14 48 (1.02%) Client/Server
14 48 (1.02%) Visualisation
15 47 (1.00%) Social Media
16 43 (0.91%) Clustering
17 39 (0.83%) iPad
18 36 (0.76%) Cybercrime
19 34 (0.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1215 (25.74%) Linux
2 767 (16.25%) Windows
3 492 (10.42%) Unix
4 365 (7.73%) Android
5 285 (6.04%) Apple iOS
6 118 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 90 (1.91%) CentOS
8 63 (1.33%) Windows Server
9 56 (1.19%) AIX
10 46 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 39 (0.83%) VxWorks
12 34 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
13 29 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 29 (0.61%) Solaris
14 25 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
16 18 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
18 13 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
19 11 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2118 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 904 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 657 (13.92%) TDD
4 626 (13.26%) Scrum
5 594 (12.58%) OO
6 521 (11.04%) SDLC
7 481 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
8 376 (7.97%) Web Development
9 375 (7.94%) Unit Testing
10 328 (6.95%) E-Commerce
11 317 (6.72%) MVC
12 313 (6.63%) SOA
13 309 (6.55%) UML
14 294 (6.23%) Open Source
15 281 (5.95%) BDD
15 281 (5.95%) Multithreading
16 273 (5.78%) Mentoring
17 256 (5.42%) Project Management
18 238 (5.04%) DevOps
19 236 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1637 (34.68%) JavaScript
2 1586 (33.60%) SQL
3 903 (19.13%) C#
4 901 (19.09%) C++
5 726 (15.38%) Python
6 450 (9.53%) C
7 391 (8.28%) PHP
8 387 (8.20%) Ruby
9 296 (6.27%) Perl
10 210 (4.45%) PL/SQL
11 195 (4.13%) Bash Shell
12 162 (3.43%) Scala
13 103 (2.18%) Shell Script
14 98 (2.08%) Objective-C
15 96 (2.03%) VB
16 86 (1.82%) Groovy
17 76 (1.61%) PowerShell
18 67 (1.42%) VB.NET
19 58 (1.23%) R
20 55 (1.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 995 (21.08%) Degree
2 275 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 152 (3.22%) SC Cleared
4 92 (1.95%) ISTQB
5 78 (1.65%) DV Cleared
6 76 (1.61%) ISEB
7 51 (1.08%) PhD
8 34 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 34 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
9 33 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (0.55%) PMI Certification
11 25 (0.53%) CREST Certified
12 23 (0.49%) CEH
13 22 (0.47%) Sun Certification
14 21 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (0.40%) OCPJP
15 19 (0.40%) OSCP
16 17 (0.36%) GIAC
17 16 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (0.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 526 (11.14%) QA
2 37 (0.78%) SLA
3 17 (0.36%) SDET
4 15 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 14 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 7816
7 8 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.13%) Def Stans
8 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.13%) SSAE 16
9 4 (0.085%) PA-DSS
9 4 (0.085%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.042%) FIPS 140-2
10 2 (0.042%) HL7
11 1 (0.021%) COBIT
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.021%) SAS 70
System Software
1 88 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (1.82%) Docker
3 55 (1.17%) HDFS
4 35 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 35 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 32 (0.68%) vSphere
6 31 (0.66%) VirtualBox
7 27 (0.57%) Hyper-V
8 19 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 16 (0.34%) Apache Flume
9 16 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (0.32%) Firmware
11 13 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.21%) KVM
13 6 (0.13%) Postfix
13 6 (0.13%) Snort
14 4 (0.085%) Xen
15 2 (0.042%) Shibboleth
15 2 (0.042%) Time Sharing Option
16 1 (0.021%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 121 (2.56%) Puppet
2 96 (2.03%) Ansible
3 83 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (1.12%) Nessus
5 52 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
6 49 (1.04%) Nmap
7 31 (0.66%) SCCM
8 28 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 28 (0.59%) WSUS
9 20 (0.42%) Salt
10 19 (0.40%) OpenVAS
11 16 (0.34%) Nagios
12 15 (0.32%) Oozie
13 14 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
14 13 (0.28%) Kibana
15 10 (0.21%) Ambari
15 10 (0.21%) Data Guard
16 9 (0.19%) logstash
17 8 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
17 8 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 999 (21.17%) Oracle
2 243 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 208 (4.41%) IBM
4 166 (3.52%) SAP
5 122 (2.58%) Red Hat
6 115 (2.44%) VMware
7 110 (2.33%) Google
8 94 (1.99%) hybris
9 78 (1.65%) Adobe
10 71 (1.50%) Sophos
11 66 (1.40%) HP
12 64 (1.36%) Cisco
13 57 (1.21%) Informatica
14 50 (1.06%) Qualys
14 50 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
15 46 (0.97%) Sun
16 44 (0.93%) Atlassian
16 44 (0.93%) webMethods
17 36 (0.76%) Ab Initio
18 33 (0.70%) Xamarin
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits + Train
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable on skills
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GDOC UK
Salary: competitive + billable bonus, pension, private medical & profit share
Posted: 10 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000.00 per annum + Paid Training, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits Package & Flexi
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £50,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum, Benefits DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £70,000 DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago