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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / South East
Rank 15 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1877 2398 2286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.49% 12.29% 11.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.40% 23.40% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 2046 1951
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
7693 10246 9943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.20% 52.52% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6722 9052 8603
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +12 468 £50,000 -1.96% 77
Hampshire +1 379 £45,000 -4.25% 54
Surrey -5 268 £50,000 - 34
Oxfordshire +2 262 £50,000 -9.09% 47
Buckinghamshire +1 200 £45,000 - 20
West Sussex -9 110 £55,000 +29.41% 7
East Sussex -4 89 £45,000 +9.75% 12
Kent -4 60 £42,500 -8.60% 12
Middlesex 0 17 £42,500 -8.10%
Sussex - 6 £58,750 -
M4 Corridor +7 3 £67,500 -
Thames Valley +5 3 £60,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 1569 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1210 (32.16%) JavaScript
3 1192 (31.69%) SQL
4 1045 (27.78%) HTML
5 966 (25.68%) Linux
6 899 (23.90%) Spring
7 799 (21.24%) Python
8 771 (20.49%) CSS
9 770 (20.47%) Web Services
10 739 (19.64%) Software Engineering
11 681 (18.10%) C++
12 676 (17.97%) Oracle
13 647 (17.20%) C#
14 636 (16.91%) Degree
15 564 (14.99%) XML
16 548 (14.57%) .NET
17 547 (14.54%) J2EE
18 516 (13.72%) Scrum
19 515 (13.69%) Finance
20 489 (13.00%) TDD
21 480 (12.76%) Unix
22 461 (12.25%) Windows
23 447 (11.88%) Hibernate
24 429 (11.40%) OO
25 428 (11.38%) Computer Science
26 412 (10.95%) PHP
27 403 (10.71%) MySQL
28 395 (10.50%) Git (software)
29 381 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
30 369 (9.81%) AngularJS

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
1 300 (7.97%) Tomcat
2 261 (6.94%) JBoss
3 196 (5.21%) Apache
4 158 (4.20%) WebSphere
5 122 (3.24%) CMS
6 117 (3.11%) WebLogic
7 88 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
8 83 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 73 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 67 (1.78%) IIS
11 62 (1.65%) GlassFish
12 54 (1.44%) Apache Spark
12 54 (1.44%) OpenStack
13 50 (1.33%) Confluence
14 49 (1.30%) Apache Solr
15 42 (1.12%) SharePoint
16 29 (0.77%) nginx
17 25 (0.66%) WordPress
18 23 (0.61%) Apache Pig
18 23 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 86 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.43%) MS Office
3 13 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
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
8 2 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.027%) InDesign
9 1 (0.027%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.027%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.027%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 35 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
1 35 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
3 20 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
4 16 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 12 (0.32%) SAP hybris
6 10 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.24%) Sentinel
8 8 (0.21%) Magento
9 6 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.13%) BusinessWare
10 5 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.13%) Teamcenter
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle BRM
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 295 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (4.23%) SaaS
3 125 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
5 51 (1.36%) GitHub
6 36 (0.96%) IaaS
7 30 (0.80%) PaaS
8 29 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.40%) Google App Engine
12 12 (0.32%) Google Play
12 12 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
14 9 (0.24%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.19%) Oracle CX
15 7 (0.19%) SoftLayer
16 6 (0.16%) Heroku
16 6 (0.16%) OpenShift
17 5 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 167 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 151 (4.01%) Internet
3 149 (3.96%) HTTP
4 108 (2.87%) DNS
5 66 (1.75%) Firewall
6 57 (1.52%) SSL
7 40 (1.06%) SMTP
8 26 (0.69%) LDAP
8 26 (0.69%) Network Security
9 23 (0.61%) FTP
9 23 (0.61%) Wireshark
10 19 (0.51%) ATM
11 18 (0.48%) VoIP
12 17 (0.45%) WAN
13 16 (0.43%) VPN
14 15 (0.40%) LAN
14 15 (0.40%) LTE
14 15 (0.40%) SAN
15 14 (0.37%) BGP
15 14 (0.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (10.71%) MySQL
2 360 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 297 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 259 (6.88%) Big Data
5 202 (5.37%) MongoDB
6 179 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 177 (4.70%) Hadoop
8 137 (3.64%) Oracle Database
9 114 (3.03%) DB2
10 80 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 76 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (1.59%) Redis
13 47 (1.25%) HBase
14 45 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 36 (0.96%) Apache Hive
16 32 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (0.80%) MariaDB
18 28 (0.74%) Data Mining
19 20 (0.53%) Hazelcast
20 18 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 395 (10.50%) Git (software)
2 356 (9.46%) Jenkins
3 331 (8.80%) Selenium
4 295 (7.84%) Maven
5 209 (5.56%) JIRA
6 196 (5.21%) Subversion
7 188 (5.00%) JUnit
8 156 (4.15%) Eclipse
9 137 (3.64%) Cucumber
10 129 (3.43%) Ant
11 109 (2.90%) WebDriver
12 85 (2.26%) Gradle
13 82 (2.18%) JMeter
14 73 (1.94%) Visual Studio
15 70 (1.86%) TestNG
16 69 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 51 (1.36%) Mockito
18 48 (1.28%) IntelliJ
18 48 (1.28%) Vagrant
19 44 (1.17%) SoapUI
General
1 515 (13.69%) Finance
2 266 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 129 (3.43%) Banking
4 86 (2.29%) Retail
5 80 (2.13%) Marketing
6 78 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 70 (1.86%) Advertising
8 66 (1.75%) Publishing
9 44 (1.17%) Electronics
10 41 (1.09%) Games
11 39 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 38 (1.01%) Legal
13 23 (0.61%) Automotive
13 23 (0.61%) Back Office
13 23 (0.61%) Military
14 16 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.24%) Billing
16 8 (0.21%) German Language
17 7 (0.19%) French Language
18 6 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1949 (51.81%) Developer
2 1211 (32.19%) Java Developer
3 430 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 407 (10.82%) Software Engineer
5 361 (9.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 288 (7.66%) Software Developer
7 270 (7.18%) Java Engineer
8 241 (6.41%) Analyst
9 195 (5.18%) Architect
10 181 (4.81%) Graduate
11 168 (4.47%) Java Software Developer
12 147 (3.91%) Java Software Engineer
13 137 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
14 125 (3.32%) Consultant
15 111 (2.95%) C# Developer
15 111 (2.95%) Junior
15 111 (2.95%) Tester
16 108 (2.87%) Linux Engineer
17 107 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
18 98 (2.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1045 (27.78%) HTML
2 899 (23.90%) Spring
3 771 (20.49%) CSS
4 770 (20.47%) Web Services
5 564 (14.99%) XML
6 548 (14.57%) .NET
7 547 (14.54%) J2EE
8 447 (11.88%) Hibernate
9 369 (9.81%) AngularJS
10 355 (9.44%) SOAP
11 317 (8.43%) REST
12 284 (7.55%) RESTful
13 274 (7.28%) jQuery
14 270 (7.18%) Ajax
15 257 (6.83%) JSON
16 225 (5.98%) Java EE
17 210 (5.58%) HTML5
18 195 (5.18%) JMS
19 194 (5.16%) JSP
20 186 (4.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 428 (11.38%) Computer Science
2 233 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 141 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 125 (3.32%) User Experience
5 106 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 95 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
7 81 (2.15%) Physics
8 66 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 48 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 45 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 41 (1.09%) Data Integration
12 35 (0.93%) Mainframe
13 34 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 27 (0.72%) Replication
15 26 (0.69%) Derivative
16 25 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 25 (0.66%) Data Centre
16 25 (0.66%) Fintech
17 23 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
17 23 (0.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 966 (25.68%) Linux
2 480 (12.76%) Unix
3 461 (12.25%) Windows
4 233 (6.19%) Android
5 148 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 99 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 75 (1.99%) CentOS
8 58 (1.54%) Windows Server
9 35 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (0.80%) VxWorks
11 28 (0.74%) Ubuntu
12 25 (0.66%) Solaris
13 22 (0.58%) Debian
14 19 (0.51%) Mac OS
15 17 (0.45%) Fedora
15 17 (0.45%) FreeBSD
16 12 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (0.21%) AIX
18 8 (0.21%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1569 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
2 739 (19.64%) Software Engineering
3 516 (13.72%) Scrum
4 489 (13.00%) TDD
5 429 (11.40%) OO
6 381 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
7 346 (9.20%) Web Development
8 311 (8.27%) SDLC
9 287 (7.63%) DevOps
10 276 (7.34%) MVC
11 257 (6.83%) Open Source
12 253 (6.73%) Unit Testing
13 227 (6.03%) BDD
14 225 (5.98%) Mentoring
15 223 (5.93%) SOA
16 209 (5.56%) E-Commerce
17 181 (4.81%) Test Automation
18 169 (4.49%) Automated Testing
19 167 (4.44%) UML
20 157 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1210 (32.16%) JavaScript
2 1192 (31.69%) SQL
3 799 (21.24%) Python
4 681 (18.10%) C++
5 647 (17.20%) C#
6 412 (10.95%) PHP
7 367 (9.76%) C
8 321 (8.53%) Ruby
9 247 (6.57%) Perl
10 213 (5.66%) Bash Shell
11 155 (4.12%) Scala
12 131 (3.48%) PL/SQL
13 118 (3.14%) Shell Script
14 91 (2.42%) Groovy
15 90 (2.39%) PowerShell
16 80 (2.13%) VB
17 55 (1.46%) VB.NET
18 49 (1.30%) Objective-C
18 49 (1.30%) T-SQL
19 38 (1.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 636 (16.91%) Degree
2 194 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 83 (2.21%) ISTQB
3 83 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 71 (1.89%) ISEB
5 51 (1.36%) DV Cleared
6 33 (0.88%) PhD
7 28 (0.74%) CEH
8 27 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 19 (0.51%) OSCP
10 18 (0.48%) GIAC
10 18 (0.48%) PMI Certification
11 17 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 15 (0.40%) CISSP
13 14 (0.37%) GPEN
14 8 (0.21%) CCNA
14 8 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.21%) GCIA
14 8 (0.21%) Sun Certification
15 7 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (6.19%) QA
2 39 (1.04%) SLA
3 20 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.40%) SDET
5 9 (0.24%) PA-DSS
6 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.080%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.053%) HL7
9 2 (0.053%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 1 (0.027%) EMIR
10 1 (0.027%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.027%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 135 (3.59%) Docker
2 93 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 35 (0.93%) HDFS
5 27 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 19 (0.51%) vSphere
8 15 (0.40%) vCloud
9 13 (0.35%) Apache Flume
9 13 (0.35%) XenServer
10 12 (0.32%) Firmware
11 11 (0.29%) KVM
12 10 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (0.21%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.16%) Kamailio
15 5 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
16 4 (0.11%) VMware ESX
17 3 (0.080%) iptables
17 3 (0.080%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 154 (4.09%) Puppet
2 96 (2.55%) Ansible
3 87 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (1.59%) Nessus
4 60 (1.59%) Nmap
5 40 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
6 30 (0.80%) OpenVAS
7 20 (0.53%) Kubernetes
8 19 (0.51%) Grafana
9 18 (0.48%) Nagios
10 17 (0.45%) Salt
11 14 (0.37%) Oozie
12 12 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
12 12 (0.32%) Kibana
13 11 (0.29%) Terraform
14 10 (0.27%) Graphite
15 8 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
15 8 (0.21%) Perfmon
16 7 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
16 7 (0.19%) yum
Vendors
1 676 (17.97%) Oracle
2 239 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 125 (3.32%) VMware
4 120 (3.19%) IBM
4 120 (3.19%) SAP
5 99 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 73 (1.94%) HP
7 61 (1.62%) Google
8 47 (1.25%) Citrix
9 38 (1.01%) Sophos
10 37 (0.98%) Cisco
11 35 (0.93%) Adobe
11 35 (0.93%) Qualys
12 34 (0.90%) hybris
13 29 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
14 28 (0.74%) Atlassian
15 27 (0.72%) Talend
16 26 (0.69%) Sun
17 23 (0.61%) Coverity
18 19 (0.51%) Apple
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Up to £40k +bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + pension, bonus etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000 + package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good
Posted: 19 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 -65k + many outstanding benef
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £42299 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £49000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago