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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2212 2259 2477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.00% 10.82% 11.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.16% 22.40% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1958 2116
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 £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
9981 10084 10956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 54.15% 48.31% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8948 8658 9455
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 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +5 515 £50,000 - 61
Surrey +4 508 £50,000 - 59
Oxfordshire +8 385 £55,000 +41.02% 46
Hampshire -3 291 £45,000 +1.46% 51
West Sussex +2 189 £47,500 +18.75% 12
East Sussex -7 149 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Buckinghamshire -17 98 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Kent -32 36 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Middlesex +2 19 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2002 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1474 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 1392 (30.35%) SQL
4 1240 (27.04%) HTML
5 1169 (25.49%) Linux
6 1013 (22.09%) Spring
7 991 (21.61%) C++
8 957 (20.87%) CSS
9 946 (20.63%) Software Engineering
10 939 (20.48%) Degree
11 934 (20.37%) Oracle
12 900 (19.62%) Web Services
13 859 (18.73%) C#
14 836 (18.23%) Finance
15 790 (17.23%) Python
16 744 (16.22%) XML
17 733 (15.98%) Windows
18 694 (15.13%) .NET
19 659 (14.37%) TDD
20 646 (14.09%) Scrum
21 632 (13.78%) Computer Science
22 612 (13.34%) J2EE
23 550 (11.99%) SQL Server
24 512 (11.16%) Hibernate
25 508 (11.08%) C
26 503 (10.97%) SDLC
27 498 (10.86%) Unix
28 492 (10.73%) MySQL
29 490 (10.68%) OO
30 487 (10.62%) 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
1 325 (7.09%) Tomcat
2 276 (6.02%) JBoss
3 246 (5.36%) Apache
4 211 (4.60%) WebSphere
5 145 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 128 (2.79%) CMS
7 99 (2.16%) IIS
8 97 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
9 81 (1.77%) Apache Spark
10 63 (1.37%) Apache Pig
11 58 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 54 (1.18%) SharePoint
13 51 (1.11%) Confluence
14 42 (0.92%) nginx
15 41 (0.89%) OpenStack
16 38 (0.83%) Apache Solr
17 35 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
18 32 (0.70%) WordPress
19 28 (0.61%) SAS
20 23 (0.50%) Mule
Applications
1 112 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 40 (0.87%) MS Office
3 15 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.31%) MS Project
4 14 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.15%) GIMP
5 7 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.13%) Maple
7 3 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.044%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.044%) InDesign
8 2 (0.044%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.022%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 74 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
3 29 (0.63%) Magento
4 19 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.37%) BASE24
6 14 (0.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 12 (0.26%) SAP HCM
8 11 (0.24%) SAP CRM
9 9 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
9 9 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
9 9 (0.20%) Sentinel
10 8 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
12 6 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
12 6 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
13 5 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.11%) Temenos T24
14 4 (0.087%) Radian6
15 3 (0.065%) Odoo
15 3 (0.065%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 275 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 185 (4.03%) SaaS
3 110 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
4 70 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 61 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 56 (1.22%) PaaS
7 44 (0.96%) GitHub
8 36 (0.78%) CloudBees
9 26 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 25 (0.55%) Force.com
11 22 (0.48%) IaaS
12 20 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 19 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 13 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (0.24%) Bluemix
15 11 (0.24%) Google Play
16 9 (0.20%) Heroku
16 9 (0.20%) Sage Pay
17 8 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
18 7 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 204 (4.45%) Internet
2 134 (2.92%) HTTP
3 126 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 77 (1.68%) DNS
5 75 (1.64%) Firewall
6 39 (0.85%) SMTP
7 31 (0.68%) SSL
8 26 (0.57%) LDAP
9 22 (0.48%) Intranet
10 20 (0.44%) Network Security
11 19 (0.41%) ATM
11 19 (0.41%) SAN
11 19 (0.41%) WAN
11 19 (0.41%) Wireless
12 18 (0.39%) VPN
13 17 (0.37%) SNMP
14 16 (0.35%) LAN
15 14 (0.31%) Wireshark
16 12 (0.26%) HTTPS
16 12 (0.26%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (11.99%) SQL Server
2 492 (10.73%) MySQL
3 346 (7.54%) Big Data
4 255 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 252 (5.49%) Relational Database
6 206 (4.49%) Hadoop
7 194 (4.23%) MongoDB
8 190 (4.14%) Oracle Database
9 164 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
10 122 (2.66%) DB2
11 116 (2.53%) RDBMS
12 93 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 89 (1.94%) Apache Hive
14 72 (1.57%) HBase
15 62 (1.35%) Data Mining
16 43 (0.94%) Redis
17 42 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 30 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 487 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 418 (9.11%) Jenkins
3 361 (7.87%) Maven
4 345 (7.52%) Subversion
5 320 (6.98%) Selenium
6 318 (6.93%) JUnit
7 299 (6.52%) Eclipse
8 289 (6.30%) JIRA
9 156 (3.40%) Ant
10 152 (3.31%) Cucumber
11 143 (3.12%) WebDriver
12 98 (2.14%) JMeter
13 92 (2.01%) Gradle
14 85 (1.85%) Visual Studio
15 81 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 79 (1.72%) TestNG
17 64 (1.40%) SoapUI
18 59 (1.29%) Bugzilla
19 56 (1.22%) Mockito
20 55 (1.20%) HP UFT
General
1 836 (18.23%) Finance
2 376 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 180 (3.92%) Banking
4 159 (3.47%) Retail
5 97 (2.12%) Electronics
6 95 (2.07%) Publishing
7 94 (2.05%) Games
8 89 (1.94%) Marketing
9 83 (1.81%) Manufacturing
10 80 (1.74%) Automotive
11 72 (1.57%) Aerospace
12 44 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 37 (0.81%) Legal
14 25 (0.55%) Back Office
14 25 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 22 (0.48%) Billing
15 22 (0.48%) Military
16 17 (0.37%) Advertising
17 10 (0.22%) Law
18 9 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2342 (51.07%) Developer
2 1493 (32.56%) Java Developer
3 529 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 482 (10.51%) Software Engineer
5 410 (8.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 363 (7.92%) Software Developer
7 346 (7.54%) Java Engineer
8 336 (7.33%) Analyst
9 277 (6.04%) Architect
10 268 (5.84%) Graduate
11 219 (4.78%) Java Software Engineer
12 214 (4.67%) Java Software Developer
13 182 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
14 169 (3.69%) Tester
15 158 (3.45%) C# Developer
16 157 (3.42%) Development Manager
17 156 (3.40%) Junior
18 146 (3.18%) .NET Developer
19 143 (3.12%) Graduate Developer
20 139 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1240 (27.04%) HTML
2 1013 (22.09%) Spring
3 957 (20.87%) CSS
4 900 (19.62%) Web Services
5 744 (16.22%) XML
6 694 (15.13%) .NET
7 612 (13.34%) J2EE
8 512 (11.16%) Hibernate
9 468 (10.20%) jQuery
10 393 (8.57%) JSON
11 385 (8.40%) SOAP
12 366 (7.98%) REST
13 342 (7.46%) AngularJS
14 331 (7.22%) RESTful
15 330 (7.20%) JSP
16 329 (7.17%) Ajax
17 281 (6.13%) Java EE
18 258 (5.63%) HTML5
19 219 (4.78%) JMS
20 188 (4.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 632 (13.78%) Computer Science
2 353 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
3 215 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 169 (3.69%) Mathematics
5 151 (3.29%) Mobile App
6 143 (3.12%) Algorithms
7 118 (2.57%) User Experience
8 107 (2.33%) Physics
9 80 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 66 (1.44%) Mainframe
11 58 (1.26%) Data Integration
12 56 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
13 51 (1.11%) Client/Server
14 50 (1.09%) iPad
15 45 (0.98%) Visualisation
16 35 (0.76%) Statistics
17 33 (0.72%) Cybercrime
17 33 (0.72%) Fintech
17 33 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 30 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1169 (25.49%) Linux
2 733 (15.98%) Windows
3 498 (10.86%) Unix
4 264 (5.76%) Android
5 203 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 133 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 76 (1.66%) CentOS
8 65 (1.42%) Windows Server
9 57 (1.24%) Ubuntu
10 50 (1.09%) VxWorks
11 44 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
12 39 (0.85%) Solaris
13 28 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (0.50%) AIX
16 17 (0.37%) Debian
17 15 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
17 15 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.33%) MVS
18 14 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2002 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
2 946 (20.63%) Software Engineering
3 659 (14.37%) TDD
4 646 (14.09%) Scrum
5 503 (10.97%) SDLC
6 490 (10.68%) OO
7 458 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
8 330 (7.20%) Unit Testing
9 329 (7.17%) Web Development
10 324 (7.06%) Mentoring
11 322 (7.02%) Multithreading
12 320 (6.98%) SOA
13 311 (6.78%) BDD
14 292 (6.37%) DevOps
15 288 (6.28%) MVC
16 268 (5.84%) OOP
17 266 (5.80%) E-Commerce
18 265 (5.78%) UML
19 259 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
19 259 (5.65%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1474 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 1392 (30.35%) SQL
3 991 (21.61%) C++
4 859 (18.73%) C#
5 790 (17.23%) Python
6 508 (11.08%) C
7 426 (9.29%) PHP
8 318 (6.93%) Ruby
9 303 (6.61%) Perl
10 239 (5.21%) Bash Shell
11 175 (3.82%) PL/SQL
12 147 (3.21%) Scala
13 118 (2.57%) Groovy
14 110 (2.40%) VB
15 103 (2.25%) Shell Script
16 65 (1.42%) R
17 64 (1.40%) Objective-C
18 55 (1.20%) T-SQL
19 51 (1.11%) VB.NET
20 50 (1.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 939 (20.48%) Degree
2 289 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 138 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 122 (2.66%) ISTQB
5 116 (2.53%) ISEB
6 73 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 61 (1.33%) PhD
8 39 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 35 (0.76%) CEH
10 32 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
11 30 (0.65%) OSCP
12 28 (0.61%) GIAC
13 26 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 22 (0.48%) CREST Certified
15 20 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (0.41%) Sun Certification
17 17 (0.37%) GPEN
17 17 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (0.37%) OCPJP
18 15 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 484 (10.55%) QA
2 56 (1.22%) SLA
3 14 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.17%) SDET
6 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.11%) Def Stans
8 3 (0.065%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.065%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.044%) FIPS 140-2
9 2 (0.044%) HL7
9 2 (0.044%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.044%) ISO13485
9 2 (0.044%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.022%) COBIT
10 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.022%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.022%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 128 (2.79%) Docker
2 108 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.31%) HDFS
4 39 (0.85%) Apache Flume
5 30 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 30 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.61%) VirtualBox
7 27 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 23 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 20 (0.44%) vSphere
10 17 (0.37%) Firmware
11 10 (0.22%) KVM
11 10 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (0.17%) GeoWebCache
13 6 (0.13%) Snort
14 5 (0.11%) iptables
14 5 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.065%) Postfix
17 2 (0.044%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 133 (2.90%) Puppet
2 126 (2.75%) Ansible
3 99 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 77 (1.68%) Nessus
5 74 (1.61%) Nmap
6 53 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
7 34 (0.74%) Oozie
8 30 (0.65%) OpenVAS
9 23 (0.50%) Salt
10 22 (0.48%) Nagios
11 21 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
12 20 (0.44%) yum
13 19 (0.41%) Kibana
13 19 (0.41%) logstash
14 18 (0.39%) Terraform
15 11 (0.24%) Packer
16 10 (0.22%) Ambari
16 10 (0.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 10 (0.22%) SCCM
17 9 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 934 (20.37%) Oracle
2 219 (4.78%) Microsoft
3 198 (4.32%) IBM
4 146 (3.18%) SAP
5 133 (2.90%) VMware
6 111 (2.42%) Red Hat
7 84 (1.83%) Sophos
8 72 (1.57%) hybris
8 72 (1.57%) Informatica
9 70 (1.53%) Adobe
10 69 (1.50%) Google
11 63 (1.37%) HP
12 59 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
13 47 (1.02%) Atlassian
13 47 (1.02%) Coverity
14 42 (0.92%) Qualys
15 41 (0.89%) Sun
16 32 (0.70%) Cisco
16 32 (0.70%) Sybase
17 29 (0.63%) ATG
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45- 55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Overtime and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Freshtechit
Salary: COLDFUSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus huge bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago