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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 2175 2435 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.93% 11.52% 11.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.83% 23.50% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 2120 2305
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,575 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +4.88%
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
9526 10361 11550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.25% 49.01% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8480 8887 10066
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 £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +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 29 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 29 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 +5 510 £52,500 -4.54% 72
Surrey -2 467 £50,000 - 70
Hampshire +7 343 £45,000 +5.88% 41
Oxfordshire +9 324 £55,000 +37.50% 34
West Sussex -2 227 £47,500 +7.95% 10
Buckinghamshire -8 134 £45,000 +5.88% 25
East Sussex -20 83 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Kent -17 65 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Middlesex -5 25 £52,500 +5.00%
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 2008 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1555 (34.18%) JavaScript
3 1479 (32.51%) SQL
4 1330 (29.23%) HTML
5 1145 (25.16%) Linux
6 1038 (22.81%) CSS
7 1034 (22.73%) Spring
8 992 (21.80%) Web Services
9 963 (21.16%) Oracle
10 961 (21.12%) Degree
11 909 (19.98%) Software Engineering
12 896 (19.69%) C++
13 868 (19.08%) C#
14 832 (18.29%) Finance
15 830 (18.24%) XML
16 762 (16.75%) Windows
17 714 (15.69%) Python
18 678 (14.90%) .NET
19 665 (14.62%) Computer Science
20 652 (14.33%) J2EE
21 598 (13.14%) SQL Server
22 579 (12.73%) TDD
23 574 (12.62%) Scrum
24 551 (12.11%) OO
25 542 (11.91%) Hibernate
26 536 (11.78%) jQuery
27 508 (11.16%) Git (software)
28 504 (11.08%) SDLC
29 497 (10.92%) QA
30 468 (10.29%) 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
1 340 (7.47%) Tomcat
2 288 (6.33%) JBoss
3 252 (5.54%) Apache
4 239 (5.25%) WebSphere
5 168 (3.69%) Node.js
6 126 (2.77%) CMS
7 120 (2.64%) WebLogic
8 105 (2.31%) IIS
9 83 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
10 79 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
11 56 (1.23%) Apache Spark
12 46 (1.01%) SharePoint
13 45 (0.99%) nginx
14 42 (0.92%) Confluence
14 42 (0.92%) WordPress
15 40 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
16 39 (0.86%) Apache Pig
16 39 (0.86%) Apache Solr
17 35 (0.77%) OpenStack
18 31 (0.68%) Mule
Applications
1 164 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 39 (0.86%) MS Office
3 21 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.40%) GIMP
6 12 (0.26%) MS Project
7 8 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.13%) Maple
9 4 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.066%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.044%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.044%) SPSS
12 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.022%) Mingle
12 1 (0.022%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 65 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (0.62%) Magento
3 22 (0.48%) BASE24
4 20 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
5 18 (0.40%) SAP HCM
6 17 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 8 (0.18%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 5 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (0.088%) BusinessWare
12 4 (0.088%) BusinessWorks
12 4 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.088%) Radian6
13 3 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
13 3 (0.066%) SAP HR
13 3 (0.066%) SAP Payroll
13 3 (0.066%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 245 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 172 (3.78%) SaaS
3 104 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 48 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
5 48 (1.05%) PaaS
6 37 (0.81%) GitHub
6 37 (0.81%) Google Play
7 36 (0.79%) CloudBees
8 26 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 23 (0.51%) Force.com
10 21 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 21 (0.46%) IaaS
11 20 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 19 (0.42%) Bluemix
13 15 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (0.33%) Sage Pay
14 12 (0.26%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.18%) Heroku
15 8 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 165 (3.63%) Internet
2 138 (3.03%) HTTP
3 116 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 81 (1.78%) Firewall
5 58 (1.27%) DNS
6 38 (0.84%) SSL
7 33 (0.73%) SAN
8 28 (0.62%) ATM
9 26 (0.57%) WAN
10 22 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (0.48%) Wireless
11 20 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (0.44%) Network Security
12 17 (0.37%) Intranet
12 17 (0.37%) SMTP
13 15 (0.33%) LAN
14 14 (0.31%) LDAP
15 13 (0.29%) VPN
16 12 (0.26%) FTP
16 12 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 468 (10.29%) MySQL
3 326 (7.16%) Big Data
4 294 (6.46%) Relational Database
5 228 (5.01%) NoSQL
6 214 (4.70%) Oracle Database
7 169 (3.71%) RDBMS
8 163 (3.58%) Hadoop
9 161 (3.54%) MongoDB
10 145 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
11 126 (2.77%) DB2
12 78 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
13 62 (1.36%) HBase
14 61 (1.34%) Data Mining
15 56 (1.23%) Apache Hive
16 44 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 40 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (0.70%) SQLite
19 30 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
20 29 (0.64%) GIS
Development Applications
1 508 (11.16%) Git (software)
2 357 (7.85%) Jenkins
3 348 (7.65%) Subversion
4 345 (7.58%) JUnit
5 334 (7.34%) Eclipse
6 316 (6.95%) Maven
7 260 (5.71%) Selenium
8 255 (5.60%) JIRA
9 144 (3.16%) Ant
10 103 (2.26%) Cucumber
10 103 (2.26%) WebDriver
11 88 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 86 (1.89%) TestNG
13 83 (1.82%) Visual Studio
14 70 (1.54%) Bugzilla
15 68 (1.49%) Gradle
15 68 (1.49%) HP UFT
16 64 (1.41%) SoapUI
17 62 (1.36%) JMeter
18 56 (1.23%) Mockito
General
1 832 (18.29%) Finance
2 303 (6.66%) Telecoms
3 173 (3.80%) Retail
4 140 (3.08%) Banking
5 101 (2.22%) Games
6 99 (2.18%) Marketing
7 94 (2.07%) Electronics
8 88 (1.93%) Publishing
9 83 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 58 (1.27%) Automotive
11 50 (1.10%) Legal
12 49 (1.08%) Aerospace
13 30 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 27 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 26 (0.57%) Military
16 25 (0.55%) Front Office
17 23 (0.51%) Billing
18 20 (0.44%) Advertising
19 13 (0.29%) Back Office
19 13 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2344 (51.52%) Developer
2 1477 (32.46%) Java Developer
3 558 (12.26%) Senior Developer
4 473 (10.40%) Software Engineer
5 431 (9.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 334 (7.34%) Java Engineer
7 305 (6.70%) Architect
8 303 (6.66%) Software Developer
9 298 (6.55%) Analyst
10 251 (5.52%) Graduate
11 225 (4.95%) Java Software Engineer
12 181 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
13 163 (3.58%) Java Software Developer
14 160 (3.52%) C# Developer
15 159 (3.49%) Junior
16 148 (3.25%) Graduate Developer
17 145 (3.19%) Development Manager
18 144 (3.16%) Android Developer
19 143 (3.14%) SQL Developer
20 141 (3.10%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1330 (29.23%) HTML
2 1038 (22.81%) CSS
3 1034 (22.73%) Spring
4 992 (21.80%) Web Services
5 830 (18.24%) XML
6 678 (14.90%) .NET
7 652 (14.33%) J2EE
8 542 (11.91%) Hibernate
9 536 (11.78%) jQuery
10 420 (9.23%) JSON
11 419 (9.21%) JSP
12 388 (8.53%) REST
13 384 (8.44%) SOAP
14 365 (8.02%) Ajax
15 332 (7.30%) RESTful
16 306 (6.73%) AngularJS
17 295 (6.48%) Java EE
18 281 (6.18%) HTML5
19 213 (4.68%) JMS
20 196 (4.31%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 665 (14.62%) Computer Science
2 381 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 205 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
4 184 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 173 (3.80%) Mathematics
6 147 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 128 (2.81%) User Experience
8 97 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 93 (2.04%) Physics
10 76 (1.67%) Mainframe
11 52 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
12 48 (1.05%) Visualisation
13 47 (1.03%) iPad
14 46 (1.01%) Data Structures
15 44 (0.97%) Client/Server
16 43 (0.95%) Data Integration
17 38 (0.84%) Social Media
18 36 (0.79%) Cybercrime
19 34 (0.75%) Clustering
20 29 (0.64%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1145 (25.16%) Linux
2 762 (16.75%) Windows
3 468 (10.29%) Unix
4 335 (7.36%) Android
5 257 (5.65%) Apple iOS
6 114 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 75 (1.65%) CentOS
8 62 (1.36%) Windows Server
9 53 (1.16%) AIX
10 45 (0.99%) VxWorks
11 44 (0.97%) Ubuntu
12 42 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
13 31 (0.68%) Solaris
14 29 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (0.53%) Mac OS X
17 16 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
17 16 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
18 15 (0.33%) Windows NT
19 13 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2008 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 909 (19.98%) Software Engineering
3 579 (12.73%) TDD
4 574 (12.62%) Scrum
5 551 (12.11%) OO
6 504 (11.08%) SDLC
7 422 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
8 357 (7.85%) Web Development
9 354 (7.78%) Unit Testing
10 308 (6.77%) E-Commerce
11 304 (6.68%) SOA
12 299 (6.57%) UML
13 295 (6.48%) Multithreading
14 286 (6.29%) MVC
15 268 (5.89%) Mentoring
16 256 (5.63%) Open Source
17 248 (5.45%) BDD
18 238 (5.23%) Waterfall
19 236 (5.19%) DevOps
19 236 (5.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1555 (34.18%) JavaScript
2 1479 (32.51%) SQL
3 896 (19.69%) C++
4 868 (19.08%) C#
5 714 (15.69%) Python
6 467 (10.26%) C
7 416 (9.14%) PHP
8 328 (7.21%) Ruby
9 279 (6.13%) Perl
10 202 (4.44%) PL/SQL
11 186 (4.09%) Bash Shell
12 147 (3.23%) Scala
13 101 (2.22%) VB
14 96 (2.11%) Shell Script
15 90 (1.98%) Groovy
16 86 (1.89%) Objective-C
17 65 (1.43%) VB.NET
18 60 (1.32%) R
19 55 (1.21%) PowerShell
20 54 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 961 (21.12%) Degree
2 294 (6.46%) Security Cleared
3 158 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 108 (2.37%) ISTQB
5 84 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 82 (1.80%) ISEB
7 57 (1.25%) PhD
8 37 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 34 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
10 28 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (0.59%) CEH
12 26 (0.57%) CREST Certified
13 25 (0.55%) PMI Certification
14 23 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
14 23 (0.51%) OSCP
15 22 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 21 (0.46%) GIAC
17 20 (0.44%) OCPJP
17 20 (0.44%) Sun Certification
18 12 (0.26%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 497 (10.92%) QA
2 34 (0.75%) SLA
3 16 (0.35%) SDET
4 13 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 12 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 11 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.13%) SSAE 16
9 5 (0.11%) Def Stans
10 4 (0.088%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.088%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.044%) FIPS 140-2
11 2 (0.044%) HL7
12 1 (0.022%) COBIT
12 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.022%) SAS 70
System Software
1 90 (1.98%) Docker
2 79 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (1.19%) HDFS
4 32 (0.70%) VMware ESX
5 30 (0.66%) Active Directory
5 30 (0.66%) VirtualBox
6 26 (0.57%) vSphere
7 25 (0.55%) Hyper-V
8 21 (0.46%) Apache Flume
9 20 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 15 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
11 14 (0.31%) Firmware
12 10 (0.22%) KVM
13 9 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.13%) Snort
15 3 (0.066%) Postfix
16 2 (0.044%) Shibboleth
16 2 (0.044%) Time Sharing Option
16 2 (0.044%) Xen
17 1 (0.022%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 116 (2.55%) Puppet
2 108 (2.37%) Ansible
3 76 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (1.38%) Nessus
5 59 (1.30%) Nmap
6 57 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
7 24 (0.53%) SCCM
8 23 (0.51%) OpenVAS
9 22 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 21 (0.46%) WSUS
11 20 (0.44%) Salt
12 18 (0.40%) Oozie
13 17 (0.37%) Nagios
14 16 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
15 15 (0.33%) Kibana
16 10 (0.22%) Ambari
16 10 (0.22%) Data Guard
16 10 (0.22%) logstash
17 9 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
18 8 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 963 (21.16%) Oracle
2 229 (5.03%) Microsoft
3 206 (4.53%) IBM
4 165 (3.63%) SAP
5 107 (2.35%) VMware
6 101 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 95 (2.09%) hybris
8 93 (2.04%) Google
9 79 (1.74%) Adobe
9 79 (1.74%) Sophos
10 67 (1.47%) Informatica
11 57 (1.25%) HP
11 57 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
12 49 (1.08%) Cisco
13 47 (1.03%) Qualys
14 44 (0.97%) Atlassian
15 39 (0.86%) Sun
16 35 (0.77%) webMethods
17 30 (0.66%) ATG
18 28 (0.62%) EMC
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stanley Black Decker
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Contributory pension scheme, 30 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35K
Posted: 2 days ago