The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 2518 2508 2943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.09% 11.32% 12.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.67% 22.98% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2155 2159 2593
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11106 10914 11669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.91% 49.28% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9579 9562 10435
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
England

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +4 744 £45,000 - 77
Berkshire -9 487 £50,000 +8.69% 56
Hampshire -7 387 £41,500 +3.75% 58
Buckinghamshire -2 209 £37,500 -3.84% 19
East Sussex +2 204 £40,000 - 11
Oxfordshire -7 193 £40,500 -2.40% 20
West Sussex -6 154 £45,000 - 12
Kent -10 83 £45,000 +14.64% 14
Middlesex +7 51 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Thames Valley +5 13 £77,500 +37.77%
Sussex +12 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Home Counties +5 4 £50,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 1852 (35.41%) SQL
2 1642 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 1530 (29.25%) HTML
4 1317 (25.18%) Linux
5 1306 (24.97%) Oracle
6 1245 (23.80%) .NET
7 1235 (23.61%) Degree
8 1172 (22.41%) XML
9 1169 (22.35%) Spring
10 1132 (21.64%) CSS
11 1128 (21.57%) C#
12 1031 (19.71%) Software Engineering
13 1002 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
14 996 (19.04%) C++
15 989 (18.91%) Web Services
16 982 (18.78%) J2EE
17 790 (15.11%) SQL Server
18 770 (14.72%) OO
19 768 (14.68%) Computer Science
20 756 (14.46%) Finance
21 754 (14.42%) MySQL
22 752 (14.38%) Hibernate
23 722 (13.80%) Windows
24 634 (12.12%) jQuery
25 623 (11.91%) UNIX
26 590 (11.28%) C
27 544 (10.40%) Tomcat
27 544 (10.40%) MVC
28 538 (10.29%) PHP
29 521 (9.96%) Scrum

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 544 (10.40%) Tomcat
2 383 (7.32%) Apache
3 257 (4.91%) WebSphere
4 192 (3.67%) WebLogic
5 123 (2.35%) IIS
6 108 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 89 (1.70%) SharePoint
8 77 (1.47%) NetWeaver
9 69 (1.32%) Node.js
10 65 (1.24%) CMS
11 60 (1.15%) Apache ServiceMix
12 58 (1.11%) Apache Solr
13 51 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
14 41 (0.78%) Drupal
15 39 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
16 37 (0.71%) FileNet
16 37 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 32 (0.61%) WebSphere Process Server
18 26 (0.50%) Liferay
18 26 (0.50%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 242 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 63 (1.20%) MS Office
3 34 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.23%) MS Project
7 9 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.15%) 3ds Max
9 7 (0.13%) Maya
9 7 (0.13%) SPSS
10 5 (0.096%) ArcView
11 3 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.019%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.019%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.019%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 64 (1.22%) Magento
2 40 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 30 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 27 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
5 24 (0.46%) SAP BPC
6 20 (0.38%) Maximo
7 19 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (0.34%) WebTrends
9 15 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
10 14 (0.27%) SAP CRM
11 13 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
12 12 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 11 (0.21%) Retail-J
13 11 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
14 10 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
15 8 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
16 7 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
16 7 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
16 7 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
16 7 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 132 (2.52%) SaaS
2 70 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (0.65%) GitHub
4 27 (0.52%) Force.com
5 26 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.33%) Basecamp
9 13 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.23%) PaaS
11 9 (0.17%) IaaS
12 8 (0.15%) Google Apps
13 7 (0.13%) Office 365
13 7 (0.13%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.076%) ElastiCache
15 2 (0.038%) Heroku
15 2 (0.038%) OpenShift
16 1 (0.019%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 250 (4.78%) HTTP
2 230 (4.40%) Internet
3 184 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 100 (1.91%) DNS
5 77 (1.47%) LDAP
6 73 (1.40%) SAN
7 70 (1.34%) SSL
8 55 (1.05%) Firewall
9 51 (0.98%) FTP
10 36 (0.69%) CTI
11 30 (0.57%) SMTP
12 28 (0.54%) DHCP
13 27 (0.52%) VoIP
14 25 (0.48%) SS7
15 18 (0.34%) Wireless
15 18 (0.34%) INAP
16 17 (0.33%) Ethernet
17 15 (0.29%) Wireshark
18 14 (0.27%) RFID
18 14 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 754 (14.42%) MySQL
3 408 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 267 (5.11%) Oracle Database
5 241 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
6 235 (4.49%) Big Data
7 214 (4.09%) Hadoop
8 206 (3.94%) RDBMS
9 184 (3.52%) NoSQL
10 121 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 116 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
12 109 (2.08%) DB2
12 109 (2.08%) MongoDB
13 102 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 86 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 68 (1.30%) HBase
16 67 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
17 56 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 45 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
19 43 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 461 (8.81%) Eclipse
2 415 (7.93%) Subversion
3 402 (7.69%) Maven
4 318 (6.08%) JUnit
5 317 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 271 (5.18%) Selenium
7 258 (4.93%) Ant
8 206 (3.94%) Jenkins
9 174 (3.33%) JIRA
10 149 (2.85%) Visual Studio
11 112 (2.14%) WebDriver
12 102 (1.95%) TestNG
13 78 (1.49%) Mockito
14 70 (1.34%) JMeter
15 53 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
16 50 (0.96%) Hudson
17 48 (0.92%) YourKit
18 47 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
18 47 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
19 39 (0.75%) DbUnit
General
1 756 (14.46%) Finance
2 282 (5.39%) Telecoms
3 165 (3.15%) Marketing
4 159 (3.04%) Retail
5 135 (2.58%) Banking
6 80 (1.53%) Legal
7 72 (1.38%) Publishing
8 54 (1.03%) Advertising
8 54 (1.03%) Electronics
9 44 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 44 (0.84%) Billing
10 37 (0.71%) French Language
11 35 (0.67%) Military
12 28 (0.54%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.48%) Games
14 21 (0.40%) Front Office
14 21 (0.40%) Back Office
15 20 (0.38%) Multimedia
16 17 (0.33%) Automotive
17 11 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2897 (55.39%) Developer
2 1497 (28.62%) Java Developer
3 604 (11.55%) Senior Developer
4 503 (9.62%) Software Engineer
5 473 (9.04%) Analyst
6 422 (8.07%) Software Developer
7 381 (7.28%) Senior Java Developer
8 290 (5.54%) Consultant
9 284 (5.43%) Architect
10 260 (4.97%) Web Developer
11 207 (3.96%) Graduate
11 207 (3.96%) Programmer
12 205 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 159 (3.04%) Junior
13 159 (3.04%) C# Developer
14 142 (2.72%) Tester
15 140 (2.68%) .NET Developer
15 140 (2.68%) Java Software Engineer
16 135 (2.58%) Project Manager
17 131 (2.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1530 (29.25%) HTML
2 1245 (23.80%) .NET
3 1172 (22.41%) XML
4 1169 (22.35%) Spring
5 1132 (21.64%) CSS
6 989 (18.91%) Web Services
7 982 (18.78%) J2EE
8 752 (14.38%) Hibernate
9 634 (12.12%) jQuery
10 473 (9.04%) JSP
11 403 (7.71%) Ajax
12 395 (7.55%) SOAP
13 325 (6.21%) ASP.NET
14 303 (5.79%) HTML5
15 261 (4.99%) Struts
16 249 (4.76%) JSON
17 241 (4.61%) XSLT
18 228 (4.36%) Servlets
19 225 (4.30%) JDBC
20 199 (3.80%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 768 (14.68%) Computer Science
2 350 (6.69%) Mathematics
3 311 (5.95%) Open Source
4 175 (3.35%) Mobile App
4 175 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 137 (2.62%) Physics
6 134 (2.56%) Social Media
7 62 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 57 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 54 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 50 (0.96%) iPad
11 45 (0.86%) Data Integration
11 45 (0.86%) Statistics
12 40 (0.76%) Clustering
13 39 (0.75%) Kindle
14 37 (0.71%) RIA
15 34 (0.65%) Mainframe
16 31 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
17 30 (0.57%) Life Science
18 29 (0.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1317 (25.18%) Linux
2 722 (13.80%) Windows
3 623 (11.91%) UNIX
4 256 (4.89%) Android
5 202 (3.86%) Apple iOS
6 115 (2.20%) Solaris
7 88 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 81 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 60 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 58 (1.11%) CentOS
11 53 (1.01%) AIX
12 42 (0.80%) Debian
13 31 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 29 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
15 25 (0.48%) Ubuntu
16 20 (0.38%) Windows Phone
17 15 (0.29%) Windows 7
18 13 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
19 12 (0.23%) MVS
19 12 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1031 (19.71%) Software Engineering
2 1002 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
3 770 (14.72%) OO
4 544 (10.40%) MVC
5 521 (9.96%) Scrum
5 521 (9.96%) TDD
6 438 (8.37%) SOA
7 406 (7.76%) E-Commerce
8 362 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
9 333 (6.37%) Project Management
10 320 (6.12%) Web Development
11 281 (5.37%) Unit Testing
12 279 (5.33%) UML
13 247 (4.72%) Multithreading
14 225 (4.30%) Test Automation
15 183 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
16 175 (3.35%) Software Testing
17 171 (3.27%) BDD
18 165 (3.15%) CRM
19 162 (3.10%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1852 (35.41%) SQL
2 1642 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 1128 (21.57%) C#
4 996 (19.04%) C++
5 590 (11.28%) C
6 538 (10.29%) PHP
7 518 (9.90%) Python
8 313 (5.98%) PL/SQL
9 256 (4.89%) Perl
10 189 (3.61%) Ruby
11 165 (3.15%) VB
12 137 (2.62%) Shell Script
13 134 (2.56%) VB.NET
14 112 (2.14%) Scala
15 106 (2.03%) Groovy
16 105 (2.01%) Bash Shell
17 103 (1.97%) T-SQL
18 96 (1.84%) Objective-C
19 71 (1.36%) ABAP
20 55 (1.05%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1235 (23.61%) Degree
2 387 (7.40%) Security Cleared
3 203 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 91 (1.74%) ISEB
5 78 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 63 (1.20%) ISTQB
7 51 (0.98%) Sun Certification
8 48 (0.92%) PhD
9 47 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
10 43 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 35 (0.67%) OCPJP
12 28 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (0.33%) OCPJWCD
13 17 (0.33%) MBCS
13 17 (0.33%) CITP
14 12 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
14 12 (0.23%) SAP Certification
15 11 (0.21%) CISSP
15 11 (0.21%) Postgraduate
15 11 (0.21%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (6.29%) QA
2 65 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 32 (0.61%) HL7
4 23 (0.44%) SLA
5 12 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.17%) DO-178B
8 8 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.13%) COBIT
10 5 (0.096%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.076%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.038%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.038%) WCAG
System Software
1 59 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (0.73%) NFS
3 30 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.31%) Samba
4 16 (0.31%) Postfix
5 14 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.25%) vSphere
7 12 (0.23%) Xen
8 10 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.17%) KVM
10 7 (0.13%) vCloud
11 6 (0.11%) HDFS
12 4 (0.076%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.057%) Nmap
14 2 (0.038%) Squid
14 2 (0.038%) Varnish
14 2 (0.038%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 94 (1.80%) Puppet
2 40 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 37 (0.71%) Nagios
4 33 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.27%) Ansible
6 13 (0.25%) Munin
7 10 (0.19%) Cacti
8 9 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
9 8 (0.15%) logstash
10 7 (0.13%) Netcool
11 6 (0.11%) collectd
11 6 (0.11%) StatsD
11 6 (0.11%) Salt
11 6 (0.11%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.076%) Graylog2
12 4 (0.076%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (0.076%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.076%) Control-M
12 4 (0.076%) OpenView
12 4 (0.076%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1306 (24.97%) Oracle
2 404 (7.72%) Microsoft
3 276 (5.28%) JBoss
4 208 (3.98%) SAP
5 127 (2.43%) Red Hat
6 109 (2.08%) IBM
7 101 (1.93%) Google
8 89 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
9 81 (1.55%) hybris
10 78 (1.49%) VMware
11 61 (1.17%) Sun
12 47 (0.90%) Business Objects
13 46 (0.88%) Adobe
14 44 (0.84%) ATG
15 42 (0.80%) TIBCO
16 39 (0.75%) JD Edwards
17 38 (0.73%) HP
18 33 (0.63%) ILOG
19 32 (0.61%) Lotus
20 31 (0.59%) Sybase
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with excellent benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 10% Annual bonus + Excellent Pension and benef
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 19 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
KDR
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago