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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2419 2291 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.50% 11.18% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.85% 23.25% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2069 1955 1893
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
10142 9854 10053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.40% 48.11% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9025 8590 8502
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Berkshire -4 483 £51,000 +2.00% 72
Surrey -4 475 £50,000 +5.26% 68
Hampshire -1 362 £47,500 +18.75% 52
Oxfordshire +14 336 £52,500 +31.25% 33
Buckinghamshire +14 270 £45,000 +12.50% 41
West Sussex +6 225 £42,500 +6.25% 15
East Sussex +5 124 £40,000 - 11
Kent -8 116 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Middlesex +2 19 £52,500 - 2
Thames Valley - 3 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2159 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1734 (35.50%) JavaScript
3 1672 (34.23%) SQL
4 1431 (29.30%) HTML
5 1210 (24.77%) Web Services
6 1203 (24.63%) Spring
7 1160 (23.75%) Linux
8 1119 (22.91%) CSS
9 1103 (22.58%) Oracle
10 1034 (21.17%) Degree
11 971 (19.88%) XML
12 960 (19.66%) Finance
13 921 (18.86%) C#
14 860 (17.61%) Software Engineering
15 793 (16.24%) C++
16 789 (16.15%) J2EE
17 778 (15.93%) Computer Science
18 775 (15.87%) Windows
19 755 (15.46%) Python
20 725 (14.84%) TDD
21 698 (14.29%) Hibernate
22 697 (14.27%) Scrum
22 697 (14.27%) .NET
23 651 (13.33%) SQL Server
24 615 (12.59%) OO
25 602 (12.33%) jQuery
26 564 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
27 549 (11.24%) SDLC
28 540 (11.06%) Unix
29 522 (10.69%) QA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 411 (8.42%) Tomcat
2 359 (7.35%) Apache
3 325 (6.65%) JBoss
4 271 (5.55%) WebSphere
5 187 (3.83%) WebLogic
6 179 (3.67%) Node.js
7 113 (2.31%) IIS
8 93 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 89 (1.82%) SharePoint
10 82 (1.68%) CMS
11 77 (1.58%) Oracle Service Bus
12 73 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
13 59 (1.21%) nginx
14 56 (1.15%) Jetty
15 49 (1.00%) Confluence
16 48 (0.98%) Mule
17 44 (0.90%) Apache Spark
17 44 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 40 (0.82%) NetWeaver
19 39 (0.80%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 240 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 67 (1.37%) MS Office
3 31 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 19 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.29%) GIMP
6 14 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.20%) SPSS
8 7 (0.14%) Simulink
9 5 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.082%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.082%) Mingle
10 4 (0.082%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.061%) MS Project
12 2 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.041%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.041%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.041%) PrintSoft PReS
12 2 (0.041%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.020%) Maple
Business Applications
1 55 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 49 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
3 15 (0.31%) BusinessWare
4 13 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.20%) SAP HCM
7 9 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.18%) Magento
8 8 (0.16%) BASE24
8 8 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 7 (0.14%) SAP SRM
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
11 5 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
11 5 (0.10%) Tridion
12 4 (0.082%) SAP MII
12 4 (0.082%) TIBCO iProcess
13 3 (0.061%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 256 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (4.16%) SaaS
3 80 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 60 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 60 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (0.78%) PaaS
6 29 (0.59%) Amazon S3
6 29 (0.59%) OpenShift
7 26 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 23 (0.47%) Bluemix
8 23 (0.47%) GitHub
9 21 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 16 (0.33%) Google App Engine
10 16 (0.33%) IaaS
11 12 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (0.23%) Heroku
13 8 (0.16%) Office 365
13 8 (0.16%) Sage Pay
14 6 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 151 (3.09%) HTTP
2 149 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 140 (2.87%) Internet
4 91 (1.86%) Firewall
5 59 (1.21%) DNS
6 42 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
7 41 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 41 (0.84%) SAN
7 41 (0.84%) WAN
8 34 (0.70%) SSL
9 29 (0.59%) LAN
10 24 (0.49%) Network Security
11 22 (0.45%) HTTPS
12 21 (0.43%) LDAP
13 20 (0.41%) VoIP
14 18 (0.37%) Broadband
15 17 (0.35%) ATM
15 17 (0.35%) RTP
16 16 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (0.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 651 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 507 (10.38%) MySQL
3 364 (7.45%) Relational Database
4 312 (6.39%) Big Data
5 288 (5.90%) Oracle Database
6 275 (5.63%) NoSQL
7 211 (4.32%) RDBMS
8 179 (3.67%) MongoDB
9 119 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
10 104 (2.13%) Hadoop
11 82 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 71 (1.45%) DB2
13 70 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 60 (1.23%) Data Mining
15 58 (1.19%) HBase
16 53 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
17 44 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 43 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 41 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
19 41 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 469 (9.60%) Git (software)
2 448 (9.17%) Eclipse
3 405 (8.29%) Subversion
4 394 (8.07%) Maven
5 380 (7.78%) JUnit
6 371 (7.60%) Jenkins
7 324 (6.63%) Selenium
8 231 (4.73%) JIRA
9 175 (3.58%) Ant
10 122 (2.50%) WebDriver
11 119 (2.44%) Cucumber
12 113 (2.31%) Visual Studio
13 89 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 87 (1.78%) Mockito
15 77 (1.58%) Gradle
16 74 (1.52%) HP UFT
17 71 (1.45%) TestNG
18 69 (1.41%) IntelliJ
19 57 (1.17%) JMeter
20 53 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 960 (19.66%) Finance
2 266 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 141 (2.89%) Retail
4 130 (2.66%) Banking
5 115 (2.35%) Marketing
6 83 (1.70%) Electronics
7 77 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 64 (1.31%) Games
9 57 (1.17%) Front Office
10 52 (1.06%) Publishing
11 47 (0.96%) Advertising
12 29 (0.59%) Legal
13 26 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.41%) Automotive
16 19 (0.39%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.25%) Billing
17 12 (0.25%) Local Government
18 9 (0.18%) Law
19 8 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 2705 (55.38%) Developer
2 1705 (34.91%) Java Developer
3 674 (13.80%) Senior Developer
4 509 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 417 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 334 (6.84%) Analyst
7 301 (6.16%) Software Developer
8 300 (6.14%) Architect
9 286 (5.86%) Java Engineer
10 269 (5.51%) Graduate
11 246 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 203 (4.16%) Junior
13 196 (4.01%) Graduate Developer
14 189 (3.87%) Agile Developer
15 187 (3.83%) C# Developer
16 183 (3.75%) J2EE Developer
16 183 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 182 (3.73%) SQL Developer
18 172 (3.52%) Java Software Developer
19 169 (3.46%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1431 (29.30%) HTML
2 1210 (24.77%) Web Services
3 1203 (24.63%) Spring
4 1119 (22.91%) CSS
5 971 (19.88%) XML
6 789 (16.15%) J2EE
7 698 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 697 (14.27%) .NET
9 602 (12.33%) jQuery
10 482 (9.87%) JSP
11 451 (9.23%) JSON
12 423 (8.66%) Java EE
13 421 (8.62%) REST
14 420 (8.60%) SOAP
15 390 (7.99%) RESTful
16 385 (7.88%) AngularJS
17 382 (7.82%) HTML5
18 361 (7.39%) Ajax
19 262 (5.36%) Servlets
20 220 (4.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 778 (15.93%) Computer Science
2 426 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 189 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 188 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 181 (3.71%) Mathematics
6 138 (2.83%) User Experience
7 119 (2.44%) Algorithms
8 116 (2.38%) Data Structures
9 106 (2.17%) Management Information System
10 77 (1.58%) Data Integration
11 70 (1.43%) Physics
12 56 (1.15%) Social Media
13 54 (1.11%) Mainframe
14 49 (1.00%) Semantic Web
15 46 (0.94%) Clustering
15 46 (0.94%) Visualisation
16 43 (0.88%) Data Centre
17 41 (0.84%) EMC VNX
18 38 (0.78%) Client/Server
18 38 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1160 (23.75%) Linux
2 775 (15.87%) Windows
3 540 (11.06%) Unix
4 371 (7.60%) Android
5 301 (6.16%) Apple iOS
6 92 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 73 (1.49%) AIX
8 71 (1.45%) Windows Server
9 69 (1.41%) CentOS
10 39 (0.80%) VxWorks
11 33 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 23 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (0.43%) Solaris
15 20 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
16 19 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
17 14 (0.29%) OpenVMS
17 14 (0.29%) Windows Phone
18 13 (0.27%) Windows 7
18 13 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2159 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 860 (17.61%) Software Engineering
3 725 (14.84%) TDD
4 697 (14.27%) Scrum
5 615 (12.59%) OO
6 564 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
7 549 (11.24%) SDLC
8 427 (8.74%) Unit Testing
9 396 (8.11%) MVC
10 376 (7.70%) E-Commerce
11 351 (7.19%) Open Source
12 324 (6.63%) UML
13 319 (6.53%) SOA
14 295 (6.04%) BDD
15 257 (5.26%) DevOps
15 257 (5.26%) Web Development
16 255 (5.22%) Mentoring
17 250 (5.12%) Waterfall
18 240 (4.91%) Project Management
19 229 (4.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1734 (35.50%) JavaScript
2 1672 (34.23%) SQL
3 921 (18.86%) C#
4 793 (16.24%) C++
5 755 (15.46%) Python
6 436 (8.93%) Ruby
7 402 (8.23%) C
8 359 (7.35%) PHP
9 295 (6.04%) Perl
10 278 (5.69%) PL/SQL
11 190 (3.89%) Scala
12 175 (3.58%) Bash Shell
13 117 (2.40%) Objective-C
14 111 (2.27%) PowerShell
15 93 (1.90%) VB
16 91 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 91 (1.86%) VB.NET
17 72 (1.47%) Groovy
18 68 (1.39%) COBOL
19 54 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1034 (21.17%) Degree
2 279 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 154 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 90 (1.84%) DV Cleared
5 66 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 58 (1.19%) ISEB
7 56 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
8 42 (0.86%) PhD
9 39 (0.80%) Sun Certification
10 32 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
11 29 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (0.55%) OCPJP
13 21 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 21 (0.43%) PMI Certification
14 20 (0.41%) CEH
15 19 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (0.37%) CREST Certified
16 18 (0.37%) GIAC
16 18 (0.37%) OSCP
17 17 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 522 (10.69%) QA
2 42 (0.86%) SLA
3 21 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.35%) SDET
5 15 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 14 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.12%) DO-178B
8 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.12%) SSAE 16
9 5 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 7816
9 5 (0.10%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.082%) COBIT
11 1 (0.020%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.020%) HL7
11 1 (0.020%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 103 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 41 (0.84%) VMware ESX
4 39 (0.80%) vSphere
5 38 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 37 (0.76%) HDFS
7 35 (0.72%) Docker
8 20 (0.41%) VirtualBox
9 17 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.25%) Firmware
12 5 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.10%) Postfix
13 4 (0.082%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.082%) RACF
14 3 (0.061%) KVM
14 3 (0.061%) Xen
15 2 (0.041%) vCloud
15 2 (0.041%) XenServer
16 1 (0.020%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 167 (3.42%) Puppet
2 102 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
3 94 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
4 61 (1.25%) Nessus
5 60 (1.23%) Nmap
6 56 (1.15%) Ansible
7 48 (0.98%) SCCM
8 41 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 41 (0.84%) WSUS
9 28 (0.57%) Nagios
10 21 (0.43%) OpenVAS
11 18 (0.37%) Salt
12 12 (0.25%) logstash
13 11 (0.23%) Tivoli
14 9 (0.18%) Cacti
15 8 (0.16%) Graphite
15 8 (0.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
16 6 (0.12%) Munin
16 6 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 5 (0.10%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1103 (22.58%) Oracle
2 274 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 194 (3.97%) SAP
4 154 (3.15%) Google
5 148 (3.03%) IBM
6 143 (2.93%) VMware
7 139 (2.85%) Red Hat
8 104 (2.13%) hybris
9 93 (1.90%) Cisco
10 88 (1.80%) HP
11 83 (1.70%) Sun
12 63 (1.29%) Qualys
13 49 (1.00%) Xamarin
14 46 (0.94%) Adobe
15 45 (0.92%) Atlassian
16 44 (0.90%) webMethods
17 41 (0.84%) EMC
18 37 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
19 24 (0.49%) Sophos
19 24 (0.49%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive DOE + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Holiday, Vouchers
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + remote working options
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, 10% Pension, BUPA
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Training Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 40k per year + 26 days
Posted: 22 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday