The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 235 229 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% 0.085% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.089% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £65,000 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +47.05%
Java Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5550 5646 5067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.79% 95.48% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4653 4733 4457
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,657
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the South West region.

Java Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Java Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
Bristol -4 3 £67,500 +55.17%
Gloucestershire - 1 £62,500 -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Garbage Collection
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Maven
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) Ant
6 1 (10.00%) JUnit
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) CSS

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) TestNG
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Physics
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Garbage Collection
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Clojure
4 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle