The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 159 164 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 74 79 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.41% 1.35% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.39% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 65 68 128
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
5096 5667 5930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.29% 97.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4758 4931
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Gloucestershire +20 28 £50,000 +100.00% 4
Bristol 0 28 £42,500 +13.33%
Somerset -1 10 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Wiltshire +5 4 £48,750 +50.00%
Dorset +14 2 - - 1
Devon -17 1 - -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 231 (100.00%) Java
2 182 (78.79%) Software Engineering
3 156 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (49.78%) Spring
5 99 (42.86%) Degree
6 86 (37.23%) SQL
7 80 (34.63%) OO
8 73 (31.60%) Scrum
9 68 (29.44%) Oracle
10 65 (28.14%) J2EE
11 63 (27.27%) Web Services
12 62 (26.84%) JUnit
12 62 (26.84%) JavaScript
13 61 (26.41%) C++
13 61 (26.41%) Hibernate
14 59 (25.54%) Computer Science
15 58 (25.11%) C#
16 54 (23.38%) HTML
17 53 (22.94%) Eclipse
18 52 (22.51%) TDD
19 47 (20.35%) Maven
20 46 (19.91%) CSS
21 44 (19.05%) Security Cleared
22 43 (18.61%) QA
22 43 (18.61%) SQL Server
23 41 (17.75%) Git (software)
23 41 (17.75%) Relational Database
24 40 (17.32%) OOD
25 39 (16.88%) MySQL
25 39 (16.88%) XML

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 30 (12.99%) WebSphere
2 22 (9.52%) JBoss
3 21 (9.09%) Apache
4 19 (8.23%) Tomcat
5 16 (6.93%) Apache Spark
6 15 (6.49%) Apache Solr
6 15 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (6.49%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.73%) Confluence
8 3 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.87%) Drupal
9 2 (0.87%) Node.js
10 1 (0.43%) IIS
10 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.73%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) HTTP
2 8 (3.46%) Internet
3 6 (2.60%) SSL
4 4 (1.73%) SSH
5 2 (0.87%) Firewall
5 2 (0.87%) SS7
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.75%) Relational Database
3 39 (16.88%) MySQL
4 35 (15.15%) Big Data
5 33 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 32 (13.85%) NoSQL
7 16 (6.93%) RDBMS
8 15 (6.49%) Oracle Database
9 12 (5.19%) MongoDB
10 9 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (3.03%) Neo4j
11 7 (3.03%) OrientDB
12 6 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.16%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.30%) Apache Accumulo
15 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 62 (26.84%) JUnit
2 53 (22.94%) Eclipse
3 47 (20.35%) Maven
4 41 (17.75%) Git (software)
5 29 (12.55%) Cucumber
6 26 (11.26%) Selenium
7 23 (9.96%) Ant
8 22 (9.52%) Jenkins
9 18 (7.79%) Subversion
10 16 (6.93%) JIRA
11 14 (6.06%) JBehave
12 11 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (2.60%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.60%) Eclipse RCP
14 5 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (1.73%) Visual Studio
15 4 (1.73%) Zephyr
16 3 (1.30%) NetBeans
17 1 (0.43%) CppUnit
17 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
General
1 33 (14.29%) Finance
2 27 (11.69%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.23%) Banking
4 14 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 14 (6.06%) Retail
5 12 (5.19%) Marketing
6 7 (3.03%) Advertising
6 7 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.60%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.16%) French Language
9 4 (1.73%) Electronics
10 2 (0.87%) Military
11 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (49.78%) Spring
2 65 (28.14%) J2EE
3 63 (27.27%) Web Services
4 61 (26.41%) Hibernate
5 54 (23.38%) HTML
6 46 (19.91%) CSS
7 39 (16.88%) XML
8 33 (14.29%) RESTful
9 29 (12.55%) AngularJS
9 29 (12.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 28 (12.12%) HTML5
10 28 (12.12%) JMS
11 26 (11.26%) Java EE
12 21 (9.09%) JSON
12 21 (9.09%) REST
12 21 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
13 19 (8.23%) Apache Camel
14 18 (7.79%) JSF
14 18 (7.79%) XSLT
15 15 (6.49%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.54%) Computer Science
2 29 (12.55%) Mathematics
3 25 (10.82%) Client/Server
4 21 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 21 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 18 (7.79%) Digital Media
6 16 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (6.93%) SWIFT
6 16 (6.93%) User Experience
7 11 (4.76%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.73%) Physics
8 4 (1.73%) Wiki
9 2 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.43%) Blog
10 1 (0.43%) Fintech
10 1 (0.43%) IPTV
10 1 (0.43%) Social Media
10 1 (0.43%) VHDL
10 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.45%) Linux
2 36 (15.58%) Unix
3 24 (10.39%) Windows
4 9 (3.90%) Android
4 9 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.43%) AIX
5 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (78.79%) Software Engineering
2 156 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (34.63%) OO
4 73 (31.60%) Scrum
5 52 (22.51%) TDD
6 40 (17.32%) OOD
7 32 (13.85%) BDD
8 31 (13.42%) Open Source
8 31 (13.42%) Test Automation
9 29 (12.55%) Unit Testing
10 28 (12.12%) OOP
11 27 (11.69%) Cybersecurity
12 26 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (10.82%) OOA/OOD
14 24 (10.39%) Pair Programming
14 24 (10.39%) UML
15 19 (8.23%) SDLC
15 19 (8.23%) Translating Business Requirements
16 18 (7.79%) MVC
16 18 (7.79%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 231 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (37.23%) SQL
3 62 (26.84%) JavaScript
4 61 (26.41%) C++
5 58 (25.11%) C#
6 31 (13.42%) C
7 20 (8.66%) Python
8 12 (5.19%) Ruby
9 10 (4.33%) Scala
10 8 (3.46%) PHP
10 8 (3.46%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.03%) Groovy
12 3 (1.30%) Clojure
12 3 (1.30%) Perl
13 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.43%) Ada
14 1 (0.43%) Fortran
14 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.43%) VB
14 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (42.86%) Degree
2 44 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 25 (10.82%) DV Cleared
4 16 (6.93%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.73%) ISEB
5 4 (1.73%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (18.61%) QA
2 16 (6.93%) ISO15022
2 16 (6.93%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (29.44%) Oracle
2 24 (10.39%) hybris
3 16 (6.93%) Google
4 12 (5.19%) Facebook
5 11 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.76%) VMware
6 8 (3.46%) BEA
6 8 (3.46%) Sybase
7 4 (1.73%) HP
7 4 (1.73%) SAP
8 3 (1.30%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) Citrix
9 1 (0.43%) Perforce
9 1 (0.43%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago