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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Engineer
England / South West
Rank 111 108 162
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 145 164 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.88% 2.81% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.89% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 122 129 83
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
4866 5667 5825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.49% 97.07% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4037 4704 4917
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Somerset +18 62 £41,000 +20.58% 5
Gloucestershire -3 34 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bristol -43 28 £40,000 - 2
Wiltshire +27 15 £45,000 +7.14%
Dorset +37 6 £28,750 -11.53% 2
Devon -9 4 £57,500 +59.72% 1
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 254 (100.00%) Java
2 200 (78.74%) Software Engineering
3 126 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (36.22%) Spring
5 88 (34.65%) C++
6 80 (31.50%) Security Cleared
7 76 (29.92%) JavaScript
8 72 (28.35%) HTML
9 69 (27.17%) Scrum
10 64 (25.20%) Hibernate
10 64 (25.20%) Hadoop
11 62 (24.41%) C#
12 56 (22.05%) SQL
13 55 (21.65%) C
14 54 (21.26%) REST
15 51 (20.08%) Linux
16 49 (19.29%) Unit Testing
16 49 (19.29%) MongoDB
17 46 (18.11%) Continuous Delivery
18 45 (17.72%) NoSQL
18 45 (17.72%) Python
19 42 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
20 39 (15.35%) Apache Hive
20 39 (15.35%) .NET
20 39 (15.35%) Finance
21 38 (14.96%) Oracle
21 38 (14.96%) Apache Pig
21 38 (14.96%) Docker
22 37 (14.57%) DV Cleared
23 36 (14.17%) SQL Server

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 38 (14.96%) Apache Pig
2 30 (11.81%) Apache Spark
3 24 (9.45%) Tomcat
4 23 (9.06%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (6.69%) WebLogic
6 16 (6.30%) JBoss
7 15 (5.91%) Apache
8 12 (4.72%) WebSphere
9 11 (4.33%) IIS
10 10 (3.94%) Confluence
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (5.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.72%) SaaS
2 7 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.76%) GitHub
3 3 (1.18%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.54%) HTTP
2 6 (2.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.57%) Firewall
3 4 (1.57%) SSL
4 2 (0.79%) Internet
4 2 (0.79%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.20%) Hadoop
2 49 (19.29%) MongoDB
3 45 (17.72%) NoSQL
4 39 (15.35%) Apache Hive
5 36 (14.17%) SQL Server
6 35 (13.78%) Apache Accumulo
6 35 (13.78%) Big Data
7 29 (11.42%) HBase
8 28 (11.02%) MySQL
9 12 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (4.33%) OrientDB
11 9 (3.54%) Data Mining
12 7 (2.76%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.18%) Triplestore
16 2 (0.79%) SQLite
17 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
17 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
17 1 (0.39%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 36 (14.17%) JUnit
2 29 (11.42%) Selenium
2 29 (11.42%) Vagrant
3 27 (10.63%) Jenkins
4 23 (9.06%) JIRA
5 20 (7.87%) Git (software)
6 19 (7.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (5.91%) Mockito
8 14 (5.51%) Bitbucket
9 13 (5.12%) Ant
9 13 (5.12%) Cucumber
9 13 (5.12%) Maven
10 12 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (3.54%) Robot Framework
12 8 (3.15%) EasyMock
13 5 (1.97%) Gradle
13 5 (1.97%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.97%) JMeter
13 5 (1.97%) Liquibase
13 5 (1.97%) QUnit
General
1 39 (15.35%) Finance
2 32 (12.60%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.09%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.91%) Electronics
4 15 (5.91%) Marketing
5 9 (3.54%) Banking
6 7 (2.76%) Advertising
7 6 (2.36%) Games
8 5 (1.97%) Military
9 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (36.22%) Spring
2 72 (28.35%) HTML
3 64 (25.20%) Hibernate
4 54 (21.26%) REST
5 39 (15.35%) .NET
6 35 (13.78%) Java EE
7 34 (13.39%) J2EE
8 32 (12.60%) AngularJS
9 29 (11.42%) CSS
9 29 (11.42%) SOAP
10 27 (10.63%) HTML5
10 27 (10.63%) Web Services
11 20 (7.87%) Spring MVC
12 19 (7.48%) JPA
13 17 (6.69%) ASP.NET
13 17 (6.69%) JSON
14 15 (5.91%) RESTful
14 15 (5.91%) XML
15 14 (5.51%) CSS3
15 14 (5.51%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.30%) Algorithms
3 11 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.94%) Wiki
5 9 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.54%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (1.57%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.79%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.79%) PKI
7 2 (0.79%) Replication
7 2 (0.79%) RIA
7 2 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.39%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.08%) Linux
2 18 (7.09%) Windows
3 14 (5.51%) Unix
4 12 (4.72%) Android
5 10 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.54%) AIX
7 7 (2.76%) CentOS
7 7 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (78.74%) Software Engineering
2 126 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (27.17%) Scrum
4 49 (19.29%) Unit Testing
5 46 (18.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 42 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
7 33 (12.99%) Automated Testing
8 32 (12.60%) Customer Requirements
9 28 (11.02%) OO
10 27 (10.63%) SDLC
11 25 (9.84%) MVC
11 25 (9.84%) TDD
12 20 (7.87%) UML
13 18 (7.09%) OOD
13 18 (7.09%) Web Development
14 16 (6.30%) Reverse Engineering
14 16 (6.30%) Test Automation
15 15 (5.91%) Digital Marketing
15 15 (5.91%) Programme Management
15 15 (5.91%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 254 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (34.65%) C++
3 76 (29.92%) JavaScript
4 62 (24.41%) C#
5 56 (22.05%) SQL
6 55 (21.65%) C
7 45 (17.72%) Python
8 10 (3.94%) Objective-C
8 10 (3.94%) PHP
9 6 (2.36%) Go
9 6 (2.36%) Groovy
10 5 (1.97%) Embedded C
10 5 (1.97%) Perl
10 5 (1.97%) Scala
11 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.57%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.18%) Ruby
12 3 (1.18%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 80 (31.50%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.57%) DV Cleared
3 23 (9.06%) SC Cleared
4 19 (7.48%) Degree
5 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.97%) PhD
6 4 (1.57%) CCNA
6 4 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.57%) CISSP
6 4 (1.57%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (1.57%) GIAC
6 4 (1.57%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (1.57%) MCSE
6 4 (1.57%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (1.57%) SANS
6 4 (1.57%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (1.57%) SSCP
7 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.39%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 38 (14.96%) Docker
2 4 (1.57%) vSphere
3 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (11.42%) Ansible
1 29 (11.42%) Oozie
2 4 (1.57%) Puppet
2 4 (1.57%) Salt
3 1 (0.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (14.96%) Oracle
2 15 (5.91%) SAP
3 7 (2.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.57%) Google
4 4 (1.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.79%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.79%) VMware
6 1 (0.39%) webMethods
6 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,056 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,049 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £390000 - £440000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago