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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 162 143 122
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 76 113 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 1.88% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.94% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 120
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
5117 5816 6095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.60% 97.01% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4337 4906 5009
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +16 28 £46,250 +68.18% 3
Somerset +6 24 £40,531 -4.63% 5
Bristol -21 18 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Wiltshire +3 3 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Dorset +14 2 - - 1
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 168 (79.62%) Software Engineering
3 153 (72.51%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (47.39%) Spring
5 79 (37.44%) Degree
6 76 (36.02%) SQL
7 68 (32.23%) Scrum
8 67 (31.75%) OO
9 63 (29.86%) J2EE
10 60 (28.44%) JavaScript
11 59 (27.96%) Web Services
12 56 (26.54%) Oracle
13 50 (23.70%) JUnit
13 50 (23.70%) C++
13 50 (23.70%) Hibernate
14 48 (22.75%) HTML
14 48 (22.75%) C#
15 47 (22.27%) TDD
16 46 (21.80%) Security Cleared
17 45 (21.33%) Computer Science
18 44 (20.85%) CSS
19 43 (20.38%) Eclipse
20 42 (19.91%) Maven
21 39 (18.48%) Open Source
21 39 (18.48%) Hadoop
22 37 (17.54%) OOD
23 36 (17.06%) Big Data
24 35 (16.59%) SQL Server
24 35 (16.59%) QA
25 34 (16.11%) Git (software)

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 26 (12.32%) WebSphere
2 20 (9.48%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.00%) Apache
4 17 (8.06%) JBoss
5 13 (6.16%) Apache Spark
6 12 (5.69%) Apache Solr
6 12 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (5.69%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.90%) Confluence
8 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.95%) Drupal
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.47%) IIS
10 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.42%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.95%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) HTTP
2 7 (3.32%) Internet
3 4 (1.90%) SSH
4 2 (0.95%) Firewall
4 2 (0.95%) SS7
5 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.48%) Hadoop
2 36 (17.06%) Big Data
3 35 (16.59%) SQL Server
4 33 (15.64%) MySQL
5 31 (14.69%) Relational Database
6 30 (14.22%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.16%) MongoDB
7 13 (6.16%) Oracle Database
8 11 (5.21%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (3.32%) Neo4j
10 7 (3.32%) OrientDB
11 6 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.37%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.42%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 50 (23.70%) JUnit
2 43 (20.38%) Eclipse
3 42 (19.91%) Maven
4 34 (16.11%) Git (software)
5 25 (11.85%) Cucumber
6 22 (10.43%) Selenium
7 20 (9.48%) Jenkins
8 19 (9.00%) Ant
9 15 (7.11%) JIRA
10 14 (6.64%) Subversion
11 11 (5.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (5.21%) JBehave
12 6 (2.84%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.90%) Zephyr
15 3 (1.42%) Eclipse RCP
16 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
17 1 (0.47%) NetBeans
General
1 29 (13.74%) Finance
2 23 (10.90%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.58%) Banking
4 13 (6.16%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.74%) Retail
6 9 (4.27%) Marketing
7 6 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.37%) Advertising
8 5 (2.37%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.90%) Electronics
9 4 (1.90%) French Language
10 2 (0.95%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (47.39%) Spring
2 63 (29.86%) J2EE
3 59 (27.96%) Web Services
4 50 (23.70%) Hibernate
5 48 (22.75%) HTML
6 44 (20.85%) CSS
7 30 (14.22%) RESTful
8 29 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 29 (13.74%) XML
9 27 (12.80%) AngularJS
9 27 (12.80%) Java EE
10 26 (12.32%) HTML5
11 25 (11.85%) JMS
12 18 (8.53%) WebSphere MQ
13 17 (8.06%) JSF
13 17 (8.06%) JSON
14 16 (7.58%) Apache Camel
14 16 (7.58%) REST
15 15 (7.11%) EJB
16 14 (6.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.33%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.43%) Client/Server
3 21 (9.95%) Mathematics
4 18 (8.53%) Inversion of Control
4 18 (8.53%) N-Tier
5 15 (7.11%) Digital Media
6 14 (6.64%) SWIFT
6 14 (6.64%) User Experience
7 10 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.79%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.90%) Wiki
10 3 (1.42%) Physics
11 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.95%) iPad
11 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.47%) Blog
12 1 (0.47%) IPTV
12 1 (0.47%) VHDL
12 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.69%) Linux
2 28 (13.27%) Unix
3 18 (8.53%) Windows
4 6 (2.84%) Android
4 6 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) AIX
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (79.62%) Software Engineering
2 153 (72.51%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (32.23%) Scrum
4 67 (31.75%) OO
5 47 (22.27%) TDD
6 39 (18.48%) Open Source
7 37 (17.54%) OOD
8 29 (13.74%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (13.74%) Test Automation
9 27 (12.80%) BDD
9 27 (12.80%) Unit Testing
10 22 (10.43%) OOA/OOD
10 22 (10.43%) SDLC
11 21 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (9.95%) Mentoring
11 21 (9.95%) OOP
12 18 (8.53%) Automated Testing
12 18 (8.53%) Pair Programming
13 17 (8.06%) Translating Business Requirements
14 16 (7.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (36.02%) SQL
3 60 (28.44%) JavaScript
4 50 (23.70%) C++
5 48 (22.75%) C#
6 26 (12.32%) C
7 18 (8.53%) Python
8 12 (5.69%) Ruby
9 8 (3.79%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.79%) Scala
10 7 (3.32%) Groovy
11 5 (2.37%) PHP
12 3 (1.42%) Clojure
13 2 (0.95%) Perl
13 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (37.44%) Degree
2 46 (21.80%) Security Cleared
3 21 (9.95%) DV Cleared
4 18 (8.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.90%) ISEB
5 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.59%) QA
2 14 (6.64%) ISO15022
2 14 (6.64%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.95%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (26.54%) Oracle
2 18 (8.53%) hybris
3 11 (5.21%) Google
4 9 (4.27%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.79%) Facebook
6 7 (3.32%) VMware
7 5 (2.37%) BEA
7 5 (2.37%) Sybase
8 4 (1.90%) HP
8 4 (1.90%) SAP
9 3 (1.42%) IBM
10 1 (0.47%) Citrix
10 1 (0.47%) Perforce
Taunton, Somerset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary with Benifits
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