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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 129 106 178
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 109 156 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.13% 2.68% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.77% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 99 147 69
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +10.00%
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
4980 5637 6405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.21% 96.84% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4196 4779 5348
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Somerset +18 48 £42,250 +9.03% 3
Gloucestershire +17 42 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Bristol -52 9 £50,000 -4.76%
Wiltshire - 9 £45,000 - 3
Devon -15 2 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Dorset -1 1 £22,500 -42.30% 1
Cornwall - 1 £47,500 -
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 210 (100.00%) Java
2 163 (77.62%) Software Engineering
3 123 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (38.10%) Spring
5 73 (34.76%) JavaScript
6 69 (32.86%) HTML
6 69 (32.86%) Hadoop
7 63 (30.00%) SQL
8 59 (28.10%) Security Cleared
9 57 (27.14%) Scrum
10 56 (26.67%) C++
11 52 (24.76%) Hibernate
12 50 (23.81%) Big Data
13 49 (23.33%) J2EE
14 47 (22.38%) C#
14 47 (22.38%) Cybersecurity
15 43 (20.48%) NoSQL
15 43 (20.48%) MongoDB
16 42 (20.00%) CSS
17 40 (19.05%) Apache Hive
17 40 (19.05%) Apache Pig
18 39 (18.57%) Continuous Delivery
19 38 (18.10%) JUnit
20 37 (17.62%) Python
21 35 (16.67%) Java EE
22 34 (16.19%) Oracle
23 33 (15.71%) Docker
24 32 (15.24%) Apache Accumulo
25 31 (14.76%) DV Cleared
25 31 (14.76%) REST

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 40 (19.05%) Apache Pig
2 27 (12.86%) Apache Spark
3 20 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 20 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 17 (8.10%) JBoss
5 14 (6.67%) Apache
5 14 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (5.24%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.33%) IIS
8 3 (1.43%) Confluence
9 2 (0.95%) Drupal
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (6.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.81%) SaaS
2 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.43%) GitHub
4 2 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.95%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.86%) HTTP
1 6 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.90%) Firewall
2 4 (1.90%) Internet
2 4 (1.90%) SSL
3 2 (0.95%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.95%) IPv6
3 2 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (32.86%) Hadoop
2 50 (23.81%) Big Data
3 43 (20.48%) MongoDB
3 43 (20.48%) NoSQL
4 40 (19.05%) Apache Hive
5 32 (15.24%) Apache Accumulo
6 29 (13.81%) MySQL
6 29 (13.81%) SQL Server
7 27 (12.86%) HBase
8 11 (5.24%) OrientDB
9 10 (4.76%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.38%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.43%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.95%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 38 (18.10%) JUnit
2 27 (12.86%) Vagrant
3 14 (6.67%) Selenium
4 12 (5.71%) Eclipse
5 11 (5.24%) Maven
5 11 (5.24%) Mockito
6 9 (4.29%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.29%) Git (software)
6 9 (4.29%) JIRA
7 7 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.86%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.90%) CodeSonar
10 4 (1.90%) git-flow
10 4 (1.90%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.95%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.95%) JBehave
11 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.48%) Moq
General
1 27 (12.86%) Finance
2 20 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.62%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.19%) Electronics
4 13 (6.19%) Marketing
5 12 (5.71%) Games
6 3 (1.43%) Advertising
6 3 (1.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (38.10%) Spring
2 69 (32.86%) HTML
3 52 (24.76%) Hibernate
4 49 (23.33%) J2EE
5 42 (20.00%) CSS
6 35 (16.67%) Java EE
7 31 (14.76%) REST
8 30 (14.29%) .NET
9 28 (13.33%) Web Services
10 25 (11.90%) AngularJS
11 21 (10.00%) HTML5
12 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET
13 17 (8.10%) jQuery
14 15 (7.14%) JPA
14 15 (7.14%) SOAP
14 15 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (6.67%) EJB
15 14 (6.67%) Node.js
16 13 (6.19%) Spring MVC
16 13 (6.19%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (2.38%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.43%) Physics
5 3 (1.43%) PKI
5 3 (1.43%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.95%) Internet of Things
6 2 (0.95%) iPad
6 2 (0.95%) Wiki
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.48%) Replication
7 1 (0.48%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.29%) Linux
2 17 (8.10%) Unix
3 13 (6.19%) Android
3 13 (6.19%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.76%) Windows
5 8 (3.81%) AIX
6 4 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.95%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (77.62%) Software Engineering
2 123 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (27.14%) Scrum
4 47 (22.38%) Cybersecurity
5 39 (18.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 28 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 28 (13.33%) SDLC
6 28 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 26 (12.38%) Open Source
8 25 (11.90%) TDD
9 22 (10.48%) Automated Testing
10 20 (9.52%) OO
11 16 (7.62%) Multithreading
11 16 (7.62%) Reverse Engineering
12 15 (7.14%) User Stories
13 14 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
14 13 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (6.19%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (6.19%) Programme Management
14 13 (6.19%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 210 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (34.76%) JavaScript
3 63 (30.00%) SQL
4 56 (26.67%) C++
5 47 (22.38%) C#
6 37 (17.62%) Python
7 24 (11.43%) C
8 13 (6.19%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.29%) Embedded C
10 7 (3.33%) PHP
11 6 (2.86%) Perl
12 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.38%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.38%) Ruby
13 4 (1.90%) Scala
14 3 (1.43%) Groovy
14 3 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.95%) Clojure
15 2 (0.95%) F#
15 2 (0.95%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 59 (28.10%) Security Cleared
2 31 (14.76%) DV Cleared
3 19 (9.05%) Degree
4 14 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.38%) CCNA
5 5 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.90%) CISSP
6 4 (1.90%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (1.90%) GIAC
6 4 (1.90%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (1.90%) MCSE
6 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (1.90%) SANS
6 4 (1.90%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (1.90%) SSCP
7 1 (0.48%) RHCE
7 1 (0.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) ISO 14001
1 4 (1.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 33 (15.71%) Docker
2 4 (1.90%) vSphere
3 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) Gluster
4 1 (0.48%) iptables
4 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (13.81%) Ansible
2 27 (12.86%) Oozie
3 8 (3.81%) Puppet
4 4 (1.90%) Salt
5 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.48%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.48%) Graylog
6 1 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.48%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 34 (16.19%) Oracle
2 13 (6.19%) SAP
3 5 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.43%) VMware
5 2 (0.95%) Google
6 1 (0.48%) Apple
6 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco
6 1 (0.48%) New Relic
6 1 (0.48%) Qualys
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.48%) Splunk
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
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