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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 225 210 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £63,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +34.21%
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
5900 4912 5429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.16% 94.92% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4224 4806
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014. 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 0 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Big Data
3 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) Apache Solr
3 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Swing
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Batch
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Swing
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter