The first table below looks at the demand for Java SE skills 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 SE over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 215 212
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.096% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2672 2307 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.36% 44.27% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2061 2047
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java SE
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the South West region.

Java SE Salary Trend in the South West

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 2 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) FindBugs
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 2 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) MooTools
2 1 (50.00%) Castor
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
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