The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 246 - 209
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.084% - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £43,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Java SE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2580 2582 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.14% 42.44% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2200 1942
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 SE within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Devon - 4 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Lucene
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Wicket
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Ember.js
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) Lucene
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Wicket
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Ember.js
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
2 1 (20.00%) SWT
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase