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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 225 - 224
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.068% - 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £38,750 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +14.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2548 2522 2370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.36% 46.07% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 2300 2140
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Java SE Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Somerset - 2 £33,750 - 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) JSP
3 5 (62.50%) Servlets
3 5 (62.50%) EJB
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) JSF
3 5 (62.50%) Validation
3 5 (62.50%) Java EE
3 5 (62.50%) JSTL
3 5 (62.50%) FitNesse
3 5 (62.50%) JPA
3 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) ATDD
4 4 (50.00%) FindBugs
4 4 (50.00%) Mockito
4 4 (50.00%) EasyMock
4 4 (50.00%) ICEfaces
4 4 (50.00%) Checkstyle
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Maven
6 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (25.00%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (12.50%) Mule
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) FitNesse
1 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) FindBugs
2 4 (50.00%) Mockito
2 4 (50.00%) EasyMock
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Checkstyle
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) JSUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) EJB
2 5 (62.50%) JSF
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
2 5 (62.50%) Servlets
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) JSTL
2 5 (62.50%) JPA
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) ICEfaces
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) MooTools
4 2 (25.00%) Dojo
4 2 (25.00%) Swing
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Axis
5 1 (12.50%) Castor
5 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Validation
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) ATDD
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago