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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 227 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.035% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.38%
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
2569 2529 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.85% 43.69% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2222 2291
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 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Advertising
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) JSF
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (25.00%) EJB
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) JDBC
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Swing
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Hudson
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) JDBC
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Swing
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared