The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 184 150 175
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 66 101 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 1.70% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.76% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61 94 58
Median salary £47,500 £51,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
Java Software 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
5386 5749 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.52% 96.98% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4573 4874 4987
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +6 26 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Somerset +11 21 £44,250 +4.11% 3
Bristol -52 13 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £45,000 -
Devon 0 2 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 118 (100.00%) Java
1 118 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 85 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (38.14%) Security Cleared
4 44 (37.29%) SQL
5 41 (34.75%) Spring
6 39 (33.05%) C++
7 38 (32.20%) JavaScript
7 38 (32.20%) Big Data
8 36 (30.51%) HTML
9 35 (29.66%) C#
10 34 (28.81%) Hadoop
11 33 (27.97%) NoSQL
11 33 (27.97%) Cybersecurity
12 32 (27.12%) Scrum
13 31 (26.27%) Hibernate
14 28 (23.73%) J2EE
15 26 (22.03%) Java EE
16 25 (21.19%) Degree
16 25 (21.19%) Oracle
17 24 (20.34%) CSS
17 24 (20.34%) Mentoring
18 22 (18.64%) Automated Testing
18 22 (18.64%) Open Source
18 22 (18.64%) DV Cleared
19 20 (16.95%) JUnit
19 20 (16.95%) Telecoms
20 19 (16.10%) Unit Testing
20 19 (16.10%) MongoDB
21 18 (15.25%) .NET

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.32%) JBoss
1 11 (9.32%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.47%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.78%) Apache
4 7 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (5.08%) Apache Pig
5 6 (5.08%) IIS
6 5 (4.24%) Apache Spark
7 4 (3.39%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.54%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) SaaS
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) Firewall
1 3 (2.54%) Internet
2 2 (1.69%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (1.69%) SS7
2 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.85%) IPv6
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.20%) Big Data
2 34 (28.81%) Hadoop
3 33 (27.97%) NoSQL
4 19 (16.10%) MongoDB
5 14 (11.86%) MySQL
6 9 (7.63%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (6.78%) Data Mining
8 6 (5.08%) Apache Hive
8 6 (5.08%) OrientDB
9 4 (3.39%) Neo4j
9 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.85%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (16.95%) JUnit
2 11 (9.32%) Maven
3 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.63%) Selenium
4 8 (6.78%) Cucumber
4 8 (6.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (6.78%) JIRA
5 6 (5.08%) Mockito
6 4 (3.39%) Ant
6 4 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.39%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.69%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.85%) git-flow
8 1 (0.85%) Hudson
8 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.85%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
8 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 20 (16.95%) Telecoms
2 15 (12.71%) Finance
3 10 (8.47%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.78%) Games
5 6 (5.08%) Electronics
5 6 (5.08%) Marketing
6 4 (3.39%) Banking
7 3 (2.54%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.69%) Advertising
9 1 (0.85%) French Language
9 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (34.75%) Spring
2 36 (30.51%) HTML
3 31 (26.27%) Hibernate
4 28 (23.73%) J2EE
5 26 (22.03%) Java EE
6 24 (20.34%) CSS
7 18 (15.25%) .NET
8 16 (13.56%) Web Services
9 13 (11.02%) AngularJS
10 12 (10.17%) EJB
10 12 (10.17%) HTML5
11 10 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (7.63%) CSS3
12 9 (7.63%) XML
13 8 (6.78%) JSF
13 8 (6.78%) REST
14 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET
14 7 (5.93%) jQuery
14 7 (5.93%) RESTful
15 6 (5.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.78%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.93%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.08%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (5.08%) Digital Media
4 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.24%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (3.39%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.54%) Physics
7 3 (2.54%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.54%) Wiki
8 2 (1.69%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.69%) iPad
8 2 (1.69%) PKI
9 1 (0.85%) Blog
9 1 (0.85%) IPTV
9 1 (0.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.41%) Linux
2 11 (9.32%) Unix
3 6 (5.08%) Android
3 6 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.39%) Windows
5 3 (2.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 85 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.97%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (27.12%) Scrum
5 24 (20.34%) Mentoring
6 22 (18.64%) Automated Testing
6 22 (18.64%) Open Source
7 19 (16.10%) Unit Testing
8 18 (15.25%) OO
9 16 (13.56%) SDLC
10 15 (12.71%) TDD
11 13 (11.02%) Multithreading
12 12 (10.17%) System Testing
13 11 (9.32%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (8.47%) Reverse Engineering
15 9 (7.63%) Ethical Hacking
15 9 (7.63%) Microservices
15 9 (7.63%) OOD
16 8 (6.78%) Threat Detection
17 7 (5.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (37.29%) SQL
3 39 (33.05%) C++
4 38 (32.20%) JavaScript
5 35 (29.66%) C#
6 17 (14.41%) Python
7 16 (13.56%) C
8 6 (5.08%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.24%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.24%) Ruby
10 4 (3.39%) Perl
10 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.39%) Scala
11 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.69%) Clojure
11 2 (1.69%) Erlang
11 2 (1.69%) F#
11 2 (1.69%) Groovy
11 2 (1.69%) Haskell
11 2 (1.69%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 45 (38.14%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.19%) Degree
3 22 (18.64%) DV Cleared
4 13 (11.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) CCNA
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
5 1 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.85%) GIAC
5 1 (0.85%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.85%) SANS
5 1 (0.85%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (0.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) ISO 14001
1 4 (3.39%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) ISO15022
2 3 (2.54%) ISO20022
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Docker
1 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (21.19%) Oracle
2 6 (5.08%) SAP
3 2 (1.69%) VMware
4 1 (0.85%) Apple
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.85%) Perforce
Taunton, Somerset
Cotterell Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago