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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 184 179 159
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 49 64 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 1.10% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.13% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 81
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.80%
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
5096 5667 5930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.29% 97.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4758 4931
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Bristol +3 27 £40,000 +6.66%
Gloucestershire - 17 £50,000 - 3
Somerset -6 3 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Devon -17 1 - -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Java
2 142 (99.30%) Software Engineering
3 86 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (54.55%) Spring
5 68 (47.55%) SQL
6 56 (39.16%) J2EE
7 54 (37.76%) Degree
8 51 (35.66%) JavaScript
9 49 (34.27%) C++
9 49 (34.27%) Eclipse
9 49 (34.27%) Computer Science
10 46 (32.17%) Web Services
11 44 (30.77%) Oracle
11 44 (30.77%) OO
12 41 (28.67%) Hibernate
13 40 (27.97%) JUnit
13 40 (27.97%) HTML
14 39 (27.27%) C#
15 37 (25.87%) Scrum
16 36 (25.17%) Maven
17 34 (23.78%) MySQL
17 34 (23.78%) Security Cleared
17 34 (23.78%) Git (software)
18 33 (23.08%) Linux
18 33 (23.08%) TDD
19 32 (22.38%) NoSQL
20 31 (21.68%) CSS
21 30 (20.98%) Big Data
21 30 (20.98%) Relational Database
22 29 (20.28%) Hadoop

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 24 (16.78%) WebSphere
2 19 (13.29%) Apache
2 19 (13.29%) JBoss
3 16 (11.19%) Apache Spark
4 15 (10.49%) Apache Solr
4 15 (10.49%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (9.79%) Tomcat
6 11 (7.69%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.10%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) IIS
8 1 (0.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) HTTP
2 7 (4.90%) Internet
3 5 (3.50%) SSL
4 2 (1.40%) Firewall
4 2 (1.40%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.78%) MySQL
2 32 (22.38%) NoSQL
3 30 (20.98%) Big Data
3 30 (20.98%) Relational Database
4 29 (20.28%) Hadoop
5 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
6 13 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 12 (8.39%) MongoDB
8 10 (6.99%) RDBMS
9 9 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (4.20%) Neo4j
10 6 (4.20%) OrientDB
11 5 (3.50%) Data Mining
11 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (2.10%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 49 (34.27%) Eclipse
2 40 (27.97%) JUnit
3 36 (25.17%) Maven
4 34 (23.78%) Git (software)
5 19 (13.29%) Ant
6 17 (11.89%) Subversion
7 11 (7.69%) JIRA
8 10 (6.99%) Jenkins
9 8 (5.59%) Cucumber
9 8 (5.59%) Selenium
10 6 (4.20%) Eclipse RCP
11 5 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (3.50%) Bitbucket
12 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
13 3 (2.10%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.70%) CppUnit
14 1 (0.70%) LabVIEW
14 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (16.08%) Telecoms
2 21 (14.69%) Finance
3 19 (13.29%) Banking
4 14 (9.79%) Retail
5 11 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 7 (4.90%) Advertising
7 5 (3.50%) French Language
8 4 (2.80%) Aerospace
9 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.40%) Military
11 1 (0.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (54.55%) Spring
2 56 (39.16%) J2EE
3 46 (32.17%) Web Services
4 41 (28.67%) Hibernate
5 40 (27.97%) HTML
6 31 (21.68%) CSS
7 25 (17.48%) AngularJS
7 25 (17.48%) JMS
7 25 (17.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 24 (16.78%) RESTful
9 23 (16.08%) XML
10 21 (14.69%) Java EE
10 21 (14.69%) JSON
11 19 (13.29%) Apache Camel
11 19 (13.29%) HTML5
12 18 (12.59%) WebSphere MQ
13 15 (10.49%) Lucene
14 14 (9.79%) CSS3
14 14 (9.79%) JSF
14 14 (9.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (34.27%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.59%) Client/Server
2 18 (12.59%) Digital Media
2 18 (12.59%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (12.59%) N-Tier
3 16 (11.19%) SWIFT
4 13 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 11 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.10%) User Experience
6 3 (2.10%) Wiki
7 2 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.70%) Blog
8 1 (0.70%) Fintech
8 1 (0.70%) IPTV
8 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.70%) Social Media
8 1 (0.70%) VHDL
8 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.08%) Linux
2 20 (13.99%) Unix
3 10 (6.99%) Windows
4 1 (0.70%) AIX
4 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (99.30%) Software Engineering
2 86 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (30.77%) OO
4 37 (25.87%) Scrum
5 33 (23.08%) TDD
6 28 (19.58%) BDD
7 26 (18.18%) OOD
8 25 (17.48%) Unit Testing
9 24 (16.78%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (13.29%) OOA/OOD
11 19 (13.29%) Translating Business Requirements
12 18 (12.59%) Open Source
12 18 (12.59%) UML
13 16 (11.19%) Problem Management
14 15 (10.49%) MVC
14 15 (10.49%) SOA
15 14 (9.79%) OOP
15 14 (9.79%) Procedural Programming
16 13 (9.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (47.55%) SQL
3 51 (35.66%) JavaScript
4 49 (34.27%) C++
5 39 (27.27%) C#
6 22 (15.38%) C
7 12 (8.39%) Python
8 9 (6.29%) Scala
9 7 (4.90%) Groovy
10 6 (4.20%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.20%) Ruby
11 3 (2.10%) Clojure
12 2 (1.40%) Perl
13 1 (0.70%) Ada
13 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.70%) Fortran
13 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (37.76%) Degree
2 34 (23.78%) Security Cleared
3 20 (13.99%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.59%) QA
2 16 (11.19%) ISO15022
2 16 (11.19%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.50%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 44 (30.77%) Oracle
2 12 (8.39%) hybris
3 11 (7.69%) VMware
4 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.50%) BEA
5 5 (3.50%) Google
5 5 (3.50%) Sybase
6 1 (0.70%) Citrix
6 1 (0.70%) Facebook
6 1 (0.70%) Perforce
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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