The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 154 177 152
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 102 69 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.79% 1.17% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.20% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 90 69 67
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £49,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Bristol +10 46 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Devon +4 18 £36,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +9 14 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Somerset +1 11 £34,000 -9.33% 5
Dorset -3 5 £39,000 -20.40%
Wiltshire +7 3 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 178 (100.00%) Java
1 178 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 83 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (37.08%) Spring
4 62 (34.83%) Linux
5 60 (33.71%) Degree
6 56 (31.46%) C++
6 56 (31.46%) J2EE
7 54 (30.34%) SQL
7 54 (30.34%) OO
8 49 (27.53%) Oracle
9 47 (26.40%) JUnit
9 47 (26.40%) Eclipse
10 46 (25.84%) Python
10 46 (25.84%) Git (software)
11 42 (23.60%) Hibernate
11 42 (23.60%) UML
11 42 (23.60%) C#
12 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
12 40 (22.47%) Telecoms
12 40 (22.47%) Maven
12 40 (22.47%) Computer Science
13 37 (20.79%) VMware
13 37 (20.79%) Security Cleared
14 36 (20.22%) TDD
14 36 (20.22%) Web Services
15 35 (19.66%) Digital Media
16 33 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (18.54%) Scrum
17 32 (17.98%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (12.36%) JBoss
2 21 (11.80%) WebSphere
3 19 (10.67%) Tomcat
4 16 (8.99%) WebLogic
5 12 (6.74%) Apache
6 7 (3.93%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.93%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.37%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.74%) SaaS
2 8 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.49%) IaaS
3 6 (3.37%) Google App Engine
3 6 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.37%) PaaS
4 4 (2.25%) HP Helion
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.24%) TCP/IP
2 19 (10.67%) Internet
3 11 (6.18%) HTTP
4 5 (2.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.85%) Big Data
3 29 (16.29%) MySQL
4 28 (15.73%) NoSQL
5 22 (12.36%) Relational Database
6 17 (9.55%) Hadoop
7 15 (8.43%) RDBMS
8 13 (7.30%) Oracle Database
9 11 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (3.93%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.69%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (26.40%) Eclipse
1 47 (26.40%) JUnit
2 46 (25.84%) Git (software)
3 40 (22.47%) Maven
4 30 (16.85%) Ant
5 26 (14.61%) Jenkins
6 21 (11.80%) Subversion
7 19 (10.67%) Gradle
8 17 (9.55%) Artifactory
8 17 (9.55%) Hudson
8 17 (9.55%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (8.99%) Eclipse RCP
10 15 (8.43%) Rational Rhapsody
11 5 (2.81%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.81%) JIRA
11 5 (2.81%) Selenium
12 4 (2.25%) NetBeans
12 4 (2.25%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.69%) Mockito
14 2 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
General
1 40 (22.47%) Telecoms
2 20 (11.24%) Finance
3 15 (8.43%) Banking
4 13 (7.30%) Retail
5 8 (4.49%) Advertising
6 5 (2.81%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.81%) French Language
7 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.69%) Military
9 2 (1.12%) Electronics
9 2 (1.12%) Marketing
10 1 (0.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (37.08%) Spring
2 56 (31.46%) J2EE
3 42 (23.60%) Hibernate
4 36 (20.22%) Web Services
5 32 (17.98%) HTML
6 26 (14.61%) XML
7 23 (12.92%) CSS
8 19 (10.67%) JSON
9 18 (10.11%) JMS
10 17 (9.55%) Apache Camel
11 15 (8.43%) Java EE
11 15 (8.43%) OpenMP
11 15 (8.43%) REST
12 14 (7.87%) GWT
13 13 (7.30%) Spring MVC
14 12 (6.74%) AngularJS
14 12 (6.74%) Swing
14 12 (6.74%) WebSphere MQ
15 11 (6.18%) .NET
15 11 (6.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.47%) Computer Science
2 35 (19.66%) Digital Media
3 26 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (13.48%) Algorithms
5 16 (8.99%) Mathematics
6 12 (6.74%) Client/Server
6 12 (6.74%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (6.74%) N-Tier
6 12 (6.74%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.12%) Social Media
8 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 62 (34.83%) Linux
2 30 (16.85%) Unix
3 10 (5.62%) Windows
4 2 (1.12%) Android
4 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 83 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.34%) OO
4 42 (23.60%) UML
5 36 (20.22%) TDD
6 33 (18.54%) Scrum
7 28 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (15.17%) OOD
9 24 (13.48%) Validation
10 23 (12.92%) Unit Testing
11 21 (11.80%) OOP
12 19 (10.67%) Open Source
13 18 (10.11%) Multithreading
14 17 (9.55%) BDD
14 17 (9.55%) MVC
14 17 (9.55%) OOA/OOD
15 16 (8.99%) SOA
16 15 (8.43%) Concurrent Programming
16 15 (8.43%) Pair Programming
17 13 (7.30%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 178 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (31.46%) C++
3 54 (30.34%) SQL
4 46 (25.84%) Python
5 42 (23.60%) C#
6 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
7 17 (9.55%) MATLAB
8 15 (8.43%) Ruby
9 14 (7.87%) Perl
10 12 (6.74%) C
11 10 (5.62%) Scala
12 9 (5.06%) Clojure
13 6 (3.37%) Groovy
14 4 (2.25%) ActionScript
15 2 (1.12%) Fortran
15 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.56%) Ada
16 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (33.71%) Degree
2 37 (20.79%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.87%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) CCNA
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CISSP
5 1 (0.56%) GIAC
5 1 (0.56%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.56%) MCSE
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.56%) SANS
5 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.74%) ISO15022
1 12 (6.74%) ISO20022
2 11 (6.18%) DO-178B
3 10 (5.62%) QA
4 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.99%) Docker
3 14 (7.87%) Xen
4 6 (3.37%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (2.25%) KVM
5 4 (2.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (7.30%) Ansible
1 13 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (7.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (27.53%) Oracle
2 37 (20.79%) VMware
3 15 (8.43%) Google
3 15 (8.43%) hybris
3 15 (8.43%) Intel
4 9 (5.06%) BEA
4 9 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.06%) Sybase
5 6 (3.37%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.25%) Adobe
6 4 (2.25%) HP
6 4 (2.25%) IBM
7 2 (1.12%) Facebook
7 2 (1.12%) SAP
7 2 (1.12%) Twitter
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix
8 1 (0.56%) Telelogic
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