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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 220 160 189
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 20 58 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 1.10% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.15% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 57 35
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +13.15%
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
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -20 19 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Java
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (90.91%) Spring
3 35 (79.55%) Eclipse
4 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
6 28 (63.64%) Oracle
7 27 (61.36%) JUnit
8 26 (59.09%) XML
8 26 (59.09%) SQL
8 26 (59.09%) J2EE
9 23 (52.27%) WebLogic
9 23 (52.27%) JBoss
9 23 (52.27%) Finance
9 23 (52.27%) WebSphere
9 23 (52.27%) Unit Testing
10 22 (50.00%) Degree
11 21 (47.73%) Computer Science
11 21 (47.73%) French Language
11 21 (47.73%) Problem Management
11 21 (47.73%) GWT
11 21 (47.73%) Eclipse RCP
11 21 (47.73%) Banking
11 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
12 16 (36.36%) TDD
12 16 (36.36%) HTML
12 16 (36.36%) Open Source
13 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (34.09%) Maven
13 15 (34.09%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 23 (52.27%) WebLogic
1 23 (52.27%) JBoss
1 23 (52.27%) WebSphere
2 13 (29.55%) Tomcat
3 11 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.27%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) HP Helion
1 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (29.55%) MySQL
3 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (79.55%) Eclipse
2 27 (61.36%) JUnit
3 21 (47.73%) Eclipse RCP
4 15 (34.09%) Maven
5 14 (31.82%) Subversion
6 13 (29.55%) Ant
6 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
7 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.55%) Hudson
9 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.27%) Gradle
9 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) Banking
2 21 (47.73%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) Spring
2 26 (59.09%) J2EE
2 26 (59.09%) XML
3 21 (47.73%) GWT
4 16 (36.36%) HTML
5 15 (34.09%) Hibernate
6 13 (29.55%) XSD
7 11 (25.00%) XSLT
7 11 (25.00%) JSP
7 11 (25.00%) Servlets
7 11 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (25.00%) JMS
7 11 (25.00%) OSGi
8 10 (22.73%) SWT
8 10 (22.73%) Struts
8 10 (22.73%) MyBatis
9 7 (15.91%) Web Services
10 5 (11.36%) CSS
11 4 (9.09%) REST
12 3 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Computer Science
2 16 (36.36%) Open Source
3 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (25.00%) SWIFT
4 11 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 11 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) UNIX
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) Unit Testing
4 21 (47.73%) Problem Management
5 16 (36.36%) TDD
6 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (31.82%) Scrum
8 13 (29.55%) Web Application Development
9 11 (25.00%) UML
10 5 (11.36%) Web Development
11 3 (6.82%) Kanban
11 3 (6.82%) MVC
12 2 (4.55%) Cyber Security
13 1 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
13 1 (2.27%) OO
13 1 (2.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
3 26 (59.09%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Scala
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) Clojure
4 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
2 12 (27.27%) Google
3 11 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago