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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 182 172 197
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 45 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.71% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.75% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 15
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
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
5864 4812 5444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 95.02% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4143 4828
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -12 19 £33,500 -4.28%
Somerset -13 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire -10 6 £45,000 +24.13%
Dorset - 4 £31,500 -
Devon - 1 £26,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
1 105 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 62 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (59.05%) SQL
3 57 (54.29%) Spring
4 50 (47.62%) Degree
5 49 (46.67%) Scrum
6 45 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 43 (40.95%) Eclipse
8 42 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 40 (38.10%) Finance
10 39 (37.14%) JBoss
11 37 (35.24%) HTML
12 36 (34.29%) Eclipse RCP
13 35 (33.33%) Oracle
13 35 (33.33%) Problem Management
14 34 (32.38%) GWT
14 34 (32.38%) Banking
14 34 (32.38%) French Language
14 34 (32.38%) WebSphere
14 34 (32.38%) JUnit
14 34 (32.38%) WebLogic
15 33 (31.43%) JavaScript
16 30 (28.57%) TDD
17 26 (24.76%) XML
17 26 (24.76%) E-Commerce
17 26 (24.76%) Relational Database
18 25 (23.81%) RDBMS
18 25 (23.81%) J2EE
19 23 (21.90%) hybris

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 34 (32.38%) WebLogic
1 34 (32.38%) WebSphere
2 17 (16.19%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.86%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) HTTP
2 3 (2.86%) Internet
3 2 (1.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) Relational Database
2 25 (23.81%) RDBMS
3 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.76%) DB2
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.90%) Big Data
6 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.90%) MySQL
7 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (40.95%) Eclipse
2 36 (34.29%) Eclipse RCP
3 34 (32.38%) JUnit
4 20 (19.05%) JIRA
5 18 (17.14%) Maven
5 18 (17.14%) Ant
6 17 (16.19%) Jenkins
7 13 (12.38%) Git (software)
8 10 (9.52%) Subversion
9 6 (5.71%) Selenium
10 1 (0.95%) FitNesse
General
1 40 (38.10%) Finance
2 34 (32.38%) Banking
2 34 (32.38%) French Language
3 19 (18.10%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (54.29%) Spring
2 37 (35.24%) HTML
3 34 (32.38%) GWT
4 26 (24.76%) XML
5 25 (23.81%) J2EE
6 22 (20.95%) XSLT
7 18 (17.14%) JMS
7 18 (17.14%) JSP
7 18 (17.14%) Servlets
7 18 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 17 (16.19%) CSS
9 16 (15.24%) Struts
9 16 (15.24%) SWT
10 15 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 12 (11.43%) OSGi
11 12 (11.43%) MyBatis
12 9 (8.57%) Web Services
13 8 (7.62%) JPA
14 7 (6.67%) Swing
14 7 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 45 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 21 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (17.14%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (17.14%) SWIFT
3 18 (17.14%) Client/Server
3 18 (17.14%) N-Tier
4 9 (8.57%) Open Source
5 3 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (0.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 62 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (46.67%) Scrum
4 42 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 35 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 30 (28.57%) TDD
7 26 (24.76%) E-Commerce
8 18 (17.14%) UML
9 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.52%) OOD
11 7 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 7 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (6.67%) Web Development
12 6 (5.71%) BDD
13 5 (4.76%) OOP
14 4 (3.81%) Kanban
15 3 (2.86%) MVC
16 2 (1.90%) Risk Management
16 2 (1.90%) Pair Programming
16 2 (1.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (59.05%) SQL
3 33 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.76%) C#
4 5 (4.76%) C++
5 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.81%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (47.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 39 (37.14%) JBoss
2 35 (33.33%) Oracle
3 23 (21.90%) hybris
4 18 (17.14%) IBM
4 18 (17.14%) VMware
4 18 (17.14%) Google
5 3 (2.86%) Adobe
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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