The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 174 195 198
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 59 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.50% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57 25 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5893 4951 5365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.62% 95.01% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4904 4273 4740
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Software Engineer
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +4 23 £35,000 - 4
Somerset -8 19 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Wiltshire -2 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Dorset - 6 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire -7 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1
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 31 July 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (99.18%) Software Engineering
3 76 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (54.10%) Spring
5 65 (53.28%) SQL
6 54 (44.26%) Scrum
7 53 (43.44%) Degree
8 51 (41.80%) Eclipse
9 49 (40.16%) Finance
10 48 (39.34%) Computer Science
11 46 (37.70%) JUnit
12 43 (35.25%) JBoss
12 43 (35.25%) Eclipse RCP
13 41 (33.61%) HTML
14 40 (32.79%) Unit Testing
15 39 (31.97%) Oracle
16 37 (30.33%) WebLogic
16 37 (30.33%) Problem Management
16 37 (30.33%) GWT
16 37 (30.33%) French Language
16 37 (30.33%) WebSphere
16 37 (30.33%) Banking
17 35 (28.69%) TDD
18 30 (24.59%) hybris
19 29 (23.77%) J2EE
19 29 (23.77%) JavaScript
19 29 (23.77%) E-Commerce
20 27 (22.13%) RDBMS
20 27 (22.13%) XML
20 27 (22.13%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (30.33%) WebLogic
1 37 (30.33%) WebSphere
2 16 (13.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) Apache
5 1 (0.82%) Mule
5 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) VoIP
3 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.13%) RDBMS
1 27 (22.13%) Relational Database
2 24 (19.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.92%) Apache Hive
4 6 (4.92%) Big Data
4 6 (4.92%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.10%) DB2
5 5 (4.10%) MySQL
6 4 (3.28%) Redis
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 51 (41.80%) Eclipse
2 46 (37.70%) JUnit
3 43 (35.25%) Eclipse RCP
4 25 (20.49%) JIRA
5 21 (17.21%) Maven
6 20 (16.39%) Ant
7 16 (13.11%) Jenkins
8 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
9 13 (10.66%) Selenium
10 10 (8.20%) Subversion
11 5 (4.10%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.82%) FindBugs
12 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.82%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.82%) EasyMock
12 1 (0.82%) Mockito
12 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.82%) Checkstyle
General
1 49 (40.16%) Finance
2 37 (30.33%) French Language
2 37 (30.33%) Banking
3 26 (21.31%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Publishing
5 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (54.10%) Spring
2 41 (33.61%) HTML
3 37 (30.33%) GWT
4 29 (23.77%) J2EE
5 27 (22.13%) XML
6 24 (19.67%) XSLT
7 21 (17.21%) JSP
7 21 (17.21%) Servlets
8 20 (16.39%) WebSphere MQ
8 20 (16.39%) JMS
9 17 (13.93%) SWT
9 17 (13.93%) Struts
10 15 (12.30%) Hibernate
11 12 (9.84%) CSS
11 12 (9.84%) HTML5
12 11 (9.02%) Java EE
13 10 (8.20%) RESTful
13 10 (8.20%) Web Services
13 10 (8.20%) OSGi
14 9 (7.38%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 48 (39.34%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.39%) Client/Server
2 20 (16.39%) N-Tier
2 20 (16.39%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (16.39%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (16.39%) SWIFT
3 6 (4.92%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.85%) UNIX
2 1 (0.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (99.18%) Software Engineering
2 76 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (44.26%) Scrum
4 40 (32.79%) Unit Testing
5 37 (30.33%) Problem Management
6 35 (28.69%) TDD
7 29 (23.77%) E-Commerce
8 20 (16.39%) UML
9 11 (9.02%) OOD
10 10 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.38%) BDD
12 8 (6.56%) OOP
13 7 (5.74%) Configuration Management
14 6 (4.92%) Analytics
14 6 (4.92%) Multithreading
15 5 (4.10%) OOA/OOD
15 5 (4.10%) Product Management
15 5 (4.10%) Web Development
16 4 (3.28%) Kanban
17 2 (1.64%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (53.28%) SQL
3 29 (23.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.74%) C++
5 5 (4.10%) C
5 5 (4.10%) C#
6 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (43.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.75%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) JBoss
2 39 (31.97%) Oracle
3 30 (24.59%) hybris
4 20 (16.39%) VMware
4 20 (16.39%) IBM
4 20 (16.39%) Google
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago