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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
England / South West
Rank 136 153 169
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 102 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.02% 1.74% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.79% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 84 88 70
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
4880 5635 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 97.17% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4055 4694 4858
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Somerset +21 35 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Gloucestershire +1 31 £40,000 -11.11%
Bristol -22 21 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Wiltshire +20 7 £42,500 +66.66%
Dorset +31 4 £30,000 -21.05% 2
Devon -12 4 £57,500 +59.72% 2
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Java
1 171 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (46.20%) C++
3 79 (46.20%) Security Cleared
4 68 (39.77%) JavaScript
5 66 (38.60%) Spring
6 60 (35.09%) HTML
7 57 (33.33%) C#
8 51 (29.82%) SQL
9 48 (28.07%) Linux
10 46 (26.90%) Scrum
11 44 (25.73%) Hibernate
11 44 (25.73%) Cybersecurity
12 42 (24.56%) NoSQL
12 42 (24.56%) C
13 40 (23.39%) Unit Testing
14 38 (22.22%) MongoDB
15 37 (21.64%) DV Cleared
16 36 (21.05%) Java EE
17 35 (20.47%) .NET
18 34 (19.88%) Oracle
18 34 (19.88%) SQL Server
18 34 (19.88%) REST
19 32 (18.71%) JUnit
19 32 (18.71%) Big Data
20 31 (18.13%) J2EE
20 31 (18.13%) Python
21 27 (15.79%) MySQL
22 26 (15.20%) CSS

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 18 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (9.94%) WebLogic
3 15 (8.77%) JBoss
4 12 (7.02%) Apache
4 12 (7.02%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.85%) Confluence
5 10 (5.85%) IIS
6 9 (5.26%) Apache Pig
7 8 (4.68%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.02%) SaaS
2 7 (4.09%) GitHub
3 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) Firewall
1 4 (2.34%) HTTP
1 4 (2.34%) SSL
1 4 (2.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.17%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.56%) NoSQL
2 38 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 34 (19.88%) SQL Server
4 32 (18.71%) Big Data
5 27 (15.79%) MySQL
6 21 (12.28%) Hadoop
7 11 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (6.43%) OrientDB
8 10 (5.85%) Apache Hive
9 9 (5.26%) Data Mining
10 7 (4.09%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.34%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.75%) Triplestore
14 1 (0.58%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (18.71%) JUnit
2 23 (13.45%) JIRA
3 19 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (9.36%) Jenkins
4 16 (9.36%) Mockito
4 16 (9.36%) Selenium
5 15 (8.77%) Git (software)
6 14 (8.19%) Bitbucket
7 12 (7.02%) Ant
7 12 (7.02%) Maven
8 11 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (5.26%) Robot Framework
10 8 (4.68%) Cucumber
10 8 (4.68%) EasyMock
11 5 (2.92%) Gradle
11 5 (2.92%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.92%) JMeter
11 5 (2.92%) Liquibase
11 5 (2.92%) QUnit
12 4 (2.34%) CodeSonar
General
1 26 (15.20%) Finance
2 24 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.60%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.85%) Electronics
4 10 (5.85%) Marketing
5 7 (4.09%) Games
6 6 (3.51%) Banking
7 5 (2.92%) Military
8 4 (2.34%) Advertising
9 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (38.60%) Spring
2 60 (35.09%) HTML
3 44 (25.73%) Hibernate
4 36 (21.05%) Java EE
5 35 (20.47%) .NET
6 34 (19.88%) REST
7 31 (18.13%) J2EE
8 26 (15.20%) CSS
9 23 (13.45%) HTML5
10 19 (11.11%) Web Services
11 18 (10.53%) Spring MVC
12 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET
13 16 (9.36%) JPA
14 15 (8.77%) AngularJS
14 15 (8.77%) RESTful
14 15 (8.77%) SOAP
15 14 (8.19%) EJB
15 14 (8.19%) JSF
15 14 (8.19%) XML
16 13 (7.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.77%) Algorithms
2 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.85%) Wiki
4 9 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
5 8 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.34%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.34%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.17%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.17%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.17%) PKI
8 2 (1.17%) RIA
9 1 (0.58%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.07%) Linux
2 15 (8.77%) Windows
3 12 (7.02%) Unix
4 10 (5.85%) Android
4 10 (5.85%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.26%) AIX
6 7 (4.09%) CentOS
6 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.92%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.92%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (26.90%) Scrum
4 44 (25.73%) Cybersecurity
5 40 (23.39%) Unit Testing
6 25 (14.62%) Automated Testing
7 24 (14.04%) OO
8 22 (12.87%) SDLC
9 21 (12.28%) MVC
10 20 (11.70%) Customer Requirements
10 20 (11.70%) TDD
11 18 (10.53%) UML
12 16 (9.36%) OOD
12 16 (9.36%) Reverse Engineering
13 14 (8.19%) DevOps
14 13 (7.60%) Ethical Hacking
14 13 (7.60%) ITIL
14 13 (7.60%) Web Development
15 12 (7.02%) Service Delivery
16 11 (6.43%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 79 (46.20%) C++
3 68 (39.77%) JavaScript
4 57 (33.33%) C#
5 51 (29.82%) SQL
6 42 (24.56%) C
7 31 (18.13%) Python
8 10 (5.85%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.51%) Groovy
9 6 (3.51%) PHP
10 5 (2.92%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.34%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.75%) Ruby
12 3 (1.75%) Scala
12 3 (1.75%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.17%) Erlang
13 2 (1.17%) F#
13 2 (1.17%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 79 (46.20%) Security Cleared
2 37 (21.64%) DV Cleared
3 21 (12.28%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.77%) Degree
5 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.34%) CCNA
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.34%) CISSP
6 4 (2.34%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.34%) GIAC
6 4 (2.34%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (2.34%) MCSE
6 4 (2.34%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (2.34%) PhD
6 4 (2.34%) SANS
6 4 (2.34%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (2.34%) SSCP
7 2 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Docker
2 4 (2.34%) vSphere
3 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) Puppet
1 4 (2.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (19.88%) Oracle
2 10 (5.85%) SAP
3 7 (4.09%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.17%) VMware
6 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
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