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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
England / South West
Rank 148 144 179
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 79 97 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.59% 1.74% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.79% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 60
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%

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
4791 5428 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.65% 97.24% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 4617 5042
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,294 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Gloucestershire +1 32 £45,000 - 3
Somerset +22 30 £42,000 +23.52% 6
Bristol -30 10 £38,750 -3.12% 6
Wiltshire +27 5 £42,500 +66.66%
Dorset +17 2 £30,000 -23.07% 3
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Java
1 152 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 83 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (45.39%) Security Cleared
4 68 (44.74%) JavaScript
5 65 (42.76%) C++
5 65 (42.76%) Spring
6 59 (38.82%) HTML
7 54 (35.53%) C#
7 54 (35.53%) SQL
8 48 (31.58%) Hibernate
9 46 (30.26%) Scrum
10 45 (29.61%) Cybersecurity
11 44 (28.95%) NoSQL
12 40 (26.32%) MongoDB
13 38 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 38 (25.00%) Java EE
13 38 (25.00%) Linux
14 37 (24.34%) Big Data
15 36 (23.68%) J2EE
16 35 (23.03%) Oracle
16 35 (23.03%) JUnit
16 35 (23.03%) DV Cleared
17 34 (22.37%) SQL Server
17 34 (22.37%) .NET
18 32 (21.05%) C
19 31 (20.39%) REST
20 28 (18.42%) CSS
20 28 (18.42%) Python
21 27 (17.76%) MySQL

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 19 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 16 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (10.53%) JBoss
3 12 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 11 (7.24%) Apache Pig
4 11 (7.24%) IIS
5 8 (5.26%) Apache
6 7 (4.61%) Confluence
7 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) SaaS
2 4 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.63%) GitHub
3 3 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) Firewall
1 4 (2.63%) HTTP
1 4 (2.63%) SSL
1 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.32%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.95%) NoSQL
2 40 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 37 (24.34%) Big Data
4 34 (22.37%) SQL Server
5 27 (17.76%) MySQL
6 21 (13.82%) Hadoop
7 12 (7.89%) Apache Hive
8 11 (7.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (7.24%) OrientDB
9 10 (6.58%) Data Mining
10 6 (3.95%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.29%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.66%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.66%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (23.03%) JUnit
2 17 (11.18%) JIRA
3 16 (10.53%) Mockito
4 15 (9.87%) Selenium
5 14 (9.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (7.24%) Bitbucket
6 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
6 11 (7.24%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.92%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.92%) Maven
8 8 (5.26%) Ant
9 7 (4.61%) Robot Framework
9 7 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.29%) EasyMock
11 4 (2.63%) CodeSonar
11 4 (2.63%) git-flow
11 4 (2.63%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.97%) Gradle
12 3 (1.97%) Liquibase
12 3 (1.97%) QUnit
General
1 24 (15.79%) Finance
2 20 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.87%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.89%) Electronics
4 12 (7.89%) Marketing
5 9 (5.92%) Games
6 3 (1.97%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.97%) Military
7 2 (1.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Banking
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
8 1 (0.66%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (42.76%) Spring
2 59 (38.82%) HTML
3 48 (31.58%) Hibernate
4 38 (25.00%) Java EE
5 36 (23.68%) J2EE
6 34 (22.37%) .NET
7 31 (20.39%) REST
8 28 (18.42%) CSS
9 20 (13.16%) HTML5
10 18 (11.84%) ASP.NET
11 16 (10.53%) Spring MVC
12 15 (9.87%) JPA
12 15 (9.87%) Web Services
13 14 (9.21%) CSS3
14 13 (8.55%) EJB
15 12 (7.89%) AngularJS
15 12 (7.89%) GWT
15 12 (7.89%) Java SE
16 11 (7.24%) RESTful
16 11 (7.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.89%) Algorithms
2 10 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.92%) Cyber Defence
4 7 (4.61%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.61%) Wiki
5 5 (3.29%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.29%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.97%) PKI
7 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.32%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.32%) Physics
8 1 (0.66%) 3D Printing
8 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (7.89%) Unix
3 11 (7.24%) Android
3 11 (7.24%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.24%) Windows
4 9 (5.92%) AIX
5 4 (2.63%) CentOS
5 4 (2.63%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 83 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (30.26%) Scrum
4 45 (29.61%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 21 (13.82%) OO
7 20 (13.16%) Automated Testing
7 20 (13.16%) SDLC
8 16 (10.53%) MVC
8 16 (10.53%) TDD
9 15 (9.87%) Reverse Engineering
10 14 (9.21%) Ethical Hacking
10 14 (9.21%) OOD
11 13 (8.55%) Multithreading
12 12 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.89%) DevOps
12 12 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (7.89%) Programme Management
13 11 (7.24%) Coaching
13 11 (7.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 152 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 65 (42.76%) C++
4 54 (35.53%) C#
4 54 (35.53%) SQL
5 32 (21.05%) C
6 28 (18.42%) Python
7 11 (7.24%) Objective-C
8 7 (4.61%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.63%) Groovy
9 4 (2.63%) PHP
9 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.63%) Ruby
10 3 (1.97%) Perl
10 3 (1.97%) Scala
11 2 (1.32%) Clojure
11 2 (1.32%) F#
11 2 (1.32%) Lisp
11 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (45.39%) Security Cleared
2 35 (23.03%) DV Cleared
3 18 (11.84%) Degree
3 18 (11.84%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.63%) CCNA
4 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.63%) CISSP
4 4 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (2.63%) GIAC
4 4 (2.63%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (2.63%) MCSE
4 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (2.63%) SANS
4 4 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (2.63%) SSCP
5 2 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.29%) Docker
2 4 (2.63%) vSphere
3 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Puppet
1 4 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (23.03%) Oracle
2 12 (7.89%) SAP
3 4 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.97%) VMware
5 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.66%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Taunton
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32k - £35k per annum + Possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago