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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 184 172 195
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 45 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.74% 0.38%
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
5842 4869 5463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.10% 95.02% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4832 4197 4844
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -9 19 £33,500 -4.28%
Somerset -13 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire -3 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 1 September 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
1 103 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 61 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (58.25%) SQL
4 56 (54.37%) Spring
5 49 (47.57%) Degree
6 48 (46.60%) Scrum
7 44 (42.72%) Computer Science
8 42 (40.78%) Eclipse
9 41 (39.81%) Unit Testing
10 39 (37.86%) Finance
11 38 (36.89%) JBoss
12 36 (34.95%) HTML
13 35 (33.98%) Oracle
13 35 (33.98%) Eclipse RCP
14 34 (33.01%) Problem Management
15 33 (32.04%) GWT
15 33 (32.04%) Banking
15 33 (32.04%) French Language
15 33 (32.04%) WebSphere
15 33 (32.04%) JUnit
15 33 (32.04%) WebLogic
16 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
17 29 (28.16%) TDD
18 26 (25.24%) XML
18 26 (25.24%) E-Commerce
18 26 (25.24%) Relational Database
19 25 (24.27%) RDBMS
19 25 (24.27%) J2EE
20 22 (21.36%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 33 (32.04%) WebLogic
1 33 (32.04%) WebSphere
2 17 (16.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.91%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) HTTP
2 3 (2.91%) Internet
3 2 (1.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.24%) Relational Database
2 25 (24.27%) RDBMS
3 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.85%) DB2
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.94%) MySQL
7 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (40.78%) Eclipse
2 35 (33.98%) Eclipse RCP
3 33 (32.04%) JUnit
4 20 (19.42%) JIRA
5 18 (17.48%) Maven
5 18 (17.48%) Ant
6 17 (16.50%) Jenkins
7 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
8 10 (9.71%) Subversion
9 5 (4.85%) Selenium
General
1 39 (37.86%) Finance
2 33 (32.04%) Banking
2 33 (32.04%) French Language
3 18 (17.48%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (54.37%) Spring
2 36 (34.95%) HTML
3 33 (32.04%) GWT
4 26 (25.24%) XML
5 25 (24.27%) J2EE
6 22 (21.36%) XSLT
7 18 (17.48%) JMS
7 18 (17.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 18 (17.48%) JSP
7 18 (17.48%) Servlets
8 17 (16.50%) CSS
9 15 (14.56%) Hibernate
9 15 (14.56%) Struts
9 15 (14.56%) SWT
10 12 (11.65%) OSGi
10 12 (11.65%) MyBatis
11 9 (8.74%) Web Services
12 8 (7.77%) JPA
13 7 (6.80%) HTML5
13 7 (6.80%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 44 (42.72%) Computer Science
2 21 (20.39%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (17.48%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (17.48%) SWIFT
3 18 (17.48%) Client/Server
3 18 (17.48%) N-Tier
4 9 (8.74%) Open Source
5 3 (2.91%) RIA
6 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) UNIX
2 1 (0.97%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 61 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (46.60%) Scrum
4 41 (39.81%) Unit Testing
5 34 (33.01%) Problem Management
6 29 (28.16%) TDD
7 26 (25.24%) E-Commerce
8 18 (17.48%) UML
9 15 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.74%) OOD
11 7 (6.80%) Configuration Management
11 7 (6.80%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (6.80%) Web Development
12 6 (5.83%) BDD
13 4 (3.88%) Kanban
13 4 (3.88%) OOP
14 3 (2.91%) MVC
15 2 (1.94%) Risk Management
15 2 (1.94%) Pair Programming
15 2 (1.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (58.25%) SQL
3 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.85%) C#
4 5 (4.85%) C++
5 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.88%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (47.57%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.53%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (36.89%) JBoss
2 35 (33.98%) Oracle
3 22 (21.36%) hybris
4 18 (17.48%) IBM
4 18 (17.48%) VMware
4 18 (17.48%) Google
5 3 (2.91%) Adobe
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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