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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 214 164 182
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 26 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 1.16% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.21% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
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
5720 5031 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.56% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4835 4276 4642
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -19 24 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £50,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Java
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (92.16%) Spring
3 39 (76.47%) Eclipse
4 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
5 31 (60.78%) SQL
5 31 (60.78%) Unit Testing
6 29 (56.86%) Oracle
6 29 (56.86%) JUnit
7 28 (54.90%) XML
7 28 (54.90%) J2EE
8 27 (52.94%) WebLogic
8 27 (52.94%) JBoss
8 27 (52.94%) WebSphere
8 27 (52.94%) Finance
9 26 (50.98%) Degree
9 26 (50.98%) Computer Science
10 25 (49.02%) French Language
10 25 (49.02%) Problem Management
10 25 (49.02%) GWT
10 25 (49.02%) Eclipse RCP
10 25 (49.02%) Banking
11 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
12 22 (43.14%) HTML
13 21 (41.18%) TDD
14 19 (37.25%) Open Source
14 19 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (35.29%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 27 (52.94%) WebLogic
1 27 (52.94%) JBoss
1 27 (52.94%) WebSphere
2 13 (25.49%) Apache ServiceMix
2 13 (25.49%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) HTTP
2 5 (9.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) RDBMS
2 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (25.49%) MySQL
2 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (76.47%) Eclipse
2 29 (56.86%) JUnit
3 25 (49.02%) Eclipse RCP
4 16 (31.37%) Maven
5 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
5 14 (27.45%) Ant
5 14 (27.45%) Subversion
6 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.96%) Hudson
8 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 25 (49.02%) Banking
2 25 (49.02%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (92.16%) Spring
2 28 (54.90%) J2EE
2 28 (54.90%) XML
3 25 (49.02%) GWT
4 22 (43.14%) HTML
5 18 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 13 (25.49%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (25.49%) JMS
6 13 (25.49%) XSD
6 13 (25.49%) XSLT
6 13 (25.49%) JSP
6 13 (25.49%) Servlets
6 13 (25.49%) OSGi
7 12 (23.53%) SWT
7 12 (23.53%) Struts
7 12 (23.53%) MyBatis
8 9 (17.65%) Web Services
8 9 (17.65%) CSS
9 6 (11.76%) HTML5
10 5 (9.80%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.98%) Computer Science
2 19 (37.25%) Open Source
3 18 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (25.49%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (25.49%) SWIFT
4 13 (25.49%) Client/Server
4 13 (25.49%) N-Tier
5 5 (9.80%) RIA
5 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) UNIX
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (60.78%) Unit Testing
4 25 (49.02%) Problem Management
5 21 (41.18%) TDD
6 19 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (31.37%) Scrum
8 13 (25.49%) UML
8 13 (25.49%) Web Application Development
9 8 (15.69%) Web Development
10 6 (11.76%) MVC
11 3 (5.88%) Kanban
12 2 (3.92%) Cyber Security
12 2 (3.92%) OOA/OOD
13 1 (1.96%) OO
13 1 (1.96%) OOD
13 1 (1.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
3 31 (60.78%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) IBM
2 13 (25.49%) VMware
2 13 (25.49%) Google
3 5 (9.80%) Adobe
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