The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - 84 75
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 0 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.58% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.53% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 15
Average salary - £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java EE
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
281 326 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.36% 37.82% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 248 292 326
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Java EE
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Southampton region.

Java EE Salary Trend in Southampton

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (42.86%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Android
4 5 (35.71%) Java SE
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Android Development
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) User Experience
5 4 (28.57%) Sencha
5 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) UX Design
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) JPA
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) JUnit

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Android Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Junior
3 4 (28.57%) Junior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) JSON
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) Java SE
3 5 (35.71%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) JPA
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) JDBC
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Android Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) UX Design
3 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Sencha
2 1 (7.14%) Google