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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - 83 76
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.70% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.88% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 16
Average salary - £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
301 319 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.07% 37.31% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 268 290 293
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 3 September 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Java SE
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Android Development
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) Sencha
3 3 (42.86%) UX Design
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) BDD

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Android Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Junior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Junior
4 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Java SE
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) JPA
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Android Development
3 3 (42.86%) UX Design
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sencha
2 1 (14.29%) Google