The first table below looks at the demand for Java 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 101 113 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.66% 12.49% 17.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.01% 22.78% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 96 108 153
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
439 496 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 50.69% 54.81% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 405 473 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Hampshire

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Java
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Java Salary Trend in Southampton

Java
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Java 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.

1 70 (39.55%) Software Engineering
2 67 (37.85%) Oracle
3 58 (32.77%) C++
4 55 (31.07%) C#
5 49 (27.68%) SQL
6 40 (22.60%) XML
6 40 (22.60%) Linux
6 40 (22.60%) Degree
7 39 (22.03%) SQL Server
8 36 (20.34%) C
9 34 (19.21%) .NET
10 31 (17.51%) ISO 9001
10 31 (17.51%) Kindle
11 30 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (16.38%) J2EE
13 28 (15.82%) Scrum
13 28 (15.82%) Spring
14 27 (15.25%) HTML
15 26 (14.69%) Windows
16 25 (14.12%) MySQL
16 25 (14.12%) TDD
17 23 (12.99%) PHP
18 22 (12.43%) SSL
18 22 (12.43%) JavaScript
18 22 (12.43%) FTP
18 22 (12.43%) Embedded Linux
18 22 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (11.86%) Web Services
20 19 (10.73%) PL/SQL
20 19 (10.73%) Web Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.60%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.39%) Apache
3 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.26%) Confluence
5 3 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.13%) Node.js
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.56%) FileNet
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.43%) FTP
1 22 (12.43%) SSL
2 18 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.82%) HTTP
4 3 (1.69%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.69%) 3G
4 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.69%) 2G
4 3 (1.69%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.69%) 4G
5 2 (1.13%) Firewall
5 2 (1.13%) LDAP
5 2 (1.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) SMTP
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.12%) MySQL
3 16 (9.04%) Oracle Database
4 15 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 14 (7.91%) RDBMS
6 13 (7.34%) OLAP
6 13 (7.34%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (3.39%) Big Data
8 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.47%) Subversion
2 9 (5.08%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (3.39%) JUnit
3 6 (3.39%) Xcode
4 5 (2.82%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (2.82%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.26%) JIRA
5 4 (2.26%) Selenium
6 3 (1.69%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.56%) Behat
8 1 (0.56%) Hudson
8 1 (0.56%) GCC
8 1 (0.56%) GDB
8 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.56%) Maven
8 1 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 17 (9.60%) Retail
2 14 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.78%) Finance
4 6 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (1.13%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (42.37%) Developer
2 43 (24.29%) Software Engineer
3 29 (16.38%) Java Developer
4 23 (12.99%) Software Developer
5 22 (12.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 19 (10.73%) Development Manager
7 15 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 14 (7.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (6.78%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) Software Development Manager
10 9 (5.08%) Software Manager
11 8 (4.52%) C Software Engineer
11 8 (4.52%) Architect
12 7 (3.95%) Consultant
12 7 (3.95%) Technical Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Business Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (3.39%) iOS Developer
14 5 (2.82%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.60%) XML
2 34 (19.21%) .NET
3 29 (16.38%) J2EE
4 28 (15.82%) Spring
5 27 (15.25%) HTML
6 21 (11.86%) Web Services
7 16 (9.04%) CSS
8 12 (6.78%) JSP
9 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET
9 9 (5.08%) jQuery
10 8 (4.52%) Hibernate
11 7 (3.95%) Java EE
12 6 (3.39%) Spring Integration
13 5 (2.82%) SWT
13 5 (2.82%) STL
14 4 (2.26%) SOAP
14 4 (2.26%) MFC
14 4 (2.26%) Grails
14 4 (2.26%) JSF
15 3 (1.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.51%) Kindle
2 15 (8.47%) EMV
2 15 (8.47%) Cryptography
3 13 (7.34%) EFT
3 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.78%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.08%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.39%) Open Source
6 6 (3.39%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.26%) Physics
8 3 (1.69%) Handset
9 2 (1.13%) Clustering
10 1 (0.56%) Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) iPad
10 1 (0.56%) CMDB
10 1 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.60%) Linux
2 26 (14.69%) Windows
3 22 (12.43%) Embedded Linux
4 15 (8.47%) Apple iOS
5 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.21%) Android
7 6 (3.39%) UNIX
8 2 (1.13%) CentOS
8 2 (1.13%) AIX
8 2 (1.13%) Solaris
8 2 (1.13%) Debian
8 2 (1.13%) Fedora
8 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (39.55%) Software Engineering
2 30 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.82%) Scrum
4 25 (14.12%) TDD
5 22 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (10.73%) Web Development
7 16 (9.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (7.34%) ETL
8 13 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (7.34%) OO
9 12 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
10 11 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.65%) Customer Engagement
11 10 (5.65%) Analytics
11 10 (5.65%) iOS Development
12 9 (5.08%) Android Development
13 8 (4.52%) Signal Processing
14 7 (3.95%) ERP
14 7 (3.95%) SOA
14 7 (3.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.77%) C++
2 55 (31.07%) C#
3 49 (27.68%) SQL
4 36 (20.34%) C
5 23 (12.99%) PHP
6 22 (12.43%) JavaScript
7 19 (10.73%) PL/SQL
8 17 (9.60%) Objective-C
9 13 (7.34%) Embedded C++
10 12 (6.78%) Python
11 9 (5.08%) Embedded C
12 8 (4.52%) VB.NET
13 6 (3.39%) Perl
14 4 (2.26%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.69%) Ruby
15 3 (1.69%) VB
15 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.56%) R
16 1 (0.56%) Groovy
16 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (22.60%) Degree
2 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.82%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (17.51%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) zsh
Vendors
1 67 (37.85%) Oracle
2 11 (6.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.95%) VeriFone
4 5 (2.82%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.82%) EMC
5 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.13%) VMware
5 2 (1.13%) Sage
6 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.56%) webMethods
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
6 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.56%) Sun
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 10% Annual bonus + Excellent Pension and benef
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: From £39,242 to £46,786 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health Care,
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago