The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 83 86 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.51% 10.51% 11.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.44% 20.82% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 82 85 99
Average salary £43,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £31,015 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
406 413 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 46.51% 50.49% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 386 400 410
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (42.42%) Software Engineering
2 66 (40.00%) Oracle
3 65 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (34.55%) SQL
5 51 (30.91%) C++
6 44 (26.67%) C#
6 44 (26.67%) Degree
7 37 (22.42%) Kindle
7 37 (22.42%) ISO 9001
8 34 (20.61%) SQL Server
9 33 (20.00%) XML
10 31 (18.79%) Scrum
11 30 (18.18%) HTML
11 30 (18.18%) Coaching
12 29 (17.58%) Mentoring
12 29 (17.58%) C
12 29 (17.58%) .NET
13 28 (16.97%) PHP
14 27 (16.36%) Web Services
14 27 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (15.76%) TDD
15 26 (15.76%) JavaScript
15 26 (15.76%) Windows
16 25 (15.15%) Linux
16 25 (15.15%) J2EE
16 25 (15.15%) Spring
17 22 (13.33%) MySQL
18 21 (12.73%) CSS
19 20 (12.12%) Tomcat
20 19 (11.52%) PL/SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 20 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.42%) Apache
4 2 (1.21%) Node.js
4 2 (1.21%) IIS
4 2 (1.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.88%) FTP
1 13 (7.88%) SSL
2 10 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.03%) HTTP
4 3 (1.82%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.82%) 3G
4 3 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.82%) 2G
4 3 (1.82%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.82%) 4G
5 2 (1.21%) Firewall
5 2 (1.21%) LDAP
5 2 (1.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) VPN
6 1 (0.61%) SMTP
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.33%) MySQL
3 18 (10.91%) Oracle Database
4 15 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.09%) OLAP
4 15 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 15 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.82%) Big Data
7 2 (1.21%) DB2
7 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (7.88%) Subversion
2 10 (6.06%) JUnit
3 9 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.45%) Eclipse
4 8 (4.85%) Eclipse RCP
5 6 (3.64%) Xcode
6 4 (2.42%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.82%) JIRA
7 3 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.21%) GCC
9 1 (0.61%) GDB
9 1 (0.61%) Selenium
9 1 (0.61%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (6.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (44.24%) Developer
2 34 (20.61%) Software Engineer
3 31 (18.79%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.91%) Software Developer
5 16 (9.70%) Architect
5 16 (9.70%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (7.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 12 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (7.27%) Development Manager
9 11 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.45%) iOS Developer
11 7 (4.24%) Technical Developer
11 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (4.24%) Business Developer
11 7 (4.24%) Consultant
12 6 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (3.64%) Software Manager
13 5 (3.03%) C Software Engineer
13 5 (3.03%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.00%) XML
2 30 (18.18%) HTML
3 29 (17.58%) .NET
4 27 (16.36%) Web Services
5 25 (15.15%) J2EE
5 25 (15.15%) Spring
6 21 (12.73%) CSS
7 18 (10.91%) JSP
8 11 (6.67%) Java EE
8 11 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 11 (6.67%) Spring Integration
9 8 (4.85%) jQuery
9 8 (4.85%) SWT
9 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET
10 7 (4.24%) SOAP
11 6 (3.64%) STL
12 4 (2.42%) MFC
12 4 (2.42%) Grails
12 4 (2.42%) JSF
12 4 (2.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.42%) Kindle
2 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.48%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.45%) Digital Media
4 7 (4.24%) Open Source
4 7 (4.24%) EMV
4 7 (4.24%) Cryptography
5 6 (3.64%) EFT
5 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.42%) Physics
8 3 (1.82%) Handset
8 3 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.21%) Clustering
10 1 (0.61%) Derivative
10 1 (0.61%) iPad
10 1 (0.61%) Life Science
10 1 (0.61%) CMDB
10 1 (0.61%) iPhone
10 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.76%) Windows
2 25 (15.15%) Linux
3 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 13 (7.88%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (4.24%) Android
6 6 (3.64%) UNIX
7 2 (1.21%) CentOS
7 2 (1.21%) Debian
7 2 (1.21%) Fedora
7 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.21%) AIX
7 2 (1.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (42.42%) Software Engineering
2 65 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.79%) Scrum
4 30 (18.18%) Coaching
5 29 (17.58%) Mentoring
6 27 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (15.76%) TDD
8 18 (10.91%) Web Development
9 16 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (9.09%) ETL
11 14 (8.48%) OO
12 13 (7.88%) Mobile Application Development
13 12 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (6.67%) SOA
15 10 (6.06%) iOS Development
16 8 (4.85%) Signal Processing
16 8 (4.85%) Customer Engagement
16 8 (4.85%) OOP
17 7 (4.24%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 57 (34.55%) SQL
2 51 (30.91%) C++
3 44 (26.67%) C#
4 29 (17.58%) C
5 28 (16.97%) PHP
6 26 (15.76%) JavaScript
7 19 (11.52%) PL/SQL
8 18 (10.91%) Objective-C
9 11 (6.67%) Python
10 7 (4.24%) Embedded C
10 7 (4.24%) Embedded C++
10 7 (4.24%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.64%) Perl
12 4 (2.42%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.21%) VB
15 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.61%) Ruby
15 1 (0.61%) Groovy
15 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (26.67%) Degree
2 10 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.42%) PhD
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (22.42%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.82%) HDFS
2 2 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.21%) zsh
Vendors
1 66 (40.00%) Oracle
2 10 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.03%) EMC
3 5 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.21%) VeriFone
4 2 (1.21%) VMware
4 2 (1.21%) Sage
4 2 (1.21%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.21%) Apple
4 2 (1.21%) SAP
5 1 (0.61%) Siebel
5 1 (0.61%) Sun
5 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.61%) webMethods
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Mason Frank
Salary: £40 - £80 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago