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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 75 87 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.86% 10.90% 15.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.48% 19.64% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 84 146
Average salary £40,250 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,250 £56,250
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
455 443 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.69% 55.51% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 422 422 591
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 57 (36.31%) Linux
2 55 (35.03%) Software Engineering
3 50 (31.85%) C++
4 47 (29.94%) Oracle
5 44 (28.03%) XML
6 43 (27.39%) C#
7 40 (25.48%) HTML
8 39 (24.84%) SQL Server
9 38 (24.20%) J2EE
9 38 (24.20%) CSS
10 36 (22.93%) SQL
11 35 (22.29%) JavaScript
12 34 (21.66%) MySQL
12 34 (21.66%) OO
13 33 (21.02%) C
14 31 (19.75%) .NET
14 31 (19.75%) Degree
15 28 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (17.20%) Retail
16 27 (17.20%) UNIX
17 23 (14.65%) Python
18 22 (14.01%) Android
19 21 (13.38%) Spring
19 21 (13.38%) Apple iOS
20 20 (12.74%) Windows
20 20 (12.74%) PHP
21 19 (12.10%) Subversion
22 18 (11.46%) Objective-C
23 17 (10.83%) SOA
23 17 (10.83%) Project Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (8.28%) Apache
2 8 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.46%) IIS
4 6 (3.82%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.91%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (1.27%) Confluence
6 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.64%) FileNet
7 1 (0.64%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.27%) Agresso
2 1 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.55%) FTP
1 15 (9.55%) SSL
2 11 (7.01%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.91%) SAN
3 3 (1.91%) WAN
4 1 (0.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (21.66%) MySQL
3 14 (8.92%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.64%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.10%) Big Data
6 7 (4.46%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.18%) DataStage
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.91%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (12.10%) Subversion
2 8 (5.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (3.82%) Selenium
3 6 (3.82%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.18%) PHPUnit
5 4 (2.55%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.91%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (1.91%) JUnit
6 3 (1.91%) JIRA
7 2 (1.27%) Hudson
8 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.64%) Behat
8 1 (0.64%) Xcode
8 1 (0.64%) Ant
8 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 27 (17.20%) Retail
2 16 (10.19%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.73%) Marketing
4 6 (3.82%) Finance
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (50.32%) Developer
2 33 (21.02%) Software Developer
3 25 (15.92%) Software Engineer
4 24 (15.29%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.55%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (8.28%) Development Manager
7 12 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (7.64%) Architect
8 10 (6.37%) Consultant
9 9 (5.73%) Software Manager
9 9 (5.73%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (5.73%) Software Development Manager
10 8 (5.10%) Applications Architect
10 8 (5.10%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Quality Manager
12 6 (3.82%) Software Consultant
12 6 (3.82%) Graduate
12 6 (3.82%) Android Developer
13 5 (3.18%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.03%) XML
2 40 (25.48%) HTML
3 38 (24.20%) J2EE
3 38 (24.20%) CSS
4 31 (19.75%) .NET
5 21 (13.38%) Spring
6 15 (9.55%) jQuery
7 13 (8.28%) Hibernate
7 13 (8.28%) Web Services
8 10 (6.37%) Java EE
8 10 (6.37%) XHTML
8 10 (6.37%) ASP.NET
9 9 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (5.73%) Struts
9 9 (5.73%) .NET Framework
10 8 (5.10%) Swing
10 8 (5.10%) JMS
11 7 (4.46%) REST
11 7 (4.46%) JSP
12 6 (3.82%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.92%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.01%) EMV
3 11 (7.01%) Cryptography
4 10 (6.37%) Digital Media
5 9 (5.73%) EFT
6 8 (5.10%) Blackberry
6 8 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (4.46%) Open Source
8 6 (3.82%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.82%) W3C
9 5 (3.18%) DataPower
10 3 (1.91%) GIS
11 1 (0.64%) Kindle
11 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 57 (36.31%) Linux
2 27 (17.20%) UNIX
3 22 (14.01%) Android
4 21 (13.38%) Apple iOS
5 20 (12.74%) Windows
6 15 (9.55%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (5.10%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.91%) AIX
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.03%) Software Engineering
2 34 (21.66%) OO
3 28 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.83%) SOA
4 17 (10.83%) Project Management
5 14 (8.92%) OOP
5 14 (8.92%) Android Development
6 13 (8.28%) Scrum
6 13 (8.28%) TDD
7 12 (7.64%) Web Development
7 12 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (6.37%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.73%) UML
10 8 (5.10%) iOS Development
10 8 (5.10%) Memory Management
11 7 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.82%) Test Automation
12 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (3.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.85%) C++
2 43 (27.39%) C#
3 36 (22.93%) SQL
4 35 (22.29%) JavaScript
5 33 (21.02%) C
6 23 (14.65%) Python
7 20 (12.74%) PHP
8 18 (11.46%) Objective-C
9 14 (8.92%) Perl
10 10 (6.37%) Embedded C++
11 8 (5.10%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.82%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.91%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.27%) PHP5
14 2 (1.27%) Ruby
14 2 (1.27%) R
15 1 (0.64%) VB
15 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (19.75%) Degree
2 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) PhD
4 1 (0.64%) CISM
4 1 (0.64%) ISEB
4 1 (0.64%) CISSP
4 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.55%) QA
2 5 (3.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (29.94%) Oracle
2 10 (6.37%) Apple
3 6 (3.82%) VeriFone
4 5 (3.18%) JBoss
5 3 (1.91%) ATG
5 3 (1.91%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.91%) SAP
5 3 (1.91%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.27%) NorthgateArinso
6 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.27%) Google
6 2 (1.27%) Northgate
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco
6 2 (1.27%) IBM
6 2 (1.27%) BMC
6 2 (1.27%) Remedy
7 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) EMC
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday and more
Posted: 2 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £22500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago