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 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
Rank 28 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 65 98 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.52% 11.46% 10.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.47% 23.39% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 56 95 87
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
352 419 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.54% 49.01% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 313 398 444
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 75 (46.01%) SQL
2 74 (45.40%) Software Engineering
3 73 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (44.79%) Degree
4 72 (44.17%) JavaScript
5 69 (42.33%) XML
6 66 (40.49%) UNIX
6 66 (40.49%) Linux
7 64 (39.26%) .NET
8 58 (35.58%) Oracle
9 57 (34.97%) HTML
10 52 (31.90%) SQL Server
11 45 (27.61%) Web Services
12 43 (26.38%) Spring
13 41 (25.15%) Windows
13 41 (25.15%) PHP
14 38 (23.31%) TDD
15 37 (22.70%) MS Excel
15 37 (22.70%) Computer Science
16 34 (20.86%) Python
16 34 (20.86%) PL/SQL
17 32 (19.63%) CSS
17 32 (19.63%) Finance
18 30 (18.40%) C#
19 29 (17.79%) Eclipse
20 28 (17.18%) Tomcat
20 28 (17.18%) C++
21 26 (15.95%) Microsoft
22 25 (15.34%) BDD
23 24 (14.72%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 28 (17.18%) Tomcat
2 15 (9.20%) NetWeaver
3 10 (6.13%) JBoss
4 7 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.29%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.68%) Node.js
5 6 (3.68%) Apache
6 3 (1.84%) ATG Dynamo
7 2 (1.23%) IIS
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.61%) Jetty
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (22.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.43%) Broadband
2 15 (9.20%) SAN
2 15 (9.20%) NAS
3 7 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.45%) HTTP
4 4 (2.45%) Kerberos
4 4 (2.45%) CTI
4 4 (2.45%) Network Security
5 3 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.27%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.13%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (6.13%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.91%) Big Data
5 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.45%) MySQL
7 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.23%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.61%) SQLite
9 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (17.79%) Eclipse
2 10 (6.13%) Ant
2 10 (6.13%) Subversion
3 9 (5.52%) Maven
4 8 (4.91%) JUnit
4 8 (4.91%) Log4j
4 8 (4.91%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.29%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.68%) Selenium
7 5 (3.07%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.07%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.45%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.84%) Gradle
10 2 (1.23%) Grunt
10 2 (1.23%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.23%) JIRA
10 2 (1.23%) JSUnit
11 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.61%) GCC
General
1 32 (19.63%) Finance
2 22 (13.50%) Retail
3 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (57.06%) Developer
2 65 (39.88%) Java Developer
3 27 (16.56%) Graduate
4 23 (14.11%) Graduate Developer
5 18 (11.04%) Graduate Java Developer
6 14 (8.59%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.98%) Architect
7 13 (7.98%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Infrastructure Designer
7 13 (7.98%) Designer
7 13 (7.98%) Technical Designer
8 12 (7.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (6.75%) Junior
10 10 (6.13%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.29%) Junior Java Developer
12 6 (3.68%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (3.68%) Technical Support Engineer
12 6 (3.68%) Technical Support
12 6 (3.68%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (42.33%) XML
2 64 (39.26%) .NET
3 57 (34.97%) HTML
4 45 (27.61%) Web Services
5 43 (26.38%) Spring
6 32 (19.63%) CSS
7 22 (13.50%) Ajax
8 14 (8.59%) J2EE
9 12 (7.36%) JSON
9 12 (7.36%) FIX Protocol
10 11 (6.75%) JSP
10 11 (6.75%) SOAP
10 11 (6.75%) HTML5
11 10 (6.13%) REST
11 10 (6.13%) ASP.NET
12 9 (5.52%) Servlets
12 9 (5.52%) AngularJS
13 8 (4.91%) RESTful
14 7 (4.29%) JDBC
14 7 (4.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.70%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (12.27%) Client/Server
4 10 (6.13%) Kindle
5 8 (4.91%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.29%) User Experience
7 4 (2.45%) Statistics
8 3 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.23%) Social Media
9 2 (1.23%) Replication
9 2 (1.23%) Clustering
10 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 66 (40.49%) UNIX
1 66 (40.49%) Linux
2 41 (25.15%) Windows
3 10 (6.13%) Android
4 4 (2.45%) Mac OS
4 4 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.84%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.84%) CentOS
5 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.84%) Fedora
6 2 (1.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.61%) Debian
7 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.40%) Software Engineering
2 73 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.31%) TDD
4 25 (15.34%) BDD
5 24 (14.72%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (13.50%) E-Commerce
7 20 (12.27%) ITIL
7 20 (12.27%) Unit Testing
7 20 (12.27%) SDLC
8 19 (11.66%) Project Management
9 18 (11.04%) Scrum
10 17 (10.43%) OO
11 15 (9.20%) Web Development
12 14 (8.59%) Service Management
12 14 (8.59%) Service Delivery
12 14 (8.59%) Identity Management
13 9 (5.52%) OOD
13 9 (5.52%) Android Development
14 8 (4.91%) SOA
15 7 (4.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 75 (46.01%) SQL
2 72 (44.17%) JavaScript
3 41 (25.15%) PHP
4 34 (20.86%) PL/SQL
4 34 (20.86%) Python
5 30 (18.40%) C#
6 28 (17.18%) C++
7 23 (14.11%) Perl
8 14 (8.59%) Ruby
9 11 (6.75%) VB.NET
10 10 (6.13%) C
11 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.45%) VB
13 1 (0.61%) PHP5
13 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (44.79%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) NVQ Level 4
2 4 (2.45%) HND
3 3 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) ISO 9001
2 9 (5.52%) QA
3 5 (3.07%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.45%) SLA
5 3 (1.84%) DICOM
System Software
1 18 (11.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.20%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.61%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) Puppet
2 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.23%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (35.58%) Oracle
2 26 (15.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.29%) HP
3 7 (4.29%) ATG
3 7 (4.29%) VMware
4 6 (3.68%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.45%) Capita
5 4 (2.45%) Citrix
6 3 (1.84%) SAP
6 3 (1.84%) Google
6 3 (1.84%) Infobright
6 3 (1.84%) Sencha
7 2 (1.23%) hybris
7 2 (1.23%) Sun
7 2 (1.23%) CommVault
7 2 (1.23%) NetApp
7 2 (1.23%) EMC
8 1 (0.61%) Splunk
8 1 (0.61%) Tableau
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