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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 97 63 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.94% 7.18% 11.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.36% 14.25% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 62 81
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,150 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
501 442 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.33% 50.34% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 454 413 404
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 87 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.99%) Software Engineering
3 53 (31.93%) SQL
4 51 (30.72%) .NET
5 45 (27.11%) Oracle
6 43 (25.90%) C#
6 43 (25.90%) Linux
7 40 (24.10%) JavaScript
8 38 (22.89%) Scrum
9 36 (21.69%) HTML
10 35 (21.08%) Java EE
10 35 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (19.28%) C++
11 32 (19.28%) CSS
11 32 (19.28%) Python
12 31 (18.67%) OO
12 31 (18.67%) PHP
12 31 (18.67%) TDD
13 30 (18.07%) UNIX
14 28 (16.87%) Degree
15 27 (16.27%) XML
16 25 (15.06%) Jenkins
17 24 (14.46%) Android Development
17 24 (14.46%) Web Services
17 24 (14.46%) Android
18 23 (13.86%) Finance
19 21 (12.65%) ISO 9001
19 21 (12.65%) Computer Science
19 21 (12.65%) Kindle
20 20 (12.05%) BDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 14 (8.43%) Tomcat
1 14 (8.43%) WebLogic
2 12 (7.23%) IIS
3 3 (1.81%) Apache
3 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.20%) JBoss
4 2 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.60%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 13 (7.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.81%) Agresso
2 3 (1.81%) SAP R/3
3 2 (1.20%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.60%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) SNMP
2 3 (1.81%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) Broadband
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (11.45%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.83%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.23%) MySQL
5 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.41%) SQLPlus
7 4 (2.41%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.81%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.20%) DB2
10 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.60%) Big Data
10 1 (0.60%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 25 (15.06%) Jenkins
2 17 (10.24%) Maven
3 14 (8.43%) Cucumber
4 10 (6.02%) RSpec
5 9 (5.42%) Subversion
6 8 (4.82%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.61%) JUnit
8 4 (2.41%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.81%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.81%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (1.81%) JIRA
9 3 (1.81%) Selenium
10 2 (1.20%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.20%) Ant
10 2 (1.20%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.60%) Grunt
11 1 (0.60%) Gradle
11 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.60%) GDB
General
1 23 (13.86%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Advertising
3 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.81%) Banking
4 3 (1.81%) French Language
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.60%) Billing
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 65 (39.16%) Developer
2 34 (20.48%) Software Engineer
3 27 (16.27%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.25%) Architect
5 21 (12.65%) Analyst
5 21 (12.65%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (12.65%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.43%) Analyst Programmer
6 14 (8.43%) Programmer
7 13 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (7.23%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Mobile Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 9 (5.42%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.82%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Applications Developer
10 8 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Test Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.72%) .NET
2 36 (21.69%) HTML
3 35 (21.08%) Java EE
4 32 (19.28%) CSS
5 27 (16.27%) XML
6 24 (14.46%) Web Services
7 18 (10.84%) SOAP
8 17 (10.24%) Spring
8 17 (10.24%) JSON
8 17 (10.24%) RESTful
9 14 (8.43%) jQuery
9 14 (8.43%) Hibernate
10 13 (7.83%) JDBC
10 13 (7.83%) J2EE
10 13 (7.83%) XSLT
11 12 (7.23%) CSS3
11 12 (7.23%) HTML5
12 11 (6.63%) XHTML
13 8 (4.82%) Middleware
14 6 (3.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.65%) Computer Science
1 21 (12.65%) Kindle
2 15 (9.04%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.23%) Open Source
4 4 (2.41%) Clustering
4 4 (2.41%) Replication
4 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.41%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.81%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.81%) W3C
6 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) EPoS
7 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.60%) Robotics
7 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.60%) Wiki
7 1 (0.60%) Blog
7 1 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.90%) Linux
2 30 (18.07%) UNIX
3 24 (14.46%) Android
4 15 (9.04%) Apple iOS
5 12 (7.23%) Windows
6 3 (1.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.60%) AIX
7 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.60%) Debian
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.99%) Software Engineering
3 38 (22.89%) Scrum
4 35 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (18.67%) OO
5 31 (18.67%) TDD
6 24 (14.46%) Android Development
7 20 (12.05%) BDD
7 20 (12.05%) Coaching
8 17 (10.24%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.04%) SOA
10 13 (7.83%) iOS Development
11 12 (7.23%) Automated Testing
12 10 (6.02%) MVC
13 8 (4.82%) Customer Engagement
13 8 (4.82%) Test Automation
13 8 (4.82%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.82%) Kanban
14 7 (4.22%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.93%) SQL
2 43 (25.90%) C#
3 40 (24.10%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.28%) C++
4 32 (19.28%) Python
5 31 (18.67%) PHP
6 19 (11.45%) Ruby
6 19 (11.45%) PL/SQL
7 16 (9.64%) C
8 7 (4.22%) Perl
8 7 (4.22%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.61%) VBScript
10 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.81%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.20%) ABAP
13 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.60%) Delphi
13 1 (0.60%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (16.87%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) VCP4
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.65%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.61%) QA
3 4 (2.41%) SLA
4 2 (1.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) Tivoli
1 7 (4.22%) SCOM
2 6 (3.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 6 (3.61%) Netcool
2 6 (3.61%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (2.41%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (27.11%) Oracle
2 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.63%) SAP
4 6 (3.61%) LANDesk
4 6 (3.61%) IBM
4 6 (3.61%) Compuware
5 4 (2.41%) HP
5 4 (2.41%) EMC
5 4 (2.41%) Sun
5 4 (2.41%) CommVault
5 4 (2.41%) NetApp
6 3 (1.81%) Northgate
6 3 (1.81%) NorthgateArinso
7 1 (0.60%) Siebel
7 1 (0.60%) ATG
7 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.60%) Apple
7 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.60%) BMC
7 1 (0.60%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Specsavers
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £2500 - £22500 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £22500 - £27000 per annum + exceptional benefits + on call
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago