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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 108 82 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.74% 8.44% 12.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.16% 17.23% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 95 82 100
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
447 476 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 52.71% 48.97% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 377 440 442
Average salary £37,750 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 7 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

1 103 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (46.00%) Software Engineering
3 78 (39.00%) .NET
4 72 (36.00%) SQL
5 67 (33.50%) Linux
6 66 (33.00%) JavaScript
7 65 (32.50%) Oracle
8 60 (30.00%) HTML
8 60 (30.00%) XML
9 59 (29.50%) UNIX
10 57 (28.50%) C#
11 52 (26.00%) Degree
12 46 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (21.00%) OO
14 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 40 (20.00%) CSS
14 40 (20.00%) TDD
15 39 (19.50%) Scrum
16 38 (19.00%) Spring
17 37 (18.50%) PHP
18 36 (18.00%) PL/SQL
19 35 (17.50%) Python
20 34 (17.00%) C++
20 34 (17.00%) Finance
21 33 (16.50%) Web Services
21 33 (16.50%) MS Excel
22 32 (16.00%) Jenkins
23 31 (15.50%) Windows
23 31 (15.50%) Java EE
24 29 (14.50%) JSON

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 29 (14.50%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.00%) IIS
3 9 (4.50%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.00%) JBoss
5 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.50%) Apache
6 2 (1.00%) Node.js
6 2 (1.00%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 33 (16.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.50%) Agresso
3 2 (1.00%) SAP R/3
3 2 (1.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.50%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) Broadband
2 7 (3.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.50%) SAN
2 7 (3.50%) NAS
3 4 (2.00%) CTI
3 4 (2.00%) Internet
3 4 (2.00%) Network Security
4 2 (1.00%) HTTP
4 2 (1.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (9.00%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.50%) MySQL
5 12 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.50%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.50%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.00%) SQLPlus
8 6 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.00%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.00%) DB2
10 1 (0.50%) SQLite
10 1 (0.50%) Big Data
10 1 (0.50%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 32 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 24 (12.00%) Maven
3 19 (9.50%) Eclipse
4 18 (9.00%) Cucumber
5 10 (5.00%) RSpec
5 10 (5.00%) Subversion
6 6 (3.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.00%) JUnit
7 5 (2.50%) Ant
7 5 (2.50%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.00%) Gradle
9 3 (1.50%) JIRA
9 3 (1.50%) Grunt
9 3 (1.50%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.50%) JSUnit
10 2 (1.00%) GDB
10 2 (1.00%) Selenium
11 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.50%) JMeter
11 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 34 (17.00%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Retail
2 12 (6.00%) Advertising
3 8 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.00%) French Language
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 102 (51.00%) Developer
2 44 (22.00%) Java Developer
3 34 (17.00%) Software Engineer
4 26 (13.00%) Architect
5 19 (9.50%) Graduate
6 18 (9.00%) Graduate Developer
7 16 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.00%) Software Developer
9 13 (6.50%) Applications Developer
9 13 (6.50%) Senior Developer
10 12 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
10 12 (6.00%) Analyst
10 12 (6.00%) C# Developer
10 12 (6.00%) Graduate Java Developer
11 11 (5.50%) .NET Developer
11 11 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
13 8 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
13 8 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (39.00%) .NET
2 60 (30.00%) HTML
2 60 (30.00%) XML
3 40 (20.00%) CSS
4 38 (19.00%) Spring
5 33 (16.50%) Web Services
6 31 (15.50%) Java EE
7 29 (14.50%) JSON
8 23 (11.50%) SOAP
9 20 (10.00%) Ajax
10 19 (9.50%) HTML5
10 19 (9.50%) RESTful
10 19 (9.50%) J2EE
11 17 (8.50%) Hibernate
12 15 (7.50%) CSS3
13 13 (6.50%) JDBC
14 11 (5.50%) REST
15 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET
16 9 (4.50%) jQuery
16 9 (4.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.00%) Kindle
3 15 (7.50%) Client/Server
4 12 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.50%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.00%) Open Source
7 6 (3.00%) User Experience
7 6 (3.00%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.00%) Replication
7 6 (3.00%) Clustering
8 5 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.50%) W3C
10 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.50%) Wiki
11 1 (0.50%) Blog
11 1 (0.50%) Robotics
11 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 67 (33.50%) Linux
2 59 (29.50%) UNIX
3 31 (15.50%) Windows
4 28 (14.00%) Android
5 12 (6.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.50%) AIX
6 3 (1.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (46.00%) Software Engineering
3 46 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (21.00%) OO
5 40 (20.00%) TDD
6 39 (19.50%) Scrum
7 27 (13.50%) BDD
7 27 (13.50%) Android Development
8 18 (9.00%) Unit Testing
9 16 (8.00%) MVC
9 16 (8.00%) OOD
10 15 (7.50%) Automated Testing
11 14 (7.00%) Mobile Development
12 13 (6.50%) Coaching
13 12 (6.00%) iOS Development
14 11 (5.50%) Project Management
14 11 (5.50%) SOA
15 10 (5.00%) Mentoring
16 9 (4.50%) TOGAF
16 9 (4.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.00%) SQL
2 66 (33.00%) JavaScript
3 57 (28.50%) C#
4 37 (18.50%) PHP
5 36 (18.00%) PL/SQL
6 35 (17.50%) Python
7 34 (17.00%) C++
8 20 (10.00%) Ruby
9 15 (7.50%) C
9 15 (7.50%) Perl
10 8 (4.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.50%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.50%) VBScript
11 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.50%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.00%) ABAP
13 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (26.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (1.50%) HND
3 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.00%) SLA
3 7 (3.50%) QA
4 5 (2.50%) DICOM
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Data Guard
1 6 (3.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.50%) SCOM
2 3 (1.50%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (1.50%) Netcool
2 3 (1.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (32.50%) Oracle
2 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.50%) SAP
4 7 (3.50%) HP
5 6 (3.00%) CommVault
5 6 (3.00%) Sun
5 6 (3.00%) NetApp
5 6 (3.00%) EMC
6 4 (2.00%) Sencha
7 3 (1.50%) ATG
7 3 (1.50%) LANDesk
7 3 (1.50%) Northgate
7 3 (1.50%) IBM
7 3 (1.50%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.50%) Compuware
7 3 (1.50%) Infobright
7 3 (1.50%) NorthgateArinso
8 2 (1.00%) hybris
8 2 (1.00%) Google
9 1 (0.50%) Remedy
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £46000 - £360000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 22 days ago
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Ordnance Survey
Salary: Circa £34,000, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
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