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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 67 104 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.38% 12.06% 11.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.11% 23.42% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 61 99 103
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £30,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
370 444 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.82% 51.51% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 323 409 471
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 81 (47.09%) SQL
2 79 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (44.77%) .NET
4 76 (44.19%) Software Engineering
5 73 (42.44%) JavaScript
6 71 (41.28%) Degree
7 68 (39.53%) UNIX
8 67 (38.95%) Linux
9 64 (37.21%) XML
9 64 (37.21%) HTML
10 61 (35.47%) Oracle
11 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
12 45 (26.16%) PHP
13 43 (25.00%) Spring
14 42 (24.42%) MS Excel
15 41 (23.84%) Web Services
16 40 (23.26%) C#
17 39 (22.67%) Finance
18 38 (22.09%) CSS
18 38 (22.09%) Windows
19 37 (21.51%) PL/SQL
20 35 (20.35%) Computer Science
21 32 (18.60%) C++
21 32 (18.60%) Python
22 31 (18.02%) Tomcat
22 31 (18.02%) Eclipse
22 31 (18.02%) TDD
23 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
24 26 (15.12%) Ajax
24 26 (15.12%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (18.02%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.56%) NetWeaver
3 8 (4.65%) IIS
4 4 (2.33%) JBoss
4 4 (2.33%) Node.js
5 3 (1.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (24.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.05%) Broadband
2 13 (7.56%) SAN
2 13 (7.56%) NAS
3 7 (4.07%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.33%) CTI
4 4 (2.33%) Network Security
4 4 (2.33%) HTTP
4 4 (2.33%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.79%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.07%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.49%) SQLPlus
7 6 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.91%) MySQL
9 4 (2.33%) Big Data
10 1 (0.58%) SQLite
10 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 31 (18.02%) Eclipse
2 14 (8.14%) Maven
3 11 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.81%) Subversion
5 8 (4.65%) JUnit
5 8 (4.65%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.49%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.91%) Selenium
7 5 (2.91%) Ant
7 5 (2.91%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.91%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.33%) Gradle
9 3 (1.74%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.74%) JIRA
10 2 (1.16%) JSUnit
10 2 (1.16%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.16%) Grunt
11 1 (0.58%) Moq
11 1 (0.58%) GDB
11 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (22.67%) Finance
2 18 (10.47%) Retail
3 8 (4.65%) Advertising
3 8 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 99 (57.56%) Developer
2 63 (36.63%) Java Developer
3 29 (16.86%) Graduate
4 25 (14.53%) Graduate Developer
5 20 (11.63%) Graduate Java Developer
6 19 (11.05%) Architect
7 16 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 14 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (7.56%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.40%) Junior
10 11 (6.40%) Software Developer
10 11 (6.40%) Technical Designer
10 11 (6.40%) Infrastructure Designer
10 11 (6.40%) Designer
11 9 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.23%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.23%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.23%) Junior Developer
11 9 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (44.77%) .NET
2 64 (37.21%) HTML
2 64 (37.21%) XML
3 43 (25.00%) Spring
4 41 (23.84%) Web Services
5 38 (22.09%) CSS
6 26 (15.12%) Ajax
7 18 (10.47%) JSON
8 17 (9.88%) HTML5
9 14 (8.14%) Java EE
10 13 (7.56%) J2EE
10 13 (7.56%) SOAP
11 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET
12 10 (5.81%) REST
12 10 (5.81%) CSS3
13 9 (5.23%) FIX Protocol
14 8 (4.65%) Hibernate
14 8 (4.65%) RESTful
15 6 (3.49%) jQuery
15 6 (3.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.35%) Computer Science
2 22 (12.79%) Client/Server
3 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.98%) Kindle
5 6 (3.49%) Replication
5 6 (3.49%) Clustering
5 6 (3.49%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.49%) User Experience
6 4 (2.33%) Statistics
7 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.58%) Wiki
8 1 (0.58%) Blog
8 1 (0.58%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 68 (39.53%) UNIX
2 67 (38.95%) Linux
3 38 (22.09%) Windows
4 13 (7.56%) Android
5 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.74%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.74%) Fedora
6 3 (1.74%) CentOS
6 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.74%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.16%) AIX
8 1 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (44.19%) Software Engineering
3 31 (18.02%) TDD
4 26 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (13.37%) OO
5 23 (13.37%) SDLC
6 22 (12.79%) BDD
7 20 (11.63%) Scrum
8 19 (11.05%) Project Management
9 18 (10.47%) ITIL
9 18 (10.47%) Unit Testing
10 14 (8.14%) E-Commerce
11 13 (7.56%) MVC
11 13 (7.56%) Web Development
12 12 (6.98%) Android Development
12 12 (6.98%) Identity Management
12 12 (6.98%) Service Management
12 12 (6.98%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.98%) OOD
13 8 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.09%) SQL
2 73 (42.44%) JavaScript
3 45 (26.16%) PHP
4 40 (23.26%) C#
5 37 (21.51%) PL/SQL
6 32 (18.60%) C++
6 32 (18.60%) Python
7 24 (13.95%) Perl
8 13 (7.56%) Ruby
9 11 (6.40%) VB.NET
10 10 (5.81%) C
11 9 (5.23%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.33%) VB
13 3 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.58%) PHP5
14 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (41.28%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) NVQ Level 4
2 4 (2.33%) HND
3 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) ISO 9001
2 11 (6.40%) QA
3 8 (4.65%) SLA
4 5 (2.91%) DICOM
5 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (9.88%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (3.49%) Data Guard
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (2.33%) Puppet
3 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (35.47%) Oracle
2 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.40%) HP
4 7 (4.07%) VMware
5 6 (3.49%) CommVault
5 6 (3.49%) NetApp
5 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.49%) EMC
5 6 (3.49%) Sun
6 4 (2.33%) SAP
6 4 (2.33%) Citrix
6 4 (2.33%) Capita
6 4 (2.33%) Sencha
7 3 (1.74%) Infobright
7 3 (1.74%) ATG
8 2 (1.16%) Google
8 2 (1.16%) hybris
9 1 (0.58%) Remedy
9 1 (0.58%) BMC
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