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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 76 94 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.76% 9.99% 7.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.27% 19.50% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70 88 71
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
467 482 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 59.95% 51.22% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 451 443 424
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (42.54%) JavaScript
1 57 (42.54%) Linux
2 54 (40.30%) Software Engineering
3 51 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (32.84%) TDD
5 41 (30.60%) Python
6 37 (27.61%) Web Services
6 37 (27.61%) Unix
7 33 (24.63%) .NET
8 32 (23.88%) HTML
9 29 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (20.90%) C#
10 28 (20.90%) C++
10 28 (20.90%) BDD
11 27 (20.15%) SQL
11 27 (20.15%) XML
11 27 (20.15%) CSS
11 27 (20.15%) Web Development
12 25 (18.66%) Windows
13 24 (17.91%) Scrum
14 22 (16.42%) WebLogic
14 22 (16.42%) Oracle
15 21 (15.67%) Perl
15 21 (15.67%) PHP
15 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
16 19 (14.18%) Security Cleared
16 19 (14.18%) Spring
17 18 (13.43%) Ruby
17 18 (13.43%) Mentoring
18 17 (12.69%) NoSQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (16.42%) WebLogic
2 16 (11.94%) WebSphere
3 14 (10.45%) JBoss
4 11 (8.21%) Node.js
5 8 (5.97%) Apache
5 8 (5.97%) IIS
5 8 (5.97%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.48%) ATG Dynamo
6 6 (4.48%) NetWeaver
7 5 (3.73%) SAP EP
7 5 (3.73%) SAP Portal
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.49%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.75%) CMS
10 1 (0.75%) Jetty
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.73%) MS Office
2 5 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.72%) SAN
2 7 (5.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.48%) NAS
4 3 (2.24%) WAN
5 2 (1.49%) Internet
6 1 (0.75%) SSL
6 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.69%) Big Data
1 17 (12.69%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.70%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.72%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.22%) DB2
5 2 (1.49%) MySQL
5 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.75%) GIS
6 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.75%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.94%) Jenkins
2 14 (10.45%) Maven
3 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.46%) Selenium
5 9 (6.72%) Ant
5 9 (6.72%) Cucumber
5 9 (6.72%) JUnit
5 9 (6.72%) Log4j
6 7 (5.22%) Mockito
7 6 (4.48%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.48%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.73%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.24%) Subversion
10 2 (1.49%) JIRA
10 2 (1.49%) JMeter
10 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.75%) GCC
11 1 (0.75%) Gradle
11 1 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.75%) Mocha
General
1 16 (11.94%) Retail
2 15 (11.19%) Finance
3 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.24%) Electronics
4 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.24%) Marketing
4 3 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (37.31%) Developer
2 38 (28.36%) Java Developer
3 32 (23.88%) Software Engineer
4 19 (14.18%) Java Engineer
5 14 (10.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (9.70%) Architect
6 13 (9.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (9.70%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.96%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.96%) Python Software Engineer
7 12 (8.96%) Software Developer
8 11 (8.21%) Junior
9 10 (7.46%) Big Data Engineer
9 10 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (5.97%) Support Engineer
12 7 (5.22%) C Software Engineer
12 7 (5.22%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (5.22%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.61%) Web Services
2 33 (24.63%) .NET
3 32 (23.88%) HTML
4 27 (20.15%) CSS
4 27 (20.15%) XML
5 19 (14.18%) Spring
6 16 (11.94%) J2EE
7 15 (11.19%) AngularJS
8 13 (9.70%) Ajax
8 13 (9.70%) JSP
9 12 (8.96%) RESTful
10 11 (8.21%) JSON
10 11 (8.21%) Servlets
11 10 (7.46%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (7.46%) XSLT
12 9 (6.72%) JDBC
13 8 (5.97%) JMS
13 8 (5.97%) jQuery
14 6 (4.48%) Hibernate
14 6 (4.48%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.73%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.73%) iSeries
2 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.73%) User Experience
3 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.75%) Social Media
4 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 57 (42.54%) Linux
2 37 (27.61%) Unix
3 25 (18.66%) Windows
4 11 (8.21%) CentOS
5 8 (5.97%) AIX
6 7 (5.22%) Android
6 7 (5.22%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.22%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.73%) Solaris
8 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.30%) Software Engineering
2 51 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (32.84%) TDD
4 29 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (20.90%) BDD
6 27 (20.15%) Web Development
7 24 (17.91%) Scrum
8 18 (13.43%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 11 (8.21%) Kanban
10 11 (8.21%) MVC
11 10 (7.46%) Coaching
12 8 (5.97%) Automated Testing
13 7 (5.22%) Android Development
13 7 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (5.22%) iOS Development
13 7 (5.22%) Mobile Development
13 7 (5.22%) Project Management
13 7 (5.22%) SDLC
14 6 (4.48%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.54%) JavaScript
2 41 (30.60%) Python
3 28 (20.90%) C#
3 28 (20.90%) C++
4 27 (20.15%) SQL
5 21 (15.67%) Perl
5 21 (15.67%) PHP
6 18 (13.43%) Ruby
7 14 (10.45%) C
8 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.24%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.49%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.75%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (14.18%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.94%) Degree
3 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) SLA
2 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.75%) iptables
3 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 22 (16.42%) Oracle
2 11 (8.21%) SAP
3 9 (6.72%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.97%) ATG
5 5 (3.73%) IBM
5 5 (3.73%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.49%) ESRI
7 1 (0.75%) Google
7 1 (0.75%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.75%) Splunk
7 1 (0.75%) Tableau
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £48500 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 20-22 days hol, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Capita plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,982 to £35,609 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago