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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 100 80 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.69% 8.81% 13.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.15% 17.70% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 90 79 109
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £31,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
414 452 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 52.54% 49.78% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 348 413 439
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 102 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (47.69%) Software Engineering
3 79 (40.51%) .NET
4 74 (37.95%) SQL
5 69 (35.38%) Linux
6 67 (34.36%) Oracle
7 65 (33.33%) XML
8 63 (32.31%) JavaScript
8 63 (32.31%) UNIX
9 60 (30.77%) HTML
10 57 (29.23%) Degree
11 53 (27.18%) C#
12 46 (23.59%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (23.59%) SQL Server
13 42 (21.54%) Spring
13 42 (21.54%) TDD
14 40 (20.51%) OO
15 38 (19.49%) PL/SQL
15 38 (19.49%) CSS
15 38 (19.49%) Scrum
16 37 (18.97%) Finance
16 37 (18.97%) PHP
17 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
17 35 (17.95%) Web Services
18 34 (17.44%) C++
19 32 (16.41%) Python
19 32 (16.41%) Jenkins
20 31 (15.90%) Windows
21 30 (15.38%) Android
22 29 (14.87%) JSON

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (14.87%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.18%) WebLogic
3 12 (6.15%) IIS
4 8 (4.10%) NetWeaver
5 4 (2.05%) JBoss
6 3 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.03%) Apache TomEE
8 1 (0.51%) Apache
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.51%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.18%) Broadband
2 8 (4.10%) SAN
2 8 (4.10%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.10%) NAS
3 4 (2.05%) CTI
3 4 (2.05%) Internet
3 4 (2.05%) Network Security
4 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.59%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (9.74%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.69%) MySQL
5 11 (5.64%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.64%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.59%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.08%) SQLPlus
7 6 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.03%) DB2
9 1 (0.51%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.51%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (16.41%) Jenkins
2 24 (12.31%) Maven
3 22 (11.28%) Eclipse
4 18 (9.23%) Cucumber
5 10 (5.13%) RSpec
5 10 (5.13%) Subversion
6 7 (3.59%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.59%) JUnit
7 5 (2.56%) Ant
7 5 (2.56%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.05%) Gradle
9 3 (1.54%) Selenium
9 3 (1.54%) JIRA
9 3 (1.54%) JSUnit
9 3 (1.54%) Grunt
9 3 (1.54%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.03%) GDB
11 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.51%) JMeter
General
1 37 (18.97%) Finance
2 13 (6.67%) Retail
3 11 (5.64%) Advertising
4 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 107 (54.87%) Developer
2 49 (25.13%) Java Developer
3 33 (16.92%) Software Engineer
4 23 (11.79%) Architect
5 21 (10.77%) Graduate
6 20 (10.26%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 14 (7.18%) Senior Developer
8 14 (7.18%) Graduate Java Developer
9 13 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (6.67%) Applications Developer
10 12 (6.15%) Mobile Developer
10 12 (6.15%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.64%) .NET Developer
11 11 (5.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 8 (4.10%) Mobile Software Engineer
13 8 (4.10%) Junior
14 7 (3.59%) Software Test Engineer
14 7 (3.59%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (40.51%) .NET
2 65 (33.33%) XML
3 60 (30.77%) HTML
4 42 (21.54%) Spring
5 38 (19.49%) CSS
6 35 (17.95%) Web Services
7 29 (14.87%) JSON
8 28 (14.36%) Java EE
9 23 (11.79%) SOAP
9 23 (11.79%) Ajax
10 19 (9.74%) J2EE
10 19 (9.74%) RESTful
11 18 (9.23%) HTML5
12 17 (8.72%) Hibernate
13 14 (7.18%) CSS3
14 13 (6.67%) JDBC
15 11 (5.64%) REST
16 10 (5.13%) ASP.NET
17 9 (4.62%) Middleware
18 6 (3.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.36%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.23%) Kindle
3 17 (8.72%) Client/Server
4 13 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.64%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.13%) Open Source
7 7 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.08%) User Experience
8 6 (3.08%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.08%) Clustering
8 6 (3.08%) Replication
9 3 (1.54%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.51%) Robotics
10 1 (0.51%) Wiki
10 1 (0.51%) Blog
10 1 (0.51%) W3C
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 69 (35.38%) Linux
2 63 (32.31%) UNIX
3 31 (15.90%) Windows
4 30 (15.38%) Android
5 15 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.54%) AIX
6 3 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.03%) Debian
7 2 (1.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (47.69%) Software Engineering
3 46 (23.59%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (21.54%) TDD
5 40 (20.51%) OO
6 38 (19.49%) Scrum
7 29 (14.87%) BDD
7 29 (14.87%) Android Development
8 20 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 16 (8.21%) OOD
9 16 (8.21%) MVC
10 15 (7.69%) iOS Development
10 15 (7.69%) Mobile Development
11 14 (7.18%) Automated Testing
12 12 (6.15%) Project Management
13 11 (5.64%) Coaching
14 10 (5.13%) ITIL
15 9 (4.62%) TOGAF
15 9 (4.62%) Customer Engagement
15 9 (4.62%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.95%) SQL
2 63 (32.31%) JavaScript
3 53 (27.18%) C#
4 38 (19.49%) PL/SQL
5 37 (18.97%) PHP
6 34 (17.44%) C++
7 32 (16.41%) Python
8 19 (9.74%) Ruby
9 16 (8.21%) Perl
10 15 (7.69%) C
11 8 (4.10%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.56%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.54%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.54%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 57 (29.23%) Degree
2 3 (1.54%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (1.54%) HND
3 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.23%) ISO 9001
2 9 (4.62%) QA
3 8 (4.10%) SLA
4 5 (2.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (6.15%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) Data Guard
1 6 (3.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
3 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (34.36%) Oracle
2 24 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.59%) HP
4 6 (3.08%) EMC
4 6 (3.08%) Sun
4 6 (3.08%) CommVault
4 6 (3.08%) NetApp
5 4 (2.05%) Sencha
6 3 (1.54%) SAP
6 3 (1.54%) ATG
6 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.54%) Infobright
7 2 (1.03%) hybris
7 2 (1.03%) Google
8 1 (0.51%) NorthgateArinso
8 1 (0.51%) Northgate
8 1 (0.51%) Remedy
8 1 (0.51%) BMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Bournemouth University
Salary: £25-30k per annum plus £8k training and development budget
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Bournemouth University
Salary: £25-30k per annum plus £8k training and development budget
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago