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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 96 86 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.29% 10.48% 11.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.75% 20.98% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 95 84 100
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £30,122
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
422 410 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.65% 49.94% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 402 398 405
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 78 (43.58%) Software Engineering
2 68 (37.99%) Oracle
3 66 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (32.40%) SQL
5 57 (31.84%) C++
6 50 (27.93%) C#
7 46 (25.70%) Degree
8 39 (21.79%) XML
9 37 (20.67%) SQL Server
9 37 (20.67%) ISO 9001
9 37 (20.67%) Kindle
10 34 (18.99%) C
11 32 (17.88%) HTML
11 32 (17.88%) Linux
12 31 (17.32%) Scrum
13 30 (16.76%) .NET
13 30 (16.76%) Coaching
14 28 (15.64%) Mentoring
14 28 (15.64%) J2EE
14 28 (15.64%) PHP
14 28 (15.64%) Windows
14 28 (15.64%) Spring
15 27 (15.08%) TDD
15 27 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (15.08%) JavaScript
16 26 (14.53%) Web Services
17 23 (12.85%) MySQL
17 23 (12.85%) CSS
18 20 (11.17%) Tomcat
19 19 (10.61%) PL/SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (11.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.23%) Apache
4 3 (1.68%) IIS
4 3 (1.68%) Confluence
5 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.12%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.56%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.06%) FTP
1 18 (10.06%) SSL
2 14 (7.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.79%) HTTP
4 3 (1.68%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.68%) 3G
4 3 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.68%) 2G
4 3 (1.68%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.68%) 4G
5 2 (1.12%) Firewall
5 2 (1.12%) LDAP
5 2 (1.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) SMTP
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.85%) MySQL
3 18 (10.06%) Oracle Database
4 15 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 15 (8.38%) OLAP
4 15 (8.38%) RDBMS
4 15 (8.38%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.68%) Big Data
7 2 (1.12%) DB2
7 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (9.50%) Subversion
2 11 (6.15%) JUnit
3 10 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.59%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.03%) Eclipse RCP
5 6 (3.35%) Xcode
5 6 (3.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.23%) JIRA
7 3 (1.68%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.68%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.12%) GCC
9 1 (0.56%) GDB
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium
9 1 (0.56%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (7.26%) Telecoms
1 13 (7.26%) Finance
2 9 (5.03%) Retail
3 2 (1.12%) Banking
3 2 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (44.69%) Developer
2 39 (21.79%) Software Engineer
3 36 (20.11%) Java Developer
4 19 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (10.06%) Software Developer
5 18 (10.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (8.94%) Architect
7 13 (7.26%) Development Manager
8 12 (6.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.03%) iOS Developer
11 8 (4.47%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) Business Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Consultant
12 7 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (3.91%) C Software Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) Technical Developer
13 6 (3.35%) Software Manager
13 6 (3.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.79%) XML
2 32 (17.88%) HTML
3 30 (16.76%) .NET
4 28 (15.64%) J2EE
4 28 (15.64%) Spring
5 26 (14.53%) Web Services
6 23 (12.85%) CSS
7 18 (10.06%) JSP
8 11 (6.15%) Java EE
8 11 (6.15%) Hibernate
8 11 (6.15%) Spring Integration
9 9 (5.03%) SWT
9 9 (5.03%) jQuery
9 9 (5.03%) ASP.NET
10 6 (3.35%) SOAP
10 6 (3.35%) STL
11 4 (2.23%) MFC
11 4 (2.23%) JSF
11 4 (2.23%) Grails
12 3 (1.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.67%) Kindle
2 15 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.82%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.15%) EMV
4 11 (6.15%) Cryptography
5 10 (5.59%) Digital Media
6 9 (5.03%) EFT
7 7 (3.91%) Open Source
7 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.79%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.23%) Physics
10 3 (1.68%) Handset
11 2 (1.12%) Clustering
12 1 (0.56%) Derivative
12 1 (0.56%) iPad
12 1 (0.56%) Life Science
12 1 (0.56%) CMDB
12 1 (0.56%) iPhone
12 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.88%) Linux
2 28 (15.64%) Windows
3 18 (10.06%) Embedded Linux
4 16 (8.94%) Apple iOS
5 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.47%) Android
7 6 (3.35%) UNIX
8 2 (1.12%) CentOS
8 2 (1.12%) Debian
8 2 (1.12%) Fedora
8 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.12%) AIX
8 2 (1.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (43.58%) Software Engineering
2 66 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (17.32%) Scrum
4 30 (16.76%) Coaching
5 28 (15.64%) Mentoring
6 27 (15.08%) TDD
6 27 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (10.06%) Web Development
8 16 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (8.38%) ETL
10 14 (7.82%) OO
11 13 (7.26%) Mobile Application Development
12 12 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (6.15%) SOA
13 11 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (5.59%) iOS Development
15 9 (5.03%) Customer Engagement
16 8 (4.47%) Signal Processing
17 7 (3.91%) ERP
17 7 (3.91%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.40%) SQL
2 57 (31.84%) C++
3 50 (27.93%) C#
4 34 (18.99%) C
5 28 (15.64%) PHP
6 27 (15.08%) JavaScript
7 19 (10.61%) PL/SQL
7 19 (10.61%) Objective-C
8 12 (6.70%) Python
9 10 (5.59%) Embedded C++
10 9 (5.03%) Embedded C
11 8 (4.47%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.35%) Perl
13 4 (2.23%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.68%) VB
15 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.56%) Ruby
15 1 (0.56%) Groovy
15 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (25.70%) Degree
2 11 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (20.67%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.12%) zsh
1 2 (1.12%) HDFS
Vendors
1 68 (37.99%) Oracle
2 11 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.35%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.79%) EMC
5 4 (2.23%) VeriFone
6 2 (1.12%) VMware
6 2 (1.12%) Sage
6 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.12%) Apple
6 2 (1.12%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Siebel
7 1 (0.56%) Sun
7 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.56%) webMethods
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