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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 98 100 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.63% 11.07% 14.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.96% 20.62% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 94 95 123
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,795
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.94%
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
409 485 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.52% 53.71% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 386 466 455
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 76 (42.22%) Software Engineering
2 69 (38.33%) Oracle
3 57 (31.67%) C++
4 56 (31.11%) C#
5 54 (30.00%) SQL
6 46 (25.56%) Degree
7 42 (23.33%) XML
8 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
9 37 (20.56%) C
9 37 (20.56%) Linux
10 35 (19.44%) ISO 9001
10 35 (19.44%) Kindle
11 33 (18.33%) .NET
11 33 (18.33%) J2EE
12 31 (17.22%) Spring
13 30 (16.67%) HTML
14 29 (16.11%) Windows
14 29 (16.11%) Scrum
15 26 (14.44%) MySQL
15 26 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (13.89%) TDD
16 25 (13.89%) JavaScript
16 25 (13.89%) PHP
17 24 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (12.22%) Embedded Linux
18 22 (12.22%) Web Development
18 22 (12.22%) FTP
18 22 (12.22%) SSL
19 21 (11.67%) Web Services
19 21 (11.67%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.22%) Apache
3 4 (2.22%) Confluence
4 3 (1.67%) IIS
5 2 (1.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.11%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.22%) FTP
1 22 (12.22%) SSL
2 18 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.78%) HTTP
4 3 (1.67%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.67%) 3G
4 3 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.67%) 2G
4 3 (1.67%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.67%) 4G
5 2 (1.11%) Firewall
5 2 (1.11%) LDAP
5 2 (1.11%) 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 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.44%) MySQL
3 18 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 15 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 15 (8.33%) OLAP
4 15 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 15 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (1.67%) Big Data
6 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.11%) DB2
7 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (10.56%) Subversion
2 10 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (5.00%) JUnit
4 8 (4.44%) Eclipse RCP
4 8 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.33%) Xcode
6 5 (2.78%) JIRA
7 2 (1.11%) Selenium
7 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.11%) GCC
8 1 (0.56%) GDB
8 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (7.78%) Telecoms
1 14 (7.78%) Retail
2 13 (7.22%) Finance
3 5 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (1.11%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (45.00%) Developer
2 43 (23.89%) Software Engineer
3 36 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 17 (9.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (8.89%) Development Manager
8 12 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (5.00%) Architect
10 8 (4.44%) C Software Engineer
11 7 (3.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Software Manager
11 7 (3.89%) Technical Developer
11 7 (3.89%) iOS Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Business Developer
12 6 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
13 5 (2.78%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.33%) XML
2 33 (18.33%) .NET
2 33 (18.33%) J2EE
3 31 (17.22%) Spring
4 30 (16.67%) HTML
5 21 (11.67%) CSS
5 21 (11.67%) Web Services
6 18 (10.00%) JSP
7 11 (6.11%) Hibernate
7 11 (6.11%) Spring Integration
8 9 (5.00%) jQuery
8 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.44%) SWT
10 6 (3.33%) STL
11 5 (2.78%) Java EE
12 4 (2.22%) Grails
12 4 (2.22%) JSF
12 4 (2.22%) SOAP
12 4 (2.22%) MFC
13 3 (1.67%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.44%) Kindle
2 16 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 15 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.33%) EMV
3 15 (8.33%) Cryptography
4 13 (7.22%) EFT
5 11 (6.11%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.89%) Open Source
7 5 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.22%) Physics
9 3 (1.67%) Handset
10 2 (1.11%) Clustering
11 1 (0.56%) Derivative
11 1 (0.56%) iPad
11 1 (0.56%) CMDB
11 1 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.56%) Linux
2 29 (16.11%) Windows
3 22 (12.22%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (9.44%) Apple iOS
5 15 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.11%) Android
7 5 (2.78%) UNIX
8 2 (1.11%) CentOS
8 2 (1.11%) AIX
8 2 (1.11%) Solaris
8 2 (1.11%) Debian
8 2 (1.11%) Fedora
8 2 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (42.22%) Software Engineering
2 29 (16.11%) Scrum
3 26 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (13.89%) TDD
5 24 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (12.22%) Web Development
7 15 (8.33%) ETL
7 15 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 13 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.11%) iOS Development
9 11 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.56%) OO
10 10 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (5.00%) Android Development
11 9 (5.00%) Analytics
12 8 (4.44%) Signal Processing
13 7 (3.89%) Time Management
13 7 (3.89%) ERP
13 7 (3.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (31.67%) C++
2 56 (31.11%) C#
3 54 (30.00%) SQL
4 37 (20.56%) C
5 25 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 25 (13.89%) PHP
6 19 (10.56%) PL/SQL
6 19 (10.56%) Objective-C
7 13 (7.22%) Embedded C++
8 12 (6.67%) Python
9 9 (5.00%) Embedded C
10 8 (4.44%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.33%) Perl
12 4 (2.22%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.67%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.67%) VB
14 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.56%) Ruby
14 1 (0.56%) Groovy
14 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (25.56%) Degree
2 11 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.22%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.44%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.11%) zsh
Vendors
1 69 (38.33%) Oracle
2 11 (6.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.89%) Atlassian
3 7 (3.89%) VeriFone
4 5 (2.78%) EMC
5 2 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.11%) Sage
5 2 (1.11%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.56%) webMethods
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
6 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.56%) Sun
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
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Posted: 5 days ago
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