The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Programmer
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 423 448
Rank change year-on-year +54 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 25 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 16
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +29.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14480 18932 20086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12107 16135 16169
Median salary £42,925 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Java Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in the South East

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the South East.

Salary trend for Java Programmer in the South East

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Programmer in the South East

Java Programmer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Programmer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +44 6 £80,000 +39.13%
Surrey +35 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Oxfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £80,000 -
West Sussex -3 2 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Java Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Java Programmer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) SQL
4 24 (53.33%) Linux
5 23 (51.11%) CSS
5 23 (51.11%) HTML
6 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
7 19 (42.22%) Degree
7 19 (42.22%) Oracle
8 18 (40.00%) OO
8 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (35.56%) C++
10 14 (31.11%) C
10 14 (31.11%) Assembly Language
11 13 (28.89%) MySQL
11 13 (28.89%) JSP
12 12 (26.67%) Mathematics
12 12 (26.67%) Multithreading
12 12 (26.67%) Multithreaded Programming
13 9 (20.00%) Finance
14 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
14 8 (17.78%) MVC
14 8 (17.78%) Python
14 8 (17.78%) Scrum
15 7 (15.56%) Web Design
15 7 (15.56%) jQuery
15 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
15 7 (15.56%) .NET
15 7 (15.56%) HTML5

Java Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) Drupal
1 5 (11.11%) JBoss
1 5 (11.11%) WordPress
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) CSS
1 23 (51.11%) HTML
2 13 (28.89%) JSP
3 7 (15.56%) .NET
3 7 (15.56%) HTML5
3 7 (15.56%) jQuery
4 6 (13.33%) J2EE
4 6 (13.33%) Java EE
5 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (8.89%) Spring
6 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 3 (6.67%) XML
8 2 (4.44%) SOAP
8 2 (4.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) AS400
4 2 (4.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Android
2 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) OO
3 12 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 12 (26.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 12 (26.67%) Multithreading
4 8 (17.78%) MVC
4 8 (17.78%) Scrum
5 7 (15.56%) Web Design
6 6 (13.33%) High Availability
6 6 (13.33%) Kanban
6 6 (13.33%) OOD
7 5 (11.11%) Android Development
7 5 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 5 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (11.11%) SOA
7 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) C++
4 14 (31.11%) Assembly Language
4 14 (31.11%) C
5 8 (17.78%) Python
6 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) C#
8 2 (4.44%) COBOL
8 2 (4.44%) Delphi
8 2 (4.44%) Fortran
8 2 (4.44%) RPG
9 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PhD
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Sun
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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