Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 529 579 629
Rank change year-on-year +50 +50 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 18 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.059% 0.066% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 21
South East median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +40.85% -19.32%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £89,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +21.05% -5.00%

Java SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12777 13419 16408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.13% 38.36% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11104 11803 14210
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,728
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.91% +9.32%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Java SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in the South East

Java SE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Java SE in the South East

Java SE
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java SE in the South East

Java SE
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 SE within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +59 13 £65,000 +20.93%
Berkshire +64 11 £71,250 +32.56%
West Sussex +10 5 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Spring
3 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (44.44%) Java EE
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 6 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (33.33%) SOA
6 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) JMS
6 6 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (33.33%) BEA
6 6 (33.33%) TIBCO
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) Servlets
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
7 5 (27.78%) OOD
7 5 (27.78%) OO
7 5 (27.78%) JBoss
7 5 (27.78%) AWT
7 5 (27.78%) Java ME
7 5 (27.78%) TDD

Java SE
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 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (27.78%) JBoss
3 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 3 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (5.56%) GeoServer
5 1 (5.56%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) FTP
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) BGP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) SNMP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) NetBeans
3 2 (11.11%) Grunt
3 2 (11.11%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Support
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Spring
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) Java EE
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) JMS
4 6 (33.33%) REST
4 6 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Ajax
5 5 (27.78%) AWT
5 5 (27.78%) CSS
5 5 (27.78%) Java ME
5 5 (27.78%) JSON
5 5 (27.78%) Servlets
5 5 (27.78%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) Node.js
6 2 (11.11%) OAuth2
6 2 (11.11%) RAML
6 2 (11.11%) SAML
6 2 (11.11%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 22301
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) Opsview
1 3 (16.67%) vMotion
1 3 (16.67%) WMI
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
2 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) BEA
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
1 6 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 3 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (16.67%) Juniper
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Workday
4 1 (5.56%) ESRI
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Sage