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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 426 444
Rank change year-on-year +54 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 24 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 12
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.46% +11.11%  

Java SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5953 7415 7788
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.71% 38.08% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5142 6629 6762
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Java SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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 +42 11 - -
Hampshire +13 4 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £39,500 -
Surrey +52 3 £52,500 +23.52%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £40,000 +2.04%
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (83.33%) Spring
3 28 (77.78%) Degree
4 25 (69.44%) JMS
5 24 (66.67%) Oracle
6 23 (63.89%) HTML
7 22 (61.11%) XML
7 22 (61.11%) Tomcat
7 22 (61.11%) WebSphere
8 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (55.56%) Web Services
10 19 (52.78%) Linux
11 18 (50.00%) SQL
11 18 (50.00%) J2EE
12 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
12 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
13 15 (41.67%) JBoss
13 15 (41.67%) Open Source
14 13 (36.11%) Java EE
14 13 (36.11%) Eclipse
14 13 (36.11%) IntelliJ
14 13 (36.11%) NetBeans
15 12 (33.33%) SOAP
15 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
16 11 (30.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 11 (30.56%) REST
16 11 (30.56%) Maven
16 11 (30.56%) Ajax
16 11 (30.56%) FTP

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 22 (61.11%) Tomcat
1 22 (61.11%) WebSphere
2 15 (41.67%) JBoss
3 11 (30.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) FTP
1 11 (30.56%) HTTP
1 11 (30.56%) Internet
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Eclipse
1 13 (36.11%) IntelliJ
1 13 (36.11%) NetBeans
2 11 (30.56%) Maven
3 9 (25.00%) Selenium
4 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
6 4 (11.11%) Hudson
6 4 (11.11%) JUnit
7 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Integration Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Support Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Technical Support
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Technical Support
3 11 (30.56%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Java Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) Spring
2 25 (69.44%) JMS
3 23 (63.89%) HTML
4 22 (61.11%) XML
5 20 (55.56%) Web Services
6 18 (50.00%) J2EE
7 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
8 13 (36.11%) Java EE
9 12 (33.33%) SOAP
10 11 (30.56%) Ajax
10 11 (30.56%) REST
11 10 (27.78%) JSF
12 9 (25.00%) JSP
12 9 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
12 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (19.44%) CSS
14 6 (16.67%) jQuery
14 6 (16.67%) Middleware
15 5 (13.89%) EJB
15 5 (13.89%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (19.44%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Open Source
3 11 (30.56%) SOA
4 9 (25.00%) System Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 5 (13.89%) Android Development
6 5 (13.89%) UML
7 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) BDD
8 2 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile First
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) User Stories
8 2 (5.56%) Wireframes
9 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.11%) AWK
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) sed
6 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) PA-DSS
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) BEA
2 11 (30.56%) IBM
2 11 (30.56%) TIBCO
3 9 (25.00%) BT
4 4 (11.11%) Terracotta