The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 325 358
Rank change year-on-year +22 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 91 111 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.62% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 110 96
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 14084 17831 20749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.94% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11801 15169 16871
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in the South East

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in the South East

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in the South East

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +39 29 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Oxfordshire +29 25 £45,000 -12.19% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 11 £48,750 +21.87% 1
West Sussex +8 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Surrey +7 10 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Hampshire +16 3 £40,500 -19.00%
East Sussex +9 2 £32,500 -31.57%
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (60.22%) JavaScript
3 96 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (46.96%) HTML
5 80 (44.20%) SQL
6 72 (39.78%) CSS
7 71 (39.23%) Software Engineering
8 61 (33.70%) Spring
9 57 (31.49%) C#
10 56 (30.94%) .NET
11 51 (28.18%) Scrum
12 45 (24.86%) Degree
12 45 (24.86%) XML
13 44 (24.31%) AngularJS
14 41 (22.65%) Computer Science
15 37 (20.44%) Hibernate
16 35 (19.34%) PHP
16 35 (19.34%) Linux
17 32 (17.68%) Web Services
17 32 (17.68%) Unit Testing
18 31 (17.13%) Open Source
18 31 (17.13%) jQuery
18 31 (17.13%) TDD
18 31 (17.13%) C++
18 31 (17.13%) OO
19 28 (15.47%) MySQL
20 27 (14.92%) J2EE
21 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
21 25 (13.81%) Python
21 25 (13.81%) MVC

Java Software Developer 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 14 (7.73%) Drupal
2 9 (4.97%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.97%) WordPress
3 7 (3.87%) Apache
3 7 (3.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (3.31%) Confluence
4 6 (3.31%) JBoss
4 6 (3.31%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.76%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.66%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.55%) CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Jetty
9 1 (0.55%) Liferay
9 1 (0.55%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.73%) SaaS
2 11 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.97%) Force.com
4 7 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.31%) GitHub
6 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.66%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.66%) Skype
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) NGN
2 2 (1.10%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) AMQP
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.47%) MySQL
2 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.18%) MongoDB
3 13 (7.18%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.97%) Big Data
5 8 (4.42%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.10%) MS Access
9 2 (1.10%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.55%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.55%) GIS
10 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.55%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (13.81%) Maven
2 20 (11.05%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.94%) JIRA
4 13 (7.18%) Subversion
5 12 (6.63%) Selenium
6 11 (6.08%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.42%) JUnit
8 7 (3.87%) WebDriver
9 6 (3.31%) Ant
9 6 (3.31%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.76%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.76%) Gradle
11 4 (2.21%) NUnit
12 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.10%) Hudson
12 2 (1.10%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.10%) Mockito
12 2 (1.10%) TestNG
13 1 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.55%) Spock
General
1 23 (12.71%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Marketing
3 6 (3.31%) Publishing
3 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.21%) Banking
5 3 (1.66%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (46.96%) HTML
2 72 (39.78%) CSS
3 61 (33.70%) Spring
4 56 (30.94%) .NET
5 45 (24.86%) XML
6 44 (24.31%) AngularJS
7 37 (20.44%) Hibernate
8 32 (17.68%) Web Services
9 31 (17.13%) jQuery
10 27 (14.92%) J2EE
11 24 (13.26%) RESTful
12 22 (12.15%) SOAP
13 21 (11.60%) REST
14 19 (10.50%) Ajax
15 18 (9.94%) ASP.NET
15 18 (9.94%) HTML5
16 16 (8.84%) .NET Framework
17 14 (7.73%) JMS
17 14 (7.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 13 (7.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.65%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.52%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.52%) Social Media
3 8 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.31%) Fintech
4 6 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.66%) iPad
6 2 (1.10%) User Experience
7 1 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Blog
7 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.34%) Linux
2 13 (7.18%) Android
3 11 (6.08%) Apple iOS
4 10 (5.52%) Mac OS X
5 7 (3.87%) Unix
6 4 (2.21%) Windows
7 3 (1.66%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (1.66%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (39.23%) Software Engineering
3 51 (28.18%) Scrum
4 32 (17.68%) Unit Testing
5 31 (17.13%) OO
5 31 (17.13%) Open Source
5 31 (17.13%) TDD
6 25 (13.81%) MVC
7 19 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (10.50%) OOP
8 17 (9.39%) SDLC
9 16 (8.84%) Microservices
9 16 (8.84%) Product Management
10 15 (8.29%) Web Application Development
11 14 (7.73%) Kanban
11 14 (7.73%) Test Automation
12 13 (7.18%) Web Development
13 12 (6.63%) Android Development
13 12 (6.63%) CRM
14 11 (6.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (60.22%) JavaScript
3 80 (44.20%) SQL
4 57 (31.49%) C#
5 35 (19.34%) PHP
6 31 (17.13%) C++
7 25 (13.81%) Python
8 16 (8.84%) Scala
9 13 (7.18%) Ruby
10 11 (6.08%) ABAP
11 10 (5.52%) Apex Code
11 10 (5.52%) Perl
12 8 (4.42%) C
13 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.21%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.66%) Assembly Language
15 3 (1.66%) Groovy
15 3 (1.66%) HQL
16 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (24.86%) Degree
2 24 (13.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.52%) Docker
2 2 (1.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) Packer
1 4 (2.21%) Terraform
2 2 (1.10%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (11.60%) Oracle
2 15 (8.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.08%) SAP
4 3 (1.66%) Twitter
5 1 (0.55%) Apigee
5 1 (0.55%) Google
5 1 (0.55%) IBM
5 1 (0.55%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.55%) OpenText
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.55%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.55%) Sun
5 1 (0.55%) Talend
5 1 (0.55%) VMware
5 1 (0.55%) WSO2
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