The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England / South East
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 1927 2357 2486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.81% 12.14% 11.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.93% 23.70% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 2006 2149
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

Java is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8052 9946 10424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.52% 51.23% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7008 8839 8951
Median salary £44,031 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.22% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in the South East

Java
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Java in the South East

Java
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the South East over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in the South East

Java
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +7 546 £50,000 -9.09% 70
Hampshire +2 335 £45,000 - 41
Surrey 0 294 £50,000 - 48
Oxfordshire +3 277 £55,000 +2.80% 47
Buckinghamshire +3 194 £47,500 +5.55% 24
West Sussex -9 126 £47,500 +0.52% 11
East Sussex +13 100 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Kent -20 44 £38,250 -2.54% 8
Middlesex +2 13 £41,250 -21.42% 3
Sussex - 3 £55,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 2 £70,000 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 1650 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1257 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1173 (31.11%) SQL
4 1040 (27.58%) HTML
5 994 (26.36%) Linux
6 944 (25.03%) Spring
7 812 (21.53%) CSS
8 795 (21.08%) Software Engineering
9 766 (20.31%) Python
10 764 (20.26%) Degree
11 741 (19.65%) C++
12 686 (18.19%) C#
13 679 (18.01%) Web Services
14 667 (17.69%) Oracle
15 589 (15.62%) XML
16 569 (15.09%) J2EE
17 551 (14.61%) Scrum
18 546 (14.48%) TDD
19 488 (12.94%) .NET
20 486 (12.89%) Windows
21 481 (12.76%) Finance
22 469 (12.44%) Unix
23 466 (12.36%) Git (software)
24 443 (11.75%) Computer Science
25 430 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
25 430 (11.40%) MySQL
25 430 (11.40%) Hibernate
26 423 (11.22%) AngularJS
27 421 (11.16%) OO
28 407 (10.79%) Selenium

Java
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
1 247 (6.55%) JBoss
2 240 (6.36%) Tomcat
3 186 (4.93%) Apache
4 123 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 108 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
6 102 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 97 (2.57%) Apache Spark
8 86 (2.28%) CMS
9 85 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 63 (1.67%) Confluence
11 51 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 47 (1.25%) OpenStack
13 44 (1.17%) Apache Solr
14 41 (1.09%) WordPress
15 38 (1.01%) IIS
16 31 (0.82%) GlassFish
17 25 (0.66%) nginx
18 24 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
19 21 (0.56%) SharePoint
20 20 (0.53%) Jetty
Applications
1 35 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 29 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.16%) FrameMaker
6 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.11%) InVision
6 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.053%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.053%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.053%) Simulink
8 1 (0.027%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.027%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 31 (0.82%) SAP ERP
3 26 (0.69%) SAP Hybris
4 25 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
5 24 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
6 16 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
7 14 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
8 13 (0.34%) Magento
9 12 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
9 12 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
10 10 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
11 9 (0.24%) BigMachines
11 9 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (0.21%) Sentinel
13 7 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
14 6 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
14 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
15 5 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
16 4 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
16 4 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 335 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (4.19%) SaaS
3 115 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (1.78%) GitHub
5 55 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (0.85%) PaaS
7 31 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (0.74%) Amazon S3
9 22 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 15 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
12 13 (0.34%) Google Analytics
13 12 (0.32%) Google App Engine
14 10 (0.27%) Force.com
14 10 (0.27%) IaaS
15 7 (0.19%) Boomi
16 6 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
16 6 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.16%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 124 (3.29%) Internet
1 124 (3.29%) TCP/IP
2 120 (3.18%) HTTP
3 78 (2.07%) DNS
4 57 (1.51%) Firewall
5 39 (1.03%) LDAP
5 39 (1.03%) SSL
6 29 (0.77%) FTP
7 25 (0.66%) Network Security
8 22 (0.58%) DHCP
9 21 (0.56%) BGP
9 21 (0.56%) LAN
10 20 (0.53%) VLAN
11 19 (0.50%) VoIP
12 17 (0.45%) AMQP
13 16 (0.42%) ATM
14 15 (0.40%) VPN
14 15 (0.40%) WAN
14 15 (0.40%) Wireless
15 14 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (11.40%) MySQL
2 357 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 348 (9.23%) Big Data
4 276 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 187 (4.96%) Hadoop
5 187 (4.96%) Relational Database
6 152 (4.03%) MongoDB
7 116 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 98 (2.60%) Oracle Database
9 95 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 66 (1.75%) DB2
11 64 (1.70%) HBase
12 49 (1.30%) Redis
13 48 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 37 (0.98%) Apache Hive
15 36 (0.95%) MariaDB
16 30 (0.80%) SQLite
17 28 (0.74%) Data Mining
18 23 (0.61%) Spark SQL
19 18 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 466 (12.36%) Git (software)
2 407 (10.79%) Selenium
3 347 (9.20%) Jenkins
4 319 (8.46%) Maven
5 254 (6.74%) JIRA
6 208 (5.52%) Subversion
7 184 (4.88%) JUnit
8 158 (4.19%) Eclipse
9 153 (4.06%) WebDriver
10 131 (3.47%) Ant
11 104 (2.76%) Gradle
12 102 (2.70%) JMeter
13 82 (2.17%) Cucumber
14 70 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 70 (1.86%) IntelliJ
15 57 (1.51%) Visual Studio
16 52 (1.38%) SoapUI
17 48 (1.27%) TestNG
18 47 (1.25%) Mockito
19 45 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 481 (12.76%) Finance
2 205 (5.44%) Telecoms
3 124 (3.29%) Banking
4 102 (2.70%) Publishing
5 99 (2.63%) Marketing
6 82 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 77 (2.04%) Retail
8 63 (1.67%) Electronics
9 59 (1.56%) Advertising
10 44 (1.17%) Games
11 39 (1.03%) Automotive
12 36 (0.95%) Military
13 29 (0.77%) Aerospace
14 23 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.58%) Back Office
15 22 (0.58%) Legal
16 11 (0.29%) German Language
17 8 (0.21%) French Language
18 5 (0.13%) Investment Banking
19 4 (0.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2017 (53.49%) Developer
2 1271 (33.70%) Java Developer
3 420 (11.14%) Software Engineer
4 406 (10.77%) Senior Developer
5 358 (9.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 325 (8.62%) Software Developer
7 287 (7.61%) Java Engineer
8 186 (4.93%) Analyst
9 176 (4.67%) Java Software Developer
10 175 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
11 158 (4.19%) Graduate
12 155 (4.11%) Architect
13 145 (3.85%) Junior
14 130 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
15 119 (3.16%) C# Developer
16 116 (3.08%) Test Engineer
17 112 (2.97%) HTML Developer
18 111 (2.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 109 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
20 107 (2.84%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1040 (27.58%) HTML
2 944 (25.03%) Spring
3 812 (21.53%) CSS
4 679 (18.01%) Web Services
5 589 (15.62%) XML
6 569 (15.09%) J2EE
7 488 (12.94%) .NET
8 430 (11.40%) Hibernate
9 423 (11.22%) AngularJS
10 396 (10.50%) REST
11 375 (9.94%) SOAP
12 277 (7.35%) jQuery
13 276 (7.32%) RESTful
14 244 (6.47%) Ajax
15 233 (6.18%) JSON
16 225 (5.97%) Java EE
17 209 (5.54%) HTML5
18 189 (5.01%) JMS
19 180 (4.77%) JSP
20 176 (4.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 443 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 235 (6.23%) Greenfield Project
3 176 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 173 (4.59%) Mobile App
5 118 (3.13%) User Experience
6 84 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 72 (1.91%) Algorithms
8 59 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 51 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
10 50 (1.33%) Fintech
11 42 (1.11%) Data Structures
12 38 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 37 (0.98%) Semantic Web
14 33 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 27 (0.72%) Cyber Attack
16 24 (0.64%) Data Centre
16 24 (0.64%) iPad
17 22 (0.58%) Social Media
17 22 (0.58%) Virtual Team
18 21 (0.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 994 (26.36%) Linux
2 486 (12.89%) Windows
3 469 (12.44%) Unix
4 287 (7.61%) Android
5 189 (5.01%) Apple iOS
6 90 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 87 (2.31%) CentOS
8 77 (2.04%) Windows Server
9 48 (1.27%) Solaris
10 37 (0.98%) Ubuntu
11 33 (0.88%) Mac OS
12 30 (0.80%) Debian
13 26 (0.69%) VxWorks
14 19 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.27%) Windows Phone
18 9 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1650 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 795 (21.08%) Software Engineering
3 551 (14.61%) Scrum
4 546 (14.48%) TDD
5 430 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
6 421 (11.16%) OO
7 329 (8.72%) Web Development
8 298 (7.90%) MVC
9 282 (7.48%) DevOps
10 279 (7.40%) Open Source
11 262 (6.95%) Unit Testing
12 259 (6.87%) E-Commerce
13 256 (6.79%) SDLC
14 233 (6.18%) BDD
15 226 (5.99%) SOA
16 217 (5.75%) Microservices
17 193 (5.12%) Mentoring
18 180 (4.77%) Automated Testing
18 180 (4.77%) OOP
19 171 (4.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1257 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1173 (31.11%) SQL
3 766 (20.31%) Python
4 741 (19.65%) C++
5 686 (18.19%) C#
6 405 (10.74%) C
7 336 (8.91%) PHP
8 303 (8.04%) Ruby
9 265 (7.03%) Perl
10 217 (5.75%) Bash Shell
11 163 (4.32%) Scala
12 154 (4.08%) PL/SQL
13 139 (3.69%) Shell Script
14 78 (2.07%) Groovy
15 69 (1.83%) PowerShell
16 68 (1.80%) Objective-C
16 68 (1.80%) VB
16 68 (1.80%) VB.NET
17 43 (1.14%) R
17 43 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 764 (20.26%) Degree
2 219 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 97 (2.57%) SC Cleared
4 85 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 59 (1.56%) ISEB
6 45 (1.19%) PhD
7 40 (1.06%) DV Cleared
8 21 (0.56%) CISSP
9 19 (0.50%) CEH
10 14 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 13 (0.34%) GCIA
11 13 (0.34%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.32%) CCNP
12 12 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.29%) CCNA
14 10 (0.27%) APMG
14 10 (0.27%) Chartered Engineer
14 10 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (0.27%) PMP
15 6 (0.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (6.36%) QA
2 32 (0.85%) SLA
3 22 (0.58%) SDET
4 12 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.13%) PMO
8 2 (0.053%) HL7
9 1 (0.027%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.027%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.027%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.027%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 136 (3.61%) Docker
2 63 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 33 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 26 (0.69%) HDFS
6 22 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (0.45%) Hyper-V
8 15 (0.40%) KVM
9 13 (0.34%) XenServer
10 12 (0.32%) vSphere
11 11 (0.29%) Firmware
11 11 (0.29%) Xen
12 6 (0.16%) vCloud
12 6 (0.16%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 4 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.053%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.027%) iptables
15 1 (0.027%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 124 (3.29%) Puppet
2 104 (2.76%) Ansible
3 99 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (1.19%) Salt
5 30 (0.80%) Kubernetes
6 25 (0.66%) Grafana
7 22 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (0.42%) Terraform
9 15 (0.40%) Nagios
10 13 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
10 13 (0.34%) Nessus
10 13 (0.34%) Nmap
11 11 (0.29%) Graphite
12 10 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
13 9 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (0.21%) Packer
15 7 (0.19%) MOM
16 6 (0.16%) OpenVAS
16 6 (0.16%) vRealize
16 6 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 667 (17.69%) Oracle
2 225 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 127 (3.37%) SAP
4 103 (2.73%) Red Hat
5 95 (2.52%) VMware
6 65 (1.72%) HP
7 64 (1.70%) IBM
8 56 (1.49%) hybris
9 55 (1.46%) Google
10 45 (1.19%) Talend
11 41 (1.09%) Adobe
12 32 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
13 29 (0.77%) TIBCO
14 25 (0.66%) Cisco
15 23 (0.61%) Dynatrace
15 23 (0.61%) Sun
16 17 (0.45%) Apple
17 16 (0.42%) Atlassian
17 16 (0.42%) Citrix
17 16 (0.42%) Zend
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
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Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent bonus and bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
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West Sussex
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Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus , shares,Pension,health
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Benefits
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Andover, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 per annum + Benefits
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