Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 16 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 4139 4190 4804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.45% 11.90% 11.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.72% 23.04% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3554 3758 4364
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17450 18183 21211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.70% 51.66% 50.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15215 16064 18405
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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 +9 2082 £52,500 +5.00% 135
Berkshire +8 998 £52,500 +5.00% 54
Surrey 0 756 £52,500 +5.00% 54
Oxfordshire +3 696 £55,000 +10.00% 57
Hampshire +2 646 £45,000 - 43
Buckinghamshire +7 397 £47,500 +5.56% 24
East Sussex +6 294 £47,500 +5.56% 8
West Sussex -5 253 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Kent -3 61 £42,500 - 1
Sussex - 16 £70,000 - 3
Middlesex -9 13 £65,000 +62.50% 1
M4 Corridor -1 11 - -
Home Counties +5 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Java
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1912 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1337 (32.30%) JavaScript
3 1312 (31.70%) SQL
4 1054 (25.47%) Python
5 972 (23.48%) Linux
6 949 (22.93%) Spring
7 941 (22.73%) HTML
8 880 (21.26%) Degree
9 866 (20.92%) C#
10 818 (19.76%) Software Engineering
11 804 (19.42%) Web Services
12 789 (19.06%) CSS
13 742 (17.93%) C++
14 694 (16.77%) Scrum
15 682 (16.48%) TDD
16 646 (15.61%) Amazon AWS
17 601 (14.52%) Computer Science
18 597 (14.42%) Test Automation
19 595 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
20 557 (13.46%) .NET
21 537 (12.97%) Finance
21 537 (12.97%) AngularJS
22 536 (12.95%) Windows
23 515 (12.44%) Oracle
24 511 (12.35%) Git (software)
25 489 (11.81%) Jenkins
26 471 (11.38%) OO
27 449 (10.85%) REST
27 449 (10.85%) DevOps
28 439 (10.61%) MySQL

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
1 234 (5.65%) Tomcat
2 204 (4.93%) Apache
3 162 (3.91%) Apache Spark
4 155 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
5 147 (3.55%) JBoss
6 96 (2.32%) WebLogic
7 89 (2.15%) Confluence
8 49 (1.18%) Apache Solr
8 49 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 48 (1.16%) SharePoint
10 39 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 35 (0.85%) OpenStack
12 33 (0.80%) IIS
13 29 (0.70%) nginx
14 28 (0.68%) CMS
15 26 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
15 26 (0.63%) Drupal
15 26 (0.63%) Liferay
16 23 (0.56%) Apache Pig
17 20 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 17 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.12%) Mathematica
8 4 (0.097%) SPSS
9 2 (0.048%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.048%) Simulink
10 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.024%) Blender
10 1 (0.024%) CATIA
10 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.024%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 32 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
2 30 (0.72%) SAP ERP
3 18 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 17 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (0.31%) BusinessWare
5 13 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 12 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
7 11 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.27%) Teamcenter
8 10 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
10 8 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
11 7 (0.17%) SAP BPC
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
12 5 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
13 4 (0.097%) Oracle Cash Management
13 4 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 646 (15.61%) Amazon AWS
2 293 (7.08%) SaaS
3 271 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 92 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 82 (1.98%) GitHub
6 66 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
7 49 (1.18%) PaaS
8 42 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
9 39 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
10 36 (0.87%) Amazon S3
11 31 (0.75%) OpenShift
12 27 (0.65%) IaaS
13 26 (0.63%) npm
14 22 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
14 22 (0.53%) Firebase
15 16 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 16 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.31%) Route 53
17 12 (0.29%) Serverless
18 11 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.50%) Internet
2 85 (2.05%) HTTP
3 71 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 62 (1.50%) Firewall
5 59 (1.43%) DNS
6 56 (1.35%) SSL
7 55 (1.33%) FTP
8 45 (1.09%) WAN
9 42 (1.01%) AMQP
10 40 (0.97%) VPN
11 35 (0.85%) Network Security
12 34 (0.82%) LAN
13 27 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
14 23 (0.56%) Ethernet
14 23 (0.56%) SMTP
14 23 (0.56%) VoIP
15 20 (0.48%) SNMP
16 19 (0.46%) Wireshark
17 17 (0.41%) BGP
18 16 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (10.61%) MySQL
2 391 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 322 (7.78%) NoSQL
4 316 (7.63%) Relational Database
5 304 (7.34%) Big Data
6 186 (4.49%) Hadoop
7 178 (4.30%) MongoDB
8 152 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
9 133 (3.21%) Oracle Database
10 119 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 107 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 79 (1.91%) Redis
13 76 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 57 (1.38%) HBase
15 47 (1.14%) DB2
16 44 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
17 39 (0.94%) Apache Hive
18 35 (0.85%) SQLite
19 34 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
19 34 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 511 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 489 (11.81%) Jenkins
3 411 (9.93%) Selenium
4 377 (9.11%) Maven
5 294 (7.10%) JIRA
6 266 (6.43%) JUnit
7 242 (5.85%) Subversion
8 166 (4.01%) Cucumber
9 163 (3.94%) WebDriver
10 161 (3.89%) Eclipse
11 114 (2.75%) JMeter
12 75 (1.81%) SoapUI
13 67 (1.62%) Visual Studio
14 63 (1.52%) Ant
15 59 (1.43%) Gradle
16 58 (1.40%) IntelliJ
17 48 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
18 44 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
19 43 (1.04%) gulp
20 42 (1.01%) Mockito
General
1 537 (12.97%) Finance
2 245 (5.92%) Telecoms
3 179 (4.32%) Marketing
4 177 (4.28%) Electronics
5 155 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 138 (3.33%) Retail
7 99 (2.39%) Banking
8 79 (1.91%) Publishing
9 70 (1.69%) Advertising
10 56 (1.35%) Automotive
11 52 (1.26%) German Language
12 50 (1.21%) Games
13 37 (0.89%) Front Office
14 33 (0.80%) Back Office
15 28 (0.68%) Digital Economy
16 26 (0.63%) Aerospace
17 25 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.48%) Legal
19 19 (0.46%) Law
20 18 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 2055 (49.65%) Developer
2 1275 (30.80%) Java Developer
3 483 (11.67%) Senior Developer
4 384 (9.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 366 (8.84%) Software Engineer
6 292 (7.05%) Software Developer
7 263 (6.35%) Graduate
8 262 (6.33%) Java Engineer
9 242 (5.85%) Analyst
10 233 (5.63%) Architect
11 173 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
12 163 (3.94%) Junior
13 160 (3.87%) Graduate Developer
14 149 (3.60%) JavaScript Developer
15 135 (3.26%) Java Software Developer
16 130 (3.14%) Tester
17 129 (3.12%) Test Engineer
18 124 (3.00%) Full Stack Developer
19 117 (2.83%) Junior Developer
20 110 (2.66%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 949 (22.93%) Spring
2 941 (22.73%) HTML
3 804 (19.42%) Web Services
4 789 (19.06%) CSS
5 557 (13.46%) .NET
6 537 (12.97%) AngularJS
7 449 (10.85%) REST
8 424 (10.24%) J2EE
9 420 (10.15%) RESTful
10 418 (10.10%) Hibernate
11 396 (9.57%) XML
12 340 (8.21%) SOAP
13 267 (6.45%) jQuery
14 262 (6.33%) Node.js
15 261 (6.31%) Java EE
16 253 (6.11%) HTML5
17 247 (5.97%) JSON
18 218 (5.27%) React
19 167 (4.03%) Ajax
20 165 (3.99%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 601 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 278 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 220 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
4 176 (4.25%) User Experience
5 154 (3.72%) Mobile App
6 147 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 135 (3.26%) Fintech
8 93 (2.25%) Client/Server
9 86 (2.08%) Algorithms
10 52 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 50 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 31 (0.75%) Clustering
13 28 (0.68%) Public Cloud
14 26 (0.63%) Data Centre
15 25 (0.60%) Virtual Team
16 22 (0.53%) Life Science
17 20 (0.48%) iPad
17 20 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
18 18 (0.43%) SWIFT
19 17 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 972 (23.48%) Linux
2 536 (12.95%) Windows
3 363 (8.77%) Unix
4 207 (5.00%) Android
5 124 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 86 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (1.45%) CentOS
8 42 (1.01%) Windows Server
9 33 (0.80%) Debian
9 33 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 23 (0.56%) AIX
11 22 (0.53%) zOS
12 19 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 18 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 16 (0.39%) Solaris
15 12 (0.29%) VxWorks
16 10 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
18 7 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1912 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 818 (19.76%) Software Engineering
3 694 (16.77%) Scrum
4 682 (16.48%) TDD
5 597 (14.42%) Test Automation
6 595 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
7 471 (11.38%) OO
8 449 (10.85%) DevOps
9 433 (10.46%) SDLC
10 389 (9.40%) Mentoring
11 363 (8.77%) Microservices
12 290 (7.01%) Web Development
13 279 (6.74%) BDD
14 266 (6.43%) MVC
15 264 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
16 262 (6.33%) Open Source
17 261 (6.31%) Unit Testing
18 237 (5.73%) SOA
19 236 (5.70%) E-Commerce
20 219 (5.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1337 (32.30%) JavaScript
2 1312 (31.70%) SQL
3 1054 (25.47%) Python
4 866 (20.92%) C#
5 742 (17.93%) C++
6 398 (9.62%) C
6 398 (9.62%) Ruby
7 385 (9.30%) PHP
8 239 (5.77%) Perl
9 238 (5.75%) Bash Shell
10 232 (5.61%) Scala
11 157 (3.79%) Shell Script
12 143 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 133 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 120 (2.90%) Go
15 108 (2.61%) R
16 71 (1.72%) Objective-C
17 67 (1.62%) Groovy
18 56 (1.35%) VB.NET
19 53 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 880 (21.26%) Degree
2 310 (7.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 205 (4.95%) Security Cleared
4 125 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 104 (2.51%) SC Cleared
6 80 (1.93%) PhD
7 49 (1.18%) ISEB
8 26 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 25 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 24 (0.58%) Master's Degree
10 24 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 24 (0.58%) RHCE
11 21 (0.51%) RHCSA
12 20 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
13 19 (0.46%) PMP
14 13 (0.31%) CISSP
14 13 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (0.24%) CCNA
17 9 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (7.97%) QA
2 60 (1.45%) SLA
3 13 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.24%) PMO
5 10 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.12%) GCP
7 4 (0.097%) HL7
8 3 (0.072%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.072%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.072%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.024%) ARP4754
10 1 (0.024%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.024%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.024%) DO-254
10 1 (0.024%) GDPR
10 1 (0.024%) IASME
10 1 (0.024%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 342 (8.26%) Docker
2 57 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.75%) HDFS
4 26 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 26 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.34%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.17%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.12%) KVM
12 4 (0.097%) vSphere
12 4 (0.097%) Xen
13 3 (0.072%) NFS
13 3 (0.072%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.048%) OpenAM
14 2 (0.048%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.048%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.024%) LXC
Systems Management
1 204 (4.93%) Puppet
2 191 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
3 134 (3.24%) Ansible
4 79 (1.91%) Terraform
5 50 (1.21%) Kubernetes
6 44 (1.06%) Packer
7 39 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
8 30 (0.72%) Grafana
9 24 (0.58%) Kibana
10 22 (0.53%) Nagios
11 21 (0.51%) Salt
12 20 (0.48%) Tivoli
13 18 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 16 (0.39%) StatsD
15 11 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
15 11 (0.27%) Mesos
16 9 (0.22%) Data Guard
16 9 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 9 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
17 8 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 515 (12.44%) Oracle
2 322 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 240 (5.80%) SAP
4 109 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 102 (2.46%) IBM
6 88 (2.13%) VMware
7 72 (1.74%) Google
8 67 (1.62%) HP
9 56 (1.35%) hybris
10 48 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
11 43 (1.04%) Sun
12 40 (0.97%) Sophos
13 30 (0.72%) Splunk
14 29 (0.70%) Cisco
14 29 (0.70%) New Relic
15 28 (0.68%) Informatica
16 26 (0.63%) Adobe
17 25 (0.60%) SolarWinds
18 24 (0.58%) Jaspersoft
19 23 (0.56%) Palo Alto