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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / South East
Rank 15 16 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 1857 2333 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.62% 12.17% 11.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.89% 23.85% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 2016 2010
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,587 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,650
% change year-on-year - +0.78%  

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 7772 9780 9848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 52.83% 51.02% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6714 8696 8509
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 23 March 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 23 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 +8 515 £50,000 -4.76% 58
Hampshire +8 340 £45,000 - 60
Surrey 0 273 £50,000 - 70
Oxfordshire +7 267 £52,500 +5.00% 52
Buckinghamshire +1 195 £45,000 - 18
East Sussex +13 103 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Sussex -19 84 £47,500 +5.55% 18
Kent -12 57 £33,750 -14.01% 6
Middlesex +4 17 £37,500 -28.57%
Sussex - 8 £55,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 1 £70,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 1630 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1230 (32.36%) JavaScript
3 1218 (32.04%) SQL
4 1055 (27.76%) HTML
5 987 (25.97%) Linux
6 980 (25.78%) Spring
7 809 (21.28%) CSS
8 769 (20.23%) Software Engineering
9 768 (20.21%) Python
10 725 (19.07%) Web Services
11 711 (18.71%) Degree
12 692 (18.21%) C++
13 681 (17.92%) C#
14 657 (17.28%) Oracle
15 602 (15.84%) XML
16 583 (15.34%) J2EE
17 540 (14.21%) .NET
18 529 (13.92%) Scrum
19 519 (13.65%) TDD
20 482 (12.68%) Unix
21 479 (12.60%) Windows
22 472 (12.42%) Finance
23 465 (12.23%) Hibernate
24 430 (11.31%) MySQL
25 427 (11.23%) Git (software)
26 422 (11.10%) Computer Science
27 414 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
28 409 (10.76%) OO
29 397 (10.44%) AngularJS
30 383 (10.08%) PHP

Java
Top Related 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
1 273 (7.18%) Tomcat
2 265 (6.97%) JBoss
3 190 (5.00%) Apache
4 141 (3.71%) WebSphere
5 106 (2.79%) WebLogic
6 99 (2.60%) CMS
7 97 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
8 87 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 75 (1.97%) Apache Spark
10 66 (1.74%) Confluence
11 65 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 54 (1.42%) IIS
13 53 (1.39%) OpenStack
14 51 (1.34%) GlassFish
15 45 (1.18%) Apache Solr
16 33 (0.87%) WordPress
17 32 (0.84%) SharePoint
18 22 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
19 21 (0.55%) Jetty
20 20 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 88 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 23 (0.61%) MS Office
4 13 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.26%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.11%) InVision
7 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.053%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.053%) Simulink
9 1 (0.026%) CATIA
9 1 (0.026%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.026%) MS Project
9 1 (0.026%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 31 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 29 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 24 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
3 24 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
4 23 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
5 12 (0.32%) Magento
6 11 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
7 9 (0.24%) BigMachines
8 8 (0.21%) Sentinel
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.079%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 3 (0.079%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.079%) Sage X3
10 3 (0.079%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 330 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
2 160 (4.21%) SaaS
3 124 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (1.47%) GitHub
5 46 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (0.76%) PaaS
7 26 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (0.39%) Google App Engine
10 13 (0.34%) Google Analytics
10 13 (0.34%) IaaS
11 11 (0.29%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
12 9 (0.24%) SoftLayer
13 8 (0.21%) Boomi
14 7 (0.18%) Google Play
14 7 (0.18%) Oracle CX
15 6 (0.16%) Force.com
15 6 (0.16%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 157 (4.13%) TCP/IP
2 131 (3.45%) HTTP
3 128 (3.37%) Internet
4 113 (2.97%) DNS
5 69 (1.82%) SSL
6 61 (1.60%) Firewall
7 55 (1.45%) LDAP
8 40 (1.05%) DHCP
9 36 (0.95%) SMTP
10 29 (0.76%) Network Security
11 28 (0.74%) FTP
12 24 (0.63%) BGP
13 23 (0.61%) LAN
14 21 (0.55%) VLAN
15 19 (0.50%) IMAP
15 19 (0.50%) POP3
16 16 (0.42%) ATM
16 16 (0.42%) VoIP
16 16 (0.42%) VPN
17 15 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (11.31%) MySQL
2 378 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 320 (8.42%) Big Data
4 284 (7.47%) NoSQL
5 190 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 186 (4.89%) Hadoop
7 159 (4.18%) MongoDB
8 121 (3.18%) Oracle Database
9 110 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 92 (2.42%) DB2
11 86 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
12 58 (1.53%) HBase
13 49 (1.29%) RDBMS
14 45 (1.18%) Redis
15 38 (1.00%) Apache Hive
16 32 (0.84%) MariaDB
17 29 (0.76%) SQLite
18 24 (0.63%) Data Mining
18 24 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (0.45%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 427 (11.23%) Git (software)
2 381 (10.02%) Selenium
3 338 (8.89%) Jenkins
4 328 (8.63%) Maven
5 241 (6.34%) JIRA
6 195 (5.13%) JUnit
7 191 (5.02%) Subversion
8 139 (3.66%) Eclipse
9 136 (3.58%) Ant
10 128 (3.37%) WebDriver
11 96 (2.53%) JMeter
12 92 (2.42%) Cucumber
13 91 (2.39%) Gradle
14 73 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 68 (1.79%) IntelliJ
16 58 (1.53%) Visual Studio
17 55 (1.45%) TestNG
18 53 (1.39%) SoapUI
19 49 (1.29%) Mockito
20 44 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 472 (12.42%) Finance
2 198 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 125 (3.29%) Banking
4 94 (2.47%) Marketing
5 91 (2.39%) Publishing
6 87 (2.29%) Retail
7 84 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 72 (1.89%) Advertising
9 53 (1.39%) Electronics
10 45 (1.18%) Games
11 34 (0.89%) Military
12 32 (0.84%) Automotive
13 23 (0.61%) Aerospace
14 22 (0.58%) Legal
15 19 (0.50%) Back Office
16 18 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.26%) German Language
18 7 (0.18%) French Language
18 7 (0.18%) Local Government
19 4 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2009 (52.85%) Developer
2 1269 (33.39%) Java Developer
3 429 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 407 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 374 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 319 (8.39%) Software Developer
7 290 (7.63%) Java Engineer
8 196 (5.16%) Analyst
9 172 (4.53%) Architect
10 168 (4.42%) Java Software Developer
11 156 (4.10%) Graduate
12 149 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
13 138 (3.63%) Junior
14 133 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
15 126 (3.31%) Consultant
16 119 (3.13%) C# Developer
17 116 (3.05%) HTML Developer
18 111 (2.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 111 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
19 105 (2.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1055 (27.76%) HTML
2 980 (25.78%) Spring
3 809 (21.28%) CSS
4 725 (19.07%) Web Services
5 602 (15.84%) XML
6 583 (15.34%) J2EE
7 540 (14.21%) .NET
8 465 (12.23%) Hibernate
9 397 (10.44%) AngularJS
10 376 (9.89%) REST
11 368 (9.68%) SOAP
12 278 (7.31%) jQuery
13 267 (7.02%) RESTful
14 259 (6.81%) Ajax
15 229 (6.02%) JSON
16 209 (5.50%) Java EE
17 207 (5.45%) HTML5
18 203 (5.34%) JMS
19 193 (5.08%) ASP.NET
20 188 (4.95%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 422 (11.10%) Computer Science
2 175 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 161 (4.24%) Mobile App
4 122 (3.21%) User Experience
5 90 (2.37%) Algorithms
6 85 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
7 57 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 47 (1.24%) Data Structures
9 39 (1.03%) Data Centre
10 37 (0.97%) Fintech
10 37 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (0.82%) Semantic Web
12 28 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 25 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 22 (0.58%) Life Science
15 21 (0.55%) Driving Licence
15 21 (0.55%) Replication
16 20 (0.53%) Cyber Attack
17 18 (0.47%) Mainframe
17 18 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 987 (25.97%) Linux
2 482 (12.68%) Unix
3 479 (12.60%) Windows
4 262 (6.89%) Android
5 187 (4.92%) Apple iOS
6 103 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 79 (2.08%) CentOS
8 73 (1.92%) Windows Server
9 43 (1.13%) Mac OS
10 40 (1.05%) Solaris
11 32 (0.84%) Ubuntu
12 27 (0.71%) Debian
13 26 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (0.55%) VxWorks
15 11 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.24%) MVS
17 9 (0.24%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1630 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
2 769 (20.23%) Software Engineering
3 529 (13.92%) Scrum
4 519 (13.65%) TDD
5 414 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
6 409 (10.76%) OO
7 361 (9.50%) Web Development
8 315 (8.29%) MVC
9 282 (7.42%) Open Source
10 279 (7.34%) DevOps
11 265 (6.97%) Unit Testing
12 245 (6.45%) SDLC
13 244 (6.42%) E-Commerce
14 236 (6.21%) SOA
15 217 (5.71%) BDD
16 207 (5.45%) Mentoring
17 201 (5.29%) Microservices
18 183 (4.81%) Automated Testing
19 171 (4.50%) OOP
20 163 (4.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1230 (32.36%) JavaScript
2 1218 (32.04%) SQL
3 768 (20.21%) Python
4 692 (18.21%) C++
5 681 (17.92%) C#
6 383 (10.08%) PHP
7 378 (9.94%) C
8 296 (7.79%) Ruby
9 261 (6.87%) Perl
10 211 (5.55%) Bash Shell
11 165 (4.34%) Scala
12 148 (3.89%) PL/SQL
13 126 (3.31%) Shell Script
14 80 (2.10%) PowerShell
15 78 (2.05%) Groovy
16 75 (1.97%) Objective-C
17 73 (1.92%) VB.NET
18 69 (1.82%) VB
19 54 (1.42%) T-SQL
20 48 (1.26%) R
Qualifications
1 711 (18.71%) Degree
2 215 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 101 (2.66%) SC Cleared
4 76 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 61 (1.60%) ISEB
6 43 (1.13%) PhD
7 32 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 24 (0.63%) CEH
9 20 (0.53%) CISSP
10 19 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 17 (0.45%) PMI Certification
12 15 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (0.37%) CCNA
14 13 (0.34%) GCIA
15 12 (0.32%) CCNP
16 11 (0.29%) OSCP
17 10 (0.26%) GIAC
18 9 (0.24%) PMP
19 8 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
19 8 (0.21%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (5.89%) QA
2 31 (0.82%) SLA
3 28 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 26 (0.68%) SDET
5 14 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.18%) PMO
6 7 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.079%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.053%) HL7
10 1 (0.026%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.026%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.026%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.026%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.026%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 131 (3.45%) Docker
2 88 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 26 (0.68%) HDFS
5 23 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 21 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (0.39%) KVM
8 15 (0.39%) vSphere
9 13 (0.34%) XenServer
10 12 (0.32%) Firmware
11 11 (0.29%) Xen
12 9 (0.24%) vCloud
13 7 (0.18%) Apache Flume
13 7 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (0.13%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.026%) iptables
16 1 (0.026%) Postfix
16 1 (0.026%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 136 (3.58%) Puppet
2 113 (2.97%) Ansible
3 102 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (1.05%) Salt
5 28 (0.74%) Nagios
6 27 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 27 (0.71%) Nessus
6 27 (0.71%) Nmap
6 27 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
7 26 (0.68%) Kubernetes
8 24 (0.63%) Grafana
9 16 (0.42%) Terraform
10 13 (0.34%) OpenVAS
11 11 (0.29%) Graphite
12 9 (0.24%) Oozie
12 9 (0.24%) vRealize
13 8 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
13 8 (0.21%) Packer
13 8 (0.21%) Perfmon
14 7 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 657 (17.28%) Oracle
2 244 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 130 (3.42%) SAP
4 124 (3.26%) VMware
5 118 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 81 (2.13%) IBM
7 73 (1.92%) HP
8 58 (1.53%) Google
9 49 (1.29%) hybris
10 41 (1.08%) Talend
11 36 (0.95%) Adobe
11 36 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 32 (0.84%) Cisco
13 29 (0.76%) Citrix
14 27 (0.71%) TIBCO
15 25 (0.66%) NetApp
16 23 (0.61%) Dynatrace
17 22 (0.58%) Atlassian
17 22 (0.58%) Sun
18 20 (0.53%) Zend
South East
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-50k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
JDA Software
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday