The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 233 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% 0.095% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22%  

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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2372 2056 2526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.61% 39.26% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2051 1793 2204
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Java SE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Java SE in the South West

Java SE
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Gloucestershire -8 1 £55,000 -
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (94.12%) WebSphere
2 16 (94.12%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) IIS
4 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) EJB
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 10 (58.82%) MVC
4 10 (58.82%) Eclipse
4 10 (58.82%) IBM
4 10 (58.82%) Middleware
4 10 (58.82%) Mainframe
4 10 (58.82%) Tomcat
4 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
4 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
4 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 10 (58.82%) Subversion
4 10 (58.82%) Spring
4 10 (58.82%) Maven
4 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
4 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC

Java SE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (94.12%) WebSphere
2 10 (58.82%) IIS
2 10 (58.82%) Tomcat
3 6 (35.29%) JBoss
3 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 6 (35.29%) OrientDB
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Eclipse
1 10 (58.82%) Maven
1 10 (58.82%) Subversion
1 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Web Services
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (58.82%) EJB
3 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
3 10 (58.82%) Middleware
3 10 (58.82%) REST
3 10 (58.82%) RESTful
3 10 (58.82%) SOAP
3 10 (58.82%) Spring
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) CSS3
5 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Mainframe
1 10 (58.82%) User Experience
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) AIX
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) BDD
2 10 (58.82%) Continuous Deployment
2 10 (58.82%) Customer Insight
2 10 (58.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 10 (58.82%) MVC
2 10 (58.82%) Performance Optimisation
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (35.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle