The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 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 Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 188 157
Rank change year-on-year +30 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 80 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.53% 1.01% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.03% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 45 72
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,592 £55,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.59% +7.05%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5072 5041 5830
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.00% 97.62% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4219 4271 4917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in the South West

Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bristol -13 23 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Gloucestershire +8 21 £40,500 -19.00%
Somerset -2 21 £35,000 -12.63% 1
Dorset - 13 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £51,000 - 2
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 West region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 193 (100.00%) Java
1 193 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 100 (51.81%) C++
3 96 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (39.38%) Security Cleared
5 73 (37.82%) Spring
6 70 (36.27%) Linux
7 63 (32.64%) JavaScript
8 60 (31.09%) C#
9 57 (29.53%) OO
10 55 (28.50%) Scrum
11 54 (27.98%) C
12 50 (25.91%) HTML
13 44 (22.80%) Hibernate
14 43 (22.28%) SQL
15 42 (21.76%) Test Automation
16 41 (21.24%) Python
17 40 (20.73%) UML
17 40 (20.73%) SQL Server
17 40 (20.73%) REST
18 39 (20.21%) MongoDB
18 39 (20.21%) Unit Testing
19 37 (19.17%) Java EE
20 35 (18.13%) JUnit
21 33 (17.10%) ITIL
21 33 (17.10%) NoSQL
22 32 (16.58%) JIRA
22 32 (16.58%) Service Delivery
23 31 (16.06%) Jenkins
23 31 (16.06%) Customer Requirements

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
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 27 (13.99%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (12.95%) Apache
3 20 (10.36%) Confluence
3 20 (10.36%) IIS
4 16 (8.29%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.18%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.59%) JBoss
7 4 (2.07%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.07%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.52%) Mule
8 1 (0.52%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (3.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.77%) SaaS
2 4 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.07%) GitHub
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 39 (20.21%) MongoDB
3 33 (17.10%) NoSQL
4 27 (13.99%) Big Data
5 19 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (8.29%) Hadoop
6 16 (8.29%) MySQL
7 8 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.63%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.07%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.07%) DB2
11 3 (1.55%) OrientDB
11 3 (1.55%) Triplestore
12 2 (1.04%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (18.13%) JUnit
2 32 (16.58%) JIRA
3 31 (16.06%) Jenkins
4 24 (12.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (12.44%) Bitbucket
5 23 (11.92%) Git (software)
6 22 (11.40%) EasyMock
7 21 (10.88%) Maven
8 15 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (6.74%) Eclipse
10 10 (5.18%) Subversion
11 9 (4.66%) Ant
11 9 (4.66%) Cucumber
11 9 (4.66%) Mockito
11 9 (4.66%) Selenium
12 7 (3.63%) Visual Studio
13 6 (3.11%) Gradle
13 6 (3.11%) TeamCity
14 4 (2.07%) Artifactory
14 4 (2.07%) QUnit
General
1 24 (12.44%) Finance
2 15 (7.77%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.22%) Banking
4 9 (4.66%) Electronics
5 7 (3.63%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.11%) Advertising
6 6 (3.11%) Marketing
7 4 (2.07%) Military
7 4 (2.07%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (37.82%) Spring
2 50 (25.91%) HTML
3 44 (22.80%) Hibernate
4 40 (20.73%) REST
5 37 (19.17%) Java EE
6 28 (14.51%) .NET
7 26 (13.47%) Web Services
8 25 (12.95%) EJB
8 25 (12.95%) J2EE
8 25 (12.95%) RESTful
9 24 (12.44%) CSS
10 23 (11.92%) JPA
10 23 (11.92%) JSF
11 20 (10.36%) SOAP
12 19 (9.84%) AngularJS
13 17 (8.81%) HTML5
14 16 (8.29%) GWT
14 16 (8.29%) XML
15 14 (7.25%) Restlet
16 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.36%) Wiki
2 12 (6.22%) User Experience
3 11 (5.70%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (4.66%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.66%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.11%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.07%) Semantic Web
8 3 (1.55%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.55%) RIA
9 1 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 70 (36.27%) Linux
2 27 (13.99%) Windows
3 19 (9.84%) CentOS
3 19 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (8.29%) Android
5 13 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.15%) Unix
7 3 (1.55%) AIX
7 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 96 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (29.53%) OO
4 55 (28.50%) Scrum
5 42 (21.76%) Test Automation
6 40 (20.73%) UML
7 39 (20.21%) Unit Testing
8 33 (17.10%) ITIL
9 32 (16.58%) Service Delivery
10 31 (16.06%) Customer Requirements
11 29 (15.03%) TDD
12 28 (14.51%) OOD
13 27 (13.99%) DevOps
14 21 (10.88%) MVC
15 20 (10.36%) Open Source
16 18 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (9.33%) Cybersecurity
17 17 (8.81%) Requirements Engineering
17 17 (8.81%) Validation
18 16 (8.29%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 193 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (51.81%) C++
3 63 (32.64%) JavaScript
4 60 (31.09%) C#
5 54 (27.98%) C
6 43 (22.28%) SQL
7 41 (21.24%) Python
8 11 (5.70%) Delphi
9 5 (2.59%) Groovy
10 4 (2.07%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (2.07%) PHP
10 4 (2.07%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.55%) SPARQL
12 2 (1.04%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.04%) Perl
13 1 (0.52%) Ada
13 1 (0.52%) R
13 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (39.38%) Security Cleared
2 30 (15.54%) SC Cleared
3 28 (14.51%) DV Cleared
4 14 (7.25%) Degree
5 4 (2.07%) PhD
6 3 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.52%) MCSD
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (13.99%) Oracle
2 19 (9.84%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.11%) IBM
3 6 (3.11%) SAP
4 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
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