Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 131 119 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 9.04% 8.81% 8.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.72% 15.10% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 120 118 109
Southampton median annual salary £33,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £48,875 £61,250 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 955 788 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 65.91% 58.33% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 894 746 677
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Southampton

Java
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Java in Southampton

Java
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 74 (56.49%) Degree
1 74 (56.49%) Computer Science
2 56 (42.75%) Software Engineering
3 49 (37.40%) C++
4 45 (34.35%) Linux
5 43 (32.82%) C#
6 36 (27.48%) Python
7 35 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
9 28 (21.37%) CSS
10 27 (20.61%) Windows
10 27 (20.61%) HTML
11 26 (19.85%) Web Services
11 26 (19.85%) Computer Science Degree
12 25 (19.08%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (18.32%) C
13 24 (18.32%) SQL
14 23 (17.56%) Oracle
14 23 (17.56%) Spring
15 21 (16.03%) SQL Server
15 21 (16.03%) .NET
15 21 (16.03%) XML
16 20 (15.27%) JUnit
16 20 (15.27%) PHP
16 20 (15.27%) AngularJS
17 19 (14.50%) SaaS
17 19 (14.50%) Ruby
18 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
18 18 (13.74%) Perl
19 17 (12.98%) Big Data

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 15 (11.45%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.08%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.50%) SaaS
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) Big Data
3 13 (9.92%) MS Access
4 12 (9.16%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.11%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.11%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.29%) InfluxDB
7 3 (2.29%) MySQL
7 3 (2.29%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.29%) Redis
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (15.27%) JUnit
2 12 (9.16%) Subversion
3 10 (7.63%) Eclipse
3 10 (7.63%) Selenium
3 10 (7.63%) WebDriver
4 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.29%) JIRA
7 2 (1.53%) git-flow
7 2 (1.53%) Gradle
7 2 (1.53%) Mockito
8 1 (0.76%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (9.92%) Electronics
2 3 (2.29%) Automotive
2 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Finance
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (45.04%) Developer
2 44 (33.59%) Graduate
3 41 (31.30%) Java Developer
4 31 (23.66%) Software Engineer
5 29 (22.14%) Junior
6 28 (21.37%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 27 (20.61%) Software Developer
8 20 (15.27%) Java Software Developer
9 15 (11.45%) Junior Developer
9 15 (11.45%) Senior Developer
10 14 (10.69%) Graduate Developer
11 13 (9.92%) Graduate Software Developer
11 13 (9.92%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (9.16%) Junior Software Developer
12 12 (9.16%) Junior Software Engineer
13 11 (8.40%) Junior Java Developer
13 11 (8.40%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (7.63%) QA Engineer
14 10 (7.63%) QA Test Engineer
14 10 (7.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) CSS
2 27 (20.61%) HTML
3 26 (19.85%) Web Services
4 23 (17.56%) Spring
5 21 (16.03%) .NET
5 21 (16.03%) XML
6 20 (15.27%) AngularJS
7 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET
8 14 (10.69%) Hibernate
9 12 (9.16%) J2EE
10 11 (8.40%) REST
11 10 (7.63%) React Native
11 10 (7.63%) SWT
12 9 (6.87%) JSON
12 9 (6.87%) RESTful
13 8 (6.11%) Kafka
14 7 (5.34%) Java EE
15 4 (3.05%) Node.js
16 3 (2.29%) Apache Cordova
17 2 (1.53%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 74 (56.49%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.69%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.82%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.35%) Linux
2 27 (20.61%) Windows
3 15 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (10.69%) Apple iOS
4 14 (10.69%) Windows Server
5 12 (9.16%) Unix
6 10 (7.63%) Mac OS
7 4 (3.05%) Android
8 2 (1.53%) CentOS
8 2 (1.53%) Fedora
8 2 (1.53%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.75%) Software Engineering
2 35 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.21%) OO
3 16 (12.21%) Web Development
4 15 (11.45%) Configuration Management
4 15 (11.45%) Mathematics
5 14 (10.69%) Physics
6 13 (9.92%) Machine Learning
6 13 (9.92%) OOP
6 13 (9.92%) Open Source
7 11 (8.40%) Scrum
8 10 (7.63%) Manual Testing
8 10 (7.63%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.11%) Project Management
10 7 (5.34%) Coaching
10 7 (5.34%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.34%) Mathematical Modelling
10 7 (5.34%) Microservices
11 6 (4.58%) Chemistry
11 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.40%) C++
2 43 (32.82%) C#
3 36 (27.48%) Python
4 24 (18.32%) C
4 24 (18.32%) SQL
5 20 (15.27%) PHP
6 19 (14.50%) Ruby
7 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
7 18 (13.74%) Perl
8 14 (10.69%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.82%) Go
10 4 (3.05%) R
11 3 (2.29%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.29%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.53%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.76%) Ada
13 1 (0.76%) Fortran
13 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (56.49%) Degree
2 26 (19.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (9.92%) RHCE
3 13 (9.92%) RHCSA
3 13 (9.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (6.87%) PhD
5 7 (5.34%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) HND
8 1 (0.76%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (9.92%) Docker
1 13 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (11.45%) Puppet
2 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.56%) Oracle
3 15 (11.45%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.69%) VMware
5 7 (5.34%) Sun
6 1 (0.76%) Capita
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) Citrix