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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Java 68 81 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.00% 10.09% 10.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.50% 16.70% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 64 77 87
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £29,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,825
% change year-on-year - +0.39%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 412 485 485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.67% 60.40% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 388 471 422
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 59 (41.26%) C++
2 52 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (34.97%) Python
4 40 (27.97%) Software Engineering
5 38 (26.57%) C#
5 38 (26.57%) Web Services
6 35 (24.48%) Linux
7 34 (23.78%) HTML
8 33 (23.08%) Degree
9 32 (22.38%) JavaScript
10 30 (20.98%) Windows
11 29 (20.28%) SQL
12 26 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 26 (18.18%) Spring
13 25 (17.48%) Web Development
13 25 (17.48%) XML
13 25 (17.48%) CSS
14 24 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (16.08%) Jenkins
16 22 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (14.69%) JSON
17 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
17 21 (14.69%) AngularJS
18 20 (13.99%) PHP
18 20 (13.99%) Hibernate
18 20 (13.99%) Ruby
18 20 (13.99%) Android
19 19 (13.29%) Git (software)
20 17 (11.89%) Unix
20 17 (11.89%) .NET

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 17 (11.89%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.20%) JBoss
3 5 (3.50%) Apache
3 5 (3.50%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.80%) IIS
5 3 (2.10%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.40%) CMS
6 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.40%) WordPress
7 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) Jetty
7 1 (0.70%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 13 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) IaaS
5 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.90%) HTTP
3 2 (1.40%) 3G
3 2 (1.40%) 4G
3 2 (1.40%) VoIP
3 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.79%) Big Data
3 11 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.59%) MySQL
5 7 (4.90%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.50%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (3.50%) JasperReports
6 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.40%) MS Access
9 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.70%) HBase
9 1 (0.70%) Ingres
9 1 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (16.08%) Jenkins
2 19 (13.29%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.49%) JIRA
4 13 (9.09%) Maven
5 10 (6.99%) Eclipse
6 8 (5.59%) Gradle
7 5 (3.50%) JUnit
7 5 (3.50%) Mockito
7 5 (3.50%) Subversion
7 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.10%) Selenium
9 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.70%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (8.39%) Retail
2 10 (6.99%) Finance
3 8 (5.59%) Games
3 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (48.25%) Developer
2 45 (31.47%) Java Developer
3 26 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 24 (16.78%) Senior Developer
5 23 (16.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (13.99%) Consultant
7 17 (11.89%) Software Consultant
7 17 (11.89%) Software Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Agile Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
9 10 (6.99%) Data Scientist
10 9 (6.29%) Implementation Consultant
10 9 (6.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 8 (5.59%) Author
11 8 (5.59%) Graduate
11 8 (5.59%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (5.59%) Senior Agile Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Technical Author
12 7 (4.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.57%) Web Services
2 34 (23.78%) HTML
3 26 (18.18%) Spring
4 25 (17.48%) CSS
4 25 (17.48%) XML
5 21 (14.69%) AngularJS
5 21 (14.69%) JSON
6 20 (13.99%) Hibernate
7 17 (11.89%) .NET
8 15 (10.49%) J2EE
8 15 (10.49%) RESTful
9 12 (8.39%) ASP.NET
10 11 (7.69%) Node.js
11 9 (6.29%) .NET Framework
11 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (6.29%) HTML5
11 9 (6.29%) Kafka
12 7 (4.90%) OSGi
12 7 (4.90%) REST
13 5 (3.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.99%) Algorithms
3 9 (6.29%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.40%) Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) iPhone
6 2 (1.40%) Life Science
6 2 (1.40%) Replication
6 2 (1.40%) Smart Energy
6 2 (1.40%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) AS400
7 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.48%) Linux
2 30 (20.98%) Windows
3 20 (13.99%) Android
4 17 (11.89%) Unix
5 14 (9.79%) Apple iOS
6 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.29%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (4.90%) CentOS
8 7 (4.90%) Fedora
8 7 (4.90%) FreeBSD
8 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.80%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
10 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.40%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (27.97%) Software Engineering
3 25 (17.48%) Web Development
4 22 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (11.19%) Microservices
5 16 (11.19%) Physics
6 14 (9.79%) Project Management
6 14 (9.79%) SOA
7 13 (9.09%) DevOps
7 13 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 12 (8.39%) Data Analysis
8 12 (8.39%) MVC
9 10 (6.99%) Mathematical Modelling
9 10 (6.99%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.99%) OO
9 10 (6.99%) OOP
9 10 (6.99%) Scrum
9 10 (6.99%) Software Testing
10 9 (6.29%) Coaching
10 9 (6.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.26%) C++
2 50 (34.97%) Python
3 38 (26.57%) C#
4 32 (22.38%) JavaScript
5 29 (20.28%) SQL
6 20 (13.99%) PHP
6 20 (13.99%) Ruby
7 16 (11.19%) C
8 9 (6.29%) MATLAB
8 9 (6.29%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.59%) Perl
10 7 (4.90%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.20%) R
12 5 (3.50%) VB
12 5 (3.50%) VB6
13 3 (2.10%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.40%) Scala
15 1 (0.70%) ABAP
15 1 (0.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 33 (23.08%) Degree
2 10 (6.99%) PhD
3 5 (3.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.09%) Docker
2 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) HDFS
3 1 (0.70%) KVM
3 1 (0.70%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) Ansible
1 9 (6.29%) Puppet
2 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.99%) Oracle
3 9 (6.29%) Apple
4 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.80%) SAP
6 3 (2.10%) ATG
6 3 (2.10%) Google
7 2 (1.40%) Acronis
7 2 (1.40%) Adobe
7 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.70%) Ariba
8 1 (0.70%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.70%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
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