Period
to 24 October 2020

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 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 17 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 60 189 206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 12.40% 12.04% 15.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.70% 18.71% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 64 178 185
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,000 £33,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,750 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +6.95%

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 339 1,010 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 70.04% 64.33% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 296 874 746
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Southampton

Java
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Southampton.

Salary trend for Java in Southampton

Java
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Southampton over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Java in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 30 (50.00%) SQL
1 30 (50.00%) DevOps
2 27 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (43.33%) Spring
3 26 (43.33%) Python
3 26 (43.33%) Gradle
3 26 (43.33%) RabbitMQ
3 26 (43.33%) Public Sector
4 25 (41.67%) Apache
4 25 (41.67%) Google
5 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 24 (40.00%) ITSM
5 24 (40.00%) Service Management
5 24 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (40.00%) GCP
5 24 (40.00%) Stackdriver
5 24 (40.00%) Apache Spark
5 24 (40.00%) API Integration
5 24 (40.00%) Terraform
5 24 (40.00%) Grafana
5 24 (40.00%) GitHub
5 24 (40.00%) Splunk
5 24 (40.00%) Spring Integration
5 24 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (40.00%) ServiceNow
6 16 (26.67%) Spring Boot
7 15 (25.00%) Microservices
7 15 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 15 (25.00%) Big Data
7 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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 25 (41.67%) Apache
2 24 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 24 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (11.67%) CMS
3 7 (11.67%) Joomla!
3 7 (11.67%) WordPress
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) nginx
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (40.00%) GCP
1 24 (40.00%) GitHub
1 24 (40.00%) Stackdriver
2 4 (6.67%) Azure
3 2 (3.33%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (3.33%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.67%) AWS
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (25.00%) Big Data
3 12 (20.00%) MySQL
4 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) Power BI
5 2 (3.33%) Redis
5 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Gradle
2 9 (15.00%) Android Studio
2 9 (15.00%) Xcode
3 4 (6.67%) Selenium
4 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.00%) JIRA
4 3 (5.00%) Maven
4 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.33%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.33%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.33%) JMeter
5 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (43.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Digital Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Digital Transformation
5 9 (15.00%) Android Developer
5 9 (15.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 9 (15.00%) iOS Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Junior
5 9 (15.00%) Junior Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Tester
8 3 (5.00%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) RabbitMQ
1 26 (43.33%) Spring
2 24 (40.00%) Spring Integration
3 16 (26.67%) Spring Boot
4 10 (16.67%) .NET
5 7 (11.67%) jQuery
6 4 (6.67%) HTML
6 4 (6.67%) XML
7 3 (5.00%) J2EE
7 3 (5.00%) Web Services
8 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.33%) CSS
8 2 (3.33%) DHTML
8 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.33%) iOS SDK
8 2 (3.33%) JSON
8 2 (3.33%) RESTful
8 2 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (3.33%) Robotics
1 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.67%) Tandem
2 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Android
1 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) DevOps
2 24 (40.00%) API Integration
2 24 (40.00%) ITSM
2 24 (40.00%) Service Management
3 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.00%) Microservices
4 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
5 10 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) Android Development
6 9 (15.00%) iOS Development
6 9 (15.00%) Time Management
7 7 (11.67%) Content Management
7 7 (11.67%) Scrum
8 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (6.67%) Fintech
10 4 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) SQL
2 26 (43.33%) Python
3 14 (23.33%) C#
4 12 (20.00%) Scala
5 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.00%) C++
6 9 (15.00%) PHP
7 7 (11.67%) Apple Swift
8 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.00%) Ruby
10 2 (3.33%) Go
10 2 (3.33%) Perl
10 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.33%) VB
10 2 (3.33%) VB6
11 1 (1.67%) Clojure
11 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (8.33%) ISEB
4 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (40.00%) Grafana
1 24 (40.00%) Terraform
2 15 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Google
2 24 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 24 (40.00%) Splunk
3 5 (8.33%) Xamarin
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) HP