The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 58 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4428 4471 4910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.14% 4.48% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 4.75% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3897 3885 4468
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Java Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the England region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in England

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in England

Java Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 2453 £55,000 - 265
South East -7 631 £45,000 -5.26% 61
South West +10 378 £40,500 +9.45% 38
East of England +55 292 £40,000 +4.57% 30
Yorkshire -7 252 £40,000 +6.66% 47
North West -22 238 £40,000 +6.66% 58
West Midlands -43 94 £40,000 - 13
East Midlands -6 85 £37,000 +5.71% 11
North East -11 32 £35,000 -21.34% 4
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 9368 (99.99%) Java
2 4502 (48.05%) Spring
3 4294 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 3208 (34.24%) SQL
5 2879 (30.73%) JavaScript
6 2852 (30.44%) Hibernate
7 2721 (29.04%) J2EE
8 2370 (25.30%) HTML
9 2249 (24.00%) Finance
10 2190 (23.37%) TDD
11 2100 (22.41%) XML
12 2041 (21.78%) Oracle
13 1980 (21.13%) Degree
14 1914 (20.43%) Linux
15 1830 (19.53%) OO
16 1829 (19.52%) Web Services
17 1729 (18.45%) CSS
18 1695 (18.09%) Software Engineering
19 1665 (17.77%) Maven
20 1544 (16.48%) Multithreading
21 1488 (15.88%) Scrum
22 1458 (15.56%) Tomcat
23 1352 (14.43%) Computer Science
24 1307 (13.95%) JUnit
25 1221 (13.03%) UNIX
26 1208 (12.89%) JSP
27 1128 (12.04%) Banking
28 1105 (11.79%) MVC
29 1070 (11.42%) MySQL
30 1045 (11.15%) E-Commerce

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1458 (15.56%) Tomcat
2 649 (6.93%) Apache
3 533 (5.69%) WebSphere
4 463 (4.94%) WebLogic
5 242 (2.58%) Apache Solr
6 169 (1.80%) GlassFish
7 163 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 149 (1.59%) CMS
9 128 (1.37%) Jetty
10 115 (1.23%) Node.js
11 96 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
12 88 (0.94%) Confluence
13 83 (0.89%) Adobe CQ
14 78 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
15 77 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
16 69 (0.74%) MQSeries
17 65 (0.69%) Mule
18 58 (0.62%) Alfresco
19 36 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
20 34 (0.36%) GemFire
Applications
1 153 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.14%) MS Office
3 7 (0.075%) Weka
4 6 (0.064%) ArcView
5 5 (0.053%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.032%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.021%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.011%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (0.33%) Magento
2 21 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.20%) RMDS
4 18 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.096%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.064%) Tridion
8 3 (0.032%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.032%) Summit
8 3 (0.032%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.021%) TrackWise
9 2 (0.021%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.021%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.011%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.011%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.011%) Global One
10 1 (0.011%) Shopify
10 1 (0.011%) AWD
10 1 (0.011%) TIBCO iProcess
10 1 (0.011%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 135 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (1.37%) SaaS
3 81 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 60 (0.64%) GitHub
5 30 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (0.25%) Force.com
7 11 (0.12%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.075%) PaaS
9 4 (0.043%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.043%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.032%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.011%) Heroku
11 1 (0.011%) IaaS
11 1 (0.011%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 427 (4.56%) HTTP
2 250 (2.67%) Internet
3 103 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 56 (0.60%) SAN
5 47 (0.50%) SNMP
6 31 (0.33%) LDAP
6 31 (0.33%) Broadband
7 30 (0.32%) SSL
8 29 (0.31%) Intranet
9 27 (0.29%) SMTP
10 23 (0.25%) SSH
11 18 (0.19%) AMQP
11 18 (0.19%) Multicast
12 10 (0.11%) Network Security
13 9 (0.096%) RTP
14 8 (0.085%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (0.085%) SMS
15 6 (0.064%) Wireless
16 5 (0.053%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1070 (11.42%) MySQL
2 963 (10.28%) Relational Database
3 865 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 654 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 651 (6.95%) Big Data
6 537 (5.73%) RDBMS
7 497 (5.30%) MongoDB
8 466 (4.97%) Hadoop
9 277 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
10 249 (2.66%) Oracle Database
11 234 (2.50%) DB2
12 181 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 129 (1.38%) HBase
14 98 (1.05%) Redis
15 97 (1.04%) Apache Hive
16 80 (0.85%) KDB
17 65 (0.69%) Hazelcast
18 61 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
19 60 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
20 55 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1665 (17.77%) Maven
2 1307 (13.95%) JUnit
3 961 (10.26%) Eclipse
4 894 (9.54%) Subversion
5 710 (7.58%) Git (software)
6 655 (6.99%) Ant
7 565 (6.03%) Jenkins
8 420 (4.48%) Selenium
9 316 (3.37%) Hudson
10 294 (3.14%) JIRA
11 242 (2.58%) Cucumber
12 227 (2.42%) Mockito
13 95 (1.01%) Mercurial
14 90 (0.96%) TestNG
15 79 (0.84%) Gradle
16 78 (0.83%) NetBeans
17 77 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 75 (0.80%) YourKit
19 64 (0.68%) JMeter
20 56 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 2249 (24.00%) Finance
2 1128 (12.04%) Banking
3 762 (8.13%) Front Office
4 524 (5.59%) Investment Banking
5 383 (4.09%) Games
6 379 (4.05%) Retail
7 327 (3.49%) Telecoms
8 182 (1.94%) Marketing
9 163 (1.74%) Publishing
10 137 (1.46%) Financial Institution
11 134 (1.43%) Back Office
12 126 (1.34%) Advertising
13 88 (0.94%) Automotive
14 70 (0.75%) Legal
15 57 (0.61%) Manufacturing
16 34 (0.36%) Electronics
17 32 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 30 (0.32%) Music Industry
19 24 (0.26%) Billing
20 22 (0.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4502 (48.05%) Spring
2 2852 (30.44%) Hibernate
3 2721 (29.04%) J2EE
4 2370 (25.30%) HTML
5 2100 (22.41%) XML
6 1829 (19.52%) Web Services
7 1729 (18.45%) CSS
8 1208 (12.89%) JSP
9 995 (10.62%) Java EE
10 975 (10.41%) jQuery
11 805 (8.59%) SOAP
12 761 (8.12%) JMS
13 709 (7.57%) Servlets
14 696 (7.43%) Spring MVC
15 681 (7.27%) REST
16 665 (7.10%) Struts
17 639 (6.82%) Ajax
18 612 (6.53%) J2SE
19 601 (6.41%) JSON
20 569 (6.07%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1352 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 594 (6.34%) Open Source
3 555 (5.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 500 (5.34%) Mathematics
5 435 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
6 385 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
7 365 (3.90%) Derivative
8 316 (3.37%) Equities
9 252 (2.69%) Fixed Income
10 233 (2.49%) Mobile App
11 149 (1.59%) Client/Server
12 144 (1.54%) User Experience
13 140 (1.49%) Hedge funds
14 134 (1.43%) Physics
15 94 (1.00%) Social Media
16 87 (0.93%) Visualisation
17 79 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
18 69 (0.74%) N-Tier
18 69 (0.74%) Digital Media
19 67 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1914 (20.43%) Linux
2 1221 (13.03%) UNIX
3 372 (3.97%) Windows
4 324 (3.46%) Android
5 179 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 86 (0.92%) Solaris
7 51 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (0.38%) AIX
9 22 (0.23%) NetWare
10 20 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 19 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 18 (0.19%) CentOS
13 17 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 13 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.12%) HPUX
16 9 (0.096%) Debian
17 7 (0.075%) VxWorks
17 7 (0.075%) LynxOS
18 6 (0.064%) MVS
18 6 (0.064%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4294 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 2190 (23.37%) TDD
3 1830 (19.53%) OO
4 1695 (18.09%) Software Engineering
5 1544 (16.48%) Multithreading
6 1488 (15.88%) Scrum
7 1105 (11.79%) MVC
8 1045 (11.15%) E-Commerce
9 822 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
10 693 (7.40%) Unit Testing
11 669 (7.14%) BDD
12 633 (6.76%) Low Latency
13 556 (5.93%) UML
14 518 (5.53%) Web Development
15 509 (5.43%) SOA
16 501 (5.35%) Mentoring
17 477 (5.09%) OOP
18 418 (4.46%) OOD
19 323 (3.45%) Pair Programming
20 258 (2.75%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 9368 (99.99%) Java
2 3208 (34.24%) SQL
3 2879 (30.73%) JavaScript
4 709 (7.57%) C++
5 690 (7.36%) C#
6 475 (5.07%) Scala
7 465 (4.96%) Python
8 363 (3.87%) PL/SQL
9 334 (3.56%) C
10 305 (3.26%) Perl
11 280 (2.99%) PHP
12 253 (2.70%) Groovy
13 218 (2.33%) Ruby
14 197 (2.10%) Shell Script
15 154 (1.64%) Bash Shell
16 138 (1.47%) XPath
17 83 (0.89%) VB
18 64 (0.68%) Clojure
19 61 (0.65%) R
20 57 (0.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1980 (21.13%) Degree
2 188 (2.01%) PhD
3 178 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 125 (1.33%) Sun Certification
5 115 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 43 (0.46%) OCPJP
7 30 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 21 (0.22%) HND
9 17 (0.18%) OCMJD
10 16 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 14 (0.15%) Postgraduate
12 11 (0.12%) HNC
12 11 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
13 8 (0.085%) CITP
13 8 (0.085%) OCPJWCD
13 8 (0.085%) MBCS
14 5 (0.053%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.043%) OCP
16 3 (0.032%) Microsoft Certification
17 1 (0.011%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 358 (3.82%) QA
2 40 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.17%) SLA
4 9 (0.096%) EMIR
4 9 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (0.085%) DO-178B
6 6 (0.064%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.053%) Basel III
8 4 (0.043%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.011%) HL7
9 1 (0.011%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.011%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.011%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 44 (0.47%) HDFS
2 28 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.075%) Docker
6 5 (0.053%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.043%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.032%) Squid
9 2 (0.021%) Xen
10 1 (0.011%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.011%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.011%) vSphere
10 1 (0.011%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 106 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 75 (0.80%) Puppet
3 15 (0.16%) StatsD
3 15 (0.16%) YUM
3 15 (0.16%) logstash
3 15 (0.16%) Kibana
4 11 (0.12%) Ansible
5 9 (0.096%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (0.075%) MOM
6 7 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.053%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.043%) Ambari
8 4 (0.043%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.021%) OpenSSO
9 2 (0.021%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.021%) Nagios
9 2 (0.021%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.011%) Salt
10 1 (0.011%) Oozie
10 1 (0.011%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 2041 (21.78%) Oracle
2 818 (8.73%) JBoss
3 290 (3.10%) Sybase
4 252 (2.69%) Google
5 195 (2.08%) TIBCO
6 173 (1.85%) IBM
7 165 (1.76%) hybris
8 158 (1.69%) Microsoft
9 121 (1.29%) Sun
10 114 (1.22%) Adobe
11 87 (0.93%) ATG
12 71 (0.76%) Red Hat
13 68 (0.73%) 29West
14 58 (0.62%) Demandware
15 55 (0.59%) SAP
16 45 (0.48%) Bloomberg
17 40 (0.43%) Atlassian
18 38 (0.41%) Endeca
19 36 (0.38%) Calypso
19 36 (0.38%) Facebook
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension, Vouchers
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + be - 20% bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens - pens, health+
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens- equity, pension + more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Webrecruit
Salary: £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago