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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 66 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4038 4907 4308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.97% 4.38% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 4.63% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3623 4358 3813
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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 +4 2194 £60,000 +4.34% 297
South East -1 689 £47,500 +5.55% 82
East of England +14 319 £45,000 +5.88% 55
South West -29 268 £42,000 -1.17% 50
North West -24 189 £42,500 +6.25% 58
Yorkshire -53 153 £40,000 - 26
West Midlands +13 141 £45,000 +5.88% 16
East Midlands -13 64 £35,000 - 1
North East -11 44 £40,000 -8.04% 8
Midlands - 2 £43,500 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 8222 (99.99%) Java
2 4362 (53.05%) Spring
3 4186 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
4 2723 (33.11%) SQL
5 2634 (32.03%) JavaScript
6 2563 (31.17%) Hibernate
7 2401 (29.20%) J2EE
8 2392 (29.09%) TDD
9 2117 (25.74%) HTML
10 1880 (22.86%) Web Services
11 1848 (22.47%) Finance
12 1763 (21.44%) Oracle
13 1638 (19.92%) XML
14 1625 (19.76%) CSS
15 1610 (19.58%) Degree
16 1541 (18.74%) Linux
17 1415 (17.21%) Scrum
18 1373 (16.70%) OO
19 1331 (16.19%) Software Engineering
20 1326 (16.13%) Maven
21 1276 (15.52%) Tomcat
22 1258 (15.30%) Multithreading
23 1191 (14.48%) JUnit
24 1119 (13.61%) MySQL
25 1092 (13.28%) MVC
26 1010 (12.28%) Git (software)
27 1000 (12.16%) jQuery
28 978 (11.89%) REST
29 948 (11.53%) UNIX
30 936 (11.38%) E-Commerce

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1276 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 722 (8.78%) JBoss
3 621 (7.55%) Apache
4 409 (4.97%) WebSphere
5 358 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 317 (3.86%) Apache Solr
7 226 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
8 216 (2.63%) Node.js
9 142 (1.73%) CMS
10 117 (1.42%) GlassFish
11 108 (1.31%) Jetty
12 102 (1.24%) Apache Spark
13 97 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 81 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
15 79 (0.96%) MQSeries
16 78 (0.95%) Confluence
17 76 (0.92%) Mule
18 59 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
19 48 (0.58%) Mule ESB
20 44 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 75 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.16%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.15%) Mathematica
4 3 (0.036%) MS Office
4 3 (0.036%) Mingle
4 3 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 40 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
3 8 (0.097%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (0.097%) TIBCO iProcess
4 6 (0.073%) RMDS
4 6 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.061%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.049%) Summit
7 3 (0.036%) BusinessWare
7 3 (0.036%) Endur
7 3 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.036%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.036%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.024%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.024%) Magento
8 2 (0.024%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.024%) Loan IQ
8 2 (0.024%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.024%) LatentZero
9 1 (0.012%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 440 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (2.47%) SaaS
3 53 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (0.45%) GitHub
6 31 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 28 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 26 (0.32%) PaaS
9 19 (0.23%) IaaS
10 12 (0.15%) Force.com
11 9 (0.11%) OpenShift
11 9 (0.11%) Google App Engine
11 9 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
12 8 (0.097%) Sumo Logic
13 6 (0.073%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.073%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.073%) Heroku
14 5 (0.061%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.061%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (0.024%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 314 (3.82%) HTTP
2 208 (2.53%) Internet
3 76 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 52 (0.63%) Broadband
5 51 (0.62%) AMQP
6 47 (0.57%) LDAP
7 23 (0.28%) Multicast
8 22 (0.27%) SSL
9 20 (0.24%) ATM
10 18 (0.22%) DNS
11 14 (0.17%) SAN
12 12 (0.15%) FTP
12 12 (0.15%) SNMP
13 10 (0.12%) Intranet
13 10 (0.12%) Firewall
14 9 (0.11%) Wireless
15 7 (0.085%) LTE
15 7 (0.085%) SS7
15 7 (0.085%) VoLTE
15 7 (0.085%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1119 (13.61%) MySQL
2 791 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 759 (9.23%) NoSQL
4 638 (7.76%) Relational Database
5 573 (6.97%) MongoDB
6 571 (6.94%) Big Data
7 401 (4.88%) Hadoop
8 340 (4.13%) RDBMS
9 305 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
10 258 (3.14%) Oracle Database
11 256 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 133 (1.62%) DB2
13 93 (1.13%) Redis
14 84 (1.02%) Apache Hive
15 81 (0.99%) HBase
16 66 (0.80%) Hazelcast
17 61 (0.74%) Couchbase
18 59 (0.72%) MarkLogic
19 57 (0.69%) Neo4j
20 38 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1326 (16.13%) Maven
2 1191 (14.48%) JUnit
3 1010 (12.28%) Git (software)
4 867 (10.54%) Eclipse
5 786 (9.56%) Subversion
6 606 (7.37%) Jenkins
7 490 (5.96%) Ant
8 349 (4.24%) JIRA
9 340 (4.13%) Selenium
10 273 (3.32%) Mockito
11 226 (2.75%) Cucumber
12 129 (1.57%) Gradle
13 120 (1.46%) jMock
14 118 (1.43%) IntelliJ
15 112 (1.36%) TestNG
16 109 (1.33%) Hudson
17 85 (1.03%) JBehave
18 81 (0.99%) WebDriver
19 74 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 72 (0.88%) NetBeans
General
1 1848 (22.47%) Finance
2 718 (8.73%) Banking
3 494 (6.01%) Front Office
4 401 (4.88%) Retail
5 384 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 291 (3.54%) Games
7 289 (3.51%) Investment Banking
8 165 (2.01%) Marketing
9 131 (1.59%) Back Office
10 111 (1.35%) Advertising
11 103 (1.25%) Financial Institution
12 91 (1.11%) Law
13 86 (1.05%) Publishing
14 65 (0.79%) Online Betting
15 63 (0.77%) Manufacturing
16 59 (0.72%) Automotive
17 47 (0.57%) Electronics
17 47 (0.57%) Legal
18 30 (0.36%) Billing
19 23 (0.28%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4362 (53.05%) Spring
2 2563 (31.17%) Hibernate
3 2401 (29.20%) J2EE
4 2117 (25.74%) HTML
5 1880 (22.86%) Web Services
6 1638 (19.92%) XML
7 1625 (19.76%) CSS
8 1000 (12.16%) jQuery
9 978 (11.89%) REST
10 903 (10.98%) Java EE
11 864 (10.51%) SOAP
12 863 (10.49%) JSP
13 726 (8.83%) RESTful
14 712 (8.66%) Spring MVC
15 686 (8.34%) Struts
16 662 (8.05%) JSON
17 592 (7.20%) JMS
18 545 (6.63%) HTML5
19 539 (6.55%) Ajax
20 518 (6.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 932 (11.33%) Computer Science
2 611 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 309 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 281 (3.42%) Equities
5 259 (3.15%) Derivative
6 250 (3.04%) Mathematics
7 231 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
8 208 (2.53%) Algorithms
9 202 (2.46%) Data Structures
10 185 (2.25%) Client/Server
11 176 (2.14%) Fixed Income
12 133 (1.62%) Mobile App
13 105 (1.28%) User Experience
14 85 (1.03%) Grid Computing
15 80 (0.97%) N-Tier
15 80 (0.97%) Online Games
16 79 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
17 70 (0.85%) Physics
18 66 (0.80%) Hedge funds
19 52 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1541 (18.74%) Linux
2 948 (11.53%) UNIX
3 431 (5.24%) Windows
4 259 (3.15%) Android
5 184 (2.24%) Apple iOS
6 88 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (0.54%) Solaris
8 32 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
9 30 (0.36%) CentOS
10 26 (0.32%) AIX
11 21 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 21 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 18 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.16%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.13%) CoreOS
15 10 (0.12%) openSUSE
16 9 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (0.097%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (0.085%) HPUX
18 7 (0.085%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4186 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 2392 (29.09%) TDD
3 1415 (17.21%) Scrum
4 1373 (16.70%) OO
5 1331 (16.19%) Software Engineering
6 1258 (15.30%) Multithreading
7 1092 (13.28%) MVC
8 936 (11.38%) E-Commerce
9 933 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
10 757 (9.21%) SDLC
11 681 (8.28%) BDD
12 645 (7.84%) Unit Testing
13 600 (7.30%) Open Source
14 450 (5.47%) Web Development
15 437 (5.31%) Low Latency
16 407 (4.95%) SOA
17 405 (4.93%) Mentoring
18 394 (4.79%) UML
19 373 (4.54%) OOP
20 339 (4.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8222 (99.99%) Java
2 2723 (33.11%) SQL
3 2634 (32.03%) JavaScript
4 712 (8.66%) Scala
5 468 (5.69%) Python
6 428 (5.20%) C++
7 405 (4.93%) PL/SQL
8 361 (4.39%) C#
9 358 (4.35%) Groovy
10 258 (3.14%) PHP
11 254 (3.09%) Ruby
12 179 (2.18%) Perl
13 155 (1.88%) C
14 135 (1.64%) Bash Shell
15 103 (1.25%) Shell Script
16 95 (1.16%) XPath
17 86 (1.05%) XQuery
18 81 (0.99%) Clojure
19 70 (0.85%) T-SQL
20 45 (0.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 1610 (19.58%) Degree
2 126 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 117 (1.42%) Sun Certification
4 70 (0.85%) PhD
4 70 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 34 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
6 29 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 28 (0.34%) OCPJP
8 16 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 15 (0.18%) Postgraduate
10 13 (0.16%) OCP
11 9 (0.11%) ISEB
11 9 (0.11%) OCMJD
12 7 (0.085%) OCPJWCD
12 7 (0.085%) Brainbench
13 6 (0.073%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.036%) MCP
14 3 (0.036%) MCPD
15 2 (0.024%) OCAJ
15 2 (0.024%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (3.20%) QA
2 16 (0.19%) SLA
3 15 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.16%) EMIR
6 7 (0.085%) MiFID
6 7 (0.085%) ISO 8583
7 6 (0.073%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.061%) DICOM
9 4 (0.049%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.036%) HL7
11 2 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 69 (0.84%) Docker
2 37 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.23%) HDFS
4 13 (0.16%) VirtualBox
5 11 (0.13%) Firmware
6 8 (0.097%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.073%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.073%) Varnish
9 3 (0.036%) Platform Symphony
9 3 (0.036%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.036%) Squid
10 2 (0.024%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.012%) vSphere
11 1 (0.012%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 143 (1.74%) Puppet
2 97 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (0.45%) Ansible
4 32 (0.39%) Nagios
5 28 (0.34%) Vagrant
6 24 (0.29%) Salt
7 22 (0.27%) logstash
8 20 (0.24%) StatsD
8 20 (0.24%) Kibana
9 10 (0.12%) Mesos
9 10 (0.12%) Oozie
9 10 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 8 (0.097%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.097%) Capistrano
11 6 (0.073%) Graphite
12 4 (0.049%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.024%) Apache Shiro
13 2 (0.024%) Nessus
14 1 (0.012%) MOM
14 1 (0.012%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1763 (21.44%) Oracle
2 196 (2.38%) IBM
3 193 (2.35%) hybris
4 169 (2.06%) Sybase
5 161 (1.96%) TIBCO
6 126 (1.53%) Microsoft
7 120 (1.46%) Red Hat
8 110 (1.34%) Google
9 97 (1.18%) Adobe
10 77 (0.94%) Sun
11 71 (0.86%) Endeca
12 69 (0.84%) SAP
12 69 (0.84%) ATG
13 59 (0.72%) Demandware
14 50 (0.61%) Atlassian
15 44 (0.54%) Terracotta
16 43 (0.52%) VMware
17 36 (0.44%) Splunk
17 36 (0.44%) New Relic
17 36 (0.44%) Intershop
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