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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 62 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 3985 4599 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.99% 4.69% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 4.97% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3580 4032 3780
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 £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 2088 £57,500 -4.16% 280
South East +9 761 £47,500 +5.55% 111
South West -8 302 £40,000 +6.66% 56
East of England +15 295 £45,000 +4.65% 46
Yorkshire -36 217 £40,000 +2.56% 41
North West -59 153 £40,000 - 62
West Midlands -20 94 £43,750 +9.37% 10
East Midlands +23 67 £40,000 +14.28% 11
North East -34 26 £34,500 -23.33% 8
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8207 (99.98%) Java
2 4117 (50.15%) Spring
3 3778 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
4 2704 (32.94%) SQL
5 2520 (30.70%) JavaScript
6 2478 (30.19%) Hibernate
7 2405 (29.30%) J2EE
8 2141 (26.08%) TDD
9 2026 (24.68%) HTML
10 1782 (21.71%) XML
11 1773 (21.60%) Web Services
12 1685 (20.53%) Finance
13 1679 (20.45%) Oracle
14 1639 (19.97%) Degree
15 1578 (19.22%) CSS
16 1496 (18.22%) Linux
17 1412 (17.20%) Maven
18 1387 (16.90%) OO
19 1277 (15.56%) Software Engineering
20 1218 (14.84%) Multithreading
21 1182 (14.40%) JUnit
22 1166 (14.20%) Scrum
23 1153 (14.05%) Tomcat
24 1105 (13.46%) MVC
25 1020 (12.43%) JSP
26 1002 (12.21%) MySQL
27 998 (12.16%) Computer Science
28 974 (11.87%) Java EE
29 951 (11.58%) UNIX
30 950 (11.57%) E-Commerce

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1153 (14.05%) Tomcat
2 747 (9.10%) JBoss
3 646 (7.87%) Apache
4 464 (5.65%) WebLogic
5 431 (5.25%) WebSphere
6 252 (3.07%) Apache Solr
7 168 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
8 162 (1.97%) Node.js
9 133 (1.62%) CMS
10 110 (1.34%) GlassFish
11 93 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
12 85 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
13 75 (0.91%) MQSeries
14 73 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
15 66 (0.80%) Jetty
16 64 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
17 60 (0.73%) Mule
18 50 (0.61%) Alfresco
19 47 (0.57%) ColdFusion
19 47 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 107 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.11%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.097%) MS Office
3 8 (0.097%) Weka
4 4 (0.049%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.012%) MS Project
5 1 (0.012%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.012%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.012%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 16 (0.19%) Magento
2 15 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
3 13 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.16%) ION MarketView
4 12 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.085%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (0.085%) RMDS
6 5 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.061%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.049%) Enfinity
7 4 (0.049%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.037%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.024%) TIBCO iProcess
9 2 (0.024%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.024%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.012%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.012%) Bond Adapt
10 1 (0.012%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.012%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 210 (2.56%) SaaS
2 102 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 50 (0.61%) GitHub
5 41 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (0.43%) PaaS
7 31 (0.38%) Force.com
8 13 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.12%) IaaS
11 8 (0.097%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.061%) Route 53
12 5 (0.061%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.037%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.024%) Google App Engine
15 1 (0.012%) Heroku
15 1 (0.012%) Trello
15 1 (0.012%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 310 (3.78%) HTTP
2 191 (2.33%) Internet
3 71 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 44 (0.54%) LDAP
5 29 (0.35%) SAN
6 27 (0.33%) Broadband
7 25 (0.30%) Multicast
8 22 (0.27%) IPv4
9 18 (0.22%) DNS
9 18 (0.22%) AMQP
10 14 (0.17%) SSL
11 12 (0.15%) SSH
11 12 (0.15%) Network Security
11 12 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 12 (0.15%) FTP
12 9 (0.11%) SNMP
12 9 (0.11%) Firewall
13 6 (0.073%) Intranet
14 4 (0.049%) VoIP
14 4 (0.049%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1002 (12.21%) MySQL
2 685 (8.34%) SQL Server
3 682 (8.31%) NoSQL
4 673 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 573 (6.98%) Big Data
6 498 (6.07%) MongoDB
7 433 (5.27%) RDBMS
8 375 (4.57%) Hadoop
9 246 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
10 220 (2.68%) Oracle Database
11 183 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 135 (1.64%) DB2
13 90 (1.10%) Redis
14 84 (1.02%) Apache Hive
15 67 (0.82%) HBase
16 62 (0.76%) Hazelcast
17 49 (0.60%) Neo4j
18 43 (0.52%) KDB
19 42 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
20 37 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1412 (17.20%) Maven
2 1182 (14.40%) JUnit
3 926 (11.28%) Eclipse
4 824 (10.04%) Git (software)
5 808 (9.84%) Subversion
6 568 (6.92%) Ant
7 526 (6.41%) Jenkins
8 280 (3.41%) JIRA
9 254 (3.09%) Selenium
10 198 (2.41%) Mockito
10 198 (2.41%) Hudson
11 166 (2.02%) Cucumber
12 123 (1.50%) TestNG
13 90 (1.10%) NetBeans
14 73 (0.89%) SoapUI
15 69 (0.84%) IntelliJ
16 67 (0.82%) Mercurial
17 65 (0.79%) jMock
17 65 (0.79%) Gradle
18 55 (0.67%) JBehave
General
1 1685 (20.53%) Finance
2 825 (10.05%) Banking
3 572 (6.97%) Front Office
4 386 (4.70%) Retail
5 355 (4.32%) Investment Banking
6 342 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 299 (3.64%) Games
8 153 (1.86%) Advertising
9 128 (1.56%) Marketing
10 111 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 99 (1.21%) Back Office
12 92 (1.12%) Publishing
13 60 (0.73%) Online Betting
14 59 (0.72%) Automotive
15 58 (0.71%) Legal
16 41 (0.50%) Manufacturing
17 35 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 32 (0.39%) Multimedia
19 30 (0.37%) Law
20 24 (0.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4117 (50.15%) Spring
2 2478 (30.19%) Hibernate
3 2405 (29.30%) J2EE
4 2026 (24.68%) HTML
5 1782 (21.71%) XML
6 1773 (21.60%) Web Services
7 1578 (19.22%) CSS
8 1020 (12.43%) JSP
9 974 (11.87%) Java EE
10 908 (11.06%) SOAP
11 898 (10.94%) jQuery
12 694 (8.45%) REST
13 680 (8.28%) Spring MVC
14 656 (7.99%) RESTful
15 631 (7.69%) Struts
16 625 (7.61%) JMS
17 595 (7.25%) JSON
18 568 (6.92%) Ajax
19 549 (6.69%) JDBC
20 491 (5.98%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 998 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 508 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 499 (6.08%) Open Source
4 380 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 269 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 263 (3.20%) Algorithms
7 256 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
8 235 (2.86%) Derivative
9 229 (2.79%) Equities
10 213 (2.59%) Fixed Income
11 193 (2.35%) Mobile App
12 162 (1.97%) Data Structures
13 136 (1.66%) Client/Server
14 101 (1.23%) User Experience
15 95 (1.16%) Hedge funds
16 94 (1.15%) N-Tier
17 85 (1.04%) Grid Computing
18 83 (1.01%) Physics
18 83 (1.01%) Online Games
19 63 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1496 (18.22%) Linux
2 951 (11.58%) UNIX
3 324 (3.95%) Windows
4 286 (3.48%) Android
5 169 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 72 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 57 (0.69%) Solaris
8 45 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 27 (0.33%) CentOS
10 21 (0.26%) AIX
11 20 (0.24%) HPUX
11 20 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.073%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.073%) Debian
15 5 (0.061%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.061%) openSUSE
16 4 (0.049%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.037%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 3778 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
2 2141 (26.08%) TDD
3 1387 (16.90%) OO
4 1277 (15.56%) Software Engineering
5 1218 (14.84%) Multithreading
6 1166 (14.20%) Scrum
7 1105 (13.46%) MVC
8 950 (11.57%) E-Commerce
9 931 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
10 617 (7.52%) Unit Testing
11 548 (6.68%) BDD
12 409 (4.98%) Web Development
13 392 (4.78%) UML
14 390 (4.75%) Low Latency
15 384 (4.68%) OOD
16 368 (4.48%) Mentoring
17 364 (4.43%) SOA
18 331 (4.03%) OOP
19 297 (3.62%) Pair Programming
20 193 (2.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8207 (99.98%) Java
2 2704 (32.94%) SQL
3 2520 (30.70%) JavaScript
4 509 (6.20%) Scala
5 482 (5.87%) C#
6 463 (5.64%) C++
7 398 (4.85%) Python
8 367 (4.47%) PL/SQL
9 244 (2.97%) Groovy
10 214 (2.61%) C
11 202 (2.46%) Perl
12 188 (2.29%) PHP
13 179 (2.18%) Ruby
14 127 (1.55%) Shell Script
15 120 (1.46%) XPath
16 104 (1.27%) Bash Shell
17 65 (0.79%) XQuery
18 50 (0.61%) VB
19 43 (0.52%) Clojure
20 42 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1639 (19.97%) Degree
2 183 (2.23%) Security Cleared
3 115 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 110 (1.34%) Sun Certification
5 89 (1.08%) PhD
6 80 (0.97%) VCP4
7 56 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 40 (0.49%) OCPJP
9 36 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
10 13 (0.16%) OCMJD
11 5 (0.061%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.049%) Brainbench
13 3 (0.037%) OCPJWCD
13 3 (0.037%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.024%) OCA
14 2 (0.024%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.024%) HND
14 2 (0.024%) OCAJ
15 1 (0.012%) CFA
15 1 (0.012%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (2.14%) QA
2 29 (0.35%) PCI DSS
2 29 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 26 (0.32%) SLA
4 13 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 11 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.049%) Basel III
7 3 (0.037%) EMIR
7 3 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.037%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.012%) DICOM
8 1 (0.012%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 41 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (0.45%) Docker
3 12 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (0.13%) Varnish
4 11 (0.13%) VirtualBox
5 9 (0.11%) HDFS
6 8 (0.097%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.085%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.085%) Firmware
8 4 (0.049%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.024%) GridGain
9 2 (0.024%) Squid
9 2 (0.024%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.012%) vSphere
10 1 (0.012%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 102 (1.24%) Puppet
2 67 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.27%) logstash
4 20 (0.24%) Kibana
4 20 (0.24%) StatsD
5 14 (0.17%) Vagrant
6 11 (0.13%) Capistrano
7 10 (0.12%) Ansible
8 9 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.073%) yum
10 5 (0.061%) Salt
11 4 (0.049%) Oozie
12 3 (0.037%) Netcool
12 3 (0.037%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.024%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.024%) Graphite
14 1 (0.012%) Ambari
14 1 (0.012%) OpenSSO
14 1 (0.012%) Nagios
14 1 (0.012%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1679 (20.45%) Oracle
2 218 (2.66%) TIBCO
3 214 (2.61%) Sybase
4 190 (2.31%) IBM
4 190 (2.31%) hybris
5 169 (2.06%) Microsoft
6 107 (1.30%) Google
7 98 (1.19%) Sun
8 92 (1.12%) Endeca
9 90 (1.10%) ATG
10 80 (0.97%) Adobe
11 77 (0.94%) Red Hat
12 75 (0.91%) 29West
13 51 (0.62%) Demandware
14 48 (0.58%) VMware
15 44 (0.54%) Terracotta
16 42 (0.51%) Intershop
17 40 (0.49%) SAP
18 34 (0.41%) Informatica
19 29 (0.35%) DataSynapse
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + 17% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
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East Sussex
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Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
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Salary: £20000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
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