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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 55 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4686 4308 5168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.28% 4.24% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 4.50% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4121 3732 4602
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 £72,500 £75,900 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 2597 £55,000 -4.34% 291
South East 0 673 £47,500 +4.39% 79
South West +16 416 £42,500 +13.33% 40
East of England +41 294 £40,000 - 27
North West -3 255 £40,000 +11.11% 69
Yorkshire -8 248 £40,000 +6.66% 45
West Midlands -25 98 £40,000 +6.66% 9
East Midlands -15 80 £35,750 +8.33% 7
North East +2 45 £35,000 -20.45% 7
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9425 (100.00%) Java
2 4557 (48.35%) Spring
3 3273 (34.73%) SQL
4 2875 (30.50%) Hibernate
5 2851 (30.25%) JavaScript
6 2824 (29.96%) J2EE
7 2459 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2382 (25.27%) HTML
9 2255 (23.93%) Finance
10 2245 (23.82%) TDD
11 2122 (22.51%) XML
12 2073 (21.99%) Oracle
13 2017 (21.40%) Degree
14 1924 (20.41%) Linux
15 1871 (19.85%) OO
16 1862 (19.76%) Web Services
17 1742 (18.48%) Software Engineering
18 1698 (18.02%) CSS
19 1694 (17.97%) Maven
20 1572 (16.68%) Scrum
21 1536 (16.30%) Tomcat
22 1517 (16.10%) Multithreading
23 1370 (14.54%) Computer Science
24 1303 (13.82%) JUnit
25 1248 (13.24%) JSP
26 1231 (13.06%) UNIX
27 1137 (12.06%) MySQL
28 1112 (11.80%) Banking
29 1105 (11.72%) MVC
30 1021 (10.83%) E-Commerce

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1536 (16.30%) Tomcat
2 684 (7.26%) Apache
3 514 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 455 (4.83%) WebLogic
5 229 (2.43%) Apache Solr
6 166 (1.76%) GlassFish
7 159 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 155 (1.64%) CMS
9 146 (1.55%) Jetty
10 115 (1.22%) Node.js
11 100 (1.06%) Confluence
12 96 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
13 76 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
14 69 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
15 68 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
16 64 (0.68%) Mule
17 62 (0.66%) MQSeries
18 54 (0.57%) Alfresco
19 36 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
20 33 (0.35%) GemFire
Applications
1 155 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.13%) MS Office
3 6 (0.064%) ArcView
4 5 (0.053%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.032%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.021%) Weka
7 2 (0.021%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 37 (0.39%) Magento
2 23 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 19 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 18 (0.19%) RMDS
6 9 (0.095%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.064%) Tridion
8 4 (0.042%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.042%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.032%) Summit
10 2 (0.021%) IntelliMatch
10 2 (0.021%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.021%) Global One
10 2 (0.021%) TrackWise
11 1 (0.011%) AWD
11 1 (0.011%) Advent Geneva
11 1 (0.011%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.011%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.011%) Shopify
11 1 (0.011%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 144 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (1.47%) SaaS
3 94 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 55 (0.58%) GitHub
5 34 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (0.22%) Force.com
7 18 (0.19%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.074%) PaaS
9 5 (0.053%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.042%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.042%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (0.021%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.011%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 420 (4.46%) HTTP
2 262 (2.78%) Internet
3 116 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 54 (0.57%) SNMP
5 51 (0.54%) SAN
6 32 (0.34%) Intranet
7 31 (0.33%) SSL
8 28 (0.30%) SSH
9 27 (0.29%) LDAP
9 27 (0.29%) Broadband
9 27 (0.29%) SMTP
10 16 (0.17%) AMQP
11 15 (0.16%) Multicast
12 11 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.095%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.085%) RTP
15 7 (0.074%) SMS
16 5 (0.053%) Network Security
16 5 (0.053%) VoIP
17 4 (0.042%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1137 (12.06%) MySQL
2 974 (10.33%) Relational Database
3 887 (9.41%) SQL Server
4 687 (7.29%) Big Data
5 664 (7.05%) NoSQL
6 552 (5.86%) RDBMS
7 502 (5.33%) Hadoop
8 501 (5.32%) MongoDB
9 268 (2.84%) Oracle Database
10 265 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
11 249 (2.64%) DB2
12 184 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 116 (1.23%) HBase
14 102 (1.08%) Redis
15 101 (1.07%) Apache Hive
16 92 (0.98%) KDB
17 62 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
18 59 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
19 58 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
20 56 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1694 (17.97%) Maven
2 1303 (13.82%) JUnit
3 999 (10.60%) Eclipse
4 920 (9.76%) Subversion
5 702 (7.45%) Git (software)
6 688 (7.30%) Ant
7 563 (5.97%) Jenkins
8 402 (4.27%) Selenium
9 321 (3.41%) Hudson
10 295 (3.13%) JIRA
11 232 (2.46%) Cucumber
12 230 (2.44%) Mockito
13 97 (1.03%) Mercurial
14 86 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 86 (0.91%) NetBeans
15 82 (0.87%) TestNG
16 76 (0.81%) Gradle
17 75 (0.80%) JMeter
18 70 (0.74%) YourKit
19 58 (0.62%) IntelliJ
General
1 2255 (23.93%) Finance
2 1112 (11.80%) Banking
3 766 (8.13%) Front Office
4 524 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 383 (4.06%) Games
6 381 (4.04%) Retail
7 329 (3.49%) Telecoms
8 204 (2.16%) Marketing
9 165 (1.75%) Publishing
10 144 (1.53%) Financial Institution
11 124 (1.32%) Back Office
12 122 (1.29%) Advertising
13 84 (0.89%) Automotive
14 73 (0.77%) Legal
15 54 (0.57%) Manufacturing
16 33 (0.35%) Electronics
16 33 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 32 (0.34%) Music Industry
18 25 (0.27%) Law
19 24 (0.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4557 (48.35%) Spring
2 2875 (30.50%) Hibernate
3 2824 (29.96%) J2EE
4 2382 (25.27%) HTML
5 2122 (22.51%) XML
6 1862 (19.76%) Web Services
7 1698 (18.02%) CSS
8 1248 (13.24%) JSP
9 1011 (10.73%) Java EE
10 984 (10.44%) jQuery
11 801 (8.50%) SOAP
12 753 (7.99%) Servlets
13 746 (7.92%) JMS
14 707 (7.50%) Spring MVC
15 698 (7.41%) REST
16 678 (7.19%) Struts
17 638 (6.77%) Ajax
18 625 (6.63%) J2SE
19 608 (6.45%) JSON
20 572 (6.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1370 (14.54%) Computer Science
2 620 (6.58%) Open Source
3 535 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 520 (5.52%) Mathematics
5 398 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
6 352 (3.73%) Derivative
7 333 (3.53%) Equities
8 250 (2.65%) Fixed Income
9 236 (2.50%) Mobile App
10 161 (1.71%) Client/Server
11 150 (1.59%) Hedge funds
12 139 (1.47%) Physics
13 101 (1.07%) Social Media
14 89 (0.94%) Visualisation
15 79 (0.84%) Statistics
16 78 (0.83%) Digital Media
17 75 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
18 74 (0.79%) N-Tier
19 61 (0.65%) Credit Risk
20 48 (0.51%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1924 (20.41%) Linux
2 1231 (13.06%) UNIX
3 376 (3.99%) Windows
4 319 (3.38%) Android
5 180 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 81 (0.86%) Solaris
7 47 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (0.47%) AIX
9 23 (0.24%) CentOS
10 21 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 20 (0.21%) Ubuntu
12 19 (0.20%) NetWare
13 18 (0.19%) Mac OS
14 15 (0.16%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.12%) Debian
16 9 (0.095%) HPUX
17 8 (0.085%) MVS
18 7 (0.074%) LynxOS
18 7 (0.074%) VxWorks
19 6 (0.064%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2459 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2245 (23.82%) TDD
3 1871 (19.85%) OO
4 1742 (18.48%) Software Engineering
5 1572 (16.68%) Scrum
6 1517 (16.10%) Multithreading
7 1105 (11.72%) MVC
8 1021 (10.83%) E-Commerce
9 843 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
10 707 (7.50%) BDD
11 702 (7.45%) Unit Testing
12 606 (6.43%) Low Latency
13 579 (6.14%) UML
14 519 (5.51%) SOA
15 517 (5.49%) Web Development
16 451 (4.79%) OOP
17 425 (4.51%) OOD
18 351 (3.72%) Pair Programming
19 266 (2.82%) Analytics
20 261 (2.77%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 9425 (100.00%) Java
2 3273 (34.73%) SQL
3 2851 (30.25%) JavaScript
4 704 (7.47%) C++
5 683 (7.25%) C#
6 524 (5.56%) Scala
7 500 (5.31%) Python
8 349 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 319 (3.38%) C
10 305 (3.24%) Perl
11 296 (3.14%) PHP
12 268 (2.84%) Groovy
13 220 (2.33%) Ruby
14 204 (2.16%) Shell Script
15 161 (1.71%) Bash Shell
16 128 (1.36%) XPath
17 76 (0.81%) Clojure
18 74 (0.79%) VB
19 71 (0.75%) R
20 52 (0.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2017 (21.40%) Degree
2 206 (2.19%) PhD
3 172 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 117 (1.24%) Sun Certification
5 104 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 37 (0.39%) OCPJP
7 25 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 22 (0.23%) HND
9 14 (0.15%) Postgraduate
9 14 (0.15%) OCMJD
10 13 (0.14%) HNC
10 13 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 11 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
12 9 (0.095%) CITP
12 9 (0.095%) MBCS
12 9 (0.095%) OCPJWCD
13 7 (0.074%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.042%) OCP
14 4 (0.042%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.032%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 388 (4.12%) QA
2 33 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.12%) SLA
4 8 (0.085%) DO-178B
5 7 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.074%) EMIR
6 5 (0.053%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.042%) Basel III
7 4 (0.042%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.011%) HL7
8 1 (0.011%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.011%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.011%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 42 (0.45%) HDFS
2 29 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.095%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.074%) Squid
6 5 (0.053%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.042%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.042%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.032%) Docker
9 2 (0.021%) Xen
10 1 (0.011%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.011%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 116 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 72 (0.76%) Puppet
3 14 (0.15%) YUM
4 12 (0.13%) logstash
4 12 (0.13%) Kibana
4 12 (0.13%) StatsD
5 9 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (0.074%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.074%) MOM
6 7 (0.074%) Ansible
6 7 (0.074%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.064%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.042%) Ambari
9 2 (0.021%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.021%) Nagios
9 2 (0.021%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.011%) Salt
10 1 (0.011%) Oozie
10 1 (0.011%) CA LISA
10 1 (0.011%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2073 (21.99%) Oracle
2 844 (8.95%) JBoss
3 279 (2.96%) Sybase
4 262 (2.78%) Google
5 194 (2.06%) TIBCO
6 179 (1.90%) hybris
7 171 (1.81%) Microsoft
8 169 (1.79%) IBM
9 115 (1.22%) Sun
10 106 (1.12%) Adobe
11 103 (1.09%) ATG
12 69 (0.73%) Demandware
13 66 (0.70%) Red Hat
14 62 (0.66%) SAP
15 59 (0.63%) 29West
16 45 (0.48%) Endeca
16 45 (0.48%) Atlassian
17 41 (0.44%) Bloomberg
18 39 (0.41%) Facebook
19 36 (0.38%) Intershop
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Resource Solutions - Nomura
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 23 hours ago