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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 63 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4179 4789 4792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.96% 4.68% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 4.94% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 4172 4424
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 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
99985 96960 104426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.70% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83835 79628 90649
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 2181 £57,500 - 211
South East +1 713 £45,000 - 80
South West +13 341 £37,500 - 34
East of England +4 276 £42,500 - 23
Yorkshire -20 249 £40,000 +6.66% 23
North West -38 219 £40,000 - 46
West Midlands -31 117 £45,000 +8.43% 6
East Midlands -16 75 £35,000 +1.44% 12
North East -36 15 £31,000 -22.50% 5
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8558 (99.98%) Java
2 4185 (48.89%) Spring
3 3874 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
4 2913 (34.03%) SQL
5 2633 (30.76%) JavaScript
6 2619 (30.60%) Hibernate
7 2456 (28.69%) J2EE
8 2151 (25.13%) HTML
9 2071 (24.19%) TDD
10 1992 (23.27%) XML
11 1875 (21.90%) Finance
12 1822 (21.29%) Oracle
13 1749 (20.43%) Degree
14 1659 (19.38%) Web Services
15 1639 (19.15%) CSS
16 1595 (18.63%) Linux
17 1574 (18.39%) OO
18 1524 (17.80%) Maven
19 1444 (16.87%) Software Engineering
20 1318 (15.40%) Multithreading
21 1222 (14.28%) JUnit
22 1219 (14.24%) Scrum
23 1154 (13.48%) Computer Science
24 1149 (13.42%) Tomcat
25 1115 (13.03%) MVC
26 1072 (12.52%) UNIX
27 1060 (12.38%) JSP
28 1017 (11.88%) E-Commerce
29 995 (11.62%) MySQL
29 995 (11.62%) Java EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1149 (13.42%) Tomcat
2 748 (8.74%) JBoss
3 594 (6.94%) Apache
4 502 (5.86%) WebSphere
5 480 (5.61%) WebLogic
6 243 (2.84%) Apache Solr
7 143 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
8 139 (1.62%) GlassFish
9 131 (1.53%) CMS
10 119 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 119 (1.39%) Node.js
11 108 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
12 89 (1.04%) Jetty
13 74 (0.86%) Confluence
14 70 (0.82%) TIBCO EMS
15 66 (0.77%) MQSeries
16 65 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
17 58 (0.68%) Mule
18 50 (0.58%) Alfresco
18 50 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 136 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.15%) MS Office
3 11 (0.13%) Weka
4 9 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.070%) ArcView
6 3 (0.035%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.023%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.012%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.012%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.012%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (0.25%) Magento
2 15 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 13 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (0.14%) ION MarketView
6 8 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
7 7 (0.082%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.070%) RMDS
9 4 (0.047%) Summit
9 4 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.047%) Enfinity
10 3 (0.035%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.023%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.023%) Dynamics GP
12 1 (0.012%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.012%) Temenos T24
12 1 (0.012%) AWD
12 1 (0.012%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 155 (1.81%) SaaS
2 122 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 57 (0.67%) GitHub
5 29 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (0.29%) Force.com
7 21 (0.25%) PaaS
8 14 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (0.070%) IaaS
11 5 (0.058%) Google Compute Engine
11 5 (0.058%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.058%) Route 53
12 2 (0.023%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.023%) Heroku
13 1 (0.012%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 388 (4.53%) HTTP
2 213 (2.49%) Internet
3 66 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 47 (0.55%) LDAP
5 41 (0.48%) SAN
6 26 (0.30%) Broadband
7 23 (0.27%) SNMP
8 22 (0.26%) Multicast
8 22 (0.26%) SSL
9 17 (0.20%) Network Security
9 17 (0.20%) SSH
9 17 (0.20%) IPv4
10 15 (0.18%) AMQP
11 14 (0.16%) DNS
12 13 (0.15%) SMTP
12 13 (0.15%) Intranet
13 12 (0.14%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.093%) FTP
14 8 (0.093%) RTP
15 6 (0.070%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 995 (11.62%) MySQL
2 792 (9.25%) Relational Database
3 736 (8.60%) SQL Server
4 658 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 605 (7.07%) Big Data
6 482 (5.63%) MongoDB
7 474 (5.54%) RDBMS
8 395 (4.61%) Hadoop
9 238 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
10 236 (2.76%) Oracle Database
11 181 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 158 (1.85%) DB2
13 111 (1.30%) HBase
14 87 (1.02%) Apache Hive
15 80 (0.93%) Redis
16 63 (0.74%) Hazelcast
17 50 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
18 42 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
19 40 (0.47%) KDB
20 38 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1524 (17.80%) Maven
2 1222 (14.28%) JUnit
3 908 (10.61%) Eclipse
4 841 (9.82%) Subversion
5 773 (9.03%) Git (software)
6 590 (6.89%) Ant
7 577 (6.74%) Jenkins
8 335 (3.91%) Selenium
9 303 (3.54%) JIRA
10 270 (3.15%) Hudson
11 232 (2.71%) Cucumber
12 222 (2.59%) Mockito
13 103 (1.20%) TestNG
14 83 (0.97%) Mercurial
15 81 (0.95%) NetBeans
16 80 (0.93%) Gradle
17 58 (0.68%) TeamCity
17 58 (0.68%) SoapUI
18 56 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 50 (0.58%) YourKit
General
1 1875 (21.90%) Finance
2 967 (11.30%) Banking
3 648 (7.57%) Front Office
4 413 (4.82%) Investment Banking
5 391 (4.57%) Retail
6 341 (3.98%) Telecoms
7 329 (3.84%) Games
8 138 (1.61%) Marketing
9 137 (1.60%) Advertising
10 124 (1.45%) Publishing
11 115 (1.34%) Financial Institution
12 99 (1.16%) Back Office
13 65 (0.76%) Automotive
14 62 (0.72%) Legal
15 53 (0.62%) Manufacturing
16 47 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 40 (0.47%) Online Betting
18 28 (0.33%) Multimedia
19 27 (0.32%) Aerospace
20 26 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4185 (48.89%) Spring
2 2619 (30.60%) Hibernate
3 2456 (28.69%) J2EE
4 2151 (25.13%) HTML
5 1992 (23.27%) XML
6 1659 (19.38%) Web Services
7 1639 (19.15%) CSS
8 1060 (12.38%) JSP
9 995 (11.62%) Java EE
10 896 (10.47%) jQuery
11 839 (9.80%) SOAP
12 703 (8.21%) Spring MVC
13 684 (7.99%) REST
14 674 (7.87%) JMS
15 611 (7.14%) Struts
16 597 (6.97%) JSON
17 579 (6.76%) Ajax
18 577 (6.74%) RESTful
19 560 (6.54%) Servlets
20 554 (6.47%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1154 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 517 (6.04%) Open Source
3 482 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 430 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 366 (4.28%) Algorithms
6 336 (3.93%) Mathematics
7 298 (3.48%) Derivative
8 275 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
9 258 (3.01%) Equities
10 222 (2.59%) Mobile App
11 221 (2.58%) Fixed Income
12 161 (1.88%) Client/Server
13 159 (1.86%) Data Structures
14 129 (1.51%) User Experience
15 113 (1.32%) Hedge funds
16 86 (1.00%) Physics
17 80 (0.93%) Grid Computing
18 79 (0.92%) N-Tier
19 75 (0.88%) Visualisation
20 68 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1595 (18.63%) Linux
2 1072 (12.52%) UNIX
3 302 (3.53%) Windows
4 299 (3.49%) Android
5 161 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 70 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 67 (0.78%) Solaris
8 29 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 26 (0.30%) AIX
10 16 (0.19%) HPUX
10 16 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.18%) CentOS
11 15 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 14 (0.16%) Debian
13 8 (0.093%) NetWare
14 5 (0.058%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.047%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.035%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.035%) LynxOS
16 3 (0.035%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3874 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 2071 (24.19%) TDD
3 1574 (18.39%) OO
4 1444 (16.87%) Software Engineering
5 1318 (15.40%) Multithreading
6 1219 (14.24%) Scrum
7 1115 (13.03%) MVC
8 1017 (11.88%) E-Commerce
9 898 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
10 631 (7.37%) Unit Testing
11 621 (7.25%) BDD
12 455 (5.32%) Mentoring
13 454 (5.30%) Web Development
14 447 (5.22%) UML
15 434 (5.07%) Low Latency
16 421 (4.92%) SOA
17 387 (4.52%) OOP
18 383 (4.47%) OOD
19 293 (3.42%) Pair Programming
20 221 (2.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8558 (99.98%) Java
2 2913 (34.03%) SQL
3 2633 (30.76%) JavaScript
4 656 (7.66%) C#
5 618 (7.22%) C++
6 445 (5.20%) Scala
7 430 (5.02%) Python
8 396 (4.63%) PL/SQL
9 296 (3.46%) C
10 277 (3.24%) Perl
11 246 (2.87%) Groovy
12 228 (2.66%) PHP
13 204 (2.38%) Ruby
14 157 (1.83%) Shell Script
15 146 (1.71%) XPath
16 124 (1.45%) Bash Shell
17 78 (0.91%) VB
18 75 (0.88%) VBA
19 60 (0.70%) XQuery
20 52 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1749 (20.43%) Degree
2 181 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 143 (1.67%) PhD
4 122 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 117 (1.37%) Sun Certification
6 39 (0.46%) OCPJP
7 38 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 24 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
9 13 (0.15%) OCMJD
10 12 (0.14%) Postgraduate
11 10 (0.12%) HND
12 4 (0.047%) OCPJWCD
12 4 (0.047%) Brainbench
13 3 (0.035%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.023%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.012%) CFA
15 1 (0.012%) MBCS
15 1 (0.012%) CITP
15 1 (0.012%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 1 (0.012%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (2.83%) QA
2 39 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.36%) SLA
4 23 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.093%) EMIR
6 8 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.035%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.035%) Basel III
7 3 (0.035%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.023%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.023%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.012%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (0.27%) Docker
3 21 (0.25%) HDFS
4 11 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.082%) Varnish
5 7 (0.082%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.070%) Firmware
7 4 (0.047%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.023%) Platform Symphony
8 2 (0.023%) GridGain
8 2 (0.023%) Squid
9 1 (0.012%) Xen
9 1 (0.012%) vSphere
9 1 (0.012%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 100 (1.17%) Puppet
2 93 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
4 24 (0.28%) Kibana
4 24 (0.28%) logstash
4 24 (0.28%) StatsD
5 21 (0.25%) yum
6 11 (0.13%) Capistrano
6 11 (0.13%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.11%) Ansible
8 3 (0.035%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.035%) OpenSSO
8 3 (0.035%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.035%) Oozie
9 2 (0.023%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.023%) Nagios
9 2 (0.023%) Netcool
9 2 (0.023%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.012%) CA LISA
10 1 (0.012%) Ambari
Vendors
1 1822 (21.29%) Oracle
2 258 (3.01%) Sybase
3 204 (2.38%) TIBCO
4 182 (2.13%) IBM
5 179 (2.09%) Google
6 176 (2.06%) hybris
7 164 (1.92%) Microsoft
8 113 (1.32%) Sun
9 82 (0.96%) Adobe
10 79 (0.92%) ATG
11 75 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 74 (0.86%) 29West
13 54 (0.63%) Endeca
14 45 (0.53%) SAP
15 42 (0.49%) Bloomberg
16 41 (0.48%) DataSynapse
17 37 (0.43%) VMware
17 37 (0.43%) Demandware
18 32 (0.37%) Murex
18 32 (0.37%) Informatica
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