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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 57 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4603 4326 5146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.25% 4.29% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 4.56% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4040 3745 4608
Average salary £49,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £72,500
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
102306 94953 105283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83534 79531 90590
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 £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 1 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 1 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
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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 -5 2563 £55,000 -4.34% 298
South East -1 667 £47,500 - 71
South West +12 395 £42,500 +13.33% 35
East of England +35 287 £40,000 - 26
North West -3 249 £40,000 +8.10% 75
Yorkshire -7 248 £40,000 +6.66% 38
West Midlands -24 97 £40,000 +6.66% 9
East Midlands -21 74 £37,000 +12.12% 13
North East -6 42 £35,000 -20.45% 6
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 9382 (100.00%) Java
2 4537 (48.36%) Spring
3 3233 (34.46%) SQL
4 2862 (30.51%) Hibernate
5 2851 (30.39%) JavaScript
6 2790 (29.74%) J2EE
7 2438 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
8 2368 (25.24%) HTML
9 2247 (23.95%) Finance
10 2205 (23.50%) TDD
11 2114 (22.53%) XML
12 2050 (21.85%) Oracle
13 1999 (21.31%) Degree
14 1931 (20.58%) Linux
15 1863 (19.86%) OO
16 1839 (19.60%) Web Services
17 1722 (18.35%) Software Engineering
18 1705 (18.17%) CSS
19 1690 (18.01%) Maven
20 1542 (16.44%) Scrum
21 1526 (16.27%) Multithreading
22 1514 (16.14%) Tomcat
23 1367 (14.57%) Computer Science
24 1306 (13.92%) JUnit
25 1242 (13.24%) UNIX
26 1231 (13.12%) JSP
27 1119 (11.93%) MySQL
28 1109 (11.82%) Banking
29 1106 (11.79%) MVC
30 1025 (10.93%) E-Commerce

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 1514 (16.14%) Tomcat
2 671 (7.15%) Apache
3 517 (5.51%) WebSphere
4 451 (4.81%) WebLogic
5 237 (2.53%) Apache Solr
6 172 (1.83%) GlassFish
7 161 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 151 (1.61%) CMS
9 143 (1.52%) Jetty
10 116 (1.24%) Node.js
11 98 (1.04%) Confluence
12 97 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
13 75 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
14 74 (0.79%) Apache ServiceMix
15 72 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
16 66 (0.70%) MQSeries
17 65 (0.69%) Mule
18 58 (0.62%) Alfresco
19 36 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
20 31 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 159 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.13%) MS Office
3 6 (0.064%) ArcView
4 5 (0.053%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.043%) Weka
6 3 (0.032%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.021%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.011%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 35 (0.37%) Magento
2 21 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.19%) RMDS
5 17 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 10 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.064%) Tridion
8 4 (0.043%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.032%) Summit
9 3 (0.032%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.021%) TrackWise
10 2 (0.021%) Global One
10 2 (0.021%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.021%) IntelliMatch
11 1 (0.011%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.011%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.011%) Fredhopper
11 1 (0.011%) Shopify
11 1 (0.011%) AWD
11 1 (0.011%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 142 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (1.43%) SaaS
3 93 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 56 (0.60%) GitHub
5 33 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (0.22%) Force.com
7 16 (0.17%) Google App Engine
8 6 (0.064%) PaaS
9 4 (0.043%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.043%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.021%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.011%) Heroku
11 1 (0.011%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 426 (4.54%) HTTP
2 252 (2.69%) Internet
3 114 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 53 (0.56%) SAN
5 52 (0.55%) SNMP
6 31 (0.33%) SSL
6 31 (0.33%) Intranet
7 30 (0.32%) LDAP
8 28 (0.30%) Broadband
8 28 (0.30%) SSH
9 27 (0.29%) SMTP
10 18 (0.19%) AMQP
11 16 (0.17%) Multicast
12 11 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.096%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.085%) SMS
14 8 (0.085%) RTP
15 7 (0.075%) Network Security
16 5 (0.053%) Wireless
16 5 (0.053%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1119 (11.93%) MySQL
2 972 (10.36%) Relational Database
3 877 (9.35%) SQL Server
4 678 (7.23%) Big Data
5 656 (6.99%) NoSQL
6 543 (5.79%) RDBMS
7 499 (5.32%) MongoDB
8 488 (5.20%) Hadoop
9 277 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
10 259 (2.76%) Oracle Database
11 248 (2.64%) DB2
12 185 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
13 121 (1.29%) HBase
14 102 (1.09%) Redis
15 96 (1.02%) Apache Hive
16 88 (0.94%) KDB
17 63 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
18 60 (0.64%) Hazelcast
19 59 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
20 57 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1690 (18.01%) Maven
2 1306 (13.92%) JUnit
3 974 (10.38%) Eclipse
4 905 (9.65%) Subversion
5 704 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 675 (7.19%) Ant
7 568 (6.05%) Jenkins
8 408 (4.35%) Selenium
9 320 (3.41%) Hudson
10 291 (3.10%) JIRA
11 232 (2.47%) Mockito
12 227 (2.42%) Cucumber
13 96 (1.02%) Mercurial
14 86 (0.92%) TestNG
15 83 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 82 (0.87%) NetBeans
17 77 (0.82%) Gradle
18 74 (0.79%) YourKit
19 70 (0.75%) JMeter
20 56 (0.60%) IntelliJ
General
1 2247 (23.95%) Finance
2 1109 (11.82%) Banking
3 770 (8.21%) Front Office
4 519 (5.53%) Investment Banking
5 382 (4.07%) Games
6 376 (4.01%) Retail
7 324 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 194 (2.07%) Marketing
9 164 (1.75%) Publishing
10 137 (1.46%) Financial Institution
11 126 (1.34%) Back Office
12 118 (1.26%) Advertising
13 86 (0.92%) Automotive
14 72 (0.77%) Legal
15 56 (0.60%) Manufacturing
16 33 (0.35%) Electronics
17 31 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 31 (0.33%) Music Industry
18 24 (0.26%) Billing
19 22 (0.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4537 (48.36%) Spring
2 2862 (30.51%) Hibernate
3 2790 (29.74%) J2EE
4 2368 (25.24%) HTML
5 2114 (22.53%) XML
6 1839 (19.60%) Web Services
7 1705 (18.17%) CSS
8 1231 (13.12%) JSP
9 999 (10.65%) Java EE
10 981 (10.46%) jQuery
11 799 (8.52%) SOAP
12 749 (7.98%) JMS
13 737 (7.86%) Servlets
14 701 (7.47%) Spring MVC
15 690 (7.35%) REST
16 664 (7.08%) Struts
17 633 (6.75%) Ajax
18 624 (6.65%) J2SE
19 605 (6.45%) JSON
20 564 (6.01%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1367 (14.57%) Computer Science
2 622 (6.63%) Open Source
3 541 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 508 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 389 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
6 360 (3.84%) Derivative
7 335 (3.57%) Equities
8 248 (2.64%) Fixed Income
9 236 (2.52%) Mobile App
10 155 (1.65%) Client/Server
11 146 (1.56%) Hedge funds
12 137 (1.46%) Physics
13 102 (1.09%) Social Media
14 84 (0.90%) Visualisation
15 78 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
16 76 (0.81%) Statistics
16 76 (0.81%) Digital Media
17 74 (0.79%) N-Tier
18 64 (0.68%) Credit Risk
19 50 (0.53%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1931 (20.58%) Linux
2 1242 (13.24%) UNIX
3 379 (4.04%) Windows
4 316 (3.37%) Android
5 177 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 82 (0.87%) Solaris
7 48 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (0.49%) AIX
9 22 (0.23%) CentOS
10 21 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 21 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 20 (0.21%) NetWare
12 17 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 16 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.13%) Debian
15 9 (0.096%) HPUX
16 8 (0.085%) MVS
17 7 (0.075%) VxWorks
17 7 (0.075%) LynxOS
18 5 (0.053%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2438 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
2 2205 (23.50%) TDD
3 1863 (19.86%) OO
4 1722 (18.35%) Software Engineering
5 1542 (16.44%) Scrum
6 1526 (16.27%) Multithreading
7 1106 (11.79%) MVC
8 1025 (10.93%) E-Commerce
9 827 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
10 699 (7.45%) Unit Testing
11 690 (7.35%) BDD
12 615 (6.56%) Low Latency
13 566 (6.03%) UML
14 513 (5.47%) SOA
15 511 (5.45%) Web Development
16 458 (4.88%) OOP
17 421 (4.49%) OOD
18 335 (3.57%) Pair Programming
19 261 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
20 259 (2.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9382 (100.00%) Java
2 3233 (34.46%) SQL
3 2851 (30.39%) JavaScript
4 704 (7.50%) C++
5 685 (7.30%) C#
6 511 (5.45%) Scala
7 489 (5.21%) Python
8 350 (3.73%) PL/SQL
9 323 (3.44%) C
10 309 (3.29%) Perl
11 289 (3.08%) PHP
12 262 (2.79%) Groovy
13 215 (2.29%) Ruby
14 198 (2.11%) Shell Script
15 162 (1.73%) Bash Shell
16 131 (1.40%) XPath
17 76 (0.81%) VB
18 73 (0.78%) Clojure
19 65 (0.69%) R
20 53 (0.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1999 (21.31%) Degree
2 204 (2.17%) PhD
3 171 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 116 (1.24%) Sun Certification
5 106 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 39 (0.42%) OCPJP
7 25 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 22 (0.23%) HND
9 14 (0.15%) Postgraduate
9 14 (0.15%) OCMJD
9 14 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
10 12 (0.13%) HNC
11 11 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
12 9 (0.096%) CITP
12 9 (0.096%) OCPJWCD
12 9 (0.096%) MBCS
13 7 (0.075%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.053%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.043%) OCP
16 3 (0.032%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 378 (4.03%) QA
2 35 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.14%) SLA
4 8 (0.085%) DO-178B
4 8 (0.085%) EMIR
4 8 (0.085%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.064%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.043%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.043%) Basel III
7 1 (0.011%) HL7
7 1 (0.011%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.011%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.011%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 42 (0.45%) HDFS
2 31 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.053%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.053%) Squid
6 4 (0.043%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.043%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.032%) Docker
8 2 (0.021%) Xen
9 1 (0.011%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.011%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 114 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 71 (0.76%) Puppet
3 15 (0.16%) YUM
4 13 (0.14%) StatsD
4 13 (0.14%) logstash
4 13 (0.14%) Kibana
5 9 (0.096%) Ansible
5 9 (0.096%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.075%) MOM
7 6 (0.064%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.053%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.043%) Ambari
10 2 (0.021%) OpenSSO
10 2 (0.021%) Nagios
10 2 (0.021%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.011%) Salt
11 1 (0.011%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.011%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.011%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2050 (21.85%) Oracle
2 832 (8.87%) JBoss
3 284 (3.03%) Sybase
4 258 (2.75%) Google
5 193 (2.06%) TIBCO
6 178 (1.90%) hybris
7 169 (1.80%) IBM
8 168 (1.79%) Microsoft
9 116 (1.24%) Sun
10 105 (1.12%) Adobe
11 96 (1.02%) ATG
12 69 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 65 (0.69%) Demandware
14 63 (0.67%) 29West
15 58 (0.62%) SAP
16 45 (0.48%) Atlassian
17 44 (0.47%) Endeca
17 44 (0.47%) Bloomberg
18 36 (0.38%) Facebook
19 35 (0.37%) VMware
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