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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 63 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4231 4809 4323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.14% 4.40% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 4.65% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 4244 3760
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,300 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 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 31 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 +1 2308 £60,000 +9.09% 313
South East +1 656 £45,000 - 72
East of England +20 334 £45,000 +12.50% 37
South West -23 283 £42,500 - 48
North West -5 222 £42,500 +6.25% 72
Yorkshire -27 187 £41,500 +3.75% 39
West Midlands +12 136 £45,000 +12.50% 19
East Midlands -16 67 £35,000 - 15
North East -6 51 £38,750 +10.71% 7
Midlands - 2 £43,500 - 2
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 8407 (99.99%) Java
2 4451 (52.94%) Spring
3 4328 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
4 2744 (32.64%) SQL
5 2658 (31.61%) JavaScript
6 2591 (30.82%) Hibernate
7 2410 (28.66%) TDD
8 2381 (28.32%) J2EE
9 2156 (25.64%) HTML
10 1954 (23.24%) Finance
11 1952 (23.22%) Web Services
12 1776 (21.12%) Oracle
13 1689 (20.09%) Degree
14 1662 (19.77%) CSS
15 1644 (19.55%) XML
16 1530 (18.20%) Linux
17 1457 (17.33%) Scrum
18 1432 (17.03%) Software Engineering
19 1390 (16.53%) OO
20 1335 (15.88%) Maven
21 1277 (15.19%) Multithreading
22 1263 (15.02%) Tomcat
23 1229 (14.62%) JUnit
24 1145 (13.62%) MySQL
25 1091 (12.98%) REST
26 1078 (12.82%) MVC
27 1044 (12.42%) Git (software)
28 1011 (12.02%) jQuery
29 1003 (11.93%) Computer Science
30 952 (11.32%) UNIX

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 1263 (15.02%) Tomcat
2 707 (8.41%) JBoss
3 588 (6.99%) Apache
4 405 (4.82%) WebSphere
5 355 (4.22%) WebLogic
6 310 (3.69%) Apache Solr
7 239 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
8 219 (2.60%) Node.js
9 128 (1.52%) CMS
10 116 (1.38%) Apache Spark
11 112 (1.33%) GlassFish
11 112 (1.33%) Jetty
12 96 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 91 (1.08%) Confluence
14 90 (1.07%) Mule
15 81 (0.96%) MQSeries
16 75 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
17 65 (0.77%) Mule ESB
18 62 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
19 44 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 67 (0.80%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.18%) Mathematica
3 13 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.059%) Mingle
5 3 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.036%) MS Office
6 1 (0.012%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.012%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 42 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
3 10 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.095%) TIBCO iProcess
5 7 (0.083%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.083%) LatentZero
5 7 (0.083%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.071%) Summit
7 4 (0.048%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.048%) RMDS
8 3 (0.036%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.036%) BusinessWare
8 3 (0.036%) Endur
8 3 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.036%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.024%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.012%) Bond Adapt
10 1 (0.012%) AWD
10 1 (0.012%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.012%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 471 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (2.46%) SaaS
3 60 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 48 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (0.54%) GitHub
6 33 (0.39%) PaaS
7 32 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (0.25%) IaaS
10 12 (0.14%) OpenShift
11 10 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
11 10 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.095%) Sumo Logic
13 7 (0.083%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (0.083%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.071%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.071%) Heroku
15 5 (0.059%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 4 (0.048%) Force.com
16 4 (0.048%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 296 (3.52%) HTTP
2 210 (2.50%) Internet
3 75 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 53 (0.63%) AMQP
5 52 (0.62%) Broadband
6 47 (0.56%) LDAP
7 27 (0.32%) ATM
8 22 (0.26%) Multicast
9 17 (0.20%) SSL
10 15 (0.18%) DNS
11 14 (0.17%) FTP
11 14 (0.17%) SAN
12 12 (0.14%) Wireless
13 9 (0.11%) Intranet
13 9 (0.11%) SNMP
14 8 (0.095%) RFID
15 7 (0.083%) INAP
15 7 (0.083%) Firewall
15 7 (0.083%) Network Security
15 7 (0.083%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1145 (13.62%) MySQL
2 808 (9.61%) NoSQL
3 797 (9.48%) SQL Server
4 649 (7.72%) Relational Database
5 601 (7.15%) MongoDB
6 568 (6.76%) Big Data
7 412 (4.90%) Hadoop
8 322 (3.83%) RDBMS
9 276 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
10 275 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 264 (3.14%) Oracle Database
12 136 (1.62%) DB2
13 85 (1.01%) Redis
14 77 (0.92%) HBase
15 76 (0.90%) Apache Hive
16 74 (0.88%) Hazelcast
17 63 (0.75%) MarkLogic
18 59 (0.70%) Neo4j
19 54 (0.64%) Couchbase
20 48 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1335 (15.88%) Maven
2 1229 (14.62%) JUnit
3 1044 (12.42%) Git (software)
4 873 (10.38%) Eclipse
5 828 (9.85%) Subversion
6 646 (7.68%) Jenkins
7 500 (5.95%) Ant
8 379 (4.51%) JIRA
9 364 (4.33%) Selenium
10 304 (3.62%) Mockito
11 253 (3.01%) Cucumber
12 131 (1.56%) jMock
12 131 (1.56%) Gradle
13 126 (1.50%) IntelliJ
14 114 (1.36%) Hudson
15 101 (1.20%) TestNG
16 81 (0.96%) EasyMock
17 80 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 78 (0.93%) JBehave
18 78 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 1954 (23.24%) Finance
2 743 (8.84%) Banking
3 518 (6.16%) Front Office
4 398 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 388 (4.61%) Retail
6 311 (3.70%) Investment Banking
7 285 (3.39%) Games
8 166 (1.97%) Marketing
9 145 (1.72%) Back Office
10 112 (1.33%) Advertising
11 110 (1.31%) Law
12 103 (1.23%) Financial Institution
13 80 (0.95%) Publishing
14 62 (0.74%) Manufacturing
15 58 (0.69%) Online Betting
16 54 (0.64%) Legal
17 53 (0.63%) Automotive
18 47 (0.56%) Electronics
19 34 (0.40%) Billing
20 20 (0.24%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4451 (52.94%) Spring
2 2591 (30.82%) Hibernate
3 2381 (28.32%) J2EE
4 2156 (25.64%) HTML
5 1952 (23.22%) Web Services
6 1662 (19.77%) CSS
7 1644 (19.55%) XML
8 1091 (12.98%) REST
9 1011 (12.02%) jQuery
10 925 (11.00%) Java EE
11 881 (10.48%) SOAP
12 869 (10.34%) JSP
13 764 (9.09%) RESTful
14 708 (8.42%) Spring MVC
15 701 (8.34%) Struts
16 675 (8.03%) JSON
17 604 (7.18%) JMS
18 587 (6.98%) HTML5
19 534 (6.35%) Servlets
20 516 (6.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1003 (11.93%) Computer Science
2 624 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 327 (3.89%) Equities
4 321 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 290 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 272 (3.24%) Derivative
7 218 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 209 (2.49%) Algorithms
9 207 (2.46%) Fixed Income
10 202 (2.40%) Data Structures
11 173 (2.06%) Client/Server
12 147 (1.75%) Mobile App
13 119 (1.42%) User Experience
14 89 (1.06%) N-Tier
15 86 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
16 81 (0.96%) Grid Computing
17 75 (0.89%) Online Games
18 73 (0.87%) Hedge funds
19 72 (0.86%) Physics
20 49 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1530 (18.20%) Linux
2 952 (11.32%) UNIX
3 414 (4.92%) Windows
4 242 (2.88%) Android
5 190 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 89 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (0.57%) Solaris
8 36 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 29 (0.34%) CentOS
10 28 (0.33%) AIX
11 19 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 18 (0.21%) Ubuntu
12 18 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.15%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.12%) CoreOS
16 7 (0.083%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.083%) openSUSE
17 6 (0.071%) zOS
17 6 (0.071%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4328 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 2410 (28.66%) TDD
3 1457 (17.33%) Scrum
4 1432 (17.03%) Software Engineering
5 1390 (16.53%) OO
6 1277 (15.19%) Multithreading
7 1078 (12.82%) MVC
8 949 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
9 932 (11.08%) E-Commerce
10 791 (9.41%) SDLC
11 712 (8.47%) BDD
12 641 (7.62%) Unit Testing
13 612 (7.28%) Open Source
14 465 (5.53%) Mentoring
15 457 (5.44%) Low Latency
16 452 (5.38%) SOA
17 447 (5.32%) Web Development
18 398 (4.73%) UML
19 371 (4.41%) OOP
20 327 (3.89%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8407 (99.99%) Java
2 2744 (32.64%) SQL
3 2658 (31.61%) JavaScript
4 769 (9.15%) Scala
5 505 (6.01%) Python
6 439 (5.22%) C++
7 403 (4.79%) PL/SQL
8 382 (4.54%) Groovy
9 362 (4.31%) C#
10 252 (3.00%) PHP
11 246 (2.93%) Ruby
12 176 (2.09%) Perl
13 167 (1.99%) C
14 127 (1.51%) Bash Shell
15 105 (1.25%) Shell Script
16 104 (1.24%) XPath
17 93 (1.11%) XQuery
18 83 (0.99%) Clojure
19 71 (0.84%) T-SQL
20 41 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 1689 (20.09%) Degree
2 127 (1.51%) Security Cleared
3 115 (1.37%) Sun Certification
4 74 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 69 (0.82%) PhD
6 29 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
7 22 (0.26%) OCPJP
7 22 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 18 (0.21%) Postgraduate
9 17 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.18%) OCP
11 10 (0.12%) ISEB
11 10 (0.12%) Brainbench
12 8 (0.095%) OCMJD
13 7 (0.083%) OCPJWCD
13 7 (0.083%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.048%) MCP
14 4 (0.048%) MCPD
15 1 (0.012%) OCAJ
15 1 (0.012%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 276 (3.28%) QA
2 19 (0.23%) SLA
2 19 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 15 (0.18%) EMIR
4 12 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.083%) MiFID
6 6 (0.071%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.071%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.059%) HL7
7 5 (0.059%) DICOM
7 5 (0.059%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.036%) WCAG
9 1 (0.012%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (0.81%) Docker
2 28 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.25%) HDFS
4 12 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.13%) Firmware
5 11 (0.13%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.048%) Platform Symphony
7 4 (0.048%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.048%) Varnish
8 3 (0.036%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.036%) Squid
8 3 (0.036%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.012%) LXC
9 1 (0.012%) KVM
9 1 (0.012%) vCloud
9 1 (0.012%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.012%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 144 (1.71%) Puppet
2 99 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (0.48%) Ansible
4 32 (0.38%) Nagios
5 27 (0.32%) Vagrant
6 21 (0.25%) logstash
6 21 (0.25%) Salt
7 20 (0.24%) Kibana
7 20 (0.24%) StatsD
8 14 (0.17%) Mesos
9 11 (0.13%) Kubernetes
10 10 (0.12%) Capistrano
11 9 (0.11%) Oozie
12 8 (0.095%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.059%) TeamSite
13 5 (0.059%) Graphite
14 4 (0.048%) Apache Shiro
15 2 (0.024%) Nessus
16 1 (0.012%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 1 (0.012%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1776 (21.12%) Oracle
2 196 (2.33%) IBM
3 180 (2.14%) hybris
4 163 (1.94%) Sybase
5 152 (1.81%) TIBCO
6 129 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 122 (1.45%) Microsoft
8 114 (1.36%) Google
9 96 (1.14%) Adobe
10 75 (0.89%) SAP
11 72 (0.86%) Sun
12 62 (0.74%) ATG
13 55 (0.65%) Atlassian
14 49 (0.58%) Demandware
15 46 (0.55%) Endeca
16 39 (0.46%) New Relic
17 38 (0.45%) Terracotta
17 38 (0.45%) Splunk
18 33 (0.39%) VMware
19 28 (0.33%) Intershop
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Stock Options and Benefi
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £35-45k DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-42k DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago