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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 65 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4138 4862 4259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.00% 4.36% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 4.61% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3689 4285 3808
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 0 2188 £57,500 -4.16% 252
South East +12 808 £47,500 +5.55% 75
East of England +18 325 £45,000 +5.88% 32
South West -7 294 £40,000 - 34
Yorkshire -55 176 £42,500 +6.25% 27
North West -38 158 £42,500 +6.25% 49
West Midlands -18 112 £45,000 +12.50% 13
East Midlands +34 83 £42,500 +21.42% 15
North East -34 24 £39,000 -12.35% 9
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8019 (99.99%) Java
2 4174 (52.04%) Spring
3 3843 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 2645 (32.98%) SQL
5 2485 (30.99%) JavaScript
6 2464 (30.72%) Hibernate
7 2425 (30.24%) J2EE
8 2210 (27.56%) TDD
9 1991 (24.83%) HTML
10 1819 (22.68%) Web Services
11 1692 (21.10%) Finance
12 1682 (20.97%) XML
13 1629 (20.31%) Oracle
14 1570 (19.58%) CSS
15 1545 (19.26%) Degree
16 1536 (19.15%) Linux
17 1375 (17.14%) OO
18 1348 (16.81%) Maven
19 1254 (15.64%) Multithreading
20 1239 (15.45%) Scrum
21 1235 (15.40%) Tomcat
22 1227 (15.30%) Software Engineering
23 1141 (14.23%) JUnit
24 1131 (14.10%) MVC
25 1096 (13.67%) MySQL
26 956 (11.92%) UNIX
27 955 (11.91%) E-Commerce
28 935 (11.66%) Git (software)
29 911 (11.36%) jQuery
30 898 (11.20%) SOAP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 1235 (15.40%) Tomcat
2 743 (9.26%) JBoss
3 655 (8.17%) Apache
4 414 (5.16%) WebSphere
5 395 (4.93%) WebLogic
6 286 (3.57%) Apache Solr
7 220 (2.74%) Node.js
8 192 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
9 136 (1.70%) CMS
10 128 (1.60%) GlassFish
11 94 (1.17%) Jetty
12 82 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 81 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
14 71 (0.89%) Mule
15 64 (0.80%) MQSeries
16 60 (0.75%) Confluence
17 59 (0.74%) Apache Spark
18 51 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
19 48 (0.60%) ColdFusion
20 41 (0.51%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 85 (1.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.11%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.075%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.075%) Mathematica
4 4 (0.050%) MS Office
5 3 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.025%) Mingle
7 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.012%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 24 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
3 13 (0.16%) Magento
4 9 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.100%) ION MarketView
5 8 (0.100%) TIBCO iProcess
6 7 (0.087%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.075%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.075%) RMDS
8 5 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.050%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.037%) Workday HCM
11 2 (0.025%) BusinessWare
11 2 (0.025%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.025%) Loan IQ
11 2 (0.025%) Bond Adapt
12 1 (0.012%) AWD
12 1 (0.012%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.012%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 331 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 213 (2.66%) SaaS
3 60 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 52 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (0.46%) GitHub
6 34 (0.42%) PaaS
7 23 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (0.24%) Force.com
9 15 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (0.16%) IaaS
11 10 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
12 7 (0.087%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.087%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (0.075%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.075%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.062%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.062%) Boomi
14 5 (0.062%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (0.050%) Sumo Logic
15 4 (0.050%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 312 (3.89%) HTTP
2 188 (2.34%) Internet
3 78 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 40 (0.50%) LDAP
5 35 (0.44%) Broadband
6 34 (0.42%) AMQP
7 24 (0.30%) Multicast
8 22 (0.27%) SSL
9 19 (0.24%) IPv4
10 18 (0.22%) DNS
11 15 (0.19%) FTP
12 12 (0.15%) SNMP
12 12 (0.15%) Intranet
12 12 (0.15%) Firewall
12 12 (0.15%) SSH
13 11 (0.14%) SAN
13 11 (0.14%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.075%) SS7
14 6 (0.075%) INAP
14 6 (0.075%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1096 (13.67%) MySQL
2 727 (9.06%) NoSQL
3 700 (8.73%) SQL Server
4 630 (7.86%) Relational Database
5 531 (6.62%) Big Data
6 486 (6.06%) MongoDB
7 413 (5.15%) RDBMS
8 390 (4.86%) Hadoop
9 280 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
10 232 (2.89%) Oracle Database
11 201 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 112 (1.40%) DB2
13 101 (1.26%) Redis
14 89 (1.11%) Apache Hive
15 69 (0.86%) HBase
16 59 (0.74%) Hazelcast
17 58 (0.72%) Couchbase
18 50 (0.62%) MarkLogic
19 47 (0.59%) Neo4j
20 38 (0.47%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1348 (16.81%) Maven
2 1141 (14.23%) JUnit
3 935 (11.66%) Git (software)
4 885 (11.03%) Eclipse
5 772 (9.63%) Subversion
6 568 (7.08%) Jenkins
7 555 (6.92%) Ant
8 297 (3.70%) JIRA
9 262 (3.27%) Selenium
10 220 (2.74%) Mockito
11 175 (2.18%) Cucumber
12 141 (1.76%) Hudson
13 123 (1.53%) TestNG
14 104 (1.30%) IntelliJ
15 97 (1.21%) Gradle
16 86 (1.07%) jMock
16 86 (1.07%) SoapUI
17 75 (0.94%) JBehave
18 72 (0.90%) Mercurial
18 72 (0.90%) NetBeans
General
1 1692 (21.10%) Finance
2 706 (8.80%) Banking
3 543 (6.77%) Front Office
4 395 (4.93%) Retail
5 343 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 286 (3.57%) Investment Banking
7 272 (3.39%) Games
8 148 (1.85%) Marketing
9 136 (1.70%) Advertising
10 129 (1.61%) Back Office
11 105 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 78 (0.97%) Online Betting
13 73 (0.91%) Publishing
14 61 (0.76%) Automotive
15 55 (0.69%) Law
16 47 (0.59%) Manufacturing
17 37 (0.46%) Legal
18 30 (0.37%) Electronics
19 28 (0.35%) Aerospace
20 24 (0.30%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4174 (52.04%) Spring
2 2464 (30.72%) Hibernate
3 2425 (30.24%) J2EE
4 1991 (24.83%) HTML
5 1819 (22.68%) Web Services
6 1682 (20.97%) XML
7 1570 (19.58%) CSS
8 911 (11.36%) jQuery
9 898 (11.20%) JSP
9 898 (11.20%) SOAP
10 882 (11.00%) Java EE
11 820 (10.22%) REST
12 729 (9.09%) Spring MVC
13 671 (8.37%) RESTful
14 652 (8.13%) Struts
15 644 (8.03%) JSON
16 613 (7.64%) JMS
17 584 (7.28%) Ajax
18 525 (6.55%) JDBC
19 482 (6.01%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 866 (10.80%) Computer Science
2 573 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 555 (6.92%) Open Source
4 322 (4.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 246 (3.07%) Derivative
6 245 (3.05%) Equities
7 226 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 224 (2.79%) Mathematics
9 208 (2.59%) Algorithms
10 193 (2.41%) Fixed Income
11 183 (2.28%) Client/Server
12 174 (2.17%) Data Structures
13 161 (2.01%) Mobile App
14 102 (1.27%) User Experience
15 86 (1.07%) Grid Computing
16 85 (1.06%) Online Games
17 84 (1.05%) N-Tier
18 81 (1.01%) Hedge funds
19 69 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
20 66 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1536 (19.15%) Linux
2 956 (11.92%) UNIX
3 374 (4.66%) Windows
4 262 (3.27%) Android
5 168 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 87 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (0.57%) Solaris
8 44 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 39 (0.49%) CentOS
10 27 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 25 (0.31%) AIX
12 17 (0.21%) HPUX
13 15 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
14 13 (0.16%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.14%) openSUSE
16 8 (0.100%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.100%) Windows Server 2008
17 7 (0.087%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.087%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3843 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 2210 (27.56%) TDD
3 1375 (17.14%) OO
4 1254 (15.64%) Multithreading
5 1239 (15.45%) Scrum
6 1227 (15.30%) Software Engineering
7 1131 (14.10%) MVC
8 955 (11.91%) E-Commerce
9 866 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
10 625 (7.79%) BDD
11 571 (7.12%) Unit Testing
12 412 (5.14%) Web Development
13 406 (5.06%) Low Latency
14 382 (4.76%) OOD
15 379 (4.73%) SOA
16 368 (4.59%) UML
17 356 (4.44%) Mentoring
18 319 (3.98%) OOP
19 292 (3.64%) Pair Programming
20 235 (2.93%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 8019 (99.99%) Java
2 2645 (32.98%) SQL
3 2485 (30.99%) JavaScript
4 598 (7.46%) Scala
5 438 (5.46%) C++
6 429 (5.35%) Python
7 398 (4.96%) C#
8 380 (4.74%) PL/SQL
9 280 (3.49%) Groovy
10 215 (2.68%) Ruby
11 204 (2.54%) PHP
12 188 (2.34%) Perl
13 162 (2.02%) C
14 137 (1.71%) Bash Shell
15 113 (1.41%) XPath
16 111 (1.38%) Shell Script
17 74 (0.92%) XQuery
18 66 (0.82%) Clojure
19 63 (0.79%) T-SQL
20 43 (0.54%) Go
Qualifications
1 1545 (19.26%) Degree
2 155 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 96 (1.20%) Sun Certification
4 80 (1.00%) PhD
4 80 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 50 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 36 (0.45%) OCPJP
7 28 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
8 12 (0.15%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.11%) OCMJD
10 7 (0.087%) Postgraduate
10 7 (0.087%) ISEB
11 3 (0.037%) Brainbench
11 3 (0.037%) OCPJWCD
12 2 (0.025%) OCAJ
12 2 (0.025%) OCP
12 2 (0.025%) OCA
13 1 (0.012%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.012%) IBM Certification
13 1 (0.012%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (2.63%) QA
2 27 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 23 (0.29%) SLA
4 19 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.16%) ISO 8583
6 9 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.100%) EMIR
8 7 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.062%) DICOM
10 1 (0.012%) Basel III
10 1 (0.012%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.012%) WCAG
10 1 (0.012%) MiFID
System Software
1 48 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (0.56%) Docker
3 17 (0.21%) VirtualBox
4 16 (0.20%) HDFS
5 9 (0.11%) Varnish
5 9 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.100%) Firmware
7 7 (0.087%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.075%) Active Directory
9 4 (0.050%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.037%) Platform Symphony
11 2 (0.025%) Squid
12 1 (0.012%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.012%) vSphere
12 1 (0.012%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 123 (1.53%) Puppet
2 90 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.32%) Vagrant
4 24 (0.30%) logstash
5 22 (0.27%) StatsD
5 22 (0.27%) Kibana
6 19 (0.24%) Ansible
7 17 (0.21%) Salt
8 11 (0.14%) Nagios
9 10 (0.12%) Oozie
10 7 (0.087%) Capistrano
11 6 (0.075%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.050%) Mesos
12 4 (0.050%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.050%) yum
12 4 (0.050%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.025%) Nessus
13 2 (0.025%) Graphite
14 1 (0.012%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1629 (20.31%) Oracle
2 219 (2.73%) hybris
3 203 (2.53%) Sybase
4 193 (2.41%) IBM
5 187 (2.33%) TIBCO
6 156 (1.95%) Microsoft
7 113 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 113 (1.41%) Google
8 102 (1.27%) Endeca
9 101 (1.26%) ATG
10 71 (0.89%) Sun
11 64 (0.80%) Adobe
12 63 (0.79%) Demandware
13 58 (0.72%) SAP
14 57 (0.71%) VMware
15 48 (0.60%) Intershop
16 45 (0.56%) Terracotta
17 32 (0.40%) Atlassian
18 28 (0.35%) Informatica
19 26 (0.32%) New Relic
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