The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer 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 Programmer
Rank 687 648 570
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 194 254 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 188 250 265
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +10.42%
Java Programmer
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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the England region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in England

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Java Programmer
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 Programmer 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 -9 116 £60,000 +6.66% 12
South East -20 28 £55,000 +18.91%
East of England +8 23 £36,000 -10.00% 2
North West +5 11 £36,500 -2.66% 2
South West -24 6 £50,000 +14.28%
East Midlands - 5 £27,500 -
Yorkshire -3 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 355 (100.00%) Java
2 149 (41.97%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (39.15%) Spring
4 118 (33.24%) J2EE
5 116 (32.68%) SQL
6 98 (27.61%) Hibernate
7 96 (27.04%) JavaScript
8 87 (24.51%) Software Engineering
9 83 (23.38%) Tomcat
10 81 (22.82%) Web Services
11 80 (22.54%) XML
11 80 (22.54%) HTML
12 78 (21.97%) Oracle
13 75 (21.13%) TDD
14 67 (18.87%) Scrum
15 66 (18.59%) Degree
15 66 (18.59%) Finance
16 63 (17.75%) Linux
17 58 (16.34%) OO
18 57 (16.06%) UNIX
19 54 (15.21%) Computer Science
20 53 (14.93%) Relational Database
21 50 (14.08%) Banking
21 50 (14.08%) CSS
22 48 (13.52%) MVC
22 48 (13.52%) SDLC
23 47 (13.24%) SQL Server
24 46 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
24 46 (12.96%) JPA
25 44 (12.39%) Multithreading

Java Programmer
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 Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 83 (23.38%) Tomcat
2 39 (10.99%) Apache
3 32 (9.01%) JBoss
4 21 (5.92%) Node.js
5 13 (3.66%) Apache Solr
6 10 (2.82%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.25%) Confluence
8 7 (1.97%) Resin
9 6 (1.69%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.85%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.85%) Mule
12 2 (0.56%) Liferay
12 2 (0.56%) Jetty
12 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (3.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.25%) SaaS
3 4 (1.13%) PaaS
3 4 (1.13%) IaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.42%) Internet
2 25 (7.04%) ATM
3 8 (2.25%) Broadband
3 8 (2.25%) LDAP
4 5 (1.41%) SMTP
4 5 (1.41%) HTTP
5 3 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.93%) Relational Database
2 47 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 43 (12.11%) MySQL
4 25 (7.04%) DB2
5 21 (5.92%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.38%) NoSQL
7 11 (3.10%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.82%) Big Data
9 9 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.25%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.41%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (0.85%) OLAP
13 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.56%) Informix
13 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.56%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.28%) NewSQL
14 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.28%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (10.99%) JUnit
2 29 (8.17%) Eclipse
3 26 (7.32%) Subversion
4 25 (7.04%) Maven
5 20 (5.63%) Git (software)
6 15 (4.23%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.66%) JIRA
8 12 (3.38%) Ant
8 12 (3.38%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.69%) CruiseControl
11 5 (1.41%) Log4j
11 5 (1.41%) Mockito
11 5 (1.41%) Selenium
12 4 (1.13%) Eclipse RCP
12 4 (1.13%) EasyMock
13 3 (0.85%) Gradle
13 3 (0.85%) Android Studio
13 3 (0.85%) Hudson
13 3 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 66 (18.59%) Finance
2 50 (14.08%) Banking
3 33 (9.30%) Front Office
4 27 (7.61%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.66%) Publishing
6 12 (3.38%) Games
6 12 (3.38%) Automotive
7 11 (3.10%) Investment Banking
8 10 (2.82%) Retail
9 8 (2.25%) Multimedia
9 8 (2.25%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.41%) Marketing
11 4 (1.13%) Advertising
11 4 (1.13%) Back Office
12 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.85%) Legal
13 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (39.15%) Spring
2 118 (33.24%) J2EE
3 98 (27.61%) Hibernate
4 81 (22.82%) Web Services
5 80 (22.54%) XML
5 80 (22.54%) HTML
6 50 (14.08%) CSS
7 46 (12.96%) JPA
8 42 (11.83%) JSP
9 37 (10.42%) jQuery
10 32 (9.01%) REST
11 30 (8.45%) RESTful
12 26 (7.32%) Struts
12 26 (7.32%) J2SE
13 24 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (6.20%) XSLT
15 21 (5.92%) Java EE
15 21 (5.92%) JSON
16 20 (5.63%) HTML5
16 20 (5.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.21%) Computer Science
2 46 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (7.04%) EFT
5 15 (4.23%) Client/Server
6 14 (3.94%) Derivative
7 12 (3.38%) Equities
8 11 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.25%) Credit Risk
9 8 (2.25%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.25%) Economics
10 6 (1.69%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.69%) Online Games
10 6 (1.69%) User Experience
10 6 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.41%) iSeries
12 4 (1.13%) Market Risk
12 4 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.13%) Streaming Media
12 4 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 63 (17.75%) Linux
2 57 (16.06%) UNIX
3 22 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (4.79%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.79%) Android
5 7 (1.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (41.97%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (24.51%) Software Engineering
3 75 (21.13%) TDD
4 67 (18.87%) Scrum
5 58 (16.34%) OO
6 48 (13.52%) MVC
6 48 (13.52%) SDLC
7 44 (12.39%) Multithreading
8 36 (10.14%) E-Commerce
9 31 (8.73%) UML
9 31 (8.73%) Web Development
9 31 (8.73%) Mentoring
10 29 (8.17%) OOP
11 26 (7.32%) Refactoring
11 26 (7.32%) BDD
12 22 (6.20%) Kanban
13 17 (4.79%) Unit Testing
13 17 (4.79%) Asset Management
13 17 (4.79%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (4.51%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 355 (100.00%) Java
2 116 (32.68%) SQL
3 96 (27.04%) JavaScript
4 30 (8.45%) PL/SQL
5 27 (7.61%) C#
5 27 (7.61%) C++
6 16 (4.51%) Python
7 12 (3.38%) Ruby
8 11 (3.10%) Groovy
9 7 (1.97%) Scala
9 7 (1.97%) C
10 6 (1.69%) PHP
11 5 (1.41%) RPG
11 5 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.41%) ECMAScript
12 4 (1.13%) XQuery
12 4 (1.13%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.13%) VBA
13 3 (0.85%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.85%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 66 (18.59%) Degree
2 7 (1.97%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.23%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.85%) EMIR
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.82%) Nagios
2 1 (0.28%) StatsD
2 1 (0.28%) logstash
2 1 (0.28%) Kibana
2 1 (0.28%) MOM
Vendors
1 78 (21.97%) Oracle
2 22 (6.20%) Red Hat
3 10 (2.82%) Splunk
4 9 (2.54%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.97%) Google
5 7 (1.97%) IBM
6 5 (1.41%) Adobe
6 5 (1.41%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.85%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.56%) ILOG
8 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.56%) Perforce
9 1 (0.28%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.28%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.28%) ATG
9 1 (0.28%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.28%) hybris
9 1 (0.28%) Sencha
9 1 (0.28%) Sybase
9 1 (0.28%) Facebook
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