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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 707 567 746
Rank change year-on-year
-140 +179
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 165 300 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 161 253 127
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
(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 -94 103 £55,000 -8.33% 8
East of England -22 22 £40,000 - 1
South East -45 22 £50,000 - 1
South West -42 9 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands -1 5 £22,500 -41.93%
North West -24 3 £37,500 -3.22% 1
North East -8 1 £42,000 -
West Midlands -18 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Yorkshire -35 1 £37,000 -7.50%
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 450 (100.00%) Java
2 218 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (38.89%) Spring
4 153 (34.00%) SQL
5 141 (31.33%) Oracle
5 141 (31.33%) Finance
6 135 (30.00%) J2EE
7 133 (29.56%) TDD
8 127 (28.22%) Software Engineering
9 124 (27.56%) Linux
10 114 (25.33%) Web Services
11 104 (23.11%) HTML
12 103 (22.89%) Hibernate
13 96 (21.33%) JavaScript
13 96 (21.33%) XML
14 88 (19.56%) UNIX
15 79 (17.56%) E-Commerce
16 77 (17.11%) Multithreading
17 73 (16.22%) Tomcat
18 72 (16.00%) Degree
19 67 (14.89%) MySQL
20 63 (14.00%) BDD
21 61 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
22 60 (13.33%) CSS
22 60 (13.33%) OO
23 58 (12.89%) Scrum
24 54 (12.00%) Banking
24 54 (12.00%) Eclipse
24 54 (12.00%) jQuery
25 52 (11.56%) JBoss

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 73 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 22 (4.89%) Apache
3 20 (4.44%) MQSeries
4 17 (3.78%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.78%) Node.js
5 14 (3.11%) Jetty
6 13 (2.89%) Confluence
7 12 (2.67%) Mule
8 11 (2.44%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.78%) CMS
9 8 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.11%) WordPress
11 4 (0.89%) Liferay
12 3 (0.67%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.44%) IIS
13 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.44%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.22%) JCAPS
Applications
1 6 (1.33%) 3ds Max
2 4 (0.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.89%) SaaS
2 3 (0.67%) PaaS
3 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.44%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.11%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.44%) HTTP
3 8 (1.78%) SSH
4 6 (1.33%) Internet
5 5 (1.11%) RTP
6 3 (0.67%) SMTP
7 2 (0.44%) AMQP
8 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.22%) ATM
8 1 (0.22%) SNMP
8 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.89%) MySQL
2 41 (9.11%) Relational Database
3 40 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 22 (4.89%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.22%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.33%) Big Data
7 13 (2.89%) Redis
8 11 (2.44%) DB2
8 11 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.22%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.56%) Informix
12 5 (1.11%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.89%) Jackrabbit
13 4 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.44%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 54 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 48 (10.67%) Ant
3 46 (10.22%) Maven
4 41 (9.11%) JUnit
5 35 (7.78%) JIRA
6 32 (7.11%) Jenkins
7 24 (5.33%) Git (software)
8 19 (4.22%) Subversion
9 13 (2.89%) IntelliJ
9 13 (2.89%) FishEye
9 13 (2.89%) SoapUI
9 13 (2.89%) VisualVM
10 12 (2.67%) Selenium
11 5 (1.11%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.11%) JBehave
11 5 (1.11%) Robotium
12 4 (0.89%) Gradle
13 3 (0.67%) Apache Ivy
13 3 (0.67%) Hudson
13 3 (0.67%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 141 (31.33%) Finance
2 54 (12.00%) Banking
3 47 (10.44%) Investment Banking
4 44 (9.78%) Retail
5 21 (4.67%) Front Office
6 15 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.33%) Publishing
7 10 (2.22%) Games
8 8 (1.78%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.56%) Back Office
10 4 (0.89%) Law
11 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.67%) Automotive
12 2 (0.44%) Advertising
12 2 (0.44%) Marketing
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (38.89%) Spring
2 135 (30.00%) J2EE
3 114 (25.33%) Web Services
4 104 (23.11%) HTML
5 103 (22.89%) Hibernate
6 96 (21.33%) XML
7 60 (13.33%) CSS
8 54 (12.00%) jQuery
9 50 (11.11%) Java EE
10 45 (10.00%) JSP
10 45 (10.00%) SOAP
11 34 (7.56%) Middleware
12 31 (6.89%) Ajax
13 30 (6.67%) HTML5
14 29 (6.44%) JDBC
15 24 (5.33%) Servlets
15 24 (5.33%) EJB
15 24 (5.33%) Struts
16 23 (5.11%) JMS
16 23 (5.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 31 (6.89%) Mathematics
3 29 (6.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (5.11%) Derivative
4 23 (5.11%) Open Source
5 22 (4.89%) Fixed Income
6 20 (4.44%) Equities
7 18 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 15 (3.33%) Contract for Difference
10 14 (3.11%) Client/Server
11 12 (2.67%) 3D Graphics
12 8 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
13 7 (1.56%) Credit Risk
13 7 (1.56%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.56%) Social Media
13 7 (1.56%) Credit Derivative
14 6 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
14 6 (1.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 124 (27.56%) Linux
2 88 (19.56%) UNIX
3 37 (8.22%) Windows
4 17 (3.78%) Android
5 13 (2.89%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.89%) Solaris
8 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.44%) AIX
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (29.56%) TDD
3 127 (28.22%) Software Engineering
4 79 (17.56%) E-Commerce
5 77 (17.11%) Multithreading
6 63 (14.00%) BDD
7 61 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (13.33%) OO
9 58 (12.89%) Scrum
10 48 (10.67%) SOA
11 47 (10.44%) Pair Programming
12 38 (8.44%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.67%) MVC
14 28 (6.22%) Waterfall
15 17 (3.78%) Web Development
16 15 (3.33%) Project Management
17 14 (3.11%) OOP
18 13 (2.89%) Risk Management
18 13 (2.89%) Low Latency
18 13 (2.89%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 450 (100.00%) Java
2 153 (34.00%) SQL
3 96 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 49 (10.89%) C++
5 44 (9.78%) C#
6 43 (9.56%) C
7 37 (8.22%) PL/SQL
8 30 (6.67%) Python
9 27 (6.00%) Scala
10 24 (5.33%) Bash Shell
11 15 (3.33%) Ruby
12 13 (2.89%) PHP
13 12 (2.67%) Perl
14 10 (2.22%) Clojure
15 7 (1.56%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.56%) VBA
15 7 (1.56%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.33%) MAXScript
16 6 (1.33%) GLSL
17 2 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (16.00%) Degree
2 13 (2.89%) Sun Certification
3 9 (2.00%) PhD
4 4 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.22%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.22%) QA
2 7 (1.56%) EMIR
2 7 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 141 (31.33%) Oracle
2 52 (11.56%) JBoss
3 26 (5.78%) hybris
4 19 (4.22%) TIBCO
5 16 (3.56%) Perforce
6 15 (3.33%) Murex
6 15 (3.33%) Calypso
7 14 (3.11%) Atlassian
8 11 (2.44%) Google
9 7 (1.56%) Sun
10 5 (1.11%) Facebook
10 5 (1.11%) Sybase
11 3 (0.67%) IBM
11 3 (0.67%) Talend
12 1 (0.22%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.22%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.22%) VMware
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.22%) ATG
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