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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 721 629 648
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 162 279 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 133 254 196
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,900 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £27,000 £26,988
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 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 24 April 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 24 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
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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 -41 85 £57,500 -4.16% 4
East of England +19 32 £43,750 +8.02% 3
South East -13 14 £22,500 -55.00% 3
Yorkshire -6 12 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -28 12 £53,750 +7.50% 1
North West - 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands -29 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 323 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (35.60%) J2EE
4 112 (34.67%) Spring
5 111 (34.37%) SQL
6 83 (25.70%) Finance
7 81 (25.08%) JavaScript
8 66 (20.43%) Software Engineering
9 63 (19.50%) Hibernate
10 60 (18.58%) TDD
11 58 (17.96%) Web Services
12 57 (17.65%) HTML
13 55 (17.03%) Oracle
14 53 (16.41%) Linux
15 50 (15.48%) MySQL
15 50 (15.48%) MVC
16 49 (15.17%) Scrum
16 49 (15.17%) J2SE
17 47 (14.55%) XML
17 47 (14.55%) Multithreading
18 43 (13.31%) Tomcat
19 42 (13.00%) E-Commerce
19 42 (13.00%) Degree
20 41 (12.69%) Web Development
21 40 (12.38%) Relational Database
22 39 (12.07%) UNIX
23 38 (11.76%) Front Office
24 37 (11.46%) RDBMS
25 34 (10.53%) CSS
26 33 (10.22%) OOP

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (13.31%) Tomcat
2 32 (9.91%) Apache
3 26 (8.05%) Node.js
4 15 (4.64%) JBoss
5 10 (3.10%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.93%) CMS
8 3 (0.93%) Mule
8 3 (0.93%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.62%) Liferay
9 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.62%) Jetty
10 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.31%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.81%) SaaS
2 14 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.86%) Heroku
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.95%) Internet
2 11 (3.41%) HTTP
3 8 (2.48%) SMTP
4 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.62%) SSL
6 1 (0.31%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.48%) MySQL
2 40 (12.38%) Relational Database
3 37 (11.46%) RDBMS
4 20 (6.19%) SQL Server
5 19 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.33%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.48%) Jackrabbit
8 7 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.86%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.24%) OLAP
10 4 (1.24%) Big Data
11 3 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.62%) Informix
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.62%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.31%) NewSQL
13 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (9.29%) Eclipse
2 29 (8.98%) Maven
3 27 (8.36%) JUnit
4 22 (6.81%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.95%) Subversion
6 14 (4.33%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.48%) Log4j
8 6 (1.86%) JIRA
9 5 (1.55%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.55%) Eclipse RCP
10 4 (1.24%) TestNG
11 3 (0.93%) Android Studio
11 3 (0.93%) Gradle
11 3 (0.93%) Hudson
11 3 (0.93%) Redmine
11 3 (0.93%) Xcode
11 3 (0.93%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.93%) Ant
12 2 (0.62%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.31%) PowerBuilder
General
1 83 (25.70%) Finance
2 38 (11.76%) Front Office
3 30 (9.29%) Banking
3 30 (9.29%) Retail
4 25 (7.74%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.88%) Publishing
6 13 (4.02%) Games
6 13 (4.02%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.41%) Automotive
8 6 (1.86%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.86%) Back Office
9 5 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (35.60%) J2EE
2 112 (34.67%) Spring
3 63 (19.50%) Hibernate
4 58 (17.96%) Web Services
5 57 (17.65%) HTML
6 49 (15.17%) J2SE
7 47 (14.55%) XML
8 34 (10.53%) CSS
9 28 (8.67%) JSP
10 24 (7.43%) JPA
11 23 (7.12%) JSON
12 22 (6.81%) RabbitMQ
12 22 (6.81%) REST
13 21 (6.50%) Ajax
14 20 (6.19%) Spring MVC
15 18 (5.57%) Servlets
16 17 (5.26%) Struts
16 17 (5.26%) HTML5
17 16 (4.95%) RESTful
18 15 (4.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.22%) Equities
2 28 (8.67%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (3.72%) Derivative
6 11 (3.41%) Fixed Income
6 11 (3.41%) User Experience
7 10 (3.10%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.79%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.48%) Social Media
10 7 (2.17%) Open Source
11 6 (1.86%) Economics
12 5 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.55%) Spread Betting
12 5 (1.55%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.24%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.24%) iSeries
13 4 (1.24%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.41%) Linux
2 39 (12.07%) UNIX
3 21 (6.50%) Android
3 21 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.10%) Windows
6 3 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (20.43%) Software Engineering
3 60 (18.58%) TDD
4 50 (15.48%) MVC
5 49 (15.17%) Scrum
6 47 (14.55%) Multithreading
7 42 (13.00%) E-Commerce
8 41 (12.69%) Web Development
9 33 (10.22%) OOP
10 26 (8.05%) OO
11 25 (7.74%) Pair Programming
12 23 (7.12%) BDD
13 22 (6.81%) Electronic Trading
14 21 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 20 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (5.88%) Android Development
16 19 (5.88%) Risk Management
17 15 (4.64%) UML
18 14 (4.33%) Unit Testing
18 14 (4.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 323 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (34.37%) SQL
3 81 (25.08%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.43%) C++
5 17 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 17 (5.26%) C#
6 14 (4.33%) Scala
7 9 (2.79%) Haskell
7 9 (2.79%) C
7 9 (2.79%) Python
8 8 (2.48%) ECMAScript
9 6 (1.86%) Ruby
10 5 (1.55%) PHP
11 4 (1.24%) RPG
11 4 (1.24%) VBA
12 3 (0.93%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.93%) Clojure
12 3 (0.93%) Groovy
12 3 (0.93%) Go
12 3 (0.93%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 42 (13.00%) Degree
2 7 (2.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.24%) EMIR
1 4 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (0.93%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 55 (17.03%) Oracle
2 21 (6.50%) Red Hat
3 9 (2.79%) Google
4 8 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.48%) Adobe
5 5 (1.55%) Sybase
5 5 (1.55%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.55%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.24%) IBM
7 2 (0.62%) Informatica
7 2 (0.62%) ATG
7 2 (0.62%) Perforce
7 2 (0.62%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.62%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.62%) hybris
8 1 (0.31%) Sencha
8 1 (0.31%) Facebook
8 1 (0.31%) Wall Street Systems
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