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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 703 602 664
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 163 292 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 134 261 171
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.98%
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
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -87 92 £55,000 -12.00% 7
East of England +8 19 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Yorkshire -5 17 £50,000 +25.00%
South East -11 15 £28,750 -41.91% 2
South West -24 13 £55,000 +10.00%
North West - 5 £42,500 -
West Midlands -31 2 £41,750 -1.76%
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 320 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (35.63%) Spring
4 113 (35.31%) J2EE
5 98 (30.63%) SQL
6 78 (24.38%) JavaScript
6 78 (24.38%) Finance
7 66 (20.63%) TDD
8 65 (20.31%) Hibernate
9 60 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 57 (17.81%) Oracle
11 56 (17.50%) Web Services
12 54 (16.88%) HTML
13 53 (16.56%) MySQL
14 52 (16.25%) Linux
15 49 (15.31%) J2SE
15 49 (15.31%) E-Commerce
16 48 (15.00%) MVC
17 47 (14.69%) Scrum
18 45 (14.06%) XML
19 42 (13.13%) Multithreading
20 41 (12.81%) Tomcat
21 39 (12.19%) Degree
21 39 (12.19%) Web Development
21 39 (12.19%) Relational Database
22 38 (11.88%) Front Office
23 36 (11.25%) RDBMS
24 34 (10.63%) Apache
24 34 (10.63%) OOP
24 34 (10.63%) CSS

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (12.81%) Tomcat
2 34 (10.63%) Apache
3 22 (6.88%) Node.js
4 16 (5.00%) JBoss
5 10 (3.13%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.50%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (1.56%) Mule
8 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.94%) CMS
10 2 (0.63%) Liferay
10 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.63%) Jetty
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.31%) WildFly
11 1 (0.31%) Confluence
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (1.25%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.88%) SaaS
2 10 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.88%) Heroku
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.00%) Internet
2 10 (3.13%) HTTP
3 8 (2.50%) SMTP
4 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) SSL
5 1 (0.31%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.56%) MySQL
2 39 (12.19%) Relational Database
3 36 (11.25%) RDBMS
4 24 (7.50%) SQL Server
5 19 (5.94%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.06%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.50%) Jackrabbit
8 7 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.25%) OLAP
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.94%) Big Data
11 2 (0.63%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.63%) Informix
12 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 33 (10.31%) Maven
2 28 (8.75%) Eclipse
2 28 (8.75%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.81%) JUnit
4 18 (5.63%) Subversion
5 17 (5.31%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.50%) JIRA
6 8 (2.50%) Log4j
7 5 (1.56%) Ant
7 5 (1.56%) TestNG
8 3 (0.94%) Xcode
8 3 (0.94%) NetBeans
8 3 (0.94%) Android Studio
8 3 (0.94%) Gradle
8 3 (0.94%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.94%) Redmine
8 3 (0.94%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (0.63%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (24.38%) Finance
2 38 (11.88%) Front Office
3 31 (9.69%) Retail
4 26 (8.13%) Telecoms
5 24 (7.50%) Banking
6 19 (5.94%) Publishing
7 12 (3.75%) Investment Banking
8 11 (3.44%) Games
9 5 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.56%) Automotive
10 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (35.63%) Spring
2 113 (35.31%) J2EE
3 65 (20.31%) Hibernate
4 56 (17.50%) Web Services
5 54 (16.88%) HTML
6 49 (15.31%) J2SE
7 45 (14.06%) XML
8 34 (10.63%) CSS
9 32 (10.00%) JSP
10 26 (8.13%) JSON
11 24 (7.50%) Ajax
11 24 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
11 24 (7.50%) REST
12 22 (6.88%) Spring MVC
13 21 (6.56%) Servlets
14 20 (6.25%) JPA
15 19 (5.94%) Struts
16 17 (5.31%) SOAP
16 17 (5.31%) HTML5
17 16 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.69%) Equities
2 24 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (3.13%) Fixed Income
4 10 (3.13%) User Experience
5 8 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.50%) Open Source
5 8 (2.50%) Social Media
5 8 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.19%) Derivative
7 6 (1.88%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.56%) Spread Betting
9 4 (1.25%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.25%) iSeries
10 3 (0.94%) Online Games
10 3 (0.94%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.94%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.25%) Linux
2 33 (10.31%) UNIX
3 23 (7.19%) Android
3 23 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (3.44%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.13%) Windows
6 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (20.63%) TDD
3 60 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 49 (15.31%) E-Commerce
5 48 (15.00%) MVC
6 47 (14.69%) Scrum
7 42 (13.13%) Multithreading
8 39 (12.19%) Web Development
9 34 (10.63%) OOP
10 26 (8.13%) Pair Programming
11 24 (7.50%) OO
11 24 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (6.88%) BDD
13 21 (6.56%) Electronic Trading
13 21 (6.56%) Mentoring
14 19 (5.94%) Android Development
15 18 (5.63%) Risk Management
16 15 (4.69%) Unit Testing
17 14 (4.38%) Low Latency
17 14 (4.38%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 320 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (30.63%) SQL
3 78 (24.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.56%) C++
5 15 (4.69%) C#
6 14 (4.38%) PL/SQL
7 13 (4.06%) Scala
8 12 (3.75%) Python
9 8 (2.50%) ECMAScript
9 8 (2.50%) Haskell
10 7 (2.19%) C
11 6 (1.88%) Ruby
12 5 (1.56%) PHP
13 4 (1.25%) RPG
13 4 (1.25%) MAXScript
13 4 (1.25%) GLSL
14 3 (0.94%) Golang
14 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.63%) VBA
15 2 (0.63%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 39 (12.19%) Degree
2 8 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.63%) EMIR
1 2 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.31%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (17.81%) Oracle
2 23 (7.19%) Red Hat
3 9 (2.81%) Google
4 8 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.50%) Adobe
5 7 (2.19%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.88%) Sybase
6 6 (1.88%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.25%) hybris
7 4 (1.25%) IBM
8 2 (0.63%) Informatica
8 2 (0.63%) ATG
8 2 (0.63%) Perforce
8 2 (0.63%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.31%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.31%) Sencha
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