The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 707 646 667
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 162 183 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 139 157 185
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in England

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in England

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -49 74 £50,000 +2.04% 3
South East +5 29 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Yorkshire -36 15 £45,000 +38.46% 2
East of England -22 13 £45,000 +8.43% 2
South West -20 10 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Midlands -7 9 £40,000 +11.88% 2
North East - 9 £22,500 - 1
North West -3 6 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 374 (100.00%) Java
2 157 (41.98%) Software Engineering
3 151 (40.37%) Spring
4 137 (36.63%) Linux
5 130 (34.76%) SQL
6 127 (33.96%) Degree
7 123 (32.89%) OO
8 107 (28.61%) JavaScript
9 101 (27.01%) J2EE
10 91 (24.33%) Maven
11 89 (23.80%) Tomcat
12 85 (22.73%) Scrum
13 83 (22.19%) Computer Science
14 82 (21.93%) Multithreading
14 82 (21.93%) Hibernate
15 79 (21.12%) C#
16 72 (19.25%) C++
17 71 (18.98%) Enterprise Software
18 70 (18.72%) Oracle
19 69 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
20 65 (17.38%) TDD
20 65 (17.38%) MySQL
21 64 (17.11%) JUnit
22 62 (16.58%) Python
23 61 (16.31%) Finance
24 60 (16.04%) UNIX
25 59 (15.78%) HTML
26 58 (15.51%) Apache
27 55 (14.71%) UML
27 55 (14.71%) XML

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 89 (23.80%) Tomcat
2 58 (15.51%) Apache
3 12 (3.21%) Jetty
4 10 (2.67%) Node.js
5 9 (2.41%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.34%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.07%) CMS
7 4 (1.07%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.80%) Confluence
8 3 (0.80%) Mule
8 3 (0.80%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.53%) WordPress
9 2 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 30 (8.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.67%) GitHub
2 9 (2.41%) SaaS
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.41%) HTTP
2 8 (2.14%) SSH
3 5 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.07%) RTP
5 2 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (17.38%) MySQL
2 54 (14.44%) Big Data
3 53 (14.17%) Hadoop
4 31 (8.29%) MongoDB
5 30 (8.02%) SQL Server
6 24 (6.42%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.41%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.14%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.14%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.60%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.60%) MarkLogic
11 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.53%) Firebird
13 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.27%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 91 (24.33%) Maven
2 64 (17.11%) JUnit
3 35 (9.36%) Ant
4 28 (7.49%) Eclipse
5 18 (4.81%) Git (software)
6 17 (4.55%) Subversion
7 12 (3.21%) VisualVM
8 10 (2.67%) Gradle
9 9 (2.41%) JIRA
10 8 (2.14%) Selenium
11 6 (1.60%) CruiseControl
12 5 (1.34%) Hudson
12 5 (1.34%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.07%) jMock
13 4 (1.07%) Mockito
13 4 (1.07%) Jenkins
14 3 (0.80%) FishEye
14 3 (0.80%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.80%) WebObjects
15 2 (0.53%) Rational Robot
General
1 61 (16.31%) Finance
2 52 (13.90%) Games
3 15 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.14%) Advertising
5 6 (1.60%) Banking
6 5 (1.34%) Retail
7 4 (1.07%) Front Office
8 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.53%) Electronics
8 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (40.37%) Spring
2 101 (27.01%) J2EE
3 82 (21.93%) Hibernate
4 59 (15.78%) HTML
5 55 (14.71%) XML
6 54 (14.44%) jQuery
7 49 (13.10%) Java EE
8 44 (11.76%) REST
9 41 (10.96%) Web Services
10 37 (9.89%) CSS
11 25 (6.68%) JSP
12 24 (6.42%) J2SE
13 21 (5.61%) RESTful
14 20 (5.35%) HTML5
15 18 (4.81%) XSLT
16 14 (3.74%) JDBC
17 13 (3.48%) Ajax
17 13 (3.48%) Ruby on Rails
18 12 (3.21%) JMS
19 11 (2.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 83 (22.19%) Computer Science
2 71 (18.98%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (10.16%) Mathematics
4 28 (7.49%) BBC
5 22 (5.88%) Physics
6 21 (5.61%) Open Source
7 13 (3.48%) Visualisation
8 12 (3.21%) GIS
8 12 (3.21%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.41%) Hedge funds
9 9 (2.41%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (2.14%) Statistics
11 7 (1.87%) Social Media
12 6 (1.60%) Semantic Web
12 6 (1.60%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.34%) Online Games
13 5 (1.34%) Grid Computing
14 4 (1.07%) iPhone
14 4 (1.07%) Derivative
14 4 (1.07%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 137 (36.63%) Linux
2 60 (16.04%) UNIX
3 15 (4.01%) Windows
4 9 (2.41%) Android
5 5 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.80%) Solaris
7 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (41.98%) Software Engineering
2 123 (32.89%) OO
3 85 (22.73%) Scrum
4 82 (21.93%) Multithreading
5 69 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (17.38%) TDD
7 55 (14.71%) UML
8 34 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 30 (8.02%) E-Commerce
10 20 (5.35%) OOD
11 19 (5.08%) OOP
12 18 (4.81%) OOA/OOD
12 18 (4.81%) Project Management
12 18 (4.81%) Information Security
12 18 (4.81%) User Stories
13 16 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (3.74%) Data Modelling
14 14 (3.74%) MVC
14 14 (3.74%) Performance Testing
15 12 (3.21%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 374 (100.00%) Java
2 130 (34.76%) SQL
3 107 (28.61%) JavaScript
4 79 (21.12%) C#
5 72 (19.25%) C++
6 62 (16.58%) Python
7 49 (13.10%) Scala
8 32 (8.56%) C
9 19 (5.08%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.74%) Haskell
10 14 (3.74%) Clojure
11 13 (3.48%) F#
11 13 (3.48%) Ruby
12 9 (2.41%) XPath
13 8 (2.14%) Groovy
13 8 (2.14%) Erlang
14 6 (1.60%) PHP
15 5 (1.34%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.80%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.80%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 127 (33.96%) Degree
2 28 (7.49%) PhD
3 4 (1.07%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 40 (10.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (18.72%) Oracle
2 30 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.49%) JBoss
3 28 (7.49%) Panasonic
4 5 (1.34%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.07%) Sun
5 4 (1.07%) Sybase
6 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.53%) IBM
7 2 (0.53%) Adobe
7 2 (0.53%) SAP
7 2 (0.53%) Talend
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) Google
8 1 (0.27%) Zend
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
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Salary: £45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
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Salary: competitive
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