The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 494 488 442
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 465 479 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.51% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 411 424 520
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
Java Software Developer
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -4 194 £55,000 - 26
South East -24 83 £39,250 +12.14% 9
North West +66 57 £50,000 +17.64% 8
South West +20 56 £45,000 +20.00% 7
East of England -20 38 £34,000 -21.83% 8
Yorkshire -5 17 £40,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -24 12 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East Midlands +2 7 £40,000 +60.20% 1
North East -8 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 966 (100.00%) Java
2 550 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 492 (50.93%) Software Engineering
4 388 (40.17%) Spring
5 383 (39.65%) SQL
6 334 (34.58%) JavaScript
7 327 (33.85%) Degree
8 283 (29.30%) Oracle
9 259 (26.81%) Computer Science
10 247 (25.57%) HTML
10 247 (25.57%) J2EE
11 229 (23.71%) Linux
12 226 (23.40%) Hibernate
13 213 (22.05%) TDD
14 202 (20.91%) Web Services
15 188 (19.46%) Finance
16 185 (19.15%) OO
17 177 (18.32%) Scrum
18 169 (17.49%) CSS
19 168 (17.39%) C++
20 155 (16.05%) Maven
21 146 (15.11%) XML
22 144 (14.91%) JUnit
23 139 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
24 136 (14.08%) Java EE
25 134 (13.87%) C#
26 125 (12.94%) Open Source
27 116 (12.01%) Git (software)
28 111 (11.49%) jQuery
29 103 (10.66%) Unix

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 99 (10.25%) Tomcat
2 86 (8.90%) Apache
3 84 (8.70%) JBoss
4 59 (6.11%) WebSphere
5 53 (5.49%) WebLogic
6 21 (2.17%) Node.js
7 17 (1.76%) Mule
8 16 (1.66%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.45%) GlassFish
9 14 (1.45%) IIS
10 13 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (1.14%) Confluence
12 9 (0.93%) Drupal
13 8 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.72%) CMS
14 7 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
15 6 (0.62%) Alfresco
15 6 (0.62%) MQSeries
16 5 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (0.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.62%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 62 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (2.48%) Google App Engine
4 17 (1.76%) SaaS
5 16 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.66%) GitHub
6 12 (1.24%) PaaS
7 11 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.14%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.62%) Heroku
10 5 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.48%) HTTP
2 22 (2.28%) Internet
3 6 (0.62%) LDAP
4 5 (0.52%) ASN.1
5 3 (0.31%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) Firewall
6 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.10%) AMQP
7 1 (0.10%) DNS
7 1 (0.10%) Intranet
7 1 (0.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 90 (9.32%) MySQL
3 68 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 53 (5.49%) Big Data
5 50 (5.18%) NoSQL
6 45 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
7 43 (4.45%) MongoDB
8 33 (3.42%) Hadoop
9 32 (3.31%) RDBMS
10 28 (2.90%) Oracle Database
11 24 (2.48%) GIS
12 23 (2.38%) BigQuery
13 20 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
14 18 (1.86%) Hazelcast
15 11 (1.14%) Couchbase
16 8 (0.83%) CouchDB
16 8 (0.83%) Datomic
16 8 (0.83%) Neo4j
17 7 (0.72%) HBase
17 7 (0.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 155 (16.05%) Maven
2 144 (14.91%) JUnit
3 116 (12.01%) Git (software)
4 82 (8.49%) Jenkins
5 74 (7.66%) Selenium
6 67 (6.94%) Eclipse
7 64 (6.63%) Subversion
8 58 (6.00%) Mockito
9 33 (3.42%) Ant
9 33 (3.42%) Cucumber
10 32 (3.31%) JIRA
11 24 (2.48%) TestNG
12 21 (2.17%) Gradle
13 20 (2.07%) Hudson
13 20 (2.07%) TeamCity
14 16 (1.66%) NetBeans
15 13 (1.35%) CruiseControl
15 13 (1.35%) WebDriver
16 12 (1.24%) EasyMock
17 11 (1.14%) git-flow
General
1 188 (19.46%) Finance
2 67 (6.94%) Banking
3 33 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 25 (2.59%) Retail
6 22 (2.28%) Front Office
6 22 (2.28%) Games
7 21 (2.17%) Marketing
8 15 (1.55%) Publishing
9 10 (1.04%) iGaming
9 10 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.93%) Automotive
10 9 (0.93%) Electronics
11 8 (0.83%) Back Office
11 8 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.83%) Legal
12 7 (0.72%) Law
12 7 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.62%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (40.17%) Spring
2 247 (25.57%) HTML
2 247 (25.57%) J2EE
3 226 (23.40%) Hibernate
4 202 (20.91%) Web Services
5 169 (17.49%) CSS
6 146 (15.11%) XML
7 136 (14.08%) Java EE
8 111 (11.49%) jQuery
9 100 (10.35%) REST
10 77 (7.97%) SOAP
11 75 (7.76%) RESTful
12 72 (7.45%) JSP
13 63 (6.52%) Ajax
14 61 (6.31%) JSON
15 58 (6.00%) JPA
16 53 (5.49%) HTML5
17 51 (5.28%) JMS
18 50 (5.18%) .NET
19 45 (4.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 259 (26.81%) Computer Science
2 61 (6.31%) Algorithms
3 58 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (5.38%) Mathematics
5 46 (4.76%) Hedge funds
6 33 (3.42%) Data Structures
7 29 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (2.38%) Oculus Rift
9 19 (1.97%) Semantic Web
10 16 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.55%) Clustering
12 14 (1.45%) Derivative
13 13 (1.35%) Fintech
14 12 (1.24%) EMV
14 12 (1.24%) Tandem
15 11 (1.14%) Physics
15 11 (1.14%) User Experience
15 11 (1.14%) VHDL
15 11 (1.14%) Visualisation
16 8 (0.83%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 229 (23.71%) Linux
2 103 (10.66%) Unix
3 94 (9.73%) Windows
4 40 (4.14%) Android
5 30 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (2.69%) Mac OS X
7 23 (2.38%) Tizen
8 15 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 492 (50.93%) Software Engineering
3 213 (22.05%) TDD
4 185 (19.15%) OO
5 177 (18.32%) Scrum
6 139 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
7 125 (12.94%) Open Source
8 101 (10.46%) Web Development
9 84 (8.70%) Multithreading
10 77 (7.97%) BDD
11 65 (6.73%) OOP
12 62 (6.42%) SOA
13 61 (6.31%) SDLC
14 60 (6.21%) MVC
15 55 (5.69%) Analytics
15 55 (5.69%) Unit Testing
16 45 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (4.35%) Mentoring
17 42 (4.35%) OOD
18 40 (4.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 966 (100.00%) Java
2 383 (39.65%) SQL
3 334 (34.58%) JavaScript
4 168 (17.39%) C++
5 134 (13.87%) C#
6 98 (10.14%) Python
7 73 (7.56%) C
8 72 (7.45%) Scala
9 48 (4.97%) Ruby
10 36 (3.73%) Perl
10 36 (3.73%) PHP
11 31 (3.21%) Shell Script
12 27 (2.80%) PL/SQL
13 18 (1.86%) Clojure
14 17 (1.76%) Groovy
15 10 (1.04%) R
16 9 (0.93%) F#
16 9 (0.93%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.72%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 327 (33.85%) Degree
2 57 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.80%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.14%) Sun Certification
6 10 (1.04%) PhD
7 9 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.72%) OCPJP
9 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (0.31%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.31%) MCSE
11 2 (0.21%) CCNA
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.21%) CISSP
11 2 (0.21%) GIAC
11 2 (0.21%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.21%) SANS
11 2 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.76%) QA
2 8 (0.83%) SDET
3 5 (0.52%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (1.76%) HDFS
2 13 (1.35%) Docker
3 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (2.38%) Puppet
2 20 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.66%) Ansible
4 5 (0.52%) Apache Shiro
5 3 (0.31%) Mesos
6 1 (0.10%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.10%) Control-M
6 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 283 (29.30%) Oracle
2 67 (6.94%) Google
3 44 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 21 (2.17%) Sybase
5 19 (1.97%) webMethods
6 17 (1.76%) SAP
7 16 (1.66%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.35%) Sun
9 11 (1.14%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.14%) WSO2
10 8 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.52%) Adobe
11 5 (0.52%) IBM
12 3 (0.31%) hybris
13 2 (0.21%) Cisco
13 2 (0.21%) Northgate
13 2 (0.21%) Perforce
13 2 (0.21%) SaltStack
13 2 (0.21%) Twitter
13 2 (0.21%) VMware
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