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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 723 692 687
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 147 164 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 125 143 170
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -20 68 £50,000 +2.04% 1
South East +11 25 £45,000 +6.50% 2
East of England -10 16 £40,000 +14.28%
North East +5 9 £22,500 -43.75%
South West -19 9 £40,500 +15.71% 1
West Midlands -1 8 £38,750 +13.97% 1
North West -6 8 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Yorkshire -44 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands -17 1 £40,000 +18.51%
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 356 (100.00%) Java
2 151 (42.42%) Software Engineering
3 137 (38.48%) Spring
3 137 (38.48%) Linux
4 126 (35.39%) Degree
5 120 (33.71%) OO
6 117 (32.87%) SQL
7 102 (28.65%) JavaScript
8 100 (28.09%) J2EE
9 88 (24.72%) Scrum
10 87 (24.44%) Computer Science
10 87 (24.44%) Multithreading
11 82 (23.03%) Maven
12 81 (22.75%) Tomcat
13 80 (22.47%) C#
14 79 (22.19%) Hibernate
15 74 (20.79%) Oracle
16 70 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
17 69 (19.38%) C++
18 68 (19.10%) TDD
19 66 (18.54%) Finance
20 64 (17.98%) Enterprise Software
21 63 (17.70%) JUnit
22 60 (16.85%) Python
23 58 (16.29%) MySQL
24 57 (16.01%) UNIX
25 56 (15.73%) Hadoop
26 54 (15.17%) Games
27 53 (14.89%) XML
27 53 (14.89%) HTML

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 81 (22.75%) Tomcat
2 50 (14.04%) Apache
3 13 (3.65%) Node.js
4 12 (3.37%) Jetty
5 11 (3.09%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (2.53%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.97%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.40%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.84%) Mule
9 3 (0.84%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.84%) CMS
9 3 (0.84%) Confluence
10 2 (0.56%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) IIS
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 30 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.65%) GitHub
2 10 (2.81%) SaaS
3 4 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.53%) HTTP
2 8 (2.25%) SSH
3 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.12%) RTP
5 2 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (16.29%) MySQL
2 56 (15.73%) Hadoop
3 52 (14.61%) Big Data
4 33 (9.27%) MongoDB
4 33 (9.27%) SQL Server
5 26 (7.30%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.49%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.97%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.97%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.69%) MarkLogic
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.28%) Redis
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 82 (23.03%) Maven
2 63 (17.70%) JUnit
3 33 (9.27%) Ant
4 23 (6.46%) Eclipse
5 17 (4.78%) Git (software)
6 16 (4.49%) Subversion
7 12 (3.37%) VisualVM
8 11 (3.09%) Selenium
9 9 (2.53%) Gradle
10 8 (2.25%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.25%) Hudson
10 8 (2.25%) JIRA
11 7 (1.97%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.12%) Mockito
12 4 (1.12%) jMock
12 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.84%) FishEye
13 3 (0.84%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.56%) WebObjects
14 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 66 (18.54%) Finance
2 54 (15.17%) Games
3 9 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.25%) Advertising
5 6 (1.69%) Banking
6 4 (1.12%) Retail
6 4 (1.12%) Marketing
6 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.12%) Electronics
6 4 (1.12%) Front Office
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (38.48%) Spring
2 100 (28.09%) J2EE
3 79 (22.19%) Hibernate
4 53 (14.89%) HTML
4 53 (14.89%) XML
5 50 (14.04%) jQuery
6 48 (13.48%) Java EE
7 37 (10.39%) REST
7 37 (10.39%) Web Services
8 36 (10.11%) CSS
9 24 (6.74%) J2SE
10 23 (6.46%) JSP
11 22 (6.18%) RESTful
12 18 (5.06%) HTML5
13 14 (3.93%) XSLT
14 13 (3.65%) Ruby on Rails
14 13 (3.65%) SOAP
15 12 (3.37%) JDBC
16 11 (3.09%) Servlets
16 11 (3.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 87 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 64 (17.98%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (10.67%) Mathematics
4 27 (7.58%) BBC
5 23 (6.46%) Physics
6 21 (5.90%) Open Source
7 13 (3.65%) GIS
8 12 (3.37%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.37%) Visualisation
9 10 (2.81%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.53%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (2.25%) Statistics
12 7 (1.97%) Social Media
12 7 (1.97%) Grid Computing
13 6 (1.69%) Semantic Web
14 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.40%) Online Games
15 4 (1.12%) DTV
16 3 (0.84%) iPhone
16 3 (0.84%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 137 (38.48%) Linux
2 57 (16.01%) UNIX
3 14 (3.93%) Windows
4 9 (2.53%) Android
5 5 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.84%) Solaris
8 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) zOS
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
9 1 (0.28%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (42.42%) Software Engineering
2 120 (33.71%) OO
3 88 (24.72%) Scrum
4 87 (24.44%) Multithreading
5 70 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (19.10%) TDD
7 50 (14.04%) UML
8 40 (11.24%) Unit Testing
9 23 (6.46%) OOA/OOD
10 21 (5.90%) E-Commerce
11 20 (5.62%) OOD
12 18 (5.06%) OOP
12 18 (5.06%) Project Management
13 16 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.21%) Data Modelling
15 14 (3.93%) Information Security
15 14 (3.93%) Performance Testing
15 14 (3.93%) User Stories
16 13 (3.65%) Automated Testing
16 13 (3.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 356 (100.00%) Java
2 117 (32.87%) SQL
3 102 (28.65%) JavaScript
4 80 (22.47%) C#
5 69 (19.38%) C++
6 60 (16.85%) Python
7 39 (10.96%) Scala
8 33 (9.27%) C
9 22 (6.18%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.65%) Ruby
11 9 (2.53%) XPath
12 8 (2.25%) Groovy
13 7 (1.97%) F#
14 6 (1.69%) Clojure
14 6 (1.69%) PHP
15 5 (1.40%) Haskell
16 4 (1.12%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.84%) Perl
17 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 126 (35.39%) Degree
2 29 (8.15%) PhD
3 4 (1.12%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 39 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (20.79%) Oracle
2 30 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.58%) Panasonic
4 24 (6.74%) JBoss
5 5 (1.40%) Sybase
5 5 (1.40%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.12%) SAP
6 4 (1.12%) Sun
7 3 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.56%) Talend
8 2 (0.56%) IBM
9 1 (0.28%) Google
9 1 (0.28%) Zend
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe
9 1 (0.28%) Facebook
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