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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 653 641 693
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 182 206 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 175 201 155
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
93525 91713 97883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78550 74983 84737
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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 -3 81 £50,000 -9.09% 7
South East -36 38 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East of England +3 24 £41,000 -12.76% 3
Yorkshire -9 14 £35,000 -8.49%
North East -2 11 £45,000 +50.00%
North West -21 7 £42,500 - 3
West Midlands -23 4 £42,500 +54.54%
South West -30 2 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East Midlands +23 1 £21,500 -40.27% 1
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 342 (100.00%) Java
2 178 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (41.52%) Software Engineering
4 136 (39.77%) Degree
5 112 (32.75%) OO
6 109 (31.87%) J2EE
7 105 (30.70%) Spring
8 104 (30.41%) C#
9 99 (28.95%) Linux
10 98 (28.65%) C++
11 85 (24.85%) Computer Science
12 74 (21.64%) JavaScript
13 68 (19.88%) Scrum
13 68 (19.88%) Multithreading
14 66 (19.30%) SQL
15 65 (19.01%) TDD
16 59 (17.25%) Finance
17 58 (16.96%) HTML
18 55 (16.08%) C
18 55 (16.08%) Oracle
19 51 (14.91%) XML
20 49 (14.33%) JSP
21 47 (13.74%) OOP
21 47 (13.74%) MVC
22 46 (13.45%) CSS
23 44 (12.87%) Python
24 43 (12.57%) Unit Testing
25 42 (12.28%) UNIX
26 40 (11.70%) UML
26 40 (11.70%) Algorithms

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 29 (8.48%) Tomcat
2 24 (7.02%) Apache
3 13 (3.80%) Apache Solr
3 13 (3.80%) Oracle Coherence
4 11 (3.22%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.92%) Node.js
6 6 (1.75%) JBoss
6 6 (1.75%) GlassFish
6 6 (1.75%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.46%) Confluence
8 3 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.58%) CMS
10 1 (0.29%) Jetty
10 1 (0.29%) IIS
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.58%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.48%) SaaS
2 16 (4.68%) Force.com
3 9 (2.63%) GitHub
4 6 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.60%) MySQL
1 26 (7.60%) Hadoop
2 23 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 18 (5.26%) Big Data
5 16 (4.68%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.22%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.34%) Apache Hive
9 7 (2.05%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.75%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.75%) Redis
11 3 (0.88%) SQLite
12 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.29%) DB2
13 1 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 36 (10.53%) JUnit
2 31 (9.06%) Subversion
3 29 (8.48%) Maven
4 20 (5.85%) Eclipse
5 19 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 18 (5.26%) Ant
7 17 (4.97%) Selenium
8 13 (3.80%) Hudson
9 10 (2.92%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 9 (2.63%) JIRA
11 8 (2.34%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.34%) Gradle
11 8 (2.34%) Spock
12 3 (0.88%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.88%) Redmine
13 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.29%) jMock
14 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
General
1 59 (17.25%) Finance
2 25 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.14%) Games
4 11 (3.22%) Banking
5 9 (2.63%) Retail
6 8 (2.34%) Online Betting
7 7 (2.05%) Publishing
8 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.88%) Electronics
9 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.58%) Automotive
9 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.58%) Marketing
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.29%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (31.87%) J2EE
2 105 (30.70%) Spring
3 58 (16.96%) HTML
4 51 (14.91%) XML
5 49 (14.33%) JSP
6 46 (13.45%) CSS
7 39 (11.40%) Web Services
8 38 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 38 (11.11%) RESTful
9 36 (10.53%) SOAP
10 28 (8.19%) Ajax
11 26 (7.60%) REST
12 23 (6.73%) Java EE
12 23 (6.73%) .NET
13 22 (6.43%) Grails
14 21 (6.14%) JMS
15 20 (5.85%) HTML5
16 19 (5.56%) JDBC
17 16 (4.68%) Spring Security
18 15 (4.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 85 (24.85%) Computer Science
2 40 (11.70%) Algorithms
3 30 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 29 (8.48%) Open Source
5 19 (5.56%) Physics
6 15 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.09%) Client/Server
7 14 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.51%) Mobile App
9 11 (3.22%) 3D Graphics
10 10 (2.92%) Data Structures
11 9 (2.63%) Online Games
12 8 (2.34%) GIS
13 7 (2.05%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.75%) Grid Computing
14 6 (1.75%) Social Media
15 5 (1.46%) iPad
15 5 (1.46%) iPhone
16 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
17 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (28.95%) Linux
2 42 (12.28%) UNIX
3 21 (6.14%) Windows
4 13 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.75%) Android
6 3 (0.88%) AIX
7 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) Solaris
8 1 (0.29%) zOS
8 1 (0.29%) OS/400
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (41.52%) Software Engineering
3 112 (32.75%) OO
4 68 (19.88%) Scrum
4 68 (19.88%) Multithreading
5 65 (19.01%) TDD
6 47 (13.74%) OOP
6 47 (13.74%) MVC
7 43 (12.57%) Unit Testing
8 40 (11.70%) UML
9 26 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.31%) BDD
10 25 (7.31%) E-Commerce
11 24 (7.02%) Pair Programming
12 23 (6.73%) OOD
13 18 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
13 18 (5.26%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.68%) Software Architecture
15 15 (4.39%) Analytics
16 12 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 342 (100.00%) Java
2 104 (30.41%) C#
3 98 (28.65%) C++
4 74 (21.64%) JavaScript
5 66 (19.30%) SQL
6 55 (16.08%) C
7 44 (12.87%) Python
8 30 (8.77%) Groovy
9 20 (5.85%) Scala
10 18 (5.26%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.34%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.46%) Perl
13 2 (0.58%) Clojure
13 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.29%) XPath
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.29%) Delphi
14 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.29%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 136 (39.77%) Degree
2 20 (5.85%) PhD
3 7 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.58%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.39%) QA
2 9 (2.63%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) StatsD
1 5 (1.46%) logstash
1 5 (1.46%) Kibana
2 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (16.08%) Oracle
2 14 (4.09%) Red Hat
3 8 (2.34%) IBM
4 7 (2.05%) Sybase
5 6 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.46%) New Relic
7 4 (1.17%) Endeca
7 4 (1.17%) Google
8 3 (0.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.58%) Sun
9 2 (0.58%) Informatica
9 2 (0.58%) SAP
10 1 (0.29%) HP
10 1 (0.29%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.29%) Twitter
10 1 (0.29%) Vertica
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Optimus Search
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Optimus Search
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum with Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £0 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
Altura
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, East Anglia, United Kingdom
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £35,300 - £46,500 depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago