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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 676 634 709
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 191 231 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 183 222 155
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +15 72 £50,000 -9.09% 6
South East +12 52 £37,000 -8.07% 3
East of England -6 29 £50,000 +7.52% 1
Yorkshire -17 16 £35,000 -4.10%
North West -34 10 £42,500 - 1
North East -8 6 £37,500 -6.25%
South West -28 3 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -12 2 £45,000 +63.63% 1
East Midlands +24 1 £34,000 -5.55%
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 346 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (49.71%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (45.09%) Software Engineering
4 140 (40.46%) Degree
5 124 (35.84%) OO
6 107 (30.92%) C#
7 106 (30.64%) C++
7 106 (30.64%) Linux
8 100 (28.90%) Computer Science
9 99 (28.61%) J2EE
10 92 (26.59%) Spring
11 77 (22.25%) JavaScript
12 72 (20.81%) Multithreading
13 71 (20.52%) TDD
14 65 (18.79%) Scrum
15 64 (18.50%) Oracle
16 62 (17.92%) SQL
17 60 (17.34%) HTML
17 60 (17.34%) Finance
18 57 (16.47%) C
19 53 (15.32%) XML
20 47 (13.58%) Web Services
21 46 (13.29%) UNIX
22 45 (13.01%) Python
22 45 (13.01%) CSS
22 45 (13.01%) JSP
22 45 (13.01%) Algorithms
23 41 (11.85%) Unit Testing
24 40 (11.56%) OOP
24 40 (11.56%) RESTful

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (8.67%) Tomcat
2 22 (6.36%) Apache
3 19 (5.49%) Node.js
4 16 (4.62%) Apache Solr
5 15 (4.34%) Oracle Coherence
6 12 (3.47%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.18%) JBoss
8 6 (1.73%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.45%) Jetty
9 5 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.16%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.87%) Confluence
12 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.29%) IIS
13 1 (0.29%) Mule
13 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.58%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.51%) SaaS
2 13 (3.76%) Force.com
3 12 (3.47%) GitHub
4 7 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.05%) Internet
2 7 (2.02%) HTTP
3 4 (1.16%) RTP
4 2 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.54%) MySQL
2 27 (7.80%) Hadoop
3 24 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 21 (6.07%) Big Data
5 20 (5.78%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.49%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.31%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.31%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.73%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.16%) Redis
9 4 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.87%) SQLite
11 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.29%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.29%) DB2
12 1 (0.29%) OLAP
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 36 (10.40%) JUnit
2 30 (8.67%) Maven
3 28 (8.09%) Subversion
4 17 (4.91%) Selenium
4 17 (4.91%) Git (software)
5 15 (4.34%) Hudson
5 15 (4.34%) Ant
5 15 (4.34%) Eclipse
6 12 (3.47%) Gradle
7 11 (3.18%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.60%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.60%) JIRA
9 7 (2.02%) Spock
10 6 (1.73%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.45%) VisualVM
12 3 (0.87%) Redmine
12 3 (0.87%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.87%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 60 (17.34%) Finance
2 23 (6.65%) Games
3 22 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.60%) Retail
5 8 (2.31%) Banking
6 5 (1.45%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.16%) Publishing
8 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.87%) Electronics
8 3 (0.87%) Marketing
9 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.58%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (28.61%) J2EE
2 92 (26.59%) Spring
3 60 (17.34%) HTML
4 53 (15.32%) XML
5 47 (13.58%) Web Services
6 45 (13.01%) CSS
6 45 (13.01%) JSP
7 40 (11.56%) RESTful
8 36 (10.40%) Hibernate
9 29 (8.38%) SOAP
10 26 (7.51%) Java EE
11 23 (6.65%) Grails
12 21 (6.07%) Ajax
12 21 (6.07%) REST
12 21 (6.07%) JMS
13 19 (5.49%) JDBC
13 19 (5.49%) HTML5
14 18 (5.20%) Spring Security
14 18 (5.20%) .NET
15 17 (4.91%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 100 (28.90%) Computer Science
2 45 (13.01%) Algorithms
3 32 (9.25%) Mathematics
4 30 (8.67%) Open Source
5 22 (6.36%) Physics
6 15 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.05%) Mobile App
7 14 (4.05%) Client/Server
8 13 (3.76%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.47%) GIS
10 9 (2.60%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (2.31%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.31%) Online Games
11 8 (2.31%) Hedge funds
12 7 (2.02%) Grid Computing
13 3 (0.87%) DTV
13 3 (0.87%) iPhone
13 3 (0.87%) Social Media
13 3 (0.87%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 106 (30.64%) Linux
2 46 (13.29%) UNIX
3 17 (4.91%) Windows
4 16 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.60%) Android
6 2 (0.58%) AIX
6 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.29%) zOS
7 1 (0.29%) OS/400
7 1 (0.29%) Solaris
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (49.71%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (45.09%) Software Engineering
3 124 (35.84%) OO
4 72 (20.81%) Multithreading
5 71 (20.52%) TDD
6 65 (18.79%) Scrum
7 41 (11.85%) Unit Testing
8 40 (11.56%) OOP
9 37 (10.69%) UML
10 36 (10.40%) MVC
11 27 (7.80%) Mentoring
12 25 (7.23%) E-Commerce
13 24 (6.94%) Pair Programming
13 24 (6.94%) BDD
14 23 (6.65%) OOD
15 22 (6.36%) OOA/OOD
16 21 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (4.62%) Analytics
18 15 (4.34%) Software Architecture
19 14 (4.05%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 346 (100.00%) Java
2 107 (30.92%) C#
3 106 (30.64%) C++
4 77 (22.25%) JavaScript
5 62 (17.92%) SQL
6 57 (16.47%) C
7 45 (13.01%) Python
8 28 (8.09%) Groovy
9 19 (5.49%) Scala
9 19 (5.49%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.31%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.73%) Perl
12 5 (1.45%) XPath
13 2 (0.58%) Clojure
14 1 (0.29%) F#
14 1 (0.29%) Fortran
14 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.29%) Delphi
14 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (40.46%) Degree
2 23 (6.65%) PhD
3 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.58%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.62%) QA
2 9 (2.60%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.45%) StatsD
2 5 (1.45%) logstash
2 5 (1.45%) Kibana
3 2 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (18.50%) Oracle
2 17 (4.91%) Red Hat
3 6 (1.73%) Sybase
3 6 (1.73%) IBM
4 5 (1.45%) Google
4 5 (1.45%) New Relic
5 4 (1.16%) Endeca
6 3 (0.87%) SAP
6 3 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.58%) Sun
7 2 (0.58%) Informatica
8 1 (0.29%) Facebook
8 1 (0.29%) Vertica
8 1 (0.29%) HP
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £40 - 50k
Posted: 17 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Clear Cube Consulting
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago