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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 717 700 714
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 155 154 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 137 137 160
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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
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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 -23 71 £50,000 +2.04% 8
South East +1 32 £45,000 - 3
East of England -20 21 £40,000 +14.28% 1
North West -15 10 £43,750 +9.37% 1
North East -4 7 £22,500 -43.75%
South West -37 7 £40,500 +8.00%
West Midlands -17 6 £42,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire -39 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 342 (100.00%) Java
2 166 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (42.98%) Software Engineering
4 128 (37.43%) Linux
5 122 (35.67%) Degree
6 117 (34.21%) Spring
7 115 (33.63%) OO
8 96 (28.07%) SQL
8 96 (28.07%) J2EE
9 94 (27.49%) Computer Science
10 91 (26.61%) JavaScript
11 88 (25.73%) Multithreading
12 84 (24.56%) C#
13 79 (23.10%) Scrum
14 76 (22.22%) C++
15 75 (21.93%) Hibernate
16 72 (21.05%) Oracle
17 69 (20.18%) Finance
17 69 (20.18%) TDD
18 68 (19.88%) Maven
19 59 (17.25%) Python
20 58 (16.96%) Tomcat
21 56 (16.37%) JUnit
22 54 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
23 51 (14.91%) Hadoop
23 51 (14.91%) MySQL
24 49 (14.33%) XML
24 49 (14.33%) UNIX
24 49 (14.33%) Big Data
25 46 (13.45%) Games

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (16.96%) Tomcat
2 40 (11.70%) Apache
3 17 (4.97%) Node.js
4 15 (4.39%) Oracle Coherence
5 11 (3.22%) Apache Solr
6 9 (2.63%) Apache Pig
6 9 (2.63%) Jetty
7 5 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.88%) Mule
8 3 (0.88%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.58%) CMS
9 2 (0.58%) WordPress
10 1 (0.29%) IIS
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 24 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.68%) GitHub
2 13 (3.80%) SaaS
3 4 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.58%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.34%) HTTP
1 8 (2.34%) SSH
2 4 (1.17%) RTP
3 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.91%) MySQL
1 51 (14.91%) Hadoop
2 49 (14.33%) Big Data
3 30 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 27 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 25 (7.31%) Relational Database
6 20 (5.85%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.05%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.46%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.46%) MarkLogic
10 3 (0.88%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.29%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.29%) DB2
12 1 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (19.88%) Maven
2 56 (16.37%) JUnit
3 28 (8.19%) Ant
4 19 (5.56%) Subversion
5 17 (4.97%) Eclipse
5 17 (4.97%) Git (software)
6 15 (4.39%) Selenium
7 12 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.51%) Hudson
8 9 (2.63%) Gradle
8 9 (2.63%) VisualVM
9 6 (1.75%) JIRA
9 6 (1.75%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.88%) Mockito
11 3 (0.88%) jMock
12 2 (0.58%) JBehave
13 1 (0.29%) PyUnit
General
1 69 (20.18%) Finance
2 46 (13.45%) Games
3 8 (2.34%) Advertising
4 6 (1.75%) Banking
5 4 (1.17%) Marketing
5 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.17%) Front Office
5 4 (1.17%) Electronics
5 4 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.88%) Retail
7 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (34.21%) Spring
2 96 (28.07%) J2EE
3 75 (21.93%) Hibernate
4 49 (14.33%) XML
5 45 (13.16%) HTML
6 42 (12.28%) Java EE
7 40 (11.70%) jQuery
8 33 (9.65%) CSS
9 32 (9.36%) Web Services
10 29 (8.48%) JSP
11 28 (8.19%) REST
12 26 (7.60%) RESTful
13 21 (6.14%) J2SE
14 16 (4.68%) HTML5
15 15 (4.39%) Middleware
16 14 (4.09%) Spring Security
16 14 (4.09%) SOAP
17 12 (3.51%) .NET
17 12 (3.51%) Grails
17 12 (3.51%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 94 (27.49%) Computer Science
2 54 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (10.82%) Mathematics
4 23 (6.73%) Physics
5 21 (6.14%) BBC
6 20 (5.85%) Open Source
7 12 (3.51%) GIS
8 11 (3.22%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.22%) Hedge funds
9 9 (2.63%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.34%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (2.34%) Grid Computing
10 8 (2.34%) Statistics
11 7 (2.05%) Social Media
12 6 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.75%) Online Games
13 5 (1.46%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.46%) Semantic Web
14 4 (1.17%) DTV
15 3 (0.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 128 (37.43%) Linux
2 49 (14.33%) UNIX
3 13 (3.80%) Windows
4 7 (2.05%) Android
5 5 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) OS/400
7 1 (0.29%) zOS
7 1 (0.29%) AIX
7 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (42.98%) Software Engineering
3 115 (33.63%) OO
4 88 (25.73%) Multithreading
5 79 (23.10%) Scrum
6 69 (20.18%) TDD
7 42 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 40 (11.70%) UML
9 25 (7.31%) OOA/OOD
10 22 (6.43%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.14%) OOD
12 18 (5.26%) OOP
12 18 (5.26%) Project Management
13 17 (4.97%) Pair Programming
13 17 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.68%) BDD
14 16 (4.68%) E-Commerce
15 14 (4.09%) Data Modelling
15 14 (4.09%) Technical Architecture
16 13 (3.80%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 342 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (28.07%) SQL
3 91 (26.61%) JavaScript
4 84 (24.56%) C#
5 76 (22.22%) C++
6 59 (17.25%) Python
7 42 (12.28%) C
8 28 (8.19%) Scala
9 23 (6.73%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.92%) Ruby
11 9 (2.63%) Groovy
12 6 (1.75%) XPath
12 6 (1.75%) PHP
13 5 (1.46%) Perl
14 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.88%) F#
14 3 (0.88%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.58%) VBScript
15 2 (0.58%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 122 (35.67%) Degree
2 27 (7.89%) PhD
3 4 (1.17%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (9.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (21.05%) Oracle
2 24 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.14%) Panasonic
4 17 (4.97%) JBoss
5 5 (1.46%) Sybase
5 5 (1.46%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.17%) SAP
6 4 (1.17%) Sun
7 2 (0.58%) Informatica
8 1 (0.29%) Google
8 1 (0.29%) Zend
8 1 (0.29%) Facebook
8 1 (0.29%) Vertica
8 1 (0.29%) HP
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe
8 1 (0.29%) IBM
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