The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 14272 16209 14232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.82% 14.42% 13.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.64% 27.51% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 13706 12257
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53580 58926 54726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.87% 52.41% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46111 50708 47583
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the England region.

Java Salary Trend in England

Java
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in England

Java
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 0 7477 £60,000 +4.34% 981
South East 0 2316 £45,000 - 278
South West -2 1021 £40,000 - 169
East of England -1 989 £45,000 - 169
Yorkshire -1 829 £42,500 +6.25% 108
North West +3 683 £42,500 +6.25% 141
West Midlands +4 446 £44,500 +11.25% 68
East Midlands +1 378 £42,500 +13.33% 37
North East +5 132 £40,000 +14.28% 39
Midlands +3 15 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 11855 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9050 (32.85%) SQL
3 7270 (26.39%) JavaScript
4 6943 (25.20%) Finance
5 6370 (23.12%) HTML
6 6300 (22.87%) Spring
7 6169 (22.39%) Oracle
8 5989 (21.74%) Linux
9 5542 (20.12%) Degree
10 5334 (19.36%) C#
11 4910 (17.82%) TDD
12 4700 (17.06%) Software Engineering
13 4649 (16.88%) .NET
14 4574 (16.60%) Web Services
15 4537 (16.47%) XML
16 4326 (15.70%) CSS
17 4297 (15.60%) OO
18 4223 (15.33%) J2EE
19 4079 (14.81%) C++
20 3965 (14.39%) Scrum
21 3577 (12.99%) UNIX
22 3537 (12.84%) Computer Science
23 3505 (12.72%) Hibernate
24 3381 (12.27%) Python
25 3322 (12.06%) SQL Server
26 3037 (11.02%) Windows
27 2917 (10.59%) MySQL
28 2835 (10.29%) E-Commerce
29 2647 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
30 2617 (9.50%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2617 (9.50%) Tomcat
2 1852 (6.72%) Apache
3 1519 (5.51%) WebSphere
4 1516 (5.50%) JBoss
5 1007 (3.66%) WebLogic
6 908 (3.30%) Node.js
7 537 (1.95%) Apache Solr
8 532 (1.93%) IIS
9 523 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
10 419 (1.52%) CMS
11 344 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
12 321 (1.17%) SharePoint
13 306 (1.11%) Apache Spark
14 251 (0.91%) OpenStack
15 230 (0.83%) Apache Pig
16 229 (0.83%) Confluence
17 226 (0.82%) GlassFish
18 209 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 201 (0.73%) nginx
19 201 (0.73%) Drupal
Applications
1 974 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 237 (0.86%) MS Office
3 104 (0.38%) MS Project
4 95 (0.34%) SPSS
5 92 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 92 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 68 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 22 (0.080%) Mathematica
8 21 (0.076%) Mingle
8 21 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 17 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (0.062%) FrameMaker
10 15 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
11 14 (0.051%) RoboHelp
12 13 (0.047%) PowerPivot
13 12 (0.044%) FastStats
13 12 (0.044%) GNU Octave
14 9 (0.033%) Weka
14 9 (0.033%) CPLEX
14 9 (0.033%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 164 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
2 107 (0.39%) RMDS
3 100 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 99 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 98 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 83 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 81 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 66 (0.24%) Magento
9 58 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
10 43 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
11 38 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
11 38 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
12 36 (0.13%) Summit
13 35 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
14 32 (0.12%) Fredhopper
14 32 (0.12%) SAP SRM
15 30 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
16 26 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
17 25 (0.091%) Temenos T24
18 24 (0.087%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1409 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 806 (2.93%) SaaS
3 294 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
4 283 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 241 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 176 (0.64%) PaaS
7 130 (0.47%) IaaS
8 125 (0.45%) GitHub
9 124 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 92 (0.33%) Force.com
11 75 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 58 (0.21%) Google App Engine
13 57 (0.21%) Google Apps
14 47 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
14 47 (0.17%) Google Analytics
15 35 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
16 27 (0.098%) Heroku
17 25 (0.091%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 22 (0.080%) SoftLayer
19 21 (0.076%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1007 (3.66%) HTTP
2 889 (3.23%) Internet
3 612 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 326 (1.18%) DNS
5 323 (1.17%) Firewall
6 252 (0.91%) SAN
7 223 (0.81%) LDAP
7 223 (0.81%) WAN
8 219 (0.80%) LAN
9 190 (0.69%) SSL
10 133 (0.48%) Multicast
11 129 (0.47%) NAS
12 128 (0.46%) Network Security
13 119 (0.43%) VPN
14 106 (0.38%) SMTP
15 102 (0.37%) Intranet
16 98 (0.36%) Wireless
17 90 (0.33%) FTP
17 90 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
18 87 (0.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3322 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 2917 (10.59%) MySQL
3 2037 (7.39%) Relational Database
4 1705 (6.19%) NoSQL
5 1614 (5.86%) Big Data
6 1403 (5.09%) MongoDB
7 1306 (4.74%) Hadoop
8 1214 (4.41%) Oracle Database
9 1015 (3.68%) RDBMS
10 863 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
11 663 (2.41%) DB2
12 625 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 476 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 440 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
15 404 (1.47%) Apache Hive
16 359 (1.30%) HBase
17 341 (1.24%) Redis
18 288 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 267 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
20 263 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2409 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 2330 (8.46%) Maven
3 2054 (7.46%) Selenium
4 1931 (7.01%) JUnit
5 1810 (6.57%) Jenkins
6 1636 (5.94%) Subversion
7 1527 (5.54%) Eclipse
8 1175 (4.27%) JIRA
9 961 (3.49%) Cucumber
10 938 (3.41%) WebDriver
11 927 (3.37%) Ant
12 470 (1.71%) Visual Studio
13 412 (1.50%) Mockito
14 369 (1.34%) Hudson
15 345 (1.25%) JMeter
16 303 (1.10%) TestNG
17 297 (1.08%) Gradle
18 277 (1.01%) SoapUI
19 276 (1.00%) HP UFT
20 228 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6943 (25.20%) Finance
2 2410 (8.75%) Banking
3 1699 (6.17%) Retail
4 1208 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 964 (3.50%) Front Office
6 951 (3.45%) Games
7 712 (2.58%) Marketing
8 636 (2.31%) Investment Banking
9 359 (1.30%) Publishing
10 347 (1.26%) Financial Institution
11 346 (1.26%) Advertising
12 339 (1.23%) Back Office
13 278 (1.01%) Manufacturing
14 248 (0.90%) Electronics
15 240 (0.87%) Legal
16 223 (0.81%) Automotive
17 218 (0.79%) Law
18 137 (0.50%) Billing
19 124 (0.45%) Online Betting
20 100 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14902 (54.10%) Developer
2 8117 (29.47%) Java Developer
3 2972 (10.79%) Senior Developer
4 2121 (7.70%) Software Engineer
5 2008 (7.29%) Architect
6 1975 (7.17%) Analyst
7 1952 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 1578 (5.73%) Software Developer
9 1115 (4.05%) Consultant
10 958 (3.48%) Junior
11 864 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
12 842 (3.06%) Graduate
13 787 (2.86%) Tester
14 748 (2.72%) Web Developer
15 713 (2.59%) Applications Support
16 675 (2.45%) Junior Developer
17 649 (2.36%) Programmer
18 638 (2.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
19 580 (2.11%) C# Developer
20 559 (2.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6370 (23.12%) HTML
2 6300 (22.87%) Spring
3 4649 (16.88%) .NET
4 4574 (16.60%) Web Services
5 4537 (16.47%) XML
6 4326 (15.70%) CSS
7 4223 (15.33%) J2EE
8 3505 (12.72%) Hibernate
9 2436 (8.84%) jQuery
10 2213 (8.03%) REST
11 2067 (7.50%) HTML5
12 1813 (6.58%) SOAP
13 1569 (5.70%) Java EE
14 1513 (5.49%) JSON
15 1479 (5.37%) JSP
16 1422 (5.16%) RESTful
17 1237 (4.49%) AngularJS
18 1182 (4.29%) Ajax
19 1174 (4.26%) Middleware
20 1087 (3.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3537 (12.84%) Computer Science
2 2143 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1111 (4.03%) Mathematics
4 1051 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 995 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
6 820 (2.98%) User Experience
7 783 (2.84%) Algorithms
8 676 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 653 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 564 (2.05%) Derivative
11 526 (1.91%) Equities
12 453 (1.64%) Client/Server
13 422 (1.53%) Management Information System
14 374 (1.36%) Physics
15 331 (1.20%) Hedge funds
16 329 (1.19%) Fixed Income
17 327 (1.19%) Visualisation
18 271 (0.98%) Social Media
19 267 (0.97%) Statistics
20 265 (0.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5989 (21.74%) Linux
2 3577 (12.99%) UNIX
3 3037 (11.02%) Windows
4 1818 (6.60%) Android
5 1200 (4.36%) Apple iOS
6 464 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 430 (1.56%) Solaris
8 329 (1.19%) CentOS
9 274 (0.99%) Ubuntu
10 205 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 162 (0.59%) AIX
12 129 (0.47%) Debian
13 110 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 107 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 103 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 102 (0.37%) Windows 7
17 76 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
18 64 (0.23%) Windows XP
19 63 (0.23%) Windows Phone
20 60 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11855 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 4910 (17.82%) TDD
3 4700 (17.06%) Software Engineering
4 4297 (15.60%) OO
5 3965 (14.39%) Scrum
6 2835 (10.29%) E-Commerce
7 2647 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
8 2599 (9.43%) SDLC
9 2320 (8.42%) MVC
10 1989 (7.22%) BDD
11 1959 (7.11%) Open Source
12 1908 (6.93%) Multithreading
13 1845 (6.70%) SOA
14 1562 (5.67%) Mentoring
15 1485 (5.39%) Unit Testing
16 1402 (5.09%) DevOps
17 1299 (4.72%) Web Development
18 1241 (4.51%) OOP
19 1209 (4.39%) Analytics
20 1184 (4.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9050 (32.85%) SQL
2 7270 (26.39%) JavaScript
3 5334 (19.36%) C#
4 4079 (14.81%) C++
5 3381 (12.27%) Python
6 2306 (8.37%) PHP
7 1803 (6.55%) Ruby
8 1678 (6.09%) C
9 1531 (5.56%) Perl
10 1525 (5.54%) Scala
11 1268 (4.60%) PL/SQL
12 874 (3.17%) Bash Shell
13 750 (2.72%) Shell Script
14 639 (2.32%) Groovy
15 559 (2.03%) VB
16 537 (1.95%) Objective-C
17 412 (1.50%) T-SQL
18 387 (1.40%) VB.NET
19 288 (1.05%) R
20 284 (1.03%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5542 (20.12%) Degree
2 590 (2.14%) Security Cleared
3 464 (1.68%) ISEB
4 349 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 339 (1.23%) PhD
6 275 (1.00%) ISTQB
7 198 (0.72%) DV Cleared
8 143 (0.52%) Sun Certification
9 140 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 114 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 73 (0.27%) PMI Certification
12 66 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
13 58 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
14 57 (0.21%) HND
15 52 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 45 (0.16%) CISSP
17 41 (0.15%) MCP
18 31 (0.11%) Postgraduate
19 29 (0.11%) OCPJP
20 28 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2304 (8.36%) QA
2 234 (0.85%) SLA
3 100 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 97 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 54 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 46 (0.17%) HL7
7 45 (0.16%) EMIR
8 43 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
9 29 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 25 (0.091%) ISO 8583
11 23 (0.083%) MiFID
12 20 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.047%) COBIT
13 13 (0.047%) WCAG
13 13 (0.047%) Basel III
14 11 (0.040%) ISO 14001
15 8 (0.029%) Section 508
16 7 (0.025%) GCP
17 6 (0.022%) TickIT
17 6 (0.022%) WAI
System Software
1 442 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 222 (0.81%) Docker
3 203 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
4 169 (0.61%) Active Directory
5 126 (0.46%) Xen
6 123 (0.45%) KVM
7 116 (0.42%) Hyper-V
8 112 (0.41%) HDFS
9 95 (0.34%) NFS
10 81 (0.29%) SRDF
11 73 (0.27%) Firmware
12 70 (0.25%) Varnish
13 52 (0.19%) Apache Flume
14 50 (0.18%) iptables
14 50 (0.18%) XenServer
15 47 (0.17%) LXC
16 42 (0.15%) Squid
17 41 (0.15%) VMware ESX
18 40 (0.15%) vSphere
19 37 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1025 (3.72%) Puppet
2 791 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
3 308 (1.12%) Ansible
4 299 (1.09%) Nagios
5 120 (0.44%) Salt
6 112 (0.41%) Vagrant
7 103 (0.37%) ZABBIX
8 99 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
9 86 (0.31%) Graphite
10 76 (0.28%) logstash
11 74 (0.27%) Data Guard
12 66 (0.24%) Tivoli
12 66 (0.24%) Kibana
13 44 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
14 40 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 36 (0.13%) HAProxy
16 32 (0.12%) Zenoss
17 30 (0.11%) Icinga
18 29 (0.11%) Cacti
18 29 (0.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6169 (22.39%) Oracle
2 1821 (6.61%) Microsoft
3 1086 (3.94%) IBM
4 639 (2.32%) Red Hat
5 637 (2.31%) Google
6 617 (2.24%) VMware
7 572 (2.08%) Sybase
8 538 (1.95%) hybris
9 514 (1.87%) SAP
10 452 (1.64%) TIBCO
11 354 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
12 349 (1.27%) Adobe
13 341 (1.24%) HP
14 327 (1.19%) Cisco
15 275 (1.00%) ATG
16 224 (0.81%) Sun
17 196 (0.71%) Informatica
18 191 (0.69%) Business Objects
19 164 (0.60%) Demandware
20 157 (0.57%) Facebook
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Huge bonus structure and incentives
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 circa
Posted: 5 hours ago