The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / England
Rank 9 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 11984 13400 12812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.10% 14.24% 12.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.91% 27.21% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10095 11420 10816
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
42945 49252 50086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.12% 52.35% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37003 42865 43273
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in England

Java
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 5836 £65,000 +8.33% 988
South East 0 1840 £47,500 - 275
South West +6 1091 £45,000 +5.88% 134
East of England +5 954 £45,000 +5.88% 133
North West -2 700 £47,500 +5.55% 142
Yorkshire 0 680 £47,500 +5.55% 149
West Midlands -5 408 £45,000 - 61
East Midlands 0 346 £43,500 +14.47% 50
North East +14 104 £37,500 - 29
Midlands +10 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Java.

1 11998 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
2 7140 (29.49%) SQL
3 6978 (28.82%) JavaScript
4 5732 (23.68%) Finance
5 5321 (21.98%) HTML
6 5006 (20.68%) Spring
7 4988 (20.60%) Linux
8 4912 (20.29%) Python
9 4773 (19.71%) Software Engineering
10 4715 (19.48%) TDD
11 4603 (19.01%) C#
12 4127 (17.05%) Scrum
13 4121 (17.02%) Degree
14 3854 (15.92%) CSS
15 3659 (15.11%) Web Services
16 3625 (14.97%) Oracle
17 3530 (14.58%) C++
18 3528 (14.57%) OO
19 3340 (13.80%) .NET
20 3076 (12.71%) Computer Science
21 3058 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
22 2968 (12.26%) XML
23 2881 (11.90%) Git (software)
24 2684 (11.09%) AngularJS
25 2610 (10.78%) NoSQL
26 2584 (10.67%) Jenkins
27 2577 (10.64%) Banking
28 2549 (10.53%) J2EE
29 2541 (10.50%) Hibernate
30 2488 (10.28%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1762 (7.28%) Tomcat
2 1355 (5.60%) JBoss
3 1296 (5.35%) Apache
4 1061 (4.38%) Apache Spark
5 1018 (4.20%) WebSphere
6 821 (3.39%) WebLogic
7 809 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
8 433 (1.79%) IIS
9 418 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 396 (1.64%) Confluence
11 388 (1.60%) CMS
12 335 (1.38%) Apache Pig
13 333 (1.38%) Jetty
14 332 (1.37%) Apache Solr
15 258 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 233 (0.96%) OpenStack
17 222 (0.92%) Mule
18 192 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
19 180 (0.74%) GlassFish
20 171 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 547 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 149 (0.62%) MS Office
3 91 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 65 (0.27%) SPSS
5 43 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 37 (0.15%) MS Project
7 28 (0.12%) MS Visio
8 18 (0.074%) Simulink
9 17 (0.070%) FrameMaker
10 16 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
11 14 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (0.029%) InVision
13 4 (0.017%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.017%) CATIA
13 4 (0.017%) GNU Octave
13 4 (0.017%) OrCAD
13 4 (0.017%) Siemens NX
14 3 (0.012%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.008%) EngageOne
15 2 (0.008%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 187 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 101 (0.42%) Magento
3 74 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
4 70 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 69 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 63 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 59 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
8 38 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
9 36 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 33 (0.14%) RMDS
11 32 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
12 31 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
13 27 (0.11%) SAP ECC
14 23 (0.095%) Maximo
15 22 (0.091%) SAP MDM
16 21 (0.087%) BusinessWorks
17 20 (0.083%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
17 20 (0.083%) Temenos T24
18 19 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
19 18 (0.074%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2378 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
2 903 (3.73%) SaaS
3 699 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 510 (2.11%) GitHub
5 273 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 234 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 217 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 199 (0.82%) PaaS
9 170 (0.70%) IaaS
10 115 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 95 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 80 (0.33%) Google Play
13 70 (0.29%) Office 365
14 63 (0.26%) Force.com
15 57 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
16 56 (0.23%) Google Analytics
17 55 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
18 54 (0.22%) Google App Engine
18 54 (0.22%) Heroku
19 51 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 739 (3.05%) HTTP
2 606 (2.50%) Internet
3 437 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 272 (1.12%) Firewall
5 226 (0.93%) DNS
6 218 (0.90%) SSL
7 211 (0.87%) LDAP
8 112 (0.46%) FTP
8 112 (0.46%) Network Security
9 111 (0.46%) LAN
10 104 (0.43%) SAN
11 89 (0.37%) WAN
12 82 (0.34%) Kerberos
13 74 (0.31%) SMTP
14 72 (0.30%) DHCP
15 68 (0.28%) Wireless
16 61 (0.25%) Wireshark
17 60 (0.25%) iSCSI
18 59 (0.24%) Multicast
19 54 (0.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2610 (10.78%) NoSQL
2 2210 (9.13%) Big Data
3 2159 (8.92%) SQL Server
4 2142 (8.85%) MySQL
5 1724 (7.12%) MongoDB
6 1665 (6.88%) Relational Database
7 1632 (6.74%) Hadoop
8 937 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 791 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
10 713 (2.95%) RDBMS
11 669 (2.76%) Oracle Database
12 477 (1.97%) Apache Hive
13 447 (1.85%) Redis
14 412 (1.70%) HBase
15 354 (1.46%) DB2
16 353 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
17 245 (1.01%) Neo4j
18 201 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 166 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 162 (0.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2881 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 2584 (10.67%) Jenkins
3 2153 (8.89%) Maven
4 2053 (8.48%) Selenium
5 1750 (7.23%) JUnit
6 1349 (5.57%) JIRA
7 1278 (5.28%) Cucumber
8 1161 (4.80%) Subversion
9 694 (2.87%) Gradle
10 673 (2.78%) Eclipse
11 621 (2.57%) WebDriver
12 617 (2.55%) Ant
13 574 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 463 (1.91%) Mockito
15 357 (1.47%) JMeter
16 344 (1.42%) TeamCity
17 311 (1.28%) IntelliJ
17 311 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
18 307 (1.27%) SoapUI
19 270 (1.12%) TestNG
General
1 5732 (23.68%) Finance
2 2577 (10.64%) Banking
3 1292 (5.34%) Retail
4 1118 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 792 (3.27%) Games
6 725 (2.99%) Marketing
7 661 (2.73%) Investment Banking
8 602 (2.49%) Advertising
9 592 (2.45%) Front Office
10 370 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 349 (1.44%) Publishing
12 279 (1.15%) Electronics
13 231 (0.95%) Financial Institution
14 219 (0.90%) Back Office
15 195 (0.81%) Legal
16 116 (0.48%) Automotive
17 114 (0.47%) Law
18 111 (0.46%) Military
19 90 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
20 64 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13011 (53.74%) Developer
2 8354 (34.51%) Java Developer
3 2915 (12.04%) Senior Developer
4 2297 (9.49%) Senior Java Developer
5 2100 (8.67%) Software Engineer
6 1828 (7.55%) Architect
7 1818 (7.51%) Java Engineer
8 1347 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 1137 (4.70%) Analyst
10 986 (4.07%) Java Software Engineer
11 875 (3.61%) Graduate
12 843 (3.48%) Consultant
13 815 (3.37%) Junior
14 739 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
15 735 (3.04%) Lead Developer
16 732 (3.02%) C# Developer
17 725 (2.99%) Java Software Developer
18 698 (2.88%) DevOps Engineer
19 678 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
20 655 (2.71%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5321 (21.98%) HTML
2 5006 (20.68%) Spring
3 3854 (15.92%) CSS
4 3659 (15.11%) Web Services
5 3340 (13.80%) .NET
6 2968 (12.26%) XML
7 2684 (11.09%) AngularJS
8 2549 (10.53%) J2EE
9 2541 (10.50%) Hibernate
10 2488 (10.28%) REST
11 1818 (7.51%) RESTful
12 1813 (7.49%) HTML5
13 1737 (7.17%) Node.js
14 1673 (6.91%) SOAP
15 1536 (6.34%) jQuery
16 1219 (5.04%) JSON
17 1194 (4.93%) Java EE
18 1136 (4.69%) JMS
19 1116 (4.61%) React
20 822 (3.40%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3076 (12.71%) Computer Science
2 1389 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 988 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 921 (3.80%) Fintech
5 903 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
6 870 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 758 (3.13%) User Experience
8 545 (2.25%) Data Structures
9 541 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 371 (1.53%) Equities
11 367 (1.52%) Derivative
12 325 (1.34%) Management Information System
13 277 (1.14%) Client/Server
14 261 (1.08%) Hedge funds
15 249 (1.03%) Fixed Income
16 207 (0.86%) iPad
17 183 (0.76%) Data Centre
18 178 (0.74%) Virtual Team
19 148 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
20 144 (0.59%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4988 (20.60%) Linux
2 2358 (9.74%) Unix
3 1921 (7.93%) Windows
4 1295 (5.35%) Android
5 902 (3.73%) Apple iOS
6 354 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 315 (1.30%) CentOS
8 288 (1.19%) Windows Server
9 193 (0.80%) Solaris
10 172 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 102 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 90 (0.37%) Mac OS X
13 67 (0.28%) AIX
14 59 (0.24%) Debian
15 51 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 50 (0.21%) Mac OS
17 49 (0.20%) Windows 7
17 49 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
18 33 (0.14%) Fedora
19 29 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11998 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4773 (19.71%) Software Engineering
3 4715 (19.48%) TDD
4 4127 (17.05%) Scrum
5 3528 (14.57%) OO
6 3058 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
7 2461 (10.17%) BDD
8 2386 (9.86%) DevOps
9 2136 (8.82%) SDLC
10 1939 (8.01%) E-Commerce
11 1894 (7.82%) Open Source
12 1781 (7.36%) MVC
13 1721 (7.11%) SOA
14 1706 (7.05%) Web Development
15 1624 (6.71%) Mentoring
16 1609 (6.65%) Multithreading
17 1570 (6.48%) Microservices
18 1337 (5.52%) OOP
19 1286 (5.31%) Unit Testing
20 1283 (5.30%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7140 (29.49%) SQL
2 6978 (28.82%) JavaScript
3 4912 (20.29%) Python
4 4603 (19.01%) C#
5 3530 (14.58%) C++
6 2312 (9.55%) Scala
7 1889 (7.80%) PHP
8 1791 (7.40%) Ruby
9 1532 (6.33%) C
10 1354 (5.59%) Perl
11 962 (3.97%) Bash Shell
12 786 (3.25%) PL/SQL
13 658 (2.72%) Groovy
14 622 (2.57%) Shell Script
15 601 (2.48%) Go
16 424 (1.75%) Objective-C
17 405 (1.67%) T-SQL
18 399 (1.65%) PowerShell
19 317 (1.31%) R
20 262 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4121 (17.02%) Degree
2 1044 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 436 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 414 (1.71%) DV Cleared
5 403 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 385 (1.59%) PhD
7 348 (1.44%) ISEB
8 154 (0.64%) CISSP
9 114 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 74 (0.31%) CEH
11 73 (0.30%) CISA
12 61 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 61 (0.25%) CREST Certified
13 59 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 57 (0.24%) CCNA
15 53 (0.22%) AWS Certification
16 52 (0.21%) PMI Certification
17 49 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 47 (0.19%) Sun Certification
19 45 (0.19%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1909 (7.89%) QA
2 204 (0.84%) SDET
3 139 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 130 (0.54%) SLA
5 79 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 68 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 29 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 29 (0.12%) MiFID
8 19 (0.078%) GCP
9 16 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
10 14 (0.058%) EMIR
11 10 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (0.037%) HL7
13 8 (0.033%) WCAG
14 7 (0.029%) ISO 14001
15 6 (0.025%) GDPR
15 6 (0.025%) PA-DSS
15 6 (0.025%) SEPA
16 4 (0.017%) Actionable Recommendations
16 4 (0.017%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1224 (5.06%) Docker
2 411 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 268 (1.11%) Active Directory
4 180 (0.74%) HDFS
5 174 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 109 (0.45%) Apache Flume
7 92 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 92 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 90 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
9 67 (0.28%) KVM
10 63 (0.26%) vSphere
11 59 (0.24%) NFS
12 54 (0.22%) Xen
13 43 (0.18%) Firmware
14 36 (0.15%) Varnish
15 34 (0.14%) VirtualBox
16 31 (0.13%) SRDF
17 27 (0.11%) vCloud
18 25 (0.10%) XenServer
19 20 (0.083%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1181 (4.88%) Puppet
2 886 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 850 (3.51%) Ansible
4 292 (1.21%) Kubernetes
5 217 (0.90%) Nagios
6 163 (0.67%) Salt
7 160 (0.66%) Kibana
8 131 (0.54%) Terraform
9 120 (0.50%) Mesos
10 105 (0.43%) logstash
11 104 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
12 99 (0.41%) Oozie
13 79 (0.33%) Grafana
14 68 (0.28%) Nmap
15 58 (0.24%) Graphite
15 58 (0.24%) Nessus
16 54 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
17 51 (0.21%) Packer
18 48 (0.20%) Tivoli
19 39 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 3625 (14.97%) Oracle
2 1274 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 655 (2.71%) IBM
4 640 (2.64%) Google
5 612 (2.53%) SAP
6 543 (2.24%) Red Hat
7 530 (2.19%) VMware
8 388 (1.60%) Adobe
9 373 (1.54%) TIBCO
10 338 (1.40%) Sybase
11 312 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
12 304 (1.26%) hybris
13 253 (1.05%) HP
14 208 (0.86%) Atlassian
15 173 (0.71%) Splunk
16 164 (0.68%) Tableau
17 153 (0.63%) Talend
18 141 (0.58%) MuleSoft
19 138 (0.57%) Cisco
20 113 (0.47%) Apple
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + pension + bonus + 25 days' hols
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus, Pension & Flexible benefits.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cititec
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago