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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 12892 14291 14982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.08% 13.95% 13.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.63% 27.16% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10965 12128 12507
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
48415 52611 56211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.86% 51.36% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42323 45302 47633
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 6573 £65,000 +8.33% 899
South East 0 2200 £50,000 +11.11% 255
East of England +2 931 £47,500 +5.55% 136
South West -3 912 £45,000 +5.88% 167
North West +1 685 £45,000 +5.88% 187
Yorkshire 0 628 £42,500 -5.55% 128
West Midlands +1 460 £42,500 - 77
East Midlands -2 367 £43,750 +4.16% 87
North East -2 113 £35,000 -12.50% 37
Midlands -5 3 £60,000 -14.28%
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 12374 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 7559 (29.17%) SQL
3 7150 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 5967 (23.03%) Finance
5 5731 (22.12%) HTML
6 5242 (20.23%) Spring
7 5136 (19.82%) Linux
8 5089 (19.64%) TDD
9 5074 (19.58%) Degree
10 4909 (18.95%) Software Engineering
11 4731 (18.26%) Python
12 4708 (18.17%) C#
13 4618 (17.82%) Scrum
14 4571 (17.64%) Oracle
15 4308 (16.63%) Web Services
16 4112 (15.87%) CSS
17 3870 (14.94%) C++
18 3749 (14.47%) .NET
19 3741 (14.44%) OO
20 3389 (13.08%) Computer Science
21 3288 (12.69%) XML
22 3100 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
23 3038 (11.73%) Git (software)
24 2820 (10.88%) Unix
25 2813 (10.86%) J2EE
26 2714 (10.47%) Jenkins
27 2666 (10.29%) Hibernate
28 2580 (9.96%) MySQL
29 2578 (9.95%) REST
30 2549 (9.84%) BDD

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 1855 (7.16%) Tomcat
2 1364 (5.26%) Apache
3 1253 (4.84%) JBoss
4 1037 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 947 (3.65%) WebSphere
6 830 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
7 784 (3.03%) WebLogic
8 468 (1.81%) CMS
9 370 (1.43%) Confluence
10 356 (1.37%) Apache Solr
11 349 (1.35%) IIS
12 333 (1.29%) Apache Pig
13 279 (1.08%) Mule
14 261 (1.01%) SharePoint
15 229 (0.88%) nginx
16 227 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
17 219 (0.85%) SAS
18 213 (0.82%) Jetty
19 201 (0.78%) OpenStack
20 185 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 644 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 211 (0.81%) MS Office
3 105 (0.41%) SPSS
4 83 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 71 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 59 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 52 (0.20%) MS Project
8 37 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 29 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 26 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
11 20 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 18 (0.069%) HipChat
13 17 (0.066%) Gliffy
14 16 (0.062%) GNU Octave
15 10 (0.039%) FrameMaker
16 9 (0.035%) Mathematica
17 7 (0.027%) S-PLUS
18 6 (0.023%) Gephi
18 6 (0.023%) GIMP
18 6 (0.023%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 188 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 119 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 109 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 86 (0.33%) Magento
5 39 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
6 36 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
6 36 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 34 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 32 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 30 (0.12%) BASE24
10 29 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 28 (0.11%) SAP MII
12 27 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
12 27 (0.10%) Eloqua
13 25 (0.096%) SAP CRM
14 22 (0.085%) BusinessWorks
15 21 (0.081%) Oracle Applications
15 21 (0.081%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 20 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
17 19 (0.073%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 2157 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
2 852 (3.29%) SaaS
3 595 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 464 (1.79%) GitHub
5 337 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
5 337 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 288 (1.11%) PaaS
7 203 (0.78%) IaaS
8 170 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 156 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 118 (0.46%) Force.com
11 92 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 81 (0.31%) Google Play
13 74 (0.29%) OpenShift
14 67 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 60 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 56 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 52 (0.20%) Google Analytics
18 50 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 48 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 783 (3.02%) Internet
2 713 (2.75%) HTTP
3 444 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 308 (1.19%) DNS
5 273 (1.05%) Firewall
6 204 (0.79%) Network Security
7 203 (0.78%) SSL
8 197 (0.76%) LDAP
9 115 (0.44%) SAN
10 103 (0.40%) Multicast
11 89 (0.34%) VPN
12 82 (0.32%) Wireless
13 79 (0.30%) HTTPS
14 76 (0.29%) FTP
15 73 (0.28%) Intranet
16 66 (0.25%) SMTP
16 66 (0.25%) Wireshark
17 65 (0.25%) LAN
18 61 (0.24%) SSH
18 61 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2580 (9.96%) MySQL
2 2540 (9.80%) NoSQL
3 2378 (9.18%) Big Data
4 2308 (8.91%) SQL Server
5 1847 (7.13%) MongoDB
6 1768 (6.82%) Relational Database
7 1740 (6.72%) Hadoop
8 990 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 959 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
10 803 (3.10%) Oracle Database
11 769 (2.97%) RDBMS
12 537 (2.07%) Apache Hive
13 376 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
14 362 (1.40%) DB2
15 354 (1.37%) HBase
16 353 (1.36%) Redis
17 290 (1.12%) Data Mining
18 259 (1.00%) Neo4j
19 219 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 180 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3038 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 2714 (10.47%) Jenkins
3 2199 (8.49%) Maven
4 1976 (7.63%) Selenium
5 1967 (7.59%) JUnit
6 1678 (6.48%) JIRA
7 1350 (5.21%) Cucumber
8 1340 (5.17%) Subversion
9 918 (3.54%) Eclipse
10 836 (3.23%) Gradle
11 827 (3.19%) Ant
12 694 (2.68%) WebDriver
13 583 (2.25%) Mockito
14 473 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 423 (1.63%) JMeter
16 368 (1.42%) TeamCity
17 365 (1.41%) TestNG
18 328 (1.27%) SoapUI
19 317 (1.22%) Hudson
20 295 (1.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 5967 (23.03%) Finance
2 2112 (8.15%) Banking
3 1263 (4.87%) Telecoms
4 1241 (4.79%) Retail
5 1050 (4.05%) Games
6 754 (2.91%) Marketing
7 666 (2.57%) Front Office
8 595 (2.30%) Investment Banking
9 386 (1.49%) Advertising
10 368 (1.42%) Publishing
11 318 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 317 (1.22%) Law
13 316 (1.22%) Manufacturing
14 274 (1.06%) Back Office
15 239 (0.92%) Electronics
16 181 (0.70%) Legal
16 181 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
17 166 (0.64%) Automotive
18 134 (0.52%) Aerospace
19 106 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13976 (53.94%) Developer
2 9069 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 3136 (12.10%) Senior Developer
4 2298 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 2095 (8.09%) Architect
6 1896 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 1667 (6.43%) Java Engineer
8 1588 (6.13%) Analyst
9 1432 (5.53%) Software Developer
10 1033 (3.99%) Lead Developer
11 1015 (3.92%) Graduate
12 943 (3.64%) Consultant
13 927 (3.58%) Java Software Developer
14 865 (3.34%) Java Software Engineer
15 830 (3.20%) Junior
16 823 (3.18%) JavaScript Developer
17 810 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
18 788 (3.04%) Agile Developer
19 694 (2.68%) Tester
20 688 (2.66%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5731 (22.12%) HTML
2 5242 (20.23%) Spring
3 4308 (16.63%) Web Services
4 4112 (15.87%) CSS
5 3749 (14.47%) .NET
6 3288 (12.69%) XML
7 2813 (10.86%) J2EE
8 2666 (10.29%) Hibernate
9 2578 (9.95%) REST
10 2355 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 2181 (8.42%) HTML5
12 2000 (7.72%) RESTful
13 1979 (7.64%) SOAP
14 1922 (7.42%) jQuery
15 1561 (6.02%) Java EE
16 1548 (5.97%) Node.js
17 1525 (5.89%) JSON
18 1203 (4.64%) JMS
19 1100 (4.25%) JSP
20 1004 (3.87%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3389 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 1919 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1139 (4.40%) Mathematics
4 1082 (4.18%) Mobile App
5 962 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
6 886 (3.42%) Algorithms
7 877 (3.38%) User Experience
8 695 (2.68%) Fintech
9 544 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 500 (1.93%) Data Structures
11 438 (1.69%) Visualisation
12 417 (1.61%) Equities
13 408 (1.57%) Management Information System
14 402 (1.55%) Derivative
15 370 (1.43%) Physics
16 337 (1.30%) Hedge funds
17 303 (1.17%) iPad
18 275 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
19 247 (0.95%) Fixed Income
20 237 (0.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5136 (19.82%) Linux
2 2820 (10.88%) Unix
3 2315 (8.93%) Windows
4 1639 (6.33%) Android
5 1065 (4.11%) Apple iOS
6 405 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 327 (1.26%) Windows Server
8 309 (1.19%) CentOS
9 270 (1.04%) Solaris
10 232 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 87 (0.34%) AIX
12 86 (0.33%) Debian
13 79 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 73 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
15 68 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 66 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
17 65 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
17 65 (0.25%) Windows Phone
18 54 (0.21%) VxWorks
19 48 (0.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12374 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 5089 (19.64%) TDD
3 4909 (18.95%) Software Engineering
4 4618 (17.82%) Scrum
5 3741 (14.44%) OO
6 3100 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
7 2549 (9.84%) BDD
8 2379 (9.18%) Open Source
9 2192 (8.46%) DevOps
10 2116 (8.17%) SDLC
11 2026 (7.82%) E-Commerce
12 1877 (7.24%) MVC
13 1850 (7.14%) Multithreading
14 1743 (6.73%) Mentoring
15 1736 (6.70%) Web Development
16 1722 (6.65%) SOA
17 1496 (5.77%) OOP
18 1440 (5.56%) Unit Testing
19 1436 (5.54%) Analytics
20 1238 (4.78%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7559 (29.17%) SQL
2 7150 (27.60%) JavaScript
3 4731 (18.26%) Python
4 4708 (18.17%) C#
5 3870 (14.94%) C++
6 2417 (9.33%) Scala
7 2294 (8.85%) PHP
8 2052 (7.92%) Ruby
9 1708 (6.59%) C
10 1534 (5.92%) Perl
11 1047 (4.04%) PL/SQL
12 915 (3.53%) Bash Shell
13 760 (2.93%) Groovy
14 711 (2.74%) Shell Script
15 571 (2.20%) Objective-C
16 423 (1.63%) R
17 415 (1.60%) VB.NET
18 367 (1.42%) T-SQL
19 355 (1.37%) Clojure
20 354 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 5074 (19.58%) Degree
2 1167 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 579 (2.23%) SC Cleared
4 454 (1.75%) ISEB
5 451 (1.74%) PhD
6 443 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 422 (1.63%) DV Cleared
8 169 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 152 (0.59%) CREST Certified
10 87 (0.34%) CEH
11 82 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 81 (0.31%) CISSP
13 78 (0.30%) Sun Certification
14 76 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 68 (0.26%) OSCP
16 59 (0.23%) GIAC
16 59 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
17 58 (0.22%) SANS
18 57 (0.22%) PMP
18 57 (0.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2285 (8.82%) QA
2 221 (0.85%) SLA
3 148 (0.57%) SDET
4 103 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 85 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 68 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 29 (0.11%) SEPA
8 28 (0.11%) HL7
9 21 (0.081%) WCAG
10 18 (0.069%) ISO 8583
11 16 (0.062%) ISO 9001
11 16 (0.062%) MiFID
12 15 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 7816
12 15 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 14 (0.054%) ISO 14001
14 9 (0.035%) GCP
14 9 (0.035%) ISO20022
15 7 (0.027%) Section 508
16 6 (0.023%) DICOM
16 6 (0.023%) ISO15022
System Software
1 1117 (4.31%) Docker
2 442 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 235 (0.91%) HDFS
4 220 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 169 (0.65%) Apache Flume
6 130 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 106 (0.41%) Hyper-V
8 104 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 67 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 63 (0.24%) KVM
11 58 (0.22%) vSphere
12 54 (0.21%) VirtualBox
13 49 (0.19%) Xen
14 42 (0.16%) VMware ESX
15 37 (0.14%) Firmware
16 34 (0.13%) NFS
17 32 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
18 29 (0.11%) Squid
19 28 (0.11%) LXC
20 25 (0.096%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1293 (4.99%) Puppet
2 856 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 790 (3.05%) Ansible
4 241 (0.93%) Nagios
5 198 (0.76%) Kubernetes
6 181 (0.70%) Salt
7 138 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
8 118 (0.46%) Mesos
9 108 (0.42%) Control-M
9 108 (0.42%) Kibana
10 98 (0.38%) Oozie
11 95 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
11 95 (0.37%) Nessus
12 88 (0.34%) Graphite
13 86 (0.33%) logstash
14 83 (0.32%) Nmap
15 72 (0.28%) ZABBIX
16 65 (0.25%) Terraform
17 63 (0.24%) Grafana
18 61 (0.24%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4571 (17.64%) Oracle
2 1382 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 707 (2.73%) IBM
4 679 (2.62%) SAP
5 572 (2.21%) Google
6 559 (2.16%) Red Hat
7 558 (2.15%) VMware
8 397 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
9 364 (1.40%) Sybase
10 359 (1.39%) Adobe
11 337 (1.30%) TIBCO
12 320 (1.24%) HP
13 300 (1.16%) hybris
14 251 (0.97%) Atlassian
15 195 (0.75%) MuleSoft
16 192 (0.74%) Tableau
17 188 (0.73%) Informatica
18 170 (0.66%) Splunk
19 156 (0.60%) Sun
20 141 (0.54%) Apple
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + Life Assurance + more
Posted: 9 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Remote Working
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £49000 - £57500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £58000 - £76000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago