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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 12660 14629 13673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.70% 14.69% 12.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.46% 27.76% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10682 12391 11596
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 £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
46108 52701 53264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.55% 52.93% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39892 45715 45960
Median salary £47,500 £46,400 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.37% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6318 £65,000 +8.33% 856
South East 0 1959 £50,000 +5.26% 216
East of England +4 1003 £49,500 +16.47% 134
South West +3 948 £49,000 +15.29% 131
North West +1 722 £47,500 +11.76% 134
Yorkshire 0 638 £47,500 +7.95% 112
West Midlands 0 480 £42,765 +0.62% 59
East Midlands -1 409 £49,500 +23.75% 45
North East +7 114 £37,500 +7.14% 27
Midlands +11 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 12165 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 7530 (29.64%) SQL
3 7127 (28.05%) JavaScript
4 5850 (23.03%) Finance
5 5671 (22.32%) HTML
6 5161 (20.31%) Spring
7 5143 (20.24%) Linux
8 5049 (19.87%) Python
9 4862 (19.14%) Software Engineering
10 4845 (19.07%) TDD
11 4680 (18.42%) C#
12 4422 (17.40%) Degree
13 4307 (16.95%) Scrum
14 4065 (16.00%) Oracle
15 4015 (15.80%) CSS
16 3965 (15.61%) Web Services
17 3633 (14.30%) OO
18 3610 (14.21%) C++
19 3525 (13.87%) .NET
20 3169 (12.47%) Computer Science
21 3016 (11.87%) XML
22 2981 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
23 2964 (11.67%) Git (software)
24 2783 (10.95%) NoSQL
25 2777 (10.93%) J2EE
26 2708 (10.66%) AngularJS
27 2673 (10.52%) Jenkins
28 2649 (10.43%) REST
29 2637 (10.38%) Hibernate
30 2623 (10.32%) Unix

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 1842 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 1421 (5.59%) Apache
3 1386 (5.46%) JBoss
4 1071 (4.22%) Apache Spark
5 1040 (4.09%) WebSphere
6 938 (3.69%) WebLogic
7 920 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
8 497 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 433 (1.70%) CMS
10 420 (1.65%) IIS
11 373 (1.47%) Confluence
12 369 (1.45%) Apache Pig
13 351 (1.38%) Apache Solr
14 318 (1.25%) Jetty
15 250 (0.98%) Mule
16 249 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 227 (0.89%) SharePoint
18 225 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
19 210 (0.83%) nginx
20 206 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 590 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 184 (0.72%) MS Office
3 102 (0.40%) SPSS
4 84 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 58 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 53 (0.21%) MS Project
7 43 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 26 (0.10%) FrameMaker
9 25 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
10 21 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
11 17 (0.067%) Simulink
12 12 (0.047%) GNU Octave
13 8 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.031%) HipChat
14 6 (0.024%) Gephi
15 5 (0.020%) InDesign
15 5 (0.020%) Siemens NX
16 4 (0.016%) CATIA
16 4 (0.016%) InVision
16 4 (0.016%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 179 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 107 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 104 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 83 (0.33%) Magento
5 51 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 48 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 41 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 40 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
9 33 (0.13%) SAP hybris
9 33 (0.13%) SAP MII
10 31 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
11 30 (0.12%) Maximo
12 29 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
12 29 (0.11%) RMDS
13 26 (0.10%) Aligne
13 26 (0.10%) SAP CRM
14 25 (0.098%) SAP ECC
15 23 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
16 22 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
17 21 (0.083%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2332 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 883 (3.48%) SaaS
3 628 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 502 (1.98%) GitHub
5 321 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 279 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 229 (0.90%) PaaS
8 211 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 168 (0.66%) IaaS
10 147 (0.58%) Amazon S3
11 78 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 77 (0.30%) Google Play
13 72 (0.28%) Force.com
14 60 (0.24%) Heroku
15 59 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 56 (0.22%) Office 365
17 54 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
18 49 (0.19%) OpenShift
19 45 (0.18%) Google App Engine
20 41 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 758 (2.98%) HTTP
2 735 (2.89%) Internet
3 462 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 273 (1.07%) DNS
5 260 (1.02%) SSL
6 234 (0.92%) Firewall
7 206 (0.81%) LDAP
8 162 (0.64%) Network Security
9 96 (0.38%) SAN
10 87 (0.34%) Kerberos
10 87 (0.34%) LAN
11 86 (0.34%) FTP
12 84 (0.33%) SMTP
13 81 (0.32%) WAN
14 78 (0.31%) Multicast
14 78 (0.31%) Wireshark
15 75 (0.30%) Intranet
16 72 (0.28%) Wireless
17 69 (0.27%) HTTPS
18 52 (0.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2783 (10.95%) NoSQL
2 2348 (9.24%) Big Data
2 2348 (9.24%) MySQL
3 2162 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 1967 (7.74%) MongoDB
5 1765 (6.95%) Hadoop
6 1708 (6.72%) Relational Database
7 1035 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 820 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
9 781 (3.07%) Oracle Database
9 781 (3.07%) RDBMS
10 519 (2.04%) Apache Hive
11 446 (1.76%) Redis
12 402 (1.58%) HBase
13 392 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
14 364 (1.43%) DB2
15 263 (1.04%) Neo4j
16 174 (0.68%) Couchbase
17 164 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 159 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2964 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 2673 (10.52%) Jenkins
3 2105 (8.29%) Maven
4 1937 (7.62%) Selenium
5 1755 (6.91%) JUnit
6 1412 (5.56%) JIRA
7 1295 (5.10%) Cucumber
8 1254 (4.94%) Subversion
9 768 (3.02%) Gradle
10 750 (2.95%) Eclipse
11 656 (2.58%) Ant
12 579 (2.28%) WebDriver
13 556 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 526 (2.07%) Mockito
15 379 (1.49%) TeamCity
16 376 (1.48%) JMeter
17 299 (1.18%) SoapUI
17 299 (1.18%) TestNG
18 293 (1.15%) Visual Studio
19 281 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5850 (23.03%) Finance
2 2500 (9.84%) Banking
3 1293 (5.09%) Retail
4 1202 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 914 (3.60%) Games
6 739 (2.91%) Marketing
7 651 (2.56%) Front Office
8 645 (2.54%) Investment Banking
9 528 (2.08%) Advertising
10 380 (1.50%) Publishing
11 337 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 307 (1.21%) Financial Institution
13 248 (0.98%) Back Office
14 233 (0.92%) Electronics
15 194 (0.76%) Law
16 185 (0.73%) Legal
17 130 (0.51%) Automotive
18 109 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
19 88 (0.35%) Aerospace
20 82 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13682 (53.85%) Developer
2 8937 (35.18%) Java Developer
3 3076 (12.11%) Senior Developer
4 2398 (9.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 2134 (8.40%) Architect
6 2055 (8.09%) Software Engineer
7 1737 (6.84%) Java Engineer
8 1411 (5.55%) Software Developer
9 1392 (5.48%) Analyst
10 992 (3.90%) Graduate
11 971 (3.82%) Java Software Engineer
12 907 (3.57%) Consultant
13 866 (3.41%) Java Software Developer
14 801 (3.15%) Junior
15 779 (3.07%) Lead Developer
16 766 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
17 731 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
18 680 (2.68%) C# Developer
19 659 (2.59%) Agile Developer
20 645 (2.54%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5671 (22.32%) HTML
2 5161 (20.31%) Spring
3 4015 (15.80%) CSS
4 3965 (15.61%) Web Services
5 3525 (13.87%) .NET
6 3016 (11.87%) XML
7 2777 (10.93%) J2EE
8 2708 (10.66%) AngularJS
9 2649 (10.43%) REST
10 2637 (10.38%) Hibernate
11 2043 (8.04%) HTML5
12 1868 (7.35%) RESTful
13 1856 (7.31%) SOAP
14 1785 (7.03%) Node.js
15 1722 (6.78%) jQuery
16 1361 (5.36%) JSON
17 1352 (5.32%) Java EE
18 1140 (4.49%) JMS
19 984 (3.87%) React
20 933 (3.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3169 (12.47%) Computer Science
2 1617 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1086 (4.27%) Mathematics
4 1005 (3.96%) Algorithms
5 989 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
6 899 (3.54%) Mobile App
7 843 (3.32%) User Experience
8 812 (3.20%) Fintech
9 560 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 547 (2.15%) Data Structures
11 455 (1.79%) Derivative
12 427 (1.68%) Equities
12 427 (1.68%) Physics
13 380 (1.50%) Visualisation
14 371 (1.46%) Management Information System
15 279 (1.10%) Fixed Income
16 250 (0.98%) Client/Server
17 246 (0.97%) Hedge funds
18 237 (0.93%) iPad
19 223 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 5143 (20.24%) Linux
2 2623 (10.32%) Unix
3 2091 (8.23%) Windows
4 1378 (5.42%) Android
5 910 (3.58%) Apple iOS
6 351 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 317 (1.25%) CentOS
8 266 (1.05%) Windows Server
9 228 (0.90%) Solaris
10 181 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 82 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 78 (0.31%) AIX
13 71 (0.28%) Debian
13 71 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 62 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 49 (0.19%) Fedora
16 48 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 43 (0.17%) Windows 7
18 42 (0.17%) VxWorks
19 41 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12165 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 4862 (19.14%) Software Engineering
3 4845 (19.07%) TDD
4 4307 (16.95%) Scrum
5 3633 (14.30%) OO
6 2981 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
7 2515 (9.90%) BDD
8 2260 (8.90%) DevOps
9 2205 (8.68%) Open Source
10 2192 (8.63%) SDLC
11 1939 (7.63%) MVC
12 1908 (7.51%) E-Commerce
13 1760 (6.93%) Web Development
14 1747 (6.88%) Mentoring
15 1728 (6.80%) SOA
16 1681 (6.62%) Multithreading
17 1460 (5.75%) OOP
18 1458 (5.74%) Microservices
19 1310 (5.16%) Kanban
20 1289 (5.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7530 (29.64%) SQL
2 7127 (28.05%) JavaScript
3 5049 (19.87%) Python
4 4680 (18.42%) C#
5 3610 (14.21%) C++
6 2586 (10.18%) Scala
7 2070 (8.15%) PHP
8 1920 (7.56%) Ruby
9 1649 (6.49%) C
10 1540 (6.06%) Perl
11 1012 (3.98%) Bash Shell
12 903 (3.55%) PL/SQL
13 707 (2.78%) Groovy
14 694 (2.73%) Shell Script
15 522 (2.05%) Go
16 466 (1.83%) Objective-C
17 373 (1.47%) T-SQL
18 358 (1.41%) PowerShell
19 334 (1.31%) R
20 318 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4422 (17.40%) Degree
2 1140 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 524 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 465 (1.83%) DV Cleared
5 416 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 403 (1.59%) PhD
7 398 (1.57%) ISEB
8 153 (0.60%) CISSP
9 150 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 117 (0.46%) CREST Certified
11 104 (0.41%) CEH
12 82 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 79 (0.31%) OSCP
14 74 (0.29%) CISA
15 68 (0.27%) GIAC
16 62 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
17 59 (0.23%) CCNA
17 59 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 56 (0.22%) AWS Certification
19 53 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1903 (7.49%) QA
2 178 (0.70%) SLA
3 166 (0.65%) SDET
4 133 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 87 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 75 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 24 (0.094%) ISO 9001
8 22 (0.087%) SEPA
9 21 (0.083%) MiFID
10 20 (0.079%) GCP
11 15 (0.059%) WCAG
12 14 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.051%) HL7
13 13 (0.051%) ISO 14001
14 11 (0.043%) ISO 8583
15 10 (0.039%) PA-DSS
16 9 (0.035%) Dodd-Frank
17 7 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 7816
18 6 (0.024%) EMIR
19 4 (0.016%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 1228 (4.83%) Docker
2 440 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 262 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 213 (0.84%) HDFS
5 179 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 150 (0.59%) Apache Flume
7 117 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 103 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 81 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
10 73 (0.29%) vSphere
11 52 (0.20%) KVM
12 47 (0.18%) Firmware
13 41 (0.16%) NFS
14 40 (0.16%) Varnish
15 34 (0.13%) Xen
16 31 (0.12%) vCloud
17 26 (0.10%) VirtualBox
18 24 (0.094%) iptables
19 23 (0.091%) LXC
20 22 (0.087%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1248 (4.91%) Puppet
2 879 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
3 861 (3.39%) Ansible
4 242 (0.95%) Kubernetes
5 201 (0.79%) Nagios
6 159 (0.63%) Salt
7 147 (0.58%) Kibana
8 133 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
9 115 (0.45%) Oozie
10 106 (0.42%) logstash
11 101 (0.40%) Nessus
12 100 (0.39%) Nmap
13 96 (0.38%) Mesos
14 95 (0.37%) Terraform
15 89 (0.35%) Control-M
16 85 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
17 78 (0.31%) Grafana
18 74 (0.29%) Graphite
19 47 (0.18%) Tivoli
20 46 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4065 (16.00%) Oracle
2 1284 (5.05%) Microsoft
3 720 (2.83%) IBM
4 665 (2.62%) SAP
5 580 (2.28%) VMware
6 567 (2.23%) Google
7 559 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 449 (1.77%) Sybase
9 393 (1.55%) Adobe
10 380 (1.50%) TIBCO
11 337 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 284 (1.12%) HP
13 282 (1.11%) Atlassian
14 268 (1.05%) hybris
15 197 (0.78%) MuleSoft
16 185 (0.73%) Tableau
17 161 (0.63%) Splunk
18 160 (0.63%) Cisco
19 135 (0.53%) Informatica
20 134 (0.53%) Talend
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Health Care
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40k-£50k plus pension and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Excellent salary and benefits on offer
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Remote Working.
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, regular pay reviews
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Concept Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension, healthcare & Bonus (company perform
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits. p/t working will be pro-rata
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago