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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / England
Rank 9 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 11812 13384 12714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.93% 14.34% 12.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.66% 27.22% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9972 11474 10699
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 £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
42705 49177 49745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.98% 52.68% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36970 42868 42983
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 January 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 January 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 5786 £65,000 +8.33% 874
South East +1 1877 £47,500 - 260
South West +6 998 £45,000 +5.88% 144
East of England +3 928 £45,000 +5.88% 125
North West 0 693 £47,500 +5.55% 106
Yorkshire -1 622 £47,500 +10.46% 126
West Midlands -2 409 £45,000 +5.88% 58
East Midlands 0 344 £50,000 +25.00% 46
North East +15 116 £37,500 +7.14% 29
Midlands +15 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 11838 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7256 (30.19%) SQL
3 6882 (28.64%) JavaScript
4 5691 (23.68%) Finance
5 5337 (22.21%) HTML
6 5019 (20.88%) Spring
7 4987 (20.75%) Linux
8 4890 (20.35%) Python
9 4677 (19.46%) Software Engineering
10 4649 (19.34%) TDD
11 4505 (18.75%) C#
12 4083 (16.99%) Scrum
13 4056 (16.88%) Degree
14 3796 (15.79%) CSS
15 3708 (15.43%) Oracle
16 3640 (15.15%) Web Services
17 3559 (14.81%) OO
18 3465 (14.42%) C++
19 3310 (13.77%) .NET
20 3036 (12.63%) Computer Science
21 2937 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
22 2920 (12.15%) XML
23 2832 (11.78%) Git (software)
24 2675 (11.13%) NoSQL
25 2628 (10.93%) AngularJS
26 2601 (10.82%) J2EE
27 2593 (10.79%) Jenkins
28 2563 (10.66%) Hibernate
29 2516 (10.47%) REST
30 2487 (10.35%) Banking

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 1782 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1344 (5.59%) JBoss
3 1326 (5.52%) Apache
4 1062 (4.42%) Apache Spark
5 991 (4.12%) WebSphere
6 855 (3.56%) WebLogic
7 826 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
8 433 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 425 (1.77%) CMS
10 423 (1.76%) IIS
11 372 (1.55%) Confluence
12 349 (1.45%) Apache Pig
13 336 (1.40%) Apache Solr
14 328 (1.36%) Jetty
15 243 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 242 (1.01%) Mule
17 205 (0.85%) OpenStack
18 199 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
19 181 (0.75%) GlassFish
20 179 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 574 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 151 (0.63%) MS Office
3 77 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 74 (0.31%) SPSS
5 43 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 37 (0.15%) MS Project
7 25 (0.10%) MS Visio
8 21 (0.087%) FrameMaker
9 18 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (0.071%) Simulink
11 15 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (0.037%) GNU Octave
13 6 (0.025%) InVision
14 4 (0.017%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.017%) CATIA
14 4 (0.017%) Gephi
14 4 (0.017%) OrCAD
14 4 (0.017%) Siemens NX
15 3 (0.012%) InDesign
15 3 (0.012%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 200 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 91 (0.38%) Magento
3 82 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 81 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 56 (0.23%) SAP hybris
6 55 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 52 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
8 43 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
9 41 (0.17%) SAP HR
10 33 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 31 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
11 31 (0.13%) RMDS
12 29 (0.12%) Maximo
13 27 (0.11%) SAP ECC
14 25 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
15 22 (0.092%) Aligne
15 22 (0.092%) SAP MDM
16 21 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
17 20 (0.083%) SAP CRM
17 20 (0.083%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2253 (9.37%) Amazon AWS
2 885 (3.68%) SaaS
3 652 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 489 (2.03%) GitHub
5 283 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 240 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 206 (0.86%) PaaS
8 205 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 165 (0.69%) IaaS
10 119 (0.50%) Amazon S3
11 81 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
12 75 (0.31%) Google Play
13 61 (0.25%) Office 365
14 57 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
14 57 (0.24%) Heroku
15 54 (0.22%) Force.com
15 54 (0.22%) Google App Engine
16 47 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 46 (0.19%) Google Analytics
18 44 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 738 (3.07%) HTTP
2 615 (2.56%) Internet
3 463 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 242 (1.01%) Firewall
5 230 (0.96%) SSL
6 228 (0.95%) DNS
7 193 (0.80%) LDAP
8 132 (0.55%) Network Security
9 99 (0.41%) LAN
9 99 (0.41%) SAN
10 96 (0.40%) FTP
11 84 (0.35%) WAN
12 83 (0.35%) Kerberos
13 69 (0.29%) SMTP
13 69 (0.29%) Wireless
14 67 (0.28%) Wireshark
15 66 (0.27%) Multicast
16 59 (0.25%) DHCP
17 53 (0.22%) HTTPS
18 52 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2675 (11.13%) NoSQL
2 2175 (9.05%) Big Data
3 2153 (8.96%) MySQL
4 2077 (8.64%) SQL Server
5 1829 (7.61%) MongoDB
6 1658 (6.90%) Hadoop
7 1642 (6.83%) Relational Database
8 960 (3.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 732 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 731 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
11 723 (3.01%) Oracle Database
12 491 (2.04%) Apache Hive
13 444 (1.85%) Redis
14 402 (1.67%) HBase
15 355 (1.48%) DB2
16 351 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
17 257 (1.07%) Neo4j
18 191 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 159 (0.66%) Couchbase
20 155 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2832 (11.78%) Git (software)
2 2593 (10.79%) Jenkins
3 2094 (8.71%) Maven
4 1928 (8.02%) Selenium
5 1703 (7.09%) JUnit
6 1352 (5.63%) JIRA
7 1247 (5.19%) Cucumber
8 1178 (4.90%) Subversion
9 698 (2.90%) Gradle
10 676 (2.81%) Eclipse
11 607 (2.53%) Ant
12 581 (2.42%) WebDriver
13 565 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 466 (1.94%) Mockito
15 339 (1.41%) TeamCity
16 329 (1.37%) JMeter
17 301 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
18 290 (1.21%) IntelliJ
19 284 (1.18%) SoapUI
20 269 (1.12%) TestNG
General
1 5691 (23.68%) Finance
2 2487 (10.35%) Banking
3 1271 (5.29%) Retail
4 1132 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 841 (3.50%) Games
6 766 (3.19%) Marketing
7 647 (2.69%) Investment Banking
8 620 (2.58%) Front Office
9 569 (2.37%) Advertising
10 375 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 359 (1.49%) Publishing
12 278 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 264 (1.10%) Electronics
14 234 (0.97%) Back Office
15 185 (0.77%) Legal
16 160 (0.67%) Law
17 111 (0.46%) Automotive
18 105 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 89 (0.37%) Military
20 76 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12926 (53.78%) Developer
2 8421 (35.04%) Java Developer
3 2918 (12.14%) Senior Developer
4 2309 (9.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 2021 (8.41%) Software Engineer
6 1927 (8.02%) Architect
7 1723 (7.17%) Java Engineer
8 1320 (5.49%) Software Developer
9 1210 (5.03%) Analyst
10 969 (4.03%) Java Software Engineer
11 885 (3.68%) Graduate
12 849 (3.53%) Consultant
13 793 (3.30%) Junior
14 734 (3.05%) Java Software Developer
15 722 (3.00%) Lead Developer
16 699 (2.91%) JavaScript Developer
17 696 (2.90%) C# Developer
17 696 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
18 665 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
19 636 (2.65%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5337 (22.21%) HTML
2 5019 (20.88%) Spring
3 3796 (15.79%) CSS
4 3640 (15.15%) Web Services
5 3310 (13.77%) .NET
6 2920 (12.15%) XML
7 2628 (10.93%) AngularJS
8 2601 (10.82%) J2EE
9 2563 (10.66%) Hibernate
10 2516 (10.47%) REST
11 1852 (7.71%) HTML5
12 1815 (7.55%) RESTful
13 1743 (7.25%) SOAP
14 1682 (7.00%) Node.js
15 1564 (6.51%) jQuery
16 1243 (5.17%) JSON
17 1227 (5.11%) Java EE
18 1106 (4.60%) JMS
19 999 (4.16%) React
20 845 (3.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3036 (12.63%) Computer Science
2 1404 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 1044 (4.34%) Mathematics
4 973 (4.05%) Algorithms
5 905 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 835 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 823 (3.42%) Fintech
8 755 (3.14%) User Experience
9 554 (2.31%) Data Structures
10 551 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 435 (1.81%) Derivative
12 412 (1.71%) Physics
13 409 (1.70%) Visualisation
14 406 (1.69%) Equities
15 322 (1.34%) Management Information System
16 256 (1.07%) Client/Server
17 254 (1.06%) Fixed Income
18 241 (1.00%) Hedge funds
19 201 (0.84%) iPad
20 200 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 4987 (20.75%) Linux
2 2451 (10.20%) Unix
3 1933 (8.04%) Windows
4 1269 (5.28%) Android
5 873 (3.63%) Apple iOS
6 330 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 293 (1.22%) CentOS
8 262 (1.09%) Windows Server
9 198 (0.82%) Solaris
10 160 (0.67%) Ubuntu
11 90 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 87 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 64 (0.27%) AIX
14 55 (0.23%) Debian
15 50 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 48 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 44 (0.18%) Windows 7
18 39 (0.16%) Fedora
19 34 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
20 33 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11838 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 4677 (19.46%) Software Engineering
3 4649 (19.34%) TDD
4 4083 (16.99%) Scrum
5 3559 (14.81%) OO
6 2937 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
7 2437 (10.14%) BDD
8 2253 (9.37%) DevOps
9 2150 (8.95%) SDLC
10 1943 (8.08%) E-Commerce
11 1904 (7.92%) Open Source
12 1785 (7.43%) MVC
13 1710 (7.12%) SOA
14 1698 (7.07%) Web Development
15 1617 (6.73%) Mentoring
16 1601 (6.66%) Multithreading
17 1490 (6.20%) Microservices
18 1362 (5.67%) OOP
19 1266 (5.27%) Kanban
20 1244 (5.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7256 (30.19%) SQL
2 6882 (28.64%) JavaScript
3 4890 (20.35%) Python
4 4505 (18.75%) C#
5 3465 (14.42%) C++
6 2363 (9.83%) Scala
7 1898 (7.90%) PHP
8 1808 (7.52%) Ruby
9 1527 (6.35%) C
10 1401 (5.83%) Perl
11 968 (4.03%) Bash Shell
12 827 (3.44%) PL/SQL
13 663 (2.76%) Shell Script
14 644 (2.68%) Groovy
15 542 (2.26%) Go
16 413 (1.72%) Objective-C
17 405 (1.69%) T-SQL
18 386 (1.61%) PowerShell
19 301 (1.25%) R
20 284 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4056 (16.88%) Degree
2 1073 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 465 (1.93%) SC Cleared
4 437 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 396 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 353 (1.47%) PhD
7 340 (1.41%) ISEB
8 155 (0.64%) CISSP
9 123 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 90 (0.37%) CREST Certified
11 85 (0.35%) CEH
12 77 (0.32%) CISA
13 67 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 66 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
15 64 (0.27%) CCNA
16 59 (0.25%) OSCP
17 55 (0.23%) GIAC
18 52 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 51 (0.21%) PMI Certification
20 49 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1845 (7.68%) QA
2 193 (0.80%) SDET
3 146 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 141 (0.59%) SLA
5 73 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 70 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 25 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 18 (0.075%) GCP
9 17 (0.071%) MiFID
10 13 (0.054%) SEPA
11 11 (0.046%) HL7
12 9 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
12 9 (0.037%) ISO 8583
12 9 (0.037%) PA-DSS
12 9 (0.037%) WCAG
13 8 (0.033%) EMIR
13 8 (0.033%) ISO 14001
13 8 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 6 (0.025%) GDPR
15 4 (0.017%) GAAP
System Software
1 1192 (4.96%) Docker
2 406 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 265 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 190 (0.79%) HDFS
5 180 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 112 (0.47%) Apache Flume
7 108 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 92 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
9 91 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
10 65 (0.27%) vSphere
11 59 (0.25%) KVM
12 53 (0.22%) NFS
13 45 (0.19%) Firmware
14 41 (0.17%) Varnish
15 40 (0.17%) Xen
16 32 (0.13%) vCloud
16 32 (0.13%) VirtualBox
17 28 (0.12%) SRDF
18 24 (0.100%) XenServer
19 19 (0.079%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1175 (4.89%) Puppet
2 828 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 819 (3.41%) Ansible
4 256 (1.07%) Kubernetes
5 196 (0.82%) Nagios
6 143 (0.60%) Kibana
7 142 (0.59%) Salt
8 114 (0.47%) Mesos
9 111 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
10 108 (0.45%) Terraform
11 96 (0.40%) Oozie
12 94 (0.39%) logstash
13 79 (0.33%) Grafana
14 78 (0.32%) Nmap
15 73 (0.30%) Control-M
16 70 (0.29%) Nessus
17 67 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
18 60 (0.25%) Graphite
19 41 (0.17%) Tivoli
20 40 (0.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3708 (15.43%) Oracle
2 1251 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 683 (2.84%) IBM
4 635 (2.64%) SAP
5 578 (2.41%) Google
6 528 (2.20%) VMware
7 518 (2.16%) Red Hat
8 421 (1.75%) Sybase
9 386 (1.61%) TIBCO
10 370 (1.54%) Adobe
11 285 (1.19%) hybris
12 283 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
13 269 (1.12%) HP
14 220 (0.92%) Atlassian
15 179 (0.74%) Splunk
16 176 (0.73%) Tableau
17 163 (0.68%) MuleSoft
18 155 (0.64%) Cisco
19 143 (0.60%) Talend
20 115 (0.48%) Apple
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000 + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000 + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000 + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 -65k + many outstanding benef
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + options + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago