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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 12708 14326 13998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.12% 14.17% 13.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.77% 27.28% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10717 12153 11683
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,700 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
47469 52510 54183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.74% 51.94% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41165 45410 45927
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 6416 £65,000 +8.33% 898
South East 0 2111 £50,000 +11.11% 226
South West -1 925 £45,000 +5.88% 88
East of England +3 898 £50,000 +11.11% 163
North West -3 694 £45,000 +5.88% 177
Yorkshire 0 646 £45,000 - 124
West Midlands +1 488 £42,500 - 71
East Midlands -3 363 £45,000 +12.50% 61
North East +5 124 £35,000 -6.66% 28
Midlands -5 2 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 12106 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 7358 (28.98%) SQL
3 6915 (27.24%) JavaScript
4 5837 (22.99%) Finance
5 5580 (21.98%) HTML
6 5099 (20.09%) Spring
7 4960 (19.54%) Linux
8 4941 (19.46%) TDD
9 4890 (19.26%) Software Engineering
10 4809 (18.94%) Python
11 4780 (18.83%) Degree
12 4648 (18.31%) C#
13 4511 (17.77%) Scrum
14 4309 (16.97%) Oracle
15 4132 (16.28%) Web Services
16 3932 (15.49%) CSS
17 3711 (14.62%) C++
18 3644 (14.35%) OO
19 3632 (14.31%) .NET
20 3214 (12.66%) Computer Science
21 3024 (11.91%) XML
22 3001 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
23 2946 (11.60%) Git (software)
24 2697 (10.62%) J2EE
25 2676 (10.54%) Unix
26 2674 (10.53%) Jenkins
27 2620 (10.32%) Hibernate
28 2570 (10.12%) NoSQL
29 2531 (9.97%) BDD
29 2531 (9.97%) 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 1773 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 1341 (5.28%) Apache
3 1271 (5.01%) JBoss
4 1015 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 950 (3.74%) WebSphere
6 838 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
7 827 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 450 (1.77%) CMS
9 366 (1.44%) Apache Solr
10 365 (1.44%) Confluence
11 353 (1.39%) IIS
12 344 (1.36%) Apache Pig
13 251 (0.99%) Jetty
14 244 (0.96%) Mule
15 240 (0.95%) SharePoint
16 239 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
17 229 (0.90%) nginx
18 211 (0.83%) SAS
19 193 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 175 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 586 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 195 (0.77%) MS Office
3 114 (0.45%) SPSS
4 74 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 52 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 48 (0.19%) MS Project
7 47 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 27 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 25 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
10 17 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
11 16 (0.063%) GNU Octave
11 16 (0.063%) HipChat
12 15 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 15 (0.059%) FrameMaker
13 8 (0.032%) Gliffy
14 6 (0.024%) Mathematica
15 5 (0.020%) Gephi
15 5 (0.020%) Simulink
16 4 (0.016%) InDesign
16 4 (0.016%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 182 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 120 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 112 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
4 83 (0.33%) Magento
5 40 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 37 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 37 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 36 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 31 (0.12%) SAP MII
9 29 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 28 (0.11%) SAP CRM
11 27 (0.11%) BASE24
12 24 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
12 24 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
13 23 (0.091%) Eloqua
13 23 (0.091%) SAP hybris
14 22 (0.087%) BusinessWorks
14 22 (0.087%) Oracle Cash Management
15 21 (0.083%) Maximo
15 21 (0.083%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2190 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 798 (3.14%) SaaS
3 599 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 480 (1.89%) GitHub
5 336 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 328 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
7 265 (1.04%) PaaS
8 190 (0.75%) IaaS
9 162 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 160 (0.63%) Amazon S3
11 98 (0.39%) Force.com
12 91 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
13 73 (0.29%) Google Play
14 63 (0.25%) OpenShift
15 59 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 56 (0.22%) Heroku
17 53 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 51 (0.20%) Office 365
19 49 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 45 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 779 (3.07%) Internet
2 677 (2.67%) HTTP
3 445 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 288 (1.13%) DNS
5 248 (0.98%) Firewall
6 206 (0.81%) SSL
7 197 (0.78%) Network Security
8 193 (0.76%) LDAP
9 98 (0.39%) Multicast
10 95 (0.37%) SAN
11 86 (0.34%) VPN
12 85 (0.33%) SMTP
13 83 (0.33%) Wireshark
14 79 (0.31%) FTP
14 79 (0.31%) Wireless
15 76 (0.30%) Intranet
16 69 (0.27%) HTTPS
17 65 (0.26%) WAN
18 62 (0.24%) LAN
19 56 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2570 (10.12%) NoSQL
2 2436 (9.60%) MySQL
3 2358 (9.29%) Big Data
4 2131 (8.39%) SQL Server
5 1879 (7.40%) MongoDB
6 1692 (6.66%) Hadoop
7 1688 (6.65%) Relational Database
8 991 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 893 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
10 792 (3.12%) Oracle Database
11 753 (2.97%) RDBMS
12 515 (2.03%) Apache Hive
13 380 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 358 (1.41%) DB2
15 355 (1.40%) Redis
16 348 (1.37%) HBase
17 274 (1.08%) Data Mining
18 251 (0.99%) Neo4j
19 191 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 172 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2946 (11.60%) Git (software)
2 2674 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2130 (8.39%) Maven
4 1920 (7.56%) Selenium
5 1853 (7.30%) JUnit
6 1595 (6.28%) JIRA
7 1338 (5.27%) Cucumber
8 1292 (5.09%) Subversion
9 838 (3.30%) Eclipse
10 817 (3.22%) Gradle
11 768 (3.03%) Ant
12 645 (2.54%) WebDriver
13 559 (2.20%) Mockito
14 472 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 412 (1.62%) JMeter
16 380 (1.50%) TeamCity
17 350 (1.38%) TestNG
18 347 (1.37%) SoapUI
19 300 (1.18%) Visual Studio
20 289 (1.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 5837 (22.99%) Finance
2 2153 (8.48%) Banking
3 1234 (4.86%) Retail
4 1222 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 979 (3.86%) Games
6 749 (2.95%) Marketing
7 621 (2.45%) Front Office
8 583 (2.30%) Investment Banking
9 407 (1.60%) Advertising
10 390 (1.54%) Publishing
11 318 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 309 (1.22%) Financial Institution
13 303 (1.19%) Law
14 270 (1.06%) Back Office
15 215 (0.85%) Electronics
16 184 (0.72%) Legal
17 168 (0.66%) Automotive
18 159 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
19 140 (0.55%) Aerospace
20 89 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13611 (53.61%) Developer
2 8867 (34.93%) Java Developer
3 3063 (12.07%) Senior Developer
4 2268 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 2093 (8.24%) Architect
6 1946 (7.67%) Software Engineer
7 1676 (6.60%) Java Engineer
8 1481 (5.83%) Analyst
9 1388 (5.47%) Software Developer
10 991 (3.90%) Graduate
11 969 (3.82%) Lead Developer
12 941 (3.71%) Java Software Developer
13 936 (3.69%) Consultant
14 908 (3.58%) Java Software Engineer
15 818 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
16 794 (3.13%) Junior
17 750 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
18 745 (2.93%) Agile Developer
19 688 (2.71%) Tester
20 667 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5580 (21.98%) HTML
2 5099 (20.09%) Spring
3 4132 (16.28%) Web Services
4 3932 (15.49%) CSS
5 3632 (14.31%) .NET
6 3024 (11.91%) XML
7 2697 (10.62%) J2EE
8 2620 (10.32%) Hibernate
9 2531 (9.97%) REST
10 2364 (9.31%) AngularJS
11 2097 (8.26%) HTML5
12 1917 (7.55%) RESTful
13 1881 (7.41%) SOAP
14 1844 (7.26%) jQuery
15 1585 (6.24%) Node.js
16 1488 (5.86%) Java EE
17 1441 (5.68%) JSON
18 1176 (4.63%) JMS
19 999 (3.94%) JSP
20 967 (3.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3214 (12.66%) Computer Science
2 1862 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1053 (4.15%) Mathematics
4 1024 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 940 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 896 (3.53%) Algorithms
7 846 (3.33%) User Experience
8 729 (2.87%) Fintech
9 538 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 510 (2.01%) Data Structures
11 426 (1.68%) Equities
12 416 (1.64%) Derivative
13 406 (1.60%) Visualisation
14 371 (1.46%) Management Information System
15 348 (1.37%) Physics
16 292 (1.15%) Hedge funds
17 278 (1.10%) iPad
18 269 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
19 251 (0.99%) Fixed Income
20 223 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4960 (19.54%) Linux
2 2676 (10.54%) Unix
3 2169 (8.54%) Windows
4 1527 (6.01%) Android
5 977 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 372 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 305 (1.20%) CentOS
8 286 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 256 (1.01%) Solaris
10 208 (0.82%) Ubuntu
11 91 (0.36%) AIX
12 81 (0.32%) Debian
13 73 (0.29%) Mac OS X
14 67 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
15 64 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
16 57 (0.22%) VxWorks
16 57 (0.22%) Windows Phone
17 56 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
18 49 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
19 48 (0.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12106 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 4941 (19.46%) TDD
3 4890 (19.26%) Software Engineering
4 4511 (17.77%) Scrum
5 3644 (14.35%) OO
6 3001 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
7 2531 (9.97%) BDD
8 2336 (9.20%) Open Source
9 2223 (8.76%) DevOps
10 2072 (8.16%) SDLC
11 1945 (7.66%) E-Commerce
12 1876 (7.39%) MVC
13 1823 (7.18%) Multithreading
14 1702 (6.70%) Mentoring
15 1698 (6.69%) Web Development
16 1676 (6.60%) SOA
17 1479 (5.83%) OOP
18 1368 (5.39%) Unit Testing
19 1342 (5.29%) Analytics
20 1246 (4.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7358 (28.98%) SQL
2 6915 (27.24%) JavaScript
3 4809 (18.94%) Python
4 4648 (18.31%) C#
5 3711 (14.62%) C++
6 2488 (9.80%) Scala
7 2171 (8.55%) PHP
8 2041 (8.04%) Ruby
9 1702 (6.70%) C
10 1513 (5.96%) Perl
11 1005 (3.96%) PL/SQL
12 923 (3.64%) Bash Shell
13 763 (3.01%) Groovy
14 695 (2.74%) Shell Script
15 525 (2.07%) Objective-C
16 397 (1.56%) R
17 395 (1.56%) VB.NET
18 356 (1.40%) Clojure
19 355 (1.40%) Go
19 355 (1.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4780 (18.83%) Degree
2 1188 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 569 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 443 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 435 (1.71%) DV Cleared
6 429 (1.69%) ISEB
7 417 (1.64%) PhD
8 155 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 154 (0.61%) CREST Certified
10 102 (0.40%) CEH
11 99 (0.39%) CISSP
12 87 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
13 79 (0.31%) OSCP
14 70 (0.28%) GIAC
15 68 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 66 (0.26%) Sun Certification
17 62 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
18 60 (0.24%) PMP
19 53 (0.21%) SANS
20 50 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2142 (8.44%) QA
2 203 (0.80%) SLA
3 149 (0.59%) SDET
4 115 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 80 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 68 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (0.12%) SEPA
8 22 (0.087%) WCAG
9 18 (0.071%) ISO 9001
10 17 (0.067%) ISO 8583
11 16 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 15 (0.059%) HL7
13 14 (0.055%) GCP
13 14 (0.055%) MiFID
14 13 (0.051%) ISO 14001
15 11 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 7816
16 9 (0.035%) PA-DSS
16 9 (0.035%) Section 508
17 6 (0.024%) ISO20022
18 4 (0.016%) ISO15022
System Software
1 1133 (4.46%) Docker
2 424 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 237 (0.93%) Active Directory
4 208 (0.82%) HDFS
5 153 (0.60%) Apache Flume
6 132 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 125 (0.49%) Hyper-V
8 94 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 62 (0.24%) vSphere
10 54 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
11 46 (0.18%) KVM
12 41 (0.16%) VirtualBox
13 36 (0.14%) VMware ESX
14 34 (0.13%) Firmware
15 31 (0.12%) Xen
16 27 (0.11%) LXC
16 27 (0.11%) NFS
17 26 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
18 24 (0.095%) iptables
19 23 (0.091%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1243 (4.90%) Puppet
2 858 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
3 818 (3.22%) Ansible
4 223 (0.88%) Nagios
5 217 (0.85%) Kubernetes
6 167 (0.66%) Salt
7 141 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
8 120 (0.47%) Nessus
9 116 (0.46%) Mesos
10 107 (0.42%) Kibana
11 106 (0.42%) Nmap
12 96 (0.38%) Control-M
13 93 (0.37%) Oozie
14 86 (0.34%) Graphite
15 83 (0.33%) Terraform
16 80 (0.32%) logstash
17 78 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
18 66 (0.26%) Grafana
19 58 (0.23%) HAProxy
20 55 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4309 (16.97%) Oracle
2 1329 (5.23%) Microsoft
3 701 (2.76%) IBM
4 659 (2.60%) SAP
5 555 (2.19%) Red Hat
6 554 (2.18%) Google
7 542 (2.13%) VMware
8 372 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
9 371 (1.46%) Sybase
10 345 (1.36%) Adobe
11 329 (1.30%) TIBCO
12 322 (1.27%) HP
13 271 (1.07%) hybris
14 263 (1.04%) Atlassian
15 204 (0.80%) MuleSoft
16 184 (0.72%) Tableau
17 156 (0.61%) Informatica
18 153 (0.60%) Splunk
19 140 (0.55%) Sun
20 132 (0.52%) Talend
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + unlimited holiday, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago