The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Application Developer
Rank 843 852 840
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 47 53 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.047% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.050% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 40
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 40 £55,000 +15.78% 2
South East +9 26 £55,000 +15.78%
Maidenhead - 13 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 13 £60,000 -
East Sussex -25 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Brighton -29 6 £55,000 +15.78%
East of England +18 5 £42,500 -9.57%
Northern Ireland +12 5 £42,500 +54.54%
Hertfordshire -2 4 £42,500 -9.57%
London -14 4 £76,250 +32.60%
Watford - 4 £42,500 -
Godalming +7 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Surrey -3 3 £55,000 +15.78%
West Midlands - 3 £45,500 - 2
Coventry - 3 £45,500 - 1
Craigavon 0 2 £40,000 +45.45%
County Armagh -2 2 £40,000 +45.45%
Milton Keynes - 2 £43,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £43,500 -
Scotland +25 1 £62,500 -
Glasgow +12 1 £62,500 -
North West +6 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £42,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £42,500 -

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Applications Developer in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (37.21%) Git (software)
3 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (31.40%) TDD
4 27 (31.40%) Subversion
5 23 (26.74%) HTML
5 23 (26.74%) CSS
6 22 (25.58%) Linux
6 22 (25.58%) OO
6 22 (25.58%) Degree
7 19 (22.09%) C++
7 19 (22.09%) JUnit
8 18 (20.93%) Oracle
8 18 (20.93%) IntelliJ
8 18 (20.93%) Spring
8 18 (20.93%) Maven
8 18 (20.93%) NetBeans
8 18 (20.93%) Finance
8 18 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
9 17 (19.77%) OOD
9 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
9 17 (19.77%) Web Services
10 16 (18.60%) SQL
10 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
11 15 (17.44%) Hibernate
11 15 (17.44%) Banking
12 14 (16.28%) Android
12 14 (16.28%) Apple iOS
13 13 (15.12%) Validation

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.63%) CMS
2 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.49%) JBoss
4 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.33%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.33%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.33%) WordPress
5 2 (2.33%) Liferay
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.16%) Jetty
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.47%) HTTPS
2 9 (10.47%) HTTP
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.95%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.14%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.65%) Informix
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.16%) MySQL
9 1 (1.16%) Big Data
9 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 32 (37.21%) Git (software)
2 27 (31.40%) Subversion
3 19 (22.09%) JUnit
4 18 (20.93%) IntelliJ
4 18 (20.93%) Maven
4 18 (20.93%) NetBeans
5 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.14%) Mercurial
6 7 (8.14%) Mockito
7 6 (6.98%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.33%) Ant
9 2 (2.33%) JDeveloper
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.16%) Hudson
10 1 (1.16%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Banking
3 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Front Office
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) HTML
1 23 (26.74%) CSS
2 18 (20.93%) Spring
3 17 (19.77%) Web Services
4 15 (17.44%) Hibernate
5 12 (13.95%) XML
5 12 (13.95%) SOAP
5 12 (13.95%) J2SE
5 12 (13.95%) JSP
5 12 (13.95%) J2EE
6 11 (12.79%) .NET
7 9 (10.47%) AWT
8 8 (9.30%) REST
9 7 (8.14%) Play Framework
9 7 (8.14%) RESTful
9 7 (8.14%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (8.14%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.98%) Java EE
10 6 (6.98%) Struts
11 5 (5.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.65%) Open Source
4 3 (3.49%) User Experience
4 3 (3.49%) GIS
4 3 (3.49%) STB
5 2 (2.33%) Derivative
5 2 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.33%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.33%) RIA
5 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) DataPower
6 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) Android
2 14 (16.28%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.30%) Windows
4 7 (8.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) TDD
3 22 (25.58%) OO
4 18 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (19.77%) OOD
6 13 (15.12%) Validation
7 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.47%) Memory Management
9 9 (10.47%) Multithreading
10 8 (9.30%) SOA
11 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.81%) Integration Testing
12 5 (5.81%) System Testing
13 4 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
13 4 (4.65%) ITIL
14 3 (3.49%) UML
14 3 (3.49%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (22.09%) C++
3 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.60%) SQL
5 9 (10.47%) C
6 7 (8.14%) C#
6 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.33%) XQuery
8 2 (2.33%) XPath
9 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Oracle
2 2 (2.33%) Adobe
2 2 (2.33%) hybris
2 2 (2.33%) 29West
3 1 (1.16%) BEA
3 1 (1.16%) Google
3 1 (1.16%) IBM
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing IT
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Coventry
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
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