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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Application Developer
Rank 867 889 847
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 28 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.031% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.033% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 34
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,050 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 20 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 6 July 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 +10 24 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South East +8 8 £60,000 +87.50% 1
South West - 8 £35,000 -
London +11 5 £85,000 +70.00%
Chippenham - 5 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £35,000 -
Berkshire 0 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Cheshire -2 3 £40,000 -
North West -2 3 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £63,500 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Brighton - 3 £63,500 -
Scotland - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £47,500 +48.43%
Bristol - 2 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,500 -
Reading -2 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
Bath - 1 £50,000 -

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 75 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.67%) TDD
4 26 (34.67%) HTML
5 25 (33.33%) CSS
5 25 (33.33%) Spring
6 23 (30.67%) Subversion
6 23 (30.67%) Degree
6 23 (30.67%) Hibernate
7 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
8 21 (28.00%) Maven
9 20 (26.67%) Linux
10 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
11 18 (24.00%) Oracle
12 17 (22.67%) SQL
12 17 (22.67%) Web Services
12 17 (22.67%) Finance
12 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (21.33%) SOAP
14 15 (20.00%) IntelliJ
14 15 (20.00%) NetBeans
14 15 (20.00%) Banking
15 14 (18.67%) XML
15 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
15 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
16 13 (17.33%) Validation
17 12 (16.00%) SDLC
18 11 (14.67%) Open Source
18 11 (14.67%) HTML5
18 11 (14.67%) JSP

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
1 8 (10.67%) CMS
2 7 (9.33%) Joomla!
2 7 (9.33%) Alfresco
3 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.67%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Jetty
5 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.33%) Mule
5 1 (1.33%) WordPress
5 1 (1.33%) Liferay
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.33%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.33%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.33%) Informix
5 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.00%) MarkLogic
5 3 (4.00%) Couchbase
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.00%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Subversion
2 21 (28.00%) Maven
3 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
4 15 (20.00%) NetBeans
4 15 (20.00%) IntelliJ
5 10 (13.33%) JUnit
6 8 (10.67%) Ant
7 7 (9.33%) Apache Ivy
8 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
8 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.00%) jMock
9 3 (4.00%) Mercurial
9 3 (4.00%) Mockito
10 2 (2.67%) JDeveloper
11 1 (1.33%) JIRA
11 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.33%) Liquibase
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.33%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) HTML
2 25 (33.33%) CSS
2 25 (33.33%) Spring
3 23 (30.67%) Hibernate
4 17 (22.67%) Web Services
5 16 (21.33%) SOAP
6 14 (18.67%) XML
7 11 (14.67%) JSP
7 11 (14.67%) J2EE
7 11 (14.67%) HTML5
8 10 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 10 (13.33%) Apache Flex
9 9 (12.00%) Struts
10 8 (10.67%) WSDL
10 8 (10.67%) RESTful
11 7 (9.33%) JPA
11 7 (9.33%) REST
11 7 (9.33%) Spring Web Flow
11 7 (9.33%) Java EE
11 7 (9.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) RIA
2 7 (9.33%) User Experience
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.00%) GIS
5 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Android
2 10 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.33%) UNIX
4 3 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.67%) TDD
3 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
5 13 (17.33%) Validation
6 12 (16.00%) SDLC
7 11 (14.67%) Open Source
7 11 (14.67%) OO
8 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 10 (13.33%) Android Development
8 10 (13.33%) iOS Development
9 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.67%) Web Development
10 8 (10.67%) UML
10 8 (10.67%) SOA
11 7 (9.33%) MVC
11 7 (9.33%) Mobile Development
12 5 (6.67%) BDD
12 5 (6.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 9 (12.00%) C++
5 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.00%) XQuery
6 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Adobe
3 4 (5.33%) hybris
3 4 (5.33%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.00%) Cognos
4 3 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) BEA
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
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