The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 827 851 835
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 113 116 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 101 103 153
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Java Applications Developer in the job title.

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 May 2016 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
England 0 99 £45,000 -18.18% 7
London +21 57 £45,000 -23.72% 2
South East +7 11 £55,000 -4.34% 2
South West +2 11 £45,000 +125.00% 1
Bristol - 11 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -13 8 £48,750 +4.83% 1
Scotland +4 6 £75,000 +20.00%
Berkshire -8 6 £55,000 -8.33% 2
City of London +48 5 £100,000 +42.85%
East of England +22 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Glasgow -4 5 £75,000 +20.00%
Wokingham - 5 £55,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 £47,500 -
East Midlands +11 3 £30,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £62,500 -
Derby - 3 £30,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 £30,000 -
Norfolk +16 2 £38,500 -9.41%
Norwich +11 2 £38,500 -9.41%
Kent -1 2 £26,000 -50.47%
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,125 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £26,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,125 -
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes +24 1 £55,000 +20.87%
Buckinghamshire +20 1 £55,000 +15.78%
North West +20 1 £62,500 +61.29% 1
Bedfordshire +6 1 £52,500 +23.52%

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Java Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java Applications Developer in the job title.

1 240 (100.00%) Java
2 143 (59.58%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (49.58%) SQL
4 115 (47.92%) JavaScript
5 108 (45.00%) Spring
6 86 (35.83%) Degree
7 85 (35.42%) HTML
8 79 (32.92%) CSS
9 69 (28.75%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (27.50%) Hibernate
10 66 (27.50%) SDLC
11 61 (25.42%) Oracle
12 55 (22.92%) J2EE
12 55 (22.92%) Finance
13 54 (22.50%) Maven
14 52 (21.67%) TDD
15 51 (21.25%) OO
16 43 (17.92%) Java EE
17 42 (17.50%) Computer Science
17 42 (17.50%) Web Services
17 42 (17.50%) Open Source
18 40 (16.67%) REST
18 40 (16.67%) AngularJS
19 39 (16.25%) XML
19 39 (16.25%) MVC
20 38 (15.83%) jQuery
21 37 (15.42%) Swing
21 37 (15.42%) HTML5
21 37 (15.42%) JPA
22 36 (15.00%) Oracle Reports

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 21 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.67%) CMS
3 15 (6.25%) Liferay
3 15 (6.25%) Node.js
3 15 (6.25%) WordPress
4 12 (5.00%) Apache
5 10 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (3.33%) Alfresco
6 8 (3.33%) Joomla!
7 7 (2.92%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.08%) JBoss
8 5 (2.08%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.67%) Mule
9 4 (1.67%) nginx
9 4 (1.67%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle 9iAS
11 1 (0.42%) Resin
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.25%) IaaS
2 12 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.50%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.50%) SaaS
4 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.25%) Bluemix
5 3 (1.25%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.25%) GitHub
5 3 (1.25%) Google Play
6 2 (0.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.08%) Internet
2 5 (2.08%) SSL
3 2 (0.83%) FTP
4 1 (0.42%) SSH
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 25 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.92%) MySQL
5 13 (5.42%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.92%) Big Data
8 6 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.08%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.08%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.67%) DB2
10 4 (1.67%) HSQLDB
11 3 (1.25%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 54 (22.50%) Maven
2 34 (14.17%) Jenkins
3 28 (11.67%) Eclipse
4 27 (11.25%) Git (software)
5 26 (10.83%) Subversion
6 22 (9.17%) Ant
6 22 (9.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 21 (8.75%) JUnit
8 19 (7.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (5.83%) Apache Ivy
10 10 (4.17%) IntelliJ
11 9 (3.75%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.50%) Mockito
13 5 (2.08%) Selenium
14 4 (1.67%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.67%) Vagrant
15 3 (1.25%) Gradle
15 3 (1.25%) Grunt
15 3 (1.25%) Hudson
15 3 (1.25%) Mocha
General
1 55 (22.92%) Finance
2 36 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (6.25%) Banking
4 12 (5.00%) Games
5 9 (3.75%) Front Office
6 7 (2.92%) Advertising
7 5 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.08%) Legal
8 3 (1.25%) German Language
8 3 (1.25%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.42%) Retail
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (45.00%) Spring
2 85 (35.42%) HTML
3 79 (32.92%) CSS
4 66 (27.50%) Hibernate
5 55 (22.92%) J2EE
6 43 (17.92%) Java EE
7 42 (17.50%) Web Services
8 40 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 40 (16.67%) REST
9 39 (16.25%) XML
10 38 (15.83%) jQuery
11 37 (15.42%) HTML5
11 37 (15.42%) JPA
11 37 (15.42%) Swing
12 32 (13.33%) SOAP
13 24 (10.00%) .NET
13 24 (10.00%) Spring MVC
14 17 (7.08%) Grails
14 17 (7.08%) React
15 16 (6.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.33%) RIA
4 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.50%) User Experience
6 5 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (2.08%) Derivative
6 5 (2.08%) PMI
7 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.67%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.25%) Spread Betting
8 3 (1.25%) Streaming Video
8 3 (1.25%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.25%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.25%) Wiki
9 2 (0.83%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.00%) Android
2 18 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.83%) Linux
4 11 (4.58%) Unix
5 7 (2.92%) Windows
6 6 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (59.58%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (28.75%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (27.50%) SDLC
4 52 (21.67%) TDD
5 51 (21.25%) OO
6 42 (17.50%) Open Source
7 39 (16.25%) MVC
8 35 (14.58%) Software Engineering
9 32 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 29 (12.08%) Web Development
11 25 (10.42%) UML
12 24 (10.00%) OOD
13 23 (9.58%) Scrum
13 23 (9.58%) SOA
14 19 (7.92%) Asset Management
15 18 (7.50%) Android Development
15 18 (7.50%) Mobile Development
16 17 (7.08%) Web Application Development
17 12 (5.00%) iOS Development
17 12 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 240 (100.00%) Java
2 119 (49.58%) SQL
3 115 (47.92%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.42%) C#
5 24 (10.00%) Python
6 18 (7.50%) C++
6 18 (7.50%) Ruby
7 12 (5.00%) Perl
7 12 (5.00%) PHP
8 10 (4.17%) Groovy
9 8 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.50%) Scala
11 4 (1.67%) Clojure
11 4 (1.67%) Smalltalk
12 3 (1.25%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.25%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.25%) XPath
13 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.42%) Pascal
14 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (35.83%) Degree
2 10 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) HL7
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Grafana
1 4 (1.67%) Graphite
1 4 (1.67%) Packer
1 4 (1.67%) Puppet
1 4 (1.67%) Terraform
1 4 (1.67%) Uchiwa
2 3 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.83%) Ansible
4 1 (0.42%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.42%) Control-M
4 1 (0.42%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 61 (25.42%) Oracle
2 21 (8.75%) Adobe
3 7 (2.92%) Google
4 6 (2.50%) IBM
4 6 (2.50%) Sybase
5 5 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.08%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.67%) WSO2
7 2 (0.83%) BEA
7 2 (0.83%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.42%) SAP
8 1 (0.42%) Talend
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