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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Application Developer
Rank 886 833 835
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 16 43 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.040% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.043% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 59
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 16 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 19 September 2014. 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 -44 15 £47,500 +14.45% 1
London -41 8 £50,000 +12.35%
South East -19 4 £43,750 +8.02% 1
Surrey +2 3 £40,000 -0.62% 1
City of London -1 3 £50,000 +49.25%
North West - 2 £40,000 -
Redhill - 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire 0 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £40,000 -
Godalming - 1 £47,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 £52,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (51.85%) Spring
3 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
5 21 (38.89%) Linux
6 19 (35.19%) J2EE
7 18 (33.33%) XML
7 18 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 14 (25.93%) Web Services
9 13 (24.07%) SOA
9 13 (24.07%) SQL
9 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
10 12 (22.22%) Subversion
10 12 (22.22%) TDD
10 12 (22.22%) Oracle
10 12 (22.22%) HTML
10 12 (22.22%) CSS
11 11 (20.37%) JUnit
11 11 (20.37%) UNIX
11 11 (20.37%) Finance
11 11 (20.37%) Maven
11 11 (20.37%) Open Source
12 10 (18.52%) Hudson
12 10 (18.52%) Dojo
13 9 (16.67%) Node.js
13 9 (16.67%) Apache
13 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
13 9 (16.67%) OO
14 8 (14.81%) Java EE
14 8 (14.81%) Degree

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (16.67%) Apache
1 9 (16.67%) Node.js
2 7 (12.96%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.70%) FileNet
4 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (3.70%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) Liferay
5 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.85%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MySQL
1 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQLite
4 2 (3.70%) HSQLDB
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Subversion
2 11 (20.37%) Maven
2 11 (20.37%) JUnit
3 10 (18.52%) Hudson
4 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 7 (12.96%) Selenium
5 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.70%) Ant
7 2 (3.70%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Retail
3 6 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) Spring
2 19 (35.19%) J2EE
3 18 (33.33%) XML
3 18 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (25.93%) Web Services
5 12 (22.22%) HTML
5 12 (22.22%) CSS
6 10 (18.52%) Dojo
7 8 (14.81%) Java EE
7 8 (14.81%) LAMP
7 8 (14.81%) RESTful
8 7 (12.96%) jQuery
8 7 (12.96%) Spring Security
8 7 (12.96%) JSP
9 5 (9.26%) EJB
9 5 (9.26%) JSON
9 5 (9.26%) JSTL
9 5 (9.26%) Middleware
9 5 (9.26%) HTML5
10 4 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Open Source
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) FMCG
4 2 (3.70%) DataPower
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Xbox
5 1 (1.85%) RIA
5 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.85%) Derivative
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) UNIX
3 6 (11.11%) Android
4 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) SOA
2 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
3 12 (22.22%) TDD
4 9 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (12.96%) OOD
5 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.96%) BDD
6 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.26%) MVC
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
8 3 (5.56%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum
8 3 (5.56%) UML
8 3 (5.56%) CRM
8 3 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.56%) Memory Management
9 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.07%) SQL
4 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.11%) C++
6 4 (7.41%) Perl
6 4 (7.41%) PHP
7 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.56%) C
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 2 (3.70%) Python
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.85%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Talend
Godalming, Surrey
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