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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 847 859 898
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 65 116 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.11% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 57 96 73
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £66,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 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
England +9 61 £45,000 - 11
London +40 31 £47,500 -13.63% 2
South East +36 16 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Surrey +34 8 £45,000 +28.57%
East of England +15 5 £40,000 -15.78% 2
South West -8 5 £45,000 -2.70% 6
Bristol - 5 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +12 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +12 4 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Cambridge +6 4 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Guildford - 4 £40,000 -
Scotland +15 3 - -
Glasgow +19 2 - -
North West 0 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Manchester -4 2 £38,750 +10.71%
West Midlands -9 2 £62,500 +78.57%
Birmingham -25 2 £62,500 +108.33%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £46,250 -
East Sussex - 2 £27,500 -
Brighton - 2 £27,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £46,250 -
City of London +47 1 £60,000 +76.47%
Hertfordshire +9 1 £50,000 -9.09%
St Albans +8 1 £50,000 +9.89%
Maidenhead -3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Erskine - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £35,000 -

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Java
2 97 (51.60%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (40.43%) SQL
4 65 (34.57%) Degree
5 63 (33.51%) JavaScript
6 62 (32.98%) Spring
7 52 (27.66%) HTML
8 49 (26.06%) .NET
9 47 (25.00%) Oracle
9 47 (25.00%) C#
10 46 (24.47%) Maven
11 41 (21.81%) OO
12 40 (21.28%) Finance
13 35 (18.62%) Hibernate
13 35 (18.62%) CSS
14 33 (17.55%) Web Services
14 33 (17.55%) XML
15 31 (16.49%) Subversion
16 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
16 30 (15.96%) Jenkins
17 29 (15.43%) MVC
17 29 (15.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 28 (14.89%) SQL Server
18 28 (14.89%) Swing
18 28 (14.89%) SDLC
19 26 (13.83%) Scrum
19 26 (13.83%) Open Source
20 24 (12.77%) HTML5
20 24 (12.77%) Banking
20 24 (12.77%) Continuous Integration

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 16 (8.51%) Apache
2 11 (5.85%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.66%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.60%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.60%) Mule
5 2 (1.06%) JBoss
5 2 (1.06%) nginx
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.53%) Jetty
6 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.91%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.72%) SaaS
4 4 (2.13%) GitHub
4 4 (2.13%) Google Play
5 3 (1.60%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.60%) CloudFront
6 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.23%) MySQL
3 20 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (7.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.32%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.72%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.72%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.19%) DB2
7 6 (3.19%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.06%) Big Data
9 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.53%) HBase
10 1 (0.53%) HSQLDB
10 1 (0.53%) Kdb+
10 1 (0.53%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (24.47%) Maven
2 31 (16.49%) Subversion
3 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
3 30 (15.96%) Jenkins
4 21 (11.17%) Ant
5 13 (6.91%) Eclipse
6 9 (4.79%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.26%) JUnit
8 6 (3.19%) Gradle
8 6 (3.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (2.66%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.13%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (2.13%) Grunt
10 4 (2.13%) IntelliJ
10 4 (2.13%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.13%) Mocha
10 4 (2.13%) Selenium
11 2 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (21.28%) Finance
2 29 (15.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (12.77%) Banking
4 14 (7.45%) Games
5 6 (3.19%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.13%) Publishing
7 3 (1.60%) German Language
7 3 (1.60%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.60%) Legal
7 3 (1.60%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (32.98%) Spring
2 52 (27.66%) HTML
3 49 (26.06%) .NET
4 35 (18.62%) CSS
4 35 (18.62%) Hibernate
5 33 (17.55%) Web Services
5 33 (17.55%) XML
6 28 (14.89%) Swing
7 24 (12.77%) HTML5
8 22 (11.70%) AngularJS
9 20 (10.64%) J2EE
10 18 (9.57%) Node.js
10 18 (9.57%) REST
11 16 (8.51%) SOAP
11 16 (8.51%) Spring MVC
12 15 (7.98%) Backbone.js
13 14 (7.45%) JSP
14 13 (6.91%) React
14 13 (6.91%) RESTful
14 13 (6.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.70%) Computer Science
1 22 (11.70%) Mobile App
2 12 (6.38%) Algorithms
3 10 (5.32%) PMI
4 9 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.79%) Artificial Intelligence
4 9 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.72%) Contactless
5 7 (3.72%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.72%) EMV
5 7 (3.72%) Java Card
5 7 (3.72%) Smartcard
6 6 (3.19%) User Experience
7 4 (2.13%) Derivative
7 4 (2.13%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.13%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.13%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.13%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.64%) Android
2 13 (6.91%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.85%) Linux
4 7 (3.72%) Unix
5 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (51.60%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (21.81%) OO
3 29 (15.43%) MVC
4 28 (14.89%) SDLC
5 26 (13.83%) Open Source
5 26 (13.83%) Scrum
6 24 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.23%) TDD
8 21 (11.17%) Software Engineering
9 19 (10.11%) Android Development
10 16 (8.51%) SOA
11 15 (7.98%) Unit Testing
12 13 (6.91%) UML
13 12 (6.38%) BDD
13 12 (6.38%) Workflow
14 11 (5.85%) iOS Development
14 11 (5.85%) Machine Learning
14 11 (5.85%) OOP
15 10 (5.32%) Configuration Management
15 10 (5.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 188 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (40.43%) SQL
3 63 (33.51%) JavaScript
4 47 (25.00%) C#
5 15 (7.98%) PHP
6 14 (7.45%) Groovy
7 7 (3.72%) Python
7 7 (3.72%) Ruby
8 6 (3.19%) Clojure
8 6 (3.19%) Scala
9 5 (2.66%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.66%) XPath
10 4 (2.13%) C++
10 4 (2.13%) COBOL
11 3 (1.60%) F#
12 2 (1.06%) C
12 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.06%) Perl
12 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (34.57%) Degree
2 10 (5.32%) PMI Certification
3 8 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 7816
1 7 (3.72%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) HL7
2 1 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 8 (4.26%) Ansible
2 5 (2.66%) Grafana
2 5 (2.66%) Graphite
2 5 (2.66%) Packer
2 5 (2.66%) Puppet
2 5 (2.66%) Terraform
2 5 (2.66%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 47 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (5.32%) Google
2 10 (5.32%) IBM
3 9 (4.79%) MuleSoft
4 7 (3.72%) Adobe
4 7 (3.72%) Hyperion
5 5 (2.66%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.66%) WSO2
6 4 (2.13%) SAP
7 3 (1.60%) Sybase
8 2 (1.06%) Apple
8 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.53%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.53%) ILOG
9 1 (0.53%) Perforce
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + 25 days holiday + Life assurance + More!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Reco Group
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago