The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Application Developer
Rank 872 835 840
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 47 39 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.035% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.037% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 69
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 28 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
England -24 45 £47,500 - 3
South East -7 21 £47,500 - 1
London -42 17 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East Sussex - 15 £47,500 -
Brighton - 13 £47,500 -
City of London -9 8 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Surrey 0 4 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,000 -
East of England - 3 £47,000 -
Manchester +2 2 £40,500 +1.25%
North West -2 2 £40,500 +1.25%
Guildford -6 2 £47,500 -
Godalming - 2 £47,500 -
Chichester +11 1 £19,000 -5.00% 1
West Sussex -3 1 £19,000 -5.00% 1
South West -6 1 £31,500 -21.25%
Bristol -8 1 £31,500 -21.25%
Craigavon - 1 £27,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
County Armagh - 1 £27,500 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £27,500 -
Stockport - 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £27,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £27,500 -

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 81 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
3 27 (33.33%) Spring
4 26 (32.10%) Web Services
5 25 (30.86%) J2EE
5 25 (30.86%) Hibernate
6 22 (27.16%) XML
6 22 (27.16%) HTML
6 22 (27.16%) jQuery
7 20 (24.69%) Oracle
8 18 (22.22%) SQL
8 18 (22.22%) CSS
8 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 17 (20.99%) SOAP
9 17 (20.99%) UNIX
10 16 (19.75%) Linux
10 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.52%) Subversion
11 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.28%) JSP
13 13 (16.05%) SOA
13 13 (16.05%) Eclipse
14 12 (14.81%) Finance
14 12 (14.81%) Middleware
14 12 (14.81%) Degree
15 11 (13.58%) TDD
15 11 (13.58%) Python
16 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
16 10 (12.35%) OO
16 10 (12.35%) XSLT

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.64%) Commerce Server
4 4 (4.94%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.70%) Apache
5 3 (3.70%) CMS
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.23%) Node.js
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.23%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.23%) Resin
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.11%) DB2
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
5 7 (8.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Subversion
2 13 (16.05%) Eclipse
3 7 (8.64%) ClearCase
3 7 (8.64%) JIRA
4 4 (4.94%) Maven
4 4 (4.94%) JUnit
5 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.47%) Hudson
5 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.23%) Ant
6 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Front Office
5 1 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) Spring
2 26 (32.10%) Web Services
3 25 (30.86%) J2EE
3 25 (30.86%) Hibernate
4 22 (27.16%) jQuery
4 22 (27.16%) HTML
4 22 (27.16%) XML
5 18 (22.22%) CSS
6 17 (20.99%) SOAP
7 14 (17.28%) JSP
8 12 (14.81%) Middleware
9 10 (12.35%) XSLT
9 10 (12.35%) EJB
10 8 (9.88%) REST
11 7 (8.64%) Swing
11 7 (8.64%) JSON
12 5 (6.17%) JPA
12 5 (6.17%) HTML5
13 4 (4.94%) CSS3
13 4 (4.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.70%) Open Source
3 2 (2.47%) Social Media
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Xbox
4 1 (1.23%) Life Science
4 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.23%) iPad
4 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.23%) Equities
4 1 (1.23%) Exotic Derivative
4 1 (1.23%) Derivative
4 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) UNIX
2 16 (19.75%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.05%) SOA
4 11 (13.58%) TDD
5 10 (12.35%) OO
5 10 (12.35%) BDD
6 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 9 (11.11%) Scrum
7 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.41%) OOD
9 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.70%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.70%) Content Management
10 3 (3.70%) Change Management
10 3 (3.70%) Workflow
10 3 (3.70%) UML
10 3 (3.70%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.70%) Analytics
10 3 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
3 18 (22.22%) SQL
4 11 (13.58%) Python
5 10 (12.35%) Ruby
6 7 (8.64%) Erlang
6 7 (8.64%) C++
7 3 (3.70%) C#
8 2 (2.47%) C
8 2 (2.47%) Perl
8 2 (2.47%) Groovy
8 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.23%) VB6
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.23%) VB
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) Google
3 8 (9.88%) TIBCO
4 7 (8.64%) IBM
5 6 (7.41%) JBoss
6 3 (3.70%) FatWire
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