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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Application Developer
Rank 859 898 856
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 41 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.038% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.040% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 39
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +13.93%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 29 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 21 April 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 +43 35 £55,000 +15.78% 2
South East +3 22 £60,000 +26.31%
East Sussex -16 10 £55,000 +15.78%
Brighton -18 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Berkshire - 8 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 8 £60,000 -
East of England +34 5 £42,500 -9.57% 1
Northern Ireland +6 4 £42,500 +54.54%
Hertfordshire -5 4 £42,500 -9.57%
Watford - 4 £42,500 -
London +28 3 £100,000 +73.91% 1
Coventry - 3 £45,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £45,500 -
Surrey +14 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Godalming +11 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £43,500 +58.18%
Milton Keynes -7 2 £43,500 +58.18%
Scotland +21 1 £62,500 -
Glasgow +13 1 £62,500 -
North West +7 1 £50,000 +23.45%
Craigavon 0 1 £40,000 +45.45%
County Armagh -2 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Belfast - 1 £42,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £42,500 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
3 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (31.65%) TDD
5 24 (30.38%) Subversion
6 22 (27.85%) Linux
7 21 (26.58%) CSS
7 21 (26.58%) HTML
8 19 (24.05%) JUnit
8 19 (24.05%) OO
8 19 (24.05%) Degree
9 18 (22.78%) NetBeans
9 18 (22.78%) IntelliJ
10 17 (21.52%) C++
10 17 (21.52%) Finance
11 16 (20.25%) Spring
11 16 (20.25%) Oracle
11 16 (20.25%) Web Services
11 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
12 15 (18.99%) OOD
12 15 (18.99%) Maven
13 14 (17.72%) Banking
13 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
13 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
13 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
13 14 (17.72%) SQL
14 13 (16.46%) Validation
15 12 (15.19%) J2EE
16 11 (13.92%) SOAP

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (12.66%) CMS
2 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.53%) JBoss
4 2 (2.53%) WordPress
4 2 (2.53%) Liferay
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.27%) FileNet
5 1 (1.27%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.27%) Jetty
5 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.86%) HTTPS
2 7 (8.86%) HTTP
3 4 (5.06%) Internet
4 2 (2.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
2 11 (13.92%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.86%) Couchbase
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.06%) Informix
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
2 24 (30.38%) Subversion
3 19 (24.05%) JUnit
4 18 (22.78%) IntelliJ
4 18 (22.78%) NetBeans
5 15 (18.99%) Maven
6 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
7 7 (8.86%) Mercurial
7 7 (8.86%) Mockito
8 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.53%) JDeveloper
9 2 (2.53%) jMock
9 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.27%) Hudson
10 1 (1.27%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (1.27%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.27%) Ant
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Front Office
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) HTML
1 21 (26.58%) CSS
2 16 (20.25%) Web Services
2 16 (20.25%) Spring
3 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
4 12 (15.19%) J2EE
5 11 (13.92%) SOAP
6 10 (12.66%) J2SE
6 10 (12.66%) .NET
6 10 (12.66%) JSP
7 9 (11.39%) XML
8 8 (10.13%) Struts
8 8 (10.13%) RESTful
8 8 (10.13%) REST
9 7 (8.86%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (8.86%) Play Framework
9 7 (8.86%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.86%) Java EE
9 7 (8.86%) AWT
10 5 (6.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Open Source
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
3 3 (3.80%) GIS
3 3 (3.80%) STB
4 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.27%) Derivative
5 1 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.27%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.27%) RIA
5 1 (1.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
2 11 (13.92%) Android
2 11 (13.92%) Apple iOS
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 6 (7.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) TDD
3 19 (24.05%) OO
4 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.99%) OOD
6 13 (16.46%) Validation
7 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
7 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
9 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
10 7 (8.86%) SOA
10 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.86%) Memory Management
11 5 (6.33%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.06%) System Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (5.06%) ITIL
13 3 (3.80%) EAI
13 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
13 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (21.52%) C++
3 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.72%) SQL
4 7 (8.86%) C
4 7 (8.86%) C#
4 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.27%) XQuery
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) hybris
2 2 (2.53%) 29West
3 1 (1.27%) IBM
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe
3 1 (1.27%) BEA
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