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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 795 864 828
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 116 105 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.099% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 100 93 152
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 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +52 107 £45,000 -18.18% 8
London +49 54 £50,000 -23.07% 2
South East +19 16 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +20 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Bristol +20 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West +9 11 £45,000 +28.57% 2
West Midlands -6 11 £47,500 +4.39%
Wokingham - 7 £55,000 -
East of England +32 6 £38,500 +48.07% 2
City of London +50 5 £100,000 +48.14%
Norfolk +21 5 £38,500 -9.41%
Norwich +19 5 £38,500 -9.41%
Scotland +4 4 - - 2
Staffordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £62,500 -
East Midlands +15 3 £30,000 -
Hampshire +10 3 - -
Glasgow -10 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 3 £30,000 -
Derby - 3 £30,000 -
Maidenhead +4 2 £40,000 -38.46%
West Yorkshire - 2 £37,125 -
Reading +16 1 £37,500 -
North West +16 1 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Manchester -1 1 £62,500 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £61,500 -

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 227 (100.00%) Java
2 125 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (48.02%) SQL
4 98 (43.17%) JavaScript
5 93 (40.97%) Spring
6 79 (34.80%) Degree
7 70 (30.84%) HTML
8 65 (28.63%) Oracle
9 61 (26.87%) SDLC
10 60 (26.43%) CSS
11 55 (24.23%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (19.82%) Hibernate
13 44 (19.38%) Finance
13 44 (19.38%) Maven
14 42 (18.50%) TDD
14 42 (18.50%) XML
14 42 (18.50%) AngularJS
15 41 (18.06%) Web Services
15 41 (18.06%) OO
15 41 (18.06%) MVC
16 40 (17.62%) J2EE
17 38 (16.74%) Oracle Reports
17 38 (16.74%) Open Source
18 37 (16.30%) REST
18 37 (16.30%) Swing
18 37 (16.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 36 (15.86%) Software Engineering
20 35 (15.42%) SOAP
20 35 (15.42%) HTML5
21 32 (14.10%) .NET

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 18 (7.93%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.61%) Node.js
3 9 (3.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (3.96%) Apache
4 7 (3.08%) Alfresco
4 7 (3.08%) Joomla!
5 6 (2.64%) CMS
5 6 (2.64%) Liferay
5 6 (2.64%) WordPress
6 5 (2.20%) JBoss
6 5 (2.20%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.20%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.76%) Mule
7 4 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.44%) nginx
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) RMDS
2 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.64%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.64%) IaaS
4 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.20%) SaaS
5 4 (1.76%) GitHub
6 3 (1.32%) Bluemix
6 3 (1.32%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.88%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) Internet
2 5 (2.20%) SSL
3 1 (0.44%) FTP
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.74%) Oracle Reports
2 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
3 20 (8.81%) Relational Database
4 18 (7.93%) MySQL
5 13 (5.73%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.08%) Big Data
7 7 (3.08%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.64%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.76%) DB2
11 3 (1.32%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.44%) HSQLDB
12 1 (0.44%) MS Access
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (19.38%) Maven
2 27 (11.89%) Jenkins
3 26 (11.45%) Git (software)
4 25 (11.01%) Subversion
5 19 (8.37%) Ant
6 16 (7.05%) Eclipse
7 14 (6.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (5.73%) Apache Ivy
8 13 (5.73%) JUnit
9 11 (4.85%) TeamCity
10 9 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (3.08%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.64%) Mockito
13 5 (2.20%) Selenium
13 5 (2.20%) Vagrant
14 4 (1.76%) Grunt
14 4 (1.76%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.76%) Mocha
15 3 (1.32%) Gradle
15 3 (1.32%) Hudson
General
1 44 (19.38%) Finance
2 37 (16.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (6.61%) Games
4 14 (6.17%) Banking
5 6 (2.64%) Front Office
6 5 (2.20%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.76%) Legal
8 3 (1.32%) German Language
8 3 (1.32%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (40.97%) Spring
2 70 (30.84%) HTML
3 60 (26.43%) CSS
4 45 (19.82%) Hibernate
5 42 (18.50%) AngularJS
5 42 (18.50%) XML
6 41 (18.06%) Web Services
7 40 (17.62%) J2EE
8 37 (16.30%) REST
8 37 (16.30%) Swing
9 35 (15.42%) HTML5
9 35 (15.42%) SOAP
10 32 (14.10%) .NET
11 31 (13.66%) Java EE
12 28 (12.33%) JPA
13 26 (11.45%) Spring MVC
14 21 (9.25%) jQuery
15 18 (7.93%) WSDL
16 17 (7.49%) React
17 13 (5.73%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.10%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.61%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.52%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.52%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (3.52%) User Experience
5 7 (3.08%) PMI
5 7 (3.08%) RIA
6 5 (2.20%) Derivative
7 4 (1.76%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.76%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.32%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.32%) Spread Betting
8 3 (1.32%) Streaming Video
8 3 (1.32%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.32%) Wiki
9 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.01%) Android
2 18 (7.93%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.85%) Linux
3 11 (4.85%) Unix
4 7 (3.08%) Windows
5 6 (2.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (26.87%) SDLC
3 55 (24.23%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (18.50%) TDD
5 41 (18.06%) MVC
5 41 (18.06%) OO
6 38 (16.74%) Open Source
7 36 (15.86%) Software Engineering
8 29 (12.78%) Unit Testing
9 28 (12.33%) Scrum
10 27 (11.89%) Web Development
11 20 (8.81%) UML
12 18 (7.93%) Android Development
13 17 (7.49%) Mobile Development
13 17 (7.49%) SOA
14 16 (7.05%) Web Application Development
15 13 (5.73%) OOD
15 13 (5.73%) OOP
16 11 (4.85%) iOS Development
17 10 (4.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 227 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (48.02%) SQL
3 98 (43.17%) JavaScript
4 29 (12.78%) C#
5 16 (7.05%) Python
6 14 (6.17%) C++
7 13 (5.73%) Ruby
8 11 (4.85%) PHP
9 10 (4.41%) Groovy
10 7 (3.08%) Perl
10 7 (3.08%) Scala
11 5 (2.20%) Clojure
12 3 (1.32%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.32%) Smalltalk
12 3 (1.32%) XPath
13 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.44%) C
14 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 79 (34.80%) Degree
2 12 (5.29%) SC Cleared
2 12 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.76%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) HL7
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) Grafana
1 5 (2.20%) Graphite
1 5 (2.20%) Packer
1 5 (2.20%) Puppet
1 5 (2.20%) Terraform
1 5 (2.20%) Uchiwa
2 3 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 65 (28.63%) Oracle
2 19 (8.37%) Adobe
3 9 (3.96%) IBM
4 7 (3.08%) Google
4 7 (3.08%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.20%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.20%) Sybase
5 5 (2.20%) WSO2
6 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.88%) BEA
7 2 (0.88%) SAP
7 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.44%) Talend
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