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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Application Developer
Rank 860 841 831
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 37 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.045% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.047% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 47
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,850 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-10.75% +30.98%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 23 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 December 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 -9 35 £50,000 +8.69% 3
South East +15 11 £55,000 +20.21% 1
Northwich +9 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheshire +2 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West +1 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
London +7 10 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Berkshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 4 £62,500 -
South West - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland +1 2 - -
Glasgow 0 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £52,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £52,000 -
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
City of London +15 1 £55,000 +52.77% 1
West Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Devon - 1 £35,000 -
Crawley - 1 £52,500 -
Godalming - 1 £55,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £35,000 -
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (33.96%) Subversion
3 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
3 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.08%) Spring
4 16 (30.19%) CSS
4 16 (30.19%) HTML
4 16 (30.19%) OO
4 16 (30.19%) OOD
4 16 (30.19%) JUnit
5 15 (28.30%) Android
5 15 (28.30%) Apple iOS
6 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.42%) TDD
6 14 (26.42%) C++
6 14 (26.42%) XML
7 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
7 13 (24.53%) Degree
8 12 (22.64%) J2SE
8 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
8 12 (22.64%) Maven
9 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
9 11 (20.75%) HTTP
9 11 (20.75%) Web Services
10 10 (18.87%) SOAP
10 10 (18.87%) AWT
10 10 (18.87%) HTTPS
10 10 (18.87%) C
10 10 (18.87%) Linux
10 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (15.09%) JBoss
2 6 (11.32%) CMS
3 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.66%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.66%) Alfresco
4 3 (5.66%) WordPress
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.66%) FileNet
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (5.66%) Liferay
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.77%) Node.js
6 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.75%) HTTP
3 10 (18.87%) HTTPS
4 5 (9.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.66%) SQLite
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.66%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) HSQLDB
5 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Subversion
2 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
3 16 (30.19%) JUnit
4 12 (22.64%) Maven
5 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.55%) IntelliJ
7 4 (7.55%) NetBeans
7 4 (7.55%) Ant
7 4 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (7.55%) Hudson
8 3 (5.66%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
8 3 (5.66%) Mockito
9 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) Spring
2 16 (30.19%) HTML
2 16 (30.19%) CSS
3 14 (26.42%) XML
4 12 (22.64%) J2SE
4 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
5 11 (20.75%) Web Services
6 10 (18.87%) AWT
6 10 (18.87%) SOAP
7 9 (16.98%) jQuery
8 8 (15.09%) JSON
9 7 (13.21%) JPA
9 7 (13.21%) Dojo
9 7 (13.21%) XHTML
9 7 (13.21%) HTML5
10 6 (11.32%) REST
10 6 (11.32%) J2EE
10 6 (11.32%) Java EE
11 5 (9.43%) Spring MVC
11 5 (9.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Open Source
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) RIA
3 3 (5.66%) FMCG
3 3 (5.66%) DataPower
4 2 (3.77%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.77%) STB
4 2 (3.77%) Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Android
1 15 (28.30%) Apple iOS
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) UNIX
4 4 (7.55%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) OO
1 16 (30.19%) OOD
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) TDD
3 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (18.87%) Memory Management
4 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
4 8 (15.09%) SOA
5 6 (11.32%) MVC
6 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.55%) CRM
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.66%) System Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.66%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.66%) UML
8 3 (5.66%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) C++
4 10 (18.87%) C
5 9 (16.98%) SQL
6 4 (7.55%) C#
6 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.77%) XQuery
8 2 (3.77%) XPath
8 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) IBM
2 3 (5.66%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Google
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