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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Application Developer
Rank 866 820 835
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 36 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.058% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.062% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 55
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +55.00%

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £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 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014 within the UK.

Java Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 24 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 27 November 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 -56 34 £47,500 +3.26% 4
South East -12 11 £52,500 +26.50% 2
North West +2 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
London -27 10 £52,500 +17.97%
Northwich +6 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cheshire -1 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire +15 4 £60,000 +100.00%
Surrey - 3 £47,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £60,000 -
South West - 3 £37,500 -
Glasgow -1 2 - -
Scotland -7 2 - -
Godalming - 2 £51,250 -
Brighton - 2 £52,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £52,000 -
City of London +5 1 £55,000 +57.14%
West Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Devon - 1 £35,000 -
Crawley - 1 £52,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £35,000 -
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (38.10%) Spring
3 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
4 21 (33.33%) Subversion
4 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (28.57%) XML
5 18 (28.57%) OO
6 17 (26.98%) JUnit
6 17 (26.98%) OOD
6 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
7 16 (25.40%) CSS
7 16 (25.40%) HTML
7 16 (25.40%) Android
8 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 15 (23.81%) Apple iOS
8 15 (23.81%) TDD
9 14 (22.22%) Web Services
10 13 (20.63%) Linux
10 13 (20.63%) Maven
11 12 (19.05%) Degree
11 12 (19.05%) J2SE
11 12 (19.05%) SOA
11 12 (19.05%) C++
11 12 (19.05%) Open Source
12 11 (17.46%) J2EE
12 11 (17.46%) HTTP
12 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.46%) Finance
13 10 (15.87%) AWT
13 10 (15.87%) HTTPS

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (12.70%) JBoss
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
2 5 (7.94%) CMS
2 5 (7.94%) Node.js
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.35%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.76%) Joomla!
4 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.76%) FileNet
4 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.76%) Liferay
4 3 (4.76%) Alfresco
4 3 (4.76%) WordPress
4 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.59%) nginx
5 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) HTTP
1 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.87%) HTTPS
3 6 (9.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.76%) SQLite
3 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.17%) Big Data
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.59%) HSQLDB
5 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Subversion
2 17 (26.98%) JUnit
3 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.63%) Maven
5 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 8 (12.70%) Eclipse
7 7 (11.11%) Hudson
8 4 (6.35%) Ant
8 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.35%) Selenium
8 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
9 3 (4.76%) NetBeans
9 3 (4.76%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.59%) Mockito
10 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) Spring
2 18 (28.57%) XML
3 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
4 16 (25.40%) HTML
4 16 (25.40%) CSS
5 14 (22.22%) Web Services
6 12 (19.05%) J2SE
7 11 (17.46%) J2EE
8 10 (15.87%) AWT
8 10 (15.87%) Dojo
8 10 (15.87%) jQuery
9 9 (14.29%) SOAP
10 8 (12.70%) Java EE
10 8 (12.70%) JSON
11 7 (11.11%) XHTML
11 7 (11.11%) JSP
11 7 (11.11%) JPA
11 7 (11.11%) HTML5
12 6 (9.52%) REST
12 6 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Open Source
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.76%) RIA
4 3 (4.76%) FMCG
4 3 (4.76%) DataPower
5 2 (3.17%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.17%) STB
5 2 (3.17%) Derivative
5 2 (3.17%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Android
2 15 (23.81%) Apple iOS
3 13 (20.63%) Linux
4 8 (12.70%) UNIX
5 2 (3.17%) Windows
6 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) OO
3 17 (26.98%) OOD
4 15 (23.81%) TDD
5 12 (19.05%) SOA
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) Memory Management
7 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.52%) MVC
9 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.35%) UML
10 4 (6.35%) CRM
10 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Web Development
10 4 (6.35%) BDD
10 4 (6.35%) Android Development
11 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
11 3 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.05%) C++
4 10 (15.87%) C
4 10 (15.87%) SQL
5 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.17%) XQuery
7 2 (3.17%) XPath
7 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.17%) C#
7 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) IBM
2 3 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) Talend
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