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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 813 872 852
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 123 103 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.093% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.096% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 104 84 138
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +62 117 £45,000 -5.26% 7
London +30 46 £48,750 -18.75% 3
South East +48 33 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Berkshire +17 20 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Bristol +35 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West +20 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Midlands -10 11 £50,000 +66.66%
Wokingham - 8 £55,000 -
East of England +30 6 £38,500 +48.07% 1
Hampshire +13 6 - -
Scotland +9 6 £70,000 +159.25% 1
Norfolk - 5 £38,500 -
Norwich - 5 £38,500 -
City of London +47 4 £100,000 +60.00%
Yorkshire +30 4 £45,000 -
Reading +13 4 £37,500 - 1
Birmingham -14 4 £62,500 +108.33%
Wolverhampton - 4 £37,500 -
Basingstoke - 4 - -
West Yorkshire +28 3 £45,000 -
Maidenhead -2 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Glasgow -7 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Surrey - 3 £40,000 -
Derby - 3 £30,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 £30,000 -
Guildford - 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Leeds +24 2 £47,500 -
Brighton +6 2 £28,750 -54.72%

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
2 118 (51.98%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (47.14%) SQL
4 89 (39.21%) JavaScript
5 87 (38.33%) Spring
6 71 (31.28%) Degree
7 64 (28.19%) Oracle
8 63 (27.75%) HTML
9 53 (23.35%) SDLC
10 49 (21.59%) CSS
11 46 (20.26%) .NET
12 45 (19.82%) Finance
13 44 (19.38%) XML
14 42 (18.50%) AngularJS
15 41 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (17.62%) Maven
16 40 (17.62%) C#
16 40 (17.62%) OO
16 40 (17.62%) MVC
17 39 (17.18%) Web Services
17 39 (17.18%) Open Source
18 38 (16.74%) Oracle Reports
18 38 (16.74%) Hibernate
19 37 (16.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 37 (16.30%) Swing
20 36 (15.86%) TDD
21 35 (15.42%) Software Engineering
21 35 (15.42%) J2EE
21 35 (15.42%) REST
22 31 (13.66%) Scrum

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 16 (7.05%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.73%) Apache
3 6 (2.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (2.64%) CMS
3 6 (2.64%) Liferay
3 6 (2.64%) OpenStack
3 6 (2.64%) WordPress
4 4 (1.76%) Mule
4 4 (1.76%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.32%) JBoss
5 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.44%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.44%) nginx
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.88%) RMDS
2 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.64%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.64%) IaaS
3 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.64%) SaaS
4 4 (1.76%) GitHub
5 3 (1.32%) Bluemix
5 3 (1.32%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.88%) Google Play
7 1 (0.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.74%) Oracle Reports
2 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.37%) MySQL
4 14 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.96%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.52%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.52%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.64%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.76%) Big Data
10 3 (1.32%) DB2
10 3 (1.32%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.44%) MS Access
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (17.62%) Maven
2 28 (12.33%) Jenkins
3 26 (11.45%) Git (software)
4 21 (9.25%) Subversion
5 15 (6.61%) Eclipse
6 13 (5.73%) Ant
6 13 (5.73%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (5.29%) JUnit
8 11 (4.85%) TeamCity
9 9 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.08%) Apache Ivy
11 6 (2.64%) Mockito
11 6 (2.64%) Vagrant
12 5 (2.20%) IntelliJ
12 5 (2.20%) Selenium
13 4 (1.76%) Gradle
13 4 (1.76%) Grunt
13 4 (1.76%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.76%) Mocha
14 3 (1.32%) Hudson
General
1 45 (19.82%) Finance
2 37 (16.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (8.37%) Banking
4 18 (7.93%) Games
5 5 (2.20%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Front Office
6 3 (1.32%) German Language
6 3 (1.32%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (38.33%) Spring
2 63 (27.75%) HTML
3 49 (21.59%) CSS
4 46 (20.26%) .NET
5 44 (19.38%) XML
6 42 (18.50%) AngularJS
7 39 (17.18%) Web Services
8 38 (16.74%) Hibernate
9 37 (16.30%) Swing
10 35 (15.42%) J2EE
10 35 (15.42%) REST
11 31 (13.66%) SOAP
12 29 (12.78%) HTML5
12 29 (12.78%) Java EE
13 22 (9.69%) JPA
13 22 (9.69%) Spring MVC
14 20 (8.81%) React
15 18 (7.93%) Node.js
16 17 (7.49%) jQuery
17 16 (7.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.81%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.73%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (4.41%) PMI
6 7 (3.08%) User Experience
7 5 (2.20%) Derivative
7 5 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.76%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.76%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.76%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.32%) Contactless
9 3 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.32%) EMV
9 3 (1.32%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.32%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.69%) Android
2 15 (6.61%) Apple iOS
3 12 (5.29%) Unix
4 11 (4.85%) Linux
5 7 (3.08%) Windows
6 6 (2.64%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (51.98%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.35%) SDLC
3 41 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (17.62%) MVC
4 40 (17.62%) OO
5 39 (17.18%) Open Source
6 36 (15.86%) TDD
7 35 (15.42%) Software Engineering
8 31 (13.66%) Scrum
9 22 (9.69%) SOA
10 19 (8.37%) Unit Testing
10 19 (8.37%) Web Development
11 16 (7.05%) UML
12 15 (6.61%) Android Development
13 14 (6.17%) OOP
14 13 (5.73%) Mobile Development
14 13 (5.73%) Web Application Development
15 12 (5.29%) Machine Learning
16 10 (4.41%) B2C
17 9 (3.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 227 (100.00%) Java
2 107 (47.14%) SQL
3 89 (39.21%) JavaScript
4 40 (17.62%) C#
5 15 (6.61%) PHP
6 10 (4.41%) Groovy
6 10 (4.41%) Ruby
7 9 (3.96%) C++
8 8 (3.52%) Python
8 8 (3.52%) Scala
9 7 (3.08%) Clojure
10 5 (2.20%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.76%) XPath
12 3 (1.32%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.32%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.88%) C
13 2 (0.88%) Erlang
13 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.88%) Perl
14 1 (0.44%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 71 (31.28%) Degree
2 10 (4.41%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) PhD
5 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.76%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.44%) HL7
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.44%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.64%) Grafana
1 6 (2.64%) Graphite
1 6 (2.64%) Packer
1 6 (2.64%) Puppet
1 6 (2.64%) Terraform
1 6 (2.64%) Uchiwa
2 3 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 64 (28.19%) Oracle
2 10 (4.41%) Adobe
2 10 (4.41%) IBM
3 9 (3.96%) Google
3 9 (3.96%) MuleSoft
4 6 (2.64%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.64%) WSO2
5 5 (2.20%) Sybase
6 4 (1.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.32%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.32%) SAP
8 2 (0.88%) BEA
8 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northern Ireland
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago