The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Consultant
Rank 835 835 748
Rank change year-on-year
0 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 113 136 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 90 123 215
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Java Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Consultant over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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 -14 108 £60,000 +9.09% 17
London +17 77 £65,000 +13.04% 9
City of London +55 27 £62,500 -10.71% 1
South East +17 15 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Surrey +20 11 £60,000 +126.41%
East of England +12 9 £45,000 -15.88% 2
Hertfordshire +22 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Stevenage +4 6 £50,000 +11.11%
North West +28 4 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Manchester +2 4 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Berkshire +15 3 £85,000 +54.54% 2
Reading +14 3 £85,000 +54.54% 1
Cambridge -1 3 £45,000 -15.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £45,000 -15.88% 1
North East -1 1 £42,500 -43.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 1 £42,500 -43.33%
Tyne and Wear -8 1 £42,500 -43.33%
Birmingham -26 1 £22,500 -59.09% 1
West Midlands -30 1 £22,500 -59.09% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Guildford - 1 £44,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (39.27%) Oracle
3 70 (36.65%) Finance
4 55 (28.80%) SQL
5 54 (28.27%) Degree
6 53 (27.75%) JavaScript
7 51 (26.70%) Web Services
8 49 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (24.61%) J2EE
10 44 (23.04%) XML
11 40 (20.94%) Software Engineering
12 39 (20.42%) SQL Server
12 39 (20.42%) Presales
13 38 (19.90%) Open Source
14 36 (18.85%) Banking
15 35 (18.32%) DB2
16 33 (17.28%) Relational Database
17 32 (16.75%) JBoss
18 31 (16.23%) JSP
18 31 (16.23%) HTML
18 31 (16.23%) Java EE
19 28 (14.66%) WebSphere
19 28 (14.66%) Servlets
20 27 (14.14%) .NET
20 27 (14.14%) Computer Science
21 26 (13.61%) Sybase
21 26 (13.61%) Big Data
22 25 (13.09%) Linux
23 24 (12.57%) SOA
24 23 (12.04%) Marketing

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (16.75%) JBoss
2 28 (14.66%) WebSphere
3 20 (10.47%) Tomcat
4 17 (8.90%) WebLogic
4 17 (8.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (4.19%) Node.js
5 8 (4.19%) SAS
6 6 (3.14%) Apache Solr
6 6 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.62%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (2.09%) Apache
9 3 (1.57%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.57%) Confluence
9 3 (1.57%) IIS
9 3 (1.57%) Mule
9 3 (1.57%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.52%) CMS
11 1 (0.52%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (4.19%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (10.47%) BASE24
2 16 (8.38%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.90%) SaaS
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.09%) PaaS
3 3 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.05%) IaaS
4 2 (1.05%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.05%) Taleo
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.47%) ATM
2 12 (6.28%) Internet
3 8 (4.19%) WebEx
4 3 (1.57%) DHCP
4 3 (1.57%) DNS
4 3 (1.57%) Firewall
4 3 (1.57%) SSL
5 2 (1.05%) Intranet
5 2 (1.05%) LDAP
6 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 35 (18.32%) DB2
3 33 (17.28%) Relational Database
4 26 (13.61%) Big Data
5 18 (9.42%) Hadoop
6 16 (8.38%) Oracle Database
6 16 (8.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (8.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 16 (8.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 11 (5.76%) MySQL
7 11 (5.76%) NoSQL
8 8 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.14%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.14%) Impala
9 6 (3.14%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.14%) Riak
9 6 (3.14%) Spark SQL
10 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.05%) OLTP
11 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (8.38%) Subversion
2 10 (5.24%) Maven
3 9 (4.71%) JIRA
4 8 (4.19%) Selenium
5 7 (3.66%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.14%) JUnit
7 4 (2.09%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.09%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.57%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.57%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.57%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.57%) Ranorex
8 3 (1.57%) SoapUI
General
1 70 (36.65%) Finance
2 36 (18.85%) Banking
3 23 (12.04%) Marketing
4 17 (8.90%) Retail
4 17 (8.90%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.24%) International Banking
6 8 (4.19%) Front Office
7 6 (3.14%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.14%) Games
8 4 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.05%) Electronics
10 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.70%) Web Services
2 47 (24.61%) J2EE
3 44 (23.04%) XML
4 31 (16.23%) HTML
4 31 (16.23%) Java EE
4 31 (16.23%) JSP
5 28 (14.66%) Servlets
6 27 (14.14%) .NET
7 23 (12.04%) EJB
7 23 (12.04%) SOAP
8 21 (10.99%) Spring
9 20 (10.47%) CSS
9 20 (10.47%) J2SE
10 16 (8.38%) CORBA
10 16 (8.38%) HTML5
10 16 (8.38%) Java RMI
10 16 (8.38%) JavaBeans
10 16 (8.38%) JDBC
10 16 (8.38%) XML Schema
10 16 (8.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.14%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.47%) EFT
3 17 (8.90%) Mathematics
4 16 (8.38%) Hedge funds
4 16 (8.38%) N-Tier
5 12 (6.28%) Fintech
6 11 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (5.24%) Credit Risk
7 10 (5.24%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.71%) Physics
9 4 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.57%) Online Banking
11 2 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.05%) PlayStation
12 1 (0.52%) Blog
12 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.09%) Linux
2 17 (8.90%) Unix
3 16 (8.38%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.94%) Software Engineering
3 39 (20.42%) Presales
4 38 (19.90%) Open Source
5 24 (12.57%) SOA
6 23 (12.04%) Mentoring
7 22 (11.52%) DevOps
7 22 (11.52%) Multithreading
8 21 (10.99%) Analytics
8 21 (10.99%) UML
9 17 (8.90%) Asset Management
9 17 (8.90%) Project Management
10 16 (8.38%) Electronic Trading
10 16 (8.38%) MVC
10 16 (8.38%) OOP
10 16 (8.38%) Risk Management
10 16 (8.38%) RUP
10 16 (8.38%) TDD
10 16 (8.38%) Unit Testing
11 15 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (28.80%) SQL
3 53 (27.75%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.42%) C#
5 16 (8.38%) XPath
6 11 (5.76%) C
6 11 (5.76%) C++
6 11 (5.76%) Python
7 10 (5.24%) Scala
8 8 (4.19%) MATLAB
8 8 (4.19%) R
9 5 (2.62%) Perl
9 5 (2.62%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.57%) Groovy
11 3 (1.57%) Lua
12 2 (1.05%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.05%) Erlang
12 2 (1.05%) F#
12 2 (1.05%) Go
Qualifications
1 54 (28.27%) Degree
2 16 (8.38%) Brainbench
2 16 (8.38%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.05%) PhD
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) Docker
2 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.57%) Puppet
3 2 (1.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 75 (39.27%) Oracle
2 26 (13.61%) Sybase
3 16 (8.38%) IBM
3 16 (8.38%) Sun
4 14 (7.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.19%) Actian
5 8 (4.19%) RapidMiner
6 6 (3.14%) ATG
6 6 (3.14%) SAP
6 6 (3.14%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.62%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.62%) WSO2
8 4 (2.09%) Adobe
8 4 (2.09%) BEA
8 4 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.57%) Google
10 2 (1.05%) Facebook
10 2 (1.05%) NetSuite
10 2 (1.05%) Siebel
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