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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Consultant
Rank 814 725 822
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +97
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 44 142 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.14% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.14% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 37 127 42
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.42%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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 £27,500 £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 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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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 -73 42 £67,500 +17.39% 8
London -48 24 £67,500 +8.00% 3
City of London -20 14 £71,250 +9.61% 2
South West - 6 £60,000 - 1
East of England -4 5 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Hertfordshire -16 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 -
Stevenage +21 3 £45,000 -25.00%
South East -19 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North East - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £38,750 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £67,500 - 1
Hitchin - 2 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Manchester +3 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Leeds +1 1 £43,000 +7.50%
Reading -4 1 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Yorkshire -4 1 £43,000 +18.62%
West Yorkshire -7 1 £43,000 +7.50%
Berkshire -11 1 £70,000 +64.70% 1
North West -12 1 £57,500 -
Woking - 1 £37,500 -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (51.08%) Spring
3 55 (39.57%) Finance
4 54 (38.85%) SQL
5 53 (38.13%) J2EE
5 53 (38.13%) Degree
6 49 (35.25%) Java EE
6 49 (35.25%) E-Commerce
7 48 (34.53%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (33.09%) XML
9 42 (30.22%) HTML
10 40 (28.78%) Oracle
11 37 (26.62%) CSS
12 35 (25.18%) Web Services
12 35 (25.18%) TDD
12 35 (25.18%) Hibernate
13 33 (23.74%) Tomcat
14 30 (21.58%) JavaScript
15 29 (20.86%) Apache
16 25 (17.99%) Telecoms
17 24 (17.27%) Linux
17 24 (17.27%) XHTML
17 24 (17.27%) SOA
18 23 (16.55%) JBoss
18 23 (16.55%) iPad
18 23 (16.55%) jQuery
19 22 (15.83%) BDD
19 22 (15.83%) Mentoring
19 22 (15.83%) JSP
19 22 (15.83%) Scrum

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 33 (23.74%) Tomcat
2 29 (20.86%) Apache
3 23 (16.55%) JBoss
4 17 (12.23%) WebLogic
4 17 (12.23%) Apache Solr
5 15 (10.79%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.16%) Liferay
6 3 (2.16%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.44%) AquaLogic
7 2 (1.44%) Mule
8 1 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.23%) HTTP
2 4 (2.88%) LDAP
3 3 (2.16%) Internet
4 2 (1.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) Relational Database
2 19 (13.67%) MySQL
3 16 (11.51%) RDBMS
4 15 (10.79%) SQL Server
5 13 (9.35%) Big Data
6 11 (7.91%) OLAP
7 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.44%) DB2
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.67%) JUnit
3 18 (12.95%) Mockito
4 17 (12.23%) Selenium
5 12 (8.63%) WebLogic Workshop
6 9 (6.47%) Eclipse
7 7 (5.04%) Maven
8 4 (2.88%) TestNG
9 3 (2.16%) Xcode
9 3 (2.16%) Introscope
10 2 (1.44%) JIRA
10 2 (1.44%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.72%) Gradle
11 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.72%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.72%) JMeter
General
1 55 (39.57%) Finance
2 25 (17.99%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.32%) Banking
3 6 (4.32%) Retail
4 3 (2.16%) Games
5 2 (1.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (51.08%) Spring
2 53 (38.13%) J2EE
3 49 (35.25%) Java EE
4 46 (33.09%) XML
5 42 (30.22%) HTML
6 37 (26.62%) CSS
7 35 (25.18%) Web Services
7 35 (25.18%) Hibernate
8 24 (17.27%) XHTML
9 23 (16.55%) jQuery
10 22 (15.83%) JSP
11 18 (12.95%) XSLT
12 17 (12.23%) Apache Camel
13 13 (9.35%) Middleware
14 12 (8.63%) ActiveMQ
15 11 (7.91%) jBPM
15 11 (7.91%) Drools
16 10 (7.19%) SOAP
17 8 (5.76%) JSON
18 7 (5.04%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.55%) iPad
2 21 (15.11%) Computer Science
2 21 (15.11%) Client/Server
2 21 (15.11%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (12.23%) Open Source
5 6 (4.32%) Statistics
6 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.88%) User Experience
8 3 (2.16%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.16%) Equities
8 3 (2.16%) Derivative
9 2 (1.44%) EFT
9 2 (1.44%) New Media
10 1 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.27%) Linux
2 8 (5.76%) UNIX
3 3 (2.16%) Android
4 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.25%) E-Commerce
2 48 (34.53%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (25.18%) TDD
4 24 (17.27%) SOA
5 22 (15.83%) Scrum
5 22 (15.83%) BDD
5 22 (15.83%) Mentoring
6 17 (12.23%) Extreme Programming
6 17 (12.23%) Unit Testing
6 17 (12.23%) DSDM
7 11 (7.91%) Migration
7 11 (7.91%) Analytics
8 10 (7.19%) Data Management
9 9 (6.47%) OO
10 6 (4.32%) MVC
10 6 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.32%) DevOps
11 5 (3.60%) Waterfall
11 5 (3.60%) Web Application Development
12 4 (2.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (38.85%) SQL
3 30 (21.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.04%) Python
5 6 (4.32%) Perl
6 4 (2.88%) C#
6 4 (2.88%) C++
7 3 (2.16%) C
7 3 (2.16%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.16%) ActionScript
7 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.44%) Ruby
8 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.72%) Scala
9 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (38.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (28.78%) Oracle
2 19 (13.67%) SAP
3 17 (12.23%) hybris
4 14 (10.07%) Sybase
5 12 (8.63%) Red Hat
6 10 (7.19%) IBM
7 4 (2.88%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.88%) webMethods
8 3 (2.16%) Perforce
8 3 (2.16%) Splunk
9 2 (1.44%) Google
9 2 (1.44%) HP
9 2 (1.44%) Informatica
9 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.72%) Endeca
10 1 (0.72%) ATG
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