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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Consultant
Rank 813 778 825
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 65 115 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.12% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 57 101 51
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £36,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +19.56%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 30 January 2015 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 January 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 -52 62 £65,000 +8.33% 4
London -34 35 £67,500 +3.84% 4
South East -18 13 £60,000 +41.17%
Berkshire -6 11 £70,000 +64.70%
City of London -11 11 £67,500 +1.88% 3
Reading +8 9 £60,000 +71.42%
Hertfordshire -14 6 £45,000 -25.00%
East of England -20 6 £45,000 -25.00%
Stevenage +19 4 £50,000 -16.66%
Leeds -5 3 £55,000 +37.50%
West Yorkshire -10 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire -15 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey -4 2 £38,750 +3.33%
Manchester -11 2 £53,750 +7.50%
North West -11 2 £53,750 -6.52%
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £70,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £40,000 -
Hitchin - 2 £45,000 -
North East - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 - -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (59.88%) Spring
3 78 (46.71%) J2EE
4 73 (43.71%) E-Commerce
5 72 (43.11%) Finance
6 67 (40.12%) Degree
7 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (38.32%) Java EE
9 61 (36.53%) XML
10 59 (35.33%) SQL
11 55 (32.93%) Web Services
12 53 (31.74%) HTML
12 53 (31.74%) Tomcat
13 46 (27.54%) CSS
13 46 (27.54%) TDD
14 43 (25.75%) JavaScript
14 43 (25.75%) Oracle
15 39 (23.35%) Hibernate
16 38 (22.75%) Apache
16 38 (22.75%) Linux
17 36 (21.56%) XHTML
17 36 (21.56%) SOA
17 36 (21.56%) JSP
18 35 (20.96%) iPad
19 33 (19.76%) Analytical Skills
19 33 (19.76%) Scrum
19 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
20 32 (19.16%) MySQL
20 32 (19.16%) Client/Server
20 32 (19.16%) Mentoring

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 53 (31.74%) Tomcat
2 38 (22.75%) Apache
3 27 (16.17%) Apache Solr
4 24 (14.37%) WebSphere
5 19 (11.38%) JBoss
6 14 (8.38%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.99%) CMS
8 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.80%) IIS
8 3 (1.80%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.80%) Liferay
9 2 (1.20%) AquaLogic
9 2 (1.20%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.96%) HTTP
2 3 (1.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) ATM
3 2 (1.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.16%) MySQL
2 18 (10.78%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.18%) Big Data
4 15 (8.98%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.99%) OLAP
6 9 (5.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.40%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.40%) DB2
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (16.77%) Mockito
1 28 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.17%) Selenium
3 26 (15.57%) JUnit
4 19 (11.38%) Eclipse
5 11 (6.59%) Maven
5 11 (6.59%) WebLogic Workshop
6 5 (2.99%) Subversion
6 5 (2.99%) Introscope
6 5 (2.99%) Xcode
7 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 3 (1.80%) Rational Application Developer
8 2 (1.20%) JIRA
8 2 (1.20%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (1.20%) Ant
9 1 (0.60%) JMeter
9 1 (0.60%) Gradle
9 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.60%) FitNesse
General
1 72 (43.11%) Finance
2 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.19%) Banking
4 9 (5.39%) Retail
5 5 (2.99%) Games
6 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (59.88%) Spring
2 78 (46.71%) J2EE
3 64 (38.32%) Java EE
4 61 (36.53%) XML
5 55 (32.93%) Web Services
6 53 (31.74%) HTML
7 46 (27.54%) CSS
8 39 (23.35%) Hibernate
9 36 (21.56%) XHTML
9 36 (21.56%) JSP
10 31 (18.56%) jQuery
11 27 (16.17%) XSLT
12 13 (7.78%) Middleware
13 12 (7.19%) Java SE
14 11 (6.59%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (6.59%) Apache Camel
15 10 (5.99%) Drools
15 10 (5.99%) jBPM
15 10 (5.99%) Struts
16 9 (5.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.96%) iPad
2 33 (19.76%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (19.16%) Client/Server
3 32 (19.16%) Computer Science
4 22 (13.17%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (8.98%) Open Source
6 6 (3.59%) Statistics
7 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.40%) User Experience
8 3 (1.80%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.20%) New Media
9 2 (1.20%) EFT
10 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.60%) Equities
10 1 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.75%) Linux
2 10 (5.99%) UNIX
3 5 (2.99%) Android
4 4 (2.40%) Windows
5 3 (1.80%) AIX
5 3 (1.80%) Solaris
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.71%) E-Commerce
2 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (27.54%) TDD
4 36 (21.56%) SOA
5 33 (19.76%) Scrum
6 32 (19.16%) Mentoring
6 32 (19.16%) BDD
7 27 (16.17%) Unit Testing
7 27 (16.17%) DSDM
7 27 (16.17%) Extreme Programming
8 12 (7.19%) OO
8 12 (7.19%) Data Management
9 11 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.99%) Migration
11 9 (5.39%) MVC
11 9 (5.39%) Analytics
12 8 (4.79%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.79%) Content Management
13 6 (3.59%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (3.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (35.33%) SQL
3 43 (25.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.39%) Perl
5 8 (4.79%) Python
6 6 (3.59%) C#
7 5 (2.99%) ActionScript
7 5 (2.99%) Objective-C
7 5 (2.99%) Scala
8 4 (2.40%) C++
8 4 (2.40%) PHP
9 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.80%) C
9 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.20%) Ruby
10 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (40.12%) Degree
2 3 (1.80%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 43 (25.75%) Oracle
2 29 (17.37%) SAP
2 29 (17.37%) hybris
3 15 (8.98%) Red Hat
3 15 (8.98%) IBM
4 13 (7.78%) Sybase
5 5 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.99%) Perforce
5 5 (2.99%) Splunk
6 4 (2.40%) webMethods
7 3 (1.80%) Sun
8 2 (1.20%) Google
8 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.20%) Informatica
8 2 (1.20%) HP
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