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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Consultant
Rank 832 805 868
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 61 113 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.094% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.100% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 43 107 33
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 18 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 1 July 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 -12 57 £55,000 -8.33% 7
London +6 18 £55,000 -8.33% 6
South East +16 17 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hertfordshire - 16 £33,000 -
East of England - 16 £33,000 -
Watford - 11 - -
West Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Hampshire +2 5 £55,000 +77.41%
Stevenage - 5 £33,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £55,000 -
Scotland +9 3 £50,000 -17.35%
Edinburgh - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +16 2 - - 2
South West -16 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Gloucester - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 1

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (53.92%) Oracle
3 49 (48.04%) Spring
4 48 (47.06%) J2EE
5 41 (40.20%) SQL
6 39 (38.24%) WebSphere
6 39 (38.24%) Finance
7 36 (35.29%) Web Services
8 30 (29.41%) XML
9 29 (28.43%) UNIX
9 29 (28.43%) HTML
10 28 (27.45%) Linux
10 28 (27.45%) Tomcat
10 28 (27.45%) Java EE
11 27 (26.47%) Degree
11 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (24.51%) Hibernate
12 25 (24.51%) WebLogic
12 25 (24.51%) Apache Camel
13 23 (22.55%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (22.55%) JBoss
14 22 (21.57%) Apache
14 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
15 21 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
15 21 (20.59%) JSP
15 21 (20.59%) JMS
15 21 (20.59%) REST
16 20 (19.61%) MVC
16 20 (19.61%) TDD
17 19 (18.63%) Middleware

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 39 (38.24%) WebSphere
2 28 (27.45%) Tomcat
3 25 (24.51%) WebLogic
4 23 (22.55%) JBoss
5 22 (21.57%) Apache
6 21 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (10.78%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (10.78%) IIS
7 11 (10.78%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.94%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.96%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.96%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.96%) Mule
10 2 (1.96%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) HTTP
2 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (0.98%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.71%) DB2
3 14 (13.73%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.78%) MySQL
5 10 (9.80%) Big Data
6 8 (7.84%) OLAP
6 8 (7.84%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.94%) JasperReports
9 3 (2.94%) DataStage
9 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.98%) Redis
10 1 (0.98%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (16.67%) JUnit
2 15 (14.71%) Subversion
3 11 (10.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 11 (10.78%) Eclipse
3 11 (10.78%) Rational Application Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.80%) WebLogic Workshop
5 9 (8.82%) Maven
6 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.90%) Gradle
8 4 (3.92%) Hudson
8 4 (3.92%) TestNG
9 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.98%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.98%) Mockito
General
1 39 (38.24%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Banking
3 8 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.90%) International Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.04%) Spring
2 48 (47.06%) J2EE
3 36 (35.29%) Web Services
4 30 (29.41%) XML
5 29 (28.43%) HTML
6 28 (27.45%) Java EE
7 25 (24.51%) Hibernate
7 25 (24.51%) Apache Camel
8 21 (20.59%) JMS
8 21 (20.59%) JSP
8 21 (20.59%) REST
9 19 (18.63%) CSS
9 19 (18.63%) Middleware
10 16 (15.69%) JDBC
10 16 (15.69%) Spring MVC
11 15 (14.71%) ActiveMQ
12 12 (11.76%) Struts
12 12 (11.76%) XHTML
13 11 (10.78%) JSTL
14 10 (9.80%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.90%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.94%) Equities
4 3 (2.94%) Derivative
5 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.43%) UNIX
2 28 (27.45%) Linux
3 18 (17.65%) Windows
4 11 (10.78%) AIX
4 11 (10.78%) Solaris
5 1 (0.98%) Android
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.55%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (19.61%) TDD
3 20 (19.61%) MVC
4 16 (15.69%) Open Source
5 14 (13.73%) Web Development
6 13 (12.75%) SDLC
7 12 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.78%) Integration Testing
8 11 (10.78%) Content Management
8 11 (10.78%) RAD
8 11 (10.78%) SOA
9 10 (9.80%) Migration
10 9 (8.82%) UML
11 8 (7.84%) Analytics
12 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.86%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (6.86%) OO
12 7 (6.86%) Regression Testing
12 7 (6.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (40.20%) SQL
3 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.73%) Perl
5 11 (10.78%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.84%) C
7 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.90%) Korn
8 5 (4.90%) Clojure
8 5 (4.90%) Groovy
8 5 (4.90%) Scala
9 4 (3.92%) Ruby
9 4 (3.92%) Python
10 3 (2.94%) C#
10 3 (2.94%) C++
10 3 (2.94%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) Erlang
11 1 (0.98%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (26.47%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) OpenView
1 1 (0.98%) Puppet
1 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.98%) Mesos
Vendors
1 55 (53.92%) Oracle
2 16 (15.69%) IBM
3 13 (12.75%) Sybase
4 11 (10.78%) Sun
5 4 (3.92%) Twitter
6 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.96%) SAP
7 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.98%) ATG
8 1 (0.98%) Endeca
8 1 (0.98%) HP
8 1 (0.98%) Informatica
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Salary: Travel Allowance Fantastic Bonus! Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be - bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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