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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Consultant
Rank 835 811 852
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 62 94 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.081% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.085% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 44 87 34
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +22.22%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 26 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 4 August 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 0 61 £57,500 -4.16% 3
London -11 20 £55,000 -8.33% 2
East of England +17 15 £33,000 -
Hertfordshire +9 15 £33,000 -
South East +9 10 £57,500 -25.80%
Watford +5 10 - -
Birmingham - 9 £75,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £75,000 -
Yorkshire -3 6 £75,000 +138.09%
Leeds - 6 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £75,000 -
Stevenage - 5 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire -5 2 £37,500 -
South West -12 2 £37,500 -
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £37,500 -
City of London +16 1 - - 2
Surrey +2 1 £60,000 +71.42%
North West -3 1 £55,000 +50.68% 1
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Woking - 1 £60,000 -
Chester - 1 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (59.43%) Oracle
3 56 (52.83%) J2EE
4 52 (49.06%) WebSphere
5 49 (46.23%) Spring
6 45 (42.45%) Web Services
7 40 (37.74%) HTML
8 38 (35.85%) SQL
9 37 (34.91%) Finance
10 35 (33.02%) JavaScript
10 35 (33.02%) WebLogic
11 34 (32.08%) XML
12 32 (30.19%) JSP
12 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (29.25%) Tomcat
14 30 (28.30%) Linux
14 30 (28.30%) UNIX
15 29 (27.36%) Degree
16 28 (26.42%) Middleware
17 27 (25.47%) IBM
18 26 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (23.58%) Apache Camel
19 25 (23.58%) Apache
19 25 (23.58%) Java EE
20 24 (22.64%) JBoss
21 23 (21.70%) WebSphere Application Server
22 22 (20.75%) JMS
23 21 (19.81%) TDD
23 21 (19.81%) Hibernate
23 21 (19.81%) REST

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 52 (49.06%) WebSphere
2 35 (33.02%) WebLogic
3 31 (29.25%) Tomcat
4 25 (23.58%) Apache
5 24 (22.64%) JBoss
6 23 (21.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (12.26%) IIS
7 13 (12.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (12.26%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.83%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.89%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.89%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.89%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.89%) Mule
11 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.94%) Confluence
11 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.94%) JOnAS
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) HTTP
2 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.89%) LDAP
3 2 (1.89%) WebEx
4 1 (0.94%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.09%) DB2
3 13 (12.26%) MySQL
4 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.55%) Big Data
6 6 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.77%) OLAP
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.83%) DataStage
9 3 (2.83%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.94%) Redis
10 1 (0.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Subversion
2 15 (14.15%) JUnit
3 13 (12.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 13 (12.26%) Eclipse
3 13 (12.26%) Rational Application Developer
4 11 (10.38%) WebLogic Workshop
5 10 (9.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.60%) Maven
7 5 (4.72%) Hudson
8 4 (3.77%) Gradle
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.89%) TestNG
10 1 (0.94%) JIRA
10 1 (0.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 37 (34.91%) Finance
2 19 (17.92%) Banking
3 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.72%) International Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (52.83%) J2EE
2 49 (46.23%) Spring
3 45 (42.45%) Web Services
4 40 (37.74%) HTML
5 34 (32.08%) XML
6 32 (30.19%) JSP
7 28 (26.42%) Middleware
8 25 (23.58%) Java EE
8 25 (23.58%) Apache Camel
9 22 (20.75%) JMS
10 21 (19.81%) Hibernate
10 21 (19.81%) REST
11 20 (18.87%) CSS
12 19 (17.92%) JDBC
13 17 (16.04%) ActiveMQ
14 15 (14.15%) Spring MVC
15 14 (13.21%) XHTML
16 13 (12.26%) Struts
16 13 (12.26%) JSTL
17 11 (10.38%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.72%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.89%) Equities
5 2 (1.89%) Derivative
6 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) UNIX
1 30 (28.30%) Linux
2 20 (18.87%) Windows
3 13 (12.26%) AIX
3 13 (12.26%) Solaris
4 2 (1.89%) Android
4 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (19.81%) TDD
4 20 (18.87%) MVC
5 17 (16.04%) SDLC
6 16 (15.09%) Web Development
7 14 (13.21%) Open Source
8 13 (12.26%) Content Management
8 13 (12.26%) RAD
9 12 (11.32%) Unit Testing
10 11 (10.38%) Migration
11 10 (9.43%) SOA
11 10 (9.43%) OO
12 9 (8.49%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (8.49%) UML
12 9 (8.49%) Integration Testing
12 9 (8.49%) Software Delivery
13 7 (6.60%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (6.60%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.60%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (35.85%) SQL
3 35 (33.02%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.09%) Perl
5 13 (12.26%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.55%) C
7 6 (5.66%) Python
7 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.66%) Ruby
7 6 (5.66%) Groovy
7 6 (5.66%) Scala
8 5 (4.72%) Korn
8 5 (4.72%) Clojure
8 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.72%) PHP
9 3 (2.83%) C#
9 3 (2.83%) C++
10 2 (1.89%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.94%) Erlang
11 1 (0.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 29 (27.36%) Degree
2 13 (12.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.94%) Mesos
Vendors
1 63 (59.43%) Oracle
2 27 (25.47%) IBM
3 13 (12.26%) Sun
4 9 (8.49%) BEA
4 9 (8.49%) Sybase
5 5 (4.72%) Twitter
6 4 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.89%) SAP
8 2 (1.89%) CA
8 2 (1.89%) HP
8 2 (1.89%) Dell
8 2 (1.89%) Zuora
9 1 (0.94%) ATG
9 1 (0.94%) Endeca
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