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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Consultant
Rank 812 821 793
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 87 84 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.077% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.081% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 71
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 20 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 22 December 2014. 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 -5 83 £65,000 +4.00% 3
London -12 47 £65,000 - 2
South East +15 25 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Berkshire +38 24 £70,000 +180.00% 1
Reading +12 18 £60,000 +140.00% 1
City of London +3 10 £62,500 -3.84% 2
Newbury - 6 £70,000 -
Scotland - 4 £40,000 -
North West -11 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Leeds -11 3 £55,000 +22.22%
West Yorkshire -20 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Hertfordshire -23 3 £55,000 -8.33%
East of England -26 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Manchester -29 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Yorkshire -33 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
Stevenage +11 2 £56,250 -6.25%
Weybridge +5 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Surrey -10 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Hitchin - 1 £45,000 -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (61.29%) Spring
3 88 (47.31%) J2EE
4 86 (46.24%) E-Commerce
5 82 (44.09%) Finance
6 80 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (41.40%) XML
8 76 (40.86%) Java EE
9 75 (40.32%) Degree
10 72 (38.71%) Tomcat
11 70 (37.63%) SQL
12 69 (37.10%) HTML
12 69 (37.10%) Web Services
13 61 (32.80%) JavaScript
14 59 (31.72%) CSS
15 58 (31.18%) TDD
16 56 (30.11%) JSP
17 51 (27.42%) Linux
18 49 (26.34%) Apache
18 49 (26.34%) Oracle
19 48 (25.81%) XHTML
20 45 (24.19%) SOA
20 45 (24.19%) iPad
20 45 (24.19%) BDD
21 44 (23.66%) Mentoring
21 44 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
21 44 (23.66%) Client/Server
21 44 (23.66%) MySQL
21 44 (23.66%) Scrum
22 42 (22.58%) HTTP

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 72 (38.71%) Tomcat
2 49 (26.34%) Apache
3 37 (19.89%) Apache Solr
4 26 (13.98%) WebSphere
5 22 (11.83%) JBoss
6 9 (4.84%) WebLogic
7 8 (4.30%) CMS
8 5 (2.69%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (2.69%) IIS
8 5 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.61%) Liferay
10 2 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.58%) HTTP
2 3 (1.61%) Internet
2 3 (1.61%) LDAP
3 2 (1.08%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.66%) MySQL
2 16 (8.60%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.06%) Big Data
3 15 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 13 (6.99%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.84%) OLAP
6 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.69%) DB2
8 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 37 (19.89%) Selenium
1 37 (19.89%) Git (software)
1 37 (19.89%) Mockito
2 31 (16.67%) JUnit
3 29 (15.59%) Eclipse
4 11 (5.91%) Maven
5 10 (5.38%) Xcode
6 8 (4.30%) WebLogic Workshop
7 7 (3.76%) Subversion
8 6 (3.23%) Introscope
9 5 (2.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 5 (2.69%) Rational Application Developer
10 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.61%) JMeter
12 2 (1.08%) JBuilder
12 2 (1.08%) Ant
12 2 (1.08%) NetBeans
12 2 (1.08%) JIRA
12 2 (1.08%) Eclipse RCP
13 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (44.09%) Finance
2 41 (22.04%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.45%) Banking
4 11 (5.91%) Retail
5 5 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.69%) Games
6 4 (2.15%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (61.29%) Spring
2 88 (47.31%) J2EE
3 77 (41.40%) XML
4 76 (40.86%) Java EE
5 69 (37.10%) Web Services
5 69 (37.10%) HTML
6 59 (31.72%) CSS
7 56 (30.11%) JSP
8 48 (25.81%) XHTML
9 42 (22.58%) jQuery
10 39 (20.97%) XSLT
11 37 (19.89%) Hibernate
12 16 (8.60%) Struts
13 13 (6.99%) JMS
13 13 (6.99%) .NET
14 12 (6.45%) Middleware
14 12 (6.45%) Java SE
15 11 (5.91%) HTML5
16 9 (4.84%) ActiveMQ
17 8 (4.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.19%) iPad
2 44 (23.66%) Client/Server
2 44 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (22.58%) Computer Science
4 21 (11.29%) Open Source
4 21 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.23%) Statistics
6 4 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.15%) User Experience
7 2 (1.08%) New Media
7 2 (1.08%) EFT
8 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.42%) Linux
2 13 (6.99%) UNIX
3 9 (4.84%) Windows
4 6 (3.23%) Android
5 5 (2.69%) AIX
5 5 (2.69%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (46.24%) E-Commerce
2 80 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (31.18%) TDD
4 45 (24.19%) SOA
4 45 (24.19%) BDD
5 44 (23.66%) Mentoring
5 44 (23.66%) Scrum
6 39 (20.97%) DSDM
6 39 (20.97%) Unit Testing
7 37 (19.89%) Extreme Programming
8 15 (8.06%) OO
8 15 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (8.06%) Web Development
9 13 (6.99%) Content Management
9 13 (6.99%) MVC
10 12 (6.45%) Data Management
11 9 (4.84%) Software Engineering
11 9 (4.84%) UML
12 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 186 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (37.63%) SQL
3 61 (32.80%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.99%) Perl
5 10 (5.38%) Python
6 8 (4.30%) Scala
6 8 (4.30%) C++
6 8 (4.30%) PHP
7 7 (3.76%) C#
8 6 (3.23%) ActionScript
8 6 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.69%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.61%) C
11 2 (1.08%) Ruby
12 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (40.32%) Degree
2 5 (2.69%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) OpenSSO
1 2 (1.08%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 49 (26.34%) Oracle
2 39 (20.97%) SAP
2 39 (20.97%) hybris
3 17 (9.14%) IBM
4 13 (6.99%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.38%) Sybase
6 7 (3.76%) Sun
7 6 (3.23%) Splunk
7 6 (3.23%) Perforce
7 6 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.69%) webMethods
9 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.08%) Google
10 1 (0.54%) Mercator
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