The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Consultant
Rank 820 866 811
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 92 109 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.100% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 86 94 136
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Java Consultant in the job title.

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 September 2016 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 89 £55,000 -18.51% 9
London +47 57 £55,000 -15.38% 6
South East +35 11 £55,000 -8.33%
East of England +24 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hertfordshire +22 8 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -18 8 £56,250 -27.41% 1
Birmingham -37 8 £56,250 -27.41% 1
West Sussex - 8 £50,000 -
City of London +49 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +12 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Watford +2 3 £42,500 -
North West +4 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Manchester -1 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Stevenage - 2 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £37,750 -
Newport - 2 £45,000 -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Crawley - 2 £21,500 -
Potters Bar - 2 £55,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Reading +24 1 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £55,000 -
St Albans - 1 £55,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £35,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £35,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Java Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java Consultant in the job title.

1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (46.35%) Finance
3 88 (45.83%) SQL
4 76 (39.58%) Oracle
5 70 (36.46%) Banking
6 63 (32.81%) Linux
7 62 (32.29%) JBoss
7 62 (32.29%) Java EE
8 61 (31.77%) Unix
9 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 56 (29.17%) WebSphere
10 51 (26.56%) SOA
11 47 (24.48%) J2EE
11 47 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (23.96%) Windows
13 45 (23.44%) WebSphere Application Server
14 43 (22.40%) XML
14 43 (22.40%) Relational Database
15 37 (19.27%) WebLogic
15 37 (19.27%) HTML
16 35 (18.23%) Sybase
16 35 (18.23%) PL/SQL
17 33 (17.19%) DB2
18 32 (16.67%) Tomcat
18 32 (16.67%) High Availability
19 31 (16.15%) Software Engineering
20 30 (15.63%) Degree
21 28 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
22 27 (14.06%) RDBMS
23 25 (13.02%) Risk Assessment

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 62 (32.29%) JBoss
2 56 (29.17%) WebSphere
3 45 (23.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 37 (19.27%) WebLogic
5 32 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.13%) CMS
7 4 (2.08%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.56%) Apache
8 3 (1.56%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.04%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.52%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 20 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (8.33%) BASE24
2 5 (2.60%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) SaaS
2 4 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.94%) TCP/IP
2 20 (10.42%) SSL
3 16 (8.33%) ATM
4 8 (4.17%) Internet
5 3 (1.56%) HTTP
6 1 (0.52%) AMQP
6 1 (0.52%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 43 (22.40%) Relational Database
3 33 (17.19%) DB2
4 27 (14.06%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.69%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.65%) Big Data
8 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 5 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.04%) Impala
9 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.04%) Riak
9 2 (1.04%) Spark SQL
10 1 (0.52%) MySQL
10 1 (0.52%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 11 (5.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.17%) JUnit
2 8 (4.17%) Selenium
3 6 (3.13%) Ranorex
3 6 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.60%) Subversion
5 3 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.56%) JIRA
6 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) Gradle
7 1 (0.52%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.52%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 89 (46.35%) Finance
2 70 (36.46%) Banking
3 25 (13.02%) International Banking
4 24 (12.50%) Retail
4 24 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 20 (10.42%) Retail Banking
6 13 (6.77%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.65%) Financial Institution
8 6 (3.13%) Games
9 5 (2.60%) Marketing
10 4 (2.08%) Publishing
11 3 (1.56%) Back Office
11 3 (1.56%) Private Banking
12 2 (1.04%) Front Office
12 2 (1.04%) German Language
13 1 (0.52%) Advertising
13 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (32.29%) Java EE
2 47 (24.48%) J2EE
3 43 (22.40%) XML
4 37 (19.27%) HTML
5 25 (13.02%) .NET
5 25 (13.02%) Web Services
6 24 (12.50%) Spring
7 20 (10.42%) RESTful
8 19 (9.90%) Middleware
9 16 (8.33%) SOAP
10 15 (7.81%) REST
11 11 (5.73%) Apache Camel
12 9 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (4.69%) Drools
12 9 (4.69%) Dropwizard
13 8 (4.17%) .NET Framework
13 8 (4.17%) HTML5
13 8 (4.17%) J2SE
14 7 (3.65%) JSP
14 7 (3.65%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (13.02%) Credit Risk
3 17 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.85%) Fintech
4 16 (8.33%) EFT
5 9 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.13%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.60%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.56%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.04%) EMV
10 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.04%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.04%) Physics
10 2 (1.04%) SCADA
11 1 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 63 (32.81%) Linux
2 61 (31.77%) Unix
3 46 (23.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) HPUX
4 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.56%) SOA
2 47 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (16.67%) High Availability
4 31 (16.15%) Software Engineering
5 25 (13.02%) Risk Assessment
6 20 (10.42%) Presales
6 20 (10.42%) Time Management
7 17 (8.85%) Open Source
8 16 (8.33%) OO
9 15 (7.81%) Project Management
10 14 (7.29%) TDD
11 13 (6.77%) DevOps
12 11 (5.73%) Migration
12 11 (5.73%) Multithreading
12 11 (5.73%) MVC
13 10 (5.21%) Analytics
13 10 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.17%) Fraud Detection
14 8 (4.17%) Low Latency
14 8 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (45.83%) SQL
3 35 (18.23%) PL/SQL
4 24 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.38%) Python
6 16 (8.33%) C++
7 13 (6.77%) C#
8 10 (5.21%) Scala
9 7 (3.65%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.65%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.60%) Perl
11 5 (2.60%) XPath
12 4 (2.08%) C
12 4 (2.08%) VB
13 3 (1.56%) PHP
14 2 (1.04%) Groovy
14 2 (1.04%) Lua
15 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (15.63%) Degree
2 5 (2.60%) Brainbench
2 5 (2.60%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.56%) PhD
3 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.04%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (1.56%) Docker
2 2 (1.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.08%) Ansible
1 4 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.08%) Puppet
2 2 (1.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 76 (39.58%) Oracle
2 35 (18.23%) Sybase
3 10 (5.21%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.13%) IBM
4 6 (3.13%) Sun
5 2 (1.04%) ATG
5 2 (1.04%) Demandware
5 2 (1.04%) hybris
5 2 (1.04%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.04%) WSO2
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) HP
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.52%) Verint
6 1 (0.52%) VMware
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