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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Consultant
Rank 847 779 853
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 43 154 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.13% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.14% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 36 136 46
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 24 April 2015 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 24 April 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 -73 39 £62,500 +4.16% 5
London -38 19 £70,000 +9.80% 3
South East +14 11 £55,000 +61.76% 1
City of London +17 8 £72,500 +11.53% 2
South West -17 7 £67,500 +35.00%
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire -7 4 £55,000 +77.41%
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 -
Farnborough - 4 £55,000 -
Bristol - 3 £67,500 -
Scotland +20 2 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +16 2 £50,000 -
East of England +15 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Hertfordshire -9 2 £45,000 -23.40%
Stevenage +15 1 £45,000 -23.40%
Watford +3 1 - -
Berkshire -7 1 £70,000 +64.70%
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -
Brighton - 1 £65,000 -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (50.00%) Spring
3 50 (45.45%) J2EE
4 48 (43.64%) SQL
5 45 (40.91%) Oracle
6 44 (40.00%) Degree
7 43 (39.09%) Finance
8 40 (36.36%) Java EE
9 33 (30.00%) XML
10 32 (29.09%) Hibernate
11 31 (28.18%) HTML
12 30 (27.27%) Web Services
13 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (24.55%) TDD
15 25 (22.73%) Tomcat
15 25 (22.73%) CSS
16 24 (21.82%) E-Commerce
17 23 (20.91%) Relational Database
18 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
19 21 (19.09%) JSP
19 21 (19.09%) Apache
19 21 (19.09%) Linux
19 21 (19.09%) Apache Camel
20 20 (18.18%) WebSphere
21 19 (17.27%) Open Source
21 19 (17.27%) JBoss
22 18 (16.36%) WebLogic
22 18 (16.36%) Unit Testing
23 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
23 17 (15.45%) Middleware

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 21 (19.09%) Apache
3 20 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 19 (17.27%) JBoss
5 18 (16.36%) WebLogic
6 10 (9.09%) Apache Solr
7 5 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.73%) MQSeries
9 3 (2.73%) Liferay
10 2 (1.82%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.82%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.82%) Mule
10 2 (1.82%) AquaLogic
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.91%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.09%) HTTP
2 4 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.73%) LDAP
4 2 (1.82%) ATM
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.91%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.91%) Relational Database
2 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 10 (9.09%) MySQL
5 9 (8.18%) Big Data
5 9 (8.18%) OLAP
6 5 (4.55%) DB2
7 4 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.82%) DataStage
9 2 (1.82%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.91%) Redis
10 1 (0.91%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) JUnit
1 13 (11.82%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
3 10 (9.09%) Mockito
4 9 (8.18%) Selenium
5 5 (4.55%) Maven
5 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.64%) TestNG
7 2 (1.82%) JIRA
8 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (0.91%) Introscope
8 1 (0.91%) Xcode
8 1 (0.91%) Subversion
8 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.91%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.91%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.91%) Gradle
General
1 43 (39.09%) Finance
2 14 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.18%) Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (50.00%) Spring
2 50 (45.45%) J2EE
3 40 (36.36%) Java EE
4 33 (30.00%) XML
5 32 (29.09%) Hibernate
6 31 (28.18%) HTML
7 30 (27.27%) Web Services
8 25 (22.73%) CSS
9 21 (19.09%) JSP
9 21 (19.09%) Apache Camel
10 17 (15.45%) Middleware
11 14 (12.73%) XHTML
11 14 (12.73%) jQuery
12 12 (10.91%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (10.00%) jBPM
13 11 (10.00%) Drools
14 10 (9.09%) XSLT
15 9 (8.18%) SOAP
15 9 (8.18%) JMS
16 8 (7.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Open Source
2 16 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 15 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (10.91%) iPad
4 12 (10.91%) Client/Server
5 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.73%) User Experience
7 3 (2.73%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.73%) Equities
7 3 (2.73%) Derivative
7 3 (2.73%) Statistics
8 2 (1.82%) EFT
9 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.91%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.09%) Linux
2 14 (12.73%) UNIX
3 3 (2.73%) Windows
4 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Android
5 1 (0.91%) AIX
5 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.55%) TDD
3 24 (21.82%) E-Commerce
4 18 (16.36%) Unit Testing
5 15 (13.64%) SOA
6 14 (12.73%) BDD
7 13 (11.82%) Scrum
8 11 (10.00%) Migration
8 11 (10.00%) OO
9 9 (8.18%) DSDM
9 9 (8.18%) Extreme Programming
9 9 (8.18%) Analytics
9 9 (8.18%) Integration Testing
9 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.36%) UML
12 6 (5.45%) MVC
12 6 (5.45%) System Testing
13 5 (4.55%) Compatibility Testing
13 5 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (43.64%) SQL
3 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.27%) C
5 6 (5.45%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.55%) C++
7 4 (3.64%) C#
7 4 (3.64%) Perl
7 4 (3.64%) Ruby
7 4 (3.64%) Korn
7 4 (3.64%) Python
8 2 (1.82%) Scala
8 2 (1.82%) PHP
9 1 (0.91%) Erlang
9 1 (0.91%) Groovy
9 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.91%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 44 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) OpenView
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) Mesos
Vendors
1 45 (40.91%) Oracle
2 13 (11.82%) Sybase
3 11 (10.00%) SAP
4 9 (8.18%) hybris
5 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.73%) webMethods
6 3 (2.73%) IBM
7 2 (1.82%) HP
7 2 (1.82%) Informatica
7 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.82%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.91%) ATG
8 1 (0.91%) Perforce
8 1 (0.91%) Endeca
8 1 (0.91%) Sun
8 1 (0.91%) Splunk
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