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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Consultant
Rank 840 781 840
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 43 126 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.11% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.11% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 35 114 39
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.69%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 19 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 May 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 -20 40 £56,250 -6.25% 6
South East +10 16 £55,000 +69.23% 1
London -9 14 £65,000 +8.33% 3
West Sussex - 7 £50,000 -
East of England +19 6 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Hertfordshire +2 6 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Hampshire -1 5 £55,000 +77.41%
Watford - 5 - -
Farnborough - 5 £55,000 -
City of London +25 3 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Scotland +23 3 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +21 3 £50,000 -
South West -11 3 £67,500 +35.00%
Bristol - 3 £67,500 -
Stevenage +17 1 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Berkshire +2 1 £70,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Brighton - 1 £65,000 -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 90 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (54.44%) Oracle
3 42 (46.67%) SQL
4 41 (45.56%) Spring
5 40 (44.44%) J2EE
6 36 (40.00%) Finance
7 33 (36.67%) Degree
8 28 (31.11%) Java EE
9 26 (28.89%) Hibernate
9 26 (28.89%) Web Services
10 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (25.56%) XML
11 23 (25.56%) WebSphere
12 21 (23.33%) HTML
13 20 (22.22%) Linux
13 20 (22.22%) TDD
13 20 (22.22%) Apache Camel
14 19 (21.11%) UNIX
14 19 (21.11%) Tomcat
15 18 (20.00%) Relational Database
16 17 (18.89%) JSP
17 16 (17.78%) WebLogic
17 16 (17.78%) Open Source
18 15 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (16.67%) Apache
18 15 (16.67%) Middleware
19 14 (15.56%) JBoss
19 14 (15.56%) JMS
19 14 (15.56%) CSS
19 14 (15.56%) JavaScript

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (25.56%) WebSphere
2 19 (21.11%) Tomcat
3 16 (17.78%) WebLogic
4 15 (16.67%) Apache
5 14 (15.56%) JBoss
6 11 (12.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (5.56%) IIS
7 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (3.33%) MQSeries
8 3 (3.33%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.22%) Mule ESB
9 2 (2.22%) AquaLogic
9 2 (2.22%) Alfresco
9 2 (2.22%) Mule
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) HTTP
2 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) ATM
4 1 (1.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.44%) RDBMS
4 9 (10.00%) DB2
5 8 (8.89%) OLAP
5 8 (8.89%) Big Data
6 7 (7.78%) MySQL
7 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.33%) DataStage
8 3 (3.33%) JasperReports
8 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.11%) Redis
10 1 (1.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) JUnit
2 8 (8.89%) WebLogic Workshop
3 7 (7.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.67%) Subversion
4 6 (6.67%) Maven
5 5 (5.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.56%) Rational Application Developer
6 4 (4.44%) TestNG
7 3 (3.33%) Mockito
8 2 (2.22%) Gradle
8 2 (2.22%) Selenium
9 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.11%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.11%) JIRA
9 1 (1.11%) Hudson
General
1 36 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Banking
3 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.56%) Spring
2 40 (44.44%) J2EE
3 28 (31.11%) Java EE
4 26 (28.89%) Hibernate
4 26 (28.89%) Web Services
5 23 (25.56%) XML
6 21 (23.33%) HTML
7 20 (22.22%) Apache Camel
8 17 (18.89%) JSP
9 15 (16.67%) Middleware
10 14 (15.56%) JMS
10 14 (15.56%) CSS
11 13 (14.44%) REST
12 10 (11.11%) JDBC
12 10 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
12 10 (11.11%) Spring MVC
13 8 (8.89%) XHTML
13 8 (8.89%) jBPM
13 8 (8.89%) Drools
14 7 (7.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Open Source
2 15 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.33%) Equities
5 3 (3.33%) Derivative
6 2 (2.22%) iPad
7 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.11%) EFT
7 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.22%) Linux
2 19 (21.11%) UNIX
3 8 (8.89%) Windows
4 5 (5.56%) AIX
4 5 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.22%) TDD
3 14 (15.56%) Unit Testing
3 14 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (12.22%) Integration Testing
4 11 (12.22%) MVC
5 9 (10.00%) UML
6 8 (8.89%) SOA
6 8 (8.89%) Migration
6 8 (8.89%) Web Development
6 8 (8.89%) Analytics
7 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.78%) BDD
7 7 (7.78%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.78%) Compatibility Testing
7 7 (7.78%) Regression Testing
7 7 (7.78%) Scrum
7 7 (7.78%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.67%) OO
9 5 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (46.67%) SQL
3 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.00%) C
5 8 (8.89%) Perl
6 7 (7.78%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.78%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.56%) Korn
8 4 (4.44%) Ruby
8 4 (4.44%) Python
8 4 (4.44%) C++
9 3 (3.33%) C#
9 3 (3.33%) PHP
9 3 (3.33%) Scala
10 2 (2.22%) Clojure
10 2 (2.22%) Groovy
11 1 (1.11%) Erlang
11 1 (1.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (36.67%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) OpenView
2 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
2 1 (1.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 49 (54.44%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) Sybase
3 8 (8.89%) IBM
4 5 (5.56%) Sun
5 4 (4.44%) SAP
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.22%) hybris
7 2 (2.22%) Informatica
7 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.22%) HP
7 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.11%) ATG
8 1 (1.11%) Endeca
8 1 (1.11%) Google
8 1 (1.11%) Twitter
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