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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Consultant
Rank 797 837 789
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 102 36 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.034% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.036% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 93 33 61
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +61.53%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 29 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 29 August 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 +27 96 £65,000 +18.18% 12
London +43 64 £65,000 +6.12% 10
South East +3 27 £77,500 +44.18% 2
Reading - 24 £77,500 -
Berkshire - 24 £77,500 - 1
City of London 0 17 £55,000 -13.72% 4
East of England -13 5 - -
Hertfordshire -16 5 - -
Watford - 5 - -
Hounslow - 5 £77,500 -
Surrey - 3 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £32,250 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £32,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £88,750 -
Sheffield - 2 £32,250 -
Guildford - 2 £30,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £88,750 -
Westminster - 2 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £50,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £55,000 -
Scotland - 1 £60,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £21,000 -
North West - 1 £70,000 -
South West - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £21,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £21,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (48.25%) Spring
3 104 (45.61%) Oracle
4 98 (42.98%) J2EE
5 90 (39.47%) Tomcat
6 78 (34.21%) Web Services
7 76 (33.33%) Java EE
8 73 (32.02%) Linux
9 72 (31.58%) XML
10 68 (29.82%) SOA
11 67 (29.39%) Finance
12 64 (28.07%) JavaScript
13 63 (27.63%) SQL
14 58 (25.44%) JSP
14 58 (25.44%) Degree
15 56 (24.56%) Windows
15 56 (24.56%) HTML
16 55 (24.12%) TDD
17 52 (22.81%) Eclipse
18 51 (22.37%) JBoss
19 50 (21.93%) E-Commerce
20 44 (19.30%) Hibernate
21 40 (17.54%) CSS
22 39 (17.11%) SQL Server
23 38 (16.67%) Web Development
23 38 (16.67%) Open Source
23 38 (16.67%) BDD
24 37 (16.23%) Big Data
24 37 (16.23%) WebSphere
24 37 (16.23%) Scrum

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 90 (39.47%) Tomcat
2 37 (16.23%) WebSphere
3 34 (14.91%) WebLogic
4 24 (10.53%) Apache
5 21 (9.21%) Apache Solr
6 19 (8.33%) CMS
7 18 (7.89%) GlassFish
8 16 (7.02%) Confluence
9 13 (5.70%) IIS
9 13 (5.70%) FileNet
10 11 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (3.95%) LiveCycle
12 6 (2.63%) Documentum
12 6 (2.63%) Jetty
12 6 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (2.19%) IBM HTTP Server
13 5 (2.19%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.88%) LiveLink
14 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) GitHub
2 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.40%) HTTP
2 8 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.88%) LDAP
4 1 (0.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.23%) Big Data
3 28 (12.28%) MySQL
4 20 (8.77%) Relational Database
5 19 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 16 (7.02%) NoSQL
7 15 (6.58%) OLAP
8 13 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (3.95%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.19%) DB2
12 5 (2.19%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.32%) MarkLogic
13 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.32%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 52 (22.81%) Eclipse
2 37 (16.23%) JUnit
3 30 (13.16%) Maven
4 22 (9.65%) Selenium
5 21 (9.21%) Xcode
5 21 (9.21%) Jenkins
6 20 (8.77%) Git (software)
7 18 (7.89%) Mockito
8 16 (7.02%) Subversion
9 12 (5.26%) Visual Studio
10 10 (4.39%) JIRA
11 9 (3.95%) Introscope
11 9 (3.95%) Hudson
12 7 (3.07%) Ant
12 7 (3.07%) FishEye
13 6 (2.63%) VisualVM
13 6 (2.63%) IntelliJ
13 6 (2.63%) SoapUI
14 5 (2.19%) Rational Application Developer
14 5 (2.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 67 (29.39%) Finance
2 25 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.70%) Banking
4 12 (5.26%) French Language
4 12 (5.26%) German Language
5 8 (3.51%) Games
6 7 (3.07%) Marketing
7 6 (2.63%) Retail
8 5 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.75%) Advertising
10 2 (0.88%) Billing
11 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (48.25%) Spring
2 98 (42.98%) J2EE
3 78 (34.21%) Web Services
4 76 (33.33%) Java EE
5 72 (31.58%) XML
6 58 (25.44%) JSP
7 56 (24.56%) HTML
8 44 (19.30%) Hibernate
9 40 (17.54%) CSS
10 36 (15.79%) XSLT
11 31 (13.60%) JMS
12 28 (12.28%) .NET
13 26 (11.40%) Middleware
14 24 (10.53%) Struts
14 24 (10.53%) jQuery
15 23 (10.09%) XHTML
15 23 (10.09%) SOAP
16 22 (9.65%) Spring MVC
17 21 (9.21%) Servlets
18 20 (8.77%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.67%) Open Source
2 36 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 28 (12.28%) Client/Server
4 21 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (8.33%) iPad
6 17 (7.46%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.63%) Social Media
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.88%) Life Science
8 2 (0.88%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) NHS
9 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 73 (32.02%) Linux
2 56 (24.56%) Windows
3 22 (9.65%) UNIX
4 13 (5.70%) Android
5 12 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.82%) Solaris
7 8 (3.51%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.07%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.19%) AIX
11 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.88%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (29.82%) SOA
2 55 (24.12%) TDD
3 50 (21.93%) E-Commerce
4 38 (16.67%) Web Development
4 38 (16.67%) BDD
5 37 (16.23%) Scrum
6 35 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (14.91%) Unit Testing
8 30 (13.16%) Content Management
9 29 (12.72%) DSDM
10 27 (11.84%) OO
11 25 (10.96%) UML
11 25 (10.96%) MVC
12 24 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
14 18 (7.89%) Software Engineering
14 18 (7.89%) Extreme Programming
15 17 (7.46%) Project Management
16 16 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 228 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (28.07%) JavaScript
3 63 (27.63%) SQL
4 28 (12.28%) Scala
5 21 (9.21%) PHP
6 17 (7.46%) C++
7 13 (5.70%) C#
8 11 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.82%) Groovy
9 10 (4.39%) Clojure
10 9 (3.95%) ActionScript
10 9 (3.95%) Objective-C
11 8 (3.51%) C
11 8 (3.51%) Perl
12 7 (3.07%) XQuery
13 5 (2.19%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.75%) Python
15 1 (0.44%) Ruby
15 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 58 (25.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.63%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.51%) QA
2 6 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (7.89%) Xen
1 18 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.88%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.88%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 104 (45.61%) Oracle
2 51 (22.37%) JBoss
3 21 (9.21%) SAP
4 19 (8.33%) hybris
5 18 (7.89%) VMware
6 16 (7.02%) IBM
7 15 (6.58%) Perforce
8 12 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 12 (5.26%) Sun
9 11 (4.82%) Sybase
10 9 (3.95%) Adobe
10 9 (3.95%) Splunk
10 9 (3.95%) Twitter
11 7 (3.07%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.75%) Open Text
12 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.32%) Mercator
14 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.88%) webMethods
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