The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 59 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4691 5145 6179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.78% 4.63% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 4.80% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4151 4508 5418
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer within the UK.

Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +3 4421 £55,000 +10.00% 552
London 0 2448 £62,500 +8.69% 289
South East +4 648 £50,000 +5.26% 83
City of London +9 473 £60,750 +1.25% 76
South West +10 315 £45,000 +7.14% 54
East of England -1 314 £47,500 +5.55% 30
North West +35 232 £47,500 +13.09% 35
Yorkshire +33 230 £40,000 - 30
Manchester +36 187 £50,000 +17.64% 20
Scotland -7 183 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Surrey +6 176 £50,000 - 21
West Midlands -12 152 £45,000 - 12
West Yorkshire +21 136 £40,000 -5.88% 24
Cambridgeshire +5 131 £45,000 - 18
Glasgow +1 118 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Oxfordshire +2 114 £52,500 +31.25% 23
Berkshire -18 112 £52,500 -4.54% 12
Hertfordshire +5 108 £52,500 +7.14% 7
Leeds +20 107 £47,500 +11.76% 21
Cambridge +1 98 £45,000 +2.27% 18
Bristol -5 94 £45,000 +8.43% 23
Oxford +13 80 £54,000 +6.93% 16
Hampshire -12 80 £47,500 +26.66% 6
Gloucestershire +23 65 £49,000 -2.00% 10
West Sussex -1 62 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Milton Keynes +16 60 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Buckinghamshire +14 60 £45,000 +2.85% 7
South Yorkshire +18 53 £40,000 - 4
Wiltshire +39 52 £47,000 +34.28% 7
Edinburgh -16 51 £45,000 +5.88% 6

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Java Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 9933 (99.98%) Java
2 5526 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
3 4617 (46.47%) Spring
4 3186 (32.07%) JavaScript
5 2955 (29.74%) SQL
6 2896 (29.15%) TDD
7 2562 (25.79%) Hibernate
8 2381 (23.97%) Finance
9 2344 (23.59%) HTML
10 2271 (22.86%) Degree
11 2152 (21.66%) Software Engineering
12 2120 (21.34%) Web Services
13 1934 (19.47%) Oracle
14 1915 (19.28%) Scrum
15 1813 (18.25%) J2EE
16 1786 (17.98%) CSS
17 1716 (17.27%) OO
18 1642 (16.53%) Maven
19 1569 (15.79%) Linux
20 1543 (15.53%) JUnit
21 1442 (14.51%) XML
22 1436 (14.45%) Computer Science
23 1352 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
24 1305 (13.14%) Git (software)
25 1301 (13.10%) REST
26 1286 (12.94%) Multithreading
27 1231 (12.39%) NoSQL
28 1206 (12.14%) RESTful
29 1195 (12.03%) Java EE
30 1165 (11.73%) MySQL

Java Developer 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 1104 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 780 (7.85%) JBoss
3 493 (4.96%) Apache
4 456 (4.59%) WebSphere
5 410 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
6 394 (3.97%) Apache Spark
7 324 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 239 (2.41%) Apache Solr
9 191 (1.92%) GlassFish
10 190 (1.91%) Mule
11 153 (1.54%) Jetty
12 140 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
13 136 (1.37%) CMS
14 109 (1.10%) WildFly
15 98 (0.99%) Mule ESB
16 93 (0.94%) Confluence
17 81 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 78 (0.79%) nginx
19 64 (0.64%) Alfresco
20 48 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 53 (0.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.11%) HipChat
3 10 (0.10%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.081%) MS Office
5 6 (0.060%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.020%) MS Project
7 2 (0.020%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.010%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.010%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 63 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 29 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 20 (0.20%) BASE24
4 19 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 17 (0.17%) Magento
6 16 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 13 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
8 10 (0.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 9 (0.091%) SAP hybris
10 7 (0.070%) Unit4 Business World
11 6 (0.060%) Sentinel
12 5 (0.050%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (0.050%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 3 (0.030%) RMDS
13 3 (0.030%) SAP Business One
13 3 (0.030%) Shopify
14 2 (0.020%) BusinessWorks
14 2 (0.020%) Global One
14 2 (0.020%) Oracle Applications
15 1 (0.010%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 698 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 255 (2.57%) SaaS
3 142 (1.43%) GitHub
4 127 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 115 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 106 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 45 (0.45%) PaaS
8 37 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 37 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 34 (0.34%) IaaS
10 23 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
11 22 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 19 (0.19%) Heroku
13 15 (0.15%) Bluemix
13 15 (0.15%) Google Play
14 14 (0.14%) Google Analytics
15 11 (0.11%) Google App Engine
16 9 (0.091%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 7 (0.070%) Amazon SQS
17 7 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 242 (2.44%) HTTP
2 154 (1.55%) Internet
3 61 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 57 (0.57%) Multicast
5 43 (0.43%) LDAP
6 35 (0.35%) SSL
7 31 (0.31%) ATM
8 22 (0.22%) DNS
9 19 (0.19%) SSH
10 18 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 15 (0.15%) AMQP
11 15 (0.15%) Skype
11 15 (0.15%) SNMP
12 13 (0.13%) VPN
13 10 (0.10%) MQTT
14 9 (0.091%) Bluetooth
15 8 (0.081%) SMS
15 8 (0.081%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (0.081%) Wireless
16 7 (0.070%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1231 (12.39%) NoSQL
2 1165 (11.73%) MySQL
3 868 (8.74%) MongoDB
4 867 (8.73%) Relational Database
5 863 (8.69%) Big Data
6 838 (8.43%) SQL Server
7 610 (6.14%) Hadoop
8 518 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
9 489 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 440 (4.43%) RDBMS
11 320 (3.22%) Oracle Database
12 137 (1.38%) DB2
13 127 (1.28%) Redis
14 120 (1.21%) Apache Hive
15 110 (1.11%) Hazelcast
16 106 (1.07%) Neo4j
17 100 (1.01%) HBase
18 89 (0.90%) Data Mining
19 80 (0.81%) CouchDB
20 65 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1642 (16.53%) Maven
2 1543 (15.53%) JUnit
3 1305 (13.14%) Git (software)
4 1021 (10.28%) Jenkins
5 727 (7.32%) Subversion
6 688 (6.93%) Eclipse
7 527 (5.30%) Gradle
8 504 (5.07%) JIRA
9 463 (4.66%) Mockito
10 443 (4.46%) Ant
11 436 (4.39%) Cucumber
12 428 (4.31%) Selenium
13 224 (2.25%) Hudson
14 190 (1.91%) TestNG
15 142 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 141 (1.42%) JBehave
17 136 (1.37%) IntelliJ
18 114 (1.15%) EasyMock
19 108 (1.09%) TeamCity
20 99 (1.00%) jMock
General
1 2381 (23.97%) Finance
2 870 (8.76%) Banking
3 476 (4.79%) Games
4 408 (4.11%) Front Office
5 394 (3.97%) Telecoms
6 375 (3.77%) Retail
7 350 (3.52%) Investment Banking
8 206 (2.07%) Marketing
9 138 (1.39%) Law
10 131 (1.32%) Publishing
11 110 (1.11%) Advertising
12 106 (1.07%) Automotive
13 104 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
14 103 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 77 (0.78%) Manufacturing
16 74 (0.74%) Aerospace
17 67 (0.67%) Back Office
18 66 (0.66%) Billing
19 65 (0.65%) Electronics
20 35 (0.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4617 (46.47%) Spring
2 2562 (25.79%) Hibernate
3 2344 (23.59%) HTML
4 2120 (21.34%) Web Services
5 1813 (18.25%) J2EE
6 1786 (17.98%) CSS
7 1442 (14.51%) XML
8 1301 (13.10%) REST
9 1206 (12.14%) RESTful
10 1195 (12.03%) Java EE
11 994 (10.01%) JMS
12 931 (9.37%) SOAP
13 921 (9.27%) AngularJS
14 870 (8.76%) jQuery
15 811 (8.16%) JSP
16 805 (8.10%) HTML5
17 737 (7.42%) JSON
18 597 (6.01%) JPA
19 560 (5.64%) Spring MVC
20 483 (4.86%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1436 (14.45%) Computer Science
2 513 (5.16%) Mathematics
3 506 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 336 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 323 (3.25%) Algorithms
6 289 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 274 (2.76%) Fintech
8 257 (2.59%) Equities
9 253 (2.55%) Data Structures
10 250 (2.52%) User Experience
11 243 (2.45%) Mobile App
12 194 (1.95%) Hedge funds
13 154 (1.55%) Derivative
14 140 (1.41%) Fixed Income
15 108 (1.09%) iPad
16 105 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
17 97 (0.98%) Online Games
18 75 (0.75%) Visualisation
19 71 (0.71%) Data Integration
20 57 (0.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1569 (15.79%) Linux
2 689 (6.94%) Unix
3 465 (4.68%) Android
4 394 (3.97%) Windows
5 279 (2.81%) Apple iOS
6 79 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 51 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 50 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 40 (0.40%) CentOS
10 34 (0.34%) Windows Server
11 20 (0.20%) openSUSE
12 18 (0.18%) Solaris
13 14 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.13%) Mac OS
15 12 (0.12%) AIX
15 12 (0.12%) Debian
16 10 (0.10%) Tizen
17 8 (0.081%) CoreOS
17 8 (0.081%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5526 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
2 2896 (29.15%) TDD
3 2152 (21.66%) Software Engineering
4 1915 (19.28%) Scrum
5 1716 (17.27%) OO
6 1352 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
7 1286 (12.94%) Multithreading
8 1001 (10.08%) BDD
9 984 (9.90%) MVC
10 952 (9.58%) Open Source
11 878 (8.84%) Unit Testing
12 813 (8.18%) E-Commerce
13 801 (8.06%) SDLC
14 665 (6.69%) SOA
15 656 (6.60%) Mentoring
16 640 (6.44%) Web Development
17 584 (5.88%) OOP
18 550 (5.54%) Microservices
19 519 (5.22%) Kanban
20 498 (5.01%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 9933 (99.98%) Java
2 3186 (32.07%) JavaScript
3 2955 (29.74%) SQL
4 1096 (11.03%) Scala
5 864 (8.70%) Python
6 664 (6.68%) C++
7 640 (6.44%) C#
8 432 (4.35%) Groovy
9 413 (4.16%) PL/SQL
10 395 (3.98%) Ruby
11 343 (3.45%) PHP
12 246 (2.48%) C
13 224 (2.25%) Perl
14 170 (1.71%) Clojure
15 151 (1.52%) Bash Shell
16 148 (1.49%) Shell Script
17 98 (0.99%) Go
18 73 (0.73%) Objective-C
19 66 (0.66%) T-SQL
20 42 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2271 (22.86%) Degree
2 217 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 131 (1.32%) PhD
4 110 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 79 (0.80%) Sun Certification
6 49 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 38 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
8 25 (0.25%) ISEB
9 23 (0.23%) ISTQB
10 22 (0.22%) OCPJP
11 15 (0.15%) HND
12 14 (0.14%) OCP
12 14 (0.14%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.13%) Brainbench
14 8 (0.081%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (0.050%) Postgraduate
16 3 (0.030%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (0.030%) CISSP
16 3 (0.030%) MCSE
16 3 (0.030%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 371 (3.73%) QA
2 43 (0.43%) SLA
3 21 (0.21%) SDET
4 17 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 7 (0.070%) WCAG
7 3 (0.030%) HL7
7 3 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.030%) MiFID
8 2 (0.020%) ISO15022
8 2 (0.020%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.010%) COBIT
9 1 (0.010%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.010%) SEPA
System Software
1 363 (3.65%) Docker
2 82 (0.83%) HDFS
3 43 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 21 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.13%) Active Directory
7 11 (0.11%) Xen
8 9 (0.091%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.070%) Btrfs
9 7 (0.070%) KVM
9 7 (0.070%) NFS
10 6 (0.060%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.060%) Snort
11 4 (0.040%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.040%) vSphere
12 3 (0.030%) Corosync
12 3 (0.030%) Shibboleth
12 3 (0.030%) Varnish
13 2 (0.020%) zsh
14 1 (0.010%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 224 (2.25%) Puppet
2 123 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (0.94%) Ansible
4 56 (0.56%) Salt
5 49 (0.49%) Kubernetes
6 28 (0.28%) Control-M
6 28 (0.28%) Mesos
7 20 (0.20%) Packer
8 19 (0.19%) BladeLogic
8 19 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
8 19 (0.19%) Terraform
8 19 (0.19%) yum
9 17 (0.17%) Kibana
9 17 (0.17%) logstash
10 14 (0.14%) Nagios
11 13 (0.13%) Grafana
12 12 (0.12%) Graphite
12 12 (0.12%) Uchiwa
13 10 (0.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 8 (0.081%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1934 (19.47%) Oracle
2 206 (2.07%) IBM
3 190 (1.91%) Google
4 179 (1.80%) Microsoft
5 170 (1.71%) Sybase
6 152 (1.53%) hybris
7 151 (1.52%) TIBCO
8 110 (1.11%) Adobe
9 102 (1.03%) SAP
10 80 (0.81%) MuleSoft
11 71 (0.71%) Twitter
12 67 (0.67%) Sun
13 61 (0.61%) Facebook
13 61 (0.61%) Red Hat
14 54 (0.54%) Atlassian
15 53 (0.53%) ATG
16 38 (0.38%) Splunk
17 35 (0.35%) StreamBase
18 33 (0.33%) Apple
19 32 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-40k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, PMI, life insurance
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Car Allowance and Other Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago