The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Programmer
UK
Rank 700 750 733
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 145 197 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 124 188 192
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Java Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +13 141 £52,500 -4.54% 14
London +21 78 £57,500 -4.16% 6
East of England +17 37 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Essex +24 25 £45,000 -28.00% 1
South East +48 20 £62,500 +28.86% 5
Colchester +10 12 £52,500 -16.00%
West Sussex +9 12 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Crawley +5 12 £62,500 +31.57%
Cambridgeshire +20 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
City of London +23 10 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Chiswick -1 10 £57,500 -4.16%
Cambridge +7 7 £34,500 +15.00% 1
Chelmsford -5 6 £24,000 - 1
Hampshire +26 5 £60,000 +200.00% 1
Saffron Walden - 5 £40,000 -
Swindon - 4 - -
Cardiff - 4 £33,173 -
Wiltshire - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 £33,173 -
South West - 4 - -
Wales - 4 £33,173 -
Berkshire +45 2 £27,000 -50.90%
Reading +43 2 £27,000 -50.90%
North West -19 2 £45,000 -
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -1 1 £35,000 -
Stevenage -14 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £47,500 -

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 288 (100.00%) Java
2 138 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (45.49%) SQL
4 123 (42.71%) Degree
5 120 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 114 (39.58%) Software Engineering
7 104 (36.11%) HTML
8 102 (35.42%) Spring
9 98 (34.03%) Computer Science
10 94 (32.64%) CSS
11 80 (27.78%) Oracle
12 76 (26.39%) Web Services
12 76 (26.39%) Hibernate
13 68 (23.61%) Linux
14 65 (22.57%) OO
14 65 (22.57%) Relational Database
15 59 (20.49%) MySQL
16 58 (20.14%) J2EE
16 58 (20.14%) Finance
17 52 (18.06%) Multithreading
18 50 (17.36%) Banking
19 48 (16.67%) TDD
19 48 (16.67%) JBoss
20 45 (15.63%) Tomcat
21 44 (15.28%) REST
22 43 (14.93%) RESTful
23 41 (14.24%) Python
24 40 (13.89%) E-Commerce
24 40 (13.89%) NoSQL
25 39 (13.54%) JSP

Java Programmer 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 48 (16.67%) JBoss
2 45 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 39 (13.54%) WebSphere
4 35 (12.15%) WebLogic
5 15 (5.21%) Apache
6 11 (3.82%) Apache Spark
7 7 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.39%) CMS
9 4 (1.39%) SAS
10 3 (1.04%) Confluence
10 3 (1.04%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.69%) IIS
11 2 (0.69%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (1.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.99%) SaaS
2 5 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.69%) GitHub
3 2 (0.69%) Google Play
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.86%) Internet
2 4 (1.39%) Skype
2 4 (1.39%) SMTP
3 3 (1.04%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.57%) Relational Database
2 59 (20.49%) MySQL
3 40 (13.89%) NoSQL
4 34 (11.81%) MongoDB
5 32 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 31 (10.76%) Oracle Database
7 28 (9.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (7.64%) Big Data
9 21 (7.29%) Redis
10 14 (4.86%) SQL Server
11 11 (3.82%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.39%) DB2
14 3 (1.04%) Jackrabbit
15 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 32 (11.11%) JUnit
3 29 (10.07%) Maven
4 18 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 16 (5.56%) Gradle
5 16 (5.56%) Mockito
6 11 (3.82%) Ant
6 11 (3.82%) Subversion
7 10 (3.47%) Codeship
7 10 (3.47%) Protractor
8 8 (2.78%) Selenium
9 7 (2.43%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.43%) JIRA
9 7 (2.43%) JMeter
10 6 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.39%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.39%) Log4j
12 3 (1.04%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.04%) Liquibase
12 3 (1.04%) Robot Framework
General
1 58 (20.14%) Finance
2 50 (17.36%) Banking
3 31 (10.76%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.43%) Back Office
6 5 (1.74%) French Language
6 5 (1.74%) Publishing
6 5 (1.74%) Retail
7 2 (0.69%) Games
7 2 (0.69%) Marketing
7 2 (0.69%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (36.11%) HTML
2 102 (35.42%) Spring
3 94 (32.64%) CSS
4 76 (26.39%) Hibernate
4 76 (26.39%) Web Services
5 58 (20.14%) J2EE
6 44 (15.28%) REST
7 43 (14.93%) RESTful
8 39 (13.54%) JSP
9 36 (12.50%) Ajax
10 30 (10.42%) XML
11 23 (7.99%) Swing
12 22 (7.64%) HTML5
13 21 (7.29%) AngularJS
14 19 (6.60%) XHTML
15 17 (5.90%) Java EE
15 17 (5.90%) JPA
15 17 (5.90%) Node.js
16 16 (5.56%) JMS
17 15 (5.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (34.03%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.33%) Equities
2 24 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 20 (6.94%) Derivative
3 20 (6.94%) Fixed Income
4 18 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (5.90%) Client/Server
6 16 (5.56%) Mathematics
7 14 (4.86%) OTC Derivatives
8 13 (4.51%) Internet of Things
9 8 (2.78%) Informatics
10 7 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.39%) Fintech
11 4 (1.39%) User Experience
11 4 (1.39%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (1.04%) AS400
13 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (23.61%) Linux
2 38 (13.19%) Unix
3 20 (6.94%) Android
4 18 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.43%) Windows
6 5 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (39.58%) Software Engineering
3 65 (22.57%) OO
4 52 (18.06%) Multithreading
5 48 (16.67%) TDD
6 40 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 38 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (13.19%) Microservices
8 34 (11.81%) OOP
9 30 (10.42%) Scrum
10 28 (9.72%) MVC
10 28 (9.72%) Open Source
10 28 (9.72%) SOA
11 27 (9.38%) SDLC
11 27 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 19 (6.60%) Kanban
12 19 (6.60%) Machine Learning
13 18 (6.25%) Android Development
14 17 (5.90%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 288 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (45.49%) SQL
3 120 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 41 (14.24%) Python
5 36 (12.50%) C++
6 32 (11.11%) C
7 20 (6.94%) Perl
7 20 (6.94%) Scala
8 18 (6.25%) Assembly Language
9 16 (5.56%) C#
9 16 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.13%) PHP
11 7 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.43%) VB
12 4 (1.39%) ECMAScript
12 4 (1.39%) R
12 4 (1.39%) XPath
13 3 (1.04%) COBOL
13 3 (1.04%) RPG
13 3 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 123 (42.71%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) PhD
3 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.69%) SDET
2 2 (0.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 15 (5.21%) Docker
2 5 (1.74%) LXC
3 2 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (5.21%) Ansible
2 3 (1.04%) Control-M
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Salt
3 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 80 (27.78%) Oracle
2 11 (3.82%) TIBCO
3 7 (2.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.43%) Sybase
4 5 (1.74%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.39%) Adobe
5 4 (1.39%) ATG
5 4 (1.39%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.39%) Hortonworks
5 4 (1.39%) IBM
6 2 (0.69%) Google
6 2 (0.69%) Informatica
6 2 (0.69%) Murex
6 2 (0.69%) Solace
6 2 (0.69%) Splunk
6 2 (0.69%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.35%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) Twitter
7 1 (0.35%) VMware
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