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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Programmer
UK
Rank 701 753 736
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 145 180 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 129 164 190
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +56 145 £52,500 +5.00% 13
London +67 77 £57,500 +2.22% 9
East of England +13 33 £45,000 +12.50%
South East +46 24 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Essex +28 23 £45,000 -28.00%
Chiswick +2 12 £57,500 -4.16%
Colchester +7 11 £52,500 -16.00%
City of London +36 9 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 9 £35,000 -12.50%
West Sussex +6 8 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Wiltshire - 8 £45,000 -
South West - 8 £45,000 -
Swindon - 8 £45,000 -
Crawley +2 7 £62,500 +25.00%
Surrey +38 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridge +9 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Chelmsford -5 6 £24,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
Saffron Walden -3 3 £40,000 -15.78%
North West -7 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire - 3 £80,000 -
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Reading +45 2 £27,000 -53.04%
Berkshire +33 2 £27,000 -53.04%
Oxford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Stevenage -8 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Basingstoke - 1 £80,000 -

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Java
2 149 (54.58%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (47.25%) JavaScript
4 113 (41.39%) SQL
5 110 (40.29%) Software Engineering
6 108 (39.56%) Degree
7 107 (39.19%) HTML
8 106 (38.83%) Spring
9 98 (35.90%) CSS
10 94 (34.43%) Computer Science
11 82 (30.04%) Hibernate
12 74 (27.11%) Oracle
13 71 (26.01%) Web Services
14 68 (24.91%) OO
15 63 (23.08%) Relational Database
16 58 (21.25%) Linux
17 57 (20.88%) Finance
18 56 (20.51%) TDD
19 54 (19.78%) J2EE
20 53 (19.41%) MySQL
21 48 (17.58%) JBoss
22 46 (16.85%) Banking
23 44 (16.12%) Tomcat
23 44 (16.12%) RESTful
24 42 (15.38%) NoSQL
24 42 (15.38%) REST
25 41 (15.02%) E-Commerce
26 40 (14.65%) JSP
26 40 (14.65%) Multithreading
27 39 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

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 (17.58%) JBoss
2 44 (16.12%) Tomcat
3 36 (13.19%) WebSphere
4 33 (12.09%) WebLogic
5 17 (6.23%) Apache
6 7 (2.56%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.83%) CMS
9 4 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.10%) Confluence
10 3 (1.10%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.73%) Drupal
11 2 (0.73%) IIS
11 2 (0.73%) SAS
11 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.73%) WordPress
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.79%) SaaS
2 6 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.73%) GitHub
3 2 (0.73%) Google Play
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) Internet
2 4 (1.47%) Skype
2 4 (1.47%) SMTP
3 3 (1.10%) FTP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 53 (19.41%) MySQL
3 42 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 30 (10.99%) Hadoop
4 30 (10.99%) MongoDB
5 29 (10.62%) Oracle Database
6 27 (9.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 27 (9.89%) Big Data
7 21 (7.69%) Redis
8 16 (5.86%) SQL Server
9 11 (4.03%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.10%) Jackrabbit
12 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (12.45%) Git (software)
1 34 (12.45%) Maven
2 33 (12.09%) JUnit
3 24 (8.79%) Jenkins
4 21 (7.69%) Gradle
5 18 (6.59%) Mockito
6 16 (5.86%) Ant
7 12 (4.40%) Codeship
7 12 (4.40%) Protractor
7 12 (4.40%) Selenium
8 10 (3.66%) Subversion
9 9 (3.30%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.30%) JIRA
9 9 (3.30%) JMeter
10 8 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.83%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.83%) Liquibase
11 5 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (1.83%) Robot Framework
12 4 (1.47%) Log4j
General
1 57 (20.88%) Finance
2 46 (16.85%) Banking
3 25 (9.16%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.93%) Retail
6 5 (1.83%) Back Office
6 5 (1.83%) Publishing
7 3 (1.10%) Front Office
7 3 (1.10%) Games
8 2 (0.73%) French Language
8 2 (0.73%) Marketing
8 2 (0.73%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (39.19%) HTML
2 106 (38.83%) Spring
3 98 (35.90%) CSS
4 82 (30.04%) Hibernate
5 71 (26.01%) Web Services
6 54 (19.78%) J2EE
7 44 (16.12%) RESTful
8 42 (15.38%) REST
9 40 (14.65%) JSP
10 32 (11.72%) Ajax
11 27 (9.89%) AngularJS
12 24 (8.79%) Swing
13 23 (8.42%) HTML5
13 23 (8.42%) XML
14 20 (7.33%) XHTML
15 17 (6.23%) JSF
15 17 (6.23%) Node.js
15 17 (6.23%) React
16 16 (5.86%) JPA
17 15 (5.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 94 (34.43%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.69%) Equities
4 17 (6.23%) Derivative
4 17 (6.23%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (5.86%) Client/Server
5 16 (5.86%) Fixed Income
6 15 (5.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (4.40%) Internet of Things
8 11 (4.03%) OTC Derivatives
9 6 (2.20%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.47%) Fintech
11 4 (1.47%) User Experience
12 3 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.10%) AS400
13 2 (0.73%) Social Media
14 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.37%) mHealth
14 1 (0.37%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (21.25%) Linux
2 28 (10.26%) Unix
3 24 (8.79%) Android
4 22 (8.06%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.83%) Windows
6 3 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (54.58%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (40.29%) Software Engineering
3 68 (24.91%) OO
4 56 (20.51%) TDD
5 41 (15.02%) E-Commerce
6 40 (14.65%) Multithreading
7 39 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (14.29%) Microservices
8 34 (12.45%) OOP
8 34 (12.45%) Scrum
9 30 (10.99%) SOA
9 30 (10.99%) Unit Testing
10 25 (9.16%) Kanban
11 23 (8.42%) MVC
11 23 (8.42%) SDLC
12 22 (8.06%) Android Development
12 22 (8.06%) Open Source
13 20 (7.33%) iOS Development
14 19 (6.96%) BDD
15 17 (6.23%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 273 (100.00%) Java
2 129 (47.25%) JavaScript
3 113 (41.39%) SQL
4 36 (13.19%) Python
5 31 (11.36%) C++
6 26 (9.52%) C
7 20 (7.33%) Scala
8 18 (6.59%) Perl
9 16 (5.86%) Assembly Language
10 15 (5.49%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.40%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.30%) PHP
13 7 (2.56%) C#
14 4 (1.47%) ECMAScript
14 4 (1.47%) XPath
15 3 (1.10%) COBOL
15 3 (1.10%) Delphi
15 3 (1.10%) Fortran
15 3 (1.10%) RPG
15 3 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 108 (39.56%) Degree
2 5 (1.83%) PhD
3 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (0.73%) SDET
2 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.03%) Docker
2 2 (0.73%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (5.49%) Ansible
2 3 (1.10%) Control-M
3 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (27.11%) Oracle
2 12 (4.40%) TIBCO
3 6 (2.20%) ATG
3 6 (2.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.20%) Sybase
4 4 (1.47%) Adobe
4 4 (1.47%) IBM
4 4 (1.47%) Sun
5 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.10%) Solace
6 2 (0.73%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.73%) Google
6 2 (0.73%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.73%) Splunk
6 2 (0.73%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.37%) Facebook
7 1 (0.37%) Murex
7 1 (0.37%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.37%) VMware
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £90000 per annum
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