The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 649 575 702
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +127
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 274 315 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 269 280 185
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £65,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +3.20%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -57 260 £50,000 - 13
London -25 159 £57,500 +4.54% 11
South East -42 49 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Surrey +21 30 £50,000 -9.09% 1
City of London -4 25 £56,250 -18.18% 3
East of England -21 20 £42,500 +6.25%
South West -23 20 £45,000 +20.00%
Somerset - 17 £45,000 -
Redhill - 17 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 15 £60,000 -
Berkshire +14 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Clapham - 13 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +5 12 £42,500 +1.19%
Yorkshire -23 11 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -35 11 £40,000 -
Cambridge -11 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Leeds -26 10 £40,000 -
Bridgwater - 10 £45,000 -
Woking - 10 £43,750 -
Reading -3 9 £42,000 +5.00%
Reigate -6 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Shepton Mallet - 7 £42,500 -
Somerton - 7 £42,500 -
Horley - 7 £50,000 -
Glastonbury - 7 £42,500 -
Wales -1 5 £52,500 +50.00%
South Wales -3 5 £52,500 +50.00%
Hertfordshire -29 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Street - 5 £42,500 -
Cardiff -9 3 £52,500 +50.00%

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 589 (100.00%) Java
2 249 (42.28%) Spring
3 183 (31.07%) SQL
4 181 (30.73%) TDD
5 180 (30.56%) Finance
6 177 (30.05%) J2EE
6 177 (30.05%) Linux
7 168 (28.52%) Web Services
7 168 (28.52%) Software Engineering
8 166 (28.18%) Oracle
9 142 (24.11%) Hibernate
10 138 (23.43%) XML
11 126 (21.39%) HTML
12 117 (19.86%) JavaScript
13 115 (19.52%) OO
13 115 (19.52%) UNIX
14 108 (18.34%) Tomcat
15 101 (17.15%) Degree
16 97 (16.47%) Scrum
16 97 (16.47%) Multithreading
17 90 (15.28%) Computer Science
18 88 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
19 84 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
19 84 (14.26%) JBoss
20 79 (13.41%) JUnit
21 78 (13.24%) E-Commerce
21 78 (13.24%) Banking
21 78 (13.24%) Maven
22 76 (12.90%) MySQL
23 72 (12.22%) SOAP

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 108 (18.34%) Tomcat
2 39 (6.62%) WebSphere
3 31 (5.26%) Apache
4 26 (4.41%) Confluence
5 22 (3.74%) MQSeries
6 20 (3.40%) WebLogic
6 20 (3.40%) Node.js
7 15 (2.55%) Jetty
7 15 (2.55%) Apache Solr
8 12 (2.04%) Mule
9 11 (1.87%) CMS
10 9 (1.53%) FileNet
10 9 (1.53%) LiveCycle
10 9 (1.53%) Liferay
11 8 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.85%) WordPress
13 2 (0.34%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.17%) GemFire
14 1 (0.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 9 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.51%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Magento
1 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.36%) SSH
2 8 (1.36%) HTTP
3 6 (1.02%) Internet
4 4 (0.68%) RTP
5 3 (0.51%) SMTP
6 2 (0.34%) AMQP
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) SNMP
7 1 (0.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (12.90%) MySQL
2 53 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 51 (8.66%) Relational Database
4 37 (6.28%) MongoDB
5 35 (5.94%) Big Data
6 34 (5.77%) NoSQL
7 28 (4.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (3.90%) Hadoop
9 21 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 17 (2.89%) DB2
11 13 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (2.21%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.21%) Redis
12 12 (2.04%) Informix
13 11 (1.87%) OLAP
14 5 (0.85%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.68%) Jackrabbit
15 4 (0.68%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.68%) Mahout
16 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 79 (13.41%) JUnit
2 78 (13.24%) Maven
3 72 (12.22%) Eclipse
4 61 (10.36%) Ant
5 54 (9.17%) JIRA
6 44 (7.47%) Jenkins
7 29 (4.92%) Subversion
8 17 (2.89%) Git (software)
8 17 (2.89%) FishEye
9 15 (2.55%) IntelliJ
9 15 (2.55%) SoapUI
9 15 (2.55%) VisualVM
10 11 (1.87%) Selenium
11 10 (1.70%) Hudson
12 8 (1.36%) jMock
13 5 (0.85%) JBehave
13 5 (0.85%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.68%) Mockito
14 4 (0.68%) Robotium
14 4 (0.68%) Apache Ivy
General
1 180 (30.56%) Finance
2 78 (13.24%) Banking
3 52 (8.83%) Investment Banking
4 42 (7.13%) Retail
5 24 (4.07%) Games
6 21 (3.57%) Front Office
7 20 (3.40%) Publishing
8 17 (2.89%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.85%) Back Office
11 3 (0.51%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.34%) Advertising
12 2 (0.34%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) International Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (42.28%) Spring
2 177 (30.05%) J2EE
3 168 (28.52%) Web Services
4 142 (24.11%) Hibernate
5 138 (23.43%) XML
6 126 (21.39%) HTML
7 72 (12.22%) SOAP
8 70 (11.88%) CSS
9 64 (10.87%) JSP
10 63 (10.70%) jQuery
11 52 (8.83%) Ajax
12 47 (7.98%) Java EE
13 45 (7.64%) Servlets
14 43 (7.30%) JDBC
15 39 (6.62%) Struts
16 37 (6.28%) Middleware
17 35 (5.94%) RESTful
17 35 (5.94%) REST
18 34 (5.77%) Spring MVC
19 33 (5.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (15.28%) Computer Science
2 40 (6.79%) Mathematics
3 38 (6.45%) Open Source
4 22 (3.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 21 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (3.40%) Client/Server
6 20 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.23%) Physics
7 19 (3.23%) Derivative
8 18 (3.06%) 3D Graphics
9 17 (2.89%) Fixed Income
10 12 (2.04%) Equities
11 9 (1.53%) Credit Derivative
11 9 (1.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 9 (1.53%) Credit Risk
11 9 (1.53%) Online Games
12 8 (1.36%) Contract for Difference
13 7 (1.19%) Social Media
14 6 (1.02%) Social Network
14 6 (1.02%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 177 (30.05%) Linux
2 115 (19.52%) UNIX
3 62 (10.53%) Windows
4 15 (2.55%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.21%) Android
6 8 (1.36%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.17%) Solaris
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (30.73%) TDD
2 168 (28.52%) Software Engineering
3 115 (19.52%) OO
4 97 (16.47%) Scrum
4 97 (16.47%) Multithreading
5 88 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (13.24%) E-Commerce
8 70 (11.88%) SOA
9 69 (11.71%) BDD
10 61 (10.36%) Pair Programming
11 47 (7.98%) MVC
12 34 (5.77%) Waterfall
13 27 (4.58%) Cash Management
14 24 (4.07%) Unit Testing
15 21 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
16 20 (3.40%) Data Modelling
16 20 (3.40%) Analytics
16 20 (3.40%) Low Latency
17 18 (3.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 589 (100.00%) Java
2 183 (31.07%) SQL
3 117 (19.86%) JavaScript
4 54 (9.17%) Scala
5 53 (9.00%) C#
6 50 (8.49%) C++
7 43 (7.30%) PL/SQL
8 39 (6.62%) C
9 22 (3.74%) Python
10 20 (3.40%) Clojure
10 20 (3.40%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.72%) Ruby
12 14 (2.38%) PHP
13 13 (2.21%) Groovy
14 11 (1.87%) Perl
15 6 (1.02%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.02%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.85%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.68%) R
17 4 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 101 (17.15%) Degree
2 21 (3.57%) PhD
3 8 (1.36%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.70%) QA
2 4 (0.68%) EMIR
2 4 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 15 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 166 (28.18%) Oracle
2 84 (14.26%) JBoss
3 33 (5.60%) hybris
4 25 (4.24%) TIBCO
5 20 (3.40%) Perforce
6 17 (2.89%) Atlassian
7 15 (2.55%) Google
8 14 (2.38%) Sybase
9 11 (1.87%) Microsoft
10 10 (1.70%) Facebook
10 10 (1.70%) IBM
11 9 (1.53%) Adobe
11 9 (1.53%) Twitter
12 8 (1.36%) Murex
12 8 (1.36%) Calypso
13 5 (0.85%) Sun
14 3 (0.51%) VMware
14 3 (0.51%) Talend
15 2 (0.34%) ATG
15 2 (0.34%) SAP
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £27000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TRG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £65k + share options + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 60000-65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago