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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Programmer
Rank 755 725 792
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 126 251 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 101 240 185
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 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016 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 8 December 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 -50 122 £52,500 -4.54% 18
London -25 66 £55,000 -8.33% 10
East of England -9 35 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Essex +15 19 £52,500 -16.00% 1
South East +39 18 £61,250 +28.94% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 14 £43,750 -2.77% 1
West Sussex +28 13 £62,500 +31.57%
Crawley +16 13 £62,500 +31.57%
Cambridge +13 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Colchester +12 12 £67,500 +8.00%
Chiswick -1 8 £56,250 -6.25%
City of London 0 6 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Wales - 4 £33,173 -
South Wales - 4 £33,173 -
Saffron Walden - 4 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff - 4 £33,173 -
Chelmsford -6 3 £24,000 -
Yorkshire +18 2 £38,750 -
Hampshire +5 2 £52,500 +84.21%
Hertfordshire -15 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Rickmansworth - 2 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +33 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Milton Keynes +10 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Surrey +10 1 £52,500 -4.54%
South West +9 1 - - 1
Bradford -2 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 298 (100.00%) Java
2 148 (49.66%) SQL
3 130 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (38.26%) Degree
5 109 (36.58%) JavaScript
6 108 (36.24%) HTML
6 108 (36.24%) Software Engineering
7 101 (33.89%) Oracle
8 94 (31.54%) Spring
9 91 (30.54%) CSS
10 85 (28.52%) Computer Science
11 82 (27.52%) Linux
12 79 (26.51%) Hibernate
13 77 (25.84%) Web Services
14 71 (23.83%) Relational Database
15 68 (22.82%) Finance
16 66 (22.15%) MySQL
17 64 (21.48%) J2EE
17 64 (21.48%) OO
18 62 (20.81%) Multithreading
19 56 (18.79%) Banking
20 55 (18.46%) Unix
21 49 (16.44%) RESTful
22 47 (15.77%) Tomcat
23 46 (15.44%) C++
24 44 (14.77%) JBoss
24 44 (14.77%) NoSQL
25 42 (14.09%) E-Commerce
25 42 (14.09%) JUnit
26 41 (13.76%) XML

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 47 (15.77%) Tomcat
2 44 (14.77%) JBoss
3 38 (12.75%) WebSphere
4 33 (11.07%) WebLogic
5 17 (5.70%) Apache Spark
6 16 (5.37%) Apache
7 7 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.34%) JCAPS
9 4 (1.34%) SAS
10 3 (1.01%) Confluence
10 3 (1.01%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.34%) CMS
11 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.34%) IIS
11 1 (0.34%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (1.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.05%) SaaS
2 6 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.36%) Internet
2 4 (1.34%) SMTP
3 3 (1.01%) FTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
4 1 (0.34%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (23.83%) Relational Database
2 66 (22.15%) MySQL
3 44 (14.77%) NoSQL
4 38 (12.75%) MongoDB
5 37 (12.42%) Hadoop
6 35 (11.74%) Oracle Database
7 28 (9.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (7.38%) Redis
9 17 (5.70%) Big Data
10 15 (5.03%) SQL Server
11 14 (4.70%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.68%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.34%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.34%) DB2
14 4 (1.34%) HBase
15 3 (1.01%) Jackrabbit
16 2 (0.67%) Impala
Development Applications
1 42 (14.09%) JUnit
2 31 (10.40%) Git (software)
3 29 (9.73%) Maven
4 22 (7.38%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.04%) Mockito
5 18 (6.04%) Subversion
6 14 (4.70%) Gradle
7 13 (4.36%) Codeship
7 13 (4.36%) Protractor
8 10 (3.36%) Ant
9 8 (2.68%) Selenium
10 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.68%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.68%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.34%) JIRA
12 4 (1.34%) JMeter
12 4 (1.34%) Log4j
13 3 (1.01%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.01%) EasyMock
14 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 68 (22.82%) Finance
2 56 (18.79%) Banking
3 32 (10.74%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.69%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.35%) Back Office
6 5 (1.68%) French Language
7 4 (1.34%) Publishing
8 3 (1.01%) Games
9 2 (0.67%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.67%) Retail
10 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (36.24%) HTML
2 94 (31.54%) Spring
3 91 (30.54%) CSS
4 79 (26.51%) Hibernate
5 77 (25.84%) Web Services
6 64 (21.48%) J2EE
7 49 (16.44%) RESTful
8 41 (13.76%) JSP
8 41 (13.76%) REST
8 41 (13.76%) XML
9 35 (11.74%) Ajax
10 30 (10.07%) HTML5
11 26 (8.72%) SOAP
12 25 (8.39%) Node.js
13 22 (7.38%) Swing
14 21 (7.05%) Java EE
15 20 (6.71%) Guice
16 17 (5.70%) AngularJS
17 16 (5.37%) XHTML
18 14 (4.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 85 (28.52%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.39%) Equities
3 23 (7.72%) Derivative
3 23 (7.72%) Fixed Income
4 21 (7.05%) Client/Server
4 21 (7.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (6.04%) OTC Derivatives
6 15 (5.03%) Mathematics
7 14 (4.70%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.02%) Internet of Things
9 6 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.68%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.68%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.68%) Informatics
11 2 (0.67%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.67%) AS400
11 2 (0.67%) Biometrics
11 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 82 (27.52%) Linux
2 55 (18.46%) Unix
3 17 (5.70%) Android
3 17 (5.70%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.68%) Windows
5 7 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (36.24%) Software Engineering
3 64 (21.48%) OO
4 62 (20.81%) Multithreading
5 42 (14.09%) E-Commerce
6 38 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (12.75%) TDD
7 34 (11.41%) MVC
8 32 (10.74%) Microservices
9 31 (10.40%) SDLC
9 31 (10.40%) SOA
10 30 (10.07%) Open Source
11 29 (9.73%) Scrum
12 28 (9.40%) OOP
13 27 (9.06%) Unit Testing
14 24 (8.05%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (6.71%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (6.04%) Machine Learning
17 16 (5.37%) Android Development
17 16 (5.37%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 298 (100.00%) Java
2 148 (49.66%) SQL
3 109 (36.58%) JavaScript
4 46 (15.44%) C++
5 41 (13.76%) Python
6 32 (10.74%) C
7 28 (9.40%) C#
8 20 (6.71%) Scala
9 18 (6.04%) Assembly Language
10 17 (5.70%) Shell Script
11 15 (5.03%) Perl
12 13 (4.36%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.36%) VB
14 9 (3.02%) PHP
15 6 (2.01%) Ruby
16 4 (1.34%) ECMAScript
16 4 (1.34%) R
16 4 (1.34%) XPath
17 3 (1.01%) Groovy
18 2 (0.67%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 114 (38.26%) Degree
2 4 (1.34%) PhD
3 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.04%) Docker
2 5 (1.68%) LXC
3 4 (1.34%) HDFS
4 2 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (6.38%) Ansible
2 5 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.68%) Puppet
2 5 (1.68%) Salt
3 3 (1.01%) Control-M
4 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.34%) Kibana
4 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 101 (33.89%) Oracle
2 9 (3.02%) TIBCO
3 7 (2.35%) Red Hat
3 7 (2.35%) Sybase
4 5 (1.68%) Adobe
4 5 (1.68%) IBM
4 5 (1.68%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.34%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.34%) Hortonworks
6 3 (1.01%) Murex
7 2 (0.67%) Informatica
7 2 (0.67%) Solace
8 1 (0.34%) ATG
8 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.34%) Facebook
8 1 (0.34%) Splunk
8 1 (0.34%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus , shares,Pension,health
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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