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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Programmer
Rank 749 750 647
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 162 232 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 145 221 350
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -37 159 £52,500 - 11
London -32 74 £55,000 -8.33% 5
East of England +33 37 £46,250 +28.47% 4
South East +17 32 £55,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +17 16 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Essex +3 14 £62,500 +73.61% 1
Surrey +28 13 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West Sussex +1 12 £55,000 +144.44%
Crawley -4 12 £55,000 +144.44%
South West +12 11 £50,000 -
Colchester - 11 £62,500 -
Cambridge +9 10 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Bristol +26 9 £52,500 -4.54%
Chiswick - 8 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire +21 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Ely - 6 £45,000 - 1
Epsom - 5 £65,000 -
Kent - 5 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands +3 4 £36,000 -28.00%
St Albans - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland - 3 £47,500 - 2
Chelmsford +5 2 £24,000 -25.00% 1
Birmingham -12 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +21 1 £70,000 +27.27% 3
North West +10 1 £35,000 +0.71%
East Sussex +4 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Staffordshire 0 1 £37,000 -26.00%
Berkshire -2 1 £35,000 -22.22%

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 363 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (47.38%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (44.08%) SQL
4 141 (38.84%) Software Engineering
5 126 (34.71%) Spring
6 124 (34.16%) Oracle
7 117 (32.23%) HTML
8 113 (31.13%) Degree
9 103 (28.37%) JavaScript
10 100 (27.55%) Hibernate
11 96 (26.45%) Computer Science
12 89 (24.52%) CSS
13 84 (23.14%) Web Services
13 84 (23.14%) Linux
14 81 (22.31%) OO
15 73 (20.11%) Multithreading
16 70 (19.28%) Finance
17 66 (18.18%) Tomcat
18 64 (17.63%) Unix
19 62 (17.08%) C++
20 61 (16.80%) J2EE
21 59 (16.25%) Relational Database
22 58 (15.98%) MySQL
22 58 (15.98%) JBoss
22 58 (15.98%) Python
23 57 (15.70%) TDD
24 54 (14.88%) REST
25 52 (14.33%) JSP
26 51 (14.05%) JUnit
26 51 (14.05%) MVC

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 66 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 58 (15.98%) JBoss
3 34 (9.37%) WebSphere
4 31 (8.54%) WebLogic
5 13 (3.58%) Apache Spark
6 12 (3.31%) Apache
7 7 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.10%) CMS
8 4 (1.10%) JCAPS
8 4 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) Confluence
10 1 (0.28%) Jetty
10 1 (0.28%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.28%) SAS
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (2.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.51%) Cloud Computing
1 20 (5.51%) SaaS
2 10 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.55%) GitHub
3 2 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.28%) Heroku
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.58%) Internet
2 6 (1.65%) SSL
3 4 (1.10%) HTTP
4 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.25%) Relational Database
2 58 (15.98%) MySQL
3 35 (9.64%) NoSQL
4 33 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 32 (8.82%) Hadoop
6 30 (8.26%) SQL Server
7 29 (7.99%) MongoDB
8 23 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (5.51%) Redis
10 14 (3.86%) Big Data
10 14 (3.86%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.20%) Apache Hive
11 8 (2.20%) Data Mining
11 8 (2.20%) HBase
12 7 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.65%) Impala
13 6 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.83%) Text Mining
15 1 (0.28%) QlikView
15 1 (0.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 51 (14.05%) JUnit
2 31 (8.54%) Git (software)
3 29 (7.99%) Subversion
4 22 (6.06%) Maven
5 18 (4.96%) Mockito
6 17 (4.68%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.13%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.31%) Ant
9 11 (3.03%) Hamcrest
9 11 (3.03%) jMock
10 9 (2.48%) Gradle
10 9 (2.48%) Selenium
11 8 (2.20%) Codeship
11 8 (2.20%) Eclipse
11 8 (2.20%) Protractor
12 7 (1.93%) Android Studio
12 7 (1.93%) JIRA
13 5 (1.38%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.83%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.83%) EasyMock
General
1 70 (19.28%) Finance
2 40 (11.02%) Banking
3 23 (6.34%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.48%) Front Office
6 5 (1.38%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.38%) Automotive
7 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.10%) Games
8 3 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (34.71%) Spring
2 117 (32.23%) HTML
3 100 (27.55%) Hibernate
4 89 (24.52%) CSS
5 84 (23.14%) Web Services
6 61 (16.80%) J2EE
7 54 (14.88%) REST
8 52 (14.33%) JSP
9 50 (13.77%) RESTful
10 39 (10.74%) SOAP
10 39 (10.74%) XML
11 34 (9.37%) Java EE
12 33 (9.09%) Node.js
13 31 (8.54%) Ajax
14 30 (8.26%) HTML5
15 27 (7.44%) Swing
16 25 (6.89%) JSF
17 22 (6.06%) AngularJS
18 19 (5.23%) Guice
18 19 (5.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 96 (26.45%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.89%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (6.06%) Derivative
3 22 (6.06%) Equities
3 22 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 22 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (5.79%) Client/Server
5 20 (5.51%) Hedge funds
6 14 (3.86%) OTC Derivatives
7 12 (3.31%) Internet of Things
8 11 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.48%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.20%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.38%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.38%) Economics
11 5 (1.38%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.83%) Life Science
13 3 (0.83%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 84 (23.14%) Linux
2 64 (17.63%) Unix
3 27 (7.44%) Android
4 20 (5.51%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.75%) Windows
6 3 (0.83%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (47.38%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (38.84%) Software Engineering
3 81 (22.31%) OO
4 73 (20.11%) Multithreading
5 57 (15.70%) TDD
6 51 (14.05%) MVC
7 47 (12.95%) E-Commerce
8 40 (11.02%) Scrum
9 39 (10.74%) OOP
10 38 (10.47%) SDLC
10 38 (10.47%) Unit Testing
11 37 (10.19%) SOA
12 27 (7.44%) Open Source
13 25 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (6.61%) Microservices
15 23 (6.34%) Dependency Injection
15 23 (6.34%) Web Design
16 20 (5.51%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (4.96%) Kanban
18 17 (4.68%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 363 (100.00%) Java
2 160 (44.08%) SQL
3 103 (28.37%) JavaScript
4 62 (17.08%) C++
5 58 (15.98%) Python
6 44 (12.12%) PL/SQL
7 40 (11.02%) C#
8 33 (9.09%) C
9 23 (6.34%) Assembly Language
10 19 (5.23%) Scala
11 17 (4.68%) Perl
12 12 (3.31%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.31%) Groovy
12 12 (3.31%) Ruby
13 8 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.20%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.38%) PHP
14 5 (1.38%) VB
15 4 (1.10%) Haskell
16 2 (0.55%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 113 (31.13%) Degree
2 8 (2.20%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.28%) PhD
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.48%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (3.58%) Docker
2 8 (2.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (3.31%) Ansible
2 6 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.65%) Puppet
2 6 (1.65%) Salt
3 2 (0.55%) Kibana
3 2 (0.55%) logstash
4 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 124 (34.16%) Oracle
2 5 (1.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.83%) Apple
4 2 (0.55%) Rackspace
4 2 (0.55%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe
5 1 (0.28%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.28%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.28%) HubSpot
5 1 (0.28%) IBM
5 1 (0.28%) Murex
5 1 (0.28%) Perforce
5 1 (0.28%) Sybase
5 1 (0.28%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + good company ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Pension 3% + 23 days holiday + Private health care + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60-70k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Glasgow City Centre
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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London, South East
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
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