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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Programmer
Rank 745 746 746
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 165 217 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 152 210 222
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £27,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +5 165 £52,500 - 4
London -21 73 £57,500 -4.16% 1
East of England +25 38 £50,000 +38.88% 2
South East +43 35 £40,000 -27.27%
Cambridgeshire +14 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Essex +15 16 £62,500 +73.61%
West Sussex +15 13 £40,000 +77.77%
South West +11 13 £50,000 - 1
Crawley +10 13 £40,000 +77.77%
Cambridge +14 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Chiswick - 12 £55,000 -
Surrey +15 11 £65,000 +18.18%
Bristol +12 11 £52,500 -6.66% 1
Kent - 10 £37,500 -
Colchester - 10 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire +13 5 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Ely - 5 £45,000 -
Epsom - 4 £65,000 -
North West +11 3 £35,000 -26.31%
Saffron Walden - 3 £45,000 -
City of London +12 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Stevenage +3 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Manchester -10 2 £35,000 -1.40%
Rickmansworth - 2 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £47,500 -
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Cheshire +28 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +25 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Chester +17 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Watford +14 1 £55,000 -

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 339 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (50.74%) SQL
3 166 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (38.05%) Software Engineering
5 122 (35.99%) Spring
5 122 (35.99%) Oracle
6 114 (33.63%) HTML
7 105 (30.97%) JavaScript
8 102 (30.09%) Degree
9 92 (27.14%) Linux
10 91 (26.84%) Hibernate
11 89 (26.25%) CSS
12 88 (25.96%) Web Services
13 81 (23.89%) OO
14 77 (22.71%) Computer Science
15 74 (21.83%) Finance
16 69 (20.35%) MySQL
17 68 (20.06%) J2EE
18 67 (19.76%) Multithreading
18 67 (19.76%) Relational Database
19 66 (19.47%) Unix
20 58 (17.11%) Tomcat
21 50 (14.75%) TDD
22 49 (14.45%) RESTful
22 49 (14.45%) REST
23 48 (14.16%) C++
23 48 (14.16%) Banking
24 47 (13.86%) JUnit
24 47 (13.86%) JBoss
25 46 (13.57%) E-Commerce

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 58 (17.11%) Tomcat
2 47 (13.86%) JBoss
3 34 (10.03%) WebSphere
4 31 (9.14%) WebLogic
5 17 (5.01%) Apache Spark
6 16 (4.72%) Apache
7 7 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.47%) JCAPS
9 4 (1.18%) CMS
9 4 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (1.18%) SAS
10 3 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.59%) Confluence
12 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.29%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.90%) SaaS
2 12 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.59%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) Heroku
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.65%) Internet
2 6 (1.77%) SSL
3 4 (1.18%) HTTP
4 2 (0.59%) SMTP
4 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (20.35%) MySQL
2 67 (19.76%) Relational Database
3 40 (11.80%) NoSQL
4 37 (10.91%) Oracle Database
5 35 (10.32%) Hadoop
5 35 (10.32%) MongoDB
6 24 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (5.60%) Redis
7 19 (5.60%) SQL Server
8 13 (3.83%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.24%) Big Data
10 8 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.47%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.47%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.47%) HBase
13 3 (0.88%) DB2
13 3 (0.88%) Impala
14 2 (0.59%) Jackrabbit
15 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 47 (13.86%) JUnit
2 33 (9.73%) Git (software)
3 28 (8.26%) Maven
4 25 (7.37%) Subversion
5 22 (6.49%) Mockito
6 20 (5.90%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.83%) Gradle
8 12 (3.54%) Codeship
8 12 (3.54%) Protractor
9 11 (3.24%) Ant
10 9 (2.65%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.65%) Selenium
11 6 (1.77%) JIRA
12 5 (1.47%) Vagrant
13 4 (1.18%) Hamcrest
13 4 (1.18%) jMock
14 3 (0.88%) Android Studio
14 3 (0.88%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.88%) EasyMock
15 2 (0.59%) Log4j
General
1 74 (21.83%) Finance
2 48 (14.16%) Banking
3 26 (7.67%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.47%) Automotive
5 5 (1.47%) French Language
6 4 (1.18%) Back Office
7 3 (0.88%) Games
8 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.59%) Marketing
8 2 (0.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (35.99%) Spring
2 114 (33.63%) HTML
3 91 (26.84%) Hibernate
4 89 (26.25%) CSS
5 88 (25.96%) Web Services
6 68 (20.06%) J2EE
7 49 (14.45%) REST
7 49 (14.45%) RESTful
8 43 (12.68%) JSP
9 38 (11.21%) XML
10 37 (10.91%) Ajax
11 36 (10.62%) HTML5
12 35 (10.32%) SOAP
13 33 (9.73%) Node.js
14 26 (7.67%) Java EE
15 25 (7.37%) Swing
16 24 (7.08%) AngularJS
17 22 (6.49%) .NET
18 19 (5.60%) Guice
18 19 (5.60%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.71%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.78%) Client/Server
3 22 (6.49%) Derivative
3 22 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (6.49%) Fixed Income
4 21 (6.19%) Equities
5 20 (5.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (5.90%) OTC Derivatives
6 16 (4.72%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.65%) Internet of Things
8 8 (2.36%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.47%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.47%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.47%) Economics
10 5 (1.47%) Raspberry Pi
11 4 (1.18%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.88%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (27.14%) Linux
2 66 (19.47%) Unix
3 28 (8.26%) Android
4 23 (6.78%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.54%) Windows
6 6 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (38.05%) Software Engineering
3 81 (23.89%) OO
4 67 (19.76%) Multithreading
5 50 (14.75%) TDD
6 46 (13.57%) E-Commerce
6 46 (13.57%) MVC
7 42 (12.39%) SDLC
8 39 (11.50%) Scrum
9 38 (11.21%) SOA
10 36 (10.62%) OOP
11 35 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (10.03%) Unit Testing
13 31 (9.14%) Open Source
14 27 (7.96%) Microservices
15 23 (6.78%) Dependency Injection
16 20 (5.90%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (5.60%) Machine Learning
18 18 (5.31%) Android Development
18 18 (5.31%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 339 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (50.74%) SQL
3 105 (30.97%) JavaScript
4 48 (14.16%) C++
5 45 (13.27%) Python
6 35 (10.32%) C#
7 30 (8.85%) C
8 27 (7.96%) PL/SQL
9 19 (5.60%) Assembly Language
10 17 (5.01%) Scala
11 14 (4.13%) Perl
12 10 (2.95%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.95%) VB
13 9 (2.65%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.36%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.77%) PHP
16 5 (1.47%) Groovy
16 5 (1.47%) Ruby
17 4 (1.18%) R
18 2 (0.59%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 102 (30.09%) Degree
2 6 (1.77%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.88%) PhD
4 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.47%) SLA
3 2 (0.59%) QA
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (6.19%) Docker
2 5 (1.47%) HDFS
2 5 (1.47%) LXC
3 2 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 18 (5.31%) Ansible
2 5 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.47%) Puppet
2 5 (1.47%) Salt
3 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) Kibana
3 1 (0.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 122 (35.99%) Oracle
2 10 (2.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.77%) Red Hat
3 6 (1.77%) Sybase
4 4 (1.18%) Cloudera
4 4 (1.18%) Hortonworks
5 3 (0.88%) Adobe
5 3 (0.88%) Apple
5 3 (0.88%) Murex
6 2 (0.59%) Informatica
6 2 (0.59%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.59%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.29%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.29%) Perforce
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.29%) Solace
7 1 (0.29%) Splunk
7 1 (0.29%) Twitter
7 1 (0.29%) Xamarin
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