The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 453 520 519
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 547 504 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.49% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 525 434 436
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the UK.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +63 526 £50,000 +11.11% 63
London +72 170 £55,000 +4.76% 23
South East +91 157 £48,750 +8.33% 7
East of England +17 59 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Berkshire +38 50 £45,000 - 1
South West -8 49 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Surrey +56 42 £50,000 -4.76% 1
City of London +84 37 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 34 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North West +6 31 £52,500 +31.25% 10
Yorkshire +5 29 £40,250 +11.80% 4
Cambridge +2 27 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Oxfordshire -1 25 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Manchester -3 25 £52,500 +31.25% 8
West Midlands 0 23 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Newbury - 23 £35,000 - 1
Brighton +21 19 £47,500 -5.00%
East Sussex +19 19 £47,500 -13.63%
Walton-on-Thames +18 19 £47,500 -5.00%
West Yorkshire -12 18 £42,500 +18.05% 4
Hertfordshire +22 17 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Reading +12 17 £45,000 -
Leeds +4 15 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Bristol -9 15 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Gloucestershire -3 12 £49,000 +63.33% 2
Wales +10 11 £45,000 +12.50%
West Sussex -8 10 £50,000 +13.63%
South Wales +18 9 £45,000 -10.00%
South Yorkshire +16 9 £40,500 +22.72%
Oxford -17 9 £54,000 +8.00%

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 979 (99.90%) Java
2 462 (47.14%) Software Engineering
3 442 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
4 346 (35.31%) Spring
5 331 (33.78%) SQL
6 299 (30.51%) JavaScript
7 293 (29.90%) Degree
8 242 (24.69%) HTML
9 236 (24.08%) Oracle
10 225 (22.96%) Linux
11 218 (22.24%) Finance
12 203 (20.71%) J2EE
13 199 (20.31%) Hibernate
14 191 (19.49%) TDD
15 182 (18.57%) Computer Science
16 181 (18.47%) C++
17 178 (18.16%) OO
18 171 (17.45%) Web Services
19 147 (15.00%) Python
20 146 (14.90%) Scrum
21 137 (13.98%) Maven
22 135 (13.78%) MySQL
23 131 (13.37%) OOP
24 128 (13.06%) C#
25 127 (12.96%) CSS
26 122 (12.45%) Tomcat
26 122 (12.45%) SQL Server
27 120 (12.24%) Git (software)
28 115 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
29 114 (11.63%) SDLC

Java Software Developer 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
1 122 (12.45%) Tomcat
2 83 (8.47%) JBoss
3 52 (5.31%) Apache
4 45 (4.59%) WebLogic
4 45 (4.59%) WebSphere
5 39 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.35%) Apache Solr
6 23 (2.35%) Apache Spark
7 18 (1.84%) GlassFish
8 13 (1.33%) Confluence
9 11 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.82%) CMS
11 5 (0.51%) IIS
11 5 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (0.51%) WildFly
12 4 (0.41%) Mule
13 3 (0.31%) Mule ESB
13 3 (0.31%) nginx
14 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.20%) InDesign
2 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.14%) SaaS
3 16 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.02%) GitHub
6 9 (0.92%) PaaS
7 8 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.82%) IaaS
8 7 (0.71%) iTunes
9 4 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.04%) HTTP
1 20 (2.04%) Internet
2 13 (1.33%) Multicast
3 12 (1.22%) VPN
4 11 (1.12%) SSH
5 8 (0.82%) LDAP
5 8 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.71%) ATM
6 7 (0.71%) Bluetooth
6 7 (0.71%) NFC
7 6 (0.61%) SNMP
7 6 (0.61%) Wireless
8 5 (0.51%) SSL
9 1 (0.10%) Broadband
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.10%) Network Security
9 1 (0.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (13.78%) MySQL
2 122 (12.45%) SQL Server
3 108 (11.02%) NoSQL
4 80 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 71 (7.24%) MongoDB
6 58 (5.92%) Big Data
7 55 (5.61%) Hadoop
8 44 (4.49%) RDBMS
9 35 (3.57%) Oracle Database
10 29 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (0.92%) DB2
13 8 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.82%) HBase
14 7 (0.71%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.71%) Neo4j
15 6 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.51%) Couchbase
17 4 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 137 (13.98%) Maven
2 120 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 111 (11.33%) JUnit
4 105 (10.71%) Eclipse
5 103 (10.51%) Jenkins
6 85 (8.67%) Subversion
7 58 (5.92%) Selenium
8 40 (4.08%) Cucumber
9 36 (3.67%) Gradle
10 33 (3.37%) JIRA
11 28 (2.86%) Mockito
12 21 (2.14%) Ant
13 20 (2.04%) TestNG
14 19 (1.94%) NetBeans
15 11 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (1.02%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.02%) CruiseControl
16 10 (1.02%) Hudson
16 10 (1.02%) TeamCity
17 8 (0.82%) Mocha
General
1 218 (22.24%) Finance
2 66 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 56 (5.71%) Banking
4 49 (5.00%) Automotive
5 46 (4.69%) Aerospace
6 34 (3.47%) Retail
7 32 (3.27%) Games
8 30 (3.06%) Marketing
9 27 (2.76%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.43%) Electronics
11 13 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.22%) Back Office
12 12 (1.22%) Front Office
13 10 (1.02%) Music Industry
13 10 (1.02%) Publishing
14 9 (0.92%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.71%) Billing
15 7 (0.71%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (35.31%) Spring
2 242 (24.69%) HTML
3 203 (20.71%) J2EE
4 199 (20.31%) Hibernate
5 171 (17.45%) Web Services
6 127 (12.96%) CSS
7 110 (11.22%) XML
8 105 (10.71%) .NET
9 104 (10.61%) Java EE
10 79 (8.06%) jQuery
10 79 (8.06%) REST
11 75 (7.65%) SOAP
12 74 (7.55%) HTML5
12 74 (7.55%) RESTful
13 66 (6.73%) AngularJS
14 60 (6.12%) JMS
15 59 (6.02%) Node.js
16 57 (5.82%) JSP
17 54 (5.51%) JDBC
18 48 (4.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 182 (18.57%) Computer Science
2 63 (6.43%) Mathematics
3 59 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (3.67%) Hedge funds
6 24 (2.45%) Data Structures
6 24 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 16 (1.63%) Digital Media
8 16 (1.63%) Linked Data
8 16 (1.63%) Public Cloud
9 14 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.33%) Algorithms
10 13 (1.33%) Clustering
11 12 (1.22%) Taxonomies
12 11 (1.12%) Physics
13 10 (1.02%) Fintech
14 9 (0.92%) Data Integration
15 8 (0.82%) Life Science
15 8 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 225 (22.96%) Linux
2 82 (8.37%) Unix
3 73 (7.45%) Windows
4 32 (3.27%) Android
5 11 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.92%) Mac OS X
6 9 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.92%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.61%) Debian
8 5 (0.51%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.31%) CentOS
9 3 (0.31%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.10%) Solaris
11 1 (0.10%) SUSE
11 1 (0.10%) Tizen
11 1 (0.10%) VMS
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (47.14%) Software Engineering
2 442 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (19.49%) TDD
4 178 (18.16%) OO
5 146 (14.90%) Scrum
6 131 (13.37%) OOP
7 115 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
8 114 (11.63%) SDLC
9 96 (9.80%) Mentoring
10 86 (8.78%) BDD
11 74 (7.55%) Unit Testing
12 73 (7.45%) MVC
13 63 (6.43%) Open Source
14 60 (6.12%) Web Development
15 58 (5.92%) Multithreading
16 51 (5.20%) UML
17 43 (4.39%) Analytics
18 42 (4.29%) DevOps
19 41 (4.18%) Refactoring
20 40 (4.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 979 (99.90%) Java
2 331 (33.78%) SQL
3 299 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 181 (18.47%) C++
5 147 (15.00%) Python
6 128 (13.06%) C#
7 102 (10.41%) Scala
8 80 (8.16%) C
9 59 (6.02%) PHP
10 47 (4.80%) Perl
10 47 (4.80%) Ruby
11 44 (4.49%) Bash Shell
12 40 (4.08%) PL/SQL
13 28 (2.86%) Clojure
14 25 (2.55%) PowerShell
15 23 (2.35%) Groovy
16 20 (2.04%) VB.NET
17 16 (1.63%) VB
18 13 (1.33%) Go
19 7 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 293 (29.90%) Degree
2 33 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.73%) PhD
5 7 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.41%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.31%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB
9 1 (0.10%) PMP
9 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.59%) QA
2 10 (1.02%) SLA
3 9 (0.92%) SDET
4 8 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.43%) Docker
2 8 (0.82%) Apache Flume
3 7 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.61%) Btrfs
4 6 (0.61%) NFS
5 5 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.20%) HDFS
6 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.20%) zsh
Systems Management
1 21 (2.14%) Puppet
2 20 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.73%) Ansible
4 6 (0.61%) Salt
5 3 (0.31%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (0.20%) Control-M
6 2 (0.20%) Grafana
6 2 (0.20%) Kibana
6 2 (0.20%) logstash
6 2 (0.20%) Mesos
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.20%) Packer
6 2 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 236 (24.08%) Oracle
2 28 (2.86%) Sybase
3 18 (1.84%) Google
4 16 (1.63%) Microsoft
4 16 (1.63%) SAP
5 15 (1.53%) TIBCO
6 13 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (0.82%) Cloudera
7 8 (0.82%) Facebook
7 8 (0.82%) MuleSoft
7 8 (0.82%) Sun
7 8 (0.82%) Zend
8 6 (0.61%) Apple
8 6 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.61%) Twitter
9 5 (0.51%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.51%) PayPal
10 4 (0.41%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.31%) Adobe
11 3 (0.31%) Informatica
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Pension 3% + 23 days holiday + Private health care + more
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ninesharp
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65k + bonus (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago