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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 504 525 443
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 480 510 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.48% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 451 441 646
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,410 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +21 452 £47,500 +5.55% 48
London +23 146 £57,500 +4.54% 16
South East +46 113 £47,500 +7.95% 10
East of England +2 49 £45,000 - 7
Surrey +43 45 £47,500 -9.52% 6
South West +10 42 £42,500 -1.73% 8
North West +40 41 £46,500 +9.41% 1
City of London +65 31 £55,000 +12.82% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 29 £45,000 +2.27% 7
Yorkshire +15 26 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Walton-on-Thames -2 25 £47,500 -13.63% 2
West Midlands -25 23 £29,000 -35.55% 1
Manchester +9 21 £52,500 +23.52%
Cambridge +4 20 £50,000 +13.63% 6
Berkshire +21 19 £35,000 -22.22%
West Yorkshire +1 18 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hampshire +20 16 £50,000 +9.89%
Leeds +10 16 £32,500 -16.66% 1
Bristol +15 15 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Hertfordshire +8 15 £43,000 -14.00%
Lancashire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Devon - 13 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire +11 12 £49,000 +63.33% 1
East Midlands +6 12 £62,500 +50.60% 1
Oxfordshire -3 12 £51,250 +46.42% 3
East Sussex +17 11 £47,500 -5.00%
West Sussex -27 11 £50,000 +88.67%
Exeter - 11 £42,500 -
Brighton +16 10 £47,500 -5.00%
Cheltenham -6 10 £49,000 +63.33%

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 956 (100.00%) Java
2 515 (53.87%) Software Engineering
3 455 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
4 344 (35.98%) Spring
5 313 (32.74%) Degree
6 309 (32.32%) SQL
7 295 (30.86%) JavaScript
8 223 (23.33%) HTML
9 216 (22.59%) Linux
10 215 (22.49%) Oracle
11 210 (21.97%) Hibernate
12 201 (21.03%) J2EE
13 200 (20.92%) TDD
14 199 (20.82%) C++
15 195 (20.40%) Computer Science
16 187 (19.56%) Finance
17 183 (19.14%) OO
18 178 (18.62%) Maven
19 161 (16.84%) Web Services
20 150 (15.69%) CSS
20 150 (15.69%) Scrum
21 140 (14.64%) JUnit
21 140 (14.64%) Python
22 137 (14.33%) XML
23 136 (14.23%) OOP
24 127 (13.28%) Git (software)
25 121 (12.66%) C#
26 118 (12.34%) SQL Server
27 117 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
28 114 (11.92%) MySQL

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
1 112 (11.72%) Tomcat
2 73 (7.64%) JBoss
3 69 (7.22%) Apache
4 35 (3.66%) WebSphere
5 31 (3.24%) WebLogic
6 23 (2.41%) GlassFish
7 22 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.78%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.46%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.26%) Confluence
11 9 (0.94%) Mule
12 6 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (0.63%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.52%) Jetty
13 5 (0.52%) WildFly
14 4 (0.42%) CMS
14 4 (0.42%) nginx
15 3 (0.31%) Mule ESB
15 3 (0.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
16 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.10%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (1.88%) GitHub
3 18 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.78%) SaaS
5 16 (1.67%) PaaS
6 14 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.15%) Google App Engine
8 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.94%) IaaS
9 6 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.10%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.93%) HTTP
2 27 (2.82%) Internet
3 13 (1.36%) VPN
4 12 (1.26%) Multicast
5 11 (1.15%) SSH
6 7 (0.73%) ATM
6 7 (0.73%) Bluetooth
6 7 (0.73%) LDAP
6 7 (0.73%) NFC
6 7 (0.73%) SNMP
6 7 (0.73%) Wireless
7 6 (0.63%) SSL
7 6 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.10%) AMQP
8 1 (0.10%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (12.34%) SQL Server
2 114 (11.92%) MySQL
3 75 (7.85%) Relational Database
4 61 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 50 (5.23%) RDBMS
6 45 (4.71%) MongoDB
7 40 (4.18%) Hadoop
8 39 (4.08%) Big Data
9 34 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 34 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (2.62%) Oracle Database
11 16 (1.67%) CouchDB
12 14 (1.46%) Hazelcast
13 11 (1.15%) JasperReports
14 10 (1.05%) BigQuery
14 10 (1.05%) HBase
15 9 (0.94%) Couchbase
15 9 (0.94%) GIS
15 9 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 178 (18.62%) Maven
2 140 (14.64%) JUnit
3 127 (13.28%) Git (software)
4 96 (10.04%) Eclipse
5 94 (9.83%) Subversion
6 86 (9.00%) Jenkins
7 50 (5.23%) Selenium
8 40 (4.18%) JIRA
9 37 (3.87%) Mockito
10 28 (2.93%) Gradle
11 27 (2.82%) Ant
12 26 (2.72%) TestNG
13 23 (2.41%) Cucumber
14 22 (2.30%) NetBeans
15 19 (1.99%) CruiseControl
16 17 (1.78%) TeamCity
17 16 (1.67%) Hudson
18 15 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 14 (1.46%) EasyMock
20 9 (0.94%) JBehave
General
1 187 (19.56%) Finance
2 48 (5.02%) Banking
3 42 (4.39%) Telecoms
4 37 (3.87%) Aerospace
5 34 (3.56%) Automotive
6 27 (2.82%) Retail
7 23 (2.41%) Games
8 21 (2.20%) Financial Institution
8 21 (2.20%) Front Office
9 20 (2.09%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.57%) Marketing
11 11 (1.15%) Publishing
12 9 (0.94%) Back Office
13 8 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.73%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.42%) Legal
16 3 (0.31%) Billing
16 3 (0.31%) Electronics
16 3 (0.31%) iGaming
16 3 (0.31%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (35.98%) Spring
2 223 (23.33%) HTML
3 210 (21.97%) Hibernate
4 201 (21.03%) J2EE
5 161 (16.84%) Web Services
6 150 (15.69%) CSS
7 137 (14.33%) XML
8 91 (9.52%) jQuery
9 89 (9.31%) REST
10 86 (9.00%) SOAP
11 79 (8.26%) JMS
12 76 (7.95%) .NET
12 76 (7.95%) Java EE
13 71 (7.43%) JPA
14 69 (7.22%) RESTful
15 60 (6.28%) Ajax
16 59 (6.17%) HTML5
17 54 (5.65%) JSON
17 54 (5.65%) JSP
18 48 (5.02%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 195 (20.40%) Computer Science
2 73 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (6.07%) Hedge funds
4 55 (5.75%) Mathematics
5 28 (2.93%) Algorithms
6 24 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.30%) Clustering
7 22 (2.30%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.57%) Digital Media
8 15 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
10 10 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.05%) Oculus Rift
11 9 (0.94%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (0.94%) EMV
12 8 (0.84%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.84%) Taxonomies
12 8 (0.84%) User Experience
12 8 (0.84%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 216 (22.59%) Linux
2 88 (9.21%) Windows
3 67 (7.01%) Unix
4 34 (3.56%) Android
5 28 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.51%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.05%) Tizen
8 9 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.73%) Debian
10 4 (0.42%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.31%) CentOS
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.10%) AIX
13 1 (0.10%) Solaris
13 1 (0.10%) SUSE
13 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (53.87%) Software Engineering
2 455 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (20.92%) TDD
4 183 (19.14%) OO
5 150 (15.69%) Scrum
6 136 (14.23%) OOP
7 117 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
8 107 (11.19%) Open Source
9 102 (10.67%) SDLC
10 92 (9.62%) Web Development
11 72 (7.53%) Mentoring
12 69 (7.22%) BDD
13 68 (7.11%) MVC
14 67 (7.01%) Unit Testing
15 60 (6.28%) SOA
15 60 (6.28%) UML
16 55 (5.75%) Multithreading
17 50 (5.23%) Kanban
18 47 (4.92%) Refactoring
19 42 (4.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 956 (100.00%) Java
2 309 (32.32%) SQL
3 295 (30.86%) JavaScript
4 199 (20.82%) C++
5 140 (14.64%) Python
6 121 (12.66%) C#
7 97 (10.15%) C
8 91 (9.52%) Scala
9 53 (5.54%) Ruby
10 49 (5.13%) PHP
11 43 (4.50%) Perl
12 35 (3.66%) Bash Shell
12 35 (3.66%) PL/SQL
13 18 (1.88%) PowerShell
13 18 (1.88%) VB.NET
14 17 (1.78%) Clojure
14 17 (1.78%) VB
15 14 (1.46%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.26%) Groovy
17 8 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 313 (32.74%) Degree
2 68 (7.11%) Security Cleared
3 43 (4.50%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.51%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.15%) PhD
6 8 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.52%) OCPJP
8 4 (0.42%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.10%) MCSD
10 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.10%) PMP
10 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.28%) QA
2 10 (1.05%) SLA
3 4 (0.42%) SDET
4 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.57%) Docker
2 7 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.73%) Btrfs
2 7 (0.73%) NFS
2 7 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.42%) HDFS
4 3 (0.31%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.21%) zsh
Systems Management
1 22 (2.30%) Puppet
2 21 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.88%) Ansible
4 6 (0.63%) Salt
5 3 (0.31%) Apache Shiro
6 2 (0.21%) Control-M
6 2 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 215 (22.49%) Oracle
2 28 (2.93%) Google
3 21 (2.20%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.36%) TIBCO
5 10 (1.05%) Sun
5 10 (1.05%) Sybase
6 9 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 9 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.73%) Facebook
7 7 (0.73%) Twitter
8 6 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.63%) webMethods
8 6 (0.63%) WSO2
9 5 (0.52%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.42%) SAP
10 4 (0.42%) Zend
11 3 (0.31%) Apple
11 3 (0.31%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.21%) Fujitsu
12 2 (0.21%) PayPal
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits & shares
Posted: 1 hour ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60 - £65k + Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Pension 3% + 23 days holiday + Private health care + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens (possibly higher)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 6 days ago