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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 549 526 525
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 359 498 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 331 424 474
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 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 -48 339 £50,000 +11.11% 68
London -15 110 £65,000 +18.18% 16
South East +52 77 £40,000 -3.61% 18
East of England +13 62 £41,250 +10.00% 11
North West -33 41 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Cambridgeshire +10 34 £40,000 +24.03% 11
Cambridge +25 29 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Oxfordshire +51 26 £36,500 -41.12% 7
South West +7 26 £45,000 +9.75% 6
Manchester -14 26 £52,500 +23.52% 6
Hampshire +23 19 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Oxford +36 18 £36,500 -41.12% 4
Scotland +38 16 £40,500 -2.40% 3
West Midlands -11 15 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Lancashire +2 14 £45,000 - 1
City of London +21 13 £67,500 +68.75% 6
Berkshire +39 11 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Basingstoke -2 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +1 10 £49,500 +45.58%
Gloucestershire - 10 £44,000 - 3
Essex +4 9 £40,000 -38.46%
Norfolk - 9 £50,000 -
Norwich - 9 £50,000 -
Reading +23 8 £33,000 -45.00% 1
Surrey +13 8 £43,250 +12.33% 5
Bristol +8 7 £47,750 +6.11%
Glasgow - 7 £40,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +21 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh +19 6 £43,000 +3.61% 2
Milton Keynes +16 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 886 (99.89%) Java
2 451 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
3 423 (47.69%) Software Engineering
4 351 (39.57%) SQL
5 329 (37.09%) Spring
6 326 (36.75%) JavaScript
7 238 (26.83%) HTML
8 228 (25.70%) Degree
9 206 (23.22%) TDD
10 202 (22.77%) Linux
11 193 (21.76%) Oracle
12 186 (20.97%) Finance
13 179 (20.18%) Computer Science
14 173 (19.50%) Hibernate
15 169 (19.05%) Python
16 162 (18.26%) J2EE
17 150 (16.91%) CSS
18 140 (15.78%) NoSQL
19 138 (15.56%) C++
20 134 (15.11%) Web Services
21 131 (14.77%) C#
22 126 (14.21%) OO
22 126 (14.21%) Scrum
23 123 (13.87%) Java EE
24 114 (12.85%) MySQL
25 112 (12.63%) Maven
26 111 (12.51%) Tomcat
26 111 (12.51%) BDD
27 109 (12.29%) SDLC
28 99 (11.16%) SQL Server

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
1 111 (12.51%) Tomcat
2 69 (7.78%) JBoss
3 66 (7.44%) Elasticsearch
4 45 (5.07%) WebSphere
5 37 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 35 (3.95%) Apache
7 28 (3.16%) Apache Spark
8 20 (2.25%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.24%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.01%) Confluence
12 8 (0.90%) CMS
12 8 (0.90%) Jetty
13 7 (0.79%) IIS
14 6 (0.68%) WildFly
15 5 (0.56%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
15 5 (0.56%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.34%) Mule
16 3 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.23%) InDesign
2 1 (0.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.34%) Postilion
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.37%) SaaS
3 13 (1.47%) GitHub
4 12 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.79%) iTunes
8 3 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.69%) Internet
2 14 (1.58%) HTTP
3 5 (0.56%) Intranet
3 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.45%) SSH
5 3 (0.34%) Multicast
6 2 (0.23%) LDAP
7 1 (0.11%) Broadband
7 1 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.11%) Network Security
7 1 (0.11%) SSL
7 1 (0.11%) VoIP
7 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (15.78%) NoSQL
2 114 (12.85%) MySQL
3 99 (11.16%) SQL Server
4 88 (9.92%) Big Data
5 87 (9.81%) MongoDB
6 75 (8.46%) Hadoop
7 47 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 42 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (3.16%) Oracle Database
10 24 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.01%) Neo4j
13 8 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (0.90%) Redis
14 6 (0.68%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.68%) HBase
15 5 (0.56%) Couchbase
15 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.34%) DB2
16 3 (0.34%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 112 (12.63%) Maven
2 94 (10.60%) Jenkins
3 85 (9.58%) Git (software)
4 82 (9.24%) JUnit
5 71 (8.00%) Selenium
6 63 (7.10%) Cucumber
7 62 (6.99%) Eclipse
8 47 (5.30%) Subversion
9 36 (4.06%) Gradle
10 31 (3.49%) Mockito
11 27 (3.04%) TestNG
12 20 (2.25%) JIRA
13 11 (1.24%) NetBeans
13 11 (1.24%) WebDriver
14 9 (1.01%) Mocha
15 8 (0.90%) Ant
16 7 (0.79%) IntelliJ
16 7 (0.79%) Mercurial
17 6 (0.68%) Hudson
17 6 (0.68%) Toad
General
1 186 (20.97%) Finance
2 57 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 42 (4.74%) Banking
4 34 (3.83%) Games
4 34 (3.83%) Marketing
5 29 (3.27%) Automotive
6 25 (2.82%) Electronics
7 24 (2.71%) Financial Institution
8 23 (2.59%) Aerospace
8 23 (2.59%) Manufacturing
9 18 (2.03%) Retail
10 11 (1.24%) Publishing
11 10 (1.13%) Music Industry
12 7 (0.79%) Billing
12 7 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.56%) Advertising
13 5 (0.56%) Back Office
13 5 (0.56%) Front Office
14 4 (0.45%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (37.09%) Spring
2 238 (26.83%) HTML
3 173 (19.50%) Hibernate
4 162 (18.26%) J2EE
5 150 (16.91%) CSS
6 134 (15.11%) Web Services
7 123 (13.87%) Java EE
8 94 (10.60%) REST
9 87 (9.81%) AngularJS
10 85 (9.58%) .NET
11 76 (8.57%) jQuery
11 76 (8.57%) XML
12 74 (8.34%) RESTful
13 67 (7.55%) Node.js
14 62 (6.99%) HTML5
15 51 (5.75%) JSON
15 51 (5.75%) SOAP
16 45 (5.07%) Apache Camel
17 42 (4.74%) JMS
18 39 (4.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 179 (20.18%) Computer Science
2 55 (6.20%) Mathematics
3 43 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (3.49%) Algorithms
5 30 (3.38%) Data Structures
6 28 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 24 (2.71%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (2.14%) Fintech
10 14 (1.58%) Linked Data
10 14 (1.58%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.13%) Informatics
11 10 (1.13%) Life Science
11 10 (1.13%) Physics
12 9 (1.01%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.90%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 202 (22.77%) Linux
2 79 (8.91%) Unix
3 46 (5.19%) Windows
4 26 (2.93%) Android
5 17 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.34%) FreeBSD
7 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.23%) AIX
8 2 (0.23%) CentOS
8 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.11%) VMS
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 423 (47.69%) Software Engineering
3 206 (23.22%) TDD
4 126 (14.21%) OO
4 126 (14.21%) Scrum
5 111 (12.51%) BDD
6 109 (12.29%) SDLC
7 84 (9.47%) OOP
8 82 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (8.34%) MVC
9 74 (8.34%) Web Development
10 68 (7.67%) Unit Testing
11 65 (7.33%) Mentoring
12 62 (6.99%) Open Source
13 52 (5.86%) DevOps
14 50 (5.64%) Microservices
15 47 (5.30%) Multithreading
16 43 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (4.74%) Analytics
18 36 (4.06%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 886 (99.89%) Java
2 351 (39.57%) SQL
3 326 (36.75%) JavaScript
4 169 (19.05%) Python
5 138 (15.56%) C++
6 131 (14.77%) C#
7 98 (11.05%) Scala
8 52 (5.86%) Perl
8 52 (5.86%) PHP
9 50 (5.64%) C
10 46 (5.19%) Groovy
10 46 (5.19%) Ruby
11 38 (4.28%) PL/SQL
12 29 (3.27%) Bash Shell
13 27 (3.04%) Clojure
14 20 (2.25%) Go
15 14 (1.58%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.24%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.01%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 228 (25.70%) Degree
2 40 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.59%) PhD
4 17 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.23%) ISEB
7 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.23%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.75%) QA
2 16 (1.80%) SDET
3 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (2.59%) Docker
2 7 (0.79%) Apache Flume
2 7 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (0.79%) Puppet
2 6 (0.68%) Grafana
2 6 (0.68%) Kibana
2 6 (0.68%) logstash
2 6 (0.68%) Packer
2 6 (0.68%) Terraform
2 6 (0.68%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 5 (0.56%) Ansible
3 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 193 (21.76%) Oracle
2 26 (2.93%) Sybase
3 25 (2.82%) SAP
4 24 (2.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (1.35%) Google
5 12 (1.35%) MuleSoft
5 12 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.01%) VMware
7 7 (0.79%) Cloudera
7 7 (0.79%) Zend
8 6 (0.68%) AppDynamics
8 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.68%) Splunk
9 5 (0.56%) OpenText
9 5 (0.56%) PayPal
10 4 (0.45%) HP
10 4 (0.45%) IBM
10 4 (0.45%) Talend
10 4 (0.45%) TIBCO
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago