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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
UK
Rank 542 509 509
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 322 476 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.49% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 276 419 458
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -33 308 £47,500 +5.55% 60
London -42 72 £65,000 +15.04% 15
South East +48 70 £40,000 - 11
East of England +30 59 £40,000 +17.64% 8
North West -18 50 £49,000 +8.88% 7
Manchester -15 35 £57,500 +12.19% 7
Cambridgeshire +22 31 £40,000 +33.33% 6
South West -5 26 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Cambridge +23 24 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire +21 23 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Oxfordshire +27 20 £36,500 -14.11% 3
Essex +20 15 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Oxford +20 14 £36,500 -14.11% 2
Lancashire -6 13 £45,000 -
Berkshire +42 11 £41,250 -2.94%
Scotland - 11 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +20 10 £37,500 -16.66%
East Midlands +9 9 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Basingstoke +6 9 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -2 9 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire +12 8 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Hertfordshire -2 8 £50,000 +47.05% 1
City of London +3 7 £67,500 +42.10% 4
Chelmsford -5 7 £24,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire -5 7 £40,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -19 7 £42,500 -13.26% 4
Reading +37 6 £35,000 -36.36%
Surrey +12 6 £38,500 +14.92% 3
Nottingham -4 6 £40,000 - 2
Farnborough -6 6 £57,500 +17.34% 1

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 778 (100.00%) Java
2 438 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
3 388 (49.87%) Software Engineering
4 338 (43.44%) JavaScript
5 322 (41.39%) SQL
6 321 (41.26%) Spring
7 259 (33.29%) HTML
8 205 (26.35%) Degree
9 187 (24.04%) TDD
10 179 (23.01%) Linux
11 176 (22.62%) CSS
12 172 (22.11%) Computer Science
13 171 (21.98%) Python
14 163 (20.95%) Hibernate
15 159 (20.44%) Oracle
16 139 (17.87%) Finance
17 133 (17.10%) Java EE
18 130 (16.71%) C#
19 123 (15.81%) J2EE
19 123 (15.81%) NoSQL
20 121 (15.55%) Web Services
21 119 (15.30%) Scrum
22 111 (14.27%) SDLC
23 107 (13.75%) Maven
24 104 (13.37%) C++
25 100 (12.85%) REST
26 99 (12.72%) OO
27 97 (12.47%) Tomcat
28 96 (12.34%) BDD
29 93 (11.95%) AngularJS

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 97 (12.47%) Tomcat
2 66 (8.48%) Elasticsearch
3 51 (6.56%) JBoss
4 34 (4.37%) Apache Spark
5 31 (3.98%) Apache
5 31 (3.98%) WebSphere
6 21 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 15 (1.93%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.80%) Apache Pig
9 9 (1.16%) Jetty
9 9 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (1.16%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
10 8 (1.03%) CMS
10 8 (1.03%) IIS
11 7 (0.90%) Confluence
12 6 (0.77%) WildFly
13 5 (0.64%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.13%) InDesign
1 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (3.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.31%) SaaS
3 15 (1.93%) GitHub
4 12 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.51%) iTunes
8 3 (0.39%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.93%) Internet
2 13 (1.67%) HTTP
3 5 (0.64%) Intranet
4 4 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.39%) LDAP
6 1 (0.13%) Network Security
6 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.13%) SSH
6 1 (0.13%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (15.81%) NoSQL
2 92 (11.83%) Big Data
3 89 (11.44%) MySQL
4 88 (11.31%) Hadoop
5 86 (11.05%) MongoDB
6 72 (9.25%) SQL Server
7 54 (6.94%) Relational Database
8 50 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (3.21%) Oracle Database
11 22 (2.83%) RDBMS
12 16 (2.06%) Apache Hive
13 10 (1.29%) Neo4j
14 9 (1.16%) Redis
15 8 (1.03%) DB2
16 5 (0.64%) HBase
16 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
17 4 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
18 3 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 3 (0.39%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 107 (13.75%) Maven
2 86 (11.05%) Jenkins
3 85 (10.93%) JUnit
4 77 (9.90%) Git (software)
5 72 (9.25%) Selenium
6 59 (7.58%) Cucumber
7 40 (5.14%) Eclipse
8 37 (4.76%) Gradle
9 34 (4.37%) Mockito
10 32 (4.11%) Subversion
11 27 (3.47%) TestNG
12 21 (2.70%) JIRA
13 15 (1.93%) NetBeans
14 14 (1.80%) Ant
15 10 (1.29%) Mocha
16 9 (1.16%) IntelliJ
16 9 (1.16%) WebDriver
17 8 (1.03%) Mercurial
18 7 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 6 (0.77%) Toad
General
1 139 (17.87%) Finance
2 49 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 35 (4.50%) Marketing
4 33 (4.24%) Banking
5 30 (3.86%) Games
6 27 (3.47%) Electronics
7 26 (3.34%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.31%) Financial Institution
9 16 (2.06%) Retail
10 15 (1.93%) Automotive
11 10 (1.29%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.03%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.90%) Music Industry
13 7 (0.90%) Publishing
14 5 (0.64%) Advertising
14 5 (0.64%) Military
14 5 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.39%) Front Office
16 2 (0.26%) Back Office
16 2 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (41.26%) Spring
2 259 (33.29%) HTML
3 176 (22.62%) CSS
4 163 (20.95%) Hibernate
5 133 (17.10%) Java EE
6 123 (15.81%) J2EE
7 121 (15.55%) Web Services
8 100 (12.85%) REST
9 93 (11.95%) AngularJS
10 81 (10.41%) jQuery
11 75 (9.64%) HTML5
11 75 (9.64%) XML
12 72 (9.25%) .NET
13 70 (9.00%) RESTful
14 65 (8.35%) Node.js
15 58 (7.46%) Apache Camel
16 50 (6.43%) SOAP
17 46 (5.91%) JSON
18 39 (5.01%) JMS
19 36 (4.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 172 (22.11%) Computer Science
2 48 (6.17%) Mathematics
3 41 (5.27%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.96%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 21 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.44%) Fintech
8 17 (2.19%) Artificial Intelligence
8 17 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 16 (2.06%) Informatics
10 10 (1.29%) Internet of Things
10 10 (1.29%) Life Science
10 10 (1.29%) User Experience
11 9 (1.16%) Linked Data
11 9 (1.16%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.90%) NHS
12 7 (0.90%) Physics
13 6 (0.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 179 (23.01%) Linux
2 58 (7.46%) Unix
3 41 (5.27%) Windows
4 22 (2.83%) Android
5 19 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.39%) AIX
7 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.26%) CentOS
8 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (49.87%) Software Engineering
3 187 (24.04%) TDD
4 119 (15.30%) Scrum
5 111 (14.27%) SDLC
6 99 (12.72%) OO
7 96 (12.34%) BDD
8 81 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (10.28%) Web Development
10 74 (9.51%) MVC
11 68 (8.74%) Unit Testing
12 60 (7.71%) OOP
12 60 (7.71%) Open Source
13 54 (6.94%) DevOps
14 53 (6.81%) Microservices
15 47 (6.04%) Analytics
15 47 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
16 42 (5.40%) Cybersecurity
17 41 (5.27%) Mentoring
17 41 (5.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 778 (100.00%) Java
2 338 (43.44%) JavaScript
3 322 (41.39%) SQL
4 171 (21.98%) Python
5 130 (16.71%) C#
6 104 (13.37%) C++
7 79 (10.15%) Scala
8 58 (7.46%) Perl
9 56 (7.20%) Ruby
10 47 (6.04%) Groovy
11 46 (5.91%) C
12 37 (4.76%) PHP
13 25 (3.21%) Bash Shell
13 25 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 24 (3.08%) Clojure
15 18 (2.31%) Go
16 12 (1.54%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.54%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.90%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.77%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 205 (26.35%) Degree
2 47 (6.04%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.08%) DV Cleared
4 18 (2.31%) PhD
5 9 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.39%) HND
8 2 (0.26%) ISEB
8 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.17%) QA
2 13 (1.67%) SDET
System Software
1 24 (3.08%) Docker
2 12 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.39%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (0.77%) Grafana
1 6 (0.77%) Kibana
1 6 (0.77%) logstash
1 6 (0.77%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (0.64%) Packer
2 5 (0.64%) Terraform
3 3 (0.39%) Ansible
4 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.13%) Mesos
5 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 159 (20.44%) Oracle
2 26 (3.34%) SAP
3 23 (2.96%) Microsoft
4 19 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 19 (2.44%) VMware
5 12 (1.54%) MuleSoft
6 10 (1.29%) Sybase
7 7 (0.90%) Google
8 6 (0.77%) AppDynamics
8 6 (0.77%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.77%) IBM
8 6 (0.77%) Splunk
9 5 (0.64%) OpenText
9 5 (0.64%) Talend
10 4 (0.51%) HP
10 4 (0.51%) Informatica
11 3 (0.39%) Apple
11 3 (0.39%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.39%) Facebook
11 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum bonus+benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Market Leading Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £57000 - £81000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 4 days ago