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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 520 542 434
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -108
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 437 497 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.45% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.47% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 408 437 676
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -9 407 £47,500 +5.55% 66
London +14 135 £57,500 +4.54% 27
South East +3 81 £47,500 +7.95% 9
East of England -16 51 £45,000 - 3
North West +47 46 £47,000 +10.58% 9
South West +15 46 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Surrey -14 30 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 28 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Manchester +12 24 £52,500 +23.52% 6
West Midlands -20 21 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Bristol +12 20 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Yorkshire +15 19 £32,500 -23.52% 5
City of London +49 18 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Hampshire +23 18 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Cambridge -1 18 £47,500 +8.57% 2
Walton-on-Thames -12 17 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Hertfordshire -9 16 £50,000 +8.69% 1
Gloucestershire +16 12 £49,000 +5.94% 3
West Yorkshire +4 12 £32,500 -23.52% 5
West Sussex -31 12 £45,750 +72.64%
Devon - 12 £42,500 - 1
Leeds +16 11 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Berkshire +14 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Lancashire - 11 £45,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 11 £49,000 - 3
Cheshire +37 9 £43,750 -5.40% 1
Horsham +7 9 £41,500 +56.60%
Southampton +13 8 £50,000 +49.25% 1
East Midlands +10 8 £62,500 +78.57% 1
Coventry - 8 £28,000 -

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 938 (100.00%) Java
2 513 (54.69%) Software Engineering
3 465 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
4 366 (39.02%) Spring
5 320 (34.12%) SQL
6 302 (32.20%) Degree
7 296 (31.56%) JavaScript
8 233 (24.84%) HTML
9 226 (24.09%) Hibernate
10 220 (23.45%) Linux
11 215 (22.92%) Oracle
12 214 (22.81%) J2EE
13 201 (21.43%) TDD
14 199 (21.22%) C++
15 194 (20.68%) Computer Science
16 175 (18.66%) Maven
17 173 (18.44%) Web Services
18 172 (18.34%) OO
19 167 (17.80%) Finance
20 159 (16.95%) CSS
21 157 (16.74%) Scrum
22 150 (15.99%) JUnit
23 137 (14.61%) XML
24 136 (14.50%) Python
25 132 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
26 128 (13.65%) C#
27 125 (13.33%) Git (software)
28 119 (12.69%) OOP
29 118 (12.58%) Open Source
30 113 (12.05%) 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
1 112 (11.94%) Tomcat
2 81 (8.64%) Apache
3 72 (7.68%) JBoss
4 45 (4.80%) WebSphere
5 37 (3.94%) Node.js
6 36 (3.84%) WebLogic
7 24 (2.56%) GlassFish
8 16 (1.71%) Apache Spark
9 15 (1.60%) Confluence
10 13 (1.39%) Mule
11 11 (1.17%) Apache Solr
11 11 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.75%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.53%) Jetty
14 5 (0.53%) WildFly
15 4 (0.43%) CMS
16 3 (0.32%) IIS
16 3 (0.32%) nginx
16 3 (0.32%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 22 (2.35%) SaaS
4 19 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (1.92%) PaaS
6 16 (1.71%) GitHub
7 14 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (1.39%) Google App Engine
9 11 (1.17%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.75%) IaaS
12 2 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.77%) Internet
2 22 (2.35%) HTTP
3 10 (1.07%) VPN
4 9 (0.96%) Multicast
5 7 (0.75%) ATM
5 7 (0.75%) SSL
6 6 (0.64%) SNMP
6 6 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.64%) Wireless
7 5 (0.53%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.53%) LDAP
7 5 (0.53%) NFC
7 5 (0.53%) SSH
8 1 (0.11%) AMQP
8 1 (0.11%) DNS
8 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 104 (11.09%) MySQL
3 79 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 54 (5.76%) NoSQL
5 52 (5.54%) RDBMS
6 42 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 39 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
8 38 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (3.94%) Hadoop
10 31 (3.30%) Big Data
11 21 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.03%) Hazelcast
13 16 (1.71%) CouchDB
14 13 (1.39%) GIS
15 12 (1.28%) BigQuery
16 11 (1.17%) Couchbase
17 8 (0.85%) DB2
17 8 (0.85%) JasperReports
17 8 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
18 7 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 175 (18.66%) Maven
2 150 (15.99%) JUnit
3 125 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 84 (8.96%) Subversion
5 83 (8.85%) Eclipse
6 81 (8.64%) Jenkins
7 45 (4.80%) Selenium
8 40 (4.26%) JIRA
9 38 (4.05%) Mockito
10 31 (3.30%) TestNG
11 29 (3.09%) Ant
12 25 (2.67%) Gradle
13 23 (2.45%) NetBeans
14 22 (2.35%) Cucumber
14 22 (2.35%) Hudson
15 20 (2.13%) CruiseControl
15 20 (2.13%) TeamCity
16 14 (1.49%) EasyMock
17 11 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (1.17%) git-flow
General
1 167 (17.80%) Finance
2 45 (4.80%) Banking
3 34 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.88%) Retail
5 26 (2.77%) Aerospace
5 26 (2.77%) Front Office
6 25 (2.67%) Games
6 25 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.35%) Automotive
8 15 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.17%) Publishing
10 10 (1.07%) Marketing
11 8 (0.85%) Back Office
12 7 (0.75%) iGaming
13 6 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.53%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.43%) Legal
16 3 (0.32%) International Banking
17 2 (0.21%) Law
17 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (39.02%) Spring
2 233 (24.84%) HTML
3 226 (24.09%) Hibernate
4 214 (22.81%) J2EE
5 173 (18.44%) Web Services
6 159 (16.95%) CSS
7 137 (14.61%) XML
8 100 (10.66%) jQuery
9 99 (10.55%) REST
10 94 (10.02%) SOAP
11 82 (8.74%) Java EE
12 77 (8.21%) JPA
13 74 (7.89%) JMS
14 69 (7.36%) RESTful
15 66 (7.04%) Ajax
16 64 (6.82%) .NET
17 63 (6.72%) HTML5
18 62 (6.61%) JSP
19 58 (6.18%) JSON
20 50 (5.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 194 (20.68%) Computer Science
2 82 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (6.50%) Hedge funds
4 51 (5.44%) Mathematics
5 36 (3.84%) Algorithms
6 23 (2.45%) Data Structures
7 22 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.13%) Clustering
9 15 (1.60%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.60%) VHDL
10 12 (1.28%) Oculus Rift
10 12 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 9 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 9 (0.96%) Physics
12 8 (0.85%) Derivative
12 8 (0.85%) Internet of Things
12 8 (0.85%) Life Science
13 7 (0.75%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 220 (23.45%) Linux
2 101 (10.77%) Windows
3 68 (7.25%) Unix
4 36 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (3.62%) Android
6 31 (3.30%) Mac OS X
7 12 (1.28%) Tizen
8 9 (0.96%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.64%) Debian
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.32%) CentOS
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.11%) AIX
14 1 (0.11%) Solaris
14 1 (0.11%) SUSE
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (54.69%) Software Engineering
2 465 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (21.43%) TDD
4 172 (18.34%) OO
5 157 (16.74%) Scrum
6 132 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
7 119 (12.69%) OOP
8 118 (12.58%) Open Source
9 110 (11.73%) Web Development
10 85 (9.06%) SDLC
11 73 (7.78%) Unit Testing
12 66 (7.04%) MVC
13 64 (6.82%) SOA
14 63 (6.72%) Mentoring
15 62 (6.61%) Multithreading
16 61 (6.50%) BDD
17 56 (5.97%) UML
18 51 (5.44%) Kanban
19 43 (4.58%) OOD
19 43 (4.58%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 938 (100.00%) Java
2 320 (34.12%) SQL
3 296 (31.56%) JavaScript
4 199 (21.22%) C++
5 136 (14.50%) Python
6 128 (13.65%) C#
7 97 (10.34%) C
8 96 (10.23%) Scala
9 51 (5.44%) Ruby
10 47 (5.01%) PHP
11 44 (4.69%) Perl
12 30 (3.20%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.35%) Bash Shell
14 21 (2.24%) Clojure
15 16 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.60%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.28%) VB
18 11 (1.17%) VB.NET
19 10 (1.07%) Groovy
20 7 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 302 (32.20%) Degree
2 71 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 50 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 32 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (1.07%) PhD
6 7 (0.75%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.43%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.32%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.11%) MCSD
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PMP
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.93%) QA
2 7 (0.75%) SLA
3 5 (0.53%) SDET
4 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (1.81%) Docker
2 7 (0.75%) HDFS
3 6 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.64%) Btrfs
3 6 (0.64%) NFS
4 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 18 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (1.71%) Puppet
3 15 (1.60%) Ansible
4 4 (0.43%) Apache Shiro
4 4 (0.43%) Salt
5 3 (0.32%) Mesos
6 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 215 (22.92%) Oracle
2 40 (4.26%) Google
3 21 (2.24%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 12 (1.28%) Atlassian
5 12 (1.28%) Sun
6 11 (1.17%) webMethods
6 11 (1.17%) WSO2
7 10 (1.07%) TIBCO
8 9 (0.96%) Sybase
9 7 (0.75%) Facebook
9 7 (0.75%) Twitter
10 6 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.53%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.53%) SAP
12 3 (0.32%) Apple
13 2 (0.21%) hybris
13 2 (0.21%) IBM
13 2 (0.21%) Zend
14 1 (0.11%) Terracotta
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