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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
UK
Rank 514 512 521
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 378 493 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 328 444 443
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 356 £47,500 +5.55% 53
London -59 83 £62,500 +19.04% 21
South East +47 77 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North West +2 62 £50,500 +6.31% 5
East of England +18 46 £42,500 +25.00% 5
South West +9 46 £42,000 -6.66% 3
Manchester -18 46 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Hampshire +30 21 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Berkshire +40 18 £45,000 -1.63% 2
Oxfordshire +11 17 £46,000 +15.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 17 £47,500 +31.03% 5
Hertfordshire +15 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +25 14 £37,500 -6.25% 7
City of London +16 13 £78,750 +65.78% 5
East Midlands +8 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Cambridge +4 12 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Nottinghamshire +3 12 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Somerset +1 12 £39,000 +10.63%
Oxford -6 12 £41,750 +4.37% 2
Essex +25 11 £24,000 -32.86%
Nottingham +14 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Lancashire -4 11 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +27 10 £40,000 - 4
Wiltshire +19 10 £37,500 -16.66%
West Midlands +24 9 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Bristol -7 9 £47,500 +26.66%
East Sussex +13 8 £52,500 +116.49%
Brighton +7 8 £52,500 +116.49%
Belfast -1 8 £34,000 -9.33%
County Antrim -1 8 £34,000 -9.33%

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 762 (100.00%) Java
2 419 (54.99%) Agile Software Development
3 391 (51.31%) Software Engineering
4 351 (46.06%) JavaScript
5 290 (38.06%) Spring
6 276 (36.22%) SQL
7 253 (33.20%) HTML
8 203 (26.64%) Degree
9 186 (24.41%) CSS
10 177 (23.23%) TDD
11 173 (22.70%) Computer Science
12 165 (21.65%) Python
13 163 (21.39%) Hibernate
14 161 (21.13%) Linux
15 151 (19.82%) C#
16 140 (18.37%) Oracle
16 140 (18.37%) Finance
17 122 (16.01%) Scrum
18 121 (15.88%) Java EE
18 121 (15.88%) SDLC
19 106 (13.91%) C++
20 102 (13.39%) Maven
21 101 (13.25%) OO
21 101 (13.25%) NoSQL
22 99 (12.99%) XML
22 99 (12.99%) AngularJS
23 95 (12.47%) Big Data
24 90 (11.81%) Web Services
25 89 (11.68%) Hadoop
26 87 (11.42%) J2EE

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 78 (10.24%) Tomcat
2 66 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (4.99%) Apache Spark
4 37 (4.86%) JBoss
5 29 (3.81%) Apache
6 26 (3.41%) WebSphere
7 20 (2.62%) Apache Pig
8 12 (1.57%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.05%) Jetty
10 7 (0.92%) Apache ServiceMix
10 7 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.92%) IIS
11 6 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.79%) WildFly
12 5 (0.66%) WordPress
13 4 (0.52%) CMS
13 4 (0.52%) Confluence
13 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.39%) Drupal
14 3 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (0.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.26%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 15 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.76%) GitHub
3 20 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (2.10%) SaaS
5 10 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.39%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.76%) Internet
2 15 (1.97%) HTTP
3 7 (0.92%) ATM
4 5 (0.66%) Intranet
5 3 (0.39%) VoIP
5 3 (0.39%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.26%) LDAP
6 2 (0.26%) SSL
6 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) AMQP
7 1 (0.13%) Network Security
7 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.13%) SSH
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (13.25%) NoSQL
2 95 (12.47%) Big Data
3 89 (11.68%) Hadoop
4 86 (11.29%) MySQL
5 80 (10.50%) MongoDB
6 70 (9.19%) SQL Server
7 53 (6.96%) Relational Database
8 49 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 31 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (3.41%) RDBMS
11 22 (2.89%) Apache Hive
12 20 (2.62%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.18%) DB2
13 9 (1.18%) Neo4j
14 7 (0.92%) HBase
14 7 (0.92%) Redis
15 4 (0.52%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.52%) Triplestore
16 3 (0.39%) MS Access
16 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 102 (13.39%) Maven
2 78 (10.24%) JUnit
3 73 (9.58%) Git (software)
4 72 (9.45%) Selenium
5 68 (8.92%) Jenkins
6 52 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 33 (4.33%) Eclipse
8 30 (3.94%) Subversion
9 29 (3.81%) Ant
9 29 (3.81%) Gradle
10 28 (3.67%) Mockito
11 23 (3.02%) JIRA
12 18 (2.36%) TestNG
13 12 (1.57%) NetBeans
13 12 (1.57%) WebDriver
14 9 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (1.18%) IntelliJ
15 6 (0.79%) Mocha
16 5 (0.66%) Mercurial
16 5 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 140 (18.37%) Finance
2 43 (5.64%) Banking
3 38 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.76%) Marketing
5 18 (2.36%) Games
6 17 (2.23%) Electronics
7 16 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.57%) Automotive
9 11 (1.44%) Retail
10 10 (1.31%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.18%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.18%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.92%) Advertising
13 6 (0.79%) Military
14 5 (0.66%) Front Office
14 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.66%) Publishing
15 2 (0.26%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.13%) Billing
16 1 (0.13%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (38.06%) Spring
2 253 (33.20%) HTML
3 186 (24.41%) CSS
4 163 (21.39%) Hibernate
5 121 (15.88%) Java EE
6 99 (12.99%) AngularJS
6 99 (12.99%) XML
7 90 (11.81%) Web Services
8 87 (11.42%) J2EE
9 82 (10.76%) REST
10 78 (10.24%) .NET
10 78 (10.24%) jQuery
11 68 (8.92%) HTML5
12 64 (8.40%) Apache Camel
13 58 (7.61%) Node.js
13 58 (7.61%) RESTful
14 45 (5.91%) JSON
15 39 (5.12%) JMS
16 35 (4.59%) CSS3
17 33 (4.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (22.70%) Computer Science
2 40 (5.25%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (3.28%) Algorithms
4 23 (3.02%) Fintech
5 22 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.23%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.31%) Internet of Things
9 10 (1.31%) PKI
10 9 (1.18%) User Experience
11 8 (1.05%) NHS
12 7 (0.92%) EFT
13 6 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (0.79%) Life Science
14 5 (0.66%) Clustering
14 5 (0.66%) e-Learning
14 5 (0.66%) Web 2.0
15 4 (0.52%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 161 (21.13%) Linux
2 43 (5.64%) Unix
3 35 (4.59%) Windows
4 28 (3.67%) Android
5 25 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.52%) AIX
7 4 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.26%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (54.99%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (51.31%) Software Engineering
3 177 (23.23%) TDD
4 122 (16.01%) Scrum
5 121 (15.88%) SDLC
6 101 (13.25%) OO
7 84 (11.02%) BDD
7 84 (11.02%) MVC
8 82 (10.76%) Web Development
9 75 (9.84%) Unit Testing
10 72 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (8.14%) Open Source
12 61 (8.01%) Mathematics
13 58 (7.61%) OOP
14 55 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (6.43%) Microservices
16 48 (6.30%) Cybersecurity
17 47 (6.17%) DevOps
18 43 (5.64%) Analytics
19 37 (4.86%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 762 (100.00%) Java
2 351 (46.06%) JavaScript
3 276 (36.22%) SQL
4 165 (21.65%) Python
5 151 (19.82%) C#
6 106 (13.91%) C++
7 65 (8.53%) Ruby
7 65 (8.53%) Scala
8 60 (7.87%) Perl
9 56 (7.35%) C
10 44 (5.77%) Groovy
11 37 (4.86%) PHP
12 24 (3.15%) Clojure
13 21 (2.76%) PL/SQL
14 19 (2.49%) Bash Shell
15 18 (2.36%) Go
16 12 (1.57%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.05%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.92%) HQL
19 6 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 203 (26.64%) Degree
2 63 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 33 (4.33%) DV Cleared
4 15 (1.97%) PhD
5 12 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.05%) HND
7 6 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.26%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) MCSD
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.43%) QA
2 17 (2.23%) SDET
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) MiFID
3 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 33 (4.33%) Docker
2 18 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (0.79%) Packer
1 6 (0.79%) Terraform
2 4 (0.52%) Grafana
2 4 (0.52%) Kibana
2 4 (0.52%) logstash
2 4 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.26%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 140 (18.37%) Oracle
2 27 (3.54%) VMware
3 23 (3.02%) Microsoft
4 20 (2.62%) Red Hat
5 18 (2.36%) SAP
6 9 (1.18%) Google
7 6 (0.79%) MuleSoft
8 5 (0.66%) IBM
8 5 (0.66%) Sybase
9 4 (0.52%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.52%) Splunk
10 3 (0.39%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.39%) OpenText
10 3 (0.39%) Talend
11 2 (0.26%) Facebook
11 2 (0.26%) HP
11 2 (0.26%) hybris
11 2 (0.26%) IBM Sterling
11 2 (0.26%) StreamBase
11 2 (0.26%) TIBCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 25 days holiday + B/Hols + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Certus Sales Recruitment
Salary: 60-70k Base + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Health, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago