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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 468 511 483
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 538 531 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.50% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 513 461 557
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +52 518 £50,000 +11.11% 63
London +49 167 £57,500 +4.54% 18
South East +81 151 £50,000 +11.11% 12
East of England 0 50 £45,000 - 7
Surrey +46 48 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South West +7 43 £42,500 - 7
North West +27 40 £46,500 +16.25% 7
Berkshire +27 37 £35,000 -22.22% 3
City of London +83 36 £56,250 - 3
Yorkshire +20 33 £35,000 -5.40% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 32 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Walton-on-Thames +4 25 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Midlands -1 24 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Manchester +1 22 £52,500 +31.25% 5
West Yorkshire -7 22 £32,500 -11.56% 1
East Sussex +31 21 £47,500 -5.00%
Cambridge -2 21 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Brighton +18 20 £47,500 -5.00%
Leeds +18 19 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Oxfordshire -16 18 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Newbury - 17 £35,000 - 1
Reading +16 15 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Lancashire +27 13 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +9 12 £44,000 -12.00% 4
West Sussex -15 12 £50,000 +88.67%
Devon +16 11 £42,500 +70.00%
Gloucestershire +5 11 £49,000 +63.33% 1
Hampshire +4 11 £50,000 +9.89% 3
Bristol +1 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +12 9 £62,500 +56.25% 1

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1004 (99.90%) Java
2 499 (49.65%) Software Engineering
3 446 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
4 344 (34.23%) Spring
5 324 (32.24%) SQL
6 320 (31.84%) Degree
7 294 (29.25%) JavaScript
8 232 (23.08%) Oracle
9 224 (22.29%) Linux
10 220 (21.89%) HTML
11 219 (21.79%) Finance
12 213 (21.19%) Hibernate
13 203 (20.20%) J2EE
14 202 (20.10%) C++
14 202 (20.10%) TDD
15 201 (20.00%) Computer Science
16 178 (17.71%) OO
17 172 (17.11%) Web Services
18 151 (15.02%) Scrum
18 151 (15.02%) Maven
19 144 (14.33%) Python
20 139 (13.83%) OOP
21 136 (13.53%) MySQL
22 130 (12.94%) SQL Server
23 129 (12.84%) XML
24 128 (12.74%) CSS
25 127 (12.64%) C#
25 127 (12.64%) Git (software)
26 120 (11.94%) JUnit
27 116 (11.54%) Tomcat

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
1 116 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 83 (8.26%) JBoss
3 60 (5.97%) Apache
4 47 (4.68%) WebSphere
5 44 (4.38%) WebLogic
6 25 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (2.19%) Apache Spark
8 21 (2.09%) GlassFish
9 19 (1.89%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.09%) Confluence
11 8 (0.80%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (0.50%) CMS
13 5 (0.50%) Jetty
13 5 (0.50%) Mule
13 5 (0.50%) WildFly
14 4 (0.40%) nginx
15 3 (0.30%) Mule ESB
16 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
17 1 (0.100%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.100%) InDesign
1 1 (0.100%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.100%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.100%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.100%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.100%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.49%) GitHub
2 15 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.49%) SaaS
3 11 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.00%) PaaS
5 8 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.80%) IaaS
6 6 (0.60%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.40%) iTunes
8 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.100%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.69%) Internet
2 26 (2.59%) HTTP
3 13 (1.29%) Multicast
3 13 (1.29%) VPN
4 11 (1.09%) SSH
5 8 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.70%) ATM
6 7 (0.70%) Bluetooth
6 7 (0.70%) LDAP
6 7 (0.70%) NFC
6 7 (0.70%) SNMP
6 7 (0.70%) Wireless
7 5 (0.50%) SSL
8 1 (0.100%) Broadband
8 1 (0.100%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.100%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (13.53%) MySQL
2 130 (12.94%) SQL Server
3 81 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 80 (7.96%) Relational Database
5 56 (5.57%) MongoDB
6 50 (4.98%) RDBMS
7 47 (4.68%) Hadoop
8 45 (4.48%) Big Data
9 30 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (2.89%) Oracle Database
11 27 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.19%) CouchDB
13 10 (1.00%) HBase
14 8 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.80%) DB2
15 7 (0.70%) JasperReports
16 6 (0.60%) BigQuery
16 6 (0.60%) GIS
17 5 (0.50%) Couchbase
17 5 (0.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 151 (15.02%) Maven
2 127 (12.64%) Git (software)
3 120 (11.94%) JUnit
4 109 (10.85%) Eclipse
5 100 (9.95%) Subversion
6 84 (8.36%) Jenkins
7 54 (5.37%) Selenium
8 35 (3.48%) JIRA
9 30 (2.99%) Cucumber
10 28 (2.79%) Gradle
11 27 (2.69%) Mockito
12 22 (2.19%) Ant
13 21 (2.09%) NetBeans
14 19 (1.89%) TestNG
15 14 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (1.39%) TeamCity
16 13 (1.29%) CruiseControl
17 11 (1.09%) Hudson
18 10 (1.00%) EasyMock
19 9 (0.90%) JBehave
General
1 219 (21.79%) Finance
2 55 (5.47%) Banking
3 50 (4.98%) Telecoms
4 45 (4.48%) Aerospace
5 44 (4.38%) Automotive
6 27 (2.69%) Retail
7 26 (2.59%) Financial Institution
8 23 (2.29%) Games
9 17 (1.69%) Front Office
10 15 (1.49%) Marketing
11 14 (1.39%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.09%) Back Office
13 8 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.80%) Publishing
14 7 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.60%) Billing
15 6 (0.60%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.50%) Legal
17 3 (0.30%) Military
18 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (34.23%) Spring
2 220 (21.89%) HTML
3 213 (21.19%) Hibernate
4 203 (20.20%) J2EE
5 172 (17.11%) Web Services
6 129 (12.84%) XML
7 128 (12.74%) CSS
8 95 (9.45%) .NET
9 87 (8.66%) Java EE
10 77 (7.66%) RESTful
11 76 (7.56%) jQuery
12 75 (7.46%) SOAP
13 74 (7.36%) REST
14 66 (6.57%) JMS
15 62 (6.17%) JDBC
16 61 (6.07%) HTML5
16 61 (6.07%) JPA
17 59 (5.87%) JSP
18 55 (5.47%) Ajax
19 53 (5.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 201 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 65 (6.47%) Mathematics
3 62 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (4.88%) Hedge funds
5 31 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 17 (1.69%) Clustering
7 17 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 16 (1.59%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.39%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (1.29%) Physics
12 12 (1.19%) Linked Data
12 12 (1.19%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.19%) Taxonomies
13 11 (1.09%) iPad
14 9 (0.90%) EMV
14 9 (0.90%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.80%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 224 (22.29%) Linux
2 80 (7.96%) Unix
3 76 (7.56%) Windows
4 34 (3.38%) Android
5 11 (1.09%) Mac OS X
5 11 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.70%) Debian
9 6 (0.60%) Tizen
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.30%) CentOS
11 3 (0.30%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.100%) AIX
13 1 (0.100%) Solaris
13 1 (0.100%) SUSE
13 1 (0.100%) VMS
13 1 (0.100%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (49.65%) Software Engineering
2 446 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (20.10%) TDD
4 178 (17.71%) OO
5 151 (15.02%) Scrum
6 139 (13.83%) OOP
7 112 (11.14%) SDLC
8 107 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (8.36%) Mentoring
10 82 (8.16%) Open Source
11 78 (7.76%) BDD
11 78 (7.76%) Unit Testing
12 69 (6.87%) MVC
13 64 (6.37%) Web Development
14 59 (5.87%) UML
15 58 (5.77%) Multithreading
16 48 (4.78%) SOA
17 47 (4.68%) Refactoring
18 43 (4.28%) Kanban
19 40 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1004 (99.90%) Java
2 324 (32.24%) SQL
3 294 (29.25%) JavaScript
4 202 (20.10%) C++
5 144 (14.33%) Python
6 127 (12.64%) C#
7 103 (10.25%) Scala
8 93 (9.25%) C
9 59 (5.87%) PHP
10 51 (5.07%) Ruby
11 43 (4.28%) Perl
11 43 (4.28%) PL/SQL
12 40 (3.98%) Bash Shell
13 23 (2.29%) Clojure
14 21 (2.09%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.99%) Groovy
16 19 (1.89%) VB.NET
17 17 (1.69%) VB
18 13 (1.29%) Shell Script
19 10 (1.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 320 (31.84%) Degree
2 46 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.39%) PhD
5 12 (1.19%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.50%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.30%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.100%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.100%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.100%) MCSD
9 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.100%) PMP
9 1 (0.100%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.57%) QA
2 10 (1.00%) SDET
2 10 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (1.19%) Docker
2 7 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.70%) Apache Flume
2 7 (0.70%) Btrfs
2 7 (0.70%) NFS
2 7 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.40%) HDFS
4 3 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.20%) zsh
Systems Management
1 21 (2.09%) Puppet
2 19 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.69%) Ansible
4 6 (0.60%) Salt
5 2 (0.20%) Apache Shiro
5 2 (0.20%) Control-M
5 2 (0.20%) Mesos
6 1 (0.100%) Packer
6 1 (0.100%) Terraform
Vendors
1 232 (23.08%) Oracle
2 23 (2.29%) Sybase
3 21 (2.09%) Google
4 18 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 14 (1.39%) TIBCO
6 12 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (0.90%) Sun
8 8 (0.80%) Zend
9 7 (0.70%) Cloudera
9 7 (0.70%) Facebook
9 7 (0.70%) Twitter
10 5 (0.50%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.40%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.40%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.40%) PayPal
11 4 (0.40%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.40%) SAP
12 3 (0.30%) Apple
13 2 (0.20%) Dell
13 2 (0.20%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60-70k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salaries on offer - please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
KDR
Salary: £18000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi working, parking, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum Plus bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago