The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Java Developer
Rank 709 734 683
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Developer 185 143 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 165 136 192
Average salary £32,000 £25,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.73% -15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £22,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Java Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Java Developer within the UK.

Junior Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Java Developer over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Junior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 175 £30,000 +15.38% 18
London +37 84 £35,000 -15.15% 6
South East -35 27 £35,000 +37.25% 6
City of London -5 19 £32,500 -23.52% 2
North West - 14 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +8 13 £35,000 +55.55% 1
South West -28 13 £24,000 +20.00%
East of England -27 11 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Yorkshire -29 11 £24,000 +11.62% 2
Scotland 0 10 £37,500 +87.50%
Glasgow - 10 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -36 8 £24,000 +11.62% 2
West Midlands - 8 £26,250 -
Birmingham - 8 £26,250 -
Cambridgeshire +6 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Cambridge -1 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Wiltshire - 7 £24,500 -
Crawley +13 6 £40,000 +33.33% 1
West Sussex -5 6 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Leeds -29 6 £37,000 +76.19%
Manchester - 6 £28,500 - 1
Newbury -1 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £22,500 -
Harrogate - 5 £24,000 -
Sunderland - 5 £22,500 -
Chippenham - 5 £24,000 -
North East - 5 £22,500 -
Lancashire - 5 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £24,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £22,500 -

Junior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Java Developer in their job title.

1 397 (100.00%) Java
2 154 (38.79%) Degree
3 134 (33.75%) JavaScript
4 130 (32.75%) SQL
5 124 (31.23%) Finance
5 124 (31.23%) Spring
6 110 (27.71%) Computer Science
7 105 (26.45%) J2EE
8 96 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (23.43%) HTML
9 93 (23.43%) Hibernate
10 90 (22.67%) OO
11 80 (20.15%) Software Engineering
12 70 (17.63%) Oracle
13 66 (16.62%) Scrum
14 65 (16.37%) CSS
15 61 (15.37%) C++
15 61 (15.37%) Banking
16 58 (14.61%) Web Services
17 57 (14.36%) Maven
18 55 (13.85%) TDD
19 51 (12.85%) SQL Server
20 50 (12.59%) Linux
21 49 (12.34%) C#
22 46 (11.59%) jQuery
23 44 (11.08%) Relational Database
24 43 (10.83%) XML
25 42 (10.58%) JUnit
25 42 (10.58%) Java EE
25 42 (10.58%) BDD

Junior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (8.06%) Tomcat
2 13 (3.27%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.77%) Apache
4 10 (2.52%) Apache Solr
5 9 (2.27%) Node.js
6 5 (1.26%) Mule
7 3 (0.76%) CMS
7 3 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.25%) Jetty
8 1 (0.25%) WordPress
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.25%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.03%) SaaS
2 10 (2.52%) GitHub
3 9 (2.27%) Force.com
4 2 (0.50%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.02%) HTTP
3 7 (1.76%) SMS
4 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.08%) Relational Database
3 28 (7.05%) MySQL
4 17 (4.28%) JasperReports
4 17 (4.28%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (3.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (3.78%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (3.53%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.02%) Big Data
8 11 (2.77%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.02%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.76%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.76%) DB2
12 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 57 (14.36%) Maven
2 42 (10.58%) JUnit
3 35 (8.82%) Subversion
4 34 (8.56%) Selenium
4 34 (8.56%) Eclipse
5 29 (7.30%) Cucumber
6 20 (5.04%) Git (software)
7 13 (3.27%) Hudson
8 10 (2.52%) Ant
8 10 (2.52%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.76%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.76%) JIRA
9 7 (1.76%) NetBeans
9 7 (1.76%) JMeter
10 5 (1.26%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.26%) TestNG
11 4 (1.01%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.76%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.76%) Gradle
13 2 (0.50%) TestComplete
General
1 124 (31.23%) Finance
2 61 (15.37%) Banking
3 18 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.28%) Games
5 16 (4.03%) Retail
6 15 (3.78%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.27%) Front Office
8 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Marketing
10 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.50%) Publishing
10 2 (0.50%) Electronics
10 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 2 (0.50%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (31.23%) Spring
2 105 (26.45%) J2EE
3 93 (23.43%) HTML
3 93 (23.43%) Hibernate
4 65 (16.37%) CSS
5 58 (14.61%) Web Services
6 46 (11.59%) jQuery
7 43 (10.83%) XML
8 42 (10.58%) Java EE
9 41 (10.33%) JSP
10 28 (7.05%) .NET
11 25 (6.30%) JSF
11 25 (6.30%) RESTful
12 22 (5.54%) J2SE
13 18 (4.53%) JMS
13 18 (4.53%) JSTL
13 18 (4.53%) Drools
13 18 (4.53%) REST
14 16 (4.03%) Struts
14 16 (4.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 110 (27.71%) Computer Science
2 38 (9.57%) Mathematics
3 30 (7.56%) Physics
4 23 (5.79%) Open Source
5 18 (4.53%) Hedge funds
6 16 (4.03%) Grid Computing
6 16 (4.03%) Market Risk
7 11 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.52%) Mobile Payment
9 8 (2.02%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.76%) Derivative
11 6 (1.51%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.51%) Tandem
12 5 (1.26%) Equities
12 5 (1.26%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.76%) New Media
15 2 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 50 (12.59%) Linux
2 27 (6.80%) UNIX
3 15 (3.78%) Windows
4 5 (1.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.26%) Android
5 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.76%) CentOS
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (22.67%) OO
3 80 (20.15%) Software Engineering
4 66 (16.62%) Scrum
5 55 (13.85%) TDD
6 42 (10.58%) BDD
7 38 (9.57%) Unit Testing
8 30 (7.56%) OOP
9 28 (7.05%) OOA/OOD
10 26 (6.55%) Multithreading
11 25 (6.30%) SOA
11 25 (6.30%) MVC
12 23 (5.79%) Automated Testing
13 20 (5.04%) Web Development
14 19 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (4.28%) ETL
16 16 (4.03%) Risk Management
17 13 (3.27%) UML
18 10 (2.52%) E-Commerce
18 10 (2.52%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 397 (100.00%) Java
2 134 (33.75%) JavaScript
3 130 (32.75%) SQL
4 61 (15.37%) C++
5 49 (12.34%) C#
6 30 (7.56%) Python
7 21 (5.29%) PHP
8 16 (4.03%) VB
9 15 (3.78%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.53%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.77%) C
12 10 (2.52%) Perl
13 9 (2.27%) Scala
14 8 (2.02%) Ruby
15 7 (1.76%) ActionScript 3.0
15 7 (1.76%) ActionScript
16 4 (1.01%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.01%) Groovy
17 3 (0.76%) Ada
18 2 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 154 (38.79%) Degree
2 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.52%) QA
Vendors
1 70 (17.63%) Oracle
2 20 (5.04%) Sybase
3 17 (4.28%) Business Objects
4 15 (3.78%) Cognos
4 15 (3.78%) Hyperion
5 13 (3.27%) Google
6 7 (1.76%) Informatica
6 7 (1.76%) JBoss
7 5 (1.26%) Remedy
8 2 (0.50%) SAP
8 2 (0.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.25%) Twitter
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