The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 13235 12906 14150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.80% 13.95% 13.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.20% 26.26% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10474 11051 11994
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46936 49140 53152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.03% 53.12% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39583 43080 45760
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in England

Java
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in England.

Salary trend for Java in England

Java
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in England

Java
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London 0 6586 £65,000 +4.00% 930
South East +2 2013 £48,000 -4.00% 250
South West +2 963 £42,500 -5.55% 133
East of England -2 947 £45,000 -5.26% 140
Yorkshire +8 917 £50,000 +11.11% 110
North West +2 907 £47,500 +5.55% 152
West Midlands +1 500 £40,795 -9.34% 77
East Midlands +6 334 £42,500 - 56
North East +4 69 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Java
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Java.

1 12712 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7435 (29.43%) JavaScript
3 7154 (28.31%) SQL
4 6159 (24.38%) Finance
5 5454 (21.59%) Spring
6 5404 (21.39%) HTML
7 5258 (20.81%) Python
8 5245 (20.76%) TDD
9 5237 (20.73%) Linux
10 4996 (19.77%) Software Engineering
11 4707 (18.63%) C#
12 4443 (17.58%) Scrum
13 4356 (17.24%) Degree
14 4122 (16.31%) Test Automation
15 4108 (16.26%) CSS
16 3881 (15.36%) OO
17 3826 (15.14%) C++
18 3821 (15.12%) Web Services
19 3799 (15.04%) Oracle
20 3656 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
21 3399 (13.45%) .NET
22 3319 (13.14%) Git (software)
23 3264 (12.92%) Computer Science
24 3054 (12.09%) XML
25 3018 (11.94%) Hibernate
26 2928 (11.59%) AngularJS
27 2926 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
28 2852 (11.29%) BDD
29 2787 (11.03%) DevOps
30 2738 (10.84%) Jenkins

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1777 (7.03%) Tomcat
2 1212 (4.80%) Apache
3 1186 (4.69%) Apache Spark
4 1174 (4.65%) JBoss
5 888 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 709 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
7 673 (2.66%) WebLogic
8 568 (2.25%) Confluence
9 436 (1.73%) CMS
10 433 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 409 (1.62%) Apache Solr
12 284 (1.12%) IIS
13 280 (1.11%) Jetty
14 232 (0.92%) OpenStack
15 227 (0.90%) nginx
16 223 (0.88%) Mule
17 171 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 171 (0.68%) Apache Pig
18 165 (0.65%) Mule ESB
19 140 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 161 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 154 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 79 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 59 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 40 (0.16%) SPSS
6 34 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 23 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
9 15 (0.059%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (0.044%) Simulink
11 9 (0.036%) InVision
12 8 (0.032%) InfoPath
13 6 (0.024%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.024%) PaintShop Pro
14 5 (0.020%) Weka
15 3 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 2 (0.008%) HipChat
16 2 (0.008%) Mathcad
16 2 (0.008%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 380 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 118 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
3 81 (0.32%) Magento
4 65 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 63 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 51 (0.20%) SAP ERP
7 48 (0.19%) Maximo
7 48 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 46 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
9 45 (0.18%) Aligne
10 32 (0.13%) RMDS
11 31 (0.12%) Markit EDM
12 29 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
13 28 (0.11%) NetSuite
14 26 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
15 23 (0.091%) ION MarketView
16 22 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
17 21 (0.083%) Oracle EBS R12
18 20 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
18 20 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2926 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1043 (4.13%) SaaS
3 1012 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 576 (2.28%) GitHub
5 322 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 297 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
7 292 (1.16%) PaaS
8 287 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
9 236 (0.93%) IaaS
10 137 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 125 (0.49%) Amazon S3
12 89 (0.35%) Office 365
13 84 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
14 82 (0.32%) Google Analytics
15 81 (0.32%) OpenShift
16 79 (0.31%) Google Play
17 76 (0.30%) Force.com
18 75 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
19 72 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
20 63 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 761 (3.01%) HTTP
2 636 (2.52%) Internet
3 409 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 359 (1.42%) Firewall
5 211 (0.84%) DNS
6 170 (0.67%) LDAP
7 120 (0.47%) FTP
8 112 (0.44%) Network Security
9 105 (0.42%) Ethernet
10 97 (0.38%) SSL
11 92 (0.36%) LAN
12 88 (0.35%) WAN
13 87 (0.34%) VPN
14 76 (0.30%) SAN
15 72 (0.28%) Wireless
16 62 (0.25%) SMTP
17 61 (0.24%) AMQP
17 61 (0.24%) DHCP
17 61 (0.24%) Wireshark
18 60 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2524 (9.99%) NoSQL
2 2495 (9.87%) SQL Server
3 2418 (9.57%) MySQL
4 2127 (8.42%) Big Data
5 1698 (6.72%) Relational Database
6 1611 (6.38%) MongoDB
7 1500 (5.94%) Hadoop
8 1024 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 947 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
10 679 (2.69%) RDBMS
11 535 (2.12%) Oracle Database
12 499 (1.97%) Redis
13 376 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
14 371 (1.47%) Apache Hive
15 320 (1.27%) HBase
16 255 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 250 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 219 (0.87%) DB2
19 214 (0.85%) Blockchain
20 200 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3319 (13.14%) Git (software)
2 2738 (10.84%) Jenkins
3 2481 (9.82%) Selenium
4 2311 (9.15%) Maven
5 1998 (7.91%) JUnit
6 1840 (7.28%) JIRA
7 1421 (5.62%) Cucumber
8 1329 (5.26%) Subversion
9 904 (3.58%) WebDriver
10 797 (3.15%) Eclipse
11 715 (2.83%) Gradle
12 652 (2.58%) Ant
13 569 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 466 (1.84%) Mockito
15 459 (1.82%) JMeter
16 397 (1.57%) TeamCity
17 377 (1.49%) IntelliJ
18 356 (1.41%) Visual Studio
19 332 (1.31%) SoapUI
20 295 (1.17%) Mercurial
General
1 6159 (24.38%) Finance
2 2730 (10.81%) Banking
3 1619 (6.41%) Retail
4 1114 (4.41%) Investment Banking
5 1021 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 921 (3.65%) Marketing
7 775 (3.07%) Games
8 655 (2.59%) Front Office
9 582 (2.30%) Advertising
9 582 (2.30%) Electronics
10 547 (2.16%) Manufacturing
11 491 (1.94%) Retail Banking
12 303 (1.20%) Publishing
13 252 (1.00%) Financial Institution
14 241 (0.95%) Legal
15 237 (0.94%) Back Office
16 139 (0.55%) Automotive
17 93 (0.37%) Aerospace
18 85 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
19 83 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13629 (53.94%) Developer
2 8600 (34.04%) Java Developer
3 2863 (11.33%) Senior Developer
4 2284 (9.04%) Software Engineer
5 2223 (8.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 1777 (7.03%) Java Engineer
7 1634 (6.47%) Software Developer
8 1625 (6.43%) Architect
9 1201 (4.75%) Analyst
10 1018 (4.03%) Graduate
11 920 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
12 875 (3.46%) Junior
13 828 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
14 822 (3.25%) Java Software Developer
15 817 (3.23%) Lead Developer
16 779 (3.08%) Consultant
17 772 (3.06%) Tester
18 708 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
19 673 (2.66%) C# Developer
20 668 (2.64%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5454 (21.59%) Spring
2 5404 (21.39%) HTML
3 4108 (16.26%) CSS
4 3821 (15.12%) Web Services
5 3399 (13.45%) .NET
6 3054 (12.09%) XML
7 3018 (11.94%) Hibernate
8 2928 (11.59%) AngularJS
9 2647 (10.48%) REST
10 2399 (9.49%) J2EE
11 2002 (7.92%) RESTful
12 1844 (7.30%) Node.js
13 1806 (7.15%) HTML5
14 1780 (7.05%) SOAP
15 1435 (5.68%) jQuery
16 1404 (5.56%) JSON
17 1301 (5.15%) Java EE
18 1208 (4.78%) React
19 1094 (4.33%) JMS
20 790 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3264 (12.92%) Computer Science
2 1600 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1409 (5.58%) Greenfield Project
4 1114 (4.41%) Fintech
5 1067 (4.22%) Algorithms
6 1031 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 951 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
8 874 (3.46%) User Experience
9 610 (2.41%) Data Structures
10 563 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 430 (1.70%) Derivative
12 331 (1.31%) Management Information System
13 291 (1.15%) iPad
14 288 (1.14%) Equities
15 260 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
16 247 (0.98%) Hedge funds
17 246 (0.97%) Fixed Income
18 226 (0.89%) Client/Server
19 175 (0.69%) Data Centre
20 169 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5237 (20.73%) Linux
2 2316 (9.17%) Unix
3 2166 (8.57%) Windows
4 1647 (6.52%) Android
5 1073 (4.25%) Apple iOS
6 389 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 307 (1.22%) CentOS
8 278 (1.10%) Windows Server
9 192 (0.76%) Solaris
10 169 (0.67%) Ubuntu
11 118 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 101 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 97 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 83 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
15 78 (0.31%) Debian
16 67 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 60 (0.24%) AIX
18 56 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
19 52 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
20 42 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12712 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
2 5245 (20.76%) TDD
3 4996 (19.77%) Software Engineering
4 4443 (17.58%) Scrum
5 4122 (16.31%) Test Automation
6 3881 (15.36%) OO
7 3656 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
8 2852 (11.29%) BDD
9 2787 (11.03%) DevOps
10 2378 (9.41%) SDLC
11 2020 (7.99%) Open Source
12 2005 (7.94%) E-Commerce
13 1974 (7.81%) Microservices
14 1935 (7.66%) MVC
15 1684 (6.67%) Multithreading
16 1623 (6.42%) SOA
17 1536 (6.08%) Unit Testing
17 1536 (6.08%) Web Development
18 1531 (6.06%) Mentoring
19 1445 (5.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7435 (29.43%) JavaScript
2 7154 (28.31%) SQL
3 5258 (20.81%) Python
4 4707 (18.63%) C#
5 3826 (15.14%) C++
6 2108 (8.34%) Scala
7 1881 (7.44%) Ruby
8 1854 (7.34%) PHP
9 1640 (6.49%) C
10 1128 (4.46%) Perl
11 907 (3.59%) PL/SQL
12 895 (3.54%) Bash Shell
13 733 (2.90%) Groovy
14 732 (2.90%) Shell Script
15 609 (2.41%) Go
16 522 (2.07%) Objective-C
17 423 (1.67%) R
18 400 (1.58%) T-SQL
19 383 (1.52%) PowerShell
20 306 (1.21%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4356 (17.24%) Degree
2 1535 (6.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1014 (4.01%) Security Cleared
4 443 (1.75%) PhD
5 438 (1.73%) SC Cleared
6 427 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 363 (1.44%) ISEB
8 324 (1.28%) DV Cleared
9 244 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
10 208 (0.82%) Master's Degree
11 136 (0.54%) CISSP
12 126 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 74 (0.29%) PMI Certification
14 55 (0.22%) PMP
15 53 (0.21%) Sun Certification
16 52 (0.21%) GCIA
16 52 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
17 50 (0.20%) CREST Certified
18 47 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
19 44 (0.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2078 (8.22%) QA
2 167 (0.66%) SLA
3 81 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 77 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 62 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 53 (0.21%) MiFID
7 50 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 34 (0.13%) GCP
9 32 (0.13%) PMO
10 19 (0.075%) ISO 14001
11 16 (0.063%) EMIR
12 15 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
14 11 (0.044%) SEPA
15 10 (0.040%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 8 (0.032%) Def Stans
17 7 (0.028%) MISRA
17 7 (0.028%) MISRA C
18 6 (0.024%) ISO 8583
18 6 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 1486 (5.88%) Docker
2 315 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (0.55%) HDFS
4 128 (0.51%) Active Directory
5 102 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 86 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 79 (0.31%) Apache Flume
8 67 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 61 (0.24%) KVM
10 60 (0.24%) Snort
11 57 (0.23%) vSphere
12 45 (0.18%) Xen
13 42 (0.17%) Firmware
14 41 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
15 36 (0.14%) VirtualBox
16 26 (0.10%) XenServer
17 24 (0.095%) NFS
18 17 (0.067%) Dovecot
18 17 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
19 15 (0.059%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1132 (4.48%) Puppet
2 936 (3.70%) Ansible
3 916 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
4 422 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 238 (0.94%) Nagios
6 181 (0.72%) Terraform
7 171 (0.68%) Kibana
8 146 (0.58%) Salt
9 137 (0.54%) Mesos
10 114 (0.45%) logstash
11 101 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 81 (0.32%) Grafana
13 64 (0.25%) Packer
14 55 (0.22%) Oozie
15 50 (0.20%) Tivoli
16 44 (0.17%) ZABBIX
17 42 (0.17%) Icinga
18 38 (0.15%) Graphite
18 38 (0.15%) HAProxy
18 38 (0.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 3799 (15.04%) Oracle
2 1354 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 816 (3.23%) SAP
4 779 (3.08%) Google
5 601 (2.38%) IBM
6 569 (2.25%) Red Hat
7 418 (1.65%) VMware
8 371 (1.47%) hybris
9 350 (1.39%) TIBCO
10 335 (1.33%) Sybase
11 334 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
12 268 (1.06%) Adobe
13 221 (0.87%) Splunk
14 187 (0.74%) HP
15 154 (0.61%) Tableau
16 143 (0.57%) AppDynamics
16 143 (0.57%) ATG
17 142 (0.56%) Cognizant
18 139 (0.55%) Atlassian
18 139 (0.55%) Talend
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k - £49k + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £650000 per annum + Fantastic benefits!
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + 34 days annual leave
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £50k + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Java Source
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago