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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 13184 12915 14309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.74% 13.98% 13.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.07% 26.32% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10480 11050 12131
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 46960 49069 53847
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.06% 53.11% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39699 42982 46358
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 23 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 23 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 6546 £65,000 +4.00% 990
South East +2 2007 £49,000 -2.00% 270
South West +3 950 £42,500 -5.55% 133
East of England -2 945 £45,000 -5.26% 139
Yorkshire +9 936 £50,000 +11.11% 117
North West +2 894 £47,500 +5.55% 154
West Midlands +3 510 £42,500 -5.55% 60
East Midlands +6 329 £42,500 - 61
North East +12 70 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Java
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 12608 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
2 7402 (29.53%) JavaScript
3 7128 (28.44%) SQL
4 6070 (24.22%) Finance
5 5408 (21.58%) Spring
6 5370 (21.43%) HTML
7 5220 (20.83%) Linux
8 5198 (20.74%) TDD
9 5197 (20.73%) Python
10 4978 (19.86%) Software Engineering
11 4675 (18.65%) C#
12 4431 (17.68%) Scrum
13 4314 (17.21%) Degree
14 4088 (16.31%) Test Automation
15 4079 (16.27%) CSS
16 3840 (15.32%) OO
17 3806 (15.19%) Web Services
18 3775 (15.06%) Oracle
19 3772 (15.05%) C++
20 3632 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
21 3388 (13.52%) .NET
22 3285 (13.11%) Git (software)
23 3220 (12.85%) Computer Science
24 3037 (12.12%) XML
25 2989 (11.93%) Hibernate
26 2907 (11.60%) AngularJS
27 2894 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
28 2819 (11.25%) BDD
29 2766 (11.04%) DevOps
30 2712 (10.82%) 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 1764 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 1207 (4.82%) Apache
3 1172 (4.68%) Apache Spark
4 1171 (4.67%) JBoss
5 886 (3.53%) WebSphere
6 698 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 677 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 554 (2.21%) Confluence
9 433 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 431 (1.72%) CMS
11 407 (1.62%) Apache Solr
12 294 (1.17%) IIS
13 278 (1.11%) Jetty
14 229 (0.91%) OpenStack
15 226 (0.90%) Mule
16 225 (0.90%) nginx
17 174 (0.69%) Apache Pig
18 169 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 167 (0.67%) Mule ESB
20 138 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 161 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 150 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 78 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 59 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 40 (0.16%) SPSS
6 34 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 23 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
8 19 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.064%) Microsoft Project
10 9 (0.036%) InVision
10 9 (0.036%) Simulink
11 8 (0.032%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.024%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.024%) PaintShop Pro
13 5 (0.020%) Weka
14 3 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 2 (0.008%) EngageOne
15 2 (0.008%) HipChat
15 2 (0.008%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 356 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 118 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
3 82 (0.33%) Magento
4 67 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 65 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 51 (0.20%) SAP ERP
7 49 (0.20%) Maximo
7 49 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
8 48 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 45 (0.18%) Aligne
10 32 (0.13%) RMDS
11 31 (0.12%) Markit EDM
12 29 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
13 28 (0.11%) NetSuite
14 26 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
15 22 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
16 21 (0.084%) BusinessWorks
16 21 (0.084%) ION MarketView
16 21 (0.084%) Oracle EBS R12
17 20 (0.080%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2894 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1039 (4.15%) SaaS
3 994 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 573 (2.29%) GitHub
5 318 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 297 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
7 286 (1.14%) PaaS
8 282 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 232 (0.93%) IaaS
10 135 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 126 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 90 (0.36%) Office 365
13 85 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
13 85 (0.34%) Google Analytics
14 80 (0.32%) OpenShift
15 77 (0.31%) Force.com
16 76 (0.30%) Google Play
17 74 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
18 70 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
19 61 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 750 (2.99%) HTTP
2 627 (2.50%) Internet
3 406 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 360 (1.44%) Firewall
5 211 (0.84%) DNS
6 171 (0.68%) LDAP
7 118 (0.47%) FTP
8 112 (0.45%) Network Security
9 105 (0.42%) Ethernet
10 97 (0.39%) SSL
11 95 (0.38%) LAN
12 89 (0.36%) WAN
13 86 (0.34%) VPN
14 79 (0.32%) SAN
15 71 (0.28%) Wireless
16 62 (0.25%) Wireshark
17 61 (0.24%) SMTP
18 60 (0.24%) AMQP
18 60 (0.24%) DHCP
18 60 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2516 (10.04%) NoSQL
2 2458 (9.81%) SQL Server
3 2401 (9.58%) MySQL
4 2112 (8.43%) Big Data
5 1683 (6.71%) Relational Database
6 1619 (6.46%) MongoDB
7 1482 (5.91%) Hadoop
8 1022 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 941 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
10 674 (2.69%) RDBMS
11 529 (2.11%) Oracle Database
12 490 (1.95%) Redis
13 371 (1.48%) Apache Hive
13 371 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
14 323 (1.29%) HBase
15 255 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 249 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 221 (0.88%) DB2
18 209 (0.83%) Blockchain
19 199 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3285 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 2712 (10.82%) Jenkins
3 2469 (9.85%) Selenium
4 2293 (9.15%) Maven
5 1973 (7.87%) JUnit
6 1807 (7.21%) JIRA
7 1398 (5.58%) Cucumber
8 1319 (5.26%) Subversion
9 899 (3.59%) WebDriver
10 784 (3.13%) Eclipse
11 704 (2.81%) Gradle
12 649 (2.59%) Ant
13 571 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 461 (1.84%) Mockito
15 457 (1.82%) JMeter
16 388 (1.55%) TeamCity
17 374 (1.49%) IntelliJ
18 357 (1.42%) Visual Studio
19 329 (1.31%) SoapUI
20 293 (1.17%) Jasmine
General
1 6070 (24.22%) Finance
2 2687 (10.72%) Banking
3 1583 (6.32%) Retail
4 1092 (4.36%) Investment Banking
5 999 (3.99%) Telecoms
6 892 (3.56%) Marketing
7 775 (3.09%) Games
8 650 (2.59%) Front Office
9 579 (2.31%) Advertising
10 557 (2.22%) Electronics
11 527 (2.10%) Manufacturing
12 464 (1.85%) Retail Banking
13 298 (1.19%) Publishing
14 246 (0.98%) Financial Institution
15 237 (0.95%) Back Office
15 237 (0.95%) Legal
16 131 (0.52%) Automotive
17 90 (0.36%) Aerospace
18 83 (0.33%) Law
19 80 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 13493 (53.83%) Developer
2 8535 (34.05%) Java Developer
3 2838 (11.32%) Senior Developer
4 2272 (9.06%) Software Engineer
5 2217 (8.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1783 (7.11%) Java Engineer
7 1621 (6.47%) Architect
8 1614 (6.44%) Software Developer
9 1189 (4.74%) Analyst
10 994 (3.97%) Graduate
11 918 (3.66%) Java Software Engineer
12 861 (3.44%) Junior
13 816 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
14 807 (3.22%) Java Software Developer
15 801 (3.20%) Lead Developer
16 782 (3.12%) Consultant
17 759 (3.03%) Tester
18 705 (2.81%) DevOps Engineer
19 669 (2.67%) C# Developer
20 653 (2.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5408 (21.58%) Spring
2 5370 (21.43%) HTML
3 4079 (16.27%) CSS
4 3806 (15.19%) Web Services
5 3388 (13.52%) .NET
6 3037 (12.12%) XML
7 2989 (11.93%) Hibernate
8 2907 (11.60%) AngularJS
9 2618 (10.45%) REST
10 2395 (9.56%) J2EE
11 1984 (7.92%) RESTful
12 1829 (7.30%) Node.js
13 1779 (7.10%) HTML5
14 1775 (7.08%) SOAP
15 1428 (5.70%) jQuery
16 1383 (5.52%) JSON
17 1292 (5.15%) Java EE
18 1198 (4.78%) React
19 1078 (4.30%) JMS
20 776 (3.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3220 (12.85%) Computer Science
2 1563 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 1413 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1099 (4.38%) Fintech
5 1050 (4.19%) Algorithms
6 1020 (4.07%) Mobile App
7 941 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
8 855 (3.41%) User Experience
9 604 (2.41%) Data Structures
10 551 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 419 (1.67%) Derivative
12 330 (1.32%) Management Information System
13 288 (1.15%) iPad
14 282 (1.13%) Equities
15 259 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
16 242 (0.97%) Fixed Income
17 241 (0.96%) Hedge funds
18 229 (0.91%) Client/Server
19 175 (0.70%) Data Centre
20 171 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5220 (20.83%) Linux
2 2302 (9.18%) Unix
3 2155 (8.60%) Windows
4 1613 (6.44%) Android
5 1054 (4.21%) Apple iOS
6 387 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 308 (1.23%) CentOS
8 282 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 190 (0.76%) Solaris
10 171 (0.68%) Ubuntu
11 117 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 102 (0.41%) Mac OS X
13 99 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 83 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
15 78 (0.31%) Debian
16 68 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 62 (0.25%) AIX
17 62 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 52 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
19 41 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12608 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
2 5198 (20.74%) TDD
3 4978 (19.86%) Software Engineering
4 4431 (17.68%) Scrum
5 4088 (16.31%) Test Automation
6 3840 (15.32%) OO
7 3632 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
8 2819 (11.25%) BDD
9 2766 (11.04%) DevOps
10 2354 (9.39%) SDLC
11 2007 (8.01%) Open Source
12 1999 (7.98%) E-Commerce
13 1966 (7.84%) Microservices
14 1917 (7.65%) MVC
15 1665 (6.64%) Multithreading
16 1617 (6.45%) SOA
17 1528 (6.10%) Unit Testing
17 1528 (6.10%) Web Development
18 1520 (6.06%) Mentoring
19 1434 (5.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7402 (29.53%) JavaScript
2 7128 (28.44%) SQL
3 5197 (20.73%) Python
4 4675 (18.65%) C#
5 3772 (15.05%) C++
6 2114 (8.43%) Scala
7 1857 (7.41%) Ruby
8 1840 (7.34%) PHP
9 1614 (6.44%) C
10 1124 (4.48%) Perl
11 900 (3.59%) PL/SQL
12 892 (3.56%) Bash Shell
13 720 (2.87%) Groovy
14 719 (2.87%) Shell Script
15 612 (2.44%) Go
16 512 (2.04%) Objective-C
17 423 (1.69%) R
18 402 (1.60%) T-SQL
19 390 (1.56%) PowerShell
20 302 (1.20%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4314 (17.21%) Degree
2 1512 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 1013 (4.04%) Security Cleared
4 443 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 436 (1.74%) PhD
6 424 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 361 (1.44%) ISEB
8 325 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 243 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
10 208 (0.83%) Master's Degree
11 135 (0.54%) CISSP
12 122 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 73 (0.29%) PMI Certification
14 55 (0.22%) Sun Certification
15 54 (0.22%) PMP
16 52 (0.21%) GCIA
17 51 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
18 49 (0.20%) CREST Certified
19 46 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
20 44 (0.18%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2064 (8.23%) QA
2 164 (0.65%) SLA
3 82 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 78 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 61 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 53 (0.21%) MiFID
7 50 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 33 (0.13%) GCP
9 31 (0.12%) PMO
10 19 (0.076%) ISO 14001
11 15 (0.060%) EMIR
12 14 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
14 10 (0.040%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 10 (0.040%) SEPA
15 8 (0.032%) Def Stans
16 7 (0.028%) MISRA
16 7 (0.028%) MISRA C
17 6 (0.024%) ISO 8583
17 6 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 1480 (5.90%) Docker
2 315 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (0.54%) HDFS
4 129 (0.51%) Active Directory
5 98 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 86 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 80 (0.32%) Apache Flume
8 67 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 62 (0.25%) KVM
10 61 (0.24%) Snort
11 56 (0.22%) vSphere
12 45 (0.18%) Xen
13 43 (0.17%) Firmware
13 43 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 34 (0.14%) VirtualBox
15 27 (0.11%) XenServer
16 26 (0.10%) NFS
17 17 (0.068%) Dovecot
17 17 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
18 16 (0.064%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1129 (4.50%) Puppet
2 933 (3.72%) Ansible
3 915 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
4 417 (1.66%) Kubernetes
5 239 (0.95%) Nagios
6 180 (0.72%) Terraform
7 171 (0.68%) Kibana
8 145 (0.58%) Salt
9 138 (0.55%) Mesos
10 114 (0.45%) logstash
11 99 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
12 82 (0.33%) Grafana
13 64 (0.26%) Packer
14 54 (0.22%) Oozie
15 49 (0.20%) Tivoli
16 43 (0.17%) ZABBIX
17 41 (0.16%) Icinga
18 38 (0.15%) Graphite
18 38 (0.15%) HAProxy
18 38 (0.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 3775 (15.06%) Oracle
2 1352 (5.39%) Microsoft
3 789 (3.15%) SAP
4 771 (3.08%) Google
5 603 (2.41%) IBM
6 567 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 415 (1.66%) VMware
8 371 (1.48%) hybris
9 351 (1.40%) TIBCO
10 334 (1.33%) Sybase
11 333 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 264 (1.05%) Adobe
13 219 (0.87%) Splunk
14 180 (0.72%) HP
15 158 (0.63%) Tableau
16 143 (0.57%) AppDynamics
16 143 (0.57%) ATG
17 141 (0.56%) Cognizant
17 141 (0.56%) Talend
18 139 (0.55%) Atlassian
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Isle of Man
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum - can flex dependant on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Athelstan Search
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Share Options + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago