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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / England
Rank 9 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 12055 13620 12984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.11% 14.11% 13.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.74% 27.17% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10090 11575 10957
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,575
% change year-on-year - +0.95%  

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 43456 50126 50020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.46% 51.94% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37329 43600 42886
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 5713 £62,500 +4.16% 928
South East +1 1886 £47,500 - 279
South West +6 1099 £45,000 +4.65% 124
East of England +3 964 £45,000 - 137
North West +1 773 £47,500 +11.76% 165
Yorkshire 0 768 £47,500 +5.55% 135
West Midlands -5 394 £45,000 - 45
East Midlands +2 342 £42,500 +6.25% 67
North East +13 95 £38,000 -10.58% 29
Midlands +11 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 12249 (50.01%) Agile Software Development
2 7279 (29.72%) JavaScript
3 7215 (29.46%) SQL
4 5719 (23.35%) Finance
5 5461 (22.30%) HTML
6 5198 (21.22%) Spring
7 5061 (20.66%) Linux
8 4900 (20.01%) TDD
9 4866 (19.87%) Python
10 4745 (19.37%) Software Engineering
11 4619 (18.86%) C#
12 4267 (17.42%) Degree
13 4215 (17.21%) Scrum
14 4077 (16.65%) CSS
15 3704 (15.12%) Web Services
16 3659 (14.94%) Oracle
17 3599 (14.69%) OO
18 3534 (14.43%) C++
19 3348 (13.67%) .NET
20 3254 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
21 3143 (12.83%) Computer Science
22 3128 (12.77%) XML
23 2985 (12.19%) Git (software)
24 2848 (11.63%) AngularJS
25 2654 (10.84%) Hibernate
26 2610 (10.66%) Jenkins
27 2585 (10.55%) J2EE
28 2566 (10.48%) NoSQL
29 2560 (10.45%) BDD
30 2531 (10.33%) Banking

Java
Top Related 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 1805 (7.37%) Tomcat
2 1330 (5.43%) JBoss
3 1293 (5.28%) Apache
4 1107 (4.52%) Apache Spark
5 1000 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 807 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
7 749 (3.06%) WebLogic
8 432 (1.76%) Confluence
9 431 (1.76%) IIS
10 392 (1.60%) CMS
10 392 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 361 (1.47%) Apache Solr
12 310 (1.27%) Jetty
13 300 (1.22%) Apache Pig
14 262 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 261 (1.07%) OpenStack
16 234 (0.96%) Mule
17 183 (0.75%) GlassFish
18 173 (0.71%) nginx
19 172 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 550 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 140 (0.57%) MS Office
3 84 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 52 (0.21%) SPSS
5 42 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 38 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 36 (0.15%) MS Project
8 18 (0.073%) Simulink
9 16 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (0.049%) FrameMaker
10 12 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
11 9 (0.037%) InVision
12 5 (0.020%) Weka
13 4 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.016%) SPSS Modeler
14 3 (0.012%) HipChat
14 3 (0.012%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.012%) Mathcad
14 3 (0.012%) OrCAD
15 2 (0.008%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 191 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 95 (0.39%) Magento
3 75 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
4 64 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 61 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 59 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
7 54 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 34 (0.14%) RMDS
9 31 (0.13%) SAP HR
10 30 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
11 26 (0.11%) Maximo
11 26 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
12 25 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
13 24 (0.098%) BusinessWorks
14 23 (0.094%) NetSuite
15 22 (0.090%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
15 22 (0.090%) SAP ECC
16 20 (0.082%) Aligne
16 20 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
17 18 (0.073%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2486 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
2 964 (3.94%) SaaS
3 734 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 527 (2.15%) GitHub
5 280 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 227 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 224 (0.91%) PaaS
8 219 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 182 (0.74%) IaaS
10 115 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 105 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 80 (0.33%) Google Play
13 76 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
14 72 (0.29%) Google Analytics
15 68 (0.28%) Force.com
16 61 (0.25%) Office 365
17 56 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
17 56 (0.23%) Heroku
18 51 (0.21%) OpenShift
19 49 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 760 (3.10%) HTTP
2 574 (2.34%) Internet
3 428 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 293 (1.20%) Firewall
5 255 (1.04%) DNS
6 231 (0.94%) LDAP
7 210 (0.86%) SSL
8 123 (0.50%) FTP
9 113 (0.46%) LAN
10 107 (0.44%) SAN
11 99 (0.40%) Network Security
12 93 (0.38%) DHCP
13 88 (0.36%) WAN
14 79 (0.32%) Kerberos
14 79 (0.32%) SMTP
15 69 (0.28%) Wireless
16 65 (0.27%) Ethernet
17 63 (0.26%) iSCSI
18 58 (0.24%) Intranet
19 57 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2566 (10.48%) NoSQL
2 2300 (9.39%) SQL Server
3 2250 (9.19%) MySQL
4 2216 (9.05%) Big Data
5 1691 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1678 (6.85%) MongoDB
7 1609 (6.57%) Hadoop
8 926 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 894 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
10 714 (2.92%) RDBMS
11 628 (2.56%) Oracle Database
12 459 (1.87%) Apache Hive
13 447 (1.83%) Redis
14 388 (1.58%) HBase
15 338 (1.38%) DB2
16 331 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
17 237 (0.97%) Neo4j
18 226 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 184 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 163 (0.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2985 (12.19%) Git (software)
2 2610 (10.66%) Jenkins
3 2221 (9.07%) Maven
4 2220 (9.06%) Selenium
5 1837 (7.50%) JUnit
6 1422 (5.81%) JIRA
7 1266 (5.17%) Cucumber
8 1250 (5.10%) Subversion
9 715 (2.92%) Eclipse
10 712 (2.91%) WebDriver
11 686 (2.80%) Gradle
12 663 (2.71%) Ant
13 604 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 465 (1.90%) Mockito
15 397 (1.62%) JMeter
16 351 (1.43%) TeamCity
17 341 (1.39%) IntelliJ
18 320 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
19 318 (1.30%) Visual Studio
20 311 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 5719 (23.35%) Finance
2 2531 (10.33%) Banking
3 1240 (5.06%) Retail
4 1053 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 814 (3.32%) Games
6 714 (2.92%) Marketing
7 666 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 613 (2.50%) Advertising
9 583 (2.38%) Front Office
10 372 (1.52%) Manufacturing
11 339 (1.38%) Publishing
12 325 (1.33%) Electronics
13 224 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 220 (0.90%) Back Office
15 206 (0.84%) Legal
16 127 (0.52%) Automotive
17 126 (0.51%) Military
18 75 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 74 (0.30%) Law
20 63 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13269 (54.17%) Developer
2 8487 (34.65%) Java Developer
3 2898 (11.83%) Senior Developer
4 2306 (9.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2063 (8.42%) Software Engineer
6 1786 (7.29%) Java Engineer
7 1768 (7.22%) Architect
8 1413 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 1132 (4.62%) Analyst
10 919 (3.75%) Java Software Engineer
11 892 (3.64%) Graduate
12 842 (3.44%) Junior
13 813 (3.32%) Consultant
14 796 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
15 772 (3.15%) Lead Developer
16 735 (3.00%) C# Developer
17 713 (2.91%) Java Software Developer
18 697 (2.85%) DevOps Engineer
19 671 (2.74%) Junior Developer
20 656 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5461 (22.30%) HTML
2 5198 (21.22%) Spring
3 4077 (16.65%) CSS
4 3704 (15.12%) Web Services
5 3348 (13.67%) .NET
6 3128 (12.77%) XML
7 2848 (11.63%) AngularJS
8 2654 (10.84%) Hibernate
9 2585 (10.55%) J2EE
10 2523 (10.30%) REST
11 1849 (7.55%) RESTful
12 1833 (7.48%) Node.js
13 1803 (7.36%) HTML5
14 1728 (7.06%) SOAP
15 1510 (6.17%) jQuery
16 1266 (5.17%) JSON
17 1218 (4.97%) Java EE
18 1188 (4.85%) React
19 1145 (4.67%) JMS
20 815 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3143 (12.83%) Computer Science
2 1342 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 1003 (4.10%) Algorithms
4 971 (3.96%) Fintech
5 909 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
6 894 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 780 (3.18%) User Experience
8 532 (2.17%) Data Structures
9 512 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 345 (1.41%) Derivative
11 322 (1.31%) Management Information System
12 318 (1.30%) Equities
13 289 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 261 (1.07%) Hedge funds
15 245 (1.00%) Fixed Income
16 238 (0.97%) iPad
17 218 (0.89%) Data Centre
18 175 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
19 166 (0.68%) Virtual Team
20 136 (0.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5061 (20.66%) Linux
2 2312 (9.44%) Unix
3 2008 (8.20%) Windows
4 1345 (5.49%) Android
5 952 (3.89%) Apple iOS
6 384 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 304 (1.24%) Windows Server
8 302 (1.23%) CentOS
9 192 (0.78%) Solaris
10 173 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 120 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 98 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 77 (0.31%) Mac OS
14 64 (0.26%) Debian
14 64 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 60 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
16 51 (0.21%) AIX
17 47 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
18 43 (0.18%) Windows 7
19 34 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12249 (50.01%) Agile Software Development
2 4900 (20.01%) TDD
3 4745 (19.37%) Software Engineering
4 4215 (17.21%) Scrum
5 3599 (14.69%) OO
6 3254 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2560 (10.45%) BDD
8 2478 (10.12%) DevOps
9 2224 (9.08%) SDLC
10 1958 (7.99%) E-Commerce
11 1886 (7.70%) Open Source
12 1849 (7.55%) MVC
13 1702 (6.95%) Web Development
14 1691 (6.90%) SOA
15 1664 (6.79%) Microservices
16 1617 (6.60%) Multithreading
17 1604 (6.55%) Mentoring
18 1352 (5.52%) Unit Testing
19 1332 (5.44%) OOP
20 1321 (5.39%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 7279 (29.72%) JavaScript
2 7215 (29.46%) SQL
3 4866 (19.87%) Python
4 4619 (18.86%) C#
5 3534 (14.43%) C++
6 2212 (9.03%) Scala
7 1884 (7.69%) PHP
8 1764 (7.20%) Ruby
9 1498 (6.12%) C
10 1321 (5.39%) Perl
11 973 (3.97%) Bash Shell
12 758 (3.09%) PL/SQL
13 661 (2.70%) Groovy
14 614 (2.51%) Go
15 592 (2.42%) Shell Script
16 450 (1.84%) Objective-C
17 389 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 389 (1.59%) T-SQL
18 352 (1.44%) R
19 244 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4267 (17.42%) Degree
2 973 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 421 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 420 (1.71%) PhD
5 403 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 367 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 362 (1.48%) ISEB
8 139 (0.57%) CISSP
9 122 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 69 (0.28%) CEH
11 60 (0.24%) CISA
12 57 (0.23%) PMI Certification
13 56 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
14 54 (0.22%) CCNA
15 49 (0.20%) AWS Certification
16 46 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 43 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
18 42 (0.17%) GCIA
18 42 (0.17%) GIAC
19 41 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1982 (8.09%) QA
2 217 (0.89%) SDET
3 135 (0.55%) SLA
4 134 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 86 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 73 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 39 (0.16%) MiFID
8 38 (0.16%) PMO
9 37 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 19 (0.078%) GCP
11 16 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
12 14 (0.057%) EMIR
13 12 (0.049%) ISO 14001
14 10 (0.041%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 10 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 8 (0.033%) HL7
16 7 (0.029%) WCAG
17 6 (0.024%) GDPR
18 5 (0.020%) Basel III
19 4 (0.016%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1278 (5.22%) Docker
2 408 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 239 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 166 (0.68%) HDFS
5 154 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 101 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 91 (0.37%) Apache Flume
8 90 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
9 87 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
10 83 (0.34%) KVM
11 62 (0.25%) vSphere
12 61 (0.25%) NFS
13 59 (0.24%) Xen
14 42 (0.17%) VirtualBox
15 38 (0.16%) Firmware
16 35 (0.14%) Varnish
17 31 (0.13%) SRDF
18 27 (0.11%) Snort
18 27 (0.11%) XenServer
19 26 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1181 (4.82%) Puppet
2 927 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
3 853 (3.48%) Ansible
4 342 (1.40%) Kubernetes
5 249 (1.02%) Nagios
6 184 (0.75%) Salt
7 182 (0.74%) Kibana
8 134 (0.55%) Terraform
9 124 (0.51%) logstash
9 124 (0.51%) Mesos
10 110 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
11 88 (0.36%) Oozie
12 84 (0.34%) Grafana
13 59 (0.24%) Packer
14 58 (0.24%) Graphite
15 53 (0.22%) Nmap
16 51 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
17 50 (0.20%) Tivoli
18 43 (0.18%) StatsD
19 39 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3659 (14.94%) Oracle
2 1313 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 660 (2.69%) Google
4 639 (2.61%) IBM
5 620 (2.53%) SAP
6 566 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 524 (2.14%) VMware
8 377 (1.54%) Adobe
9 361 (1.47%) TIBCO
10 334 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
11 315 (1.29%) hybris
12 304 (1.24%) Sybase
13 244 (1.00%) HP
14 195 (0.80%) Atlassian
15 189 (0.77%) Splunk
16 166 (0.68%) Tableau
17 165 (0.67%) Talend
18 138 (0.56%) Cisco
19 129 (0.53%) New Relic
20 126 (0.51%) MuleSoft
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £80,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £75,000 + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Competitive with Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 1 hour ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexi working, bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago