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

3 months to
26 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 11912 13681 13073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.11% 14.12% 13.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.72% 27.18% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9960 11621 11038
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 £45,000

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 42965 50328 50420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.50% 51.93% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36902 43775 43247
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 26 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 26 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 -1 5645 £62,500 +4.16% 917
South East +1 1876 £47,500 - 281
South West +7 1074 £45,000 +4.65% 123
East of England +4 955 £45,000 - 136
North West 0 766 £47,500 +11.76% 162
Yorkshire 0 762 £47,500 +5.55% 135
West Midlands -5 390 £45,000 - 44
East Midlands +2 332 £42,500 +6.25% 67
North East +16 93 £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 26 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 12162 (50.05%) Agile Software Development
2 7236 (29.78%) JavaScript
3 7161 (29.47%) SQL
4 5665 (23.31%) Finance
5 5419 (22.30%) HTML
6 5176 (21.30%) Spring
7 5021 (20.66%) Linux
8 4874 (20.06%) TDD
9 4832 (19.88%) Python
10 4706 (19.36%) Software Engineering
11 4581 (18.85%) C#
12 4236 (17.43%) Degree
13 4185 (17.22%) Scrum
14 4051 (16.67%) CSS
15 3675 (15.12%) Web Services
16 3625 (14.92%) Oracle
17 3576 (14.71%) OO
18 3503 (14.41%) C++
19 3318 (13.65%) .NET
20 3239 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
21 3124 (12.85%) Computer Science
22 3107 (12.78%) XML
23 2959 (12.18%) Git (software)
24 2827 (11.63%) AngularJS
25 2647 (10.89%) Hibernate
26 2595 (10.68%) Jenkins
27 2570 (10.58%) J2EE
28 2548 (10.48%) NoSQL
29 2543 (10.46%) BDD
30 2517 (10.36%) 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 1790 (7.37%) Tomcat
2 1316 (5.42%) JBoss
3 1280 (5.27%) Apache
4 1094 (4.50%) Apache Spark
5 988 (4.07%) WebSphere
6 798 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
7 738 (3.04%) WebLogic
8 431 (1.77%) Confluence
9 427 (1.76%) IIS
10 389 (1.60%) CMS
11 385 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 358 (1.47%) Apache Solr
13 306 (1.26%) Jetty
14 297 (1.22%) Apache Pig
15 261 (1.07%) OpenStack
16 260 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 232 (0.95%) Mule
18 184 (0.76%) GlassFish
19 171 (0.70%) nginx
20 164 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 544 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 140 (0.58%) MS Office
3 84 (0.35%) 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 (0.074%) Simulink
9 16 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (0.049%) FrameMaker
11 10 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (0.037%) InVision
13 5 (0.021%) Weka
14 4 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.016%) SPSS Modeler
15 3 (0.012%) HipChat
15 3 (0.012%) Mathcad
15 3 (0.012%) OrCAD
16 2 (0.008%) Chatbot
16 2 (0.008%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 189 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 94 (0.39%) Magento
3 74 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
4 62 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 60 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 59 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
7 54 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 34 (0.14%) RMDS
9 30 (0.12%) SAP HR
10 29 (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 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
14 23 (0.095%) NetSuite
15 22 (0.091%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
16 21 (0.086%) SAP ECC
17 20 (0.082%) Aligne
17 20 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
18 19 (0.078%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2474 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 963 (3.96%) SaaS
3 730 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 529 (2.18%) GitHub
5 280 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 229 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 223 (0.92%) PaaS
8 217 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 182 (0.75%) IaaS
10 115 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 105 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 78 (0.32%) Google Play
13 76 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
14 72 (0.30%) Google Analytics
15 67 (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%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 752 (3.09%) HTTP
2 575 (2.37%) Internet
3 424 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 291 (1.20%) Firewall
5 253 (1.04%) DNS
6 229 (0.94%) LDAP
7 207 (0.85%) SSL
8 123 (0.51%) FTP
9 113 (0.46%) LAN
10 106 (0.44%) SAN
11 99 (0.41%) Network Security
12 92 (0.38%) DHCP
13 88 (0.36%) WAN
14 79 (0.33%) Kerberos
15 78 (0.32%) SMTP
16 67 (0.28%) Wireless
17 65 (0.27%) Ethernet
18 63 (0.26%) iSCSI
19 57 (0.23%) Multicast
19 57 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2548 (10.48%) NoSQL
2 2280 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2237 (9.21%) MySQL
4 2195 (9.03%) Big Data
5 1675 (6.89%) Relational Database
6 1666 (6.86%) MongoDB
7 1591 (6.55%) Hadoop
8 919 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 892 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
10 710 (2.92%) RDBMS
11 618 (2.54%) Oracle Database
12 457 (1.88%) Apache Hive
13 450 (1.85%) Redis
14 388 (1.60%) HBase
15 331 (1.36%) DB2
16 327 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
17 237 (0.98%) Neo4j
18 226 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 184 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 159 (0.65%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2959 (12.18%) Git (software)
2 2595 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 2216 (9.12%) Selenium
4 2205 (9.07%) Maven
5 1822 (7.50%) JUnit
6 1415 (5.82%) JIRA
7 1258 (5.18%) Cucumber
8 1242 (5.11%) Subversion
9 711 (2.93%) WebDriver
10 709 (2.92%) Eclipse
11 680 (2.80%) Gradle
12 657 (2.70%) Ant
13 599 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 465 (1.91%) Mockito
15 397 (1.63%) JMeter
16 346 (1.42%) TeamCity
17 336 (1.38%) IntelliJ
18 317 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
19 314 (1.29%) Visual Studio
20 309 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 5665 (23.31%) Finance
2 2517 (10.36%) Banking
3 1232 (5.07%) Retail
4 1042 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 811 (3.34%) Games
6 705 (2.90%) Marketing
7 662 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 604 (2.49%) Advertising
9 582 (2.39%) Front Office
10 367 (1.51%) Manufacturing
11 336 (1.38%) Publishing
12 323 (1.33%) Electronics
13 219 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 217 (0.89%) Back Office
15 206 (0.85%) Legal
16 126 (0.52%) Military
17 124 (0.51%) Automotive
18 75 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 74 (0.30%) Law
20 62 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13166 (54.18%) Developer
2 8424 (34.66%) Java Developer
3 2875 (11.83%) Senior Developer
4 2289 (9.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 2044 (8.41%) Software Engineer
6 1773 (7.30%) Java Engineer
7 1748 (7.19%) Architect
8 1405 (5.78%) Software Developer
9 1127 (4.64%) Analyst
10 909 (3.74%) Java Software Engineer
11 887 (3.65%) Graduate
12 837 (3.44%) Junior
13 800 (3.29%) Consultant
14 793 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
15 768 (3.16%) Lead Developer
16 728 (3.00%) C# Developer
17 706 (2.91%) Java Software Developer
18 691 (2.84%) DevOps Engineer
19 668 (2.75%) Junior Developer
20 649 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5419 (22.30%) HTML
2 5176 (21.30%) Spring
3 4051 (16.67%) CSS
4 3675 (15.12%) Web Services
5 3318 (13.65%) .NET
6 3107 (12.78%) XML
7 2827 (11.63%) AngularJS
8 2647 (10.89%) Hibernate
9 2570 (10.58%) J2EE
10 2505 (10.31%) REST
11 1833 (7.54%) RESTful
12 1822 (7.50%) Node.js
13 1787 (7.35%) HTML5
14 1719 (7.07%) SOAP
15 1501 (6.18%) jQuery
16 1256 (5.17%) JSON
17 1204 (4.95%) Java EE
18 1185 (4.88%) React
19 1134 (4.67%) JMS
20 815 (3.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3124 (12.85%) Computer Science
2 1338 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 992 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 959 (3.95%) Fintech
5 900 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 888 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 778 (3.20%) User Experience
8 531 (2.19%) Data Structures
9 503 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 344 (1.42%) Derivative
11 319 (1.31%) Management Information System
12 311 (1.28%) Equities
13 287 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 259 (1.07%) Hedge funds
15 244 (1.00%) Fixed Income
16 238 (0.98%) iPad
17 217 (0.89%) Data Centre
18 173 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
19 161 (0.66%) Virtual Team
20 135 (0.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5021 (20.66%) Linux
2 2285 (9.40%) Unix
3 1986 (8.17%) Windows
4 1335 (5.49%) Android
5 945 (3.89%) Apple iOS
6 383 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 302 (1.24%) CentOS
8 300 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 191 (0.79%) Solaris
10 170 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 119 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 97 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 77 (0.32%) Mac OS
14 63 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 62 (0.26%) Debian
16 59 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
17 51 (0.21%) AIX
18 47 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
19 43 (0.18%) Windows 7
20 33 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12162 (50.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4874 (20.06%) TDD
3 4706 (19.36%) Software Engineering
4 4185 (17.22%) Scrum
5 3576 (14.71%) OO
6 3239 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2543 (10.46%) BDD
8 2464 (10.14%) DevOps
9 2204 (9.07%) SDLC
10 1961 (8.07%) E-Commerce
11 1870 (7.69%) Open Source
12 1832 (7.54%) MVC
13 1682 (6.92%) Web Development
14 1670 (6.87%) SOA
15 1653 (6.80%) Microservices
16 1600 (6.58%) Multithreading
17 1592 (6.55%) Mentoring
18 1348 (5.55%) Unit Testing
19 1324 (5.45%) OOP
20 1316 (5.42%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 7236 (29.78%) JavaScript
2 7161 (29.47%) SQL
3 4832 (19.88%) Python
4 4581 (18.85%) C#
5 3503 (14.41%) C++
6 2195 (9.03%) Scala
7 1869 (7.69%) PHP
8 1749 (7.20%) Ruby
9 1483 (6.10%) C
10 1305 (5.37%) Perl
11 967 (3.98%) Bash Shell
12 750 (3.09%) PL/SQL
13 651 (2.68%) Groovy
14 609 (2.51%) Go
15 581 (2.39%) Shell Script
16 450 (1.85%) Objective-C
17 387 (1.59%) PowerShell
18 386 (1.59%) T-SQL
19 349 (1.44%) R
20 242 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4236 (17.43%) Degree
2 966 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 418 (1.72%) PhD
4 417 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 402 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 365 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 359 (1.48%) ISEB
8 138 (0.57%) CISSP
9 120 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 67 (0.28%) CEH
11 60 (0.25%) CISA
12 57 (0.23%) PMI Certification
13 54 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
14 52 (0.21%) CCNA
15 48 (0.20%) AWS Certification
16 46 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 42 (0.17%) GCIA
17 42 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
18 41 (0.17%) Sun Certification
19 40 (0.16%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1973 (8.12%) QA
2 216 (0.89%) SDET
3 135 (0.56%) SLA
4 132 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 85 (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 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
12 14 (0.058%) 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 (0.025%) GDPR
18 5 (0.021%) Basel III
19 4 (0.016%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1269 (5.22%) Docker
2 405 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 163 (0.67%) HDFS
5 153 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 100 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 89 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 88 (0.36%) Apache Flume
9 86 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
10 83 (0.34%) KVM
11 62 (0.26%) vSphere
12 61 (0.25%) NFS
13 59 (0.24%) Xen
14 42 (0.17%) VirtualBox
15 36 (0.15%) Firmware
16 35 (0.14%) Varnish
17 31 (0.13%) SRDF
18 27 (0.11%) XenServer
19 26 (0.11%) Snort
19 26 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1173 (4.83%) Puppet
2 922 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
3 847 (3.49%) Ansible
4 337 (1.39%) Kubernetes
5 250 (1.03%) Nagios
6 184 (0.76%) Salt
7 182 (0.75%) Kibana
8 133 (0.55%) Terraform
9 124 (0.51%) logstash
10 122 (0.50%) Mesos
11 108 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
12 86 (0.35%) Oozie
13 84 (0.35%) Grafana
14 59 (0.24%) Packer
15 58 (0.24%) Graphite
16 51 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
17 50 (0.21%) Nmap
17 50 (0.21%) Tivoli
18 43 (0.18%) StatsD
19 39 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3625 (14.92%) Oracle
2 1298 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 656 (2.70%) Google
4 631 (2.60%) IBM
5 614 (2.53%) SAP
6 560 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 518 (2.13%) VMware
8 376 (1.55%) Adobe
9 358 (1.47%) TIBCO
10 335 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
11 311 (1.28%) hybris
12 302 (1.24%) Sybase
13 240 (0.99%) HP
14 191 (0.79%) Atlassian
15 187 (0.77%) Splunk
16 165 (0.68%) Tableau
17 163 (0.67%) Talend
18 135 (0.56%) Cisco
19 129 (0.53%) New Relic
20 121 (0.50%) Apple
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pens, Bonus, Health etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pension, Health
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago