Period
to 5 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Java 9 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 9 over the 6 months to 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 9
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 734 763 883
Rank change year-on-year +29 +120 +29
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 8 102 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.012% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.023% 0.23% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 8 98 52
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
10th Percentile £52,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -35.29%

Java 9 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 34,866 45,026 58,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 53.47% 53.65% 56.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28,734 36,520 49,640
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £64,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%

Java 9
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Java 9 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Java 9 in the UK excluding London

Java 9
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 9 in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Java 9 in the UK excluding London

Java 9
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 9 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Java 9 in the UK excluding London

Java 9
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 9 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 5 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +54 5 £55,000 -42.11% 1
South West +23 2 - -
North of England +23 1 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Yorkshire +12 1 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Java 9
UK

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT jobs citing Java 9 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Java 9.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Microservices
4 4 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Maven
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
5 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (37.50%) Docker
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) JPA
6 2 (25.00%) Java 8
6 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (25.00%) JUnit
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
6 2 (25.00%) Thymeleaf

Java 9
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
1 1 (12.50%) GCP
1 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle CX
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Junior
2 4 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) JPA
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Thymeleaf
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Microservices
2 4 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Architectural Design
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Java 8
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Elastic Path
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) SAP