Java Jobs in the UK excluding London

Java
UK > UK excluding London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London requiring Java skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Java over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 33 32 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 4,409 3,972 8,223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.50% 7.19% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.71% 18.63% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,160 2,075 3,930
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% +4.55%
75th Percentile £75,772 £78,875 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London

Java falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills in the UK excluding London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23,571 21,319 34,264
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.43% 38.58% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16,991 12,850 20,984
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.91% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £66,500 £71,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in the UK excluding London

Java
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Java in the UK excluding London

Java
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Java in the UK excluding London

Java
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 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Scotland +10 1,716 £55,000 -20.80% 54
South East -2 899 £60,000 -7.69% 84
North of England -23 670 £60,000 -7.69% 89
South West -5 610 £56,500 -9.53% 102
North West -17 499 £60,000 -11.11% 67
Midlands -63 276 £55,000 -8.33% 50
West Midlands -33 195 £55,000 -8.33% 41
Yorkshire -63 124 £60,000 -7.69% 12
East of England -62 121 £62,500 -10.71% 26
East Midlands -73 80 £52,500 -11.02% 9
Wales -14 78 £50,000 -3.84% 11
North East -43 47 £65,465 +0.71% 10
Northern Ireland -25 40 £85,000 +70.00% 12
Java
UK

Java
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 425 (9.64%) Apache Spark
2 180 (4.08%) Apache
3 103 (2.34%) FileNet
4 46 (1.04%) Camunda
5 41 (0.93%) Confluence
6 38 (0.86%) Tuxedo
7 37 (0.84%) nginx
8 32 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
9 29 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 28 (0.64%) OpenStack
11 25 (0.57%) WebLogic
12 24 (0.54%) IIS
13 21 (0.48%) GemFire
14 20 (0.45%) JBoss
15 16 (0.36%) WebSphere
16 11 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
16 11 (0.25%) CICS
17 9 (0.20%) Red Hat Fuse
18 8 (0.18%) CMS
18 8 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (1.16%) Simulink
2 22 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.14%) Adobe XD
6 4 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.091%) CANalyzer
6 4 (0.091%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.023%) CATIA
7 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.11%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.091%) NEC Housing
3 4 (0.091%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.091%) Shopify
3 4 (0.091%) Sonata
4 3 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.068%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.045%) iTrent
5 2 (0.045%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.045%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.023%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.023%) Salesforce CRM
6 1 (0.023%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.023%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.023%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1,789 (40.58%) AWS
2 891 (20.21%) Azure
3 331 (7.51%) Serverless
4 251 (5.69%) GCP
5 172 (3.90%) Amazon S3
6 167 (3.79%) IBM Cloud
7 160 (3.63%) SaaS
8 158 (3.58%) Azure DevOps
9 145 (3.29%) GitHub
10 139 (3.15%) AWS Lambda
11 134 (3.04%) OpenShift
12 131 (2.97%) Amazon EKS
13 123 (2.79%) Azure Functions
14 120 (2.72%) Amazon ECS
15 117 (2.65%) Azure Logic Apps
16 116 (2.63%) Azure API Management
17 115 (2.61%) Azure Service Bus
18 92 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
19 87 (1.97%) Datadog
20 83 (1.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 65 (1.47%) DNS
3 54 (1.22%) HTTP
4 42 (0.95%) DHCP
5 36 (0.82%) Firewall
6 35 (0.79%) AMQP
7 25 (0.57%) Network Security
8 17 (0.39%) Kerberos
8 17 (0.39%) Modbus
8 17 (0.39%) WAN
9 14 (0.32%) MQTT
9 14 (0.32%) SSH
10 13 (0.29%) Internet
10 13 (0.29%) SNMP
11 10 (0.23%) DSL
11 10 (0.23%) Wireless
12 6 (0.14%) Bluetooth
12 6 (0.14%) VPN
13 5 (0.11%) VSAN
14 4 (0.091%) LoRaWAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 800 (18.14%) NoSQL
2 402 (9.12%) PostgreSQL
3 386 (8.75%) MongoDB
4 369 (8.37%) Relational Database
5 368 (8.35%) Big Data
6 286 (6.49%) Hadoop
7 228 (5.17%) MySQL
8 209 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
9 196 (4.45%) SQL Server
10 153 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 149 (3.38%) DB2
12 87 (1.97%) Data Lake
13 65 (1.47%) Oracle Database
14 64 (1.45%) Apache Hive
15 61 (1.38%) Redis
16 57 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
16 57 (1.29%) HBase
17 52 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
18 51 (1.16%) DynamoDB
19 50 (1.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 401 (9.10%) Git
2 344 (7.80%) Jenkins
3 310 (7.03%) JUnit
4 162 (3.67%) Selenium
5 161 (3.65%) GitLab
6 138 (3.13%) JIRA
7 120 (2.72%) Cypress.io
8 118 (2.68%) Maven
9 107 (2.43%) Cucumber
10 106 (2.40%) Jasmine
11 82 (1.86%) WebDriver
12 74 (1.68%) Mockito
13 67 (1.52%) Visual Studio
14 65 (1.47%) Protractor
15 60 (1.36%) Karma Test Runner
16 58 (1.32%) JMeter
17 57 (1.29%) Gradle
18 53 (1.20%) Bitbucket Server
19 51 (1.16%) Postman
20 44 (1.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1,763 (39.99%) Finance
2 1,587 (35.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1,450 (32.89%) Law
4 727 (16.49%) Social Skills
5 653 (14.81%) Marketing
6 467 (10.59%) Legal
7 399 (9.05%) Banking
8 322 (7.30%) Public Sector
9 255 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
10 233 (5.28%) Investment Banking
11 154 (3.49%) Influencing Skills
12 131 (2.97%) Financial Institution
13 109 (2.47%) Aerospace
14 74 (1.68%) Electronics
15 53 (1.20%) Retail
16 51 (1.16%) Manufacturing
16 51 (1.16%) Telecoms
17 44 (1.00%) Military
17 44 (1.00%) Private Banking
18 40 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 1,947 (44.16%) Software Engineer
2 1,133 (25.70%) Developer
3 951 (21.57%) Java Engineer
4 833 (18.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 814 (18.46%) Lead
6 778 (17.65%) Senior
7 456 (10.34%) Lead Software Engineer
8 428 (9.71%) Java Developer
9 351 (7.96%) Full Stack Engineer
10 301 (6.83%) Senior Software Engineer
11 271 (6.15%) Full Stack Software Engineer
12 266 (6.03%) Lead Java Engineer
13 227 (5.15%) Full Stack Developer
14 221 (5.01%) Software Developer
15 211 (4.79%) Big Data Engineer
16 207 (4.69%) Big Data Software Engineer
17 205 (4.65%) Senior Developer
18 192 (4.35%) Scala Engineer
18 192 (4.35%) Scala Software Engineer
19 181 (4.11%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,106 (25.09%) Spring
2 914 (20.73%) React
3 696 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 623 (14.13%) Spring Boot
5 595 (13.50%) Node.js
6 584 (13.25%) HTML
7 525 (11.91%) CSS
8 505 (11.45%) REST
9 504 (11.43%) Kafka
10 355 (8.05%) .NET
11 334 (7.58%) Web Services
12 308 (6.99%) Hibernate
13 300 (6.80%) jQuery
14 291 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 288 (6.53%) J2EE
16 274 (6.21%) RESTful
17 242 (5.49%) JSON
18 177 (4.01%) Vue
19 175 (3.97%) GraphQL
20 168 (3.81%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 700 (15.88%) Algorithms
2 605 (13.72%) Cloud Native
3 256 (5.81%) Data Structures
4 205 (4.65%) Public Cloud
5 172 (3.90%) Blockchain
6 167 (3.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 132 (2.99%) Onboarding
8 116 (2.63%) Private Cloud
9 105 (2.38%) Product Ownership
10 99 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
11 92 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
12 83 (1.88%) Management Information System
13 81 (1.84%) Distributed Systems
14 65 (1.47%) Distributed Applications
15 52 (1.18%) Reference Data
16 48 (1.09%) IoT
17 47 (1.07%) e-Learning
17 47 (1.07%) Mobile App
18 45 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
19 43 (0.98%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 743 (16.85%) Linux
2 354 (8.03%) Windows
3 224 (5.08%) Android
4 187 (4.24%) Unix
5 161 (3.65%) Apple iOS
6 105 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 56 (1.27%) CentOS
8 55 (1.25%) Ubuntu
9 48 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
10 31 (0.70%) Debian
11 29 (0.66%) Windows Server
12 22 (0.50%) AIX
13 8 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.11%) VMS
15 4 (0.091%) Solaris
16 3 (0.068%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.068%) Kali Linux
16 3 (0.068%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.045%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,527 (57.31%) Software Engineering
2 2,472 (56.07%) Agile
3 1,589 (36.04%) CI/CD
4 1,513 (34.32%) SDLC
5 1,241 (28.15%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1,087 (24.65%) Operational Stability
7 1,037 (23.52%) Machine Learning
8 860 (19.51%) Microservices
9 814 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
10 788 (17.87%) Full Stack Development
11 742 (16.83%) DevOps
12 712 (16.15%) Community of Practice
13 611 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 540 (12.25%) Computer Science
15 533 (12.09%) Mentoring
16 532 (12.07%) Visualisation
17 508 (11.52%) TDD
18 478 (10.84%) Risk Management
19 472 (10.71%) Test Automation
20 442 (10.02%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1,573 (35.68%) SQL
2 1,529 (34.68%) Python
3 1,091 (24.74%) JavaScript
4 595 (13.50%) C#
5 417 (9.46%) TypeScript
6 371 (8.41%) Scala
7 338 (7.67%) C++
8 284 (6.44%) C
9 149 (3.38%) Kotlin
10 135 (3.06%) Go
11 134 (3.04%) PL/SQL
12 107 (2.43%) PowerShell
13 102 (2.31%) PHP
14 99 (2.25%) Shell Script
15 94 (2.13%) Bash
16 74 (1.68%) Ruby
17 54 (1.22%) COBOL
18 51 (1.16%) Groovy
18 51 (1.16%) T-SQL
19 49 (1.11%) Rust
Qualifications
1 657 (14.90%) Security Cleared
2 543 (12.32%) Degree
3 417 (9.46%) SC Cleared
4 273 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 166 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 77 (1.75%) Master's Degree
7 61 (1.38%) PhD
8 44 (1.00%) AWS Certification
9 28 (0.64%) Azure Certification
10 19 (0.43%) DBS Check
11 17 (0.39%) HNC
12 14 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
13 13 (0.29%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.18%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 8 (0.18%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.16%) AWS Certified Developer
15 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (0.14%) CISSP
16 6 (0.14%) SANS
17 5 (0.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (3.63%) QA
2 62 (1.41%) SLA
3 57 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 21 (0.48%) GDPR
5 17 (0.39%) Accessibility
6 9 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.18%) TickIT
8 7 (0.16%) NIST
9 4 (0.091%) COBIT
9 4 (0.091%) Def Stans
9 4 (0.091%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.091%) ISO 26262
9 4 (0.091%) SEPA
10 2 (0.045%) Software Quality Assurance
11 1 (0.023%) AQAP
11 1 (0.023%) California Consumer Privacy Act
11 1 (0.023%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.023%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.023%) PMO
System Software
1 565 (12.81%) Docker
2 61 (1.38%) Hyper-V
3 59 (1.34%) HDFS
4 49 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (0.52%) Firmware
6 22 (0.50%) Active Directory
7 21 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (0.32%) VMware NSX
9 11 (0.25%) Time Sharing Option
10 9 (0.20%) Embedded Firmware
10 9 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.023%) Dovecot
14 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.023%) Postfix
14 1 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 697 (15.81%) Kubernetes
2 386 (8.75%) Terraform
3 190 (4.31%) Ansible
4 142 (3.22%) Grafana
5 86 (1.95%) Puppet
6 56 (1.27%) Prometheus
7 40 (0.91%) Kibana
8 35 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
9 26 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
10 24 (0.54%) OpenSSO
11 21 (0.48%) HAProxy
11 21 (0.48%) Zipkin
12 19 (0.43%) Progress Chef
13 13 (0.29%) WMI
14 7 (0.16%) Graphite
15 5 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
15 5 (0.11%) Opsgenie
15 5 (0.11%) Podman
16 3 (0.068%) Argo
16 3 (0.068%) Packer
Vendors
1 601 (13.63%) Oracle
2 244 (5.53%) Red Hat
3 190 (4.31%) Microsoft
4 188 (4.26%) IBM
5 179 (4.06%) Google
6 159 (3.61%) Splunk
7 127 (2.88%) Dynatrace
8 119 (2.70%) Databricks
9 64 (1.45%) VMware
10 59 (1.34%) Cloudera
11 55 (1.25%) Informatica
12 53 (1.20%) SaltStack
13 51 (1.16%) Xilinx
14 49 (1.11%) Alteryx
15 43 (0.98%) Micro Focus
16 32 (0.73%) SAP
17 30 (0.68%) Remedy
18 28 (0.64%) WSO2
18 28 (0.64%) YouTube
19 26 (0.59%) Atlassian