Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 9
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 953 1012 1204
Rank change year-on-year +59 +192 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 122 199 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.11% 0.007%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.20% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 103 172 7
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,375 £95,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -20.83% -

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 with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 78,039 97,710 98,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.79% 55.95% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 63,994 81,203 82,424
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Java 9
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Java 9 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Java 9 in the UK

Java 9
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 9.

Salary trend for Java 9 in the UK

Java 9
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 9 over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Java 9 in the UK

Java 9
Top 13 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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
England +30 116 £57,500 +4.55% 3
UK excluding London +33 76 £47,500 - 1
London +55 45 £75,000 +15.38% 2
North of England -3 45 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Yorkshire -4 30 £47,500 +5.56%
North West +32 15 £47,500 +5.56% 1
South West +7 12 £57,500 +4.55%
South East +26 8 £95,000 +35.71%
Scotland +12 4 £67,500 -
East of England +83 3 £41,500 -33.60%
Midlands +42 2 - -
West Midlands +28 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £31,250 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 with a requirement for Java 9.

1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (94.26%) Java 8
3 107 (87.70%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (59.84%) Spring
5 64 (52.46%) Spring Boot
6 63 (51.64%) Open Source
7 60 (49.18%) Greenfield Project
8 59 (48.36%) Software Engineering
9 56 (45.90%) Microservices
10 41 (33.61%) TDD
11 35 (28.69%) DevOps
12 31 (25.41%) AngularJS
13 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
14 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (18.85%) Spring Security
16 22 (18.03%) SQL
16 22 (18.03%) Finance
16 22 (18.03%) Blockchain
17 21 (17.21%) RESTful
18 19 (15.57%) HTML
19 18 (14.75%) CSS
19 18 (14.75%) React
20 17 (13.93%) JUnit
20 17 (13.93%) Scrum
21 16 (13.11%) JIRA
21 16 (13.11%) REST
22 15 (12.30%) Node.js
22 15 (12.30%) Artificial Intelligence
22 15 (12.30%) E-Commerce
23 14 (11.48%) Web Services

Java 9
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.46%) Confluence
3 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.64%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.64%) Magento
3 1 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.48%) GitHub
2 6 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.92%) SaaS
3 4 (3.28%) PaaS
4 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.03%) Blockchain
2 12 (9.84%) Big Data
2 12 (9.84%) MySQL
3 8 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.92%) MariaDB
4 6 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.92%) Redis
4 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.64%) Endeca
7 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (13.93%) JUnit
2 16 (13.11%) JIRA
3 11 (9.02%) Mockito
4 10 (8.20%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.20%) Gradle
5 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.92%) Spock
7 4 (3.28%) Maven
7 4 (3.28%) webpack
8 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.64%) Ant
9 2 (1.64%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.82%) Protractor
10 1 (0.82%) Selenium
10 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Banking
3 11 (9.02%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Publishing
4 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (58.20%) Developer
2 65 (53.28%) Java Developer
3 46 (37.70%) Java Engineer
4 40 (32.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 40 (32.79%) Software Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Senior Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (9.84%) Big Data Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Angular Developer
9 7 (5.74%) E-Commerce Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
10 6 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Architect
11 5 (4.10%) Java Architect
12 4 (3.28%) Cordova Developer
12 4 (3.28%) E-Commerce Architect
12 4 (3.28%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
12 4 (3.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (59.84%) Spring
2 64 (52.46%) Spring Boot
3 31 (25.41%) AngularJS
4 23 (18.85%) Spring Security
5 21 (17.21%) RESTful
6 19 (15.57%) HTML
7 18 (14.75%) CSS
7 18 (14.75%) React
8 16 (13.11%) REST
9 15 (12.30%) Node.js
10 14 (11.48%) Web Services
11 10 (8.20%) J2EE
12 9 (7.38%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.56%) .NET
14 7 (5.74%) Angular 2
15 6 (4.92%) .NET Core
15 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (4.92%) GraphQL
15 6 (4.92%) gRPC
16 5 (4.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (49.18%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (9.02%) iPad
3 9 (7.38%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.92%) Social Network
5 4 (3.28%) Bitcoin
5 4 (3.28%) User Experience
5 4 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.64%) CMDB
6 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Linux
2 5 (4.10%) Unix
3 3 (2.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (87.70%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (51.64%) Open Source
3 59 (48.36%) Software Engineering
4 56 (45.90%) Microservices
5 41 (33.61%) TDD
6 35 (28.69%) DevOps
7 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (13.93%) Scrum
9 15 (12.30%) Artificial Intelligence
9 15 (12.30%) E-Commerce
10 14 (11.48%) BDD
10 14 (11.48%) Computer Science
11 9 (7.38%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (7.38%) Kanban
11 9 (7.38%) OO
11 9 (7.38%) Web Development
12 8 (6.56%) Test Automation
13 7 (5.74%) Machine Learning
13 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
14 6 (4.92%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (94.26%) Java 8
3 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.03%) SQL
5 12 (9.84%) TypeScript
6 8 (6.56%) C#
6 8 (6.56%) Kotlin
7 6 (4.92%) C++
7 6 (4.92%) Erlang
7 6 (4.92%) Haskell
7 6 (4.92%) Rust
8 4 (3.28%) Groovy
9 1 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.92%) Istio
3 2 (1.64%) Ansible
3 2 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (9.02%) Oracle
2 7 (5.74%) Adobe
2 7 (5.74%) Demandware
2 7 (5.74%) hybris
2 7 (5.74%) SAP
3 5 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.28%) Google
4 4 (3.28%) NVIDIA
5 3 (2.46%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.64%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.64%) ATG
6 2 (1.64%) BMC
6 2 (1.64%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.64%) Elastic Path
6 2 (1.64%) IBM
6 2 (1.64%) New Relic
6 2 (1.64%) Riverbed
6 2 (1.64%) Sitecore