Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Consultant
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 949 992 1056
Rank change year-on-year +43 +64 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 122 174 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 115 160 114
UK median annual salary £62,500 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% -6.82% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £22,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £76,375 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £77,500 £26,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +192.45% -50.70% -2.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 131,568 157,903 166,839
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 95.93% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 104,883 127,278 133,684
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,960
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.25% +0.97%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Java Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Java Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Java Consultant in the UK

Java Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java Consultant in the UK

Java Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Consultant over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Consultant in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 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 +56 99 £70,000 +46.60% 5
London +104 82 £70,000 +7.69% 3
UK excluding London -7 17 £77,500 +192.45% 2
South East +50 10 £92,500 +117.65%
North of England -22 4 £55,000 +107.55%
East of England +75 2 £61,250 +36.11% 1
North West +11 2 £52,500 +98.11%
Yorkshire -7 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Midlands +10 1 £41,000 +54.72%
West Midlands +6 1 £41,000 +54.72%

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, Java Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Java Consultant in the job title.

1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (54.10%) XML
2 66 (54.10%) Finance
2 66 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (50.82%) SQL
4 59 (48.36%) Business Analysis
5 51 (41.80%) Oracle
6 45 (36.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (36.89%) Derivative
6 45 (36.89%) Asset Management
6 45 (36.89%) Front Office
6 45 (36.89%) Workflow
6 45 (36.89%) Oracle Workflow
6 45 (36.89%) Fixed Income
6 45 (36.89%) Equities
6 45 (36.89%) Investment Management
6 45 (36.89%) Hedge funds
7 41 (33.61%) Banking
7 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
8 40 (32.79%) C#
9 39 (31.97%) Software Engineering
10 38 (31.15%) Front Arena
10 38 (31.15%) SimCorp
10 38 (31.15%) Charles River
10 38 (31.15%) Calypso
10 38 (31.15%) Markit EDM
10 38 (31.15%) thinkFolio
11 33 (27.05%) J2EE
12 29 (23.77%) OO
13 27 (22.13%) Dutch Language

Java Consultant Skill Set
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 45 (36.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (4.10%) JBoss
2 5 (4.10%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.10%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.82%) Appian
3 1 (0.82%) Confluence
3 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (31.15%) Front Arena
1 38 (31.15%) Markit EDM
1 38 (31.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.57%) Azure
2 15 (12.30%) AWS
3 7 (5.74%) Serverless
4 5 (4.10%) CloudBees
4 5 (4.10%) SaaS
5 2 (1.64%) Apigee
5 2 (1.64%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.66%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.46%) MySQL
4 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.82%) Big Data
5 1 (0.82%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.82%) DB2
5 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.82%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Ant
1 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.46%) Maven
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.82%) Gradle
3 1 (0.82%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 66 (54.10%) Finance
2 45 (36.89%) Front Office
3 41 (33.61%) Banking
4 27 (22.13%) Dutch Language
4 27 (22.13%) French Language
4 27 (22.13%) German Language
4 27 (22.13%) Spanish Language
5 25 (20.49%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.64%) Retail
6 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (54.10%) XML
2 33 (27.05%) J2EE
3 20 (16.39%) .NET
4 13 (10.66%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (5.74%) Web Services
6 6 (4.92%) JMS
6 6 (4.92%) REST
7 5 (4.10%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.10%) React
8 3 (2.46%) Middleware
9 2 (1.64%) HTML
9 2 (1.64%) HTML5
9 2 (1.64%) Java EE
9 2 (1.64%) Kafka
9 2 (1.64%) RESTful
9 2 (1.64%) Spring
10 1 (0.82%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.82%) CSS
10 1 (0.82%) EJB
10 1 (0.82%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 45 (36.89%) Derivative
1 45 (36.89%) Equities
1 45 (36.89%) Fixed Income
1 45 (36.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 45 (36.89%) Hedge funds
2 21 (17.21%) Reinsurance
3 10 (8.20%) HoloLens
4 8 (6.56%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.10%) PlayStation
6 2 (1.64%) DataPower
6 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.82%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) Unix
2 4 (3.28%) Linux
3 3 (2.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (48.36%) Business Analysis
3 45 (36.89%) Asset Management
3 45 (36.89%) Investment Management
3 45 (36.89%) Workflow
4 39 (31.97%) Software Engineering
5 29 (23.77%) OO
6 27 (22.13%) DevOps
7 23 (18.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (17.21%) Data Modelling
8 21 (17.21%) ERD
8 21 (17.21%) Scrum
9 20 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (14.75%) TDD
11 17 (13.93%) BDD
11 17 (13.93%) Microservices
12 15 (12.30%) Open Source
13 12 (9.84%) Fintech
13 12 (9.84%) SDLC
14 10 (8.20%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (50.82%) SQL
3 40 (32.79%) C#
4 14 (11.48%) Perl
5 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.56%) C
6 8 (6.56%) C++
7 2 (1.64%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.64%) Python
7 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.82%) AWK
8 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (13.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.30%) Puppet
2 10 (8.20%) Ansible
3 5 (4.10%) Rancher
4 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 51 (41.80%) Oracle
2 38 (31.15%) Calypso
2 38 (31.15%) Charles River
2 38 (31.15%) SimCorp
3 21 (17.21%) Guidewire
4 10 (8.20%) Google
4 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.28%) IBM
6 3 (2.46%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.64%) Axway
7 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.82%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.82%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.82%) Reuters
8 1 (0.82%) SAP
8 1 (0.82%) Sybase
8 1 (0.82%) Talend