Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1076 1038 1083
Rank change year-on-year -38 +45 -100
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 122 180 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 103 171 192
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -15.38% +13.04%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year - -6.38% -2.08%

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 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Consultant in the UK

Java Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -17 117 £57,500 +4.55% 7
London -22 76 £60,000 +9.09% 4
UK excluding London +11 42 £55,000 - 3
North of England +11 14 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Midlands +29 13 £57,500 +4.55%
South East +42 9 £75,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +38 8 £57,500 +43.75%
North East - 7 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +29 5 £47,500 -13.64%
West Midlands +6 5 £55,000 -2.22%
South West +29 4 £50,000 -9.09%
North West -5 2 £56,250 +15.38% 1
Scotland - 2 - -

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Java Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java Consultant in the job title.

1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (44.26%) Finance
3 53 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (38.52%) Spring
5 42 (34.43%) Oracle
6 37 (30.33%) Banking
7 36 (29.51%) J2EE
8 35 (28.69%) JavaScript
8 35 (28.69%) HTML
9 34 (27.87%) Web Services
10 32 (26.23%) Scrum
11 29 (23.77%) SQL
11 29 (23.77%) Degree
12 28 (22.95%) Jenkins
13 27 (22.13%) XML
14 23 (18.85%) REST
15 21 (17.21%) SOA
16 20 (16.39%) JSON
16 20 (16.39%) Computer Science
16 20 (16.39%) AngularJS
16 20 (16.39%) Fintech
17 19 (15.57%) jQuery
17 19 (15.57%) SOAP
17 19 (15.57%) C#
18 18 (14.75%) Tomcat
18 18 (14.75%) Hibernate
18 18 (14.75%) Java EE
19 17 (13.93%) RESTful
19 17 (13.93%) NoSQL
19 17 (13.93%) DevOps

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 18 (14.75%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.02%) Liferay
3 9 (7.38%) CMS
3 9 (7.38%) JBoss
3 9 (7.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (6.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (6.56%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (0.82%) Confluence
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) SaaS
2 8 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.28%) GitHub
4 2 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.64%) Boomi
4 2 (1.64%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.64%) Office 365
5 1 (0.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) Internet
2 2 (1.64%) AMQP
2 2 (1.64%) Firewall
2 2 (1.64%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.82%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.82%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.82%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.93%) NoSQL
2 11 (9.02%) MySQL
3 10 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.92%) Big Data
6 4 (3.28%) OLAP
7 3 (2.46%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.64%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.82%) DB2
9 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.82%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.11%) Maven
3 15 (12.30%) Eclipse
4 12 (9.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (8.20%) JIRA
5 10 (8.20%) JUnit
6 8 (6.56%) Travis CI
7 7 (5.74%) Git (software)
8 6 (4.92%) Selenium
9 4 (3.28%) Appium
9 4 (3.28%) Buildbot
9 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.28%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.64%) Ant
10 2 (1.64%) Fiddler
10 2 (1.64%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.64%) JMeter
10 2 (1.64%) Subversion
10 2 (1.64%) TestNG
10 2 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (44.26%) Finance
2 37 (30.33%) Banking
3 13 (10.66%) Retail
4 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.92%) Billing
5 6 (4.92%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.28%) Legal
7 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.64%) Games
8 2 (1.64%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (38.52%) Spring
2 36 (29.51%) J2EE
3 35 (28.69%) HTML
4 34 (27.87%) Web Services
5 27 (22.13%) XML
6 23 (18.85%) REST
7 20 (16.39%) AngularJS
7 20 (16.39%) JSON
8 19 (15.57%) jQuery
8 19 (15.57%) SOAP
9 18 (14.75%) Hibernate
9 18 (14.75%) Java EE
10 17 (13.93%) RESTful
11 16 (13.11%) Apache Camel
11 16 (13.11%) CSS
12 11 (9.02%) JSP
12 11 (9.02%) Node.js
13 10 (8.20%) HTML5
13 10 (8.20%) Java SE
13 10 (8.20%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.39%) Computer Science
1 20 (16.39%) Fintech
2 13 (10.66%) Hedge funds
3 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.02%) iPad
4 11 (9.02%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.64%) Clustering
6 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.64%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) Linux
2 11 (9.02%) Unix
3 5 (4.10%) Windows
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) CentOS
5 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.23%) Scrum
3 21 (17.21%) SOA
4 17 (13.93%) DevOps
5 16 (13.11%) OO
5 16 (13.11%) TDD
6 15 (12.30%) CRM
6 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
7 14 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.66%) Low Latency
8 13 (10.66%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (9.84%) Multithreading
9 12 (9.84%) Presales
10 11 (9.02%) Customer Engagement
10 11 (9.02%) Data Conversion
10 11 (9.02%) Open Source
10 11 (9.02%) Time Management
11 9 (7.38%) BDD
11 9 (7.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (28.69%) JavaScript
3 29 (23.77%) SQL
4 19 (15.57%) C#
5 16 (13.11%) C++
6 15 (12.30%) Python
7 10 (8.20%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.56%) C
9 7 (5.74%) Korn
9 7 (5.74%) Scala
10 5 (4.10%) Groovy
10 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.10%) Ruby
11 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.64%) VBScript
11 2 (1.64%) XPath
12 1 (0.82%) AWK
12 1 (0.82%) Jython
12 1 (0.82%) Perl
12 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (23.77%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) OCP
2 11 (9.02%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (5.74%) DBS Check
3 7 (5.74%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.64%) MCITP
4 2 (1.64%) MCSE
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.64%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) TeamSite
2 2 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (0.82%) Rancher
Vendors
1 42 (34.43%) Oracle
2 8 (6.56%) Adobe
2 8 (6.56%) HP
2 8 (6.56%) OpenText
3 7 (5.74%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (1.64%) Apigee
5 2 (1.64%) Dell
5 2 (1.64%) Facebook
5 2 (1.64%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.64%) Informatica
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.64%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.64%) SAP
5 2 (1.64%) Software AG
5 2 (1.64%) Sun
5 2 (1.64%) Teradata
5 2 (1.64%) Twitter