The median annual salary for a Java Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 839 849
Rank change year-on-year +48 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 98 101 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 79 85 104
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +4.54%  
10th Percentile £32,000 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £84,000 £75,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year -39.13% +7.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Consultant in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 7 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 97 £42,500 -26.08% 12
London +25 62 £55,000 -4.34% 8
UK excluding London +23 34 £35,000 -39.13% 4
Midlands +24 14 £35,000 -33.33% 1
North of England +2 14 £35,000 -36.36% 1
South East +34 4 £65,000 +8.33%
South West -3 2 £62,500 +13.63% 1

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (35.85%) Finance
3 46 (28.93%) OO
4 41 (25.79%) Software Engineering
5 40 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (23.90%) SQL
6 38 (23.90%) SOAP
7 36 (22.64%) Linux
8 34 (21.38%) J2EE
9 33 (20.75%) Spring
10 32 (20.13%) HTML
11 29 (18.24%) JavaScript
11 29 (18.24%) XML
11 29 (18.24%) Banking
12 28 (17.61%) RESTful
13 27 (16.98%) C#
14 26 (16.35%) Web Services
15 25 (15.72%) Oracle
15 25 (15.72%) Degree
16 24 (15.09%) JSON
16 24 (15.09%) Middleware
17 22 (13.84%) Change Management
17 22 (13.84%) C++
18 20 (12.58%) OOP
18 20 (12.58%) Groovy
19 19 (11.95%) Big Data
19 19 (11.95%) Apache Camel
20 18 (11.32%) Multithreading
20 18 (11.32%) JBoss
20 18 (11.32%) Computer Science

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 (11.32%) JBoss
2 14 (8.81%) WebSphere
3 13 (8.18%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.66%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.40%) Apache
5 7 (4.40%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.14%) Confluence
7 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.89%) CMS
9 2 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.26%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.26%) Jetty
9 2 (1.26%) Liferay
10 1 (0.63%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.63%) FileNet
10 1 (0.63%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.89%) Maximo
3 1 (0.63%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (1.26%) iPaaS
1 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.26%) Office 365
1 2 (1.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.14%) Firewall
2 5 (3.14%) Internet
3 2 (1.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.95%) Big Data
2 7 (4.40%) Apache Hive
2 7 (4.40%) Hadoop
2 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.89%) Blockchain
4 3 (1.89%) GIS
4 3 (1.89%) MySQL
4 3 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.26%) MS Access
6 1 (0.63%) Endeca
6 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.63%) OLAP
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.40%) Ant
2 7 (4.40%) JIRA
2 7 (4.40%) Subversion
3 5 (3.14%) Maven
4 4 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.89%) JUnit
6 2 (1.26%) Appium
6 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.26%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.26%) Selenium
6 2 (1.26%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.63%) Buildbot
7 1 (0.63%) Gatling
7 1 (0.63%) JBehave
7 1 (0.63%) Mocha
7 1 (0.63%) Protractor
7 1 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (35.85%) Finance
2 29 (18.24%) Banking
3 10 (6.29%) Games
4 8 (5.03%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.26%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.90%) SOAP
2 34 (21.38%) J2EE
3 33 (20.75%) Spring
4 32 (20.13%) HTML
5 29 (18.24%) XML
6 28 (17.61%) RESTful
7 26 (16.35%) Web Services
8 24 (15.09%) JSON
8 24 (15.09%) Middleware
9 19 (11.95%) Apache Camel
10 16 (10.06%) REST
11 15 (9.43%) ActiveMQ
11 15 (9.43%) CSS
11 15 (9.43%) Drools
11 15 (9.43%) JSP
12 14 (8.81%) jQuery
13 13 (8.18%) Hibernate
13 13 (8.18%) Java EE
13 13 (8.18%) Servlets
14 11 (6.92%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.81%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.92%) Hedge funds
5 8 (5.03%) Social Media
6 7 (4.40%) Fintech
7 6 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (3.14%) iPad
8 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.26%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.26%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.63%) Clustering
10 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.64%) Linux
2 15 (9.43%) Unix
3 11 (6.92%) Windows
4 7 (4.40%) Android
5 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.52%) Solaris
7 3 (1.89%) AIX
7 3 (1.89%) HPUX
7 3 (1.89%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.93%) OO
2 41 (25.79%) Software Engineering
3 40 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.84%) Change Management
5 20 (12.58%) OOP
6 18 (11.32%) Multithreading
7 17 (10.69%) Migration
7 17 (10.69%) SOA
8 16 (10.06%) Scrum
9 14 (8.81%) Analytics
9 14 (8.81%) Web Development
10 12 (7.55%) Data Modelling
10 12 (7.55%) DevOps
10 12 (7.55%) Mathematics
11 11 (6.92%) Coaching
11 11 (6.92%) Low Latency
11 11 (6.92%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (6.92%) Scenario Testing
11 11 (6.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (6.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 159 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (23.90%) SQL
3 29 (18.24%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.98%) C#
5 22 (13.84%) C++
6 20 (12.58%) Groovy
7 11 (6.92%) Python
8 7 (4.40%) C
8 7 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.77%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.77%) PHP
9 6 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.14%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.89%) Ruby
12 2 (1.26%) Scala
12 2 (1.26%) VBScript
13 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (15.72%) Degree
2 8 (5.03%) PhD
3 6 (3.77%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.14%) OCP
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.26%) MCITP
6 2 (1.26%) MCSE
6 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) GDPR
2 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.89%) MetaFrame
2 3 (1.89%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.63%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) SCOM
1 2 (1.26%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (15.72%) Oracle
2 15 (9.43%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.14%) IBM
5 4 (2.52%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.52%) BT
5 4 (2.52%) webMethods
6 3 (1.89%) Actuate
6 3 (1.89%) BEA
6 3 (1.89%) Citrix
6 3 (1.89%) OpenText
6 3 (1.89%) Sun
7 2 (1.26%) Adobe
7 2 (1.26%) HP
8 1 (0.63%) ATG
8 1 (0.63%) hybris
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) Sybase
8 1 (0.63%) Teradata
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