Java Jobs with Work from Home Options

Java
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent remote or hybrid work 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 31 18 14
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 2,397 4,284 11,277
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 6.74% 11.43% 14.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.74% 23.90% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,996 3,118 5,308
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +9.38%
75th Percentile £107,500 £97,328 £90,000
90th Percentile £142,500 £124,125 £110,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
Work from Home

Java falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with remote or hybrid options requiring coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 14,320 17,924 44,817
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 40.28% 47.83% 59.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11,596 13,795 24,051
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £105,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

Java
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Java trend for jobs with a WFH option

Java
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Java.

Java salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Java
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Java over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Java salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Java
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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
1 412 (17.19%) Apache Airflow
2 394 (16.44%) Apache
3 52 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 37 (1.54%) Microsoft Exchange
4 37 (1.54%) Tuxedo
5 24 (1.00%) Confluence
6 22 (0.92%) OpenStack
7 19 (0.79%) Tomcat
8 18 (0.75%) nginx
9 13 (0.54%) JBoss
10 8 (0.33%) IIS
11 7 (0.29%) Red Hat Fuse
12 6 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.21%) CMS
13 5 (0.21%) Ethereum
13 5 (0.21%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.17%) Drupal
15 3 (0.13%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.13%) SAS
15 3 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (2.13%) Simulink
2 7 (0.29%) Adobe XD
3 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.042%) CATIA
5 1 (0.042%) Notion
Business Applications
1 37 (1.54%) Endur
2 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.13%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 3 (0.13%) Shopify
5 2 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.083%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.042%) Findur
6 1 (0.042%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.042%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.042%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.042%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,301 (54.28%) AWS
2 560 (23.36%) Azure
3 411 (17.15%) dbt
4 389 (16.23%) Snowflake
5 351 (14.64%) GCP
6 137 (5.72%) SaaS
7 124 (5.17%) Serverless
8 87 (3.63%) GitHub
9 85 (3.55%) Amazon EKS
10 77 (3.21%) Amazon ECS
11 70 (2.92%) AWS Lambda
12 55 (2.29%) Amazon S3
13 52 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
14 42 (1.75%) Azure DevOps
15 41 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
16 39 (1.63%) Power Platform
17 30 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
17 30 (1.25%) OpenShift
18 29 (1.21%) Azure AKS
18 29 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.59%) Firewall
2 36 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.38%) DNS
4 19 (0.79%) Network Security
5 12 (0.50%) AMQP
5 12 (0.50%) Internet
5 12 (0.50%) Modbus
6 10 (0.42%) HTTP
7 8 (0.33%) Bluetooth
8 7 (0.29%) SSL
9 6 (0.25%) LAN
9 6 (0.25%) NAS
9 6 (0.25%) OpenVPN
9 6 (0.25%) SAN
9 6 (0.25%) WAN
10 4 (0.17%) LoRaWAN
10 4 (0.17%) SNMP
10 4 (0.17%) VPN
11 3 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (17.61%) Data Lake
2 412 (17.19%) Amazon Athena
3 408 (17.02%) Dremio
4 394 (16.44%) Apache Arrow
5 341 (14.23%) Apache Ignite
6 226 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
7 188 (7.84%) Relational Database
8 161 (6.72%) NoSQL
9 153 (6.38%) MySQL
10 145 (6.05%) SQL Server
11 101 (4.21%) Big Data
12 97 (4.05%) MongoDB
13 61 (2.54%) RDBMS
14 51 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
15 42 (1.75%) Redis
16 40 (1.67%) Hadoop
17 32 (1.34%) DynamoDB
18 31 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
19 18 (0.75%) Oracle Database
20 17 (0.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 205 (8.55%) Jenkins
2 203 (8.47%) Git
3 128 (5.34%) GitLab
4 84 (3.50%) Cucumber
5 80 (3.34%) Selenium
6 79 (3.30%) JIRA
7 61 (2.54%) JUnit
8 53 (2.21%) Postman
9 51 (2.13%) Maven
10 39 (1.63%) Visual Studio
11 32 (1.34%) Cypress.io
12 25 (1.04%) Vagrant
13 22 (0.92%) JMeter
14 21 (0.88%) Gradle
15 20 (0.83%) Eclipse
15 20 (0.83%) TeamCity
16 19 (0.79%) Subversion
17 18 (0.75%) REST Assured
18 16 (0.67%) Bitbucket
19 15 (0.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 727 (30.33%) Finance
2 489 (20.40%) Banking
3 418 (17.44%) Social Skills
4 396 (16.52%) Front Office
5 379 (15.81%) Investment Banking
6 137 (5.72%) Public Sector
7 120 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
8 118 (4.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 70 (2.92%) Marketing
9 70 (2.92%) Retail
10 55 (2.29%) Law
11 51 (2.13%) Games
12 34 (1.42%) Tech for Good
13 30 (1.25%) Manufacturing
14 29 (1.21%) Electronics
15 27 (1.13%) Automotive
15 27 (1.13%) Telecoms
16 25 (1.04%) Publishing
17 22 (0.92%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.92%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 830 (34.63%) Developer
2 661 (27.58%) Software Engineer
3 607 (25.32%) Senior
4 419 (17.48%) Lead
5 347 (14.48%) Java Developer
6 346 (14.43%) Java Engineer
7 263 (10.97%) Java Software Engineer
8 233 (9.72%) Senior Software Engineer
9 214 (8.93%) Software Developer
10 209 (8.72%) AWS Engineer
11 188 (7.84%) Senior Developer
12 177 (7.38%) Technical Leader
13 164 (6.84%) Architect
14 157 (6.55%) Senior Java Engineer
15 150 (6.26%) Full Stack Developer
16 144 (6.01%) Python Engineer
17 138 (5.76%) Lead Developer
18 137 (5.72%) AWS Software Engineer
19 129 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
20 126 (5.26%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (16.69%) gRPC
2 394 (16.44%) Protocol Buffers
3 381 (15.89%) Spring
4 352 (14.69%) NumPy
4 352 (14.69%) Pandas
4 352 (14.69%) SciPy
5 318 (13.27%) React
6 253 (10.55%) Spring Boot
7 186 (7.76%) .NET
8 178 (7.43%) Node.js
9 177 (7.38%) RESTful
10 176 (7.34%) AngularJS
11 175 (7.30%) REST
12 169 (7.05%) HTML
13 163 (6.80%) Kafka
14 150 (6.26%) CSS
15 107 (4.46%) Web Services
16 102 (4.26%) Hibernate
17 76 (3.17%) JSON
18 62 (2.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 399 (16.65%) Hedge funds
2 385 (16.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 366 (15.27%) Fixed Income
4 358 (14.94%) Equities
5 342 (14.27%) Derivative
6 93 (3.88%) Private Cloud
7 71 (2.96%) Algorithms
7 71 (2.96%) Distributed Systems
7 71 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
8 63 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 62 (2.59%) Cloud Native
10 55 (2.29%) Clustering
11 48 (2.00%) Pricing Data
12 46 (1.92%) Product Ownership
13 43 (1.79%) Client/Server
14 40 (1.67%) Data Structures
14 40 (1.67%) Onboarding
15 36 (1.50%) Swaptions
16 32 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
17 31 (1.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (10.72%) Linux
2 92 (3.84%) Windows
3 59 (2.46%) Android
4 42 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 36 (1.50%) CentOS
7 34 (1.42%) Unix
8 27 (1.13%) Ubuntu
9 23 (0.96%) AIX
10 22 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
10 22 (0.92%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.21%) Solaris
14 3 (0.13%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.13%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.042%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.042%) SUSE
15 1 (0.042%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,139 (47.52%) Agile
2 1,131 (47.18%) Software Engineering
3 473 (19.73%) DevOps
4 443 (18.48%) Microservices
5 433 (18.06%) Asset Management
6 408 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
7 353 (14.73%) CI/CD
8 351 (14.64%) Investment Management
9 342 (14.27%) Full Stack Development
10 273 (11.39%) Mentoring
11 262 (10.93%) TDD
12 239 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
13 216 (9.01%) Computer Science
14 215 (8.97%) BDD
15 206 (8.59%) Scrum
15 206 (8.59%) Test Automation
16 187 (7.80%) SDLC
17 186 (7.76%) Line Management
18 169 (7.05%) Code Quality
18 169 (7.05%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,035 (43.18%) Python
2 910 (37.96%) JavaScript
3 592 (24.70%) TypeScript
4 467 (19.48%) SQL
5 298 (12.43%) C#
6 182 (7.59%) C++
7 175 (7.30%) Go
8 168 (7.01%) Kotlin
9 161 (6.72%) Scala
10 157 (6.55%) C
11 55 (2.29%) Ruby
12 51 (2.13%) VB
13 44 (1.84%) Bash
14 43 (1.79%) PHP
15 39 (1.63%) PowerShell
16 37 (1.54%) COBOL
16 37 (1.54%) Micro Focus COBOL
16 37 (1.54%) T-SQL
17 34 (1.42%) Groovy
18 28 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 358 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 288 (12.02%) Degree
3 228 (9.51%) SC Cleared
4 156 (6.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 52 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 36 (1.50%) Master's Degree
7 29 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 26 (1.08%) Azure Certification
9 18 (0.75%) AWS Certification
10 13 (0.54%) PhD
11 9 (0.38%) DBS Check
12 8 (0.33%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.17%) CCNA
13 4 (0.17%) CCNP
13 4 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.13%) OCP
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.13%) OSCE
14 3 (0.13%) OSCP
14 3 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (6.72%) Data Quality
2 112 (4.67%) QA
3 31 (1.29%) Accessibility
4 7 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.25%) GDPR
6 5 (0.21%) SEPA
6 5 (0.21%) SLA
7 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.13%) Software Quality Assurance
8 2 (0.083%) PMO
9 1 (0.042%) AQAP
9 1 (0.042%) California Consumer Privacy Act
9 1 (0.042%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.042%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.042%) TickIT
9 1 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 341 (14.23%) Docker
2 20 (0.83%) Hyper-V
2 20 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
4 17 (0.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.042%) Firmware
7 1 (0.042%) GridGain
7 1 (0.042%) HDFS
7 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 444 (18.52%) Kubernetes
2 265 (11.06%) Terraform
3 175 (7.30%) Ansible
4 80 (3.34%) Prometheus
5 38 (1.59%) Grafana
6 27 (1.13%) Progress Chef
7 25 (1.04%) Puppet
8 11 (0.46%) Kibana
9 7 (0.29%) Packer
10 6 (0.25%) Pingdom
11 5 (0.21%) Argo
11 5 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.21%) logstash
11 5 (0.21%) Nagios
11 5 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.17%) Salt
13 3 (0.13%) Nessus
13 3 (0.13%) Nmap
13 3 (0.13%) Oracle Statspack
14 2 (0.083%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 179 (7.47%) Oracle
2 104 (4.34%) Microsoft
3 77 (3.21%) Google
4 51 (2.13%) Xilinx
5 40 (1.67%) Sybase
6 38 (1.59%) TIBCO
7 37 (1.54%) Micro Focus
7 37 (1.54%) OpenLink
8 24 (1.00%) Bloomberg
8 24 (1.00%) Reuters
9 22 (0.92%) WSO2
10 21 (0.88%) SAP
11 20 (0.83%) ForgeRock
12 16 (0.67%) Sitecore
13 14 (0.58%) Adobe
13 14 (0.58%) Dell
14 13 (0.54%) Red Hat
15 12 (0.50%) Xamarin
16 11 (0.46%) F5
17 10 (0.42%) New Relic