Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for Java Developers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 174,712 Java Developers currently employed in the United States.
- 27.4% of all Java Developers are women, while 72.6% are men.
- The average age of an employed Java Developer is 36 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of Java Developers is White (64.8%), followed by Asian (15.3%) and Hispanic or Latino (11.1%).
- The majority of Java Developers are located in NY, New York and IL, Chicago.
- Java Developers are most in-demand in New York, NY.
- Java Developers are paid an average annual salary of $88,163.
- Seattle, WA pays an annual average wage of $110,154, the highest in the US.
- Java Developers average starting salary is $69,000.
- In 2021, women earned 96% of what men earned.
- The top 10% of highest-paid Java Developers earn as much as $111,000 or more.
- Washington is the best state for Java Developers to live.
- Java Developers are more likely to work at Public companies in comparison to Private companies.
Java Developer Statistics By Gender
Among Java Developers, 27.4% of them are women compared to 72.6% which are men.
- Male, 72.6%
- Female, 27.4%
Java Developers By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Java Developer
Women Earn 96¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men
Java Developer Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the Java Developer position over time.
Java Developer Gender By Year
Java Developer Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, Dell Certified Systems Expert and Software Applications Architect have the biggest difference in gender.
|Informatics Nurse Specialist||13%||87%|
|Clinical Support Specialist||22%||78%|
|Senior Data Center Engineer||98%||2%|
|Software Applications Architect||98%||2%|
|Dell Certified Systems Expert||99%||1%|
Java Developer Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among Java Developers is White, which makes up 64.8% of all Java Developers. Comparatively, there are 15.3% of the Asian ethnicity and 11.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.
- White, 64.8%
- Asian, 15.3%
- Hispanic or Latino, 11.1%
- Black or African American, 5.8%
- Unknown, 2.7%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.3%
Java Developer Race
|Java Developer Race||Percentages|
|Hispanic or Latino||11.1%|
|Black or African American||5.8%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.3%|
Java Developer Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among Java Developers.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Java Developer Race By Year
|Year||White||Black or African American||Asian||Hispanic or Latino|
Java Developer Wage Gap By Race
|Black or African American||$92,722|
|Hispanic or Latino||$88,214|
Java Developer JOBS
Average Age of a Java Developer
We determined the average age of Java Developers based on ethnicity and gender.
Java Developer Age By Race
|Race||Male Age||Female Age|
|Black or African American||35||33|
|Hispanic or Latino||34||37|
Java Developer Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of Java Developer employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of Java Developers is 30-40 years old, which represents 42% of the population.
Java Developer Age
|Java Developer Years||Percentages|
Types of Java Developer Degree Levels
The most common degree for Java Developers is Bachelor's Degree 75% of Java Developers earn that degree. A close second is Master's Degree with 22% and rounding it off is Associate Degree with 1%.
- Bachelors, 75%
- Masters, 22%
- Associate, 1%
- Diploma, 1%
- Other Degrees, 1%
Java Developers By Education
|Java Developer Degree||Percentages|
Java Developer Jobs You Might Like
Java Developer Wage Gap By Education
|Some College/ Associate Degree||$85,390|
Java Developer Employment Statistics
This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ Java Developers. We found that the most common company type is Public. In addition, the industry that employs the most Java Developers is the Finance industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire Java Developers.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
Java Developer Jobs By Employer Size
|< 50 employees||3%|
|50 - 100 employees||2%|
|100 - 500 employees||4%|
|500 - 1,000 employees||8%|
|1,000 - 10,000 employees||20%|
|> 10,000 employees||62%|
The Types Of Companies Java Developer Work In
Employees with the Java Developer job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most Java Developers prefer to work at Public companies over Private companies.
Java Developer Jobs By Sector
Top Industries Hiring Java Developers
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ Java Developers. Those industries include Finance, Technology and Professional.
Java Developer Turnover And Employment Statistics
Java Developer Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of Java Developers changed.
- Unemployment rate
Java Developer Unemployment Rate By Year
|Year||Java Developer Unemployment Rate|
The Average Number of Years That Java Developer Stay in a Job
By looking over 39,338 Java Developers resumes, we figured out that the average Java Developer enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 60%.
Less than one year
Java Developer Tenure
|Number or Years||Percentages|
|Less than 1 year||28%|
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Java Developers with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to Java Developers.
|Job Title||LGBT||Job Openings|
|Data Communications Specialist||7.80%||134,457|
|Network Services Supervisor||8.39%||90,109|
|Product Support Analyst||9.71%||173,709|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Java Developers
The most common foreign language among Java Developers is Spanish at 24.0%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Chinese at 13.3% and Mandarin is the third-most popular at 9.3%.
- Spanish, 24.0%
- Chinese, 13.3%
- Mandarin, 9.3%
- French, 8.0%
- Carrier, 6.7%
- Other, 38.7%
Java Developer Languages Spoken