Period
to 26 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

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

Java Developer
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 60 85
Rank change year-on-year +15 +25 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 42 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.27% 3.09% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 3.18% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 58 27 22
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% +15.15%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 965 880 1,194
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.17% 97.13% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 823 791 931
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +0.56%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Bedfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Bedfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Bedfordshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Luton +21 28 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Dunstable -13 7 £42,500 -22.73%
Bedford -7 1 £60,000 +41.18%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, Java Developer 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 across the Bedfordshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) AngularJS
3 18 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (35.71%) TDD
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
7 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
7 13 (30.95%) CSS
7 13 (30.95%) Finance
8 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 12 (28.57%) Spring
8 12 (28.57%) Android
8 12 (28.57%) Sass
8 12 (28.57%) Android Development
8 12 (28.57%) Kotlin
9 11 (26.19%) Mobile Development
9 11 (26.19%) iOS Development
9 11 (26.19%) Android SDK
9 11 (26.19%) Apple iOS
9 11 (26.19%) iOS SDK
9 11 (26.19%) Bluetooth
9 11 (26.19%) RFID
10 8 (19.05%) Scrum
10 8 (19.05%) J2EE
10 8 (19.05%) BDD
11 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (16.67%) HTML5
11 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (16.67%) Fintech
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (2.38%) JBoss
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Bluetooth
1 11 (26.19%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) GIS
1 6 (14.29%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) AngularJS
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 12 (28.57%) Sass
4 12 (28.57%) Spring
5 11 (26.19%) Android SDK
5 11 (26.19%) iOS SDK
6 8 (19.05%) J2EE
7 7 (16.67%) HTML5
8 6 (14.29%) Ajax
8 6 (14.29%) Jest
8 6 (14.29%) React
8 6 (14.29%) RxJS
8 6 (14.29%) Vue.js
9 2 (4.76%) Java EE
9 2 (4.76%) Web Services
10 1 (2.38%) Dagger
10 1 (2.38%) JAX-WS
10 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.67%) Fintech
3 6 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Android
2 11 (26.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) Android Development
4 11 (26.19%) iOS Development
4 11 (26.19%) Mobile Development
5 8 (19.05%) BDD
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (14.29%) DevOps
7 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Image Processing
7 6 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) OOD
7 6 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) Kotlin
4 6 (14.29%) C
4 6 (14.29%) C++
4 6 (14.29%) ES6
4 6 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Java 8
7 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) ESRI
2 6 (14.29%) Luciad