The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 120 131 106
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 5 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.27% 0.30% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 11
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1774 2237 1662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.52% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1742 1406
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Birmingham

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Birmingham

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Birmingham

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Software Developer 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (50.00%) Dojo
5 4 (50.00%) Ember.js
5 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
5 4 (50.00%) Ext JS
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) SDLC
7 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (25.00%) HTML5
8 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (12.50%) Release Management
8 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
8 1 (12.50%) Big Data
8 1 (12.50%) Gradle
8 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
8 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
8 1 (12.50%) Java EE

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (50.00%) Dojo
4 4 (50.00%) Ember.js
4 4 (50.00%) Ext JS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) Java EE
7 1 (12.50%) JPA
7 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle