Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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

Java Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 46 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 162 156 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.76% 5.36% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.91% 5.48% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 141 172 271
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +12.58%
10th Percentile £24,750 £30,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,742 2,847 3,816
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.80% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,193 2,406 3,074
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +9 126 £46,500 -2.11% 12
Marlow -9 9 £55,000 +37.50% 3
High Wycombe 0 7 £38,000 -15.56% 2
Amersham +10 5 £60,000 -
Gerrards Cross 0 2 £59,500 +48.75%
Chesham - 2 £39,250 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £38,500 -
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 162 (100.00%) Java
2 119 (73.46%) Spring
3 106 (65.43%) Hibernate
4 105 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (58.64%) HTML
6 89 (54.94%) JavaScript
7 83 (51.23%) SQL
8 65 (40.12%) TDD
9 62 (38.27%) CSS
10 60 (37.04%) Web Services
11 57 (35.19%) J2EE
12 49 (30.25%) AngularJS
13 47 (29.01%) Unit Testing
14 45 (27.78%) OO
15 43 (26.54%) REST
16 42 (25.93%) XML
17 36 (22.22%) JSP
17 36 (22.22%) Oracle
17 36 (22.22%) JUnit
18 35 (21.60%) MVC
19 34 (20.99%) Degree
20 33 (20.37%) Struts
21 32 (19.75%) OOA/OOD
21 32 (19.75%) Java EE
22 31 (19.14%) Maven
22 31 (19.14%) Scrum
22 31 (19.14%) Computer Science
23 30 (18.52%) RESTful
24 29 (17.90%) Use Case
25 28 (17.28%) IntelliJ

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 20 (12.35%) Apache
1 20 (12.35%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.79%) SugarCRM
3 10 (6.17%) JBoss
4 9 (5.56%) Confluence
5 7 (4.32%) Apache ServiceMix
5 7 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.70%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.85%) WildFly
8 2 (1.23%) Jetty
8 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.62%) Mule
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.11%) GitHub
2 13 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.70%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) Internet
2 9 (5.56%) HTTP
3 6 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.41%) MySQL
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.70%) Redis
6 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.85%) Big Data
8 2 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.23%) DB2
9 1 (0.62%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.62%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.62%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 36 (22.22%) JUnit
2 31 (19.14%) Maven
3 28 (17.28%) IntelliJ
4 23 (14.20%) Jenkins
5 21 (12.96%) JIRA
6 20 (12.35%) Ant
7 18 (11.11%) Git (software)
8 16 (9.88%) Subversion
9 15 (9.26%) Eclipse
10 13 (8.02%) Selenium
11 12 (7.41%) Gradle
12 9 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (3.70%) GitLab
14 4 (2.47%) Android Studio
15 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (1.85%) Cucumber
15 3 (1.85%) Log4j
15 3 (1.85%) Mockito
16 1 (0.62%) Bitbucket
16 1 (0.62%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (9.88%) Finance
2 11 (6.79%) Retail
3 9 (5.56%) Law
4 7 (4.32%) Banking
5 4 (2.47%) Automotive
5 4 (2.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.62%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (73.46%) Spring
2 106 (65.43%) Hibernate
3 95 (58.64%) HTML
4 62 (38.27%) CSS
5 60 (37.04%) Web Services
6 57 (35.19%) J2EE
7 49 (30.25%) AngularJS
8 43 (26.54%) REST
9 42 (25.93%) XML
10 36 (22.22%) JSP
11 33 (20.37%) Struts
12 32 (19.75%) Java EE
13 30 (18.52%) RESTful
14 27 (16.67%) JSF
15 26 (16.05%) JSON
16 20 (12.35%) Spring MVC
17 19 (11.73%) DHTML
17 19 (11.73%) SOAP
18 17 (10.49%) Servlets
19 16 (9.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.14%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.47%) User Experience
4 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.62%) Fintech
5 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.73%) Linux
2 13 (8.02%) Unix
3 11 (6.79%) Windows
4 7 (4.32%) Android
5 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (40.12%) TDD
3 47 (29.01%) Unit Testing
4 45 (27.78%) OO
5 35 (21.60%) MVC
6 32 (19.75%) OOA/OOD
7 31 (19.14%) Scrum
8 29 (17.90%) Use Case
9 24 (14.81%) Open Source
10 22 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (12.96%) Software Architecture
12 16 (9.88%) Software Engineering
12 16 (9.88%) Workflow
13 15 (9.26%) SDLC
14 14 (8.64%) E-Commerce
14 14 (8.64%) UML
15 13 (8.02%) DevOps
15 13 (8.02%) Microservices
15 13 (8.02%) SOA
16 12 (7.41%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (54.94%) JavaScript
3 83 (51.23%) SQL
4 12 (7.41%) PHP
5 8 (4.94%) Scala
6 5 (3.09%) Clojure
6 5 (3.09%) Groovy
7 4 (2.47%) R
8 2 (1.23%) C#
9 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.62%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (20.99%) Degree
2 27 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 14 (8.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (1.85%) Unisys
3 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.23%) Capita
3 2 (1.23%) IBM
4 1 (0.62%) BMC
4 1 (0.62%) Remedy
4 1 (0.62%) Sun