Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 34 49
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 145 206 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.06% 6.99% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 7.20% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 147 192 186
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -

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 2,784 2,863 3,133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.21% 97.12% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,289 2,325 2,547
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -11 118 £52,500 +10.53% 6
Marlow - 18 £52,500 -
Chesham - 3 £36,000 -
High Wycombe -1 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Buckingham - 1 £52,500 - 1
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Java
2 126 (86.90%) Spring
3 93 (64.14%) Hibernate
4 88 (60.69%) JavaScript
5 82 (56.55%) HTML
6 71 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (44.83%) SQL
8 59 (40.69%) J2EE
9 57 (39.31%) CSS
10 54 (37.24%) AngularJS
11 52 (35.86%) Struts
12 47 (32.41%) TDD
13 44 (30.34%) Web Services
14 43 (29.66%) OO
15 42 (28.97%) JMS
16 40 (27.59%) XML
17 38 (26.21%) Maven
18 34 (23.45%) OOA/OOD
18 34 (23.45%) JSP
18 34 (23.45%) DHTML
19 33 (22.76%) Use Case
20 32 (22.07%) Open Source
21 31 (21.38%) Computer Science
21 31 (21.38%) Degree
22 28 (19.31%) Servlets
22 28 (19.31%) JDBC
23 27 (18.62%) HTTP
24 26 (17.93%) TCP/IP
24 26 (17.93%) Software Architecture
25 25 (17.24%) MVC

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 16 (11.03%) Apache Solr
2 8 (5.52%) JBoss
3 6 (4.14%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.45%) Apache
4 5 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.76%) Confluence
5 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.07%) Jetty
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.69%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.76%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.07%) GitHub
3 3 (2.07%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.62%) HTTP
2 26 (17.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) AMQP
3 1 (0.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.17%) MySQL
2 14 (9.66%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.14%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.45%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.45%) Blockchain
5 5 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.76%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.07%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.07%) Redis
7 3 (2.07%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.38%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 38 (26.21%) Maven
2 22 (15.17%) Git (software)
3 20 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.59%) Gradle
5 10 (6.90%) JIRA
6 8 (5.52%) Ant
6 8 (5.52%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.83%) IntelliJ
7 7 (4.83%) JUnit
8 6 (4.14%) git-flow
9 4 (2.76%) Subversion
10 3 (2.07%) TestNG
11 1 (0.69%) Bundler
11 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.69%) gulp
11 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.69%) Mockito
11 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (10.34%) Banking
2 11 (7.59%) Retail
3 8 (5.52%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.14%) Finance
4 6 (4.14%) Law
5 5 (3.45%) Advertising
6 3 (2.07%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (86.90%) Spring
2 93 (64.14%) Hibernate
3 82 (56.55%) HTML
4 59 (40.69%) J2EE
5 57 (39.31%) CSS
6 54 (37.24%) AngularJS
7 52 (35.86%) Struts
8 44 (30.34%) Web Services
9 42 (28.97%) JMS
10 40 (27.59%) XML
11 34 (23.45%) DHTML
11 34 (23.45%) JSP
12 28 (19.31%) JDBC
12 28 (19.31%) Servlets
13 24 (16.55%) REST
14 23 (15.86%) Spring Boot
15 16 (11.03%) Drools
15 16 (11.03%) EJB
15 16 (11.03%) JSON
15 16 (11.03%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.07%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.07%) Fintech
4 3 (2.07%) User Experience
5 2 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.97%) Linux
2 12 (8.28%) Unix
3 7 (4.83%) Android
4 6 (4.14%) Windows
5 5 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.69%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (32.41%) TDD
3 43 (29.66%) OO
4 34 (23.45%) OOA/OOD
5 33 (22.76%) Use Case
6 32 (22.07%) Open Source
7 26 (17.93%) Software Architecture
8 25 (17.24%) MVC
9 24 (16.55%) Scrum
10 22 (15.17%) E-Commerce
11 19 (13.10%) DevOps
12 17 (11.72%) Microservices
12 17 (11.72%) SOA
13 16 (11.03%) OWASP
13 16 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (11.03%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (6.21%) Unit Testing
15 8 (5.52%) Workflow
16 7 (4.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (60.69%) JavaScript
3 65 (44.83%) SQL
4 22 (15.17%) Java 8
5 12 (8.28%) Scala
6 6 (4.14%) Kotlin
6 6 (4.14%) PHP
7 4 (2.76%) C++
7 4 (2.76%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (21.38%) Degree
2 24 (16.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
System Software
1 13 (8.97%) Docker
2 5 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) Marathon
1 3 (2.07%) Mesos
2 1 (0.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (13.10%) Oracle
2 5 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (1.38%) Unisys
4 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.69%) IBM