Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 50 38
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 157 153 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.69% 5.29% 5.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.84% 5.41% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 136 169 265
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £30,500 £26,750
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 2,690 2,828 3,887
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.79% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,152 2,388 3,132
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 21 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 21 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 +4 122 £46,500 -2.11% 9
Marlow -7 8 £55,000 +37.50% 3
High Wycombe +2 7 £38,000 -15.56% 2
Amersham +9 5 £60,000 -
Gerrards Cross +2 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 21 January 2018, Java 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) Java
2 116 (73.89%) Spring
3 105 (66.88%) Hibernate
4 103 (65.61%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (59.87%) HTML
6 88 (56.05%) JavaScript
7 82 (52.23%) SQL
8 64 (40.76%) TDD
9 61 (38.85%) CSS
10 57 (36.31%) Web Services
11 56 (35.67%) J2EE
12 48 (30.57%) AngularJS
13 47 (29.94%) Unit Testing
14 43 (27.39%) OO
15 42 (26.75%) REST
16 40 (25.48%) XML
17 36 (22.93%) JSP
17 36 (22.93%) JUnit
18 34 (21.66%) MVC
19 33 (21.02%) Degree
19 33 (21.02%) Oracle
20 32 (20.38%) Struts
20 32 (20.38%) OOA/OOD
20 32 (20.38%) Java EE
21 30 (19.11%) Scrum
22 29 (18.47%) Computer Science
22 29 (18.47%) Use Case
23 28 (17.83%) RESTful
24 27 (17.20%) JSF
24 27 (17.20%) Maven

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 (12.74%) Apache
2 19 (12.10%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.01%) SugarCRM
4 10 (6.37%) JBoss
5 9 (5.73%) Confluence
6 7 (4.46%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (3.18%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.91%) WildFly
9 2 (1.27%) Jetty
9 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.64%) Mule
10 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.46%) GitHub
2 12 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.82%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.64%) Internet
2 8 (5.10%) HTTP
3 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (9.55%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.01%) MySQL
4 10 (6.37%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.46%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.82%) Redis
7 5 (3.18%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.91%) Big Data
10 2 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.27%) DB2
11 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 36 (22.93%) JUnit
2 27 (17.20%) Maven
3 25 (15.92%) IntelliJ
4 20 (12.74%) Jenkins
5 19 (12.10%) JIRA
6 17 (10.83%) Ant
7 16 (10.19%) Subversion
8 15 (9.55%) Git (software)
9 13 (8.28%) Selenium
10 12 (7.64%) Eclipse
11 9 (5.73%) Gradle
11 9 (5.73%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (3.82%) GitLab
13 4 (2.55%) Android Studio
14 3 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (1.91%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.91%) Log4j
14 3 (1.91%) Mockito
15 1 (0.64%) NetBeans
15 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (10.19%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Retail
3 9 (5.73%) Law
4 7 (4.46%) Banking
5 4 (2.55%) Automotive
5 4 (2.55%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (73.89%) Spring
2 105 (66.88%) Hibernate
3 94 (59.87%) HTML
4 61 (38.85%) CSS
5 57 (36.31%) Web Services
6 56 (35.67%) J2EE
7 48 (30.57%) AngularJS
8 42 (26.75%) REST
9 40 (25.48%) XML
10 36 (22.93%) JSP
11 32 (20.38%) Java EE
11 32 (20.38%) Struts
12 28 (17.83%) RESTful
13 27 (17.20%) JSF
14 25 (15.92%) JSON
15 20 (12.74%) Spring MVC
16 19 (12.10%) DHTML
16 19 (12.10%) SOAP
17 17 (10.83%) Servlets
18 15 (9.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.47%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.55%) User Experience
4 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.64%) Fintech
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.19%) Linux
2 11 (7.01%) Windows
3 10 (6.37%) Unix
4 6 (3.82%) Android
5 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (65.61%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (40.76%) TDD
3 47 (29.94%) Unit Testing
4 43 (27.39%) OO
5 34 (21.66%) MVC
6 32 (20.38%) OOA/OOD
7 30 (19.11%) Scrum
8 29 (18.47%) Use Case
9 24 (15.29%) Open Source
10 21 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (13.38%) Software Architecture
11 16 (10.19%) Workflow
12 15 (9.55%) SDLC
13 14 (8.92%) Software Engineering
13 14 (8.92%) UML
14 13 (8.28%) DevOps
14 13 (8.28%) E-Commerce
14 13 (8.28%) Microservices
15 12 (7.64%) Records Management
15 12 (7.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 157 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (56.05%) JavaScript
3 82 (52.23%) SQL
4 12 (7.64%) PHP
5 7 (4.46%) Scala
6 5 (3.18%) Clojure
6 5 (3.18%) Groovy
7 4 (2.55%) R
8 2 (1.27%) C#
9 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) Python
9 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (21.02%) Degree
2 27 (17.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.55%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 14 (8.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (21.02%) Oracle
2 3 (1.91%) Unisys
3 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.27%) Capita
3 2 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (0.64%) BMC
4 1 (0.64%) Remedy
4 1 (0.64%) Sun