Period
to 22 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 37 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 183 167 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.23% 6.06% 7.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.41% 6.22% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 176 158 287
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,750 £31,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 2,853 2,686 3,430
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 97.39% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,310 2,223 2,783
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,606 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.25% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £24,385 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £63,750
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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +7 141 £47,500 - 8
Marlow +10 18 £55,000 +37.50% 2
High Wycombe +7 6 £38,000 -5.00%
Chesham - 5 £36,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £38,500 -
Gerrards Cross -9 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (78.69%) Spring
3 117 (63.93%) Hibernate
4 115 (62.84%) HTML
5 109 (59.56%) JavaScript
6 100 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (44.26%) SQL
8 78 (42.62%) J2EE
9 68 (37.16%) TDD
10 67 (36.61%) CSS
10 67 (36.61%) Web Services
11 60 (32.79%) OO
12 59 (32.24%) AngularJS
13 57 (31.15%) Struts
14 47 (25.68%) JSP
15 46 (25.14%) OOA/OOD
16 44 (24.04%) XML
17 42 (22.95%) Maven
17 42 (22.95%) Use Case
18 39 (21.31%) Unit Testing
19 37 (20.22%) Degree
19 37 (20.22%) JMS
20 36 (19.67%) RESTful
21 35 (19.13%) DHTML
22 34 (18.58%) Computer Science
23 33 (18.03%) MVC
23 33 (18.03%) REST
24 32 (17.49%) Software Architecture
24 32 (17.49%) Oracle
25 31 (16.94%) Servlets

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 13 (7.10%) Apache Solr
2 12 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.46%) JBoss
4 9 (4.92%) Apache
5 8 (4.37%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.73%) Jetty
7 2 (1.09%) WildFly
8 1 (0.55%) Confluence
8 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.55%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.65%) GitHub
2 12 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.19%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.09%) SaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.02%) HTTP
2 20 (10.93%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.09%) FTP
3 2 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.02%) MySQL
2 16 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.01%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.37%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.83%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.73%) Blockchain
8 4 (2.19%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.19%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.19%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.09%) DB2
9 2 (1.09%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 42 (22.95%) Maven
2 27 (14.75%) Jenkins
3 26 (14.21%) Git (software)
4 24 (13.11%) JUnit
5 18 (9.84%) Gradle
6 15 (8.20%) JIRA
7 14 (7.65%) Ant
8 12 (6.56%) Eclipse
8 12 (6.56%) IntelliJ
9 11 (6.01%) Subversion
10 5 (2.73%) git-flow
11 4 (2.19%) Android Studio
11 4 (2.19%) TestNG
12 2 (1.09%) Selenium
13 1 (0.55%) Appium
13 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (8.20%) Retail
2 11 (6.01%) Banking
2 11 (6.01%) Finance
3 9 (4.92%) Law
4 5 (2.73%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.64%) Advertising
5 3 (1.64%) Automotive
5 3 (1.64%) Publishing
6 2 (1.09%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (78.69%) Spring
2 117 (63.93%) Hibernate
3 115 (62.84%) HTML
4 78 (42.62%) J2EE
5 67 (36.61%) CSS
5 67 (36.61%) Web Services
6 59 (32.24%) AngularJS
7 57 (31.15%) Struts
8 47 (25.68%) JSP
9 44 (24.04%) XML
10 37 (20.22%) JMS
11 36 (19.67%) RESTful
12 35 (19.13%) DHTML
13 33 (18.03%) REST
14 31 (16.94%) Servlets
15 25 (13.66%) JSF
16 24 (13.11%) JDBC
17 22 (12.02%) JSON
18 20 (10.93%) Java EE
19 17 (9.29%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.58%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.28%) User Experience
4 5 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Fintech
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.93%) Linux
1 20 (10.93%) Unix
2 12 (6.56%) Android
3 11 (6.01%) Windows
4 6 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (37.16%) TDD
3 60 (32.79%) OO
4 46 (25.14%) OOA/OOD
5 42 (22.95%) Use Case
6 39 (21.31%) Unit Testing
7 33 (18.03%) MVC
8 32 (17.49%) Software Architecture
9 30 (16.39%) Open Source
9 30 (16.39%) Scrum
10 22 (12.02%) E-Commerce
11 20 (10.93%) SOA
12 18 (9.84%) DevOps
12 18 (9.84%) Software Engineering
13 17 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (9.29%) Workflow
14 16 (8.74%) UML
15 15 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (7.10%) OWASP
17 12 (6.56%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (59.56%) JavaScript
3 81 (44.26%) SQL
4 25 (13.66%) Java 8
5 12 (6.56%) Scala
6 5 (2.73%) Kotlin
6 5 (2.73%) PHP
7 4 (2.19%) C++
7 4 (2.19%) Python
7 4 (2.19%) R
8 2 (1.09%) C#
9 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (20.22%) Degree
2 26 (14.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.19%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 12 (6.56%) Docker
2 4 (2.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (17.49%) Oracle
2 4 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (1.09%) Capita
3 2 (1.09%) IBM
4 1 (0.55%) BMC
4 1 (0.55%) Remedy
4 1 (0.55%) Unisys