Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Java Developer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 30 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 59 73 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.39% 8.87% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.61% 9.07% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60 66 34
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +46.67%
10th Percentile £29,500 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £68,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +9.89% +13.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 468 805 636
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.32% 97.81% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 399 690 527
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (89.83%) Spring
3 47 (79.66%) Hibernate
4 45 (76.27%) Amazon AWS
5 36 (61.02%) Linux
6 35 (59.32%) JUnit
7 34 (57.63%) Scrum
7 34 (57.63%) MVC
7 34 (57.63%) MongoDB
8 33 (55.93%) Apache Camel
8 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
8 33 (55.93%) JIRA
8 33 (55.93%) TDD
9 32 (54.24%) Finance
9 32 (54.24%) Web Services
9 32 (54.24%) IntelliJ
10 31 (52.54%) Tomcat
10 31 (52.54%) XML
10 31 (52.54%) JBoss
10 31 (52.54%) SOAP
10 31 (52.54%) Apple
10 31 (52.54%) Telecoms
10 31 (52.54%) Spring MVC
10 31 (52.54%) JSON
10 31 (52.54%) Integration Testing
10 31 (52.54%) Kanban
10 31 (52.54%) Mule
10 31 (52.54%) JPA
10 31 (52.54%) Amazon EC2

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 31 (52.54%) JBoss
1 31 (52.54%) Mule
1 31 (52.54%) Mule ESB
1 31 (52.54%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 45 (76.27%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (52.54%) Amazon EC2
2 31 (52.54%) SaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) MongoDB
2 31 (52.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 31 (52.54%) NoSQL
3 10 (16.95%) Big Data
4 7 (11.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (59.32%) JUnit
2 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
2 33 (55.93%) JIRA
3 32 (54.24%) IntelliJ
4 4 (6.78%) EasyMock
5 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.39%) Maven
7 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (54.24%) Finance
2 31 (52.54%) Telecoms
3 30 (50.85%) Electronics
3 30 (50.85%) Manufacturing
3 30 (50.85%) Marketing
3 30 (50.85%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (89.83%) Spring
2 47 (79.66%) Hibernate
3 33 (55.93%) Apache Camel
4 32 (54.24%) Web Services
5 31 (52.54%) JPA
5 31 (52.54%) JSON
5 31 (52.54%) REST
5 31 (52.54%) SOAP
5 31 (52.54%) Spring Integration
5 31 (52.54%) Spring MVC
5 31 (52.54%) XML
6 15 (25.42%) React
7 14 (23.73%) CSS
7 14 (23.73%) HTML
7 14 (23.73%) Node.js
8 13 (22.03%) AngularJS
8 13 (22.03%) jQuery
9 12 (20.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (13.56%) Backbone.js
11 6 (10.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) CentOS
2 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (57.63%) MVC
2 34 (57.63%) Scrum
3 33 (55.93%) TDD
4 31 (52.54%) BDD
4 31 (52.54%) Integration Testing
4 31 (52.54%) Kanban
5 30 (50.85%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (50.85%) Digital Marketing
5 30 (50.85%) E-Commerce
5 30 (50.85%) Programme Management
6 12 (20.34%) Analytics
6 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps
9 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.39%) OO
10 1 (1.69%) ITIL
10 1 (1.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.17%) C++
4 5 (8.47%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) SQL
6 2 (3.39%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
1 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Apple
2 30 (50.85%) SAP
3 9 (15.25%) Google
4 4 (6.78%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat