Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 74 66
Rank change year-on-year +41 -8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 76 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.77% 2.89% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 3.06% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 57
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,475 £26,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1262 1338 1388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 94.36% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1126 1159
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Coventry

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Coventry

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Coventry over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (75.00%) Spring
3 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (68.42%) Hibernate
4 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 52 (68.42%) Oracle
5 40 (52.63%) Puppet
6 37 (48.68%) Scrum
7 36 (47.37%) MVC
7 36 (47.37%) Docker
8 35 (46.05%) Spring MVC
9 34 (44.74%) J2EE
10 33 (43.42%) MySQL
11 30 (39.47%) SQL
11 30 (39.47%) SOAP
11 30 (39.47%) REST
12 27 (35.53%) Ansible
12 27 (35.53%) Jenkins
12 27 (35.53%) Opscode Chef
12 27 (35.53%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (34.21%) JPA
14 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
14 25 (32.89%) HTML
15 22 (28.95%) JBoss
15 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
16 21 (27.63%) PHP
17 20 (26.32%) SDLC
18 18 (23.68%) Mentoring
18 18 (23.68%) Kanban
19 15 (19.74%) Linux

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 22 (28.95%) JBoss
2 13 (17.11%) Confluence
3 9 (11.84%) OpenStack
3 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.58%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (43.42%) MySQL
2 27 (35.53%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
4 11 (14.47%) DB2
5 6 (7.89%) MariaDB
5 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.11%) JIRA
2 13 (17.11%) Maven
2 13 (17.11%) Subversion
2 13 (17.11%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.95%) jMock
3 3 (3.95%) JUnit
3 3 (3.95%) Mockito
General
1 9 (11.84%) Retail
2 8 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (75.00%) Spring
2 52 (68.42%) Hibernate
3 35 (46.05%) Spring MVC
4 34 (44.74%) J2EE
5 30 (39.47%) REST
5 30 (39.47%) SOAP
6 26 (34.21%) JPA
7 25 (32.89%) HTML
8 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.21%) CSS
10 6 (7.89%) MSMQ
10 6 (7.89%) Servlets
11 5 (6.58%) J2SE
11 5 (6.58%) Java SE
11 5 (6.58%) Swing
11 5 (6.58%) XML
12 4 (5.26%) Web Services
13 3 (3.95%) Ajax
14 1 (1.32%) jQuery
14 1 (1.32%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.95%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) Scrum
3 36 (47.37%) MVC
4 20 (26.32%) SDLC
5 18 (23.68%) Kanban
5 18 (23.68%) Mentoring
6 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
7 10 (13.16%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (7.89%) OOD
8 6 (7.89%) RUP
8 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.58%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (5.26%) Coaching
10 4 (5.26%) OO
10 4 (5.26%) TDD
10 4 (5.26%) Web Development
11 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.95%) SOA
11 3 (3.95%) UML
12 2 (2.63%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 30 (39.47%) SQL
4 21 (27.63%) PHP
5 3 (3.95%) C#
6 2 (2.63%) C
6 2 (2.63%) C++
6 2 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) OCP
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 36 (47.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (52.63%) Puppet
2 27 (35.53%) Ansible
2 27 (35.53%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.89%) Kubernetes
3 6 (7.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (68.42%) Oracle
2 9 (11.84%) IBM
3 3 (3.95%) Google
3 3 (3.95%) Twitter
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft