The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Java Developer
London / Croydon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 36 35
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 7.61% 3.63% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 3.70% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +78.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 182 243 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 98.91% 97.98% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138 225 165
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Croydon

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Croydon

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Croydon over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Croydon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) Spring
5 11 (61.11%) Maven
5 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
5 11 (61.11%) BDD
5 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
6 9 (50.00%) Scala
6 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (44.44%) J2EE
7 8 (44.44%) SOAP
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services
7 8 (44.44%) JUnit
7 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
7 8 (44.44%) RESTful
7 8 (44.44%) Node.js
7 8 (44.44%) REST
7 8 (44.44%) PowerMock
7 8 (44.44%) DbUnit
7 8 (44.44%) Kanban
7 8 (44.44%) jMock
7 8 (44.44%) Mockito
7 8 (44.44%) SonarQube
8 7 (38.89%) Microservices
8 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (38.89%) Tomcat

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
1 11 (61.11%) Maven
2 8 (44.44%) DbUnit
2 8 (44.44%) jMock
2 8 (44.44%) JUnit
2 8 (44.44%) Mockito
2 8 (44.44%) SonarQube
3 3 (16.67%) Gradle
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Spring
2 8 (44.44%) J2EE
2 8 (44.44%) Node.js
2 8 (44.44%) PowerMock
2 8 (44.44%) REST
2 8 (44.44%) RESTful
2 8 (44.44%) SOAP
2 8 (44.44%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) Apache Camel
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) D3.js
6 3 (16.67%) Dropwizard
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) RESTEasy
8 1 (5.56%) Spark Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 8 (44.44%) Kanban
6 7 (38.89%) Microservices
7 6 (33.33%) OO
8 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
9 4 (22.22%) Open Source
9 4 (22.22%) Secure Coding
10 3 (16.67%) Coaching
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (16.67%) DevOps
10 3 (16.67%) MVC
10 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 3 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Scala
3 5 (27.78%) Go
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) Jaspersoft