Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 20 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 46 33
Rank change year-on-year +31 -13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 40 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 11.63% 3.70% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.20% 3.75% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 47
Croydon median annual salary £58,750 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% +26.32% +27.52%
10th Percentile £48,375 £42,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £81,500 £68,150 £60,000
South London median annual salary £57,500 £63,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.80% +34.21% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 328 427 389
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 98.61% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 264 391 354
Croydon median annual salary £46,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.15% +7.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £23,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,250 £60,000
South London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 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 Croydon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) Spring
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (50.00%) Web Services
5 18 (45.00%) J2EE
6 14 (35.00%) JUnit
6 14 (35.00%) SOAP
6 14 (35.00%) TDD
6 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 14 (35.00%) REST
7 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
7 13 (32.50%) BDD
7 13 (32.50%) Microservices
7 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (32.50%) SQL
8 12 (30.00%) Scrum
9 11 (27.50%) Maven
9 11 (27.50%) DbUnit
9 11 (27.50%) jMock
9 11 (27.50%) SonarQube
9 11 (27.50%) Mockito
9 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
9 11 (27.50%) PowerMock
10 10 (25.00%) RESTful
10 10 (25.00%) Kanban
10 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 10 (25.00%) XML
11 9 (22.50%) Linux
11 9 (22.50%) OO
11 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce

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 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.50%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
2 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) MySQL
4 5 (12.50%) OrientDB
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (35.00%) JUnit
2 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
3 11 (27.50%) DbUnit
3 11 (27.50%) jMock
3 11 (27.50%) Maven
3 11 (27.50%) Mockito
3 11 (27.50%) SonarQube
4 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.50%) IntelliJ
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 2 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.00%) Hudson
5 2 (5.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Gradle
6 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (17.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) Spring
2 20 (50.00%) Web Services
3 18 (45.00%) J2EE
4 14 (35.00%) REST
4 14 (35.00%) SOAP
5 11 (27.50%) PowerMock
6 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (25.00%) RESTful
6 10 (25.00%) XML
7 7 (17.50%) Apache Camel
8 6 (15.00%) HTML
9 5 (12.50%) CSS
9 5 (12.50%) Java SE
10 3 (7.50%) Struts
11 2 (5.00%) Apache CXF
11 2 (5.00%) Java EE
11 2 (5.00%) JDBC
11 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
12 1 (2.50%) React
12 1 (2.50%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Android
3 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) TDD
3 13 (32.50%) BDD
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (32.50%) Microservices
4 12 (30.00%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) Kanban
6 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
6 9 (22.50%) OO
7 6 (15.00%) Web Development
8 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (10.00%) MVC
10 3 (7.50%) Android Development
10 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
10 3 (7.50%) Open Source
10 3 (7.50%) SDLC
10 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.00%) Build Automation
11 2 (5.00%) DevOps
11 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) Groovy
6 3 (7.50%) Apple Swift
6 3 (7.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle