Period
to 16 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

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

Java Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 45 64
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 153 243 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.33% 5.73% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 5.94% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 149 231 177
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £70,000 £68,800
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3,423 4,090 5,185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 96.42% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,897 3,038 4,385
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in the East Midlands

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in the East Midlands

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in the East Midlands

Java Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +1 109 £57,500 +4.55% 25
Northamptonshire -29 22 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Leicestershire -1 14 £45,000 +9.76% 5
Derbyshire -8 5 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 East Midlands region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 99 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (42.48%) Spring
4 55 (35.95%) Big Data
5 53 (34.64%) Scala
6 48 (31.37%) MapReduce
7 47 (30.72%) Apache Hive
7 47 (30.72%) Hadoop
7 47 (30.72%) HBase
7 47 (30.72%) Impala
7 47 (30.72%) Apache Spark
8 37 (24.18%) Jenkins
9 36 (23.53%) SQL
10 35 (22.88%) Maven
11 34 (22.22%) Hibernate
11 34 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 31 (20.26%) Oracle
12 31 (20.26%) Microservices
13 30 (19.61%) Finance
14 28 (18.30%) Spring Boot
14 28 (18.30%) AWS
15 27 (17.65%) Web Services
15 27 (17.65%) Scrum
16 26 (16.99%) Software Engineering
17 25 (16.34%) J2EE
18 24 (15.69%) JUnit
18 24 (15.69%) Degree
19 22 (14.38%) Google
19 22 (14.38%) AngularJS
20 20 (13.07%) NoSQL

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 47 (30.72%) Apache Spark
2 12 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.54%) Apache Solr
4 7 (4.58%) JBoss
4 7 (4.58%) WildFly
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.30%) AWS
2 9 (5.88%) Azure
3 7 (4.58%) GCP
3 7 (4.58%) Slack
4 5 (3.27%) GitHub
5 3 (1.96%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.96%) Serverless
6 2 (1.31%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.31%) Apigee
6 2 (1.31%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (35.95%) Big Data
2 47 (30.72%) Apache Hive
2 47 (30.72%) Hadoop
2 47 (30.72%) HBase
2 47 (30.72%) Impala
3 20 (13.07%) NoSQL
4 14 (9.15%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.54%) MySQL
6 7 (4.58%) Ingres
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.61%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.61%) OLAP
8 4 (2.61%) OLTP
8 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.65%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 37 (24.18%) Jenkins
2 35 (22.88%) Maven
3 24 (15.69%) JUnit
4 19 (12.42%) Git (software)
5 12 (7.84%) Ant
5 12 (7.84%) Eclipse
5 12 (7.84%) Subversion
6 10 (6.54%) ANTLR
6 10 (6.54%) Artifactory
6 10 (6.54%) Gradle
7 8 (5.23%) JIRA
8 5 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.27%) IntelliJ
8 5 (3.27%) Selenium
8 5 (3.27%) SonarQube
8 5 (3.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.65%) Mockito
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (19.61%) Finance
2 11 (7.19%) Banking
3 7 (4.58%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.27%) Retail
5 3 (1.96%) Local Government
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (42.48%) Spring
2 34 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 28 (18.30%) Spring Boot
4 27 (17.65%) Web Services
5 25 (16.34%) J2EE
6 22 (14.38%) AngularJS
7 19 (12.42%) RESTful
8 17 (11.11%) CSS
8 17 (11.11%) JMS
9 12 (7.84%) Java EE
10 11 (7.19%) Apache Camel
11 10 (6.54%) HornetQ
11 10 (6.54%) JPA
11 10 (6.54%) Lucene
11 10 (6.54%) Protocol Buffers
12 9 (5.88%) HTML
13 8 (5.23%) GWT
13 8 (5.23%) REST
14 7 (4.58%) ActiveMQ
14 7 (4.58%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (10.46%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.88%) Cloud Native
4 8 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.27%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.61%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.96%) Linux
2 2 (1.31%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (31.37%) MapReduce
3 31 (20.26%) Microservices
4 27 (17.65%) Scrum
5 26 (16.99%) Software Engineering
6 16 (10.46%) Collaborative Working
7 15 (9.80%) Fintech
7 15 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.15%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (8.50%) Analytics
9 13 (8.50%) SDLC
9 13 (8.50%) Test Automation
10 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
10 11 (7.19%) Data Analysis
10 11 (7.19%) Predictive Analytics
11 9 (5.88%) TDD
12 8 (5.23%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.58%) DevOps
13 7 (4.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (34.64%) Scala
3 36 (23.53%) SQL
4 34 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.42%) Java 8
6 14 (9.15%) Python
7 5 (3.27%) C#
8 4 (2.61%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.31%) C++
9 2 (1.31%) ES6
9 2 (1.31%) Go
10 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (15.69%) Degree
2 12 (7.84%) AWS Certification
3 8 (5.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.27%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.65%) HND
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (7.19%) Docker
1 11 (7.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.96%) Ansible
2 3 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.96%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (20.26%) Oracle
2 22 (14.38%) Google
3 4 (2.61%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.96%) NEC
4 3 (1.96%) Northgate
5 2 (1.31%) CA
5 2 (1.31%) Sun
5 2 (1.31%) WSO2
6 1 (0.65%) Databricks