Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 128 66
Rank change year-on-year +63 -62 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 217 144 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.17% 2.22% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 2.27% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 178 159 291
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +18.46%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,375 £65,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 5057 6334 7285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.72% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 5011 5906
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,700 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +31 122 £48,750 +8.33% 9
Northamptonshire +52 55 £48,750 +21.88% 7
Derbyshire +15 17 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Leicestershire +26 14 £37,500 +25.00%
Java Developer
England

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

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 East Midlands region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 217 (100.00%) Java
2 138 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (45.16%) Spring
4 95 (43.78%) JavaScript
5 86 (39.63%) SQL
6 71 (32.72%) HTML
6 71 (32.72%) Hibernate
7 70 (32.26%) TDD
7 70 (32.26%) Software Engineering
8 63 (29.03%) Oracle
9 61 (28.11%) RESTful
10 54 (24.88%) CSS
11 49 (22.58%) Degree
12 48 (22.12%) Finance
12 48 (22.12%) Web Services
13 47 (21.66%) OO
14 42 (19.35%) XML
14 42 (19.35%) REST
14 42 (19.35%) SDLC
15 39 (17.97%) HTML5
15 39 (17.97%) J2EE
16 38 (17.51%) NoSQL
17 36 (16.59%) OOP
18 35 (16.13%) Java EE
19 34 (15.67%) Git (software)
20 32 (14.75%) Subversion
20 32 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
21 30 (13.82%) Unit Testing
21 30 (13.82%) AngularJS
21 30 (13.82%) Scrum

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 20 (9.22%) JBoss
2 18 (8.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.99%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.23%) Apache
5 6 (2.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (2.76%) Alfresco
5 6 (2.76%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.76%) CMS
5 6 (2.76%) Liferay
6 3 (1.38%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.92%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) Jetty
8 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.44%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.07%) SaaS
4 7 (3.23%) Serverless
5 6 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.46%) GitHub
6 1 (0.46%) Google Play
6 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.23%) HTTP
2 3 (1.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.51%) NoSQL
2 27 (12.44%) MongoDB
3 25 (11.52%) MySQL
4 20 (9.22%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.69%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (3.23%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.76%) Hazelcast
9 6 (2.76%) Redis
10 5 (2.30%) Big Data
10 5 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.30%) OLTP
11 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.38%) DB2
13 2 (0.92%) HBase
14 1 (0.46%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.46%) Ingres
14 1 (0.46%) Riak
Development Applications
1 34 (15.67%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.75%) Subversion
3 25 (11.52%) JUnit
4 17 (7.83%) Maven
5 11 (5.07%) NetBeans
6 10 (4.61%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.23%) Mercurial
7 7 (3.23%) Selenium
8 6 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.76%) Travis CI
9 5 (2.30%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.84%) JIRA
11 3 (1.38%) Calabash
11 3 (1.38%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.38%) Mockito
11 3 (1.38%) TestNG
11 3 (1.38%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 48 (22.12%) Finance
2 26 (11.98%) Banking
3 14 (6.45%) Retail
4 8 (3.69%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.69%) Legal
5 5 (2.30%) Front Office
6 4 (1.84%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.92%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (45.16%) Spring
2 71 (32.72%) Hibernate
2 71 (32.72%) HTML
3 61 (28.11%) RESTful
4 54 (24.88%) CSS
5 48 (22.12%) Web Services
6 42 (19.35%) REST
6 42 (19.35%) XML
7 39 (17.97%) HTML5
7 39 (17.97%) J2EE
8 35 (16.13%) Java EE
9 30 (13.82%) AngularJS
10 27 (12.44%) jQuery
11 26 (11.98%) JPA
12 21 (9.68%) SOAP
13 19 (8.76%) JSON
14 18 (8.29%) Node.js
15 12 (5.53%) Apache Camel
15 12 (5.53%) JDBC
15 12 (5.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.06%) User Experience
2 23 (10.60%) Computer Science
3 22 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.61%) Fintech
7 6 (2.76%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.84%) Photography
9 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) New Media
11 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.46%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.37%) Linux
2 11 (5.07%) Android
3 8 (3.69%) Unix
4 5 (2.30%) Mac OS
4 5 (2.30%) Windows
5 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 70 (32.26%) TDD
3 47 (21.66%) OO
4 42 (19.35%) SDLC
5 36 (16.59%) OOP
6 32 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (13.82%) Scrum
7 30 (13.82%) Unit Testing
8 27 (12.44%) User Stories
9 26 (11.98%) Test Automation
10 24 (11.06%) Secure Coding
11 21 (9.68%) Microservices
12 19 (8.76%) Integration Testing
12 19 (8.76%) Pair Programming
13 18 (8.29%) E-Commerce
14 17 (7.83%) BDD
14 17 (7.83%) Project Planning
14 17 (7.83%) Workflow
15 16 (7.37%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 217 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (43.78%) JavaScript
3 86 (39.63%) SQL
4 12 (5.53%) Python
5 10 (4.61%) C++
6 8 (3.69%) C
6 8 (3.69%) Perl
6 8 (3.69%) Scala
7 6 (2.76%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.30%) C#
8 5 (2.30%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.30%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.84%) ES6
10 3 (1.38%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.92%) PHP
11 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.46%) Go
12 1 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (22.58%) Degree
2 25 (11.52%) Sun Certification
3 15 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.90%) QA
2 7 (3.23%) SLA
3 6 (2.76%) GCP
4 1 (0.46%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.76%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.46%) Ansible
2 1 (0.46%) Kibana
2 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.46%) logstash
2 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 63 (29.03%) Oracle
2 6 (2.76%) Adobe
2 6 (2.76%) HP
2 6 (2.76%) OpenText
3 4 (1.84%) IBM
4 2 (0.92%) Google
4 2 (0.92%) Sun
5 1 (0.46%) Apigee
5 1 (0.46%) Misys
5 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.46%) SAP
5 1 (0.46%) WSO2