Period
to 9 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 43 69
Rank change year-on-year -19 +26 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 158 258 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.05% 5.83% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 6.03% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 157 211 169
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £64,250
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 3,782 4,280 5,100
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 96.70% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,254 3,291 4,257
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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 +4 116 £57,500 +4.55% 15
Leicestershire -3 27 £45,000 +14.65% 6
Northamptonshire -40 11 £50,000 -5.21% 3
Derbyshire 0 1 £30,000 -31.43%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (68.99%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (46.20%) Spring
4 58 (36.71%) Big Data
5 54 (34.18%) Scala
6 51 (32.28%) JavaScript
7 50 (31.65%) Hadoop
7 50 (31.65%) HBase
7 50 (31.65%) Apache Hive
7 50 (31.65%) Impala
7 50 (31.65%) Apache Spark
8 49 (31.01%) MapReduce
9 43 (27.22%) SQL
10 28 (17.72%) Microservices
11 25 (15.82%) Hibernate
12 24 (15.19%) Spring Boot
12 24 (15.19%) AWS
13 23 (14.56%) Docker
13 23 (14.56%) Jenkins
14 22 (13.92%) HTML
15 21 (13.29%) Oracle
15 21 (13.29%) Web Services
16 19 (12.03%) Maven
17 18 (11.39%) CSS
17 18 (11.39%) Scrum
17 18 (11.39%) Mentoring
17 18 (11.39%) NoSQL
18 17 (10.76%) SDLC
18 17 (10.76%) Finance
18 17 (10.76%) TDD

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 50 (31.65%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.27%) Apache
3 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.19%) AWS
2 9 (5.70%) Azure
3 8 (5.06%) GitHub
4 7 (4.43%) GCP
5 4 (2.53%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.90%) Apigee
6 3 (1.90%) Slack
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.27%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.27%) Serverless
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Broadband
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.71%) Big Data
2 50 (31.65%) Apache Hive
2 50 (31.65%) Hadoop
2 50 (31.65%) HBase
2 50 (31.65%) Impala
3 18 (11.39%) NoSQL
4 15 (9.49%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.86%) MySQL
6 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.63%) Flink
8 1 (0.63%) Ingres
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (14.56%) Jenkins
2 19 (12.03%) Maven
3 14 (8.86%) JUnit
4 10 (6.33%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.70%) Ant
6 8 (5.06%) Gradle
7 7 (4.43%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.43%) JIRA
8 6 (3.80%) Selenium
8 6 (3.80%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.90%) Spock
9 3 (1.90%) Subversion
10 2 (1.27%) ANTLR
10 2 (1.27%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (10.76%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Retail
3 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.90%) Banking
4 3 (1.90%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (46.20%) Spring
2 25 (15.82%) Hibernate
3 24 (15.19%) Spring Boot
4 22 (13.92%) HTML
5 21 (13.29%) Web Services
6 18 (11.39%) CSS
7 16 (10.13%) AngularJS
7 16 (10.13%) RESTful
8 12 (7.59%) REST
9 11 (6.96%) J2EE
10 10 (6.33%) React
11 8 (5.06%) JPA
12 7 (4.43%) Java EE
13 6 (3.80%) JMS
13 6 (3.80%) Node.js
13 6 (3.80%) Sass
14 5 (3.16%) .NET
14 5 (3.16%) Kafka
15 4 (2.53%) GWT
15 4 (2.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.70%) Cloud Native
3 5 (3.16%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.90%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.43%) Linux
2 2 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (68.99%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.01%) MapReduce
3 28 (17.72%) Microservices
4 18 (11.39%) Mentoring
4 18 (11.39%) Scrum
5 17 (10.76%) SDLC
5 17 (10.76%) TDD
6 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
7 13 (8.23%) Software Engineering
8 12 (7.59%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (6.96%) OO
10 10 (6.33%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.70%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.06%) Computer Science
12 8 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.43%) Fintech
13 7 (4.43%) MVC
14 6 (3.80%) API Development
14 6 (3.80%) API Integration
14 6 (3.80%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 158 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (34.18%) Scala
3 51 (32.28%) JavaScript
4 43 (27.22%) SQL
5 15 (9.49%) Java 8
6 6 (3.80%) Groovy
7 5 (3.16%) ES6
7 5 (3.16%) Python
8 4 (2.53%) C#
9 2 (1.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (5.70%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 23 (14.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (6.96%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.16%) Ansible
3 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (13.29%) Oracle
2 10 (6.33%) Google
3 4 (2.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.90%) Sun
5 2 (1.27%) ATG
5 2 (1.27%) CA
5 2 (1.27%) Twitter
5 2 (1.27%) WSO2
6 1 (0.63%) Databricks
6 1 (0.63%) NEC
6 1 (0.63%) Northgate