Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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 of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 57 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 455 604 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.29% 5.16% 5.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 5.32% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 432 550 623
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 10,268 11,362 12,780
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.08% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7,812 9,346 10,661
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in the East of England

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in the East of England

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in the East of England

Java Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -8 199 £55,000 +22.22% 29
Cambridgeshire -28 111 £45,500 +7.06% 29
Essex +2 76 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Bedfordshire +9 39 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Suffolk 0 19 £48,750 +8.33% 4
Norfolk +8 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 of England region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 455 (100.00%) Java
2 251 (55.16%) Spring
3 249 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (38.68%) SQL
5 161 (35.38%) TDD
6 159 (34.95%) JavaScript
7 138 (30.33%) Web Services
8 137 (30.11%) Hibernate
9 127 (27.91%) Java 8
10 106 (23.30%) MVC
11 93 (20.44%) Computer Science
12 92 (20.22%) OO
13 91 (20.00%) Degree
14 90 (19.78%) Git (software)
15 86 (18.90%) Software Engineering
16 83 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
17 80 (17.58%) Docker
18 77 (16.92%) REST
19 75 (16.48%) AngularJS
20 73 (16.04%) HTML
21 72 (15.82%) Relational Database
22 71 (15.60%) Spring MVC
23 69 (15.16%) JBoss
24 68 (14.95%) Computer Science Degree
25 67 (14.73%) J2EE
26 66 (14.51%) Oracle
27 65 (14.29%) Java EE
28 62 (13.63%) Microservices
29 58 (12.75%) CSS
29 58 (12.75%) Python

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 69 (15.16%) JBoss
2 53 (11.65%) WebSphere
3 47 (10.33%) Tomcat
4 21 (4.62%) WebLogic
5 18 (3.96%) Apache
6 17 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (2.42%) WildFly
8 7 (1.54%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.66%) Apache Geronimo
10 3 (0.66%) CMS
10 3 (0.66%) Confluence
10 3 (0.66%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.44%) Mule
11 2 (0.44%) nginx
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Weka
Business Applications
1 14 (3.08%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 83 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (3.52%) OpenShift
4 15 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.98%) GitHub
6 6 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.66%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.66%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.66%) SaaS
7 3 (0.66%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.42%) Internet
2 4 (0.88%) IPv6
3 3 (0.66%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.82%) Relational Database
2 50 (10.99%) NoSQL
3 43 (9.45%) MySQL
4 38 (8.35%) SQL Server
5 34 (7.47%) Big Data
6 17 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 15 (3.30%) MongoDB
8 15 (3.30%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.42%) Neo4j
10 9 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 9 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.54%) Sybase ASE
12 4 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.66%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.66%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.66%) Mahout
13 3 (0.66%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 90 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 54 (11.87%) Maven
3 45 (9.89%) Eclipse
4 44 (9.67%) Jenkins
5 36 (7.91%) JUnit
6 29 (6.37%) Subversion
7 27 (5.93%) JIRA
8 22 (4.84%) Selenium
9 19 (4.18%) Rational Team Concert
10 18 (3.96%) Gradle
11 13 (2.86%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.98%) Ant
13 8 (1.76%) HttpUnit
14 7 (1.54%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.54%) JMeter
14 7 (1.54%) Vagrant
15 6 (1.32%) Bitbucket
15 6 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
16 4 (0.88%) Robot Framework
16 4 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (8.57%) Finance
2 32 (7.03%) Automotive
3 31 (6.81%) Games
4 29 (6.37%) Retail
5 14 (3.08%) Banking
6 7 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.88%) Advertising
8 3 (0.66%) Back Office
8 3 (0.66%) Military
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (55.16%) Spring
2 138 (30.33%) Web Services
3 137 (30.11%) Hibernate
4 77 (16.92%) REST
5 75 (16.48%) AngularJS
6 73 (16.04%) HTML
7 71 (15.60%) Spring MVC
8 67 (14.73%) J2EE
9 65 (14.29%) Java EE
10 58 (12.75%) CSS
11 56 (12.31%) XML
12 45 (9.89%) jQuery
13 43 (9.45%) RESTful
14 41 (9.01%) Spring Boot
15 40 (8.79%) SOAP
16 34 (7.47%) JSP
17 33 (7.25%) Akka
18 28 (6.15%) Swing
19 26 (5.71%) Struts
20 25 (5.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 93 (20.44%) Computer Science
2 39 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (6.15%) Algorithms
5 27 (5.93%) Robotics
6 26 (5.71%) Mobile App
7 25 (5.49%) Fintech
8 9 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.98%) NHS
8 9 (1.98%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.54%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.32%) User Experience
11 5 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.10%) Online Games
11 5 (1.10%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.66%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.66%) Life Science
13 2 (0.44%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.44%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 53 (11.65%) Linux
2 11 (2.42%) Windows
3 8 (1.76%) Android
4 7 (1.54%) Unix
5 6 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.22%) HPUX
6 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (35.38%) TDD
3 106 (23.30%) MVC
4 92 (20.22%) OO
5 86 (18.90%) Software Engineering
6 62 (13.63%) Microservices
7 52 (11.43%) Scrum
8 50 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (10.55%) DevOps
10 41 (9.01%) E-Commerce
11 39 (8.57%) BDD
11 39 (8.57%) Multithreading
12 38 (8.35%) SDLC
13 37 (8.13%) Machine Learning
14 32 (7.03%) OOP
15 31 (6.81%) Unit Testing
16 29 (6.37%) Mathematics
17 26 (5.71%) Mentoring
18 25 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (4.84%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 455 (100.00%) Java
2 176 (38.68%) SQL
3 159 (34.95%) JavaScript
4 127 (27.91%) Java 8
5 58 (12.75%) Python
6 55 (12.09%) Scala
7 34 (7.47%) C#
8 29 (6.37%) C
8 29 (6.37%) C++
9 25 (5.49%) Groovy
10 24 (5.27%) Haskell
11 18 (3.96%) TypeScript
12 15 (3.30%) T-SQL
13 14 (3.08%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.76%) Kotlin
15 6 (1.32%) Ruby
16 5 (1.10%) Java 9
17 4 (0.88%) PHP
18 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.66%) Go
Qualifications
1 91 (20.00%) Degree
2 68 (14.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.08%) QA
2 5 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) GDPR
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (17.58%) Docker
2 3 (0.66%) HDFS
3 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (8.13%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.96%) Ansible
3 9 (1.98%) Terraform
4 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (14.51%) Oracle
2 23 (5.05%) IBM
3 17 (3.74%) WorldPay
4 13 (2.86%) Google
5 9 (1.98%) Sybase
6 3 (0.66%) Alteryx
6 3 (0.66%) Tableau
7 1 (0.22%) ATG
7 1 (0.22%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.22%) Blue Martini
7 1 (0.22%) Demandware
7 1 (0.22%) Elastic Path
7 1 (0.22%) hybris
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.22%) SAP
7 1 (0.22%) Sun
7 1 (0.22%) Talend
7 1 (0.22%) VMware
7 1 (0.22%) WSO2
7 1 (0.22%) Xamarin