Period
to 17 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 45 54
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 478 697 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.14% 5.78% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 5.95% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 422 647 585
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +8.00%

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 11,179 11,712 13,088
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.20% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8,380 9,494 10,984
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 August 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 August 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 -5 212 £55,000 +22.22% 18
Cambridgeshire -45 110 £45,000 - 14
Essex -13 82 £50,000 - 21
Bedfordshire +5 31 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Norfolk +31 22 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Suffolk -13 21 £48,750 +14.71% 8
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 478 (100.00%) Java
2 260 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (53.35%) Spring
4 200 (41.84%) JavaScript
5 192 (40.17%) SQL
6 172 (35.98%) TDD
7 139 (29.08%) Web Services
8 117 (24.48%) Hibernate
9 113 (23.64%) OO
10 107 (22.38%) MVC
11 106 (22.18%) AngularJS
12 103 (21.55%) Git (software)
12 103 (21.55%) Java 8
13 102 (21.34%) Computer Science
14 100 (20.92%) HTML
15 95 (19.87%) Docker
16 92 (19.25%) J2EE
17 89 (18.62%) Degree
18 88 (18.41%) Relational Database
18 88 (18.41%) REST
19 84 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
20 78 (16.32%) Scala
21 76 (15.90%) Oracle
22 74 (15.48%) Software Engineering
23 73 (15.27%) Java EE
23 73 (15.27%) Microservices
23 73 (15.27%) Computer Science Degree
24 72 (15.06%) XML
25 71 (14.85%) NoSQL
26 70 (14.64%) CSS

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 68 (14.23%) JBoss
1 68 (14.23%) Tomcat
2 61 (12.76%) WebSphere
3 32 (6.69%) WebLogic
4 24 (5.02%) Apache
5 16 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (3.35%) WildFly
6 13 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (2.30%) Confluence
8 10 (2.09%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (1.67%) CMS
9 8 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.26%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.84%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.84%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.63%) Drupal
13 3 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Weka
Business Applications
1 25 (5.23%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (1.88%) Magento
3 2 (0.42%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 84 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.23%) OpenShift
3 20 (4.18%) GitHub
4 16 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.88%) SaaS
6 8 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.84%) Serverless
10 3 (0.63%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.63%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.42%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.51%) Internet
2 7 (1.46%) VPN
3 4 (0.84%) HTTP
3 4 (0.84%) IPv6
4 2 (0.42%) Skype
5 1 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (18.41%) Relational Database
2 71 (14.85%) NoSQL
3 45 (9.41%) MySQL
4 38 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 25 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (5.02%) Big Data
7 22 (4.60%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.39%) RDBMS
9 19 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (3.77%) MongoDB
11 12 (2.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (2.30%) Neo4j
13 9 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.46%) DB2
15 6 (1.26%) Data Mining
15 6 (1.26%) Jackrabbit
15 6 (1.26%) Sybase ASE
16 4 (0.84%) Hadoop
17 3 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
17 3 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 103 (21.55%) Git (software)
2 62 (12.97%) Maven
3 57 (11.92%) Jenkins
4 52 (10.88%) JUnit
5 45 (9.41%) Eclipse
6 42 (8.79%) JIRA
7 38 (7.95%) Subversion
8 33 (6.90%) Selenium
9 31 (6.49%) Gradle
10 28 (5.86%) Cucumber
11 19 (3.97%) Ant
12 18 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (3.56%) Rational Team Concert
14 14 (2.93%) HttpUnit
15 10 (2.09%) JMeter
16 9 (1.88%) Vagrant
17 8 (1.67%) Mockito
18 7 (1.46%) IntelliJ
18 7 (1.46%) Log4j
18 7 (1.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 67 (14.02%) Finance
2 50 (10.46%) Games
3 27 (5.65%) Automotive
4 21 (4.39%) Retail
5 14 (2.93%) Banking
6 10 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.67%) Marketing
8 3 (0.63%) Advertising
8 3 (0.63%) Military
9 2 (0.42%) Back Office
9 2 (0.42%) Electronics
9 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.42%) Law
9 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (53.35%) Spring
2 139 (29.08%) Web Services
3 117 (24.48%) Hibernate
4 106 (22.18%) AngularJS
5 100 (20.92%) HTML
6 92 (19.25%) J2EE
7 88 (18.41%) REST
8 73 (15.27%) Java EE
9 72 (15.06%) XML
10 70 (14.64%) CSS
11 69 (14.44%) Spring MVC
12 56 (11.72%) jQuery
13 54 (11.30%) Akka
14 52 (10.88%) JSP
15 42 (8.79%) SOAP
16 38 (7.95%) RESTful
17 36 (7.53%) .NET
18 35 (7.32%) Spring Boot
19 33 (6.90%) Ajax
19 33 (6.90%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 102 (21.34%) Computer Science
2 46 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (7.74%) Fintech
4 31 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (6.07%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.39%) Robotics
7 18 (3.77%) Algorithms
8 16 (3.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 16 (3.35%) Online Games
8 16 (3.35%) Private Cloud
9 10 (2.09%) NHS
10 9 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.88%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.88%) User Experience
11 7 (1.46%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.84%) Life Science
13 3 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.63%) DataPower
14 2 (0.42%) Online Gambling
14 2 (0.42%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.81%) Linux
2 26 (5.44%) Unix
3 21 (4.39%) Android
4 17 (3.56%) Apple iOS
4 17 (3.56%) Windows
5 7 (1.46%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.26%) HPUX
6 6 (1.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (35.98%) TDD
3 113 (23.64%) OO
4 107 (22.38%) MVC
5 74 (15.48%) Software Engineering
6 73 (15.27%) Microservices
7 69 (14.44%) E-Commerce
8 62 (12.97%) DevOps
9 53 (11.09%) Scrum
10 48 (10.04%) SDLC
11 45 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
12 40 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (8.37%) Unit Testing
13 39 (8.16%) OOP
14 38 (7.95%) BDD
15 36 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
16 34 (7.11%) Mentoring
17 32 (6.69%) Mathematics
17 32 (6.69%) Web Application Development
18 31 (6.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 478 (100.00%) Java
2 200 (41.84%) JavaScript
3 192 (40.17%) SQL
4 103 (21.55%) Java 8
5 78 (16.32%) Scala
6 60 (12.55%) Python
7 34 (7.11%) C#
8 26 (5.44%) Haskell
9 23 (4.81%) TypeScript
10 22 (4.60%) C
10 22 (4.60%) PL/SQL
11 21 (4.39%) Groovy
12 20 (4.18%) C++
13 17 (3.56%) Ruby
14 14 (2.93%) T-SQL
15 11 (2.30%) PHP
16 9 (1.88%) Bash Shell
17 8 (1.67%) Kotlin
18 7 (1.46%) VB.NET
18 7 (1.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (18.62%) Degree
2 73 (15.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.35%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.93%) QA
3 7 (1.46%) GCP
4 3 (0.63%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 95 (19.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) HDFS
2 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (7.74%) Kubernetes
2 14 (2.93%) Ansible
3 9 (1.88%) Terraform
4 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.21%) MOM
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (15.90%) Oracle
2 32 (6.69%) IBM
3 30 (6.28%) WorldPay
4 9 (1.88%) hybris
5 8 (1.67%) Blue Martini
5 8 (1.67%) Demandware
5 8 (1.67%) Elastic Path
5 8 (1.67%) VMware
6 7 (1.46%) Citrix
6 7 (1.46%) Sybase
6 7 (1.46%) Veeam
7 6 (1.26%) ATG
8 5 (1.05%) Capita
8 5 (1.05%) Google
9 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.63%) SAP
11 2 (0.42%) Adobe
11 2 (0.42%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.42%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.42%) Tableau