Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 February 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 of England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 52 39
Rank change year-on-year -20 -13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 349 613 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.83% 4.96% 5.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 5.12% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 370 578 689
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 8,824 11,984 12,177
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 96.97% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6,780 9,809 9,940
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 February 2019.

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 February 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
Hertfordshire -16 142 £57,500 +15.00% 28
Cambridgeshire +7 88 £51,250 +7.89% 19
Essex -5 64 £65,000 +30.00% 14
Bedfordshire -12 42 £60,000 +60.00% 5
Suffolk +8 10 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Norfolk -6 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Java Developer
England

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

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

1 349 (100.00%) Java
2 248 (71.06%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (57.02%) Spring
4 113 (32.38%) JavaScript
5 112 (32.09%) Hibernate
6 108 (30.95%) SQL
7 104 (29.80%) Web Services
8 100 (28.65%) TDD
9 91 (26.07%) Degree
10 84 (24.07%) Computer Science
10 84 (24.07%) HTML
11 77 (22.06%) Java 8
12 73 (20.92%) JBoss
12 73 (20.92%) MVC
13 71 (20.34%) AngularJS
14 68 (19.48%) Oracle
15 67 (19.20%) REST
16 63 (18.05%) Docker
17 62 (17.77%) Computer Science Degree
17 62 (17.77%) Amazon AWS
17 62 (17.77%) Spring MVC
18 61 (17.48%) CSS
19 58 (16.62%) Maven
20 56 (16.05%) Scrum
20 56 (16.05%) OO
21 50 (14.33%) Software Engineering
21 50 (14.33%) Tomcat
22 47 (13.47%) PostgreSQL
22 47 (13.47%) Java EE
23 46 (13.18%) WebSphere

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 73 (20.92%) JBoss
2 50 (14.33%) Tomcat
3 46 (13.18%) WebSphere
4 31 (8.88%) WebLogic
5 22 (6.30%) Apache
6 15 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (4.01%) Apache Geronimo
7 14 (4.01%) GlassFish
8 13 (3.72%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.87%) WildFly
10 8 (2.29%) Jetty
11 6 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.43%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.86%) Confluence
13 3 (0.86%) nginx
14 1 (0.29%) CMS
14 1 (0.29%) Mule
14 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (3.72%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 62 (17.77%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (2.29%) GitHub
3 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (1.43%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.43%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.47%) PostgreSQL
2 40 (11.46%) MySQL
2 40 (11.46%) Relational Database
3 34 (9.74%) MongoDB
3 34 (9.74%) NoSQL
4 31 (8.88%) Big Data
5 28 (8.02%) RDBMS
6 25 (7.16%) SQL Server
7 16 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (4.58%) Hadoop
7 16 (4.58%) Neo4j
8 13 (3.72%) Apache Hive
8 13 (3.72%) CouchDB
8 13 (3.72%) Mahout
8 13 (3.72%) Sqoop
9 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.15%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.86%) Redis
11 3 (0.86%) Riak
Development Applications
1 58 (16.62%) Maven
2 34 (9.74%) Gradle
3 32 (9.17%) Git (software)
4 25 (7.16%) Ant
4 25 (7.16%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.58%) Eclipse
6 14 (4.01%) JUnit
7 12 (3.44%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.44%) Selenium
8 11 (3.15%) Subversion
9 7 (2.01%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.01%) Robot Framework
10 6 (1.72%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.72%) Mockito
11 5 (1.43%) SonarQube
12 4 (1.15%) Grunt
12 4 (1.15%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.86%) Bower
13 3 (0.86%) gulp
13 3 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 38 (10.89%) Retail
2 31 (8.88%) Finance
3 22 (6.30%) Automotive
4 5 (1.43%) Banking
5 3 (0.86%) Publishing
6 2 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (57.02%) Spring
2 112 (32.09%) Hibernate
3 104 (29.80%) Web Services
4 84 (24.07%) HTML
5 71 (20.34%) AngularJS
6 67 (19.20%) REST
7 62 (17.77%) Spring MVC
8 61 (17.48%) CSS
9 47 (13.47%) Java EE
10 40 (11.46%) SOAP
11 39 (11.17%) J2EE
11 39 (11.17%) Node.js
11 39 (11.17%) Spring Boot
12 38 (10.89%) RESTful
12 38 (10.89%) XML
13 29 (8.31%) React
14 24 (6.88%) Swing
15 22 (6.30%) JMS
15 22 (6.30%) JPA
16 20 (5.73%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.74%) Robotics
2 20 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.16%) Fintech
4 17 (4.87%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.01%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.72%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.86%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.86%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.57%) Blog
10 2 (0.57%) User Experience
11 1 (0.29%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.29%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.75%) Linux
2 12 (3.44%) CoreOS
3 2 (0.57%) Windows
4 1 (0.29%) Android
4 1 (0.29%) SUSE
4 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (71.06%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (28.65%) TDD
3 84 (24.07%) Computer Science
4 73 (20.92%) MVC
5 56 (16.05%) OO
5 56 (16.05%) Scrum
6 50 (14.33%) Software Engineering
7 43 (12.32%) DevOps
7 43 (12.32%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (11.17%) Microservices
9 35 (10.03%) Test Automation
10 29 (8.31%) BDD
11 28 (8.02%) E-Commerce
11 28 (8.02%) Mathematics
12 26 (7.45%) Multithreading
13 25 (7.16%) Mentoring
14 19 (5.44%) Analytics
14 19 (5.44%) Machine Learning
15 18 (5.16%) OOP
16 17 (4.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 349 (100.00%) Java
2 113 (32.38%) JavaScript
3 108 (30.95%) SQL
4 77 (22.06%) Java 8
5 38 (10.89%) Python
6 29 (8.31%) Scala
7 19 (5.44%) Haskell
8 17 (4.87%) T-SQL
9 13 (3.72%) C
9 13 (3.72%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.44%) C++
11 10 (2.87%) C#
12 5 (1.43%) Groovy
12 5 (1.43%) Java 9
12 5 (1.43%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.15%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.86%) PHP
15 2 (0.57%) Go
16 1 (0.29%) ES6
16 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (26.07%) Degree
2 62 (17.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.01%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 63 (18.05%) Docker
2 13 (3.72%) HDFS
3 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (7.45%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.58%) Ansible
3 8 (2.29%) Kibana
3 8 (2.29%) logstash
4 7 (2.01%) Puppet
5 5 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 68 (19.48%) Oracle
2 18 (5.16%) Google
3 13 (3.72%) Alteryx
3 13 (3.72%) Tableau
4 11 (3.15%) IBM
5 6 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.43%) AppDynamics
6 5 (1.43%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.15%) Sybase
8 1 (0.29%) Xamarin