Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020.

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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 99 58
Rank change year-on-year -17 -41 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 93 227 530
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.23% 2.89% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.99% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 81 236 491
Median annual salary £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £68,750
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 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 3,975 7,584 11,917
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.32% 96.45% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,978 5,845 9,290
Median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,672 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.44% +3.34% +5.26%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 2020. 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 -1 44 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Cambridgeshire +43 31 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Essex -16 9 £42,500 -29.17%
Bedfordshire -2 5 £57,500 +4.55%
Suffolk +3 4 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (72.04%) Spring
3 61 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (61.29%) JavaScript
5 47 (50.54%) Web Services
6 44 (47.31%) SQL
7 39 (41.94%) Spring Boot
8 38 (40.86%) RESTful
9 36 (38.71%) HTML
10 35 (37.63%) CSS
11 31 (33.33%) AWS
12 29 (31.18%) React
12 29 (31.18%) Java 8
13 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
14 27 (29.03%) AngularJS
14 27 (29.03%) Hibernate
15 25 (26.88%) Scrum
15 25 (26.88%) Maven
16 20 (21.51%) Kanban
16 20 (21.51%) HTML5
17 19 (20.43%) CSS3
17 19 (20.43%) Docker
17 19 (20.43%) Life Science
18 18 (19.35%) JPA
18 18 (19.35%) Azure
18 18 (19.35%) Multithreading
18 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
19 17 (18.28%) ERP
19 17 (18.28%) Linux
20 16 (17.20%) Oracle

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 14 (15.05%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.60%) Confluence
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.08%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 31 (33.33%) AWS
2 18 (19.35%) Azure
3 11 (11.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.23%) SaaS
5 2 (2.15%) CloudBees
5 2 (2.15%) GCP
6 1 (1.08%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.08%) GitHub
6 1 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) Text Mining
2 13 (13.98%) MySQL
3 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
2 25 (26.88%) Maven
3 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 13 (13.98%) Gradle
5 12 (12.90%) JIRA
6 10 (10.75%) Eclipse
7 8 (8.60%) Ant
8 5 (5.38%) JUnit
8 5 (5.38%) Selenium
9 3 (3.23%) ProC
9 3 (3.23%) VisualVM
10 2 (2.15%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.15%) git-flow
10 2 (2.15%) HP UFT
10 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (1.08%) GitLab
11 1 (1.08%) Postman
11 1 (1.08%) REST Assured
General
1 16 (17.20%) Retail
2 3 (3.23%) Automotive
2 3 (3.23%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Games
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.04%) Spring
2 47 (50.54%) Web Services
3 39 (41.94%) Spring Boot
4 38 (40.86%) RESTful
5 36 (38.71%) HTML
6 35 (37.63%) CSS
7 29 (31.18%) React
8 27 (29.03%) AngularJS
8 27 (29.03%) Hibernate
9 20 (21.51%) HTML5
10 19 (20.43%) CSS3
11 18 (19.35%) JPA
12 13 (13.98%) J2EE
12 13 (13.98%) jQuery
12 13 (13.98%) JSP
12 13 (13.98%) REST
13 10 (10.75%) Java EE
13 10 (10.75%) SOAP
14 9 (9.68%) Java SE
14 9 (9.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Life Science
2 10 (10.75%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.15%) Digital Wallet
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.08%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Android
3 8 (8.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) Scrum
3 20 (21.51%) Kanban
4 18 (19.35%) Multithreading
5 17 (18.28%) ERP
6 16 (17.20%) DevOps
6 16 (17.20%) Machine Learning
6 16 (17.20%) MVC
6 16 (17.20%) Rapid Prototyping
7 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 13 (13.98%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (13.98%) Web Development
9 12 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence
10 10 (10.75%) CRM
10 10 (10.75%) TDD
11 9 (9.68%) Android Development
12 8 (8.60%) iOS Development
12 8 (8.60%) Microservices
12 8 (8.60%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 44 (47.31%) SQL
4 29 (31.18%) Java 8
5 16 (17.20%) Python
6 8 (8.60%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.23%) Groovy
9 2 (2.15%) C
10 1 (1.08%) C#
10 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.30%) MOM
3 2 (2.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Oracle
2 7 (7.53%) Google
3 3 (3.23%) Splunk
4 2 (2.15%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.15%) HP
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.08%) hybris
5 1 (1.08%) IBM