Period
to 13 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £56,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 13 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 of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 57 47
Rank change year-on-year -67 -10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 157 423 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.38% 4.27% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 4.40% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 148 428 597
East of England median annual salary £56,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.18% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £39,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
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 6,302 9,615 11,759
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 97.07% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,505 7,251 9,635
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,139 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.23% +0.31% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
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 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 13 December 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 13 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
Hertfordshire -16 66 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Cambridgeshire -7 53 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Essex -34 26 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Bedfordshire -24 7 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Suffolk +5 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Norfolk -11 1 £45,000 -2.70%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 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 of England region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (62.42%) Spring
3 76 (48.41%) SQL
4 74 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (37.58%) Hibernate
5 59 (37.58%) JavaScript
6 43 (27.39%) Oracle
6 43 (27.39%) Maven
7 41 (26.11%) J2EE
8 39 (24.84%) Microservices
9 38 (24.20%) Jenkins
10 36 (22.93%) Gradle
10 36 (22.93%) JSP
10 36 (22.93%) XML
11 35 (22.29%) React
12 34 (21.66%) MySQL
12 34 (21.66%) AWS
13 33 (21.02%) Multithreading
14 31 (19.75%) Android
14 31 (19.75%) XSLT
14 31 (19.75%) JDBC
14 31 (19.75%) Servlets
14 31 (19.75%) XML Schema
14 31 (19.75%) Workflow
15 30 (19.11%) Struts
15 30 (19.11%) Mobile App
15 30 (19.11%) Apple iOS
16 29 (18.47%) Retail
17 28 (17.83%) TDD
17 28 (17.83%) MVC

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 26 (16.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 12 (7.64%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.73%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.82%) JBoss
5 5 (3.18%) Apache
6 4 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.55%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.91%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.91%) WildFly
8 2 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.27%) CoreMedia CMS
9 1 (0.64%) Confluence
9 1 (0.64%) Mule
9 1 (0.64%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Magento
1 2 (1.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (21.66%) AWS
2 19 (12.10%) GCP
3 12 (7.64%) Amazon ECS
3 12 (7.64%) IBM Cloud
4 11 (7.01%) Azure
5 7 (4.46%) GitHub
6 6 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.91%) Serverless
8 2 (1.27%) SaaS
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.55%) Internet
2 8 (5.10%) HTTP
3 4 (2.55%) DNS
3 4 (2.55%) SSL
4 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.27%) Broadband
6 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.66%) MySQL
2 23 (14.65%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.10%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.82%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.18%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.91%) Spatial Data
9 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.27%) HBase
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2017
10 1 (0.64%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.64%) GIS
Development Applications
1 43 (27.39%) Maven
2 38 (24.20%) Jenkins
3 36 (22.93%) Gradle
4 26 (16.56%) Ant
4 26 (16.56%) Eclipse
5 22 (14.01%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.37%) JUnit
7 5 (3.18%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.18%) GitLab
7 5 (3.18%) Selenium
7 5 (3.18%) Subversion
8 4 (2.55%) JIRA
9 3 (1.91%) Hudson
10 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.27%) git-flow
10 2 (1.27%) Mockito
11 1 (0.64%) Postman
11 1 (0.64%) REST Assured
11 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.64%) The Grinder
General
1 29 (18.47%) Retail
2 6 (3.82%) Automotive
3 5 (3.18%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (62.42%) Spring
2 59 (37.58%) Hibernate
3 41 (26.11%) J2EE
4 36 (22.93%) JSP
4 36 (22.93%) XML
5 35 (22.29%) React
6 31 (19.75%) JDBC
6 31 (19.75%) Servlets
6 31 (19.75%) XML Schema
6 31 (19.75%) XSLT
7 30 (19.11%) Struts
8 28 (17.83%) Web Services
9 26 (16.56%) Java EE
9 26 (16.56%) REST
9 26 (16.56%) Spring Boot
10 19 (12.10%) AngularJS
10 19 (12.10%) CSS
10 19 (12.10%) HTML
10 19 (12.10%) RESTful
11 18 (11.46%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.11%) Mobile App
2 14 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.55%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (1.91%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.91%) User Experience
6 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.64%) Lidar
7 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Replication
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.75%) Android
2 30 (19.11%) Apple iOS
3 14 (8.92%) Linux
4 6 (3.82%) Unix
5 2 (1.27%) CentOS
5 2 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.84%) Microservices
3 33 (21.02%) Multithreading
4 31 (19.75%) Workflow
5 28 (17.83%) MVC
5 28 (17.83%) TDD
5 28 (17.83%) Web Development
6 27 (17.20%) Android Development
6 27 (17.20%) ERP
7 26 (16.56%) CRM
7 26 (16.56%) iOS Development
7 26 (16.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 26 (16.56%) Multithreaded Programming
8 23 (14.65%) E-Commerce
9 22 (14.01%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (12.10%) DevOps
10 19 (12.10%) Mentoring
11 18 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.92%) Computer Science
12 14 (8.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 157 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (48.41%) SQL
3 59 (37.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.10%) Java 8
5 9 (5.73%) Python
6 4 (2.55%) C++
7 3 (1.91%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.91%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.91%) Scala
8 2 (1.27%) C#
8 2 (1.27%) Java 9
8 2 (1.27%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) C
9 1 (0.64%) Clojure
9 1 (0.64%) Groovy
9 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) Degree
2 3 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 23 (14.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (15.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.64%) Mesos
2 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (27.39%) Oracle
2 14 (8.92%) IBM
3 8 (5.10%) MuleSoft
4 5 (3.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.55%) Google
5 4 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.55%) SAP
6 3 (1.91%) Dell
7 2 (1.27%) Adobe
7 2 (1.27%) Elastic Path
7 2 (1.27%) hybris
7 2 (1.27%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.64%) ESRI
8 1 (0.64%) Luciad
8 1 (0.64%) Splunk
8 1 (0.64%) Sun