The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 56 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 334 308 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.37% 4.57% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 4.75% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 303 286 371
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,868 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -20 104 £45,000 - 29
Hertfordshire -4 102 £45,000 -14.28% 20
Essex +32 81 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Suffolk +17 25 £40,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire +35 20 £45,000 +9.09% 4
Norfolk -22 2 £38,750 -6.62%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 710 (100.00%) Java
2 362 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
3 318 (44.79%) Spring
4 237 (33.38%) Degree
5 223 (31.41%) Computer Science
6 214 (30.14%) Hibernate
7 208 (29.30%) JavaScript
8 205 (28.87%) SQL
9 189 (26.62%) J2EE
10 169 (23.80%) Oracle
11 167 (23.52%) Java EE
12 148 (20.85%) Maven
13 138 (19.44%) Web Services
14 132 (18.59%) Software Engineering
15 129 (18.17%) XML
15 129 (18.17%) HTML
16 128 (18.03%) CSS
17 122 (17.18%) TDD
18 117 (16.48%) Computer Science Degree
19 115 (16.20%) Tomcat
20 114 (16.06%) OO
21 113 (15.92%) Finance
22 104 (14.65%) JBoss
23 103 (14.51%) NoSQL
24 101 (14.23%) MySQL
25 100 (14.08%) MVC
26 98 (13.80%) SQL Server
27 96 (13.52%) Scrum
28 91 (12.82%) SDLC
29 81 (11.41%) PL/SQL

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
1 115 (16.20%) Tomcat
2 104 (14.65%) JBoss
3 66 (9.30%) WebSphere
4 62 (8.73%) WebLogic
5 57 (8.03%) GlassFish
6 44 (6.20%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (3.24%) Apache Spark
7 23 (3.24%) Mule
7 23 (3.24%) Mule ESB
8 19 (2.68%) Apache
9 17 (2.39%) Apache Pig
10 13 (1.83%) Confluence
11 10 (1.41%) Apache Solr
12 8 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.99%) Jetty
14 4 (0.56%) Apache Geronimo
15 3 (0.42%) MediaWiki
15 3 (0.42%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
16 2 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Weka
2 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 80 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.56%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.56%) GitHub
4 4 (0.56%) Route 53
4 4 (0.56%) Twilio
5 3 (0.42%) Bluemix
5 3 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.14%) Google Play
6 1 (0.14%) Linode
6 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.66%) Internet
2 9 (1.27%) HTTP
3 3 (0.42%) VoIP
4 2 (0.28%) SSL
4 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.14%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.14%) LDAP
5 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.51%) NoSQL
2 101 (14.23%) MySQL
3 98 (13.80%) SQL Server
4 69 (9.72%) Big Data
5 60 (8.45%) Relational Database
6 48 (6.76%) MongoDB
7 47 (6.62%) RDBMS
8 35 (4.93%) Oracle Database
9 24 (3.38%) CouchDB
10 23 (3.24%) Data Mining
10 23 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (2.82%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.82%) HBase
11 20 (2.82%) Text Mining
12 14 (1.97%) Neo4j
13 11 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.85%) EDRMS
16 5 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.70%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 148 (20.85%) Maven
2 77 (10.85%) Gradle
3 76 (10.70%) Ant
4 71 (10.00%) JUnit
5 68 (9.58%) Git (software)
6 56 (7.89%) JIRA
7 34 (4.79%) Selenium
8 32 (4.51%) Jenkins
9 30 (4.23%) Cucumber
9 30 (4.23%) Eclipse
10 21 (2.96%) Subversion
11 13 (1.83%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.69%) Mockito
13 10 (1.41%) gulp
13 10 (1.41%) jMock
14 9 (1.27%) JBehave
14 9 (1.27%) NUnit
14 9 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
14 9 (1.27%) WebDriver
15 6 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 113 (15.92%) Finance
2 26 (3.66%) Retail
3 24 (3.38%) Automotive
4 14 (1.97%) Advertising
5 13 (1.83%) Banking
6 11 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.13%) Marketing
8 7 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.70%) Local Government
10 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Games
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (44.79%) Spring
2 214 (30.14%) Hibernate
3 189 (26.62%) J2EE
4 167 (23.52%) Java EE
5 138 (19.44%) Web Services
6 129 (18.17%) HTML
6 129 (18.17%) XML
7 128 (18.03%) CSS
8 79 (11.13%) Spring MVC
9 69 (9.72%) RESTful
10 67 (9.44%) JMS
11 66 (9.30%) REST
11 66 (9.30%) Swing
12 56 (7.89%) Ajax
13 51 (7.18%) JSP
14 50 (7.04%) Servlets
15 49 (6.90%) JSON
16 47 (6.62%) AngularJS
16 47 (6.62%) SOAP
17 39 (5.49%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 223 (31.41%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.62%) Algorithms
3 37 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (4.23%) Data Structures
5 27 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (3.10%) Grid Computing
7 19 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.39%) Fintech
9 16 (2.25%) Internet of Things
9 16 (2.25%) iPad
10 13 (1.83%) Smart City
11 11 (1.55%) Life Science
12 10 (1.41%) User Experience
13 7 (0.99%) Contactless
13 7 (0.99%) EMV
13 7 (0.99%) Smartcard
14 5 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (0.70%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (9.86%) Linux
2 20 (2.82%) Android
2 20 (2.82%) Windows
3 16 (2.25%) Unix
4 12 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.70%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (18.59%) Software Engineering
3 122 (17.18%) TDD
4 114 (16.06%) OO
5 100 (14.08%) MVC
6 96 (13.52%) Scrum
7 91 (12.82%) SDLC
8 71 (10.00%) OOP
9 63 (8.87%) E-Commerce
10 53 (7.46%) SOA
11 49 (6.90%) Mathematics
12 48 (6.76%) Mentoring
13 46 (6.48%) Test Automation
14 41 (5.77%) Unit Testing
15 38 (5.35%) BDD
16 35 (4.93%) Web Development
17 31 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (4.08%) Microservices
19 27 (3.80%) Multithreading
20 23 (3.24%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 710 (100.00%) Java
2 208 (29.30%) JavaScript
3 205 (28.87%) SQL
4 81 (11.41%) PL/SQL
5 64 (9.01%) Python
6 45 (6.34%) C#
6 45 (6.34%) C++
7 29 (4.08%) PHP
8 26 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 16 (2.25%) Scala
10 13 (1.83%) Perl
11 10 (1.41%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.27%) C
13 7 (0.99%) Groovy
14 5 (0.70%) ES6
15 4 (0.56%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.56%) Lua
15 4 (0.56%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.56%) Ruby
15 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 237 (33.38%) Degree
2 117 (16.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.54%) PhD
3 18 (2.54%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.11%) Sun Certification
5 12 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 12 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.85%) Postgraduate
8 4 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.28%) MCP
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 41 (5.77%) Docker
2 3 (0.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.99%) Ansible
4 5 (0.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (0.70%) MOM
5 3 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 169 (23.80%) Oracle
2 13 (1.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (0.99%) hybris
4 7 (0.99%) Red Hat
5 6 (0.85%) IBM
6 5 (0.70%) Demandware
7 4 (0.56%) Sun
7 4 (0.56%) Tableau
8 3 (0.42%) Alteryx
8 3 (0.42%) ATG
8 3 (0.42%) Google
8 3 (0.42%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe
9 1 (0.14%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.14%) Apple
9 1 (0.14%) CA
9 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.14%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.14%) New Relic
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - Bonus, Pension etc
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: 45-55k + Share Scheme + 25 days holiday + Flexi time + work from home
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £55k-£70k DOE + Pension, Healthcare, Stock Options, Bonus
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
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