The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
England / East of England
Rank 36 56 46
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 376 339 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.16% 4.61% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.42% 4.79% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 343 320 333
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

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 5858 7074 7236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.23% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4679 5707 5819
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +5 121 £47,000 +10.58% 13
Hertfordshire +24 119 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Essex +35 110 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Norfolk +1 17 £45,000 -13.46% 3
Suffolk +11 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bedfordshire +15 5 £72,500 +65.71% 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 766 (100.00%) Java
2 403 (52.61%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (44.52%) Spring
4 245 (31.98%) Degree
5 235 (30.68%) SQL
6 227 (29.63%) Computer Science
7 223 (29.11%) Hibernate
8 222 (28.98%) JavaScript
9 214 (27.94%) J2EE
10 177 (23.11%) Oracle
11 169 (22.06%) Maven
12 150 (19.58%) XML
13 147 (19.19%) Web Services
14 143 (18.67%) Java EE
15 142 (18.54%) OO
16 138 (18.02%) HTML
17 136 (17.75%) CSS
17 136 (17.75%) Software Engineering
17 136 (17.75%) SDLC
18 134 (17.49%) JBoss
19 130 (16.97%) Tomcat
20 116 (15.14%) TDD
21 109 (14.23%) Scrum
22 107 (13.97%) Relational Database
23 105 (13.71%) Finance
24 104 (13.58%) NoSQL
25 96 (12.53%) Big Data
26 94 (12.27%) Linux
26 94 (12.27%) MySQL
26 94 (12.27%) JUnit

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 134 (17.49%) JBoss
2 130 (16.97%) Tomcat
3 93 (12.14%) WebSphere
4 72 (9.40%) WebLogic
5 68 (8.88%) GlassFish
6 54 (7.05%) Apache
7 43 (5.61%) Mule
8 36 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
8 36 (4.70%) Mule ESB
9 17 (2.22%) Confluence
10 16 (2.09%) Apache Spark
11 15 (1.96%) Apache Pig
12 9 (1.17%) Apache Geronimo
13 8 (1.04%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.04%) CMS
14 5 (0.65%) Jetty
14 5 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
15 4 (0.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 75 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.31%) GitHub
5 6 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.52%) Route 53
6 4 (0.52%) Twilio
7 3 (0.39%) SaaS
8 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.18%) Internet
2 11 (1.44%) HTTP
3 3 (0.39%) VoIP
4 2 (0.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.13%) AMQP
5 1 (0.13%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (13.97%) Relational Database
2 104 (13.58%) NoSQL
3 96 (12.53%) Big Data
4 94 (12.27%) MySQL
5 77 (10.05%) SQL Server
6 73 (9.53%) RDBMS
7 47 (6.14%) MongoDB
8 44 (5.74%) Oracle Database
9 30 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (3.26%) CouchDB
11 21 (2.74%) Neo4j
12 18 (2.35%) Data Mining
13 17 (2.22%) HBase
14 16 (2.09%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (1.04%) Text Mining
18 7 (0.91%) MarkLogic
19 5 (0.65%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 169 (22.06%) Maven
2 94 (12.27%) JUnit
3 75 (9.79%) Git (software)
3 75 (9.79%) Gradle
4 71 (9.27%) Ant
5 55 (7.18%) Jenkins
6 50 (6.53%) JIRA
7 42 (5.48%) Subversion
8 32 (4.18%) Cucumber
9 22 (2.87%) Eclipse
10 17 (2.22%) Mockito
10 17 (2.22%) Selenium
11 16 (2.09%) Hudson
12 12 (1.57%) gulp
12 12 (1.57%) WebDriver
13 11 (1.44%) JBehave
14 10 (1.31%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (1.04%) Visual Studio
16 7 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 105 (13.71%) Finance
2 27 (3.52%) Automotive
3 26 (3.39%) Retail
4 12 (1.57%) Banking
5 11 (1.44%) Advertising
6 7 (0.91%) Games
7 5 (0.65%) Marketing
7 5 (0.65%) Publishing
8 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (44.52%) Spring
2 223 (29.11%) Hibernate
3 214 (27.94%) J2EE
4 150 (19.58%) XML
5 147 (19.19%) Web Services
6 143 (18.67%) Java EE
7 138 (18.02%) HTML
8 136 (17.75%) CSS
9 93 (12.14%) JMS
10 89 (11.62%) REST
11 73 (9.53%) RESTful
12 70 (9.14%) JSP
13 69 (9.01%) SOAP
14 66 (8.62%) Spring MVC
15 64 (8.36%) Ajax
16 60 (7.83%) jQuery
17 56 (7.31%) Swing
18 52 (6.79%) Struts
19 51 (6.66%) JSON
20 50 (6.53%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 227 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 34 (4.44%) Algorithms
3 29 (3.79%) Data Structures
4 27 (3.52%) Internet of Things
5 24 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.13%) Grid Computing
6 22 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.57%) iPad
9 11 (1.44%) Robotics
10 10 (1.31%) User Experience
11 9 (1.17%) Fintech
11 9 (1.17%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.78%) LIMS
13 5 (0.65%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.65%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.52%) Online Games
15 3 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (0.39%) Life Science
16 2 (0.26%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 94 (12.27%) Linux
2 44 (5.74%) Windows
3 28 (3.66%) Unix
4 16 (2.09%) Android
4 16 (2.09%) Windows 7
4 16 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.78%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.52%) HPUX
8 4 (0.52%) Solaris
9 2 (0.26%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (52.61%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (18.54%) OO
3 136 (17.75%) SDLC
3 136 (17.75%) Software Engineering
4 116 (15.14%) TDD
5 109 (14.23%) Scrum
6 81 (10.57%) MVC
7 71 (9.27%) OOP
8 69 (9.01%) SOA
9 62 (8.09%) E-Commerce
10 48 (6.27%) Web Development
11 47 (6.14%) Unit Testing
12 46 (6.01%) Multithreading
13 43 (5.61%) BDD
14 40 (5.22%) Mathematics
15 37 (4.83%) Mentoring
16 32 (4.18%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (4.18%) Microservices
17 28 (3.66%) UML
18 27 (3.52%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 766 (100.00%) Java
2 235 (30.68%) SQL
3 222 (28.98%) JavaScript
4 87 (11.36%) PL/SQL
5 73 (9.53%) Python
6 47 (6.14%) C++
7 38 (4.96%) Scala
8 35 (4.57%) Perl
9 34 (4.44%) T-SQL
10 28 (3.66%) C#
11 19 (2.48%) PHP
12 14 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.44%) C
14 10 (1.31%) ES6
14 10 (1.31%) Lua
15 9 (1.17%) Groovy
16 6 (0.78%) Erlang
17 5 (0.65%) Ruby
18 3 (0.39%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 245 (31.98%) Degree
2 11 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.04%) PhD
4 6 (0.78%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.39%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.87%) QA
2 11 (1.44%) SDET
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (4.31%) Docker
2 3 (0.39%) HDFS
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.26%) MOM
4 1 (0.13%) Ansible
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 177 (23.11%) Oracle
2 17 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 8 (1.04%) hybris
4 7 (0.91%) IBM
4 7 (0.91%) Microsoft
4 7 (0.91%) Talend
5 6 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (0.78%) Sybase
6 5 (0.65%) Google
7 4 (0.52%) ATG
7 4 (0.52%) Blue Martini
7 4 (0.52%) Tableau
8 3 (0.39%) Alteryx
8 3 (0.39%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.39%) New Relic
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe
9 2 (0.26%) CA
9 2 (0.26%) VMware
10 1 (0.13%) Apple
10 1 (0.13%) Sun
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £75,000 + Brilliant Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Extensive Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
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Essex
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year + package
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Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + be - pension, flexibens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, health
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Salary: £60k - 70k per year
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