Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018.

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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 49 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 436 645 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.41% 5.37% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 5.55% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 443 596 660
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 9,603 11,631 12,614
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 96.81% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7,284 9,520 10,444
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 -10 180 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Cambridgeshire +8 113 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Essex +1 81 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Bedfordshire 0 43 £57,500 +64.29% 5
Suffolk -10 14 £50,000 +14.29% 2
Norfolk -5 5 £47,500 - 2
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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.

1 436 (100.00%) Java
2 279 (63.99%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (56.65%) Spring
4 165 (37.84%) SQL
5 149 (34.17%) TDD
6 145 (33.26%) JavaScript
7 140 (32.11%) Hibernate
8 134 (30.73%) Web Services
9 117 (26.83%) Java 8
10 109 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 108 (24.77%) Degree
12 99 (22.71%) MVC
13 84 (19.27%) HTML
13 84 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
14 80 (18.35%) Computer Science Degree
14 80 (18.35%) REST
15 76 (17.43%) Docker
16 75 (17.20%) AngularJS
17 74 (16.97%) Software Engineering
17 74 (16.97%) Oracle
18 72 (16.51%) OO
18 72 (16.51%) Spring MVC
19 65 (14.91%) JBoss
20 60 (13.76%) Git (software)
20 60 (13.76%) CSS
20 60 (13.76%) Relational Database
20 60 (13.76%) Microservices
21 56 (12.84%) DevOps
21 56 (12.84%) Linux
21 56 (12.84%) Java EE

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 65 (14.91%) JBoss
2 54 (12.39%) WebSphere
3 45 (10.32%) Tomcat
4 22 (5.05%) Apache
5 21 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (3.90%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.52%) WildFly
8 10 (2.29%) Apache Geronimo
8 10 (2.29%) Apache Spark
8 10 (2.29%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.15%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.69%) Confluence
11 3 (0.69%) nginx
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.46%) CMS
12 2 (0.46%) Mule
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.23%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 10 (2.29%) Weka
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 84 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.52%) OpenShift
5 5 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.15%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.92%) GitHub
7 3 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.69%) Serverless
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.46%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.52%) Internet
2 4 (0.92%) IPv6
3 2 (0.46%) Skype
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (13.76%) Relational Database
2 44 (10.09%) MySQL
3 40 (9.17%) NoSQL
4 37 (8.49%) Big Data
5 35 (8.03%) SQL Server
6 30 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (5.73%) MongoDB
8 22 (5.05%) RDBMS
9 18 (4.13%) Neo4j
10 14 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (2.29%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.29%) CouchDB
11 10 (2.29%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.29%) Mahout
11 10 (2.29%) Sqoop
12 8 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (1.61%) Sybase ASE
14 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 60 (13.76%) Git (software)
2 51 (11.70%) Maven
3 36 (8.26%) Jenkins
4 34 (7.80%) Eclipse
5 26 (5.96%) Gradle
6 22 (5.05%) JUnit
7 20 (4.59%) Subversion
8 17 (3.90%) JIRA
9 14 (3.21%) Ant
10 13 (2.98%) Rational Team Concert
10 13 (2.98%) Selenium
11 8 (1.83%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.61%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.61%) IntelliJ
13 6 (1.38%) Robot Framework
13 6 (1.38%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.69%) GitLab
14 3 (0.69%) Grunt
14 3 (0.69%) JMeter
14 3 (0.69%) SonarQube
General
1 42 (9.63%) Retail
2 34 (7.80%) Automotive
2 34 (7.80%) Finance
3 14 (3.21%) Games
4 7 (1.61%) Banking
5 6 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.46%) Back Office
7 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Military
7 2 (0.46%) Publishing
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (56.65%) Spring
2 140 (32.11%) Hibernate
3 134 (30.73%) Web Services
4 84 (19.27%) HTML
5 80 (18.35%) REST
6 75 (17.20%) AngularJS
7 72 (16.51%) Spring MVC
8 60 (13.76%) CSS
9 56 (12.84%) Java EE
10 53 (12.16%) J2EE
11 48 (11.01%) Spring Boot
12 46 (10.55%) RESTful
13 45 (10.32%) XML
14 40 (9.17%) SOAP
15 35 (8.03%) Node.js
16 28 (6.42%) jQuery
16 28 (6.42%) React
17 27 (6.19%) JSP
18 26 (5.96%) Swing
19 22 (5.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
1 34 (7.80%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (6.19%) Algorithms
3 26 (5.96%) Robotics
4 23 (5.28%) Fintech
5 22 (5.05%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.29%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.61%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.38%) NHS
10 4 (0.92%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.69%) User Experience
12 2 (0.46%) Life Science
12 2 (0.46%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.23%) Online Gambling
13 1 (0.23%) Raspberry Pi
13 1 (0.23%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.84%) Linux
2 9 (2.06%) Windows
3 3 (0.69%) Android
3 3 (0.69%) CoreOS
3 3 (0.69%) Unix
4 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (63.99%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (34.17%) TDD
3 109 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 99 (22.71%) MVC
5 74 (16.97%) Software Engineering
6 72 (16.51%) OO
7 60 (13.76%) Microservices
8 56 (12.84%) DevOps
9 55 (12.61%) Scrum
10 47 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
11 41 (9.40%) BDD
12 38 (8.72%) E-Commerce
12 38 (8.72%) Multithreading
13 34 (7.80%) Mathematics
14 31 (7.11%) Machine Learning
15 29 (6.65%) SDLC
16 27 (6.19%) Mentoring
17 26 (5.96%) Test Automation
18 21 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (4.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 436 (100.00%) Java
2 165 (37.84%) SQL
3 145 (33.26%) JavaScript
4 117 (26.83%) Java 8
5 54 (12.39%) Python
6 39 (8.94%) Scala
7 28 (6.42%) C#
8 25 (5.73%) C
9 24 (5.50%) C++
10 19 (4.36%) T-SQL
11 18 (4.13%) Groovy
11 18 (4.13%) Haskell
12 13 (2.98%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.29%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.61%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.15%) Java 9
15 5 (1.15%) PHP
16 3 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 108 (24.77%) Degree
2 80 (18.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.75%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 76 (17.43%) Docker
2 10 (2.29%) HDFS
3 3 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (7.34%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.90%) Ansible
3 8 (1.83%) Kibana
3 8 (1.83%) logstash
3 8 (1.83%) Terraform
4 5 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (16.97%) Oracle
2 23 (5.28%) IBM
3 18 (4.13%) Google
4 10 (2.29%) Alteryx
4 10 (2.29%) Tableau
5 9 (2.06%) Sybase
6 8 (1.83%) WorldPay
7 5 (1.15%) AppDynamics
8 4 (0.92%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.46%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.23%) SAP
10 1 (0.23%) Talend
10 1 (0.23%) WSO2
10 1 (0.23%) Xamarin