Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 40 42
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 612 740 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.09% 5.58% 5.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 5.79% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 562 656 796
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,875
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 11615 12780 14844
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.38% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9545 10605 12296
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -12 246 £45,000 -18.18% 24
Cambridgeshire -43 167 £44,000 -2.22% 7
Essex +35 110 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Bedfordshire +60 46 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Norfolk -9 24 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Suffolk -3 19 £45,000 +16.88%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 612 (100.00%) Java
2 321 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (38.56%) Spring
4 196 (32.03%) JavaScript
5 195 (31.86%) Degree
6 191 (31.21%) SQL
7 184 (30.07%) HTML
8 177 (28.92%) Computer Science
9 140 (22.88%) TDD
9 140 (22.88%) CSS
10 121 (19.77%) XML
11 119 (19.44%) Java EE
12 118 (19.28%) Software Engineering
13 111 (18.14%) MVC
14 109 (17.81%) Finance
14 109 (17.81%) Hibernate
15 106 (17.32%) SDLC
16 104 (16.99%) Computer Science Degree
17 102 (16.67%) J2EE
18 96 (15.69%) Oracle
18 96 (15.69%) Python
19 95 (15.52%) OO
20 89 (14.54%) REST
21 85 (13.89%) Web Services
21 85 (13.89%) JUnit
22 81 (13.24%) Spring MVC
23 80 (13.07%) Git (software)
24 78 (12.75%) AngularJS
25 75 (12.25%) MySQL
25 75 (12.25%) JBoss

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 75 (12.25%) JBoss
2 67 (10.95%) Tomcat
3 34 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (3.27%) WebLogic
5 19 (3.10%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.61%) Apache
7 12 (1.96%) WildFly
8 9 (1.47%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.47%) GlassFish
9 8 (1.31%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.31%) Confluence
10 5 (0.82%) Drupal
10 5 (0.82%) Mule
10 5 (0.82%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.65%) CMS
11 4 (0.65%) Jetty
11 4 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.49%) MediaWiki
12 3 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (1.31%) Serverless
4 7 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (1.14%) TestFlight
5 5 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.33%) GitHub
6 2 (0.33%) Google Play
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) Linode
7 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.07%) Internet
2 15 (2.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (12.25%) MySQL
2 53 (8.66%) NoSQL
3 36 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 34 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 25 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.92%) Big Data
7 23 (3.76%) MongoDB
8 19 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (2.94%) Text Mining
10 14 (2.29%) HBase
11 13 (2.12%) MarkLogic
12 10 (1.63%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.47%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.31%) GIS
15 7 (1.14%) DB2
16 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.98%) Redis
17 5 (0.82%) Sybase ASE
18 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 85 (13.89%) JUnit
2 80 (13.07%) Git (software)
3 72 (11.76%) Maven
4 57 (9.31%) Eclipse
5 46 (7.52%) Jenkins
6 43 (7.03%) Subversion
7 41 (6.70%) Cucumber
8 38 (6.21%) Selenium
9 34 (5.56%) JIRA
10 32 (5.23%) Mockito
11 30 (4.90%) Gradle
12 22 (3.59%) Ant
13 15 (2.45%) JMeter
14 13 (2.12%) jMock
14 13 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (1.96%) Grunt
15 12 (1.96%) JBehave
16 10 (1.63%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.63%) EasyMock
16 10 (1.63%) YouTrack
General
1 109 (17.81%) Finance
2 34 (5.56%) Banking
3 26 (4.25%) Advertising
4 24 (3.92%) Marketing
5 22 (3.59%) Retail
6 18 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (2.78%) Automotive
8 11 (1.80%) Publishing
9 9 (1.47%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.31%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.65%) Electronics
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Legal
12 2 (0.33%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (38.56%) Spring
2 184 (30.07%) HTML
3 140 (22.88%) CSS
4 121 (19.77%) XML
5 119 (19.44%) Java EE
6 109 (17.81%) Hibernate
7 102 (16.67%) J2EE
8 89 (14.54%) REST
9 85 (13.89%) Web Services
10 81 (13.24%) Spring MVC
11 78 (12.75%) AngularJS
12 55 (8.99%) Struts
13 50 (8.17%) JPA
14 46 (7.52%) JSON
14 46 (7.52%) XSLT
15 45 (7.35%) HTML5
16 43 (7.03%) jQuery
17 42 (6.86%) EJB
18 37 (6.05%) SOAP
19 34 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 177 (28.92%) Computer Science
2 50 (8.17%) Mobile App
3 49 (8.01%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (5.56%) Life Science
5 27 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.25%) User Experience
7 25 (4.08%) Internet of Things
8 22 (3.59%) Fintech
9 21 (3.43%) Smart Energy
10 19 (3.10%) Robotics
11 17 (2.78%) Data Structures
12 13 (2.12%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.31%) Contactless
13 8 (1.31%) EMV
13 8 (1.31%) Smartcard
14 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.82%) Grid Computing
16 3 (0.49%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.49%) Reference Data
16 3 (0.49%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 74 (12.09%) Linux
2 36 (5.88%) Windows
3 18 (2.94%) Unix
4 8 (1.31%) CoreOS
5 4 (0.65%) Android
6 3 (0.49%) HPUX
6 3 (0.49%) Solaris
6 3 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.33%) CentOS
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (22.88%) TDD
3 118 (19.28%) Software Engineering
4 111 (18.14%) MVC
5 106 (17.32%) SDLC
6 95 (15.52%) OO
7 72 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 67 (10.95%) Web Development
9 64 (10.46%) Scrum
10 58 (9.48%) Mathematics
11 44 (7.19%) E-Commerce
12 38 (6.21%) Test Automation
13 37 (6.05%) BDD
13 37 (6.05%) Mentoring
14 36 (5.88%) OOP
15 32 (5.23%) Multithreading
16 29 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (3.76%) DevOps
18 22 (3.59%) Collaborative Working
18 22 (3.59%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 612 (100.00%) Java
2 196 (32.03%) JavaScript
3 191 (31.21%) SQL
4 96 (15.69%) Python
5 54 (8.82%) PHP
6 42 (6.86%) C#
7 32 (5.23%) C++
8 20 (3.27%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.10%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 17 (2.78%) Perl
11 17 (2.78%) Scala
12 13 (2.12%) C
13 11 (1.80%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.63%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.82%) Go
15 5 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.65%) Groovy
17 3 (0.49%) Rust
17 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 195 (31.86%) Degree
2 104 (16.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.82%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.49%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.90%) QA
2 7 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (5.07%) Docker
2 4 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.14%) Puppet
2 6 (0.98%) Ansible
3 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 96 (15.69%) Oracle
2 10 (1.63%) Google
3 9 (1.47%) Cognizant
3 9 (1.47%) JD Edwards
3 9 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (1.14%) Demandware
5 6 (0.98%) IBM
6 5 (0.82%) Adobe
6 5 (0.82%) Sybase
7 4 (0.65%) ATG
8 3 (0.49%) Blue Martini
8 3 (0.49%) Elastic Path
8 3 (0.49%) hybris
8 3 (0.49%) Sun
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.33%) Citrix
9 2 (0.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.33%) Terracotta
9 2 (0.33%) Veeam
9 2 (0.33%) VMware