Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate Java Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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

Graduate Java Developer
UK > England
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 736 852 943
Rank change year-on-year +116 +91 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 351 307 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 368 301 211
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +13.21%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £38,750 £37,500
UK median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +13.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 135,000 158,370 160,153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.28% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109,084 130,853 134,135
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Graduate Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Graduate Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Java Developer in England

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer in England.

Salary trend for Graduate Java Developer in England

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer in England over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Graduate Java Developer in England

Graduate Java Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 15 February 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
London +107 147 £37,500 +7.14% 9
South East +89 113 £27,500 +3.77% 8
East of England +31 37 £30,000 +15.38% 1
North of England +50 29 £57,500 +155.56% 6
North West +35 27 £57,500 +155.56% 1
South West +9 23 £23,500 -9.62% 2
Midlands +33 18 £30,000 - 3
East Midlands +31 14 £30,000 -33.33% 1
West Midlands +20 4 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Yorkshire +43 2 £26,250 -12.50% 5
Graduate Java Developer
UK

Graduate Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Graduate 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 England region featuring Graduate Java Developer in the job title.

1 351 (100.00%) Java
2 235 (66.95%) Degree
3 200 (56.98%) Computer Science
4 123 (35.04%) Software Engineering
5 115 (32.76%) Mathematics
6 111 (31.62%) Python
7 105 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (29.63%) C#
9 78 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 69 (19.66%) Finance
11 65 (18.52%) Linux
11 65 (18.52%) Algorithms
12 63 (17.95%) SQL
12 63 (17.95%) OO
13 60 (17.09%) Computer Science Degree
14 59 (16.81%) C++
15 52 (14.81%) Spring
16 50 (14.25%) TDD
16 50 (14.25%) User Experience
16 50 (14.25%) R
17 49 (13.96%) Applied Mathematics
17 49 (13.96%) Physics
18 48 (13.68%) HTML
19 47 (13.39%) Relational Database
20 46 (13.11%) Data Structures
21 44 (12.54%) Hibernate
21 44 (12.54%) Derivative
22 43 (12.25%) J2EE
23 40 (11.40%) Fintech
24 38 (10.83%) BDD

Graduate Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (2.28%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.57%) JBoss
3 1 (0.28%) Confluence
3 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.28%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.42%) GitHub
2 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.39%) Relational Database
2 12 (3.42%) Big Data
2 12 (3.42%) NoSQL
2 12 (3.42%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.28%) MySQL
4 5 (1.42%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.42%) Power BI
5 4 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (4.27%) Git (software)
1 15 (4.27%) JUnit
2 11 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 9 (2.56%) Mockito
4 8 (2.28%) Maven
5 7 (1.99%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.42%) JIRA
6 5 (1.42%) Selenium
7 4 (1.14%) Gradle
7 4 (1.14%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.85%) Ant
8 3 (0.85%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.57%) Hudson
9 2 (0.57%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.28%) gulp
10 1 (0.28%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.28%) jMock
10 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (19.66%) Finance
2 27 (7.69%) Marketing
3 13 (3.70%) Automotive
4 10 (2.85%) Banking
5 7 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.85%) Games
6 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.81%) Spring
2 48 (13.68%) HTML
3 44 (12.54%) Hibernate
4 43 (12.25%) J2EE
5 34 (9.69%) .NET
6 27 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 27 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (6.55%) AngularJS
8 20 (5.70%) CSS
9 12 (3.42%) RESTful
10 11 (3.13%) JDBC
10 11 (3.13%) JPA
11 10 (2.85%) React
12 6 (1.71%) HTML5
12 6 (1.71%) Web Services
12 6 (1.71%) XML
13 5 (1.42%) JSP
14 3 (0.85%) Angular 2
14 3 (0.85%) Java EE
14 3 (0.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.52%) Algorithms
2 50 (14.25%) User Experience
3 46 (13.11%) Data Structures
4 44 (12.54%) Derivative
5 40 (11.40%) Fintech
6 33 (9.40%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.14%) Robotics
11 3 (0.85%) BBC
12 1 (0.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 65 (18.52%) Linux
2 23 (6.55%) Unix
3 10 (2.85%) Android
4 5 (1.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (56.98%) Computer Science
2 123 (35.04%) Software Engineering
3 115 (32.76%) Mathematics
4 105 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (17.95%) OO
6 50 (14.25%) TDD
7 49 (13.96%) Applied Mathematics
7 49 (13.96%) Physics
8 38 (10.83%) BDD
9 29 (8.26%) MVC
10 21 (5.98%) OOP
11 20 (5.70%) Multithreading
12 18 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (4.27%) Microservices
14 14 (3.99%) Biology
14 14 (3.99%) Visualisation
15 12 (3.42%) Customer Requirements
16 11 (3.13%) Machine Learning
17 10 (2.85%) Data Visualisation
17 10 (2.85%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 351 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (31.62%) Python
3 104 (29.63%) C#
4 78 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 63 (17.95%) SQL
6 59 (16.81%) C++
7 50 (14.25%) R
8 25 (7.12%) Java 8
9 14 (3.99%) C
10 9 (2.56%) PHP
11 8 (2.28%) Ruby
11 8 (2.28%) Scala
12 6 (1.71%) Clojure
13 5 (1.42%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.42%) VB
14 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 235 (66.95%) Degree
2 60 (17.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (7.41%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.85%) PhD
6 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (2.28%) Oracle
2 5 (1.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.42%) Xamarin
3 3 (0.85%) BT
3 3 (0.85%) McAfee
4 2 (0.57%) Sybase
5 1 (0.28%) Facebook
5 1 (0.28%) Rackspace