Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Java Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 897 932 969
Rank change year-on-year +35 +37 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 259 252 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 254 234 304
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £42,500
UK median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 157,464 160,476 184,668
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.20% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 128,344 131,826 156,858
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 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
London +18 95 £35,000 - 6
South East +33 75 £26,500 -11.67% 7
North of England +16 28 £22,500 -10.00% 8
East of England -18 27 £30,000 - 4
South West +2 24 £26,000 +4.00% 2
North West +27 14 £24,500 -2.00% 4
Yorkshire +22 14 £22,000 -26.67% 4
Midlands -12 10 £30,000 - 2
West Midlands +11 8 £30,000 - 2
East Midlands +6 2 £31,500 +40.00%
Graduate Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 259 (100.00%) Java
2 173 (66.80%) Degree
3 132 (50.97%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (49.03%) Computer Science
5 100 (38.61%) JavaScript
6 92 (35.52%) J2EE
7 82 (31.66%) SQL
7 82 (31.66%) Software Engineering
8 77 (29.73%) Spring
9 73 (28.19%) HTML
10 72 (27.80%) TDD
11 67 (25.87%) Finance
11 67 (25.87%) Computer Science Degree
12 63 (24.32%) C#
13 62 (23.94%) Python
14 54 (20.85%) MVC
15 53 (20.46%) AngularJS
16 50 (19.31%) OO
17 49 (18.92%) .NET
18 47 (18.15%) Hibernate
19 43 (16.60%) CSS
19 43 (16.60%) Mathematics
20 41 (15.83%) MySQL
21 38 (14.67%) Linux
22 36 (13.90%) ASP.NET
23 35 (13.51%) Web Services
23 35 (13.51%) Marketing
24 34 (13.13%) BDD
24 34 (13.13%) OOP
25 33 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC

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 13 (5.02%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.63%) Ethereum
3 8 (3.09%) JBoss
4 6 (2.32%) Apache
4 6 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.39%) Confluence
7 1 (0.39%) IIS
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 13 (5.02%) Ripple
2 2 (0.77%) Ripple XRP
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.54%) GitHub
3 4 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.09%) HTTP
2 5 (1.93%) Internet
3 2 (0.77%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) Broadband
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) Skype
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.83%) MySQL
2 30 (11.58%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.49%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.56%) Oracle Database
5 13 (5.02%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.63%) Blockchain
7 9 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.93%) Big Data
9 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.16%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.39%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 31 (11.97%) Eclipse
2 21 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.11%) JUnit
3 16 (6.18%) Subversion
4 13 (5.02%) Maven
5 11 (4.25%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.47%) Mockito
7 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.16%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.16%) JIRA
9 2 (0.77%) Gradle
9 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.39%) Ant
10 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.39%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 67 (25.87%) Finance
2 35 (13.51%) Marketing
3 10 (3.86%) Banking
4 9 (3.47%) Automotive
5 6 (2.32%) Retail
6 4 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.16%) Electronics
7 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.77%) Games
8 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (35.52%) J2EE
2 77 (29.73%) Spring
3 73 (28.19%) HTML
4 53 (20.46%) AngularJS
5 49 (18.92%) .NET
6 47 (18.15%) Hibernate
7 43 (16.60%) CSS
8 36 (13.90%) ASP.NET
9 35 (13.51%) Web Services
10 33 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (9.27%) J2SE
12 23 (8.88%) RESTful
13 21 (8.11%) Java EE
14 18 (6.95%) jQuery
15 13 (5.02%) XML
16 10 (3.86%) JPA
16 10 (3.86%) Servlets
17 9 (3.47%) Ajax
18 8 (3.09%) JSON
18 8 (3.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 127 (49.03%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.42%) Algorithms
3 19 (7.34%) Fintech
3 19 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.02%) Bitcoin
5 12 (4.63%) Data Structures
5 12 (4.63%) Digital Currency
5 12 (4.63%) Hedge funds
6 11 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.25%) User Experience
7 9 (3.47%) Derivative
8 6 (2.32%) Blog
9 5 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.16%) BBC
12 1 (0.39%) Replication
12 1 (0.39%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.67%) Linux
2 3 (1.16%) Unix
3 2 (0.77%) Windows
4 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (50.97%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (31.66%) Software Engineering
3 72 (27.80%) TDD
4 54 (20.85%) MVC
5 50 (19.31%) OO
6 43 (16.60%) Mathematics
7 34 (13.13%) BDD
7 34 (13.13%) OOP
8 31 (11.97%) Unit Testing
9 26 (10.04%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (8.88%) SDLC
11 21 (8.11%) Open Source
12 16 (6.18%) Machine Learning
13 14 (5.41%) OOD
14 13 (5.02%) Artificial Intelligence
14 13 (5.02%) Cryptocurrency
14 13 (5.02%) Microservices
15 12 (4.63%) Multithreading
16 11 (4.25%) Physics
17 10 (3.86%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 259 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 82 (31.66%) SQL
4 63 (24.32%) C#
5 62 (23.94%) Python
6 23 (8.88%) C++
7 11 (4.25%) Java 8
8 8 (3.09%) Ruby
9 7 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.32%) R
10 6 (2.32%) Scala
11 5 (1.93%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.54%) C
12 4 (1.54%) PHP
13 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.77%) Java 9
15 1 (0.39%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.39%) Perl
15 1 (0.39%) XPath
15 1 (0.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 173 (66.80%) Degree
2 67 (25.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.86%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.54%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.54%) PhD
4 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.93%) QA
System Software
1 15 (5.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.39%) Ansible
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (11.58%) Oracle
2 17 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.18%) Google
4 4 (1.54%) Twitter
5 3 (1.16%) BT
5 3 (1.16%) McAfee
6 2 (0.77%) SAP
7 1 (0.39%) Sybase