Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Java Developer was £32,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 789 829 950
Rank change year-on-year +40 +121 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 352 335 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 364 324 270
England median annual salary £32,250 £27,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.27% -11.29% +21.57%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
UK median annual salary £32,000 £27,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +16.36% -11.29% +21.57%

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 144,600 162,089 173,342
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 95.89% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 117,465 131,050 146,330
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,170 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.80% +1.41% +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +111 160 £37,500 +7.14% 13
South East +57 90 £27,500 +3.77% 13
East of England +10 53 £30,000 +15.38% 2
North of England +25 25 £25,000 - 3
South West -26 21 £25,000 -3.85% 1
North West +19 18 £45,250 +92.55% 2
Midlands +4 15 £30,000 - 4
East Midlands +23 12 £30,000 +37.93% 1
Yorkshire +28 7 £25,000 -16.67% 1
West Midlands +9 3 £30,000 - 3
Graduate Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 352 (100.00%) Java
2 229 (65.06%) Degree
3 199 (56.53%) Computer Science
4 118 (33.52%) Software Engineering
4 118 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (31.25%) Python
6 107 (30.40%) Mathematics
7 104 (29.55%) C#
8 95 (26.99%) JavaScript
9 81 (23.01%) SQL
10 73 (20.74%) Algorithms
10 73 (20.74%) Computer Science Degree
11 70 (19.89%) TDD
12 65 (18.47%) Finance
13 62 (17.61%) Spring
14 61 (17.33%) J2EE
15 59 (16.76%) HTML
16 58 (16.48%) C++
17 54 (15.34%) OO
18 53 (15.06%) Applied Mathematics
19 50 (14.20%) Hibernate
20 48 (13.64%) Linux
21 43 (12.22%) MVC
22 41 (11.65%) Physics
22 41 (11.65%) Data Structures
22 41 (11.65%) Relational Database
23 40 (11.36%) BDD
24 39 (11.08%) User Experience
25 38 (10.80%) R
26 35 (9.94%) .NET

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 14 (3.98%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.42%) Apache
3 4 (1.14%) JBoss
4 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.28%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.28%) WildFly
5 1 (0.28%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.27%) GitHub
3 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.85%) HTTP
2 2 (0.57%) SMS
3 1 (0.28%) DNS
3 1 (0.28%) Skype
3 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.65%) Relational Database
2 24 (6.82%) MySQL
3 17 (4.83%) Big Data
4 13 (3.69%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.85%) Power BI
8 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.57%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.28%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (8.81%) Eclipse
2 25 (7.10%) JUnit
3 19 (5.40%) Git (software)
4 15 (4.26%) Subversion
5 11 (3.13%) Mockito
6 6 (1.70%) Maven
7 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.14%) Selenium
9 3 (0.85%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.85%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.85%) JIRA
10 2 (0.57%) gulp
10 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.28%) Ant
11 1 (0.28%) Gradle
11 1 (0.28%) jMock
11 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
General
1 65 (18.47%) Finance
2 30 (8.52%) Marketing
3 22 (6.25%) Automotive
4 5 (1.42%) Banking
5 2 (0.57%) Electronics
5 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.28%) Advertising
6 1 (0.28%) Games
6 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.28%) Publishing
6 1 (0.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (17.61%) Spring
2 61 (17.33%) J2EE
3 59 (16.76%) HTML
4 50 (14.20%) Hibernate
5 35 (9.94%) .NET
6 31 (8.81%) AngularJS
7 29 (8.24%) CSS
8 28 (7.95%) ASP.NET
8 28 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (4.55%) JPA
10 15 (4.26%) React
11 13 (3.69%) Web Services
12 12 (3.41%) Java EE
13 11 (3.13%) jQuery
13 11 (3.13%) JSP
14 10 (2.84%) Struts
15 7 (1.99%) Ajax
15 7 (1.99%) JDBC
15 7 (1.99%) Servlets
15 7 (1.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 199 (56.53%) Computer Science
2 73 (20.74%) Algorithms
3 41 (11.65%) Data Structures
4 39 (11.08%) User Experience
5 34 (9.66%) Derivative
6 28 (7.95%) Fintech
6 28 (7.95%) Hedge funds
7 11 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.14%) Robotics
10 4 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.85%) Blog
12 1 (0.28%) Bitcoin
12 1 (0.28%) Digital Currency
12 1 (0.28%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.64%) Linux
2 14 (3.98%) Unix
3 8 (2.27%) Android
4 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.57%) Windows
6 1 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
1 118 (33.52%) Software Engineering
2 107 (30.40%) Mathematics
3 70 (19.89%) TDD
4 54 (15.34%) OO
5 53 (15.06%) Applied Mathematics
6 43 (12.22%) MVC
7 41 (11.65%) Physics
8 40 (11.36%) BDD
9 31 (8.81%) Multithreading
10 21 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (5.97%) Visualisation
11 20 (5.68%) OOP
11 20 (5.68%) Unit Testing
12 19 (5.40%) Machine Learning
13 16 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
13 16 (4.55%) Distributed Algorithms
14 15 (4.26%) Open Source
15 14 (3.98%) Microservices
15 14 (3.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 352 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (31.25%) Python
3 104 (29.55%) C#
4 95 (26.99%) JavaScript
5 81 (23.01%) SQL
6 58 (16.48%) C++
7 38 (10.80%) R
8 30 (8.52%) Java 8
9 22 (6.25%) C
10 11 (3.13%) PHP
10 11 (3.13%) Ruby
11 8 (2.27%) Scala
12 7 (1.99%) Clojure
13 5 (1.42%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.42%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.85%) VB
16 2 (0.57%) Java 9
17 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 229 (65.06%) Degree
2 73 (20.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.11%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.27%) PhD
5 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 12 (3.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (5.11%) Oracle
2 5 (1.42%) Google
3 4 (1.14%) Sybase
4 3 (0.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (0.85%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.28%) Facebook
6 1 (0.28%) Twitter