Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 845 879 968
Rank change year-on-year +34 +89 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 296 292 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 299 277 269
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.23% +16.98%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
UK median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +16.98%

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 149,935 159,410 177,849
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 95.97% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 121,769 128,665 150,957
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,750 £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 September 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 September 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 +79 127 £36,000 +2.86% 12
South East +32 83 £26,500 -3.64% 9
East of England -1 39 £30,000 +13.21% 5
South West -13 22 £25,500 -1.92% 2
North of England +14 21 £22,500 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire +29 12 £22,500 -25.00% 1
North West +11 9 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Midlands -7 4 £28,500 -5.00% 3
West Midlands +14 3 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands 0 1 £27,000 +22.73% 2
Graduate Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 296 (100.00%) Java
2 190 (64.19%) Degree
3 150 (50.68%) Computer Science
4 112 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (31.42%) JavaScript
6 90 (30.41%) Software Engineering
7 85 (28.72%) SQL
8 78 (26.35%) Python
9 73 (24.66%) C#
10 70 (23.65%) J2EE
11 68 (22.97%) Mathematics
12 67 (22.64%) TDD
12 67 (22.64%) Computer Science Degree
13 64 (21.62%) Spring
13 64 (21.62%) HTML
14 56 (18.92%) Finance
15 49 (16.55%) Algorithms
16 47 (15.88%) MVC
17 45 (15.20%) OO
18 41 (13.85%) Hibernate
19 39 (13.18%) Linux
20 38 (12.84%) AngularJS
21 37 (12.50%) .NET
21 37 (12.50%) CSS
21 37 (12.50%) C++
22 36 (12.16%) MySQL
22 36 (12.16%) BDD
23 33 (11.15%) Eclipse
24 31 (10.47%) Applied Mathematics
25 30 (10.14%) Relational Database

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 16 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.36%) Ethereum
3 6 (2.03%) Apache
3 6 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.69%) JBoss
5 2 (0.68%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.34%) IIS
6 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.34%) WildFly
6 1 (0.34%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Business Applications
1 8 (2.70%) Ripple
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.03%) GitHub
3 4 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.70%) HTTP
2 5 (1.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.68%) SMS
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
4 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.16%) MySQL
2 30 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.39%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.72%) Big Data
6 7 (2.36%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (11.15%) Eclipse
2 21 (7.09%) JUnit
3 19 (6.42%) Git (software)
4 17 (5.74%) Subversion
5 9 (3.04%) Mockito
6 6 (2.03%) Maven
7 5 (1.69%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.01%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.68%) Gradle
10 2 (0.68%) gulp
11 1 (0.34%) Ant
11 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.34%) JIRA
11 1 (0.34%) jMock
11 1 (0.34%) Selenium
11 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (18.92%) Finance
2 29 (9.80%) Marketing
3 17 (5.74%) Automotive
4 7 (2.36%) Banking
5 4 (1.35%) Retail
6 2 (0.68%) Electronics
6 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (23.65%) J2EE
2 64 (21.62%) HTML
2 64 (21.62%) Spring
3 41 (13.85%) Hibernate
4 38 (12.84%) AngularJS
5 37 (12.50%) .NET
5 37 (12.50%) CSS
6 30 (10.14%) ASP.NET
7 27 (9.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (6.76%) Web Services
9 15 (5.07%) Java EE
10 14 (4.73%) jQuery
11 13 (4.39%) J2SE
12 12 (4.05%) JPA
12 12 (4.05%) JSP
13 11 (3.72%) React
13 11 (3.72%) Struts
14 10 (3.38%) Servlets
15 9 (3.04%) Ajax
15 9 (3.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 150 (50.68%) Computer Science
2 49 (16.55%) Algorithms
3 24 (8.11%) Data Structures
4 20 (6.76%) Hedge funds
5 19 (6.42%) User Experience
6 17 (5.74%) Derivative
7 16 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (4.39%) Fintech
9 11 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (2.70%) Bitcoin
11 7 (2.36%) Digital Currency
11 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
12 6 (2.03%) Blog
13 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
15 3 (1.01%) Robotics
16 1 (0.34%) BBC
16 1 (0.34%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.18%) Linux
2 8 (2.70%) Unix
3 3 (1.01%) Android
4 2 (0.68%) Windows
5 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (30.41%) Software Engineering
3 68 (22.97%) Mathematics
4 67 (22.64%) TDD
5 47 (15.88%) MVC
6 45 (15.20%) OO
7 36 (12.16%) BDD
8 31 (10.47%) Applied Mathematics
9 25 (8.45%) Multithreading
10 24 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (7.77%) Physics
12 22 (7.43%) OOP
13 21 (7.09%) Unit Testing
14 20 (6.76%) Machine Learning
15 16 (5.41%) SDLC
16 14 (4.73%) Open Source
16 14 (4.73%) Visualisation
17 13 (4.39%) Pair Programming
18 12 (4.05%) OOD
19 11 (3.72%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 296 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (31.42%) JavaScript
3 85 (28.72%) SQL
4 78 (26.35%) Python
5 73 (24.66%) C#
6 37 (12.50%) C++
7 23 (7.77%) Java 8
8 19 (6.42%) R
9 15 (5.07%) C
10 11 (3.72%) Scala
11 8 (2.70%) Ruby
12 7 (2.36%) PHP
12 7 (2.36%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.69%) Clojure
15 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.01%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.68%) Java 9
18 1 (0.34%) Groovy
18 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 190 (64.19%) Degree
2 67 (22.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.39%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.70%) PhD
5 5 (1.69%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.04%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (7.09%) Oracle
2 8 (2.70%) Google
3 4 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.35%) Sybase
4 2 (0.68%) SAP
4 2 (0.68%) Twitter
5 1 (0.34%) BT
5 1 (0.34%) Facebook
5 1 (0.34%) McAfee