Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Java Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 917 889
Rank change year-on-year +95 -28 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 335 273 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 325 268 377
England median annual salary £27,500 £31,250 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +22.55% +2.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
UK median annual salary £27,500 £31,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -11.29% +21.57% +2.00%

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 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
London -19 99 £35,000 - 5
East of England +24 69 £26,500 +6.00% 4
South East +69 55 £27,000 -10.00% 4
South West +62 51 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Midlands +53 33 £30,000 +17.65% 1
West Midlands +36 29 £30,000 +9.09% 1
North of England +19 28 £25,000 +11.11% 3
North West +7 16 £23,500 +4.44% 2
Yorkshire +32 12 £30,000 +14.29% 1
East Midlands +32 4 £21,750 -5.43%
Graduate Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Graduate 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 England region featuring Graduate Java Developer in the job title.

1 335 (100.00%) Java
2 254 (75.82%) Degree
3 174 (51.94%) Computer Science
4 161 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (39.40%) J2EE
6 121 (36.12%) .NET
6 121 (36.12%) Python
7 117 (34.93%) C#
8 104 (31.04%) JavaScript
9 94 (28.06%) Linux
10 92 (27.46%) MVC
10 92 (27.46%) TDD
11 83 (24.78%) HTML
12 80 (23.88%) SQL
13 79 (23.58%) ASP.NET
13 79 (23.58%) Software Engineering
14 74 (22.09%) BDD
15 71 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 68 (20.30%) Computer Science Degree
16 68 (20.30%) Marketing
17 62 (18.51%) Oracle
18 56 (16.72%) Spring
19 54 (16.12%) SQL Server
20 52 (15.52%) CSS
20 52 (15.52%) Finance
21 48 (14.33%) Mathematics
22 47 (14.03%) AngularJS
23 45 (13.43%) Unit Testing
24 39 (11.64%) Microsoft
25 37 (11.04%) OO

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 10 (2.99%) JBoss
2 9 (2.69%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.69%) Confluence
3 7 (2.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.49%) Apache
4 5 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.19%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.90%) Ethereum
6 3 (0.90%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Actimize
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.30%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.49%) GitHub
4 3 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.75%) Relational Database
3 33 (9.85%) Oracle Database
4 30 (8.96%) RDBMS
5 26 (7.76%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.48%) Big Data
7 14 (4.18%) MySQL
8 11 (3.28%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.69%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.39%) GIS
11 7 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.49%) HBase
13 4 (1.19%) MS Access
14 3 (0.90%) Blockchain
15 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
15 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.30%) OrientDB
15 1 (0.30%) RavenDB
15 1 (0.30%) Redis
15 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (5.67%) Maven
2 18 (5.37%) JUnit
3 17 (5.07%) Eclipse
4 15 (4.48%) JIRA
4 15 (4.48%) Mockito
5 12 (3.58%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.39%) Subversion
7 6 (1.79%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.49%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.90%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.60%) Gradle
10 2 (0.60%) Moq
10 2 (0.60%) NUnit
10 2 (0.60%) Selenium
11 1 (0.30%) Ant
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.30%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.30%) TestNG
11 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (20.30%) Marketing
2 52 (15.52%) Finance
3 19 (5.67%) Banking
4 8 (2.39%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.49%) Electronics
6 4 (1.19%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Retail
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) Local Government
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (39.40%) J2EE
2 121 (36.12%) .NET
3 83 (24.78%) HTML
4 79 (23.58%) ASP.NET
5 71 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (16.72%) Spring
7 52 (15.52%) CSS
8 47 (14.03%) AngularJS
9 31 (9.25%) Hibernate
10 27 (8.06%) jQuery
11 23 (6.87%) React
12 21 (6.27%) Node.js
12 21 (6.27%) Web Services
13 15 (4.48%) JSON
13 15 (4.48%) XML
14 12 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (3.28%) Java EE
16 10 (2.99%) HTML5
17 9 (2.69%) RESTful
18 8 (2.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 174 (51.94%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.87%) Algorithms
3 10 (2.99%) Fintech
4 7 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.49%) BBC
6 5 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.49%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.49%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.19%) User Experience
8 3 (0.90%) Bitcoin
8 3 (0.90%) Digital Currency
9 2 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.60%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.30%) Equities
10 1 (0.30%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.30%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 94 (28.06%) Linux
2 23 (6.87%) Windows
3 17 (5.07%) Unix
4 6 (1.79%) Android
5 5 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.60%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.60%) CentOS
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (27.46%) MVC
2 92 (27.46%) TDD
3 79 (23.58%) Software Engineering
4 74 (22.09%) BDD
5 48 (14.33%) Mathematics
6 45 (13.43%) Unit Testing
7 37 (11.04%) OO
8 25 (7.46%) OOP
9 24 (7.16%) Open Source
10 20 (5.97%) Multithreading
11 18 (5.37%) Scrum
11 18 (5.37%) SDLC
12 17 (5.07%) OOD
13 16 (4.78%) Machine Learning
14 15 (4.48%) Collaborative Working
15 14 (4.18%) Concurrent Programming
16 13 (3.88%) Microservices
17 11 (3.28%) DevOps
17 11 (3.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 335 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (36.12%) Python
3 117 (34.93%) C#
4 104 (31.04%) JavaScript
5 80 (23.88%) SQL
6 31 (9.25%) C++
7 28 (8.36%) PHP
8 19 (5.67%) Ruby
9 10 (2.99%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.09%) Perl
10 7 (2.09%) Scala
10 7 (2.09%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.49%) C
11 5 (1.49%) Groovy
12 3 (0.90%) Go
13 2 (0.60%) ES6
13 2 (0.60%) HQL
13 2 (0.60%) VB
14 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 254 (75.82%) Degree
2 68 (20.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (7.16%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (3.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.49%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.69%) QA
2 5 (1.49%) SEPA
3 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (4.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.79%) Ansible
1 6 (1.79%) Puppet
2 3 (0.90%) Opsview
Vendors
1 62 (18.51%) Oracle
2 39 (11.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.99%) Google
4 4 (1.19%) BT
4 4 (1.19%) McAfee
5 3 (0.90%) Sun
5 3 (0.90%) Twitter
6 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.30%) Atlassian