Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Applications Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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

Java Application Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1041 1033 1059
Rank change year-on-year -8 +26 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 112 133 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.082% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.085% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 94 118 177
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £84,750 £66,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -15.89%

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 156,537 156,815 182,663
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.27% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,985 130,124 155,125
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 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Java Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Applications Developer in England

Java Applications Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java Applications Developer in England

Java Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Applications Developer in England

Java Applications 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 Java Applications Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 June 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 -33 24 £72,500 +3.57% 3
South East +21 23 £56,250 +32.35% 2
East of England +2 22 £43,250 +8.13% 2
South West -1 22 £47,500 +5.56% 3
North of England +26 13 £63,000 +68.00% 1
North West +16 13 £63,000 +80.00% 1
Midlands -19 7 £36,250 +6.62% 4
East Midlands +13 5 £32,500 +18.18% 2
West Midlands -12 2 £55,000 +61.76% 2
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Java Applications 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 Java Applications Developer in the job title.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (48.21%) Spring
3 40 (35.71%) JUnit
4 39 (34.82%) SQL
5 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
5 37 (33.04%) XML
6 36 (32.14%) Git (software)
7 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (30.36%) Maven
9 32 (28.57%) Degree
9 32 (28.57%) HTML
10 31 (27.68%) CSS
11 30 (26.79%) J2EE
12 28 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 27 (24.11%) Unit Testing
13 27 (24.11%) Subversion
14 25 (22.32%) SC Cleared
15 23 (20.54%) Android
15 23 (20.54%) Android Development
15 23 (20.54%) Mentoring
16 22 (19.64%) jQuery
16 22 (19.64%) JBoss
17 21 (18.75%) Apache Camel
18 20 (17.86%) Web Application Development
18 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (17.86%) JSF
19 19 (16.96%) Regression Testing
19 19 (16.96%) Load Testing
19 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
19 19 (16.96%) Selenium

Java Applications 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 22 (19.64%) JBoss
2 19 (16.96%) WildFly
3 14 (12.50%) Confluence
4 12 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (7.14%) Alfresco
5 8 (7.14%) Joomla!
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.79%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.89%) Apache
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.89%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.89%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.89%) IIS
9 1 (0.89%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) npm
4 1 (0.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) Intranet
2 1 (0.89%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.25%) MySQL
3 7 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.89%) Big Data
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.89%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.89%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 40 (35.71%) JUnit
2 36 (32.14%) Git (software)
3 34 (30.36%) Maven
4 27 (24.11%) Subversion
5 19 (16.96%) HttpUnit
5 19 (16.96%) Selenium
6 15 (13.39%) JIRA
7 13 (11.61%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.79%) Xcode
10 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.89%) Gradle
10 1 (0.89%) Mockito
10 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
2 9 (8.04%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Back Office
4 2 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (48.21%) Spring
2 37 (33.04%) XML
3 32 (28.57%) HTML
4 31 (27.68%) CSS
5 30 (26.79%) J2EE
6 22 (19.64%) jQuery
7 21 (18.75%) Apache Camel
8 20 (17.86%) JSF
9 19 (16.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (14.29%) EJB
10 16 (14.29%) Hibernate
10 16 (14.29%) REST
10 16 (14.29%) Web Services
11 14 (12.50%) .NET
11 14 (12.50%) Java EE
12 10 (8.93%) HTML5
13 9 (8.04%) .NET Framework
13 9 (8.04%) JSON
13 9 (8.04%) XSD
14 8 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 15 (13.39%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.14%) N-Tier
5 8 (7.14%) RIA
6 7 (6.25%) User Experience
7 5 (4.46%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.46%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.79%) Fintech
9 1 (0.89%) Animation
9 1 (0.89%) Bitcoin
9 1 (0.89%) Clustering
9 1 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.89%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.54%) Android
2 15 (13.39%) Linux
3 12 (10.71%) CentOS
4 10 (8.93%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.79%) Unix
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.11%) Unit Testing
3 23 (20.54%) Android Development
3 23 (20.54%) Mentoring
4 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (17.86%) Web Application Development
5 19 (16.96%) Dependency Management
5 19 (16.96%) Load Testing
5 19 (16.96%) Regression Testing
6 18 (16.07%) Scrum
7 17 (15.18%) Open Source
8 16 (14.29%) TDD
9 15 (13.39%) Mobile Development
9 15 (13.39%) SDLC
9 15 (13.39%) UML
10 12 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (9.82%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (9.82%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (9.82%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (34.82%) SQL
3 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.61%) C
5 11 (9.82%) C#
6 7 (6.25%) Java 8
7 4 (3.57%) Python
8 3 (2.68%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.68%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.79%) C++
9 2 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) Ruby
10 1 (0.89%) Scala
10 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (28.57%) Degree
2 28 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 25 (22.32%) SC Cleared
4 13 (11.61%) DV Cleared
5 9 (8.04%) CISSP
5 9 (8.04%) CSSLP
6 5 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (11.61%) Oracle
2 12 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.89%) Cisco
3 1 (0.89%) Demandware
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.89%) VMware