Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Applications Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1037 1094 1066
Rank change year-on-year +57 -28 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 51 82 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.050% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.052% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 92
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £31,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £78,875 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

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 135,078 156,592 161,625
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.14% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109,113 128,186 135,580
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,296 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +38 34 £62,500 -1.96% 7
East of England +41 6 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Midlands +19 4 £43,750 +16.67% 1
North of England +39 3 £35,000 -36.36%
East Midlands +13 3 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South West +38 2 - -
South East +28 2 £47,500 -9.52% 1
North East +12 2 £32,500 -40.91%
North West +23 1 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +21 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 20 (39.22%) Spring
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 12 (23.53%) Debian
5 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
5 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 12 (23.53%) Threat Modelling
5 12 (23.53%) Due Diligence
6 11 (21.57%) TDD
6 11 (21.57%) Oracle
6 11 (21.57%) XML
6 11 (21.57%) CSS
6 11 (21.57%) HTML
7 10 (19.61%) C#
8 9 (17.65%) Finance
8 9 (17.65%) Java 8
9 8 (15.69%) Docker
9 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.69%) .NET
9 8 (15.69%) Web Services
9 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
9 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
10 7 (13.73%) Scrum

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 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.76%) WildFly
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.88%) Apache
5 3 (5.88%) IIS
5 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.92%) Alfresco
6 2 (3.92%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.96%) Ethereum
7 1 (1.96%) JBoss
7 1 (1.96%) Jetty
7 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Front Arena
1 5 (9.80%) Markit EDM
1 5 (9.80%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.92%) Google Play
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.96%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Mockito
4 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Front Office
4 2 (3.92%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) Spring
2 11 (21.57%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
2 11 (21.57%) XML
3 8 (15.69%) .NET
3 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
3 8 (15.69%) Web Services
4 6 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (11.76%) HTML5
4 6 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (9.80%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (9.80%) Node.js
5 5 (9.80%) React
5 5 (9.80%) RESTful
5 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
6 4 (7.84%) J2EE
6 4 (7.84%) Java EE
6 4 (7.84%) JPA
6 4 (7.84%) Spring Boot
6 4 (7.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 5 (9.80%) Derivative
3 5 (9.80%) Equities
3 5 (9.80%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.92%) Life Science
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) RIA
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.96%) Digital Currency
6 1 (1.96%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Debian
2 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (23.53%) Due Diligence
2 12 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
2 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (23.53%) Threat Modelling
2 12 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 11 (21.57%) TDD
4 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
5 7 (13.73%) BDD
5 7 (13.73%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
7 5 (9.80%) Investment Management
7 5 (9.80%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) Java 8
5 5 (9.80%) Perl
5 5 (9.80%) SQL
6 4 (7.84%) Python
6 4 (7.84%) Scala
7 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) ES6
8 1 (1.96%) ES8
8 1 (1.96%) Go
8 1 (1.96%) Groovy
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Solidity
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Kibana
1 6 (11.76%) logstash
2 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Calypso
3 5 (9.80%) Charles River
3 5 (9.80%) SimCorp
4 4 (7.84%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Demandware
5 1 (1.96%) SAP