Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Applications Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1075 1054 1053
Rank change year-on-year -21 -1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 83 110 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.066% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 66 89 193
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £79,375 £78,000 £64,500
UK median annual salary £53,750 £50,250 £49,000
% change year-on-year +6.97% +2.55% -6.67%

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 157,806 159,971 191,978
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.52% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 130,683 133,807 162,127
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 £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -22 31 £62,500 +4.17% 4
Midlands +29 22 £37,500 +10.29% 2
West Midlands +13 12 £40,000 +17.65%
North of England +8 11 £59,000 +57.33% 2
East Midlands +17 10 £35,000 +16.67% 2
North West +14 8 £63,000 +80.00% 1
East of England -4 8 £41,500 +3.75%
South East +5 6 £50,000 +17.65% 1
South West -20 5 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North East - 3 £55,000 - 1
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 83 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (39.76%) JavaScript
4 31 (37.35%) HTML
5 30 (36.14%) CSS
6 22 (26.51%) Spring
7 21 (25.30%) Banking
7 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
8 20 (24.10%) Subversion
8 20 (24.10%) SQL
9 19 (22.89%) XML
10 18 (21.69%) Investment Banking
10 18 (21.69%) J2EE
10 18 (21.69%) Oracle
11 17 (20.48%) JUnit
11 17 (20.48%) Web Services
11 17 (20.48%) Maven
12 16 (19.28%) Degree
12 16 (19.28%) Open Source
13 15 (18.07%) Selenium
13 15 (18.07%) Android
13 15 (18.07%) Android Development
14 14 (16.87%) Finance
14 14 (16.87%) Derivative
14 14 (16.87%) MySQL
14 14 (16.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (16.87%) Web Development
14 14 (16.87%) HTML5
15 13 (15.66%) SDLC

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 10 (12.05%) JBoss
2 7 (8.43%) WildFly
3 6 (7.23%) Alfresco
3 6 (7.23%) Joomla!
4 5 (6.02%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.41%) Confluence
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.20%) Apache
8 1 (1.20%) Ethereum
8 1 (1.20%) GeoServer
8 1 (1.20%) Jetty
8 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Actimize
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.20%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) AMQP
2 6 (7.23%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) Broadband
4 1 (1.20%) SMPP
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) MySQL
2 8 (9.64%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.02%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) Big Data
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.20%) DB2
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.20%) HBase
6 1 (1.20%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
6 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
2 20 (24.10%) Subversion
3 17 (20.48%) JUnit
3 17 (20.48%) Maven
4 15 (18.07%) Selenium
5 7 (8.43%) HttpUnit
5 7 (8.43%) Mocha
6 5 (6.02%) Xcode
7 4 (4.82%) Android Studio
7 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.82%) JIRA
8 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.20%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.20%) Gradle
8 1 (1.20%) Hamcrest
8 1 (1.20%) jMock
8 1 (1.20%) Mockito
8 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.20%) TestNG
General
1 21 (25.30%) Banking
2 18 (21.69%) Investment Banking
3 14 (16.87%) Finance
4 10 (12.05%) Front Office
5 5 (6.02%) Retail
6 3 (3.61%) Law
7 2 (2.41%) Advertising
7 2 (2.41%) Games
7 2 (2.41%) Marketing
7 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.35%) HTML
2 30 (36.14%) CSS
3 22 (26.51%) Spring
4 19 (22.89%) XML
5 18 (21.69%) J2EE
6 17 (20.48%) Web Services
7 14 (16.87%) HTML5
8 12 (14.46%) Hibernate
9 11 (13.25%) Java EE
9 11 (13.25%) REST
10 10 (12.05%) Backbone.js
10 10 (12.05%) JMS
10 10 (12.05%) Node.js
11 9 (10.84%) Ajax
11 9 (10.84%) Apache Camel
12 8 (9.64%) .NET
12 8 (9.64%) jQuery
13 7 (8.43%) Handlebars
13 7 (8.43%) JSF
13 7 (8.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Derivative
1 14 (16.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (14.46%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.05%) Equities
3 10 (12.05%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (12.05%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (7.23%) RIA
5 5 (6.02%) Driving Licence
5 5 (6.02%) Fintech
5 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.61%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.61%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.61%) User Experience
8 1 (1.20%) Bitcoin
8 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Android
2 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) Open Source
3 15 (18.07%) Android Development
4 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (16.87%) Web Development
5 13 (15.66%) SDLC
6 11 (13.25%) Multithreading
7 9 (10.84%) TDD
8 8 (9.64%) Front End Development
8 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.43%) CRM
9 7 (8.43%) Dependency Management
9 7 (8.43%) ERP
9 7 (8.43%) Load Testing
9 7 (8.43%) OWASP
9 7 (8.43%) Scrum
9 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.43%) Time Management
9 7 (8.43%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.10%) SQL
4 7 (8.43%) Python
5 6 (7.23%) C#
6 5 (6.02%) Apple Swift
6 5 (6.02%) Objective-C
6 5 (6.02%) Scala
7 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.61%) C
8 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.20%) Erlang
9 1 (1.20%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) CISSP
3 5 (6.02%) CSSLP
4 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
1 1 (1.20%) SEPA
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.20%) Demandware
2 1 (1.20%) IBM