Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Applications Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1046 1069 1071
Rank change year-on-year +23 +2 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 72 104 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.062% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.065% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 36 77 113
England median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £33,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £81,250 £71,150
UK median annual salary £46,250 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.64% +7.78% -10.00%

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 144,793 160,361 172,008
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 95.90% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 117,695 129,576 145,196
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +26 31 £55,000 -29.03% 3
South West +5 13 - - 1
South East +25 8 £46,000 -7.07% 2
East of England +30 7 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Midlands -4 7 £45,000 +24.14%
North of England +31 6 £42,500 -8.11% 2
North West +13 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +14 4 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands -1 3 £50,000 +42.86%
North East -2 1 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (48.61%) Spring
3 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (34.72%) XML
5 24 (33.33%) Linux
6 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
7 21 (29.17%) SC Cleared
7 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 18 (25.00%) Degree
8 18 (25.00%) JUnit
9 17 (23.61%) HTML
9 17 (23.61%) CSS
9 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
10 16 (22.22%) Android
10 16 (22.22%) JSF
10 16 (22.22%) TDD
10 16 (22.22%) UML
10 16 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (22.22%) Android Development
11 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 15 (20.83%) Web Services
12 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (18.06%) Mobile Development
13 13 (18.06%) SQL
13 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
13 13 (18.06%) Scrum
13 13 (18.06%) DV Cleared
13 13 (18.06%) Unit Testing
14 12 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (16.67%) Risk Analysis

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 9 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (11.11%) Alfresco
2 8 (11.11%) Joomla!
2 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.72%) WildFly
4 6 (8.33%) Confluence
5 3 (4.17%) JBoss
5 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.39%) Ethereum
7 1 (1.39%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.78%) Google Play
4 2 (2.78%) PaaS
5 1 (1.39%) npm
5 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle CX
5 1 (1.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Skype
2 1 (1.39%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.39%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) Redis
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) JUnit
2 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.67%) Maven
3 12 (16.67%) Subversion
4 6 (8.33%) JIRA
5 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.17%) HttpUnit
6 3 (4.17%) Selenium
7 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.39%) Mockito
8 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (48.61%) Spring
2 25 (34.72%) XML
3 17 (23.61%) CSS
3 17 (23.61%) HTML
4 16 (22.22%) JSF
5 15 (20.83%) Web Services
6 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
7 12 (16.67%) Java EE
8 11 (15.28%) J2EE
9 10 (13.89%) HTML5
9 10 (13.89%) XHTML
10 9 (12.50%) REST
10 9 (12.50%) XSD
11 8 (11.11%) JPA
12 6 (8.33%) jQuery
12 6 (8.33%) React
13 5 (6.94%) EJB
13 5 (6.94%) Node.js
13 5 (6.94%) RESTful
13 5 (6.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 8 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 8 (11.11%) RIA
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.39%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.39%) Blog
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.39%) Fintech
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Linux
2 16 (22.22%) Android
3 12 (16.67%) Debian
3 12 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.94%) CentOS
6 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.22%) Android Development
2 16 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (22.22%) TDD
2 16 (22.22%) UML
3 13 (18.06%) Mobile Development
3 13 (18.06%) Scrum
3 13 (18.06%) Unit Testing
4 12 (16.67%) Due Diligence
4 12 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
4 12 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 8 (11.11%) Open Source
7 8 (11.11%) Web Development
8 7 (9.72%) BDD
8 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.06%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) Java 8
5 5 (6.94%) Scala
6 4 (5.56%) C
6 4 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) C++
7 2 (2.78%) Go
7 2 (2.78%) PHP
7 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.39%) ES6
8 1 (1.39%) ES8
8 1 (1.39%) Groovy
8 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.00%) Degree
3 13 (18.06%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Kibana
1 4 (5.56%) logstash
2 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) IBM
2 6 (8.33%) Google
2 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) Demandware
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) VMware