The median annual salary for a Java Applications Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Application Developer
UK / England
Rank 792 848 805
Rank change year-on-year +56 -43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 51 84 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.064% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.090% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 79 110
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £34,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £49,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -23.46% -8.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Java Applications Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 22 £75,000 +66.66% 7
West Midlands +36 8 £34,000 -28.42%
South East +66 7 £40,000 -27.27%
East of England +27 6 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South West +21 6 £35,750 -20.55% 3
East Midlands - 2 £28,750 - 1
Java Applications Developer
UK

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Java Applications 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 Java Applications Developer in the job title.

1 116 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (57.76%) JavaScript
3 47 (40.52%) HTML
4 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (33.62%) CSS
6 28 (24.14%) Spring
7 27 (23.28%) Finance
8 26 (22.41%) Mobile App
9 23 (19.83%) SQL
10 22 (18.97%) Hibernate
11 21 (18.10%) Linux
11 21 (18.10%) OO
12 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
12 20 (17.24%) HTML5
12 20 (17.24%) XML
12 20 (17.24%) TDD
12 20 (17.24%) SDLC
13 19 (16.38%) Relational Database
13 19 (16.38%) Scrum
13 19 (16.38%) Oracle
14 18 (15.52%) Web Services
14 18 (15.52%) Android Development
14 18 (15.52%) Android
15 17 (14.66%) Degree
15 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
15 17 (14.66%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (13.79%) Computer Science
16 16 (13.79%) MySQL
17 15 (12.93%) J2EE
17 15 (12.93%) Groovy

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.76%) Apache
2 8 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.45%) CMS
3 4 (3.45%) IIS
4 3 (2.59%) JBoss
5 2 (1.72%) Mule
5 2 (1.72%) Mule ESB
5 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) GitHub
2 2 (1.72%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Skype
1 3 (2.59%) X.509
2 2 (1.72%) HTTP
2 2 (1.72%) SSL
2 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) Relational Database
2 16 (13.79%) MySQL
3 11 (9.48%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.72%) Big Data
7 2 (1.72%) EDRMS
7 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.72%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.86%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.21%) Android Studio
2 13 (11.21%) Maven
3 11 (9.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.48%) Subversion
4 10 (8.62%) JUnit
5 8 (6.90%) Xcode
6 7 (6.03%) Gradle
6 7 (6.03%) Hudson
6 7 (6.03%) JIRA
7 6 (5.17%) Ant
8 4 (3.45%) Selenium
9 3 (2.59%) Mockito
10 2 (1.72%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.72%) JIRA Agile
10 2 (1.72%) jMock
11 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Games
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
4 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.31%) Advertising
5 5 (4.31%) Marketing
6 4 (3.45%) Retail
7 3 (2.59%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.59%) Legal
8 2 (1.72%) Law
9 1 (0.86%) Automotive
9 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (40.52%) HTML
2 39 (33.62%) CSS
3 28 (24.14%) Spring
4 22 (18.97%) Hibernate
5 20 (17.24%) HTML5
5 20 (17.24%) XML
6 18 (15.52%) Web Services
7 15 (12.93%) J2EE
7 15 (12.93%) jQuery
8 13 (11.21%) .NET
8 13 (11.21%) JSON
8 13 (11.21%) JSP
9 12 (10.34%) AngularJS
10 11 (9.48%) REST
11 10 (8.62%) Android SDK
12 9 (7.76%) Ajax
12 9 (7.76%) JDBC
13 7 (6.03%) J2SE
13 7 (6.03%) SOAP
13 7 (6.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Mobile App
2 17 (14.66%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (13.79%) Computer Science
4 14 (12.07%) Fintech
5 13 (11.21%) User Experience
6 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.45%) Clustering
8 3 (2.59%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.72%) Pricing Data
10 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.86%) Derivative
10 1 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.86%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.86%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.10%) Linux
2 18 (15.52%) Android
3 5 (4.31%) Unix
4 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) OO
3 20 (17.24%) SDLC
3 20 (17.24%) TDD
4 19 (16.38%) Scrum
5 18 (15.52%) Android Development
6 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
7 12 (10.34%) MVC
8 11 (9.48%) Asset Management
9 10 (8.62%) Multithreading
9 10 (8.62%) Open Source
9 10 (8.62%) Software Delivery
10 9 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.90%) OOP
11 8 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (6.03%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.03%) Web Development
13 6 (5.17%) Analytics
13 6 (5.17%) High Availability
14 5 (4.31%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (57.76%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.83%) SQL
4 15 (12.93%) Groovy
5 12 (10.34%) C#
6 11 (9.48%) Python
7 9 (7.76%) Apple Swift
7 9 (7.76%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.45%) ANSI SQL
8 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.45%) Scala
8 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.59%) C++
9 3 (2.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.72%) ABAP
10 2 (1.72%) C
10 2 (1.72%) VB
10 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.72%) VB6
11 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (16.38%) Oracle
2 2 (1.72%) CA
2 2 (1.72%) Google
2 2 (1.72%) SAP
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe
3 1 (0.86%) hybris
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Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £350 - £390 per day
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