Period
to 23 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1023 1024 1030
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 95 141 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.085% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.089% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 65 116 159
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -1.10%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £33,700
90th Percentile £69,950 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -1.10%

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 148,183 158,308 176,862
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 95.95% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 120,308 127,808 150,040
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
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 September 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 September 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 +6 31 £55,000 -18.52% 7
South West +9 20 £37,500 -16.67%
South East +3 16 £50,000 +1.01% 2
East of England +25 11 £50,000 +39.86%
North of England +41 9 £50,000 +33.33%
North West +31 9 £50,000 +42.86%
Midlands -3 7 £45,000 +32.35%
West Midlands 0 4 £45,000 +32.35%
East Midlands +3 3 £50,000 +53.85%
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 95 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (45.26%) Spring
3 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (32.63%) XML
5 30 (31.58%) JUnit
6 28 (29.47%) Degree
7 27 (28.42%) JavaScript
7 27 (28.42%) SC Cleared
7 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
8 24 (25.26%) SQL
9 23 (24.21%) Android
9 23 (24.21%) Android Development
10 22 (23.16%) JSF
11 21 (22.11%) HTML
11 21 (22.11%) Computer Science
11 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
12 20 (21.05%) CSS
12 20 (21.05%) Linux
12 20 (21.05%) Maven
13 19 (20.00%) DV Cleared
13 19 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 18 (18.95%) TDD
14 18 (18.95%) Subversion
14 18 (18.95%) Scrum
14 18 (18.95%) J2EE
15 17 (17.89%) Web Services
16 16 (16.84%) UML
16 16 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
16 16 (16.84%) Mobile Development
17 15 (15.79%) Mobile App

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 12 (12.63%) Confluence
2 11 (11.58%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (9.47%) JBoss
3 9 (9.47%) WildFly
4 8 (8.42%) Alfresco
4 8 (8.42%) Joomla!
5 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.05%) Apache
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.05%) Ethereum
8 1 (1.05%) IIS
8 1 (1.05%) Moodle
8 1 (1.05%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.16%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) PaaS
6 1 (1.05%) Google Play
6 1 (1.05%) npm
6 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle CX
6 1 (1.05%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) Intranet
2 1 (1.05%) Skype
2 1 (1.05%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.47%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.32%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.05%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.05%) Redis
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (31.58%) JUnit
2 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
3 20 (21.05%) Maven
4 18 (18.95%) Subversion
5 12 (12.63%) Eclipse
5 12 (12.63%) JIRA
6 9 (9.47%) HttpUnit
6 9 (9.47%) Selenium
7 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.05%) Mockito
8 1 (1.05%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
2 4 (4.21%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Back Office
3 1 (1.05%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (45.26%) Spring
2 31 (32.63%) XML
3 22 (23.16%) JSF
4 21 (22.11%) HTML
5 20 (21.05%) CSS
6 18 (18.95%) J2EE
7 17 (17.89%) Web Services
8 14 (14.74%) Hibernate
8 14 (14.74%) Java EE
8 14 (14.74%) REST
9 13 (13.68%) EJB
10 11 (11.58%) jQuery
11 10 (10.53%) Apache Camel
12 9 (9.47%) HTML5
12 9 (9.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (9.47%) XHTML
12 9 (9.47%) XSD
13 8 (8.42%) .NET
13 8 (8.42%) Node.js
13 8 (8.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 13 (13.68%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.42%) N-Tier
4 8 (8.42%) RIA
5 7 (7.37%) User Experience
6 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.11%) Life Science
9 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.05%) Bitcoin
9 1 (1.05%) Blog
9 1 (1.05%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.05%) Clustering
9 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.05%) Fintech
9 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Android
2 20 (21.05%) Linux
3 11 (11.58%) CentOS
4 9 (9.47%) Apple iOS
5 7 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.32%) Debian
7 2 (2.11%) Unix
8 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.21%) Android Development
3 19 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (18.95%) Scrum
4 18 (18.95%) TDD
5 16 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (16.84%) Mobile Development
5 16 (16.84%) UML
6 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.63%) Open Source
8 11 (11.58%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
10 9 (9.47%) Dependency Management
10 9 (9.47%) iOS Development
10 9 (9.47%) Load Testing
10 9 (9.47%) Regression Testing
10 9 (9.47%) Web Application Development
11 8 (8.42%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (8.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (28.42%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.26%) SQL
4 14 (14.74%) C#
5 10 (10.53%) C
6 5 (5.26%) Java 8
6 5 (5.26%) Scala
7 4 (4.21%) Python
8 3 (3.16%) PHP
9 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.11%) C++
9 2 (2.11%) Go
9 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.05%) ES6
10 1 (1.05%) ES8
10 1 (1.05%) Groovy
10 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (29.47%) Degree
2 27 (28.42%) SC Cleared
2 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
3 19 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) CISSP
4 4 (4.21%) CSSLP
5 3 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.05%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) Red Hat
2 5 (5.26%) Google
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle
4 3 (3.16%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco
5 1 (1.05%) Demandware
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.05%) VMware