Java Developer Jobs in England

Java Developer
UK > England

The median Java Developer salary in England is £80,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

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

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 255 201 155
Rank change year-on-year -54 -46 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 920 1,819 3,433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.10% 1.89% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.06% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1,475 2,369
10th Percentile £45,000 £50,100 £46,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +18.52%
75th Percentile £100,000 £110,000 £97,500
90th Percentile £137,500 £130,000 £117,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +15.38%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England

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.

Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 79,046 88,182 124,163
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.48% 91.68% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 59,718 55,440 76,093
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,250 £45,000 £42,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £100,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% - +9.09%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in England

Java Developer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Developer in England.

Salary trend for Java Developer in England

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in England over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in England

Java 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 Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
London -11 573 £92,500 -2.63% 81
South East -24 158 £70,000 +16.67% 25
North of England -12 90 £60,000 -11.11% 11
South West -45 70 £60,000 - 7
North West -17 66 £63,000 -10.00% 5
Midlands -40 31 £53,750 -10.42% 5
West Midlands -7 21 £55,000 -8.33% 4
East of England +3 18 £52,000 -25.71% 1
Yorkshire +58 15 £55,000 +1.85% 3
North East -7 9 £48,875 -19.21% 3
East Midlands -25 9 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England

For the 6 months to 15 April 2024, Java Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 Developer in the job title.

1 918 (99.78%) Java
2 472 (51.30%) AWS
3 388 (42.17%) Spring
4 325 (35.33%) Agile
5 307 (33.37%) Spring Boot
6 285 (30.98%) Microservices
7 271 (29.46%) Docker
8 256 (27.83%) Finance
9 252 (27.39%) JavaScript
10 251 (27.28%) Kubernetes
11 211 (22.93%) TDD
12 192 (20.87%) SQL
13 173 (18.80%) Full Stack Development
14 157 (17.07%) AngularJS
15 148 (16.09%) Software Engineering
16 145 (15.76%) Python
16 145 (15.76%) DevOps
17 141 (15.33%) Git
17 141 (15.33%) Banking
18 139 (15.11%) REST
19 136 (14.78%) Social Skills
20 120 (13.04%) Hibernate
21 119 (12.93%) Azure
22 118 (12.83%) Kafka
22 118 (12.83%) Fintech
23 117 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
24 113 (12.28%) Front Office
24 113 (12.28%) CI/CD
25 112 (12.17%) Mentoring
26 111 (12.07%) Degree

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (4.89%) Apache
2 42 (4.57%) OpenStack
3 23 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
4 20 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 18 (1.96%) Confluence
6 15 (1.63%) JBoss
7 12 (1.30%) Red Hat Fuse
8 8 (0.87%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.33%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.33%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.22%) Mule
10 2 (0.22%) nginx
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.11%) Drupal
11 1 (0.11%) GemFire
11 1 (0.11%) Jetty
11 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 472 (51.30%) AWS
2 119 (12.93%) Azure
3 89 (9.67%) Serverless
4 64 (6.96%) Amazon ECS
5 61 (6.63%) GCP
6 60 (6.52%) Amazon EKS
7 26 (2.83%) SaaS
8 25 (2.72%) AWS Lambda
9 23 (2.50%) dbt
10 20 (2.17%) GitHub
11 18 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (1.30%) Amazon S3
13 12 (1.30%) Snowflake
14 11 (1.20%) OpenShift
15 9 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (0.98%) PaaS
16 4 (0.43%) npm
17 3 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
17 3 (0.33%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.52%) Internet
2 12 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.33%) FTP
4 2 (0.22%) AMQP
4 2 (0.22%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.22%) HTTP
4 2 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (10.54%) PostgreSQL
2 91 (9.89%) NoSQL
2 91 (9.89%) Relational Database
3 56 (6.09%) MySQL
4 34 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 25 (2.72%) Apache Ignite
6 23 (2.50%) Amazon Athena
6 23 (2.50%) Apache Arrow
6 23 (2.50%) Dremio
7 22 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 18 (1.96%) Redis
9 15 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (1.30%) Data Lake
12 10 (1.09%) DB2
12 10 (1.09%) DynamoDB
13 9 (0.98%) CouchDB
14 8 (0.87%) Big Data
15 7 (0.76%) Flink
15 7 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 141 (15.33%) Git
2 109 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 60 (6.52%) JUnit
4 41 (4.46%) Maven
5 30 (3.26%) JIRA
5 30 (3.26%) Mockito
6 28 (3.04%) IntelliJ
7 22 (2.39%) Gradle
8 19 (2.07%) Selenium
9 15 (1.63%) GitLab
10 14 (1.52%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.30%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.20%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.76%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.65%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.43%) Artifactory
15 4 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.43%) JMeter
16 3 (0.33%) Spinnaker
17 2 (0.22%) JHipster
General
1 256 (27.83%) Finance
2 141 (15.33%) Banking
3 136 (14.78%) Social Skills
4 113 (12.28%) Front Office
5 81 (8.80%) Investment Banking
6 59 (6.41%) Public Sector
7 32 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 19 (2.07%) Tech for Good
10 18 (1.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 13 (1.41%) Marketing
12 10 (1.09%) Turkish Language
13 9 (0.98%) Games
13 9 (0.98%) Police
13 9 (0.98%) Presentation Skills
14 8 (0.87%) Retail
15 7 (0.76%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.65%) Telecoms
17 4 (0.43%) Electronics
17 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (42.17%) Spring
2 307 (33.37%) Spring Boot
3 157 (17.07%) AngularJS
4 139 (15.11%) REST
5 120 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 118 (12.83%) Kafka
7 98 (10.65%) React
8 73 (7.93%) Web Services
9 68 (7.39%) Node.js
10 64 (6.96%) RESTful
11 60 (6.52%) HTML
12 52 (5.65%) Apache Camel
12 52 (5.65%) JSON
13 50 (5.43%) XML
14 47 (5.11%) CSS
15 43 (4.67%) Elastic Stack
16 31 (3.37%) SOAP
17 27 (2.93%) gRPC
18 26 (2.83%) J2EE
18 26 (2.83%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 73 (7.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 65 (7.07%) Distributed Systems
3 64 (6.96%) Greenfield Project
4 55 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
5 43 (4.67%) Equities
5 43 (4.67%) Fixed Income
6 31 (3.37%) Algorithms
7 28 (3.04%) Hedge funds
8 24 (2.61%) Derivative
9 21 (2.28%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.74%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.63%) Legacy Systems
12 13 (1.41%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.30%) FPGA
14 11 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
14 11 (1.20%) Private Cloud
14 11 (1.20%) PropTech
15 10 (1.09%) Onboarding
15 10 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
16 7 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (7.39%) Linux
2 7 (0.76%) Windows
3 5 (0.54%) Unix
4 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (35.33%) Agile
2 285 (30.98%) Microservices
3 211 (22.93%) TDD
4 173 (18.80%) Full Stack Development
5 148 (16.09%) Software Engineering
6 145 (15.76%) DevOps
7 118 (12.83%) Fintech
8 117 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
9 113 (12.28%) CI/CD
10 112 (12.17%) Mentoring
11 110 (11.96%) Low Latency
12 99 (10.76%) Scrum
13 92 (10.00%) Computer Science
14 90 (9.78%) SDLC
15 82 (8.91%) BDD
16 69 (7.50%) Kanban
17 68 (7.39%) Multithreading
18 55 (5.98%) Containerisation
19 51 (5.54%) Electronic Trading
20 43 (4.67%) Design Patterns
Programming Languages
1 918 (99.78%) Java
2 252 (27.39%) JavaScript
3 192 (20.87%) SQL
4 145 (15.76%) Python
5 63 (6.85%) TypeScript
6 60 (6.52%) Kotlin
7 40 (4.35%) C#
8 27 (2.93%) C++
9 15 (1.63%) Shell Script
10 14 (1.52%) Scala
11 12 (1.30%) C
12 11 (1.20%) Ruby
13 8 (0.87%) Perl
14 7 (0.76%) Go
15 6 (0.65%) Bash
15 6 (0.65%) Groovy
15 6 (0.65%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.33%) Clojure
16 3 (0.33%) PHP
16 3 (0.33%) Rust
Qualifications
1 111 (12.07%) Degree
2 81 (8.80%) Security Cleared
3 66 (7.17%) SC Cleared
4 46 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (3.15%) AWS Certification
6 15 (1.63%) Azure Certification
7 10 (1.09%) AWS Certified Developer
7 10 (1.09%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 8 (0.87%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.76%) PhD
10 3 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.22%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.50%) QA
2 3 (0.33%) MiFID
3 2 (0.22%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 271 (29.46%) Docker
2 31 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.11%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 251 (27.28%) Kubernetes
2 66 (7.17%) Ansible
2 66 (7.17%) Terraform
3 5 (0.54%) Kibana
4 1 (0.11%) Consul
4 1 (0.11%) Grafana
4 1 (0.11%) Istio
4 1 (0.11%) Kustomize
4 1 (0.11%) Packer
4 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (4.89%) WSO2
2 44 (4.78%) Oracle
3 27 (2.93%) Google
4 18 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 7 (0.76%) IBM
5 7 (0.76%) SAP
5 7 (0.76%) YouTube
6 6 (0.65%) Splunk
7 5 (0.54%) Sybase
7 5 (0.54%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.43%) Dynatrace
8 4 (0.43%) Facebook
8 4 (0.43%) Vertica
9 3 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.33%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.33%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.33%) Reuters
10 2 (0.22%) Apple
10 2 (0.22%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.22%) Salesforce