The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Java Programmer
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 770 740 740
Rank change year-on-year -30 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 87 169 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 80 150 196
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  

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 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in England

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in England.

Salary trend for Java Programmer in England

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Programmer in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Programmer in England

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +5 58 £57,500 +6.97% 5
South East +33 14 £43,750 -20.45% 2
East of England -36 14 £35,000 -25.13% 6
North West - 1 - - 1
Java Programmer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 203 (100.00%) Java
2 133 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (42.86%) Spring
4 78 (38.42%) Software Engineering
5 77 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 77 (37.93%) MySQL
6 70 (34.48%) SQL
7 66 (32.51%) OO
7 66 (32.51%) Hibernate
8 59 (29.06%) HTML
9 57 (28.08%) TDD
10 56 (27.59%) Web Services
11 55 (27.09%) Linux
12 51 (25.12%) Relational Database
13 50 (24.63%) CSS
13 50 (24.63%) Oracle
14 48 (23.65%) Degree
14 48 (23.65%) Computer Science
15 46 (22.66%) Python
16 45 (22.17%) RESTful
17 41 (20.20%) E-Commerce
18 40 (19.70%) Finance
18 40 (19.70%) Mobile App
18 40 (19.70%) REST
19 39 (19.21%) Android
20 38 (18.72%) NoSQL
21 37 (18.23%) Android Development
21 37 (18.23%) Microservices
22 34 (16.75%) MVC
22 34 (16.75%) SQL Server

Java Programmer 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 25 (12.32%) Tomcat
2 23 (11.33%) JBoss
3 11 (5.42%) Apache
3 11 (5.42%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.43%) Drupal
4 9 (4.43%) WebLogic
4 9 (4.43%) WordPress
5 7 (3.45%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.97%) CMS
6 4 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.48%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.99%) Confluence
8 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.49%) IIS
9 1 (0.49%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Endur
2 2 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.79%) SaaS
2 5 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.93%) DNS
2 4 (1.97%) Broadband
3 2 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (37.93%) MySQL
2 51 (25.12%) Relational Database
3 38 (18.72%) NoSQL
4 34 (16.75%) MongoDB
4 34 (16.75%) SQL Server
5 32 (15.76%) Hadoop
6 30 (14.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (13.30%) Redis
8 21 (10.34%) Big Data
9 17 (8.37%) RDBMS
10 9 (4.43%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.48%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.48%) Text Mining
13 1 (0.49%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 34 (16.75%) Gradle
2 32 (15.76%) Maven
3 24 (11.82%) JUnit
4 14 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.40%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.42%) Android Studio
7 10 (4.93%) Ant
8 9 (4.43%) Hamcrest
8 9 (4.43%) jMock
8 9 (4.43%) Mockito
8 9 (4.43%) Selenium
9 8 (3.94%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.96%) JIRA
11 5 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.46%) JMeter
11 5 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.97%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.97%) Liquibase
12 4 (1.97%) Robot Framework
12 4 (1.97%) Subversion
General
1 40 (19.70%) Finance
2 17 (8.37%) Retail
3 15 (7.39%) Banking
4 13 (6.40%) Front Office
5 6 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.46%) Marketing
7 4 (1.97%) Back Office
7 4 (1.97%) Billing
8 3 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.48%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (42.86%) Spring
2 66 (32.51%) Hibernate
3 59 (29.06%) HTML
4 56 (27.59%) Web Services
5 50 (24.63%) CSS
6 45 (22.17%) RESTful
7 40 (19.70%) REST
8 32 (15.76%) JSP
9 30 (14.78%) Java EE
10 29 (14.29%) J2EE
11 24 (11.82%) HTML5
12 23 (11.33%) Swing
13 21 (10.34%) AngularJS
13 21 (10.34%) Django
14 19 (9.36%) Spring MVC
15 17 (8.37%) Servlets
16 16 (7.88%) .NET
17 11 (5.42%) Ajax
17 11 (5.42%) XHTML
17 11 (5.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.65%) Computer Science
2 40 (19.70%) Mobile App
3 22 (10.84%) User Experience
4 12 (5.91%) Fintech
5 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.46%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.46%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.97%) Derivative
8 4 (1.97%) Equities
8 4 (1.97%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.48%) Semantic Web
10 2 (0.99%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.09%) Linux
2 39 (19.21%) Android
3 28 (13.79%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.97%) Unix
5 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (38.42%) Software Engineering
3 66 (32.51%) OO
4 57 (28.08%) TDD
5 41 (20.20%) E-Commerce
6 37 (18.23%) Android Development
6 37 (18.23%) Microservices
7 34 (16.75%) MVC
8 33 (16.26%) Scrum
9 32 (15.76%) SOA
10 28 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (13.79%) OOP
11 25 (12.32%) BDD
12 24 (11.82%) Kanban
12 24 (11.82%) Unit Testing
13 16 (7.88%) iOS Development
14 15 (7.39%) Front End Development
14 15 (7.39%) OOD
15 14 (6.90%) Pair Programming
16 13 (6.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 203 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 70 (34.48%) SQL
4 46 (22.66%) Python
5 13 (6.40%) C#
5 13 (6.40%) Scala
6 11 (5.42%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.93%) Bash Shell
8 9 (4.43%) C++
8 9 (4.43%) PHP
9 7 (3.45%) C
10 4 (1.97%) Perl
10 4 (1.97%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.48%) ECMAScript
11 3 (1.48%) Go
12 2 (0.99%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.99%) Ruby
13 1 (0.49%) Clojure
13 1 (0.49%) Groovy
13 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (23.65%) Degree
2 16 (7.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.42%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) Ansible
2 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (24.63%) Oracle
2 13 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.93%) VMware
4 5 (2.46%) ATG
4 5 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.97%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.97%) OpenLink
5 4 (1.97%) Sun
6 2 (0.99%) Sybase
6 2 (0.99%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.49%) Solace
7 1 (0.49%) Splunk
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