The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £52,500 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 Programmer
UK / England
Rank 728 745 732
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 115 188 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 169 161
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 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 27 March 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 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 +48 56 £57,500 - 7
South East +61 26 £47,500 - 2
East of England +1 24 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West +31 8 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -13 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 101 (40.40%) SQL
5 99 (39.60%) Software Engineering
6 97 (38.80%) Spring
7 94 (37.60%) HTML
8 91 (36.40%) Degree
9 87 (34.80%) Computer Science
10 83 (33.20%) CSS
11 72 (28.80%) Hibernate
12 67 (26.80%) OO
13 62 (24.80%) Oracle
13 62 (24.80%) TDD
14 60 (24.00%) Web Services
15 54 (21.60%) Linux
16 51 (20.40%) Finance
17 50 (20.00%) Relational Database
18 49 (19.60%) MySQL
19 42 (16.80%) E-Commerce
20 41 (16.40%) JBoss
20 41 (16.40%) REST
20 41 (16.40%) RESTful
21 40 (16.00%) J2EE
22 38 (15.20%) JSP
22 38 (15.20%) Scrum
23 37 (14.80%) Microservices
23 37 (14.80%) NoSQL
24 36 (14.40%) Python
24 36 (14.40%) Multithreading

Java Programmer 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 41 (16.40%) JBoss
2 34 (13.60%) Tomcat
3 24 (9.60%) WebLogic
4 23 (9.20%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.20%) Apache
6 6 (2.40%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.00%) CMS
7 5 (2.00%) Drupal
7 5 (2.00%) WordPress
8 4 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.20%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.80%) Confluence
10 2 (0.80%) IIS
10 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.80%) SaaS
2 6 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.80%) GitHub
3 2 (0.80%) Google Play
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.40%) Internet
2 6 (2.40%) DNS
3 4 (1.60%) Skype
4 3 (1.20%) FTP
5 2 (0.80%) SMTP
6 1 (0.40%) Broadband
6 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 49 (19.60%) MySQL
3 37 (14.80%) NoSQL
4 29 (11.60%) Big Data
5 26 (10.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (10.40%) Hadoop
5 26 (10.40%) MongoDB
6 23 (9.20%) Oracle Database
7 19 (7.60%) Redis
8 18 (7.20%) SQL Server
9 8 (3.20%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.40%) DB2
11 1 (0.40%) Jackrabbit
11 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.40%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (12.80%) Maven
2 28 (11.20%) Git (software)
3 27 (10.80%) JUnit
4 23 (9.20%) Gradle
5 20 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 17 (6.80%) Ant
7 15 (6.00%) Mockito
8 11 (4.40%) Selenium
9 9 (3.60%) Codeship
9 9 (3.60%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.60%) Protractor
9 9 (3.60%) Subversion
10 7 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.80%) JIRA
11 5 (2.00%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.00%) JMeter
11 5 (2.00%) Liquibase
11 5 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (2.00%) Robot Framework
12 4 (1.60%) Android Studio
General
1 51 (20.40%) Finance
2 31 (12.40%) Banking
3 19 (7.60%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.40%) Retail
5 5 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.60%) Front Office
7 3 (1.20%) Back Office
7 3 (1.20%) Games
7 3 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 2 (0.80%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (38.80%) Spring
2 94 (37.60%) HTML
3 83 (33.20%) CSS
4 72 (28.80%) Hibernate
5 60 (24.00%) Web Services
6 41 (16.40%) REST
6 41 (16.40%) RESTful
7 40 (16.00%) J2EE
8 38 (15.20%) JSP
9 24 (9.60%) AngularJS
10 22 (8.80%) Swing
11 21 (8.40%) HTML5
12 19 (7.60%) Ajax
13 17 (6.80%) Java EE
13 17 (6.80%) XHTML
13 17 (6.80%) XML
14 15 (6.00%) React
15 12 (4.80%) JMS
15 12 (4.80%) Node.js
16 11 (4.40%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 87 (34.80%) Computer Science
2 32 (12.80%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.40%) Equities
4 15 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (5.60%) Derivative
5 14 (5.60%) Fixed Income
6 12 (4.80%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (4.00%) Internet of Things
9 9 (3.60%) User Experience
10 7 (2.80%) Fintech
10 7 (2.80%) OTC Derivatives
11 6 (2.40%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.80%) AS400
13 2 (0.80%) Social Media
14 1 (0.40%) mHealth
14 1 (0.40%) New Media
14 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.60%) Linux
2 26 (10.40%) Android
3 22 (8.80%) Apple iOS
4 19 (7.60%) Unix
5 3 (1.20%) Windows
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (39.60%) Software Engineering
3 67 (26.80%) OO
4 62 (24.80%) TDD
5 42 (16.80%) E-Commerce
6 38 (15.20%) Scrum
7 37 (14.80%) Microservices
8 36 (14.40%) Multithreading
9 35 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (12.00%) OOP
11 29 (11.60%) Kanban
12 26 (10.40%) MVC
13 24 (9.60%) Android Development
13 24 (9.60%) BDD
13 24 (9.60%) SOA
14 23 (9.20%) Unit Testing
15 18 (7.20%) iOS Development
16 17 (6.80%) Mathematics
16 17 (6.80%) SDLC
17 15 (6.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (46.00%) JavaScript
3 101 (40.40%) SQL
4 36 (14.40%) Python
5 28 (11.20%) C++
6 22 (8.80%) C
7 18 (7.20%) Scala
8 14 (5.60%) Assembly Language
8 14 (5.60%) Perl
9 13 (5.20%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.40%) PHP
10 11 (4.40%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.20%) C#
12 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.60%) Ruby
13 4 (1.60%) XPath
14 2 (0.80%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.80%) Fortran
14 2 (0.80%) Go
14 2 (0.80%) RPG
Qualifications
1 91 (36.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.20%) PhD
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) SDET
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.00%) Ansible
2 3 (1.20%) Control-M
3 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (24.80%) Oracle
2 10 (4.00%) TIBCO
3 7 (2.80%) ATG
3 7 (2.80%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.40%) VMware
5 4 (1.60%) Sun
5 4 (1.60%) Sybase
6 2 (0.80%) Adobe
6 2 (0.80%) Google
6 2 (0.80%) Solace
6 2 (0.80%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.40%) Splunk
7 1 (0.40%) Terracotta
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