The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 498 504 534
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 424 456 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 360 435 422
Median salary £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.75% +6.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 79492 88017 100281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65375 75047 83568
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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in England

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in England

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in England

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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 +6 130 £62,500 +8.69% 24
South East +27 86 £45,000 -5.26% 10
North West -21 57 £45,000 -3.22% 11
South West +7 45 £32,500 -23.52% 7
Yorkshire +22 34 £40,000 +23.07% 6
East of England -11 31 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands +6 17 £40,000 +37.93% 2
East Midlands +27 14 £40,000 -36.00% 3
North East - 10 £37,500 -
Java Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 810 (99.88%) Java
2 434 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
3 415 (51.17%) JavaScript
4 336 (41.43%) Software Engineering
5 328 (40.44%) Spring
6 256 (31.57%) HTML
7 252 (31.07%) SQL
8 211 (26.02%) Hibernate
9 209 (25.77%) CSS
10 203 (25.03%) C#
11 192 (23.67%) Degree
12 190 (23.43%) Finance
13 186 (22.93%) Scrum
14 181 (22.32%) Computer Science
15 154 (18.99%) Oracle
16 151 (18.62%) Python
17 145 (17.88%) TDD
18 142 (17.51%) AngularJS
19 141 (17.39%) C++
20 134 (16.52%) Git (software)
21 126 (15.54%) Maven
22 123 (15.17%) Linux
23 121 (14.92%) NoSQL
24 120 (14.80%) Java EE
24 120 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
25 118 (14.55%) XML
26 115 (14.18%) OO
27 111 (13.69%) .NET
28 110 (13.56%) SQL Server
28 110 (13.56%) Web Services

Java Software 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 83 (10.23%) Tomcat
2 69 (8.51%) Apache
3 54 (6.66%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (5.92%) JBoss
5 46 (5.67%) Apache Spark
6 19 (2.34%) Apache Pig
7 14 (1.73%) Drupal
7 14 (1.73%) IIS
8 13 (1.60%) Confluence
8 13 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.48%) nginx
10 10 (1.23%) WordPress
11 8 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.62%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.62%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.37%) CMS
13 3 (0.37%) Mongoose
13 3 (0.37%) OpenEdge
14 2 (0.25%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.66%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.70%) SaaS
3 22 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (2.10%) GitHub
5 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (1.23%) Force.com
7 7 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.37%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.71%) HTTP
2 13 (1.60%) Internet
3 7 (0.86%) ATM
4 4 (0.49%) Broadband
5 3 (0.37%) Skype
5 3 (0.37%) SSL
5 3 (0.37%) VoIP
5 3 (0.37%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.25%) NGN
6 2 (0.25%) SMTP
7 1 (0.12%) AMQP
7 1 (0.12%) DNS
7 1 (0.12%) LDAP
7 1 (0.12%) Network Security
7 1 (0.12%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (14.92%) NoSQL
2 110 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 104 (12.82%) MySQL
4 88 (10.85%) Relational Database
5 83 (10.23%) Big Data
6 66 (8.14%) MongoDB
7 63 (7.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 60 (7.40%) Hadoop
9 35 (4.32%) Redis
10 30 (3.70%) Neo4j
11 29 (3.58%) Oracle Database
11 29 (3.58%) RDBMS
12 28 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (3.21%) Apache Hive
14 12 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
16 6 (0.74%) HBase
16 6 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
17 4 (0.49%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 134 (16.52%) Git (software)
2 126 (15.54%) Maven
3 97 (11.96%) JUnit
4 92 (11.34%) Jenkins
5 77 (9.49%) JIRA
6 69 (8.51%) Selenium
6 69 (8.51%) Subversion
7 59 (7.27%) Ant
8 42 (5.18%) EasyMock
9 35 (4.32%) Cucumber
10 34 (4.19%) Hudson
11 30 (3.70%) Mercurial
12 29 (3.58%) Eclipse
13 28 (3.45%) jMock
13 28 (3.45%) TeamCity
14 27 (3.33%) Gradle
15 23 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (2.10%) Bitbucket
17 15 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 14 (1.73%) Mockito
General
1 190 (23.43%) Finance
2 78 (9.62%) Banking
3 46 (5.67%) Retail
4 42 (5.18%) Investment Banking
5 41 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 36 (4.44%) Marketing
7 33 (4.07%) Retail Banking
8 21 (2.59%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.47%) Electronics
10 15 (1.85%) Games
11 11 (1.36%) Publishing
12 10 (1.23%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.11%) Front Office
14 8 (0.99%) Military
15 7 (0.86%) Back Office
16 6 (0.74%) Automotive
17 4 (0.49%) Billing
18 3 (0.37%) Advertising
19 2 (0.25%) Legal
19 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (40.44%) Spring
2 256 (31.57%) HTML
3 211 (26.02%) Hibernate
4 209 (25.77%) CSS
5 142 (17.51%) AngularJS
6 120 (14.80%) Java EE
7 118 (14.55%) XML
8 111 (13.69%) .NET
9 110 (13.56%) Web Services
10 97 (11.96%) RESTful
11 93 (11.47%) jQuery
12 83 (10.23%) J2EE
12 83 (10.23%) REST
13 76 (9.37%) HTML5
14 70 (8.63%) SOAP
15 49 (6.04%) Node.js
16 43 (5.30%) CSS3
16 43 (5.30%) Spring MVC
17 39 (4.81%) React
17 39 (4.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 181 (22.32%) Computer Science
2 62 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
3 52 (6.41%) Algorithms
4 46 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (5.43%) Data Structures
6 36 (4.44%) User Experience
7 27 (3.33%) Fintech
7 27 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
8 23 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (2.34%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.48%) PKI
11 10 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
11 10 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.23%) Social Media
12 9 (1.11%) Smart City
13 8 (0.99%) NHS
14 7 (0.86%) Contactless
14 7 (0.86%) EFT
14 7 (0.86%) EMV
14 7 (0.86%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 123 (15.17%) Linux
2 57 (7.03%) Windows
3 55 (6.78%) Unix
4 38 (4.69%) Android
5 35 (4.32%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.48%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.23%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.49%) AIX
10 4 (0.49%) CentOS
11 3 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (41.43%) Software Engineering
3 186 (22.93%) Scrum
4 145 (17.88%) TDD
5 120 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
6 115 (14.18%) OO
7 107 (13.19%) Unit Testing
8 92 (11.34%) SDLC
9 91 (11.22%) Test Automation
10 84 (10.36%) Open Source
11 83 (10.23%) MVC
12 77 (9.49%) BDD
13 69 (8.51%) Mathematics
14 61 (7.52%) Multithreading
15 56 (6.91%) Microservices
16 55 (6.78%) Refactoring
17 54 (6.66%) DevOps
18 51 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
18 51 (6.29%) Kanban
19 50 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 810 (99.88%) Java
2 415 (51.17%) JavaScript
3 252 (31.07%) SQL
4 203 (25.03%) C#
5 151 (18.62%) Python
6 141 (17.39%) C++
7 74 (9.12%) Scala
8 68 (8.38%) C
8 68 (8.38%) Groovy
9 63 (7.77%) Ruby
10 56 (6.91%) Perl
11 55 (6.78%) PHP
12 21 (2.59%) Clojure
12 21 (2.59%) Go
13 18 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.60%) Apex Code
15 11 (1.36%) ABAP
16 9 (1.11%) Haskell
17 6 (0.74%) Kotlin
17 6 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 192 (23.67%) Degree
2 75 (9.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (7.15%) Security Cleared
4 31 (3.82%) Numerate Degree
5 29 (3.58%) DV Cleared
6 22 (2.71%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.99%) HND
8 7 (0.86%) PhD
9 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.37%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.25%) MCP
11 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.74%) QA
2 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.25%) SEPA
2 2 (0.25%) TickIT
3 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 57 (7.03%) Docker
2 16 (1.97%) Hyper-V
2 16 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.11%) Kubernetes
1 9 (1.11%) Terraform
2 6 (0.74%) Packer
3 4 (0.49%) Ansible
3 4 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.37%) Puppet
5 2 (0.25%) Kibana
5 2 (0.25%) logstash
5 2 (0.25%) Opsview
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 154 (18.99%) Oracle
2 30 (3.70%) SAP
3 29 (3.58%) Sybase
4 28 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 27 (3.33%) CA Agile Central
5 27 (3.33%) Perforce
6 21 (2.59%) VMware
7 14 (1.73%) Google
8 8 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.62%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.62%) IBM
11 3 (0.37%) hybris
11 3 (0.37%) Twitter
12 2 (0.25%) IBM Sterling
12 2 (0.25%) Splunk
13 1 (0.12%) Apple
13 1 (0.12%) OpenText
13 1 (0.12%) Sun
13 1 (0.12%) TIBCO
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 8% Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k - £49k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago