Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Java Developer
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 42 23
Rank change year-on-year +25 -19 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 52 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 14.69% 3.66% 10.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.16% 3.94% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 37
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,654 £27,790 £21,958
90th Percentile £52,750 £45,000 £47,500
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter. 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
Exeter
Permanent vacancies in Exeter with a recognized job title 343 431 350
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 92.89% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 306 384 283
Exeter median annual salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.29% - -
10th Percentile £21,896 £22,375 £20,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -2.62%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Exeter

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Exeter

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Exeter over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Exeter

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java 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 Exeter region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (92.31%) Spring
3 42 (80.77%) Hibernate
4 40 (76.92%) SQL
5 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
7 33 (63.46%) Apache Solr
8 31 (59.62%) Web Services
9 29 (55.77%) RESTful
10 28 (53.85%) Apache Wicket
10 28 (53.85%) AngularJS
10 28 (53.85%) Lucene
11 27 (51.92%) HTML
11 27 (51.92%) Elasticsearch
12 25 (48.08%) Hadoop
13 24 (46.15%) CSS
14 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
15 21 (40.38%) Scrum
16 20 (38.46%) SEO
16 20 (38.46%) Mobile App
17 19 (36.54%) Eclipse
18 16 (30.77%) Tomcat
18 16 (30.77%) JUnit
19 15 (28.85%) TDD
19 15 (28.85%) Selenium
20 14 (26.92%) Web Development
21 13 (25.00%) Degree
22 12 (23.08%) Maven
22 12 (23.08%) Docker
23 11 (21.15%) JPA

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 33 (63.46%) Apache Solr
2 27 (51.92%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 9 (17.31%) Apache Spark
5 6 (11.54%) nginx
6 5 (9.62%) Apache
7 3 (5.77%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) Hadoop
2 9 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.46%) Big Data
4 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.62%) Redis
6 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (5.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (5.77%) HBase
7 3 (5.77%) OrientDB
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.92%) MySQL
9 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
2 19 (36.54%) Eclipse
3 16 (30.77%) JUnit
4 15 (28.85%) Selenium
5 12 (23.08%) Maven
6 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
6 7 (13.46%) Mockito
7 6 (11.54%) Gradle
7 6 (11.54%) IntelliJ
7 6 (11.54%) NetBeans
7 6 (11.54%) Subversion
8 2 (3.85%) JIRA
9 1 (1.92%) jMock
9 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (92.31%) Spring
2 42 (80.77%) Hibernate
3 31 (59.62%) Web Services
4 29 (55.77%) RESTful
5 28 (53.85%) AngularJS
5 28 (53.85%) Apache Wicket
5 28 (53.85%) Lucene
6 27 (51.92%) HTML
7 24 (46.15%) CSS
8 11 (21.15%) JPA
9 9 (17.31%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (15.38%) XML
11 6 (11.54%) Ember.js
11 6 (11.54%) Grails
11 6 (11.54%) Node.js
11 6 (11.54%) XSD
12 5 (9.62%) SOAP
12 5 (9.62%) Spring Boot
12 5 (9.62%) Spring Cloud
13 3 (5.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) NHS
4 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Android
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Scrum
3 20 (38.46%) SEO
4 15 (28.85%) TDD
5 14 (26.92%) Web Development
6 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (19.23%) Open Source
8 6 (11.54%) Analytics
8 6 (11.54%) Microservices
8 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Mobile Development
10 4 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (7.69%) Machine Learning
10 4 (7.69%) Open Source Development
10 4 (7.69%) Prototyping
10 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
11 3 (5.77%) Data Analytics
11 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
11 3 (5.77%) OOP
11 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (76.92%) SQL
3 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.38%) PHP
5 6 (11.54%) Groovy
6 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Docker
2 3 (5.77%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle