Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 18 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 41 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.17% 4.50% 6.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 4.51% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 46
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,875 £32,900 £30,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 372 554 665
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.64% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 352 475 584
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £59,600
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Ipswich

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Ipswich

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Ipswich over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Ipswich region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (8.33%) JTA
6 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) JPA
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) PHP

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Handlebars
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) JPA
5 1 (8.33%) JTA
5 1 (8.33%) React
5 1 (8.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Microservices
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle