The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 31 38
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 5.15% 7.16% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 7.43% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 19
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 136 417 370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 100.00% 96.30% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 122 373 292
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Ipswich

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) J2EE
3 11 (52.38%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) Java EE
5 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) TDD
7 7 (33.33%) REST
8 6 (28.57%) SOAP
9 5 (23.81%) Scala
10 4 (19.05%) Groovy
10 4 (19.05%) jQuery
10 4 (19.05%) Online Games
10 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
10 4 (19.05%) Games
10 4 (19.05%) Ajax
10 4 (19.05%) JUnit
10 4 (19.05%) SOA
10 4 (19.05%) UML
10 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
10 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (14.29%) Gradle
11 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 3 (14.29%) Hudson
11 3 (14.29%) XML
11 3 (14.29%) Unix
11 3 (14.29%) Windows
11 3 (14.29%) Ant
11 3 (14.29%) Maven

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.52%) Neo4j
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) Gradle
2 3 (14.29%) Hudson
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) jMock
3 1 (4.76%) Mockito
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) J2EE
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) Java EE
4 7 (33.33%) REST
5 6 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) OSGi
8 2 (9.52%) Spring
9 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.76%) HTML
9 1 (4.76%) JMS
9 1 (4.76%) JPA
9 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
9 1 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Online Games
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
2 4 (19.05%) SOA
2 4 (19.05%) UML
2 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Scala
3 4 (19.05%) Groovy
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) CA