The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich 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 Developer
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 41 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.23% 2.42% 6.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 2.45% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 32
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

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 208 327 482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.65% 99.09% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 198 302 450
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) MySQL
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) Java EE
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) JUnit
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Hudson
6 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (18.75%) Gradle
6 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (18.75%) Retail
6 3 (18.75%) Maven
6 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) PHP
6 3 (18.75%) Ant

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
2 3 (18.75%) Gradle
2 3 (18.75%) Hudson
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) jMock
3 2 (12.50%) Mockito
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Handlebars
5 1 (6.25%) JPA
5 1 (6.25%) OAuth
5 1 (6.25%) React
5 1 (6.25%) SAML
5 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
5 1 (6.25%) Struts
5 1 (6.25%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) PHP 7
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) CA