The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 38 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2204 2452 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.02% 6.13% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 6.39% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1704 2193 2321
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in London

Java Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in London

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in London

Java Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +3 399 £67,500 +8.00% 72
Hammersmith -9 20 £55,000 -9.83%
Chiswick +5 15 £57,500 -20.68%
Croydon +13 14 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Hounslow - 10 £62,500 -
Brentford -1 6 £47,500 +58.33%
Docklands, London +5 5 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf -5 5 £82,500 +65.00%
Twickenham -8 5 £50,000 -13.04%
Bromley - 4 £115,000 -
Barnet - 2 £32,500 -
Feltham - 2 £55,000 -
Paddington - 2 £72,500 -
Enfield +2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Teddington -1 1 £28,500 -54.40%
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 - 1
Southwark - 1 £60,000 -
Harrow - 1 £47,500 -
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 4135 (99.95%) Java
2 2371 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
3 1717 (41.50%) Finance
4 1688 (40.80%) Spring
5 1339 (32.37%) TDD
6 1091 (26.37%) JavaScript
7 1030 (24.90%) Banking
8 1024 (24.75%) SQL
9 958 (23.16%) Hibernate
10 871 (21.05%) Multithreading
11 777 (18.78%) Scrum
12 776 (18.76%) Maven
13 720 (17.40%) OO
14 715 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
15 673 (16.27%) Web Services
16 657 (15.88%) Microservices
17 643 (15.54%) REST
18 641 (15.49%) BDD
19 636 (15.37%) Linux
20 635 (15.35%) Git (software)
21 619 (14.96%) NoSQL
22 617 (14.91%) HTML
23 597 (14.43%) Degree
24 583 (14.09%) AngularJS
25 565 (13.66%) Computer Science
26 549 (13.27%) Oracle
27 536 (12.96%) Scala
28 532 (12.86%) Investment Banking
29 507 (12.26%) Low Latency
30 502 (12.13%) Jenkins

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 344 (8.32%) Tomcat
2 231 (5.58%) JBoss
3 179 (4.33%) Apache Spark
4 166 (4.01%) Apache
4 166 (4.01%) WebSphere
5 163 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
6 99 (2.39%) Jetty
7 98 (2.37%) Apache Solr
8 79 (1.91%) CMS
9 73 (1.76%) WebLogic
10 69 (1.67%) Confluence
11 57 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 40 (0.97%) CoreMedia CMS
13 36 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
14 29 (0.70%) Mule
14 29 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 20 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 19 (0.46%) nginx
17 15 (0.36%) Apache TomEE
18 12 (0.29%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 12 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.097%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.024%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.024%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.024%) Weka
Business Applications
1 14 (0.34%) ION MarketView
2 12 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (0.12%) Endur
5 5 (0.12%) MetaTrader
6 4 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.097%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.097%) Odoo
6 4 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.073%) Magento
7 3 (0.073%) Pega PRPC
8 2 (0.048%) BondVision
8 2 (0.048%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.024%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.024%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.024%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.024%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.024%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 352 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (2.44%) SaaS
3 57 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 54 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 48 (1.16%) GitHub
6 33 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (0.58%) OpenShift
8 16 (0.39%) PaaS
9 15 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 13 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.24%) Heroku
13 10 (0.24%) IaaS
14 9 (0.22%) Google App Engine
15 7 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
16 6 (0.15%) Bluemix
16 6 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
17 4 (0.097%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (0.097%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 76 (1.84%) HTTP
2 70 (1.69%) Internet
3 36 (0.87%) FTP
4 24 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.56%) LDAP
6 18 (0.44%) FIX Connectivity
7 11 (0.27%) Broadband
8 10 (0.24%) ATM
8 10 (0.24%) Firewall
9 8 (0.19%) IMAP
9 8 (0.19%) SSH
10 7 (0.17%) Value-Added Service
11 6 (0.15%) Network Security
11 6 (0.15%) SSL
11 6 (0.15%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.12%) Multicast
12 5 (0.12%) SMPP
12 5 (0.12%) SNMP
12 5 (0.12%) VoIP
12 5 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 619 (14.96%) NoSQL
2 433 (10.47%) MySQL
3 404 (9.77%) Relational Database
4 366 (8.85%) MongoDB
5 350 (8.46%) SQL Server
6 298 (7.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 291 (7.03%) Big Data
8 209 (5.05%) Hadoop
9 177 (4.28%) Redis
10 174 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
11 139 (3.36%) RDBMS
12 85 (2.05%) Oracle Database
13 76 (1.84%) Neo4j
14 74 (1.79%) Blockchain
15 57 (1.38%) KDB
16 49 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 49 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
17 48 (1.16%) Couchbase
18 43 (1.04%) HBase
19 36 (0.87%) Riak
Development Applications
1 776 (18.76%) Maven
2 635 (15.35%) Git (software)
3 502 (12.13%) Jenkins
4 501 (12.11%) JUnit
5 244 (5.90%) Subversion
6 231 (5.58%) JIRA
7 218 (5.27%) Gradle
8 172 (4.16%) Mockito
9 162 (3.92%) Cucumber
10 160 (3.87%) Ant
11 154 (3.72%) Selenium
12 144 (3.48%) Eclipse
13 109 (2.63%) TeamCity
14 85 (2.05%) IntelliJ
15 81 (1.96%) Hudson
16 80 (1.93%) jMock
17 54 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 53 (1.28%) Mercurial
19 48 (1.16%) WebDriver
20 41 (0.99%) Jasmine
General
1 1717 (41.50%) Finance
2 1030 (24.90%) Banking
3 532 (12.86%) Investment Banking
4 383 (9.26%) Front Office
5 339 (8.19%) Retail
6 209 (5.05%) Games
7 184 (4.45%) Retail Banking
8 115 (2.78%) Marketing
9 97 (2.34%) Telecoms
10 87 (2.10%) Back Office
11 70 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 70 (1.69%) Publishing
12 63 (1.52%) Advertising
13 62 (1.50%) Legal
14 27 (0.65%) Electronics
15 24 (0.58%) Online Betting
16 20 (0.48%) Music Industry
17 19 (0.46%) Billing
18 16 (0.39%) Manufacturing
18 16 (0.39%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1688 (40.80%) Spring
2 958 (23.16%) Hibernate
3 673 (16.27%) Web Services
4 643 (15.54%) REST
5 617 (14.91%) HTML
6 583 (14.09%) AngularJS
7 492 (11.89%) RESTful
8 450 (10.88%) CSS
9 440 (10.64%) J2EE
10 394 (9.52%) XML
11 343 (8.29%) JMS
12 311 (7.52%) Java EE
13 305 (7.37%) Spring Boot
14 284 (6.86%) Node.js
15 249 (6.02%) React
16 240 (5.80%) HTML5
17 231 (5.58%) SOAP
18 220 (5.32%) J2SE
19 218 (5.27%) jQuery
20 209 (5.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 565 (13.66%) Computer Science
2 377 (9.11%) Greenfield Project
3 369 (8.92%) Fintech
4 344 (8.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 223 (5.39%) Algorithms
6 196 (4.74%) Derivative
7 169 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
8 140 (3.38%) Equities
9 132 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
10 130 (3.14%) Data Structures
11 126 (3.05%) Fixed Income
12 121 (2.92%) Mobile App
13 116 (2.80%) User Experience
14 91 (2.20%) Hedge funds
15 70 (1.69%) Credit Risk
16 69 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
17 60 (1.45%) N-Tier
18 54 (1.31%) Client/Server
19 51 (1.23%) Bitcoin
20 46 (1.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 636 (15.37%) Linux
2 376 (9.09%) Unix
3 128 (3.09%) Android
4 109 (2.63%) Windows
5 93 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 36 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 20 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (0.29%) CentOS
9 8 (0.19%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.097%) AIX
12 2 (0.048%) Solaris
12 2 (0.048%) VMS
12 2 (0.048%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.024%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.024%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2371 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1339 (32.37%) TDD
3 871 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 777 (18.78%) Scrum
5 720 (17.40%) OO
6 715 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
7 657 (15.88%) Microservices
8 641 (15.49%) BDD
9 507 (12.26%) Low Latency
10 471 (11.39%) Software Engineering
11 368 (8.90%) E-Commerce
12 367 (8.87%) MVC
13 343 (8.29%) Test Automation
14 329 (7.95%) Concurrent Programming
15 327 (7.90%) SDLC
16 317 (7.66%) DevOps
17 297 (7.18%) SOA
18 275 (6.65%) Unit Testing
19 268 (6.48%) OOP
20 258 (6.24%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4135 (99.95%) Java
2 1091 (26.37%) JavaScript
3 1024 (24.75%) SQL
4 536 (12.96%) Scala
5 501 (12.11%) Python
6 308 (7.45%) C#
7 192 (4.64%) C++
8 173 (4.18%) Groovy
9 137 (3.31%) PL/SQL
9 137 (3.31%) Ruby
10 83 (2.01%) Shell Script
11 80 (1.93%) PHP
12 77 (1.86%) Go
13 74 (1.79%) Perl
14 53 (1.28%) Bash Shell
15 51 (1.23%) C
16 45 (1.09%) Clojure
17 38 (0.92%) Kotlin
18 33 (0.80%) XPath
19 30 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 597 (14.43%) Degree
2 282 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 33 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 23 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
6 21 (0.51%) PhD
7 18 (0.44%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.19%) HND
9 6 (0.15%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.15%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.15%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.097%) OCMJD
10 4 (0.097%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.048%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.024%) OCP
12 1 (0.024%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (6.65%) QA
2 33 (0.80%) MiFID
3 24 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.27%) EMIR
5 10 (0.24%) GCP
6 8 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.15%) SLA
8 4 (0.097%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.097%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.048%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.048%) SEPA
10 1 (0.024%) Basel II
10 1 (0.024%) Basel III
System Software
1 225 (5.44%) Docker
2 17 (0.41%) Dovecot
2 17 (0.41%) HDFS
3 11 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.097%) vSphere
6 2 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.024%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.024%) LXC
7 1 (0.024%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.024%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.024%) Xen
Systems Management
1 126 (3.05%) Puppet
2 94 (2.27%) Ansible
3 61 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (0.97%) Kubernetes
5 35 (0.85%) Kibana
6 34 (0.82%) logstash
7 21 (0.51%) Salt
8 10 (0.24%) Grafana
8 10 (0.24%) Mesos
9 9 (0.22%) StatsD
10 7 (0.17%) Nagios
10 7 (0.17%) Terraform
11 6 (0.15%) Control-M
12 5 (0.12%) Rancher
13 4 (0.097%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.073%) Capistrano
14 3 (0.073%) Graphite
14 3 (0.073%) Marathon
15 2 (0.048%) Cobbler
15 2 (0.048%) Opsview
Vendors
1 549 (13.27%) Oracle
2 152 (3.67%) Sybase
3 128 (3.09%) TIBCO
4 103 (2.49%) Google
5 62 (1.50%) Red Hat
6 48 (1.16%) Perforce
7 47 (1.14%) IBM
8 46 (1.11%) Solace
9 45 (1.09%) Microsoft
10 42 (1.02%) ION Trading
11 37 (0.89%) Adobe
11 37 (0.89%) StreamBase
12 31 (0.75%) SAP
13 26 (0.63%) CA Agile Central
14 24 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (0.58%) Splunk
15 23 (0.56%) Tableau
16 20 (0.48%) Bloomberg
16 20 (0.48%) Calypso
17 17 (0.41%) PayPal
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Vadis People
Salary: circ £50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Innodigital
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Several Salary Bandings
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: Yesterday