The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
England / London
Rank 483 455 477
Rank change year-on-year -28 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 93 202 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 81 181 166
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in London

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in London

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in London

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +52 18 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Chiswick -2 1 £57,500 +9.52%
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 183 (100.00%) Java
2 108 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (53.55%) Software Engineering
4 70 (38.25%) JavaScript
5 68 (37.16%) Spring
6 64 (34.97%) Finance
7 52 (28.42%) TDD
8 41 (22.40%) Banking
8 41 (22.40%) Hibernate
9 37 (20.22%) Degree
10 35 (19.13%) HTML
11 32 (17.49%) AngularJS
12 31 (16.94%) XML
13 30 (16.39%) SQL
14 29 (15.85%) CSS
14 29 (15.85%) Linux
14 29 (15.85%) Computer Science
14 29 (15.85%) Scala
14 29 (15.85%) NoSQL
15 28 (15.30%) REST
16 27 (14.75%) OO
16 27 (14.75%) Python
17 24 (13.11%) QA
18 23 (12.57%) Java EE
18 23 (12.57%) BDD
19 22 (12.02%) High Availability
19 22 (12.02%) Big Data
19 22 (12.02%) Low Latency
19 22 (12.02%) C#
20 21 (11.48%) Scrum

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 15 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.65%) Apache
3 13 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.92%) JBoss
5 8 (4.37%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.28%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.28%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.73%) Jetty
8 3 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.09%) Mule
9 2 (1.09%) WordPress
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.55%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.83%) GitHub
3 5 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.19%) SaaS
5 3 (1.64%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) ATM
1 7 (3.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) Network Security
2 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.85%) NoSQL
2 22 (12.02%) Big Data
3 19 (10.38%) MySQL
4 16 (8.74%) SQL Server
5 15 (8.20%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (6.01%) Hadoop
7 11 (6.01%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.64%) HBase
9 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.64%) Redis
10 2 (1.09%) DB2
11 1 (0.55%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.55%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.55%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 18 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.20%) Jenkins
2 15 (8.20%) Maven
3 11 (6.01%) Gradle
3 11 (6.01%) JUnit
4 9 (4.92%) Subversion
5 8 (4.37%) Ant
5 8 (4.37%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.83%) Mockito
7 6 (3.28%) TestNG
8 5 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.19%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.64%) JIRA
10 3 (1.64%) Moq
10 3 (1.64%) Selenium
11 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.09%) Grunt
11 2 (1.09%) Mocha
11 2 (1.09%) Protractor
11 2 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 64 (34.97%) Finance
2 41 (22.40%) Banking
3 16 (8.74%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.01%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.28%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.28%) Front Office
5 6 (3.28%) Marketing
6 4 (2.19%) Games
7 3 (1.64%) Publishing
7 3 (1.64%) Retail
8 2 (1.09%) Automotive
8 2 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Billing
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (37.16%) Spring
2 41 (22.40%) Hibernate
3 35 (19.13%) HTML
4 32 (17.49%) AngularJS
5 31 (16.94%) XML
6 29 (15.85%) CSS
7 28 (15.30%) REST
8 23 (12.57%) Java EE
9 21 (11.48%) React
10 17 (9.29%) JMS
10 17 (9.29%) Web Services
11 16 (8.74%) J2EE
12 15 (8.20%) Node.js
13 13 (7.10%) .NET
14 12 (6.56%) Spring Boot
15 11 (6.01%) JSON
16 10 (5.46%) HTML5
17 9 (4.92%) JPA
17 9 (4.92%) Spring MVC
18 8 (4.37%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.85%) Computer Science
2 21 (11.48%) Fintech
3 14 (7.65%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.37%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.83%) EFT
6 5 (2.73%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.19%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.19%) User Experience
8 3 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.64%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.64%) Social Network
9 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) Clustering
9 2 (1.09%) Derivative
9 2 (1.09%) Equities
10 1 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.85%) Linux
2 17 (9.29%) Unix
3 15 (8.20%) Android
3 15 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.37%) Windows
5 3 (1.64%) AIX
6 1 (0.55%) CentOS
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (53.55%) Software Engineering
3 52 (28.42%) TDD
4 27 (14.75%) OO
5 23 (12.57%) BDD
6 22 (12.02%) High Availability
6 22 (12.02%) Low Latency
7 21 (11.48%) Scrum
8 20 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (10.38%) Multithreading
9 19 (10.38%) SDLC
10 18 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (9.84%) Microservices
11 17 (9.29%) Open Source
12 15 (8.20%) Android Development
12 15 (8.20%) iOS Development
12 15 (8.20%) Mathematics
13 14 (7.65%) MVC
14 13 (7.10%) OOP
15 12 (6.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 183 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (38.25%) JavaScript
3 30 (16.39%) SQL
4 29 (15.85%) Scala
5 27 (14.75%) Python
6 22 (12.02%) C#
7 18 (9.84%) C++
8 11 (6.01%) Ruby
9 9 (4.92%) Clojure
10 8 (4.37%) Groovy
11 7 (3.83%) Go
11 7 (3.83%) PHP
12 4 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.19%) Jython
12 4 (2.19%) Kotlin
12 4 (2.19%) Perl
13 3 (1.64%) Haskell
14 2 (1.09%) ES6
14 2 (1.09%) F#
14 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (20.22%) Degree
2 8 (4.37%) HND
2 8 (4.37%) PhD
2 8 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.11%) QA
2 4 (2.19%) SDET
3 1 (0.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (6.01%) Docker
2 4 (2.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (10.38%) Oracle
2 4 (2.19%) IBM
2 4 (2.19%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.09%) Google
3 2 (1.09%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.09%) SAP
3 2 (1.09%) StreamBase
3 2 (1.09%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.55%) Apiary
4 1 (0.55%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.55%) Sybase
4 1 (0.55%) Zend
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TWH Consulting Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £125000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
North London
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 22 days ago
London, UK
Cloudreach
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago