The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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 Software Developer
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 482 488 528
Rank change year-on-year +6 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 130 149 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 88 147 130
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
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 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 25 June 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 25 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 +13 14 £62,500 +13.63% 4
Croydon +6 3 - -
Enfield - 1 £37,500 -
Harrow - 1 £47,500 -
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 221 (99.55%) Java
2 127 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (54.50%) JavaScript
4 100 (45.05%) Spring
5 95 (42.79%) Finance
6 88 (39.64%) Software Engineering
7 74 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 66 (29.73%) Banking
9 63 (28.38%) Scrum
10 59 (26.58%) NoSQL
11 55 (24.77%) Computer Science
11 55 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (23.87%) TDD
13 50 (22.52%) QA
14 48 (21.62%) Maven
15 47 (21.17%) SQL Server
16 46 (20.72%) Multithreading
17 45 (20.27%) RESTful
18 44 (19.82%) Relational Database
18 44 (19.82%) Web Services
19 43 (19.37%) HTML
19 43 (19.37%) Unix
19 43 (19.37%) Apache Cassandra
20 42 (18.92%) Git (software)
21 41 (18.47%) Apache
21 41 (18.47%) Groovy
22 39 (17.57%) Investment Banking
22 39 (17.57%) Subversion
22 39 (17.57%) SQL
22 39 (17.57%) Oracle

Java Software 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 41 (18.47%) Apache
2 37 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 36 (16.22%) JBoss
4 8 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.80%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.80%) nginx
8 3 (1.35%) IIS
9 2 (0.90%) Mule
10 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.45%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.70%) GitHub
3 5 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.80%) SaaS
5 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.45%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.60%) Internet
2 7 (3.15%) ATM
3 4 (1.80%) Broadband
4 2 (0.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) Network Security
5 1 (0.45%) SMS
5 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (26.58%) NoSQL
2 47 (21.17%) SQL Server
3 44 (19.82%) Relational Database
4 43 (19.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 32 (14.41%) Redis
6 28 (12.61%) Neo4j
7 23 (10.36%) MySQL
8 13 (5.86%) Big Data
9 12 (5.41%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.80%) BigQuery
10 4 (1.80%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.35%) GIS
12 2 (0.90%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.90%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.45%) HBase
13 1 (0.45%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.45%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 48 (21.62%) Maven
2 42 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 39 (17.57%) Subversion
4 37 (16.67%) JUnit
5 36 (16.22%) Ant
6 32 (14.41%) JIRA
7 30 (13.51%) EasyMock
7 30 (13.51%) Hudson
7 30 (13.51%) Mercurial
8 28 (12.61%) Jenkins
8 28 (12.61%) jMock
8 28 (12.61%) TeamCity
9 9 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.25%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.25%) Gradle
10 5 (2.25%) Selenium
11 4 (1.80%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.80%) TestNG
12 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.35%) Mockito
General
1 95 (42.79%) Finance
2 66 (29.73%) Banking
3 39 (17.57%) Investment Banking
4 37 (16.67%) Retail
5 33 (14.86%) Retail Banking
6 15 (6.76%) Telecoms
7 10 (4.50%) Marketing
8 9 (4.05%) Front Office
9 6 (2.70%) Back Office
10 5 (2.25%) Publishing
11 4 (1.80%) Billing
11 4 (1.80%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.35%) Electronics
12 3 (1.35%) Games
13 2 (0.90%) Advertising
13 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.45%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (45.05%) Spring
2 74 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 45 (20.27%) RESTful
4 44 (19.82%) Web Services
5 43 (19.37%) HTML
6 38 (17.12%) CSS
7 35 (15.77%) AngularJS
8 31 (13.96%) REST
8 31 (13.96%) SOAP
9 30 (13.51%) XML
10 29 (13.06%) Java EE
11 20 (9.01%) JMS
11 20 (9.01%) Node.js
11 20 (9.01%) React
12 17 (7.66%) J2EE
12 17 (7.66%) Spring Boot
13 15 (6.76%) HTML5
14 14 (6.31%) jQuery
15 13 (5.86%) .NET
15 13 (5.86%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.77%) Computer Science
2 33 (14.86%) Algorithms
3 31 (13.96%) Data Structures
4 30 (13.51%) User Experience
5 27 (12.16%) Linux Command Line
6 26 (11.71%) Greenfield Project
7 17 (7.66%) Fintech
8 15 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (3.15%) EFT
11 5 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (2.25%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.80%) Virtual Team
13 3 (1.35%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.35%) Grid Computing
13 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.90%) Clustering
14 2 (0.90%) Equities
14 2 (0.90%) Market Risk
14 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.37%) Unix
2 34 (15.32%) Windows
3 16 (7.21%) Linux
4 11 (4.95%) Android
4 11 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.80%) AIX
6 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (39.64%) Software Engineering
3 63 (28.38%) Scrum
4 55 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (23.87%) TDD
6 46 (20.72%) Multithreading
7 38 (17.12%) Asset Management
7 38 (17.12%) BDD
8 37 (16.67%) Kanban
9 36 (16.22%) Concurrent Programming
10 35 (15.77%) Unit Testing
11 33 (14.86%) Refactoring
11 33 (14.86%) Wealth Management
12 32 (14.41%) Front End Development
13 30 (13.51%) E-Commerce
14 27 (12.16%) Issue Tracking
14 27 (12.16%) Low Latency
14 27 (12.16%) OO
15 25 (11.26%) Microservices
16 23 (10.36%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 221 (99.55%) Java
2 121 (54.50%) JavaScript
3 41 (18.47%) Groovy
4 39 (17.57%) SQL
5 34 (15.32%) Scala
6 32 (14.41%) Python
7 28 (12.61%) C#
8 20 (9.01%) C++
9 13 (5.86%) Ruby
10 6 (2.70%) Clojure
10 6 (2.70%) Go
10 6 (2.70%) Kotlin
10 6 (2.70%) PHP
11 5 (2.25%) C
12 4 (1.80%) Jython
12 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.90%) Perl
14 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (14.41%) Degree
2 20 (9.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (5.86%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.60%) HND
5 5 (2.25%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.80%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (22.52%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.90%) SEPA
3 1 (0.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (10.36%) Docker
2 4 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Ansible
1 2 (0.90%) Kibana
1 2 (0.90%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.90%) logstash
1 2 (0.90%) Opsview
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (17.57%) Oracle
2 29 (13.06%) Sybase
3 27 (12.16%) CA Agile Central
3 27 (12.16%) Perforce
4 8 (3.60%) Google
5 5 (2.25%) DevExpress
6 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.35%) SAP
8 2 (0.90%) IBM
8 2 (0.90%) Splunk
9 1 (0.45%) Apiary
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.45%) StreamBase
9 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
London
UBS
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 450 - 575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,915 to £47,300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago