The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 26 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 57 72
Rank change year-on-year +33 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 34 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 8.90% 1.30% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.24% 1.35% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 6
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,600 £43,750
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 368 519 659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.34% 96.47% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 301 374 580
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Northampton

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Northampton

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northampton region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (85.48%) Spring
3 50 (80.65%) Hibernate
4 49 (79.03%) Web Services
5 43 (69.35%) J2EE
6 41 (66.13%) Finance
7 40 (64.52%) TDD
7 40 (64.52%) SOAP
8 37 (59.68%) OO
9 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (48.39%) REST
11 29 (46.77%) Banking
12 26 (41.94%) Unit Testing
13 25 (40.32%) NoSQL
13 25 (40.32%) SDLC
14 24 (38.71%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (38.71%) Spring Boot
14 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
14 24 (38.71%) JPA
14 24 (38.71%) Pair Programming
14 24 (38.71%) OOA/OOD
14 24 (38.71%) JMS
14 24 (38.71%) RDBMS
15 16 (25.81%) Test Automation
16 15 (24.19%) Scrum
17 14 (22.58%) XML
17 14 (22.58%) Linux
17 14 (22.58%) SonarQube
18 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
18 13 (20.97%) OOP

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) NoSQL
2 24 (38.71%) RDBMS
2 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) SonarQube
2 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
3 11 (17.74%) Subversion
4 9 (14.52%) JUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 41 (66.13%) Finance
2 29 (46.77%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (85.48%) Spring
2 50 (80.65%) Hibernate
3 49 (79.03%) Web Services
4 43 (69.35%) J2EE
5 40 (64.52%) SOAP
6 30 (48.39%) REST
7 24 (38.71%) JMS
7 24 (38.71%) JPA
7 24 (38.71%) Spring Boot
8 14 (22.58%) XML
9 13 (20.97%) Java EE
10 11 (17.74%) HTML
11 9 (14.52%) JSP
12 8 (12.90%) JSON
13 7 (11.29%) RESTful
14 5 (8.06%) CSS
15 3 (4.84%) Velocity
16 2 (3.23%) Ajax
16 2 (3.23%) jQuery
16 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Social Media
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Windows
3 11 (17.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) TDD
2 37 (59.68%) OO
3 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (41.94%) Unit Testing
5 25 (40.32%) SDLC
6 24 (38.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (38.71%) OOA/OOD
6 24 (38.71%) Pair Programming
7 16 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 15 (24.19%) Scrum
9 13 (20.97%) OOP
9 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
10 9 (14.52%) Web Development
11 8 (12.90%) RAD
12 7 (11.29%) Content Management
13 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
13 5 (8.06%) Microservices
14 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 2 (3.23%) MVC
15 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
1 7 (11.29%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.23%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) Sun
3 4 (6.45%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.61%) TOWER Software