Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 31 74
Rank change year-on-year +7 +43 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 82 64 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 8.71% 8.48% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.03% 8.83% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 40
Northampton median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £55,000 £52,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 908 725 1,013
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 96.03% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 680 560 729
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -8.33%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

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 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (73.17%) Spring
3 50 (60.98%) Oracle
4 46 (56.10%) SQL
5 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
6 44 (53.66%) Java EE
7 41 (50.00%) JBoss
8 40 (48.78%) HTML
9 39 (47.56%) Tomcat
9 39 (47.56%) SOAP
9 39 (47.56%) Web Services
10 38 (46.34%) JUnit
11 37 (45.12%) Git (software)
12 36 (43.90%) REST
12 36 (43.90%) Maven
13 35 (42.68%) SOA
14 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (39.02%) MVC
15 32 (39.02%) CSS
15 32 (39.02%) JSP
15 32 (39.02%) Unit Testing
16 31 (37.80%) Spring MVC
16 31 (37.80%) HTML5
16 31 (37.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (36.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 30 (36.59%) Ajax
17 30 (36.59%) PL/SQL
18 29 (35.37%) WebLogic
19 24 (29.27%) Hibernate
20 21 (25.61%) Microservices

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:

Application Platforms
1 41 (50.00%) JBoss
2 39 (47.56%) Tomcat
3 30 (36.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 29 (35.37%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) GitHub
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.98%) MySQL
2 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.76%) OLTP
4 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.44%) Big Data
7 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (46.34%) JUnit
2 37 (45.12%) Git (software)
3 36 (43.90%) Maven
4 7 (8.54%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.32%) SonarQube
6 5 (6.10%) Gradle
6 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.88%) Subversion
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (3.66%) Selenium
9 2 (2.44%) Ant
10 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Front Office
4 4 (4.88%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Law
7 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (73.17%) Spring
2 44 (53.66%) Java EE
3 40 (48.78%) HTML
4 39 (47.56%) SOAP
4 39 (47.56%) Web Services
5 36 (43.90%) REST
6 32 (39.02%) CSS
6 32 (39.02%) JSP
7 31 (37.80%) HTML5
7 31 (37.80%) Spring MVC
7 31 (37.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 30 (36.59%) Ajax
9 24 (29.27%) Hibernate
10 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
11 11 (13.41%) J2EE
12 7 (8.54%) React
13 6 (7.32%) Node.js
13 6 (7.32%) XML
14 5 (6.10%) JMS
14 5 (6.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Linux
2 15 (18.29%) Mac OS
2 15 (18.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) SOA
2 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (39.02%) MVC
3 32 (39.02%) Unit Testing
4 21 (25.61%) Microservices
5 19 (23.17%) TDD
6 17 (20.73%) OO
6 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
7 16 (19.51%) OOP
8 11 (13.41%) BDD
8 11 (13.41%) Open Source
8 11 (13.41%) Scrum
9 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
10 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
11 8 (9.76%) Pair Programming
11 8 (9.76%) SDLC
12 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (8.54%) Machine Learning
12 7 (8.54%) Test Automation
13 6 (7.32%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (56.10%) SQL
3 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
4 30 (36.59%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.76%) C++
6 5 (6.10%) C#
6 5 (6.10%) Scala
7 4 (4.88%) Java 8
7 4 (4.88%) Python
8 2 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.44%) HNC
3 2 (2.44%) HND
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Ansible
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (60.98%) Oracle
2 2 (2.44%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.22%) Google
3 1 (1.22%) Yahoo!