Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 37 81
Rank change year-on-year +11 +44 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 105 66 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.80% 5.78% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.03% 6.04% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 68 70 41
Northamptonshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £37,125 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,750 £72,625 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1,307 1,093 1,284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 95.71% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 869 920
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -10.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,450 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,700 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Northamptonshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Northamptonshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Northamptonshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +11 75 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Corby -2 17 £70,000 +55.56% 2
Wellingborough - 4 £40,000 - 2
Java Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 85 (80.95%) Spring
3 63 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 59 (56.19%) Web Services
5 57 (54.29%) JUnit
6 54 (51.43%) SQL
7 53 (50.48%) Oracle
8 49 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (41.90%) SOAP
9 44 (41.90%) HTML
10 43 (40.95%) Hibernate
11 42 (40.00%) Java EE
12 40 (38.10%) Git (software)
12 40 (38.10%) Microservices
13 38 (36.19%) Software Engineering
13 38 (36.19%) JBoss
14 37 (35.24%) REST
15 36 (34.29%) Tomcat
15 36 (34.29%) Maven
16 35 (33.33%) SOA
17 34 (32.38%) TDD
17 34 (32.38%) CSS
18 33 (31.43%) PL/SQL
19 32 (30.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 32 (30.48%) Unit Testing
20 31 (29.52%) Spring MVC
20 31 (29.52%) MVC
20 31 (29.52%) JSP
21 30 (28.57%) HTML5
22 29 (27.62%) Oracle SOA Suite

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 38 (36.19%) JBoss
2 36 (34.29%) Tomcat
3 29 (27.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 29 (27.62%) WebLogic
4 15 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) GitHub
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) MySQL
2 8 (7.62%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.76%) OLTP
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.86%) Big Data
5 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 57 (54.29%) JUnit
2 40 (38.10%) Git (software)
3 36 (34.29%) Maven
4 15 (14.29%) Mockito
5 14 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (13.33%) Hudson
6 6 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.71%) SonarQube
7 5 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.76%) Gradle
8 4 (3.81%) Subversion
9 3 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.90%) Ant
10 2 (1.90%) Selenium
General
1 14 (13.33%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Advertising
5 2 (1.90%) Front Office
5 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (80.95%) Spring
2 59 (56.19%) Web Services
3 44 (41.90%) HTML
3 44 (41.90%) SOAP
4 43 (40.95%) Hibernate
5 42 (40.00%) Java EE
6 37 (35.24%) REST
7 34 (32.38%) CSS
8 32 (30.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (29.52%) JSP
9 31 (29.52%) Spring MVC
10 30 (28.57%) HTML5
11 29 (27.62%) Ajax
12 27 (25.71%) J2EE
13 19 (18.10%) jQuery
13 19 (18.10%) RESTful
14 18 (17.14%) AngularJS
15 8 (7.62%) JSON
16 7 (6.67%) React
16 7 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.71%) Fintech
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Linux
2 17 (16.19%) Mac OS
2 17 (16.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Microservices
3 38 (36.19%) Software Engineering
4 35 (33.33%) SOA
5 34 (32.38%) TDD
6 32 (30.48%) Unit Testing
7 31 (29.52%) MVC
8 28 (26.67%) SDLC
9 22 (20.95%) E-Commerce
10 18 (17.14%) OOP
11 15 (14.29%) OO
12 12 (11.43%) Open Source
13 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.62%) Scrum
15 7 (6.67%) BDD
15 7 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
16 6 (5.71%) Machine Learning
16 6 (5.71%) Pair Programming
16 6 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 54 (51.43%) SQL
4 33 (31.43%) PL/SQL
5 25 (23.81%) Java 8
6 10 (9.52%) C++
7 6 (5.71%) PHP
7 6 (5.71%) Python
8 5 (4.76%) C#
9 4 (3.81%) Scala
10 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) HNC
2 2 (1.90%) HND
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Ansible
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) Oracle
2 2 (1.90%) Cognizant