Period
to 20 February 2018

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

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

Java Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 81 112 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.16% 8.62% 8.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 8.74% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 85 136 108
Oxford median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £38,750 £34,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,375 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.41% +27.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1,530 1,281 1,579
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 98.61% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,401 1,088 1,325
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Oxford

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Oxford

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Oxford region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (66.67%) Spring
3 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (38.27%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (38.27%) Hibernate
4 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 27 (33.33%) Python
5 27 (33.33%) TDD
6 22 (27.16%) SQL
6 22 (27.16%) J2EE
7 17 (20.99%) Oracle
8 16 (19.75%) Unit Testing
9 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 14 (17.28%) Git (software)
10 14 (17.28%) Machine Learning
10 14 (17.28%) Relational Database
10 14 (17.28%) Microservices
10 14 (17.28%) Spring Boot
11 13 (16.05%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (16.05%) Test Automation
11 13 (16.05%) Linux
12 12 (14.81%) Finance
12 12 (14.81%) RDBMS
12 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
13 11 (13.58%) Docker
13 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
13 11 (13.58%) Terraform
13 11 (13.58%) Publishing
13 11 (13.58%) Release Management
13 11 (13.58%) Subversion

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (3.70%) JBoss
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.23%) Mule
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 31 (38.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) Relational Database
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.70%) Big Data
4 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.23%) GIS
6 1 (1.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.58%) Subversion
3 9 (11.11%) Maven
4 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.17%) Ant
5 5 (6.17%) JUnit
6 4 (4.94%) Selenium
7 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.47%) JIRA
8 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.23%) Gradle
8 1 (1.23%) Mockito
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Publishing
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (66.67%) Spring
2 31 (38.27%) Hibernate
3 22 (27.16%) J2EE
4 14 (17.28%) Spring Boot
5 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.35%) Dropwizard
7 8 (9.88%) REST
8 7 (8.64%) HTML
8 7 (8.64%) SOAP
8 7 (8.64%) Web Services
9 5 (6.17%) CSS
9 5 (6.17%) J2SE
9 5 (6.17%) RESTful
10 4 (4.94%) Node.js
10 4 (4.94%) Sass
10 4 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (4.94%) XML
11 3 (3.70%) jQuery
11 3 (3.70%) JSON
12 2 (2.47%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (11.11%) Fintech
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Android
3 6 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Unix
5 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) TDD
3 16 (19.75%) Unit Testing
4 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.28%) Machine Learning
5 14 (17.28%) Microservices
6 13 (16.05%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.58%) Release Management
8 8 (9.88%) Analytics
9 7 (8.64%) Scrum
10 6 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.17%) OO
12 3 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (3.70%) Extreme Programming
12 3 (3.70%) Kanban
12 3 (3.70%) MVC
12 3 (3.70%) OOP
12 3 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 27 (33.33%) Python
4 22 (27.16%) SQL
5 9 (11.11%) C++
6 4 (4.94%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.47%) C
8 2 (2.47%) C#
8 2 (2.47%) Korn
8 2 (2.47%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) Go
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) Terraform
2 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Shiro
3 1 (1.23%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.23%) Talend