Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 31 27
Rank change year-on-year -28 -4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 73 99 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.48% 7.32% 9.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 7.51% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 121
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.78% +13.68%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +23.53%

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 1,601 1,319 1,309
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.34% 97.56% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 1,121 1,167
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -9.57% +9.30%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -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 27 May 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 27 May 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (42.47%) Spring
4 27 (36.99%) TDD
5 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
5 24 (32.88%) Machine Learning
6 23 (31.51%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
7 21 (28.77%) Python
8 18 (24.66%) J2EE
9 17 (23.29%) C++
10 14 (19.18%) Oracle
10 14 (19.18%) Linux
10 14 (19.18%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (17.81%) SQL
11 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
12 12 (16.44%) Java 8
12 12 (16.44%) Node.js
13 11 (15.07%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (15.07%) OO
14 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
14 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
14 10 (13.70%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (13.70%) Big Data
15 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
16 8 (10.96%) Spring Boot
16 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
16 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
16 8 (10.96%) C#
16 8 (10.96%) Web Services

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 5 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) Big Data
2 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.37%) CockroachDB
6 1 (1.37%) GIS
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.59%) JUnit
3 7 (9.59%) Selenium
4 6 (8.22%) Maven
5 5 (6.85%) Mockito
5 5 (6.85%) Subversion
6 3 (4.11%) Gradle
7 1 (1.37%) Ant
7 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Publishing
3 2 (2.74%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.74%) Automotive
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) Spring
2 18 (24.66%) J2EE
3 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
4 12 (16.44%) Node.js
5 8 (10.96%) Spring Boot
5 8 (10.96%) Web Services
6 7 (9.59%) J2SE
7 5 (6.85%) CSS
7 5 (6.85%) HTML
7 5 (6.85%) Java EE
7 5 (6.85%) JMS
7 5 (6.85%) jQuery
7 5 (6.85%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (5.48%) Dropwizard
8 4 (5.48%) Grails
8 4 (5.48%) JSF
8 4 (5.48%) Play Framework
8 4 (5.48%) Spring MVC
8 4 (5.48%) XML
9 3 (4.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (8.22%) User Experience
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.85%) Fintech
4 4 (5.48%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (5.48%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) TDD
3 24 (32.88%) Machine Learning
4 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.07%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (15.07%) OO
6 10 (13.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
6 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
7 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.22%) Microservices
9 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
9 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.85%) MVC
9 5 (6.85%) Release Management
9 5 (6.85%) SOA
9 5 (6.85%) Web Development
10 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.48%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.77%) Python
4 17 (23.29%) C++
5 13 (17.81%) SQL
6 12 (16.44%) Java 8
7 8 (10.96%) C#
8 6 (8.22%) C
9 2 (2.74%) Scala
10 1 (1.37%) Go
10 1 (1.37%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.37%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
1 7 (9.59%) PhD
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Terraform
2 4 (5.48%) Ansible
2 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.48%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Shiro
3 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.37%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) Capita
2 2 (2.74%) Google
3 1 (1.37%) Talend