The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 28 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 19 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 54 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 11.69% 8.32% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% 8.61% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 46
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,825 £32,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,875 £44,875
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 450 476 716
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.40% 96.55% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1850 3272
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Sheffield

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Sheffield

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Sheffield over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sheffield region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
4 40 (51.28%) SQL
5 34 (43.59%) CSS
6 33 (42.31%) Spring
7 32 (41.03%) HTML
8 31 (39.74%) TDD
9 27 (34.62%) REST
10 26 (33.33%) Oracle
11 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
11 23 (29.49%) Web Services
11 23 (29.49%) Python
11 23 (29.49%) Test Automation
12 22 (28.21%) SOAP
12 22 (28.21%) JBoss
13 18 (23.08%) Linux
13 18 (23.08%) Unit Testing
13 18 (23.08%) Ruby
14 16 (20.51%) Scala
14 16 (20.51%) Oracle Forms
14 16 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (20.51%) Hibernate
14 16 (20.51%) Scrum
14 16 (20.51%) Go
15 15 (19.23%) BDD
15 15 (19.23%) MySQL
16 13 (16.67%) Java EE
16 13 (16.67%) XML
16 13 (16.67%) NoSQL

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 22 (28.21%) JBoss
2 11 (14.10%) WebSphere
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
4 5 (6.41%) Apache Spark
4 5 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) Jetty
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (19.23%) MySQL
3 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 8 (10.26%) Big Data
6 8 (10.26%) Redis
7 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
8 6 (7.69%) Couchbase
8 6 (7.69%) Hadoop
8 6 (7.69%) Riak
9 5 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (15.38%) Maven
3 11 (14.10%) Ant
3 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.26%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.85%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Subversion
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.28%) Mockito
7 1 (1.28%) Selenium
7 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.59%) CSS
2 33 (42.31%) Spring
3 32 (41.03%) HTML
4 27 (34.62%) REST
5 23 (29.49%) Web Services
6 22 (28.21%) SOAP
7 16 (20.51%) Hibernate
8 13 (16.67%) Java EE
8 13 (16.67%) XML
9 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.54%) JAX-RS
10 9 (11.54%) JAX-WS
10 9 (11.54%) Middleware
11 7 (8.97%) Ajax
11 7 (8.97%) JSON
12 6 (7.69%) J2EE
12 6 (7.69%) jQuery
12 6 (7.69%) Node.js
13 5 (6.41%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (6.41%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) iPad
2 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Unix
3 3 (3.85%) Solaris
4 2 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) TDD
3 23 (29.49%) Test Automation
4 18 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 16 (20.51%) Scrum
6 15 (19.23%) BDD
7 11 (14.10%) SOA
8 10 (12.82%) SDLC
9 8 (10.26%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.26%) Web Development
10 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.97%) OWASP
11 6 (7.69%) DSDM
11 6 (7.69%) Kanban
11 6 (7.69%) OO
11 6 (7.69%) RUP
11 6 (7.69%) Service Management
12 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
3 40 (51.28%) SQL
4 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
4 23 (29.49%) Python
5 18 (23.08%) Ruby
6 16 (20.51%) Go
6 16 (20.51%) Scala
7 9 (11.54%) PHP
8 8 (10.26%) C#
9 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.56%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Puppet
2 5 (6.41%) Kibana
2 5 (6.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) Zend
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