Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 38 56
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 56 49 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.82% 4.77% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.00% 4.92% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 42
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +15.11%
10th Percentile £26,950 £35,000 £32,175
90th Percentile £59,875 £56,250 £52,375
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 800 996 1256
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 96.98% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 688 830 1112
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,975 £23,025
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 November 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) Spring
3 22 (39.29%) REST
4 20 (35.71%) Finance
4 20 (35.71%) JBoss
5 19 (33.93%) Linux
5 19 (33.93%) TDD
6 18 (32.14%) Web Services
6 18 (32.14%) SQL
7 16 (28.57%) SOAP
8 15 (26.79%) Middleware
8 15 (26.79%) Banking
8 15 (26.79%) WebSphere
8 15 (26.79%) Java EE
9 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (21.43%) XML
10 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
11 11 (19.64%) JAX-WS
11 11 (19.64%) Maven
11 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
11 11 (19.64%) Oracle
11 11 (19.64%) Ant
11 11 (19.64%) Hibernate
11 11 (19.64%) JAX-RS
12 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
12 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (16.07%) HTML
14 8 (14.29%) MySQL
14 8 (14.29%) Python

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 20 (35.71%) JBoss
2 15 (26.79%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.57%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 2 (3.57%) Liferay
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
3 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.14%) Big Data
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Ant
1 11 (19.64%) Maven
2 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.57%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.79%) JIRA
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) REST
1 22 (39.29%) Spring
2 18 (32.14%) Web Services
3 16 (28.57%) SOAP
4 15 (26.79%) Java EE
4 15 (26.79%) Middleware
5 12 (21.43%) XML
6 11 (19.64%) Hibernate
6 11 (19.64%) JAX-RS
6 11 (19.64%) JAX-WS
7 9 (16.07%) HTML
8 7 (12.50%) CSS
9 5 (8.93%) J2EE
9 5 (8.93%) JSON
9 5 (8.93%) Node.js
10 4 (7.14%) Kafka
11 3 (5.36%) Ajax
11 3 (5.36%) Android SDK
11 3 (5.36%) Flask
11 3 (5.36%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Fintech
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) iPad
3 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) Android
3 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) TDD
3 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) BDD
4 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.29%) DevOps
5 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) SDLC
6 5 (8.93%) SOA
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (5.36%) Android Development
8 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (5.36%) Open Source
8 3 (5.36%) OWASP
8 3 (5.36%) Service Management
8 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Go
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
6 3 (5.36%) Scala
7 2 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Graphite
2 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe
2 2 (3.57%) HP
2 2 (3.57%) OpenText
2 2 (3.57%) Splunk