The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 28 33
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.26% 7.13% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 7.39% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 38
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

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 465 609 765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.89% 96.51% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 383 525 652
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (51.22%) SQL
5 18 (43.90%) Scrum
6 16 (39.02%) TDD
7 15 (36.59%) Spring
8 14 (34.15%) HTML
8 14 (34.15%) CSS
8 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
9 12 (29.27%) NoSQL
10 11 (26.83%) Linux
10 11 (26.83%) Python
11 10 (24.39%) SOA
11 10 (24.39%) Oracle
12 9 (21.95%) J2EE
12 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
12 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
12 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
12 9 (21.95%) RESTful
13 8 (19.51%) Scala
13 8 (19.51%) jQuery
13 8 (19.51%) BDD
13 8 (19.51%) Redis
13 8 (19.51%) Big Data
13 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
13 8 (19.51%) Maven
14 7 (17.07%) Lucene
14 7 (17.07%) Degree
14 7 (17.07%) OO

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 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.07%) Apache Solr
2 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (17.07%) JBoss
3 5 (12.20%) Apache
3 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.44%) Jetty
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) NoSQL
2 8 (19.51%) Big Data
2 8 (19.51%) Redis
3 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
4 6 (14.63%) Couchbase
4 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (14.63%) Riak
5 5 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (12.20%) MySQL
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.88%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Maven
2 7 (17.07%) Gradle
2 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.63%) JUnit
3 6 (14.63%) Mockito
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (12.20%) Ant
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.44%) Games
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Spring
2 14 (34.15%) CSS
2 14 (34.15%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) J2EE
3 9 (21.95%) RESTful
4 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
4 8 (19.51%) jQuery
5 7 (17.07%) Lucene
6 6 (14.63%) REST
7 5 (12.20%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (12.20%) Apache Camel
7 5 (12.20%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (12.20%) Node.js
7 5 (12.20%) SOAP
7 5 (12.20%) Web Services
8 4 (9.76%) React
9 3 (7.32%) Dropwizard
9 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.88%) Grails
10 2 (4.88%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Scrum
3 16 (39.02%) TDD
4 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
5 10 (24.39%) SOA
6 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
7 8 (19.51%) BDD
8 7 (17.07%) OO
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (14.63%) DSDM
9 6 (14.63%) Kanban
9 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
9 6 (14.63%) RUP
9 6 (14.63%) Web Development
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
12 3 (7.32%) High Availability
12 3 (7.32%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (51.22%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) Python
5 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
6 8 (19.51%) Scala
7 6 (14.63%) Go
7 6 (14.63%) PHP
7 6 (14.63%) Ruby
8 5 (12.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Kibana
1 5 (12.20%) logstash
2 4 (9.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Zend
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