The median annual salary for a Java Software 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 Software Developer
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 53 73
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.52% 0.81% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.84% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% -6.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £37,750 £38,925
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £46,225 £44,975
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Sheffield

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Sheffield

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Ant
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing

Java Software 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 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Telematics
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle