Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 417 365 475
Rank change year-on-year -52 +110 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 133 229 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.66% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.68% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 120 227 178
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,700 £32,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,000 £59,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29564 33620 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28198 34628
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in the South East

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in the South East

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in the South East

Java Software Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -18 64 £50,000 +8.11% 11
Hampshire +33 36 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Oxfordshire -12 30 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Berkshire +10 25 £52,500 +40.00% 5
Surrey -32 20 £47,500 -5.00% 6
West Sussex -3 12 £47,500 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire +12 9 £48,750 +14.71%
East Sussex -21 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (51.13%) JavaScript
4 58 (43.61%) Spring
5 54 (40.60%) Degree
5 54 (40.60%) SQL
6 52 (39.10%) Scrum
7 50 (37.59%) HTML
7 50 (37.59%) Software Engineering
8 43 (32.33%) Web Services
9 39 (29.32%) CSS
10 35 (26.32%) C#
10 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 34 (25.56%) Oracle
11 34 (25.56%) Linux
12 31 (23.31%) SOAP
12 31 (23.31%) SaaS
13 29 (21.80%) Computer Science
13 29 (21.80%) Hibernate
14 27 (20.30%) .NET
15 25 (18.80%) Java EE
15 25 (18.80%) REST
16 24 (18.05%) XML
17 22 (16.54%) OOP
17 22 (16.54%) Sun
18 21 (15.79%) Python
18 21 (15.79%) Git (software)
18 21 (15.79%) Scala
18 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
19 20 (15.04%) Continuous Integration

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (7.52%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.51%) Confluence
3 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.01%) JBoss
6 3 (2.26%) CMS
7 2 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.50%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.50%) WildFly
8 1 (0.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.75%) Drupal
8 1 (0.75%) Liferay
8 1 (0.75%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.31%) SaaS
2 16 (12.03%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (11.28%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.76%) Force.com
4 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) Skype
2 3 (2.26%) HTTP
2 3 (2.26%) Wireless
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.28%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (9.02%) MySQL
4 11 (8.27%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.52%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.76%) Big Data
7 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (3.76%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.01%) MS Access
8 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.50%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.75%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.75%) GIS
10 1 (0.75%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.29%) Maven
3 17 (12.78%) Subversion
4 11 (8.27%) JIRA
5 8 (6.02%) Eclipse
5 8 (6.02%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.51%) Selenium
7 5 (3.76%) Ant
7 5 (3.76%) JUnit
8 4 (3.01%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.26%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.26%) NUnit
10 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.50%) Gradle
10 2 (1.50%) Moq
11 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.75%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.75%) Hudson
11 1 (0.75%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.75%) NetBeans
General
1 12 (9.02%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Marketing
2 4 (3.01%) Publishing
3 3 (2.26%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.50%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (43.61%) Spring
2 50 (37.59%) HTML
3 43 (32.33%) Web Services
4 39 (29.32%) CSS
5 31 (23.31%) SOAP
6 29 (21.80%) Hibernate
7 27 (20.30%) .NET
8 25 (18.80%) Java EE
8 25 (18.80%) REST
9 24 (18.05%) XML
10 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 18 (13.53%) RESTful
12 17 (12.78%) JSON
13 14 (10.53%) jQuery
14 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET
15 12 (9.02%) J2EE
16 10 (7.52%) JMS
16 10 (7.52%) Node.js
17 8 (6.02%) Spring Boot
17 8 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.80%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) Fintech
3 4 (3.01%) Social Media
4 3 (2.26%) User Experience
5 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.75%) Arduino
6 1 (0.75%) Blog
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) Linux
2 13 (9.77%) Windows
3 7 (5.26%) Android
3 7 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
4 5 (3.76%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (39.10%) Scrum
3 50 (37.59%) Software Engineering
4 22 (16.54%) OOP
5 20 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (12.78%) TDD
7 15 (11.28%) Unit Testing
8 13 (9.77%) MVC
8 13 (9.77%) OO
8 13 (9.77%) Open Source
8 13 (9.77%) Web Application Development
9 12 (9.02%) SDLC
10 10 (7.52%) Microservices
10 10 (7.52%) SOA
11 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.26%) Android Development
12 7 (5.26%) iOS Development
12 7 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
12 7 (5.26%) Test Automation
13 6 (4.51%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (51.13%) JavaScript
3 54 (40.60%) SQL
4 35 (26.32%) C#
5 21 (15.79%) Python
5 21 (15.79%) Scala
6 16 (12.03%) C++
7 13 (9.77%) PHP
8 12 (9.02%) Perl
9 10 (7.52%) C
10 6 (4.51%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.76%) Apex Code
12 4 (3.01%) Ruby
12 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.50%) R
13 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.75%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.75%) Groovy
14 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 54 (40.60%) Degree
2 19 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
3 17 (12.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.75%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 15 (11.28%) Docker
2 4 (3.01%) KVM
2 4 (3.01%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Packer
1 5 (3.76%) Terraform
2 1 (0.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (25.56%) Oracle
2 22 (16.54%) Sun
3 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.76%) Adobe
5 4 (3.01%) Perforce
5 4 (3.01%) Sophos
6 2 (1.50%) Capita
6 2 (1.50%) Google
6 2 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.75%) Apigee
7 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.75%) OpenText
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.75%) Sybase
7 1 (0.75%) WSO2