Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Java Developer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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.

Graduate Java Developer
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 323 342
Rank change year-on-year +44 +19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 51 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 51 17 18
South West median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% +55.56% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,500 £20,625
90th Percentile £28,750 £37,500 £25,475
England median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +27.45% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10031 10440 11540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8317 8817 9769
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Graduate Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Java Developer in the South West

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Graduate Java Developer in the South West

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Graduate Java Developer in the South West

Graduate Java Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the South West 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
Bristol +1 37 £26,000 -13.33%
Gloucestershire +33 7 £21,500 - 1
Somerset -3 4 £25,000 -28.57%
Devon +16 3 £27,500 +17.02%
Graduate Java Developer
England

Graduate Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Graduate 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 South West region featuring Graduate Java Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (82.35%) Degree
2 42 (82.35%) Computer Science
3 35 (68.63%) Mathematics
4 29 (56.86%) .NET
4 29 (56.86%) J2EE
5 28 (54.90%) Oracle Database
5 28 (54.90%) Relational Database
5 28 (54.90%) Oracle
5 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
5 28 (54.90%) RDBMS
5 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
6 27 (52.94%) Unit Testing
7 22 (43.14%) Numerate Degree
8 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
9 13 (25.49%) HTML
9 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (23.53%) Node.js
10 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 11 (21.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (21.57%) React
12 9 (17.65%) C++
13 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
14 7 (13.73%) Spring
14 7 (13.73%) HTML5
14 7 (13.73%) Python
14 7 (13.73%) Finance
14 7 (13.73%) Scrum
14 7 (13.73%) Collaborative Working
14 7 (13.73%) NoSQL

Graduate Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.84%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) Oracle Database
1 28 (54.90%) RDBMS
1 28 (54.90%) Relational Database
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.80%) Big Data
4 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.96%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
1 2 (3.92%) Maven
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (56.86%) .NET
1 29 (56.86%) J2EE
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 12 (23.53%) Node.js
4 11 (21.57%) React
5 7 (13.73%) HTML5
5 7 (13.73%) Spring
6 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.84%) CSS
7 4 (7.84%) CSS3
7 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 4 (7.84%) JSON
7 4 (7.84%) Kafka
7 4 (7.84%) RESTful
7 4 (7.84%) Web Services
8 3 (5.88%) Backbone.js
8 3 (5.88%) REST
9 2 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (82.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Mathematics
2 27 (52.94%) Unit Testing
3 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
5 7 (13.73%) Microservices
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) Machine Learning
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (7.84%) DevOps
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) Software Delivery
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.88%) OO
10 2 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) C++
4 7 (13.73%) Python
5 6 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (3.92%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 42 (82.35%) Degree
2 22 (43.14%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (21.57%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Docker
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
1 28 (54.90%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Twitter