The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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 Developer
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 43 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 309 316 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.84% 6.03% 5.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.01% 6.18% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 267 300 329
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £31,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5138 5116 5783
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.09% 97.58% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16476 17695 21961
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,750 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in the South West

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in the South West

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Java Developer in the South West

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 Java Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -10 115 £45,000 - 19
Wiltshire +12 64 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Gloucestershire -16 46 £45,000 -8.16% 8
Somerset -4 40 £40,000 -4.76% 4
Devon -2 23 £39,500 -7.05% 6
Dorset -1 11 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Cornwall - 6 £45,000 -
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South West region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 657 (100.00%) Java
2 426 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
3 380 (57.84%) Spring
4 279 (42.47%) Hibernate
5 239 (36.38%) Scrum
6 231 (35.16%) SQL
7 223 (33.94%) JavaScript
8 205 (31.20%) HTML
9 202 (30.75%) TDD
10 185 (28.16%) REST
11 181 (27.55%) JUnit
12 174 (26.48%) Finance
13 165 (25.11%) Git (software)
14 161 (24.51%) XML
15 158 (24.05%) NoSQL
16 146 (22.22%) Tomcat
17 144 (21.92%) Software Engineering
18 138 (21.00%) OO
18 138 (21.00%) CSS
19 136 (20.70%) Web Services
20 129 (19.63%) Maven
20 129 (19.63%) Degree
21 126 (19.18%) AngularJS
22 123 (18.72%) MongoDB
23 122 (18.57%) Linux
24 119 (18.11%) MVC
25 115 (17.50%) SOAP
26 114 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
27 107 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
28 98 (14.92%) JPA

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
1 146 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 84 (12.79%) JBoss
3 49 (7.46%) Apache
3 49 (7.46%) Mule
4 45 (6.85%) Mule ESB
5 35 (5.33%) WebSphere
6 34 (5.18%) WebLogic
7 31 (4.72%) OpenStack
8 29 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
9 27 (4.11%) Apache Spark
10 23 (3.50%) Jetty
11 22 (3.35%) Confluence
11 22 (3.35%) IIS
12 18 (2.74%) Apache Solr
13 14 (2.13%) nginx
14 10 (1.52%) Traefik
15 7 (1.07%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.76%) Alfresco
17 5 (0.76%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 78 (11.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 114 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (9.28%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (6.09%) SaaS
5 18 (2.74%) GitHub
6 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
7 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.65%) HTTP
2 14 (2.13%) Internet
3 9 (1.37%) SSL
4 4 (0.61%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) Firewall
6 1 (0.15%) HbbTV
6 1 (0.15%) NGN
6 1 (0.15%) Skype
6 1 (0.15%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (24.05%) NoSQL
2 123 (18.72%) MongoDB
3 78 (11.87%) MySQL
3 78 (11.87%) PostgreSQL
4 65 (9.89%) Hadoop
5 63 (9.59%) SQL Server
6 61 (9.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 57 (8.68%) Relational Database
8 53 (8.07%) Big Data
9 23 (3.50%) Redis
10 21 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (3.04%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.59%) Riak
13 16 (2.44%) Couchbase
14 14 (2.13%) Oracle Database
15 11 (1.67%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.22%) Blockchain
17 5 (0.76%) HBase
18 4 (0.61%) Apache Accumulo
18 4 (0.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 181 (27.55%) JUnit
2 165 (25.11%) Git (software)
3 129 (19.63%) Maven
4 94 (14.31%) JIRA
5 87 (13.24%) IntelliJ
6 78 (11.87%) Jenkins
7 64 (9.74%) Eclipse
8 54 (8.22%) Subversion
9 40 (6.09%) Cucumber
9 40 (6.09%) Selenium
10 32 (4.87%) Ant
11 31 (4.72%) Mockito
12 27 (4.11%) Gradle
13 18 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (2.59%) EasyMock
15 15 (2.28%) NUnit
16 14 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (2.13%) TeamCity
17 13 (1.98%) MSTest
18 9 (1.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 174 (26.48%) Finance
2 94 (14.31%) Telecoms
3 79 (12.02%) Marketing
4 78 (11.87%) Electronics
4 78 (11.87%) Manufacturing
5 48 (7.31%) Retail
6 28 (4.26%) Banking
7 12 (1.83%) Advertising
8 7 (1.07%) Games
9 6 (0.91%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.76%) Back Office
11 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.46%) Law
12 2 (0.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (57.84%) Spring
2 279 (42.47%) Hibernate
3 205 (31.20%) HTML
4 185 (28.16%) REST
5 161 (24.51%) XML
6 138 (21.00%) CSS
7 136 (20.70%) Web Services
8 126 (19.18%) AngularJS
9 115 (17.50%) SOAP
10 98 (14.92%) JPA
11 94 (14.31%) Spring MVC
12 92 (14.00%) HTML5
13 89 (13.55%) J2EE
14 88 (13.39%) JSON
15 73 (11.11%) Spring Integration
16 65 (9.89%) React
17 56 (8.52%) Apache Camel
18 49 (7.46%) RESTful
19 47 (7.15%) .NET
20 43 (6.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 86 (13.09%) Computer Science
2 59 (8.98%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (7.31%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (3.04%) User Experience
5 14 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.13%) NHS
6 13 (1.98%) iPad
6 13 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.52%) Fintech
9 8 (1.22%) Derivative
10 5 (0.76%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.46%) Equities
11 3 (0.46%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.46%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.46%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.46%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 122 (18.57%) Linux
2 42 (6.39%) Unix
3 24 (3.65%) Android
4 23 (3.50%) Windows
5 17 (2.59%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.30%) CentOS
7 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (36.38%) Scrum
3 202 (30.75%) TDD
4 144 (21.92%) Software Engineering
5 138 (21.00%) OO
6 119 (18.11%) MVC
7 107 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
8 96 (14.61%) BDD
9 88 (13.39%) Unit Testing
10 83 (12.63%) Kanban
11 80 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (11.87%) Digital Marketing
12 78 (11.87%) Programme Management
13 76 (11.57%) Integration Testing
14 74 (11.26%) Web Development
15 68 (10.35%) SDLC
15 68 (10.35%) Test Automation
16 67 (10.20%) Open Source
17 62 (9.44%) Microservices
18 50 (7.61%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 657 (100.00%) Java
2 231 (35.16%) SQL
3 223 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 71 (10.81%) C#
5 54 (8.22%) PHP
5 54 (8.22%) Python
6 46 (7.00%) C++
7 37 (5.63%) C
8 27 (4.11%) Go
9 24 (3.65%) Scala
10 17 (2.59%) Bash Shell
10 17 (2.59%) Perl
11 16 (2.44%) Groovy
11 16 (2.44%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.07%) F#
14 6 (0.91%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.76%) Ruby
16 4 (0.61%) Pascal
16 4 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 129 (19.63%) Degree
2 59 (8.98%) Computer Science Degree
2 59 (8.98%) Security Cleared
3 47 (7.15%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.04%) Numerate Degree
5 12 (1.83%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.52%) PhD
7 5 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.15%) ISEB
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.15%) MCSD
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.91%) QA
2 4 (0.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.30%) TickIT
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (4.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) HDFS
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (5.63%) Ansible
2 31 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (4.72%) Puppet
3 13 (1.98%) Kibana
3 13 (1.98%) logstash
3 13 (1.98%) Salt
4 4 (0.61%) Icinga
4 4 (0.61%) Nagios
4 4 (0.61%) Oozie
5 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.15%) HockeyApp
5 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 94 (14.31%) Oracle
2 78 (11.87%) SAP
3 42 (6.39%) Apple
4 20 (3.04%) Microsoft
5 17 (2.59%) Google
6 10 (1.52%) Apigee
7 6 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.76%) IBM
9 3 (0.46%) Adobe
9 3 (0.46%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.46%) Zend
10 2 (0.30%) Coverity
10 2 (0.30%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.30%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.30%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.15%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.15%) hybris
11 1 (0.15%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.15%) Sybase
11 1 (0.15%) Xamarin
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + casualwear, medicalcare, pension, holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, holidays, healthcare, casual
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 25 days' holiday, 10% Pension & Pr
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Digital Gurus
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits & 30 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
g2 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago