Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 79 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.76% 2.60% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 2.68% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 44
Southampton median annual salary £31,500 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.00% +37.93% -17.61%
10th Percentile £19,000 £42,500 £23,125
90th Percentile £47,750 £82,500 £49,625
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1333 1307 1371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 97.25% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1169 1214
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,538 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,900 £58,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Southampton

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Southampton

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Southampton region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (57.89%) Degree
3 21 (55.26%) Spring
4 19 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (47.37%) XML
6 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
7 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
8 13 (34.21%) HTML
9 12 (31.58%) CSS
9 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
10 11 (28.95%) Web Services
10 11 (28.95%) C++
10 11 (28.95%) J2EE
10 11 (28.95%) Big Data
10 11 (28.95%) Hadoop
11 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (23.68%) Subversion
12 9 (23.68%) JSON
12 9 (23.68%) SWT
12 9 (23.68%) Unix
12 9 (23.68%) Windows
12 9 (23.68%) OO
12 9 (23.68%) Eclipse
12 9 (23.68%) Oracle
12 9 (23.68%) JUnit
12 9 (23.68%) Mac OS
12 9 (23.68%) Docker
12 9 (23.68%) RESTful
12 9 (23.68%) Computer Science Degree

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.42%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Big Data
1 11 (28.95%) Hadoop
2 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
2 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) MS Access
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Eclipse
1 9 (23.68%) JUnit
1 9 (23.68%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Gradle
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) Spring
2 18 (47.37%) XML
3 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
4 13 (34.21%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
6 11 (28.95%) J2EE
6 11 (28.95%) Web Services
7 9 (23.68%) JSON
7 9 (23.68%) RESTful
7 9 (23.68%) SWT
8 8 (21.05%) Kafka
9 5 (13.16%) Java EE
10 4 (10.53%) .NET
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 2 (5.26%) JAX-WS
11 2 (5.26%) SOAP
11 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
12 1 (2.63%) Node.js
12 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Mac OS
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) OO
4 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) OOP
5 5 (13.16%) Web Development
6 4 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Telematics
7 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.63%) Android Development
8 1 (2.63%) BDD
8 1 (2.63%) Cross-Platform Development
8 1 (2.63%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.63%) Physics
8 1 (2.63%) SOA
8 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) C++
3 7 (18.42%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
4 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Sun
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft