The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 71 46
Rank change year-on-year +9 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.44% 1.81% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.85% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 44
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £38,750 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year -0.55% +2.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 701 767
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.66% 97.77% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 3390 2657
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 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 Southampton region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) XML
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Spring
4 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
4 14 (48.28%) Microservices
5 13 (44.83%) JSON
6 12 (41.38%) Web Services
7 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
8 10 (34.48%) Hibernate
8 10 (34.48%) JIRA
8 10 (34.48%) Gradle
8 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
9 9 (31.03%) Docker
9 9 (31.03%) Kafka
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (31.03%) RESTful
9 9 (31.03%) OO
9 9 (31.03%) C++
10 8 (27.59%) J2EE
10 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (27.59%) Big Data
11 7 (24.14%) Mockito
11 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
11 7 (24.14%) Web Development
11 7 (24.14%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) JUnit
13 5 (17.24%) Oracle
13 5 (17.24%) SQL

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 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Big Data
2 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.90%) MS Access
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Gradle
1 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 7 (24.14%) Mockito
3 6 (20.69%) JUnit
4 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.34%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 15 (51.72%) Spring
3 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
4 13 (44.83%) JSON
5 12 (41.38%) Web Services
6 10 (34.48%) Hibernate
7 9 (31.03%) Kafka
7 9 (31.03%) RESTful
8 8 (27.59%) J2EE
9 7 (24.14%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) Angular 2
10 5 (17.24%) REST
11 3 (10.34%) CSS
11 3 (10.34%) JMS
11 3 (10.34%) SWT
12 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Microservices
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (31.03%) OO
4 7 (24.14%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) SOA
6 4 (13.79%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
8 2 (6.90%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) C++
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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