The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 53 74 71
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.78% 2.04% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 2.07% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 20
Median salary £33,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

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 592 774 941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.73% 98.47% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 545 741 725
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Southampton

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) Spring
4 21 (50.00%) Web Services
5 18 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 18 (42.86%) JSON
6 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
7 15 (35.71%) Web Development
8 14 (33.33%) J2EE
9 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
9 13 (30.95%) XML
9 13 (30.95%) SOA
9 13 (30.95%) Maven
9 13 (30.95%) MVC
10 12 (28.57%) SQL
11 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
12 10 (23.81%) JIRA
12 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
12 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
12 10 (23.81%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) Microservices
14 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
14 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (19.05%) C++
14 8 (19.05%) Finance
14 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
14 8 (19.05%) Games
14 8 (19.05%) Retail
15 7 (16.67%) Gradle
15 7 (16.67%) Big Data

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
2 7 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) MS Access
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Maven
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) JIRA
3 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 7 (16.67%) Gradle
5 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 4 (9.52%) JUnit
5 4 (9.52%) Mockito
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
1 8 (19.05%) Games
1 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
1 8 (19.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) Spring
2 21 (50.00%) Web Services
3 18 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 18 (42.86%) JSON
4 14 (33.33%) J2EE
5 13 (30.95%) XML
6 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
7 10 (23.81%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) Kafka
8 7 (16.67%) OSGi
8 7 (16.67%) RESTful
9 6 (14.29%) Angular 2
9 6 (14.29%) REST
10 4 (9.52%) CSS
11 3 (7.14%) EJB
11 3 (7.14%) JDBC
11 3 (7.14%) JMS
11 3 (7.14%) JSF
11 3 (7.14%) JSP
11 3 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Web Development
3 13 (30.95%) MVC
3 13 (30.95%) SOA
4 9 (21.43%) Microservices
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) Cross-Platform Development
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) Coaching
8 2 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.38%) BDD
9 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) C++
5 5 (11.90%) Python
5 5 (11.90%) Ruby
6 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
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