The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk 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
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 26 37 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.54% 5.62% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 5.86% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 21
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.12% -0.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 288 580 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.65% 95.87% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 258 515 441
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Suffolk

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Suffolk

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Suffolk over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Suffolk

Java Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Ipswich +12 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £55,000 - 1
Woodbridge - 1 £42,500 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (68.18%) J2EE
3 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (54.55%) Tomcat
5 19 (43.18%) Ant
6 18 (40.91%) Maven
6 18 (40.91%) GlassFish
6 18 (40.91%) Gradle
7 17 (38.64%) JUnit
8 16 (36.36%) Windows
8 16 (36.36%) Jenkins
8 16 (36.36%) Windows 7
8 16 (36.36%) Hudson
8 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (34.09%) Confluence
9 15 (34.09%) SQL
9 15 (34.09%) JIRA
10 13 (29.55%) Data Analysis
10 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
10 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
10 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (29.55%) SDLC
11 12 (27.27%) Web Services
12 11 (25.00%) Java EE
13 10 (22.73%) TDD
14 8 (18.18%) REST
15 7 (15.91%) Scala
15 7 (15.91%) Groovy
15 7 (15.91%) SOAP
16 5 (11.36%) Ajax

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 24 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 18 (40.91%) GlassFish
3 15 (34.09%) Confluence
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Jetty
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
1 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Neo4j
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.27%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Ant
2 18 (40.91%) Gradle
2 18 (40.91%) Maven
3 17 (38.64%) JUnit
4 16 (36.36%) Hudson
4 16 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 15 (34.09%) JIRA
6 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.27%) jMock
7 1 (2.27%) Mockito
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.09%) Games
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) J2EE
2 12 (27.27%) Web Services
3 11 (25.00%) Java EE
4 8 (18.18%) REST
5 7 (15.91%) SOAP
6 5 (11.36%) Ajax
6 5 (11.36%) jQuery
7 4 (9.09%) Apache Camel
7 4 (9.09%) Spring
7 4 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.55%) HTML
9 2 (4.55%) OSGi
10 1 (2.27%) CSS
10 1 (2.27%) FreeMarker
10 1 (2.27%) JMS
10 1 (2.27%) JPA
10 1 (2.27%) Node.js
10 1 (2.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Online Games
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) DataPower
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
1 16 (36.36%) Windows 7
1 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.82%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Data Analysis
2 13 (29.55%) SDLC
3 10 (22.73%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) SOA
4 4 (9.09%) UML
4 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Microservices
6 2 (4.55%) Prototyping
6 2 (4.55%) Web Development
7 1 (2.27%) API Development
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.27%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.27%) MVC
7 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Groovy
3 7 (15.91%) Scala
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) CA
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago