Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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

Java Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 83 92
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 252 191 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.55% 3.52% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 3.64% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 259 174 286
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,341 5,254 7,850
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 96.78% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,437 4,413 6,749
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Surrey

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Surrey

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Surrey

Java Developer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +16 83 £45,000 -40.00% 12
Leatherhead +4 32 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Reigate +2 17 £54,500 +32.44%
Staines +12 14 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Godalming - 12 £40,000 - 2
Camberley -29 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Farnham +1 5 £25,000 -32.43%
Woking -3 4 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Redhill - 4 £55,000 - 3
Epsom -14 3 £70,000 - 2
Weybridge - 2 £50,000 -
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 252 (100.00%) Java
2 196 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (68.25%) Spring
4 108 (42.86%) Web Services
5 102 (40.48%) Java EE
6 95 (37.70%) SQL
7 80 (31.75%) TDD
8 68 (26.98%) AngularJS
9 64 (25.40%) RESTful
10 61 (24.21%) Degree
10 61 (24.21%) JavaScript
11 60 (23.81%) Scrum
12 59 (23.41%) OO
12 59 (23.41%) Software Engineering
13 54 (21.43%) REST
14 51 (20.24%) Oracle
15 50 (19.84%) Hibernate
16 48 (19.05%) JBoss
16 48 (19.05%) Java 8
17 45 (17.86%) MVC
18 43 (17.06%) Selenium
19 41 (16.27%) OOD
19 41 (16.27%) J2EE
19 41 (16.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 41 (16.27%) React
20 40 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
21 36 (14.29%) Finance
22 35 (13.89%) Linux
23 32 (12.70%) BDD
24 29 (11.51%) SOAP

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 48 (19.05%) JBoss
2 15 (5.95%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.17%) Drupal
3 8 (3.17%) SAS
4 7 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.19%) Confluence
9 2 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.40%) Apache
10 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.40%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.11%) SaaS
2 24 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.79%) npm
5 2 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.35%) HTTP
2 4 (1.59%) Internet
3 2 (0.79%) DNS
3 2 (0.79%) PPP
3 2 (0.79%) SMS
3 2 (0.79%) SSL
4 1 (0.40%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.73%) MySQL
3 19 (7.54%) NoSQL
4 18 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.97%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.59%) Big Data
7 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.40%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.40%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 43 (17.06%) Selenium
2 28 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.94%) Maven
3 20 (7.94%) Subversion
4 12 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.38%) JUnit
7 5 (1.98%) JMeter
8 4 (1.59%) Mockito
8 4 (1.59%) Protractor
8 4 (1.59%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.19%) Arquillian
9 3 (1.19%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.19%) JIRA
10 2 (0.79%) NUnit
10 2 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.40%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (14.29%) Finance
2 12 (4.76%) Advertising
3 5 (1.98%) Law
4 3 (1.19%) Banking
4 3 (1.19%) Marketing
4 3 (1.19%) Retail
4 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.79%) Electronics
5 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Front Office
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (68.25%) Spring
2 108 (42.86%) Web Services
3 102 (40.48%) Java EE
4 68 (26.98%) AngularJS
5 64 (25.40%) RESTful
6 54 (21.43%) REST
7 50 (19.84%) Hibernate
8 41 (16.27%) J2EE
8 41 (16.27%) React
8 41 (16.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (11.51%) SOAP
10 27 (10.71%) Spring Boot
11 21 (8.33%) CSS
12 19 (7.54%) HTML
13 17 (6.75%) Ajax
13 17 (6.75%) XML
14 11 (4.37%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (4.37%) JSON
15 9 (3.57%) Akka
15 9 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.32%) Fintech
2 16 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.57%) User Experience
5 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.79%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.79%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.40%) Blog
7 1 (0.40%) Clustering
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) Life Science
7 1 (0.40%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.40%) MPEG
7 1 (0.40%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.89%) Linux
2 21 (8.33%) Unix
3 9 (3.57%) Windows
4 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (31.75%) TDD
3 60 (23.81%) Scrum
4 59 (23.41%) OO
4 59 (23.41%) Software Engineering
5 45 (17.86%) MVC
6 41 (16.27%) OOD
7 40 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (12.70%) BDD
9 25 (9.92%) Microservices
9 25 (9.92%) OOP
10 22 (8.73%) DevOps
11 21 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (7.54%) Test Automation
13 18 (7.14%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.95%) High Availability
14 15 (5.95%) Unit Testing
15 13 (5.16%) Domain Models
16 11 (4.37%) Open Source
16 11 (4.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 252 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (37.70%) SQL
3 61 (24.21%) JavaScript
4 48 (19.05%) Java 8
5 22 (8.73%) PHP
5 22 (8.73%) Scala
6 16 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 13 (5.16%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.38%) C#
9 5 (1.98%) C++
9 5 (1.98%) Python
9 5 (1.98%) Ruby
10 4 (1.59%) VB
11 3 (1.19%) C
11 3 (1.19%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.79%) Java 9
12 2 (0.79%) Perl
13 1 (0.40%) Groovy
13 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 61 (24.21%) Degree
2 26 (10.32%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Ansible
2 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (20.24%) Oracle
2 25 (9.92%) Sun
3 9 (3.57%) Google
4 8 (3.17%) Talend
5 5 (1.98%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.79%) Capita
6 2 (0.79%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat