Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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

Java Developer
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 51 31
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 50 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.89% 2.50% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 2.60% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 80
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% +31.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,750 £37,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £56,625
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -10.53% +26.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 811 655 770
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.52% 96.47% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 733 547 638
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,787 £58,750 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Swindon

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Swindon

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Swindon over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Swindon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (84.00%) Spring
3 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (62.00%) Hibernate
4 27 (54.00%) Maven
5 24 (48.00%) SQL
6 22 (44.00%) JUnit
7 18 (36.00%) Tomcat
7 18 (36.00%) RESTful
8 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
8 16 (32.00%) CSS
8 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (32.00%) HTML
9 14 (28.00%) Oracle
9 14 (28.00%) XML
9 14 (28.00%) PL/SQL
10 13 (26.00%) Scrum
10 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
11 12 (24.00%) MVC
11 12 (24.00%) Spring MVC
12 11 (22.00%) Finance
12 11 (22.00%) Subversion
12 11 (22.00%) Apache
12 11 (22.00%) Ant
12 11 (22.00%) Web Services
13 10 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (20.00%) JSON
13 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
14 9 (18.00%) OOD

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 18 (36.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (22.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.00%) SaaS
3 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (54.00%) Maven
2 22 (44.00%) JUnit
3 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (22.00%) Ant
5 11 (22.00%) Subversion
6 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (10.00%) Selenium
8 4 (8.00%) Gradle
8 4 (8.00%) Mockito
9 2 (4.00%) JBehave
9 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) Spring
2 31 (62.00%) Hibernate
3 18 (36.00%) RESTful
4 16 (32.00%) CSS
4 16 (32.00%) HTML
5 14 (28.00%) XML
6 12 (24.00%) Spring MVC
7 11 (22.00%) Web Services
8 10 (20.00%) JSON
9 8 (16.00%) Java EE
10 6 (12.00%) J2EE
10 6 (12.00%) Spring Boot
11 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 4 (8.00%) JSP
12 4 (8.00%) SOAP
13 1 (2.00%) RAML
13 1 (2.00%) Swagger
13 1 (2.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Fintech
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Scrum
3 12 (24.00%) MVC
4 10 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (18.00%) OOD
5 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (16.00%) OO
6 8 (16.00%) SDET
6 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Analytics
7 7 (14.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (14.00%) Machine Learning
7 7 (14.00%) SDLC
8 6 (12.00%) Coaching
9 5 (10.00%) BDD
9 5 (10.00%) Project Management
9 5 (10.00%) TDD
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft