Java Developer Jobs in the UK excluding London

Java Developer
UK > UK excluding London

The median Java Developer salary in the UK excluding London is £60,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

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

6 months to
18 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 357 253 211
Rank change year-on-year -104 -42 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 474 843 1,318
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.68% 1.34% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.50% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 395 590 982
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +12.15%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +14.42%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 65,759 56,227 67,484
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 89.40% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 46,939 31,686 43,278
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,650 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.67% - +9.09%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in the UK excluding London

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Developer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Java Developer in the UK excluding London

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in the UK excluding London

Java Developer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South East -25 159 £70,000 +16.67% 22
North of England -9 86 £60,000 -11.11% 16
Scotland -96 81 £61,000 -7.58% 12
South West -61 69 £60,000 - 9
North West -23 63 £63,000 -10.00% 9
Midlands -44 32 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Wales +11 25 £44,250 -13.24%
West Midlands -1 22 £55,000 -8.33% 5
East of England +12 18 £52,000 -25.71% 1
Yorkshire +48 14 £55,000 +1.85% 4
North East -8 9 £48,875 -19.88% 3
East Midlands -28 9 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Northern Ireland -30 6 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2024, Java Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 472 (99.58%) Java
2 260 (54.85%) Spring
3 256 (54.01%) AWS
4 231 (48.73%) Agile
5 179 (37.76%) Docker
6 174 (36.71%) Spring Boot
7 164 (34.60%) JavaScript
8 150 (31.65%) Microservices
9 141 (29.75%) Git
10 139 (29.32%) TDD
11 131 (27.64%) REST
12 129 (27.22%) Kubernetes
13 127 (26.79%) Jenkins
14 118 (24.89%) AngularJS
15 117 (24.68%) SQL
16 106 (22.36%) DevOps
17 102 (21.52%) React
18 98 (20.68%) Azure
19 96 (20.25%) CI/CD
20 95 (20.04%) Software Engineering
21 93 (19.62%) Finance
22 89 (18.78%) Full Stack Development
23 88 (18.57%) Scrum
23 88 (18.57%) PostgreSQL
24 80 (16.88%) Problem-Solving
25 79 (16.67%) Mentoring
26 77 (16.24%) Social Skills
27 75 (15.82%) SDLC
28 74 (15.61%) Serverless
29 66 (13.92%) BDD

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (7.59%) OpenStack
2 19 (4.01%) Confluence
3 13 (2.74%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.53%) JBoss
4 12 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.32%) Red Hat Fuse
6 5 (1.05%) Apache
7 3 (0.63%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.63%) GeoServer
8 2 (0.42%) Mule
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Jetty
9 1 (0.21%) nginx
9 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 256 (54.01%) AWS
2 98 (20.68%) Azure
3 74 (15.61%) Serverless
4 54 (11.39%) Amazon ECS
5 51 (10.76%) Amazon EKS
6 28 (5.91%) GCP
6 28 (5.91%) SaaS
7 23 (4.85%) AWS Lambda
8 22 (4.64%) GitHub
9 17 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (2.95%) Amazon S3
11 9 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (1.05%) Azure DevOps
14 4 (0.84%) npm
15 3 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (0.63%) AWS IoT
15 3 (0.63%) Azure Pipelines
16 1 (0.21%) AWS CodeBuild
16 1 (0.21%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.74%) Internet
2 2 (0.42%) AMQP
3 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (18.57%) PostgreSQL
2 57 (12.03%) NoSQL
3 54 (11.39%) Relational Database
4 43 (9.07%) MySQL
5 17 (3.59%) SQL Server
6 13 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (2.74%) Apache Hive
6 13 (2.74%) Big Data
6 13 (2.74%) DynamoDB
7 11 (2.32%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.63%) GIS
11 2 (0.42%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.42%) DB2
11 2 (0.42%) Redis
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 141 (29.75%) Git
2 127 (26.79%) Jenkins
3 53 (11.18%) JUnit
4 42 (8.86%) Maven
5 29 (6.12%) JIRA
6 25 (5.27%) GitLab
6 25 (5.27%) Mockito
7 24 (5.06%) IntelliJ
8 17 (3.59%) Gradle
8 17 (3.59%) Selenium
9 14 (2.95%) TeamCity
10 11 (2.32%) CircleCI
11 7 (1.48%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.05%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (0.84%) Cypress.io
13 4 (0.84%) JMeter
14 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.63%) Spinnaker
15 1 (0.21%) Postman
General
1 93 (19.62%) Finance
2 77 (16.24%) Social Skills
3 44 (9.28%) Banking
4 40 (8.44%) Public Sector
5 38 (8.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 25 (5.27%) Law
7 16 (3.38%) Games
8 14 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (2.74%) Private Banking
10 11 (2.32%) Police
11 10 (2.11%) Marketing
12 8 (1.69%) Tech for Good
12 8 (1.69%) Telecoms
13 6 (1.27%) Electronics
13 6 (1.27%) Manufacturing
13 6 (1.27%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (1.05%) Front Office
15 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.84%) Retail
16 3 (0.63%) Organisational Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (54.85%) Spring
2 174 (36.71%) Spring Boot
3 131 (27.64%) REST
4 118 (24.89%) AngularJS
5 102 (21.52%) React
6 65 (13.71%) Web Services
7 64 (13.50%) Node.js
8 55 (11.60%) Hibernate
8 55 (11.60%) HTML
9 50 (10.55%) CSS
10 49 (10.34%) JSON
10 49 (10.34%) Kafka
11 48 (10.13%) RESTful
12 43 (9.07%) Apache Camel
12 43 (9.07%) XML
13 36 (7.59%) Elastic Stack
14 26 (5.49%) SOAP
15 24 (5.06%) jQuery
16 19 (4.01%) J2EE
17 18 (3.80%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.49%) Distributed Systems
2 35 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.16%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.53%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.32%) Product Ownership
8 10 (2.11%) Legacy Systems
8 10 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.27%) IoT
9 6 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.05%) NHS
11 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.84%) PropTech
12 3 (0.63%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.63%) Virtual Reality
12 3 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.49%) Linux
2 11 (2.32%) Unix
3 7 (1.48%) Windows
4 4 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (48.73%) Agile
2 150 (31.65%) Microservices
3 139 (29.32%) TDD
4 106 (22.36%) DevOps
5 96 (20.25%) CI/CD
6 95 (20.04%) Software Engineering
7 89 (18.78%) Full Stack Development
8 88 (18.57%) Scrum
9 80 (16.88%) Problem-Solving
10 79 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 75 (15.82%) SDLC
12 66 (13.92%) BDD
13 56 (11.81%) Kanban
14 49 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (9.07%) Computer Science
15 43 (9.07%) Test Automation
16 42 (8.86%) Containerisation
17 38 (8.02%) Design Patterns
18 34 (7.17%) Fintech
19 33 (6.96%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 472 (99.58%) Java
2 164 (34.60%) JavaScript
3 117 (24.68%) SQL
4 61 (12.87%) Python
5 37 (7.81%) TypeScript
6 22 (4.64%) Shell Script
7 12 (2.53%) C#
8 10 (2.11%) Kotlin
9 7 (1.48%) Go
10 4 (0.84%) Bash
10 4 (0.84%) Groovy
10 4 (0.84%) Ruby
11 3 (0.63%) C++
11 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.63%) Rust
12 2 (0.42%) Bicep
12 2 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 60 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 56 (11.81%) Degree
3 51 (10.76%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.22%) AWS Certification
5 17 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (2.53%) Azure Certification
7 4 (0.84%) AWS Certified Developer
7 4 (0.84%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 3 (0.63%) OCP
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.63%) PhD
9 2 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.01%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) Accessibility
System Software
1 179 (37.76%) Docker
2 28 (5.91%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 129 (27.22%) Kubernetes
2 50 (10.55%) Ansible
3 35 (7.38%) Terraform
4 5 (1.05%) Kibana
5 2 (0.42%) Grafana
6 1 (0.21%) Istio
6 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (9.49%) Oracle
2 36 (7.59%) WSO2
3 18 (3.80%) Google
4 15 (3.16%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.27%) SAP
6 5 (1.05%) ForgeRock
7 4 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.84%) Dynatrace
7 4 (0.84%) Splunk
8 3 (0.63%) Sybase
9 2 (0.42%) YouTube
10 1 (0.21%) Apple
10 1 (0.21%) IBM