Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Agile Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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

Agile Java Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 686 685 539
Rank change year-on-year -1 -146 +154
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 528 563 1,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.33% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 465 512 954
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,075 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,481 170,872 198,731
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,358 142,269 166,178
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Java Developer in the UK

Agile Java Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Agile Java Developer in the UK

Agile Java Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Java Developer in the UK

Agile Java Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 January 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
England -13 520 £57,500 +9.52% 54
London +55 343 £62,500 +4.17% 34
UK excluding London -94 186 £50,000 - 21
South East +8 66 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East of England -31 51 £50,000 -13.04% 3
North of England -58 24 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Midlands +10 20 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South West +6 18 £55,000 +37.50% 3
West Midlands -2 17 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Yorkshire +16 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West -12 11 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Scotland -31 5 £52,500 - 1
Wales +10 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands -3 3 £51,500 +71.67% 1
North East -38 1 £45,000 -

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Agile 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 featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 528 (100.00%) Java
1 528 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (55.68%) Spring
3 252 (47.73%) TDD
4 250 (47.35%) Software Engineering
5 239 (45.27%) JavaScript
6 178 (33.71%) Scrum
7 174 (32.95%) Web Services
8 168 (31.82%) RESTful
9 149 (28.22%) Microservices
10 145 (27.46%) Continuous Integration
11 143 (27.08%) Finance
12 128 (24.24%) BDD
13 123 (23.30%) AngularJS
14 114 (21.59%) SQL
15 110 (20.83%) Oracle
16 100 (18.94%) Scala
16 100 (18.94%) Java EE
17 97 (18.37%) DevOps
18 96 (18.18%) Open Source
19 94 (17.80%) Hibernate
19 94 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
20 93 (17.61%) HTML
20 93 (17.61%) Python
21 92 (17.42%) Maven
22 90 (17.05%) REST
23 89 (16.86%) Degree
24 85 (16.10%) J2EE
25 83 (15.72%) OO
26 80 (15.15%) Test Automation

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 40 (7.58%) Tomcat
2 23 (4.36%) JBoss
3 22 (4.17%) Apache
4 20 (3.79%) Confluence
5 19 (3.60%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.84%) Apache Spark
7 13 (2.46%) CMS
7 13 (2.46%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.89%) Jetty
9 9 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.52%) WildFly
11 6 (1.14%) IIS
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.57%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.38%) nginx
13 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
14 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.19%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (2.84%) Payment Gateway
2 13 (2.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 94 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.68%) SaaS
4 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.57%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.19%) Google Play
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.44%) Internet
2 29 (5.49%) ATM
3 2 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (12.69%) NoSQL
2 61 (11.55%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.60%) Big Data
4 19 (3.60%) MySQL
5 17 (3.22%) Hadoop
6 15 (2.84%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.46%) Endeca
7 13 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.27%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.95%) Blockchain
11 5 (0.95%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.38%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.38%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.38%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 92 (17.42%) Maven
2 78 (14.77%) Jenkins
3 74 (14.02%) Git (software)
4 73 (13.83%) JUnit
5 47 (8.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 41 (7.77%) Selenium
7 33 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 32 (6.06%) JIRA
9 24 (4.55%) Mockito
10 23 (4.36%) Hudson
10 23 (4.36%) Travis CI
11 20 (3.79%) Subversion
12 19 (3.60%) Gradle
13 15 (2.84%) Buildbot
13 15 (2.84%) Ranorex
13 15 (2.84%) WebDriver
14 14 (2.65%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.46%) IntelliJ
16 11 (2.08%) Ant
17 10 (1.89%) Spock
General
1 143 (27.08%) Finance
2 71 (13.45%) Retail
3 36 (6.82%) Banking
4 31 (5.87%) Games
5 22 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.60%) Marketing
7 15 (2.84%) Front Office
7 15 (2.84%) Legal
8 5 (0.95%) Automotive
9 4 (0.76%) Publishing
10 3 (0.57%) Electronics
10 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.38%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (55.68%) Spring
2 174 (32.95%) Web Services
3 168 (31.82%) RESTful
4 123 (23.30%) AngularJS
5 100 (18.94%) Java EE
6 94 (17.80%) Hibernate
7 93 (17.61%) HTML
8 90 (17.05%) REST
9 85 (16.10%) J2EE
10 76 (14.39%) React
11 69 (13.07%) Spring Boot
11 69 (13.07%) XML
12 61 (11.55%) CSS
13 51 (9.66%) HTML5
14 49 (9.28%) SOAP
15 38 (7.20%) Swing
16 36 (6.82%) GWT
16 36 (6.82%) Spring MVC
17 34 (6.44%) JPA
18 33 (6.25%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 29 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.49%) EFT
3 18 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 17 (3.22%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (3.22%) User Experience
5 14 (2.65%) Algorithms
5 14 (2.65%) iPad
6 12 (2.27%) Fintech
7 9 (1.70%) Online Games
8 7 (1.33%) Fixed Income
9 5 (0.95%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.57%) Equities
10 3 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.38%) Online Gambling
11 2 (0.38%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.19%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.09%) Linux
2 18 (3.41%) Windows
3 14 (2.65%) Android
4 13 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.70%) Unix
6 8 (1.52%) Nucleus RTOS
6 8 (1.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (47.73%) TDD
3 250 (47.35%) Software Engineering
4 178 (33.71%) Scrum
5 149 (28.22%) Microservices
6 145 (27.46%) Continuous Integration
7 128 (24.24%) BDD
8 97 (18.37%) DevOps
9 96 (18.18%) Open Source
10 83 (15.72%) OO
11 80 (15.15%) Test Automation
12 75 (14.20%) Kanban
13 71 (13.45%) MVC
14 70 (13.26%) Web Development
15 68 (12.88%) Unit Testing
16 52 (9.85%) Mentoring
16 52 (9.85%) Pair Programming
17 47 (8.90%) OOP
18 39 (7.39%) E-Commerce
19 37 (7.01%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 528 (100.00%) Java
2 239 (45.27%) JavaScript
3 114 (21.59%) SQL
4 100 (18.94%) Scala
5 93 (17.61%) Python
6 73 (13.83%) C#
7 40 (7.58%) Ruby
8 36 (6.82%) Groovy
9 27 (5.11%) C
10 26 (4.92%) C++
11 18 (3.41%) PHP
12 13 (2.46%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.70%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.52%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.52%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.33%) Perl
16 5 (0.95%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.38%) Clojure
17 2 (0.38%) Go
18 1 (0.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 89 (16.86%) Degree
2 24 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.22%) Oracle Certification
5 15 (2.84%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.25%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.76%) SEPA
System Software
1 57 (10.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) HDFS
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.14%) Kubernetes
1 6 (1.14%) Terraform
2 5 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.76%) Opsview
3 4 (0.76%) Puppet
4 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.38%) Ansible
5 2 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.38%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.38%) Packer
6 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.19%) Control-M
6 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 110 (20.83%) Oracle
2 66 (12.50%) Google
3 26 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.22%) Sun
5 14 (2.65%) hybris
6 13 (2.46%) ATG
7 12 (2.27%) Apigee
8 8 (1.52%) Splunk
9 7 (1.33%) ION Trading
10 5 (0.95%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.76%) IBM
11 4 (0.76%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.57%) ArcSight
12 3 (0.57%) Hortonworks
12 3 (0.57%) HP
12 3 (0.57%) Jaspersoft
12 3 (0.57%) SAP
13 2 (0.38%) Calypso
13 2 (0.38%) Murex
13 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com