Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer - Fintech was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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

Java Developer - Fintech
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 894 1017 1104
Rank change year-on-year +123 +87 +177
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer - Fintech 263 179 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 258 170 123
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -2.91%

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 158,028 168,578 183,103
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.95% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,272 135,008 153,428
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Java Developer - Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer - Fintech in the UK

Java Developer - Fintech
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java Developer - Fintech in the UK

Java Developer - Fintech
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer - Fintech over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer - Fintech in the UK

Java Developer - Fintech
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer - Fintech within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +109 256 £65,000 +4.00% 42
London +73 169 £75,000 +11.11% 27
UK excluding London +65 94 £50,000 +11.11% 16
South East +32 52 £50,000 - 12
North of England +28 12 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +18 11 £45,000 +9.09%
East of England +27 10 £61,250 -5.77%
South West - 8 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +41 5 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Midlands +21 5 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Scotland - 5 £55,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £46,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £33,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, Java Developer - Fintech 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 Java Developer - Fintech in the job title.

1 263 (100.00%) Java
1 263 (100.00%) Fintech
2 158 (60.08%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (49.43%) Spring
4 129 (49.05%) Finance
5 102 (38.78%) Java 8
6 97 (36.88%) TDD
7 94 (35.74%) Microservices
8 68 (25.86%) SQL
9 66 (25.10%) Spring Boot
10 62 (23.57%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (22.81%) Web Services
12 55 (20.91%) DevOps
13 52 (19.77%) Multithreading
14 46 (17.49%) Degree
15 45 (17.11%) NoSQL
16 41 (15.59%) JavaScript
17 38 (14.45%) Linux
17 38 (14.45%) Banking
18 37 (14.07%) Maven
18 37 (14.07%) Scrum
18 37 (14.07%) Python
18 37 (14.07%) Low Latency
19 36 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (13.69%) JMS
20 35 (13.31%) Docker
21 33 (12.55%) Enterprise Software
21 33 (12.55%) RESTful
21 33 (12.55%) Amazon AWS
22 32 (12.17%) Software Engineering

Java Developer - Fintech 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 17 (6.46%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (6.08%) JBoss
3 10 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (3.42%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.04%) Apache
6 7 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.28%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.90%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.55%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (6.46%) PaaS
5 16 (6.08%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (6.08%) IBM Cloud
5 16 (6.08%) OpenShift
6 10 (3.80%) Serverless
7 6 (2.28%) SaaS
8 3 (1.14%) Apple Pay
8 3 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.14%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.14%) Google Pay
9 1 (0.38%) GitHub
9 1 (0.38%) IaaS
9 1 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.28%) Internet
2 5 (1.90%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) AMQP
3 1 (0.38%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.11%) NoSQL
2 23 (8.75%) Big Data
3 17 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.70%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.70%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.04%) MySQL
7 6 (2.28%) HBase
8 4 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.14%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.38%) Redis
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (14.07%) Maven
2 28 (10.65%) Gradle
3 10 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.42%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.04%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.66%) JUnit
7 5 (1.90%) Mockito
8 1 (0.38%) Ant
8 1 (0.38%) Appium
8 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.38%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.38%) JIRA
8 1 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 129 (49.05%) Finance
2 38 (14.45%) Banking
3 25 (9.51%) Front Office
4 15 (5.70%) Financial Institution
5 13 (4.94%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.66%) Retail
6 7 (2.66%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.28%) Advertising
8 2 (0.76%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (49.43%) Spring
2 66 (25.10%) Spring Boot
3 60 (22.81%) Web Services
4 36 (13.69%) JMS
5 33 (12.55%) RESTful
6 31 (11.79%) AngularJS
6 31 (11.79%) Hibernate
7 30 (11.41%) Java EE
7 30 (11.41%) Node.js
8 23 (8.75%) J2SE
9 22 (8.37%) REST
10 21 (7.98%) HTML
11 18 (6.84%) CSS
12 15 (5.70%) jQuery
13 14 (5.32%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (3.80%) React
15 9 (3.42%) SOAP
15 9 (3.42%) Swing
16 8 (3.04%) Grails
16 8 (3.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 263 (100.00%) Fintech
2 36 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (12.55%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (12.17%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (11.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (10.65%) Computer Science
7 18 (6.84%) Hedge funds
8 16 (6.08%) Cloud Native
8 16 (6.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.66%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.66%) Fixed Income
10 6 (2.28%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.52%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.14%) Pricing Data
13 2 (0.76%) Derivative
14 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
14 1 (0.38%) Market Risk
14 1 (0.38%) Online Banking
14 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.45%) Linux
2 8 (3.04%) Android
3 7 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.52%) Unix
4 4 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (60.08%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (36.88%) TDD
3 94 (35.74%) Microservices
4 62 (23.57%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (20.91%) DevOps
6 52 (19.77%) Multithreading
7 37 (14.07%) Low Latency
7 37 (14.07%) Scrum
8 32 (12.17%) Software Engineering
9 31 (11.79%) Concurrent Programming
10 27 (10.27%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (9.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (6.46%) OO
14 16 (6.08%) Front End Development
14 16 (6.08%) Re-Platforming
14 16 (6.08%) SOA
14 16 (6.08%) The Twelve-Factor App
15 14 (5.32%) API Design
15 14 (5.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 263 (100.00%) Java
2 102 (38.78%) Java 8
3 68 (25.86%) SQL
4 41 (15.59%) JavaScript
5 37 (14.07%) Python
6 16 (6.08%) Scala
7 15 (5.70%) C++
8 9 (3.42%) Groovy
9 8 (3.04%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.04%) C
9 8 (3.04%) Korn
10 6 (2.28%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.52%) Ruby
12 3 (1.14%) Go
13 2 (0.76%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.38%) C#
14 1 (0.38%) Elixir
14 1 (0.38%) Java 9
14 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (17.49%) Degree
2 11 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.28%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.52%) PhD
5 2 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.52%) PSD2
2 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 35 (13.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (7.98%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.52%) Terraform
3 3 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (1.14%) Rancher
4 2 (0.76%) Ansible
4 2 (0.76%) linkerd
Vendors
1 22 (8.37%) StreamBase
1 22 (8.37%) TIBCO
2 20 (7.60%) Oracle
3 18 (6.84%) Google
4 16 (6.08%) IBM
4 16 (6.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.38%) Rackspace