Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer - Fintech was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 785 978 1058
Rank change year-on-year +193 +80 +179
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer - Fintech 326 216 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.12% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 323 213 135
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £61,250 £51,250
% change year-on-year -14.29% +19.51% -0.49%

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 145,255 167,294 171,193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.18% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,140 135,774 142,579
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Developer - Fintech in the UK

Java Developer - Fintech
Top 13 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 18 January 2019. 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 +192 322 £67,500 - 27
London +54 178 £75,000 +7.14% 22
UK excluding London +153 147 £52,500 -14.29% 5
South East +107 104 £50,000 -13.04% 4
South West +52 17 £60,000 -33.33%
Midlands +48 8 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +42 8 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England +38 8 £60,000 -20.00% 1
North of England +44 7 £65,000 +4.00%
North West +28 5 £65,000 -10.34%
Yorkshire +13 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Scotland +8 2 £45,750 -8.50%
Wales - 1 £33,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 326 (100.00%) Java
1 326 (100.00%) Fintech
2 196 (60.12%) Finance
3 139 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (36.20%) Software Engineering
5 113 (34.66%) Spring
6 106 (32.52%) Java 8
7 99 (30.37%) Customer Requirements
8 93 (28.53%) TDD
9 71 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (19.94%) Microservices
11 58 (17.79%) Degree
12 54 (16.56%) Computer Science
13 51 (15.64%) Web Services
14 48 (14.72%) Spring Boot
14 48 (14.72%) AngularJS
15 43 (13.19%) Hibernate
16 42 (12.88%) JMS
16 42 (12.88%) Big Data
17 38 (11.66%) DevOps
17 38 (11.66%) RESTful
17 38 (11.66%) RabbitMQ
18 37 (11.35%) SQL
19 32 (9.82%) Python
19 32 (9.82%) Mathematics
19 32 (9.82%) Multithreading
20 30 (9.20%) Scrum
20 30 (9.20%) REST
21 29 (8.90%) Elasticsearch
22 28 (8.59%) NoSQL

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 29 (8.90%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.92%) JBoss
6 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.37%) IBM Cloud
4 11 (3.37%) OpenShift
4 11 (3.37%) PaaS
5 4 (1.23%) SaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Apple Pay
6 2 (0.61%) Google Pay
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.98%) Internet
2 5 (1.53%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.88%) Big Data
2 28 (8.59%) NoSQL
3 26 (7.98%) HBase
4 21 (6.44%) MongoDB
5 18 (5.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (5.21%) Relational Database
7 16 (4.91%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.76%) MySQL
10 7 (2.15%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.92%) Redis
12 2 (0.61%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.61%) KDB
Development Applications
1 22 (6.75%) Maven
2 20 (6.13%) Gradle
3 9 (2.76%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.45%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.53%) JUnit
7 4 (1.23%) Mockito
8 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.31%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.31%) PowerBuilder
General
1 196 (60.12%) Finance
2 21 (6.44%) Banking
3 19 (5.83%) Front Office
4 10 (3.07%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.45%) Retail
6 7 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.92%) Advertising
7 3 (0.92%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (34.66%) Spring
2 51 (15.64%) Web Services
3 48 (14.72%) AngularJS
3 48 (14.72%) Spring Boot
4 43 (13.19%) Hibernate
5 42 (12.88%) JMS
6 38 (11.66%) RabbitMQ
6 38 (11.66%) RESTful
7 30 (9.20%) REST
8 26 (7.98%) ActiveMQ
9 21 (6.44%) Java EE
10 17 (5.21%) J2SE
11 16 (4.91%) Node.js
12 13 (3.99%) HTML
13 9 (2.76%) CSS
13 9 (2.76%) CSS3
13 9 (2.76%) Dropwizard
13 9 (2.76%) Grails
13 9 (2.76%) HTML5
13 9 (2.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 326 (100.00%) Fintech
2 21 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (6.44%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (3.37%) Cloud Native
4 11 (3.37%) Hedge funds
4 11 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (2.45%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.45%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.84%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.84%) User Experience
7 5 (1.53%) Derivative
8 4 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.92%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.75%) Linux
2 5 (1.53%) Unix
2 5 (1.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (36.20%) Software Engineering
3 99 (30.37%) Customer Requirements
4 93 (28.53%) TDD
5 71 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (19.94%) Microservices
7 54 (16.56%) Computer Science
8 38 (11.66%) DevOps
9 32 (9.82%) Mathematics
9 32 (9.82%) Multithreading
10 30 (9.20%) Scrum
11 28 (8.59%) Front End Development
12 26 (7.98%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (6.75%) Low Latency
14 21 (6.44%) Concurrent Programming
15 17 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (4.91%) Domain-Driven Design
17 13 (3.99%) Analytics
17 13 (3.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 326 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (32.52%) Java 8
3 37 (11.35%) SQL
4 32 (9.82%) Python
5 21 (6.44%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.76%) Groovy
7 7 (2.15%) R
8 6 (1.84%) C#
9 5 (1.53%) C++
9 5 (1.53%) Scala
10 4 (1.23%) Go
11 2 (0.61%) PHP
11 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.61%) Ruby
12 1 (0.31%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (17.79%) Degree
2 28 (8.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (7.98%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.23%) PSD2
2 2 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 27 (8.28%) Docker
2 3 (0.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (4.91%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (0.61%) Rancher
3 1 (0.31%) linkerd
3 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (4.91%) StreamBase
1 16 (4.91%) TIBCO
2 13 (3.99%) Oracle
3 12 (3.68%) Google
4 11 (3.37%) IBM
4 11 (3.37%) Red Hat
5 3 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.61%) PayPal