Period
to 7 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Java Web Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

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

Java Web Developer
UK
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 940 1058 1117
Rank change year-on-year +118 +59 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 33 52 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.035% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.036% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 76
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% +12.50%

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 109,992 143,201 172,069
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 95.98% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88,247 114,217 140,945
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Web Developer in the UK

Java Web Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Web Developer.

Salary trend for Java Web Developer in the UK

Java Web Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Web Developer over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Java Web Developer in the UK

Java Web Developer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Web Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. 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 +108 33 £57,500 -8.00% 1
London +78 21 £65,000 +4.00%
UK excluding London +128 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South East +93 7 £33,000 - 1
Work from Home - 6 £70,000 -
East of England - 4 £57,500 -
South West +48 1 £45,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, Java Web 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 Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 29 (87.88%) Web Development
4 28 (84.85%) HTML
5 26 (78.79%) CSS
6 22 (66.67%) SQL
6 22 (66.67%) Spring
7 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
8 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (54.55%) DevOps
9 18 (54.55%) Spring Boot
10 17 (51.52%) HTML5
10 17 (51.52%) MySQL
11 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
12 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
12 15 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (45.45%) Docker
12 15 (45.45%) Kubernetes
12 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
12 15 (45.45%) CSS3
13 14 (42.42%) JSP
14 9 (27.27%) JUnit
14 9 (27.27%) Java SE
14 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
14 9 (27.27%) Selenium
14 9 (27.27%) Release Management
14 9 (27.27%) Microservices
14 9 (27.27%) Change Control
14 9 (27.27%) High Availability

Java Web 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 4 (12.12%) CMS
1 4 (12.12%) Mendix
2 3 (9.09%) Magnolia
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Jetty
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) OpenText MBPM
1 4 (12.12%) StreamServe
2 3 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) MySQL
3 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) JUnit
2 9 (27.27%) Selenium
3 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 26 (78.79%) CSS
3 22 (66.67%) Spring
4 18 (54.55%) Spring Boot
5 17 (51.52%) HTML5
6 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
7 15 (45.45%) CSS3
8 14 (42.42%) JSP
9 9 (27.27%) Java SE
9 9 (27.27%) Thymeleaf
10 8 (24.24%) .NET
11 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
11 7 (21.21%) jQuery
11 7 (21.21%) REST
12 6 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
13 5 (15.15%) Web Services
14 4 (12.12%) J2EE
14 4 (12.12%) SOAP
14 4 (12.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Web Development
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (54.55%) DevOps
4 15 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (27.27%) Change Control
5 9 (27.27%) High Availability
5 9 (27.27%) Microservices
5 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 9 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (27.27%) Release Management
6 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
7 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) Content Management
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) Process Management
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) C
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) OpenText
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore