The median annual salary for a Java Web Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Web Developer
UK
Rank 809 863 813
Rank change year-on-year +54 -50  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 55 86 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.086% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 79 125
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -2.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £53,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year +1.35% -18.23%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Java Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Web Developer in the UK

Java Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java Web Developer in the UK

Java Web Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Web Developer over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Web Developer in the UK

Java Web Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 47 £43,000 -4.44% 5
London +67 16 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East +58 9 £33,750 -3.57% 1
East of England +28 9 £22,000 -56.00% 1
South West +25 7 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Bristol +2 7 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Hitchin - 7 - -
Hertfordshire - 7 - -
East Midlands - 6 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Northampton - 5 £37,500 -
Berkshire +43 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Scotland +19 4 £50,500 +1.00%
Hampshire +25 3 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Edinburgh +8 3 £50,500 +29.48%
Reading - 3 £26,000 -
City of London +44 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Farnborough - 2 £44,250 - 1
Essex - 2 £22,000 -
Glasgow +26 1 - -
South Wales +11 1 £27,000 -23.94%
Cardiff +10 1 £27,000 -23.94%
Wales +4 1 £27,000 -23.94%
Northern Ireland -11 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Belfast - 1 £37,500 - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £22,000 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £27,500 -

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Java Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 111 (100.00%) Java
2 99 (89.19%) Web Development
3 95 (85.59%) JavaScript
4 75 (67.57%) HTML
5 74 (66.67%) CSS
6 57 (51.35%) AngularJS
7 49 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (41.44%) SQL
9 40 (36.04%) Spring
10 32 (28.83%) Web Services
11 28 (25.23%) PHP
11 28 (25.23%) OO
11 28 (25.23%) Scrum
12 27 (24.32%) C#
13 26 (23.42%) HTML5
14 24 (21.62%) Relational Database
15 23 (20.72%) Degree
16 21 (18.92%) jQuery
16 21 (18.92%) REST
16 21 (18.92%) Hibernate
17 19 (17.12%) Finance
17 19 (17.12%) Node.js
17 19 (17.12%) Git (software)
18 18 (16.22%) Oracle
18 18 (16.22%) Tomcat
19 17 (15.32%) MVC
19 17 (15.32%) Ruby
20 16 (14.41%) TDD
20 16 (14.41%) Python
20 16 (14.41%) SDLC

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 18 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.11%) Apache
3 6 (5.41%) CMS
4 5 (4.50%) GlassFish
4 5 (4.50%) JBoss
5 4 (3.60%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.70%) Confluence
7 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.90%) Drupal
8 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.80%) GitHub
4 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) HTTP
2 6 (5.41%) SSL
3 5 (4.50%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (3.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.51%) MySQL
3 14 (12.61%) RDBMS
3 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.01%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.70%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.90%) DB2
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.01%) JIRA
3 8 (7.21%) Maven
3 8 (7.21%) Selenium
3 8 (7.21%) Subversion
4 7 (6.31%) JUnit
5 6 (5.41%) Ant
6 5 (4.50%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.50%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.60%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.70%) Grunt
8 3 (2.70%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.70%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.80%) JSHint
9 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.90%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (17.12%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Banking
3 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.41%) Games
5 5 (4.50%) Marketing
5 5 (4.50%) Prime Brokerage
6 4 (3.60%) Front Office
6 4 (3.60%) Retail
7 2 (1.80%) Electronics
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.90%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (67.57%) HTML
2 74 (66.67%) CSS
3 57 (51.35%) AngularJS
4 40 (36.04%) Spring
5 32 (28.83%) Web Services
6 26 (23.42%) HTML5
7 21 (18.92%) Hibernate
7 21 (18.92%) jQuery
7 21 (18.92%) REST
8 19 (17.12%) Node.js
9 15 (13.51%) J2EE
10 14 (12.61%) .NET
10 14 (12.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 14 (12.61%) SOAP
10 14 (12.61%) XML
11 13 (11.71%) CSS3
11 13 (11.71%) Django
11 13 (11.71%) JSP
11 13 (11.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (10.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.71%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (11.71%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.31%) iPad
3 7 (6.31%) User Experience
4 6 (5.41%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.60%) Social Media
6 2 (1.80%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Fintech
7 1 (0.90%) FMCG
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.01%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) Android
2 7 (6.31%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Debian
4 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (89.19%) Web Development
2 49 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.23%) OO
3 28 (25.23%) Scrum
4 17 (15.32%) MVC
5 16 (14.41%) SDLC
5 16 (14.41%) TDD
6 13 (11.71%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (9.91%) Front End Development
8 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.21%) Microservices
8 8 (7.21%) Multithreading
8 8 (7.21%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (7.21%) Open Source
8 8 (7.21%) RAD
8 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.31%) BDD
9 7 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (85.59%) JavaScript
3 46 (41.44%) SQL
4 28 (25.23%) PHP
5 27 (24.32%) C#
6 17 (15.32%) Ruby
7 16 (14.41%) Python
8 3 (2.70%) C++
8 3 (2.70%) Groovy
8 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.80%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.90%) C
10 1 (0.90%) ES6
10 1 (0.90%) Go
10 1 (0.90%) Perl
10 1 (0.90%) Scala
10 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (20.72%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.90%) HND
2 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (16.22%) Oracle
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.80%) Google
3 2 (1.80%) SAP
3 2 (1.80%) Vertica
4 1 (0.90%) Tableau
4 1 (0.90%) Twitter
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago