The median annual salary for a Junior Java Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Junior Java Developer
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 682 763 788
Rank change year-on-year +81 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Developer 194 184 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 161 182 194
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +13.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -1.63% +10.90%  

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 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Junior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Java Developer in the UK

Junior Java Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Java Developer in the UK

Junior Java Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Java Developer over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Java Developer in the UK

Junior Java 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 Junior Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +61 190 £30,000 -14.28% 37
London +11 73 £37,500 +2.04% 19
South East +52 36 £30,000 -17.24% 2
North West -19 23 £27,500 - 1
East of England +13 19 £30,000 +41.17% 5
City of London +25 17 £38,500 -18.94% 4
Manchester -15 16 £27,500 -
South West +6 15 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Birmingham +22 10 £30,000 +14.28% 1
West Midlands +18 10 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 10 £29,500 -1.66% 3
Bristol -16 10 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire -9 9 £25,500 -21.53% 3
Berkshire +29 8 £30,000 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Milton Keynes -4 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Huntingdon - 8 - -
Oxfordshire +19 7 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Essex - 7 £30,000 - 1
Sheffield - 6 £25,500 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £25,500 - 1
East Midlands +28 4 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Kent +12 4 £26,000 -5.45%
Nottinghamshire +10 4 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Maidstone +6 4 £26,000 +30.00%
Nottingham +6 4 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Brighton - 4 £21,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £21,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Junior Java 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 Junior Java Developer in the job title.

1 373 (100.00%) Java
2 169 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (45.04%) Degree
4 136 (36.46%) JavaScript
5 116 (31.10%) Spring
6 105 (28.15%) Finance
7 104 (27.88%) C#
7 104 (27.88%) SQL
8 98 (26.27%) J2EE
9 93 (24.93%) Python
10 92 (24.66%) Computer Science
11 88 (23.59%) Linux
12 85 (22.79%) TDD
13 73 (19.57%) HTML
14 71 (19.03%) Hibernate
15 68 (18.23%) MVC
15 68 (18.23%) OO
16 66 (17.69%) Banking
16 66 (17.69%) Computer Science Degree
17 64 (17.16%) .NET
18 58 (15.55%) CSS
19 57 (15.28%) BDD
20 54 (14.48%) Marketing
20 54 (14.48%) AngularJS
21 53 (14.21%) Software Engineering
22 52 (13.94%) ASP.NET
23 47 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
23 47 (12.60%) MySQL
23 47 (12.60%) Oracle
24 45 (12.06%) Web Services

Junior 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 24 (6.43%) Apache
2 22 (5.90%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.41%) Jetty
4 8 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.61%) JBoss
7 5 (1.34%) Confluence
8 4 (1.07%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.07%) nginx
9 3 (0.80%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.80%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.54%) CMS
10 2 (0.54%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.54%) WildFly
11 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.49%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (2.68%) GitHub
4 6 (1.61%) SaaS
5 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.07%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.54%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.27%) IMAP
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) SMTP
2 1 (0.27%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.60%) MySQL
2 32 (8.58%) Big Data
3 31 (8.31%) SQL Server
4 25 (6.70%) Hadoop
5 23 (6.17%) NoSQL
6 18 (4.83%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.49%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (3.22%) MongoDB
9 12 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.41%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.61%) Redis
12 4 (1.07%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.07%) SQLite
13 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.54%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.54%) HBase
14 2 (0.54%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (9.38%) Maven
2 31 (8.31%) Git (software)
3 23 (6.17%) Jenkins
4 22 (5.90%) JUnit
5 20 (5.36%) Eclipse
6 12 (3.22%) IntelliJ
7 10 (2.68%) Selenium
8 9 (2.41%) Subversion
9 6 (1.61%) Mockito
10 5 (1.34%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.34%) JIRA
10 5 (1.34%) TestNG
11 4 (1.07%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.54%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.54%) Gradle
12 2 (0.54%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.54%) NUnit
12 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.27%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 105 (28.15%) Finance
2 66 (17.69%) Banking
3 54 (14.48%) Marketing
4 35 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 25 (6.70%) Front Office
6 17 (4.56%) Legal
7 11 (2.95%) Advertising
8 9 (2.41%) Back Office
8 9 (2.41%) Games
9 8 (2.14%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.61%) Law
10 6 (1.61%) Retail
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (31.10%) Spring
2 98 (26.27%) J2EE
3 73 (19.57%) HTML
4 71 (19.03%) Hibernate
5 64 (17.16%) .NET
6 58 (15.55%) CSS
7 54 (14.48%) AngularJS
8 52 (13.94%) ASP.NET
9 47 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 45 (12.06%) Web Services
11 42 (11.26%) XML
12 26 (6.97%) Java EE
13 22 (5.90%) jQuery
13 22 (5.90%) Node.js
13 22 (5.90%) React
14 20 (5.36%) HTML5
14 20 (5.36%) JPA
14 20 (5.36%) REST
15 18 (4.83%) JSP
16 17 (4.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (24.66%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.58%) Fintech
3 22 (5.90%) Data Structures
4 21 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.41%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.14%) Social Media
9 6 (1.61%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.61%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.07%) PKI
10 4 (1.07%) User Experience
11 2 (0.54%) Handset
11 2 (0.54%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.54%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.27%) Online Games
12 1 (0.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 88 (23.59%) Linux
2 23 (6.17%) Unix
3 16 (4.29%) Android
4 14 (3.75%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.95%) Windows
6 7 (1.88%) CentOS
7 5 (1.34%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.54%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.27%) HPUX
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (22.79%) TDD
3 68 (18.23%) MVC
3 68 (18.23%) OO
4 57 (15.28%) BDD
5 53 (14.21%) Software Engineering
6 44 (11.80%) Open Source
7 37 (9.92%) SDLC
8 28 (7.51%) Scrum
9 27 (7.24%) Web Development
10 24 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (6.17%) Analytics
11 23 (6.17%) OOP
11 23 (6.17%) Test Automation
12 22 (5.90%) Multithreading
13 20 (5.36%) Data Management
14 18 (4.83%) Unit Testing
15 16 (4.29%) DevOps
16 15 (4.02%) MapReduce
17 13 (3.49%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 373 (100.00%) Java
2 136 (36.46%) JavaScript
3 104 (27.88%) C#
3 104 (27.88%) SQL
4 93 (24.93%) Python
5 33 (8.85%) C++
6 27 (7.24%) Scala
7 18 (4.83%) Ruby
8 14 (3.75%) Clojure
9 13 (3.49%) Haskell
10 10 (2.68%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.41%) PHP
12 8 (2.14%) C
13 5 (1.34%) AWK
13 5 (1.34%) Groovy
14 4 (1.07%) Perl
14 4 (1.07%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 168 (45.04%) Degree
2 66 (17.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.07%) OCMJD
6 4 (1.07%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.27%) MCP
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.95%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Basel II
2 1 (0.27%) Basel III
2 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.27%) SEPA
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.02%) Docker
2 4 (1.07%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (1.88%) Ansible
2 5 (1.34%) Puppet
3 4 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.27%) Grafana
5 1 (0.27%) Kibana
5 1 (0.27%) logstash
5 1 (0.27%) Opsview
5 1 (0.27%) StatsD
5 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (12.60%) Oracle
2 9 (2.41%) Google
2 9 (2.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.61%) Red Hat
4 5 (1.34%) Twitter
5 4 (1.07%) Sun
5 4 (1.07%) VMware
6 3 (0.80%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.54%) Adobe
7 2 (0.54%) Apigee
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) New Relic
8 1 (0.27%) Splunk
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Flexible on salary + great benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Ltd
Salary: Bonus,Pension and Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: 22 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Prospects + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago