The median annual salary for a Junior Java Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 696 720 756
Rank change year-on-year +24 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Developer 169 232 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 155 215 219
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,600
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +11.11%  

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 82827 99939 106877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68817 83912 87121
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +36 161 £32,500 -7.14% 40
London +23 69 £37,500 - 20
South East +71 37 £30,000 +4.34% 9
City of London +30 15 £39,250 -21.50% 6
North West -19 14 £24,500 -10.90% 3
Berkshire +46 13 £37,500 -6.25%
South West +16 12 £33,750 +22.72% 2
East of England +28 11 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Bristol +1 11 £32,500 +8.33% 1
West Midlands +24 8 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Essex - 8 £26,250 -
Oxfordshire +14 7 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Brighton +12 7 £27,500 +29.41%
East Sussex +11 7 £27,500 +29.41%
Newbury +22 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Birmingham +18 6 £30,000 +29.72% 2
Kent +6 5 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire +1 5 £25,500 -21.53% 2
Maidstone -3 5 £25,000 +25.00% 1
Preston - 5 £24,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £25,000 - 1
Lancashire - 5 £24,500 -
Manchester -36 4 £29,000 +5.45% 2
Wales - 4 £25,000 -
Reading +26 3 £24,500 -38.75%
East Midlands +12 3 £23,000 -13.20%
Scotland +11 3 £27,250 -9.16%
Edinburgh +5 3 £27,250 -9.16%
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £32,500 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £25,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 360 (100.00%) Java
2 173 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (45.28%) Degree
4 150 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 120 (33.33%) Spring
6 106 (29.44%) TDD
7 102 (28.33%) J2EE
7 102 (28.33%) SQL
8 100 (27.78%) C#
9 98 (27.22%) Python
10 97 (26.94%) Finance
11 89 (24.72%) Linux
11 89 (24.72%) MVC
12 84 (23.33%) Computer Science
13 73 (20.28%) .NET
14 71 (19.72%) Hibernate
15 65 (18.06%) HTML
16 64 (17.78%) BDD
17 63 (17.50%) AngularJS
18 62 (17.22%) CSS
19 61 (16.94%) Banking
20 59 (16.39%) Marketing
20 59 (16.39%) ASP.NET
21 57 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
22 49 (13.61%) MySQL
22 49 (13.61%) Software Engineering
23 41 (11.39%) OO
24 37 (10.28%) Oracle
25 36 (10.00%) Maven
25 36 (10.00%) C++

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 15 (4.17%) Jetty
2 10 (2.78%) Apache
3 9 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.67%) JBoss
7 5 (1.39%) Confluence
8 4 (1.11%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.11%) nginx
8 4 (1.11%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.56%) CMS
9 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.17%) GitHub
3 7 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (1.94%) SaaS
4 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.11%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.83%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.56%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.28%) Heroku
8 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.39%) HTTP
2 3 (0.83%) DNS
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.61%) MySQL
2 28 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 22 (6.11%) SQL Server
4 20 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.28%) Relational Database
6 15 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (3.89%) Big Data
8 9 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.50%) Redis
9 8 (2.22%) Neo4j
10 7 (1.94%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.67%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.11%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.11%) DB2
12 4 (1.11%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.11%) SQLite
13 2 (0.56%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.56%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.28%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 36 (10.00%) Maven
2 35 (9.72%) Git (software)
3 32 (8.89%) JUnit
4 30 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 16 (4.44%) IntelliJ
6 14 (3.89%) Selenium
7 11 (3.06%) Subversion
8 6 (1.67%) Mockito
8 6 (1.67%) TestNG
9 5 (1.39%) Fiddler
10 4 (1.11%) JIRA
11 3 (0.83%) Gradle
12 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.56%) NUnit
12 2 (0.56%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 97 (26.94%) Finance
2 61 (16.94%) Banking
3 59 (16.39%) Marketing
4 27 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 18 (5.00%) Legal
6 16 (4.44%) Front Office
7 13 (3.61%) Advertising
7 13 (3.61%) Telecoms
8 11 (3.06%) Retail
9 7 (1.94%) Games
10 4 (1.11%) Law
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (33.33%) Spring
2 102 (28.33%) J2EE
3 73 (20.28%) .NET
4 71 (19.72%) Hibernate
5 65 (18.06%) HTML
6 63 (17.50%) AngularJS
7 62 (17.22%) CSS
8 59 (16.39%) ASP.NET
9 57 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (8.61%) jQuery
10 31 (8.61%) XML
11 30 (8.33%) JPA
12 25 (6.94%) React
12 25 (6.94%) Web Services
13 21 (5.83%) HTML5
14 20 (5.56%) Java EE
14 20 (5.56%) Node.js
14 20 (5.56%) REST
15 18 (5.00%) RESTful
16 17 (4.72%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 84 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.78%) Fintech
3 18 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.94%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.94%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.94%) Social Media
8 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.11%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.11%) PKI
10 4 (1.11%) User Experience
11 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.83%) Equities
11 3 (0.83%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 89 (24.72%) Linux
2 22 (6.11%) Unix
3 17 (4.72%) Android
4 13 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.06%) Windows
6 7 (1.94%) CentOS
7 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (29.44%) TDD
3 89 (24.72%) MVC
4 64 (17.78%) BDD
5 49 (13.61%) Software Engineering
6 41 (11.39%) OO
7 35 (9.72%) SDLC
8 34 (9.44%) Scrum
9 31 (8.61%) Web Development
10 30 (8.33%) OOP
10 30 (8.33%) Open Source
11 20 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (4.17%) Multithreading
14 14 (3.89%) Low Latency
14 14 (3.89%) Mathematics
15 13 (3.61%) Data Management
16 12 (3.33%) Android Development
16 12 (3.33%) DevOps
16 12 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 360 (100.00%) Java
2 150 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 102 (28.33%) SQL
4 100 (27.78%) C#
5 98 (27.22%) Python
6 36 (10.00%) C++
7 21 (5.83%) Ruby
7 21 (5.83%) Scala
8 15 (4.17%) PHP
9 13 (3.61%) C
10 11 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.39%) AWK
12 4 (1.11%) Clojure
12 4 (1.11%) Go
12 4 (1.11%) Perl
13 3 (0.83%) Groovy
13 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.56%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 163 (45.28%) Degree
2 10 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.11%) OCMJD
4 4 (1.11%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.56%) HND
6 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Basel II
2 1 (0.28%) Basel III
2 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.72%) Docker
2 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.50%) Ansible
2 7 (1.94%) Puppet
3 6 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.11%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.83%) Terraform
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Shiro
6 1 (0.28%) Grafana
6 1 (0.28%) Kibana
6 1 (0.28%) logstash
6 1 (0.28%) StatsD
Vendors
1 37 (10.28%) Oracle
2 12 (3.33%) Google
3 9 (2.50%) Twitter
4 8 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.11%) Sun
6 4 (1.11%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.11%) VMware
7 3 (0.83%) HP
8 2 (0.56%) Adobe
8 2 (0.56%) Facebook
8 2 (0.56%) hybris
9 1 (0.28%) New Relic
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension contribution, discretionary
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Guildford, Surrey
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City of London
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