The median annual salary for a Junior Java Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 687 752 792
Rank change year-on-year +65 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Developer 205 180 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 170 177 185
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 27 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 +69 202 £30,000 -14.28% 35
London +20 77 £37,500 +7.14% 16
South East +53 36 £30,000 -17.24% 1
North West -17 24 £27,500 - 2
City of London +38 20 £38,500 -14.44% 2
East of England +3 20 £30,000 +41.17% 4
South West -7 16 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Manchester -19 16 £27,500 -
West Midlands +11 12 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 12 £30,000 - 2
Birmingham +23 11 £30,000 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire -9 11 £25,500 -21.53% 6
Bristol -29 11 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +9 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Milton Keynes -2 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +27 8 £30,000 -25.00%
Huntingdon - 8 - -
South Yorkshire - 7 £25,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +15 6 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Sheffield - 6 £25,500 - 2
East Midlands +18 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Nottingham +5 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Essex - 5 £30,000 - 1
Kent +13 4 £26,000 -5.45%
Maidstone +6 4 £26,000 +30.00%
Brighton - 4 £21,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £30,000 - 2
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £25,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 384 (100.00%) Java
2 176 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (45.57%) Degree
4 137 (35.68%) JavaScript
5 123 (32.03%) Spring
6 112 (29.17%) Finance
7 106 (27.60%) C#
7 106 (27.60%) SQL
8 98 (25.52%) J2EE
8 98 (25.52%) Computer Science
9 94 (24.48%) Python
10 92 (23.96%) Linux
11 88 (22.92%) TDD
12 76 (19.79%) HTML
13 73 (19.01%) Hibernate
14 71 (18.49%) OO
15 70 (18.23%) MVC
15 70 (18.23%) Banking
16 69 (17.97%) Computer Science Degree
17 65 (16.93%) .NET
18 60 (15.63%) CSS
19 58 (15.10%) BDD
20 55 (14.32%) AngularJS
20 55 (14.32%) Marketing
21 54 (14.06%) Software Engineering
21 54 (14.06%) ASP.NET
22 49 (12.76%) ASP.NET MVC
22 49 (12.76%) MySQL
22 49 (12.76%) Oracle
23 46 (11.98%) 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 23 (5.99%) Apache
2 22 (5.73%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.08%) Jetty
4 7 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.56%) JBoss
6 5 (1.30%) Confluence
7 4 (1.04%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.04%) nginx
8 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.78%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.52%) CMS
9 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.52%) WildFly
10 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.39%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (2.60%) GitHub
4 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.56%) SaaS
5 4 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.04%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.52%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.26%) IMAP
2 1 (0.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.26%) SMTP
2 1 (0.26%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.76%) MySQL
2 35 (9.11%) SQL Server
3 32 (8.33%) Big Data
4 25 (6.51%) Hadoop
5 23 (5.99%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
8 13 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 9 (2.34%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.56%) Redis
12 4 (1.04%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.04%) SQLite
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.52%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.52%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.52%) HBase
15 1 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (9.38%) Maven
2 30 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.99%) Jenkins
4 21 (5.47%) JUnit
5 20 (5.21%) Eclipse
6 12 (3.13%) IntelliJ
7 10 (2.60%) Selenium
8 9 (2.34%) Subversion
9 6 (1.56%) Mockito
10 5 (1.30%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.30%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.30%) JIRA
10 5 (1.30%) TestNG
11 2 (0.52%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.52%) Gradle
11 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.52%) NUnit
11 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.26%) JBehave
12 1 (0.26%) Mocha
General
1 112 (29.17%) Finance
2 70 (18.23%) Banking
3 55 (14.32%) Marketing
4 38 (9.90%) Investment Banking
5 26 (6.77%) Front Office
6 20 (5.21%) Legal
7 11 (2.86%) Advertising
7 11 (2.86%) Back Office
8 9 (2.34%) Games
9 8 (2.08%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.56%) Law
10 6 (1.56%) Retail
11 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (32.03%) Spring
2 98 (25.52%) J2EE
3 76 (19.79%) HTML
4 73 (19.01%) Hibernate
5 65 (16.93%) .NET
6 60 (15.63%) CSS
7 55 (14.32%) AngularJS
8 54 (14.06%) ASP.NET
9 49 (12.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (11.98%) Web Services
11 42 (10.94%) XML
12 26 (6.77%) Java EE
13 22 (5.73%) HTML5
13 22 (5.73%) jQuery
13 22 (5.73%) REST
14 21 (5.47%) Node.js
14 21 (5.47%) React
15 19 (4.95%) JPA
16 18 (4.69%) JSP
16 18 (4.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (25.52%) Computer Science
2 36 (9.38%) Fintech
3 22 (5.73%) Data Structures
3 22 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.08%) Social Media
8 6 (1.56%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.04%) PKI
9 4 (1.04%) User Experience
10 2 (0.52%) Handset
10 2 (0.52%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.52%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.26%) Derivative
11 1 (0.26%) Online Games
11 1 (0.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 92 (23.96%) Linux
2 24 (6.25%) Unix
3 16 (4.17%) Android
4 13 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.39%) Windows
5 7 (1.82%) CentOS
6 5 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.26%) HPUX
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (22.92%) TDD
3 71 (18.49%) OO
4 70 (18.23%) MVC
5 58 (15.10%) BDD
6 54 (14.06%) Software Engineering
7 44 (11.46%) Open Source
8 37 (9.64%) SDLC
9 29 (7.55%) Scrum
10 27 (7.03%) Web Development
11 26 (6.77%) OOP
12 24 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (6.25%) Multithreading
12 24 (6.25%) Test Automation
13 23 (5.99%) Analytics
13 23 (5.99%) Data Management
14 19 (4.95%) Unit Testing
15 16 (4.17%) DevOps
16 15 (3.91%) MapReduce
16 15 (3.91%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 384 (100.00%) Java
2 137 (35.68%) JavaScript
3 106 (27.60%) C#
3 106 (27.60%) SQL
4 94 (24.48%) Python
5 32 (8.33%) C++
6 26 (6.77%) Scala
7 17 (4.43%) Ruby
8 14 (3.65%) Clojure
9 13 (3.39%) Haskell
10 10 (2.60%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.34%) PHP
12 8 (2.08%) C
13 7 (1.82%) Groovy
14 5 (1.30%) AWK
14 5 (1.30%) Perl
15 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 175 (45.57%) Degree
2 69 (17.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.43%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.04%) OCMJD
6 4 (1.04%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.26%) MCP
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Basel II
2 1 (0.26%) Basel III
2 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.26%) SEPA
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.39%) Docker
2 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (1.82%) Ansible
2 5 (1.30%) Puppet
3 4 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.26%) Grafana
4 1 (0.26%) Kibana
4 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.26%) logstash
4 1 (0.26%) Opsview
4 1 (0.26%) StatsD
Vendors
1 49 (12.76%) Oracle
2 10 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.34%) Google
4 6 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.30%) Twitter
6 4 (1.04%) Sun
6 4 (1.04%) VMware
7 3 (0.78%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.52%) Adobe
8 2 (0.52%) Apigee
9 1 (0.26%) Facebook
9 1 (0.26%) New Relic
9 1 (0.26%) Splunk
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