The median annual salary for a Junior Java Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Java Software Developer
UK
Rank 847 941 940
Rank change year-on-year +94 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Software Developer 13 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.015% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.015% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 26
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +22.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +13.20%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
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%  

Junior Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Java Software Developer in the UK

Junior Java Software Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Java Software Developer in the UK

Junior Java Software Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +106 13 £35,000 +7.69% 2
London +74 5 £40,000 +23.07% 2
North West -11 4 - -
Manchester -15 4 - -
South East - 3 £35,000 -
Reading - 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,500 -
South West - 1 £30,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £30,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £32,500 -

Junior Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Junior Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (84.85%) Software Engineering
4 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
5 21 (63.64%) Degree
6 20 (60.61%) Open Source
7 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
7 16 (48.48%) C#
8 12 (36.36%) TDD
8 12 (36.36%) Finance
8 12 (36.36%) C++
8 12 (36.36%) .NET
9 11 (33.33%) Python
9 11 (33.33%) BDD
9 11 (33.33%) Ruby
9 11 (33.33%) Node.js
9 11 (33.33%) Big Data
9 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 9 (27.27%) Android
10 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
11 8 (24.24%) Android Development
11 8 (24.24%) iOS Development
11 8 (24.24%) Mobile Development
11 8 (24.24%) Docker
11 8 (24.24%) RESTful
11 8 (24.24%) Banking
12 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
12 7 (21.21%) Scrum
12 7 (21.21%) OO
12 7 (21.21%) Apache

Junior Java Software 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 7 (21.21%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) Apache Pig
2 4 (12.12%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Big Data
2 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
4 4 (12.12%) Apache Hive
4 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
4 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.12%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 11 (33.33%) Node.js
3 8 (24.24%) RESTful
4 7 (21.21%) CSS
4 7 (21.21%) Django
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) React
4 7 (21.21%) Web Services
5 6 (18.18%) Java EE
5 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 6 (18.18%) Spring
6 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
6 4 (12.12%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) LAMP
6 4 (12.12%) Middleware
6 4 (12.12%) XML
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.12%) PKI
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Smart Energy
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Android
1 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) Software Engineering
3 20 (60.61%) Open Source
4 12 (36.36%) TDD
5 11 (33.33%) BDD
6 8 (24.24%) Android Development
6 8 (24.24%) iOS Development
6 8 (24.24%) Mobile Development
7 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Information Governance
7 7 (21.21%) OO
7 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 7 (21.21%) Secure Coding
8 6 (18.18%) SDLC
9 5 (15.15%) DevOps
9 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
10 4 (12.12%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) C++
5 11 (33.33%) Python
5 11 (33.33%) Ruby
6 6 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (12.12%) C
7 4 (12.12%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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