Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Java Software Developer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Junior Java Software Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1167 1195 1277
Rank change year-on-year +28 +82 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Software Developer 44 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.015% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 40
UK median annual salary £28,500 £32,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.94% +2.40% +17.92%
10th Percentile £20,750 £23,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £42,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Junior Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Junior Java Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Java Software Developer over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Java Software Developer in the UK

Junior Java Software Developer
Top 13 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 38 £28,000 -12.50% 4
UK excluding London +71 35 £28,000 -6.67% 4
South East +60 12 £28,000 -15.15% 3
London 0 8 £35,000 +3.70%
North of England - 8 £27,500 -
North West - 7 £27,500 -
Midlands +35 5 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Scotland -5 5 £30,000 +33.33%
East Midlands +33 4 - -
South West - 4 £28,250 -
West Midlands +17 1 £30,000 +9.09% 1
East of England +11 1 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) Software Engineering
4 20 (45.45%) C#
5 19 (43.18%) SQL
6 17 (38.64%) Computer Science
6 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
7 16 (36.36%) Degree
8 15 (34.09%) HTML
9 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.27%) OO
9 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (27.27%) Open Source
10 11 (25.00%) Spring
10 11 (25.00%) .NET
11 10 (22.73%) CSS
11 10 (22.73%) Python
11 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
11 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
12 9 (20.45%) Analytics
12 9 (20.45%) Node.js
12 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (20.45%) Apache
12 9 (20.45%) Web Services
12 9 (20.45%) PHP
12 9 (20.45%) Scrum
13 8 (18.18%) TDD
13 8 (18.18%) Finance
13 8 (18.18%) Oracle
14 7 (15.91%) Data Acquisition

Junior Java Software 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 9 (20.45%) Apache
2 7 (15.91%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (9.09%) GitHub
4 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (15.91%) Big Data
2 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.09%) MS Access
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Appium
3 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) JMeter
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) TestNG
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 4 (9.09%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) HTML
2 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) Spring
3 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
3 10 (22.73%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) Node.js
4 9 (20.45%) Web Services
5 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.36%) React
6 5 (11.36%) REST
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 4 (9.09%) Java EE
7 4 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) RESTful
8 3 (6.82%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.55%) Django
9 2 (4.55%) J2EE
9 2 (4.55%) JSON
9 2 (4.55%) React Native
9 2 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) BBC
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) Software Engineering
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) OO
3 12 (27.27%) Open Source
4 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.45%) Analytics
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) TDD
7 7 (15.91%) Data Acquisition
7 7 (15.91%) MapReduce
7 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
7 7 (15.91%) Mobile Development
7 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.64%) iOS Development
9 5 (11.36%) Microservices
9 5 (11.36%) OOP
9 5 (11.36%) Web Development
10 4 (9.09%) DevOps
11 3 (6.82%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) C#
3 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (22.73%) Python
6 9 (20.45%) PHP
7 7 (15.91%) Clojure
7 7 (15.91%) Haskell
7 7 (15.91%) Scala
8 5 (11.36%) C++
8 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.82%) Ruby
10 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Ansible
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Sun
4 1 (2.27%) Splunk