Period
to 18 September 2020

The median annual salary for a SC Cleared Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

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

Security Check (SC) Clearance Java Developer
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 618 1090 1188
Rank change year-on-year +472 +98 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a SC Cleared Java Developer 76 5 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 53 3 2
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.81% -16.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 -

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 47,898 135,627 161,147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.78% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39,052 107,966 129,893
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SC Cleared Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SC Cleared Java Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared Java Developer in the UK

SC Cleared Java Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared Java Developer.

Salary trend for SC Cleared Java Developer in the UK

SC Cleared Java Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared Java Developer over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared Java Developer in the UK

SC Cleared Java Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared Java Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. 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 +421 72 £65,000 - 6
UK excluding London +353 37 £65,000 - 2
London - 29 £67,500 - 3
Midlands +154 14 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +129 14 £60,000 - 1
Work from Home - 11 £65,000 - 1
South West +141 9 £68,750 +5.77%
North West - 7 £60,000 - 1
North of England - 7 £60,000 - 1
South East +212 5 £65,000 +13.04%
East of England - 2 £72,500 -

SC Cleared Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, SC Cleared Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring SC Cleared Java Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Java
1 76 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 70 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (90.79%) TDD
4 65 (85.53%) Spring
5 57 (75.00%) Java 8
6 52 (68.42%) NoSQL
7 51 (67.11%) JavaScript
8 50 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (64.47%) Apache Camel
10 47 (61.84%) REST
10 47 (61.84%) RESTful
11 46 (60.53%) React
12 45 (59.21%) Node.js
13 43 (56.58%) Mockito
13 43 (56.58%) JUnit
14 42 (55.26%) Microservices
15 41 (53.95%) Open Source
16 40 (52.63%) Spring Integration
17 39 (51.32%) MVC
17 39 (51.32%) Pair Programming
18 36 (47.37%) JMS
19 34 (44.74%) CQRS
19 34 (44.74%) JAX-RS
19 34 (44.74%) Dependency Injection
19 34 (44.74%) Test Automation
19 34 (44.74%) Domain-Driven Design
20 21 (27.63%) AngularJS
21 20 (26.32%) Docker

SC Cleared 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 17 (22.37%) Confluence
2 7 (9.21%) GlassFish
2 7 (9.21%) JBoss
2 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 7 (9.21%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) AWS
2 10 (13.16%) Azure
2 10 (13.16%) GitHub
3 9 (11.84%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (68.42%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (56.58%) JUnit
1 43 (56.58%) Mockito
2 19 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (22.37%) JIRA
4 9 (11.84%) DbUnit
4 9 (11.84%) jMock
4 9 (11.84%) Maven
4 9 (11.84%) SonarQube
5 8 (10.53%) Vagrant
6 7 (9.21%) Apache Archiva
6 7 (9.21%) Artifactory
6 7 (9.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (9.21%) Bitbucket
6 7 (9.21%) GitLab
6 7 (9.21%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (9.21%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 3 (3.95%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (85.53%) Spring
2 49 (64.47%) Apache Camel
3 47 (61.84%) REST
3 47 (61.84%) RESTful
4 46 (60.53%) React
5 45 (59.21%) Node.js
6 40 (52.63%) Spring Integration
7 36 (47.37%) JMS
8 34 (44.74%) JAX-RS
9 21 (27.63%) AngularJS
10 20 (26.32%) Spring Boot
11 16 (21.05%) Java EE
12 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
13 10 (13.16%) Drools
13 10 (13.16%) Web Services
13 10 (13.16%) WireMock
14 9 (11.84%) J2EE
14 9 (11.84%) PowerMock
14 9 (11.84%) SOAP
15 8 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Blog
1 10 (13.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (90.79%) TDD
3 50 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (55.26%) Microservices
5 41 (53.95%) Open Source
6 39 (51.32%) MVC
6 39 (51.32%) Pair Programming
7 34 (44.74%) CQRS
7 34 (44.74%) Dependency Injection
7 34 (44.74%) Domain-Driven Design
7 34 (44.74%) Test Automation
8 19 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (23.68%) Concurrent Programming
9 18 (23.68%) Database Security
9 18 (23.68%) Multithreading
10 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
11 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
12 12 (15.79%) Scrum
13 11 (14.47%) BDD
14 10 (13.16%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (75.00%) Java 8
3 51 (67.11%) JavaScript
4 20 (26.32%) SQL
5 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.05%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 20 (26.32%) Docker
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.21%) vSphere
3 2 (2.63%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.89%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 3 (3.95%) Ansible
4 3 (3.95%) Terraform
5 1 (1.32%) Grafana
5 1 (1.32%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) IBM
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
1 7 (9.21%) VMware
2 6 (7.89%) NetIQ
3 4 (5.26%) CyberArk
3 4 (5.26%) ForgeRock
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) Pega
5 1 (1.32%) WSO2