Period
to 13 May 2021

The median annual salary for a SC Cleared Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 May 2021.

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
13 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 866 899 1121
Rank change year-on-year +33 +222 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a SC Cleared Java Developer 13 16 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.017% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 2
10th Percentile £45,000 " "
25th Percentile £48,125 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -14.89%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,813 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,875 "
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,250 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.43% +15.00% +5.26%

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 82,553 93,287 138,618
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.73% 95.33% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63,537 75,817 111,221
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,126 £38,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 13 May 2021.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared Java Developer in the UK

SC Cleared Java Developer
Top 9 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 13 May 2021. 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 +29 13 £60,000 -7.69% 7
London +62 7 £60,000 -14.29% 5
UK excluding London +37 6 £57,250 -0.43% 2
South West -11 3 £57,000 -15.56% 2
Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Work from Home -174 1 £70,000 +1.82% 2
North of England - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 13 May 2021, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) Spring
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) NoSQL
5 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
6 5 (38.46%) Docker
6 5 (38.46%) DevOps
6 5 (38.46%) Microservices
6 5 (38.46%) RESTful
6 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 5 (38.46%) AWS
7 4 (30.77%) Open Source
7 4 (30.77%) Mockito
7 4 (30.77%) BDD
7 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 4 (30.77%) JUnit
7 4 (30.77%) Python
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
7 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (30.77%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (30.77%) Java 8
8 3 (23.08%) SDLC

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 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 2 (15.38%) AWS KMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
2 2 (15.38%) HBase
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Neo4j
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Mockito
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
4 2 (15.38%) DbUnit
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) jMock
4 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
5 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
3 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (15.38%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (15.38%) JPA
6 2 (15.38%) Kafka
6 2 (15.38%) Node.js
6 2 (15.38%) PowerMock
6 2 (15.38%) React
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Concurrent Programming
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) BPMN
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Data Pipeline
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java 8
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft