Period
to 25 November 2020

The median annual salary for a SC Cleared Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 636 1065 1156
Rank change year-on-year +429 +91 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a SC Cleared Java Developer 80 5 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 50 3 2
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% -19.23%
10th Percentile £49,750 £52,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £72,625 £67,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year -3.85% - -

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 52,132 128,964 153,286
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.60% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43,454 103,194 123,472
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +386 76 £60,000 -7.69% 9
UK excluding London +302 38 £62,500 -3.85% 4
London - 31 £60,000 - 5
Midlands +118 15 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +106 15 £60,000 - 1
South West +127 8 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Work from Home - 8 £65,000 - 1
North West - 8 £60,000 - 1
North of England - 8 £60,000 - 1
South East +194 5 £65,000 +13.04% 1
East of England - 2 £72,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 80 (100.00%) Java
1 80 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 80 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 72 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (86.25%) TDD
3 69 (86.25%) Spring
4 62 (77.50%) Java 8
5 56 (70.00%) NoSQL
6 51 (63.75%) JavaScript
7 49 (61.25%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (61.25%) React
8 48 (60.00%) Node.js
9 47 (58.75%) Apache Camel
10 46 (57.50%) REST
10 46 (57.50%) RESTful
11 45 (56.25%) Microservices
12 44 (55.00%) Open Source
13 43 (53.75%) MVC
14 42 (52.50%) Pair Programming
14 42 (52.50%) JUnit
14 42 (52.50%) Mockito
14 42 (52.50%) Spring Integration
15 38 (47.50%) JMS
16 37 (46.25%) Test Automation
17 36 (45.00%) Domain-Driven Design
17 36 (45.00%) CQRS
17 36 (45.00%) JAX-RS
17 36 (45.00%) Dependency Injection
18 25 (31.25%) Spring Boot
19 23 (28.75%) 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 16 (20.00%) Confluence
2 8 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.75%) GlassFish
3 7 (8.75%) JBoss
4 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) AWS
2 10 (12.50%) GitHub
3 9 (11.25%) Azure
4 5 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.25%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (52.50%) JUnit
1 42 (52.50%) Mockito
2 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 16 (20.00%) JIRA
4 9 (11.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 8 (10.00%) Vagrant
6 7 (8.75%) Apache Archiva
6 7 (8.75%) Artifactory
6 7 (8.75%) GitLab
6 7 (8.75%) Maven
6 7 (8.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (8.75%) TeamCity
7 5 (6.25%) DbUnit
7 5 (6.25%) jMock
7 5 (6.25%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 3 (3.75%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (86.25%) Spring
2 49 (61.25%) React
3 48 (60.00%) Node.js
4 47 (58.75%) Apache Camel
5 46 (57.50%) REST
5 46 (57.50%) RESTful
6 42 (52.50%) Spring Integration
7 38 (47.50%) JMS
8 36 (45.00%) JAX-RS
9 25 (31.25%) Spring Boot
10 22 (27.50%) AngularJS
11 18 (22.50%) Hibernate
12 17 (21.25%) Java EE
13 9 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (10.00%) Drools
14 8 (10.00%) Spring Batch
14 8 (10.00%) WireMock
15 7 (8.75%) Hystrix
15 7 (8.75%) J2EE
16 6 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Blog
1 10 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (86.25%) TDD
3 49 (61.25%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (56.25%) Microservices
5 44 (55.00%) Open Source
6 43 (53.75%) MVC
7 42 (52.50%) Pair Programming
8 37 (46.25%) Test Automation
9 36 (45.00%) CQRS
9 36 (45.00%) Dependency Injection
9 36 (45.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 20 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (23.75%) Concurrent Programming
11 19 (23.75%) Database Security
11 19 (23.75%) Multithreading
12 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
13 14 (17.50%) Unit Testing
14 8 (10.00%) Scrum
15 7 (8.75%) BDD
15 7 (8.75%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (77.50%) Java 8
3 51 (63.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.75%) SQL
5 8 (10.00%) Python
6 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 80 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 23 (28.75%) Docker
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) vSphere
3 2 (2.50%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.75%) Ansible
3 3 (3.75%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 3 (3.75%) Terraform
4 1 (1.25%) Grafana
4 1 (1.25%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) IBM
3 3 (3.75%) CyberArk
3 3 (3.75%) ForgeRock
3 3 (3.75%) NetIQ
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) Pega
4 1 (1.25%) WSO2