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The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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

Java Developer
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 125 81 46
Rank change year-on-year -44 -35 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2,190 1,235 567
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.07% 3.91% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 4.14% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,518 1,123 513
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
75th Percentile £92,500 £78,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 67,052 29,807 8,814
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.89% 94.48% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40,834 24,748 7,607
10th Percentile £35,815 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £79,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Java Developer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Java Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Java Developer trend for jobs with a WFH option

Java Developer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Java Developer.

Java Developer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Java Developer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Java Developer over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Java Developer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, Java Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 2,190 (100.00%) Java
2 1,187 (54.20%) Agile
3 1,186 (54.16%) Spring
4 900 (41.10%) AWS
5 812 (37.08%) Microservices
6 695 (31.74%) Docker
7 671 (30.64%) Kubernetes
8 647 (29.54%) Spring Boot
9 615 (28.08%) Finance
10 593 (27.08%) Software Engineering
11 584 (26.67%) JavaScript
12 573 (26.16%) TDD
13 535 (24.43%) Kafka
14 493 (22.51%) Git (software)
15 487 (22.24%) React
16 451 (20.59%) CI/CD
17 424 (19.36%) RESTful
18 412 (18.81%) SQL
19 397 (18.13%) Scrum
20 386 (17.63%) AngularJS
21 378 (17.26%) PostgreSQL
22 362 (16.53%) Jenkins
23 361 (16.48%) NoSQL
24 338 (15.43%) Azure
25 327 (14.93%) Social Skills
26 326 (14.89%) Kotlin
27 324 (14.79%) DevOps
28 310 (14.16%) Full Stack Development
29 291 (13.29%) REST
30 282 (12.88%) Test Automation

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 156 (7.12%) Apache Solr
2 141 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (2.51%) Confluence
4 42 (1.92%) Apache
5 36 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 35 (1.60%) JBoss
7 29 (1.32%) Apache Spark
8 22 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 17 (0.78%) GlassFish
10 16 (0.73%) Jupyter
11 15 (0.68%) CMS
11 15 (0.68%) WildFly
12 14 (0.64%) nginx
13 12 (0.55%) Ethereum
13 12 (0.55%) Jetty
14 9 (0.41%) MQSeries
15 8 (0.37%) Apache Pulsar
15 8 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (0.18%) WordPress
17 3 (0.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 21 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (0.55%) Ripple
2 12 (0.55%) Ripple XRP
3 9 (0.41%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.14%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.091%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.046%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 900 (41.10%) AWS
2 338 (15.43%) Azure
3 269 (12.28%) GCP
4 154 (7.03%) Serverless
5 137 (6.26%) AWS Lambda
6 108 (4.93%) GitHub
7 96 (4.38%) Amazon S3
8 78 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
9 68 (3.11%) SaaS
10 53 (2.42%) Azure Functions
11 52 (2.37%) Slack
12 51 (2.33%) Firebase
13 49 (2.24%) OpenShift
14 42 (1.92%) Google Play
14 42 (1.92%) WhatsApp
15 37 (1.69%) GitHub Actions
16 33 (1.51%) Amazon ECS
16 33 (1.51%) Google Workspace
17 26 (1.19%) Amazon Kinesis
18 25 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.69%) HTTP
2 43 (1.96%) VoIP
3 18 (0.82%) Internet
4 12 (0.55%) Broadband
5 7 (0.32%) Kerberos
6 6 (0.27%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.18%) Network Security
8 3 (0.14%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.091%) Firewall
9 2 (0.091%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.091%) SSL
10 1 (0.046%) AMQP
10 1 (0.046%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.046%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.046%) FCAPS
10 1 (0.046%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.046%) RS-232
10 1 (0.046%) SD-WAN
10 1 (0.046%) VPN
10 1 (0.046%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (17.26%) PostgreSQL
2 361 (16.48%) NoSQL
3 238 (10.87%) MongoDB
4 237 (10.82%) Redis
5 226 (10.32%) Big Data
6 201 (9.18%) MySQL
7 166 (7.58%) Relational Database
8 92 (4.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 66 (3.01%) Hadoop
10 59 (2.69%) SQL Server
11 54 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 52 (2.37%) RDBMS
13 45 (2.05%) Hazelcast
14 21 (0.96%) OLAP
15 20 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
15 20 (0.91%) Apache Pinot
15 20 (0.91%) Electronic Patient Records
16 19 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
17 14 (0.64%) MariaDB
18 13 (0.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 493 (22.51%) Git (software)
2 362 (16.53%) Jenkins
3 235 (10.73%) Maven
4 205 (9.36%) JUnit
5 129 (5.89%) Mockito
6 108 (4.93%) Gradle
7 101 (4.61%) JIRA
8 65 (2.97%) GitLab
9 45 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 42 (1.92%) Android Studio
11 33 (1.51%) Subversion
12 31 (1.42%) Selenium
13 27 (1.23%) Eclipse
14 23 (1.05%) Jasmine
14 23 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
14 23 (1.05%) TestNG
15 22 (1.00%) IntelliJ
16 21 (0.96%) Bitbucket
17 20 (0.91%) Cucumber
18 19 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 615 (28.08%) Finance
2 327 (14.93%) Social Skills
3 194 (8.86%) Banking
4 158 (7.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 108 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 104 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
7 98 (4.47%) Retail
8 85 (3.88%) Public Sector
9 80 (3.65%) Front Office
10 65 (2.97%) Marketing
11 48 (2.19%) Games
12 39 (1.78%) Financial Institution
13 38 (1.74%) Law
14 30 (1.37%) Investment Banking
15 25 (1.14%) Automotive
15 25 (1.14%) Electronics
16 24 (1.10%) Advertising
17 22 (1.00%) Local Government
17 22 (1.00%) Manufacturing
17 22 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,186 (54.16%) Spring
2 647 (29.54%) Spring Boot
3 535 (24.43%) Kafka
4 487 (22.24%) React
5 424 (19.36%) RESTful
6 386 (17.63%) AngularJS
7 291 (13.29%) REST
8 252 (11.51%) Hibernate
9 227 (10.37%) Node.js
10 213 (9.73%) Web Services
11 211 (9.63%) HTML
12 133 (6.07%) CSS
13 122 (5.57%) RabbitMQ
14 121 (5.53%) JSON
15 116 (5.30%) OAuth
16 106 (4.84%) .NET
17 103 (4.70%) SOAP
18 97 (4.43%) GraphQL
19 96 (4.38%) Apache Camel
20 90 (4.11%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 193 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
2 171 (7.81%) Social Media
3 112 (5.11%) User Experience
4 100 (4.57%) Hedge funds
5 69 (3.15%) Social Network
6 65 (2.97%) Public Cloud
7 64 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 63 (2.88%) Cloud Native
8 63 (2.88%) Data Structures
9 60 (2.74%) Algorithms
10 58 (2.65%) Video\Live Streaming
11 51 (2.33%) Virtual Team
12 50 (2.28%) Cyberattack
13 48 (2.19%) Mobile Payment
14 47 (2.15%) Blockchain
15 43 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 43 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
16 42 (1.92%) Blog
16 42 (1.92%) Handset
17 37 (1.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 231 (10.55%) Linux
2 92 (4.20%) Unix
3 72 (3.29%) Android
4 36 (1.64%) Windows
5 21 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.73%) Mac OS
7 13 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.55%) CentOS
9 4 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.091%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.091%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.046%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,187 (54.20%) Agile
2 812 (37.08%) Microservices
3 593 (27.08%) Software Engineering
4 573 (26.16%) TDD
5 451 (20.59%) CI/CD
6 397 (18.13%) Scrum
7 324 (14.79%) DevOps
8 310 (14.16%) Full Stack Development
9 282 (12.88%) Test Automation
10 270 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
11 265 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
12 255 (11.64%) OO
13 196 (8.95%) BDD
14 177 (8.08%) Mentoring
15 172 (7.85%) Fintech
16 152 (6.94%) Unit Testing
17 149 (6.80%) Asset Management
18 148 (6.76%) Collaborative Working
19 145 (6.62%) Event-Driven
20 144 (6.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,190 (100.00%) Java
2 584 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 412 (18.81%) SQL
4 326 (14.89%) Kotlin
5 230 (10.50%) Python
6 193 (8.81%) Go
7 152 (6.94%) TypeScript
8 99 (4.52%) C#
9 87 (3.97%) Scala
10 66 (3.01%) Groovy
11 56 (2.56%) Ruby
12 33 (1.51%) PHP
12 33 (1.51%) Shell Script
13 30 (1.37%) C++
14 27 (1.23%) Perl
15 23 (1.05%) Bash
16 21 (0.96%) C
17 19 (0.87%) Clojure
18 18 (0.82%) PowerShell
19 13 (0.59%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 177 (8.08%) Degree
2 95 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 80 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 61 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.091%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.046%) CCNA
8 1 (0.046%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.046%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.046%) HND
8 1 (0.046%) PhD
8 1 (0.046%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (7.90%) QA
2 7 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.091%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.091%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.091%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.091%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.046%) GDPR
4 1 (0.046%) HL7
4 1 (0.046%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.046%) PSD2
System Software
1 695 (31.74%) Docker
2 42 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.27%) Firmware
4 6 (0.27%) GridGain
5 5 (0.23%) KVM
5 5 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.18%) Postfix
7 1 (0.046%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 671 (30.64%) Kubernetes
2 171 (7.81%) Terraform
3 68 (3.11%) Ansible
4 37 (1.69%) Kibana
5 33 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
7 21 (0.96%) Prometheus
8 20 (0.91%) Puppet
9 19 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
10 14 (0.64%) Grafana
11 6 (0.27%) logstash
12 5 (0.23%) Consul
12 5 (0.23%) Istio
12 5 (0.23%) Packer
13 4 (0.18%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.046%) HP Fortify
14 1 (0.046%) Nagios
Vendors
1 150 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 132 (6.03%) Oracle
3 125 (5.71%) Google
4 114 (5.21%) Twitter
5 42 (1.92%) Snapchat
6 33 (1.51%) Brandwatch
7 24 (1.10%) MuleSoft
8 22 (1.00%) Civica
9 19 (0.87%) Atlassian
9 19 (0.87%) SAP
10 14 (0.64%) Guidewire
11 13 (0.59%) Datto
12 12 (0.55%) IBM
13 11 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.37%) VMware
15 7 (0.32%) ServiceNow
16 6 (0.27%) Red Hat
17 5 (0.23%) Solace
18 4 (0.18%) Freshdesk
18 4 (0.18%) TIBCO