The average pay for a Java Developer is £34,042 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C# Programming Language, Agile, Agile Software Development, C#, and J2EE.

£22,231 - £51,485
£22K
£34K
£51K
MEDIAN: £34,042
10%
50%
90%

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£19.52 - £50.87
£20
MEDIAN: £20.48
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Salary
£22,231 - £51,485  
   
Bonus
£497.21 - £5,052  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £59,598  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£22,321 - £54,162  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 483
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£17£34£51
Hourly Rate
£20.48  
   
Overtime
£28.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£497.21 - £5,052  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £59,598  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£22,321 - £54,162  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay by Experience Level for Java Developer

Pay by Experience for a Java Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Java Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 366 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Java Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 150 salaries. An experienced Java Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 45 salaries. A Java Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £34,577

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Java Developer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Java Developer?

Java Developer in London:
"Amazing."
Pros: Being creative I can create anything I want that public can see.
Cons: Roadmap does not have any interesting project.

Java Developer in London:
Pros: The fact that everyone is nice and they really do care about you.
Cons: The wage as it is not up to the market rate

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Key Stats for Java Developer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Java Developer Salaries

▲35%

▲21%

Late-Career
▲13%

National Average
₤35,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Java Developer Salaries

C# Programming Language
▲30%

Agile
▲28%


C#
▲16%

▲11%

▲8%

▲3%

▲2%

SQL
▲1%

Java
▼0%

National Average
₤35,000

▼3%

▼4%

▼5%


C++
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
no benefits
None: 39%