The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 225 222 223
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 39 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 26
Average salary £48,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.49% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the East of England region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Java Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +9 19 £48,500 +21.25% 7
Hertfordshire -3 13 £75,000 +66.66% 3
Essex - 6 £24,000 -
Bedfordshire -3 1 - -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (81.00%) Software Engineering
3 53 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (52.00%) Degree
5 41 (41.00%) Computer Science
5 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
5 41 (41.00%) SQL
6 37 (37.00%) OO
7 34 (34.00%) Oracle
8 27 (27.00%) J2EE
9 26 (26.00%) Jenkins
10 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 25 (25.00%) Maven
11 23 (23.00%) NoSQL
12 22 (22.00%) Spring
13 20 (20.00%) Scrum
13 20 (20.00%) Web Services
14 19 (19.00%) Linux
14 19 (19.00%) HTML
15 18 (18.00%) CSS
16 17 (17.00%) OOP
16 17 (17.00%) JBoss
17 15 (15.00%) XML
17 15 (15.00%) RESTful
18 14 (14.00%) Open Source
18 14 (14.00%) Mathematics
18 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (14.00%) Relational Database
19 13 (13.00%) WebLogic
19 13 (13.00%) Python

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (17.00%) JBoss
2 13 (13.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (13.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.00%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (8.00%) Node.js
4 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.00%) GlassFish
6 6 (6.00%) Apache
6 6 (6.00%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.00%) CMS
7 2 (2.00%) Documentum
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.00%) Google App Engine
3 3 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) AMQP
1 6 (6.00%) MQTT
2 4 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (14.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.00%) Big Data
5 8 (8.00%) Couchbase
6 7 (7.00%) MySQL
6 7 (7.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.00%) GIS
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (26.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.00%) Maven
3 10 (10.00%) JUnit
3 10 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (8.00%) JIRA
5 7 (7.00%) Selenium
6 4 (4.00%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.00%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.00%) Ant
9 1 (1.00%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.00%) JMeter
General
1 8 (8.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Automotive
3 5 (5.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Electronics
5 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.00%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.00%) J2EE
2 22 (22.00%) Spring
3 20 (20.00%) Web Services
4 19 (19.00%) HTML
5 18 (18.00%) CSS
6 15 (15.00%) RESTful
6 15 (15.00%) XML
7 12 (12.00%) Apache Flex
8 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (8.00%) Guice
8 8 (8.00%) HTML5
8 8 (8.00%) JMS
8 8 (8.00%) JSON
8 8 (8.00%) Swing
9 7 (7.00%) Ajax
9 7 (7.00%) Lucene
10 6 (6.00%) jQuery
10 6 (6.00%) SOAP
11 5 (5.00%) Java EE
11 5 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (41.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (14.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.00%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.00%) Biology
4 8 (8.00%) Life Science
5 5 (5.00%) Proteomics
6 4 (4.00%) Internet of Things
6 4 (4.00%) Physics
7 3 (3.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.00%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (1.00%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) Unix
3 5 (5.00%) Windows
4 4 (4.00%) Android
4 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (81.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (37.00%) OO
4 20 (20.00%) Scrum
5 17 (17.00%) OOP
6 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.00%) Open Source
7 13 (13.00%) TDD
8 12 (12.00%) MVC
9 8 (8.00%) Bioinformatics
10 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.00%) Project Management
11 6 (6.00%) BDD
11 6 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (5.00%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.00%) Web Development
13 4 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.00%) CRM
13 4 (4.00%) Unit Testing
14 3 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (41.00%) SQL
3 13 (13.00%) Python
4 11 (11.00%) C#
5 8 (8.00%) C++
6 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.00%) Perl
7 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.00%) PHP
8 3 (3.00%) Scala
9 2 (2.00%) C
9 2 (2.00%) Ruby
9 2 (2.00%) XQuery
10 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (52.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) PhD
3 1 (1.00%) CCNA
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.00%) CISSP
3 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) GIAC
3 1 (1.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MCSE
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) SANS
3 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) SSCP
3 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.00%) Sybase
3 3 (3.00%) SAP
4 2 (2.00%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
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