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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 233 256 253
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 29 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £38,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
7182 7688 7318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.90% 95.71% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 6433 6279
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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 +24 16 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Hertfordshire -2 8 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -1 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Essex -8 2 £32,000 -20.00%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (80.65%) Software Engineering
3 41 (66.13%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (53.23%) Degree
5 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
6 30 (48.39%) Git (software)
7 27 (43.55%) Computer Science
8 25 (40.32%) Selenium
8 25 (40.32%) jQuery
8 25 (40.32%) Open Source
8 25 (40.32%) Ant
9 24 (38.71%) XML
9 24 (38.71%) JSON
10 23 (37.10%) MVC
10 23 (37.10%) HTML
11 22 (35.48%) CSS
11 22 (35.48%) JBoss
11 22 (35.48%) Python
11 22 (35.48%) WebSphere
11 22 (35.48%) Mobile Development
12 20 (32.26%) SQL
12 20 (32.26%) JUnit
13 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
13 19 (30.65%) PHP
13 19 (30.65%) SOA
13 19 (30.65%) OOP
13 19 (30.65%) Scrum
13 19 (30.65%) AngularJS
13 19 (30.65%) HTML5
13 19 (30.65%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 22 (35.48%) WebSphere
1 22 (35.48%) JBoss
2 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.61%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 25 (40.32%) Ant
2 25 (40.32%) Selenium
3 20 (32.26%) JUnit
4 19 (30.65%) Maven
4 19 (30.65%) JIRA
5 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.84%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) jQuery
2 24 (38.71%) JSON
2 24 (38.71%) XML
3 23 (37.10%) HTML
4 22 (35.48%) CSS
5 19 (30.65%) HTML5
5 19 (30.65%) CSS3
5 19 (30.65%) PhoneGap
5 19 (30.65%) AngularJS
6 16 (25.81%) J2EE
7 10 (16.13%) Spring
7 10 (16.13%) Web Services
8 8 (12.90%) Hibernate
9 6 (9.68%) Java EE
10 5 (8.06%) RESTful
11 4 (6.45%) Apache Flex
11 4 (6.45%) EJB
11 4 (6.45%) JDBC
11 4 (6.45%) JSP
12 3 (4.84%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.68%) GIS
4 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.23%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.23%) Physics
6 1 (1.61%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) UNIX
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Software Engineering
2 41 (66.13%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.32%) Open Source
4 23 (37.10%) MVC
5 22 (35.48%) Mobile Development
6 19 (30.65%) Scrum
6 19 (30.65%) OOP
6 19 (30.65%) Web Development
6 19 (30.65%) SOA
7 18 (29.03%) OO
8 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.29%) Kanban
9 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.45%) TDD
11 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.84%) SDLC
12 1 (1.61%) API Development
12 1 (1.61%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (1.61%) BDD
12 1 (1.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 22 (35.48%) Python
4 20 (32.26%) SQL
5 19 (30.65%) Ruby
5 19 (30.65%) PHP
6 3 (4.84%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) C
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
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