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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 230 229 265
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 24 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 10
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
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
6887 6356 8187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.31% 96.32% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5135 7089
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Hertfordshire +3 21 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £40,000 +26.98%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (96.67%) Software Engineering
3 41 (68.33%) OO
4 37 (61.67%) UNIX
5 36 (60.00%) Degree
6 33 (55.00%) Computer Science
7 32 (53.33%) Linux
8 30 (50.00%) C++
9 29 (48.33%) C
9 29 (48.33%) C#
9 29 (48.33%) Algorithms
10 28 (46.67%) Python
11 27 (45.00%) Multithreading
12 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
13 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (28.33%) JSP
15 14 (23.33%) Web Services
16 13 (21.67%) Eclipse
17 12 (20.00%) Scrum
17 12 (20.00%) Servlets
18 11 (18.33%) JBoss
18 11 (18.33%) jQuery
19 10 (16.67%) WebSphere
19 10 (16.67%) Web Development
19 10 (16.67%) XML
19 10 (16.67%) HTML
19 10 (16.67%) SQL
20 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
20 9 (15.00%) Ajax
21 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (18.33%) JBoss
2 10 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 8 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) PSTN
1 4 (6.67%) VoIP
1 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) DB2
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Eclipse
2 8 (13.33%) MyEclipse
3 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Maven
3 5 (8.33%) JUnit
4 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.00%) Subversion
4 3 (5.00%) Ant
5 2 (3.33%) JIRA
5 2 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) JSP
2 14 (23.33%) Web Services
3 12 (20.00%) Servlets
4 11 (18.33%) jQuery
5 10 (16.67%) XML
5 10 (16.67%) HTML
6 9 (15.00%) Ajax
7 8 (13.33%) Java EE
7 8 (13.33%) Struts
7 8 (13.33%) JSF
7 8 (13.33%) J2EE
7 8 (13.33%) ICEfaces
8 7 (11.67%) Spring
9 6 (10.00%) SOAP
10 5 (8.33%) CSS
10 5 (8.33%) JSON
11 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.67%) JDBC
12 3 (5.00%) HTML5
12 3 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 29 (48.33%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (61.67%) UNIX
2 32 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 41 (68.33%) OO
3 27 (45.00%) Multithreading
4 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.00%) Scrum
6 10 (16.67%) Web Development
7 8 (13.33%) Migration
7 8 (13.33%) RAD
8 5 (8.33%) MVC
9 4 (6.67%) TDD
10 2 (3.33%) OOP
10 2 (3.33%) SOA
10 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.67%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (50.00%) C++
3 29 (48.33%) C
3 29 (48.33%) C#
4 28 (46.67%) Python
5 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) PHP
8 2 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle
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