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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 223 197 270
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 29 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.56% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.58% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 10
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
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
7344 6551 8524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 5257 7412
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 £60,000 £55,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -8 24 £47,500 +11.76%
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Bedfordshire -4 2 £44,500 +4.70%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (96.61%) Software Engineering
3 46 (77.97%) OO
4 40 (67.80%) UNIX
4 40 (67.80%) Degree
5 37 (62.71%) Computer Science
6 36 (61.02%) Linux
7 33 (55.93%) C
7 33 (55.93%) C++
8 32 (54.24%) C#
8 32 (54.24%) Algorithms
9 31 (52.54%) Multithreading
10 30 (50.85%) Python
11 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
12 16 (27.12%) JSP
13 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (18.64%) Web Services
15 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.95%) Servlets
15 10 (16.95%) JBoss
15 10 (16.95%) Eclipse
16 9 (15.25%) Scrum
16 9 (15.25%) Ajax
16 9 (15.25%) WebSphere
16 9 (15.25%) jQuery
16 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
17 8 (13.56%) J2EE
17 8 (13.56%) DB2
17 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (13.56%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (16.95%) JBoss
2 9 (15.25%) WebSphere
3 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) PSTN
1 4 (6.78%) VoIP
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.56%) DB2
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Eclipse
2 8 (13.56%) MyEclipse
3 6 (10.17%) Maven
4 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.39%) Ant
6 1 (1.69%) Gradle
6 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) JSP
2 11 (18.64%) Web Services
3 10 (16.95%) Servlets
4 9 (15.25%) Ajax
4 9 (15.25%) jQuery
5 8 (13.56%) ICEfaces
5 8 (13.56%) Java EE
5 8 (13.56%) Struts
5 8 (13.56%) JSF
5 8 (13.56%) J2EE
6 6 (10.17%) HTML
6 6 (10.17%) XML
7 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.47%) Spring
8 4 (6.78%) SOAP
9 3 (5.08%) JSON
9 3 (5.08%) JDBC
9 3 (5.08%) RESTful
10 2 (3.39%) CSS
11 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (62.71%) Computer Science
2 32 (54.24%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.39%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) UNIX
2 36 (61.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (96.61%) Software Engineering
2 46 (77.97%) OO
3 31 (52.54%) Multithreading
4 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Migration
6 8 (13.56%) RAD
6 8 (13.56%) Web Development
7 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 3 (5.08%) MVC
9 1 (1.69%) OOP
9 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.69%) OOD
9 1 (1.69%) Project Management
9 1 (1.69%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (55.93%) C
2 33 (55.93%) C++
3 32 (54.24%) C#
4 30 (50.85%) Python
5 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.86%) SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle