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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 237 217 268
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 29 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 14
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Bedfordshire -9 6 £43,000 +32.30%
Cambridgeshire -9 6 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Essex +5 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (98.55%) Software Engineering
3 57 (82.61%) OO
4 54 (78.26%) UNIX
5 51 (73.91%) Linux
6 46 (66.67%) Degree
7 44 (63.77%) Computer Science
8 42 (60.87%) C
8 42 (60.87%) C++
9 41 (59.42%) C#
10 40 (57.97%) Python
10 40 (57.97%) Multithreading
11 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (27.54%) JBoss
13 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
14 16 (23.19%) Web Services
15 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
15 15 (21.74%) JSP
15 15 (21.74%) jQuery
15 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
16 13 (18.84%) ICEfaces
16 13 (18.84%) Ajax
16 13 (18.84%) Web Development
16 13 (18.84%) Java EE
16 13 (18.84%) JSF
16 13 (18.84%) DB2
16 13 (18.84%) Struts
16 13 (18.84%) Migration
17 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
18 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) PSTN
1 4 (5.80%) VoIP
1 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
1 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 13 (18.84%) DB2
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Eclipse
2 9 (13.04%) MyEclipse
3 3 (4.35%) JUnit
4 2 (2.90%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) Ant
5 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) Gradle
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) Trac
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Automotive
2 1 (1.45%) Publishing
2 1 (1.45%) Games
2 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) Web Services
2 15 (21.74%) JSP
2 15 (21.74%) jQuery
3 13 (18.84%) ICEfaces
3 13 (18.84%) Struts
3 13 (18.84%) JSF
3 13 (18.84%) Ajax
3 13 (18.84%) Java EE
4 6 (8.70%) Servlets
5 5 (7.25%) XML
6 4 (5.80%) HTML
7 3 (4.35%) J2EE
7 3 (4.35%) SOAP
7 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.90%) XHTML
8 2 (2.90%) EJB
8 2 (2.90%) XSL
9 1 (1.45%) XSLT
9 1 (1.45%) CSS
9 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (63.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.45%) Physics
3 1 (1.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 54 (78.26%) UNIX
2 51 (73.91%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (98.55%) Software Engineering
2 57 (82.61%) OO
3 40 (57.97%) Multithreading
4 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.84%) Web Development
5 13 (18.84%) Migration
6 9 (13.04%) RAD
7 6 (8.70%) Scrum
8 4 (5.80%) ETL
9 3 (4.35%) Project Management
10 2 (2.90%) Release Management
10 2 (2.90%) TDD
10 2 (2.90%) OOP
11 1 (1.45%) Kanban
11 1 (1.45%) Feature Driven Development
11 1 (1.45%) BDD
11 1 (1.45%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.45%) Android Development
11 1 (1.45%) MVC
11 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (60.87%) C
2 42 (60.87%) C++
3 41 (59.42%) C#
4 40 (57.97%) Python
5 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.25%) SQL
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) JBoss
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) Sunopsis
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) Apple
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