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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 229 227 254
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 33 67 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.81% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33 62 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
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
7250 8268 8221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.63% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5961 6859 7147
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -13 21 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 9 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Essex - 3 £45,000 - 1
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 57 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (96.49%) Software Engineering
3 33 (57.89%) Degree
4 29 (50.88%) Computer Science
5 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
6 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (42.11%) Python
8 22 (38.60%) SQL
8 22 (38.60%) XML
9 21 (36.84%) HTML
9 21 (36.84%) Git (software)
10 20 (35.09%) OO
11 18 (31.58%) Ant
11 18 (31.58%) MVC
11 18 (31.58%) JSON
12 16 (28.07%) Multithreading
12 16 (28.07%) jQuery
12 16 (28.07%) Algorithms
12 16 (28.07%) Mobile Development
12 16 (28.07%) Maven
12 16 (28.07%) CSS
12 16 (28.07%) C#
12 16 (28.07%) C++
12 16 (28.07%) UNIX
13 15 (26.32%) Scrum
13 15 (26.32%) Selenium
13 15 (26.32%) Open Source
14 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
14 14 (24.56%) JBoss
14 14 (24.56%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 14 (24.56%) JBoss
1 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
2 12 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.51%) SSL
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) MySQL
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 18 (31.58%) Ant
3 16 (28.07%) Maven
4 15 (26.32%) Selenium
5 13 (22.81%) JUnit
6 12 (21.05%) JIRA
7 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.53%) Subversion
8 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.51%) Automotive
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) XML
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 18 (31.58%) JSON
4 16 (28.07%) jQuery
4 16 (28.07%) CSS
5 14 (24.56%) J2EE
6 13 (22.81%) Spring
6 13 (22.81%) HTML5
7 12 (21.05%) CSS3
7 12 (21.05%) PhoneGap
7 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 11 (19.30%) JSP
9 10 (17.54%) Web Services
9 10 (17.54%) Hibernate
10 9 (15.79%) Servlets
11 8 (14.04%) JDBC
12 6 (10.53%) SOAP
12 6 (10.53%) RESTful
13 4 (7.02%) XSLT
14 2 (3.51%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 29 (50.88%) Computer Science
2 16 (28.07%) Algorithms
3 15 (26.32%) Open Source
4 8 (14.04%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.02%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.26%) GIS
7 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) UNIX
2 13 (22.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (96.49%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.09%) OO
4 18 (31.58%) MVC
5 16 (28.07%) Multithreading
5 16 (28.07%) Mobile Development
6 15 (26.32%) Scrum
7 12 (21.05%) SOA
7 12 (21.05%) Web Development
7 12 (21.05%) OOP
8 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.53%) TDD
10 3 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
3 24 (42.11%) Python
4 22 (38.60%) SQL
5 16 (28.07%) C#
5 16 (28.07%) C++
6 13 (22.81%) C
7 12 (21.05%) PHP
7 12 (21.05%) Ruby
8 4 (7.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (57.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle
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