The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 295 335 381
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 927 988 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 0.93% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.97% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 789 871 755
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,174
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the UK.

Java Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 880 £55,000 +10.00% 111
London +38 407 £63,125 +5.20% 47
South East +59 139 £50,000 +11.11% 18
South West -9 114 £46,000 +8.23% 13
East of England +31 112 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Cambridgeshire +22 69 £47,000 +6.81% 8
Cambridge +30 61 £45,000 +2.27% 8
Somerset +17 50 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Yorkshire -1 45 £55,000 +15.78% 12
North West -14 44 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Gloucestershire +4 43 £50,000 +42.85% 6
City of London -19 43 £62,500 +4.16% 12
Manchester +5 39 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Berkshire +75 37 £50,000 +11.11%
Surrey +36 32 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Yorkshire +1 32 £53,750 +7.50% 8
Leeds +3 30 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Hampshire +12 26 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Cheltenham - 25 £52,500 -
Reading +49 24 £52,500 +10.52%
Oxfordshire +47 22 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Bath +14 21 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wales -4 21 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Scotland +24 20 £40,500 -4.70% 6
West Midlands -12 20 £38,250 -27.14% 1
Oxford +40 17 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Norwich -2 17 £49,500 -
Norfolk -6 17 £49,500 -
Essex +7 16 £40,000 -20.00%
South Yorkshire +13 14 £55,000 +27.90% 3

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 1810 (100.00%) Java
2 1179 (65.14%) Software Engineering
3 964 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
4 647 (35.75%) SQL
5 476 (26.30%) JavaScript
6 459 (25.36%) Spring
7 436 (24.09%) TDD
8 382 (21.10%) Finance
9 379 (20.94%) Linux
10 354 (19.56%) Degree
11 348 (19.23%) Python
12 329 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 326 (18.01%) OO
14 323 (17.85%) Scrum
15 322 (17.79%) Web Services
16 317 (17.51%) HTML
17 300 (16.57%) Oracle
18 294 (16.24%) BDD
19 281 (15.52%) J2EE
20 274 (15.14%) NoSQL
21 273 (15.08%) Computer Science
22 271 (14.97%) Git (software)
23 245 (13.54%) C++
24 241 (13.31%) Maven
25 228 (12.60%) Hibernate
26 221 (12.21%) REST
27 218 (12.04%) Jenkins
28 216 (11.93%) DevOps
29 211 (11.66%) RESTful
30 208 (11.49%) JUnit

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 168 (9.28%) Tomcat
2 119 (6.57%) Apache Spark
3 111 (6.13%) Apache
4 108 (5.97%) JBoss
5 95 (5.25%) Elasticsearch
6 72 (3.98%) WebSphere
7 66 (3.65%) WebLogic
8 59 (3.26%) Apache Pig
9 29 (1.60%) Confluence
10 27 (1.49%) IIS
11 23 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
12 22 (1.22%) GlassFish
13 18 (0.99%) nginx
14 14 (0.77%) Jetty
14 14 (0.77%) Mule
15 11 (0.61%) Apache Solr
15 11 (0.61%) CMS
15 11 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (1.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.055%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 24 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.33%) Summit
4 4 (0.22%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.17%) Postilion
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.055%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 130 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (3.26%) SaaS
3 58 (3.20%) GitHub
4 26 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.88%) IaaS
7 15 (0.83%) PaaS
8 13 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 13 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.50%) Google App Engine
10 7 (0.39%) iTunes
11 6 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.11%) Office 365
14 2 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.92%) Internet
2 43 (2.38%) HTTP
3 26 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 23 (1.27%) SMTP
5 18 (0.99%) DNS
6 17 (0.94%) SNMP
7 14 (0.77%) LDAP
8 13 (0.72%) SSL
9 11 (0.61%) VoIP
10 8 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (0.44%) iSCSI
10 8 (0.44%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.39%) VPN
12 5 (0.28%) 802.11
12 5 (0.28%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.28%) Firewall
12 5 (0.28%) Wireless
13 4 (0.22%) AMQP
13 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (15.14%) NoSQL
2 201 (11.10%) Big Data
3 193 (10.66%) MongoDB
4 183 (10.11%) MySQL
5 165 (9.12%) Hadoop
6 124 (6.85%) Relational Database
7 114 (6.30%) SQL Server
8 101 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 75 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
10 72 (3.98%) Apache Hive
11 60 (3.31%) Oracle Database
12 59 (3.26%) HBase
13 48 (2.65%) RDBMS
14 37 (2.04%) Apache Accumulo
14 37 (2.04%) Redis
15 36 (1.99%) Neo4j
16 23 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
18 17 (0.94%) Data Mining
18 17 (0.94%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 271 (14.97%) Git (software)
2 241 (13.31%) Maven
3 218 (12.04%) Jenkins
4 208 (11.49%) JUnit
5 188 (10.39%) Selenium
6 143 (7.90%) Cucumber
7 98 (5.41%) Eclipse
8 88 (4.86%) Subversion
9 87 (4.81%) JIRA
10 74 (4.09%) WebDriver
11 67 (3.70%) Ant
12 53 (2.93%) Mercurial
13 52 (2.87%) Gradle
14 50 (2.76%) Vagrant
15 48 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 46 (2.54%) Mockito
17 39 (2.15%) IntelliJ
18 33 (1.82%) JMeter
19 32 (1.77%) Hudson
19 32 (1.77%) JBehave
General
1 382 (21.10%) Finance
2 81 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 73 (4.03%) Games
4 64 (3.54%) Banking
5 45 (2.49%) Marketing
6 43 (2.38%) Retail
7 37 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 36 (1.99%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.66%) Electronics
10 21 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.16%) Prime Brokerage
11 19 (1.05%) Aerospace
12 18 (0.99%) Advertising
12 18 (0.99%) Publishing
13 15 (0.83%) Automotive
14 14 (0.77%) Legal
15 12 (0.66%) Music Industry
16 9 (0.50%) Front Office
17 8 (0.44%) Online Betting
18 7 (0.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (25.36%) Spring
2 322 (17.79%) Web Services
3 317 (17.51%) HTML
4 281 (15.52%) J2EE
5 228 (12.60%) Hibernate
6 221 (12.21%) REST
7 211 (11.66%) RESTful
8 173 (9.56%) CSS
9 151 (8.34%) Java EE
10 136 (7.51%) SOAP
11 135 (7.46%) AngularJS
12 133 (7.35%) XML
13 121 (6.69%) HTML5
14 115 (6.35%) Node.js
15 85 (4.70%) .NET
16 77 (4.25%) JSON
17 69 (3.81%) JMS
18 61 (3.37%) jQuery
19 57 (3.15%) JSF
20 56 (3.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 273 (15.08%) Computer Science
2 152 (8.40%) Algorithms
3 100 (5.52%) Fintech
4 95 (5.25%) Data Structures
5 83 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
7 57 (3.15%) Mathematics
8 49 (2.71%) Artificial Intelligence
9 46 (2.54%) User Experience
10 42 (2.32%) Mobile App
11 30 (1.66%) Physics
12 27 (1.49%) Client/Server
12 27 (1.49%) Virtual Team
13 26 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 22 (1.22%) RIA
15 21 (1.16%) Blockchain
16 19 (1.05%) Bitcoin
16 19 (1.05%) Visualisation
17 17 (0.94%) Cryptocurrency
18 15 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 379 (20.94%) Linux
2 178 (9.83%) Unix
3 92 (5.08%) Windows
4 84 (4.64%) Android
5 70 (3.87%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.77%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.61%) AIX
9 9 (0.50%) Solaris
10 8 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.39%) CentOS
12 6 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.11%) Debian
13 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1179 (65.14%) Software Engineering
2 964 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
3 436 (24.09%) TDD
4 329 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 326 (18.01%) OO
6 323 (17.85%) Scrum
7 294 (16.24%) BDD
8 216 (11.93%) DevOps
9 195 (10.77%) SDLC
10 178 (9.83%) Open Source
11 150 (8.29%) Microservices
12 131 (7.24%) Automated Testing
13 129 (7.13%) Continuous Delivery
14 127 (7.02%) Multithreading
15 118 (6.52%) OOP
16 104 (5.75%) Kanban
17 102 (5.64%) Unit Testing
18 90 (4.97%) E-Commerce
19 89 (4.92%) Analytics
20 86 (4.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1810 (100.00%) Java
2 647 (35.75%) SQL
3 476 (26.30%) JavaScript
4 348 (19.23%) Python
5 245 (13.54%) C++
6 178 (9.83%) C#
6 178 (9.83%) Scala
7 110 (6.08%) C
8 101 (5.58%) Ruby
9 98 (5.41%) PL/SQL
10 67 (3.70%) PHP
11 65 (3.59%) Perl
12 53 (2.93%) Bash Shell
12 53 (2.93%) Go
13 47 (2.60%) Groovy
14 31 (1.71%) T-SQL
15 30 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.49%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.16%) TypeScript
18 19 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 354 (19.56%) Degree
2 111 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 61 (3.37%) DV Cleared
4 49 (2.71%) PhD
5 28 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 26 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.72%) ISEB
8 12 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.44%) CISSP
11 6 (0.33%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.28%) CCNA
12 5 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.28%) HND
13 4 (0.22%) CISA
13 4 (0.22%) CISM
13 4 (0.22%) GIAC
13 4 (0.22%) MCSE
13 4 (0.22%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (11.44%) QA
2 26 (1.44%) SDET
3 17 (0.94%) SLA
4 10 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.44%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.17%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) HL7
8 2 (0.11%) Section 508
8 2 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 162 (8.95%) Docker
2 37 (2.04%) HDFS
3 29 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 19 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.88%) Apache Flume
7 15 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (0.44%) NFS
9 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.22%) iptables
10 4 (0.22%) vSphere
11 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.055%) Ceph
12 1 (0.055%) Gluster
12 1 (0.055%) KVM
Systems Management
1 101 (5.58%) Ansible
2 97 (5.36%) Puppet
3 72 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (2.04%) Oozie
5 33 (1.82%) Kubernetes
6 20 (1.10%) Mesos
7 19 (1.05%) Nagios
8 15 (0.83%) Salt
9 9 (0.50%) Capistrano
9 9 (0.50%) Grafana
9 9 (0.50%) Terraform
10 8 (0.44%) Kibana
11 7 (0.39%) logstash
11 7 (0.39%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.33%) Packer
13 4 (0.22%) Graphite
13 4 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 300 (16.57%) Oracle
2 49 (2.71%) Microsoft
2 49 (2.71%) VMware
3 39 (2.15%) SAP
4 36 (1.99%) Red Hat
5 33 (1.82%) IBM
6 25 (1.38%) Google
7 24 (1.33%) MuleSoft
8 23 (1.27%) PayPal
9 19 (1.05%) Atlassian
9 19 (1.05%) Cloudera
9 19 (1.05%) Talend
10 18 (0.99%) WSO2
11 16 (0.88%) Splunk
12 15 (0.83%) Hortonworks
13 13 (0.72%) Sophos
13 13 (0.72%) Sybase
14 12 (0.66%) Sun
15 11 (0.61%) Sonatype
16 10 (0.55%) HP
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Webrecruit
Salary: £Excellent DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Save The Children
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago