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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 325 335 391
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 875 1002 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.91% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.95% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 761 860 707
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +4 830 £54,000 +8.00% 112
London +16 376 £60,500 +0.83% 56
South East +52 155 £50,000 +14.94% 13
South West -27 97 £46,000 +3.37% 10
East of England +6 87 £49,000 +8.88% 15
City of London +34 54 £58,000 -10.76% 15
Yorkshire +16 53 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Berkshire +49 51 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 50 £50,000 +15.60% 5
Cambridge +3 43 £57,500 +30.68% 5
North West +13 42 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Somerset +16 40 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Reading +29 38 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Yorkshire -2 38 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Leeds +11 37 £55,000 +22.22% 5
West Sussex +33 32 £50,000 +21.95%
Manchester -4 32 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Gloucestershire +10 31 £49,000 +63.33% 5
Surrey +36 29 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Scotland +36 28 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Edinburgh +26 24 £50,000 +56.25% 3
Oxfordshire -14 20 £54,000 +32.51% 3
Hampshire +24 19 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Guildford +32 17 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Bristol -57 17 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Cheltenham -7 16 £50,000 +66.66%
South Yorkshire +20 15 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Hertfordshire +5 14 £45,000 - 6
Bath +2 13 £46,000 +8.23%
West Midlands -36 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1735 (100.00%) Java
2 1080 (62.25%) Software Engineering
3 986 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
4 588 (33.89%) SQL
5 418 (24.09%) TDD
6 410 (23.63%) Spring
7 390 (22.48%) Linux
8 385 (22.19%) JavaScript
9 380 (21.90%) Finance
10 355 (20.46%) Degree
11 349 (20.12%) Scrum
12 336 (19.37%) Python
13 324 (18.67%) Web Services
14 322 (18.56%) OO
15 307 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
16 273 (15.73%) HTML
17 272 (15.68%) Oracle
18 263 (15.16%) BDD
19 259 (14.93%) QA
20 252 (14.52%) Computer Science
21 249 (14.35%) C++
22 246 (14.18%) Maven
23 245 (14.12%) Git (software)
24 233 (13.43%) NoSQL
25 226 (13.03%) J2EE
26 220 (12.68%) Jenkins
27 218 (12.56%) DevOps
28 215 (12.39%) JUnit
29 203 (11.70%) Scala
30 201 (11.59%) Unix

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
1 146 (8.41%) Tomcat
2 92 (5.30%) Apache Spark
3 91 (5.24%) Apache
4 85 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
4 85 (4.90%) JBoss
5 47 (2.71%) WebSphere
6 46 (2.65%) WebLogic
7 34 (1.96%) Confluence
8 33 (1.90%) Apache Pig
9 24 (1.38%) nginx
10 19 (1.10%) IIS
10 19 (1.10%) Mule
11 18 (1.04%) Apache Solr
12 17 (0.98%) CMS
13 13 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
13 13 (0.75%) Jetty
13 13 (0.75%) SAS
14 12 (0.69%) GlassFish
15 9 (0.52%) OpenStack
16 6 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (0.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.17%) MS Office
4 2 (0.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 19 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.23%) Summit
3 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.058%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.058%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 143 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (3.00%) SaaS
3 49 (2.82%) GitHub
4 31 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (1.61%) IaaS
6 22 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 22 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (1.27%) PaaS
7 21 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 12 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.40%) iTunes
11 6 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudSearch
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.86%) Internet
2 47 (2.71%) HTTP
3 22 (1.27%) DNS
4 21 (1.21%) TCP/IP
5 20 (1.15%) SMTP
5 20 (1.15%) SNMP
6 14 (0.81%) SSL
7 13 (0.75%) Multicast
8 11 (0.63%) VPN
9 10 (0.58%) LDAP
10 9 (0.52%) VoIP
11 8 (0.46%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.29%) Firewall
12 5 (0.29%) LAN
13 4 (0.23%) ATM
14 3 (0.17%) AMQP
14 3 (0.17%) SSH
15 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
15 2 (0.12%) ISDN
15 2 (0.12%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (13.43%) NoSQL
2 178 (10.26%) Big Data
3 170 (9.80%) Hadoop
4 161 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 149 (8.59%) MySQL
6 130 (7.49%) Relational Database
7 94 (5.42%) SQL Server
8 90 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 85 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
10 48 (2.77%) Apache Hive
10 48 (2.77%) Oracle Database
11 45 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 38 (2.19%) Neo4j
13 34 (1.96%) Redis
14 29 (1.67%) HBase
15 26 (1.50%) Data Mining
16 18 (1.04%) Apache Accumulo
16 18 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 14 (0.81%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 246 (14.18%) Maven
2 245 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 220 (12.68%) Jenkins
4 215 (12.39%) JUnit
5 198 (11.41%) Selenium
6 169 (9.74%) Cucumber
7 127 (7.32%) JIRA
8 105 (6.05%) WebDriver
9 77 (4.44%) Eclipse
9 77 (4.44%) Subversion
10 71 (4.09%) Ant
11 56 (3.23%) Gradle
12 55 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 48 (2.77%) Mockito
14 45 (2.59%) Vagrant
15 44 (2.54%) TeamCity
16 40 (2.31%) Hudson
17 38 (2.19%) Mercurial
18 37 (2.13%) JBehave
19 36 (2.07%) IntelliJ
General
1 380 (21.90%) Finance
2 90 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 63 (3.63%) Retail
4 60 (3.46%) Games
5 48 (2.77%) Banking
6 37 (2.13%) Marketing
7 33 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.44%) Advertising
10 22 (1.27%) Electronics
10 22 (1.27%) Front Office
11 18 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 17 (0.98%) Aerospace
12 17 (0.98%) Automotive
13 16 (0.92%) Publishing
14 15 (0.86%) Legal
15 14 (0.81%) Law
16 13 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.69%) Music Industry
18 10 (0.58%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (23.63%) Spring
2 324 (18.67%) Web Services
3 273 (15.73%) HTML
4 226 (13.03%) J2EE
5 200 (11.53%) RESTful
6 194 (11.18%) Hibernate
7 183 (10.55%) REST
8 154 (8.88%) CSS
9 141 (8.13%) Java EE
10 138 (7.95%) XML
11 118 (6.80%) Node.js
12 115 (6.63%) SOAP
13 114 (6.57%) AngularJS
14 107 (6.17%) HTML5
15 96 (5.53%) JMS
16 79 (4.55%) JSON
17 73 (4.21%) .NET
18 56 (3.23%) jQuery
19 51 (2.94%) Ajax
20 47 (2.71%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 252 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 143 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 141 (8.13%) Algorithms
4 81 (4.67%) Data Structures
5 56 (3.23%) Fintech
6 54 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 53 (3.05%) Mathematics
8 51 (2.94%) User Experience
9 50 (2.88%) Artificial Intelligence
10 46 (2.65%) Mobile App
11 31 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 29 (1.67%) RIA
13 27 (1.56%) Hedge funds
14 25 (1.44%) Digital Media
14 25 (1.44%) Physics
15 22 (1.27%) Client/Server
15 22 (1.27%) Virtual Team
16 18 (1.04%) Linked Data
16 18 (1.04%) Public Cloud
17 15 (0.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 390 (22.48%) Linux
2 201 (11.59%) Unix
3 98 (5.65%) Windows
4 83 (4.78%) Android
5 52 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.81%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.40%) CentOS
8 7 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.40%) Solaris
9 6 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.23%) AIX
10 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.12%) Debian
12 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.12%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.058%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1080 (62.25%) Software Engineering
2 986 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
3 418 (24.09%) TDD
4 349 (20.12%) Scrum
5 322 (18.56%) OO
6 307 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
7 263 (15.16%) BDD
8 218 (12.56%) DevOps
9 196 (11.30%) Open Source
10 158 (9.11%) Multithreading
11 157 (9.05%) SDLC
12 148 (8.53%) OOP
13 128 (7.38%) Automated Testing
14 117 (6.74%) Microservices
15 107 (6.17%) Unit Testing
16 105 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 105 (6.05%) E-Commerce
17 95 (5.48%) Kanban
18 94 (5.42%) Test Automation
19 90 (5.19%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1735 (100.00%) Java
2 588 (33.89%) SQL
3 385 (22.19%) JavaScript
4 336 (19.37%) Python
5 249 (14.35%) C++
6 203 (11.70%) Scala
7 187 (10.78%) C#
8 115 (6.63%) Ruby
9 96 (5.53%) C
10 74 (4.27%) PL/SQL
11 58 (3.34%) Perl
12 53 (3.05%) Groovy
13 50 (2.88%) PHP
14 46 (2.65%) Bash Shell
15 35 (2.02%) Go
16 27 (1.56%) T-SQL
17 26 (1.50%) Clojure
18 25 (1.44%) Shell Script
19 23 (1.33%) R
20 22 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 355 (20.46%) Degree
2 89 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 43 (2.48%) PhD
4 40 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.50%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.10%) ISEB
8 7 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.35%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.12%) CCNA
11 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.12%) HND
11 2 (0.12%) OCPJWCD
11 2 (0.12%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.058%) GIAC
12 1 (0.058%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.058%) MCSE
12 1 (0.058%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (14.93%) QA
2 34 (1.96%) SDET
3 14 (0.81%) SLA
4 10 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.40%) PA-DSS
6 6 (0.35%) Section 508
7 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.23%) WCAG
8 3 (0.17%) ISO15022
8 3 (0.17%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.12%) HL7
10 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 169 (9.74%) Docker
2 43 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (1.27%) HDFS
5 16 (0.92%) Apache Flume
6 15 (0.86%) Active Directory
7 12 (0.69%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.12%) LXC
10 2 (0.12%) Snort
11 1 (0.058%) Gluster
11 1 (0.058%) iptables
11 1 (0.058%) KVM
11 1 (0.058%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.058%) Varnish
11 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 111 (6.40%) Puppet
2 91 (5.24%) Ansible
3 82 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (1.84%) Kubernetes
5 30 (1.73%) Mesos
6 25 (1.44%) Nagios
7 24 (1.38%) Oozie
8 22 (1.27%) Salt
9 9 (0.52%) Graphite
10 8 (0.46%) Grafana
10 8 (0.46%) Kibana
11 7 (0.40%) Capistrano
12 6 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (0.29%) logstash
14 4 (0.23%) Packer
14 4 (0.23%) Terraform
15 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
16 2 (0.12%) Cobbler
16 2 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 272 (15.68%) Oracle
2 53 (3.05%) VMware
3 44 (2.54%) Microsoft
4 28 (1.61%) SAP
4 28 (1.61%) Sophos
5 26 (1.50%) TIBCO
6 22 (1.27%) IBM
7 20 (1.15%) HP
8 19 (1.10%) Atlassian
8 19 (1.10%) MuleSoft
8 19 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 19 (1.10%) Sybase
9 16 (0.92%) Splunk
9 16 (0.92%) Sun
10 15 (0.86%) PayPal
10 15 (0.86%) Sonatype
11 13 (0.75%) Google
12 12 (0.69%) Cloudera
12 12 (0.69%) WSO2
13 11 (0.63%) Talend
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus £8,400 travel allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago