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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Engineer
UK
Rank 271 332 381
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 965 967 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 0.96% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.99% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 807 816 737
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +54 926 £55,000 +15.78% 114
London +48 360 £65,000 +8.33% 44
South East +30 151 £50,000 +17.64% 27
South West +6 143 £40,000 -4.76% 14
East of England +56 111 £45,000 - 12
Yorkshire +26 68 £55,000 +18.27% 3
Cambridgeshire +27 67 £45,000 - 7
North West +14 64 £50,500 +26.25% 5
Cambridge +35 63 £45,000 - 6
Somerset +22 60 £41,000 +24.24% 5
Manchester +12 60 £50,500 +12.22% 4
City of London -4 50 £66,250 +10.41% 9
West Yorkshire +16 49 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Leeds +11 43 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +12 34 £60,000 +48.14% 11
Gloucestershire -7 34 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Berkshire +45 31 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +37 29 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Milton Keynes +36 29 £38,000 -13.14% 1
Bristol -41 28 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire +25 27 £45,000 - 3
Scotland +27 26 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Reading +47 23 £50,000 - 5
Bath +10 22 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Oxford +13 21 £65,000 +62.50% 7
Essex +31 20 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Surrey +20 16 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Edinburgh +13 16 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Midlands -6 16 £41,250 +17.85% 4
Hertfordshire -7 16 £50,000 +12.99% 2

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 1902 (100.00%) Java
2 1220 (64.14%) Software Engineering
3 950 (49.95%) Agile Software Development
4 603 (31.70%) SQL
5 506 (26.60%) Spring
6 481 (25.29%) JavaScript
7 442 (23.24%) TDD
8 397 (20.87%) Linux
9 380 (19.98%) Continuous Integration
10 376 (19.77%) Python
11 348 (18.30%) Finance
12 338 (17.77%) Scrum
12 338 (17.77%) Degree
13 326 (17.14%) Git (software)
14 317 (16.67%) OO
15 311 (16.35%) HTML
16 287 (15.09%) Computer Science
17 286 (15.04%) Web Services
18 285 (14.98%) NoSQL
19 277 (14.56%) J2EE
20 273 (14.35%) Oracle
21 269 (14.14%) C++
22 264 (13.88%) Hibernate
23 263 (13.83%) BDD
24 260 (13.67%) Maven
25 246 (12.93%) DevOps
26 241 (12.67%) REST
27 232 (12.20%) Selenium
28 224 (11.78%) Jenkins
29 221 (11.62%) QA

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
1 179 (9.41%) Tomcat
2 127 (6.68%) Apache
3 125 (6.57%) Apache Spark
4 124 (6.52%) JBoss
5 100 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
6 81 (4.26%) WebSphere
7 62 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 58 (3.05%) Apache Pig
9 52 (2.73%) Confluence
10 26 (1.37%) Jetty
11 24 (1.26%) GlassFish
12 21 (1.10%) IIS
13 20 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
13 20 (1.05%) Apache Solr
13 20 (1.05%) nginx
14 14 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 13 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
15 13 (0.68%) WildFly
16 11 (0.58%) WordPress
17 10 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 18 (0.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.37%) MS Office
2 7 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.21%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 147 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (3.94%) SaaS
3 72 (3.79%) GitHub
4 41 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (0.95%) Google App Engine
8 14 (0.74%) PaaS
9 13 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.32%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.26%) Heroku
13 4 (0.21%) IaaS
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.16%) Slack
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.11%) Google Play
15 2 (0.11%) iTunes
15 2 (0.11%) Office 365
15 2 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.68%) Internet
2 42 (2.21%) HTTP
3 22 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.74%) Bluetooth
5 13 (0.68%) 802.11
5 13 (0.68%) DNS
5 13 (0.68%) Wireless
6 12 (0.63%) iSCSI
6 12 (0.63%) LDAP
7 11 (0.58%) SNMP
8 10 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (0.53%) Firewall
8 10 (0.53%) SSL
9 9 (0.47%) VoIP
10 6 (0.32%) SMTP
11 5 (0.26%) AMQP
11 5 (0.26%) VPN
12 4 (0.21%) ATM
12 4 (0.21%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (14.98%) NoSQL
2 199 (10.46%) Big Data
3 197 (10.36%) MySQL
4 182 (9.57%) MongoDB
5 150 (7.89%) Hadoop
6 122 (6.41%) Relational Database
7 104 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 102 (5.36%) SQL Server
9 79 (4.15%) HBase
10 70 (3.68%) Apache Hive
11 63 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
12 56 (2.94%) RDBMS
13 52 (2.73%) Oracle Database
14 36 (1.89%) Apache Accumulo
14 36 (1.89%) Redis
15 31 (1.63%) Neo4j
16 28 (1.47%) Blockchain
17 22 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (0.79%) GIS
19 13 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 326 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 260 (13.67%) Maven
3 232 (12.20%) Selenium
4 224 (11.78%) Jenkins
5 213 (11.20%) JUnit
6 141 (7.41%) Cucumber
7 134 (7.05%) JIRA
8 121 (6.36%) Subversion
9 85 (4.47%) Eclipse
10 83 (4.36%) Ant
11 69 (3.63%) Mercurial
12 64 (3.36%) WebDriver
13 53 (2.79%) Gradle
14 51 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 42 (2.21%) Appium
15 42 (2.21%) Vagrant
16 41 (2.16%) Mockito
17 36 (1.89%) Hudson
18 33 (1.74%) JMeter
19 32 (1.68%) IntelliJ
General
1 348 (18.30%) Finance
2 95 (4.99%) Banking
3 82 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 78 (4.10%) Games
5 35 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 34 (1.79%) Marketing
7 33 (1.74%) Electronics
8 29 (1.52%) Retail
9 23 (1.21%) Advertising
9 23 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.21%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.10%) Aerospace
11 19 (1.00%) Military
12 17 (0.89%) Legal
12 17 (0.89%) Publishing
13 15 (0.79%) Front Office
13 15 (0.79%) Prime Brokerage
14 12 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.53%) Automotive
16 8 (0.42%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (26.60%) Spring
2 311 (16.35%) HTML
3 286 (15.04%) Web Services
4 277 (14.56%) J2EE
5 264 (13.88%) Hibernate
6 241 (12.67%) REST
7 217 (11.41%) RESTful
8 183 (9.62%) CSS
9 179 (9.41%) AngularJS
10 175 (9.20%) XML
11 156 (8.20%) Java EE
12 141 (7.41%) SOAP
13 107 (5.63%) HTML5
14 104 (5.47%) Node.js
15 91 (4.78%) JSON
16 87 (4.57%) .NET
17 72 (3.79%) J2SE
17 72 (3.79%) JMS
17 72 (3.79%) JSF
18 68 (3.58%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 287 (15.09%) Computer Science
2 163 (8.57%) Algorithms
3 111 (5.84%) Fintech
4 101 (5.31%) Data Structures
5 62 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 46 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (2.37%) User Experience
9 37 (1.95%) Client/Server
10 36 (1.89%) Virtual Team
11 29 (1.52%) Bitcoin
12 28 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
14 16 (0.84%) Wiki
15 15 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
15 15 (0.79%) Internet of Things
16 14 (0.74%) iPad
16 14 (0.74%) PKI
17 12 (0.63%) IVR
17 12 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 397 (20.87%) Linux
2 163 (8.57%) Unix
3 111 (5.84%) Windows
4 86 (4.52%) Android
5 63 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 43 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.10%) CentOS
8 15 (0.79%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.74%) AIX
10 12 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.42%) Solaris
11 8 (0.42%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.26%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.21%) Debian
16 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.053%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.053%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1220 (64.14%) Software Engineering
2 950 (49.95%) Agile Software Development
3 442 (23.24%) TDD
4 380 (19.98%) Continuous Integration
5 338 (17.77%) Scrum
6 317 (16.67%) OO
7 263 (13.83%) BDD
8 246 (12.93%) DevOps
9 183 (9.62%) SDLC
10 182 (9.57%) Open Source
11 170 (8.94%) Microservices
12 162 (8.52%) Automated Testing
13 136 (7.15%) Continuous Delivery
14 131 (6.89%) OOP
15 126 (6.62%) Unit Testing
16 123 (6.47%) Multithreading
17 109 (5.73%) MVC
18 103 (5.42%) Kanban
19 102 (5.36%) Test Automation
20 98 (5.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1902 (100.00%) Java
2 603 (31.70%) SQL
3 481 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 376 (19.77%) Python
5 269 (14.14%) C++
6 195 (10.25%) C#
7 137 (7.20%) C
7 137 (7.20%) Scala
8 109 (5.73%) Ruby
9 88 (4.63%) Perl
9 88 (4.63%) PL/SQL
10 71 (3.73%) Bash Shell
11 68 (3.58%) Go
12 61 (3.21%) PHP
13 57 (3.00%) Groovy
14 33 (1.74%) Shell Script
15 22 (1.16%) TypeScript
16 20 (1.05%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.00%) PowerShell
18 18 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 338 (17.77%) Degree
2 148 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.73%) DV Cleared
4 63 (3.31%) PhD
5 38 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.00%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.68%) ISEB
8 12 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.42%) CISSP
10 7 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.21%) CCNA
11 4 (0.21%) CISA
11 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.21%) GIAC
11 4 (0.21%) HND
11 4 (0.21%) Linux+ Certification
11 4 (0.21%) MCSE
11 4 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.21%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (11.62%) QA
2 26 (1.37%) SDET
3 9 (0.47%) SLA
4 5 (0.26%) MiFID
4 5 (0.26%) PA-DSS
4 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) Section 508
5 2 (0.11%) WCAG
6 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
System Software
1 134 (7.05%) Docker
2 26 (1.37%) HDFS
3 22 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.58%) Apache Flume
5 11 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.53%) NFS
7 9 (0.47%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.42%) vSphere
9 6 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.16%) iptables
11 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.11%) XenServer
13 1 (0.053%) Ceph
13 1 (0.053%) Squid
Systems Management
1 84 (4.42%) Ansible
2 67 (3.52%) Puppet
3 51 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (1.68%) Oozie
5 26 (1.37%) Kubernetes
6 15 (0.79%) Nagios
7 11 (0.58%) Mesos
8 10 (0.53%) Grafana
8 10 (0.53%) Kibana
8 10 (0.53%) logstash
9 9 (0.47%) Salt
10 7 (0.37%) Terraform
11 6 (0.32%) Packer
11 6 (0.32%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.26%) StatsD
13 3 (0.16%) Capistrano
13 3 (0.16%) Graphite
13 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 273 (14.35%) Oracle
2 58 (3.05%) Red Hat
3 48 (2.52%) Microsoft
4 44 (2.31%) Google
5 36 (1.89%) VMware
6 32 (1.68%) Talend
7 31 (1.63%) SAP
8 29 (1.52%) PayPal
9 27 (1.42%) IBM
10 21 (1.10%) WSO2
11 20 (1.05%) Cloudera
12 17 (0.89%) Hortonworks
13 15 (0.79%) MuleSoft
13 15 (0.79%) Splunk
14 13 (0.68%) Fiorano
14 13 (0.68%) ILOG
15 12 (0.63%) Atlassian
15 12 (0.63%) Perforce
16 10 (0.53%) NetApp
16 10 (0.53%) Sophos
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + superb benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + benefits including an exceptional pen
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 25 days holiday + B/Hols + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + shares
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: negotiable, D.O.E. and inc. Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago