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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Engineer
UK
Rank 283 326 376
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 908 942 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 0.94% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.98% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 762 820 721
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 £32,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
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 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +46 860 £55,000 +15.78% 104
London +66 372 £62,500 +4.16% 30
South East +53 126 £50,000 +17.64% 22
South West -15 125 £42,000 +5.00% 25
East of England +43 112 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Cambridgeshire +29 74 £45,000 +1.12% 5
Cambridge +29 66 £45,000 +2.27% 5
Somerset +21 58 £40,000 +8.10% 10
North West +7 56 £50,500 +26.25% 4
Manchester +9 53 £50,500 +12.22% 3
Yorkshire +9 49 £60,000 +31.14% 8
City of London -19 44 £67,500 +17.39% 6
Gloucestershire -6 38 £50,000 +17.64% 3
West Yorkshire +8 34 £60,000 +24.35% 6
Berkshire +63 31 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Bath +14 30 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leeds -1 29 £60,000 +29.03% 4
Hampshire +18 25 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Scotland +35 23 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Reading +52 21 £50,000 +26.58% 3
Oxfordshire +25 20 £55,000 +37.50% 9
Essex +21 20 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Cheltenham +19 20 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Wiltshire +38 19 £42,500 +1.19%
Surrey +13 19 £48,250 +10.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +36 17 £37,500 - 2
Milton Keynes +26 17 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Oxford +28 16 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Sheffield +14 16 £55,000 +27.90% 2
South Yorkshire +12 16 £55,000 +27.90% 2

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 1821 (100.00%) Java
2 1194 (65.57%) Software Engineering
3 949 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
4 646 (35.48%) SQL
5 494 (27.13%) Spring
6 487 (26.74%) JavaScript
7 430 (23.61%) TDD
8 387 (21.25%) Linux
9 358 (19.66%) Python
10 356 (19.55%) Finance
11 352 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
12 344 (18.89%) Degree
13 340 (18.67%) OO
14 319 (17.52%) Scrum
15 317 (17.41%) HTML
16 307 (16.86%) Web Services
16 307 (16.86%) Git (software)
17 297 (16.31%) J2EE
18 279 (15.32%) Oracle
18 279 (15.32%) Computer Science
19 278 (15.27%) BDD
20 275 (15.10%) NoSQL
21 262 (14.39%) Hibernate
22 249 (13.67%) Maven
23 246 (13.51%) C++
24 241 (13.23%) REST
25 226 (12.41%) DevOps
26 221 (12.14%) Jenkins
27 205 (11.26%) RESTful
28 203 (11.15%) 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
1 177 (9.72%) Tomcat
2 121 (6.64%) Apache
2 121 (6.64%) JBoss
3 120 (6.59%) Apache Spark
4 98 (5.38%) Elasticsearch
5 75 (4.12%) WebSphere
6 65 (3.57%) WebLogic
7 61 (3.35%) Apache Pig
8 38 (2.09%) Confluence
9 21 (1.15%) Apache ServiceMix
9 21 (1.15%) GlassFish
9 21 (1.15%) IIS
10 20 (1.10%) Apache Solr
10 20 (1.10%) Jetty
10 20 (1.10%) nginx
11 11 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 11 (0.60%) WordPress
12 10 (0.55%) Mule
12 10 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.44%) MS Office
2 8 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.33%) Summit
4 4 (0.22%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.055%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 125 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (4.12%) SaaS
3 64 (3.51%) GitHub
4 30 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.04%) Google App Engine
8 16 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.77%) PaaS
10 8 (0.44%) IaaS
11 7 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.33%) iTunes
13 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.16%) Heroku
14 3 (0.16%) Slack
14 3 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (0.11%) Google Play
15 2 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.19%) Internet
2 43 (2.36%) HTTP
3 22 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.77%) DNS
4 14 (0.77%) SMTP
5 12 (0.66%) LDAP
5 12 (0.66%) SNMP
6 11 (0.60%) SSL
7 10 (0.55%) Bluetooth
7 10 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (0.55%) iSCSI
7 10 (0.55%) VoIP
8 9 (0.49%) 802.11
8 9 (0.49%) Wireless
9 7 (0.38%) Firewall
9 7 (0.38%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.27%) AMQP
10 5 (0.27%) VPN
11 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (15.10%) NoSQL
2 196 (10.76%) MongoDB
3 193 (10.60%) MySQL
4 178 (9.77%) Big Data
5 139 (7.63%) Hadoop
6 119 (6.53%) Relational Database
7 108 (5.93%) SQL Server
8 98 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 67 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
10 65 (3.57%) Apache Hive
11 61 (3.35%) HBase
12 57 (3.13%) Oracle Database
13 48 (2.64%) RDBMS
14 39 (2.14%) Apache Accumulo
15 36 (1.98%) Redis
16 25 (1.37%) Neo4j
17 23 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
19 14 (0.77%) GIS
20 13 (0.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 307 (16.86%) Git (software)
2 249 (13.67%) Maven
3 221 (12.14%) Jenkins
4 203 (11.15%) JUnit
5 187 (10.27%) Selenium
6 137 (7.52%) Cucumber
7 103 (5.66%) Subversion
8 100 (5.49%) JIRA
9 80 (4.39%) Eclipse
10 69 (3.79%) Ant
11 64 (3.51%) Mercurial
12 59 (3.24%) WebDriver
13 55 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 49 (2.69%) Gradle
15 47 (2.58%) Mockito
15 47 (2.58%) Vagrant
16 35 (1.92%) IntelliJ
17 32 (1.76%) Appium
18 30 (1.65%) Hudson
19 26 (1.43%) JMeter
General
1 356 (19.55%) Finance
2 78 (4.28%) Telecoms
3 77 (4.23%) Banking
4 76 (4.17%) Games
5 43 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 43 (2.36%) Marketing
6 37 (2.03%) Electronics
6 37 (2.03%) Retail
7 32 (1.76%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.15%) Prime Brokerage
10 20 (1.10%) Aerospace
11 18 (0.99%) Advertising
12 17 (0.93%) Legal
12 17 (0.93%) Publishing
13 14 (0.77%) Military
14 11 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.55%) Front Office
16 9 (0.49%) Automotive
17 8 (0.44%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (27.13%) Spring
2 317 (17.41%) HTML
3 307 (16.86%) Web Services
4 297 (16.31%) J2EE
5 262 (14.39%) Hibernate
6 241 (13.23%) REST
7 205 (11.26%) RESTful
8 177 (9.72%) CSS
9 161 (8.84%) Java EE
10 157 (8.62%) AngularJS
11 150 (8.24%) XML
12 143 (7.85%) SOAP
13 115 (6.32%) HTML5
14 103 (5.66%) Node.js
15 85 (4.67%) JSON
16 83 (4.56%) .NET
17 71 (3.90%) JMS
18 67 (3.68%) JPA
19 66 (3.62%) J2SE
20 65 (3.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 279 (15.32%) Computer Science
2 153 (8.40%) Algorithms
3 105 (5.77%) Fintech
4 98 (5.38%) Data Structures
5 67 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (3.35%) Mathematics
7 54 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
8 50 (2.75%) User Experience
9 47 (2.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 44 (2.42%) Mobile App
11 36 (1.98%) Virtual Team
12 35 (1.92%) Physics
13 33 (1.81%) Client/Server
14 32 (1.76%) Visualisation
15 29 (1.59%) Blockchain
16 28 (1.54%) Bitcoin
17 26 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 25 (1.37%) Cryptocurrency
19 16 (0.88%) Informatics
20 15 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 387 (21.25%) Linux
2 177 (9.72%) Unix
3 96 (5.27%) Windows
4 78 (4.28%) Android
5 61 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 37 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.82%) CentOS
8 13 (0.71%) AIX
9 12 (0.66%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.60%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.55%) Solaris
12 8 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.22%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.11%) Debian
15 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.055%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.055%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1194 (65.57%) Software Engineering
2 949 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
3 430 (23.61%) TDD
4 352 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
5 340 (18.67%) OO
6 319 (17.52%) Scrum
7 278 (15.27%) BDD
8 226 (12.41%) DevOps
9 194 (10.65%) SDLC
10 165 (9.06%) Open Source
11 163 (8.95%) Microservices
12 132 (7.25%) Automated Testing
13 121 (6.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 120 (6.59%) Multithreading
15 113 (6.21%) OOP
16 109 (5.99%) Unit Testing
17 108 (5.93%) Kanban
18 103 (5.66%) MVC
19 89 (4.89%) Analytics
20 88 (4.83%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1821 (100.00%) Java
2 646 (35.48%) SQL
3 487 (26.74%) JavaScript
4 358 (19.66%) Python
5 246 (13.51%) C++
6 179 (9.83%) C#
7 143 (7.85%) Scala
8 119 (6.53%) C
9 96 (5.27%) PL/SQL
9 96 (5.27%) Ruby
10 80 (4.39%) Perl
11 69 (3.79%) Bash Shell
12 67 (3.68%) PHP
13 60 (3.29%) Go
14 43 (2.36%) Groovy
15 34 (1.87%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.48%) T-SQL
17 24 (1.32%) TypeScript
18 23 (1.26%) PowerShell
19 21 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 344 (18.89%) Degree
2 123 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 63 (3.46%) DV Cleared
4 56 (3.08%) PhD
5 30 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 12 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.44%) CISSP
10 5 (0.27%) CCNA
10 5 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.27%) ISEB
11 4 (0.22%) CISA
11 4 (0.22%) CISM
11 4 (0.22%) GIAC
11 4 (0.22%) HND
11 4 (0.22%) MCSE
11 4 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.22%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (10.38%) QA
2 21 (1.15%) SDET
3 12 (0.66%) SLA
4 10 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.44%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.16%) MiFID
7 2 (0.11%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) Section 508
8 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
System Software
1 135 (7.41%) Docker
2 24 (1.32%) HDFS
3 22 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.55%) Apache Flume
6 10 (0.55%) NFS
7 8 (0.44%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.33%) vSphere
9 4 (0.22%) iptables
10 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.055%) Ceph
11 1 (0.055%) Gluster
11 1 (0.055%) KVM
Systems Management
1 89 (4.89%) Ansible
2 81 (4.45%) Puppet
3 56 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (1.92%) Oozie
5 26 (1.43%) Kubernetes
6 20 (1.10%) Nagios
7 13 (0.71%) Grafana
7 13 (0.71%) Mesos
8 10 (0.55%) Kibana
8 10 (0.55%) logstash
8 10 (0.55%) Salt
9 7 (0.38%) Packer
9 7 (0.38%) Terraform
9 7 (0.38%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.33%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.27%) Graphite
12 4 (0.22%) StatsD
13 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 2 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 279 (15.32%) Oracle
2 50 (2.75%) Red Hat
3 49 (2.69%) Microsoft
4 43 (2.36%) VMware
5 40 (2.20%) Google
5 40 (2.20%) SAP
6 32 (1.76%) IBM
7 29 (1.59%) PayPal
8 23 (1.26%) Talend
9 20 (1.10%) Cloudera
9 20 (1.10%) MuleSoft
9 20 (1.10%) WSO2
10 19 (1.04%) Hortonworks
10 19 (1.04%) Splunk
11 15 (0.82%) Atlassian
12 14 (0.77%) Perforce
13 13 (0.71%) Sun
14 12 (0.66%) Fiorano
14 12 (0.66%) ILOG
14 12 (0.66%) Sybase
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + flexible hours, bonus, equity
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + stock options + free food!
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Up to £65k plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome Package
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum & bonus and good company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday