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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 338 355 300
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 876 963 1187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.87% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.90% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 765 825 1060
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +24 851 £50,000 +5.26% 85
London +44 454 £60,000 +9.09% 41
South East +8 147 £50,000 +13.63% 12
East of England +45 93 £45,000 - 8
City of London +57 79 £55,000 +7.31% 10
South West -15 73 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Cambridgeshire +32 62 £50,000 +16.27% 6
Cambridge +28 50 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Yorkshire -3 38 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Surrey +33 34 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Leeds +21 33 £55,000 +22.22% 4
West Yorkshire -10 33 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Berkshire +6 32 £50,000 -9.09% 3
North West +28 29 £40,000 +15.94% 4
Somerset +10 26 £40,063 -5.73% 6
Hampshire +8 26 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +7 26 £62,500 +21.95% 3
Manchester -3 26 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Gloucestershire +16 25 £48,750 +95.00% 3
West Sussex -4 24 £40,000 -9.09%
Hertfordshire +35 21 £45,000 - 1
Abingdon - 18 - -
Taunton - 17 £40,531 - 4
Bristol -23 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Reading 0 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Guildford +20 10 £32,500 -30.10% 1
Cheltenham -5 10 £50,000 +8.10%
East Midlands -5 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Staines - 10 £55,500 - 1
Nottingham +12 9 £45,000 +2.27% 1

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1838 (100.00%) Java
2 1133 (61.64%) Software Engineering
3 994 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
4 555 (30.20%) SQL
5 489 (26.61%) Degree
6 485 (26.39%) TDD
7 420 (22.85%) Spring
8 390 (21.22%) Scrum
9 377 (20.51%) JavaScript
10 376 (20.46%) Linux
11 370 (20.13%) OO
12 339 (18.44%) Computer Science
13 338 (18.39%) Python
14 334 (18.17%) Web Services
15 322 (17.52%) Finance
16 318 (17.30%) QA
17 302 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
18 300 (16.32%) Oracle
19 299 (16.27%) C++
20 277 (15.07%) C#
20 277 (15.07%) Git (software)
21 272 (14.80%) Maven
22 257 (13.98%) HTML
23 247 (13.44%) BDD
24 235 (12.79%) Jenkins
25 232 (12.62%) JUnit
26 222 (12.08%) NoSQL
27 220 (11.97%) J2EE
28 217 (11.81%) Selenium
29 216 (11.75%) Hibernate

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
1 144 (7.83%) Tomcat
2 108 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 101 (5.50%) JBoss
4 88 (4.79%) Apache
5 82 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
6 61 (3.32%) WebSphere
7 35 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 34 (1.85%) Confluence
9 29 (1.58%) Apache Solr
10 25 (1.36%) Apache Pig
11 22 (1.20%) Mule
12 21 (1.14%) GlassFish
12 21 (1.14%) nginx
13 14 (0.76%) Jetty
13 14 (0.76%) SAS
14 13 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (0.54%) CMS
16 9 (0.49%) IIS
17 8 (0.44%) OpenStack
18 7 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.11%) HipChat
2 2 (0.11%) MS Office
2 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 164 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (2.12%) GitHub
2 39 (2.12%) SaaS
3 37 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (1.80%) Amazon S3
4 33 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.69%) PaaS
6 23 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 22 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 20 (1.09%) IaaS
9 15 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (0.60%) OpenShift
11 9 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.27%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.92%) Internet
2 56 (3.05%) HTTP
3 20 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 19 (1.03%) DNS
5 13 (0.71%) Multicast
6 11 (0.60%) SNMP
6 11 (0.60%) SSL
7 9 (0.49%) AMQP
7 9 (0.49%) LDAP
7 9 (0.49%) MQTT
7 9 (0.49%) VPN
8 8 (0.44%) SMTP
9 7 (0.38%) ATM
10 6 (0.33%) LAN
11 5 (0.27%) Firewall
12 4 (0.22%) SSH
13 3 (0.16%) CTI
13 3 (0.16%) VoIP
14 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.11%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (12.08%) NoSQL
2 209 (11.37%) Hadoop
3 192 (10.45%) Big Data
4 172 (9.36%) MySQL
5 145 (7.89%) Relational Database
6 132 (7.18%) SQL Server
7 121 (6.58%) MongoDB
8 94 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
9 76 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 53 (2.88%) RDBMS
11 52 (2.83%) Apache Hive
12 44 (2.39%) Oracle Database
13 32 (1.74%) Neo4j
14 26 (1.41%) Data Mining
15 25 (1.36%) HBase
16 24 (1.31%) Redis
17 23 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
18 22 (1.20%) Couchbase
19 16 (0.87%) Impala
20 15 (0.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 277 (15.07%) Git (software)
2 272 (14.80%) Maven
3 235 (12.79%) Jenkins
4 232 (12.62%) JUnit
5 217 (11.81%) Selenium
6 163 (8.87%) Cucumber
7 150 (8.16%) JIRA
8 118 (6.42%) WebDriver
9 107 (5.82%) Subversion
10 100 (5.44%) Ant
11 93 (5.06%) Eclipse
12 56 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 55 (2.99%) TeamCity
14 51 (2.77%) Hudson
15 42 (2.29%) Mockito
16 41 (2.23%) JBehave
17 39 (2.12%) Mercurial
18 37 (2.01%) Gradle
18 37 (2.01%) IntelliJ
18 37 (2.01%) Vagrant
General
1 322 (17.52%) Finance
2 78 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 69 (3.75%) Banking
4 64 (3.48%) Retail
5 50 (2.72%) Games
6 37 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 35 (1.90%) Front Office
8 30 (1.63%) Marketing
9 25 (1.36%) Advertising
10 20 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (0.98%) Investment Banking
12 16 (0.87%) Billing
13 15 (0.82%) Electronics
13 15 (0.82%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.76%) Law
14 14 (0.76%) Legal
15 13 (0.71%) Publishing
16 12 (0.65%) Automotive
17 10 (0.54%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.44%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (22.85%) Spring
2 334 (18.17%) Web Services
3 257 (13.98%) HTML
4 220 (11.97%) J2EE
5 216 (11.75%) Hibernate
6 198 (10.77%) REST
7 197 (10.72%) XML
8 181 (9.85%) CSS
9 158 (8.60%) RESTful
10 133 (7.24%) JMS
11 129 (7.02%) Java EE
12 127 (6.91%) AngularJS
13 110 (5.98%) Node.js
14 107 (5.82%) JSON
15 104 (5.66%) SOAP
16 100 (5.44%) HTML5
17 73 (3.97%) .NET
18 68 (3.70%) JPA
19 67 (3.65%) jQuery
20 61 (3.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 339 (18.44%) Computer Science
2 192 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 134 (7.29%) Algorithms
4 124 (6.75%) Mathematics
5 70 (3.81%) Data Structures
6 50 (2.72%) Hedge funds
7 48 (2.61%) Fintech
8 47 (2.56%) Physics
9 45 (2.45%) Mobile App
10 42 (2.29%) User Experience
11 40 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
13 32 (1.74%) Digital Media
14 27 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 26 (1.41%) N-Tier
16 25 (1.36%) Client/Server
16 25 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
17 23 (1.25%) RIA
18 20 (1.09%) Data Integration
19 17 (0.92%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 376 (20.46%) Linux
2 208 (11.32%) Unix
3 148 (8.05%) Windows
4 79 (4.30%) Android
5 40 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.60%) Mesosphere
10 6 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.27%) Debian
12 4 (0.22%) CentOS
12 4 (0.22%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) AIX
14 2 (0.11%) Solaris
15 1 (0.054%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1133 (61.64%) Software Engineering
2 994 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
3 485 (26.39%) TDD
4 390 (21.22%) Scrum
5 370 (20.13%) OO
6 302 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
7 247 (13.44%) BDD
8 206 (11.21%) Open Source
9 184 (10.01%) DevOps
10 165 (8.98%) OOP
11 162 (8.81%) Multithreading
12 145 (7.89%) SDLC
13 144 (7.83%) Unit Testing
14 136 (7.40%) Test Automation
15 131 (7.13%) Mentoring
16 127 (6.91%) Automated Testing
17 112 (6.09%) Pair Programming
18 110 (5.98%) E-Commerce
19 109 (5.93%) MVC
20 102 (5.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1838 (100.00%) Java
2 555 (30.20%) SQL
3 377 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 338 (18.39%) Python
5 299 (16.27%) C++
6 277 (15.07%) C#
7 210 (11.43%) Scala
8 150 (8.16%) Ruby
9 98 (5.33%) C
10 72 (3.92%) Perl
11 55 (2.99%) PL/SQL
12 45 (2.45%) Groovy
13 43 (2.34%) Bash Shell
14 37 (2.01%) PHP
15 34 (1.85%) Clojure
16 33 (1.80%) Shell Script
17 23 (1.25%) Go
18 18 (0.98%) VBScript
19 17 (0.92%) R
20 15 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 489 (26.61%) Degree
2 115 (6.26%) Security Cleared
3 44 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 40 (2.18%) PhD
5 30 (1.63%) DV Cleared
6 17 (0.92%) ISTQB
7 14 (0.76%) ISEB
8 5 (0.27%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.11%) HND
11 1 (0.054%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.054%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.054%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 318 (17.30%) QA
2 31 (1.69%) SDET
3 14 (0.76%) ISO15022
3 14 (0.76%) ISO20022
4 6 (0.33%) SLA
5 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.22%) Section 508
5 4 (0.22%) WCAG
6 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (7.56%) Docker
2 49 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.58%) Apache Flume
3 29 (1.58%) HDFS
4 23 (1.25%) VirtualBox
5 14 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.49%) Active Directory
6 9 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.16%) Snort
7 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.11%) LXC
8 2 (0.11%) Varnish
9 1 (0.054%) KVM
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.054%) Xen
Systems Management
1 118 (6.42%) Puppet
2 75 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (3.81%) Ansible
4 41 (2.23%) Mesos
5 31 (1.69%) Salt
6 23 (1.25%) Oozie
7 20 (1.09%) Kubernetes
8 15 (0.82%) Nagios
9 7 (0.38%) Graphite
9 7 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.22%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.22%) Kibana
12 3 (0.16%) OSSEC
13 2 (0.11%) Grafana
13 2 (0.11%) logstash
13 2 (0.11%) StatsD
13 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.054%) Packer
Vendors
1 300 (16.32%) Oracle
2 58 (3.16%) Microsoft
3 52 (2.83%) VMware
4 44 (2.39%) TIBCO
5 33 (1.80%) Google
6 31 (1.69%) Sophos
7 28 (1.52%) IBM
8 21 (1.14%) hybris
8 21 (1.14%) SAP
9 19 (1.03%) Informatica
10 18 (0.98%) Sybase
11 15 (0.82%) HP
11 15 (0.82%) Splunk
12 14 (0.76%) Cloudera
13 13 (0.71%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.71%) WorldPay
14 11 (0.60%) WSO2
15 10 (0.54%) Facebook
16 9 (0.49%) SaltStack
16 9 (0.49%) Talend
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits & shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k to 60k DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Metapack
Salary: Competitive salary + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday