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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 337 327 367
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 863 1047 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.95% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.99% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 762 888 783
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -9 819 £52,500 +5.00% 119
London +16 397 £60,000 +0.84% 52
South East +25 154 £48,500 +10.22% 12
South West -32 96 £42,500 - 23
East of England +10 80 £45,000 - 9
City of London +40 67 £55,000 -12.00% 11
Cambridgeshire +18 55 £48,750 +12.71% 7
Berkshire +19 49 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Somerset +28 48 £42,000 +9.09% 4
Cambridge +13 48 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Yorkshire -3 42 £55,000 +22.22% 11
West Sussex +28 38 £47,500 +7.95%
Reading +15 34 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North West -3 34 £42,500 +6.25% 9
West Yorkshire -13 33 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Leeds +10 32 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Gloucestershire +9 28 £46,250 +54.16% 11
Scotland +24 27 £50,000 +43.88% 5
Surrey +33 25 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Manchester -4 25 £40,000 +15.94% 7
Edinburgh +24 24 £50,000 +56.25% 3
Taunton - 23 £41,000 - 3
Hampshire +3 21 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Oxfordshire -19 16 £54,000 +44.00% 6
Hertfordshire +13 14 £45,000 -
Cheltenham -2 14 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Guildford +22 13 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Bristol -49 13 £47,500 -11.62% 5
Bath 0 11 £46,000 +8.23% 1
South Yorkshire +17 9 £55,000 +53.84% 4

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 1748 (100.00%) Java
2 1034 (59.15%) Software Engineering
3 987 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
4 578 (33.07%) SQL
5 457 (26.14%) TDD
6 386 (22.08%) Degree
7 384 (21.97%) Spring
8 378 (21.62%) Linux
9 370 (21.17%) Finance
10 362 (20.71%) JavaScript
11 360 (20.59%) Scrum
12 334 (19.11%) Python
13 329 (18.82%) Web Services
14 324 (18.54%) OO
15 313 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
16 288 (16.48%) QA
17 276 (15.79%) Oracle
18 274 (15.68%) Computer Science
19 267 (15.27%) BDD
20 266 (15.22%) C++
21 259 (14.82%) HTML
22 247 (14.13%) Git (software)
23 238 (13.62%) Maven
24 224 (12.81%) NoSQL
25 220 (12.59%) Jenkins
26 214 (12.24%) DevOps
27 212 (12.13%) Selenium
27 212 (12.13%) C#
28 210 (12.01%) J2EE
29 205 (11.73%) 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
1 145 (8.30%) Tomcat
2 99 (5.66%) Apache Spark
3 94 (5.38%) Apache
4 78 (4.46%) JBoss
5 74 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
6 46 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 41 (2.35%) WebLogic
8 32 (1.83%) Confluence
9 29 (1.66%) Apache Pig
10 27 (1.54%) nginx
11 20 (1.14%) CMS
12 19 (1.09%) Mule
13 17 (0.97%) Apache Solr
13 17 (0.97%) IIS
14 15 (0.86%) SAS
15 14 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
16 13 (0.74%) GlassFish
17 12 (0.69%) Jetty
18 11 (0.63%) OpenStack
19 7 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.11%) HipChat
4 1 (0.057%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.11%) Summit
4 1 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 144 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.63%) SaaS
3 42 (2.40%) GitHub
4 33 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (1.83%) PaaS
6 29 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (1.54%) IaaS
8 24 (1.37%) Amazon S3
8 24 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 15 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 11 (0.63%) Apcera
11 11 (0.63%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.40%) iTunes
14 5 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
14 5 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 72 (4.12%) Internet
2 47 (2.69%) HTTP
3 23 (1.32%) DNS
4 18 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.92%) SMTP
6 15 (0.86%) SNMP
7 13 (0.74%) Multicast
8 12 (0.69%) SSL
9 11 (0.63%) LDAP
10 10 (0.57%) VPN
11 7 (0.40%) ATM
12 5 (0.29%) Firewall
12 5 (0.29%) LAN
12 5 (0.29%) VoIP
13 4 (0.23%) AMQP
13 4 (0.23%) SSH
14 3 (0.17%) MQTT
14 3 (0.17%) Wireshark
15 2 (0.11%) CTI
15 2 (0.11%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (12.81%) NoSQL
2 197 (11.27%) Big Data
3 183 (10.47%) Hadoop
4 153 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 146 (8.35%) MySQL
6 132 (7.55%) Relational Database
7 108 (6.18%) SQL Server
8 94 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
9 88 (5.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 49 (2.80%) Apache Hive
11 45 (2.57%) RDBMS
12 43 (2.46%) Neo4j
13 41 (2.35%) Oracle Database
14 31 (1.77%) HBase
15 27 (1.54%) Data Mining
15 27 (1.54%) Redis
16 16 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
17 15 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 15 (0.86%) Apache Accumulo
17 15 (0.86%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 247 (14.13%) Git (software)
2 238 (13.62%) Maven
3 220 (12.59%) Jenkins
4 212 (12.13%) Selenium
5 205 (11.73%) JUnit
6 157 (8.98%) Cucumber
7 142 (8.12%) JIRA
8 123 (7.04%) WebDriver
9 87 (4.98%) Ant
10 83 (4.75%) Eclipse
10 83 (4.75%) Subversion
11 57 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 53 (3.03%) Gradle
13 45 (2.57%) Hudson
14 44 (2.52%) Mockito
15 42 (2.40%) Vagrant
16 40 (2.29%) JMeter
17 39 (2.23%) TeamCity
18 37 (2.12%) IntelliJ
19 36 (2.06%) JBehave
General
1 370 (21.17%) Finance
2 84 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 64 (3.66%) Retail
4 56 (3.20%) Games
5 54 (3.09%) Banking
6 44 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 34 (1.95%) Marketing
8 28 (1.60%) Front Office
9 24 (1.37%) Advertising
10 20 (1.14%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.09%) Electronics
12 16 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.86%) Automotive
13 15 (0.86%) Law
14 14 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.74%) Publishing
16 12 (0.69%) Legal
16 12 (0.69%) Music Industry
17 11 (0.63%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.46%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (21.97%) Spring
2 329 (18.82%) Web Services
3 259 (14.82%) HTML
4 210 (12.01%) J2EE
5 191 (10.93%) REST
6 184 (10.53%) RESTful
7 179 (10.24%) Hibernate
8 158 (9.04%) CSS
9 151 (8.64%) XML
10 133 (7.61%) Java EE
11 114 (6.52%) SOAP
12 112 (6.41%) Node.js
13 110 (6.29%) AngularJS
14 103 (5.89%) JMS
15 99 (5.66%) HTML5
16 85 (4.86%) JSON
17 78 (4.46%) .NET
18 60 (3.43%) jQuery
19 51 (2.92%) Ajax
19 51 (2.92%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 274 (15.68%) Computer Science
2 167 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (7.49%) Algorithms
4 76 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 71 (4.06%) Mathematics
6 54 (3.09%) Fintech
7 52 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
8 49 (2.80%) Artificial Intelligence
9 43 (2.46%) Mobile App
10 42 (2.40%) User Experience
11 36 (2.06%) Hedge funds
12 30 (1.72%) Digital Media
12 30 (1.72%) Physics
13 29 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 27 (1.54%) RIA
15 22 (1.26%) Client/Server
16 17 (0.97%) Public Cloud
17 16 (0.92%) Linked Data
18 14 (0.80%) Clustering
18 14 (0.80%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 378 (21.62%) Linux
2 199 (11.38%) Unix
3 117 (6.69%) Windows
4 80 (4.58%) Android
5 44 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.63%) Mesosphere
9 7 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.34%) CentOS
10 6 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.34%) Solaris
11 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.17%) AIX
12 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.057%) Symbian OS
14 1 (0.057%) VMS
14 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1034 (59.15%) Software Engineering
2 987 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
3 457 (26.14%) TDD
4 360 (20.59%) Scrum
5 324 (18.54%) OO
6 313 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
7 267 (15.27%) BDD
8 214 (12.24%) DevOps
9 193 (11.04%) Open Source
10 157 (8.98%) SDLC
11 155 (8.87%) OOP
12 153 (8.75%) Multithreading
13 135 (7.72%) Automated Testing
14 118 (6.75%) Unit Testing
15 114 (6.52%) Test Automation
16 104 (5.95%) E-Commerce
16 104 (5.95%) Microservices
17 96 (5.49%) Mentoring
18 92 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
18 92 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1748 (100.00%) Java
2 578 (33.07%) SQL
3 362 (20.71%) JavaScript
4 334 (19.11%) Python
5 266 (15.22%) C++
6 212 (12.13%) C#
7 204 (11.67%) Scala
8 125 (7.15%) Ruby
9 94 (5.38%) C
10 71 (4.06%) PL/SQL
11 67 (3.83%) Perl
12 58 (3.32%) Groovy
13 45 (2.57%) PHP
14 41 (2.35%) Bash Shell
15 33 (1.89%) Go
16 30 (1.72%) Clojure
17 28 (1.60%) Shell Script
18 21 (1.20%) R
19 20 (1.14%) T-SQL
20 18 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 386 (22.08%) Degree
2 91 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 45 (2.57%) PhD
4 33 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 31 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.26%) ISTQB
7 20 (1.14%) ISEB
8 6 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.29%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.11%) HND
10 2 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
10 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.057%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.057%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.057%) MOS
11 1 (0.057%) OCP
11 1 (0.057%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.057%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (16.48%) QA
2 33 (1.89%) SDET
3 11 (0.63%) SLA
4 7 (0.40%) ISO15022
4 7 (0.40%) ISO20022
4 7 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.23%) Section 508
5 4 (0.23%) WCAG
6 3 (0.17%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) HL7
8 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 165 (9.44%) Docker
2 51 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.66%) HDFS
4 25 (1.43%) Apache Flume
4 25 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.97%) VirtualBox
6 12 (0.69%) Active Directory
7 9 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.17%) Snort
10 2 (0.11%) KVM
10 2 (0.11%) LXC
10 2 (0.11%) Varnish
11 1 (0.057%) Gluster
11 1 (0.057%) iptables
11 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.057%) Xen
Systems Management
1 117 (6.69%) Puppet
2 82 (4.69%) Ansible
2 82 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (2.17%) Mesos
4 29 (1.66%) Kubernetes
5 26 (1.49%) Salt
6 24 (1.37%) Nagios
7 21 (1.20%) Oozie
8 9 (0.51%) Graphite
9 8 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.40%) Capistrano
10 7 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.34%) Grafana
11 6 (0.34%) Kibana
12 4 (0.23%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.17%) logstash
13 3 (0.17%) OSSEC
13 3 (0.17%) Packer
13 3 (0.17%) Terraform
14 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 276 (15.79%) Oracle
2 61 (3.49%) VMware
3 55 (3.15%) Microsoft
4 31 (1.77%) TIBCO
5 29 (1.66%) Sophos
6 26 (1.49%) SAP
7 24 (1.37%) IBM
8 22 (1.26%) Splunk
9 20 (1.14%) HP
10 17 (0.97%) Atlassian
11 16 (0.92%) Cloudera
12 15 (0.86%) Google
12 15 (0.86%) Sybase
13 14 (0.80%) Informatica
13 14 (0.80%) Sun
14 13 (0.74%) MuleSoft
15 12 (0.69%) PayPal
15 12 (0.69%) Talend
16 11 (0.63%) Red Hat
16 11 (0.63%) WorldPay
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £49056.00 per annum + 20% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + good company ben
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday