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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 341 377 306
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 881 835 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.81% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 761 744 1038
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 May 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 May 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 +34 844 £52,500 +10.52% 77
London +26 424 £60,000 +9.09% 38
South East +13 161 £45,000 +5.88% 12
East of England +47 89 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South West +8 72 £45,000 +20.00% 12
City of London +41 62 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Cambridgeshire +37 62 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Cambridge +23 50 £59,000 +31.11% 4
Surrey +28 43 £42,750 +0.58% 3
Yorkshire -6 39 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Yorkshire +9 36 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Leeds +17 35 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Berkshire +6 32 £50,000 +2.56% 2
North West +15 31 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Oxfordshire +13 31 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hampshire +33 29 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Gloucestershire +25 28 £50,000 +100.00% 4
Bristol +3 28 £42,500 +13.33%
Manchester +10 27 £40,000 +15.94% 4
Abingdon - 27 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire +17 16 £44,250 -1.66% 1
Reading +11 16 £50,000 -9.09% 2
West Midlands -31 15 £45,000 -
Southampton +13 14 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Sussex -19 14 £40,000 +50.94%
East Midlands +2 12 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Staines +20 11 £53,500 -10.83%
Nottingham +19 11 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 11 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Scotland -13 11 £45,500 -9.00% 1

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1854 (100.00%) Java
2 1151 (62.08%) Software Engineering
3 1003 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
4 584 (31.50%) SQL
5 545 (29.40%) Degree
6 503 (27.13%) TDD
7 476 (25.67%) Spring
8 411 (22.17%) JavaScript
9 407 (21.95%) Scrum
10 393 (21.20%) Computer Science
11 385 (20.77%) Linux
12 380 (20.50%) OO
13 372 (20.06%) Web Services
14 336 (18.12%) Oracle
15 329 (17.75%) QA
16 328 (17.69%) Python
17 319 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
18 316 (17.04%) Finance
19 308 (16.61%) Maven
20 303 (16.34%) C++
21 288 (15.53%) Git (software)
22 280 (15.10%) C#
23 278 (14.99%) HTML
24 268 (14.46%) JUnit
25 267 (14.40%) Jenkins
26 253 (13.65%) Hibernate
27 247 (13.32%) J2EE
27 247 (13.32%) BDD
28 243 (13.11%) Selenium
29 241 (13.00%) XML

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
1 178 (9.60%) Tomcat
2 127 (6.85%) JBoss
3 106 (5.72%) Apache Spark
4 102 (5.50%) Apache
5 88 (4.75%) Node.js
6 81 (4.37%) WebSphere
7 73 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
8 42 (2.27%) WebLogic
9 40 (2.16%) Apache Solr
10 35 (1.89%) Confluence
11 30 (1.62%) Mule
12 27 (1.46%) Apache Pig
13 25 (1.35%) GlassFish
14 18 (0.97%) nginx
15 16 (0.86%) Jetty
16 13 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
17 10 (0.54%) SAS
18 9 (0.49%) CMS
19 7 (0.38%) OpenStack
19 7 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (0.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.054%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 162 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 42 (2.27%) SaaS
3 39 (2.10%) Amazon S3
4 36 (1.94%) PaaS
5 33 (1.78%) GitHub
5 33 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 21 (1.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 21 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (0.81%) IaaS
10 11 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.59%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.27%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.83%) Internet
2 51 (2.75%) HTTP
3 19 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.76%) AMQP
4 14 (0.76%) MQTT
5 13 (0.70%) DNS
5 13 (0.70%) LDAP
5 13 (0.70%) SSL
6 9 (0.49%) Multicast
7 8 (0.43%) VPN
8 7 (0.38%) ATM
8 7 (0.38%) LAN
9 6 (0.32%) SNMP
10 5 (0.27%) SMTP
11 4 (0.22%) Firewall
11 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.22%) SSH
12 3 (0.16%) CTI
13 2 (0.11%) SS7
13 2 (0.11%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (12.14%) NoSQL
2 198 (10.68%) Hadoop
3 188 (10.14%) MySQL
4 187 (10.09%) Big Data
5 159 (8.58%) Relational Database
6 137 (7.39%) SQL Server
7 103 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 93 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
9 71 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 62 (3.34%) RDBMS
11 53 (2.86%) Apache Hive
11 53 (2.86%) Oracle Database
12 29 (1.56%) Couchbase
13 23 (1.24%) Data Mining
13 23 (1.24%) Impala
14 21 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
14 21 (1.13%) Neo4j
15 20 (1.08%) HBase
16 19 (1.02%) GIS
16 19 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 308 (16.61%) Maven
2 288 (15.53%) Git (software)
3 268 (14.46%) JUnit
4 267 (14.40%) Jenkins
5 243 (13.11%) Selenium
6 165 (8.90%) Cucumber
7 151 (8.14%) JIRA
8 121 (6.53%) WebDriver
9 118 (6.36%) Subversion
10 106 (5.72%) Eclipse
11 105 (5.66%) Ant
12 67 (3.61%) Mercurial
13 59 (3.18%) Hudson
14 53 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 53 (2.86%) TeamCity
15 50 (2.70%) Mockito
16 47 (2.54%) JBehave
17 39 (2.10%) Gradle
18 38 (2.05%) JMeter
19 37 (2.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 316 (17.04%) Finance
2 77 (4.15%) Banking
3 75 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 62 (3.34%) Retail
5 48 (2.59%) Games
6 40 (2.16%) Front Office
7 38 (2.05%) Financial Institution
8 29 (1.56%) Marketing
9 25 (1.35%) Advertising
10 20 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 20 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (0.97%) Billing
12 14 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.70%) Electronics
14 12 (0.65%) Law
14 12 (0.65%) Publishing
15 10 (0.54%) Legal
16 9 (0.49%) French Language
17 8 (0.43%) Automotive
18 7 (0.38%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (25.67%) Spring
2 372 (20.06%) Web Services
3 278 (14.99%) HTML
4 253 (13.65%) Hibernate
5 247 (13.32%) J2EE
6 241 (13.00%) XML
7 211 (11.38%) REST
8 198 (10.68%) CSS
9 168 (9.06%) JMS
10 161 (8.68%) RESTful
11 138 (7.44%) AngularJS
12 137 (7.39%) Java EE
13 127 (6.85%) JSON
14 104 (5.61%) SOAP
15 99 (5.34%) HTML5
16 96 (5.18%) jQuery
17 93 (5.02%) JPA
17 93 (5.02%) Spring MVC
18 72 (3.88%) .NET
19 65 (3.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 393 (21.20%) Computer Science
2 197 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
3 166 (8.95%) Mathematics
4 138 (7.44%) Algorithms
5 73 (3.94%) Data Structures
6 68 (3.67%) Physics
7 50 (2.70%) Hedge funds
8 43 (2.32%) Fintech
9 39 (2.10%) User Experience
10 37 (2.00%) Mobile App
11 32 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
11 32 (1.73%) N-Tier
12 31 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
13 28 (1.51%) Digital Media
14 26 (1.40%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 25 (1.35%) RIA
16 24 (1.29%) Artificial Intelligence
16 24 (1.29%) Data Integration
17 17 (0.92%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 385 (20.77%) Linux
2 219 (11.81%) Unix
3 163 (8.79%) Windows
4 80 (4.31%) Android
5 46 (2.48%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.59%) Mesosphere
9 10 (0.54%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.54%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.22%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.22%) Debian
10 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.16%) CentOS
11 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.11%) AIX
12 2 (0.11%) Solaris
13 1 (0.054%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1151 (62.08%) Software Engineering
2 1003 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
3 503 (27.13%) TDD
4 407 (21.95%) Scrum
5 380 (20.50%) OO
6 319 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
7 247 (13.32%) BDD
8 198 (10.68%) Open Source
9 172 (9.28%) DevOps
10 163 (8.79%) Multithreading
10 163 (8.79%) OOP
11 153 (8.25%) Unit Testing
12 141 (7.61%) SDLC
13 140 (7.55%) MVC
14 136 (7.34%) Mentoring
14 136 (7.34%) Test Automation
15 129 (6.96%) SOA
16 128 (6.90%) Pair Programming
17 127 (6.85%) Automated Testing
18 101 (5.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1854 (100.00%) Java
2 584 (31.50%) SQL
3 411 (22.17%) JavaScript
4 328 (17.69%) Python
5 303 (16.34%) C++
6 280 (15.10%) C#
7 189 (10.19%) Scala
8 161 (8.68%) Ruby
9 102 (5.50%) C
10 75 (4.05%) Perl
11 48 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.27%) PHP
13 41 (2.21%) Bash Shell
14 40 (2.16%) Groovy
15 32 (1.73%) Shell Script
16 31 (1.67%) Clojure
17 20 (1.08%) VBScript
18 19 (1.02%) XPath
19 15 (0.81%) T-SQL
20 14 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 545 (29.40%) Degree
2 106 (5.72%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 34 (1.83%) PhD
5 32 (1.73%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.13%) ISEB
8 5 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.16%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.11%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.11%) HND
11 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.054%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.054%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (17.75%) QA
2 27 (1.46%) SDET
3 16 (0.86%) ISO15022
3 16 (0.86%) ISO20022
4 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.11%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.11%) Section 508
6 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.054%) SLA
System Software
1 126 (6.80%) Docker
2 49 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.62%) Apache Flume
4 25 (1.35%) HDFS
5 22 (1.19%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.22%) Active Directory
9 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.16%) Snort
10 2 (0.11%) LXC
10 2 (0.11%) Varnish
11 1 (0.054%) KVM
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.054%) Xen
Systems Management
1 114 (6.15%) Puppet
2 76 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (3.45%) Ansible
4 43 (2.32%) Mesos
5 28 (1.51%) Oozie
6 26 (1.40%) Salt
7 16 (0.86%) Kubernetes
8 10 (0.54%) Nagios
9 8 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.22%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.16%) Graphite
11 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.16%) OSSEC
12 2 (0.11%) Kibana
12 2 (0.11%) logstash
13 1 (0.054%) CloudHub
13 1 (0.054%) Nessus
13 1 (0.054%) Nmap
13 1 (0.054%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 336 (18.12%) Oracle
2 64 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 54 (2.91%) VMware
4 47 (2.54%) Google
5 43 (2.32%) TIBCO
6 35 (1.89%) Sophos
7 31 (1.67%) IBM
8 27 (1.46%) hybris
9 26 (1.40%) Sybase
10 22 (1.19%) Informatica
10 22 (1.19%) SAP
11 19 (1.02%) WSO2
12 15 (0.81%) Facebook
12 15 (0.81%) Splunk
12 15 (0.81%) webMethods
13 14 (0.76%) HP
13 14 (0.76%) WorldPay
14 13 (0.70%) Red Hat
15 12 (0.65%) Cloudera
15 12 (0.65%) Talend
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive Salary depending on experience!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £29000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 58k-60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago