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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 339 338 330
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 856 1032 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.94% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.97% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 747 888 913
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 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -13 820 £52,500 +9.37% 126
London +18 420 £60,000 +4.34% 53
South East -4 153 £50,000 +16.27% 23
East of England +40 83 £45,000 - 10
South West -38 77 £41,000 +5.12% 19
City of London +44 74 £56,250 +4.65% 14
Cambridgeshire +26 57 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Cambridge +20 47 £47,500 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire -5 44 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Berkshire -1 41 £50,000 - 5
Leeds +21 38 £55,000 +22.22% 7
West Yorkshire +2 38 £55,000 +22.22% 8
West Sussex +14 36 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Somerset +15 33 £41,000 -3.52% 4
North West +10 29 £40,000 +15.94% 8
Reading +7 26 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +25 25 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Gloucestershire +1 25 £45,000 +80.00% 10
Manchester +10 23 £40,000 +15.94% 6
Hampshire +4 23 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Oxfordshire -16 22 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Taunton - 20 £40,531 -
Hertfordshire +23 17 £45,000 - 1
Scotland -3 15 £50,000 +43.88% 4
Edinburgh +8 13 £50,000 +56.25% 2
Guildford +22 12 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Cheltenham -7 12 £50,000 +66.66%
Bristol -48 11 £40,000 -21.95% 2
Abingdon - 10 - -
East Midlands -2 9 £45,000 -4.25% 3

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1822 (100.00%) Java
2 1095 (60.10%) Software Engineering
3 1015 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
4 577 (31.67%) SQL
5 489 (26.84%) TDD
6 459 (25.19%) Degree
7 398 (21.84%) Spring
8 386 (21.19%) Linux
9 384 (21.08%) Scrum
10 373 (20.47%) JavaScript
11 361 (19.81%) Finance
12 341 (18.72%) Web Services
13 340 (18.66%) OO
14 334 (18.33%) Python
15 327 (17.95%) QA
16 325 (17.84%) Computer Science
17 304 (16.68%) Continuous Integration
18 294 (16.14%) C++
18 294 (16.14%) Oracle
19 267 (14.65%) BDD
20 266 (14.60%) Git (software)
21 260 (14.27%) HTML
22 254 (13.94%) Maven
23 241 (13.23%) C#
24 224 (12.29%) JUnit
25 222 (12.18%) Scala
25 222 (12.18%) Selenium
26 221 (12.13%) Jenkins
27 220 (12.07%) NoSQL
28 214 (11.75%) J2EE

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
1 151 (8.29%) Tomcat
2 103 (5.65%) Apache Spark
3 90 (4.94%) Apache
4 86 (4.72%) JBoss
5 63 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
6 54 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 39 (2.14%) WebLogic
8 36 (1.98%) Confluence
9 25 (1.37%) Apache Pig
10 23 (1.26%) Apache Solr
11 22 (1.21%) Mule
11 22 (1.21%) nginx
12 19 (1.04%) GlassFish
13 15 (0.82%) IIS
13 15 (0.82%) SAS
14 13 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
14 13 (0.71%) CMS
14 13 (0.71%) Jetty
15 11 (0.60%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (0.93%) 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
1 157 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (2.14%) GitHub
2 39 (2.14%) SaaS
3 32 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (1.65%) PaaS
6 28 (1.54%) Amazon S3
7 24 (1.32%) IaaS
8 20 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 19 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 12 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.60%) OpenShift
12 7 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.27%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.22%) iTunes
15 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.45%) Internet
2 47 (2.58%) HTTP
3 21 (1.15%) DNS
4 16 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 15 (0.82%) SMTP
6 14 (0.77%) SNMP
7 13 (0.71%) LDAP
7 13 (0.71%) Multicast
8 10 (0.55%) SSL
9 9 (0.49%) VPN
10 7 (0.38%) ATM
11 6 (0.33%) LAN
12 5 (0.27%) AMQP
12 5 (0.27%) Firewall
13 4 (0.22%) MQTT
13 4 (0.22%) SSH
14 3 (0.16%) VoIP
15 2 (0.11%) CDMA
15 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
15 2 (0.11%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (12.07%) NoSQL
2 200 (10.98%) Big Data
3 198 (10.87%) Hadoop
4 155 (8.51%) MySQL
5 142 (7.79%) Relational Database
6 126 (6.92%) MongoDB
7 119 (6.53%) SQL Server
8 98 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
9 83 (4.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 54 (2.96%) RDBMS
11 47 (2.58%) Oracle Database
12 46 (2.52%) Apache Hive
13 42 (2.31%) Neo4j
14 30 (1.65%) Data Mining
15 29 (1.59%) HBase
16 22 (1.21%) Redis
17 20 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
18 16 (0.88%) OrientDB
19 15 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 266 (14.60%) Git (software)
2 254 (13.94%) Maven
3 224 (12.29%) JUnit
4 222 (12.18%) Selenium
5 221 (12.13%) Jenkins
6 165 (9.06%) Cucumber
7 155 (8.51%) JIRA
8 132 (7.24%) WebDriver
9 99 (5.43%) Eclipse
9 99 (5.43%) Subversion
10 93 (5.10%) Ant
11 57 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 49 (2.69%) Gradle
13 47 (2.58%) Hudson
13 47 (2.58%) TeamCity
14 46 (2.52%) JBehave
15 41 (2.25%) Mockito
16 40 (2.20%) IntelliJ
17 39 (2.14%) JMeter
17 39 (2.14%) Vagrant
General
1 361 (19.81%) Finance
2 82 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 62 (3.40%) Banking
4 61 (3.35%) Games
4 61 (3.35%) Retail
5 44 (2.41%) Financial Institution
6 31 (1.70%) Front Office
6 31 (1.70%) Marketing
7 26 (1.43%) Advertising
8 20 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.82%) Electronics
10 15 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.77%) Automotive
11 14 (0.77%) Law
12 12 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 12 (0.66%) Billing
12 12 (0.66%) Legal
12 12 (0.66%) Publishing
13 8 (0.44%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (21.84%) Spring
2 341 (18.72%) Web Services
3 260 (14.27%) HTML
4 214 (11.75%) J2EE
5 188 (10.32%) RESTful
6 187 (10.26%) Hibernate
7 180 (9.88%) REST
8 173 (9.50%) CSS
8 173 (9.50%) XML
9 133 (7.30%) Java EE
10 119 (6.53%) AngularJS
11 113 (6.20%) JMS
12 105 (5.76%) SOAP
13 103 (5.65%) Node.js
14 99 (5.43%) HTML5
15 94 (5.16%) JSON
16 71 (3.90%) .NET
17 60 (3.29%) Ajax
18 58 (3.18%) JPA
18 58 (3.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 325 (17.84%) Computer Science
2 190 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 136 (7.46%) Algorithms
4 104 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 71 (3.90%) Data Structures
6 52 (2.85%) Fintech
7 47 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 44 (2.41%) Hedge funds
9 42 (2.31%) Artificial Intelligence
9 42 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 42 (2.31%) Physics
10 38 (2.09%) User Experience
11 32 (1.76%) Digital Media
12 31 (1.70%) RIA
13 29 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 24 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 21 (1.15%) N-Tier
16 18 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
17 16 (0.88%) Data Integration
18 15 (0.82%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 386 (21.19%) Linux
2 207 (11.36%) Unix
3 140 (7.68%) Windows
4 75 (4.12%) Android
5 39 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 17 (0.93%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.60%) Mesosphere
9 10 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.22%) CentOS
11 4 (0.22%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.22%) Debian
11 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.16%) AIX
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.16%) Solaris
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1095 (60.10%) Software Engineering
2 1015 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
3 489 (26.84%) TDD
4 384 (21.08%) Scrum
5 340 (18.66%) OO
6 304 (16.68%) Continuous Integration
7 267 (14.65%) BDD
8 203 (11.14%) DevOps
9 199 (10.92%) Open Source
10 166 (9.11%) OOP
11 163 (8.95%) Multithreading
12 160 (8.78%) SDLC
13 135 (7.41%) Automated Testing
14 131 (7.19%) Test Automation
15 127 (6.97%) Unit Testing
16 115 (6.31%) Mentoring
17 109 (5.98%) E-Commerce
18 103 (5.65%) Pair Programming
19 96 (5.27%) High Availability
20 89 (4.88%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1822 (100.00%) Java
2 577 (31.67%) SQL
3 373 (20.47%) JavaScript
4 334 (18.33%) Python
5 294 (16.14%) C++
6 241 (13.23%) C#
7 222 (12.18%) Scala
8 148 (8.12%) Ruby
9 99 (5.43%) C
10 70 (3.84%) Perl
11 68 (3.73%) PL/SQL
12 57 (3.13%) Groovy
13 40 (2.20%) Bash Shell
14 36 (1.98%) PHP
15 34 (1.87%) Clojure
16 32 (1.76%) Shell Script
17 28 (1.54%) Go
18 19 (1.04%) R
19 17 (0.93%) T-SQL
20 14 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 459 (25.19%) Degree
2 106 (5.82%) Security Cleared
3 45 (2.47%) PhD
4 41 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.87%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 20 (1.10%) ISEB
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.27%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.11%) HND
12 1 (0.055%) CCNA
12 1 (0.055%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.055%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.055%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.055%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.055%) OCP
12 1 (0.055%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.055%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.055%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (17.95%) QA
2 39 (2.14%) SDET
3 10 (0.55%) ISO15022
3 10 (0.55%) ISO20022
4 9 (0.49%) SLA
5 4 (0.22%) Section 508
5 4 (0.22%) WCAG
6 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.11%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.055%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 157 (8.62%) Docker
2 46 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.70%) HDFS
4 27 (1.48%) Apache Flume
5 21 (1.15%) VirtualBox
6 17 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.71%) Active Directory
8 10 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.16%) Snort
10 2 (0.11%) KVM
10 2 (0.11%) LXC
10 2 (0.11%) Varnish
11 1 (0.055%) Gluster
11 1 (0.055%) iptables
11 1 (0.055%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.055%) Xen
Systems Management
1 111 (6.09%) Puppet
2 76 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (3.95%) Ansible
4 40 (2.20%) Mesos
5 28 (1.54%) Salt
6 27 (1.48%) Kubernetes
7 19 (1.04%) Nagios
8 17 (0.93%) Oozie
9 9 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.38%) Graphite
10 7 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.27%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.22%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.22%) Kibana
13 3 (0.16%) Grafana
13 3 (0.16%) OSSEC
14 2 (0.11%) Packer
14 2 (0.11%) StatsD
14 2 (0.11%) Terraform
14 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 294 (16.14%) Oracle
2 59 (3.24%) Microsoft
3 53 (2.91%) VMware
4 40 (2.20%) TIBCO
5 33 (1.81%) Sophos
6 28 (1.54%) IBM
7 22 (1.21%) Google
7 22 (1.21%) SAP
8 19 (1.04%) HP
9 17 (0.93%) Splunk
10 16 (0.88%) Informatica
11 15 (0.82%) Atlassian
11 15 (0.82%) Cloudera
12 14 (0.77%) Sybase
13 13 (0.71%) hybris
14 11 (0.60%) Red Hat
14 11 (0.60%) Sun
14 11 (0.60%) WorldPay
15 10 (0.55%) MuleSoft
15 10 (0.55%) SaltStack
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60-70k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Knowit
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday